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September 2013


Tuesday, Sept. 24

Blood pressure screenings
SPONSOR: Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Free blood pressure screenings are available every Tuesday.
WHERE: Wombacher Room at ALMH, 200 Stahlhut Drive
WHEN: 9 am-noon

Little Listener Lapsit Story Time
SPONSOR:
Lincoln Public Library Youth Services Department
WHO: Children ages 6 months through 2 years old
DETAILS: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, Sept. 24-Nov. 6. Preregistration is needed for accurate planning. Call 732-5732.
WHERE: Library Annex
WHEN: 10 am

Book Buddies Story Time
SPONSOR:
Lincoln Public Library Youth Services Department
WHO: Children ages 3 and 4; also age 5 if not enrolled in kindergarten
DETAILS: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, Sept. 24-Nov. 6. Preregistration is needed for accurate planning. Call 732-5732.
WHERE: Library Annex
WHEN: 10 am

Logan County Herb Guild meeting
SPONSOR: Logan County Herb Guild
WHO: Members
DETAILS: (See article.)
WHERE: Faith Lutheran Church, 2320 N. Kickapoo
WHEN: 7 pm

Wednesday, Sept. 25

Farmers' Market
SPONSOR: Farmers' Market
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Market open Wednesday and Saturday mornings, 8-noon, through October.
WHERE: Latham Park
WHEN: 8 am-noon

Little Listener Lapsit Story Time
SPONSOR:
Lincoln Public Library Youth Services Department
WHO: Children ages 6 months through 2 years old
DETAILS: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, Sept. 24-Nov. 6. Preregistration is needed for accurate planning. Call 732-5732.
WHERE: Library Annex
WHEN: 10 am

Book Buddies Story Time
SPONSOR:
Lincoln Public Library Youth Services Department
WHO: Children ages 3 and 4; also age 5 if not enrolled in kindergarten
DETAILS: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, Sept. 24-Nov. 6. Preregistration is needed for accurate planning. Call 732-5732.
WHERE: Library Annex
WHEN: 10 am

Butterflies Kids' Sale
SPONSOR: Woven Together
WHO: Public
DETAILS: All things kids! Maternity-juniors clothing, Halloween costumes, Christmas outfits, books, toys. Over 30 consignors. Benefits the Woven Together Adoption Fund.
http://butterfliesconsignment.blogspot.com/
WHERE: 230 McLean St.
WHEN: 10 am-7 pm
(Continues through Saturday)

Square Talk
SPONSOR: Main Street Lincoln and Jacy Group
WHO: Business owners
DETAILS: Topic: "7 Steps to Exit Your Business"
(See article.)
WHERE: Main Street Lincoln office, 101 S. Kickapoo St., Suite 13
WHEN: 11:30 am-1 pm

Breastfeeding support group
SPONSOR: Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital
WHO: New mothers
DETAILS: Weekly breastfeeding support group. Participants will weigh their babies and have an opportunity to share stories and ask questions of a certified lactation consultant. Bring your lunch.
http://www.almh.org/About-ALMH/News/NewsDetail.aspx?id=306

WHERE: Steinfort B at ALMH, 200 Stahlhut Drive
WHEN: Noon-1:30 pm

Lincoln Farmer's Market
SPONSOR: Lincoln Farmer's Market
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Market open Wednesdays 3-6 pm, Saturdays 7 am-noon, through Oct. 26
http://www.lincolnfarmersmarket.org/
WHERE: Scully Park, 316 S. Kickapoo
WHEN: 3-6 pm

Downtown loft tours
SPONSOR: Young Professionals Network of Logan County
WHO: Individuals in their 20s and 30s who work in Lincoln and Logan County
DETAILS: (See article.)
WHERE: Meet at Sam Sorrento's Pizzeria, downtown Lincoln
WHEN: Meet at Sorrento's at 6 pm. Tours begin at 6:15 pm.

Thursday, Sept. 26

Butterflies Kids' Sale
SPONSOR: Woven Together
WHO: Public
DETAILS: All things kids! Maternity-juniors clothing, Halloween costumes, Christmas outfits, books, toys. Over 30 consignors. Benefits the Woven Together Adoption Fund.
http://butterfliesconsignment.blogspot.com/
WHERE: 230 McLean St.
WHEN: 10 am-7 pm
(Wednesday-Saturday sale)

Mount Pulaski Rotary lunch
SPONSOR: Mount Pulaski Rotary Club
WHO: Approved, dues-paying members
DETAILS: Weekly lunch
(More information)
WHERE: Buff's Restaurant on the Mount Pulaski square 
WHEN: Noon-1 pm

Art/Craft Class
SPONSOR: Lincoln Public Library Youth Services Department
WHO: Youth ages 8-12
DETAILS: Classes on Thursdays, Sept. 26-Nov. 7. Preregistration is required for accurate planning of materials. Register one week prior to each class.
WHERE: Library Annex
WHEN: 3:30-3:50 pm

Friday, Sept. 27

Butterflies Kids' Sale
SPONSOR: Woven Together
WHO: Public
DETAILS: All things kids! Maternity-juniors clothing, Halloween costumes, Christmas outfits, books, toys. Over 30 consignors. Benefits the Woven Together Adoption Fund.
http://butterfliesconsignment.blogspot.com/
WHERE: 230 McLean St.
WHEN: 10 am-7 pm
(Wednesday-Saturday sale)

Blood drive
SPONSOR: Lincoln VFW
WHO: Open to the public
DETAILS: Central Illinois Community Blood Center blood drive. For more information or to sign up toll-free, call 1-866-GIVE-BLD (1-866-448-3253), ext. 5158, or schedule an appointment online using sponsor code 60505 at www.bloodcenterimpact.org, Walk-ins are welcome. Bring donor ID or a photo ID. 
WHERE: Freedom Hall Event Center, 915 Fifth St.
WHEN: Noon-3 pm

Saturday-Sunday, Sept. 28-29

Apple & Pork Festival
SPONSOR: DeWitt County Museum Association
WHO: Public
DETAILS: http://www.chmoorehomestead.org/apple-pork.htm
WHERE: C.H. Moore Homestead grounds, 219 E. Woodlawn, Clinton
(Directions)

Saturday, Sept. 28

Lincoln Farmer's Market
SPONSOR: Lincoln Farmer's Market
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Market open Wednesdays 3-6 pm, Saturdays 7 am-noon, through Oct. 26
http://www.lincolnfarmersmarket.org/
WHERE: Scully Park, 316 S. Kickapoo
WHEN: 7 am-noon

Elkhart Farmer's Market
WHO: Public
WHERE: West side of Horsefeathers, Elkhart
WHEN: 7 am-noon

Farmers' Market
SPONSOR: Farmers' Market
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Market open Wednesday and Saturday mornings, 8-noon, through October.
WHERE: Latham Park
WHEN: 8 am-noon

Butterflies Kids' Sale
SPONSOR: Woven Together
WHO: Public
DETAILS: All things kids! Maternity-juniors clothing, Halloween costumes, Christmas outfits, books, toys. Over 30 consignors. Benefits the Woven Together Adoption Fund.
http://butterfliesconsignment.blogspot.com/
WHERE: 230 McLean St.
WHEN: 8 am-1 pm
(Final day of Wednesday-Saturday sale)

Geocaching trail kickoff party
SPONSOR: Abraham Lincoln Tourism Bureau of Logan County
WHO: Open to everyone
DETAILS: (See article.)
WHERE: Memorial Park
WHEN: 9 am-2 pm

Dog wash
SPONSOR: Humane Society of Logan County
WHERE: Graue Inc., 1905 N. Kickapoo
WHEN: 10 am-1 pm

Church centennial
SPONSOR: First Cumberland Presbyterian Church
WHO: Congregation and community
DETAILS: (See article.)
WHERE: 110 Broadway St.
WHEN: 5:30 pm

Sunday, Sept. 29

American Legion Auxiliary fundraiser
SPONSOR: American Legion Auxiliary members
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Fundraiser for Department of Illinois candidate for American Legion Auxiliary national president, Sharon Conatser of Urbana. Vendor sales from 28 companies, quarter auction, butterfly pork chop dinner served by Sons of American Legion. For dinner tickets, contact Roseann Coers, 737-2534, or Suzann Lolling, 871-1006. Limit of 300 tickets for dinner.
WHERE: American Legion 1740 5th St,
WHEN: Vendors, noon-2 pm; quarter auction, 2-4 pm; dinner 4:30-6:30 pm

Prenatal class
SPONSOR: Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital
WHO: Expectant families
DETAILS: The prenatal classes offered at ALMH are free to expectant parents. Mothers and their partners will learn about when to come to the hospital, what to expect during labor and delivery, pain relief options, breathing techniques and more. The Lamaze approach is taught as a basis to increase each mother's confidence in her ability to give birth and to learn simple coping strategies for labor, including focused breathing, massage techniques, positioning and relaxation. The classes are taught by an experienced member of the ALMH obstetrics team and include in-depth explanations of birthing options, including cesarean delivery, induction of labor and medications. Partners will also learn about how to support mothers on the big day. Attending the class together and gathering information often helps lessen anxiety for the much-anticipated birth of a child. The class will also include a tour of the ALMH Family Maternity Suites. Please register for the class by calling the Family Maternity Suites anytime at 217-732-2161, ext. 55231. The class is offered again Oct. 27 and Dec. 8.
WHERE: ALMH, 200 Stahlhut Drive, Lincoln, Steinfort A 
WHEN: 1-5 pm

Monday, Sept. 30

Ready Readers Story Time
SPONSOR:
Lincoln Public Library Youth Services Department
WHO: Children ages 5-7
DETAILS: Mondays through Nov. 4. Preregistration is needed for accurate planning. Call 732-5732.
WHERE: Library Annex
WHEN: 3:30 pm

LCHS FFA Alumni meeting
SPONSOR: LCHS FFA Alumni
WHO: FFA alumni
DETAILS: (See article.)
WHERE: Ag room at LCHS
WHEN: 7 pm

 

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