Register NOW for the 2016 Heart of Illinois 50+ Games and Arts – May 11-15!

Be sure to register for the 2016 Heart of Illinois 50+ Games — coming Wednesday, May 11 through Sunday, May 15! Who can participate?  Anyone age 50 or older (by 12/31/2016).   For anyone who did not receive a registration booklet in the mail, it is available online at http://www.50plusgamesandarts.com. Registration booklets can also be … Continue reading Register NOW for the 2016 Heart of Illinois 50+ Games and Arts – May 11-15!

10th Annual Employment and Resource Fair will be held April 14, 2016 at Peoria Public Library

The 10th Annual Employment and Resource Fair will be held on Thursday, April 14th from 10:30am-2pm at the Peoria Public Library Main Branch. Join METEC and PHA, along with over 20 employers and non-profits throughout the day for educational opportunities, training, employment, and growth opportunities. Computers will be available on site to work on resumes … Continue reading 10th Annual Employment and Resource Fair will be held April 14, 2016 at Peoria Public Library

City of Peoria Community Development Launches 2016 Great American Cleanup ”Clean Your Block Party” on April 30, 2016

Volunteers Take Action to Clean, Restore, and Renew Peoria Neighborhoods The Great American Cleanup is scheduled to occur in the City of Peoria on April 30th. This year’s theme, “Clean Your Block Party”, provides an opportunity to spread the word on beautifying communities, educate and encourage volunteers to build a sense of community pride and … Continue reading City of Peoria Community Development Launches 2016 Great American Cleanup ”Clean Your Block Party” on April 30, 2016

Central Illinois Coalition of Black Trade Unionist (CICBTU) to Hold Monthly Meeting On Sunday, April 24, 2016

On Sunday, April 24, 2016 at 2;30 p.m., the newly formed Central Illinois Coalition of Black Trade Unionist (CICBTU) will hold its monthly chapter meeting at the Peoria Public  Library Lincoln Branch located at 1312 W. Lincoln Ave., Peoria, IL 61605. We are inviting local unions and caucuses representing labor workers who fall under the … Continue reading Central Illinois Coalition of Black Trade Unionist (CICBTU) to Hold Monthly Meeting On Sunday, April 24, 2016

The Women of the C.O.L.G. will present “Fill A Pew For God” on Sunday, April 24, 2016

The Women of the C.O.L.G. will present “Fill A Pew For God” on Sunday, April 24, 2016 at 4 p.m. The guest speaker will be Pastor Elaine Gordon – Ward Chapel AME Church and Choir. For more information please call (309) 688-6463. The Church of the Living God Temple #130 is located at 2815 W. … Continue reading The Women of the C.O.L.G. will present “Fill A Pew For God” on Sunday, April 24, 2016

Illinois State Black Chamber of Commerce Annual Legislative Day and Networking on April 20th

The Illinois State Black Chamber of Commerce, affiliate Chambers and businesses from around the state will gather at 10:00 AM, April 20, 2016 at the Lincoln Statue outside of the Capitol located at 301 S. 2nd Street in Springfield. We will meet with legislators and various agency department heads from 11:00 AM – 4:30 PM … Continue reading Illinois State Black Chamber of Commerce Annual Legislative Day and Networking on April 20th

Join Hands, Help Children by joining “Hands Around the Courthouse” on April 15, 2016

Help raise awareness of child abuse by joining “Hands Around the Courthouse” on Friday, April 15, at noon in the Peoria County Courthouse Plaza. April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and the Youth Services Network Panel is hosting its Ninth Annual Hands Around the Courthouse event to draw attention to the 872 pending child abuse … Continue reading Join Hands, Help Children by joining “Hands Around the Courthouse” on April 15, 2016