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By The Staff

Thursday, July 31

✔ TOPS IL 2490 will meet from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at First Baptist Church in Ramsey. Weigh-in is from 9-9:30 a.m. For more information, contact Dovie Heaton-Bergin at 283-1729.
✔ An American Red Cross blood drive will be held from 2-7 p.m. in the gym at First Baptist Church in Ramsey.
✔ CenterPointe Church, located at 1616 Veterans Ave. in Vandalia, is holding free Weekly Fit Club sessions at 6 p.m. every Thursday.
✔ TOPS IL 1872, Ramsey, will meet at the Christian Church in Ramsey. Weigh-in is at 6:20 p.m., and the meeting is at 7 p.m.
Friday, August 1

✔ Evans Public Library's Teen Advisory Board will meet at 4 p.m. Teens interested in joining the board should contact Shawna Sprague at the library, 283-2824.
✔ The Vandalia Community High School class of 1984 will hold a reunion gathering on Friday evening at The Copper  Penny.
✔ The Vandalia Swimming Pool staff will be carhopping for tips at Sonic from 5-9 p.m., with all tips and donations going to the "Save Our Pool" fund.
Saturday, August 2

✔ The Vandalia Community High School class of 1984 will hold a golf scramble in the morning at Vandalia Country and Golf Club, and a "complete entertainment extravaganza" in the evening.
✔ The Vandalia Swimming Pool will hold Luau Pack the Pool Night from 6-8 p.m. Admission is $2 per person, with children age 4 and under admitted free of charge. Season passes will not be honored, since the pool is ordinarily closed to the public on Saturday evenings. People are encouraged to wear luau clothes.
Sunday, August 3

✔ The annual Moose Family Picnic will he held at the Shrine Club from 1-4 p.m., with games starting at 2 p.m. The party will include a bounce house, train rides, a candy cannon and AirEvac Lifeteam helicopter. The picnic is free and open to all Moose members and their families.
Monday, August 4

✔ The Women of the Moose meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Vandalia Moose Lodge.
✔ The Vandalia City Council meets at 7:30 p.m. at city hall.
Tuesday, August 5
✔ The Grandparents/Relatives Raising Children support group will meet from 1-2 p.m. at Evans Public Library in Vandalia. For more information, contact Trisha Katt, support group facilitator, at 1-888-560-8805, ext. 1062.
✔ Evans Public Library in Vandalia will hold a story time at 10 a.m. Children of all ages are welcome to attend.
✔ The Vandalia Rotary Club meets at noon at Ponderosa Steakhouse.
✔ The Fayette County Hospital Auxiliary meets at noon in the conference room at the hospital. All members are asked to attend.
✔ TOPS IL 2020 will meet in the Fayette County Hospital conference room. Weigh-in is from 5-5:30 p.m., with the meeting to follow.
✔ A Weight Watchers meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Vandalia; weigh-in is at 5 p.m. Visitors are welcome to attend the meeting free of charge.
✔ Rainbow Reflections, a grief support group, will meet from 6-7 p.m. in Wesley Hall at First United Methodist Church, 127 N. Fourth St., Vandalia. Those planning to attend are asked to contact Mary Miller, 292-5366.
✔ The Fayette County Genealogical and Historical Society will meet at 6 p.m. at Evans Public Library in Vandalia. Linda Hanabarger will be the featured speaker on the topic, "Notes on St. Paul History. The meeting will also include an update on the cemetery headstone repair project.
✔ The Evans Public Library Board of Trustees meets at 7 p.m. at the library.
Wednesday, August 6
✔ The Vandalia Chamber of Commerce meets at noon in the Lincoln Room at Ponderosa Steakhouse. A luncheon is followed by a business meeting and a program.
✔ An American Red Cross blood drive will be held from 3-7 p.m. at Liberty Christian Church, north of Brownstown.
Thursday, August 7

✔ TOPS IL 2490 will meet from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at First Baptist Church in Ramsey. Weigh-in is from 9-9:30 a.m. For more information, contact Dovie Heaton-Bergin at 283-1729.
✔ CenterPointe Church, located at 1616 Veterans Ave. in Vandalia, is holding free Weekly Fit Club sessions at 6 p.m. every Thursday.
✔ TOPS IL 1872, Ramsey, will meet at the Christian Church in Ramsey. Weigh-in is at 6:20 p.m., and the meeting is at 7 p.m.