Calendar of events around Jacksonville, Illinois this week

Farmers Market: 7 a.m. to noon, Pathway Plaza, 1905 W. Morton Ave. Prices vary. | Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday until October 31. Link cards accepted.

Lincoln Days Civil War Reenactment: 9 a.m. Pittsfield Lake. | Living history weekend including a battle re-enactment. Also, ladies’ tea and fashion show, children’s games, crafts and more.

Winchester United Methodist Men’s Competition: 9 a.m., corner of Scottys, 10 E Cherry St., Winchester. Pork chops $4. Hot dogs $1 | For more information, call 217-742-3610.

Children’s fishing derby: 9 a.m. to noon, Roodhouse Lake. Free | For ages 16 and under. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Free lunch.


The basics of breastfeeding: 9:30 a.m., Jacksonville Memorial Hospital, 1600 W. Walnut St. | Class led by a lactation consultant. For more information, call 217-245-9541.

Art in the yard: 10 a.m.-12 p.m., The David Strawn Art Gallery, 331 W. College Ave. Admission $5 | Presented by the Art Association of Jacksonville. Enjoy art projects with your children. Children must be accompanied by a parent. Outdoor entertainment on the lawn.

Pike County Museums: Noon to 4 p.m., Pike County Museums, 340 E. Jefferson St., Pittsfield. | Historic East School and Museum, Pike County All-Wars Museum and Pike County Military Heritage Museum are open for the season every Saturday and Sunday.

Woodlawn Farm Tours: 1-4 p.m., Woodlawn Farm, 1463 Gierke Road. Suggested donation $5 for adults, $3 for children under 10. | Educational tour of an 1840s farmhouse that was an Underground Railroad site.

Terry Beck: 3 p.m., Grafton Winery and Brewhaus, 300 W. Main St. | Live music.

Pork chop dinner: 5-7 p.m., Manchester Village Park. $11 | All proceeds will go to the Manchester Cemetery Association. The menu includes: a pork chop or a pork burger, sides, dessert and a drink. 217-370-0599.

Hakuna Moscato Sunset Cruise: 6:30 p.m., Port of Grafton, 215 W. Water St. $31 | For more information, call 618-786-7678 or visit graftonharbor.com.

Hookie: 7 p.m., Grafton Oyster Bar, 215 W. Water St. | Live music.

Bob Glenson: 8 p.m., Bloody Bucket, 201 E. Main St., Grafton. | Live music.

Sunday

Lincoln Days Civil War Reenactment: 9 a.m. Pittsfield Lake. | Living history including battle re-enactment and more.

Pike County Museums: Noon to 4 p.m., Pike County Museums, 340 E. Jefferson St., Pittsfield. | Historic East School and Museum, Pike County All-Wars Museum and Pike County Military Heritage Museum are open for the season every Saturday and Sunday.

Woodlawn Farm Tours: 1-4 p.m., Woodlawn Farm, 1463 Gierke Road. Suggested donation $5 for adults, $3 for children under 10. | Educational tour of an 1840s farmhouse that was an Underground Railroad site.

Acoustic DNA: 2 p.m., Grafton Winery and Brewhaus, 300 W. Main St. | Live music.

Erik Brooks: 2 p.m., The Bloody Bucket, 201 E. Main St., Grafton. | Live music.

The owl : 3-7 p.m., Loading Dock, 401 E. Front St., Grafton | Live music.

Bible Discourses: 4 p.m., Jenkins Education Complex, 409 Hardin Ave. | Sign language interpretation available. For more information, call Dana Jacobsen at 224-422-0217 or Kamela LiaBraaten at 309-415-1933.

Pilot Club of Jacksonville Concert in the Park: 6 p.m., Jacksonville Community Park, 1309 S. Main St. Free | Live music by The Peeks & John Eddy. Bring lawn chairs or a blanket.

Willie Catfish: 8 p.m., The Bloody Bucket, 201 E. Main St., Grafton. | Live music.

Monday

Gift of products and bakery: 9 a.m. to noon, Jacksonville Food Center, 316 E. State St. Free | For residents of Morgan County.

Community walking group: 11 a.m., Boyd Hospital Wellness Center, Eighth and School Streets, Carrollton. Free for Wellness Center members, $1 for non-members. | For more information or to register, call Dawn at 217-942-6946 ext. 1352.

Free lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Salvation Army, 331 W. Douglas Ave. | Meals in take-out containers can be picked up at the side door.

Walking for well-being: 12:30-3pm, First Christian Church, 2106 S. Main St. Free | Indoor walking program offered year-round Monday through Thursday. For more information, call 217-243-6445.

Spirit of Faith Soup Kitchen: 3:30-4pm, Spirit of Faith Soup Kitchen, 105 E. Dunlap St. Free | Serve take-out meals for anyone in need.

Tuesday

Farmers Market: 7 a.m. to noon, Pathway Plaza, 1905 W. Morton Ave. Prices vary. | Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday until October 31. Link cards accepted.

Gift of products and bakery: 9 a.m. to noon, Jacksonville Food Center, 316 E. State St. Free | For residents of Morgan County.

Free lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Salvation Army, 331 W. Douglas Ave. | Meals in take-out containers can be picked up at the side door.

Walking for well-being: 12:30-3pm, First Christian Church, 2106 S. Main St. Free | Indoor walking program offered year-round Monday through Thursday. For more information, call 217-243-6445.

Spirit of Faith Soup Kitchen: 3:30-4pm, Spirit of Faith Soup Kitchen, 105 E. Dunlap St. Free | Serve take-out meals for anyone in need.

Bluffs Market: 4-6 p.m., Bluffs Town Center Square. Prices vary. | Crafts, vendors, farmer’s market, flea market and more. Every Tuesday until Labor Day.

Wednesday

Gift of products and bakery: 9:00 a.m., noon, Jacksonville Food Center, 316 E. State St. Free | For residents of Morgan County.

Story time: 10:00 a.m., Jacksonville Public Library, 201 W. College Ave. Free | Stories and a job. For more information, call 217-243-5435 or email [email protected]

Free lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Salvation Army, 331 W. Douglas Ave. | Meals in take-out containers can be picked up at the side door.

Brown Bag Lunch in the park: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m., Art Zeeck Park, Beardstown. Meal $3 including drink and dessert. | Every Wednesday in June. Music by White Lightning.

Walking for well-being: 12:30-3pm, First Christian Church, 2106 S. Main St. Free | Indoor walking program offered year-round Monday through Thursday. For more information, call 217-243-6445.

Distribution of food products: 1:15 p.m., Salvation Army, 331 W. Douglas Ave. Free | For residents eligible for Morgan County income. Bring proof of residency and a box for food.

Spirit of Faith Soup Kitchen: 3:30-4pm, Spirit of Faith Soup Kitchen, 105 E. Dunlap St. Free | Serve take-out meals for anyone in need.

Community walking group: 3:30 p.m., Boyd Hospital Wellness Center, Eighth and School Streets, Carrollton. Free for Wellness Center members, $1 for non-members. | For more information and to register, all Dawn at 217-942-6946 ext. 1352.

County Line Dancing Club Class: 6:30 p.m., The Hangout Bar & Grill, 901 W. Superior Ave. $5.

Thursday

Farmers Market: 7 a.m. to noon, Pathway Plaza, 1905 W. Morton Ave. Prices vary. | Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday until October 31. Link cards accepted.

Drop-off days citywide: 7am-2pm, City of Jacksonville Street Department, 200 W. Oak St. | Throw out unused and unwanted items. No hazardous waste, liquids, motor oil or paint – including dried or solidified – landscape waste, concrete, rocks or dirt, batteries or tires.

Community Health Collaborative Network Meetings: 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Jacksonville Memorial Hospital virtual event. Free | Anyone interested in sharing our vision of creating the healthiest community in America is welcome to join us. Join the meeting by calling 217-480-9301 and using meeting ID 88465810#.

Gift of products and bakery: 9 a.m. to noon, Jacksonville Food Center, 316 E. State St. Free | For residents of Morgan County.

Sunny days ahead with the family: 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m., State Museum of Illinois, 502 S. Spring St., Springfield. Free | Celebrate the start of summer vacation with activities for the whole family. For more information, email [email protected] or call 217-782-6044.

Free lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Salvation Army, 331 W. Douglas Ave. | Meals in take-out containers can be picked up at the side door.

Walking for well-being: 12:30-3pm, First Christian Church, 2106 S. Main St. Free | Indoor walking program offered year-round Monday through Thursday. For more information, call 217-243-6445.

Spirit of Faith Soup Kitchen: 3:30-4pm, Spirit of Faith Soup Kitchen, 105 E. Dunlap St. Free | Serve take-out meals for anyone in need.

Healthy Communities Collaborative Career Fair: 4-6 p.m., downtown Jacksonville. Free admission, free parking. | On-site interviews with 50 employers.

Friday

Drop-off days citywide: 7am-2pm, City of Jacksonville Street Department, 200 W. Oak St. | Throw out unused and unwanted items. No hazardous waste, liquids, motor oil or paint – including dried or solidified – landscape waste, concrete, rocks or dirt, batteries or tires.

Greene County Health and Career Fair: 8am-3pm, Carrollton Square, Carrollton. | Vendors, food, laboratory services, children’s activities. The rainy date is June 24. Sponsored by Greene County Health Department and Boyd Health Services. For more information, visit greenecountyhd.org.

Gift of products and bakery: 9 a.m. to noon, Jacksonville Food Center, 316 E. State St. Free | For residents of Morgan County.

Archeology Fridays: 10-11:30 a.m., Old Kampsville Elementary School. Free | For children in kindergarten through third grade. Sessions take place every Friday until August 8, with the exception of July 15. Each week has a different theme, craft activity and game. Registration suggested at [email protected] or 618-653-4316.

Take a Tour in Edgewise: An Interactive Art and Story Experience: 11 a.m.-noon, Illinois State Museum, 502 S. Spring St., Springfield. Free | Part of Downtown Springfield’s History Comes Alive summer series. For more information, email [email protected] or call 217-782-6044.

Free lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Salvation Army, 331 W. Douglas Ave. | Meals in take-out containers can be picked up at the side door.

Gift of products and bakery: 12:30 p.m.-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 331 W. Douglas Ave. Free.

Soulard Blues Band: 5 p.m., Loading Dock, 401 E. Front St., Grafton. | Live music.

Downtown Jacksonville Main Street Concert Series: 7-9 p.m., Central Park, downtown Jacksonville. | Randy McAllister plays. Refreshments on sale 6 p.m. Bring lawn chairs or blankets.

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