The Bend Community Club will have its Fall Soup Supper this Sunday evening with serving from 4:00 to 7:00 in the St. Valentine’s Hall in The Bend. It includes a choice of potato soup, vegetable soup, and/or chili, plus peanut butter sandwiches, relishes, dessert, and drink. Only $6 per person. Check it out.
The St. Isidore Parish, St. Joseph Catholic Church, in Island Grove, will have its Annual Fall Breakfast & Raffle this Sunday morning from 7:00 to 12:00. The menu includes whole hog sausage, ham, pancakes, fried eggs, scrambled eggs, homemade breads & rolls, and drinks. The $7 tickets for adults and $4 tickets for children 10 years old and under will be on sale at the door. Plus a country store and quilt raffle as well.
The Flora Gardens Care Center has rescheduled its First Annual Car Show for this Saturday afternoon from 1:00 to 4:00 at Charley Brown Park at the west edge of Flora, just off of old Route 50/250. The registration begins at 10:00 that morning. It’s free to all spectators, concessions for sale. All are invited.
The Sailor Springs Chowder is this coming Saturday with serving from 11:00 to 2:00. Also including barbeque, brats, pie, cake, and drink, either dine-in or carry-out. Bring your own containers for bulk chowder, but no glass containers. Plus, music from Liberty Road. Bring your lawn chairs. All are invited.
The Olney Lions Club is helping sponsor free eye screening for Diabetic Retinopathy during Saturday’s HealthFest 2018 at Olney Central College. That’s from 7:30 to 11:00. So stop by to have your eyes photographed free of charge. Early detection is a major factor in the prevention of visual loss.
The Illinois Eastern Community Colleges will host several Career Fair events over the next seven weeks. The first of which will be this Wednesday, October 3rd, at Frontier Community College in Fairfield. The hiring event will be held in FCC’s Workforce Education Building from 10:00 to 2:00. All are invited.
The White Squirrel Saddle Club will host Paul Daily and his Wild Horse Ministries tonight at the East Fork Arena, just north of the East Fork Damn in Olney. With the gates opening at 5:30, it all begins at 6:00 with free admission and concessions for purchase. A free will donation will be taken. All are invited out.