Mt. Vernon Register-News


April 11, 2013

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Pregnancy tests, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, Jefferson County Health Department, No. 1 Doctors Park Road, Suite F, Mt. Vernon. Walk-ins welcome. Medical card accepted.

Recovery in Christ, an addition support group, 6:30 p.m. Mondays, Whittington Church. For information contact: 315-3525.

Sexually Transmitted Disease Testing and Counseling and Anonymous HIV Testing and Counseling, Jefferson County Health Department, No. 1 Doctors Park Road, Suite F, Mt. Vernon. To make an appointment: 244-7134

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 5-6 p.m. every Monday at the Salem South Baptist Association Office, 904 Park Ave. in Mt. Vernon. For more information, call 316-9150 or 242-7862.


South Central Illinois Mass Transit District, Personnel Committee, noon on third Thursday of month, Finance Committee, noon on third Friday of month, and Board of Directors, noon on fourth Thursday of month, all at 1616 E. McCord in Centralia.



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, 8 p.m. Tuesday, St. Mary’s Church, 1500 Main St., Mt. Vernon; noon Tuesdays, Central Christian Church, 301 N. 10th St., Mt. Vernon. For information: 1-800-307-6600.

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.

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