Withers Community Calendar

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5th Annual Spring Fair

The West Franklin Historical District and Silkwood Inn Museum is hosting their 5th Annual Spring Craft/Vendor Fair on Saturday, March 2 at 2130 Schoolhouse Road in Mulkeytown.

If you wish to be a vendor or crafter, find more information as well as contact information on the above flyer.


Dueling Pianos to Support St. Bruno School

If you like to have fun and you like to support local schools like St. Bruno School in Pinckneyville, you wont want to miss this!
St. Bruno School presents: Dueling Pianos on Saturday, March 2nd.
Tickets are $25 in advance, or pay $30 at the door.
$20 for bottomless hurricanes and beer!
Contact St. Bruno School at 357-8276 or email tickets@stbrunoschool.com.
Must be 21 or older!

Dueling Pianos at the Columbian Club located at 312 N Gordon in Pinckneyville.


Breakfast to Support Local Veterans

Help support local veterans while eating some of your favorite breakfast foods!  The Christopher American Legion and Legion Auxiliary is sponsoring an all you can eat pancake breakfast with biscuits and gravy.
Event is taking place on Saturday, February 23rd from 7am to 10am at the Christopher Civic Center, 208 N Thomas Street.
$7.00 for adults and $3.00 for anyone 12 years and younger.


Biscuits And Gravy Breakfast

The West Franklin Historical Disctrict and Silkwood Inn Museum is holding an all you can eat biscuits and gravy breakfast on Saturday, February 16th!
Event is going on from 7:00 am to 9:30 am and includes biscuits, two sausage patties, gravy, coffee, juice, or milk.
The $6.00 cost goes to the maintenance, utilities, and upkeep of the Historical District and Inn Museum.
(children 12 and under are only $3.00)


Give Kids a Smile

The SIU Dental Program is holding its “Give Kids a Smile” day providing free preventative and restorative dental care for ages 1-14.

The Carbondale and Carterville Lions are also offering free vision screening ages 6 mos to 6 years.

Event is taking place on March 1, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, located at the SIUC campus in the ASA building, room 14.

Dental appointments need to be made at 453-8826, and vision screenings are walk-in only.


Rekindle The Love

Take time out of your busy schedules to spend some time with your significant other and enjoy a nice relaxing night that will leave you feeling stronger together.
This “Rekindle the Love” event will take place at Tracker’s Lodge located at 208 South Washington in McLeansboro on February 15th from 7pm-9pm.
Contact No Longer Captives at info@nolongercaptives.com,  www.facebook.com/nolongercaptives or www.nolongercaptives.com.


2019 Home Show

Join the Effingham Area Home Builders Association on February 9th & 10th, 2019 Saturday: 10 am – 7 pm Sunday: 11 am – 4 pm at the Thelma Keller Convention Center.

Come and see all the latest trends in the home building and remodeling industry. Explore current trends in home building and construction. Meet face to face with builders, contractors and other professionals who are ready to help you remodel or build your dream home today.




Singing Valentines

Little Egypt Barbershop Chorus presents “Singing Valentines”!

Make your Valentines Day memorable with a barbershop quarter coming to your home, work place, restaurant on February 13th or 14th!
Call Ed Mick at 918-841-6350 for scheduling and information.
The cost is $40 for couples and there are variable rates for large groups.

womens united

Celebration of Women’s Marches

The Women United Network are reuniting to celebrate the Women’s Marches of 2017 and 2018 on January 19th. Event will take place at the Carbondale Civic Center, located at 200 S. Illinois Avenue in Carbondale.

This year’s event will kickoff with the Rising Star Youth Civic Awards, community engagement fair, followed by a march , rally and concert.
Their goal is to keep Women’s voices in the forefront of local and national policy & encourage local women to engage in politics and activism. This year, they have the specific goal of uniting the community to strengthen the voice of all who identify as women, our allies, and marginalized people to embolden a more equitable society.

The schedule is as follows:
11:00 Community Engagement Fair
1:00 – Rising Star Youth Civic Awards presented
1:30 – March
3:00 – 6:00 Rally and concert at Hanger 9 in Carbondale


Free GED Classes with JALC

John A Logan is offering free GED classes at several different locations.
Review flyer for additional information.
If you have any questions, call 618-985-3741 ext 8539.