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Monday, September 16th

The Wayne City Ruritan club will meet on Monday September 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.

Join FMH on Monday, September 16th at 3 pm in the Medical Arts Complex Education Room 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 (which includes emphysema and chronic bronchitis) 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. FMH Debbie Krieg, RN, Utilization Review/Infection Preventionist will be discussing “Flu Season do’s and don’ts” light refreshments will be served.  Call (618) 847-8349 for more information.

Wednesday, September 18th

Wednesday September 18th is the deadline to register for the Wayne City High School annual color 5K run / walk to get a shirt.  The event will be held Friday, September 27th at 6 pm, during Bean Days.

Thursday, September 19th

Join FMH on Thursday, September 19th for the Diabetes Support Group Meeting at 4:00p.m.in the FMH Medical Arts Complex Education Room. Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Certified Diabetes Educator, Stephen Welty, RN, CDE. This month’s topic will be “Taking Care of Your Feet”.

Saturday, September 21st

The Fairfield First United Methodist Church will host the Homecoming Dress giveaway on Saturday, September 21st from 9 – Noon in the fellowship Hall.  There will be hundreds of dresses and shoes plus bouquets and jewelry to choose from.  Donations of dresses, shoes and accessories are always appreciated.  If you have any questions call 516-1785.

The Compassion Pregnancy Center Walk for Life will be Saturday, Sept 21 at Leo French Park. Registration is 9:15 to 9:55, Walk at 10.  For more information call 842-2525 or 335-1347

There will be a couple of benefits for Logan Brown on Saturday September 21st.  There will be Porkburger sale at Dagg’s Fall Consignment Auction in Orchardville, and a Porkburger and bake sale at Atwood’s Country Financial in Cisne from 10 am – 2 pm.  They will also raffling off a Green Mountain wood pellet grill, Henry Golden Boy Rifle, and $100 cash. Tickets are $10 each. Tickets are available now and also the day of the event. Drawing will be held on September 27th.  They are also raffling off a We are also raffling off a Green Mountain wood pellet grill, Henry Golden Boy Rifle, and $100 cash. Tickets are $10 each. Tickets are available now and also the day of the event. Drawing will be held on September 27th.  Contact Glenna Michael (516-2436) or Rachel Porter (231-1568) for more information, tickets, or how to get involved.

Linda Windland instructor with Crown Financial Ministries will be at the Feed My Sheep soup kitchen on Saturday September 21st at 2 pm.  There is no charge for this 6 week class on budgeting and managing money God’s way.  To pre-register or for more information call 919-0555 or 599-7315.

The Bean Queen Pageant will be held at the Wayne City Performance Gym beginning at 6 p.m.

Sunday, September 22nd

Oak Valley Freewill Baptist Church located west of Geff will be observing their annual Homecoming service on Sunday, September 22nd.  They will be having their regular Sunday School hour at 9:30 AM followed by “The Fortress” a Gospel Quartet scheduled to perform at 10:30 AM. There will then be a noon meal in the fellowship hall.  If any questions please contact Pastor, Bro. Richard Brown at phone 618 237-3208.  Everyone is invited to attend any of our services.

Monday, September 23rd

The Wayne County Soil and Water District Fall Fish Sale is set for Delivery on Thursday, Sept 26th.  All fish orders are due on Sept 23rd by Noon. You can stop by our office at 23 Industrial Drive to pick up an order form or call us at 618-842-7602 x3.

Tuesday, September 24th

Fairfield Memorial Hospital is offering First Aid/CPR Certification to the public free of charge.  The class will be held on September 24th from 8:00 am – Noon in the FMH Education Annex Building (former Union Hall) located on 10th Street.  For more information or to pre-register call (618) 847-8367. Pre-registration is required.

Thursday, September 26th

Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Senior Life Solutions will hold the next Coffee Club from 9:30 – 10:30 am on September 26th. The Coffee Club will meet in the Fairfield Memorial Hospital Cafe and is open to anyone that would like to attend. 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!

Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Dementia Caregivers Support Group will meet on September 26th at 1:30 pm in the Horizon Healthcare Medical Arts Complex Education Rooms.  Light refreshments will be served. These meetings will be held every 4th Thursday of the month.  To learn more information about this support group, contact Mariah Minor, RN BSN, Skilled Care Unit Nurse Leader, at 618-847-8328.

Wayne City Bean Days Church Night will be held at the Church of God beginning at 6 p.m.

 

Friday, September 27th

Bean Days continues with the Wayne City PieceMakers / HCE Raffle Quilt is on display at the Wayne City Bean Capital Bank lobby from August 1 until September 27.  The Wayne City High School annual color 5K run / walk on Friday, September 27 at 6 p.m. Registration will be from 5:15 until 5:50 p.m.  Pinochle will also be held at the Community Building beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 28th

First Financial Banking Center in Fairfield will be sponsoring a free shred day on Saturday, September 28th from 9 to 11 am at the bank.  Bring in personal papers you no longer need for secure on the spot shredding.  They will also be collecting worn American flags for respectful disposal by the Fairfield VFW.  There is a limit of 5 boxes or bags of paper per person.

The FCHS Cross Country team will be having a pork burger sale on Saturday, September 28th on the Save a Lot parking lot. Pork Burgers, Pork Chop Sandwiches and drinks will be on sale.

The Cowling Community Center will have their annual chicken and noodle dinner on Saturday, September 28th starting at 4 pm.  The menu is homemade chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans, slaw, cranberry salad, roll, dessert and beverage and the cost is $10.  Proceeds will benefit club projects.

Today’s Bean Days Activities in Wayne City:

Flea Market will be held on Mill Street from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Tractor Show will be held at the Northwest School Parking Lot from 7 – 9 a.m.

Line up for Parade will be on Walnut Street at 8:30 a.m.

Quilt Show will be held at the Baptist Church Fellowship Hall from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Car and Truck Show will be held at the Southwest School Parking Lot from 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Parade will be on Main Street from Section Line to Washington beginning at 10 a.m.

Free ham and beans served will be held in the Road in front of Community Building beginning at 11 a.m.

Entertainment – DJT will be held on Mill Street from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Lions Club Train will be held on the Grass by Baptist Church Parking Lot from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Bossy Bingo will be held on the Grass by Baptist Church Parking Lot beginning at 11 a.m.

Drawing for Raffle will be held at the Tent on Mill Street by Community Building beginning at 2 p.m.

All Class Reunion will be held at the Community Building from 1:30 – 4 p.m.

Bingo will be held at the Community Building from 4 – 6 p.m.

Wayne City Bean Days Rodeo will be on Saturday, September 28 the Wayne City Saddle Club. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. and the rodeo will begin at 7 p.m.

Wayne City Little Opry will be open on Saturday night, September 28 for a dance and potluck.

Sunday, September 29th

Bean Days concludes with a Cowboy Church and Ranch Rodeo. Cowboy Church will begin at 9 a.m. on Sunday, September 29 at the Wayne City Saddle Club.

Ranch Rodeo will begin at 10 a.m. on Sunday, September 29 at the Wayne City Saddle Club.

Saturday, October 5th

The Mt. Erie Ruritan club will be hosting the monthly breakfast on Sat. Oct. 5th 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, October 10th

Mark your calendar and get an early start on your Christmas shopping with great gifts and even better deals. The Book Fair will be held October 10th, 10:00 – 4:00 pm in the FMH Medical Arts Complex Education Rooms. A portion of the proceeds from this sale will benefit the SCU Activity Fund and the FMH Foundation. Mark your calendar and get an early start on your Christmas shopping with great gifts and even better deals. For more information, please call (618) 847-8243.

Saturday, October 12th

The Wayne County Historical Society and the Fairfield Banking Company will be Co-sponsoring a Classic car, truck and motorcycle show on Saturday, October 12th at the Hanna House Museum in Fairfield.  Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. and donations to the Wayne County Historical Society will be accepted.  Door prizes and trophies will be awarded in several categories.  The judging will take place around 1:30 p.m.  Music and food will be available on the grounds of the Hanna House Museum and the museum will be open to the public until 2:00.  See the cars, view the Homecoming displays, have lunch, enjoy the music and the great autumn day.  For more information, please contact Mike Mossburger at 599-2328 or the Society at 842-3544.

Sunday, October 13th

The Fairfield Coin Club will be meeting at Northside Grade School on Sunday October 13th.  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.

Monday, October 14th

Fairfield Memorial Hospital will be holding a Reduced Cost Lab Testing day on Monday, October 14th through Saturday, October 19th from 7:00 am to 10 am at FMH Laboratory Department. No appointment needed.  The following tests will be offered: Glucose (Blood Sugar) $10 | Hemoglobin A1c (Diabetic Monitor) $20 | Lipid Panel (Cholesterol, Triglycerides, HDL, LDL, and VLDL) $20 | PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen) $20 | Thyroid Function Panel (T4, Free T3, Free T4, TSH) $35 | General Health Profile (Includes CBC, Lipid Screen, and a 12 test chemistry profile) $35 | Vitamin D Test $35.  If you are interested, go directly to the FMH Laboratory Department located in Fairfield Memorial Hospital.  Patients should not have food or drink after midnight and payment is due at the time of service.  Results of the test will be mailed directly to the patient’s home. For more information call the Fairfield Memorial Hospital Laboratory at 618-847-8262.

Friday, October 18th

The Wayne City Ruritan Club will be hosting their monthly pinochle party on Friday, October 18 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, October 21st

The Wayne City Ruritan club will meet on Monday October 21st 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.

Saturday, October 26th

Save the Date for the 2nd Annual FMH 5K Trick or Trot/Kids Fun Run! It will be held on Saturday, October 26th starting at 8 am.  Fairfield Memorial staff will also have plenty of fun activities planned for some family fun. Some of the activities will be soda pop ring toss, fall course, toilet paper toss, teddy bear surgery, fun picture contest along the route, straw/spider races, cookie decorating, basket toss, trunk or treat, pin the bone on the skeleton and much more! Registration forms can be obtained at the Volunteer Desks at FMH and Horizon Healthcare. For more information contact Mariah McDaniel at 618-847-8297.  Be sure to like/follow our Facebook page to stay informed about this event and the many other services that Fairfield Memorial Hospital provides.

Sunday, November 10th

The Fairfield Coin Club will be meeting at Frontier Community College on Sunday November 10th.  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.

Wednesday, November 13th

There will be a blood drive on Wednesday November, 13th, from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m in the Family Life Center of the Community of Christ located at the corner of Windsor Lane and Leininger Road.  If you have any questions please contact the American Red Cross at 1-800-GIVE-LIFE.

Friday, November 15th

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.

Monday, November 18th

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.

Sunday, December 8th

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

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.