Guest Speakers Include:
1:30 - 2:15 pm - Sean Featherstun, Jefferson County State's Attorney: Legal perspective of marijuana in the workplace
2:30 - 3:15 pm - Terry Russo, New Med Diagnostics: Testing procedure of marijuana in the workplace
3:15 - 4 pm: Brandon Bullard, State Chamber Board Member: Business Standpoint of marijuana in the workplace tool kit
4 - 4:30 pm: Panel Discussion
2480 Blue Heron Dr., Marion IL
Their Grand Opening will be a week long celebration featuring special sales, giveaways, the chance to win $100 Merchandise Certificates and a community breakfast, a cookout with the Boy Scouts and children's activities on Saturday!
Come check out their amazing showroom!
The City of Marion will be doing an electronics recycling event on October 19th. Please see the event details for a full list of accepted and prohibited items.
Date: October 19th, 2019
Location of Drive: 211 E Boulevard St, Marion, IL 62959
Time: 9 am – 12 pm*, or until truck is full
Live2Lead will be presented in Southern Illinois on Friday, October 25 at The Pavilion. This exclusive video presentation and live leadership development event will be hosted by Marion Chamber of Commerce and is sponsored by Heartland Regional Medical Center and the City of Marion.
We can't wait to see all you witches on Friday Oct, 25th in all your Witch-ly glory. Start planning now!
Join us for a night of fun and fright!
Remember that Wine & Witches is a fundraiser to support the mission of JamReads International, Inc, all proceeds go to supporting children returning to school in the fall and making sure they have the tools they need to succeed. Come ready to bid big on raffle and silent auction items, get your cards read, eat, drink, and dance the night away for a great cause.
Tickets can be purchased on the JamReads website www.jamreads.org/winewitches
And, don't forget to check out our SpookHouse upstairs in the Diamond Club!!!
The Spooktacular will be on Saturday October 26, 2019 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. This is a FREE event for the community, so grab your family, put on your craziest costumes, and come join us for the 2019 MPD / RENT ONE HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR!!!
Multiple years into recovery from a decade-long opioid addiction, Hampton has been recently rocketed to the center of America’s recovery advocacy movement. He is changing the national dialogue about addiction through social media. With content that reaches over one million people a week, Hampton is breaking down cultural barriers that have kept people suffering in silence and is inspiring a digital revolution of people recovering out loud through his impactful #VoicesProject.
This workshop helps you be intentional and strategic in strengthening relationships in schools, youth-serving programs, and agencies while tapping into Search Institute’s research on Sparks as a gateway to relationship-building with young people.
We will have goodie bags available at the door for the first 50 customers. The bag will include a special coupon for your purchase(s) made at both location that day.
We will also have snacks and refreshments.
More information will be available as we get closer to the event.
This is the 11th year for the Southern Illinois Chili Cook-off! We are pleased to say that this event brought in over 30 teams last year and raised over $30,000 for LOCAL charities!
This is a great fall family friendly event and we would love to have your support, either as a sponsor, a team or just bringing your family out to try all the chili for $5!
The Charities this year are:
The Fowler Bonan Foundation (clothes for kids)
The Lighthouse Shelter
Kozy Kidz (coats for kids)
The Williamson County Heartland Rotary (iPads for kids with special needs)
November 8, 2019
$25 Early Registration ($30 Race Day)
Register by October 11 to be guaranteed a t-shirt
Runners and Walkers Welcome
Medals awarded to top 3 male and female finishers in each age category
Register in person at O’Charley’s in Marion or
At Run To Succeed at 702 N Carbon St. Suite A in Marion.
Register online at https://runtosucceed.com/honorflight5k/
Tickets are $35.00 per couple (grandparent/grandchild) and $5.00 for each additional grandparent or grandchild. Contact Stephaney Odle for more information at (618) 922-6767. There are limited tickets available for this event, so get yours before they sell out. Tickets will go on sale October 1, 2019. Tickets must be ordered online at www.eventbrite.com.