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Publishing Party

RSG (Ready Set Grow) Kids Celebrate Publication of a Second book for Preschoolers. The RSG Kids, part of the United Way initiative Ready Set Grow, are going to celebrate the publication of their new book , “I’ve Got the ABCs in My Hand.” The celebration will be Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 1:15 PM in the music room, room 134, at Adams School. RSG Kids will meet guests at the front door of Adams School. At the publishing party children from Cheerful Home will come. We will read our book “I’ve Got the ABCs in My Hand” and give them a copy to keep. We will have snacks. Our book will help kids learn their letters and be ready for kindergarten. The pictures will help because they show what the word is. Every letter of the alphabet is in the book. We will also give more than 1000 gently-used books to the Adams County Health Department. Our goal was to collect 1000 books for children who visit the Adams County Health Department so they can choose a book they want to take home. Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 1:15 PM – 1:55 PM. Adams School Music Room 2001 Jefferson Street Quincy, IL.

Wii Wednesdays

Get your Wii on at the Quincy Public Library afternoon gaming program. Teens are invited to come and duke it out for the title of Wii bowler, tennis pro, dance queen and other Wii accolades. Every Wednesday afternoon at 3 p.m. the Wii cart will be set up in the Puppet Theatre. After a hectic day at school, teens can take some time out to relax, gather with friends, share a snack play games or do their homework or beat their BFF at Super Mario 2, Kirby or Just Dance 2,3 or 4. Teens can also enjoy a D & D game, Minecraft or do a craft at our craft table. So tap into your inner star and grab your controllers as you get down to the library for some gaming fun! Location: Puppet Room Contact: Deborah Riddell Contact Number: 223-1309. Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Computer Tutor

Have a computer question? Want to learn more about Microsoft Office? Setting up an email account? Facebook? Windows 8? Make an appointment with our knowledgeable staff. Location: North Study Room Contact: Bobbi Mock Contact Number: 217-223-1309 ext 502. Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Swing into Summer Story Time and Craft

It's almost here...that special time of year filled with shorts, flip flops and bathing suits! Join us at this story time all about summer fun! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Story time incorporates thematic books, crafts, music and more during 45 minute sessions. Story times are designed for children ages 3 and up and are held every Thursday through Saturday. All are welcome to attend. Contact: Natascha Will Contact Number: 223-1309 ext. 224. Thursday, May 28, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Kahoka Community Blood Drive

The Kahoka Methodist Church, the Luray Baptist Church and the Kahoka VFW will be providing food throughout the day. Thursday, May 28, 2015, 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM. First Baptist Church 363 N. Washington St. Kahoka, MO.

Do Create at Your Library

Join us every 4th month, during our winter hours, to create "Mini-Weapons of Mass Destruction" from the book bearing the same name! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: This program is free and open to children who are in grades 4th-6th, but space is limited at all library programs so sign up now by calling 223-1309 ext. 501 or online at quincylibrary.org. Thursday, May 28, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Hannibal Quarter Madness CASA

Hannibal Quarter Madness Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Bidding starts at 6:30 p.m. American Legion HWY MM Hannibal, MO 63401. Thursday, May 28, 2015, 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM. American Legion HWY MM Hannibal, MO 63401.

2015 Summer Kickoff

Kickoff the Summer with the following events: Thursday Night (6-10): Boden Amusements & Concessions Friday Night (6-10): - YMCA Human Foosball Tournament - Boden Amusements & Concessions - Live Music in the Park feat. Soul Shaker * Beer Garden available Saturday - Fire Dept. Mud Volleyball Tournament (12-8) - Boden Amusements & Concessions - Live Music in the Park feat. HearSay * Beer Garden available. Thursday, May 28, 2015, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Lafayette Park Barry, Illinois. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Veterans Stand Down and Homeless Event

A resource and service exchange for Veterans and their families and homeless individuals EVENT SERVICES: Job and Workforce Skills Education Legal Aid Mental Health Resources Dental Information/Services Insurance Eligibility Assistance Medicaid Assistance Housing Assistance Family Health Care Resources Education Services Haircuts Adult Primary Care Resources Veterans’ Benefits Assistance. Friday, May 29, 2015, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. American Legion Hall 3819 Hwy MM Hannibal, Missouri.

Swing into Summer Story Time and Craft

It's almost here...that special time of year filled with shorts, flip flops and bathing suits! Join us at this story time all about summer fun! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Story time incorporates thematic books, crafts, music and more during 45 minute sessions. Story times are designed for children ages 3 and up and are held every Thursday through Saturday. All are welcome to attend. Contact: Natascha Will Contact Number: 223-1309 ext. 224. Friday, May 29, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Rummage Sale

Huge garage sale. Clothing, toys ,games, books, baby items, crafts, wall decor, housewares, furniture and other miscellaneous All proceeds to benefit Lutheran World Relief and other missions. Saturday May 30, 8 am - 2 pm. Friday, May 29, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Our Redeemer Lutheran Church 2701 College Quincy, IL.

Cops N' Nachos

Law enforcement officers will be working for “tips” by refilling drinks, bussing tables, and visiting with customers. All of the money raised will benefit Special Olympics Illinois. Friday, May 29, 2015, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Maya 4420 Broadway Quincy, IL.

Rocky Point Club Friday Dinner

Buffalo, Catfish, Catfish Filet, Shrimp, 1/4 dk/wh chicken, tenderloin and 2 sides. $7.00. Friday, May 29, 2015, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 3603 Bonansinga Dr. Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

2015 Summer Kickoff

Kickoff the Summer with the following events: Thursday Night (6-10): Boden Amusements & Concessions Friday Night (6-10): - YMCA Human Foosball Tournament - Boden Amusements & Concessions - Live Music in the Park feat. Soul Shaker * Beer Garden available Saturday - Fire Dept. Mud Volleyball Tournament (12-8) - Boden Amusements & Concessions - Live Music in the Park feat. HearSay * Beer Garden available. Friday, May 29, 2015, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Lafayette Park Barry, Illinois. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

St. Jude Children's Hospital Benefit

Music by RAISED ON RADIO. Food for sale by QND Booster Club. $10 cover charge. No coolers or carry-ins please. No pets. Hosted by Beta Zeta Sorority, ESA. Drawing for door prizes. Friday, May 29, 2015, 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Spirit Knob Winery 2213 E 640th Ursa, Il.

Pancake and Ham Breakfast

Come Hungry... Pancake and Ham Breakfast for only $1.99. Breakfast sponsored by Shottenkirk Chevrolet, Korn Top Ham and Red Cactus. All proceeds donated to Horizons Social Services to help fight the war on hunger in our community. Starbucks coffee and juice will also be available for $1. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 7:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Shottenkirk Chevrolet 24th and Locust Quincy, IL.

The Quincy Farmers Market

Join us Saturdays to shop for delicious local produce and locally-crafted artisan items. Several special events are planned throughout the season. Local musicians will serenade us. Looking forward to seeing you there! Saturday, May 30, 2015, 7:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Washington Park, Hampshire St between 4th & 5th, downtown Quincy, IL.

Indoor Rummage & Bake Sale for Missions

Monies raised will fund Missions and Benevolence projects. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Bethel Assembly of God Church 839 S. 12th Street Quincy, IL 62301.

LWML Garage Sale

Garage sale hosted by LWML to raise money for mission work in the region and world wide. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM. St. James Lutheran School Gym 17th & Jefferson Quincy, IL.

Rummage Sale

Huge garage sale. Clothing, toys ,games, books, baby items, crafts, wall decor, housewares, furniture and other miscellaneous All proceeds to benefit Lutheran World Relief and other missions. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Our Redeemer Lutheran Church 2701 College Quincy, IL.

American Red Cross Home Fire Prevention Smoke Alarm Installation Event

Help the American Red Cross save lives! The American Red Cross will host a Home Fire Preparedness Smoke Alarm Installation event from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 30, 2015 in Quincy, Illinois. Volunteers will canvass neighborhoods in Quincy educating families on fire preparedness, checking smoke alarm batteries and installing free smoke alarms where needed. This event is part of the nationwide American Red Cross Home Fire Preparedness initiative to reduce fire deaths and injuries in the U.S. by 25 percent in 5 years. We need volunteers to help save lives in Quincy. If you would like to volunteer for the Smoke Alarm Installation event – you can Register Online or call the Red Cross at (217)222-2477 ext. 7304. This is a great opportunity for civic organizations to get involved and help their friends and neighbors. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Neighborhoods in Quincy. For more info visit volunteerconnection.redcross.org.

Charity Rummage

Proceeds to benefit Meals on Wheels. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Everything & the Kitchen Sink 601 Maine St. Quincy, IL.

Log Cabin Village Open House

Stop by and visit the Village. See the progress of the Clat Adams Cabin and see the interior of some of the other cabins. Visit the log church. Free event. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Log Cabin Village Quinsippi Island Park Quincy, IL 62301.

MEALS on WHEELS Fundraiser - Sidewalk Sale

This Sidewalk Sale will be selling many different types of items for DONATIONs. We will have small pieces of furniture, household items, lots of misc (some collectibles) to help raise money for this great cause. Sponsored by Golden Bridges - Certified Senior Move Managers and Everything & the Kitchen Sink. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. 601, 607, 611 Maine St. on Sidewalk Quincy, IL.

Swing into Summer Story Time and Craft

It's almost here...that special time of year filled with shorts, flip flops and bathing suits! Join us at this story time all about summer fun! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Story time incorporates thematic books, crafts, music and more during 45 minute sessions. Story times are designed for children ages 3 and up and are held every Thursday through Saturday. All are welcome to attend. Contact: Natascha Will Contact Number: 223-1309 ext. 224. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

TBL Motorcycle Swap Meet

The American Legion Riders ALR Chapter 226 will host the TBL Motorcycle Swap Meet on Saturday May 30th at the Apple Shed on scenic Hwy 79 in Clarksville, MO. The Motorcycle Swap Meet will feature bikes, parts for all brands, painters, and leather apparel.  Door open at 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Admission is only $5. Children under 14 are Free. Proceeds from the food and beverages sales will go to the Honor Flight.  All are welcome but NO ATTITUDES.   For more information, call 618-531-0432 or visit www.tblmotorcycleswapmeet.com. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. The Apple Shed Hwy 79 Clarksville, MO. For more info visit www.tblmotorcycleswapmeet.com.

Drop-In Crafts

No reservations are needed...please have a seat in the craft area and everything you need to create a small paper craft will be provided. Location: Children's Department. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Quincy Blind Center Meeting Cancelled

The meeting for May is cancelled. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. St James Lutheran Church 900 S. 17th St Quincy, IL.

Camp Callahan Fundraiser Fish Fry

The Twin Oaks Club is hosting it's 2nd annual fundraiser for Camp Callahan. There will be a fish fry dinner served. The cost is $7.00 for walleye and $8.00 for the catfish. Serving starts at 4 p.m. til 7 p.m. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Twin Oaks Club 2707 Bonansinga Dr. Quincy, IL.

Nancy Olson's Benefit- Race to Recovery

Nancy Olson, aka Ms. O, has been a dedicated teacher at Dallas City Elementary School for the past 27 years and was set to retire this May. Instead of planning her retirement and seeing her last class of graduates of DCES, she has been in the hospital undergoing multiple surgeries. Nancy has been hospitalized since January 14th, with many of her days spent in the U of I's ICU. All proceeds from this benefit will be going towards her medical bills. The benefit will be held at Dallas City Elementary School on May 30, 2015. There will be a 5K that morning. The benefit starts at 4:30pm, free-will donation fish fry is from 5pm to 7pm, there will be a silent auction and a live auction that starts at 7pm, there will also be fun activities for the whole family! Saturday, May 30, 2015, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Dallas City Elementary School 921 Creamery Hill Road Dallas City, IL. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

2015 Summer Kickoff

Kickoff the Summer with the following events: Thursday Night (6-10): Boden Amusements & Concessions Friday Night (6-10): - YMCA Human Foosball Tournament - Boden Amusements & Concessions - Live Music in the Park feat. Soul Shaker * Beer Garden available Saturday - Fire Dept. Mud Volleyball Tournament (12-8) - Boden Amusements & Concessions - Live Music in the Park feat. HearSay * Beer Garden available. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Lafayette Park Barry, Illinois. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Baptist History Conference

TBC is hosting a Baptist Heritage Conference with Evangelist Ted Alexander. We will be examining the history of the Baptist Church from the time of Jesus Christ until America's formative years. Nursery is provided for children 4 and under. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Tabernacle Baptist Church 2410 Lind Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Country Music Band Kin Folks

Country Music Show Kin Folks May 30th, 2015. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM. Pike County Senior Citizens 220 West Adams Pittsfield, Ill.

Dark River Derby: Cat-astrophe 2015

Family Friendly! Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Bout at 7:00 p.m. Adults: Advance $8, Door $10.  12 and under are free! Playing: Twin City Derby Girls Will Benefit Charity: Rescued Angels Get tickets at Scotties Fun Spot or from a DRDC skater or on our website. Ask about season tickets! For the away Bout Schedule and more, visit our website, www.darkriverderby.com or info@darkriverderby.com, Facebook.com/DarkRiverDerby. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 7:00 PM. Scotties Fun Spot 8000 Broadway Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.darkriverderby.com.

Live Band at Twin Oaks (The Boulevard)

The Twin Oaks Club is hosting the Boulevard band. The band will play from 8 p.m. til 12 p.m. Admission will be $3.00 per person or $5.00 per couple. Drink specials will be available. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 8:00 PM – Sunday, May 31, 2015, 12:00 AM. Twin Oaks Club 2707 Bonansinga Dr. Quincy,IL.

Tabernacle Baptist Church 19th Anniversary

Tabernacle Baptist Church will be celebrating its 19th Anniversary in Quincy, IL. One service at 10:15 am with guest preacher Evangelist Ted Alexander. Dinner on church grounds will follow immediately after the service. A Junior church for children K-6th will be held at the same time along with a staffed nursery for children 3 and under. Sunday, May 31, 2015, 10:15 AM – 11:45 AM. 2410 Lind Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Sunday Music Series - Tricia Bart, vocalist, and friends

Come to this FREE concert of a vocal variety from show tunes to classical - from solos to duets to trios and on. Sunday, May 31, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Unitarian Church 16th and Hampshire Quincy, IL.

Special Services with international speakers Micheal and Linda Livengood

Meetings will be Sunday, May 31st @ 1030 am and 6 pm, Monday June 1st, 2nd and 3rd. starting each night at 7 pm. The Livengoods are have addressed over 6000 people on every continent. A free will offering will be taken. Sunday, May 31, 2015, 6:00 PM. Calvary Church 720 Miller St. Carthage, IL (across from Illini West High School).

"Saved By Grace" Free Gospel Music Concert

Webster Community Church presents "Saved By Grace" with Ken and Carla Wise Gospel Music at the 5th Sunday FREE concert on Sunday, May 31st at 6:30 p.m. Refreshments following the concert. For more information, call 217-654-2231. Sunday, May 31, 2015, 6:30 PM. Webster Community Church 2631 E. County Rd. 1850 10 miles NE of Carthage, IL.

Foreign Film: Coco Before Chanel (France)

The story of Coco Chanel's rise from obscure beginnings to the heights of the fashion world. Location: Large Meeting Room Other Information: This program is free and open to the public, but reservations are requested. Please call 223-1309, ext. 501 or visit www.quincylibrary.org to make your reservation. Monday, June 1, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:15 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Rocky Point Club Monday Cookout

Brats, Cheeseburgers and fries $3.00, Tenderloins and fries $4.00. Monday, June 1, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. 3603 Bonansinga Dr. Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Patient Education Workshop

Why Do I Get Sick? Dr. Mark will talk about how to keep from getting sick. Or any topic regarding your nutrition. Monday, June 1, 2015, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Natural Health Center 2000 Jefferson St. Quincy, IL.

First Steps Story Time and Crafts

First Steps Story time and Craft familiarizes toddlers, ages 16 months to 36 months, with Library resources by using music, songs, crafts and lots of one-on-one attention. Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Although First Steps Story times are designed for toddlers, all are welcome to attend. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and caregivers. For parties of 10 or more, please call 223-1309 ext. 224 to register. Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Tours of Historic Newcomb-Stillwelll House

Come join us as we celebrate our 50th year serving the people of Quincy, Adams County and the entire tri-state area. Come in and tour the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion. Second floor exhibits include a celebration of our 50th anniversary, and a World War II exhibit. Don't miss our child friendly exhibits on the third floor where kids of all ages can explore our Dinotopia and Mississippi Wildlife Exhibits and where they can enjoy our fully interactive Native American room with Native American games, costumes a play table and a life sized wickiup! Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Beginning Painting with Larry Siwek

Learn introductory painting fundamentals including shape, value, and composition. Intended for beginners but all levels are welcome. Instructor can be contacted at (217)440-0630 with any questions. Materials include: assorted 1/2"-1" flat brushes, 2 11x14 canvas panels. (QAC studio paint will be used) *Material fee is optional, students may bring their own. If you need us to purchase your materials for the class, we must be notified by 5/19/15. Material fee can be paid first day of class. Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 5:00 PM. Quincy Art Center 1515 Jersey St. Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincyartcenter.org.

Argyle Lake Drawdown Information Meeting

The Department of Natural Resources will be hosting a Public Information Meeting to inform the public of the details concerning the lake drawdown at Argyle Lake State Park. The meeting will be held Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 7:00 pm at the Shanty Shack II Restaurant at Argyle Lake State Park. For more information please contact the park office at (309) 776-3422. Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 7:00 PM. Shanty Shack II Restaurant Argyle Lake State Park Carthage, IL.

Quincy Summer Food Service Program

Berrian and Washington School are the two main summer feeding sites. They are open all summer despite not having summer school. We highly encourage you to attend these sites as they do not have summer school students. Lunch will be served from June 3rd through August 12th Monday through Friday for both Berrian and Washington. Berrian School           10:45 am - 12:00 pm Washington School   12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Baldwin School and Quincy Junior High School are summer school sites, but please make sure to call if you are bringing a group of students in so we can be prepared.  Meals will be served at Baldwin School at 300 Maine Street from June 3rd through June 30th, Monday through Friday. Breakfast at Baldwin will be served beginning at 8:05 am and ending at 8:30 am. Lunches will also be served at Baldwin from 11:40 am to 12:05 pm.  A cold breakfast will be served at Quincy Junior High School at 100 S. 14th Street from June 1st - June 30th, Monday Through Friday. Breakfast at QJHS will be served… Wednesday, June 3, 2015. Berrian School, Washington School, Baldwin School, and Quincy Junior High School.

Tours of Historic Newcomb-Stillwelll House

Come join us as we celebrate our 50th year serving the people of Quincy, Adams County and the entire tri-state area. Come in and tour the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion. Second floor exhibits include a celebration of our 50th anniversary, and a World War II exhibit. Don't miss our child friendly exhibits on the third floor where kids of all ages can explore our Dinotopia and Mississippi Wildlife Exhibits and where they can enjoy our fully interactive Native American room with Native American games, costumes a play table and a life sized wickiup! Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Bookies book discussion --"The Astaires"

Discussion of "The Astaires" by Kathleen Riley. Location: Small Conference Room Other Information: The Bookies meet on the first Wednesday of every month at 1:30 PM. Book selections are made 3-6 months in advance. Anyone interested in the book discussions are welcome to attend! Contact: Katie Kraushaar Contact Number: 223-1309 x502. Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Wii Wednesdays

Get your Wii on at the Quincy Public Library afternoon gaming program. Teens are invited to come and duke it out for the title of Wii bowler, tennis pro, dance queen and other Wii accolades. Every Wednesday afternoon at 3 p.m. the Wii cart will be set up in the Puppet Theatre. After a hectic day at school, teens can take some time out to relax, gather with friends, share a snack play games or do their homework or beat their BFF at Super Mario 2, Kirby or Just Dance 2,3 or 4. Teens can also enjoy a D & D game, Minecraft or do a craft at our craft table. So tap into your inner star and grab your controllers as you get down to the library for some gaming fun! Location: Puppet Room Contact: Deborah Riddell Contact Number: 223-1309. Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Computer Tutor

Have a computer question? Want to learn more about Microsoft Office? Setting up an email account? Facebook? Windows 8? Make an appointment with our knowledgeable staff. Location: North Study Room Contact: Bobbi Mock Contact Number: 217-223-1309 ext 502. Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Karate- Beginner and Advanced

Session runs 6/3-6/29. Develop physical skill, mental discipline, respect, self-defense, focus and much more. Call for more information and online registration is available at www.krocquincy.org/programs. Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 5:45 PM – 6:45 PM. The Salvation Army Kroc Center 405 Vermont Quincy Il 62301.

Quincy Summer Food Service Program

Berrian and Washington School are the two main summer feeding sites. They are open all summer despite not having summer school. We highly encourage you to attend these sites as they do not have summer school students. Lunch will be served from June 3rd through August 12th Monday through Friday for both Berrian and Washington. Berrian School           10:45 am - 12:00 pm Washington School   12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Baldwin School and Quincy Junior High School are summer school sites, but please make sure to call if you are bringing a group of students in so we can be prepared.  Meals will be served at Baldwin School at 300 Maine Street from June 3rd through June 30th, Monday through Friday. Breakfast at Baldwin will be served beginning at 8:05 am and ending at 8:30 am. Lunches will also be served at Baldwin from 11:40 am to 12:05 pm.  A cold breakfast will be served at Quincy Junior High School at 100 S. 14th Street from June 1st - June 30th, Monday Through Friday. Breakfast at QJHS will be served… Thursday, June 4, 2015. Berrian School, Washington School, Baldwin School, and Quincy Junior High School.

Beautiful Butterfly Story Time

This story time will have your children flapping with delight as we read books and dance to songs about butterflies! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Each story time incorporates thematic books, crafts, music and more during 45 minute sessions. Story times designed for children 3 and up are held every Thursday and Saturday in the summer, but all are welcome to attend. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and caregivers. For parties of 10 or more, please call 223-1309 ext. 224 to register. Thursday, June 4, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Tours of Historic Newcomb-Stillwelll House

Come join us as we celebrate our 50th year serving the people of Quincy, Adams County and the entire tri-state area. Come in and tour the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion. Second floor exhibits include a celebration of our 50th anniversary, and a World War II exhibit. Don't miss our child friendly exhibits on the third floor where kids of all ages can explore our Dinotopia and Mississippi Wildlife Exhibits and where they can enjoy our fully interactive Native American room with Native American games, costumes a play table and a life sized wickiup! Thursday, June 4, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Beginning Wheel Throwing

Learn how to create pottery on the Potter's Wheel! Material and lab fee includes 25 lbs of white stoneware, glaze, firing and open studio time. Students will also review loading and firing a kiln. This class is for those with no experience and beginners. Thursday, June 4, 2015, 6:00 PM. Quincy Art Center 1515 Jersey St. Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincyartcenter.org.

30th Annual New London Park Days

Friday, June 5, 2015 – Saturday, June 6, 2015. New London, MO.

IDNR Free Fishing Days

The Illinois Department of Natural resources allows people of any age to fish without a fishing license or stamp one four day weekend in June every year.  The dates for Illinois’ 2015 Free Fishing Days are Friday, June 5th - Monday, June 8th, 2015. Friday, June 5, 2015 – Monday, June 8, 2015. Argyle Lake State Park 640 Argyle Park Rd Colchester, IL.

Quincy Summer Food Service Program

Berrian and Washington School are the two main summer feeding sites. They are open all summer despite not having summer school. We highly encourage you to attend these sites as they do not have summer school students. Lunch will be served from June 3rd through August 12th Monday through Friday for both Berrian and Washington. Berrian School           10:45 am - 12:00 pm Washington School   12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Baldwin School and Quincy Junior High School are summer school sites, but please make sure to call if you are bringing a group of students in so we can be prepared.  Meals will be served at Baldwin School at 300 Maine Street from June 3rd through June 30th, Monday through Friday. Breakfast at Baldwin will be served beginning at 8:05 am and ending at 8:30 am. Lunches will also be served at Baldwin from 11:40 am to 12:05 pm.  A cold breakfast will be served at Quincy Junior High School at 100 S. 14th Street from June 1st - June 30th, Monday Through Friday. Breakfast at QJHS will be served… Friday, June 5, 2015. Berrian School, Washington School, Baldwin School, and Quincy Junior High School.

St. Vincents Auxiliary Rummage Sale

Friday, June 5, 2015, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Blessed Catherine Community Center 1440 North 10th Street Quincy, IL.

Beautiful Butterfly Story Time

This story time will have your children flapping with delight as we read books and dance to songs about butterflies! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Each story time incorporates thematic books, crafts, music and more during 45 minute sessions. Story times designed for children 3 and up are held every Thursday and Saturday in the summer, but all are welcome to attend. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and caregivers. For parties of 10 or more, please call 223-1309 ext. 224 to register. Friday, June 5, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Tours of Historic Newcomb-Stillwelll House

Come join us as we celebrate our 50th year serving the people of Quincy, Adams County and the entire tri-state area. Come in and tour the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion. Second floor exhibits include a celebration of our 50th anniversary, and a World War II exhibit. Don't miss our child friendly exhibits on the third floor where kids of all ages can explore our Dinotopia and Mississippi Wildlife Exhibits and where they can enjoy our fully interactive Native American room with Native American games, costumes a play table and a life sized wickiup! Friday, June 5, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

VFW Fish Fry

Menu includes Catfish Fillet, VFW Spuds, Baked Beans, Cole Slaw, Cornbread, Drinks and Dessert. Children $5.00 Adults $9.00. Carry Outs Available. Friday, June 5, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. VFW Post 11041 316 S Main Palmyra, Mo.

Rocky Point Club Friday Dinner

Buffalo, Catfish, Catfish Filet, Shrimp, 1/4 dk/wh chicken, tenderloin and 2 sides. $7.00. Friday, June 5, 2015, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 3603 Bonansinga Dr. Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Relay For Life of Marion County 2015

Relay For Life of Marion County 2015 includes fun, food, entertainment, and celebrating and remembering those who have been diagnosed with cancer. Opening Ceremonies at 6 pm, followed by a Survivor and then a Caregiver Lap. Luminaria Ceremony is at 9 pm. Events continue throughout the evening. Closing ceremony at 2 am. Fundraising Event for American Cancer Society. Friday, June 5, 2015, 6:00 PM – Saturday, June 6, 2015, 2:00 AM. Palmyra Flower City Park, Marion County Fairgrounds.

Nature Movies at the Park

Join us for family-friendly, PBS nature movies outdoors at the park visitor center. For your comfort, bring your own refreshments, chairs, and insect repellant.  Movies may be canceled due to inclement weather conditions.  Please email or call the park visitor center/office for specific movie selections (309)776-3422. Future movie dates: Friday, July 17, 2015 – 8:30 – 10:00 p.m. Friday, August 7, 2015 – 8:30 – 10:00 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11, 2015 – 8:30 -10:00 p.m. Friday, June 5, 2015, 8:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Argyle Lake State Park Visitor Center 640 Argyle Park Rd Colchester, IL.

Denmark Heritage Days

Antique Tractors, Gas Engines. Kids Games by WCAZ funarama. Crafts, flea market. 5K run/walk (Saturday night). Bill Riley talent competion (Saturday night). Saturday, June 6, 2015 – Sunday, June 7, 2015. Star Park Denmark, IA.

The Quincy Farmers Market

Join us Saturdays to shop for delicious local produce and locally-crafted artisan items. Several special events are planned throughout the season. Local musicians will serenade us. Looking forward to seeing you there! Saturday, June 6, 2015, 7:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Washington Park, Hampshire St between 4th & 5th, downtown Quincy, IL.

Carthage Public Library Book Sale

Books, Videos, & Audio Books for all ages. Fill a bag for $1. Saturday, June 6, 2015, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM. Carthage Public Library 500 Wabash St Carthage, IL.

3rd Annual Smile-A-Mile Buddy Walk

Saturday, June 6th marks Marion county Services for the Developmentally Disabled 3rd annual Smile-A-Mile Buddy Walk. It's a simple, one mile walk which helps spread the word about Down Syndrome Awareness and all types of developmental disabilities.  This year's walk will be held a Nipper Park in iconic Hannibal, MO beginning at 9:00 a.m. and continuing until 11:00 a.m. There will also be games, live music, fun, and food. $15 registration per walker. Checks can be made out to MCSDD. Register online at  www.mcsdd.com/events/buddywalk. Saturday, June 6, 2015, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Nipper Park Hannibal, MO. For more info visit www.mcsdd.com.

B.A.S.H. Cancer's 4th Annual ATV Poker Run

Join us for a fun filled day of ATV riding with door prizes, lottery raffle, 50/50 drawing, & food for purchase with all proceeds benefiting Lewis County Relay for Life. Hope to see you there!! Saturday, June 6, 2015, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Smurfwood Trails 28036 215th St Canton, Mo 63435.

Virgene Gilkerson Memorial Blood Drive

A Red Cross blood drive to honor the memory of long time Red Cross Volunteer Virgene Gilkerson. For more info, contact Judy Wegehenkel, 217-223-2198. Saturday, June 6, 2015, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Christ Lutheran Church 333 S. 36th St. Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.redcrossblood.org.

Youth Fishing Derby

The Youth Fishing Derby will be held on Saturday, June 6th at the area near the bait shop.  Kids can bring their own poles or fishing poles will also be available for children to borrow.  All children must be chaperoned by an adult.  FREE hot dogs will be provided by the Shanty Shack II for all children who participate in the derby. Prizes & certificates will be awarded at 11:30 a.m. for ‘Most Fish’ and ‘Largest Fish’ for five age categories (3 & under, 4-6, 7-9, 10-12 & 13-15).  Prizes provided courtesy of the IDNR and Friends of Argyle Lake State Park. For more specific program information, please call the park visitor center at (309)776-3422 or email Bridget.Hinchee@illinois.gov. Saturday, June 6, 2015, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM. Argyle Lake State Park 640 Argyle Park Rd Colchester, IL.

Read to the Rhythm Summer Reading Kickoff Party

Join us for this fun-filled beginning to a rocking summer at the library! Great food, fun events and the first chance to pick up your summer reading packet! Check it out, and an armload of books, to get you on your way to a fantastic summer! Location: Main Library Contact: Natascha Will Contact Number: 223-1309 ext. 224. Saturday, June 6, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Tractor Drive Fundraiser for Great River Honor Flight

The North River Iron Club is sponsoring the Tractor Drive Fundraiser for the Great River Honor Flight on Saturday, June 6th in Hull, Illinois. Start time is 10:00 a.m. Drivers' meeting at 9:30 a.m. $25 per tractor with lunch included. Requirements: All tractors must travel no less than 12 mph , All tractors must have U.S. flag , One person per open station tractor , Must be 16 years old to participate , SMV sign on rear of tractor Help raise money for those who served. All proceeds go to Great River Honor Flight. For more information, contact:: Eric Duncan 217-430-2149 (leave message) David Kroeger 573-248-7345 (leave message) Billy Powell 573-719-7850 (leave message). Saturday, June 6, 2015, 10:00 AM. Hull, IL.

PBPA COOKOUT

The Police Benevolent & Protective Association (PBPA) will hold a cookout at the County Market on 48th & Broadway on Saturday, June 6 from 10:30 am-2:00 pm. Menu includes Ribeye Steak Sandwiches, Pork Chop Sandwiches, Cheeseburgers, Hamburgers, Brats, and Hot Dogs. Combo comes with a can of soda or a bottle of water. Proceeds benefit PBPA's projects such as their "Shop With A Cop" project at Christmas time when the officers take the children shopping individually for gifts for their families. The children also receive a gift from Santa and donuts and a glass of milk. Come out and enjoy a delicious sandwich while supporting a very worthwhile cause. See you June 6th!!!! Saturday, June 6, 2015, 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM. County Market 48th & Broadway Quincy, IL.

Backwoods Shenanigans

Come join us for a day of family fun! This is a fundraising event for Industrial Opportunities, which is a sheltered workshop for adults that have mental and physical handicaps and disabilities. All proceeds will stay local and help this organization!! There will be a Wild West Shootout, Edible Sand Art, a Bounce House, Cake Walk, Dunk Tank, Raffle, Petting Zoo, Pony Rides, Slide/ Ball Pit Candy Corner, 40 foot Zip Line, a Velcro Wall, over 20 Carnival Games and much, much more! No entrance fee to have fun!! Live entertainment will be provided by Soul Crush, Common Bond and Rise Above from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. $8.00 admission for bands.  There will be a horseshoe contest at 1:00 p.m. Teams of two - $10.00. Please bring your own horseshoes.  There will be a Pie Eating Contest at 12:30 p.m. $3.00 to enter. Call 660-727-2515 to sign up! Check us out on Facebook at Industrial Opportunities page or the Backwoods Shenanigans Event Page!!!!!! Saturday, June 6, 2015, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Clark County Fair Grounds Kahoka, MO.

BYU Young Ambassadors Performance

The Young Ambassadors from Brigham Young University tour internationally to wide acclaim. They are presenting this free performance in Hannibal as part of a day of service and song. Students in the company will join scores of volunteers from the Mormon Helping Hands in several community service projects throughout Hannibal and in Palmyra. The public is invited to the free concert, which is a gift of gratitude to all who serve in the community. Saturday, June 6, 2015, 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM. Hannibal Central Park 4th and Broadway Hannibal, MO.

Tours of Historic Newcomb-Stillwelll House

Come join us as we celebrate our 50th year serving the people of Quincy, Adams County and the entire tri-state area. Come in and tour the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion. Second floor exhibits include a celebration of our 50th anniversary, and a World War II exhibit. Don't miss our child friendly exhibits on the third floor where kids of all ages can explore our Dinotopia and Mississippi Wildlife Exhibits and where they can enjoy our fully interactive Native American room with Native American games, costumes a play table and a life sized wickiup! Saturday, June 6, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Melrose Chapel Strawberry Festival

The 141st festival will feature sandwiches, chips, and primarily STRAWBERRIES including Strawberry Shortcakes, Strawberry Sundae, and the famous Strawberry Supreme. Saturday, June 6, 2015, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Melrose Chapel United Methodist Church 3600 Payson Road Quincy, IL.

Hancock County Fights Cancer Block Party

Hancock County Fights Cancer Block party includes food, many activities, 6 p.m. celebration of cancer survivors, men's high heel race, Rocky "knock out cancer" contest, 5K run, vendor blender, car show, bounce houses, musical entertainment. Lights of Hope ceremony with photos at 9 p.m. For information, call Cynthia at 217-357-8563 or Greta at 217-357-8502. Saturday, June 6, 2015, 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Courthouse Square in Carthage, IL.

German Fest

Germanfest June 6, 2015 5:30—10:30 pm Quincy Sister City Commission Funds support the Kreis Herford relationship thru visits, exchanges, scholarships, and materials for Quincy school German programs. Heidelberg German Band Dance the night away to traditional German and German-American music. Beers from the US and Germany via Rinella and Company, Haubrich Enterprises, and Mississippi Bell Wines from local wineries German dishes and treats from Hy-Vee Broadway (soda and water) TCBY for a cold treat Commemorative steins and stiefel (the German boot made famous in the US by the movie Bierfest) Join us for the traditional contest of bierkrug carry. For more comfort, bring a lawn chair. Major Sponsors: The Quincy Herald-Whig WGEM Radio and Television Knapheide Manufacturing Area Disposal. Saturday, June 6, 2015, 5:00 PM. South Park 12th & Harrison Quincy, IL.

Blue Grass Music Show

The Pike County Senior Center in Pittsfield, IL presents a monthly Bluegrass Show as a service to the community. It is for all ages. Food and concessions are available. It starts at 6:00 p.m. on the first Saturday of each month. Several bands are featured on each show. There is comfortable seating for around 200 people. No charge...free will donations accepted. For more information, call the Center at 217-285-4969. Saturday, June 6, 2015, 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM. Pike County Senior Center 220 W. Adams Street Pittsfield, IL.

4th Annual Quincy Disc Golf Tournament

2 rounds of 18 hole Disc Golf. All skill levels welcome! Registration start at 9:00-9:55 a.m. First Round from 10:00 am-12:00 pm following a 1 hour lunch break, with Second Round from 1-3:00 pm. Prizes to follow event. Sunday, June 7, 2015, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Upper Moorman Park Quincy, IL.

Timewell Park Playground Golf Tournament

4 Person scramble, $200.00 entry fee per team Putting contest at 5:00 p.m. $5.00 for two balls winner of putting contest will receive a $75 outside detailing from Brown County Quick Lube. Lite lunch of hot dogs and chip will be served. All proceeds go towards new playground equipment and park upgrades. Contact Kelly Easley at 217-617-0477 to register or with any questions. Sunday, June 7, 2015, 12:30 PM. Rolling Greens Golf Course Route 99 North Mt.Sterling, IL.

Barry Fire Department Annual Golf Tournament

Barry Fire Department Annual Golf Tournament will be held on Sunday, June 7th at the Bow Lake Golf Course in Barry, Illinois. Tee Off at 1:00 p.m.  18 Hole Tournament 4-Man Scramble $200/Team Price includes: Carts, Food and Cash Prize Mulligan $5/person Skins $5/person 50/50 Drawing Hole Sponsor $50 Contact person: Clay Lister at 217-257-4108 Funds raised will go towards the purchase of equipment, vehicle, and fire department trainings. Sunday, June 7, 2015, 1:00 PM. Bow Lake Golf Course Barry, IL.

Tours of Historic Newcomb-Stillwelll House

Come join us as we celebrate our 50th year serving the people of Quincy, Adams County and the entire tri-state area. Come in and tour the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion. Second floor exhibits include a celebration of our 50th anniversary, and a World War II exhibit. Don't miss our child friendly exhibits on the third floor where kids of all ages can explore our Dinotopia and Mississippi Wildlife Exhibits and where they can enjoy our fully interactive Native American room with Native American games, costumes a play table and a life sized wickiup! Sunday, June 7, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Bluff Hall Church Ice Cream Social

Bluff Hall Church Men’s Fellowship will be having their annual ice cream social on Sunday June 7th, 2015. Serving begins at 3:30 p.m. Menu includes sandwiches, chips, cake, homemade ice cream, and strawberries. There will also be a country store and the church is handicap accessible. Sunday, June 7, 2015, 3:30 PM – 6:30 PM. 951 N 400th Ave, off Hwy 57, Payson IL.

Quincy Summer Food Service Program

Berrian and Washington School are the two main summer feeding sites. They are open all summer despite not having summer school. We highly encourage you to attend these sites as they do not have summer school students. Lunch will be served from June 3rd through August 12th Monday through Friday for both Berrian and Washington. Berrian School           10:45 am - 12:00 pm Washington School   12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Baldwin School and Quincy Junior High School are summer school sites, but please make sure to call if you are bringing a group of students in so we can be prepared.  Meals will be served at Baldwin School at 300 Maine Street from June 3rd through June 30th, Monday through Friday. Breakfast at Baldwin will be served beginning at 8:05 am and ending at 8:30 am. Lunches will also be served at Baldwin from 11:40 am to 12:05 pm.  A cold breakfast will be served at Quincy Junior High School at 100 S. 14th Street from June 1st - June 30th, Monday Through Friday. Breakfast at QJHS will be served… Monday, June 8, 2015. Berrian School, Washington School, Baldwin School, and Quincy Junior High School.

Outrageous Outdoor Art

Your Imagination will have plenty of room to go wild as we create one of a kind artworks in the great outdoors. Nature will provide both inspiration and mediums. Monday, June 8, 2015, 9:00 AM. Quincy Art Center 1515 Jersey St. Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincyartcenter.org.

Elizabeth Newcomb-Stillwell's Classes for Young Ladies: Adult and Child Classes

During this week, we invite young ladies aged 8 and up to register with their favorite adult (Mom, Grandma, Aunt or other Special Person). Each day, the girls and their adults will make crafts for themselves and their dolls and cook fun foods. There is a fee for these classes, please call the museum at 217-224-7669 for more information or to register. Monday, June 8, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Color Me Crazy

Follow the yellow brick road to Art Camp! During this week we will get super messy experimenting with color. We will be painting a masterpiece canvas, melting crayons, spray painting, splattering paint, and making Edible Art Work! Come experience and taste the rainbow! Monday, June 8, 2015, 1:00 PM. Quincy Art Center 1515 Jersey St. Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincyartcenter.org.

Musicals through the Decades: 42nd Street (1933)

A producer puts on what may be his last Broadway show, and at the last moment a chorus girl has to replace the star... Location: Large Meeting Room Other Information: This program is free and open to the public, but reservations are requested. Please call 223-1309, ext. 501 or visit www.quincylibrary.org to make your reservation. Monday, June 8, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:15 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Musical Movie Mondays for Teens - Pitch Perfect

Musicals all through the summer! Join us as the library hosts the biggest musical party ever on Monday nights just for teens. Enjoy free movies on the big screen in the puppet room and grab a bag of popcorn and soda as we celebrate the theme of Read to the Rhythm. We will watch some of the top musicals every made. So if you love song and dance come on down to the library for an entertaining evening! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Arriving at her new college, Beca (Anna Kendrick) finds herself not right for any clique but somehow is muscled into one that she never would have picked on her own: alongside mean girls, sweet girls and weird girls whose only thing in common is how good they sound when they sing together. When Beca leads this a cappella singing group out of their traditional arrangements and perfect harmonies into all-new mash-ups, they fight to climb their way to the top of college music competitions. Pitch Perfect is an outrageously hilarious laugh-out-loud comedy that also stars A… Monday, June 8, 2015, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Rocky Point Club Monday Cookout

Brats, Cheeseburgers and fries $3.00, Tenderloins and fries $4.00. Monday, June 8, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. 3603 Bonansinga Dr. Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Musicals through the Decades: 42nd Street (1933)

A producer puts on what may be his last Broadway show, and at the last moment a chorus girl has to replace the star... Location: Large Meeting Room Other Information: This program is free and open to the public, but reservations are requested. Please call 223-1309, ext. 501 or visit www.quincylibrary.org to make your reservation. Monday, June 8, 2015, 5:30 PM – 7:45 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Calvary Church's Annual Ladies Banquet

A night of fellowship, praise, and worship. Bring a salad or dessert to share. Childcare is provided, but please feed your children before you come.Guest speaker is Barb Winters who is a freelance writer and speaker. Bring a friend and enjoy an evening of fellowship with other women. Monday, June 8, 2015, 6:00 PM. 720 Miller Street Carthage, IL [across from Illini West].

Pint Sized Picassos Starts

Three separate summer sessions with new projects each time! In Pint Sized Picassos we have a blast learning the basics of painting, sculpting, cutting, collaging, and crafting! Students must be potty trained and able to stay without parents present. Monday, June 8, 2015, 9:00 PM. Quincy Art Center 1515 Jersey St. Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincyartcenter.org.

Quincy Summer Food Service Program

Berrian and Washington School are the two main summer feeding sites. They are open all summer despite not having summer school. We highly encourage you to attend these sites as they do not have summer school students. Lunch will be served from June 3rd through August 12th Monday through Friday for both Berrian and Washington. Berrian School           10:45 am - 12:00 pm Washington School   12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Baldwin School and Quincy Junior High School are summer school sites, but please make sure to call if you are bringing a group of students in so we can be prepared.  Meals will be served at Baldwin School at 300 Maine Street from June 3rd through June 30th, Monday through Friday. Breakfast at Baldwin will be served beginning at 8:05 am and ending at 8:30 am. Lunches will also be served at Baldwin from 11:40 am to 12:05 pm.  A cold breakfast will be served at Quincy Junior High School at 100 S. 14th Street from June 1st - June 30th, Monday Through Friday. Breakfast at QJHS will be served… Tuesday, June 9, 2015. Berrian School, Washington School, Baldwin School, and Quincy Junior High School.

Elizabeth Newcomb-Stillwell's Classes for Young Ladies: Adult and Child Classes

During this week, we invite young ladies aged 8 and up to register with their favorite adult (Mom, Grandma, Aunt or other Special Person). Each day, the girls and their adults will make crafts for themselves and their dolls and cook fun foods. There is a fee for these classes, please call the museum at 217-224-7669 for more information or to register. Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

First Steps Story Time and Crafts

First Steps Story time and Craft familiarizes toddlers, ages 16 months to 36 months, with Library resources by using music, songs, crafts and lots of one-on-one attention. Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Although First Steps Story times are designed for toddlers, all are welcome to attend. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and caregivers. For parties of 10 or more, please call 223-1309 ext. 224 to register. Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Renaissance Readers book discussion--"Candide"

Renaissance Readers will be discussion "Candide" by Voltaire Location: Small Conference Room Other Information: Renaissance Readers meet on the second Tuesday of every month at 10:00 AM. Book selections are made 3-6 months in advance. Anyone interested in the book discussions are welcome to attend! Contact: Katie Kraushaar Contact Number: 223-1309 x502. Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Spaghetti Luncheon

Come join us for an Italian atmosphere in Downtown Quincy! Western Catholic Union is holding its annual Spaghetti Luncheon consisting of all-you-can-eat spaghetti, with garlic bread, salad, dessert and drink.  Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children ages 5-12 years, children 4 and under eat for free.  Proceeds will benefit Catholic Education. Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. WCU Hall 516 Maine Quincy, IL.

Classical Music Still Influencing Today

Chenille Saunders, Nationally renowned Coloratura Soprano, will be demonstrating how classical music is still relevant today. From movies to commercials, to your favorite Broadway hits, classical music is still leaving an impression. Chenille will share with us hits like: Amazing Grace, Danny boy and the comical song The Girl in 14G. Location: Large Meeting Room Contact: Kathryn Martin Contact Number: (217) 223-1309 x221. Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Tours of Historic Newcomb-Stillwelll House

Come join us as we celebrate our 50th year serving the people of Quincy, Adams County and the entire tri-state area. Come in and tour the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion. Second floor exhibits include a celebration of our 50th anniversary, and a World War II exhibit. Don't miss our child friendly exhibits on the third floor where kids of all ages can explore our Dinotopia and Mississippi Wildlife Exhibits and where they can enjoy our fully interactive Native American room with Native American games, costumes a play table and a life sized wickiup! Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

B# Crafts: Shekere

Join us every Tuesday during Summer Reading for B#(Sharp) Crafts! This week we will begin making a loosely interpreted version of an African percussion instrument. Location: Puppet Room Other Information: B# Crafts are designed for children who just finished or will be going into grades 4th-6th. This program is free but supplies are limited so sign up today by calling 223-1309 ext. 501 or online at www.quincylibrary.org. Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Quincy Summer Food Service Program

Berrian and Washington School are the two main summer feeding sites. They are open all summer despite not having summer school. We highly encourage you to attend these sites as they do not have summer school students. Lunch will be served from June 3rd through August 12th Monday through Friday for both Berrian and Washington. Berrian School           10:45 am - 12:00 pm Washington School   12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Baldwin School and Quincy Junior High School are summer school sites, but please make sure to call if you are bringing a group of students in so we can be prepared.  Meals will be served at Baldwin School at 300 Maine Street from June 3rd through June 30th, Monday through Friday. Breakfast at Baldwin will be served beginning at 8:05 am and ending at 8:30 am. Lunches will also be served at Baldwin from 11:40 am to 12:05 pm.  A cold breakfast will be served at Quincy Junior High School at 100 S. 14th Street from June 1st - June 30th, Monday Through Friday. Breakfast at QJHS will be served… Wednesday, June 10, 2015. Berrian School, Washington School, Baldwin School, and Quincy Junior High School.

Friends of the Northside Fundraiser - Lewis County Fair

Doors open at 3 pm. Cornhole Tournament at 3:30 pm. Registration at 3:00, Pre-registration recommended - Contact Jill 660-341-8509 for info and to pre-register. Music from Madd Hoss Jackson at 8:30 pm until 12:30 am. Raising money for the General Fair Fund. Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 1:00 AM – 1:25 AM. Caldwell Building State Hwy 16 Canton, MO. For more info visit www.dropbox.com.

Naturally Fit - Nature Hikes & Walks

Enjoy the beauty of nature at Argyle Lake State Park while hiking the trails or walking the park road as an excellent way to stay (or get) fit.  Distance will vary from 2-5 miles depending on participant preferences. Preregistration is required, so an email contact list can be generated.  Meet at the park visitor center for this program.  Register by email Bridget.Hinchee@illinois.gov or call (309)776-3422. (Most) Wednesdays at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 8:30 AM. Argyle Lake State Park Visitor Center 640 Argyle Park Rd Colchester, IL.

Elizabeth Newcomb-Stillwell's Classes for Young Ladies: Adult and Child Classes

During this week, we invite young ladies aged 8 and up to register with their favorite adult (Mom, Grandma, Aunt or other Special Person). Each day, the girls and their adults will make crafts for themselves and their dolls and cook fun foods. There is a fee for these classes, please call the museum at 217-224-7669 for more information or to register. Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Mary Poppins

An English nanny reconnects a father and mother with their two kids. Location: Puppet Room Other Information: This film series is intended for children of all ages with adult supervision. All films are rated G (general audience) or PG (parental guidance). Mary Poppins is rated G. Reservations are required and may be made by calling 217-223-1309 ext. 501 or by filling out the form below. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and care-givers. To register parties of 10 or more, or for more information, please call 223-1309 ext. 224. Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Tours of Historic Newcomb-Stillwelll House

Come join us as we celebrate our 50th year serving the people of Quincy, Adams County and the entire tri-state area. Come in and tour the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion. Second floor exhibits include a celebration of our 50th anniversary, and a World War II exhibit. Don't miss our child friendly exhibits on the third floor where kids of all ages can explore our Dinotopia and Mississippi Wildlife Exhibits and where they can enjoy our fully interactive Native American room with Native American games, costumes a play table and a life sized wickiup! Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Unshelved book discussion --"Where Lilacs Still Bloom"

Discussion of "Where Lilacs Still Bloom" by Jane Kirkpatrick. Location: Small Conference Room Other Information: Unshelved meets on the second Wednesday of every month at 1:00 PM. Book selections are made 3-6 months in advance. Anyone interested in the book discussions are welcome to attend! Contact: Kathryn Martin Contact Number: 223-1309 x221. Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Wii Wednesdays

Get your Wii on at the Quincy Public Library afternoon gaming program. Teens are invited to come and duke it out for the title of Wii bowler, tennis pro, dance queen and other Wii accolades. Every Wednesday afternoon at 3 p.m. the Wii cart will be set up in the Puppet Theatre. After a hectic day at school, teens can take some time out to relax, gather with friends, share a snack play games or do their homework or beat their BFF at Super Mario 2, Kirby or Just Dance 2,3 or 4. Teens can also enjoy a D & D game, Minecraft or do a craft at our craft table. So tap into your inner star and grab your controllers as you get down to the library for some gaming fun! Location: Puppet Room Contact: Deborah Riddell Contact Number: 223-1309. Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Computer Tutor

Have a computer question? Want to learn more about Microsoft Office? Setting up an email account? Facebook? Windows 8? Make an appointment with our knowledgeable staff. Location: North Study Room Contact: Bobbi Mock Contact Number: 217-223-1309 ext 502. Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Come and join us! Teens interested in joining the Teen Advisory Board are welcome to drop by a meeting anytime. We meet every second Wednesday of the month at 4:00 p.m. Stop in and get an idea of all the fun things happening at the library for teens as well as the many volunteer opportunities. Get your voice heard and help direct what we do here at the library. Our doors are always open to new membership. So stop by some Wednesday and bring a friend! Location: Puppet Room Contact: Deborah Riddell Contact Number: 223-1309, ext. 223. Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Teen Book Discussion Group

The Teen Book Discussion Group meets immediately following the Teen Advisory Board meeting. If you are interested in joining a Teen Book Discussion group, please join us. This group is free and open to the public. Refreshments are served at both meetings. Become a book lover today! Location: Puppet Room Contact: Deborah Riddell Contact Number: 223-1309, ext. 223. Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 5:00 PM – 5:30 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Mormonpalooza 2015

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Quincy Wards will be hosting Mormonpalooza 2015. Mormonpalooza is an opportunity to showcase your talents - singing, dancing, theater, music, and more! Dinner provided. Potluck desert. This event is free and open to the public. Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 6:00 PM. 210 Cardinal Terrace, Quincy, Illinois in the Cultural Hall.

Quarter Madness

The Gem City marine Corps League Auxiliary is sponsoring Quarter Madness at the Village Winery in Camp Point, IL on Wednesday, June 10th starting at 6:00 p.m. All proceeds will benefit our veterans. Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 6:00 PM. Village Vineyard & Winery 337 N Vermont St Camp Point, IL.

Quincy Summer Food Service Program

Berrian and Washington School are the two main summer feeding sites. They are open all summer despite not having summer school. We highly encourage you to attend these sites as they do not have summer school students. Lunch will be served from June 3rd through August 12th Monday through Friday for both Berrian and Washington. Berrian School           10:45 am - 12:00 pm Washington School   12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Baldwin School and Quincy Junior High School are summer school sites, but please make sure to call if you are bringing a group of students in so we can be prepared.  Meals will be served at Baldwin School at 300 Maine Street from June 3rd through June 30th, Monday through Friday. Breakfast at Baldwin will be served beginning at 8:05 am and ending at 8:30 am. Lunches will also be served at Baldwin from 11:40 am to 12:05 pm.  A cold breakfast will be served at Quincy Junior High School at 100 S. 14th Street from June 1st - June 30th, Monday Through Friday. Breakfast at QJHS will be served… Thursday, June 11, 2015. Berrian School, Washington School, Baldwin School, and Quincy Junior High School.

Elizabeth Newcomb-Stillwell's Classes for Young Ladies: Adult and Child Classes

During this week, we invite young ladies aged 8 and up to register with their favorite adult (Mom, Grandma, Aunt or other Special Person). Each day, the girls and their adults will make crafts for themselves and their dolls and cook fun foods. There is a fee for these classes, please call the museum at 217-224-7669 for more information or to register. Thursday, June 11, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Walkin’ on Sunshine

Join us at this story time all about summer fun! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Each story time incorporates thematic books, crafts, music and more during 45 minute sessions. Story times designed for children 3 and up are held every Thursday and Saturday in the summer, but all are welcome to attend. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and caregivers. For parties of 10 or more, please call 223-1309 ext. 224 to register. Thursday, June 11, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Tours of Historic Newcomb-Stillwelll House

Come join us as we celebrate our 50th year serving the people of Quincy, Adams County and the entire tri-state area. Come in and tour the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion. Second floor exhibits include a celebration of our 50th anniversary, and a World War II exhibit. Don't miss our child friendly exhibits on the third floor where kids of all ages can explore our Dinotopia and Mississippi Wildlife Exhibits and where they can enjoy our fully interactive Native American room with Native American games, costumes a play table and a life sized wickiup! Thursday, June 11, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Read to the Rhythm Wallet

Welcome to our first craft of the summer! As always, we start with a clever creation to hold all of those Leo bucks you are going to earn. This is a must for all crafty book lovers! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: This program is free and open to the public. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and caregivers. For parties of 10 or more, please call 223-1309 ext. 224 to register. Thursday, June 11, 2015, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Read to the Rhythm Wallet

Welcome to our first craft of the summer! As always, we start with a clever creation to hold all of those Leo bucks you are going to earn. This is a must for all crafty book lovers! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: This program is free and open to the public. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and caregivers. For parties of 10 or more, please call 223-1309 ext. 224 to register. Thursday, June 11, 2015, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

STELLALUNA

JUNE 11-14 Sponsored by Quincy Mall Season Sponsored by Shottenkirk Toyota TICKETS: $9 | RSVP: 217-222-3209 or 1qct.org SHOWS: 7:30 PM Thurs-Sat; 2:00 PM Sun. Thursday, June 11, 2015, 7:30 PM. Quincy Community Theatre 300 Civic Center Plaza, Ste. 118 Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.1qct.org.

Quincy Summer Food Service Program

Berrian and Washington School are the two main summer feeding sites. They are open all summer despite not having summer school. We highly encourage you to attend these sites as they do not have summer school students. Lunch will be served from June 3rd through August 12th Monday through Friday for both Berrian and Washington. Berrian School           10:45 am - 12:00 pm Washington School   12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Baldwin School and Quincy Junior High School are summer school sites, but please make sure to call if you are bringing a group of students in so we can be prepared.  Meals will be served at Baldwin School at 300 Maine Street from June 3rd through June 30th, Monday through Friday. Breakfast at Baldwin will be served beginning at 8:05 am and ending at 8:30 am. Lunches will also be served at Baldwin from 11:40 am to 12:05 pm.  A cold breakfast will be served at Quincy Junior High School at 100 S. 14th Street from June 1st - June 30th, Monday Through Friday. Breakfast at QJHS will be served… Friday, June 12, 2015. Berrian School, Washington School, Baldwin School, and Quincy Junior High School.

Ursa Park Festival

Little Mr. and Miss Ursa contest, baby show, youth baseball/softball, park movie, water balloon toss, sand volleyball, parade, car show, kids tractor pull, live music, fireworks. Food available all days. Friday, June 12, 2015 – Sunday, June 14, 2015. Ursa Park Ursa, Il.

WildHeart Music

Bring your little ones and get ready to take an unforgettable journey through the natural through music! Location: Large Meeting Room Other Information: This program is free and open to the public. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and caregivers. For parties of 10 or more, please call 223-1309 ext. 224 to register. Contact: Natascha Will Contact Number: 223-1309 x224. Friday, June 12, 2015, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Breakfast and Birding: Pontoon Programs

(Alternating) Fridays - 10:00-11:00 a.m. Come enjoy breakfast at the Shanty Shack II on beautiful Lake Argyle before (or lunch afterwards) taking a relaxing pontoon boat ride on the lake.  Binoculars and field guides will be available or you’re welcome to bring your own.  Pre-registration is required and space is limited to 6 participants.  Please email Bridget.Hinchee@illinois.gov  or call for more information or to register (309)776-3422. Friday, June 12, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Argyle Lake State Park 640 Argyle Park Rd Colchester, IL.

Elizabeth Newcomb-Stillwell's Classes for Young Ladies: Adult and Child Classes

During this week, we invite young ladies aged 8 and up to register with their favorite adult (Mom, Grandma, Aunt or other Special Person). Each day, the girls and their adults will make crafts for themselves and their dolls and cook fun foods. There is a fee for these classes, please call the museum at 217-224-7669 for more information or to register. Friday, June 12, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Socrates Cafe

In June, the discussion will examine Progress and Regression (or Retrogression). Socrates Café meetings are gatherings where people from different backgrounds exchange thoughtful ideas and experiences while embracing the central theme of Socratizing; the idea that we learn more when we question and question with others. Location: Small Conference Room Other Information: Participants will propose and choose topics or questions for the monthly meetings and will strive to have different facilitators. Socrates Cafe should serve as a model for keen respectfulness for and sensitivity towards the views and feelings of others. Friday, June 12, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Jack Morris Memorial Golf Tournament

Always held the second Friday of June at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course, the golf tournament is a chance to play golf, make new business connections, and have a whole lot of fun! Funds raised at the Jack Morris Memorial Golf Tournament are used to support other special programs that occur throughout the year.  The Tournament is scheduled for June 12th at Sheaffer Golf Course . To get your team signed up or get on the waiting list, contact Laura today: 319-372-5471 or chamber@fortmadison.com. Registration and Lunch at 11:00 a.m. Shotgun start at 12:00 p.m. Awards Dinner at 5:00 p.m. Registration forms need to be in by June 1st. Limited to first 36 teams. Team fee of $320/ $80 per person. Mulligans -2 per play/ $5 each Raffle Tickets -$5 each or 5/$20. Friday, June 12, 2015, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Sheaffer Golf Course 1760 308th Avenue Fort Madison, IA 52627.

WildHeart Music

Bring your little ones and get ready to take an unforgettable journey through the natural through music! Location: Large Meeting Room Other Information: This program is free and open to the public. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and caregivers. For parties of 10 or more, please call 223-1309 ext. 224 to register. Friday, June 12, 2015, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Tours of Historic Newcomb-Stillwelll House

Come join us as we celebrate our 50th year serving the people of Quincy, Adams County and the entire tri-state area. Come in and tour the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion. Second floor exhibits include a celebration of our 50th anniversary, and a World War II exhibit. Don't miss our child friendly exhibits on the third floor where kids of all ages can explore our Dinotopia and Mississippi Wildlife Exhibits and where they can enjoy our fully interactive Native American room with Native American games, costumes a play table and a life sized wickiup! Friday, June 12, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

WildHeart Music

Bring your little ones and get ready to take an unforgettable journey through the natural through music! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: This program is free and open to the public. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and caregivers. For parties of 10 or more, please call 223-1309 ext. 224 to register. Friday, June 12, 2015, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Rocky Point Club Friday Dinner

Buffalo, Catfish, Catfish Filet, Shrimp, 1/4 dk/wh chicken, tenderloin and 2 sides. $7.00. Friday, June 12, 2015, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 3603 Bonansinga Dr. Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

STELLALUNA

JUNE 11-14 Sponsored by Quincy Mall Season Sponsored by Shottenkirk Toyota TICKETS: $9 | RSVP: 217-222-3209 or 1qct.org SHOWS: 7:30 PM Thurs-Sat; 2:00 PM Sun. Friday, June 12, 2015, 7:30 PM. Quincy Community Theatre 300 Civic Center Plaza, Ste. 118 Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.1qct.org.

Golf Fore a Cure 2015

2 flights; 7:30AM and 1:00PM Good food all day! Raffle; Cash, $100 Gift Certificate for Jones' Meat Locker; 2 sets of Cardinal tickets and patio furniture Entertainment by Tim Hart Wine Tasting Silent Auction All proceeds benefit research for Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood. Saturday, June 13, 2015. Plum Creek Golf Course 1135 Golf Course Rd Winchester, IL.

JC Breault Memorial Co-Ed Slow Pitch Tournament

All proceeds are donated to: Children's Brain Cancer research-St. Jude Hospital Palmyra Football Scholarship Palmyra Athletics Softballs provided-One hour time limit-Double elimination $150/Team For more information, call Mandy Elliott 573-248-6056 Registration fee deadline-May 30th. Saturday, June 13, 2015 – Sunday, June 14, 2015. Flower City Park - Men's Field Palmyra, MO.

The Quincy Farmers Market

Join us Saturdays to shop for delicious local produce and locally-crafted artisan items. Several special events are planned throughout the season. Local musicians will serenade us. Looking forward to seeing you there! Saturday, June 13, 2015, 7:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Washington Park, Hampshire St between 4th & 5th, downtown Quincy, IL.

Liberty 5-K Run/Walk

Pre registration due by May 21st. 12 age divisions awarded in 5k run and walk. Kids fun run available for ages 9 and under with all participants receiving an award. Entry form can be found at: images.pcmac.org. Registration the morning of the race ends at 7:50AM. All proceeds benefit the running programs at Liberty Schools. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Liberty High School 505 North Park Street Liberty, IL. For more info visit images.pcmac.org.

3rd Annual Mississippi Mud Mania

Up to the challenge of getting dirty? You’ve come to the right place! Welcome to the Tri-State’s Mississippi Mud Mania Run. Get down and dirty with us and participate in an event that’s fun for the whole family and is sure to become an epic tradition! The Quincy Family YMCA in Quincy, IL is proud to present the Tri-State’s only 5k Mud Run. The obstacle course is open to Individuals, groups and organizations and is sure to challenge and thrill participants. Challenge yourself, get a group together and make it a team effort, feel good and get a little dirty. Register now to make sure you get a spot! Proceeds from the event will support a wide variety of youth development programs at the Quincy YMCA that encourage healthy living. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 9:00 AM. Driftwoods Campgrounds 2300 Bonansinga Drive Quincy, IL 62305. For more info visit ymcamudmania.com.

Howdy Neighbor Day

Howdy Neighbor Day on the courthouse square will feature craft booths, food venders, flea market, car show, antique tractor show, parade, and activities for everyone. To reserve a booth space contact Jesse at 217-430-5749. To participate in the parade contact Nancy at 573-470-0861. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Courthouse Square Palmyra, MO.

Art Under the Trees

The Calhoun Art Guild and Stone Bridge Valley Art Center will host our second annual Art Under the Trees, an outdoor art sale and festival. Art Under the Trees will feature local and regional artists, food vendors and live music throughout the day. A children's art activity area will be available for the little ones! Beer and wine will be available for purchase (21 & older). Stone Bridge Valley Art Center is located on Illinois Route 100, 1.5 miles north of Michael and 2.5 miles south of Kampsville, in scenic Calhoun County Illinois. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Stone Bridge Valley Art Center Route 100 North Michael, IL 62065. For more info visit www.stonebridgevalley.com.

Flag Day Parade

The Palmyra Chamber will host a Flag Day Parade Saturday June 13 at 10:00 along with their Howdy Neighbor Day. The parade will go down Main Street from Thompson St to the Courthouse. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Palmyra, MO.

Howdy Neighbor Day

This community event will host food vendors, craft booths, flea market, farmers market, fundraisers, antique tractor show, antique car show, historic jail tours, bed races, bicycle races, tricycle races, and a parade. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Palmyra Courthouse Square Palmyra, MO.

Paint Your Own Pottery

Get creative and come paint some pottery! No reservations required! First come first serve. We change up the forms of pottery every couple months so we always have a new product. Groups of 7 or more are encouraged to schedule a private Paint Your Own Pottery Party. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Quincy Art Center Studio 1515 Jersey St. Quincy IL, 62301. For more info visit www.quincyartcenter.org.

Walkin’ on Sunshine

Join us at this story time all about summer fun! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Each story time incorporates thematic books, crafts, music and more during 45 minute sessions. Story times designed for children 3 and up are held every Thursday and Saturday in the summer, but all are welcome to attend. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and caregivers. For parties of 10 or more, please call 223-1309 ext. 224 to register. Contact: Natascha Will Contact Number: 223-1309 ext. 224. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Delta Kappa Gamma Cookout

Delta Kappa Gamma will hold a cookout at the County Market on 48th & Broadway on Saturday, June 13th from 10:30 am-2:00 pm. Menu includes Ribeye Steak Sandwiches, Pork Chop Sandwiches, Cheeseburgers, Hamburgers, Brats and Hot Dogs. Combo comes with chips and a can of soda or a bottle of water. Proceeds benefit DKG's scholarship and grant program which benefits local women going into the field of education to complete their education or those in their first years of teaching to further their education or to get materials for use in their classrooms. All money raised stays locally. Come out and enjoy a delicious sandwich while helping a very worthwhile cause!!! See you on the 13th!!!! Saturday, June 13, 2015, 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM. County Market 48th & Broadway Quincy, IL.

"Dig into the Community" OSA Co-Ed Sand Volleyball Tournament

Registration forms located at The Grove Inn. A maximum of 16 teams and must be 16 years old to participate. See the Facebook event "Dig into the Community" OSA Volleyball Tournament for more information or questions! Saturday, June 13, 2015, 11:00 AM – Sunday, June 14, 2015, 1:00 AM. The Grove Inn 6510 Broadway St. Quincy, IL.

Freedom Homecoming

The Freedom Homecoming will feature an all-day "Gaither-style' sing on Saturday, June 13th from 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Springfield, IL. No admission fee. Free-will offerings will be accepted throughout the day to benefit The Wounded Warrior Project.  All artists are donating their time and talents. There will be patriotic and gospel music featuring your favorite local artists: Saved By Grace, Anticipation, The Peeks, Glen Gobel, Wayne Marquis, Mark & Pam Fisher, Justin Everson: Tom Jones, The Joybells, The Dowds, Nancy Rogers, Dennis Darling, Bernie Lutchman, Solid Rock, Ageless, The Sonshiners, Eric Helenthal, Ed Sinclair, Gary Eby, Living Proof, Brian Morgan, LeAnn Wynn, Keith Jones, Mutch Love, Harmony, John Moore, Marlene Wiker, Hearts for One, Randy Burnett, and Rod Nickelson. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. First Baptist Church 301 W. South Grand Ave. Springfield, IL.

Tours of Historic Newcomb-Stillwelll House

Come join us as we celebrate our 50th year serving the people of Quincy, Adams County and the entire tri-state area. Come in and tour the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion. Second floor exhibits include a celebration of our 50th anniversary, and a World War II exhibit. Don't miss our child friendly exhibits on the third floor where kids of all ages can explore our Dinotopia and Mississippi Wildlife Exhibits and where they can enjoy our fully interactive Native American room with Native American games, costumes a play table and a life sized wickiup! Saturday, June 13, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Brown County Against Cancer

Brown County Against Cancer 6th Annual Benefit and Celebration Bounce house for kids opens 3 pm Local entertainment from 3 to 5 pm Meal available 4-7 pm Survivor and memorial ceremony 5pm Silent auction and door prizes BCAC gives financial support to any BC resident with their journey against cancer. All money raised is given back to the residents of Brown County thru the BCAC non profit organization. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM. K of C Hall Highway 24 Mt Sterling, Illinois.

Relay For Life of Shelby County 2015

Relay For Life of Shelby County 2015 includes fun, food, entertainment, and celebrating and remembering those who have been diagnosed with cancer. Opening Ceremonies at 6 pm, followed by a Survivor and then a Caregiver Lap. Luminaria Ceremony is at 9 pm. Events continue throughout the evening until midnight. Fundraising Event for American Cancer Society. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 4:00 PM – Sunday, June 14, 2015, 12:00 AM. Shelby County Fairgrounds, Shelbina, MO.

Payson Congregational Couples Club Homemade Ice Cream Social

Come join us for a fun evening on June 13th at the Ice Cream Social at Payson Congregational Church in Payson from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  There will be Strawberries, Cake, Ham & Chicken Salad Sandwiches, Drinks and HOMEMADE ICE CREAM.  Free will donation. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM. Payson Congregational Church Payson, IL.

3rd Annual Wine, Whiskers & Whimsy

The Humane Society of McDonough County invites you to the third annual Wine, Whiskers, & Whimsy on Saturday, June 13th from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the Wine Sellers and Taylor's Hall. Live music will be provided by the Blenders, along with a glass of wine (or other beverage) and hors d'oeuvres in addition to the Silent Auction! In the past, our auctions have offered a large variety of wonderful items due to the generous donations made by members, friends, and area businesses. Advanced tickets will be on sale starting on May 9th. Limited number of tickets are available. $25/person.    To purchase tickets, call Patti at 309-833-5226 or 309-255-0203 or visit the Macomb Chamber of Commerce. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Wine Sellers and Taylor's Hall 121 S. Randolph Macomb, IL.

St. Francis Solanus Parish Picnic

Live Music - Heidelberg Band from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 & ELEVEN from 8:00 p.m. to midnight. Food from the Butcher Block with Indoor Air Conditioned seating and Outdoor tent covered seating. Cash Raffle featuring $2,000 in prizes, silent auction, basket raffle, 50/50 raffle & Quilt Raffle. Kiddie Korner featuring many games, bounce house, face painting, balloon animals, and train rides. Games for the adults: Cookie Walk, Bingo, Texas Poker, Plinko. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 5:00 PM – Sunday, June 14, 2015, 12:00 AM. 1720 College Ave Quincy, IL.

Village of Bowen Street Dance

On June 13th, 2015, the Band Brushville is back In Bowen for a Street Dance to benefit Local Charities. Turn It Up Sound & Light will play from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. and Brushville takes the stage @ 8:00 p.m. The Bowen Fire Dept. will be serving Pork Loin Sandwiches beginning at 6:00 p.m. $10.00 Gate Fee! Bring Your Lawn Chairs. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM. 5th Street Bowen, IL 62316.

Dark River Derby: Heroes vs. Villains

Family Friendly! Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Bout at 7:00 p.m. Adults: Advance $8, Door $10.  12 and under are free! Playing: Como Derby Dames Will Benefit Charity: Kids in Motion Get tickets at Scotties Fun Spot or from a DRDC skater or on our website. Ask about season tickets! For the away Bout Schedule and more, visit our website, www.darkriverderby.com or info@darkriverderby.com, Facebook.com/DarkRiverDerby. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 7:00 PM. Scotties Fun Spot 8000 Broadway Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.darkriverderby.com.

STELLALUNA

JUNE 11-14 Sponsored by Quincy Mall Season Sponsored by Shottenkirk Toyota TICKETS: $9 | RSVP: 217-222-3209 or 1qct.org SHOWS: 7:30 PM Thurs-Sat; 2:00 PM Sun. Saturday, June 13, 2015, 7:30 PM. Quincy Community Theatre 300 Civic Center Plaza, Ste. 118 Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.1qct.org.

Print Shop Dedication

History of the printing press with demonstrations and exhibits. Serving cake.   Every second Sunday of the month May through October, there will be special activities! Bring family and friends! Enjoy and afternoon of visiting and viewing the museum displays and join in the fun! Sunday, June 14, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Round Barn Area Barn Museums Hwy 336 by the Adams County Fairgrounds South of Mendon, IL.

Tours of Historic Newcomb-Stillwelll House

Come join us as we celebrate our 50th year serving the people of Quincy, Adams County and the entire tri-state area. Come in and tour the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion. Second floor exhibits include a celebration of our 50th anniversary, and a World War II exhibit. Don't miss our child friendly exhibits on the third floor where kids of all ages can explore our Dinotopia and Mississippi Wildlife Exhibits and where they can enjoy our fully interactive Native American room with Native American games, costumes a play table and a life sized wickiup! Sunday, June 14, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

STELLALUNA

JUNE 11-14 Sponsored by Quincy Mall Season Sponsored by Shottenkirk Toyota TICKETS: $9 | RSVP: 217-222-3209 or 1qct.org SHOWS: 7:30 PM Thurs-Sat; 2:00 PM Sun. Sunday, June 14, 2015, 2:00 PM. Quincy Community Theatre 300 Civic Center Plaza, Ste. 118 Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.1qct.org.

Quincy Summer Food Service Program

Berrian and Washington School are the two main summer feeding sites. They are open all summer despite not having summer school. We highly encourage you to attend these sites as they do not have summer school students. Lunch will be served from June 3rd through August 12th Monday through Friday for both Berrian and Washington. Berrian School           10:45 am - 12:00 pm Washington School   12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Baldwin School and Quincy Junior High School are summer school sites, but please make sure to call if you are bringing a group of students in so we can be prepared.  Meals will be served at Baldwin School at 300 Maine Street from June 3rd through June 30th, Monday through Friday. Breakfast at Baldwin will be served beginning at 8:05 am and ending at 8:30 am. Lunches will also be served at Baldwin from 11:40 am to 12:05 pm.  A cold breakfast will be served at Quincy Junior High School at 100 S. 14th Street from June 1st - June 30th, Monday Through Friday. Breakfast at QJHS will be served… Monday, June 15, 2015. Berrian School, Washington School, Baldwin School, and Quincy Junior High School.

Outrageous Outdoor Art

Your imagination will have plenty of room to go wild as we create one of a kind artworks in the great outdoors. Nature will provide both inspiration and our medium. Monday, June 15, 2015, 9:00 AM. Quincy Art Center 1515 Jersey St. Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincyartcenter.org.

Paperpalooza!

We will be exploring paper art like origami, pinwheels, sun catchers, lanterns and fans! Monday, June 15, 2015, 9:00 AM. Quincy Art Center 1515 Jersey St. Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincyartcenter.org.

Elizabeth Newcomb-Stillwell's Classes for Young Ladies: Grace

Come join the 2015 Girl of the Year, Grace, who has big ideas and loves to bake. Young ladies attending this class will make luggage for their dolls and bake pastries. This class is so popular that we are offering it for a second week. Open to young ladies aged 8 and above. There is a fee for these classes, please call the museum at 217-224-7669 for more information or to register. Monday, June 15, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Color Me Crazy

We will be exploring paper art like origami, pinwheels, sun catchers, lanterns and fans! Monday, June 15, 2015, 1:00 PM. Quincy Art Center 1515 Jersey St. Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincyartcenter.org.

Let's Make Selfies!

Get to know yourself a little better. Bring several photos of yourself to this class, and we will learn to draw, sculpt, paint, create all things portraits...of you, your friends, family or famous people. Some art journaling will be covered as well. Monday, June 15, 2015, 1:00 PM. Quincy Art Center 1515 Jersey St. Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincyartcenter.org.

Musicals through the Decades: Meet Me in St. Louis (1944)

In the year before the 1904 St Louis World's Fair, the four Smith daughters learn lessons of life and love, even as they prepare for a reluctant move to New York. Location: Large Meeting Room Other Information: This program is free and open to the public, but reservations are requested. Please call 223-1309, ext. 501 or visit www.quincylibrary.org to make your reservation. Monday, June 15, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:15 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Musical Movie Mondays for Teens - West Side Story

Musicals all through the summer! Join us as the library hosts the biggest musical party ever on Monday nights just for teens. Enjoy free movies on the big screen in the puppet room and grab a bag of popcorn and soda as we celebrate the theme of Read to the Rhythm. We will watch some of the top musicals every made. So if you love song and dance come on down to the library for an entertaining evening! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: A love affair is fated for tragedy amidst the vicious rivalry of two street gangsthe Jets and the Sharks. When Jets member Tony (RichardBeymer) falls for Maria (Natalie Wood), the sister of the Sharks leader, it's more than these two warring gangs can handle. And as mounting tensions rise, a battle to the death ensues, and innocent blood is shed in a heartbreaking finale. Contact: Deborah Riddell Contact Number: 223-1309, ext 223. Monday, June 15, 2015, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Rocky Point Club Monday Cookout

Brats, Cheeseburgers and fries $3.00, Tenderloins and fries $4.00. Monday, June 15, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. 3603 Bonansinga Dr. Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Musicals through the Decades: Meet Me in St. Louis (1944)

In the year before the 1904 St Louis World's Fair, the four Smith daughters learn lessons of life and love, even as they prepare for a reluctant move to New York. Location: Large Meeting Room Other Information: This program is free and open to the public, but reservations are requested. Please call 223-1309, ext. 501 or visit www.quincylibrary.org to make your reservation. Monday, June 15, 2015, 5:30 PM – 7:45 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Quincy Summer Food Service Program

Berrian and Washington School are the two main summer feeding sites. They are open all summer despite not having summer school. We highly encourage you to attend these sites as they do not have summer school students. Lunch will be served from June 3rd through August 12th Monday through Friday for both Berrian and Washington. Berrian School           10:45 am - 12:00 pm Washington School   12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Baldwin School and Quincy Junior High School are summer school sites, but please make sure to call if you are bringing a group of students in so we can be prepared.  Meals will be served at Baldwin School at 300 Maine Street from June 3rd through June 30th, Monday through Friday. Breakfast at Baldwin will be served beginning at 8:05 am and ending at 8:30 am. Lunches will also be served at Baldwin from 11:40 am to 12:05 pm.  A cold breakfast will be served at Quincy Junior High School at 100 S. 14th Street from June 1st - June 30th, Monday Through Friday. Breakfast at QJHS will be served… Tuesday, June 16, 2015. Berrian School, Washington School, Baldwin School, and Quincy Junior High School.

Elizabeth Newcomb-Stillwell's Classes for Young Ladies: Grace

Come join the 2015 Girl of the Year, Grace, who has big ideas and loves to bake. Young ladies attending this class will make luggage for their dolls and bake pastries. This class is so popular that we are offering it for a second week. Open to young ladies aged 8 and above. There is a fee for these classes, please call the museum at 217-224-7669 for more information or to register. Tuesday, June 16, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

First Steps Story Time and Crafts

Description: First Steps Story time and Craft familiarizes toddlers, ages 16 months to 36 months, with Library resources by using music, songs, crafts and lots of one-on-one attention. Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Although First Steps Story times are designed for toddlers, all are welcome to attend. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and caregivers. For parties of 10 or more, please call 223-1309 ext. 224 to register. Tuesday, June 16, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Tours of Historic Newcomb-Stillwelll House

Come join us as we celebrate our 50th year serving the people of Quincy, Adams County and the entire tri-state area. Come in and tour the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion. Second floor exhibits include a celebration of our 50th anniversary, and a World War II exhibit. Don't miss our child friendly exhibits on the third floor where kids of all ages can explore our Dinotopia and Mississippi Wildlife Exhibits and where they can enjoy our fully interactive Native American room with Native American games, costumes a play table and a life sized wickiup! Tuesday, June 16, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Words in Motion

Published poet and local professor, Saadia Ali Aschemann will be reading her original works and will then take questions from the audience. Location: Large Meeting Room Contact: Kathryn Martin Contact Number: (217) 223-1309 x221. Tuesday, June 16, 2015, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Literary Angles Book Discussion -- "Ragtime Cowboys"

Discussion of "Ragtime Cowboys" by Loren D. Estleman. Location: Small Conference Room Other Information: The Literary Angles meet on the third Tuesday of every month at 1:30 PM. Book selections are made 3-6 months in advance. Anyone interested in the book discussions are welcome to attend! Contact: Kathryn Martin Contact Number: 223-1309 x221. Tuesday, June 16, 2015, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

B# Crafts: African Djembe Drum

Join us every Tuesday during Summer Reading for B#(Sharp) Crafts! This week we will create we create an African Djembe Drum. Location: Puppet Room Other Information: B# Crafts is designed for children who just finished or will be going into grades 4th-6th. This program is free but supplies are limited so sign up today by calling 223-1309 ext. 501 or online at quincylibrary.org. Tuesday, June 16, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Quincy Preserves Annual Picnic

Quincy Preserves is now accepting reservations for its Annual Picnic and Membership Drive on Tuesday, June 16, at 6:00, in South Park. The picnic is open to the public and held to welcome current and prospective members and volunteers for an evening of camaraderie and good food. Quincy Preserves will provide the meat and drinks and asks those who attend to pay $6.00 and bring a covered dish. Families are welcome. Reservations are requested by June 9 so that there is enough meat. Please call 217-223-7945. Lynn Snyder, the organization’s historian who has researched all of Quincy’s parks, will have a short presentation on the history of South Park. This talk is part of the work of Quincy Preserves, which has as its goal saving or restoring the historical sites and structures of the city. The Preserves’ community activities which work toward this goal include: The Plaquing Program, which evaluates nominated buildings for significant structure and exterior restoration and awards a plaque to the building; The… Tuesday, June 16, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. South Park Shelter House 12th and RJ Peters Drive Quincy, IL.

Quincy Summer Food Service Program

Berrian and Washington School are the two main summer feeding sites. They are open all summer despite not having summer school. We highly encourage you to attend these sites as they do not have summer school students. Lunch will be served from June 3rd through August 12th Monday through Friday for both Berrian and Washington. Berrian School           10:45 am - 12:00 pm Washington School   12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Baldwin School and Quincy Junior High School are summer school sites, but please make sure to call if you are bringing a group of students in so we can be prepared.  Meals will be served at Baldwin School at 300 Maine Street from June 3rd through June 30th, Monday through Friday. Breakfast at Baldwin will be served beginning at 8:05 am and ending at 8:30 am. Lunches will also be served at Baldwin from 11:40 am to 12:05 pm.  A cold breakfast will be served at Quincy Junior High School at 100 S. 14th Street from June 1st - June 30th, Monday Through Friday. Breakfast at QJHS will be served… Wednesday, June 17, 2015. Berrian School, Washington School, Baldwin School, and Quincy Junior High School.

Naturally Fit - Nature Hikes & Walks

Enjoy the beauty of nature at Argyle Lake State Park while hiking the trails or walking the park road as an excellent way to stay (or get) fit.  Distance will vary from 2-5 miles depending on participant preferences. Preregistration is required, so an email contact list can be generated.  Meet at the park visitor center for this program.  Register by email Bridget.Hinchee@illinois.gov or call (309)776-3422. (Most) Wednesdays at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 17, 2015, 8:30 AM. Argyle Lake State Park Visitor Center 640 Argyle Park Rd Colchester, IL.

Beauty and the Beast

Follow the adventures of Belle into a mysterious castle. Location: Puppet Room Other Information: This film series is intended for children of all ages with adult supervision. All films are rated G (general audience) or PG (parental guidance). Beauty and the Beast is rated G. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and care-givers. To register parties of 10 or more, or for more information, please call 223-1309 ext. 224. Contact: Natascha Will Contact Number: 223-1309 ext. 224. Wednesday, June 17, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Elizabeth Newcomb-Stillwell's Classes for Young Ladies: Grace

Come join the 2015 Girl of the Year, Grace, who has big ideas and loves to bake. Young ladies attending this class will make luggage for their dolls and bake pastries. This class is so popular that we are offering it for a second week. Open to young ladies aged 8 and above. There is a fee for these classes, please call the museum at 217-224-7669 for more information or to register. Wednesday, June 17, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Tours of Historic Newcomb-Stillwelll House

Come join us as we celebrate our 50th year serving the people of Quincy, Adams County and the entire tri-state area. Come in and tour the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion. Second floor exhibits include a celebration of our 50th anniversary, and a World War II exhibit. Don't miss our child friendly exhibits on the third floor where kids of all ages can explore our Dinotopia and Mississippi Wildlife Exhibits and where they can enjoy our fully interactive Native American room with Native American games, costumes a play table and a life sized wickiup! Wednesday, June 17, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Wii Wednesdays

Get your Wii on at the Quincy Public Library afternoon gaming program. Teens are invited to come and duke it out for the title of Wii bowler, tennis pro, dance queen and other Wii accolades. Every Wednesday afternoon at 3 p.m. the Wii cart will be set up in the Puppet Theatre. After a hectic day at school, teens can take some time out to relax, gather with friends, share a snack play games or do their homework or beat their BFF at Super Mario 2, Kirby or Just Dance 2,3 or 4. Teens can also enjoy a D & D game, Minecraft or do a craft at our craft table. So tap into your inner star and grab your controllers as you get down to the library for some gaming fun! Location: Puppet Room Contact: Deborah Riddell Contact Number: 223-1309. Wednesday, June 17, 2015, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Computer Tutor

Have a computer question? Want to learn more about Microsoft Office? Setting up an email account? Facebook? Windows 8? Make an appointment with our knowledgeable staff. Location: North Study Room Contact: Bobbi Mock Contact Number: 217-223-1309 ext 502. Wednesday, June 17, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Auxiliary Ice Cream Social

Auxiliary Ice Cream Social. Tickets on sale now. Pick up at Front Reception Desk. Tickets are $3.00 for ice cream/cake or Sandwich, Baked Beans, Chips. OR you can use 2 tickets for Combos $6.00 which includes sandwiches & dessert. Wednesday, June 17, 2015, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Good Samaritan Home 2130 Harrison Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Quincy Summer Food Service Program

Berrian and Washington School are the two main summer feeding sites. They are open all summer despite not having summer school. We highly encourage you to attend these sites as they do not have summer school students. Lunch will be served from June 3rd through August 12th Monday through Friday for both Berrian and Washington. Berrian School           10:45 am - 12:00 pm Washington School   12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Baldwin School and Quincy Junior High School are summer school sites, but please make sure to call if you are bringing a group of students in so we can be prepared.  Meals will be served at Baldwin School at 300 Maine Street from June 3rd through June 30th, Monday through Friday. Breakfast at Baldwin will be served beginning at 8:05 am and ending at 8:30 am. Lunches will also be served at Baldwin from 11:40 am to 12:05 pm.  A cold breakfast will be served at Quincy Junior High School at 100 S. 14th Street from June 1st - June 30th, Monday Through Friday. Breakfast at QJHS will be served… Thursday, June 18, 2015. Berrian School, Washington School, Baldwin School, and Quincy Junior High School.

Crazy Little Thing Called Love

Love is in the air at this story time. Join us as the programmers read stories all about the people we love. Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Each story time incorporates thematic books, crafts, music and more during 45 minute sessions. Story times designed for children 3 and up are held every Thursday and Saturday in the summer, but all are welcome to attend. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and caregivers. For parties of 10 or more, please call 223-1309 ext. 224 to register. Thursday, June 18, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Elizabeth Newcomb-Stillwell's Classes for Young Ladies: Grace

Come join the 2015 Girl of the Year, Grace, who has big ideas and loves to bake. Young ladies attending this class will make luggage for their dolls and bake pastries. This class is so popular that we are offering it for a second week. Open to young ladies aged 8 and above. There is a fee for these classes, please call the museum at 217-224-7669 for more information or to register. Thursday, June 18, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Tours of Historic Newcomb-Stillwelll House

Come join us as we celebrate our 50th year serving the people of Quincy, Adams County and the entire tri-state area. Come in and tour the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion. Second floor exhibits include a celebration of our 50th anniversary, and a World War II exhibit. Don't miss our child friendly exhibits on the third floor where kids of all ages can explore our Dinotopia and Mississippi Wildlife Exhibits and where they can enjoy our fully interactive Native American room with Native American games, costumes a play table and a life sized wickiup! Thursday, June 18, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The Quincy Museum 1601 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Wooden Harmonica

While the resulting sound isn't exactly Mozart this fun to make harmonica is definitely one crazy cool noisemaker. Location: Puppet Room Other Information: This program is free and open to the public. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and caregivers. For parties of 10 or more, please call 223-1309 ext. 224 to register. Thursday, June 18, 2015, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Wooden Harmonica

While the resulting sound isn't exactly Mozart this fun to make harmonica is definitely one crazy cool noisemaker. Location: Puppet Room Other Information: This program is free and open to the public. As space is limited, please register the total amount of people in your party, including parents and caregivers. For parties of 10 or more, please call 223-1309 ext. 224 to register. Thursday, June 18, 2015, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Cooks Night Off

Come enjoy Fried Chicken or Roast Beef and two sides plus dessert all for only $7.00. Dine in or try the fastest drive thru in town. Thursday, June 18, 2015, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Quincy Senior and Family Resource Center 639 York Quincy, IL.