Blood Drive – March 6 – Griggsville, IL

Reinhart-Blood-DriveGriggsville Perry High School Blood Drive is being sponsored by the Anatomy/Physiology and Health Occupation classes on March 6, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.  The blood drive will be held in the large gym at Griggsville Perry High School located at 202 North Stanford in Griggsville.  Please call the office at 217-833-2352 to sign up for an appointment to give blood.  Please note that when donating make sure and bring a valid photo ID.  Dependent on the amount of blood units contributed, a Senior student will be given a scholarship at the end of the school year.

Annual Soup Day – March 7 – Barry, IL

Food buttonFirst Baptist Church, 900 Main Street in Barry, will host Annual Soup Day on Saturday, March 7, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Chili, vegetable or chicken noodle soup, sandwich, dessert and drink will be served.  Free will offering, carry out, and deliveries, call 335-2355.

Blood Drives, 2 Locations – Feb 16 – Pittsfield & Pleasant Hill

Pike County Community Blood Drives are 11:30 am – 2 pm, Monday at Illini Community Hospital, 640 W. Washington Pittsfield and 4-6 pm at David Schrock’s House, 17652 County Hwy 11, Pleasant Hill.  For your convenience call blood center toll free to sign up at 1-866-GIVE-BLD. Walk-ins welcome and appreciated.  Central Illinois Community Blood Center, a not-for-profit organization is provider of life-saving blood for 15 hospitals throughout central Illinois, including Passavant Area Hospital and Memorial Medical Center and St. Johns Hospital.

Illini Community Hospital Open House – Feb 5 – Pittsfield, IL

Illini Community Hospital will celebrate the opening of the new Consulting Physician Clinic, Outpatient Services and Oncology areas with an Open House scheduled for Thursday, February 5th from 4-6 pm.  The public is encouraged to attend.  Those planning to attend the Open House event are asked to enter the hospital through the main lobby entrance off of Washington Street.  Staff members and volunteers will be on hand to escort visitors to the new area.  Light refreshments will be served.

Nominate your favorite Business or Establishment in Pike County!

We love receiving suggestions on how we can improve our site & our reader’s experience with us.  One awesome suggestion was to highlight area businesses each week.  This is a suggestion we’re happy to take to heart and make happen!

Please take a moment and fill out our quick and easy survey to nominate your favorite place in Pike County Illinois and Missouri.  All responses and information we collect will remain anonymous and your privacy will be maintained at all times.  Your input will help others find the great hidden gems of our county.

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Please limit your nominations to the survey in the link above. We appreciate your comment submissions but there is a possibility a nomination may be missed by not filling out the survey.

Saukee Nation Pancake & Sausage Breakfast – Jan 17- Pittsfield, IL

sub-logoSaukee Nation Pancake and Sausage Breakfast and membership drive will be Saturday, January 17 from 7 am to 11 am at the Crossroads Center dining room. Purchase tickets at home Saukee basketball games or by calling 217-473-6290 or 217-491-3522.