FESTIVALS & EVENTS

August 19, 2017

Sportsman’s Customer Appreciation Party-Scavenger Hunt

Where: Sportsman’s Club, Mt. Sterling

4 Person teams-No registration fee

Register 4:00-5:00 pm-Scavenger Hunt 5:00-7:00 pm

Entertainment on Capitol Street following hunt.

Contact: Tim Wachter at 217-773-9096 or www.sportsmanstavern.com

August 20, 2017

Concert Series “The Dills”

www. thedills.net

Where: First Christian Church, Mt. Sterling, IL

Time: meal served 4:30-5:30 pm, concert at 6:00 pm

Contact: 217-773-3247 (church) or pastor@ffcmtsterling.com

August 27, 2017

St. Mary School Chicken Fry

Sponsored by and proceeds to benefit St. Mary School

Serving fried chicken and all the trimmings from 11:00 am-2:00 pm

Dine in or carry out meals available, kids games, silent auctions, raffles, something for everyone!

K of C Hall, Mt. Sterling, IL

Contact: school office 217-773-2825-Volunteers Welcome!

September

All Month Long-Library Card Sign Up Month

Brown County Public Library-During normal library hours

If you don’t have a library card, plan to visit the library this month to get one. You will be entered in our “new patrons” drawing at the end of September!

September 9, 2017

Versailles Fall Festival

Starts at 11:00 am with the Parade

Fried chicken dinner immediately following the parade at the Community Building. Activities in the park all afternoon. All kids games are FREE!

Contact: John/Kim Eichelberger 217-653-6684 or jeichelb@adams.net

September 10, 2017

Concert Series-The Chosen Ones

www.thechosnones.org

First Christian Church, Mt. Sterling, IL

Meal served at 4:30-5:45 pm

Concert at 6:00 pm

Contact: 217-773-3247 (church office) or pastor@fccmtsterling.com

YMCS Flag Football Starts

Mt. Sterling YMCA

Contact: Jeff Summers 217-773-2230

September 17 & 24, 2017

Whistle Stop Depot Museum & Ferguson School Open House

Sponsored by the Brown County Historical Society

Open 1:00 pm-4:00 pm at the Brown County Fairgrounds

Contact: Margaret Scranton 217-289-3480 or scranton@adams.net

September 25-30

Banned Books Week

Brown County Public Library during normal hours

Come see our special display of banned books as a celebration of all the freedoms your public library safeguards through it’s services.

Contact: Robin Walker 217-773-2013 or klutzy62@gmail.com

September 29, 2017

Brown County High School Homecoming Parade & Game

Parade starts at 4:00 pm-Games starts at 7:00 pm

Parade on Main Street of Mt. Sterling. Game at the high school.

September 29, 2017

Brown County Alumni Block Party

Sponsored by Action Brown County Promotions/Mt. Sterling Fall Festival

8:00 pm-midnight with music by Exit 52 in Uptown Mt. Sterling

For Adults 21 or older

Contact: Donna Bemis at 217-773-3416 or donnabemis@me.com

September 30, 2017

Mt. Sterling Fall Festival

10:00 am-5:00 pm around the Brown County Courthouse

Family fun and activities that include kids games, vendors, food, quilt show, car/bike/tractor show, cruise night, entertainment and much more!

Contact: Donna Bemis at 217-77-3416 or donnabemis@me.com