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Community Calendar

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By The Staff

Thursday, June 2

✔ The Summer Lunches for Kids program gets under way. The lunches will be available from 11-11:30 a.m. every Monday and Thursday through Aug. 18 at the American Legion Home and in Rogier Park in Vandalia, at the township building in Shobonier and at the township garage in Vera.
✔ 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.
✔ 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. For more information, contact Donna Morell at 423-2916.
Friday, June 3

✔ The village of Brownstown will hold village-wide garage sales from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. on Friday and from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday. Maps of garage sales are available at Victory Lane and Mark's Cafe.
Saturday, June 4
✔ The Brownstown High School cheerleaders will hold a car wash from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at Andy's Auto Body on U.S. Route 40 in Brownstown.
✔ The village of Brownstown will hold village-wide garage sales from 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
✔ The Fayette County Relay for Life will be held at Rogier Park. The grounds open at 4:30 p.m., the opening ceremony is at 6 p.m., and the closing ceremony is at 5 a.m. on Sunday. A complete schedule appears elsewhere in today's issue.
✔ A country music dance and potluck is held from 7-10 p.m. every Saturday at 202 W. Madison St. in Ramsey (the former Baptist Church). Admission is $5.
✔ A country music dance is held from 7-10 p.m. every Saturday at the old Seminary Schoolhouse south of Hagarstown. For more information, call 267-8386 or 367-1506.
Sunday, June 5
✔ A horse show will be held at the Okaw Saddle Club, located northwest of Vandalia at Thrill Hill Road and Lake Wood Drive. The pleasure class begins at 9 a.m., and the speed class begins at 1 p.m.
Monday, June 6
✔ The Vandalia City Council will meet at 7:30 p.m. at city hall.
Tuesday, June 7

✔ Evans Public Library will hold a preschool lapsit story time at 10 a.m. at the library. The June theme is "A Midsummer Knight's Read." The lapsit is being combined with the library's summer reading program.
✔ The Vandalia Rotary Club will meet at noon at Ponderosa Steakhouse.
✔ Heartland Human Services will hold a Caregiver Connection seminar from 3-4 p.m. in the conference room at Brookstone Estates, 1607 W. Fillmore St., Vandalia. The topic of this month's seminar is the Fayette County Health Department. Refreshments will be provided.
✔ The Vandalia Women of the Moose will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Vandalia Moose Lodge.
Wednesday, June 8

✔ The Fayette County Interagency Council will meet from 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Fiesta Banquet Room at Los Amigos Restaurant on Veterans Avenue in Vandalia.
✔ TOPS IL 2020 will meet at 5:45 p.m. in the Fayette County Hospital conference room. Weigh-in is from 5-5:40 p.m.
Thursday, June 9

✔ 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.
✔ 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.