CONNECT WITH WMAY
The News & Talk of Springfield
3:00pm - 6:00pm
The News & Talk of Springfield

Contact Me

Infinite Menus, Copyright 2006, OpenCube Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Google
Custom Search
October 20, 2014, 4:15 pm
Calendar
Postings for May 21, 2013 Full Month View
  Start Time End Time Event   Details
 
  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 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 Taylorville High School 815 W Springfield Road Taylorville, IL 62568 DATE May 21, 2013 TIME 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
  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
 
  All Day Geocaching   Get your family out to experience our parks with geocaching, a fun high tech scavenger hunt. Starting this spring, search for Springfield Park District's 10 caches hidden throughout the park district. Find exciting, first to find prizes, as well as passes and other fun prizes. For more information and to upload the coordinates, visit the Springfield Park District website.
 
  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
 
  12:00PM 1:00PM 50 Shades of History   History comes in all shapes, sizes – and shades. The public is invited to explore the 50 Shades of History during a series of free bi-monthly lunchtime book discussions at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library in downtown Springfield. Tuesdays at noon in the Presidential Library Classroom and continuing every other month through 2013, different books covering diverse topics of history will be examined and discussed by anyone wishing to participate. A list of the books to be discussed is included below so participants may obtain and read the book prior to each discussion. Those who would like to receive notices concerning future book discussions should email Gwenith.podeschi@illinois.gov. May 21 - Earl Hess. The Civil War in the West. Chapel Hill, North Carolina: University of North Carolina Press, ? 2012. July 17 - Frank Cicero, Jr. Relative Strangers: Italian Protestants in a Catholic World. Chicago, Illinois: Academy Chicago, ? 2011. September 17 - Jason Emerson. Giant in the Shadows: the Life of Robert T. Lincoln. Carbondale, Illinois: Southern Illinois University, ? 2012. November 19- Gary Krist. City of Scoundrels: The 12 Days of Disaster that Gave Birth to Modern Chicago. New York: Crown Publishers, ? 2012.
 
  7:00PM 8:30PM Manchester University A Capella Choir   Manchester University A Capella Choir in concert presents sacred anthems, gospel and folk songs, spirituals, love songs and songs of peace and justice at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 21. First Church of the Brethren, 2115 Yale Blvd. (half block south of Ash between 10th and 11th). For more info, phone 523-5212. Free concert. An offering will be taken.


LinkedUpRadio Envisionwise Web Services