WSIU Almanac: January 15th, 2018.

Jan 15, 2018

The Carbondale Chapter of the NAACP is putting on their annual Martin Luther King Jr. holiday breakfast today at the SIU-C Student Center Ballrooms.  For more information you can contact Roy Mazuchowski carbondalebranchnaacp@gmail.com or Stephanie Brown at stephanief0524@aol.com

You can also learn more by browsing to:  http://www.illinoisnaacp.org/carbondale/

In Richland County, Olney Central College is hosting its annual Winter Softball Camp on Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 in the gymnasium at OCC.  For more information call OCC Softball Coach Nick Short at  618-395-7777.  You can also visit:  http://www.iecc.cc.il.us/page.php?page=ONWF_SBCAMP

The Saline County Historical Society is showing the Ken Burns film "The Civil War" in the main room of the museum, beginning Sunday January 28th.  Each viewing will be moderated by history experts.  The films and group discussion will take place in the main room of the museum.  The Saline County Historical Society is located at 1600 Feazel Street in Harrisburg.  To learn more visit:  https://www.facebook.com/events/410196292746899/

Today is a Fee-Free day in areas of the Shawnee National Forest.  For more information browse to:  https://www.fs.usda.gov/main/shawnee/passes-permits

The Jefferson County Historical Village is hosting a chat session tomorrow, Tuesday January 16th, 2018 starting at 1:00PM.  For more information call the Historical Village at 618-246-0033.  You can also browse to:  http://historicjeffersoncountyil.com/