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July 30, 2013

Community Calendar




DANVILLE: Breakfast in the Park, 9-10:30 a.m., Lincoln Park pavilion.


DANVILLE: Narcotics Anonymous, 8:30 a.m., Java Hut, 13 N. Vermilion St.; noon, Prairie Center, 128 N. Vermilion St.; 7:30 p.m., ACES, 119 N. Vermilion St.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 9:30 a.m. Camel Club, 508 E. Fairchild St.

Jolly Seniors Club, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Laura Lee Fellowship House conference room, 212 E. Williams St.

Downtown Danville Rotary Club, noon, Sarge’s Banquet Hall, 409 E. Main St.

Vermilion County Solid Waste Enforcement Decision Group, 1:30 p.m., Vermilion County Health Department.

Ounce of Prevention/Illinois Birth-3 Institute, 4-6 p.m., Center for Children’s Services, 702 N. Logan Ave.

Danville Township, 4 p.m., township office, 101 W. North St.

Big Book Study Group, 6 p.m., Camel Club, 508 E. Fairchild St.

Danville Barbershop Chorus, 7 p.m., Bethel Lutheran Church, 901 W. Fairchild St. Call 474-9986 or 497-3087.

Narcotics Anonymous, 7:30 p.m., Building 103, Veterans Affairs Illiana Health Care Center, 1900 E. Main St. Follow the signs once in building.

CATLIN: Catlin School District 5, 6:30 p.m., conference room, unit office, 701 ½ W. Vermilion St.

GEORGETOWN: Georgetown Cemetery Maintenance District, 1 p.m., district board, Georgetown Township Building.



DANVILLE: Downtown Danville Farmer’s Market, 7 a.m. to noon, Danville Public Library lawn, 319 N. Vermilion St.

Breakfast in the Park, 9-10:30 a.m., Lincoln Park pavilion.


DANVILLE: Everready Senior Club, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Laura Lee Fellowship House conference room, 212 E. Williams St.

AMBUCS, noon, Days Hotel, 77 N. Gilbert St.

Ounce of Prevention/Illinois Birth-3 Institute, 4-6 p.m., Center for Children’s Services, 702 N. Logan Ave.

Narcotics Anonymous, 6 p.m., Prairie Center, 128 N. Vermilion St.

Ward Hill Lamon Vermilion County Civil War Roundtable, 6-8 p.m., Danville Fire Department building, at Griffin and English Streets.

Danville Area Landlord Association, 6:30 p.m., Danville Township conference room, 101 W. North St.

Al-Anon, 7:30 p.m., Camel Club, 508 E. Fairchild St.

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