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How to Get Hired by the State of Illinois 1:30 pm
How to Get Hired by the State of Illinois @ Pekin Public Library
Apr 3 @ 1:30 pm
The State of Illinois is seeking candidates to fill multiple positions in multiple agencies. Workshop provides an overview of employment opportunities, application criteria and hiring procedures. The workshop will include information on: Successful search strategies for commonly hired State positions A better understanding of the State application process Translating your life experience in an effective CMS100 application Tips for preparing Continue Reading
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Potawatomi Trail Runs
Potawatomi Trail Runs @ McNaughton Park
Apr 5 – Apr 8 all-day
Potawatomi Trail Runs @ McNaughton Park | Pekin | Illinois | United States
Welcome to the 2018 Potawatomi Trail Runs at lovely John T. McNaughton Park in Pekin, IL. This is a family-friendly event where camping and cheering along the finishing line is encouraged. Distances being offered this year are: 200 miler, 150 miler, 100 miler, 50 miler, 30 miler and a 10 mile night run. The course is a 10 mile loop Continue Reading
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Illinois Bicentennial Film Series: Illinois’s Memory of the Civil War 11:00 am
Illinois Bicentennial Film Series: Illinois’s Memory of the Civil War @ Pekin Public Library
Apr 6 @ 11:00 am
In honor of the Illinois Bicentennial, the Pekin Public Library will be showing historic local videos from our Pekin History Project. This month's film is: 'Illinois's Memory of the Civil War'
Civil War Medicine 12:30 pm
Civil War Medicine @ Pekin Public Library
Apr 6 @ 12:30 pm
Civil War Reenactor and former EMT Ron Kirchgessner will present medicine and medical practices during the Civil War. The program will include original and reproduction instruments. This program will follow the film, 'Illinois's Memory of the Civil War,' at 11:00 a.m. Free and open to the public.
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The Moffat Cemetery Story 7:00 pm
The Moffat Cemetery Story @ Tazewell County Genealogical and Historical Society
Apr 10 @ 7:00 pm
Robert Hoffer will give a presentation regarding the history of the Moffat cemetery including information on the 48 Union Civil War veterans still buried in the area and the current ongoing project
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‘The Last Lecture’ Advance Care Planning 5:00 pm
‘The Last Lecture’ Advance Care Planning @ Pekin Public Library
Apr 12 @ 5:00 pm
Dinner & A Movie - "The Last Lecture" is based on the best-selling book by Paul Pausch, a professor at Carnegie Mellon University, whose lecture about achieving childhood dreams captivated people everywhere. Terminal with pancreatic cancer, he shared insights on finding the good in people, working hard to overcome obstacles and living generously. A panel discussion on how advance care Continue Reading
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Puttin’ On Pekin Breakfast 6:45 am
Puttin’ On Pekin Breakfast @ Avanti's Dome
Apr 13 @ 6:45 am – 8:00 am
The Chamber's Pekin 1st Committee brings you this great networking and promotional opportunity! The menu includes a delicious breakfast, announcements, door prize drawings, awards, Meet the New Member, 1-minute reminders and an interesting speaker or program! Take advantage of the promotional opportunities: bring a door prize and/or be prepared to make a 1-minutes announcement.
Central IL Giant Nerf Battle 5:30 pm
Central IL Giant Nerf Battle @ Avanti's Dome
Apr 13 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Central IL Giant Nerf Battle @ Avanti's Dome | Pekin | Illinois | United States
Central IL Giant Nerf Battle @ Pekin Avanti's Dome Friday April 13th Doors open 5:30pm, Games 7-10pm ALL AGES EVENT - 2 & UNDER FREE YOU MUST PURCHASE TICKETS TO ATTEND $20 PER PERSON AND CAN BE PURCHASED ONLINE (SEE TICKETS LINK ABOVE) SPECTATORS ARE $5 AND WILL BE PURCHASED AT EVENT Purchase Tickets here -> https://www.vantora.com/Paintball/ppp/tickets/default.asp?id=36279POPU Tickets Include: -Entry to Continue Reading
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NCC Summer Sales Event 9:00 am
NCC Summer Sales Event @ SUMMER SALES EVENT
Apr 14 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Crafters and vendors on site with their products. Food available. This event benefits King's Cafe free meals
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Pekin Business Showcase at Pekin Kids’ Festival 10:00 am
Pekin Business Showcase at Pekin Kids’ Festival @ Avanti's Dome
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce is partnering with R&B Productions to include the Pekin Business Showcase in the Pekin Kids' Festival 2018!
Pekin Kids’ Festival 10:00 pm
Pekin Kids’ Festival @ Avanti's Dome
Apr 21 @ 10:00 pm – 7:00 pm
ICPR's Family Practice Pekin Kids' Festival is a family-focused community event coming to the Avanti's Dome April 21, 2018. There will be fun and excitement for all ages! Attractions include over 15 Fun on the Run Inflatables, Rock Climbing Wall, Interactive Exhibits, Face Painting, Amuzement ride, Door Prizes, and MORE! All attractions are open from 10 AM until 7 PM Continue Reading
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Estate Planning for Children with Special Needs 6:30 pm
Estate Planning for Children with Special Needs @ Pekin Public Library
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm
Attorney Tim Rigby, of Springfield IL, is an estate planning attorney who specializes in the area of special needs trust planning and guardianships for individuals with disabilities. As the father of a 14 year old daughter with Down syndrome, Tim is uniquely positioned to understand the day-to-day challenges families face, and also the need to properly plan for the future Continue Reading
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Planting and Planning Your Summer Crops 6:00 pm
Planting and Planning Your Summer Crops @ Pekin Public Library
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm
Join Beth Wegner, Master Gardner, for a night of planning your summer garden and seed sharing of melons, corn, squash, sunflowers, beans, flowers and herbs.
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