St. Dominic Parish to hold rummage sale
A rummage and bake sale will be held at St. Dominic Parish Center in Breese from Thursday, Oct. 28, through Sunday, Oct. 31. A carryout-only luncheon will be available all four days.
GriefShare session at Mosaic Church
Mosaic Church is hosting a GriefShare session starting Oct. 18 at 6:30 p.m. at the Breese location, behind Hardee’s. The sessions offer help, support, insight and encouragement after the death of a spouse, child, family or friend, and are led by someone who has experienced a loss and others experiencing the same struggles. If interested or have questions, email Ann at
Clinton Co. Geneology Club meets Nov. 4
The Clinton County Genealogy Club will meet on Thursday, Nov. 4, at 7 p.m. in the Hospitality Room of St. Mary’s Church Hall in Carlyle, 1171 Livingston St. Enter building at the cafeteria/gym entrance on Livingston Street. Ellen and Greg Thorson will continue demonstrating FamilySearch.org, including the new research platform. Bring your device and we will help you with any research issues you have regarding FamilySearch. We will not have restricted time, so we’ll have time to stay and work on research.
Heartlinks Grief Center COVID-19 workshop
Heartlinks Grief Center will host an in-person workshop for anyone grieving the death of a loved one during COVID-19, Oct. 25 at 10:30 a.m., at 201 N. Church St., Belleville. Registration is required by calling Susan at (618) 234-4410 ext. 7044. The hour-long workshop, “Uncharted Waters: Navigating Grief in a Time of COVID,” is about coping with grief due to COVID or during the pandemic. It will provide support and education to anyone grieving the loss of a loved one. Attendees will learn how grief has changed in the face of this pandemic and some coping strategies to help with their grief. Registered attendees will receive a small gift card for lunch as a thank you for attending.
Wheatfield Fire Department chicken dinner
A drive-thru chicken dinner sponsored by the Wheatfield Fire Department will be held Nov. 14. Carry-out plates will be available from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Meals include half a chicken (four pieces), dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy, corn and slaw. The carry-outs will be at the church hall in Beaver Prairie. 13322 Church Rd. in Carlyle. Watch for signs on U.S. Route 50, and state routes 127 and 143.
Trapping permits to be drawn
Trapping permits will be awarded at a public drawing on Oct. 26 at the site headquarters of Eldon Hazlet State Park, 20100 Hazlet Park Rd. in Carlyle. Registration for the drawing will begin at 10 a.m. at the park office, with the drawing held at 10:30 a.m. Trapping will be permitted in the designated areas from the statewide opening until Feb. 15, 2022. A 2021 trapping license or a trapping education card will be required for the drawing. For more information about trapping opportunities, contact Eldon Hazlet State Park at (618) 594-3015.