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Religion calendar, Sept. 14-21, 2018

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Entertainment listings, Sept. 13-20, 2018

EVENTS

This weekend

VERMILION RIVER FALL FESTIVAL AND FARMERS MARKET

For the retirees, Sept. 9-16, 2018

For information about services available to older adults, contact Karen Graves, director of the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) and Helen Mary Stevick Senior Citizens Center, 15 E. Main St., Champaign, IL 61820, call 217-359-6500.

RSVP and the Stevick Senior Center are administered by Family Service of Champaign County.

Getting Personal: Marge Probasco

Each week, we offer a Q&A with a local personality. Today, 82-year-old MARGE PROBASCO, Fisher's super volunteer, chats with staff writer Paul Wood. She's deeply religious and the world's greatest fan of the Bunnies.

What had been your major line of work before retirement?

Project Success gets $4.2 million in grants for after-school programs

DANVILLE — Project Success of Vermilion County celebrated its 20th anniversary recently by announcing two competitive grants, totaling $4.2 million, that allow it to continue providing after-school programming at two schools and expand to several more.

Religion calendar, Sept. 7-14, 2018

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Top of the Morning, Sept. 7, 2018

TERRI LIPSCOMB is keeping an eye on the weather forecast. But she has a plan if the expected rains come to Champaign-Urbana on Saturday night.

Lipscomb organized the first "Endless Summer," a benefit for Merci's Refuge, a women's residential home. Lipscomb, chief development officer for the organization, started planning in April.

Entertainment listings, Sept. 6-13, 2018

EVENTS

This weekend

CAF AIRPOWER HISTORY TOUR

For the retirees, Sept. 2-9, 2018

For information about services available to older adults, contact Karen Graves, director of the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) and Helen Mary Stevick Senior Citizens Center, 15 E. Main St., Champaign, IL 61820, call 217-359-6500.

RSVP and the Stevick Senior Center are administered by Family Service of Champaign County.

Religion calendar, Aug. 31-Sept. 7, 2018

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