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NOWFree River Bandits Tickets Available To Youth OrganizationsUp to 50 free Quad City River Bandits berm tickets are available to area youth organizations. Specific dates available are: July 30 and Aug. 26. For more information or to make reservations, contact Joe Schurr, 309-756-7756, or email: joseph.w.schurr@mwarep.org
NOWBryant J. Luxmore Memorial Golf Outing & Luncheon Sponsors & Golfers Sought Hole Sponsor and participants are sought now for the 2nd annual Bryant J. Luxmore Memorial Golf Outing & Luncheon on Aug. 16. Sponsor sign-up deadline is July 1; fee, $100. Golf registration & fee deadline is Aug. 1; $300 (4-person scramble includes green fees, cart & lunch) at Hawthorn Ridge Golf Club, Aledo. Luncheon fees: Adults, $15 (advance)/$20 (door); Children, $7.50 (under 18). Proceeds from this year’s event will be donated to Mercer County and Sherrard High School Athletic Departments. For more information, email: bjlmf@live.com or contact Leonard Luxmore, 2976 IL Hwy 17, New Windsor, IL 61465.
NOWFree 40+ Men's Prostate Cancer ScreeningMercer County Health Department offers Free Prostate Screenings to all men age 40 and over. Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men. Early detection may save your life. Call Shawna Weeks at 309-582-3759 with questions or to schedule an appointment.
ONGOINGMercer County High School Track and Field Renovation - Donation/Gift Link Just click on this link:
Project Donation Forms and Information
NOWMyCoke Rewards Benefit Mercer Carnegie LibraryWhen you purchase Coke Products, you can also help your local Mercer Carnegie Library through the MyCoke Rewards program. Write down your code or bring your bottle cap, tear-off tab, or wrapper to the library where the product code will be entered to earn points to get magazine subscriptions for the Library. For more information, visit them at 200 North College Avenue, Aledo, call 309-582-2032 or click here: Mercer Carnegie Library Online
NOWMercer County Pictorial History Books For SaleThe new Mercer County History Pictorial books will be for sale at the Essley-Noble Museum (located at 1406 SE 2nd Ave., Aledo) during regular hours. Proceeds benefit Essley-Noble Museum. For questions, call Twyla at 582-5585.
NOWNew Windsor Fair & Rodeo Commemorative Belt Buckles On Sale The New Windsor Fair and Rodeo Association is selling a 75th year commemorative belt buckle. Order forms are available at the New Windsor Telephone Company office, Farmers State Bank of W IL in New Windsor or at www.nwrodeo.org. Cost: $80. Orders received by March 15th will be available on or about June 1st.
NOW"Little Free Libraries" Available in New BostonTwo Little Free Libraries are available for use in New Boston, which is one of the many Townships in Mercer County that is not part of, or served by, a public library district. The premise of Little Free Libraries is simple: take a book, leave a book. They are located by the downtown mailboxes and one Little Free Library will be dedicated to children's materials only. Students from New Boston Elementary School decorated the Libraries, which were installed by the city, in collaboration with Mercer Carnegie Public Library in Aledo, the Library's Friends Group, and Royal Neighbors.
Tuesdays throughout the SummerTwilight Music at Depot ParkTwilight Music at Depot Park in New Windsor is held on select Tuesdays throughout the summer. Performances start at 7 p.m. and brats, hot dogs, chips, popcorn, and drinks will also be served at each performance.

July 22 - Celebration Band
Aug. 5 - The Strattons
Aug. 26 - River City Six
NOW through Oct. 9Aledo Main Street Farmer's MarketAledo Main Street's Farmers Market will be open each Thursday now through October 9th from 4 to 6 p.m. in Central Park. A variety of vendors with fresh produce, baked goods, crafts and more will be there. Anyone wishing to be a vendor can log on to aledomainstreet.com for details or phone Aledo Main Street at 309-582-2751.
July 2014Free Mercer County Crisis Center Park ProgramsMercer County Family Crisis Center is sponsoring a FREE summer park program throughout the month of July for children entering 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th grades. This program is all about community education, group activities, crafts, and snacks. To register, call the Mercer County Family Crisis Center at 582-SAFE(7233). Register in advance so we can be sure to have enough supplies for everyone. Attend just one session or all of them!
Playing-In-The-Park schedule:

Seaton: Mon., July 21, 28 – Park, 9-10:30 a.m.

New Boston: Tues., July 22, 29 - Fish Fry Park, 10-11:30 a.m.

Keithsburg: Tues., July 22, 29 - Fireman’s Park, 12:30 – 2 p.m.

Aledo: Thurs., July 24, 31 - Yogi Bear Park, 10 – 11:30 a.m.

Joy: Thurs., July 24, 31 - Joy Park, 12:30 – 2 p.m.
July 21 - 25Trinity Presbyterian VBSTrinity Presbyterian Church PCA will host a “Faith Expedition” themed Vacation Bible School, Monday through Friday, July 21st -25th, 9 – 11:30 a.m. For more info, contact Gail Rush, 582-3210, or Ann Meminger, 582-3303.
July 24Viola Senior Citizen PotluckViola Senior Citizens meet for a potluck at noon on the 4th Thursday of each month at Viola Community Center. This month's meal will be Thurs., July 24. Please bring a dish to share.
July 24Mercer County Quilters GuildMercer County Quilters Guild meets 7 p.m., Thursday, July 24 at the Quilters’ Clubhouse, 2004 S.E. 3rd Street, Aledo. A program on Folded Flowers with Pauline Luepke will follow the business meeting. Supplies are fabric, sharp straight pins, needle and heavy thread, and wooden iron. If any questions, call 582-7020.
July 24Lifetree CafeLifetree Café is open from 7 to 8 p.m. each Thursday evening in the fireside room at Grace Evangelical Free Church, 606 S.E. 3rd St., Aledo. Lifetree Café is an hour of stories and conversation to feed your soul, with a different topic and video each week. On Thursday, July 24th the topic will be “To Frack Or Not To Frack?......an informative hour of respectful conversation”. Lifetree Café is free and open to all. For more information, call Deb at 309-371-4712.
July 24Majestic Jazz Group at the Aledo Central Park Band ShellEveryone is invited to enjoy the Majestic Jazz Group on Thurs., July 24th, at 7 p.m. at the Aledo Central Park Band Shell. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the entertainment.
July 25Cinema @ CentralCinema @ Central features "Despicable Me 2" starting at dusk on Fri., July 25, in Aledo's Central Park. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets. Sit under the stars and enjoy! Popcorn, pop, water, and candy will be available! Premier movie sponsors are Knuckle Busters Car Club and Aledo Main Street.
July 25Knights Baseball TryoutsThe Knights traveling baseball program will be having tryouts for the 2015 team on Fri., July 25, at 5:30 p.m. at Northside Diamond in Aledo. This team is for boys 10 and under. If you have any questions, please call or text Jason Connell at 309-721-4859.
July 25Popular Astronomy Club Star Gazing ProgramThe Popular Astronomy Club will hold a Star Gazing Program on Fri., July 25th, at 8:30 p.m. behind the Sherrard Fire Department, 101 East 1st Street, Sherrard. View Mars, Saturn, the Butterfly Cluster, and the Wild Duck Cluster, among other objects. Event will be cancelled if raining. If it’s cloudy, the Astronomy Club will give tours of the observatory and explanations of the different telescopes on site. If you have questions, contact Alan or Sara Sheidler from the Astronomy Club at 309-797-3120.
July 26Aledo Main Street's "Cash MOB Squad"Aledo Main Street will host another “Cash MOB Squad” on Sat., July 26th, from 10 a.m. to noon. Anyone who would like to join in should meet at 9:45 a.m. in Aledo’s Central Park Pavilion to learn of the “MOB” location.
July 26Cruisin' The Road With BrandonCruisin’ with Brandon is Sat., July 26, at Mercer County VFW Post 1571, Aledo, in honor of Brandon Howlett. Sign-up begins at 8 a.m., departure 10 a.m. Cost: $10 = motorcycle + $5 passenger. Motorcycles and autos are welcome to trek the apx. 88 mile route. They will be entering a military installation, and motorcyclists will need the proper gear, including reflective vest. A dinner (cost by donation) will follow the ride at 4 p.m. at the VFW. Proceeds benefit The Fisher House. Event sponsored by Citizens4soldiers. Contact Lisa, 309-582-4052, for more details.
July 26Rockridge High School Baseball Team Golf Outing FundraiserThe Rockridge High School Baseball Team is holding a golf outing fundraiser on Sat., July 26th, at Hawthorn Ridge Golf Course, 621 Highway 94, Aledo. Arrive at 7:30 a.m. for an 8 a.m. shotgun start. Entry fee is $60 per person. All proceeds will go towards equipment for the team, as well as the rejuvenation of their field and dugouts. For more information, please contact Glen Cook at 309-373-1233, Laurie Dekeryrel at 309-793-8020, or John Holbert at 309-781-0577.
July 26Blackthorn Hill Tree Identification Tree Identification with Botanist, Peter Schwartzman is Sat., July 26th, 5-6 p.m. at WING's Blackthorn Hill Nature Preserve, 1590 Angling Road, Alexis. Cost is $2 to the public and FREE to WING members. Wear sturdy shoes. For a map and more information, go to www.blackthornhill.org or call 309-337-9020.
July 28 - Aug. 1Basketball Camp to Benefit Cardiac FamiliesJamie Young, an Assistant Coach of the 17-Time NBA Champion Boston Celtics, will host a youth basketball camp to benefit cardiac families through Erika Kate Hope Alliance. Dates of the camp are July 28 – Aug. 1: 2nd-5th grade boys and girls from 9 a.m. to noon and 6th – 8th grade boys and girls from 1 – 4 p.m., at the PepsiCo Center at Augustana College in Rock Island. Cost is $125. Registration is available through Moline Parks and Recreation. More information is available at www.erikakate.org. Scholarships are available courtesy of the HAVlife Foundation. For more information, please contact Tanya Marx at Tanya.marx@erikakate.org. Proceeds from the camp will directly benefit cardiac families through Erika Kate Hope Alliance (EKHA) which is a national assistance program for families of children with life threatening heart illness.
July 31Lifetree CafeLifetree Café is open from 7 to 8 p.m. each Thursday evening in the fireside room at Grace Evangelical Free Church, 606 S.E. 3rd St., Aledo. Lifetree Café is an hour of stories and conversation to feed your soul, with a different topic and video each week. On Thursday, July 31st the topic will be “Miracles or Mere Coincidences?....Does everything happen for a reason?” Lifetree Café is free and open to all. For more information, call Deb at 309-371-4712.
July 31Mercer Foundation For Health Ice Cream SocialThe Mercer Foundation For Health will hold their annual ice cream social on Thurs., July 31st, at the Aledo Central Park pavilion. They’ll serve ice cream from 5 to 7 p.m. This event is free and is the Foundation’s way of thanking the community for their support. Everyone is invited to come and meet the newest member of Genesis Health Group, Jesse Korns, Family Nurse Practitioner, and others.
July 31Jazz on the Side at the Aledo Central Park Band ShellEveryone is invited to enjoy Jazz on the Side on Thurs., July 31st, at 7 p.m. at the Aledo Central Park Band Shell. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the entertainment.
JulyKnox County Girl Scout EventsKnox County Girl Scout Events:

July 29-31 - Girl Scout Moonlight Mystery Sunset Camp at Blackthorn Hill Nature Preserve. Cost $30, 6-8:30 p.m. daily. Activities include earning the investigative badge for your grade-level, cook outside, archery, zipline, hiking, crafts and more! Volunteers needed. For more information, call Lora at 309-337-9020.
Aug. 1 - 3Grace Evangelical Church Bible SchoolGrace Evangelical Church invites you to their Bible
school, taking place August 1st – 3rd. Ages Kindergarten
through 5th grade are invited, with preschoolers welcome
with a parent in attendance. It will take place at the pavilion
by the public pool. From 5 – 6 PM, supper and a Bible lesson
will take place, with swimming from 6 – 8 PM. In case of rain,
they will meet at Grace Evangelical Church, 606 SE 3rd Street
from 5 – 7 PM.
Aug. 2NWTF, Aledo Chapter, BanquetThe Edwards River Valley Limb Hangers, Aledo chapter of National Wild Turkey Federation, is holding a banquet, Sat., Aug. 2, at the Mercer County VFW, Aledo. Doors open at 5 p.m., and dinner is at 6 p.m. For tickets and more information, contact Jamie Hollins at jhollins27@gmail.com or 309-373-4073.
Aug. 3Alexis Men's Club 36th Annual Pork Chop Barbecue and Steve McBride Annual Softball TourneyAlexis Men's Club 36th Annual Pork Chop Barbecue and Steve McBride Annual Softball Tourney will be held Sun., Aug. 3rd, at the North Henderson Ball Diamond. The softball tournament will start at 10 a.m., and sandwiches will be served continuously starting at 11 a.m. This event will be held rain or shine. Proceeds support the Steve McBride Scholarship.
Aug. 9New Windsor Fair and Rodeo Queen PageantThe New Windsor Fair and Rodeo Queen Pageant will begin at 6:30 p.m., Sat., Aug. 9, at the Big Red Barn in New Windsor. Doors open at 6 p.m. 2014 marks the 75th anniversary for the New Windsor Fair and Rodeo (Aug. 14-16) and the 40th anniversary of the Pageant.
Aug. 9Aledo Jaycee Night at Modern Woodmen ParkAledo Jaycee’s Night will be held at Modern Woodmen Park, Davenport, on Sat., Aug. 9th. The Quad City River Bandits play the Beloit Snappers. The Jaycees will be selling 500 bleacher tickets for $8 and 500 box tickets for $11. Gates open at 4:30 p.m., interview at 5, first pitch at 5:30, game starts at 6. That evening is also Roger Clemens bobble head night, and our local Jaycee members will be manning the dunk tank and selling tennis balls to toss out on the field for prizes during the Charity Ball Toss. For tickets, Contact Ryan Latko at the Ford & Maynard Agency or Jarod Dale at Aledo City Hall.
Aug. 14-16New Windsor Fair and Rodeo Details coming soon!
Aug. 14-16Grow Ministries - 2014 Harley Raffle @ N. W. Rodeo"Grow Ministries" of Rock Island helps people in crisis and offers a variety of programs. They are currently selling raffle tickets for a 2014 Harley Davidson Street Glide special to raise funds in order to secure housing for their clients. They will be at the New Windsor Fair and Rodeo and they're also having a "Bike Knight " on Sept. 19 in "The District" of Rock Island with live music & food where the winner will be drawn. "Grow Ministries" hopes to see everybody at the New Windsor Fair & Rodeo!
Aug. 16, Register NowBryant J. Luxmore Memorial Golf Outing & LuncheonThe 2nd annual Bryant J. Luxmore Memorial Golf Outing & Luncheon is Aug. 16. Registration & Fee deadline: August 1st. Golf fee, $300 (4-person scramble includes green fees, cart & lunch) and will be at Hawthorn Ridge Golf Club, Aledo with registration at 6:30 a.m., shotgun start at 7:30. You may opt to attend only the luncheon, noon – 5 p.m. at Mercer County VFW. Meal cost: Adults, $15 (advance)/$20 (door); Children, $7.50 (under 18). Menu includes appetizers, pulled pork meal, desserts and non-alcoholic drink (cash Bar available). Hole Sponsor cost: $100 (due by July 1st). Proceeds from this year’s event will be donated to Mercer County and Sherrard High School Athletic Departments. For more information, email: bjlmf@live.com or contact Leonard Luxmore, 2976 IL Hwy 17, New Windsor, IL 61465.
Aug. 16MerCo Blue Crew Softball TryoutsThe newly formed MerCo Blue Crew 10U and 12U Girls Softball Tryouts for the 2015 season will be Sat., Aug. 16th, 9 a.m., at Apollo Diamond in Aledo. Girls interested in playing ASA softball with birth dates in 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 are invited to try out.
Aug. 16Aledo High School Class of 2009 5 Year ReunionAledo High School Class of 2009 will be celebrating their 5 year reunion on Aug. 16th at Ducky's Lagoon in Andalusia at 7 p.m. There will be a shuttle running from Aledo to Andalusia throughout the night for a one-time $20 fee. You can ride the shuttle back and forth as many times as needed. Contact Katie Ball at 309-582-6141 with any questions. All members of the class of 2009 are invited even if they did not graduate from AHS.
Aug. 25YMCA Golf OutingThe YMCA will hold a golf outing on
Monday, August 25th at Oakview Country Club.
This outing is a four-person superball event with tee
times at 10 AM or 3 PM. The entry fee is $200 per team,
and includes 18 hole preferred shot with cart, meal, and
snacks. Team and hole prizes will be given, including a
hole-in-one prize.
Aug. 25Blackthorn Hill Insect IdentificationMon., Aug. 25th, 4-6:30 p.m. is Insect Identification with Lisa Justus. This is a free event where you can work on finishing your bug project for school, or just come to learn more about insects. Wear sturdy shoes. For a map and more information, go to www.blackthornhill.org or call 309-337-9020.
Aug. 30Cinema @ CentralCinema @ Central features Planes starting at dusk on Sat., Aug. 30, in Aledo's Central Park. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets. Sit under the stars and enjoy! Popcorn, pop, water, and candy will be available! Premier movie sponsor: Lindell Aerial Ag Services.
Sept. 6Aledo Main Street's "Cash MOB Squad"Aledo Main Street will host another “Cash MOB Squad” on Sat., Sept. 6th, from 10 a.m. to noon. Anyone who would like to join in should meet at 9:45 a.m. in Aledo’s Central Park Pavilion to learn of the “MOB” location.
Sept. 277th Annual Gourd FestivalIt’s time for the 7th Annual Gourd Festival - A “Gourd”geous Day in the Country – 2 miles north of Orion at Whispering Winds Ranch. On Sept. 27th, (rain or shine!) from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., bring the whole family to enjoy lots of free activities for the kids, a “Gourd Patch Players” Puppet Show, crafts, jewelry, home decor, door prizes, candy corn count, fresh baked treats, and more! FREE admission and FREE parking...and if you bring a nonperishable food item for area food pantries, you get one FREE raffle ticket! Breakfast and lunch will be served by the Orion Lion’s Club. For more information, contact the Quad City Gourd Patch at 309-526-3332 or wwr@frontiernet.net.
Oct. 4Run For A Life 5KThe Run For A Life 5K Run/Walk for is Sat., Oct. 4, in Aledo. This year’s race proceeds will go to Courtney Jo’s Closet, an organization formed in memory of SSgt. Courtney Jo Rush, to help advocate military suicide prevention & awareness. For more information or to sign-up, contact Gail Rush, 309-582-4627, or email: gail@courtneyjoscloset.com
Oct. 11Out of the Darkness Suicide Prevention WalkOut of the Darkness Quad Cities Community Walk, sponsored by the Illinois Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, is 2 p.m., Sat., Oct. 11, at Quad Cities Botanical Center, Rock Island. Check-in time is 1 p.m. Call 309-558-5484 with questions or register now at: QuadCitiesWalk.org
Year-Round, Dawn to DuskBlackthorn Hill Nature PreserveDid you know there is a nature lover's treasure located in rural Alexis? Blackthorn Hill is a 110-acre Nature Preserve that is open to the public from dawn until dusk. They offer many programs, from star-gazing to nature walks, for adults & youth. Find out more & see a calendar of events at: blackthornhill.org
Summer HoursEssley-Noble MuseumEssley-Noble Museum, 1406 SE 2nd Ave., Aledo, will observe Spring/Summer Hours, beginning April 1st: Wed., Sat., & Sun., 1 - 5 p.m. For more information, call 309-582-2280 or email: mcmuseum@frontier.com.
Every Thursday
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NOTE CHANGE
Veterans Service Officer AvailableThe Veterans Service Officer WILL NOT BE in Aledo due to a special assignment until further notice.

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The Veterans Service Officer will be in the Veterans and General Assistance Office every Thursday, 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. to help with your veterans/military needs or questions. No appointments are necessary, first come-first served. The office is located in the Courthouse on the 2nd floor, west end. Call 582-2714 for more information.
1st Friday
each month
Sit & SewThe Sit and Sew group will meet the first Friday of each month. Any questions, call 582-0828.
Every FridayAmerican Legion BingoAledo American Legion Bingo is every Friday with doors opening at 5 p.m., and bingo starting at 6:30 p.m. Food and drink will be available. You might win some cash and you'll help the American Legion aid local charities. The Aledo American Legion Post 121 is located 1 mile east of Aledo at 2000 Route 17 in the old Frew School Building. License number B1317.
Tuesdays & ThursdaysADONAI Coffee & Tea TimeADONAI Community Support Services, serving all veterans of all eras, offers Coffee & Tea Time every Tuesday & Thursday 9 - 11 a.m. in their casual, welcoming location at 110 NW 5th Avenue, Aledo. ***Please Note: In times of school cancellations, this event is generally also cancelled. Call 309-582-2277 with questions. Regular office hours: Mon. - Thurs., 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
1st and 3rd Thursday of each monthTrinity Presbyterian Church "Bible Bunch"Area children ages kindergarten through 4th grade are invited to attend "Bible Bunch," the free after-school ministry at Trinity Presbyterian Church. Bible Bunch is held the first and third Thursday of each month from 3:15 to 5 p.m.during the school year, and Trinity offers after-school pickup to those who are attending. For more information, call 582-5324.
Every WednesdayPreemption UM Church "Wonderful Wednesdays"The Preemption United Methodist Church invites you to "Wonderful Wednesdays" at 6 p.m. This is a free meal site for those having financial difficulties or needing companionship & fellowship, or for busy parents who need an easy night with their kids. It's also free for kids who may need some tutoring at 5:30 before supper. Everyone is invited. Children 6th grade and under must be accompanied by an adult. For questions or more information, call 309-754-8720.
1st WednesdaySenior Center BingoMercer County Senior Center will be playing Bingo with Aledo Health & Rehab the first Wednesday of every month at 1 p.m. at the Senior Center, 137 W. Main St., Aledo. Call 582-5492 with any questions.
Mondays and Thursdays each weekModel Rail Club MeetsThe Western Illinois Model Railroad Club is looking for new members. They meet each Monday at 7 p.m. and each Thursday afternoon at 2 p.m. above the old Dollar General Store on Main Street. For more information, call 582-2709.
2nd Wednesday of each monthCaregiver Support GroupCaregiver Support Group meets the Second Wednesday of each month, 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the Mercer County Senior Center, 137 West Main Street, Aledo. Support Group facilitator is Susan Kivista, LMSW. For additional information and resources, contact Susan at 309-736-6798, ext. 6798, or toll-free at 800-798-0988. You may also contact the Senior Center at 309-582-7221 or toll free at 888-825-1050.
ThursdaysLifetree CaféLifetree Café will be open from 7 to 8 p.m. each Thursday evening in the fireside room at Grace Evangelical Free Church, 606 S.E. 3rd St., Aledo. Lifetree Café is an hour of stories and conversation to feed your soul, with a different topic and video each week. Lifetree Café is free and open to all. For more information, call Karen at 309-236-2911.
1st and 3rd Thursday of each monthElectronics and Latex Paint RecyclingDo you have electronics or latex paint that you want to get rid of safely? You may stop by Aledo City Hall on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month between 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. to let them know what you have to recycle. They will then have someone meet you at the PD Garage to turn in your recyclables. Spray paints are not accepted. For more information on recycling potentially hazardous materials, contact Aledo City Hall at 582-7241.
3rd Thursday of each monthAlzheimer's Support GroupAledo Rehabilitation & Health Care in Aledo will host monthly Alzheimer's Support Group Meetings on the 3rd Thursday at 2 p.m. in the facility conference room. Contact Wendy King, 309-582-5376, with any questions.
NOWFood Pantries Available to Area ResidentsChurches of Mercer County Food Pantry, 1200 N. College Ave., Aledo
Contact: Sharon Lingafelter 309-582-7449
Servicing Mercer County, Tues. 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. & Fri. 8 a.m. - 12 (noon)

New Windsor United Presbyterian Church, 412 Walnut St., New Windsor
Contact: Cindy Adams 309-667-2493
Servicing New Windsor (PALS Ministry area), 2nd Fri. each month, 12:30 - 2 p.m.

Reynolds United Methodist Church
Contact: Rev. Mark Slaatte 309-428-4449
Servicing the Reynolds area

Sherrard Village Hall
Contact: Cookie Dean 309-230-6440 or Dianne Graham 309-314-3888
Servicing Sherrard, Cable, Preemption, Swedona & Boden, Tues. 2-4 p.m.

Viola UM Church, 1407 18th Ave., Viola
Contact: Tammy Noyd 309-596-2140
Servicing Mercer County, 1st Tues. 9-11 a.m. & 3rd Thurs. 1-3 p.m.

River Bend Food Bank, 309 12th St., Moline
Contact: 309-764-7434
Office: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Warehouse: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
NOWSmart Choice Food ProgramSt. Albans Church, Davenport, Smart Choice Food Program provides a basket of food, a Smart Box, that can be ordered monthly and picked up at St. Albans. Smart Boxes contain between $55 - $80 of food for a cost of $36. There are no income restrictions for participation in this program. Orders are accepted Monday - Thursday, between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. If you cannot come to St. Albans during normal office hours, call 563-386-4087. For more information email robinsade@q.com with a subject line of Smart Choice. Alternate order placement may be done on line at: www.smartchoicefoods and scheduled for pick-up at St. Albans or through New Life Church in Moline.
NOWFund Established For Fire Victims A Fund has been established for the Doug & Michelle Ferguson Family, who lost their home in a fire Feb. 2, 2014. To make donations contact: Joy State Bank, 412 Main St., New Boston, IL 61272 / 309-587-8171.
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