McLeansboro Times-Leader


June 6, 2013

Community Calendar

Community Calendar is a listing of public meetings and other activities that take place on a regular basis, as well as services provided by nonprofit organizations. To submit a listing, or to report an out-of-date or incorrect listing, call 643-2387.


Hamilton County Chamber of Commerce, 7 a.m. on the second Thursday of every month at the Kiwanis Community & Youth Center, 234 S. Washington St., McLeansboro.

Hamilton County Economic Development Commission, 4:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of every month at 234 S. Washington St., McLeansboro.

Clubs &Organizations

Carmi Pistol League, 6 p.m. Thursdays at the Carmi Rifle Club, 1576 County Road 1250E, Carmi. For information: Jon Westfall, 382-4754, or Mike Rowe, 963-2788.

Hamilton County Historical Antiques and Bottle Club, 6:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of every month at the Laborers’ union building, 109 E. Market St., McLeansboro.

Hamilton County Rotary Club, 7 a.m. Tuesdays at Farris’ Family Restaurant, 608 E. Randolph St., McLeansboro.

Independent Order of Odd Fellows Hamilton Lodge 191, dinner at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m. every Monday at the lodge. For information: Mike Little, 308-2700.

McLeansboro Kiwanis Club, 6 p.m. every Monday at the Kiwanis Community & Youth Center, 234 S. Washington St., McLeansboro. If Monday is a holiday, the club meets Tuesday.

Polk Masonic Lodge 137, refreshments at 6 p.m., work at 7 p.m. on the first Tuesday after the full moon at the lodge on the north side of the McLeansboro square. For information: Charle Ritchey, 237-0444.


Hamilton County Soil and Water Conservation District, 7 p.m. (8 p.m. during daylight-saving time) on the second Tuesday of every month at the USDA Service Center, Illinois Route 14, McLeansboro.

McLeansboro City Council, 6 p.m. on the second Tuesday of every month at McLeansboro City Hall, 102 W. Main St.


Hamilton Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, 1:30 p.m. on the first Thursday of every month at the hospital at 611 S. Marshall Ave., McLeansboro.

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