Mt. Vernon Register-News


January 7, 2014

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Combined Bible Study and Prayer Group, 10:00 a.m. every Tuesday, Calvary United Pentecostal Church Fellowship Hall, 406 N. 44th St., Mt. Vernon.

Open gym for children ages 6-16, 5 to 7 p.m. each Tuesday for girls, and Thursday for boys, Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, 1015 Conger, Mt. Vernon. For information: 244-5162 after 5 p.m.


Rotary Club, noon every Tuesday, First United Methodist Church, 1133 Main St., Mt. Vernon.


Elks Ladies Bridge Club, 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday, Mt. Vernon Elks Lodge, 1107 Jordan St., Mt. Vernon.


La Leche League, breastfeeding group, meets at 6:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the First United Methodist Church basement. For more information call Rose Straeter at 204-9081.

Alcoholics Anonymous, Saturday noon and 8 p.m., Thursday 7 p.m., Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 3205 Broadway, Mt. Vernon. Saturday 8 p.m. Casey Ave. Baptist Church, 100 Casey Ave., Mt. Vernon. Monday 7 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 1133 Main Street, Mt. Vernon. Tuesday noon and 7 p.m., Friday 8 p.m., Central Christian Church, 301 N. 10th St., Mt. Vernon. Wednesday 8 p.m., Faith Lutheran Church, 1104 N. 42nd St., Mt. Vernon.

Cancer Support Group, 7 p.m. every Tuesday, hospital auditorium (adjacent to the cafeteria), St. Mary’s Hospital, Centralia.

Gamblers Anonymous, 7 p.m. every Tuesday, Central Christian Church, Mt. Vernon.

Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m. every Tuesday, Salem Presbyterian Church, 201 E. McMackin, Salem. For information: (800) 691-4771.

Weight Watchers, 9:30 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday, First Presbyterian Church, 2424 Broadway, Mt. Vernon.


Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday, 1 Doctors Park Road, Mt. Vernon. Lynn McFarlin is the veterans service officer. For information: 242-8792

Disabled American Veterans, Memorial Chapter 28, meets second Tuesday of every month at 6 p.m. at the Rolland Lewis Building at Veterans Park, Mt. Vernon, with food and drinks. No alcohol allowed. For information: 315-0413

Bluford American Legion Post #1193 will have monthly meetings the 4th Monday of every month at 7 p.m. for Legion members and auxiliary members at 15123 N. Legion Lane, Bluford, Il.

S.A.L. members will have monthly meetings the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7 p.m.

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