The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

January 21, 2013

Community Calendar

Monday Events


DANVILLE — Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration March/Motorcade 10:30 a.m. from Main Street and Logan Avenue to Vermilion Street, then to Seminary Street, then to Jackson to the corner of Jackson and Williams. Ceremony at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Monument. The Community-Wide Celebration Service at 11:30 a.m. in St. James United Methodist Church.

--Danville Public Library, Monday Matinee, featuring "The Painted Veil," based on the novel of the same name by W. Somerset Maugham. Refreshments will be available at 1:30 p.m.; film begins at 2 p.m.

--Elester Wilkerson will present an excerpt from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous "I Have a Dream" speech and a selection of poetry at 4:30 p.m. in the Children’s Department at the Danville Public Library. Open to all ages.


Danville: Kiwanis Breakfast Club, 6:45 a.m., CRIS Healthy-Aging Center, 309 N. Franklin St.

--Vermilion County Soil & Water Conservation District, 8:30 a.m., USDA Service Center, 1905 U.S. Route 150.

--Danville Rotary Club, noon, Days Hotel, 77 N. Gilbert St.

--Narcotics Anonymous, noon, Prairie Center, 128 N. Vermilion St.; 7:30 p.m., Community Church of God, 535 S. Bowman Ave.

--Golden K Kiwanis Club, 2 p.m., CRIS Healthy-Aging Center, 309 N. Franklin St.

--Danville Public Building Commission, 4 p.m., Public Safety Building, 2 E. South St.

--Vermilion County Board Property Committee, 5 p.m., courthouse annex, room 319.

--Danville Human Relations Commission, 6 p.m., Robert E. Jones municipal building, 17 W. Main St.

--Alcoholics Anonymous 12 Step, 12 Traditions, 6:30 p.m., Salvation Army, 855 E. Fairchild St.

--Danville Coin Club, 6:30 p.m., Danville Public Library, 319 N. Vermilion St.

--Kennekuk Road Runners, 6:30 p.m., Jocko’s Pizza, 305 W. Williams St.

--Blount Township Water Authority Board, 7 p.m., Blount Township highway building.

--Danville Show Chorus of Sweet Adelines, 7 p.m., David S. Palmer Civic Center.

--Vermilion Festival Chorus Rehearsal, 7 p.m., Holy Family Church, 444 E. Main St.

Alvin: South Ross Township, 4 p.m., Alvin Township Garage.

Cayuga, Ind.: Alcoholics Anonymous, 6:30-7:30 p.m. EST, town hall.

Collison: Pilot Township Board, 7:30 a.m., town hall.

Covington, Ind.: Narcotics Anonymous, 6 p.m. EST, United Methodist Church, 419 5th St.

Homer: Heritage District 8 School Board, 7 p.m., band room, Homer Building.

Indianola: Carroll Township Board, 7 p.m., Carroll Township Building.

Potomac: Potomac Women of Today 7 p.m., town hall.

Ridge Farm: Village board, 7:30 p.m., Wayne Blakeney Community Building at Ward Park.

Rossville: Village board, 7 p.m., municipal building meeting room, 120 E. Attica St.

Tilton: Thomas C. McMahon Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3510, 7 p.m., 609 E. Fifth St.