AMERICAN RED CROSS DISASTER RELIEF- YOU CAN HELP
The American Red Cross of Western Illinois is working to coordinate local support for relief efforts. Our local contributions will
Tuesday, November 13 at 5:30-6:30 p.m.
WESTERN ILLINOIS HOME HEALTH CARE FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS
November 13th 10:30 A.M. to 11:30 A.M. - Strom Center in Monmouth
November 13th 12:15 P.M. to 1:15 P.M. - Galesburg Towers
November 13th 1:30 P.M. to 2:30 P.M. - Mary Allen West, Galesburg
November 14th 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. - Seminary Estates
November 15th 11:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. - Williamsfield American Legion Hall
E-COMMERCE WORKSHOP: CONSTRUCTIVE E-COMMERCE APPLICATIONS FOR SMALL TO LARGE BUSINESS
Thursday November 15th 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M.
A ROUND TOWN ART EXHIBIT OPENING RECEPTION
Friday, November 16th
THE PRAIRIE PLAYERS PRESENT WILLY WONKA THE MUSICAL
Friday, November 16th at 7:30 pm
Saturday November 17th at 7:30 pm
and Sunday, November 18th at 3:00 pm
Roald Dahl's timeless story of the world-famous candy man and his quest to find anheir comes to life in this stage adaptation of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, which features the songs from the classic family film Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. Tickets are available for $17 for adults and $10 for students. Visit http://www.theorpheum.org/ or call (309) 342-2299 for more information.
37TH ANNUAL TURKEY TROT 5K RUN/WALK
Sunday, November 18th
The Galesburg Recreation Division and the Roadrunner's Club are sponsoring a 5K Run/Walk. Registration forms are available at the Galesburg Recreation Division office or from a Roadrunner Club member. Located at the Lake Storey Pavilion. Pre-registration is due Friday, November 16, 2012. Race Day Registration Fee: $14.00 (Free without a T-Shirt.) Race Day Registration Times: 7:30-8:45 a.m. Race Time: 9:00 AM. Call 309-345-3683 for more information.
GALESBURG BUSINESS ASSOCIATION CHRISTMAS PARADE
Sunday November 18th at 2:00 pm
Santa Rescue at 1:15 PM from the roof of First Mid-Illinois Bank.
SALVATION ARMY'S "ANGEL TREE"
Wednesday, November 14th through December 18th. Galesburg Wal-Mart. Businesses, offices, organizations, churches, clubs families or any group that wishes to participate can request Angel Tree "tags" from The Salvation Army. Each tag represents the wishes of a real child or youth (toys, clothes, books, hats and gloves). Unlike a toy drive, the Angel Tree program fulfills families' and children's specific needs and wishes for the holiday season. Contact Linda Howarter at 344-1180 for more information.
ANNUAL THANKSGIVING LUNCHEON
Monday, November 19th
MAQUON APPLE DUMPLING ALERT
Did the bad weather keep you away from the goodies on the Knox County Scenic Drive? The Maquon United Methodist Church's "Apple Dumpling Gang" served their hot homemade apple dumplings with cinnamon sauce all day - both weekends...you will soon be able to get 6 individually wrapped frozen 6 packs of their famous delicious apple dumplings ready to bake in your own oven for Thanksgiving,Christmas or any time you want. The 6 pack comes with baking instructions and the recipe to make your own hot cinnamon sauce. Call (309) 875-3572 for more information.