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Calendar of events around Jacksonville, Illinois this week

Winchester United Methodist Men’s Competition: 9 a.m., four-way stop at Scotty’s, Winchester. Prices vary. | Pork chops, hot dogs and bake sale.

Home, Health and Garden Fair: 9:00 a.m., Morgan County Fairground, 110 N. Westgate Ave. Prices vary. | Seasonal essentials with over 20 local businesses.

Woodlawn Farm Tours: 1-4 p.m., Woodlawn Farm, 1463 Gierke Road. Suggested donation $5 for adults, $3 for children under 10. | Educational tour of an 1840s farmhouse that was an Underground Railroad site.

Pike County Museums: Noon to 4 p.m., Pike County Museums, 340 E. Jefferson St., Pittsfield. | Historic East School and Museum, Pike County All-Wars Museum and Pike County Military Heritage Museum are open for the season every Saturday and Sunday.


Bob Glenon: 3 p.m., The Bloody Bucket, 201 E. Main St., Grafton. | Live music.

Opening of the gallery: 6-8 p.m., The David Strawn Art Gallery, 331 W. College Ave. | Plein air paintings by Allen Kriegshauser. Exhibition until May 29.

Mother’s Day Sunset Cruise: 6 p.m., Port of Grafton, 215 W. Water St. $31. | For more information, call 618-786-7678 or visit graftonharbor.com.

ISU Chamber Music Concert: 7:00 p.m., UIS Performing Arts Center, 1 University Plaza, Springfield. Free | With ISU and the Illinois Youth Symphony Orchestra. Event broadcast live from the UIS Studio Theater. In person or online at uis.edu/music.

Cabaret of budding artists: 7 p.m., Hoogland Center for the Arts, 420 S. Sixth St., Springfield. $10 to $15. | Various performances including music, poetry and dance. For tickets and more information, go to hcfta.org or call 217-523-2787.

Jake’s leg: 7 p.m., Loading Dock, 401 E. Front St., Grafton. | Live music.

Jeff Young and Bad Grandfathers: 7 p.m., Jacksonville AmVets, 210 E. Court St. | Live music.

Keyboard inspiration: 7:30 p.m., Illinois College Rammelkamp Chapel, 215 Park Street | Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra and Chorale with a special performance by virtuoso pianist Stephen Beus.

Sunday

Mother’s Day Brunch Cruise: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Port of Grafton, 215 W. Water St. $47 | Meal prepared by the Grafton Oyster Bar. For more information, call 618-786-7678 or visit graftonharbor.com.

Pike County Museums: Noon to 4 p.m., Pike County Museums, 340 E. Jefferson St., Pittsfield. | Historic East School and Museum, Pike County All-Wars Museum and Pike County Military Heritage Museum are open for the season every Saturday and Sunday.

Woodlawn Farm Tours: 1-4 p.m., Woodlawn Farm, 1463 Gierke Road. Suggested donation $5 for adults, $3 for children under 10. | Educational tour of an 1840s farmhouse that was an Underground Railroad site.

Cabaret of budding artists: 2 p.m., Hoogland Center for the Arts, 420 S. Sixth St., Springfield. $10 to $15. | Various performances including music, poetry and dance. For tickets and more information, go to hcfta.org or call 217-523-2787.

Mother’s Day Cruise: 2-3 p.m., Port of Grafton, 215 W. Water St. Ticket prices vary. | For more information, call 618-786-7678 or visit graftonharbor.com.

Wade Trent: 2-5 p.m., Bloody Bucket, 201 E. Main St., Grafton | Live music.

Griffin and the Gargoyles: 3-7 p.m., The Loading Dock, 401 E. Front St., Grafton. | Live music.

Monday

Gift of products and bakery: 9 a.m. to noon, Jacksonville Food Center, 316 E. State St. Free | For residents of Morgan County.

Community walking group: 11 a.m., Boyd Hospital Wellness Center, Eighth and School Streets, Carrollton. Free for Wellness Center members, $1 for non-members. | For more information and to register, call Dawn at 217-942-6946 ext. 1352.

Free lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Salvation Army, 331 W. Douglas Ave. | Meals in take-out containers can be picked up at the side door.

Walking for well-being: 12:30-3pm, First Christian Church, 2106 S. Main St. Free | Indoor walking program offered year-round Monday through Thursday. For more information, call 217-243-6445.

Spirit of Faith Soup Kitchen: 3:30-4pm, Spirit of Faith Soup Kitchen, 105 E. Dunlap St. Free | Serve take-out meals for anyone in need.

Tuesday

Gift of products and bakery: 9 a.m. to noon, Jacksonville Food Center, 316 E. State St. Free | For residents of Morgan County.

Waverly Preschool Screening: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., First Baptist Church, 180 N. Grove St., Waverly. Free | To make an appointment, call 217-435-2331.

Free lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Salvation Army, 331 W. Douglas Ave. | Meals in take-out containers can be picked up at the side door.

Walking for well-being: 12:30-3pm, First Christian Church, 2106 S. Main St. Free | Indoor walking program offered year-round Monday through Thursday. For more information, call 217-243-6445.

Spirit of Faith Soup Kitchen: 3:30-4pm, Spirit of Faith Soup Kitchen, 105 E. Dunlap St. Free | Serve take-out meals for anyone in need.

Cloudbreaking: Women Airwomen of Illinois: 6:30 p.m., Illinois State Museum Zoom event. Free with registration. | With educator Kate Suits. Advance registration required at bit.ly/ILFemaleAviators For more information, contact [email protected] or 217-558-6696.

Wednesday

Gift of products and bakery: 9:00 a.m., noon, Jacksonville Food Center, 316 E. State St. Free | For residents of Morgan County.

Story time: 10:00 a.m., Jacksonville Public Library, 201 W. College Ave. Free | Stories and a job. For more information, call 217-243-5435 or email [email protected]

Free lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Salvation Army, 331 W. Douglas Ave. | Meals in take-out containers can be picked up at the side door.

Walking for well-being: 12:30-3pm, First Christian Church, 2106 S. Main St. Free | Indoor walking program offered year-round Monday through Thursday. For more information, call 217-243-6445.

Distribution of food products: 1:15 p.m., Salvation Army, 331 W. Douglas Ave. Free | For residents eligible for Morgan County income. Bring proof of residency and a box for food.

Spirit of Faith Soup Kitchen: 3:30-4pm, Spirit of Faith Soup Kitchen, 105 E. Dunlap St. Free | Serve take-out meals for anyone in need.

Community walking group: 3:30 p.m., Boyd Hospital Wellness Center, Eighth and School Streets, Carrollton. Free for Wellness Center members, $1 for non-members. | For more information and to register, all Dawn at 217-942-6946 ext. 1352.

Chicken and Fish Dinner: 5-7 p.m. American Legion Bluffs. Adults $12, children 11 and under $5. | The menu includes fried chicken, fish, sides, dessert and a drink. All you can eat. Take away available.

The miracle of birth: 6 p.m., Jacksonville Memorial Hospital, 1600 W. Walnut St. | For more information, call 217-245-9541.

County Line Dancing Club Class: 6:30 p.m., The Hangout Bar & Grill, 901 W. Superior Ave. $5.

Tropical Wine Dinner: 6:30 p.m., Pere Marquette Lodge & Conference Center, 13653 Lodge Blvd., Grafton. $55 to $60 | A gourmet and oenological evening. For tickets and more information, call Arielle at 618-786-2331 ext. 338.

Bible Discourses:7 p.m., Jenkins Education Complex, 409 Hardin Ave. | Sign language interpretation available. For more information, call Dana Jacobsen at 224-422-0217 or Kamela LiaBraaten at 309-415-1933.

Thusday

Room golf outing: 11:30 a.m., Links Golf Course, 319 Holkenbrink Drive. $60 | Lunch and registration 11:30 a.m. Shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. Price includes green fees, cart, lunch, prizes and two drink tickets. To register and more information, go to jacksonvilleareeachamber.org or call 217-245-2174

Gift of products and bakery: 9 a.m. to noon, Jacksonville Food Center, 316 E. State St. Free | For residents of Morgan County.

Free lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Salvation Army, 331 W. Douglas Ave. | Meals in take-out containers can be picked up at the side door.

Walking for well-being: 12:30-3pm, First Christian Church, 2106 S. Main St. Free | Indoor walking program offered year-round Monday through Thursday. For more information, call 217-243-6445.

Spirit of Faith Soup Kitchen: 3:30-4pm, Spirit of Faith Soup Kitchen, 105 E. Dunlap St. Free | Serve take-out meals for anyone in need.

Roast from Keith Bradbury: 5 p.m., Hamilton’s, 110 N. East St. $35 pp, table of eight $250. | Jacksonville Promise Roast hosted by attorney Ryan Byers. Cocktails start at 5 p.m. Dinner at 6 p.m. Roasting begins at 7 p.m. To reserve, call Lynne Sheaff at 217-670-9371.

Local author event: 5:30 p.m., Carlinville Public Library, 510 N. Broad St. Free | The guest speaker is author and historical researcher Tom Emery. The program is based on his book, “The Civil War in Illinois.” For more information, call 217-854-3505 or [email protected]

Women’s Health Night: 6-8 p.m., Cass County Health Department, 8590 St. Luke’s Drive, Beardstown. | Local resources, manicures, massages, light catering. Reservations are required by contacting the health department at 217-452-3057, ext. 1321, or by emailing [email protected]

Explore Foods: Asian Infusion: 6-7:30 p.m., Illinois State Museum Zoom event. Free with registration. | Explore Asian dishes with Chef Michael Maddox. Pre-registration is required at bit.ly/ISMAsianFood. For more information, contact [email protected] or 217-782-0061.

Friday

Preschool Bluffs Screening: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Bluffs School Library, 100 Rockwood Street Free | To make an appointment, call 217-754-3714.

Gift of products and bakery: 9 a.m. to noon, Jacksonville Food Center, 316 E. State St. Free | For residents of Morgan County.

Free lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Salvation Army, 331 W. Douglas Ave. | Meals in take-out containers can be picked up at the side door.

Gift of products and bakery: 12:30 p.m.-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 331 W. Douglas Ave. Free.

Art in the Park: 6-8 p.m., Art Zeeck Park, Beardstown. | Art in the Park, followed by the movie “Encanto”.

Scott and Carl: 6 p.m., Loading Dock, 401 Front Street, Grafton. | Live music.

Trey Kennedy: Are you for real? To visit: 7:00 p.m., UIS Performing Arts Center, 1 University Plaza, Springfield. $29 | For tickets or more information, go to uispac.com or call 217-206-6160.

The Springfield Theater Center presents Miscast Cabaret: 8 p.m., Hoogland Center for the Arts, 420 S. Sixth St., Springfield. $20 | Some favorite musical theater songs with a genre-swapping twist. For tickets and more information, visit hcfta.org.

A twin bill on the creative process: 8 p.m., Hoogland Center for the Arts, 420 S. Sixth St., Springfield. $18 to $20 | Two best-selling writers face the old dilemma of authors, writers block. For tickets and more information, visit hcfta.org.

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