July 2009 Volume 2 Issue 7
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Pleasant Plains 4th of July Chicken Dinner & Fireworks Display The Pleasant Plains Community Club is sponsoring a 4th of July celebration at the Plains Firehouse on Buckeye Road. Serving time will be 5pm until 8pm. The menu will consist of crackling good grilled chicken, snapping wonderful baked beans. popping potato salad, and bread & butter for $7.00 per person. Hot Dogs and chips = $3.00. Drinks and desserts will also be provided. There will be a bake sale and activities for the children—Crazy Wagon, music, etc. Fireworks at dusk on the Plains High School track field. Bring your lawn chair, find a great spot to watch the fireworks, purchase chicken and have a picnic on the school grounds or eat at the firehouse. Carry-outs will be available. We will have enough chicken to feed an army - we won’t run out.
Coming Soon Uncle Tykie’s Down Home Grill Delson Krueger, an 8-time barbeque champion in Oregon and Washington, is opening up Uncle Tykie’s in Ashland by midJuly in the old Pitt Stop restaurant. As in these pictures, the building has been completely renovated. Hours will be Sunday - Thursday, 11am - 8pm, Friday & Saturday, 11am - 9pm. This will be the home of the ―Belly Buster‖, a special sandwich by Delson. Plus, there will be daily specials and a full menu.
Vacation Bible School -”Crocodile Dock” Where Fearless Kids Shine God’s Light.
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VBS is scheduled for Sunday, July 19 through Thursday, July 23 from 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. A light supper is planned for all kids and volunteers each night beginning at 5:30 p.m. Mark your calendars and share the word with everyone to come and visit us in the bayou! Chadder will be back this year along with a host of other characters that the kids will love. Daily themes include: God is With Us; God is Powerful; God Keeps His Promises; God Give Us Life; and God Cares for Us. Plans are underway, and we are still looking for volunteers to help make this a success. VBS is sponsored in partnership again this year by the First Baptist Church of Ashland, Ashland United Methodist Church, Ashland Church of Christ, and St. Augustine Catholic Church. Information is available by calling any of the churches or by calling Alice Kern– 899-1978. You won’t be disappointed! Pre-registration forms for the kids are also available.
July 2009 Edition of the Ashland Scoop - Ashland, Illinois