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Diabetes support group meeting scheduled Feb. 22 in Carthage

A diabetes support group meeting will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22, in the Community Room at Memorial Medical Building, 1450 N. County Road 2050.

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Hamilton United Methodist women plan soup supper

The Hamilton United Methodist women have scheduled their annual soup supper from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, in the church fellowship hall, Ninth and Walnut.

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Hamilton Public Library offers several events

HAMILTON, Ill. -- The Hamilton Public Library will be offering several events in February. A Lego Challenge will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 16. An art activity will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19. The Adult Book Club will meet at 1 p.m. Monday, Feb.

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Theatre offers tour guide training

QUINCY -- Quincy Community Theatre is seeking community members to join its team of theatre tour guides this spring. QCT's first-ever Tour Guide Training session will be held Saturday, Feb. 17, from 10 a.m. to noon. This free session, open to ages 16 and o

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Blessing holds first Wellness Walk

QUINCY -- Dr. Irving Schwartz, a cardiologist at Blessing Physician Services, will host an event for those who want to make walking a part of their exercise routine, to the Quincy Mall Fountain Court area at 8 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, for the first monthly

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QU to host Graduate Studies Night

QUINCY -- Quincy University's Office of Graduate Studies will be hosting a Graduate Studies Night from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 21 in the Hall of Fame Room in the Health and Fitness Center at 20th and Oak. Potential students will meet faculty, explore the cu

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Deadline for Pike County tourism grant is March 1

The deadline for the next round of grants through the Accommodations Tax Project Funding Program is March 1.

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Quincy Noon Kiwanis Club organizes charity auction

The Quincy Noon Kiwanis will host a charity auction at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 17 at the Quincy Mall Center Court with all proceeds distributed to local organizations that help children.

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Voice Choice karaoke fundraiser benefits Quincy Hospitality House

Tri-States Voice Choice, the Quincy Hospitality House fundraiser, began Thursday at the Abbey and will continue at several locations through March 14 before its finale March 30.

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JWCC hosts information session for truck driver training program

An information session about the truck driver training program at John Wood Community College will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19. at the Workforce Development Center, 4220 Kochs Lane, Quincy. The next class starts Monday, March 12.