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Events – June 2017

St. Jude Dash & Bash
Did you know that NO family receives a bill
from St. Jude? All a family should worry about is
helping their child live and with your support
they can do just that. Come out and support St.
Jude at the 3rd Annual St. Jude Dash & Bash on
Saturday June 3rd at the Sullivan American
Legion. This is an ALL DAY event that starts off at
7 a.m. with a softball tournament, bake sale,
50/50, and our HUGE indoor raffle, 5k at 8:30
a.m., 1 mile superhero obstacle run and a fun and
safe tot trot at 9:30 a.m. All of this is followed by
the Kid’s Korner from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Come out and enjoy inflatables, a dunk tank, a
balloon artist, see Freddy the Firetruck, delicious
grilled food, and MORE! New this year… the
Illinois chapter of Earth Scrapes has joined our
event for the kids at St. Jude. Don’t miss out on
their car show that starts at 11:00 a.m.!
That’s not all! What would the Dash and Bash
be without the Bash? The beer tent will be open
from 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. with live entertain
ment planned and a bags tournament. The best
part about this whole event is that 100% of all the
proceeds WILL be donated to St. Jude Children’s
Research Hospital. Treatments invented at St.
Jude have helped push the overall childhood can
cer survival rate from 20% to more than 80% since
it opened more than 50 years ago. Your support is
needed in the fight to conquer childhood cancer.
Come out and join us on Saturday June 3rd!
For more information visit our Facebook
page/3rd Annual St. Jude Dash & Bash.
Spaghetti Dinner
The Lovington American Legion Auxiliary
will host an all you can eat spaghetti dinner at the
Lovington Legion on Saturday, June 3 from 4:30 to
7:30 p.m. A quilt raffle drawing will be held at 7
p.m.
Open Mic
Allenville Community Building will host an
open mic the last Friday of each month for coun
try music from 7 to 9:30 p.m.

M.O.M.S
Moms On a Mission in Sullivan: Fellowship with a Purpose – A group
of Christian moms who meet for fellowship while also striving to
grow spiritually and serve our community. A typical meeting
includes breakfast, devotion and discussion, followed by an activity
or service project.
Childcare is provided by church volunteers. There is a classroom
for 2+ year olds, which includes a snack and a Christian lesson. We
also offer a nursery for 0-2 year olds.
Meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month from
9:00-11:00am at the First United Methodist Church in Sullivan. No
meeting if there is no school that day.
For any questions, contact Jilla Young at 217-622-3230 or by email
at sullivanmoms@gmail.com.
Picnic in the Park
Smyser Christian Church is hosting “Picnic In the Park” at the
Windsor Park. ANY ONE can come out for the meal and activities. It
will be a time to come together as neighboring communities to meet
people and enjoy a meal. There will be activities for kids 5th grade
and under at Kidz Corner during “Picnic in the Park.” Area Jr & Sr
High students are also invited to stay after “Picnic In the Park” for
XLR8 from 6:30-8, for a time of worship, Bible study, activities and
fun times with friends.
Schedule:
6/7, 5-6:30, Sloppy Joes
6/14, 5-6:30, Hot dogs
6/21, No Picnic in the Park
6/28,5-6:30, Sloppy Joes
7/5, 5-6:30, Hot dogs
7/12, 4:30-6:30, Hamburgers/Hot dogs and VBS Sign up Night.

Mo. Co. Relay for Life
Moultrie County Relay for Life will be holding
their Annual Survivor Dinner on Thursday, June
22nd at The Vineyard Church in Sullivan. The
theme this year is “Grease” so feel free to come in
your favorite Grease attire.
6-7pm will be our NEW Pamper Hour, dinner
will be served at 7pm. The free night is open to all
cancer survivors and their guests. Please RSVP in
this event by calling Diane at 217-855-9896,
Jamie 217-417-0742, or Jessi 217-962-1231.
Relay for Life will be held Friday, August 11th,
6pm-Midnight at the Sullivan High School Track.
We are looking for more teams to join us this year!
Contact us for more info and join the fight against
cancer!

Lovington Events
June 2 & 3: Townwide yard sales
June 5 – 9: Park Rec week at the park. 11 a.m.
to 2 p.m. Lunch provided.
June 10: Town-wide clean up day. Items must
be placed on the curb before 6:30 a.m. Call vil
lage hall for information 873-4480.
June 16: Junefest will be held held in Tomm
Conn Park. The fish fry starts at 4:30 p.m., offer
ing food and entertainment in the park until 7:00
p.m.
Entertainment continues at the field north of
Lovington Grade School , southeast edge of
town, until the community fireworks display
begins after sundown.
Free Event
Kids Summer Fun Day, Saturday, June 10,
2017, 5:00-7:00 PM, Dalton City United Methodist
Church, 200 E. Freeland St., Dalton City, IL.
Activities include Christian Magician, Scovill
Children’s Petting Zoo animals, Craft Corner.
Free refreshments include Hot Dogs, Popcorn,
Ice cream, Brownies, Cold Drinks. Kids, parents,
grandparents, friends welcome.

50 Plus Gatherings
We meet on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each
month from 6:30-8pm. If you are age 50 or older,
please join us! We are a generation with much to
offer in perspective, experience, skills and wisdom
as we extend God’s love within and beyond the
church walls. Vineyard Church, 1805 S. Hamilton
in Sullivan.
Grief Support Group
A weekly grief support group meets 5:45 p.m. –
7:15 p.m. Wednesdays through May 29.
Meetings are held at the First United Methodist
Church at 216 W. Jefferson in Sullivan. Dinner and
child care are provided at 5:15 p.m.
For more information contact Connie Dunscomb
at 217/433-0581 or Karen Goss at 217/273-8903.
Free Play Group
Bright Start is a free play group program that is
funded through the Illinois State Board of
Education for children birth thru age three who
reside in Moultrie County. Play groups meet on
Thursday mornings from 9 to 10:30 at the Early
Intervention building at 203 S. Graham, Sullivan.
For more information call Amy Eller 728-7396.
VBS
Jonathan Creek Christian is inviting children to
Maker Fun Factory Vacation Bible School: Created
by God, Built for a Purpose from 5:30 p.m.- 8:00
p.m. June 5 – 9.
The Maker Fun Factory VBS will give kids a
chance to discover that God made them for a pur
pose!
They participate in Bible-learning activities,
sing catchy songs, play teamwork-building games,
make and devour yummy treats.
VBS week includes Bible adventures, a chance
to collect Bible Memory Buddies and test Sciency
fun Gizmos to take home and play with the rest of
the summer. Kids learn to look for the evidence of
God through God Sightings.
Each day concludes with the Funshop Finale to
include everyone involved in living what they
have learned. Family members and friends are
encouraged to join in daily for the 7:45 p.m.
Funshop Finale.
During VBS week participants will join a mis
sion effort to purchase Bibles for young people
who don’t own one.
Maker Fun Factory is for kids from Pre-k
through Fifth grade and runs from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00
p.m. daily June 5-9. For more information contact
Jonathan Creek Christian at 217/728-4369.


Moultrie County Meetings Schedule
Meetings

Meetings – June 2017

First Monday
6 p.m., Lovington Township meets, township
shed
7 p.m., Dalton City Village Board meets, vil
lage hall (unless the Monday falls on a holiday
which then moves the meeting to Tuesday follow
ing the first Monday)
Second Monday
6:30 p.m., Sullivan Women’s Civic Club meets,
Senior Center
7 p.m., Sullivan, City Council meets, city
building
7 p.m., Marrowbone Township, township shed
7 p.m., Sullivan school board meets, high
school media center
Second Thursday
7 p.m., Moultrie County Board meets, county
board room in the courthouse
7 p.m., Bethany Village Board meets, village
hall
Third Thursday
7 p.m., Okaw Valley school board meets,
OVHS computer lab
Fourth Monday
7 p.m., Sullivan City Council meets, city build
ing
Lions Club
Second and Fourth Tuesday
6 p.m., Sullivan
Dove
Thursdays
5 p.m., Dove Support Group,
5 p.m., Dove Children’s Group, children are
provided with supper during meeting
Rotary Club
Tuesdays
11:30 a.m., Sullivan
Historical and
Genealogical Society
Third Thursday, 7 p.m., Moultrie County
Historical and Genealogical Society meets,
Heritage Center, 117 E. Harrison, Sullivan.
Lovington Library Board
Fourth Tuesday
6:30 p.m., in the meeting room of library
AmBuCs
First and Third Thursday
6 p.m., AmBuC Hall, Sullivan
George A. Sentel Lodge
Stated meeting, First Wednesday of each
month, 7:30 p.m.
Sullivan Kiwanis
First and Third Monday of the month at
6:30p.m. at the Sullivan High School.
SAIL
WHAT: Moultrie Low Vision Support Group
Meeting
WHEN: Tuesday, June 6 from 10:30 am – 12
pm
WHERE: Elizabeth Titus Memorial Library
the Sullivan library


American Legion and VFW
American Legion – VFW

American Legion – June 2017

Sullivan American Legion
The Sullivan American Legion Board meets the
second Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. The
regular Legion meeting is the following Saturday
at 9a.m.
The Auxiliary meets on the first Monday of the
month at 7 p.m. and the Sons of the American
Legion meets at 7 p.m. on the first Wednesday of
the month.
Meals served every Thursday night at 5p.m.
Lounge open to the public Monday-Friday a4
4p.m. and Saturday at noon.
BINGO is held every Thursday with doors
opening at 4 p.m., Early Bird at 6:20 p.m., and
regular Bingo starting at 7 p.m.
Lovington American Legion
The Lovington American Legion at 1 p.m. on
the second Saturday of the month.
The Lovington Sons of the American Legion
meets on the second Sunday at 1:30 p.m., and the
Auxiliary at 2 p.m on the first Sunday of the
month.
Pork Chop dinners are held on the third
Saturday of the month from 5 to 8 p.m.
Bethany American Legion
The Bethany American Legion and Sons of the
American Legion meet on the fourth Monday of
the month at 7:00 p.m.


Church Events in Moultrie County
Church Events

Church Events – June 2017

Solid Rock Chapel
1213 E Jackson St., 217-962-1231
website: srchapel.org
email: jessijess23@yahoo.com
Deep Sea Discovery VBS will be Saturday,
June 10th, 9am-2pm. Early registration is
required! VBS is for children in Preschool thru
5th Grade. To register or for more info, contact
Tammy Tippit at 217-962-1449 or Jessi at 217-
962-1231.
Join us for a FREE Family Movie Night on
Friday, June 23rd at 6pm. We will be showing
Disney’s Finding Dory. Refreshments will be
provided.
First Christian Church
1357 CR 1200 E, Sullivan, 217-728-7351
Pastor Grant Wade • www.fccsullivan.org
Email us at office@fccsullivan.org
Like us on Facebook at fccsullivan
Weekly Happenings —
Sunday Mornings: 9:30 am Fellowship–coffee
& cookies; 10 am Worship; 10:15 am Kids’
Church
Thursday Mornings: 10 am Ladies of Faith @
5 West Coffee Lounge – Gals of all ages are wel
come to come for devotions and fellowship!
Chix in Training Boot Camp: 5 am – 6 am
on M–W–F in the Fellowship Hall.
Weight Watchers: 9 am – 10 am on
Thursdays in the Fellowship Hall.
Other Happenings —
Monday, June 5: 8 am – Men’s Group Service
Work – All men are welcome to join us to com
plete small service projects around the church.
Tuesday, June 6: 11:30 am – 1st Tuesday
Lunch at Das Clubhaus, Sullivan Country Club.
Monday, June 12—Friday, June 16: 9 am–4 pm
– TLTOTS’ “Broadway Bootcamp” in the
Sanctuary.
Monday, June 12—Friday, June 16: 9:30–11:30
am – “Kids in the Kitchen” in the Kitchen and
Fellowship Hall.
Monday, June 12—Friday, June 16: 12–2 pm –
”Super Chefs” in the Kitchen and Fellowship
Hall.
Wednesday, June 14: 10 am – Coffee & Chat at
Courtyard Estates.
Wednesday, June 14: 8 am–1 pm – Babysitting
Training Class in Pavilion.
Saturday, June 17: 8 am – AMEN Men’s
Group – Meet in the church Pavilion for study,
discussion, & donuts! Men of all ages are wel
come!
Sunday, June 18: 10 am – Worship ~ “Father’s
Day”.
Saturday, June 24: 10 am – Mending Hearts
Grief Support Group in the church Parlor.
Everyone is welcome.
Vineyard Church
www.thevineyardchurch.us
1805 S. Hamilton, Sullivan, IL • 217-728-4574
Questions? Contact Jamie at
jamie.crosier@thevineyardchurch.us
Vineyard Drive-in Theater. June 30th : Mark
your calendar and plan to attend our Drive-In
Theater event! This is the real deal! Projection
screen will face The Vineyard Church’s parking lot,
sound will come through your car’s radio. You’ll
“set up” just like you do at a drive-in movie theatre.
Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and settle in to
watch the feature event! Vehicle parking begins at
7:30, show-time at 8:30. Some snacks will be pro
vided.
There is no charge. All children must be accom
panied by a responsible adult or high school stu
dent. In case of rain, movie will be shown inside the
main auditorium.

DMH Community Calendar
DMH Community Calendar

DMH Community Calendar – June 2017

Geriatric Assessment Clinic, 241 W. Weaver Road, Suite 240,
Forsyth. Come to our outpatient program to identify health needs
and develop a tailored care plan for loved ones. Get peace of mind
for the whole family. Call 217-876-2199 to schedule your appoint
ment.
Cardiopulmonary Rehab Orientation, Tuesdays and Thursdays,
June 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27 and 29, 1-3 p.m., FREE, Decatur
Memorial Hospital Cardiac Rehabilitation Department, 2300 N.
Edward St., Decatur – meet at Heart and Lung Institute Registration
Desk. This orientation is for the Cardiac Rehabilitation program and
requires a physician referral. For more information, call 217-876-
2496.
Helping Hands Bereavement for Children, June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
3:30 p.m., FREE. Cancer Care Center of Decatur, 210 W. McKinley,
Ave, Decatur, IL. Meets in the Art Therapy room. Helping Hands is
a support group for children ages five to 15. Register online at www.
dmhcares.com or call 217-876-4735.
Natural Nutrition Weight Management Orientation June 2, 12
p.m., June 12, 5:30 p.m., FREE, DMH Specific Performance
Enhancement Center, 2122 N. 27th Street, Decatur. Learn more about
our natural approach for weight loss. Obtain knowledge on nutri
tion and how to work out effectively. A physician and a one-on-one
health coach are on hand to supervise weight loss and help set and
reach personal goals. Plus, learn about our meal replacement prod
uct with all natural ingredients. Register online at https://www.
dmhcares.com/ or call 217-876-4249.
Companions Through Grief Bereavement Support Group, June 5,
6-730 p.m., FREE, DMH Rehabilitation Conference Room-enter
through Rehabilitation entrance near Valet Kiosk at Decatur
Memorial Hospital. Ongoing grief care support for those who have
lost a loved one. You are welcome to join the group after attending
the “Healing Hearts” classes. Held on the first Monday of each
month from 6:00-7:30 p.m. Register online at https://www.dmh
cares.com/ or call 217-876-6770.
Bariatric Support Group, June 6, 5:30-6:30 p.m., FREE, DMH
Specific Performance Enhancement Center, 2122 N. 27th Street,
Decatur. Share knowledge and support as we work to regain and
maintain good health. Persons who have had bariatric surgery and
their family members are welcome, along with those considering
medical weight loss or bariatric surgery. This requires a physician
referral and assessment appointment prior to class. Register online
at https://www.dmhcares.com/ or call 217-876-4249.
Bone Density Screening, June 7, 9-11 a.m. FREE, DMH Breast
Center, 302 W. Hay St., Suite 117A. Detect the early stage of osteopo
rosis with this free screening. Register online at www.dmhcares.com
or call for an appointment, 217-876-4377.
Growing Through Grief Series, June 13, 20, 27 6 p.m., FREE,
Cancer Care Center of Decatur, Education Classrooms, 210 W.
McKinley Ave. Growing Through Grief is a five-week series for
Adults. Register online at www.dmhcares.com/calendar or Call
217-876-4735.
Infant CPR Class, June 12, 7 p.m., FREE, Decatur Memorial
Hospital – OB Classrooms- 3rd Floor, 2300 N. Edward St., Decatur,
IL. This class teaches moms, dads and anyone caring for infants
(including grandparents and babysitters) the skills needed for infant
CPR and is taught by Pediatric Registered Nurses certified in CPR
instruction. Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call 217-876-
3100.
Facing Cancer Together, June 14, 1:30 p.m., FREE, Cancer Care
Center of Decatur, 210 W. McKinley Ave., Education Classrooms. A
monthly support group for all cancer patients and their families. The
group offers an opportunity to share thoughts, feelings and informa
tion. Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call 217-876-4735.
Cardiopulmonary Risk Factors Education, June 16, 11 a.m.-1
p.m., FREE, Decatur Memorial Hospital, Classroom B. Cardiac Risk
Factors is an educational class that assists clients to recognize and
change their risk factors to maintain a heart healthy lifestyle.
Participants are to meet at the Heart and Lung Institute Registration
Desk at Decatur Memorial Hospital, 2300 N. Edward St., Decatur.
For more information, call 217-876-2496.

Brain Tumor
Support Group,
June 17, 10 a.m., FREE, Cancer Care Center of
Decatur – Education Classroom. 210 W. McKinley
Ave. Support group for individuals who have
experienced brain tumors and their families.
Register online at https://www.dmhcares.com/
or call 217-876-4735.
Diabetes Support Group, June 21, 11 a.m.-
Noon, 5:30-6:30 p.m. FREE, DMH Diabetes
Education Center. A group for anyone in the com
munity who needs help and support with their
diabetes. Register online at https://www.dmh
cares.com/ or call the DMH Diabetes Education
Center at 217-876-2699 for more information.
Renewal Bereavement Support Group, June
26, 6-7:30 p.m., FREE, Cancer Care Center of
Decatur – Education Classroom, 210 W. McKinley
Ave. A bereavement support group for those who
have lost a loved one and have completed the
Growing Through Grief series. Register online at
https://www.dmhcares.com/ or call 217-876-
4735.
Cardiopulmonary Rehab Nutrition Class, June
27, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., FREE, Decatur Memorial
Hospital, Classroom B. Participants are to meet at
the Heart and Lung Institute Registration Desk at
Decatur Memorial Hospital, 2300 N. Edward St.,
Decatur. For more information, call 217-876-2496.
Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group, June
27, 4:30-6 p.m., FREE, Cancer Care Center of
Decatur, Education Classroom, 210 W. McKinley
Ave. Support group for prostate cancer patients
and spouses. Register online at www.dmhcares.
com or call 217-876-4735.


 

 

Recipe Corner
Recipe Corner

Recipe Corner: Cajun Shrimp Pasta

Cajun Shrimp Pasta
Ingredients:
kosher salt
1 lb. linguine
1 tbsp. exra-virgin olive oil
1 lb. large shrimp, peeled and deveined
Freshly ground black pepper
2 tbsp. Cajun seasoning
2 tbsp. butter
2 tbsp. all-purpose flour
3/4 c. heavy cream
1/2 c. freshly grated Parmesan, plus more for garnish
1/4 c. chopped fresh parsley
Directions:
In a large pot of salted boiling water, cook linguine until al dente.
Drain, reserving 1 cup pasta water, and return to pot.
Meanwhile, in a large skillet over medium heat, heat olive oil.
Add shrimp and season with salt, pepper and Cajun seasoning.
Cook until pink, 2 minutes per side, then transfer to a plate.
Wipe out skillet and add butter. Once melted, stir in flour and
whisk until golden, 1 minute. Add heavy cream and whisk until
creamy, then add Parmesan and 1/2 cup pasta water. Whisk until
creamy, then season with salt and pepper.
Return pasta to skillet and toss until creamy, then add shrimp and
parsley and toss until combined.
Garnish with Parmesan and serve.
Angel Food Dessert
Ingredients:
2 cans (20 ounces each) unsweetened crushed pineapple, drained
4 medium frm bananas, sliced
1 loaf-shaped angel food cake (10-1/2 ounces), cut into 1-inch
cubes
3 cups cold fat-free milk
2 packages (1 ounce each) sugar-free instant vanilla pudding mix
1 carton (8 ounces) frozen reduced-fat whipped topping, thawed
1/3 cup chopped pecans, toasted
Directions:
Place the pineapple in a large bowl; gently fold in bananas. Place
cake cubes in a 13×9-in. dish. Spoon fruit over cake.
In another large bowl, whisk milk and pudding mixes for 2 min
utes. Let stand for 2 minutes or until soft-set. Spread over fruit. Care
fully spread whipped topping over pudding. Sprinkle with pecans.
Cover and refrigerate for at least 2 hours before serving. Yield: 15
servings.


Libraries in Moultrie County, Illinois

LIBRARY LISTINGS

Elizabeth Titus Memorial

Elizabeth Titus Memorial Library – June 2017

Story Time: Every Wed. 10:00 – 10:30
a.m.
Book Club: Reading: “Hidden Figures”
by Margot Lee Shetterly – June 15 at 1 p.m.
Summer Reading: K-5 Summer
Reading begins Thursday, June 1
MMQ’s: Every Tuesday 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
TOPS: TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)
meets every Tuesday morning at 10:00 a.m.
DMV: Thursday, June 22, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
YA Summer Reading: Every
Thursday beginning June 8 from 1-3 p.m.

Lovington Public Library

Lovington Public Library – June 2017

New Books
Adult Fiction:
“Two from the Heart” by James Patterson, “Fast
and Loose” by Stuart Woods, “The Women in the
Castle” by Jessica Shattuck, “The Fix” by David
Baldacci, “The Burial Hour: A Lincoln Rhyme
Novel” by Jeffery Deaver, “Golden Prey” by John
Sandford, “The Stars are Fire” by Anita Shreve,
“The Devil’s Triangle” by Catherine Coulter and
J.T. Ellison, “No Easy Target” by Iris Johansen,
“All By Myself, Alone” by Mary Higgins Clark ,
“Starlight Bridge” by Debbie Mason, “Mistletoe
Cottage” by Debbie Mason
Adult Large Print Fiction:
“The Spring at Moss Hill” by Carla Neggers,
“One Texas Cowboy Too Many” by Carolyn Brown
Adult Non-Fiction Books:
“The Magnolia Story” by Chip and Joanna
Gaines
Young Adult Fiction Books:
“The Raven Boys” by Maggie Stiefvater, “The
Dream Thieves” by Maggie Stiefvater, “Blue Lily,
Lily Blue” by Maggie Stiefvater, “The Raven King”
by Maggie Stiefvater, “The Cabin” Natasha Pres
ton, “Disruptor” by Arwen Elys Dayton
Movies:
“Moana”, “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar
Children”, “Independence Day Resurgence”
June 2017 Activities:
Thursday, June 1: Summer Reading Registra
tion at the Lovington Library begins. Children
attending programming must be registered by a
parent or guardian. First day to log books for priz
es. Theme: Ahoy, Bookaneers! A Summer Reading
Adventure.
Friday, June 2: Adult Coloring Club. 3:45-4:45
PM.
Saturday, June 3: Free eBooks at the Library.
Come in any time between 10:30 AM-12:30 PM.
Monday, June 5: “Knot Just Knitting” with Jan
Voss. Come to learn to knit or crochet or bring any
craft project to work on and chat. 10:30 – 11:30 AM.
Tuesday, June 6: Reading Redbirds Book Club
for grades 4th-8th, from 3:45-4:45 PM.
Wednesday, June 7: PACHE Meeting. 1:00 – 3:30
PM.
Thursday, June 8: Adult Book Club. Bring a
good book to talk about. 10:30-11:30 AM.
Friday, June 9: Free Movie & Popcorn. 2:00-4:00
PM.
Friday, June 9: Adult Coloring Club. 3:45-4:45
PM.
Monday, June 12: “Knot Just Knitting” with Jan
Voss. Come to learn to knit or crochet or bring any
craft project to work on and chat. 10:30 – 11:30 AM.
Tuesday, June 13 – Thursday, June 15: Buzz
Lightyear Space Ranger Academy. For grades 1st-
5th. Must bring an empty 2 liter Pepsi bottle — no
other brand’s bottles will work for this project.
1:30-3:30 PM.
Tuesday, June 13: LEGO Club 3:45-4:45 PM.
Friday, June 16: Make It & Take It: Father’s Day
Gift and Card. 2:00-4:00 PM.
Friday, June 16: Adult Coloring Club. 3:45-4:45
PM.
Saturday, June 17: SAT Prep/Practice Test. 10:30
AM-12:30 PM.
Monday, June 19: “Knot Just Knitting” with Jan
Voss. Come to learn to knit or crochet or bring any
craft project to work on and chat. 10:30 – 11:30 AM.
Monday, June 19: Youth Coloring and Drawing
Club: Comic Strips. Come in to color and draw or
to make a comic strip of your own. 5:00-7:30 PM.
Tuesday, June 20: Intro to Powerpoint computer
class. Ages 12 and up. Adults included. 2:00-3:00
PM.
Tuesday, June 20: Reading Redbirds Book Club
for grades 4th-8th, from 3:45-4:45 PM.
Thursday, June 22: Summer Reading program.
“Stories in the Stars” with Douglas Hart Nature
Center. Featuring an animal guest. 1:30-3:00 PM.
Friday, June 23: Free Movie & Popcorn. 2:00-
4:00 PM.
Friday, June 23: Adult Coloring Club. 3:45-4:45
PM.
Monday, June 26: “Knot Just Knitting” with Jan
Voss. Come to learn to knit or crochet or bring any
craft project to work on and chat. 10:30 – 11:30 AM.
Monday, June 26: Last day to register for Adult
Sign Painting Party. Money due ($20) at time of
registration. Event is Monday, July 10, 6:00-8:00
PM.
Monday, June 26: Last day to register for “Ad
ventures with Beekle”: Painting with artist David
Zoberis. (Summer Reading program for Thursday,
June 29, 1:30-3:00 PM.) Space limited to 15 youth.
Tuesday, June 27: Hour of Code: Coding Pirates!
Ages 6 – adult, from 3:45-4:45 PM.
Tuesday, June 27: Library Board Meeting. Public
welcome to attend. Meeting starts at 6:30 PM.
Thursday, June 29: Summer Reading program.
“Adventures with Beekle”: Painting with artist
David Zoberis. 1:30-3:00 PM. *Pre-registration re
quired.
Friday, June 30: FREE Blood Pressure Checks
with the Moultrie County Health Department
from 12:45-1:15 PM.
Friday, June 30: Adult White Elephant BINGO.
Bring a small White Elephant Prize! 1:00-3:00 PM.
Friday, June 30: Adult Coloring Club. 3:45-4:45
PM.
Saturday, July 1: Make It & Take It: Indepen
dence Day craft. 10:30 AM-12:30 PM.

Marrowbone Public Library

Marrowbone Public Library – June 2017

SAFARI”
We are kicking off our summer reading pro
gram with our annual Petting Zoo. Come and see
the animals, register to participate in the library’s
summer reading program, check out books to
read and earn prizes! Then come to the programs
being offered once a week as follows:
June 9 “Wild By Design, Douglas Hart Nature
Center 1-2PM
June 15 “Library Safari” games, scavenger hunt
& snack 1-2PM
June 22 To be announced 1-2PM
June 29 “Wild & Wonderful Wolves” Macon
Conservation 1-2PM
July 6 “Wildlife On Wheels” Aikman Wildlife
Adventure 1-2PM
The Library Carnival for those who have read
30 or more books will be Saturday, July 8, 2017
2-3PM.
Coffee Hour: While the reading program is in
progress, coffee hour will move to Fridays at
1pm. It will go back to meeting on Thursdays on
July 13 at 1pm.
Did You Know? The library has and extensive
collection of car/truck/van repair manuals
including Chilton’s and a few Haynes as well as
many Consumer Reports Used Car buying
guides.
New to the library:
Fiction:
“16th Seduction” by James Patterson & Maxine
Paetro, “Against All Odds” by Danielle Steel,
“Antiques Frame” by Barbara Allan, “The Beloved
Hope Chest” by Amy Clipston, “The Broken
Road” by Richard Paul Evans, “Deadmen
Walking” by Sherrilyn Kenyon, “Every Body” on
Deck by G.A. McKevett, “Fallout” by Sara
Paretsky, “The Farmers’ Market Mishap” by
Wanda E. Brunstetter & Jean Brunstetter, “Fast &
Loose” by Stuart Woods, “The Fix” by David
Baldacci, “Full Wolf Moon” by Lincoln Child,
“G-Man” by Stephen Hunter, “The Girl Who
Knew Too Much” by Amanda Quick, “Golden
Prey” by John Sandford, “High Stakes” by Fern
, “The Homestead” by Linda Byler,
Than a Treason” by Dana Stabenow, “Little White
Lies” (Robert B. Parker) by Ace Atkins, “Marathon”
by Brian Freeman, “No Easy Target” by Iris
Johansen, “Ominous” by Lesa Jackson, Nancy
Bush & Rosalind Noonan, “The Red Hunter” by
Lisa Unger, “Same Beach, Next Year” by Dorothea
Benton Frank, “Secrets in Summer” by Nancy
Thayer, “The Stars Are Fire” by Anita Shreve,
“Sticks and Bones” by Carolyn Haines, “Testimony”
by Scott Turow, “Those Jensen Boys! : Twelve
Dead Men” by William W. Johnstone with J.A.
Johnstone, “Threads of Suspicion” by Dee
Henderson, “Walking On My Grave” by Carolyn
Hart
Non-Fiction:
“America’s Most Haunted Neighborhood” by
David Domine, “Northern Illinois Fishing Maps
Guide Book” by Sportsman’s Connection, “Old
School : Life in the Sane Lane” by Bill O’Reilly and
Bruce Feirstein, “Southern Illinois Fishing Maps
Guide Book” by Sportsman’s Connection
Large Print:
“16th Seduction” by James Patterson & Maxine
Paetro, “Against All Odds” by Danielle Steel,
“Fast & Loose” by Stuart Woods, “The Fix” by
David Baldacci, “Golden Prey” by John Sandford,
“Huck Out West” by Robert Coover, “The Legend
of Russian Bill” by Richard Lapidus, “Little White
Lies (Robert B. Parker)” by Ace Atkins, “One
Perfect Lie” by Lisa Scottoline, “Texas John
Slaughter” by William W. Johnstone with J.A.
Johnstone, “Trajectory” by Richard Russo, “Triple
Play” by James D. Crownover, “Trouble Rides Tall
/ Cross the Red Creek / Desert Stake-Out” by
Harry Whittington
Juvenile:
“Comic Reader Scooby-Doo!”:, “The Chocolate
Phantom”, ” Food Fight!”, “High-Tech House of
the Future”, “Mummy Scares Best”, “There’s No
Creature Like Snow Creature”, “The Unnatural”,
“Sitnalta” by Alisse Lee Goldenberg
DVD’s:
“Queen of Katwe” (Disney), “Sing”

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Mid Illinois Senior Services

Mid-Illinois Senior Services – June 2017

6/1: 11:30 Peace Meal, 12:00 Birthday Party,
12:30 Hand & Foot Cards
6/2: 11:30 Peace Meal, 1:00 Pool Tourney
6/5: 11:30 Peace Meal
6/6: 8:30 Coffee & Donuts, 11:30 Peace Meal,
12:30 Quilters, 1:00 Adult Coloring
6/7: 10:00-11:30 Rules of the Road 11:30 Peace
Meal Soup & Salad Bar, 1:00 Wii Bowling
6/8: 11:30 Peace Meal, 12:30 Hand & Foot
Cards
6/9: 11:30 Peace Meal, 1:00 Pool Tourney
6/12: 11:30 Peace Meal
6/13: 8:30 Coffee & Donuts, 11:30 Peace Meal
6/14: 8:30 Free Breakfast Provided by Eastview
Terrace, 8:30 CHC BP Check, 10:00 Caregiver Sup
port Group, 11:30 Peace Meal, 1:00 Wii Bowling
6/15: 8:00 Peace Meal Breakfast, 8:30 SBLHC
BP Check, 9:00 SBLHC Bingo, 11:30 Peace Meal
6/16: 11:30 Peace Meal, 1:00 Pool Tourney
6/19: 11:30 Peace Meal, 1:00 BINGO w/Leean
na Stickels from Mason Point
6/20: 8:30 Coffee & Donuts, 11:30 Senior Club
Potluck, 12:30 Quilters, 1:00 Adult Coloring
6/21: 11:30 Peace Meal, 1:00 Wii Bowling
6/22: 11:30 Peace Meal Potluck, 12:30 Hand &
Foot Cards
6/23: 11:30 Peace Meal, 1:00 Pool Tournery
6/26: 11:30 Peace Meal, 1:00 Wii Fit
6/27: 8:30 Coffee & Donuts, 12:30 Quilters,
1:00 CHC BINGO
6/28: 10:00 GRG Support Group, 11:30 Peace
Meal, 1:00 Wii Bowling
6/29: 10:15 Heartland Mini Hoofs, 11:30 Peace
Meal, 12:30 Hand & Foot Cards
6/30: 11:30 Free Luncheon Provided by Mason
Point, 1:00 Pool Tourney

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SBL Community Calendar

SBL Calendar of Events – Feb 2016

Parent 2 Parent Support Group for Expectant
and New Parents
6 p.m. Tuesday, February 2, in the Lumpkin
Family Center for Health Education at Sarah Bush
Lincoln. A free service offering information, dis
cussion and support about becoming a parent. For
location of meetings contact Pam Hood at 217-
258-2229.
Pathways Through Grief : 7 p.m. Wednesday,
February 3, in the Lumpkin Family Center for
Health Education at Sarah Bush Lincoln. Open to
anyone who has lost a loved one. For more infor
mation, contact Lincolnland Hospice at 1-800-454-
4055.
Cancer Support Group: 10 a.m. Monday, Feb
ruary 8, in the Lumpkin Family Center for Health
Education at Sarah Bush Lincoln. This group is
open to anyone dealing with cancer. Open to fam
ily members of patient as well. For more informa
tion, contact Bob Clapp at 217-232-2537.
Hopeful Horizons: 1-2:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb
ruary 18 at Sarah Bush Lincoln, Prairie Pavilion 2
in the SBL Hospice conference room. A grief and
education support group open to anyone seeking
support through the bereavement process. For
more information call 1-800-454-4055.
AdvantAge 50 Trip Kickoff Party: 1 p.m.
Wednesday, February 24, in the Lumpkin Family
Center for Health Education at Sarah Bush Lin
coln. Trips SBL AdvantAge50 is offering in the up
coming year. RSVP by calling 217-258- or 348-2422
or email advantage50@sblhs.org.
Ostomy Support Group: Evening meetings
four times a year in Mattoon and Effigham. For
dates, times and locations, call Ramona Toms
hack, R.N. at 217-258-4112 or Christa Schulte at
217-238-4804.
Living with Diabetes: 2:30 or 3:30 p.m. every
Tuesday and Thursday in METS at Sarah Bush
Lincoln. A multidisciplinary class which will focus
on key aspects of diabetes care such as exercise,
diet, monitoring and management, medications
and complications of diabetes. For more informa
tion call Paula Enstrom, RN, at 217- 238-4808 or
Cindy Foster, RD, at 217-258-2199.
Healthy Directions: 6:30 p.m. every Thursday
in the Lumpkin Family Center for Health Edu
cation at Sarah Bush Lincoln. A six-month com
munity weight-management program which is
supported in part by WomenConnected, a giving
circle within Sarah Bush Lincoln. For more infor
mation call Denise Bloemer, RD, at 217-258-2199.
Pulmonary Rehab: 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m. or 1:30
p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday in METS at Sar
ah Bush Lincoln. Classes are focused on patients
with COPD, pulmonary firosis and other respira
tory conditions. Exercise and education are incor
porated to improve quality of life and provide bet
ter health for performing activities of daily living
more effiiently. For more information call Cathy
Matheny, RRT, at 217-238-4973.