An aide to Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) will be available in Salem and Nashville next week to assist area constituents with any problems they may be having with federal government agencies. On Wednesday, May 30, the staff member will be at the Office of Illinois State Representative John Cavaletto (1370 West Main Street in
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ACTIVITIES Wednesday, May 23 Narcotics Anonymous meeting, Washington County Hospital, education and wellness center, use education center doors, 7 p.m. Open Gym Nights for Youth, Nashville Community Center, sponsored by Nashville Assembly of God, 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 24 Farmer’s Market, Around The Courthouse, 7-11 a.m. Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon, First Presbyterian Church,
Out walking with the dogs? Cool down later and STILL help out the cause! Nashville First Presbyterian Church will be holding a Strawberry Social on Saturday, June 2, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. There will be Sloppy Joes, Hot Dogs, Chips, Cake, Ice Cream, and Strawberries The cost is $6, and carry-outs are available. Proceeds
The Nashville Farmer’s Market has opened for business for 2018 and every Thursday, shoppers can see what’s freshly grown or made and up for sale there. The first week at the market was a rainy one, but the second, on Thursday, May 10, had much nicer weather and more vendors came out (see photos here).
ACTIVITIES Wednesday, May 16 Washington County Hospital Health Fair, WCH, 7 to 10 a.m. Open Gym Nights for Youth, Nashville Community Center, sponsored by Nashville Assembly of God, 7 to 8 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous meeting, Washington County Hospital, education and wellness center, use education center doors, 7 p.m. Blood pressure and blood sugar screenings at
Summer Concerts, held at Memorial Park since the renovation of the Washington County Courthouse began, will be returning to the Courthouse lawn for 2018. By Alex Haglund Now that Shakespeare in the Park is done (see page A6), the Washington County Arts Council is moving on to their next big thing, 2018’s summer concert series!
Pop Palooza And Carnival To Be Held At Back Lawn Of High School On Saturday, May 19 By Alex Haglund Things will be popping this Saturday, May 19, when Nashville Community High School will host the first Pop Palooza and Carnival, on the back lawn of NCHS, from 3 to 7 p.m. The beginnings of
ACTIVITIES Wednesday, May 9 Open Gym Nights for Youth, Nashville Community Center, sponsored by Nashville Assembly of God, 7 to 8 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous meeting, Washington County Hospital, education and wellness center, use ER doors, 7 p.m. Blood pressure and blood sugar screenings at Okawville Senior Center, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Thursday, May 10
Julia Stemper of Stone Soup Shakespeare, CENTER, leads NCHS English students through a workshop on Wednesday, May 2. Stone Soup Shakespeare will be in Nashville again on Thursday, May 10, when they will present “The Taming of the Shrew” in a Washington County Arts Council-sponsored performance at Memorial Park at 6 p.m. Shakespeare’s comedy The