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Warsaw Community Unit District #316 Preschool Screening

The Warsaw Community Unit Dist. #316 Preschool Screening is being held at The Trinity UMC in Warsaw, IL on Thursday, March 5th from 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. and on Friday, March 6th from 8:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. Appointments are necessary and may be made by calling Warsaw Elementary at 217-256-4614. The screening is conducted for all children 3-5 years old who reside in the Warsaw school district, unless they are already enrolled in the Pre-K program. The Early Beginnings Program will be conducting developmental screenings for children 0 to 3 years old this year on Friday, March 6th. Please call to set up an appointment. Friday, March 6, 2015, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Trinity United Methodist Church 5th & Crawford St. Warsaw, IL.

Unity Lodge #16 Fish & Chicken Wing Dinners

Fish & Chicken Wing Dinners w/ 2 Sides. Friday, March 6, 2015, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. 10th & Cedar Street Quincy, IL.

World Day of Prayer 2015

Church Women United will observe a day of prayer, using an order of service written by Christian women from the Bahamas. The theme of the service is taken from St. John 13:1-17. "Jesus said to them: "Do you understand what I have done for you?". Everyone is welcome to attend. Friday, March 6, 2015, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. Good Samaritan Home 2130 Harrison 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, March 6, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. VFW Post 11041 316 South Main Palmyra, MO.

La Grange Lions Fish Fry

All you can eat Walleye, Potato Salad, Lettuce Salad, Applesauce, Bread & Butter and Drink. Adults $9.00, Children $4.00. Friday, March 6, 2015, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM. La Grange Lions Club 216 S. Main St. LaGrange, MO 63448.

St. Dominic School Fish Fry

Menu: Whole & Fillet Catfish plate $9.00 (3-Side dishes, dessert, drink included) Walleye plate $8.00 (3-Side dishes, dessert, drink included) Fish Sandwich & Fries $4.00 Child’s Plate $4.00 Carry outs available. Friday, March 6, 2015, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM. 4100 Columbus Rd Quincy, IL.

Carthage Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting

The Carthage Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting will be held on Friday, March 6, 2015 at Lake Hill Winery in Carthage. The evening will begin with a social hour at 5:00 p.m. followed by dinner and the annual meeting. A portion of the evening’s program will be devoted to the recognition of several individuals who have demonstrated outstanding leadership and community service in 2014. Those awards are Kiwanian of the Year, Lions Club Member of the Year, Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Volunteer of the Year, Illini West High School Educator of the Year, and the Donald T. Forsythe Citizen of the Year. Nominations for the Citizen of the Year can be submitted to Susan Starr at Marine Bank, J.R. Parn at Country Financial or Dr. Rebecca Eagan at Eagan Family Chiropractic. Nominations are due by Friday, February 13, 2015. The guest speaker for the event will be Karen McNenny, founder of Made you Think consulting, who works throughout the country as a professional speaker, group facilitator and personal coach. H… Friday, March 6, 2015, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Lake Hill Winery 1822 E. County Rd. 1540 Carthage, IL.

Knights of Columbus Fish Fry

Dinners may eat in or carry out for a free-will donation. Friday, March 6, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Immaculate Conception Church 125 N Fayette St Carthage, IL.

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

Jacob Gerding has an amazing opportunity - to take a missions trip to Thailand this summer for two months. This dinner fundraiser will help him raise more funds needed to make this trip possible. The meal will be a donation as payment and will include spaghetti, salad, rolls and desserts. There will be other desserts (pies, cakes, etc.) for sale where the proceeds will go towardsh his trip as well. Friday, March 6, 2015, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Maranatha Christian Center 210 S Main Street New Canton, Illinois 62356 (Right along the highway, next to the firestation). For more info visit www.gofundme.com.

Great River Ski Club Annual Fish Fry

Menu includes Catfish or Walleye, Baked Beans, Potato Salad, Bread and Dessert. Raffle Tickets are available at Wellman Florist, 11th & Broadway or Wellman Florist and Greenhouse, 1624 Highland, Quincy, Illinois. Friday, March 6, 2015, 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Quincy Boat Club 501 Bonansinga Drive Quincy,Illinois.

63rd Annual Pancake & Sausage Day

The Plainville Lions Club is sponsoring their 63rd Annual Pancake & Sausage Day on Saturday, March 7th in the Payson Grade School Multi-Purpose room from 6:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Ticket prices:  Adults $7.00 at the door, $6.50 if bought ahead, Children (ages 6-12 yrs)  $3.00, Children (ages 1-5 yrs) FREE, Family Pass $20.00.   For tickets or sausage, contact any Lion Club member. Sausage for sale: 2 pounds for $7.00. Call Dale Mixer at 656-3450 or Richard Howell at 242-4319. Proceeds will go to community projects and visually & hearing impaired projects. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 6:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Payson Grade School Multi-Purpose Room 404 W State St Payson, IL.

Pancake Breakfast

The Colchester Lion's Club will be hosting a Pancake Breakfast at 207 S. Fulton St. in Colchester from 7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in conjunction with the 18th Annual Maple Syrup Festival at Argyle Lake State Park from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 7:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Colchester Lions Club 207 S. Fulton St. Colchester, IL.

St Francis Garage Sale

The St Francis 8th Grade class will be having a Garage Sale to help raise money for the class trip. The sale will be Saturday 03/07 at St Francis School. Time is 7 am to 11 am. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 7:00 AM – 12:00 PM. St Francis School 1720 College Ave. Quincy, IL.

20th Annual Gardener's Palette

University of Illinois Extension Unit 14, Adams County Master Gardeners, and John Wood Community College is pleased to once again offer the popular Gardener’s Palette on March 7, 2015 from 9 am – 4 pm with registration check-in beginning at 8:30. Join us for our 20th Annual Gardener’s Palette at John Wood Community College - Quincy, IL 62305. Start the day off with fun and entertainment with Robin Walker, Adams County Master Gardener, with her session Gardening from the Heart, who will be sure to provide you smiles and laughs to start the day. Afterwards, select from a variety of breakout sessions that are sure to get you excited for the upcoming gardening season! Breakout Sessions Include: • Monsters of the Midwest – Invasive Plants • Butterfly Gardening with Children • So You Want To Build A Rock Garden? • Composting • Garden Photography • Smart Lawn Care • Weed Wisdoms • Busting Garden Myths • Landscaping for Birds • Tips of the Trade – Houseplant Care • Exploring Culinary Herbs News th… Saturday, March 7, 2015, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. John Wood Community College 1301 South 48th Street Quincy, IL 62305. For more info visit web.extension.illinois.edu.

6th Annual Show-Me Shelby County Business Expo

The Show-Me Shelby County Business Expo is a showcase of businesses and organizations across Shelby County and surrounding area. More than 40 vendors are expected, displaying their products and services. Free admission, door prizes and concessions. For information, call Pat Greenwell at (573) 588-2040, or Troy Renner at (573) 822-9651. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Father Buhman Center, 103 S. 4th St. Shelbina, MO.

18th Annual Maple Syrup Festival

On Saturday, March 7th from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. the 18th annual Maple Syrup Festival will be held at Argyle Lake State Park.  Individuals attending the festival will experience the tapping of the maple trees, collection of the sap, boiling down of sap into syrup, and a taste of the finished product.  Tours to collect sap at the maple grove will depart regularly and several children’s activities will be ongoing throughout the day. This event is being sponsored through the cooperative efforts of the Friends of Argyle Lake State Park and park staff. The Colchester Lion’s Club will be hosting a pancake breakfast at 207 S. Fulton St. in Colchester from 7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in conjunction with this event.   Free refreshments will be provided by Macomb Morning Rotary and maple syrup and maple candy will be available for sale at the event.   For more information, please call the park visitor center at (309) 776-3422. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Argyle Lake State Park 640 Argyle Park Rd Colchester, IL.

Annual Maple Syrup Festival

Beat that cabin fever and enjoy a family fun day at Argyle Lake State Park in Colchester IL. Please join us once again for our annual Maple Syrup Festival. Learn all about the process of making maple syrup. Experience everything from a hay rack ride to the maple grove, tapping of a tree, collecting sap and then returning to the sugar shack to see how it is cooked down into syrup. This is an incredible day for any age. It begins at 10 AM and ends at 3 PM. Other activities include Story telling around a camp fire, crafts and games. The event is FREE to everyone and free refreshments are available thanks to the Macomb Rotary. Argyle Lake State Park is located 6 miles west of Macomb & 2 miles north of Colchester, off Highway 136. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Argyle Lake State Park in Colchester IL.

Luck of the Irish Marionette Puppet Show

Will Seamus be able to catch a leprechaun who will grant him a wish? Find out at this puppet show! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Puppet shows are designed for children of all ages. Contact: Natascha Will Contact Number: 223-1309 ext. 224. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

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, March 7, 2015, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Girl Scout Troop 5199

Come get your favorite Girl Scout Cookies!! Saturday, March 7, 2015, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Quincy Mall 33rd & Broadway Quincy, IL 62301.

Cale Hartrick Benefit

Cale is a sophomore at Illini West High School battling a rare stomach cancer. Doors open at 4:00 pm Meal 5:00-8:00 pm Live auction, silent auction, raffles and entertainment. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 4:00 PM – Sunday, March 8, 2015, 12:00 AM. Sullivan Auctioneers 1066 E US Hwy 136 Hamilton, IL 62341.

Embury Soup Supper

Menu: Oyster, Ham 'n Bean, Black Bean, Vegetable Beef, and Cheesy Potato Soups; Maidrite, Hot Chicken, Pulled Pork and Hot Dog Sandwiches; Variety of desserts. Bake Sale! Saturday, March 7, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Embury United Methodist Church 2543 150th Avenue Donnellson, IA 52625.

Soup Supper & Bake Sale

Wayland United Methodist Church is hosting a Soup Supper & Bake Sale on Saturday, March 7th from 4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. The menu includes Chili, Vegetable Beef, Cheesy Potato, and Bean Soups, Maidrites, Hawaiian Ham Sandwiches, Veggies, Relishes, and Homemade Pie. Come and enjoy the food and fellowship!! Saturday, March 7, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Wayland United Methodist Church 105 Hagerman St Wayland, MO.

Spaghetti Supper & Salad Bar

Paloma United Methodist Church is sponsoring a Spaghetti Supper & Salad Bar on Saturday, March 7th from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Free Will Offering. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Paloma Community Building Paloma, IL.

Wine, Cheese & Chocolate South Lee County Relay For Life Kick-Off

Saturday, March 7, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Keokuk Labor Temple 301 Blondeau Keokuk, Iowa.

New Salem Fire Protection District Chili Supper

Serving all you can eat chili and/ or hotdog, plus a dessert & drink. Cost $7.00 per person (children 6 & under are free). Saturday, March 7, 2015, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Adair Fire Station Adair, IL.

Blow Cancer Away

The 5th Annual Blow Cancer Away Fundraiser will be held in Paris Missouri at the High School Gym. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Dinner at 6:00 p.m. Live Auction, Silent Auction, Raffles. EVERY PENNY goes to Monroe County Cancer Patients. Please come join the Monroe County Cancer Supporters for this great cause. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Paris Missouri High School Gym 25686 Bus. Highway 24 Paris, MO.

Soup Supper & Silent Auction

The West Point Fire Department is sponsoring a Soup Supper and Silent Auction on Saturday, March 7th at the Sullivan & Son Auction & Event Center from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Free will offering. 50/50 Drawing. The menu includes Chili, Chicken Noodle, Vegetable and Oyster Soups, Maid Rites, Hot Dogs, Desserts, and Tea, Lemonade & Coffee. Proceeds will be used to purchase fire equipment and supplies. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Sullivan & Son Auction & Event Center Hwy 336 at the Denver corner.

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, March 7, 2015, 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM. Pike County Senior Center 220 W. Adams Street Pittsfield, IL.

Crossroad Country Opry

The Loraine Lions Club proudly sponsors the Crossroad Country Opry on the first Saturday of the month from September 2014 thru May 2015 at Unity High School in Mendon. Show time is 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $7.50 in advance, $8.00 at the door. For more information, call Lion Johnny Anderson at 217-242-0972. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 7:00 PM. Unity High School 453 W Collins St Mendon, IL.

Island Getaway Symphony Chorus Concert

A fun, tropical-themed concert featuring the symphony chorus, steel drum artist Candice Hill, and local trio Avenue Beat on ukulele. Adults, $18; seniors, $15. Children free. Students, faculty and staff from JWCC, QU, Truman, WIU and Culver-Stockton are also admitted free with a current school I.D. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 7:30 PM. Salem Church 9th & State Streets Quincy, IL.

Doctors, Nurses & Staff Appreciation Week - Free Tax Service

To honor the often unsung heroes, Liberty Tax Service is offering free tax preparation for all doctors, nurses, medical technicians and other healthcare professionals who are first-time customers during the week of March 8th. The company will offer this service at their participating offices in Quincy, Macomb, Pittsfield, IL and Hannibal, MO. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact your local Liberty Tax office. In Quincy, at 36th & Broadway (217-224-2300) or 14th & Broadway (217-224-4880). In Hannibal, next to County Market (573-221-2000). In Pittsfield, across from Hardee's (217-285-2010). In Macomb, across from 101 Corvette (309-833-3330). Sunday, March 8, 2015 – Saturday, March 14, 2015. Liberty Tax at 36th & Broadway or 14th and Broadway in Quincy. Steamboat Bend Shopping Center in Hannibal, MO. In Macomb, IL across from 101 Corvette. Or in Pittsfield across from Hardees.

40th Annual Altar Society Smorgasbord

Menu includes: Turkey, Ham, Potatoes, Vegetables, Salads & Desserts. Cost: $8 Adults; $5 Children 6-12; Free for Children 5 & under Everyone Welcome!! Sunday, March 8, 2015, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. St. Joseph Church, Msgr. Farischon Hall 400 S Lane St Palmyra, MO.

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. Sunday, March 8, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Mid-American 8-Man Semi-Professional Football League Game; Hannibal Falcons vs Peoria County Hawks

Sunday, March 8, 2015, 1:00 PM. Porter Stadium 4500 McMasters Ave Hannibal, MO.

Matt Roberts Blues Band

Sunday, March 8, 2015, 6:30 PM – 10:30 PM. The Club 1023 N. 10th Quincy, IL.

Indie Film: Winter's Bone (2010)

An unflinching Ozark Mountain girl hacks through dangerous social terrain as she hunts down her drug-dealing father while trying to keep her family intact. 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, March 9, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:15 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Taking Applications for Dress-an-Angel Program

The Quincy Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary is sponsoring its 51st annual Dress-an-Angel clothing project on March 28th, 2015. This year, as in the past 50, the women will provide a new Easter outfit and Bible for over 300 children in the Quincy area. Those wishing to apply for assistance from the program may turn in an application between February 23rd and March 12th, Monday through Thursday from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at The Salvation Army Family Service Center at 501 Broadway in Quincy. For more information about this program, please contact The Salvation Army Family Services office at 217.222.208. Monday, March 9, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. The Salvation Army Family Service Center 501 Broadway Quincy, IL.

Taking Applications for Dress-An-Angel Program

The Quincy Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary is sponsoring its 51st annual Dress-an-Angel clothing project on March 28th, 2015. This year, as in the past 50, the women will provide a new Easter outfit and Bible for over 300 children in the Quincy area. Those wishing to apply for assistance from the program may turn in an application between February 23rd and March 12th, Monday through Thursday from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at The Salvation Army Family Service Center at 501 Broadway in Quincy. For more information about this program, please contact The Salvation Army Family Services office at 217.222.2087. Monday, March 9, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. The Salvation Army Family Service Center 501 Broadway Quincy, IL.

Dot Foods Hiring Event

Dot Foods is currently looking to hire drivers and order selectors for our Mt. Sterling warehouse. Come learn about the opportunities we have available! Monday, March 9, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. John Wood Community College Paul Heath Community Education and Fine Arts Center 48th & Harrison Quincy, IL.

Rocky Point Club Monday Cookout

Brats, Cheeseburgers and fries $3.00, Tenderloins and fries $4.00. Monday, March 9, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. 3603 Bonansinga Dr. Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Indie Film: Winter's Bone (2010)

An unflinching Ozark Mountain girl hacks through dangerous social terrain as she hunts down her drug-dealing father while trying to keep her family intact. 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, March 9, 2015, 5:30 PM – 7:45 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Quincy Writers' Guild Meeting

The Quincy Writers' Guild meetings are open to everyone interested in writing. We're writing better together right here in Quincy. Meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of the month through May 2015. Monday, March 9, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Quincy Public Library Meeting Room across from checkout desk. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Very Ready Readers

Join us at this story time that is geared for children birth-24 months as we explore the 7 easy ways to help your child grow! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Reservations are requested and may be made by calling 217-223-1309 or online at quincylibrary.org. Although Very Ready Readers story times are designed for children birth-24 months, all are welcome to attend. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

First Steps Story Time and Craft

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: Reservations are requested and may be made by calling 217-223-1309 or online at quincylibrary.org. Although First Steps story times are designed for toddlers, all are welcome to attend. Tuesday, March 10, 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 -- "When the Emperor was Divine"

Discussion of "When the Emperor was Divine" by Julie Otsuka. 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, March 10, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

USDA Home Resource Fair

USDA,Rural Development is hosting a Home Resource Fair. Presenters will be from Rural Development, Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago, McDonough County Health Department, LaMoine Valley Board of Realtors and Western Ilinois Regional Council. Attendees will learn about 100% financing,down payment assistance, repair and rehab. of existing homes, lead based paint and tips navigating today's real estate market. there is no charge to attend. Refreshments will be served. Call 217-224-9307 x 4 for more infomation. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM. Spoon River Cllege Outreach Center 2500 E. Jackson Street Macomb, IL. 61455.

Taking Applications for Dress-an-Angel Program

The Quincy Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary is sponsoring its 51st annual Dress-an-Angel clothing project on March 28th, 2015. This year, as in the past 50, the women will provide a new Easter outfit and Bible for over 300 children in the Quincy area. Those wishing to apply for assistance from the program may turn in an application between February 23rd and March 12th, Monday through Thursday from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at The Salvation Army Family Service Center at 501 Broadway in Quincy. For more information about this program, please contact The Salvation Army Family Services office at 217.222.208. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. The Salvation Army Family Service Center 501 Broadway Quincy, IL.

Taking Applications for Dress-An-Angel Program

The Quincy Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary is sponsoring its 51st annual Dress-an-Angel clothing project on March 28th, 2015. This year, as in the past 50, the women will provide a new Easter outfit and Bible for over 300 children in the Quincy area. Those wishing to apply for assistance from the program may turn in an application between February 23rd and March 12th, Monday through Thursday from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at The Salvation Army Family Service Center at 501 Broadway in Quincy. For more information about this program, please contact The Salvation Army Family Services office at 217.222.2087. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. The Salvation Army Family Service Center 501 Broadway Quincy, IL.

Downloading e-Books & Audiobooks

Learn how to download FREE Library e-Books and Audiobooks. Bring your device to follow along with the presentation. Librarian Bobbi Mock will be available before the workshop to answer questions you may have. Location: Large Meeting Room Contact: Bobbi Mock Contact Number: 223-1309 x502. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Free Intermediate Computer Classes

The John Wood Community College Mt. Sterling Education Center will offer free intermediate computer classes and an Introduction to iPad class in March.  All classes will be held at JWCC’s facility at 108 North Capitol in Mt. Sterling. Intermediate computer classes will meet from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on March 10, 11 and 12.  Students may attend one or more classes during which participants will learn to improve upon their basic computer skills.  On March 10, instruction will be focused on Microsoft Excel. Microsoft Word will be the topic of class on March 11.  The final day of class on March 12 will cover topics chosen by participants, which could range from creation of flyers in Microsoft Publisher to Internet research.  Introduction to iPad class will meet March 16 from 6p.m. to 8 p.m.  Participants should bring their own iPad to learn its basic functions and many possible applications. The free classes are limited in size. Early registration is encouraged and can be made by calling 217.773.2002. The… Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. JWCC Education Center 108 N. Capitol Mt. Sterling, IL.

All Over the Page book discussion -- "Still Life"

Discussion of "Still Life" by Louise Penny. Other Information: All Over the Page members meet on the second Tuesday of every month at 7:00 PM at local restaurants. 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, March 10, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Panera Bread 3720 Broadway Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Taking Applications for Dress-an-Angel Program

The Quincy Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary is sponsoring its 51st annual Dress-an-Angel clothing project on March 28th, 2015. This year, as in the past 50, the women will provide a new Easter outfit and Bible for over 300 children in the Quincy area. Those wishing to apply for assistance from the program may turn in an application between February 23rd and March 12th, Monday through Thursday from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at The Salvation Army Family Service Center at 501 Broadway in Quincy. For more information about this program, please contact The Salvation Army Family Services office at 217.222.208. Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. The Salvation Army Family Service Center 501 Broadway Quincy, IL.

Taking Applications for Dress-An-Angel Program

The Quincy Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary is sponsoring its 51st annual Dress-an-Angel clothing project on March 28th, 2015. This year, as in the past 50, the women will provide a new Easter outfit and Bible for over 300 children in the Quincy area. Those wishing to apply for assistance from the program may turn in an application between February 23rd and March 12th, Monday through Thursday from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at The Salvation Army Family Service Center at 501 Broadway in Quincy. For more information about this program, please contact The Salvation Army Family Services office at 217.222.2087. Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. The Salvation Army Family Service Center 501 Broadway Quincy, IL.

Unshelved book discussion -- "The Girls of Atomic City"

Discussion of "The Girls of Atomic City" by Denise Kiernan. 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, March 11, 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, March 11, 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, March 11, 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, March 11, 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, March 11, 2015, 5:00 PM – 5:30 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Free Intermediate Computer Classes

The John Wood Community College Mt. Sterling Education Center will offer free intermediate computer classes and an Introduction to iPad class in March.  All classes will be held at JWCC’s facility at 108 North Capitol in Mt. Sterling. Intermediate computer classes will meet from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on March 10, 11 and 12.  Students may attend one or more classes during which participants will learn to improve upon their basic computer skills.  On March 10, instruction will be focused on Microsoft Excel. Microsoft Word will be the topic of class on March 11.  The final day of class on March 12 will cover topics chosen by participants, which could range from creation of flyers in Microsoft Publisher to Internet research.  Introduction to iPad class will meet March 16 from 6p.m. to 8 p.m.  Participants should bring their own iPad to learn its basic functions and many possible applications. The free classes are limited in size. Early registration is encouraged and can be made by calling 217.773.2002. The… Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. JWCC Education Center 108 N. Capitol Mt. Sterling, IL.

DivorceCare Seminars

DivorceCare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing divorce and separation, will be held on Wednesday evenings at First Christian Church, beginning January 7, 2015. The cost is $25 and scholarships are available. DivorceCare features nationally recognized experts on divorce and recovery topics. Seminar sessions include "Facing My Anger," "Facing My Loneliness," "New Relationships," "KidCare" and "Forgiveness." Meetings will be held in the library of First Christian Church in Keokuk from 6:15 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Child care is available. Rev. David Turner will lead the group. For more information, please call Rev. Turner at 319-524-5266. Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 6:15 PM – 8:00 PM. First Christian Church 3476 Main Street Keokuk, IA.

Card Class-Defensive Bidding

Class is limited. Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Women's City Club 1550 Maine St. Quincy, IL.

Crafty Kids Shaving Cream Shamrocks

This fun and messy project is sure to be a delight for all the lads and lasses who show up at the library tonight! Shaving cream, paint, paper and a little luck is all we need to make the magic happen! Location: Children's Department Contact: Natascha Will Contact Number: 223-1309 ext. 224. Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Puppy Dog Tales Story Time and Craft

This story time is going to the dogs! Join us as we read stories abut "man's best friend"! 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, March 12, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Taking Applications for Dress-an-Angel Program

The Quincy Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary is sponsoring its 51st annual Dress-an-Angel clothing project on March 28th, 2015. This year, as in the past 50, the women will provide a new Easter outfit and Bible for over 300 children in the Quincy area. Those wishing to apply for assistance from the program may turn in an application between February 23rd and March 12th, Monday through Thursday from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at The Salvation Army Family Service Center at 501 Broadway in Quincy. For more information about this program, please contact The Salvation Army Family Services office at 217.222.208. Thursday, March 12, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. The Salvation Army Family Service Center 501 Broadway Quincy, IL.

Taking Applications for Dress-An-Angel Program

The Quincy Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary is sponsoring its 51st annual Dress-an-Angel clothing project on March 28th, 2015. This year, as in the past 50, the women will provide a new Easter outfit and Bible for over 300 children in the Quincy area. Those wishing to apply for assistance from the program may turn in an application between February 23rd and March 12th, Monday through Thursday from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at The Salvation Army Family Service Center at 501 Broadway in Quincy. For more information about this program, please contact The Salvation Army Family Services office at 217.222.2087. Thursday, March 12, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. The Salvation Army Family Service Center 501 Broadway Quincy, IL.

Do Explore Science at Your Library

Join us every 2nd Thursday of the month, during our winter hours, for hands on science. 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, March 12, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Fish Fry

Thursday, March 12, 2015, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Pike County Senior Center 220 West Adams Pittsfield, IL.

"Kiss the Irish"

Irish meal begins at 5:30 p.m. (free will offering) Entertainment at approximately 6:30p.m. The Islanders are a talented Irish folk group who not only sing but are also gifted musicians and a young gifted troup of Irish dancers "Celtic Storm" will be entertaining us. We're going to have a great evening of celebrating the "Irish" and you'll have the "Luck of the Irish" if you make plans to join us. Thursday, March 12, 2015, 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Community of Christ Church 2470 Jackson Ave. (4 blocks west of 25th Main) Keokuk, IA.

Free Intermediate Computer Classes

The John Wood Community College Mt. Sterling Education Center will offer free intermediate computer classes and an Introduction to iPad class in March.  All classes will be held at JWCC’s facility at 108 North Capitol in Mt. Sterling. Intermediate computer classes will meet from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on March 10, 11 and 12.  Students may attend one or more classes during which participants will learn to improve upon their basic computer skills.  On March 10, instruction will be focused on Microsoft Excel. Microsoft Word will be the topic of class on March 11.  The final day of class on March 12 will cover topics chosen by participants, which could range from creation of flyers in Microsoft Publisher to Internet research.  Introduction to iPad class will meet March 16 from 6p.m. to 8 p.m.  Participants should bring their own iPad to learn its basic functions and many possible applications. The free classes are limited in size. Early registration is encouraged and can be made by calling 217.773.2002. The… Thursday, March 12, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. JWCC Education Center 108 N. Capitol Mt. Sterling, IL.

West Prairie FFA Alumni Scholarship Auction

Proceeds from the auction go for scholarships. Thursday, March 12, 2015, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Lowderman Auction Facility Hwy 136 West Macomb, IL 61455. For more info visit www.lowderman.com.

Lights Out Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Ever wonder what happens when the library lights go out? Your stuffed animals will find out! Join us for this special story time and craft with your stuffed animals, who you tuck in for the night so they can sleep over at the library. Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Join us on Saturday March 14th to pick up your stuffed animals, have a light breakfast snack and see what your animals were up to when the lights went out! Contact: Natascha Will Contact Number: 223-1309 ext. 224. Thursday, March 12, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Travels in China by Joe Newkirk

Thursday, March 12, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Great River Genealogical Society Meeting, Quincy Senior & Family Resource Center, 639 York St, Quincy IL.

Puppy Dog Tales Story Time and Craft

This story time is going to the dogs! Join us as we read stories abut "man's best friend"! 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, March 13, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Socrates Cafe

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, March 13, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Corn beef & Rib Dinner

Corn beef & Cabbage $8.00 Ribs & Sauerkraut $10.00 Children to 12 years $5.00 Dinner includes: Potatoes, carrots, cornbread, dessert and beverage. Friday, March 13, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. 905 Oak Street Quincy, IL 62301.

St. Patrick Dinner

The Susie Brewer Missionary Society is sponsoring a St. Patrick Dinner  on Friday, March 13th from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at Bethel AME Church. You have a choice of Spare Ribs & Sauerkraut for $10.00 or Corned Beef & Cabbage for $8.00. Children to 12 years old, $5.00.  Dinners include potatoes, carrots, cornbread, dessert and beverage. Carry-out or eat in. Phone orders accepted : 217-223-9719. Friday, March 13, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Bethel AME Church 905 Oak St. Quincy, IL.

Loraine Lions Fish Fry

The Loraine Lions is hosting a Fish Fry on Friday, March 13th from 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at the Loraine Firehouse. The menu includes Catfish & Buffalo, Potato Salad, Baked Beans, Bread & Butter, Tea, Coffee, & Water.  Free will offering. Call Lion Ken Gray at 217-242-4383 for home delivery in Loraine. Friday, March 13, 2015, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM. Loraine Firehouse Loraine, IL.

St. Anthony Church Fish Fry

Menu: Whole & Fillet Catfish plate $9.00 (3-Side dishes, dessert, drink included) Walleye plate $8.00 (3-Side dishes, dessert, drink included) Fish Sandwich & Fries $4.00 Child’s Plate $4.00 Carry outs available. Friday, March 13, 2015, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM. 2223 St. Anthony Rd Quincy, IL.

Rocky Point Club Friday Dinner

Buffalo, Catfish, Catfish Filet, Shrimp, 1/4 dk/wh chicken, tenderloin and 2 sides. $7.00. Friday, March 13, 2015, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 3603 Bonansinga Dr. Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Press Your Luck Trivia Night

Make Friday the 13th your lucky day by gathering a group of your smartest friends to compete for prizes and bragging rights. Teams of 5 can register for $50, nacho bar, silent auction and 50/50 drawing as well. Friday, March 13, 2015, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Durham Community Center Hywy 6 Durham Mo. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Press Your Luck Trivia Night

The Durham Community Center is hosting a Press Your Luck Trivia Night on Friday, March 13th! Doors open at 6:00 pm and trivia contest begins at 7:00 pm. There will be a silent auction, games, 50/50 drawings, door prizes, treats and a nacho bar throughout the night. Registration limited to the first 13 teams and forms are available at local post offices and businesses. To donate items or for more information, please call Rachel Rabe at (217) 617-3613. All proceeds directly benefit the Durham Community Center! Friday, March 13, 2015, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Durham Community Center Hwy 6 Durham. MO. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

John Yocum with Barrel House Chuck & The Blue Lights

Admission Fee: $10.00 Helping to support : The Blues in the Schools & other events. Sponsored By: Mid Mississippi Muddy Water Blues Society Hope to see you there! Friday, March 13, 2015, 8:00 PM – Saturday, March 14, 2015, 12:00 AM. The State Room 8th & State Streets Quincy, IL.

Early Response Training

Training to be part of a team that responds to natural disasters in our area. Coordinated by United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR). Fee of $40 includes training materials, background check, lunch, ERT t-shirt and UMCOR badge. For more information and to register online visit above web site or www.unionunitedmc.com.and click on disaster response link. Deadline to register is March 6. (We planned this event to coincide with severe weather awareness month). Saturday, March 14, 2015. Union United Methodist Church 1101 State St. QUuncy, IL. For more info visit www.igrc.org.

Historic Hannibal Chocolate Extravaganza

$20 for a Chocolate Passport, with vouchers for free gifts such as chocolate treats, wine tastings, soaps and more. The Passport also includes coupons for more than 20 area retailers such as deals on clothes, lodging, food, drink and more. There will also be activities happening downtown throughout the day, including free wine tastings, cheese tastings, chocolate fondue and more. Stay for dinner and experience the Second Saturday Art Walk, concerts and karaoke. Saturday, March 14, 2015. Historic Downtown Hannibal (22 Participating Businesses). For more info visit www.marktwainmuseum.org.

45th Annual Coatsburg Lions Club Whole Hog Day

The Coatsburg Lions Club is sponsoring their 45th Annual Whole Hog Day on Sauturday, March 14th at the Paloma Shelter House from 6:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The menu includes Pancakes, Whole Hog Sausage, Biscuits & Gravy, Scrambled Eggs, Coffee & Milk. Meat will be for sale in the East Kitchen. Adults: $7.50 Advance, $8.00 at Door Children (6-12) $4.00, Under 6 Free All proceeds will go to Lions activities and community improvement. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 6:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Paloma Shelter House Paloma, IL.

Pancakes & Whole-Hog Sausage Breakfast

Durahm Methodist Church is sponsoring a Pancakes & Whole-Hog Sausage Breakfast on Saturday, March 14th from 6:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Free will donation. Carry-outs available. Meat available for purchase. Call 573 -478-3143. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 6:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Durham Methodist Church 28958 Abell St Durham, MO.

Showcase of Excellence

The 23rd Annual Showcase of Excellence will be held on Sat March 14th from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. at QHS. Jazz Bands and Show Choirs from Illinois, Missouri and Iowa will perform and compete in the day long festival sponsored the Quincy Public Schools, WGEM and The Friends of the Performing Arts. Tickets are available at the door or at the QHS Music Department. Admission for the day long festival is $10 for adults & $8 for students K-12. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 8:00 AM – 11:00 PM. Quincy Senior High School 3322 Maine Quincy, IL.

Lights On Breakfast at the Library

The lights are on at the library, time to pick up your animals, see what they were up to when the light went out, and enjoy a light breakfast snack. Location: Puppet Room Contact: Natascha Will Contact Number: 223-1309 ext. 224. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Canton Alumni FFA Consignment Auction

Annual FFA Consignment Alumni Auction to benefit Canton FFA scholarships and trips. More information can be found at SullivanAuctioneers.com. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Caldwell Building Highway 16 Canton, MO.

Cartoon Drawing

Saturday, March 14, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. The Salvation Army Kroc Center 405 Vermont Quincy IL 62301.

Central Adams Sportsmens Association Consignment Auction

Trucks, cars, tractors, ATV's, lawn mowers as well as household items and more will be auctioned off. Proceeds go towards scholarships for Central High School students. Now accepting consignment items. All listings must be received by February 19, 2015, to be included in sale advertising.For more information, contact John Heinecke at 217-440-6920 or Jay Ihnen at 217-696-2736. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Downtown Golden, Illinois.

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, March 14, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Quincy Art Center Studio 1515 Jersey St. Quincy IL, 62301. For more info visit www.quincyartcenter.org.

Princess Class

Ages 5-10. Wear your favorite Princess outfit and have fun making a craft and playing a game. Each child will have a chocolate glass slipper to take home! Saturday, March 14, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. The Salvation Army Kroc Center 405 Vermont Quincy IL 62301.

Puppy Dog Tales Story Time and Craft

This story time is going to the dogs! Join us as we read stories abut "man's best friend"! 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, March 14, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

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, March 14, 2015, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Quincy's 66th Annual St. Patrick's Day Dinner

Continuing in the St. Boniface tradition, Blessed Sacrament Parish will host Quincy's 66th annual St. Patrick's Day Dinner on Saturday, March 14th from 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. at the KC Fr. McGivney Hall.  Adults: $10.00, Children 6-12 yrs: $5.00. Under 6 Free. Carry-out line available on March 14th only. Carry-outs may be ordered by calling 217-228-9360 from 11 am - 7 pm. Don't miss entering the Leprechaun Lottery! Saturday, March 14, 2015, 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM. KC Fr. McGivney Hall 700 S. 36th St. Quincy, IL.

Western High School After Prom Fundraiser Washer Tournament/Bingo

Contact John Schwanke at 217-242-5254. Tournament starts at 1:00 PM. Prizes for 1st & 2nd Place. Bingo starts at 6:00 PM. Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Chips, Drink & Dessert will be available for purchase. Proceeds benefit Western High School After Prom. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 12:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Hull Community Center Hull, IL.

Local Author Book Signing

Local Author Bonnie Rice will be signing copies of "Love has Its Ups and Downs"; A chronicle of a spouse and family of a person with Bipolar disorder. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Quincy Books in the Quincy Mall.

Teen Blarney Blast @ the Library

Erin go Bragh! On March 17th everyone is Irish. Teens! Join us as we celebrate and preserve our Irish culture at the Quincy Public Library on Saturday, March 14th, with a Gaelic Festival featuring dance, Irish music, crafts, food and more just for teens. Patrons will have an opportunity to explore the rich cultural heritage of the Emerald Isle through dance and music in a traditional Irish jig and set dance demonstration. Teens are also welcome to create a Celtic bracelet and get a temporary Gaelic tatoo. And a demonstration and sampling of Irish fare will also be provided. This event is sure to appeal to all those who aspire to be Irish. Put on your green, watch the St. Patrick’s Day parade then come to the library for an afternoon of cultural fun! Location: Large Meeting Room Contact: Deborah Riddell Contact Number: 223-1309. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Rocky Point Club Reubens

Reubens, Pickle and Chips 4pm to 8pm or until gone. $5.00. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 3603 Bonansinga Dr. Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Spring Hard Times Supper

The United Methodist Church of Loraine invites you to attend the Spring Hard Times Supper on Saturday, March 14th at 4:00 p.m. Free will offering.  Menu: Beans with Pork, Mashed Potatoes, Sauerkraut, Cornbread, Applesauce, and your choice of desserts including sugar-free. Directions: Take I-72 to Loraine, turn at the 2nd Exit. UMCL is just up the hill of the left. A Country Store will offer a variety of baked goods and non-food items for unbeatable prices. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 4:00 PM. United Methodist Church of Loraine 610 E. Center St Loraine, IL.

Chicken and Noodle Dinner

A Chicken and Noodle Dinner will be held on Saturday, March 14th from 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at the Plymouth Circle Community Center (former Methodist Church). Donation $5. Chicken and Noodles also available by the quart. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM. Plymouth Circle Community Center 100 South Lexington Plymouth, IL.

Pancake Supper

Donnellson Fire Department will be hosting a Pancake Supper on Saturday, March 14th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Fire Station. This is a fundraiser for new equipment. Free will donation. All are welcome! Saturday, March 14, 2015, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Donnellson Fire Station 616 N Main Street Donnellson, IA.

WOW Park Soup Supper and Auction

Please join us on Saturday March 14, 2015 at the Hancock County Extension Center from 5 - 8 pm for a W.O.W Park Fundraiser. The evening will consist of a free will donation soup dinner and auction. The live auction will begin at 6:00 pm. Music will be provided by Fountain of Youth Band from 5:00-6:00 pm. Auction items have been donated by numerous local businesses as well as tickets to places in Chicago and St. Louis. All funds raised will go towards our goal of rebuilding the park in Carthage that is over 20 years old. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Hancock County University of Illinois Extension Center 550 N Madison Carthage IL 62321. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Junior Achievement Trivia Night

Join us for the Junior Achievement Trivia Night! March 14, 2015 Doors open at 6pm, event begins at 7pm! $100 per team! Maximum of 8 people per team! Outside food and beverages are welcome! Cash prizes for the top 3 teams! Silent Auction! 50/50 raffle! With emcee Meteorologist Brian Inman of WGEM! For more information or to register your team contact Denise Drebes at ddrebes@jastl.org or 573-769-0161! Proceeds from the event will benefit Junior Achievement in Northeast Missouri and West-Central Illinois! Saturday, March 14, 2015, 6:00 PM. Quincy University Main Dining Room 1810 Lind St. Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.juniorachievement.org.

Windmill Follies (Odd Couple - Female Version)

March 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, 2015.  Doors open 5:30 p.m. Dinner served at 6:30 p.m. play begins at 7 p.m. Reservations required. Call 217-696-2467. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 6:30 PM. Golden Windmill Hall 902 Prairie Mills Rd Golden, Illinois.

Art Gallery Opening- C-SC Senior Art Show

Senior art majors at Culver-Stockton participate in an art show displaying as part of their senior capstone projects. The Senior Art Show opens March 14 with an artist reception and runs through March 31. The Mabee Gallery at Culver-Stockton College has free admission and is open from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday and by appointment. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 7:00 PM. Mabee Art Gallery, Herrick Foundation Center, Culver-Stockton College, Canton, Mo.

CJHS PTO 27th Annual Lip Sync Contest

Saturday, March 14, 2015, 7:00 PM. CHS Auditorium 2110 Hwy 94 N Camp Point, IL.

Culver-Stockton College Senior Art Exhibition

A variety of art media will be on display in the Mabee Art Gallery at Culver-Stockton College. These works have been created by six senior students/ The work will include graphic design and fine arts. The opening is March 14th from 7 to 9 pm. The artists will be discussing their work beginning at 7:30pm. This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Culver-Stockton College - Mabee Art Gallery One College Hill Canton, MO.

St. Mary School Trivia Night and Shamrock Dinner

Saturday, March 14, 2015, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. St. Mary School 408 W. Washington Mount Sterling, IL 62353.

Texas Hold'em (Now - Nonsmoking)

Satellite games start at 5 PM. Rebuys & Add-Ons available: 70% Payback to top 10 places. Places paid increase with over 80 players. Main game starts about 7 pm. Proceeds to benefit K of C activities. $25 donation to play. No coolers. Beverages and concessions available. Must be 18/over to play. For more info contact Scott Williams 573 406 3151 or Parker Kendrick 573 248 4495. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 7:00 PM – Sunday, March 15, 2015, 1:00 AM. Knights of Columbus Parish Hall, Monroe City, Mo, 424 South Locust -- turn into Holy Rosary Catholic Church entrance.

OneHorse Town Opry Country Music Show

Featuring: Special Guest: Carolyn Vincent as well as Chuck Hayes: Lead Guitar and vocals Billy Hayes: Drums and vocals Shelby Westhoff: Rhythm guitar and lead vocals Steve Burgener: Bass Guitar and lead vocals Jimmy Moncrief: Steel guitar, fiddle, and vocals Special Treat: Uncle Bill Hayes Comedian So, bring the ENTIRE family to enjoy good ole' country music provided by OneHorse Town. SEE YA THERE! Saturday, March 14, 2015, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Knox Co. Community Center 207 N 4th St Edina, MO.

Annual St. Patrick's Day Festival

All events of the day will be at the Shrine of St. Patrick EXCEPT for the postmark and postal mailing, available at the St. Patrick Post Office. Taped Irish Music will be played through the day. Schedule of Events: 9:00am        Coffee & Donuts 9-9:45am     Registration for 10 a.m. Leprechaun 5K Race 9-2:15pm     Silent Auction Bids; Grab Bags; Souvenirs; Religious                                    Goods; Daughters of Isabella Quilt Chances 10:45am      Awards for 5K Race Announced    11-2:30pm  Roast Beef Dinner                       $10 Adults; $5 Ages 6-12 yrs 12-2:30pm  Tours of Church and Museum 2:15pm        Silent Auction Winners Announced 3:00pm        Celebration of Catholic Mass St. Patrick, MO is a small village located in the southeast part of Jackson Township in Clark County, Missouri. Sunday, March 15, 2015, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Shrine of St. Patrick St. Patrick, MO. For more info visit www.saintpatrickshrine.com.

Kelly's St. Patrick's Day Fun Run/Walk

Come join the fun! Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Race starts at 9:15 a.m. The course begins at Kelly's Tavern at 2902 Broadway, proceeds down 30th to Maine and finishes at 4561 Maine St. Awards will be given by age divisions.  Proceeds will benefit the YWCA of Quincy. For more information & registration forms go to www.ymcaquincy.org. Sunday, March 15, 2015, 9:15 AM. Begin's @Kelly's Tavern 2902 Broadway Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.ymcaquincy.org.

Chili & Vegetable Soup Lunch

The Frankford Volunteer Rural Fire Department has rescheduled our Chili & Vegetable Soup Lunch to now be held on March 15, 2015 at the Frankford Christian Chruch basement. We wil also be serving hotdogs & homemade desserts along with tea & coffee. A good will offering will be accepted to help offset expenses. Sunday, March 15, 2015, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM. Frankford Christian Church Basement 111 S. Main Cross St. Frankford, MO.

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. Sunday, March 15, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

The Matt Roberts Blues Band

Sunday, March 15, 2015, 6:30 PM – 10:30 PM. The Club 1023 N 10th Quincy, IL.

Blockbuster: Gravity (2013)

A medical engineer and an astronaut work together to survive after a catastrophe destroys their shuttle and leaves them adrift in orbit. 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, March 16, 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, March 16, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. 3603 Bonansinga Dr. Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Blockbuster: Gravity (2013)

A medical engineer and an astronaut work together to survive after a catastrophe destroys their shuttle and leaves them adrift in orbit. 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, March 16, 2015, 5:30 PM – 7:45 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Flora, Fauna & Ecology of MO Prairies

Bruce Schuette, VP MO Prairie Foundation - Refreshments following the presentation. Monday, March 16, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. City Hall 200 W. Washington St. La Grange, MO.

Free Introduction to iPad Class

The John Wood Community College Mt. Sterling Education Center will offer Introduction to iPad class in March.  The class will be held at JWCC’s facility at 108 North Capitol in Mt. Sterling on March 16 from 6p.m. to 8 p.m.  Participants should bring their own iPad to learn its basic functions and many possible applications. The free class is limited in size. Early registration is encouraged and can be made by calling 217.773.2002. The class has been made possible by a grant from Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White through the “Eliminate the Digital Divide Program Grant” funded by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity. Monday, March 16, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. JWCC Education Center 108 N. Capitol Mt. Sterling, IL.

Very Ready Readers

Join us at this story time that is geared for children birth-24 months as we explore the 7 easy ways to help your child grow! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Reservations are requested and may be made by calling 217-223-1309 or online at quincylibrary.org. Although Very Ready Readers story times are designed for children birth-24 months, all are welcome to attend. Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

First Steps Story Time and Craft

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: Reservations are requested and may be made by calling 217-223-1309 or online at quincylibrary.org. Although First Steps story times are designed for toddlers, all are welcome to attend. Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

St. Patrick's Day Dinner

Dinner includes: The Butcher Block's Homemade Corned Beef & cabbage OR German sausage & sauerkraut, mashed potatoes, dessert, tea or coffee. Hot dogs available. Live Entertainment. Carry-outs available (217-222-2511). Handicapped Accessible. COST: Adults $9.75, Children 12 & under $5.00. (REDUCED PRICE 2-4 PM Adults $8.75. Time 11:00 am to 7 pm. Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. St. Rose Parish Hall 715 Chestnut Quincy, IL.

Red Cross Blood Drive

Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 12:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Pleasant Hill Lions Building Fairgrounds Road Pleasant Hill, IL.

Literary Angles Book Discussion -- "Clara & Mr. Tiffany"

Discussion of "Clara & Mr. Tiffany" by Susan Vreeland. 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, March 17, 2015, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Life With Spice - Surviving Breast Cancer

The Women’s Ministries of The Salvation Army will offer a “Life with Spice: Surviving Breast Cancer” group once a month at the Kroc Center as a celebration of life after breast cancer. The group will meet on the third Tuesday of every month beginning Tuesday, March 18, at 6:30pm in Bluffs Room A of the Kroc Center located at 405 Vermont Street in Quincy. Anyone who has ever been affected by breast cancer is encouraged to attend. The group is completely free for the entire public. Celebrate surviving breast cancer in a fun, relaxing setting, and form new friendships with others that share the same experiences. Free refreshments including coffee, tea, water and cookies. -Evening of music and songs -Trainers explaining some easy simple ways to stay fit and toned -Stylist teaching us how to feel good about our shelves -Instructors show us Yoga and or Pilates moves -A sample of Self-Defense moves -Evening of sharing experiences Parties interested in attending may contact Victoria Huntley for more… Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. The Kroc Center Room: Bluffs A 405 Vermont St. Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.krocquincy.org.

CANCELED - Luck of the Irish Marionette Puppet Show

Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Free ACT Prep Course

The John Wood Community College Mt. Sterling Education Center will offer a free ACT preparatory course on Wednesday, March 18 from 2:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.  The date was chosen to correspond with early dismissal at Brown County High School.  The class will be held at JWCC’s facility at 108 North Capitol in Mt. Sterling. Students preparing to take the ACT test for college entrance are encouraged to attend, especially juniors in high school. Registration is encouraged and can be made by calling 217.773.2002.  The class is made possible by a grant from Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White through the “Eliminate the Digital Divide Program Grant” funded by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity. Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 2:15 PM – 4:15 PM. JWCC Mt. Sterling Education Cetner 108 North Capitol Mt. Sterling, 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, March 18, 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, March 18, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

DivorceCare Seminars

DivorceCare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing divorce and separation, will be held on Wednesday evenings at First Christian Church, beginning January 7, 2015. The cost is $25 and scholarships are available. DivorceCare features nationally recognized experts on divorce and recovery topics. Seminar sessions include "Facing My Anger," "Facing My Loneliness," "New Relationships," "KidCare" and "Forgiveness." Meetings will be held in the library of First Christian Church in Keokuk from 6:15 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Child care is available. Rev. David Turner will lead the group. For more information, please call Rev. Turner at 319-524-5266. Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 6:15 PM – 8:00 PM. First Christian Church 3476 Main Street Keokuk, IA.

Sleepy Time Story Time: Oldies but Goodies!

Just like a great song a great story is hard to forget. Join us as we read some of our all time favorite stories and dance to our favorite songs! Location: Puppet Room Contact: Natascha Will Contact Number: 223-1309 ext. 224. Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Sleeping Beauty Ballet

Direct from Moscow, the Russian National Ballet Theater will perform Sleeping Beauty for one performance. One of the most popular ballets of all time. Fifty spectacular dancers performing the full length ballet with music written by Tchaikovsky. Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Quincy Junior High Morrison Theater 100 S. 14th Quincy, IL.

Fair Play Story Time and Craft

Story time is a ball this week as we discuss sports and games that will have your children cheering with delight! 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, March 19, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. 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, March 19, 2015, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Quincy Senior and Family Resource Center 639 York Quincy, IL.

Do Paint at Your Library

Roll up your sleeves and join us every 3rd Thursday of the month, during our winter hours, to get a little messy and creative with paint. 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, March 19, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Hamilton CUSD #328 Elementary Preschool Spring Screening

Hamilton CUSD #328 Elementary Preschool For All Spring Screening will be held at the Hamilton Elementary School on Thursday, March 19 from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. and  Friday, March 20 from 8:00 - 12:00 p.m. Hamilton School District parents/guardians with whildren who will be at least 3-years-old by March 19 are encouraged to call Hamilton Elementary School at 866-332-3880 to set up an appointment time. The screening consists of assessing the child's development in the areas of gross motor skills, fine motor skills, speech and language, concepts, and hearing and vision. Early Beginnings will also be available to conduct 0-3 developmental screening for any child under the age of 3. Set up an appointment by calling Hamilton Elementary at 866-332-3880. Thursday, March 19, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Hamilton Elementary School 1830 Broadway Hamilton, IL.

Hamilton CUSD #328 Kindergarten Registration

The Hamilton Communiyt School District #328 Kindergarten Registration will be held on Thursday, March 19 from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. and Friday, March 20 from 8:00 p.m. - m12:00 p.m. at Hamilton Elementary School. Parents and guardians of children entering Kindergarten must bring a registered birth certificate. All children entering Kindergarten, who HAVE NOT previously been screened, will be screened at this time. If your child is already enrolled in Hamilton Elementary Pre-K at-risk class, he/she WILL NOT need to be screened, but WILL need to register on March 19 or 20 for Kindergarten. Thursday, March 19, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Hamilton Elementary School 1830 Broadway Hamilton, IL.

MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) & MOMSnext (Mothers of School Aged Kids)

Meets the 1st and 3rd Thursday evenings of the month September through May. Thursday, March 19, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Luther Memorial Church 1210 Jersey Street Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

An Iliad

An Iliad was written by nationally acclaimed playwrights Lisa Peterson and Denis O'Hare, based on Homer's ancient poem. The MacHugh Theatre production is directed by Connie Phillips. In this exclusive Quincy University rendition of An Iliad, Quincy University President Robert Gervasi assumes the role of sole narrator and performer to take audiences on a journey through the Trojan War with a modern-day perspective. Tickets may be reserved by calling 217-228-5275. There is no charge for tickets, but voluntary contributions will support a Quincy University scholarship to benefit soldiers and veterans. Thursday, March 19, 2015, 7:00 PM. Quincy University MacHugh Theatre 1800 College Ave Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincy.edu.

Hamilton CUSD #328 Elementary Preschool Spring Screening

Hamilton CUSD #328 Elementary Preschool For All Spring Screening will be held at the Hamilton Elementary School on Thursday, March 19 from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. and  Friday, March 20 from 8:00 - 12:00 p.m. Hamilton School District parents/guardians with whildren who will be at least 3-years-old by March 19 are encouraged to call Hamilton Elementary School at 866-332-3880 to set up an appointment time. The screening consists of assessing the child's development in the areas of gross motor skills, fine motor skills, speech and language, concepts, and hearing and vision. Early Beginnings will also be available to conduct 0-3 developmental screening for any child under the age of 3. Set up an appointment by calling Hamilton Elementary at 866-332-3880. Friday, March 20, 2015, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Hamilton Elementary School 1830 Broadway Hamilton, IL.

Hamilton CUSD #328 Kindergarten Registration

The Hamilton Communiyt School District #328 Kindergarten Registration will be held on Thursday, March 19 from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. and Friday, March 20 from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Hamilton Elementary School. Parents and guardians of children entering Kindergarten must bring a registered birth certificate. All children entering Kindergarten, who HAVE NOT previously been screened, will be screened at this time. If your child is already enrolled in Hamilton Elementary Pre-K at-risk class, he/she WILL NOT need to be screened, but WILL need to register on March 19 or 20 for Kindergarten. Friday, March 20, 2015, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Hamilton Elementary School 1830 Broadway Hamilton, IL.

Fair Play Story Time and Craft

Story time is a ball this week as we discuss sports and games that will have your children cheering with delight! 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, March 20, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

La Grange Lions Fish Fry

All you can eat Walleye, Potato Salad, Lettuce Salad, Applesauce, Bread & Butter and Drink. Adults $9.00, Children $4.00. Friday, March 20, 2015, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM. La Grange Lions Club 216 S. Main St. LaGrange, MO 63448.

St. Dominic School Fish Fry

Menu: Whole & Fillet Catfish plate $9.00 (3-Side dishes, dessert, drink included) Walleye plate $8.00 (3-Side dishes, dessert, drink included) Fish Sandwich & Fries $4.00 Child’s Plate $4.00 Carry outs available. Friday, March 20, 2015, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM. 4100 Columbus Rd Quincy, IL.

7th Annual Kelly Behring Memorial Scholarship Fish Fry

The Palmyra Jaycees is hosting the 7th Annual Kelly Behring Memorial Scholarship Fish Fry on Friday, March 20th from 5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. at the Sesquicentennial Building. Adults: $10, Children 13 and under: $5 All proceeds will go to the Kelly Behiring Memorial Scholarship at Palmyra High School. If you'd like to make a donation, please send to: Palmyra Jaycees, PO Box 88, Palmyra, MO or call 573-629-7403. Friday, March 20, 2015, 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Sesquicentennial Building 1000 N New St Palmyra, MO.

Kelly Behring Memorial Scholarship Fish Fry

Hosted by the Palmyra Jaycees Adults: $10, Children: $5 Serving fish, homemade chips, baked beans, pasta salad, corn bread, & desserts. Friday, March 20, 2015, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Sesquicentennial Building Flower City Park Palmyra, MO.

Rocky Point Club Friday Dinner

Buffalo, Catfish, Catfish Filet, Shrimp, 1/4 dk/wh chicken, tenderloin and 2 sides. $7.00. Friday, March 20, 2015, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 3603 Bonansinga Dr. Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

JWCC "Murder High Reunion" Mystery Dinner

John Wood Community College Community Education office will host its first ever murder mystery dinner, “Murder High Reunion” on Friday, March 20th from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. in the JWCC Cafeteria. Enjoy a night of dinner and murder mystery, take on the persona of a Murder High alumnus, then reunite with your old friends to see what everyone’s become.  Unfortunately for one of you it’s a murderer destined to strike.  Will it be the math team captain who is now a financial wizard with millions?  The valedictorian who refuses to let anyone top him?  Or the class president who is now a U.S. Presidential hopeful?  You’ll have one night to figure it out and bring the killer to justice.   The event includes a night of mystery and dinner.  Cost is $50 per person.  Space is limited. Early reservations are encouraged. For more information, call Pam Maddox at 217.641.4905. Friday, March 20, 2015, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. JWCC Cafeteria 48th & Harrison Quincy, IL.

Opening Reception: 41st Annual HS Student Competition & Patrick Hammie/ Teen Takeover Night with music guest Avenue Beat

Opening Reception: 41st Annual HS Student Competition & Patrick Hammie/ Teen Takeover Night with music guest Avenue Beat. Opening Receptions are when new exhibits open at the Quincy Art Center. They are open to the public and appetizers and beverages are available. Donations are Appreciated. Galleries are open regularly Mon. – Sat. from 9- 4 p.m. This exhibit features the artwork of area High School Students and nationally known artist Patrick Hammie . This exhibition has been generously underwritten by Quincy Artist Guild, Great River Watercolor Society, Gary & Sue Winking, United Community Credit Union, Quincy Service League, Quincy Art Center Members, and the Illinois Arts Council Agency. Media Sponsors are WGEM and Quincy Herald Whig. Friday, March 20, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Quincy Art Center 1515 Jersey St. Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincyartcenter.org.

Bowl For Kids' Sake

Bowl For Kids' Sake supports children programs and mentoring. Bowling will be on Friday, Saturday (at noon), and Sunday (starting at 3 pm) More Info & Register online at http://bbbswci.org/bfks-quincy.html Call Big Brothers Big Sisters at 217-223-5452. Come out and join the fun! Friday, March 20, 2015, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Casino Lanes, 1201 N. 20th, Quincy, IL. For more info visit bbbswci.org.

Windmill Follies (Odd Couple - Female Version)

March 14, 20, 21, 27, 28. 2015. Doors open 5:30 p.m. Dinner served at 6:30 p.m. play begins at 7 p.m. Reservations required. Call 217-696-2467. Friday, March 20, 2015, 6:30 PM. Golden Windmill Hall 902 Prairie Mills Rd Golden, Illinois.

An Iliad

An Iliad was written by nationally acclaimed playwrights Lisa Peterson and Denis O'Hare, based on Homer's ancient poem. The MacHugh Theatre production is directed by Connie Phillips. In this exclusive Quincy University rendition of An Iliad, Quincy University President Robert Gervasi assumes the role of sole narrator and performer to take audiences on a journey through the Trojan War with a modern-day perspective. Tickets may be reserved by calling 217-228-5275. There is no charge for tickets, but voluntary contributions will support a Quincy University scholarship to benefit soldiers and veterans. Friday, March 20, 2015, 7:00 PM. Quincy University MacHugh Theatre 1800 College Ave Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincy.edu.

Monster Garage Sale

Browse deals from up to 150 garage sale booths and 6 retail booths at the 11th Annual Monster Garage Sale! New VIP Admission from 7:00am-8:00am ($5 per person) Shop before the crowds and get first pick on all the best deals! General Admission: 8:00am-1:00pm. $3 per person ($2 with the coupon found in the Quincy Herald-Whig or Shop! Saturday, March 21, 2015, 7:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Oakley Lindsay Center 300 Civic Center Plz Quincy, IL 62301.

NRA Basic Pistol Class

This class teaches the knowledge, skills and attitude to safely own and use a pistol. Completion of this class qualifies you to apply for a Florida Non Resident permit and counts as 8 hours towards the 16 hour required to apply for an Illinois permit. Please contact WISE Firearm Training by emailing Jason@wisefirearmtraining.com or call 217-242-1240 to register or get more information. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 7:30 AM – 5:30 PM. Eagles Club 3737 North 5th St Quincy, IL.

Illini West Class of 2016 3rd Annual Vendor Blender & Craft Show

Thank you for your support on this great fundraising event. Our class donates to countless community members & organizations. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 8:00 AM. Illini West High School 600 Miller St. Carthage, IL 62321. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

YMCA Shamrock Shuffle 5k Run/ walk

Call the YMCA of Hannibal for more information. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Riverview Park Hannibal, Mo.

2015 Annual Machinists 822 Easter Egg Hunt & Party

Open to all Unions children and grandchildren. For reservations call Jeannie at 217-222-0394. Registering starts at 9:15. Hunt at 10:00 with gift certificates given out after that. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 9:15 AM – 12:15 PM. Machinists Lodge 822 2929 No. 5th St. Quincy, IL.

Adventures in Colored Pencils for Children

Session runs 3/21-4/18. Please call Sandra Polak for more information or registration. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. The Salvation Army Kroc Center 405 Vermont Quincy IL 62301.

Fair Play Story Time and Craft

Story time is a ball this week as we discuss sports and games that will have your children cheering with delight! 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, March 21, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

KCA Fundraiser Auction

This is an annual fundraiser event for Keokuk Christian Academy. Items donated by local businesses as well as Get-a-Way packages for St. Louis, Kansas City, Branson and Iowa City are offered for sale. Doors open at 9am. A complete list of items can be found on the school's website -- www.KeokukChristianAcademy.com. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. 1578 Hilton Road Keokuk, IA.

Scrapbooking Class

This class meets March 28th also. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. The Salvation Army Kroc Center 405 Vermont Quincy Il 62301.

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, March 21, 2015, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

"Valley of Hope" Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group

Saturday, March 21, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Madison Park Christian Church Hospitality Room 4700 Broadway Quincy, IL.

Luau in a Box

Costs is $10 per box. Follow the link for more information. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 2000 W. Adams St. Macomb, Illinois 61455. For more info visit docs.google.com.

Game Night

Bring your favorite games. Snacks will be provided. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. First United Methodist Church 901 Broadway Hannibal MO 63401.

Windmill Follies (Odd Couple - Female Version)

March 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, 2015. Doors open 5:30 p.m. Dinner served at 6:30 p.m. play begins at 7 p.m. Reservations required. Call 217-696-2467. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 6:30 PM. Golden Windmill Hall 902 Prairie Mills Rd Golden Illinois.

An Iliad

An Iliad was written by nationally acclaimed playwrights Lisa Peterson and Denis O'Hare, based on Homer's ancient poem. The MacHugh Theatre production is directed by Connie Phillips. In this exclusive Quincy University rendition of An Iliad, Quincy University President Robert Gervasi assumes the role of sole narrator and performer to take audiences on a journey through the Trojan War with a modern-day perspective. Tickets may be reserved by calling 217-228-5275. There is no charge for tickets, but voluntary contributions will support a Quincy University scholarship to benefit soldiers and veterans. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 7:00 PM. Quincy University MacHugh Theatre 1800 College Ave Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincy.edu.

Camerata 808

Free and open to the public. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 8:00 PM. Merillat Chapel, Performing Arts Center, Culver-Stockton College, Canton, Mo.

Hamilton Kiwanis Club Annual Auction

The annual Hamilton Kiwanis Club Auction will be held on Sunday, March 22, 2015 at Sullivan Auctioneers, US Highway 136, East of Hamilton, Illinois. The auction will begin at 12:30 p.m. Items and gift certificates donated by area businesses and Individuals have been donated for the auction. The public is welcome and invited to attend. Individual or business contributions are welcome, too. A lunch will be served on site beginning at 11:00 a.m. which includes sandwiches, soup, and pie. The Hamilton Kiwanis Club has contributed over $10,000 annually for many years to area needs, including scholarships, Christmas and food support for families, and "Summer in the Park." The first auction was held in the mid 1930s, in the midst of the Great Depression. That first auction was such a success it continues today - eight decades later. Sunday, March 22, 2015, 12:30 PM. Sullivan Auctioneers U.S. Highway 136 East of Hamilton, IL.

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. Sunday, March 22, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

An Iliad

An Iliad was written by nationally acclaimed playwrights Lisa Peterson and Denis O'Hare, based on Homer's ancient poem. The MacHugh Theatre production is directed by Connie Phillips. In this exclusive Quincy University rendition of An Iliad, Quincy University President Robert Gervasi assumes the role of sole narrator and performer to take audiences on a journey through the Trojan War with a modern-day perspective. Tickets may be reserved by calling 217-228-5275. There is no charge for tickets, but voluntary contributions will support a Quincy University scholarship to benefit soldiers and veterans. Sunday, March 22, 2015, 2:00 PM. Quincy University MacHugh Theatre 1800 College Ave Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincy.edu.

Oldies - My Man Godfrey

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, March 23, 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, March 23, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. 3603 Bonansinga Dr. Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Oldies - My Man Godfrey

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, March 23, 2015, 5:30 PM – 7:45 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

The Miro Quartet

The best American chamber music group, the Miro Quartet is famous for "explosive vigor and technical finess". Performing for over 18 years throughout the world, these renowned musicians make the quartet repertory alive and intensively exciting. Monday, March 23, 2015, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. St. John Parish 701 Hampshire Quincy, IL.

Very Ready Readers

Join us at this story time that is geared for children birth-24 months as we explore the 7 easy ways to help your child grow! Location: Puppet Room Other Information: Reservations are requested and may be made by calling 217-223-1309 or online at quincylibrary.org. Although Very Ready Readers story times are designed for children birth-24 months, all are welcome to attend. Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

First Steps Story Time and Craft

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: Reservations are requested and may be made by calling 217-223-1309 or online at quincylibrary.org. Although First Steps story times are designed for toddlers, all are welcome to attend. Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

St. Rose of Lima Card Party

St. Rose of Lima Card Party Doors open at 11 am/lunch served at 12 noon. Call 217-223-8015 or 222-7219. Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 11:00 AM. St. Rose Church Hall 1009 N. 8th St. Quincy, IL.

The Amazing Symphony Orchestra

The Quincy Symphony Orchestra performs a fun concert to introduce children to the amazing music and instruments of the orchestra. This 45-minute concert is free and open to the public, perfect for a lunchtime excursion. Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM. Baldwin School 30th & Maine 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, March 25, 2015, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

DivorceCare Seminars

DivorceCare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing divorce and separation, will be held on Wednesday evenings at First Christian Church, beginning January 7, 2015. The cost is $25 and scholarships are available. DivorceCare features nationally recognized experts on divorce and recovery topics. Seminar sessions include "Facing My Anger," "Facing My Loneliness," "New Relationships," "KidCare" and "Forgiveness." Meetings will be held in the library of First Christian Church in Keokuk from 6:15 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Child care is available. Rev. David Turner will lead the group. For more information, please call Rev. Turner at 319-524-5266. Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 6:15 PM – 8:00 PM. First Christian Church 3476 Main Street Keokuk, IA.

Crafty Kids Plush Bunny

This is one oh-so-funny bunny! Hop on in and join in as we get ready for Easter. Location: Children's Department Contact: Natascha Will Contact Number: 223-1309 ext. 224. Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Peek at Spring Story Time and Craft

Join us as we welcome the beginning of spring at this story time all about warmer weather, blue skies and flowers. 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, March 26, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

10th Annual Sunset Home Spaghetti Supper

10th Annual Spaghetti Supper Thursday, March 26th 3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Sunset Home Main Dining Room $5.00 Tickets $3.00 Children (12 & under) Spaghetti , Green Beans, Breadsticks & Dessert Coffee, Tea & Water Gift Basket Auction All proceeds benefit Sunset's Employee Assistance Fund. Thursday, March 26, 2015, 3:30 PM – 6:30 PM. 418 Washington St. Quincy, IL. 62301.

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, March 26, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

Five Women Wearing the Same Dress- Theatre Production

Throwing off seriousness entirely, Alan Ball’s “Five Women Wearing the Same Dress” is an irreverent comedy that follows five Southern bridesmaids who are doing everything possible to avoid a wedding reception. Bad decisions and sharp comments reveal secrets; yet friendships bloom even as bouquets droop. Directed by Assistant Professor Ron Zank. Seating is reserved. Call 573-288-6346 to reserve a seat. Thursday, March 26, 2015, 7:30 PM. Mabee Black Box Theatre, Performing Arts Center, Culver-Stockton College, Canton, Mo.

General Practice Update 2015 – Quincy Regional Event

As part of its 2015 Regional Event Series, this full-day seminar gives you the opportunity to update your knowledge in a number of general practice areas. The regional program will cover topics that include: search and seizure, guardians ad litem, legal writing, elder abuse, eavesdropping, courtroom administration, employment law updates, and medical marijuana. The program, presented by the ISBA General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Section and co-sponsored by the Adams County Bar Association, qualifies for 6.0 credit hours based on a 60 minute MCLE (Minimum Continuing Legal Education) credit hour, including 1.0* hour PMCLE credit (*subject to approval). Cost, which includes lunch, is $150 for ISBA/Adams County bar members and $305 for non-member lawyers and non-lawyers, by March 21; thereafter, prices increase $15. Friday, March 27, 2015, 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM. Quincy Country Club 2410 State Street Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.isba.org.

Peek at Spring Story Time and Craft

Join us as we welcome the beginning of spring at this story time all about warmer weather, blue skies and flowers. 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, March 27, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Quincy Public Library 526 Jersey Street Quincy, IL 62301. For more info visit www.quincylibrary.org.

St. Anthony Church Fish Fry

Menu: Whole or Fillet Catfish plate $9.00 (3-Side dishes, dessert, drink included) Walleye plate $8.00 (3-Side dishes, dessert, drink included) Fish Sandwich & Fries $4.00 Child’s Plate $4.00 Carry outs available. Friday, March 27, 2015, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM. 2223 St. Anthony Rd Quincy, IL.

Rocky Point Club Friday Dinner

Buffalo, Catfish, Catfish Filet, Shrimp, 1/4 dk/wh chicken, tenderloin and 2 sides. $7.00. Friday, March 27, 2015, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 3603 Bonansinga Dr. Quincy, IL. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Windmill Follies (Odd Couple - Female Version)

March 14, 20, 21, 27, 28. 2015. Doors open 5:30 p.m. Dinner served at 6:30 p.m. play begins at 7 p.m. Reservations required. Call 217-696-2467. Friday, March 27, 2015, 6:30 PM. Golden Windmill Hall 902 Prairie Mills Rd Golden, Illinois.

HHS Band Trivia Night

$100 per team/ 8 person max. per team Contact Joni Fusselman for details. Money raised will go toward the band's trip to San Diego California where they will perform at halftime of the 2015 Holiday Bowl! Friday, March 27, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Highland High School Ewing, MO.

Senior Recital: Darren Lillard

Come celebrate the musical talents of QU senior music performance and education major Darren Lillard. The performance will feature Darren Lillard on the alto saxophone playing popular graduate pieces. The event is free and open to the public. Friday, March 27, 2015, 7:00 PM. Connie Niemann Center for Music 18th & Seminary Road Quincy, IL.

Five Women Wearing the Same Dress- Theatre Production

Throwing off seriousness entirely, Alan Ball’s “Five Women Wearing the Same Dress” is an irreverent comedy that follows five Southern bridesmaids who are doing everything possible to avoid a wedding reception. Bad decisions and sharp comments reveal secrets; yet friendships bloom even as bouquets droop. Directed by Assistant Professor Ron Zank. Seating is reserved. Call 573-288-6346 to reserve a seat. Friday, March 27, 2015, 7:30 PM. Mabee Black Box Theatre, Performing Arts Center, Culver-Stockton College, Canton, Mo.