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  The rankings have been released for the 2019 Mater Dei Holiday Tournament. Nashville takes the number one seed and will play Metro East Lutheran at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 26. Okawville is ranked seventh in the tournament and will start off  playing Mascoutah at 1 p.m.

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Gallery: Nashville Hometown Christmas

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November 08 - November 14
  • 08

    NCHS Music Department Presents: Tarzan The Musical

    7:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Nov-08-19
    Nashville Community High School
    1300 S Mill St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Tickets for the Nashville Community High School production of “Tarzan” are available for purchase in the main office. Admission prices are $9 in advance and $10 at the door.

    “Tarzan” will open on November 8 and will have additional showtimes on November 9, 10, 15, 16 and 17. Friday and Saturday shows are held at 7 p.m. and Sunday shows are at 4 p.m.

  • 09

    Veterans And First Responders Breakfast

    7:00 am-9:30 am
    Nov-09-19
    Nashville American Legion
    537 E Legion Dr, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    The Nashville Assembly of God will be hosting its 70th annual free breakfast for veterans and first responders on Saturday, November 9, from 7 to 9:30 a.m. at the American Legion Hall in Memorial Park. Breakfast is free of charge to veterans, first responders and ambulance personnel, law enforcement and their spouses and family. This also includes widows and widowers of those who served.

    Ashley Community Committee Fifth Annual Holiday Fair

    10:00 am-4:00 pm
    Nov-09-19
    Ashley Community Buiilding
    Ashley Park (Ashley), Ashley, IL 62808, USA

    Ashley Community Committee presents the Fifth Annual Holiday Fair on Saturday, November 9, 2019, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Ashley City. There will be crafters, direct sale vendors, children’s crafts, chili cook-off and korn hole contest. For craft fair, contact Barb 618-731-1995 or Andrea 618-485-2533. For chili cook-off and korn hole info, contact Erin 618-599-0435.

    St. Ann Dinner Auction Presents: Escape To Paradise

    4:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Nov-09-19
    St. Ann Church
    675 S Mill St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    St. Ann Dinner Auction Presents: Escape To Paradise on Saturday, November 9, at the St. Ann Parish Center. Event includes a dinner, a limited open bar and a good time! Mass begins at 4 p.m. with the doors opening up at 5 p.m. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m.

    The meal will be catered by Buretta’s and will include orange marmalade pork chops, Jack Daniels chicken, loaded mashed potatoes, California medley, green bean casserole, side salad and dinner rolls. Tea and lemonade as drinks, and cookies and various fruit pies will also be available for drinks. The Island Oasis table will have grilled tilapia too.

    Tickets are $40 per person and $80 per couple. For more information contact Karrie Kujawa at (618) 559-1114 or Kara Linkey (618) 599-8987.

    Bill Forness: An Evening of Johnny Cash

    7:00 pm-10:00 pm
    Nov-09-19
    Nashville American Legion
    537 E Legion Dr, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Bill Forness presents an evening of Johnny Cash with Sharon Newell as June Carter on Saturday, November 9, at the Nashville American Legion. Doors open at 6 p.m. with the show at 7 p.m. Tickets are $25 for reserved seating and door price at $25. Tickets can been bought at the American Legion or by calling (314) 329-1299.

    NCHS Music Department Presents: Tarzan The Musical

    7:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Nov-09-19
    Nashville Community High School
    1300 S Mill St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Tickets for the Nashville Community High School production of “Tarzan” are available for purchase in the main office. Admission prices are $9 in advance and $10 at the door.

    “Tarzan” will open on November 8 and will have additional showtimes on November 9, 10, 15, 16 and 17. Friday and Saturday shows are held at 7 p.m. and Sunday shows are at 4 p.m.

  • 10

    All You Can Eat Wurst Markt

    10:30 am-1:00 pm
    Nov-10-19
    Trinity Lutheran Hoyleton
    205 N Main St, Hoyleton, IL 62803, USA

    The all-you-can-eat Wurst Markt will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, November 10, at the Trinity Lutheran Hoyleton Activity Center. Menu includes pork sausage, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, corn, applesauce and dessert. Adults are $10 with children 6 to 12 $6.50. Those 5 and younger are admitted free. Cooked and fresh sausage will be available for purchase.

    Immanuel Lutheran Men's Club Chili, Chicken Soup & Pie Dinner

    4:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Nov-10-19
    Immanuel Lutheran School
    606 S Hanover St, Okawville, IL 62271, USA

    The Immanuel Lutheran Men’s Club in Okawville will hold its Chili, Chicken Soup & Pie Dinner on Sunday, November 10 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Immanuel Lutheran School. Carry Outs are available, and it is all you can eat. Adults are $8 and children 10 and younger are $4.

    NCHS Music Department: Tarzan The Musical

    4:00 pm-6:00 pm
    Nov-10-19
    Nashville Community High School
    1300 S Mill St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Tickets for the Nashville Community High School production of “Tarzan” are available for purchase in the main office. Admission prices are $9 in advance and $10 at the door.

    “Tarzan” will open on November 8 and will have additional showtimes on November 9, 10, 15, 16 and 17. Friday and Saturday shows are held at 7 p.m. and Sunday shows are at 4 p.m.

  • 11

    Veterans Lunch at Meier Chevrolet Buick

    11:30 am-1:00 pm
    Nov-11-19
    Meier Chevrolet Buick
    477 E St Louis St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

     

    Meier Chevrolet Buick will be offering a free lunch on Monday, November 11 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. to proudly recognize all of the brave men and women in the military who have dedicated their lives to protecting our country. Join us in honoring all veterans and active members by celebrating their service at Meier’s Chevrolet Buick. The lunch is open to the community, veterans and active members. Stop in and show support for our service members. This is the fifth annual veterans lunch at the dealership.

    Richview Village Board

    7:00 pm-8:00 pm
    Nov-11-19
    Richview
    138 E North 1st St, Richview, IL 62877, USA

    Monthly meeting, Richview Village Board.

  • 12

    Story Time at the Library

    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Nov-12-19
    Nashville Public Library
    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    We are focusing on being thankful this month.

    We will be reading stories about Thanksgiving and learning how to cook things to help with the feast.

    All ages are welcome! If we have a crowd we may break into age groups for the activity and crafts.

    Hope to see you at the library soon!

    Tuesdays and Thursdays At The Library

    November 5: Reading “Turkey Trouble” and decorate chefs apron as a craft.

    November 7: Reading “The Little Red Hen” and decorate bread in a bag.

    November 12: Reading “More Pies” and decorate pot holders as a craft.

    November 14: Guest reading and mystery craft.

    November 19: Reading “The Apple Tree” and decorate Print With Apples craft.

    November 21: Family Reading Night.

    November 26: Reading “The Night Before Thanksgiving” and decorate placemats as a craft.

     

    Closed November 28 for Thanksgiving.

  • 13

    Veterans Day Program At Kaskaskia College

    7:30 am-11:00 am
    Nov-13-19
    Kaskaskia College
    27210 College Rd, Centralia, IL 62801, USA

    Kaskaskia College is proud to present its annual Veterans Day Program Enduring Freedom Celebration on Wednesday, November 13, at the KC Main Campus. A free breakfast will be served for veterans and their guest from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. The special program will begin at 9:45 a.m. and it will feature the Beckemeyer American Legion Honor Guard and a performance by the Kaskaskia College Concert Choir, among others. Public is invited to attend.

    Enduring Freedom Celebration

    7:30 am-10:00 am
    Nov-13-19
    Kaskaskia College
    27210 College Rd, Centralia, IL 62801, USA

    Kaskaskia College is pleased to host its 18th annual “Enduring Freedom” Veterans Day Celebration on Wednesday, November 13 on KC’s main campus.  Kaskaskia College is proud to honor the service of those men and women who have given their time and energy in the service of our country.

      The morning will feature a free biscuits and gravy breakfast in the College’s Student Center from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. for veterans and their guests.

      A special program will be held in the Jane Knight Auditorium starting at 9:45 a.m. that is open to the students and the public.  This year’s guest speaker will be retired Bond County Sheriff Jeff Brown of Greenville.  In addition to his law enforcement career, Brown served 13 years as a special agent in the United States Air Force’s Office of Special Investigations.  In that role he conducted counter intelligence investigations, conducted protective service operations for U.S. and foreign dignitaries and served as a security advisor to the US Air Force Chief of Staff, Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Pentagon.  He also coordinated arrivals and departures for the President, Vice President and First Lady with the US Secret Service.  Brown is also a retired member of the Illinois Army National Guard.  Brown retired after 23 years as Bond County Sheriff and currently serves as the Director of Public Safety for Kaskaskia College.

      The morning will also feature the presentation of colors by the Beckemeyer American Legion Post #1227, and the performance of the military service songs by the KC Blues under the direction of Lynda Marshall, Assistant Professor of Choral Music.

      The program is free and open to the public and for more information please call Travis Henson, KC Director of Marketing at 618-545-3177, or email thenson@kaskaskia.edu.

  • 14

    Story Time at the Library

    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Nov-14-19
    Nashville Public Library
    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    We are focusing on being thankful this month.

    We will be reading stories about Thanksgiving and learning how to cook things to help with the feast.

    All ages are welcome! If we have a crowd we may break into age groups for the activity and crafts.

    Hope to see you at the library soon!

    Tuesdays and Thursdays At The Library

    November 5: Reading “Turkey Trouble” and decorate chefs apron as a craft.

    November 7: Reading “The Little Red Hen” and decorate bread in a bag.

    November 12: Reading “More Pies” and decorate pot holders as a craft.

    November 14: Guest reading and mystery craft.

    November 19: Reading “The Apple Tree” and decorate Print With Apples craft.

    November 21: Family Reading Night.

    November 26: Reading “The Night Before Thanksgiving” and decorate placemats as a craft.

     

    Closed November 28 for Thanksgiving.

    Open AA Meeting

    8:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Nov-14-19
    First Presbyterian Church
    419 W St Louis St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Open AA Meeting, First Presbyterian Church Nashville

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