Saturday, December 01, 2018
St. Mary's Catholic Church , 231 N. State St. Westville, Illinois 61883, Wesville, Illinois
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Join us for an all day celebration.
We will start the day with a pancake & sausage breakfast at 7:30AM followed by Patriot Hour with a flag ceremony, proclamation reading and presentation on Illinois history.
- Lincoln Presenter covering Illinois history from 1818 to 1865
- State Senator Scott Bennett 1866 to present;
- State Representative Mike Marron Illinois and the future
Following, a grade school singing group will sing the Illinois state song.
At 11:30 AM, a Christmas Ice Cream Social with Santa will take place. All toys & gifts will be donated needy children.
At 1:00 PM, a pumpkin pie/apple pie eating contest.
And beginning at 4PM, bands will perform and tribute REO, Dan Fogleburg, etc.
All events are free but a free will donations will be taken up and all profits going to local charity.
Cost of Admission: $Free