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Saturday, January 18th

Hope Ministries Food Pantry in Geff will be distributing food to the public on January 18, from 9:00 – 11:00 am.  Please bring large container or Box.

POSTPONED TO JANUARY 25 — Fairfield Public Golf Course, NFP, volunteers will conduct a pork burger cookout this Saturday, January 18th, on Main Street in front of the Wayne County courthouse with drive through service beginning at approximately 10 am.  Pork burgers will be sold for $3, pork chops for $4, and drinks for $1.  Proceeds will offset course operating costs.  Volunteers and customers are greatly appreciated.

Feed My Sheep Soup Kitchen will be starting a Health, Hygiene & Housekeeping class this Saturday Jan 18 at 3pm. The class will last approx. 1 hour and be held on the next 8 Saturdays.  Anyone that attends all 6 classes will receive a laundry basket filled with items related to health, hygiene and housekeeping.

Monday, January 20th

On Monday Jan. 20, the Mt. Erie Ruritan Club will hold their yearly Farm Machinery Consignment Auction. Breakfast and lunch will be served on that day. Come and join them and see if there is something you need.

The next meeting of the Better Breathers Club will be held on Monday, January 20th at 3:00 pm in the Medical Arts Complex Education Room. Light refreshments will be served.  The speaker will be Registered Dietitian Whitney Buckles, who will be discussing “Eating Well: The Importance of Good Nutrition for Lung Health”. 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.  Call (618) 847-8349 for more information.

Tuesday, January 21st

Fairfield Memorial Hospital will hold the next Advanced Cardiac Life Support class on January 21st at 9:00 am.  The cost is $30 for the ACLS course. These classes will be held in the Medical Arts Complex Education Room.  If you would like to learn more or register for the course, please contact Deb Spillman, CMSRN, FMH Clinical Practice Coordinator, at 618-847-8241.

Fairfield Memorial Hospital is now hosting graduate classes for follow-up exercises from the Matter of Balance program. The Matter of Balance graduate classes will be held at the Educational Annex building on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:00am to 12:00pm throughout the month of January. If you are interested and want more information on how to sign up and participate in these free follow-up classes, please call FMH Therapy Department at 618-847-8256.

Wednesday, January 22nd

Fairfield Memorial Hospital will be hosting a Blood Drive with the American Red Cross on Wednesday, January 22.  The Blood Drive will be held in Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Educational Annex Building on 203 Northwest 10th Street in Fairfield. The blood drive will be held from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm.  If you would like to schedule your appointment you can do so by visiting https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/donation-time or you can call Mariah Case, Foundation Director, at 618-847-8297.  Participants for this blood drive will receive a free Fairfield Memorial Hospital t-shirt.  Light refreshments will also be supplied to the donors.

Thursday, January 23rd

Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Senior Life Solutions will hold the next Coffee Club from 9:30 am – 10:30 am on Thursday, January 23rd. The Coffee Club will meet in the Hospital Cafe and is open to anyone interested in attending. This is a great opportunity to get together with other people in the community in a social atmosphere. 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! For more information about this Club or to learn more about Senior Life Solutions, call 618-847-8298.

Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Dementia Caregivers Support Group will meet on Thursday, January 23rd 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.

Saturday, January 25th

The Bluford Ruritan Club will be hosting a breakfast, Saturday, January 25th, from 7-9 am.  Price is by donation and the menu includes pancakes, sausage, eggs, biscuits and gravy, grits, orange juice, milk and coffee.

Fairfield Public Golf Course, NFP, volunteers conduct a pork burger cookout this Saturday, January 25th, on Main Street in front of the Wayne County courthouse with drive through service beginning at approximately 10 am.  Pork burgers will be sold for $3, pork chops for $4, and drinks for $1.  Proceeds will offset course operating costs.  Volunteers and customers are greatly appreciated.

The Grayville Senior Citizens will have a fundraising Chili Supper, January 25, beginning at 5:00 PM.  The cost is by donation.  Everyone is welcome.

Sunday, January 26th

Jordan Pride of Flora, will be performing at the Pleasant Grove Christian Church, 1478 County Road 1425 E, Geff on Sunday, January 26th at 6 pm.  Jordan has spent the last 3 years studying worship leadership at the Hillsong College in Australia.

Saturday, February 1st

The Mt. Erie Ruritan club will be hosting their monthly breakfast on Sat. Feb. 1 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.

Fairfield Public Golf Course, NFP, volunteers will conduct a pork burger cookout this Saturday, February 1st , on Main Street in front of the Wayne County courthouse with drive through service beginning at approximately 10 am.  Pork burgers will be sold for $3, pork chops for $4, and drinks for $1.  Proceeds will offset course operating costs.  Volunteers and customers are greatly appreciated.

Friday, February 7th

The Illinois Elks Children’s Care will be back in Mt. Vernon on February 7, with a Free Children’s Orthopedic Clinic from 3 pm – 5 pm.  The screenings will be done at the Neuromuscular Orthopedic Institute in Mt. Vernon by appointment only.  To make an appointment call 1-800-272-0074 between 9 am – and 4 pm Monday through Friday.  The Fairfield Elks Lodge #1631 is a sponsor of the clinic.

Saturday, February 8th

Fairfield Public Golf Course, NFP, volunteers will conduct a pork burger cookout this Saturday, February 8th, on Main Street in front of the Wayne County courthouse with drive through service beginning at approximately 10 am.  Pork burgers will be sold for $3, pork chops for $4, and drinks for $1.  Proceeds will offset course operating costs.  Volunteers and customers are greatly appreciated.

Sunday, February 9th

The Fairfield Coin Club meets on Sunday, February 9th in classroom Building West, on the campus of Frontier Community College.  Doors will open at 10 am, dealers will be present, auction at 1:30 and there will be a monthly 50/50 raffle.  For more information go to the club’s Facebook page.  Everyone is welcome.

Wednesday, February 12th

The Wayne and Edwards County Soil and Water Conservation District are sponsoring a “Cover Crop Coffee Shop” on Wednesday February 12th from 8 am till noon at the Fairfield CP Church family life center.  Guest speaker will be David Kleinschmidt and cover crop panelist will be Doc Roser and JR Upton.  The coffee shop is also sponsored by FNB.

Thursday, February 13th

The Fairfield Travelogue continues its tour around the world on Thursday, February 13, “Tibet: A Light in the Darkness”, a film by Sean Cassidy, will be hosted by Tom Sterling.  The program will be held at the First Baptist Church at 308 S 1st Street in Fairfield. Each presentation will begin at 7:15 p.m.  Season tickets are $30.00 and will be sold at the door the evening of the event.  Tickets are also available at McDowell, Kenshalo, & Jesop in Fairfield.  This year’s Fairfield Travelogue is sponsored by the Fairfield Rotary Club and the Wayne County Farm Bureau.

Saturday, February 15th

Fairfield Public Golf Course, NFP, volunteers will conduct a pork burger cookout this Saturday, February 15th, on Main Street in front of the Wayne County courthouse with drive through service beginning at approximately 10 am.  Pork burgers will be sold for $3, pork chops for $4, and drinks for $1.  Proceeds will offset course operating costs.  Volunteers and customers are greatly appreciated.

Saturday, February 22nd

The Wayne City High School History Club will have their Trivia night on Saturday, February 22nd in the performance gym.  Cost is $100 for a team of 10, there will be free snacks and door prizes.  Doors will open at 6 pm and the tourney starts at 7 pm.  All proceeds go to the Wayne City High School History Club.

Saturday, February 29th

Fairfield Memorial Hospital will be taking their Digital Mammography Truck to Horizon Healthcare Grayville Clinic for a Mobile Mammography Event on Saturday, February 29th, with appointments starting at 8:00 a.m.  Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Digital Mammography Truck will be set up at the Horizon Healthcare Grayville Clinic, 319 W. Commerce Street, Grayville.   To schedule a Digital Mammogram for this Mobile Mammography Event on February 29th, call the Fairfield Memorial Hospital Diagnostic Imaging Department at 618-847-8249.

Saturday, March 7th

The Mt. Erie Ruritan club will be hosting their monthly breakfast on Sat. March 7, 2020 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.

Sunday, March 8th

The Fairfield Coin Club meets on Sunday, March 8th in classroom Building West, on the campus of Frontier Community College.  Doors will open at 10 am, dealers will be present, auction at 1:30 and there will be a monthly 50/50 raffle.  For more information go to the club’s Facebook page.  Everyone is welcome.

Thursday, March 12th

The Fairfield Travelogue continues its tour around the world on Thursday, March 12, “Albinos & Aliens: In Search of the Albinos, Florida’s Alien Wildlife” will be presented by Tom Sterling. The program will be held at the First Baptist Church at 308 S 1st Street in Fairfield. Each presentation will begin at 7:15 p.m.  Season tickets are $30.00 and will be sold at the door the evening of the event.  Tickets are also available at McDowell, Kenshalo, & Jesop in Fairfield.  This year’s Fairfield Travelogue is sponsored by the Fairfield Rotary Club and the Wayne County Farm Bureau.

Wednesday, March 18th

There will be a Blood Drive on Wednesday, March 18th from 11:30 am – 5:30 pm in the Family Life Center of the Community of Christ Church on Windsor lane in Fairfield.  To schedule your appointment go to https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?order=DATE&range=10&zipSponsor=62837 or call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE for more information.

Saturday, April 4th

The Mt. Erie Ruritan club will be hosting their monthly breakfast on Sat. April 4, 2020 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.

Thursday, April 9th

The Fairfield Travelogue continues its tour around the world on Thursday, April 9, “The Royal Inca Road”, a film by Karin Mullers, will be hosted by Sandy Mortimer.  The program will be held at the First Baptist Church at 308 S 1st Street in Fairfield. Each presentation will begin at 7:15 p.m.  Season tickets are $30.00 and will be sold at the door the evening of the event.  Tickets are also available at McDowell, Kenshalo, & Jesop in Fairfield.  This year’s Fairfield Travelogue is sponsored by the Fairfield Rotary Club and the Wayne County Farm Bureau.

Saturday, May 2nd

The Mt. Erie Ruritan club will be hosting their monthly breakfast on Sat. May 2, 2020 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.

Sunday, May 10th

The Fairfield Coin Club meets on Sunday, May 10th in classroom Building West, on the campus of Frontier Community College.  Doors will open at 10 am, dealers will be present, auction at 1:30 and there will be a monthly 50/50 raffle.  For more information go to the club’s Facebook page.  Everyone is welcome.

Wednesday, May 20th

There will be a Blood Drive on Wednesday, May 20th from 11:30 am – 5:30 pm in the Family Life Center of the Community of Christ Church on Windsor lane in Fairfield.  To schedule your appointment go to https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?order=DATE&range=10&zipSponsor=62837 or call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE for more information.

Saturday, June 6th

The Mt. Erie Ruritan club will be hosting their monthly breakfast on Sat. June 6, 2020 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.

Sunday, June 14th

The Fairfield Coin Club meets on Sunday, June 14th in classroom Building West, on the campus of Frontier Community College.  Doors will open at 10 am, dealers will be present, auction at 1:30 and there will be a monthly 50/50 raffle.  For more information go to the club’s Facebook page.  Everyone is welcome.

Sunday, July 12th

The Fairfield Coin Club meets on Sunday, July 12th in classroom Building West, on the campus of Frontier Community College.  Doors will open at 10 am, dealers will be present, auction at 1:30 and there will be a monthly 50/50 raffle.  For more information go to the club’s Facebook page.  Everyone is welcome.

Wednesday, July 22nd

There will be a Blood Drive on Wednesday, July 22nd from 11:30 am – 5:30 pm in the Family Life Center of the Community of Christ Church on Windsor lane in Fairfield.  To schedule your appointment go to https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?order=DATE&range=10&zipSponsor=62837 or call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE for more information.

Sunday, August 9th

The Fairfield Coin Club meets on Sunday, August 9th in classroom Building West, on the campus of Frontier Community College.  Doors will open at 10 am, dealers will be present, auction at 1:30 and there will be a monthly 50/50 raffle.  For more information go to the club’s Facebook page.  Everyone is welcome.

Sunday, September 13th

The Fairfield Coin Club meets on Sunday, September 13th in classroom Building West, on the campus of Frontier Community College.  Doors will open at 10 am, dealers will be present, auction at 1:30 and there will be a monthly 50/50 raffle.  For more information go to the club’s Facebook page.  Everyone is welcome.

Wednesday, September 23rd

There will be a Blood Drive on Wednesday, September 23rd from 11:30 am – 5:30 pm in the Family Life Center of the Community of Christ Church on Windsor lane in Fairfield.  To schedule your appointment go to https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?order=DATE&range=10&zipSponsor=62837 or call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE for more information.

Sunday, November 8th

The Fairfield Coin Club meets on Sunday, November 8th in classroom Building West, on the campus of Frontier Community College.  Doors will open at 10 am, dealers will be present, auction at 1:30 and there will be a monthly 50/50 raffle.  For more information go to the club’s Facebook page.  Everyone is welcome.

Wednesday, November 18th

There will be a Blood Drive on Wednesday, November 18th from 11:30 am – 5:30 pm in the Family Life Center of the Community of Christ Church on Windsor lane in Fairfield.  To schedule your appointment go to https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?order=DATE&range=10&zipSponsor=62837 or call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE for more information.

Sunday, December 13th

The Fairfield Coin Club will have their Christmas show on Sunday, December 13th in classroom Building West, on the campus of Frontier Community College.  Doors will open at 10 am, dealers will be present, auction at 1:30 and there will be a monthly 50/50 raffle.  For more information go to the club’s Facebook page.  Everyone is welcome.