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March 2020

March Fun Week! – Center Closed Temporarily :(

March 23 - March 28

Explore the Center, paint, read, make a craft and have fun! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Create Your Own Springtime!

March 30 - April 4

Come and create your own "spring time" craft! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Love Local To-Go! – POSTPONED

March 31 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Walton Centre Fairbury, 61739 + Google Map

UPDATE! With the current lockdown due to COVID-19 with recommendations to only leave your home for "essential" reasons, we are POSTPONING this event. We have been brainstorming ways to help local businesses and get the Love Local To-Go bags to residents. However, for now, it seems that for everyone's safety, it may be best to "re-think" the To-Go idea on March 31st as this event is not an "essential" activity. Therefore, there won't be a "Drive-Thru" on the March 31st…

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April 2020

Fork Art!

April 6 - April 11

Put down the brush and pick up a fork!  Painting fun with forks. Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Snappy Dragonfly!

April 13 - April 18

Celebrate Earth Day this week catching bugs with this Snappy Dragonfly! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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A Card for Mom!

April 20 - April 25

Add special note for Mom inside an upcycled calendar envelope! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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April Fun Week!

April 27 - May 2

Explore the Center, paint, read, make a craft and have fun! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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May 2020

Blue Bird Nest!

May 4 - May 9

Celebrate Blue Bird Festival with a nest of baby birds! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Lady Bugs Rock!

May 11 - May 16

These Lady Bugs will be right at home in your rock garden! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Paper Poppies!

May 18 - May 23

A keepsake of remembrance for Memorial Day. Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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May Fun Week!

May 25 - May 30

Explore the Center, paint, read, make a craft and have fun! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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June 2020

Green Leaves of Summer!

June 1 - June 6

Bring the outdoors indoors with leaf rubbings! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Mini Monogram for Dad!

June 8 - June 13

Paint Dad's initial on a Mini Canvas for Father's Day! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Something’s Fishy!

June 15 - June 20

Vacation time €“ these Seashell Fish will make you feel like you are on the beach! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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June Fun Week!

June 22 - June 27

Explore the Center, paint, read, make a craft and have fun! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Patriotic Pinwheels!

June 29 - July 4

Show your Red, White, and Blue for the 4th of July! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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July 2020

Picnic Ants!

July 6 - July 11

July is National Picnic Month, and all picnic's have ants! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Pom Pom Ice Cream Cones!

July 13 - July 18

Celebrate National Ice Cream Month with cones that look good enough to eat! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Summer Blooms!

July 20 - July 25

Colorful flowers from egg cartons can take the summer heat! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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July Fun Week!

July 27 - August 1

Explore the Center, paint, read, make a craft and have fun! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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August 2020

Play Dough Time!

August 3 - August 8

What can you make with Play Dough? Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Fork Art!

August 10 - August 15

Put down the brush and pick up a fork!  Painting fun with forks. Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Sunflower Mosaic!

August 17 - August 22

Keep summer all year with a Sunflower seed mosaic. Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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August Fun Week!

August 24 - August 29

Explore the Center, paint, read, make a craft and have fun! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Happy Birthday to the Connection Center!

August 31 - September 5

The Central Illinois Connection Center is 1 year old, join the celebration, decorate a cookie. and have fun! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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September 2020

What’s in your Pocket?

September 7 - September 12

Store Back to School supplies, a To-do list and more with this handy magnet pocket. Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Dog Days of Summer!

September 14 - September 19

Shell puppies for the last week summer! The first day of Autumn is Sept. 23rd. Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Barn Wood Stencil!

September 21 - September 26

Make your own rustic decorative art. Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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September Fun Week!

September 28 - October 3

Explore the Center, paint, read, make a craft and have fun! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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October 2020

Fall Fun Sponge Art!

October 5 - October 10

Red, yellow, and orange sponge leaves. Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Popcorn Month!

October 12 - October 17

Make a gift of Illinois' Official Snack to share with a friend. Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Pumpkin Painting at the Center!

October 19 - October 24

Paint a mini pumpkin! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Halloween Fun Week!

October 26 - October 31

Explore the Center, paint, read, make a craft and have fun! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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November 2020

A Tin Can Scarecrow!

November 2 - November 7

A Tin Can Scarecrow with a flippy floppy hat. Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Connection Center Rocks!

November 9 - November 14

Paint kindness rocks and share what you are thankful for. Bring your friends and ideas. We have the rocks and paint! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Thanksgiving Blessing in a Jar!

November 16 - November 21

Say Thanks with a wonderful and delicious treat gift for the holidays. Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Turkey Day Fun Week!

November 23 - November 28

Explore the Center, paint, read, make a craft and have fun! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Fork Art!

November 30 - December 5

Put down the brush and pick up a fork!  Painting fun with forks. Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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December 2020

Cookie in a Jar!

December 7 - December 12

Cookie mix in a mason jar is fun to make and makes a delicious gift! Plus, we will have some baked up to taste. Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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Let’s Build a Snowman!

December 14 - December 19

These cute snowmen are fun and festive! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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December Fun Week!

December 28, 2020 - January 2, 2021

Explore the Center, paint, read, make a craft and have fun! Monday – Saturday 10a-3p

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