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RSVP ORCHESTRA: The RSVP Orchestra will be in concert from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Collinsville Senior Citizens Center, 420 E. Main St., Collinsville.

The next performance is Aug. 26 in Granite City.

RSVP COUNTRY WESTERN BAND: The RSVP Country Western Band will be in concert from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at Silver Creek Mill, 606 S. Jefferson, Mascoutah.

The next performance is Aug. 27 in O'Fallon.

COMEDIENNE PERFORMS: Liz Klingler, comedienne, will present "Laugh with Liz" at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday at the Mascoutah Senior Center, 227 N. Market, Mascoutah.

For lunch and reservations, call Mary at 566-8758.

SENIOR HARMONY SINGERS: The Senior Harmony Singers, a small ensemble of male barbershoppers, will perform today at Hitz Home in Alhambra.

For information, call Bob at 566-8574.

Area senior centers will sponsor the following activities this week:

* Belleville Senior Center, 150 E. D St., Belleville. Tuesday, Thursday: 10 a.m. cards, board games, crafts.

* Caseyville Township Senior Center, 10001 Bunkum Road, Fairview Heights. Today: 10 a.m. bingo, 1 p.m. line dancing; Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. card club, 9:30 a.m. square dancing, 12:30 p.m. bridge and canasta; Thursday: 8:30 a.m. pinochle, 12:30 p.m. bridge.

* Collinsville Senior Center, 420 E. Main St., Collinsville. Monday: pinochle; Tuesday: TOPS; Wednesday: line dancing; Thursday: bridge.

* Mascoutah Senior Center, 227 N. Market, Mascoutah. Today: 10 a.m. table games, 10:30 a.m. board meeting, 1 p.m. pinochle; Tuesday: 10 a.m. table games; Wednesday: 8:45 a.m. line dancing, 10 a.m. clothes line, 10:30 a.m. TOPS, 12:30 p.m. euchre; Thursday-Friday: 10 a.m. table games.

* Millstadt Township Senior Services, 102 S. Jefferson, Millstadt.

* Programs and Services for Older Persons, 201 N. Church St., Belleville. Tuesday: 8:30-11:30 a.m. contract bridge, noon table games; Wednesday: 1 p.m. line dance lessons for $1.50, 1-2 p.m. Take Off Pounds Sensibly meets; Friday: 12:30-4 p.m. canasta.

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