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Sunday, February 18, 2018

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 Knights of Columbus – (310 Bryan Ave, Danville) Menu of Scrambled eggs, French toast, Pancakes, Waffles, Potatoes, Sausage gravy, Biscuits, Bacon, Sausage, Orange juice, Coffee & Milk; 7:30-11:00AM. Cost is Adults $7.50 & Children (12 & Under) $3.50.

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.

Open Ice Skating at Palmer Arena – (100 W. Main, Danville) 1PM; $5 + $1 Skate Rental. 

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

DLO Musical Theatre Presents “Curtains” at Danville High School – Saturday & Sunday – (202 E. Fairchild, Danville) Show times: Saturday 7:30PM; Sunday 2PM. A murder-mystery whodunit set in the late 1950’s, rated PG for some strong language. Tickets are Adults $19; Students $10. To purchase tickets: visit www.dlomusicaltheatre.com, at the Village Mall box office, by phone 217-431-1660, or at the door 1 hour prior to the performance.

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Wonder”- All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Shows are: Friday 7:00PM; Saturday 4:30PM & 7:00PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM. The inspiring & heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences, who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.   All movies are a free will donation with all proceeds going to the Save the Lorraine Foundation.

Coach Mac’s “The Works” Spaghetti Dinner at Oakwood’s United Methodist Church – (200 N. Oakwood St, Oakwood) 4-7PM. A freewill offering will be collected with proceeds to support the church’s Appalachian Service Project youth mission trip.

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 17, 2018

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!

Feed the Birds Program at the Westville Public Library – (233 S. State St, Westville) A fun activity for all ages to participate in making peanut butter bird feeders; 10AM. Please register by calling the library at 217-267-3170.

“Tree Climbers” Free Genealogy Group at Hoopeston Public Library – (110 N. Fourth St, Hoopeston) For the experienced genealogist or beginners; 10AM.

Sensory Storytime at Hoopeston Public Library – (110 N. Fourth St, Hoopeston) For children with special needs and their families; 10AM.

Dog & Cat Vaccine Clinic at Pet Supplies Plus – (2917 N. Vermilion St, Danville) Vermilion Pet Wellness Center offers Rabies Vaccine for cats & dogs $10 per vaccine; DHLPP for dogs $15 per vaccine; FERCP for cats $10 per vaccine. Pets must be on a leash. Payment by cash or check only. For more information, call 217-260-1121.

Sleepy Creek Vineyards & Vino & Vibes – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery Open 10AM-6PM; Vino & Vibes with acoustic duet, River Salt 3-5PM.

Legos™ Builder’s Club at Danville Public Library – (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) For Kids ages 5-11 (under 8 with a caregiver); 10:30AM.

Autograph Session with Dan “Danimal” Hampton at Hoopeston’s Bricks and Ivy Sports – (201 E. Main St, Hoopeston) Autograph packages are $50 & include 1 Autograph, Photo Opportunity, H.O.F. Inscription (additional Inscriptions $15); 11:00AM-12:30PM. Tickets are on sale in the store, Facebook: Bricks and Ivy Sports & online at https://bricksandivysports.com/.

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

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

Open Roller Skating at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd., Danville) 1-3PM; $5.50 + skate rental. Lazer Tag also available.

Holiday Celebration at Danville Public Library – (319 N. Vermilion, Danville) All ages are welcome to make a Chinese lantern for Chinese New Year, Adopt a stuffed animal for Valentine’s Day, & take home some beads for Mardi Gras; 2PM.

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

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Wonder”- All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Shows are: Friday 7:00PM; Saturday 4:30PM & 7:00PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM. The inspiring & heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences, who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.   All movies are a free will donation with all proceeds going to the Save the Lorraine Foundation.

Soul Garden Recovery Center “A Child’s Voice Above the Noise” Dinner & Live Entertainment at First Assembly Church – (428 N. Walnut St, Danville) Chicken and Noodle Dinner; 5-7PM, Entertainment by young, local talent; 7:15PM. Tickets are $10 & are available at Vintage Villains, B & J Music, Fastenal or contact Lisa at 217-431-0653 Ext. 3461. All proceeds will go to the Soul Garden Recovery Center’s teen program.

Open Ice Skating at Palmer Arena – (100 W. Main, Danville) 6PM; $5 + $1 Skate Rental. 

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

Live Music at the Catlin American Legion – (104 Commercial, Catlin) A free dance featuring the Dixie Flyer Band; 6-9PM.

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

All Night Skate at Illini Skateland – (8 Brewer Rd, Danville) Admission is $30 & includes Skate Rental, Slice of Pizza, Small Pepsi, Breakfast, & 1 game of Lazer Tag; 7PM-7AM.

DLO Musical Theatre Presents “Curtains” at Danville High School – Saturday & Sunday – (202 E. Fairchild, Danville) Show times: Saturday 7:30PM; Sunday 2PM. A murder-mystery whodunit set in the late 1950’s, rated PG for some strong language. Tickets are Adults $19; Students $10. To purchase tickets: visit www.dlomusicaltheatre.com, at the Village Mall box office, by phone 217-431-1660, or at the door 1 hour prior to the performance. 

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 16, 2018

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! 

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

Sleepy Creek Vineyards/Jack Willhite’s Rock & Roll Comedy & Dinner Show – (Located 3.5 miles south of Oakwood) Winery Open 10AM-6PM. Jack Willhite’s Rock & Roll Comedy & Dinner Show features a mix of music parodies & comedy from artists like AC/DC, Axl Rose, ZZ Top, Prince, & more; Doors open at 5:30PM at the new event center “The Dragonfly”; Drinks 6PM; Dinner at 6:30PM featuring Applewood Catering; Show 7:30PM. Cost is $40 per person (includes Show, dinner & dessert - drinks are not included). To purchase tickets, visit www.sleepycreekvineyards.com or call 217-733-0330.

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).

Trading Card Night at Bricks & Ivy Sports – (201 E. Main St, Hoopeston) All ages of Card Collectors are invited for a few hours of trading; 5-8PM. Pay a $10 fee & get $15 worth of packs to open & trade. Sign up in the store or on Facebook: Bricks and Ivy Sports.

Fish Fry at Knights of Columbus – (310 Bryan Ave, Danville) Menu of Fish, Chicken strips, French fries, Coleslaw, One side, Dessert, Bread, & Coffee; 5:30-7:00PM. Cost is Adults $7 & Children $4.

Live Music at the Catlin American Legion – (104 Commercial, Catlin) Live Music with Dave Coleman & His Tumbleweeds with a $5 cover charge; 6-8PM.

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

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Wonder”- All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Shows are: Friday 7:00PM; Saturday 4:30PM & 7:00PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM. The inspiring & heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences, who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.   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.

XiiR Extreme International Ice Racing at the Palmer Arena – (100 W. Main, Danville) Motocross on ice event; 7:30PM. General Admission: Adults (13+) $20; Kids (12 & under) $5. For tickets: Visit www.palmerarena.com; visit or call the Box office 217-431-2424.

Friday Show Cancelled - DLO Musical Theatre Presents “Curtains” at Danville High School – (202 E. Fairchild, Danville) Show times: Friday & Saturday 7:30PM; Sunday 2PM. A murder-mystery whodunit set in the late 1950’s, rated PG for some strong language. Tickets are Adults $19; Students $10. To purchase tickets: visit www.dlomusicaltheatre.com, at the Village Mall box office, by phone 217-431-1660, or at the door 1 hour prior to the performance. 

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 11, 2018

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! 

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.

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. Free Music Sunday with Adrian + Meredith; 2-4PM.

Open Ice Skating at Palmer Arena – (100 W. Main, Danville) 1PM; $5 + $1 Skate Rental. 

Lincoln’s 209th Birthday Open House at the Vermilion County Museum – (116 N. Gilbert, Danville) Free Admission to view both the Museum Center & Fithian House; 1:30-4:00PM. A special grant award presentation; 3PM. Lincoln birthday cards, created by children in Vermilion County, will be on display & Punch & cake will be served. For additional information, call the Museum at 217-442-2922 or visit www.vermilioncountymuseum.org.

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

The Little Lorraine Theater Presents “Only The Brave”- All Weekend – (214 E. Main, Hoopeston) Shows are: Friday 7:00PM; Saturday 7:00PM; Sunday 2:00PM & 4:30PM. The Granite Mountain Hotshots, one of the elite firefighting teams, come up against the fateful fire in Yarnell, Arizona.   All movies are a free will donation with all proceeds going to the Save the Lorraine Foundation.

Winter Princess Pageant at the Village Mall – (2917 N. Vermilion, Danville) For Girls: Age Groups from under 1 year up to 28+ years, For Boys: Age Group from Newborn – 4 Years old; 4PM. For details & registration, Please visit www.SunburstBeauty.com.

Shout Out for the Troops Jam Session at Westville American Legion – (115 S. State St, Westville) 4-7PM

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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