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JWCC to offer hands-on STEM education to students

John Wood Community College will offer "Nuts, Bolts and Thingamajigs" to students 12 through 16 years of age this June at the JWCC Workforce Development Center, located at 4220 Koch's Lane in Quincy.

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Blessing to host open house in Golden on Wednesday

Blessing Physician Services' East Adams Clinic staff will host an open house from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday for community members to view the recently updated building.

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Camp Callahan to host a fundraiser

Camp Callahan is hosting a Summer Jam fundraiser at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at the Village Vineyard and Winery, 337 N. Vermont, Camp Point. Admission is a $10 donation to Camp Callahan. The event will feature live music starting at 3 p.m.

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Canton Public Library hosting summer reading program

Canton Public Library is hosting a kick-off event for the 2019 Summer Reading Program, "A Universe of Stories" with a mobile planetarium visit from Challenger Learning Center. This event will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, May 22.

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Memorial Day Craft Show at Cambre House and Farm

The Cambre House and Farm will be celebrating it's third annual craft show and open house on Memorial Day, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, May 27. The event is free open to the public.

Quincy News

Portions of Maine, Ninth to close Monday for sewer manhole repair

Portions of Maine and Ninth streets will close beginning at 7 a.m. Monday, May 20, for repair of sewer manholes in the area.

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Sorority plans 10th annual fundraiser for hospital

Beta Zeta Chapter of Epsilon Sigma Alpha Sorority is hosting its 10th annual fundraiser for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. The event will be from 6 to 11 p.m. Friday at Spirit Knob Winery in Ursa.

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Villa Kathrine open house, tours offered Sunday

Friends of the Castle will celebrate Preservation Week with an annual open house from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 12, at Villa Kathrine.

Quincy News

Portion of Hampshire, 10th streets to close for sewer work

Hampshire between 10th and 11th streets, and 10th between Hampshire and Vermont streets will be closed to traffic starting Monday to allow for the repair of sewer manholes in the area.

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Inaugural Career Launch Signing Day is May 22

Partners on the Adams County Works Career Guidance team are hosting the first Career Launch Signing Day at 4 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, at the Quincy Community Theatre inside the Oakley Lindsay Center, 300 Civic Center Plaza.