APPLE DAY FESTIVAL THIS WEEKEND IN GREENVILLE
The 20th annual Apple Day is this Saturday, October 1 on the Greenville square. The day begins at 7:00 a.m. with a Farmer’s Market, live music by the WildFlower Conspiracy at 9:00 and the apple dessert contest at 10:00. Also at 10:00 a.m., the Greenville Public Library will have Story Time with the theme “Fall Fun.” AMVETS will be serving sandwiches with Wes Pourchot supervising the cooking. There will be craft booths to visit, kettle corn, and fun for all ages at the 2011 of Apple Day in downtown Greenville.
DUDLEYVILLE 4-H TO PREPARE HOLIDAY CARE PACKAGES FOR TROOPS
Dudleyville 4-H club members will be putting together holiday care packages for our fighting men and women to be mailed October 30. Please leave monetary donations at the U of I Extension Office by October 23. You may also donate snack-sized food items, travel-size personal care items, handheld games, playing cards, and journal-size stationary. Please leave these items, as well as names and addresses of soldiers actively fighting overseas, at the Extension Office. For more information, call the U of I Extension Office at 664-3665.
44TH ANNUAL PANTHER 5K ROAD RACE OCTOBER 14
The 44th annual Panther 5K Road Race is October 14 at Greenville College. The race starts at 8:00 a.m. near the corner of College Avenue and Spruce Street. You may register the day of the event at 7:00 a.m. or online at www.greenville.edu/marketplace. The registration fee is $20.00 which includes breakfast and a T-shirt. There is a children’s fun run for children ten years old and younger starting at 8:40 a.m. For more information, call Pam at 664-6513.