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Momence 4-H Troopers Participate in Fairs

The Momence Troopers 4-H  club members enjoyed the beautiful weather at the Kankakee County Fair.  Abbi Carstens, Jake and Kaitlyn Costello, Xander and Zoe Grill, McKinley Parchim, Samantha Ramirez, Hannah and Keaton Smith and Matt Warren received 86 blue 4-H ribbons and 3 4-H red ribbons.  On the last day of the fair, our club…

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Grant Park Oktoberfest

Grant Park Oktoberfest Children’s Schedule of Events Friday September 6, 2019: 3:30 pm Umbrella Parade (Line up is at 3:30 at      the Hamann Center) 4:00 pm Little Miss & Mister Pumpkin Coronation 4:15 pm Sensei Steve’s Karate Demonstration 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm National Guard Inflatable Obstacle Course 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm…

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Good Shepherd Manor Fall Festival

GSM Cash Raffle Tickets ON SALE NOW! Win BIG money by participating in Good Shepherd Manor’s cash raffle drawing. Cash raffle tickets are $50 each with a limit of 400 tickets available.  First prize is $5,000; second prize is $2,000; third, fourth and fifth prizes $500 each. The drawing will be held on Saturday, September…

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Preschool Screenings September 6

The Momence Early Childhood Center will be hosting a Preschool screening for all children who will be 3 years old by September 1, 2019 and live in the Momence and St. George School Districts. The screenings will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Early Childhood Center, located at the back of…

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Fund raising Bike Ride

Momence resident, Gary Reaman, is once again raising funds for the Momence Youth Center. He will be riding his bike a metric century (about 62-63 miles) on September 28, 2019, and all the money raised will be used for improvements at the Momence Youth Center. Donations can be mailed to the Youth Center, 116 E.…

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