Community Calendar

September 19 - Meals on Wheels is holding a Cook’s Night Off event on the third Thursday of the month throughout 2019. 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.

September 20 - Legacy 5 in concert at Madison Park Christian Church Friday, Sept. 20th from 7pm to 9pm at 4700 Broadway Quincy, IL 62305 Free will offering. For more Info call : 217-214-2255

September 20 - Join TRRC for our First Annual Parking Lot Palooza. We're going to have a community garage sale, vendor booths, and information on services by area non-profits. There will be food available from local businesses as well. Come help us make this event a ton of fun. Contact us for more information or to inquire about booth space:217-224-8171 or find them on Facebook.

September 20 - Madison Park Christian Church Quincy, IL is having a Legacy Five Concert with Freewill Offering starting at 7pm on Friday, Sept. 20th. Info:217-214-2255 Facebook: Quincy Area Southern Gospel Fans

September 21 - Benefit for Autism and Cancer  6pm to ? at the Eagles lodge  3737 north 5th  Quincy    band, corn hole tournament, 50/50 raffle, auction, food. Donation taken. sponsored by the Marine Corp League.

September 22 - GPS Ministries Fundraising: Invites you and your family to a Family-oriented Picnic and fun games! Sunday, Sept. 22 from 2-5pm at Washington Park, Quincy. Food Tickets:$5.00 per adult, $1.00(12 and under) For more information to purchase tickets, please contact PJ Seals at the GPS office at 217-214-0409 or email us at gpsministries@yahoo.com. For more information about GPS Ministries volunteer, or if you or someone you know needs assistance please go to our website: www.gpsministry.org

September 28 - Live pro wrestling and a meet and greet with wrestling legends comes to L-Treyns Bar in Keokuk, Iowa on Saturday, September 28 as Central Empire Wrestling presents "MancountryMania". The Central Empire Wrestling roster will be in action. Also in attendance will be: Joey Ryan, Road Warrior Animal, Fred Ottman (aka Tugboat/Typhoon/The Shockmaster), Tatanka, Lanny Poffo , Trevor Murdoch, The Barbarian, and , Warlord. Sit with a legend at a VIP table (seats 6). VIP table tickets are $150. General admission tickets available for $10. Event begins at 8pm. To reserve tickets, contact Corey Samuels at 319-520-7042. Tickets can also be reserved by messaging the Mancountry™ Facebook group or the L-Treyn's Facebook page.

September 28 - QU Rock of Ages Concert Saturday September 28, starting at 8pm. NEW THIS YEAR! Get ready to rock with Rock of Ages as they play music that has something for everyone: classic rock, disco, 80's, country, and even some of today's hits!

October 5 - Are you looking to start a career in the ever-expanding medical and recreational cannabis industry? Dispensaries throughout the state of Illinois are looking for qualified applicants to join their staff as Budtenders! Consider attending the Budtender Workshop & Certification Workshop to get the edge you need to stand out. Reserve your spot now as seating is limited. Visit www.herbalremediesil.com for more details.Event begins at 8:30am and is ending at 5pm 4440 Broadway, suite #6 Quincy, IL 62305.

October 12 - Reserve the date and come join the fun! Great Pumpkin Fall Festival, SATURDAY, OCT. 12, 2019 PARIS MO CITY PARK – FAIRGROUNDS Starts with a great breakfast, Veteran’s salute, at 8:00 a.m. Poker Run, Car Show, Softball Tournament, Cornhole tournament, chicken chip bingo, Turkey shoot,Chili & pumpkin food contest,  mini-health fair, vendors, entertainment, food, drawings, Kids Zone, band & beer garden in evening, Pumpkin Halloween Walk 6-9 PM    Lots more!Paris Area Chamber of Commerce, parismochamber.com Contact us at parismochamber@gmail.com or  660-327-3035

October 14 - Quincy University Community Relations; Messenger of Peace is a new theatrical portrait of Francis of Assisi by Franciscan Friar Robert M. Hutmacher, OFM. A Quincy performance will be about ninety minutes consisting of ten scenes, each of which conveys the story of a significant person whose life was radically changed by Francis. Based on the 13th Century chronicles of people who lived with or encountered him personally; this is a very insightful, intimate experience of the saint. The play presents the saint's powerful message of reconciliation, which these artists feel is needed more than ever in our contemporary world. Location: 1721 College Avenue Quincy, IL 62301. Performance 7pm-9pm
Tickets can be purchased for $25 at eventbrite.com, or purchased for cash at the door before performances.

October 17 - Meals on Wheels is holding a Cook’s Night Off event on the third Thursday of the month throughout 2019. 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.

October 21 - From 5pm-9pm on October 21st The Palmyra Chamber of Commerce would like to invite you to participate in the 13th Annual Taste of Palmyra on Monday, October 21, 2019! The Taste of Palmyra is an evening of great food, crafts, musical entertainment, art and just plain old-fashioned fun…and we’re celebrating Palmyra’s 200th Birthday which makes it even more amazing! Link: http://www.showmepalmyra.com/TasteofPalmyra/2019%20Taste%20of%20Palmyra.pdf Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/477375209768517/

October 28 - Kevin Hines Story: Suicide Awareness and Prevention will be at the Hannibal LaGrange University in the Roland Fine Arts Center at 2800 Palmyra Road Hannibal MO, 63401 on October 28th to share his story of hope and celebration of life! Be there as Kevin tells his story of an unlikely survival and his strong will to live after attempting to take his life by jumping off of the Golden Gate Bridge. Being one of only 34 (less than 1%) of jumpers in this location to ever survive and the only one to be spreading the message of living mentally healthy around the globe.Featuring; Kevin Hines-mental health advocate, global speaker, best selling author, documentary filmmaker and entrepreneur.

November 8 - QU Communication Visit Day, Starting at 3pm the event includes QU Campus Tour, Complimentary lunch in the Main Dining Room at QU, and Q&A sessions with faculty. Located at 1800 College Ave Quincy IL 62301

November 21 - Meals on Wheels is holding a Cook’s Night Off event on the third Thursday of the month throughout 2019. 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.

Decemeber 19 - Meals on Wheels is holding a Cook’s Night Off event on the third Thursday of the month throughout 2019. 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.