Around Town — Aug. 27
MEXICAN AMERICAN SOCIETY TACOS will be served beg. at 4 p.m. Aug. 29 at American Legion Post 9 downtown. Karaoke by Bedrock from 8 p.m.-midnight.
BAILEY'S PUB 7TH ANNUAL RESCUE 33 BUFFET BREAKFAST is from 7 a.m.-noon Labor Day, Sept. 1, at Second and Chestnut. Scrambled eggs, hash browns, fruit, biscuits and gravy, bacon, ham, Danish and coffee and juice. Silent auction bids on quilts, afghans and assorted items donated for the event. All donations go toward Rescue 33's advanced EMT training.
FIRST CAR CLUB (1 c.c.) CAR SHOW is from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Labor Day, Sept. 1, in the First United Methodist Church parking lot. Hot dogs on the grill. Church men show off the antique, restored, modified, father-son project and mid-life crisis cars in all condition and all levels of completion. No registation and no prizes. Just fun and fellowship.
METHODIST MEDICAL CENTER MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY VAN will be at Methodist Medical Group, 525 Sweetbriar, from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Sept. 3. All digital equipment. No need for doctor's order if age 40 or over. Call 671-8282 for an appt.
STROKE AND VASCULAR SCREENING is from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sept. 4 at Chillicothe Christian Church, 510 W. Frances. For educational programs or to schedule appointments, call 877-732-8258.
GIRL SCOUT TROOP 4028 ALUMINUM CAN DRIVE is 8 a.m.-noon Sept. 6 at the St. Edward Church parking lot. If unable to drop off aluminum, call Jane Merdian at 274-8182, or Donna Daly at 274-5108 for pickup.
KELLY'S KAUSE BENEFIT beg. at noon Sept. 13 at Pearce Community Center. Food, games, silent and live auctions and kids' area. Band during evening. Proceeds go to help Scott and Kelly Burdette offset medical costs related to her bout with Guillain Barre Syndrome. They are the parents of 2-year-old Carter and 2-month-old Hatley. Kelly was diagnosed shortly after the birth of her daughter April 17. Donate to Kelly Burdette Benefit fund at CEFCU, or send to her sister at: Kris Hopple, c/o Kelly Burdette Benefit, 210 S. Pekin Lane, Hanna City, IL 61536. Call 360-6694 to arrange pickup of auction items.
SHORE ACRES DANCE featuring the Glenn Reader Band entertaining from 2-5 p.m. Sept. 14 at Shore Acres ballroom. Public is invited. Refreshments. $6 admission.
IVC MARCHING GREY GHOSTS "FLOWER POWER" FUNDRAISER runs through Sept. 15. Variety of spring-blooming flower bulbs (tulips, lilies, iris, etc.) avail. for fall planting. To order, get in touch with an IVC band member, or stop at Dutch Gardens, 1021, Second St., during business hours. Proceeds benefit band's Holiday Bowl performance in San Diego.