COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE
WHEN: 4 to 7 p.m. Nov. 16
WHERE: Coal City United Methodist Church, 6805 E McArdle Road, Coal City
COST & INFO: Bring a photo ID and eat a good meal before donating blood. For more information, call 815-634-8670 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS
WHEN: 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 16
WHERE: Heartland Bank, 500 Bob Blair Road, Minooka
COST & INFO: A networking event in a casual setting with food, beverages, drawings and raffles. Opportunity to meet new people and reconnect with others. Bring lots of business cards. # (members) and $5 (non-members). For information, call 815-942-0113 or visit grundychamber.com.
FREE HEALTH AND WELLNESS EXPO
WHEN: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 18
WHERE: GetFit 24/7, 110 E. Waverly St., Morris
COST & INFO: Free admission and parking. Free health screening. Free healthy food samples. Free fitness demos. Health and education outreadh. Community resources. Pet adoption and giving tree. Flu shots. Raffles, Face painting. Coloring contest. Safety checks for car seat, bicycle, fire, internet. All ages welcome. Free daycare. For vendor list and updates, visit Get Fit 24/7 on Facebook.
COAL CITY HIGH SCHOOL MADRIGAL SINGERS
WHEN: 1 to 2 p.m. Nov. 18
WHERE: Coal City Public Library District, 85 N. Garfield, Coal City
COST & INFO: Beautiful holiday music. Refreshments. For information, call Dana Abraham at 815-634-4552 ext. 113, email email@example.com or visit www.ccpld.org.
FREE COMMUNITY THANKSGIVING DINNER
WHEN: 1 to 4 p.m. Nov. 19
WHERE:Diamond Banquet Hall, 55 S. Daly St., Diamond.
COST & INFO: Roasted turkey, cranberry sauce, apple-cranberry sausage stuffing, sweet potatoes, mashed potatoes and gravy, seasoned green beans, pumpkin pie, rolls, butter, coffee, ice tea, lemonade and water. Carry-outs are available. Donations are accepted but not necessary.