Events in Other Communities

Open House & Complimentary Memory Care Screenings at Ruth's House Memory Care

Come see how "Person-Centered Care" can help your loved one
Friday February 16 and Friday February 23; 12pm-2pm
7325 Marine Road, Edwardsville IL 62025
RSVP is requested but not required
Sponsored by Cedarhurst Memory Care and Ruth's House
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Savvy Caregiver Training Sessions offered by St. John's Community Care

The series of six classes will be held:
Thursday mornings frm 10am-Noon on February 15th, 22nd, and March 1st, 8th, 15th and 22nd at Ruth's House, 7325 Marine Rd, Edwardsville, Il 62025  Each series islimited to a maximum of 12 families. There is no cost to those attending.  Registration is required.  Ruth's House is offering complimentary care for person with dementia with reservation.

Tuesday Evenings from 6-8pm on April 17th and 24th and May 1st, 8th, 15th, and 22nd at Fairview Heights Community Room, 10025 Bunkum Road, Fairview Heights, IL 62208
For more information or to register, call 344-5008
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ChamberNet on February 22 2018

February 22, 2018 from 5pm-7pm
Gateway Center in Collinsville
Join Us for an Evening of Free Networking, Music, Appetizers and Beverages

Sponsored by:
Collinsville Chamber
Troy/Maryville/St Jacob/Marine Chamber
Belleville Chamber
Edwardsville/Glen Carbon Chamber
O'Fallon/Shiloh Chamber
Chamber of Commerce Southwest Madison County
Gateway Center

RSVP online by February 16th

Business to Business Opportunity

As part of ChamberNet on February 22, 2018, a Business to Business Vendor Fair will be held from 5pm-7pm at the Gateway Center in Collinsville - 1 Gateway Drive, Collinsville IL.

Booth rate is $50 for one 6’ skirted table.  Space is limited.
PLEASE RSVP so that we can plan accordingly!
For further information contact Addie Bradford at 618-345-8998 x118 or by email

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Breakfast with The Bunny

March 24 2018; 9am-10:30am
Ravanelli's Restaurant in Collinsville
Hot Breakfast Buffet
Kids receive a gift and have their photo taken with the Easter Bunny

$12/child with Benefit ID; $13/child without Benefit ID
$11 for Adults

Register in CARD office at 10 Gateway  Dr. or by phone: 618-346-PLAY
or online at our website
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2018 Grizzlies Schedule

Check out the 2018 Gateway Grizzlies Schedule!
GCS Credit Union Ballpark
2301 Grizzlie Bear Blvd
Sauget, IL 62206
*Dates and Times Subject to Change
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Mother Son Superhero Ball

Friday, May 11, 2018; 6-9pm
Gateway Center - 1 Gateway Drive
Super Mom $32 or $28 with Benefit ID
Super Son $28 or $25 with Benefit ID
Have an inner superhero itching to get out?  Sign up for our Mother Son Superhero  Ball where you will not have to hide those superhero powers.  Arrive in your superhero attire or disguised in your best evening wear.  We will have plenty of activities for you to test your powers on and a variety of food to help you keep your strength.  You might even meet other superheroes and create your own team.
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Got Talent?

International Horseradish Festival
Friday June 1, 2018 from 11am-10pm
Saturday June 2, 2018 from 10am-10pm
Main Street, Collinsville IL 62234
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Have some talent you want to share with the world?  Sign up to perform at the 2018 International Horseradish Festival
We are looking for local musicians, dancers, actors, comedians and performers in general that are looking for some exposure and experience in front of large crowds.  For more information or to sign up, email
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Ready to Quit?

Quitting smoking isn’t easy - but it’s easier with the right help. The American Lung Association’s Freedom From Smoking® program gives you options, resources and support to quit for good!

Saturdays, January 13 through March 3 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. 8 sessions - Free
Memorial Hospital East Community Conference Center - Second Floor; 1404 Cross Street, Shiloh, Illinois

Registration is required. Register online or call 618-257-5649 by January 9.  View Flyer

College Sitters+Nannies+Tutors

Making life easier for Moms (it’s what we do).
Whether you have a meeting at school or just need to run errands, we’re the simple solution to your day to day needs.

4 Free Sitter Hours - Offer good for 4 Free consecutive hours.  Requires new customers complete family set-up process with College Nannies+Tutors.  Customer may be billed for additional hours.  Use promo code:

Edwardsville | 618.551.0363
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Respite Care at Cedarhurst in Edwardsville

Special Pricing for Respite Services
All-inclusive Respite Care: $100/day
(Maximum of a 60 day stay - after 60 days, you are welcome to stay with usas a full-time resident.  Please ask for details.)
Offering a better solution for seniors who are recovering from a hospital or rehabilitation stay.
Call: 618-979-3602
7108 Marine Rd, Edwardsville IL 62025
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Gateway Foundation Treatment Centers

The Hidden Dangers of Alcohol

Even moderate alcohol consumption can have negative effects. In honor of Alcohol Awareness Month in April, Gateway illustrates the hidden dangers of drinking alcohol.

Want to Learn More? Watch Gateway's Alcohol Awareness Month Video Series at

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Lindenwood Memorandum of Understanding

Lindenwood University is offering opportunities for members of the Troy Chamber of Commerce and their families.

View the Memorandum of Understanding for more information.

Lindenwood First Responders' Grant

Lindenwood University is Offering $3600 per year towards First Responders' Future*
* Please view the flyer for restrictions
Supporting those who protect their communities everyday.
Lindenwood University Accelerated Program for Working Adults
-Classes meet one night a week
-Earn up to 36 credit hours/year - 9 credit hours/quarter
-Earn a Master's degree in 15 months
-Students can begin the Bachelor's degree program without any previous college credits
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2017 Needs Assessment

Illinois's community action agencies are conducting a study of the needs of low-income people.  Results from the study will be considered by Illinois's community action agencies for planning, developing and delivering agency  activities, services and initiatives.  If you could please take a few moments to fill out the survey, it would be greatly appreciated.
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Take the Survey

McArther's Tae Kwon Do & Fitness 2 for $20 Special

Come Kick It with Us...
2 for $20 Taekwondo Special- 2 weeks of classes, 2 classes per week!
Enroll after the 2 weeks, and your $20 goes towards your new membership and uniform!
Offer valid for new members only.

Intersection of I-255 and Collinsville Road, Collinsville, IL

Call 618-345-2953 to set up your appointment today!
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