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May 2008

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Thursday, May 1

National Day of Prayer observance
SPONSOR: Logan County churches
WHO: Public
(See article.)
WHERE: Logan County Courthouse rotunda
WHEN: Noon

Friday, May 2

Audition for "Mrs. President"
SPONSOR: Lincoln Community Theatre
WHO: Adults
DETAILS: Another audition date for summer production
St. John Church, Seventh and Maple
WHEN: 6 pm-?

Saturday, May 3

LCHS prom grand march
WHO: Public
WHERE: Downtown, around the courthouse
WHEN: 6:30 pm

Sunday, May 4

Airport Daze
WHO: Public
WHERE: Logan County Airport
WHEN: 11 am-4 pm

Lincoln MS Walk
SPONSOR: Lincoln MS Walk
WHO: Everyone is welcome
DETAILS: The MS Walk is a fundraising event to create a world free of multiple sclerosis. Get a team together, gather some donations, and come early to enjoy music and announcements. There will also be a silent auction. Walkers turning in $100 receive a T-shirt. Following the walk, there will be a drawing for prizes. Participants are urged to register early by calling 732-2339 or online at
Kickapoo Creek Park
WHEN: Check-in at 12:30 pm; team pictures at 1 pm; walk begins at 1:30

Thursday, May 8

Parent support group
SPONSORS: Parent Mentor Project and Logan County Family Connection
WHO: Parents and caregivers
DETAILS: Please contact Leslie Keller, parent mentor, at 732-2316 or with any questions or concerns.
WHERE: ADI Educational Center, 305 N. Kickapoo St.
WHEN: 6:30 pm

Saturday, May 10

Work day at old Mill
SPONSOR: Route 66 Association of Illinois
WHO: Volunteers
Watch for more information in Lincoln Daily News.

WHEN: 9 am

Glass recycling collection
SPONSORS: Logan County Joint Solid Waste Agency, Lincoln Junior Woman's Club, Saint-Gobain Containers and Lincoln Wal-Mart Supercenter
WHO: Open to public 
DETAILS: Only container glass (food, beverage) will be accepted. Clear glass, as well as amber, green and blue will be accepted. Unacceptable items include ceramics, dishware, light bulbs, fluorescent lights, window glass and mirrors. For safety reasons, no broken glass will be accepted.
Glass preparation: Rinse containers thoroughly. Remove any metal or plastic lids and rings from the container. Labels may be left on containers.
Collection will be canceled in case of inclement weather. Glass will be accepted only on designated collection dates -- second Saturday of each month, April-October. The Logan County Joint Solid Waste Agency does not accept glass at any of its recycling sites.

Lincoln Wal-Mart Supercenter parking lot
WHEN: 9 am-noon

Wednesday, May 14

Relay For Life Day at Lincoln Culver's
SPONSOR: Relay For Life of Logan County
WHO: Public is welcome
DETAILS: Ten percent of all sales will be donated to Relay for Life of Logan County. Bring your friends and family and help support one of our local American Cancer Society fundraising events. 
WHERE: 2530 Woodlawn Road
WHEN: 10:30 am-10 pm

Saturday, May 24

SPONSOR: Railsplitter Antique Auto Club
WHO: Public
(See article.)

Downtown Lincoln square
WHEN: 5-9 pm


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