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Gospel Singing

There will be a gospel singing featuring Stormy Bennett & Kelly Latrell at the Esther United Methodist Church on Saturday, October 2 at 6:00 pm. 


Elvins Food Pantry 6th Annual Poker Run

Registration is from 8:00 am to 10:00 am at Desloge Walmart parking lot. Registration fee: $15 for the first hand, additional hands are $10.There will be prizes for: High Hand and 2nd place. 

For more information call 573-315-8205.


West County Elementary Blood Drive

Location: West County Elementary- 625 Chariton Ave. Park Hills, MO

Date: Tuesday, September 28

Time: 1:45 pm-6:00 pm


To schedule an appointment call Nurse Casey at (573) 562-2210

OR

you can visit redcrossblood.org and enter the event date

OR

you can call 1-800-RED CROSS


Hillview Memorial Garden Clean up

The fall cemetery and lot decoration clean up will begin on Monday, October 4 at Hillview Memorial Gardens and Mausoleum. Lot owners are requested to remove any decorations they wish to save before October 4th. 

For questions, please call (573) 756-5257.


L.I.F.E. Center Movie Nights

The L.I.F.E. Center for Independent Living will be presenting a movie as a part of their "Summer Movie Nights." This month there will be a family fun baseball movie that will be great entertainment for all. For future movie titles go to www.facebook.com/lifecenterinc or call them at 800-596-2737. The movie is fully licensed and free to the public. This event also offers free popcorn, hot dogs and refreshments. All you need to bring are blankets, chairs and your children. The L.I.F.E. Center looks forward to seeing you there. 


L.I.F.E, Inc. and Prairie Farms Partner Up

The L.I.F.E Center for Independent Living has partnered with Prairie Farms Dairy to brighten the lives of senior citizens in their service area. They will be visiting local nutrition centers and schedule ice cream socials or "Banana Split Socials" where L.I.F.E can reach out to senior citizens to educate them on the services that the center provides that may assist these seniors with living independently.

There will be ice cream, all the "fixins" and the L.I.F.E Center will be there to provide education about their resources, answer any questions and give away door prizes. You can call 573-756-4314 for future dates. 


Dine Out for United Way

Here is the list of this year's participating restaurants:

Thursday, Sept. 23                          Steak N Shake (Farmington)


Thursday, Sept. 30                          El Tapatio (Farmington)

                                                           Hub's Pub and Grill (Bonne Terre)


Thursday, Oct. 7                              McDonald's (Both Farm. Locations)

                                                           El Tapatio (Park Hills)


Thursday, Oct. 14                            CiCi's Pizza (Farmington)

                                                           Huddle House (Bonne Terre and                                                                   Leadington)


Thursday Oct. 21                             Little Caesar's Pizza (Desloge &                                                                    Farmington)


Thursday, Oct. 28                             Domino's Pizza (Bonne Terre, Park                                                              Hills and Farmington)


Thursday, Nov. 4                               Shogun Japanese Steak House                                                                   (Farmington)

                                                             Qdoba Mexican Eats                                                                                       (Farmington) 

If you wish to sign up for the 2021 Bell Ringing Campaign, you can call United Way office at 573-760-8929 or email them at director@unitedwayofsfc.org or check their website at untiedwayofsfc.org.


Food Pantry

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Park Hills host a public food pantry each Friday from 7:30 AM until 9:30 AM.

Chicken and Dumplings

Knights of Columbus #1088 will be serving chicken and dumplings the first Thursday of every month. Offering carryout only at this time.

Adults-$8.00, Kids- (6-10) $4.00

Chicken and dumplings, green beans, applesauce, coleslaw and dessert. No Drinks 

Let us cook for you! 3:30 PM-6:30PM, 7897 Berry Road, Bonne Terre

WCC Hope Center

West County Community Hope Center; Sharing Hope in Jesus Christ by building relationships and bridging networks.

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9:00 am-4:00 pm, meet with area agencies: EMAA, Presbyterian Children's Services, Life Center, Job Center, Probation and Parole, Great Mines Health Center Behavioral Tele-Health by appointment now with medical and dental available in the fall.

Join Support Groups:

NOW first step (recovery) Wednesday 7:00-8:30 PM

NOW grief group- Friday 11:30-1:00 PM luncheon

NOW HiSET (GED)- Tuesday 6:00-9:00 PM 

Sign up for fall groups: Parenting, Budgeting, and StepUP

Mental Health First Aid training, Friday, August 14, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Call 573-562-81234 or 573-631-8126 for more information.

Bingo

Farmington VFW Post 5896 is hosting Bingo every Thursday. The $6 entrance fee includes bingo cards! Doors open at 3:30 pm. Event games and pull tab sales start at 4:00 pm. For more information call 573-756-1695 or 573-756-8852.