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Postings for May 16, 2013 Full Month View
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  All Day May is American Stroke Month!   During the month of May, the American Stroke Association works hard to spread awareness of the signs of a stroke. You can share the following information with your audience to help them to spot the signs of a stroke, using FAST: F- Face Drooping...A- Arm Weakness....S- Speech Difficulty..... T – Time to Call 911 if you or someone you know is experiencing any of these symptoms. For more information log on to www.strokeassociation.org.
 
  All Day 6th Annual Curb Your Car event   The Springfield-Sangamon County Regional Planning Commission and Springfield Bicycle Advisory Council are once again encouraging people in Sangamon County to bike, walk, run or take the bus during their commute to work from May 13-18 and take part in the 6th Annual Curb Your Car event. Participants are encouraged to form teams with their co-workers and compete in a team based challenge. Commuters are also invited to take part in a group bicycle ride beginning at Washington Park and ending at the Old Capitol Farmer's Market on the morning of Wednesday, May 15. Visit www.sscrpc.com to register a team, review the guidelines for the event and find out what incentives are being offered.
 
  All Day Pana Days Chautauqua   The 2013 Pana Days Chautauqua will be held Thursday, May 16 through Saturday, May 18 in Pana’s Historic Kitchell Park. H & H Amusements will again set up their carnival and arm band specials will run from 6 to 10 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Regular ticket sales will run Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.. Thursday evening stage entertainment will feature Low Tide Rising, a light rock group from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday Night stage entertainment is Open Mic Night coordinated by Dave & Tracy Kennedy beginning at 7 p.m. Come out and join the fun and serenade your friends. Saturday will kick off with the Pana Masonic Lodge sausage & gravy breakfast held from 6 to 10:30 a.m. at the Lodge on Locust Street. The Pana Arts Council will host an art show at the Lodge from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.. Set up for the annual Chili Cookoff begins at 8:30 a.m. at the Chautauqua Pavilion in Kitchell Park. The Baby Chili Pepper Contest will begin immediately after Mayor Sipes welcomes all to Pana at 9 a.m. The Little Miss Contest will begin at 10 a.m. and the Little Mister Chili Pepper contest will begin at 11 a.m. The First National Bank of Pana will host the Kiddie Tractor Pull with sign up beginning at 11 a.m. and the Pull beginning at noon. Peoples Bank & trust will host free Pony Rides for the kids from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Lions club will have their butterfly pork chop sandwiches available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. At 1 p.m. Jerry Koons will be hosting the first annual bean bag toss tournament for all ages, admission per team is $10.00 for information on the tournament contact Jerry at 217-416-2503 or jandjkoons@yahoo.com. Stage entertainment for Saturday includes Tim Crosby from noon to 1 p.m. followed by Steve Clark, blue grass musician from 1-3 p.m, at 3 p.m. Joe Wheat takes the stage with country music until 4 p.m. when Thrashin Grass will have you tapping your toes to their variety of bluegrass and gospel, Larry Warren plays from 5-6 p.m. and Jamie & Karlie Nattier will appear from 7- 8 p.m. Bring your lawn chairs out to enjoy a weekend full of great music! Food and Craft vendors along with various display booths will be open for you to browse and shop while you spend the weekend with us. Sunday Pana First Baptist Church will hold a Chautauqua Sunday Community Church Service at 10 a.m.
 
  All Day 19th Annual Ronald McDonald House Golf Classic   19th Annual Golf Classic-Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at Piper Glen Golf Club in Springfield. We are currently seeking sponsors, players, & donors for the event! Last year the event was sold out, so register now!! 10:30 am check in & lunch, Noon shotgun start, Scramble format (36 teams of 4 players)...Mulligans...Prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place ... Buffet dinner & presentation of awards & course games immediately following play...Hole in one giveaway...Texas Hold’em...Isringhausen luxury car weekend giveaway...Raffle Go to https://rmhccentralillinois.ejoinme.org/?tabid=450863 to register on line
 
  6:30PM 8:30PM GROW in Illinois Mental Health   GROW in Illinois Mental Health - 6:30 p.m., Thursdays, 12-step support program for emotional, mental health issues, coping or addictions. Anonymous, free, confidential, open to all. Laurel United Methodist Church, 631 South Grand Ave. W, Springfield, 217-816-1083. Laurel United Methodist Church, 631 South Grand Ave W
 
  7:00PM 7:30PM CARILLON TOURS AND FREE CONCERTS   The Thomas Rees Memorial Carillon, in Washington Park, will re-open for tours on Saturday, May 4. The Rees Carillon, a 12-story tower with three observation decks, offers spectacular views of Washington Park and Springfield from the city’s highest point of elevation. Tours are offered every 30 minutes on Saturdays and Sundays from 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm. There is one tour on Wednesdays at 6:30 pm. New this year, every tour includes a live carillon performance. Adults - $3.25 and children - $2.50. The new expanded free schedule of concerts begins this Wednesday, May 1. Concerts are Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 7:00 pm and Sundays at 3:00 and 7:00 pm. Each concert is 30 minutes in length. Robin Austin, the Park District’s Carillonneur plays a wide variety of classical, folk and popular songs. Enjoy the beauty of Washington Park and the adjacent Botanical Center with the unique accompaniment of carillon music
 
  8:00AM 4:30PM Sangamon County Schools Art Exhibit   Eighty-four pieces of selected artwork created by Sangamon County elementary, middle and high school students are being exhibited. The display represents the work of students from 32 schools in Sangamon County, selected by area art teachers. The artwork includes paintings, sculptures, pen and ink drawings, weavings and mixed media constructions. Where: SIU School of Medicine, 801 N. Rutledge
 
  4:00PM 7:00PM Illinois Products Farmers Market   Commodities Pavilion / Illinois State Fairgrounds Springfield, Illinois Every Thursday from May 9 – October 17, 2013 (Except Aug 8 and 15)
 
  10:00AM 11:00AM May Flowers - Art Class   Urban Sassafras welcomes preschool age kiddos (2-5) and their grown-ups for a morning of learning, art projects, bonding, snacks and fun! Each class includes: - a lesson or story for the artfully young - art projects that kiddos and grown-ups can create together then take home - a delicious treat and drink (coffee for adults, juice for kiddos) All supplies needed for each project are provided. -------- April showers bring may flowers! Let's look to one of nature's most beautiful gifts for inspiration. This class, we will create stylish flower crowns, a bouquet made out of an egg carton and other 'flower' crafts! We will even feast on a flower shaped healthy snack! Pricing & Ticket Info: $40 / child and grown-up pair. Extra kiddo registration available. Please register online at www.urbansassafras.com. Limited spaces available
 
  10:30AM 12:00PM Nature Book Group   The Nature Book Group will discuss Side Channels, A Collection of Nature Writing and Memoir, by Tom Lerczak (Havana, Illinois.) The book contains a collection of previously published articles, several unpublished pieces, and 12 shorter "memoir chapters" -- all related to the book's focus on nature, birds and rivers. The group will meet at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, May 16, in the library at Adams Wildlife Sanctuary. The Nature Book Group meets monthly. The public is invited. For more information, contact peggyboy@aol.com.
 
  11:30AM 1:00PM Annual Scholarship Luncheon   Illinois Women in Leadership's mission is to promote professionalism and develop members' leadership and management abilities. This is done through education, mentoring, networking, member participation, encouragement and support, friendship and community involvement. Each year IWIL provides scholarships to three young women graduating from high school and one adult woman entering college. This year, because of a generous offer from Alice Campbell Staffing,we are presenting four women with scholorships! Please come join us at the Sangamo Club as we honor the recipients for this year scholarships. Pricing & Ticket Info: Guests and potential new members are welcome to attend. The cost for members is $18. Non-members and walk-ins are $23. Reservation forms are available at www.iwil.biz. Reservations with payment must be received by 5 p.m. Friday, May 10 via the website or by mailing the registration form and payment to: IWIL, P.O. Box 5612 Springfield, IL 62705-5612.
 
  2:30PM 6:30PM American Cancer Society Cancer Prevention Study 3   What if you could make it so just one family never had to hear the words “you have cancer?” The American Cancer Society is recruiting men and women for a landmark research study – Cancer Prevention Study-3 (CPS-3) – to better understand ways to prevent cancer. Individuals may participate if they are between the ages of 30 and 65 years old, have never been diagnosed with cancer and are willing to make a long-term commitment to the study (which involves completing follow-up surveys periodically over the next 20-30 years) For more information, visit www.cps3illinois.org, call 1-217-523-4503 or e-mail stephen.hunt@cancer.org. LOCATION Sangamon County Department of Public Health 2833 S. Grand Avenue East Springfield, IL 62703 DATE May 16, 2013 TIME 2:30 pm – 6:30 pm
 
  5:30PM 8:00PM Central Illinois Film Commission Meeting   Meetings are held the third Thursday of each month at the Springfield Hilton downtown in the Highland Room. More film opportunities are coming. The film commission will need extras for these future productions. Join us at our next meeting to learn more about how to join the Central Illinois Film Commission as a member. Social hour 5:30-7 p.m. For more information phone 725-1187 or President Dean Williams at 529-1555.

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