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Friday, November 15th

There will be a large toy auction benefiting Christmas for Kids in the North Wayne Area at the Community Center in Cisne on Friday, November 15th starting at 6 pm.  There will be a large variety of new, brand name toys available.  There will also be Christmas décor, house wares, bedding, Candy and more.  BBQ and chicken and noodles will also be available.  If you need more information call 838-2082

The Wayne City Ruritan Club will be hosting their monthly pinochle party on Friday, November 15 at 6:30 p.m. at the Wayne City Community Building.  The doors will open at 6 pm for people to come in and eat.  There is a $3 fee to play for the six-game event.  Prizes are given at the end of the night.

Saturday, November 16th

Carter Athletic Academy will be hosting Home for the Holidays on Saturday, November 16 from 9 am – 2 pm.  An eclectic group of unique businesses will be there for holiday shopping.  for more information contact Kera Vinson at 599-3969.

The Dahlgren Volunteer Fire Department is having a chili supper on Saturday, November 16 from 4-7 pm at firehouse in Dahlgren.

Monday, November 18th

Join FMH on Monday, November 18th for the next meeting of the Better Breathers Club. If you, or someone you know, is living with a chronic lung disease, such as, COPD, pulmonary fibrosis or lung cancer, consider joining us at this welcoming support group. Learn better ways to cope with your diagnosis and live life to the fullest. Licensed Clinical Social Worker Lauren Griswold will be discussing “Managing Stress and Anxiety” on November 18th at 3 pm in the Medical Arts Complex Education Room. Light refreshments will be served.  Call (618) 847-8349 for more information.

The Wayne City Ruritan club will meet on Monday November 18th at the Wayne City Community Building.  Meeting and dinner will begin at 6:30 pm, anyone interested in joining or becoming an active volunteer is invited to attend.

The Fairfield Elks Lodge will host Zumba classes on Mondays and Wednesdays beginning at six pm.  The cost is $6 per class.

Tuesday, November 19th

Flu Shots at the Grayville Senior Citizens have been changed to Tuesday, November 19, from 9:00 – 11:00 AM.  Bring Medicare or Insurance Card.

Thursday, November 21st

Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Senior Life Solutions will hold the next Coffee Club from 9:30 – 10:30 am on November 21st.  The Coffee Club will meet in the Fairfield Memorial Hospital Cafe and is open to anyone interested in attending.  You do not have to be a participant in the Senior Life Solutions program to attend. Free blood pressure checks and refreshments will also be offered at the Coffee Club.  We look forward to seeing you there!

Join FMH on Thursday, November 21st   at 4:00 pm for the Diabetes Support Group Meeting. in the Medical Arts Complex Education Room., with certified Diabetes Educator, Stephen Welty, RN, CDE.  This month’s topic will be “Maintaining Healthy Habits through the Holidays”.

The Cisne High School Class of 2020 will be hosting a fundraising dinner in the high school gym on Thursday, November 21st from 4-7 p.m. The dinner will be provided by Country Roads as an all you can eat buffet consisting of chicken, fish, and shrimp. Ticket prices for adults will be $11 and for a child $6. Donations will be accepted for baked goods.

Friday, November 22nd

Detours2Destiny Productions in conjunction with The Hope Center and Toys For Tots of Edwards County present the Feel Alive Tour featuring Mark Lee, formerly of Third Day on Friday, November 22nd at 7pm at the Edwards County High School Gym in Albion.  Along with Mark Lee, special guests include; Jordan Pride from the Flora area and an alumni of Hillsong University in Sydney, Australia and the NYOC (Not Your Ordinary Church) Praise Band from Fairfield.  Tickets are $10 each and available online at www.GoodConcerts.com or at Citizens National Bank in Albion, the House Of Prayer in Albion, Kenny Saxe-State Farm Insurance in Mt. Carmel and First Bank with locations in Grayville-Carmi and Mt. Carmel and The Fairfield Banking Company. Tickets will also be available at the door the night of the show with doors opening at 6:15 pm.

Saturday, November 23rd

There will be a Craft Show at the Holiday in Olney on Saturday, November 23rd and Sunday, November 24th from 9 am – 4 pm both days.  There will be wood crafts, spices, jewelry, signature home style, wooden flowers and more.  For more information or to sign up as a vendor call 292-5664.

Monday, November 25th

Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Dementia Caregivers Support Group will meet on Monday, November 25th at 1:30 pm in the Horizon Healthcare Medical Arts Complex Education Rooms.  Light refreshments will be served.  To learn more information about this support group, contact Mariah Minor, RN BSN, Skilled Care Unit Nurse Leader, at 618-847-8328.

Thursday, November 28th

The Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be on Thursday, Nov. 28.  Serving will be from 11:30 until 1:00 in the Hauser Room of the Moravian Church.  Everyone is welcome and encouraged to come and bring your spouse, your friend, your family or a neighbor and enjoy a meal together.  There will be turkey, dressing, noodles and all the trimmings, including Pumpkin Pie, all at no cost.  Don’t spend Thanksgiving alone, spend it with us.  Rides will be available.  For a ride or more information call Pat Ristvedt at 456-3166.

Saturday, November 30th

Fairfield Memorial Hospital will be taking their Digital Mammography Truck to Horizon Healthcare Grayville Clinic for a Mobile Mammography event on Saturday, November 30th, with appointments starting at 8:00 am.  To schedule a Digital Mammogram for this Mobile Mammography event on November 30th, call the Diagnostic Imaging Department at 618-847-8249. Screening mammograms only take about 15 minutes to perform. Patients who are over age 40 and do not have any detectable problems or tissue changes at this time and need to bring the following information when they come to register: name, birth date, insurance card, and the name of the doctor who they wish the report to be sent.

Santa Claus is coming to Grayville! The party begins Saturday, November 30 at 6 PM with the annual lighted Christmas Parade.  This year’s theme is “Toys On Parade” and presented by the Grayville Chamber of Commerce for Small Business Saturday.  Santa will be at the lighted stage downtown to meet and greet children of all ages after the parade. A holiday stroll down main street will find wonderful aromas of cooking by various civic organizations, children’s activities, prize giveaways and Christmas music filling the air.

Tuesday, December 3rd

Just in time for Christmas, the FMH Book Fair is back December 3rd.  The Book Fair will be held December 3rd, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm in the Medical Arts Complex Education Rooms.  A portion of the proceeds from this sale will benefit the SCU Activity Fund and the FMH Foundation.  For more information, please call FMH Administration at (618) 847-8243.

Saturday, December 7th

The Mt. Erie Ruritan club will be hosting their monthly breakfast on Sat. Dec. 7, 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 is welcome.

The West Salem Development Association will host a breakfast on Saturday, December 7, from 7 to 10 a.m. in the Community Center on the West Salem Square. The menu will include biscuits and gravy, pancakes, scrambled eggs, and drinks for a free will donation. Santa will be available for visits and pictures from 8:30 to 10 a.m. and will have treat bags for the children. All proceeds from the breakfast will be used for community projects and to pay for the recent renovation of the center.

Sunday, December 8th

Frontier Community College is seeking people who can volunteer for as little as 1 hour per week, for the Adult Volunteer Literacy program.  For more information call 847-9154 or email wilsons@iecc.edu.

The Fairfield Coin Club will be meeting at Frontier Community College on Sunday December 8th.  Doors will open at 11:00 am, meeting and Auction start at 1:30 PM there will be a raffle and coin Dealers Present.  Everyone is welcome.  For more information you can email the Coin Club at fairfieldcoinclub@gmail.com, or go to their Face Book page.

Friday, December 13th

The Wayne City Ruritan Club will be hosting their monthly pinochle party on Friday, December 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the Wayne City Community Building.  The doors will open at 6 pm for people to come in and eat.  There is a $3 fee to play for the six-game event.  Prizes are given at the end of the night.

Monday, December 16th

Frontier Community College is seeking people who can volunteer for as little as 1 hour per week, for the Adult Volunteer Literacy program.  For more information call 847-9154 or email wilsons@iecc.edu.

The Wayne City Ruritan club will meet on Monday December 16th at the Wayne City Community Building.  Meeting and dinner will begin at 6:30 pm, anyone interested in joining or becoming an active volunteer is invited to attend.