Friday, November 10, 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! 

27th Annual Holiday Gathering in Georgetown All Weekend – Events throughout the community. See list of event locations & hours here

Georgetown-Ridge Farm High School Celebration of Veterans – (500 W. Mulberry, Georgetown) This event is open to all area veterans with coffee & doughnuts at 8:15AM; Concert & Celebration at 8:50AM.

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

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

Vermilion County Museum Society Book Sale Friday & Saturday – (116 N. Gilbert, Danville) Books, ledgers, journals, magazines, Civil War books, local yearbooks, photographs, picture frames, record albums, collectibles & more available; 10AM-4PM both days. Proceeds will support the Museum’s Historical School Program. For more information, call the Museum at 217-442-2922.

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

Westville Public Library Book Sale – (233 S. State, Westville) Stock up at this end of the year sale with many new items & great prices beginning at 25¢; 10:00AM-5:30PM.  The sale is located in the building behind the library.

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

Community Action’s 1st Annual Veterans Appreciation Luncheon at Downtown Danville’s Temple Plaza – Held in a spacious, heated tent, Veterans will receive a complimentary catered lunch, gift baskets, a chance to win door prizes & program recognition; 11AM-2PM. For more information, call 217-554-9122 or email comaction@comaction.org.

Fish Fry at Hoopeston’s North Fork Conservation Club – (4148 N 1700 E Rd, Hoopeston) Featuring Dine in or Carry out dinners with choice of Fish – wet or dry batter, Shrimp, Chicken strips, 2 Corn dogs, Tenderloins – breaded or grilled, Hamburger or Cheeseburger with 2 sides of French fries, Onion rings, Coleslaw, Baked beans, Mushrooms or Hush puppies; 11AM-7PM.  Cost is $8 + $2 Local Delivery (if needed).

Dinner & Live Music at the Gao Grotto – (2400 Denmark Rd, Danville) Dinner featuring your choice of Hamburgers, Tenderloins or Chicken Strips $7, with two side choices of coleslaw, fries, onion rings, or baked beans; 5:30-7:30PM. Live Music in the Reception Hall featuring the “Salt Fork Ramblers”; 7-9PM.

Bowling Night at Westville American Legion Friday & Saturday – (115 S. State, Westville) 6-9PM

Gregory’s Academy of the Arts Presents “A Christmas Carol” at First Presbyterian Church Friday & Saturday – (100 N. Franklin, Danville) Friday 7PM; Saturday 2PM & 7PM. All seats are $14 each. To make reservations or for more information, contact Gregory at gregorysacademy@gmail.com.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Cars 3” All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Shows are: Friday 7:00PM; Saturday 3:00PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM.  Lightning McQueen finds himself pushed aside from racing but plans to compete again in the Piston Cup. All movies are a free will donation with all proceeds going to the Save the Lorraine Foundation.

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 also available.

Live Music at Knights of Columbus – (310 Bryan Ave, Danville) Featuring the band Left 4 Dead; 7-11PM. Cover charge is $5. 

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