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August – September 2015

Aug
29
Sat
Soccer MSHS Kick-Off Invite
Aug 29 @ 1:23 pm – 2:23 pm
Aug
30
Sun
Japan Fest
Aug 30 all-day
Sep
1
Tue
Education Expo
Sep 1 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Come explore what the Champaign County Forest Preserve has to offer for homeschoolers, scouts, 4-H groups, and more! Drop in for mini sessions, discovery kits, educational crafts and raffles. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. FREE! (217) 896-2455 or ehenson@ccfpd.org

Sep
3
Thu
OASIS
Sep 3 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Volleyball vs. Champaign Central
Sep 3 @ 7:00 pm – 2:34 pm
Sep
4
Fri
Harvest Time
Sep 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Join us as we explore the fruits and vegetables growing in the Discovery Garden and learn about the differences between them. Plus bring home some vegetables we grew this year! $3 per child. Registration required: (217) 586-2612 or cgrabowski@ccfpd.org

village

  • Duo brings MAYC message to Mount Kilimanjaro (8/26/2015) - On the surface it may not appear that the 61-year old lawyer, Bill Peithmann and the Mahomet Area Youth Club have much in common. But in July Peithmann took MAYC’s cause to Mount Kilimanjaro. “MAYC is creating role models, choices…

schools

  • District welcomes new teachers (8/19/2015) - The Mahomet-Seymour Board of Education welcomed several new teachers to the district during Monday night’s board meeting. Jacob Beinborn has been hired as the Music Teacher at Sangamon Elementary. Beinborn replaces Sue Keeble, who moved to Lincoln Trail to replace…

business

  • Bridle Brook joins fight against Alzheimer’s (8/18/2015) - Mahomet’s Bridle Brook Assisted Living and Memory Care Facility is ready to do their part in eradicating Alzheimer’s and Dementia. And the Mahomet community can help. Bridle Brook has formed a team to walk in Champaign-Urbana’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s…

entertainment

sports

  • MAYC Half-Marathon and 5K results and photos (8/17/2015) - The Mahomet Area Youth Club hosted the 20th annual MAYC Half-Marathon and 5K Saturday. Tito Medrano captured first in the half-marathon and Andrew Scheele came in first in the 5K. Click here for the Half-Marathon Results. Click here for the…

notes

  • Why I won’t cut down the gnarly tree (8/17/2015) - I know there is a giant, gnarly, thorny tree in my front yard. I mean it’s right outside my front door. We named it the Jesus tree because there is a heart shaped scar on its trunk and very large…