Pike Co. Chamber of Commerce 21st Annual Golf Open – April 24 – Pittsfield, IL

The Pike County Chamber of Commerce’s 21st Annual Golf Open fundraiser is Friday, April 24th at Old Orchard Country Club in Pittsfield.   Registration will begin at 8:15 AM with a shotgun start at 9:00 AM.  Lunch will be provided.  Team sponsorships is $240 for a 4 person team, which includes golf fees, cart rental, skins & mulligans and lunch.  A Business Sponsorship which allows businesses to set up a booth or have special activities and personnel at the Tee Box of the sponsored hole is available for $150.  A combination Team & Hole Sponsorship is available for $340.  Other special sponsorships such as closest to the pin, longest drive, etc. are available. Register your team and pay by April 17, and receive 4 chances (one for each team member) for a drawing for an Odessey White Hot putter. Download the form on the Chamber’s website- Chamber section- then blue golf tab.

Taste of Pike Food & Home Show – May 2 – Pittsfield, IL

The Taste of Pike Food & Home Show will be held on Saturday, May 2 at the Crossroads Center in Pittsfield.  Event will take place from 11 am to 4 pm with Free-will donation for admission.  Food and drink will be available to sample and purchase along with other vendor items.  Come on out for a fun filled day and enjoy foods from Pike County, crafts and home ideas!  There will be a Silent Auction and a raffle for a $500 meat bundle.  Admission, raffle and auction money will benefit the Pike County Fire Department.  For info call Chris at Save-A-Lot at (217) 285-5712.

*Still taking vendors through April 12!

HCE Spring Luncheon – April 11 – Pittsfield, IL

The Home and Community Education (HCE) will host a spring luncheon April 22, featuring The Casteel Color Wheel Spring Style Show.  The event will be held at the Crossroads, 125 W. Jefferson in Pittsfield.  Style show will be held from 10 am to 11:15 am.  Lunch will be served after the show.  Tickets available through HCE members.

Youth Cake Decorating Workshop – April 6 – Pittsfield, IL

The University of Illinois Extension Unit 14 will be offering a Cake Decorating Workshop for youth ages 8-18 on Monday, April 6 from 9:30 am to 11 am at the Pike County Farm Bureau building located at 1301 E. Washington St in Pittsfield.  You can register participants at http://web.extension.illinois.edu/abhps or by calling the Pike County Extension office at 217-285-5543.  For questions please contact Tammi Koltveit at 217-285-5543 or by email at koltveit@illinois.edu

Pike County Relay for Life – June 20 – Pittsfield, IL

The Pike County 2015 Relay for Life will be held on Saturday, June 20 from 11 am to 11 pm at the courthouse in Pittsfield.  There is no registration fee this year.  We are looking for more teams.  If you would like more information, would like to register a team or would like to donate a raffle item please call Event Chairs Brandy Allred at 217-779-9297 or Susan Manker at 217-370-5995.

Sunrise Services – April 5 – Pearl, IL

Sunrise services at Greenpond Christian Church will be Sunday, April 5 at 7 am.  Breakfast and an Easter Egg hunt to follow service.  Everyone is welcome to attend.