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Saturday, April 17th

Fairfield Community High School will be performing the on stage version of “Clue,” Friday, April 16th and Saturday, April, 17th in the east gym of the school. This hilarious play is based on the board game. Tickets for the play will be on sale each night of the performance, no presales. Doors will open at 6 p.m. for tickets, with show time starting at 7 p.m. each evening. This is a 90 minute production and will have no intermission. Ticket Prices are $10 per adult, and $7 for students K-12 (Pre-K and under get in free). There will be around 400 tickets available for each night, and masks will be required. For more information visit the FCHS Facebook page or school website, or call the high school at 842-2649.

Friends of the Fairfield Public Library will conduct their semi-annual book and bake sale on Saturday, April 17, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the library on the corner at 300 SE Second Street.   If weather permits, the bake sale will take place on the lawn rather than in the reading room. Hundreds of books will be available for the first time during the sale, and there are many more children’s books than usual for sale this time.  Books, audio books, and DVDs will be sold for $1 each. Baked goods for the sale should be brought to the library by 2 p.m. on Friday, April 16, or by 9:30 on Saturday morning.  Books and DVDs can be donated whenever the library is open. Annual dues are $12 for an individual, $20 for a family, and $30 for non-profit organizations as well as businesses and professional offices, and they made be paid during the sale.  All proceeds from dues and fundraisers the Friends conduct are used by the library for its programs and purchases.

Integrity Volleyball Elite will hold a porkburger and bake sale on Saturday, April 17th at the Alex Atwood Country Financial in Cisne. The sale will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Cemetery Tour Committee of the Wayne County Historical Society will hold a meeting on Saturday, April 17th at 10:30 am at the Fairfield Public Library in the conference room.  Anyone wishing to be a part of this upcoming production is welcome to join.  We have acting parts as well as behind the scenes jobs that need to be filled to make this another spectacular event. Questions: send email to Donna Savage at donnagreensavage@yahoo.com or Terry Prizer at seprizer@gmail.com

The Early History Museum is open from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, located at 300 SE 2nd St, Fairfield, and adjacent to the Fairfield Public Library. This museum has displays and archives from the 1880’s through the 1920’s.  Admission is free.  Please enter from the alley entrance.  Archivist Gina Bashore will be happy to assist you.

The Hanna House Museum is open from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Admission is free. Location is 100 E. Center Street, Fairfield. Come see the historical artifacts and displays of Wayne County from the 1930’s to present time that are managed by archivists Jami and Niki Roethe. 

CHRISTIAN MOTORCYCLISTS ASSOCIATION Cross Road Riders chapter will be having a Bike Blessing in Albion at Spare Time bowling alley on April 17 at 2pm -4pm. Everyone is welcome.

A benefit supper and silent auction for Vickey (Melton) (Cannon) Shaw will be held on Saturday April 17th at the Wayne City Community Center. Supper will be served from 4-7 PM. Meal will be Pulled pork sandwich, chips, coleslaw, baked beans and tea, coffee or water. Plates cost $7.50. In addition, a poker run for Vickey is also planned for April 17th. Sign up starts at 10 AM at Lonzo’s Place and kick stands will go up at 10:45. Cost is $10.00 for entry and $5.00 per hand. All vehicles welcome!!! All proceeds and any donations from both events will go towards medical and travel expenses related to her treatments for Hodgkin’s Lymphoma.

On Saturday, April 17, Big Boy Catering will be serving food at 10 a.m. on the parking lot of First and Delaware (Kent Reeves CPA & Stauder Eyecare Parking lot). They will be serving all their favorite meat options and sides. This is a benefit for Julie McGill who is undergoing treatment for colon cancer.

Hope Ministries Food Pantry will be distributing food and commodities  to the community Saturday April 17, 9:00-11:00am.

The Southeast Illinois InsideOut Steel Guitar Jam will take place on Saturday, April 17th at the Edwards County Fairground Exhibition Hall in Albion. The event will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tickets will be $20 on the day of the show. For more information visit www.honkytonkfiddle.com or visit them on Facebook @ SoutheastIllinoisPedalSteelGuitarJam

Sunday, April 18th

The St. Edwards Catholic Church Sausage dinner will be held Sunday April 18. This will be a Drive through Carryout dinner as no meals will be served inside. Serving will begin at 11:00 AM and continue until we sell out or 1:30. A meal is $10.00 and will consist of 3 sausage links, Mashed potatoes, Gravy, Sauerkraut, Green beans, Applesauce and Cake. Extra cooked sausage will be available for sale for $5.00/pound.

Friday, April 23th

There will be a Pulled Pork BBQ Fundraiser sponsored by the West Salem Grade School PTO to benefit the outdoor education site, on Friday, April 23. Service will be from 4:00 p.m. until sold out. You’ll have your choice of a Pulled Pork Sandwich for $4.00 or Pulled Pork Meal for $6.00, meal will include sandwich, chips, and a drink. Enter the north drive way to the parking lot on the east side of the school and circle around.

The Gamma Chi Annual Geranium Flower Sale will take place on Friday, April 23rd, & Saturday, April 24th at the United Methodist North Parking Lot on the corner of 1st and Main Streets in Downtown Fairfield. Just in time for Mothers Day!

Saturday, April 24th

The Hanna House Museum is open from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Admission is free. Location is 100 E. Center Street, Fairfield. Come see the historical artifacts and displays of Wayne County from the 1930’s to present time that are managed by archivists Jami and Niki Roethe. 

The Early History Museum is open from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, located at 300 SE 2nd St, Fairfield, and adjacent to the Fairfield Public Library. This museum has displays and archives from the 1880’s through the 1920’s.  Admission is free.  Please enter from the alley entrance.  Archivist Gina Bashore will be happy to assist you.

Wayne City High School will be hosting their History Club Trivia Night. There will be free snacks and doorprizes. Doors will open at 6:00 p.m., trivia begins at 7:00 p.m. Cost is $100 per team, and teams can have up to 10 members. The History Club Trivia Night will take place at the Church of the Harvest Multi Purpose Building at 106 N Industrial Drive, across from the Dollar Store. All Proceeds go to the WCHS History Club.

The Gamma Chi Annual Geranium Flower Sale will take place on Saturday, April 24th at the United Methodist North Parking Lot on the corner of 1st and Main Streets in Downtown Fairfield. Just in time for Mothers Day!

Monday, April 26th

Fairfield Association of Congregational Christian Churches will be holding a Spring Revival from Monday, April 26 thru Wednesday, April 28 @ 7:00 P.M. at the Association Building with Evangelist Dave Aydt.

Tuesday, April 27th

The Village of Wayne City will have spring town wide rummage sales on Friday & Saturday, April 30th & May 1st.  Call the Village Hall by Tuesday, April 27th at 895-2241 to be put on the sales list. These lists will be available at the office & at local businesses on Wednesday, April 28th.  Also the town wide clean up day will be the following Monday, May 3rd.  The list of items that will and will not be picked up are available at the Village Hall. All items must be curbside. If you have any questions feel free to call the Village Hall.

Fairfield Association of Congregational Christian Churches will be holding a Spring Revival from Monday, April 26 thru Wednesday, April 28 @ 7:00 P.M. at the Association Building with Evangelist Dave Aydt.

Wednesday, April 28th

Fairfield Association of Congregational Christian Churches will be holding a Spring Revival from Monday, April 26 thru Wednesday, April 28 @ 7:00 P.M. at the Association Building with Evangelist Dave Aydt.

Saturday, May 1st

The Hanna House Museum is open from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Admission is free. Location is 100 E. Center Street, Fairfield. Come see the historical artifacts and displays of Wayne County from the 1930’s to present time that are managed by archivists Jami and Niki Roethe.

The Early History Museum is open from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, located at 300 SE 2nd St, Fairfield, and adjacent to the Fairfield Public Library. This museum has displays and archives from the 1880’s through the 1920’s.  Admission is free.  Please enter from the alley entrance.  Archivist Gina Bashore will be happy to assist you.

The Mt. Erie Ruritan Club will be hosting their monthly breakfast on Sat. May 1, from 6:00 am – 9:00 am. The menu will be all you can eat sausage, biscuit & gravy, hash-browns, scrambled eggs & pancakes. The cost $6.00 adults and $3.00 for children. Come and enjoy.

Feed My Sheep Ministries will be hosting Celebrate Recovery, a program for implementing a Christ-Centered recovery ministry in your church. New class starts May 1, at 10 a.m., there is no charge for the class, and refreshments will be served. For more information or to preregister for class, contact class leader Ashley Wells at 618-599-8942.

 

Saturday, May 8th

The Hanna House Museum is open from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Admission is free. Location is 100 E. Center Street, Fairfield. Come see the historical artifacts and displays of Wayne County from the 1930’s to present time that are managed by archivists Jami and Niki Roethe. 

The Early History Museum is open from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, located at 300 SE 2nd St, Fairfield, and adjacent to the Fairfield Public Library. This museum has displays and archives from the 1880’s through the 1920’s.  Admission is free.  Please enter from the alley entrance.  Archivist Gina Bashore will be happy to assist you.

Sunday, May 9th

The Fairfield Coin Club will be having their monthly meeting on Sunday, May 9th.  The meeting will be held at Frontier Community College classroom building west.  Doors will open at 9:00 AM and the Meeting and auction begin at 1:30.  There will be a 50/50 raffle and membership prizes awarded.  For further information call Roberta Marshel President/Treasurer at 599-2393.

Saturday, May 15th

The Hanna House Museum is open from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Admission is free. Location is 100 E. Center Street, Fairfield. Come see the historical artifacts and displays of Wayne County from the 1930’s to present time that are managed by archivists Jami and Niki Roethe. 

The Early History Museum is open from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, located at 300 SE 2nd St, Fairfield, and adjacent to the Fairfield Public Library. This museum has displays and archives from the 1880’s through the 1920’s.  Admission is free.  Please enter from the alley entrance.  Archivist Gina Bashore will be happy to assist you.

Saturday, May 22nd

The Hanna House Museum is open from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Admission is free. Location is 100 E. Center Street, Fairfield. Come see the historical artifacts and displays of Wayne County from the 1930’s to present time that are managed by archivists Jami and Niki Roethe. 

The Early History Museum is open from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, located at 300 SE 2nd St, Fairfield, and adjacent to the Fairfield Public Library. This museum has displays and archives from the 1880’s through the 1920’s.  Admission is free.  Please enter from the alley entrance.  Archivist Gina Bashore will be happy to assist you.

Saturday, May 29th

Fairfield Memorial Hospital will be bringing their Digital Mammography Truck to Horizon Healthcare Cisne Medical Clinic for a Mobile Mammography Event on Saturday, May 29th, with appointments starting at 8:00 a.m. The Truck will be set up in front of the Horizon Healthcare Cisne Medical Clinic, located at 413 Park St. in Cisne. No physician order is needed for those over 40. It must have been at least one year since your last mammogram. Patients are asked to bring their insurance card, photo ID, and doctor’s contact info. Walk-ins will be welcome until 11:00 a.m. and screening will only take about 15 minutes.

Saturday, June 5th

The Mt. Erie Ruritan Club will be hosting their monthly breakfast on Sat. June 5, from 6:00 am – 9:00 am. The menu will be all you can eat sausage, biscuit & gravy, hash-browns, scrambled eggs & pancakes. The cost $6.00 adults and $3.00 for children. Come and enjoy.

Sunday, June 13th

The Fairfield Coin Club will be having their monthly meeting on Sunday, June 13th.  The meeting will be held at Frontier Community College classroom building west.  Doors will open at 9:00 AM and the Meeting and auction begin at 1:30.  There will be a 50/50 raffle and membership prizes awarded.  For further information call Roberta Marshel President/Treasurer at 599-2393.

Sunday, July 11th

The Fairfield Coin Club will be having their monthly meeting on Sunday, July 11th.  The meeting will be held at Frontier Community College classroom building west.  Doors will open at 9:00 AM and the Meeting and auction begin at 1:30.  There will be a 50/50 raffle and membership prizes awarded.  For further information call Roberta Marshel President/Treasurer at 599-2393.

Sunday, August 8th

The Fairfield Coin Club will be having their monthly meeting on Sunday, August 8th.  The meeting will be held at Frontier Community College classroom building west.  Doors will open at 9:00 AM and the Meeting and auction begin at 1:30.  There will be a 50/50 raffle and membership prizes awarded.  For further information call Roberta Marshel President/Treasurer at 599-2393.

Sunday, September 12th

The Fairfield Coin Club will be having their monthly meeting on Sunday, September 12th.  The meeting will be held at Frontier Community College classroom building west.  Doors will open at 9:00 AM and the Meeting and auction begin at 1:30.  There will be a 50/50 raffle and membership prizes awarded.  For further information call Roberta Marshel President/Treasurer at 599-2393.

Sunday, October 10th

The Fairfield Coin Club will be having their Annual Coin Show on Sunday, October 10th.  The Coin Show will be held at the North Side Grade School.  For further information call Roberta Marshel President/Treasurer at 599-2393.

Sunday, November 14th

The Fairfield Coin Club will be having their monthly meeting on Sunday, November 14th.  The meeting will be held at Frontier Community College classroom building west.  Doors will open at 9:00 AM and the Meeting and auction begin at 1:30.  There will be a 50/50 raffle and membership prizes awarded.  For further information call Roberta Marshel President/Treasurer at 599-2393.

Sunday, December 12th

The Fairfield Coin Club will be having their monthly meeting on Sunday, December 12th.  The meeting will be held at Frontier Community College classroom building west.  Doors will open at 9:00 AM and the Meeting and auction begin at 1:30.  There will be a 50/50 raffle and membership prizes awarded plus there will be a Christmas tree Raffle and sweet treats.  For further information call Roberta Marshel President/Treasurer at 599-2393.