Neighborhood News

Chicken & Dumpling Dinner


The West Franklin Historical District & Silkwood Inn Museum is having an all you can eat Chicken & Dumpling Dinner on Saturday, September 20th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Dinner includes: chicken & dumplings, green beans, corn, slaw, roll, dessert, and drink...all for a donation of $7.00. All donations go to the upkeep and maintenance of the Historical District and Inn Museum.

Fall Craft / Vendor Fair


West Franklin Historical District & Silkwood Inn Museum is sponsoring a Fall Craft Fair, Saturday, October 4, 2014, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Concessions will be available

Set-up time will be at 7:00 a.m. on Saturday. Cost: $25.00 per booth space

For more information, please contact event organizers: Brenda Kilgrove – 618.724.9346 or Cindy Webb – 618.724.4074

Coello Homecoming car/truck/motorcycle show


The Coello Homecoming car/truck/motorcycle show will be held Sunday, Sept 21 at the Coello park. Registration 10am-1pm. $15 per vehicle. Rest Rooms and concessions on site. Dash plaques for the first 50 registrants. For info call 618-927-4423

Superheroes for a Super Cause


Integrated Health in Harrisburg is hosting the 4th annual 5k/10k run, 5k speed walk, and 1 mile family fun walk on October 11, 2014, at 9:00 AM. All proceeds will go to the Fowler Bonan Foundation's Clothes for Kids program, and we want to raise $10,000 to provide new clothes for 100 kids in Southern Illinois. We encourage dressing up as your favorite superhero, and there will be awards for best