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Sunday, February 19, 2017

See the movies playing this weekend at: Danville Village Mall Cinemas, http://www.amctheatres.com/movie-theatres/danville/amc-village-mall-6

For those doing a little shopping over the weekend, click on our "Uniquely Our Own" link listing some of the unique retail shops we have in the area at http://www.vermilionadvantage.com/retail.

And see more information about our parks, museums, historical sites & more in the Danville Area Visitors’ Guide.

Please feel free to share this information with others! 

All You Can Eat Breakfast at Danville Knights of Columbus – (310 Bryan Ave) Menu of Scrambled eggs, French toast, Pancakes, Waffles, Potatoes, Sausage gravy, Biscuits, Bacon, Sausage, Orange Juice, Coffee, & Milk; 7:30-11:00AM.  Cost is $7.50 Adults; $3.50 Children (12 & under).  Everyone is welcome!

Sleepy Creek Vineyard Winery – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery Open Noon-6PM Bloody Sunday bar – create your own Winey Mary/Bloody Mary-style concoction with a wide selection of ingredients like fresh celery, pickles, olive, tomato juice, Tabasco, pepper, bloody Mary mix, & more!

Danville Light Opera Musical Theatre Presents “Violet” at the DACC Bremer Auditorium - All Weekend – (2000 E. Main, Danville) Sunday Performance 12:30PM.  This Civil Rights era musical follows a disfigured woman of unshakeable faith who boards a Greyhound bus in Spruce Pines, SC, to pursue her dream of beauty.  For tickets, call the box office at 217-431-1660 or at www.dlomusicaltheatre.com.

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd., Danville) 1-5PM; $6.50 + skate rental.  Family Rate: Up to 6 persons for $35 (one adult must be present).  Lazer tag also available.

Bingo at the VFW #728 – (8 Pine St., Danville) 2PM

Open Ice Skating at the Palmer Arena – (100 W. Main, Danville) 2PM

Danville Dashers Vs. Port Huron Prowlers – (Palmer Arena, 100 W. Main, Danville) Game Time 5PM

Dinner & Gospel Music Service at Hoopeston Chestnut Street Church of Christ – (709 E. Chestnut St., Hoopeston) Supper 5PM, Sing-along 5:45PM, & Service at 6PM with Skip & Nyla Williams.  All are welcome!

Please let me know of any upcoming events that I might be unaware of! 

Rachel Haun

Vermilion Advantage
15 N. Walnut St.
Danville, IL 61832
217-442-6201, Ext. 110
Fax: 217-442-6228
e-mail: rhaun@vermilionadvantage.com
web: www.vermilionadvantage.com  

Saturday, February 18, 2017

See the movies playing this weekend at: Danville Village Mall Cinemas, http://www.amctheatres.com/movie-theatres/danville/amc-village-mall-6

For those doing a little shopping over the weekend, click on our "Uniquely Our Own" link listing some of the unique retail shops we have in the area at http://www.vermilionadvantage.com/retail.

And see more information about our parks, museums, historical sites & more in the Danville Area Visitors’ Guide.

Please feel free to share this information with others! 

All You Can Eat Breakfast at the Danville VFW – (8 Pine St.) Menu of Eggs - scrambled, over easy or your way, French toast, Pancakes, Sausage, Potatoes, White gravy, Biscuits, Bacon, Orange juice & Coffee; 7:00-9:30AM.  Price is $6 & carry outs are available.

“Tree Climbers” Genealogy at Hoopeston Public Library – (110 N. 4th St., Hoopeston) Genealogy search help is available for beginners or anyone with questions & would like to learn more about online history resources; 10AM.  For more information, Call the library at 217-283-6711.

Sleepy Creek Vineyards – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery open 10AM-6PM

Vermilion County Animal Shelter Cat & Dog Adoptions at the Village Mall - (2917 N. Vermilion, Danville) Noon-4PM

Kidz Movie at Danville Public Library – (319 N. Vermilion) Children (ages 5-11 or under 8 with a caregiver) are welcome to a movie featuring Dory, a friendly but forgetful blue tang fish, searching for her long-lost parents; 1PM.

Introduction to Essential Oils Class at the Catlin Public Library – (101 Mapleleaf Dr., Catlin) Learn how to start using essential oils; 1PM.  For information, call the library at 217-427-2550 or on facebook.

DACC Women’s Basketball Vs. John Wood – (Mary Miller Gym, 2000 E. Main, Danville) Game Time 1PM

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd., Danville) 1-5PM; $6.50 + skate rental.

DACC Men’s Basketball Vs. John Wood – (Mary Miller Gym, 2000 E. Main, Danville) Game Time 3PM

Friendship Tea Party at Danville Public Library – (319 N. Vermilion) Party, or princess dress is optional; 3:30PM.  (For children, ages 5-11 or under 8 with a caregiver)

Immanuel Lutheran Church Men’s Club Present “A Taste of Deutschland” – (1930 N. Bowman, Danville) This annual event features Brats from the grill & other food items; 4:00-6:30PM.  Tickets are $9 Adults or $5 for children (under 12).  Carryout is available.

Valentine’s Day at the Heron – (34 N. Vermilion, Danville) The classic Heron menu will be available & reservations are highly recommended; 5:30-9:00PM.  For reservations, http://www.theherondanville.com/reservations.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents Trivia Night III – (324 E. Main, Hoopeston) Limited to 12 teams of up to 5 people (come alone & join a smaller team); 6PM.  Cost is $10 a person which includes free theater popcorn, cookies & a small bottle water or soda - additional concessions available for purchase. The winning team members receive a refund of the entry fee & a door prize will also be awarded. To reserve a table or ask questions, Call Marilyn at 217-397-2211 or Betty at 217-304-5308.

Danville Light Opera Musical Theatre Presents “Violet” at the DACC Bremer Auditorium - All Weekend – (2000 E. Main, Danville) Saturday: Dinner performance at 6:30PM; Sunday Performance 12:30PM.  This Civil Rights era musical follows a disfigured woman of unshakeable faith who boards a Greyhound bus in Spruce Pines, SC, to pursue her dream of beauty.  For tickets, call the box office at 217-431-1660 or at www.dlomusicaltheatre.com.

Danville Dashers Vs. St. Clair Shore Fighting Saints – (Palmer Arena, 100 W. Main, Danville) Game Time 7PM

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd., Danville) 7-11PM; $8.50 + skate rental.  Batting cages, Miniature golf, & Lazer tag also available.

Please let me know of any upcoming events that I might be unaware of! 

Rachel Haun

Vermilion Advantage
15 N. Walnut St.
Danville, IL 61832
217-442-6201, Ext. 110
Fax: 217-442-6228
e-mail: rhaun@vermilionadvantage.com
web: www.vermilionadvantage.com  

Friday, February 17, 2017

See the movies playing this weekend at: Danville Village Mall Cinemas, http://www.amctheatres.com/movie-theatres/danville/amc-village-mall-6

For those doing a little shopping over the weekend, click on our "Uniquely Our Own" link listing some of the unique retail shops we have in the area at http://www.vermilionadvantage.com/retail.

And see more information about our parks, museums, historical sites & more in the Danville Area Visitors’ Guide.

Please feel free to share this information with others! 

Seniors Coffee Time at Danville Public Library – (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) 9:30-10:30AM Seniors 60+ are invited to join us on Fridays in the 1st floor meeting room for games, crafts, conversations & of course, coffee.

Seniors Coffee Time at Oakwood Public Library – (110 E. Finley, Oakwood) 10AM

Sleepy Creek Vineyards – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery open 10AM-6PM

Rib Eye Steak Sandwich Dinners at Georgetown American Legion – (106 East West St., Georgetown) Menu of Rib Eye steak sandwiches & chips; 4:30PM.  Carry out & in town delivery available.

American Legion Post 210 Dinner – (201 Prospect Pl., Danville) Dinners featuring Catfish filets, whole Catfish, Pollock or baked Tilapia will be served from 5:00-7:30PM.  Public is invited!

Gao Grotto Dinner – (2400 Denmark Rd., Danville) 5:30-7:30PM  Hamburgers, Tenderloins, or Chicken strips $7, with two side choices of Coleslaw, Fries, Onion Rings or Baked Beans.  All are welcome to our public events!

Open Ice Skating at the Palmer Arena – (100 W. Main, Danville) 6PM

Danville Light Opera Musical Theatre Presents “Violet” at the DACC Bremer Auditorium – All Weekend – (2000 E. Main, Danville) Friday: Dessert performance 7PM; Saturday: Dinner performance 6:30PM; Sunday Performance 12:30PM.  This Civil Rights era musical follows a disfigured woman of unshakeable faith who boards a Greyhound bus in Spruce Pines, SC, to pursue her dream of beauty.  For tickets, call the box office at 217-431-1660 or at www.dlomusicaltheatre.com.

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd., Danville) 7-10PM  Admission is $7.50 + skate rental; if applicable. Family Rate: Up to 6 persons for $35 (one adult must be present).   Lazer tag available.

X-Treme International Ice Racing at Palmer Arena – (100 W. Main, Danville) 7:30-10:00PM Tickets are $15 each & available at the Box Office or online at: https://tix.extremetix.com/webtix/1821?salesRef=   

Please let me know of any upcoming events that I might be unaware of! 

Rachel Haun

Vermilion Advantage
15 N. Walnut St.
Danville, IL 61832
217-442-6201, Ext. 110
Fax: 217-442-6228
e-mail: rhaun@vermilionadvantage.com
web: www.vermilionadvantage.com  

Sunday, February 12, 2017

See the movies playing this weekend at: Danville Village Mall Cinemas, www.amctheatres.com/VillageMall/

For those doing a little shopping over the weekend, click on our "Uniquely Our Own" link listing some of the unique retail shops we have in the area at http://www.vermilionadvantage.com/retail.

And see more information about our parks, museums, historical sites & more in the Danville Area Visitors’ Guide.

Please feel free to share this information with others! 

Once in a Blue Moon Vintage Market - Open All Weekend – (433 N. Gilbert) Open the 2nd weekend of each month on Thursday 5-8PM, Friday & Saturday 10AM-5PM, & Sunday Noon-5PM.

Sleepy Creek Vineyard Winery & Free Music Sunday – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery Open Noon-6PM Bloody Sunday bar – create your own Winey Mary/Bloody Mary-style concoction with a wide selection of ingredients like fresh celery, pickles, olive, tomato juice, Tabasco, pepper, bloody Mary mix, & more! Enjoy free live music from 2-4PM; featuring Illinois songwriter & charismatic storyteller, Ben Bedford.

Nature Photography Exhibit at Kennekuk Environmental Education Center – (Kennekuk County Park, 22296 Henning Rd., Danville) Please join us as we welcome over 40 nature photographs from Tom Marriage’s collection; 1-4PM

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland1-5PM; $6.50 + skate rental.  Family Rate: Up to 6 persons for $35 (one adult must be present).  Lazer tag also available.

Lincoln’s Birthday Open House at the Vermilion County Museum – (116 N. Gilbert, Danville) This free event will feature displayed birthday cards created by the 4th & 5th grade schools.  There will be an awards ceremony for the Lincoln birthday card contest winners, along with cake & punch; 1:30-4:00PM.  Any questions, Call the museum at 217-442-2922.

Bumper Cars on Ice at Palmer Arena – (100 W. Main, Danville) 2PM

Bingo at the VFW #728 – (8 Pine St., Danville) 2PM

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Trolls” - All Weekend – (324 E. Main, Hoopeston) Shows are: Friday 7PM; Saturday 4:30PM & 7:00PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM.  After the Bergens invade Troll Village, the mismatched duo Poppy & Branch set off on a journey of adventure & mishaps to rescue their friends.  All movies are a free will donation with all proceeds going to the Save the Lorraine Foundation.

Adult Skate at Illini Skateland7-9PM; $5.00 + skate rental. Must be 16 years & older. 

Please let me know of any upcoming events that I might be unaware of! 

Rachel Haun

Vermilion Advantage
15 N. Walnut St.
Danville, IL 61832
217-442-6201, Ext. 110
Fax: 217-442-6228
e-mail: rhaun@vermilionadvantage.com
web: www.vermilionadvantage.com  

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