Jaguars Men's team hosts Morraine Valley this afternoon at 4pm at Mary Miller Complex at DACC. Click here to listen live online.
Submit Your Public Service Announcements
Send your non-profit group or organization announcements at least two weeks in advance via email to TomBarnes@neuhoffmedia.com, fax to (217) 431-1489, or mail it to Neuhoff Media, 1501 N. Washington, Danville, IL 61832.
Benefit for Ronnie Cravens
Texas Longbranch Tavern will be hosting a benefit for Ronnie Cravens on December 7th, 2013. Event includes dinner, a 9 ball pool tourney, a special colt .32 auction, a 50/50 raffle, dinner & much more. Event is from 12pm and will go until the lights turn out at the tavern. There is a minimum $5 donation required. For more information, call 202-9544.
DHS Varsity Cheer Grams
This holiday season, the Danville High School competition cheerleaders will be performing cheer grams. When you send a cheer gram, the squad will travel anywhere in the District 118 area to share their holiday spirit with your family & friends. Proceeds will help fund this year's cheerleading competition costs. On Sunday December 1st and Saturday December 7th, the team will peform to your favorite holiday tunes and present the recipient with a small token stating this fun and unique gift is from you. Call 304-3135 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to order a cheer gram.
Christmas Auction in Kingman
The Kingman Volunteer Fire Department is having its annual Christmas Auction on Saturday December 7th at 5pm at the firehouse in Kingman. Food will be served by the fire department. For any questions, please call 765-498-3850.
Live Nativity Scene
There will be a Live Nativity Scene at Stringtown Church of God, 7 miles south of Covington, IN on Saturday December 7th & Sunday December 8th from 6pm until 8:30pm (Indiana time). You may drive or walk through to view the nativity, complete with live animals. Afterwards, join for a bowl of homemade soup, a sandwich, & cookies. For more information, please call 765-793-1110.
Christmas Party at Crazyman's Hideaway
Crazyman’s Hideaway will be hosting a Christmas Party for the public on Sunday December 8th, 2013 from 1 to 3pm. Come out for games, bounce house, crafts, cookie decorating, story time, & a puppet show at 2pm. Get your pictures taken with the angel and/or shepherd. For more information, please call 765-585-2341. Donations would be appreciated but are not required.
Health Insurance Informational Meeting
PACE, Inc. will be hosting an informational event to educate Vermilion County community members about the new health insurance options on December 10th, 2013 at the David S. Palmer Arena. Get signed up for the event any time between 1pm and 7pm. Presentations will be held at 2pm, 4pm, & 6pm.
The last dates to take the 2002 GED test will be December 10th & 11th, 2013. This last opportunity to take the exam is offered to anyone who has passed part, but not the entire GED test. There will be two GED refresher sessions on Wednesday December 4th from 1pm to 5pm and Thursday December 5th from 6pm to 8pm. Tutors will be available for each of the five subject areas, reading, writing/essay, social studies, math & science, as well as the US and Illinois constitutions. This is a free service and participants do not have to be DACC students to attend. Call to register at 443-8782.
Affordable Healthcare Enrollment Extravaganza
PACE, Inc. is hosting an “Enrollment Extravaganza” to sign-up members of the Champaign, Douglas, Edgar, Piatt & Vermilion County communities for affordable healthcare available through Get Covered Illinois on December 13th & 14th between 9am and 9pm at 1317 E. Florida Ave. in Urbana. Navigators will be on site to answer questions and assist in enrollment. Bring financial information to expedite the application process. For more information, visit www.getcoveredillinois.gov or call (217) 344-5433.
The 37th Annual Westville Santa's Anonymous is well underway and Santa's elves are in need of the community's help. Annual toy collection barrels have been placed at Judith Giacoma School, Westville American Legion Post 51, Landmark Credit Union, Dollar General Westville, Dollar General Tilton, New Wave Communications, Big R Tilton, Subway Westville, Stone Mountain Cafe, Casey's Westville, MS Salon (collecting caps, scarves, mittens.) Now accepting new or gently used toys & wrapping paper. You can also donate cash by calling 267-3313 or 267- 7737. No longer accepting clothing, coats, socks/underwear, as the need has been fulfilled.
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.
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!