Marine PD to host 5K
A 5K fun run will be held on Saturday, Nov. 7 to benefit the Marine Police Department’s K-9, Paco. Police Chief Chris Singleton is Paco’s handler.
The run will begin at 8 a.m. at the Heritage Park, which is located at North Version and Mill Street.
Cost is $25. Registration ends at 11:59 p.m. on Nov. 6. Register online at runsignup.com/Race/IL/Marine/K95K.
Marine Historical Society to learn about Indians
The Marine Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 9 at the Marine Senior Citizens building, 101 Silver St.
Tonya Moore will be guest speaker. She will be talking about Indians, in particular the Ponca and Kiowa tribes. Moore is a registered tribal member of Oklahoma Ponca. She plans to talk about dress and history of the Indians, as well as about modern Indians. She will talk about what Indian outfits mean with displays.
Bill Weder will present the outcome of the recent Hot Air Balloon event, also.
Marine Historical Society meetings are open to anyone who wishes to learn about the past, as well as plans for the future.
The regular meeting of the society will follow these presentations: the Veterans Memorial project, walking tour of Marine project, and tour ideas.
Membership in the society is $5 per person or $10 per family and due July 1 of each year. To learn more about the society, check out the website at www.marinehistoricalsociety.org
For more information, call 644-3821.
St. Jacob UCC
St. Jacob United Church of Christ’s website is up and running. The church would like someone to be the church photographer, so there can be up-to-date photos on the website and Facebook. Anyone interested, contact Dawn Zobrist at 644-4716 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The church is again are again collecting food for Holiday Meals at Hoyleton. Bags, donated by Ameren, are available at both churches along with the list of items needed for a Holiday Meal. Dedication of Food Bags will be Sunday, Nov. 8 at both churches.
Saturday: Heritage Hall Booked
Next Sunday: Sunday School and Worship at both churches
Final Day to bring Food Bags to church
Holiday Food Bags dedicated at both churches
Wednesday, Nov. 11: VETERANS DAY
St. Jacob Sunday School Teachers Meeting 7 p.m.
St. Jacob Church Council Meeting 7:15 p.m.
A.A. 8 p.m. in St. Jacob
Saturday, Nov. 14: Pancake Sausage Breakfast 7 to 11 a.m.
Sunday, Nov. 15: Sunday School and Worship at both churches
Tuesday, Nov. 17: St. John Sunday School Teachers Meeting 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov.18: Confirmation 6:30 p.m. at St. Jacob
St. John Church Council Meeting 7:30 p.m.
A.A. 8 p.m. in St. Jacob