Community Calendar

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The Loraine Lions Club will be holding a Crossroad Country Opry at the Unity High School on Saturday, November 3rd. The show begins at 7pm. Tickets are $7.50 in advance, $8 at the door. For more information, call Johnny Anderson at 242-0972.

11-3
The annual Guide Dogs of America Fundraiser will take place on Saturday, November 3rd, from 7pm to 12 midnight. At the Machinists Lodge 822 on North 5th Street in Quincy. The event will feature food & drinks for a donation, a 50-50 raffle and a silent auction. The Hearsay Band will be performing as well. The cost is $5 at the door. All proceeds will go to Guide Dogs of America. For more info, call 222-0394.

11-3
The 9th Annual Birthright Trivia Night will be held on Saturday, November 3rd at the Q.U. Health & Fitness Center. The doors open and silent auction begins at 5pm with trivia starting at 7 pm. There will be 11 rounds of 22 different categories. The cost is $125 for a team of up to 8 players. To register a team, call Joe at 217-617-8937.

11-3
The John Wood Community College Trailblazer Softball team will be hold a 5K Color Run/Walk on Saturday, November 3rd. The run starts at 9am at the Student Activity Center with the walk beginning at 9:10am. Check-in and day of registration begins at 8 am. The cost is $25 which includes a 5K t-shirt if you preregister and $35 on the day of the event. To pre-register go to www.JWCCBlazerSoftball@gmail.com or call 573-220-0229. All proceeds go to the JWCC Girls Softball team

11-11
The Exchange Club's annual Field of Honor is made up of 1000 American Flags and will be on display at Madison Park in Quincy November 9 thru 11. One of those flags could belong to you. For a $30 rental donation, one of those flags will be placed on your property on 4 holidays (Memorial Day, Flag Day, Independence Day and Labor Day at sunrise and taken down at sunset. All money raised by the Exchange Club stays in the community to help the Exchange Club’s various projects throughout the year. To sign up for one of the Field of Honor flags to be placed on your property during 4 times a year, go to Q-Flags.com and sign up.

11-15
The Hannibal Alliance for Youth Success (HAYS is holding their 2nd annual Girls Night Out event on Thursday, November 15 at The Rialto at 601 Broadway in Hannibal. This event raises money for Buddy Packs, a take home bag of simple to prepare snacks and food that go home with over 400 students each week. The event will feature wine tasting and vendor shopping from 5:30 to 8 pm. Tickets are $20 each at the door which includes 4 wine pours and appetizers.

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Meals on Wheels is holding a Cook’s Night Off event on the third Thursday of the month throughout 2018. It’s a fundraiser for the Meals on Wheels program as they offer eat-in, carry-out, or drive thru meals for just $7 each. All meals include either Fried Chicken or Roast Beef, two side dishes, bread and dessert. The hours for each 3rd Thursday of each month are 4 to 6pm at the Senior Center at 639 York Street.

12-1
The Loraine Lions Club will be holding a Crossroad Country Opry at the Unity High School on Saturday, December 1st. The show begins at 7pm. Tickets are $7.50 in advance, $8 at the door. For more information, call Johnny Anderson at 242-0972.

12-20
Meals on Wheels is holding a Cook’s Night Off event on the third Thursday of the month throughout 2018. It’s a fundraiser for the Meals on Wheels program as they offer eat-in, carry-out, or drive thru meals for just $7 each. All meals include either Fried Chicken or Roast Beef, two side dishes, bread and dessert. The hours for each 3rd Thursday of each month are 4 to 6pm at the Senior Center at 639 York Street