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September 2016


Monday, September 12

Senior Fitness Class
HOSTED BY: Christian Village/Silver Fox Fitness
WHO: Public
DETAILS:  Free of charge and is open to the public. Due to construction, entrance and parking is only from Short 8th St.
WHERE: Christian Village Congregate Building
WHEN: 10:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

CICBC Blood Drive
HOSTED BY: Atlanta Community
WHO: Public
DETAILS:  For your convenience, please call the blood center toll-free to sign up at 1-866-GIVE-BLD or schedule an appointment online at www.bloodcenterimpact.org  Walk-ins are also welcome and appreciated.
WHERE:  105 S.W. Church Street, Atlanta
WHEN:  10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Ready Readers Storytime
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Children, K through 2nd grade
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday, September 13

Blood pressure screenings
HOSTED BY: 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 a.m. to noon

Book Buddies Storytime
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Children, ages 3 to 4, 5 if not in Kindergarten
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 10 a.m.

Little Listeners Storytime
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Children, ages 6 months to 2 years
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 10 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. choose Tuesday or Wednesday

Lincoln Kiwanis
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Kiwanis
WHO: Members and prospective members
DETAILS:  Kiwanis is a service organization working to serve the children of the world.
WHERE: Logan Lanes
WHEN: Noon

Tuesday Night Bingo at the Oasis
HOSTED BY: Oasis Senior Center
WHO: Public (membership not required)
DETAILS:  Come early for dinner then enjoy an evening of Bingo.  We will offer large jackpots and a great atmosphere!
WHERE: Oasis Senior Center, 2810 Woodlawn Road, Lincoln
WHEN: 5 p.m. Dinner service; 6:30 p.m. Bingo

Grief Share Community Group
HOSTED BY: Open Arms Christian Fellowship
WHO: Public
WHERE: 813 Woodlawn Road, Lincoln
WHEN: 6:30 p.m.

Lincoln Writers Club
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Writers Club
WHO: Members and guests
DETAILS:
Suggested topics: Your first pet, a musical instrument, or your secret love or first crush. For more information, please call 732-2723. All Welcome
WHERE: Lincoln College, Meyer-Evans Student Center Alumni Room, Lincoln
WHEN: 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 14

Book Buddies Storytime
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Children, ages 3 to 4, 5 if not in Kindergarten
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 10 a.m.

Little Listeners Storytime
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Children, ages 6 months to 2 years
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 10 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. choose Tuesday or Wednesday

Prayer in the Park
WHO: Open to all
DETAILS:  Join others from the area as they come together to pray for the local government, school system, businesses, churches and families
WHERE: The Bandstand in Latham Park
WHEN: Noon

Breastfeeding support group
HOSTED BY: Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital
WHO: New mothers
DETAILS:
Breastfeeding support group meets weekly. Participants weigh their babies and have an opportunity to share stories and ask questions of a certified lactation consultant. Bring your lunch.
WHERE: Steinfort B at ALMH, 200 Stahlhut Drive
WHEN: Noon to 1:30 p.m.

Lincoln Rotary Club meeting
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Rotary Club
WHO: Rotary members
DETAILS: Weekly meeting
WHERE: Meyer-Evans Student Center, Lincoln College
WHEN: Noon

Thursday, September 15

Explorer Club
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Grades 3 through 5
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 3:30 p.m.

Express Yourself! Back to School event
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Teens grades 6 through 12
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Friday, September 16

Diabetes Support Group
HOSTED BY: Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital/Oasis Senior Center
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Meets monthly on the third Friday of the month
WHERE: Oasis Senior Center, 2810 Woodlawn Road, Lincoln
WHEN: 11 a.m. to Noon

3rd Fridays Downtown Lincoln
HOSTED BY: City of Lincoln
WHO: Public
DETAILS: An evening of fun, games, live music, food, and special themes, held monthly throughout the summer
WHERE: Downtown Lincoln
WHEN: 5:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 17

46th Annual Abraham Lincoln National Railsplitting Festival

Logan County Autumn Pickers Market
See Advertisement in Lincoln Daily News

Bake Sale to benefit Veteran's Celebration
HOSTED BY: St. John United Church of Christ and First Baptist Church
WHO: Public
DETAILS See story in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE:  Cronin Brothers VFW, Fifth Street, Lincoln
WHEN: 8 a.m. to ?

LCG&HS Cemetery Walk
HOSTED BY: Logan County Genealogical & Hisitorical Society
WHO: Public/donation accepted
DETAILS See story in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE:  Holy Family and Calvary Cemeteries (south of old Union Cemetery) Lincoln
WHEN: 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 1 to 3 p.m. (walks start in 15 minute intervals)

Learn about the Power of Produce
at ALMH Market
HOSTED BY: ALMH Market, Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital
WHO: Public
DETAILS Each week the market will offer the Power of Produce program free for youngsters, along with free fitness classes, a walking trail, and other offerings such as free health screenings, free cooking demonstrations, and "Community Day."  The Market will be not just a place to shop, but a destination to spend a great morning on a healthy family outing.
WHERE:  Logan County Fairground
WHEN: 8 a.m. to Noon

3rd Saturday Dance at the Oasis
HOSTED BY: Oasis Senior Center
WHO: Public with paid admission
DETAILS:  Do you like to dance? Have you found it hard to find a dance hall these days? Well, the Oasis is the place for you!  Bill Gossett will serve as DJ, playing oldies, but goodies from the 30ís, 40ís, 50ís and 60ís. Admission fee will include drinks and popcorn. Come on out on the 3rd Saturday for food, fun and fancy foot work!
WHERE: Oasis Senior Center, 2810 Woodlawn Road
WHEN: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Sunday, September 18

46th Annual Abraham Lincoln National Railsplitting Festival

Logan County Autumn Pickers Market
See Advertisement in Lincoln Daily News

Bake Sale to benefit Veteran's Celebration
HOSTED BY: St. John United Church of Christ and First Baptist Church
WHO: Public
DETAILS See story in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE:  Cronin Brothers VFW, Fifth Street, Lincoln
WHEN: 8 a.m. to ?

Monday, September 19

Senior Fitness Class
HOSTED BY: Christian Village/Silver Fox Fitness
WHO: Public
DETAILS:  Free of charge and is open to the public. Due to construction, entrance and parking is only from Short 8th St.
WHERE: Christian Village Congregate Building
WHEN: 10:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Ready Readers Storytime
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Children, K through 2nd grade
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 3:30 p.m.

Military order of the Purple Heart
HOSTED BY: Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 159 and Auxiliary 159
WHO: Members
DETAILS: Monthly meeting of both the chapter and the auxiliary.  For questions about the chapter, auxiliary or membership call Melanie 217-871-8254. 
WHERE: VFW Post 755, 2211 Old Jacksonville Road, Springfield
WHEN: 5:30 p.m.

Tuesday, September 20

Blood pressure screenings
HOSTED BY: 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 a.m. to noon

Book Buddies Storytime
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Children, ages 3 to 4, 5 if not in Kindergarten
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 10 a.m.

Little Listeners Storytime
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Children, ages 6 months to 2 years
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 10 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. choose Tuesday or Wednesday

Tuesday Night Bingo at the Oasis
HOSTED BY: Oasis Senior Center
WHO: Public (membership not required)
DETAILS:  Come early for dinner then enjoy an evening of Bingo.  We will offer large jackpots and a great atmosphere!
WHERE: Oasis Senior Center, 2810 Woodlawn Road, Lincoln
WHEN: 5 p.m. Dinner service; 6:30 p.m. Bingo

Logan County Breast Cancer Support Group
HOSTED BY: Logan County Breast Cancer Support
WHO: Cancer survivors and those who love them
DETAILS:  Come for good food and great company. No one knows like those who have been there! Open to survivors and caregivers of all cancers. If you can't make it at 6...come when you can!
WHERE: Bonanza, Lincoln
WHEN: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Grief Share Community Group
HOSTED BY: Open Arms Christian Fellowship
WHO: Public
WHERE: 813 Woodlawn Road, Lincoln
WHEN: 6:30 p.m.

Lincoln Masonic Lodge meeting
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Masons Lodge 210
WHO: Members
DETAILS:  Regularly scheduled meeting
WHERE: Lincoln Masonic Lodge 210, 2022 N. Kickapoo Street, Lincoln
WHEN: 7 p.m.

Wednesday, September 21

Book Buddies Storytime
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Children, ages 3 to 4, 5 if not in Kindergarten
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 10 a.m.

Little Listeners Storytime
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Children, ages 6 months to 2 years
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 10 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. choose Tuesday or Wednesday

Breastfeeding support group
HOSTED BY: Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital
WHO: New mothers
DETAILS:
Breastfeeding support group meets weekly. Participants weigh their babies and have an opportunity to share stories and ask questions of a certified lactation consultant. Bring your lunch.
WHERE: Steinfort B at ALMH, 200 Stahlhut Drive
WHEN: Noon to 1:30 p.m.

Lincoln Rotary Club meeting
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Rotary Club
WHO: Rotary members
DETAILS: Weekly meeting
WHERE: Meyer-Evans Student Center, Lincoln College
WHEN: Noon

American Legion 263 Auxiliary meeting
HOSTED BY: American Legion 263 Auxiliary
WHO: Members
DETAILS: Monthly meeting
WHERE: American Legion Hall, 1740 Fifth Street, Lincoln
WHEN: 7 p.m.

Railsplitter Coin Club meeting
HOSTED BY: Railsplitter Coin Club
WHO: Open to everyone
DETAILS: Monthly meeting on the third Wednesday of each month
WHERE: Friendship Manor, meeting room
Entry to the meeting room is through the side door of the visitor parking lot.

WHEN: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Thursday, September 22

Explorer Club
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Grades 3 through 5
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 3:30 p.m.

Friday, September 23

No events on the calendar

Saturday, September 24

Woofstock

Learn about the Power of Produce
at ALMH Market
HOSTED BY: ALMH Market, Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital
WHO: Public
DETAILS Each week the market will offer the Power of Produce program free for youngsters, along with free fitness classes, a walking trail, and other offerings such as free health screenings, free cooking demonstrations, and "Community Day."  The Market will be not just a place to shop, but a destination to spend a great morning on a healthy family outing.
WHERE:  Logan County Fairground
WHEN: 8 a.m. to Noon

Free Community Yoga Class
HOSTED BY: REPS Gym
WHO: Public
WHERE: REPS Gym, 300 S. McLean, Lincoln
WHEN: 10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

Melody Reed Foundation Fundraiser
HOSTED BY: Dee Howard and volunteers
WHO: Public
DETAILS Benefit to raise money to cover medical expenses for Melody Reed\\\'s fight against cancer. Pulled pork dinner, silent auction, live auction, kids auction, bake sale, music trivia contest.
WHERE:  Mount Pulaski American Legion, 100 W. Scroggin Ave., Mount Pulaski
WHEN: 5 p.m. to Midnight

Sunday, September 25

NAG Breakfast Fundraiser
HOSTED BY: Elkhart Needs and Goals
WHO: Public/Donation accepted
DETAILS:  Breakfast fundraiser with proceeds going to raising funds for lifeline and also Veterans park.  Breakfast will be donation only.
WHERE: Gina's Talk of the Town, 115 Governor Oglesby Street, Elkhart
WHEN:   9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Prenatal Class at ALMH
HOSTED BY: Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital
WHO: Public with reservation required
DETAILS:  Join us for a free prenatal class to learn about when to come to the hospital, who to expect during labor and delivery, pain relief options, breathing techniques PLUS receive a tour of the Family Maternity Suites at ALMH.   To register, please call the ALMH Obstetrics Department at 217-605-5233.
WHERE: Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital, Family Maternity Suites, 200 Stahlhut Drive, Lincoln
WHEN: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Monday, September 26

Senior Fitness Class
HOSTED BY: Christian Village/Silver Fox Fitness
WHO: Public
DETAILS:  Free of charge and is open to the public. Due to construction, entrance and parking is only from Short 8th St.
WHERE: Christian Village Congregate Building
WHEN: 10:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Ready Readers Storytime
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Children, K through 2nd grade
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 3:30 p.m.

Caregivers Together Group
HOSTED BY: The Christian Village
WHO: Public
DETAILS: Caregivers from all spectrums of the care-wheel are welcome to encourage, listen, and support each other.
WHERE: Christian Village, 1507 7th Street, Lincoln
WHEN: 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Special Needs Family Night
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: All ages
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Tuesday, September 27

Blood pressure screenings
HOSTED BY: 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 a.m. to noon

Book Buddies Storytime
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Children, ages 3 to 4, 5 if not in Kindergarten
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 10 a.m.

Little Listeners Storytime
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Children, ages 6 months to 2 years
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 10 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. choose Tuesday or Wednesday

Lincoln Kiwanis
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Kiwanis
WHO: Members and prospective members
DETAILS:  Kiwanis is a service organization working to serve the children of the world.
WHERE: Logan Lanes
WHEN: Noon

Tuesday Night Bingo at the Oasis
HOSTED BY: Oasis Senior Center
WHO: Public (membership not required)
DETAILS:  Come early for dinner then enjoy an evening of Bingo.  We will offer large jackpots and a great atmosphere!
WHERE: Oasis Senior Center, 2810 Woodlawn Road, Lincoln
WHEN: 5 p.m. Dinner service; 6:30 p.m. Bingo

Grief Share Community Group
HOSTED BY: Open Arms Christian Fellowship
WHO: Public
WHERE: 813 Woodlawn Road, Lincoln
WHEN: 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 28

Book Buddies Storytime
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Children, ages 3 to 4, 5 if not in Kindergarten
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 10 a.m.

Little Listeners Storytime
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Children, ages 6 months to 2 years
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 10 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. choose Tuesday or Wednesday

Breastfeeding support group
HOSTED BY: Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital
WHO: New mothers
DETAILS:
Breastfeeding support group meets weekly. Participants weigh their babies and have an opportunity to share stories and ask questions of a certified lactation consultant. Bring your lunch.
WHERE: Steinfort B at ALMH, 200 Stahlhut Drive
WHEN: Noon to 1:30 p.m.

Lincoln Rotary Club meeting
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Rotary Club
WHO: Rotary members
DETAILS: Weekly meeting
WHERE: Meyer-Evans Student Center, Lincoln College
WHEN: Noon

Thursday, September 29

Explorer Club
HOSTED BY: Lincoln Public Library
WHO: Grades 3 through 5
DETAILS: See September Library Notes in Lincoln Daily News
WHERE: Lincoln Public Library Annex, Lincoln
WHEN: 3:30 p.m.

Friday, September 30

No events on the calendar
 


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