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Troy Maryvlle St. Jacob Marine Chamber of Commerce
Thursday October 12, 2017

Music Trivia Night to Benefit the Troy Maryville St Jacob Marine Chamber of Commerce



Music Trivia 10/20

The Troy/Maryville/St. Jacob/Marine Chamber of Commerce is hosting the second Music Trivia of the year! $160/Table of 8. Bring your own snacks and bring your own drinks. This trivia is for everyone!

Big Papa G is the emcee of the night and he puts on a great show! Come out and have some fun!
Email to get signed up!


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Power Up Women's Conference

Join us on November 3rd at Villa Marie Winery from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. for our Power Up Women's Conference. The cost is $50/person (breakfast and lunch will be served)

Vendors spots available ($100) includes a ticket to the event

Sponsorships Available

There will be great speakers speaking on many different topics. There will be breakout sessions to give you a chance to listen to the speaker you want. Do not miss this great event!

Wine will be available for purchase. 

Purchase your tickets here! Contact us for more information! (618)667-8769 or E-mail


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Christmas for the Troops

Join the fun of making home made cookies, Christmas cards and ornaments to be sent to our soldiers serving over-seas! Sunday, November 12, 2017, 1-4 pm. Friedens United Church of Christ, 207 E. Center St., Troy, IL. Event is FREE! Register online

Contact Roberta by email with any questions. Also accepting donations of travel size toiletries, razors, deodorants, toothbrushes, AA or AAA batteries, CD's, DVD's, board games, playing cards, towels, puzzle books, mechanical pencils, pens, writing tablets, envelopes, coffee, filters, creamers, drink mix singles, beef jerky, Slim Jims, hot chocolate packets and various teas.


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Community Meal

Join us for our monthly community meal. Served the last Wednesday of each month in our Fellowship Hall @ 5:30 p.m. (Free to all donations appreciated) Friedens United Church of Christ 207 East Center Street Troy, IL 618.667.6535. Contact us via e-mail.


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Early Rise Buffet

Come out to Country Pride Restaurant for the early riser ans stir fry buffets! The Early Riser Buffet is Monday-Friday from 5 AM-8 AM and it is $6.99 The Create Your Own Stir Fry Buffet is Wednesdays and Thursdays from 4 PM-9 PM and costs $13.99. We hope to see you there! Call 618-667-9931 for any questions.


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Fall Quilt and Art Show

Come to the Fall Art Quilt festival to see quilts, art work, crafts, holiday markets, and many other vendors. Entries will be accepted on: Quilts: Wednesday, November 8, 1-3 pm and 6-8 pm and Thursday, November 9, 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm. Artwork: Thursday, November 9, 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm and Friday, November 10, from 6-8 pm (Pre-registration required for Art work). Questions on entering your quilt show items, Contact: Gloria, 667-2436 or Vicki 667-3161 Questions on art , Contact: Diana Bauer 667-7074


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Free Veterans Meal

Come join Friedens United Church of Christ on November 4th at 5:30 for a complementary meal provided by UCC to honor those who served our country and their families. Entertainment will follow dinner. Please RSVP by October 28th by calling 618-667-6535.


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I.O.O.F. Fundraising Event

The Troy Dairy Queen has generously offered to donate 20% of their sales on October 18th from 3-8 PM to I.O.O.F. Neilson Lodge #25. When ordering, please mention I.O.O.F. Neilson Lodge #25 and 20% of your purchase price will be donated to I.O.O.F. Neilson Lodge #25


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Oil Change and Tire Rotation Discount

Come in to Meineke Car Care Center before 10:30 AM to receive the early bird special! Monday October 9th-Thursday October 12th. $19.95 oil change and tire rotation. Located at 311 Jarvis Ct, Troy IL. For more information, please call 618-667-7202


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Titans Annual Trivia Night

Annual Trivia Night to benefit Troy Titans Football Club and Cheer. All proceeds to benefit the club. Doors open at 6 pm and Trivia starts at 7 pm. Event located at the Community Center in Troy Park. Saturday, October 14. Tables of 8 still available for $160. Round sponsors still available for $25 - can buy multiple round sponsorships


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Troy Fire Department Open House

Come out to the Troy Fire House for our annual open house on October 14th from 12 pm to 7pm! There will be tons of activities for kids information regarding fire safety for the whole family!You will also be able to witness the Jaws of Life in action as firefighters demonstrate on a car! Any questions? Call 618-667-6722


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Bling! Bubbly! Blessings!

Mark your calendars to support National Alliance on Mental Illness Southwestern IL & Furry Friends Recovery on November 18, 7:00 to 10;00 pm. Enjoy an exciting night out with wine and cheese. Tons of jewelry giveaways, silent auction, jewelry raffles & more! Ticket prices start at $30 regular and $50 VIP. Contact Marie for tickets: 618-558-7938 or our website.  The event will be located at Villa Marie Winery 6633 East Main Street, Maryville, IL 62062.


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Bobby's Caramel Apple Sale

Bobby's caramel apple sale benefiting the Auxiliary will be held October 26th and 27th at Anderson Hospital 6800 IL-162, Maryville, IL 62062 Entrance 2 from 9am-4-pm


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Kiwanis Fall Food Truck Festival

Come out to the Fall Food Truck Festival Saturday, October 14th. Free to Attend & Family Friendly. There will be food trucks, pumpkin painting, fire house tours, bounce houses, and live music.

The festival will be held at Maryville Fireman’s Park 300 N. Donk, Maryville IL 62062
11:00am‐3:00 pm Food Trucks, Kid Friendly Activities Giveaways
3:00pm‐7:00 pm Food Trucks, Live Music Begins, Beer Sales Benefiƫng the Maryville Fire Department
FOR MORE INFO, call 618-344‐8099 or 618‐288‐1406.


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Mum Sale Benefiting the Auxiliary

We are having a Mum Sale Benefiting the Auxiliary on November 29th located at 6800 IL-162, Maryville, IL 62062 Hospital Entrance 2 from 8am-4pm


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Poinsettia Sale

Poinsettia Sale benefiting the Auxiliary will be held on November 17th at Anderson Hospital 6800 IL-162, Maryville, IL 62062 Entrance 2 from 9am-4pm


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Rogue One in Maryville

Maryville Park and Rec Committee will close their 2017 Movies in the Park series with the Rogue One, A Star Wars Story at Drost Park in Maryville, Saturday, October 14 starting after dusk about 6:50-7:00.

The movie and Bobby's Frozen Custard will be provided by Beatty Motil, Attorneys Clint Jones, Madison Co. Board Member Maryville Fire Department Maryville Ministerial Alliance and Bob Ricker, State Farm. A number of additional local vendors will offer games, treats and prizes to those in attendance beginning at 5:45, including Maryville Feed Store, who are providing pretzels, snow cones and popcorn. A number of storm troopers and Star Wars personalities from area legions will be there too, so dress as your favorite Star Wars personality and join in the fun. Bring your lawn chairs, loungers, blankets, bug spray to make your evening comfortable.


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White Elephant Sale

White Elephant Sale benefiting the Anderson Hospital Emergency Medicine Fund will be held at Anderson Hospital 6800 IL-162, Maryville, IL 62062 in the vending area on November 29th from 8am-4pm


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Strackeljahn Farm Market Now Open!

Come out to the newly opened Strackeljahn Farm Market! We are located at Rt. 40, St. Jacob (across from Triad Middle School). We are selling mums for $5.99 each or 5 for $25, pumpkins for 30 cents per pound, and apples! We are open 7 days a week from noon to 6 PM daily. Please call 618-644-2982 if you have any questions.


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Educational Classes and Informational Meetings

Hello Everyone, The Alzheimer's Association Educational Classes will be at Main Street Community Center, in Edwardsville, the first Tuesday of every month.

To help reach families whose loved ones have Alzheimer's or other related dementias, the classes are FREE and open to the public. If you have any questions, please contact Sara Hoelscher at 618-979-3602.


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Fall Festival at East Belleville YMCA

Join us at the Fall Festival on October 14th at the East Belleville YMCA from 6:00pm to 8:00pm for a free, community-wide event! We will have Trunk-or-Treat, balloon artist, face painting, snacks, and more! If interested in participating as a Trunk or volunteering at the event, please contact Melanie Heinle via E-mail.


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Highland Art in the Park

Art in the Park will be held at Lindenhall Park in Highland on October 14-15.


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Jingle & Mingle

Put a little jingle in your mingle and join us at Gateway Center for a holiday party open to you and your co-workers! The evening will be full to tasty food, holiday drinks, and live entertainment from Spanky Entertainment Dueling Pianos. Gather your co-workers, friends, and family and head to Gateway Center on Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 from 5:30pm until 10pm for a festive night out! Individual tickets are $35 plus fees, including a delicious meal, 2 drink tickets, live entertainment, and a chance to win a door prizes. We also have tables of 8 available for $260 plus fees. Call 618-345-8998 extension 0 with any questions. When: Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 from 5:30pm - 10:00pm Where: Gateway Center, 1 Gateway Drive, Collinsville, IL 62234 Dress: Cocktail Attire Tickets can be purchased at Gateway Center in person or by calling 618-345-8998 extension 0, Monday-Friday, 8am - 5pm. Purchase tickets online. (USE CODE: EARLYBIRD FOR SPECIAL SAVINGS UNTIL OCTOBER 31ST, 2017) - ONLY AVAILABLE ONLINE


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Plaza Suite Play

Check in for Hilarity with Hard Road Theatre
Sponsored by TheBank of Edwardsville and in association with the Highland Arts Council, Hard Road Theatre Productions invites you to join them for an evening of hilarity in Suite #719 at the Plaza Hotel as they present Neil Simon's Plaza Suite. Written by Neil Simon (The Odd Couple, Brighton Beach Memoirs, et al), Plaza is a portrait of three different couples successively occupying Suite #719 at The Plaza Hotel.

Plaza Suite is directed by Warren Frank. The cast includes Angela Nuxoll, Chris Weckler, Nick Borror, Breanna Noe, Mitch England, Gentry Fifer, Linda Collman, and Lindell Webb. 

Performance dated for the Plaza Suites are Oct, 6, 7, 13, and 14th at 7:30 p.m. and Oct 8th at 2:00 p.m. Performances will be held at the Highland Elementary Auditorium, 1800 Lindenthal Ave., Highland, IL 62249. Ticket prices are $10 for adults and $9 for seniors (those 60 and over) and children (students from ages 4 - 12). Tickets can be purchases online via the Hard Road Website or at the door. 

Hard Road Theatre Productios is a non-profit theatre organization committed to providing Highland and the surrounding area with high-quality, affordable, live theatre productions. For more information about the Plaza Suite ot Hard Road Theatre visit the Hard Road Website, send an email, call 6128-409-6286, or visit the Hard Road Facebook page.


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Promote Your Business at Trunk or Treat


CARD is partnering with Trailnet to host a Trunk or Treat and Spooky Bike Ride through the Seven Gates on October 28. We currently need businesses or organizations to help make this a spooktacular event for the community. You can help us succeed by filling your trunk with goodies and help set the mood for this new event. The Trunk or Treat is free for vendors and participants. We just ask that you sign up as a vendor by October 23!


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Starting Small Business Workshop

This is an introductory course on opening a small, for-profit, business in Illinois, which will include resources available through the SBDC. The workshop is required to become a client and begin the free, on-on-one conseling sessions with a trained SBDC consultant.

"Starting a Small Business in Illinois", Wednesday, October, 2017 in Building D, Room 2002, East St. Louis Campus from 3-4:30 PM.

"Starting a Business in Illinois" workshops are subject to class size limits, so pre-registration is strongly encouraged. All participants are asked to pay a one-time, $10 registration fee to cover administrative costs.

For more information or to register, contact Jo Ann Di Maggio May at (618) 650-2929 or email.


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SWIC Annual Manufacturing Day

SWIC will open its doors for a Manufacturing Day Open House - Friday, Oct. 13, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. - to showcase new technology, educational programs, career opportunities, products and services. The SWIC Sam Wolf Granite City Campus, 4950 Maryville Road, will serve as the event hub for the day.

Check out high-tech automated manufacturing machinery, hear from regional manufacturers and discover how American manufacturing is flourishing - all at the Southwestern Illinois College Manufacturing Day celebration. More than 1,000 local high school students are scheduled to attend. The celebration is free and open to the public. The welcome ceremony begins at 9 a.m.


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Trivia Night!

O'Fallon PLAYERS, SPONSORS DONATIONS NEEDED! To kick off the holiday season, Special Olympics Illinois (SOIL) and the Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) will be hosting the 2017 Tailgate Trivia Knight on Saturday, December 2. This fundraiser is presented by the Knights of Columbus and is sponsored by GCS Credit Union. The event will be held at the O'Fallon KC Hall located at 402 East U.S. Highway 50 in O'Fallon with doors opening at 6p and trivia kickoff at 7 p. Tailgate Trivia Knight will be filled with 10 rounds of trivia plus a silent auction, live auction, 50/50, Team Spirit Contest, Table Decorating Contest and more! If you would like to join the fun while supporting SOIL athletes, or donate a silent auction basket, or sponsor please call 618-654-6680 or email.


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Anderson Hospital Think Pink

Visit this link before October 31st and register to win a gift basket!


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High School Equivalency Prep Classes

If you left high school without earning a diploma and feel that now is the time to earn one, let Southwestern Illinois College help you get ready. The Adult Education and Literacy department will offer free high school equivalency preparation classes in St. Clair and Madison counties in November.


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Please Watch Out

Please note that two companies are sharing that they are fundraising for Triad and that is not true: Boost Media Itz All About Sports. Valid companies working with Triad: Royal Publishing Side Effects. Please be careful.


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Salvation Army Seeking Volunteers

The Salvation Army in Granite City, IL could use voluntees for assistance in the morning with stocking food pantry and making produce bags. In the afternoon we could use volunteers to assist with the distribution of the food orders for the clients of the food pantry.

Morning hours would be 9am-Noon, and Afternoon hours would be 1pm-2:45pm. If you would like to work the complete day, lunch is provided.


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Save 50% at Big Frog Custom T-Shirts

Whether you want one uniquely printed t-shirt – or dozens, Big Frog Custom T-Shirts & More in Edwardsville is the right destination. Save 50% off at Big Frog Custom T-Shirts with these offers:
$10 for $20 Custom Printed Shirt(s)
$50 for $100 Custom Printed Shirts
Promotional value good through 10/31/17


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Troy Family Dental New Patient Specials!!

Let your smile bloom! Troy Family Dental is offering some amazing deals for new patients. Free consultation, $100 off any treatment, OR $39 Exams, X-rays, and cleaning! Call today to schedule an appointment, (618) 623-4413.


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Wisper Internet Referral

Refer a friend to Wisper, and you both save $25! Ask a representative for details.


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