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Pleasant Grove UMC hosting ice cream social

LIBERTY, Ill. -- Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church is hosting an ice cream social from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 8, at the church, located one mile south of the Quincy Airport on the Plainville Blacktop. The menu includes maid-rites, hot dogs,

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Legacy Theater to host viewing of Honor Flight DVD

CARTHAGE, Ill. -- The National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution and the Shadrach Bond Chapter of Hancock County will host a showing of the 2016 Honor Flight DVD at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 4, at the Legacy Theater, 1160 Buchanan. Doors open a

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Trinity UCC holding Vacation Bible School

QUINCY -- Trinity Church invites children to experience "Maker Fun Factory: Created By God, Built for Purpose." Vacation Bible School is held 6:30 to 9 p.m. from June 25 to June 30. "Maker Fun Factory" is filled with Bible-learning experiences where kids

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Centennial Ebenezer UMC hosting ice cream social June 24

BIG NECK, Ill. -- Centennial Ebenezer United Methodist Church will hold an ice cream social at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 24. The menu will include homemade chocolate, vanilla, pineapple and banana ice cream; ham salad, chicken salad, peanut butter and jelly sa

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Diabetes Support Group meeting to focus on travelling with diabetes

CARTHAGE, Ill. -- A Diabetes Support Group meeting will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday, June 22, at the Hancock County Health Department Conference Room. This month, the topic will be "Travelling With Diabetes." Topics will include ways to track your food in

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Log cabin village to be featured on Illinois Stories

QUINCY -- Mark McDonald from Illinois Stories recorded a segment about the disassembly of the Fraser Log Cabin during a workshop held in April. The log cabin community on Quinsippi Island served as a classroom for those learning to reconstruct them. The pr

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Event to spotlight Twain home

The next Hannibal Arts Council Arty Party will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at the Hannibal Arts Council, 105 S. Main Street.

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Amateur radio 'Field Day' to be June 25-26

QUINCY -- Members of the Western Illinois Amateur Radio Club and the Hannibal Amateur Radio Club will join for the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise Friday and Saturday, June 24 and 25, at the Emergency Operations Center at the Adams County America

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Quincy University holding music camp concert June 21

QUINCY -- Quincy University will close its Percussion Ensemble Camp with a concert at 4 p.m. Wednesday, June 21, at Connie Niemann Center for Music, 18th and Seminary Road. Seventeen students from seven different school districts are participating. For mor

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QND boys soccer team hosting camp

QUINCY -- Quincy Notre Dame's boys soccer team will host an elementary soccer camp 6:30 to 8 p.m. July 24-27 at QND, 10th and Jackson. Cost is $30 for boys entering grades kindergarten through sixth. Forms are available at the QND website, quincynotredame.