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Tuesday, August 14th

The Tuesday night womens bowling league will have a organizational meeting on Tuesday night 8/14 @ 6:30. At the Albion Spare Time Bowling Allley.  Any women interested in getting a team together or just an individual that wants to join in the fun is invited to come and help us get a new start. The first night of bowling will be 8/28 @ 6:30. If you can’t make it to the meeting just come on out the first night.  For more information call 618-445-9800

 

Saturday, August 18th

The Wayne County Soil and Water Conservation District will be offering Airlift Rides on Saturday August 18 from the Fairfield Airport starting at 8am.  Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for children under 12.  For more information call Kathy Bircket at 842-7602 extension 3.

The Sports Zone 10 and under team will be having a pork burger sale in front of the Sports Zone on Saturday the 18th, and again on the 25th from 10-1.  There will also be a bake sale with a lot of good desserts.  All proceeds go to buy equipment for the travel team.

The Olney White Squirrel Cruisers 31st annual Reunion and car show will be held Aug. 18th at the Olney City Park.  Registration will be fro 9 am – noon and will cost $5 and motorcycles are welcome.  First 120 participants will receive a special token award.  Free admission, food vendors will be present, for more information call 618-838-5644 or go to www.whitesquirrelcruisers.com.

The Fairfield Kiwanis Club is sponsoring a free back to school swim for children and their families on Saturday August 18th at the Fairfield swimming pool.  The swim will be from Noon to 5pm.

The Volunteers for a progressive Fairfield and FNB Community Bank are sponsoring the movie The Lion King, at Leo French Park on Saturday, August 18th.  The movie will start at dusk and Tropical Snow will be set up in the park.

Sunday, August 19th

The House of Prayer in Albion would like to invite you to their Back to School Bash “Warrior Weekend” Sunday Aug. 19th.  They’ll have a Tent Meeting, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Nachos, Fruit Shake-Ups, Live Music, Ninja Warrior Obstacle Course, Bounce House, Radar Pitching, Dunking Booth, Rock Climbing Wall, Toddler Play Area and More.  Giveaways include: 2 Drones, Genesis Bow/Arrow, RC Car, Rocket, Gift Cards and more!  There is no cost to attend.

Tuesday, August 21st

Aperion Care in Fairfield, will have a coffee social for Fairfield area seniors. on Tuesday Aug. 21st at the Fairfield McDonald’s.  The social will be from 7 to 10am and coffee will be free for Seniors.

Saturday, August 25th

The Sports Zone 10 and under team will be having a pork burger sale in front of the Sports Zone on Saturday the 25th from 10-1.  There will also be a bake sale with a lot of good desserts.  All proceeds go to buy equipment for the travel team.

There will be a porkburger sale on Saturday August 25 at 10 AM at the Save-A-Lot Parking Lot.  Porkburgers will be $3 or 2/$5, Ribeye Sandwiches $4, Pulled Pork $3 or 2/$5, Grilled Chicken $4, chips & drinks will also be available.  Proceeds will go to DeanAnn Clark for medical expenses.

Brad Stine, Christian comedian, will be presenting “The GOD Experience” on August 25, at Little Prairie Christian Church, Albion.  The show starts at 7:00 p.m., (doors open at 6:00 p.m. general admission seating).  Tickets are on sale now.  The cost per ticket is $10.00 and can be purchased at the following locations in or near Albion, IL:  Citizens National Bank of Albion, Colyer Coffee House, the Edwards County Fair, and Little Prairie Christian Church.

There will be an All Things Operation Christmas Child Workshop at the House of Prayer in Albion. There will be testimonies from Shoebox Recipient, Luis Wells-Gonzalez, learn all about Shoeboxes, have giveaways, snacks, and more. You can RSVP at 618-445-7362.

Saturday, September 4th

The Mt. Erie Ruritan club will be hosting the monthly breakfast on Sat. Sept. 4 from 6-9 am at the club building. Menu: biscuits and gravy, sausage patties, scrambled eggs, hash browns, pancakes, orange juice and coffee. Prices: Adults $6.00 and children $3.00. Everyone welcome come and visit.

Thursday, September 6th

The McLeansboro Kiwanis Club Fall Festival will have the Issacs in concert on Thursday September 6th starting at 7pm.

Friday, September 7th

Geff Frontier days will be held September 7, 8 and 9th.  Friday will be children’s games and the Little Miss Frontier Days pageant.  Saturday will have Kid’s games, Bouncy houses, Car and Truck show and the Ham and Bean dinner.  Sunday will start with a worship service and at noon there will be a fried fish or fried chicken meal.

The McLeansboro Kiwanis Club Fall Festival will have Lee Greenwood in concert starting at 7pm on Friday September 7th.

Saturday, September 8th

The McLeansboro Kiwanis Club Fall Festival will have Sawyer Brown in Concert starting at 7pm Saturday September 8th..

Thursday, September 13th

The Southeastern Illinois Center for Pastoral Counseling will have a Grief support group meeting at 6pm on Thursday September 13th at the First United Methodist Church in Carmi.  The group is for anyone who has experienced a loss and is lead by Brenda Knuckles.  For more information 618-382-5548.

Saturday, September 15th

The Frontier Community College Automotive Technology program will be sponsoring the Fall Fun Fest Car Show on Saturday September 15th.  Registration will be from 9am – noon and will cost $10.  Judging will start at noon with awards at 1pm.  The car show will be on the Lemonds Chrysler center lot at 4th and main, and there will be public voting on the cars.

Tuesday, Sept. 18th

Aperion Care in Fairfield, will have a coffee social for Fairfield area seniors. on Tuesday Sept. 18th at the Fairfield McDonald’s.  The social will be from 7 to 10am and coffee will be free for Seniors.

Tuesday, October 16th

Aperion Care in Fairfield, will have a coffee social for Fairfield area seniors. on Tuesday Oct. 16th at the Fairfield McDonald’s.  The social will be from 7 to 10am and coffee will be free for Seniors.

Friday, October 19th

The West Salem American Legion will be hosting a flea market on October 19th and 20th at the West Salem Methodist Church parking lot.  On the 19th there will be live entertainment and vendors can set up from 6am to noon.  On the 20th set up will be from 6 to 9am.  Food vendors should contact Tonya at the West Salem Tastee-Take out, all other merchandise vendors should contact Steve Miller by email at wstennisclub@yahoo.com or on facebook.

Saturday, October 27th

Fairfield Memorial Hospital will be hosting Trick or Trot 5K, along with family fun events, on Saturday, October 27th at 8:00 a.m. FMH encourages everyone to come dressed up for Halloween. Prizes will be given for the different contests they will have during the event. Keep an eye on their Facebook page for details.

Tuesday, November 20th

Aperion Care in Fairfield, will have a coffee social for Fairfield area seniors. on Tuesday Nov. 20th at the Fairfield McDonald’s.  The social will be from 7 to 10am and coffee will be free for Seniors.

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