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A special week for children is planned at the Goodfield Baptist Church, 201 E. Robinson, Goodfield, Illinois.  Members of the church will host the Five Day Club, July 22-26, from 6:00-7:30 p.m.  Those attending will participate in story time, music, fun activities and enjoy refreshments.

It is time again to share the harvest with neighbors. On Friday, July 12, beginning at 10 a.m., the second annual Vegetable Swap at Heartline and Heart House will be held at 300 Regan Drive in Eureka, across from Eureka College. This program is open to all who want to give or receive vegetables.

The Washington Specialty Shops will be hosting a Summer Celebration on the Square on Saturday, July 20. The celebration will feature Yoga on the Square at 9:30 a.m., a Car Cruise-In from 2-6 p.m., music, food trucks and children's activities. Stores will remain open late for guests to visit.…

The Washington Park District would like to remind you of the following concert series still planned for the month of July. All Sunday concerts will take place at the Rotary Shelter located in Washington Park (820 Lincoln Street) from 6-8 p.m. Concerts are free to attend and include ice cream.

Sports

The Washington Park District travel baseball program is now taking coaching applications for the 2019-2020 travel baseball season. Coaching positions are for 7U-14U. A questionnaire is available at the Washington Park District office located at 105 South Spruce St. Washington, or online at w…

The 7th annual Bob Duncan Memorial Golf Outing, sponsored by the Eureka American Legion Post 466, will be held Thursday, July 4, 2019 at Fairlakes Golf Club in Secor. All golfers are invited. Fun will be the word of the day as prizes, awards, raffles, food and bragging rights will highlight …

Obituaries

Emery G. Tabor Jr., 67, of Lowpoint passed away at 4:23 a.m. on Monday, July 8, 2019, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. He was born…

Elmer Donald Martin, 93, of Morton passed away on Monday, July 8, 2019 at Apostolic Christian Restmor in Morton. Don was born March 4, 1926 on…

Ruth A. Draear, 84, of Groveland passed away Sunday, July 7 2019 at UnityPoint Health Methodist in Peoria.

Celebrations

Nola Grace Manning was welcomed into the world on December 7, 2018 by proud parents Katherine Lee Ruder and Kyle Thomas Manning. She was deliv…

Anna Carolina Matte was welcomed into the world on November 30, 2018 by proud parents Andrew and Carolina Matte of Mahomet. She was born at 9:…

Elizabeth Fitzanko, daughter of Michael and Gail Fitzanko of Washington and Craig Cowan, son of Charles and Christine Cowan of Peoria, announc…