Featuring: Hypnotist William Mitchell, Frank Hawkins Nitty Gritty Old Dude’s Band, Food, and Fireworks!
Parade is Saturday at 11 AM, Assemble at the Pike Co Fairgrounds. For parade information contact Kylee Orr (618) 806-2547 Fireworks Saturday night at dusk
The Pike County Fair features all the attractions normally associated with county fair. Features are top rated society horse shows, tractor pulls, pageants, and carnival attractions. The weekend also features live entertainment and a talent show on Saturday and a mud bog on Sunday.
8 am – 10 pm daily
201 West Clay Street, Pleasant Hill, IL
For information call 217-754-2456
or visit www.pikecountyillinoisfair.org
Pleasant Hill Town Wide Yard Sale rescheduled to the rain date of Saturday, May 16. Same times: Early Bird 7A-2P; Regular 8A-2P.
Pike County Community Blood Drives are 11:30 am – 2 pm, Monday at Illini Community Hospital, 640 W. Washington Pittsfield and 4-6 pm at David Schrock’s House, 17652 County Hwy 11, Pleasant Hill. For your convenience call blood center toll free to sign up at 1-866-GIVE-BLD. Walk-ins welcome and appreciated. Central Illinois Community Blood Center, a not-for-profit organization is provider of life-saving blood for 15 hospitals throughout central Illinois, including Passavant Area Hospital and Memorial Medical Center and St. Johns Hospital.
Pleasant Hill FFA Alumni is hosting a Longenberger Basket Bingo Saturday, November 15 at Pleasant Hill Elementary School. Supper is at 5:30 pm, Bingo starts at 7 pm. Everyone is welcome to play. Funds raised will assist in the FFA scholarships and leadership activities of the Pleasant Hill FFA. Join in the fun! For more information call 217-734-2311 and ask for Mary Barnes.
The Pleasant Hill – Spring Creek Emergency Medical Services Firearm Season Breakfast will be held Saturday, November 22 from 4-11 am at the Spring Creek Firehouse in Nebo.
The Christian Church will host a trunk or treat on Friday, October 24 from 5-8 pm. Come out and have a great time!
To help ensure an adequate blood supply for our region, David Schrock’s House located at 17652 County Hwy 11 in Pleasant Hill is hosting a blood drive on Monday, Sept. 29. The hours of the blood drive are 4 – 6:30 p.m. For your convenience, please call the blood center (toll-free) to sign up at 1-866-GIVE-BLD or schedule an appointment online using sponsor code 60636 at http://www.bloodcenterimpact.org. Walk-ins are also welcome and appreciated.
A benefit will be held on Saturday, October 25 for Phillip Gates who has been battling cancer since fall of 2013. There will be a chicken dinner, cost for adults $8 and children 4-8 yrs of age $4.
There will be a 50/50 drawing, a gun raffle and silent auction. The gun being raffled is a Mossberg shotgun, deer and turkey combo, for $10 per ticket (need not be present to win).
For information or to contact tickets please contact:
Angie Hughes at 217-491-8308
Joe Gates 217-491-1192
Mack Holland 618-232-1432
Donna Stelbrink 618-535-3504
Pleasant Hill Pre-K Developmental Screening is 1-3p.m. Aug. 21.
Free screening is for all preeschool age children, 2 1/2 to 5 (not enrolling in kindergarten).
It is necessary for children to be screened to be considered for the Pre-K program.
For an appointment call the Pleasant Hill Elementary school, 734-2311.