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August 21 - August 27
  • 21
    21.August.Sunday

    Blessing of the backpacks.

    8:45 am-12:00 pm
    Aug-21-22

    Taylorville First United Methodist Church Blessings of the backpacks for students, teachers, and any school staff during the 8:45 worship service. Ice-cream sundaes will be served after church. We are located at the 200 S. Walnut St. Taylorville First Untied Methodist Church.

  • 22
    22.August.Monday
    No events
  • 23
    23.August.Tuesday

    TOPS - Take OFF Pounds Sensibly

    10:00 am-12:00 pm
    Aug-23-22
    Davis Memorial Christian Church
    1500 W Franklin St, Taylorville, IL 62568, USA

    TOPS will hold their regular meeting every Tuesday at Davis Memorial Christian Church located at 1500 W. Franklin Street in Taylorville. Weigh in starts at 10:00 a.m. with meeting to follow at 10:30 a.m. WE focus on making lifestyle changes that provide weight loss and better health.

    Afternoon Book Club

    2:00 pm-3:00 pm
    Aug-23-22

    August 23rd 2pm

    Afternoon Book Club

    Taylorville Public Library

    Join us as we discuss the book Anxious People by Fredrik Backman. To be added to our book ordering list, please contact library staff at 217-824-4736

    Evening Book Club

    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Aug-23-22

    August 23rd 6pm

    Evening Book Club

    Taylorville Public Library

    Join us as we discuss the book The Paper Palace written by Miranda Cowley Heller. Books for this club will be available for pick up starting August 2nd at the library’s circulation desk.

    Water Zumba

    6:00 pm-6:45 pm
    Aug-23-22-Nov-21-22

    The Manner’s Park Pool is once again offering Water Zumba every Tuesday and Thursday from 6:00 – 6:45 p.m. Pay when you attend the classes.

    Kincaid American Legion Bingo

    7:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Aug-23-22

    The American Legion Post 905 in Kincaid is hosting Bingo every Tuesday and Thursday night starting at 7:00 p.m. Bring some friends! Food and drinks are available.

  • 24
    24.August.Wednesday

    Taylorville VFW Queen of Hearts Drawing

    6:00 am-9:00 pm
    Aug-24-22

    The Taylorville VFW is hosting a Queen of Hearts drawing every Wednesday at 6:00 p.m. The drawing happens at 8:00 p.m., and food is available for purchase.

    Taylorville Senior Center Pinochle Games

    1:00 pm-3:00 pm
    Aug-24-22

    The Senior Center in Taylorville has regular pinochle games each week on  Wednesday and Friday starting at 1:00 p.m.  If you used to play and need a refresher course or have never played and need a lesson or two, we have someone here to help you with just that!!!  This is a great way to spend an afternoon as well as meeting new friends. Need transportation to the center?  Well we offer that too!!!  Please call 824-4263 for more details.  The Senior Center is  located at 701 West Adams in Taylorville.  We look forward to seeing you!!!!

    Taylorville Eagles Bingo Night

    7:00 pm-8:00 pm
    Aug-24-22

    The Taylorville Eagles are hosting Bingo at 7:00 p.m. at 217 East Main Cross. There will be food and drink available.

  • 25
    25.August.Thursday

    Movie Night at the Library

    6:00 pm-8:00 pm
    Aug-25-22-Sep-15-22

    Now Showing at Taylorville Public Library: Disney’s Encanto
    Theatre-style refreshments will be served, and admission is free to all
    ages.

    Pizza and a Paperback

    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Aug-25-22

    August 25th 6pm

    Pizza and a Paperback

    Taylorville Public Library

    Join our Teen Book Club for pizza and a discussion about The Grace Year written by Kim Liggett. Books for this club will be available for pick up starting August 2nd at the library’s circulation desk.

    Water Zumba

    6:00 pm-6:45 pm
    Aug-25-22-Nov-23-22

    The Manner’s Park Pool is once again offering Water Zumba every Tuesday and Thursday from 6:00 – 6:45 p.m. Pay when you attend the classes.

    Understanding the Real Economic Impacts of CO2 Pipelines

    7:00 pm-8:00 pm
    Aug-25-22

    When government subsidies are on the table, there are real financial incentives for companies to paint a rosy picture of the future benefits of their projects. Unfortunately, the unreasonable assumptions, too often baked into the economic forecasts these companies choose to publicize, produce what Dr. Silvia Secchi and other researchers have called “mischievous results”. So how do you tell what is real and what is marketing hyperbole?
    Join noted natural resources economist, Dr. Silvia Secchi in a free educational webinar.
    Register at the provided URL link

    Kincaid American Legion Bingo

    7:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Aug-25-22

    The American Legion Post 905 in Kincaid is hosting Bingo every Tuesday and Thursday night starting at 7:00 p.m. Bring some friends! Food and drinks are available.

    Taylorville American Legion Queen of Hearts Drawing

    8:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Aug-25-22

    The Taylorville American Legion 73 is hosting a Queen of Hearts drawing every Thursday at 8:00 p.m. They are located at 110 W. Franklin St., Taylorville, IL.

  • 26
    26.August.Friday

    Taylorville Senior Center Pinochle Games

    1:00 pm-3:00 pm
    Aug-26-22

    The Senior Center in Taylorville has regular pinochle games each week on  Wednesday and Friday starting at 1:00 p.m.  If you used to play and need a refresher course or have never played and need a lesson or two, we have someone here to help you with just that!!!  This is a great way to spend an afternoon as well as meeting new friends. Need transportation to the center?  Well we offer that too!!!  Please call 824-4263 for more details.  The Senior Center is  located at 701 West Adams in Taylorville.  We look forward to seeing you!!!!

  • 27
    27.August.Saturday

    Farmer’s Market

    9:00 am-12:00 pm
    Aug-27-22

    The annual Farmer’s Market will be every Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to noon on the Taylorville Square. There will be early produce, bedding plants, fresh flowers, baked goods, and craft items. Check out DowntownTaylorville on Facebook for more information.

    GriefShare

    10:00 am-12:00 pm
    Aug-27-22

    Community members who have experienced the death of a family member or friend are invited to register for the GriefShare program held at Calvary Baptist Church, Taylorville. This nondenominational program features Christ-centered, biblical teaching that focuses on grief topics associated with the death of a loved one. The DVD seminar features nationally respected grief experts and real-life stories of people, followed by a small group discussion about what was seen on the DVD.  These weekly sessions cover a different topic related to the griefing process each week.  If you cannot attend all sessions, you can attend a make-up session when another program is offered in the fall. Sessions run from 10 am to 12 pm in the Upper Room of Calvary Baptist Church at 930 Haner Avenue, Taylorville.  Enter the double doors of the entrance on Haner Avenue.  To register or for questions, call the church office 217-824-2324 or by email at calvary@cbctaylorville.com, There is no fee for attendance which will include a workbook and light refreshments. 

    Wreaths Across America Campaign

    11:00 am-1:00 pm
    Aug-27-22

    The Stonington American Legion Auxiliary in conjunction with the Taylorville VFW  Auxiliary is hosting a benefit run for donations to the Wreaths Across America Campaign. Donations will fund wreaths to be placed on the graves in Camp Butler Cemetery near Springfield in December. The run will be held on August 27th starting at the Taylorville VFW and ending at the Stonington American Legion where there will be food and entertainment after visiting other towns in the area. Registration is 11:00 am to 12:45 pm at the VFW in Taylorville (515 N West Ave).  Join in the fun while supporting a  worthy cause.