The East Orchard Christian Academy in Olney will have a fundraising Community Day at Monical’s Pizza in Olney Monday. Submit a fundraising flyer while ordering and a portion of your receipt will be donated to the EOCA. That’s throughout the day and night next Monday at Monical’s Pizza in Olney.
The Newton VFW will host a fundraiser this evening with serving from 4:00 until 8:00. They’ll feature plenty of food, music, and raffles. All to help Brian and Delores Willson with medical expenses.
The Drive’N Theatre, along Highway 33 east of Newton, will host a “Trunk or Treat” Halloween Party this evening from 4:00 to 8:00. A kid’s Halloween costume contest with a mini-parade is at 4:00 and the winners announced at 5:00. Then the 30-year anniversary showing of “Beetlejuice” at 6:00. All participants get a treat bag. All are invited. For more, go online at www.driventheatre.com.
The Olney Public Library will have a Local Heroes Party and Story Time at 1:00 this afternoon. The free event will feature local firefighters, police officers, and military personnel reading special stories. Light refreshments served, plus treat bags for the children. All ages are welcome.
The Olney Area Pilots Association will host their “Chili Fly-In” today with serving from 11:00 to 2:00 at the Olney/Noble Airport, located just off of Old Route 250 between Noble and Olney. Also serving hot dogs, homemade pie, and drinks for $7 per person. Either fly-in or drive-in. All are invited to stop by.
The Jasper County 5th and 6th grade bands and the Jasper County Junior High School have a pork burger fundraiser at the Eagles, on the south side of the Newton Square, today, from 10:00 to 1:00.
The Clay County Hospital in Flora will host its Third Annual Health and Wellness Expo this morning from 9:30 to 11:30. There will be several screenings, health exhibits, giveaways and informational material.