WSIU Almanac: February 16th, 2018.

Feb 16, 2018

The annual Polar Plunge and Donut Dash to support Special Olympics will take place on Saturday February 17th, 2018.  The fundraiser will be held at SIU Carbondale's Campus Lake.  For more information contact Shane Bennett at 457-2969 or  sbennett@soill.org 

You can also browse to:  https://soill.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.event&eventID=641

On March 1st Giant City State park is offering a guided Full Moon Hike starting at 6:30PM.  For more information call 457-4836.  You can also visit:  https://www.dnr.illinois.gov/Parks/Event/Documents/GiantCityCalendar2018.pdf

The American Red Cross is sponsoring a blood drive this afternoon (Friday February 16th, 2018) starting at 12:00PM at Carle Richland Memorial Hospital.  For more information visit:  http://business.olneychamber.net/events/details/red-cross-blood-drive-carle-rmh-13380

Also in Olney, the Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl for kids takes place on Saturday February 17th, 2018.  To learn more visit:  http://business.olneychamber.net/events/details/big-brothers-big-sisters-bowl-for-kids-13358

In Mount Vernon, the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce wants the public to know about the annual Chamber Home Show, scheduled for  February 23rd and February  24th at Times Square Mall in Mt. Vernon.  For more information call the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce at 618-242-5725.  Or browse to:  http://www.southernillinois.com/calendar-of-events.html