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Thursday, June 17th

The Fairfield City Band will be hosting their third weekly concert of the year on Thursday, June 17th, at 7:00 p.m. at the courthouse square.

Friday, June 18th

The Geff Ruritan Club will host a benefit for the Geff Grade School on Friday, June 18th, starting at 4:30 p.m. Menu will consist of Beef & Noodles and Chicken & Noodles. The benefit is open to the public and cost is by donation.

The Egyptian Health Department will be having a free Narcan giveaway here at the Wayne County Health Department on Friday, June 18th

Saturday, June 19th

There will be a Youth Fishing Derby Sponsored by The Hanging Rock Bass Club on Saturday, June 19th, at Beall Woods State Park. The event is open to ages 6 to 16, Registration will take place from 8:00 – 8:30 a.m. with Fishing to take place from 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. Prizes will be handed out at 10:45 a.m. All anglers must be accompanied by an adult. The event is free of charge. For questions call 298-2441.

Hope Ministries Food Pantry of Geff will be distributing to the public on June 19, 9:00-11:00am.

The Cemetery Tour committee of the Wayne County Historical Society will meet on Saturday, June 19th, at 10:30 in the conference room at the Fairfield Public Library, located at 300 SE 2nd Street.  Anyone interested in helping with the upcoming cemetery tour in September is welcome to attend.  Membership in WCHS is not required. 

Fairfield Area Retail Merchants Rock Hunt – The Fairfield Area Retail Merchants will be sponsoring a “rock hunt” for all children ages 3-12 on Saturday, June 19th beginning at 3:00 p.m. at Leo French Park.  Children will meet at the stage area by the lake at 3:00 and then go to designated areas to hunt painted rocks.  All participants will receive a United States Flag and a special surprise gift as well as prizes for the rocks found.  Come out for an afternoon of family fun sponsored by your local Fairfield merchants!

On June 19 there will be a Cornhole Tournament with registration starting at 12 noon at the Fairfield Elks Lodge. The tourney will start at 1 p.m. with cash prizes to be awarded. There is also a raffle currently going on with two $500 gift cards as the prizes. Tickets can be purchased at the tourney or by contacting Jeff Baker, Kevin Greathouse, Ronnie Vaughan, or Joe Joslin. The drawing will be held the afternoon of June 19. Monetary donations can also be dropped off at the People’s National Bank to the Tim Cessna Benefits account c/o Jeff Baker and Jill Edwards. Money will be used to help renovate Tim’s house to ADA standards & for continuing medical bills.

Kids in Motion will be hosting a Family Skating Party on June 19th, 2021, from 2:00pm to 4:30pm.  Everyone is Welcome and Admission is Free!  Cost of skate rental is $3.00.  There will be no childcare so please do not drop any child off under the age of 10 without an adult.  Join us for an afternoon of family fun!!

The Secret Santa committee based out of the Fairfield Cumberland Presbyterian Church is hosting A pork burger and bake sale this Saturday, June 19 from 9:00 AM until sold out at the Fairfield Save-A-Lot parking lot. They will have various baked goods, pork burgers, hotdogs, and drinks. Raffle tickets will also be sold on a beautiful quilt made by Ruth McMeen. Tickets will be one dollar each or six for five dollars. All proceeds will go towards making Christmas brighter for area children. Your attendance and support will be greatly appreciated.

Quilt made by Ruth McMeen to be raffled off.

Saturday June, 19th is Movie in the Park starting at 8:20 p.m. The movie will be Raya and the Last Dragon. Movie in the Park is sponsored by People’s National Bank and organized by Volunteers for a Progressive Fairfield.

Thursday, June 24th

The Fairfield City Band will be hosting their second to last weekly concert of the year on Thursday, June 24th, at 7:00 p.m. at the courthouse square.

Friday, June 25th

A benefit fundraiser will be held for Enfield Mule Days on June 25th at the Village Office located on Rt 45. BBQ sandwiches w/chips and drink will be available from 5 to 7 p.m. Drive-thru pick-up is available. Donations will be accepted to support. Enfield’s fall festival will be held the first weekend in October. This is Enfield Mule Days 100th year celebration! Be sure to come and join us September 30 through– October 2.  For more information, contact Karen Weiss at 618-599-8371. 

Saturday, June 26th

The Bluford Ruritan Club will put on their monthly Breakfast on June 26th from 7 – 9 am. The menu will be Sausage, Pancakes, Biscuits & Gravy, Scrambled Eggs, Grits, Coffee, Orange Juice and Milk. Cost is by Donation.

The West Salem Volunteer Fireman’s Association will be sponsoring their Annual Freedom Celebration on Saturday, June 26 and Sunday, June 27th. Saturday’s Events will include: 6 a.m. West Salem Masonic Lodge No.866 Breakfast at the Firehouse; 7 a.m. Village Wide Yard Sales Begin, also at 7 a.m. Registration for the Kids Fun Run and 5K Run/Walk begins at the First Christian Church Parking Lot; 8 a.m. Kids 1 Mile Fun Run; 8:30 a.m. 5K Sponsored by West Salem Development Association; 10 a.m. Ragball Tournament at Centennial Park; and at Dust a Huge Fireworks Display at Centennial Park. West Salem Volunteer Fireman’s Association 

Sunday, June 27th

The West Salem  Annual Freedom Celebration sponsored by the West Salem Volunteer Fireman’s Association continues on Sunday, June 27th. Events will include: 9 a.m. Registration Begins for Cruise-In (Registration to be held in the Community Building on the northwest corner of the square.); 10 a.m. Community Worship Service on the West Salem Square; and from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cruise-In on the Square. Huge raffle, 50/50 drawing, and Cruise-In trophies will be awarded on the Square at 1 p.m. Food vendors will be available on the square during the Cruise-In, and Social Distancing will be practiced. Follow Volunteer Fireman’s Association of West Salem on Facebook for updates.

Thursday, July 1st

The Fairfield City Band will be hosting their final weekly concert of the year on Thursday, July 1st, at 7:00 p.m. at the courthouse square.

Monday, July 5th

Mayor Mike Dreith will be hosting “Coffee With The Mayor” on Monday, July 5th at Barbwire Grill from 7:00-9:00 am. Each first Monday of the month Mayor Dreith will be at a local restaurant so citizens can meet with him and discuss their ideas and concerns.

Friday, July 9th

July 9th, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. a skating party will be held at Skateland Rollersport for the participants of the Fairfield Public Library Summer Reading Program, “Reading Colors Your World.”Admission is free and skate rental provided by Skateland Rollersport.

Saturday, July 10th

Geff Ruritan will be hosting their monthly BREAKFAST on Saturday, July 10th, from 7 -9 a.m. Menu will be Sausage, biscuit & gravy, scrambled eggs, hash browns, pancakes, coffee, orange juice, milk. Cost by donations.

The Bluford Ruritan Club is planning their Annual ICE CREAM SOCIAL – CAR CRUISE – IN – ANTIQUE TRACTOR SHOW on July 10th, starting at 3:00 pm. There will be food, drinks, music & Karaoke AND approximately  90 Gallons of Homemade Ice Cream. Bring your lawn chairs so you can “ Come Early & Stay Late “ !!!

The New Wayne County Agricultural Fair will be holding their 4th Annual Antique Tractor Show on Saturday, July 10th, in Fairfield just North of the Grandstand. Registration will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., awards will be presented at 3 p.m., with parade to start at 3:30 p.m.. There is no registration fee. There will be food concessions on fairgrounds. Awards are for Top 15, Best of Show, Oldest Driver, and 2 Special Memorial Awards. Award trophies are sponsored by The Wayne County Fair Board. For more information contact Brent Opell at 599-6497, or Casey Opell at 599-4017.

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.

Saturday, July 24th

Kids in Motion will be hosting a Family Skating Party on July 24th, 2021, from 3:00pm to 5:30pm. Everyone is Welcome and Admission is Free!  Cost of skate rental is $3.00.  There will be no childcare so please do not drop any child off under the age of 10 without an adult.  Join us for an afternoon of family fun!!

Saturday, July 31st

Kids in Motion will be hosting a Family Swim at the Fairfield Swimming Pool on July 31st, 2021, from 6pm to 8pm.  Everyone is Welcome and there is no cost!  There will be no childcare so please do not drop any child off under the age of 10 without an adult.  The baby pool will be available.  Join us for a night of family fun!!

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.

Saturday, August 14th

Geff Ruritan will be hosting their monthly BREAKFAST on Saturday, August 14th, from 7 -9 a.m. Menu will be Sausage, biscuit & gravy, scrambled eggs, hash browns, pancakes, coffee, orange juice, milk. Cost by donations.

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.

Saturday, September 25th

The Wayne City Bean Days Tractor Show will take place on Saturday, September 25th from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. Trophies awarded will be Best of Show, Memorial in Honor of Harlan Opell & Ernest Weaver, and 1st 50 Dash Plaques. For more information contact Brent Opell at 599-6497

Thursday, September 30th

Enfield Mule Days 100th year celebration! Be sure to come and join us September 30 through– October 2.  For more information, contact Karen Weiss at 618-599-8371.

Friday, October 1st

Enfield Mule Days 100th year celebration! Be sure to come and join us September 30 through– October 2.  For more information, contact Karen Weiss at 618-599-8371.

Saturday, October 2nd

Enfield Mule Days 100th year celebration! Be sure to come and join us September 30 through– October 2.  For more information, contact Karen Weiss at 618-599-8371.

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.