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Lifeguarding Certification Course
The Danville Family YMCA will be offering a Lifeguarding certification course beginning on Friday December 20th. Certification includes: Lifeguard, CPR, AED, First aid & 02 administration. Class schedule is available at the Danville YMCA or online at www.danvilleymca.org Participants will need to be at least 16 years of age and pass a prerequisite swim test. Max enrollment for the class is 10 individuals. Register at the Danville Family YMCA located at 1111 North Vermilion Street in Danville, IL or contact the YMCA at 442-0563 or email email@example.com for more information.
Veterans of Foreign Wars will be hosting another Holiday Dance on Friday December 20th! They will feature the Country Classic Band. Come out to Post 728, 8 Pine Street in Danville and hear country favorites from 7pm until 10pm. Price is $6.
Alice May Pundt
Visitation for Alice will be from 4 to 7pm EST on Friday at Shelby Funeral Home in Covington, IN. Funeral Services will begin at 1pm EST Saturday December 21st at Shelby Funeral Home.
Patricia Ann Rainboth
A funeral mass for Patricia will begin at 11am on Saturday December 21st at Holy Family Catholic Church in Danville. Visitation will be from 9 to 10:30am Saturday at Pape Family Funeral Home in Danville.
All You Can Eat Breakfast Buffet
Veterans of Foreign Wars will be hosting an All You Can Eat Breakfast Buffet from 7am until 9:30am on Saturday December 21st. Eggs scrambled/over easy, French toast, pancakes, biscuits, white sausage gravy, sausages, bacon, potatoes, orange juice, & coffee.
Be A Part of Change
Be A Part of Change by helping the Illinois tornado victims. Come out for the Fight Homelessness Fundrasier on December 21st, 2013, from noon to 4pm at Sarge's Tap, 409 E Main Street in Danville. The live charity auction begins at 1:30pm. Sarge's will be accepting donations for the auction from 7:30 to 10am. The first 50 people that come and give a $5 donation or more will recieve 1 free gift card from local restaurants, retail stores, hotels & more. Join for a Christmas dinner, $5 a plate. For more information, call 217-553-6876.
Let the members of Batestown United Methodist Church do your holiday baking! They will be hosting a Cookie Walk on December 21st, 2013 from 9am until 11am @ the corner of Batestown & Henning Roads in Danville. Mix & Match homemade cookies & candies for only $5 a pound. Enjoy a Cup of Coffee & a cookie while you shop. For any questions or more information, call 443-3077, 443-3135, or 446-7324.
Adopt-A-Senior for Christmas Event
Neighbor Love will be delivering gift bags of goodies to seniors during a Christmas Party at Danville Care Nursing Home on Saturday December 21st at 2:30pm. The goal is to deliver at least 70 gift bags. Adopt A Senior for Christmas is a great way to let a valuable senior know that someone still loves them. Neighbor Love is still looking for donors & volunteers for the project. Donors to make the bags possible and volunteers to assemble and deliver the bags are both needed. Check out www.adoptasenior.net for all the details about donating and volunteering!
Attorney Training Workshop
Peer Court, Inc. is having an Attorney Training Workshop on December 30th, 2013 between 9am and 3pm at the City of Danville Municipal Building, 17 W Main in Danville. They are looking for volunteers ages 13-18, interested in a career in Law, criminal justice, counseling, & education. Peer Court will provide lunch for volunteers. If you are interested in attending this event, please call 217-260-0023 or 217-260-0598 to sign up/get more information.
District 118 Parent University
District 118 Parent University is an event set up to empower parents and community members to become partners in supporting all students to reach their full potential to succeed. Event includes free food, engaging speakers & door prizes. All parents/guardians of District 118 students are invited to attend on Saturday January 11th, 2014 between 9:30am and 2pm. Registration begins at 9am at the Life Church, 2105 N. Bowman Ave. in Danville. Childcare and shuttle transportation will be provided as needed. For more information, visit www.danville.k12.il.us or call 217-444-1561.
Cancer Benefit for Bob Downing
Come out for a Cancer Benefit Event for Bob “Sponge Bob” Downing on Saturday January 4th, 2014 from 5pm until midnight at the Turtle Run Golf & Banquet Center in Danville. Benefit includes a cornhole tournament, a live auction, a live DJ & karaoke. Cornhole registration is from 5-5:30 & the tournament will begin at 6pm. Live auction begins at 8pm, DJ & karaoke to follow. Cash donations can be deposited at Landmark Credit Union to Bob Downing Cancer Benefit. Call 799-1548 for more information.