Events for October 2017
Olney and the Greater Richland County Chamber of Commerce
Oct 02   Carle RMH Aux Pampered Chef Fundraiser
Date:   October 2, 2017
Time:   08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Oct 02   Richland County Gospel Music Association
The monthly meeting of the Richland County Gospel Music Association will meet, Monday, October 13, 2008 at the First United Methodist Church, 315 S. Fair St. Olney at 6:30pm.
Date:   October 2, 2017
Time:   06:30 PM
Location:   First United Methodist Church, 315 S. Fair St. Olney
Contact:   Leslie Davis 618-843-5011
Email:   rcgma1@yahoo.com
Date/Time Details:  
10/13/2008 at 6:30pm
Fees/Admission:   free
Oct 03   Better Breathers Club
Better Breathers Club (former COPD Support Group) 
Carle Richland Memorial Hospital Ambulance Garage
Date:   October 3, 2017
Time:   01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Oct 06   Wal-Mart DC 6059-CMN Bass Tournament
Date:   October 6, 2017
Time:   06:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Oct 06   White Squirrel Quilt Show
Date:   October 6, 2017
Time:   10:00 AM - 07:00 PM
Oct 07   Healthfest 2017
Date:   October 7, 2017
Time:   07:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Oct 07   Annual Squirrel Count
Date:   October 7, 2017
Time:   07:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Contact:   618.395.7302 x3
Oct 07   White Squirrel Quilt Show
Date:   October 7, 2017
Time:   10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Oct 07   West Salem Senior Center
The West Salem Senior Center will be having a pulled pork fundraiser, Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm, or until food runs out. We will be serving pulled pork, smoked by Tod Goble from Smoke Me Tender, baked beans, cole slaw, potato salad, and cobbler. This will be a carry out only meal. Suggested donation is $10 for adults, $5 for children 10 and under. We deliver, on average, 260 meals a month, over 3,000 meals a year to the shut ins of our town. Please come join us and help support this great cause.
Date:   October 7, 2017
Time:   11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:   106 W. South St. West Salem, Il 62476
Contact:   April Rickey Site Coordinator 618-456-3600
Email:   westsalemseniorcenter@gmail.com
Date/Time Details:   October 7, 2017 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Fees/Admission:   Suggested donation is $10 for adults, $5 for children 10 and under.
Oct 08   VFW Auxiliary Family Freedom Festival
Date:   October 8, 2017
Time:   01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Oct 10   RCCU Community Engagement Session
Join your School District for the next Community Engagement Session at Immanuel United Methodist Church -700 N East Street 6:30pm
Date:   October 10, 2017
Time:   06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Oct 11   Community CPR at Carle RMH
Date:   October 11, 2017
Time:   06:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Oct 13   Never Forget 9/11 Mobile Exhibit
Date:   October 13, 2017
Time:   01:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Oct 13   Taco Night at Olney VFW #4226
Open to the public and call in orders for pick up. 
Date:   October 13, 2017
Time:   05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Location:   205 N Walnut St, Olney, IL
Contact:   618-392-4226
Oct 14   Annual Squirrel Count
Date:   October 14, 2017
Time:   07:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Contact:   618.395.7302 x3
Oct 14   Walk for Remembrance & Hope
Date:   October 14, 2017
Time:   07:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Oct 14   Never Forget 9/11 Mobile Exhibit
Date:   October 14, 2017
Time:   10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Oct 14   Fox River Apartments Chili Lunch
Date:   October 14, 2017
Time:   11:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Oct 14   Olney Noble Airport Chili Fly In Lunch
Date:   October 14, 2017
Time:   11:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Oct 14   Berryville Harvest Fest
Date:   October 14, 2017
Time:   12:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Oct 15   St Joe Olney Smog & Bazaar
Date:   October 15, 2017
Time:   10:30 AM - 03:00 PM
Oct 15   Berryville Harvest Fest
Date:   October 15, 2017
Time:   12:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Oct 16   Carle RMH Longaberger Fundraiser
Date:   October 16, 2017
Time:   08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Oct 17   Carle RMH Longaberger Fundraiser
Date:   October 17, 2017
Time:   08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Oct 17   Chamber Luncheon
Date:   October 17, 2017
Time:   12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Fees/Admission:  
Cost is $10.00 per person and all Chamber members and invited guests are welcome to attend.
Oct 17   Audubon Society Meeting First Presby Church
Date:   October 17, 2017
Time:   07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Oct 18   OCC hosts College Fair
Date:   October 18, 2017
Time:   09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Oct 20   OCC Theatre Presents "Subject to Change"
Date:   October 20, 2017
Time:   07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Website:   https://www.facebook.com/OCCTheater/
Contact:   618.395.7777
Oct 21   Annual Squirrel Count
Date:   October 21, 2017
Time:   07:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Contact:   618.395.7302 x3
Oct 21   OCC Theatre Presents "Subject to Change"
Date:   October 21, 2017
Time:   07:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Website:   https://www.facebook.com/OCCTheater/
Contact:   618.395.7777
Oct 22   OCC Theatre Presents "Subject to Change"
Date:   October 22, 2017
Time:   02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Website:   https://www.facebook.com/OCCTheater/
Contact:   618.395.7777
Oct 22   Trinity Lutheran Church Organ Concert & Service
Date:   October 22, 2017
Time:   04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Oct 24   Look Good Feel Better Program for Women
Date:   October 24, 2017
Time:   02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Oct 25   OSHA 10 Training
Date:   October 25, 2017
Oct 26   OSHA 10 Training
Date:   October 26, 2017
Oct 27   Hospice Soup n Sandwich Fundraiser
Date:   October 27, 2017
Time:   11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Oct 27   OCC Student Senate Haunted Trail
Date:   October 27, 2017
Time:   05:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Oct 27   TrustBank Halloween Parade

TrustBank Halloween Parade
Main Street Olney
 Line up at 5:30 Parade Starts at 6:00pm

Date:   October 27, 2017
Time:   06:00 PM - 06:30 PM
Contact:   395-4311
Oct 28   Miranda's Heart and Sole 5K Run/Walk
Miranda is a junior at Richland County High School who recently had a heart transplant. All proceeds will go to Miranda's medical expenses. Organized by the RCHS Interact Club.
Date:   October 28, 2017
Time:   08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Website:   http://rchs.rccu1.net
Location:   Richland County High School Veteran's Hall (behind the Tennis courts)
Contact:   Call Rob Kirby at 618 843-6093 or RCHS 618 393-2192
Email:   lurfer@rccu1.net
Date/Time Details:   October 28th, 2017 7:15 am Late and Pre-Registration at Veteran's Hall RCHS
Fees/Admission:   Cost is $15 before October 21st - Late Registration $20 Group Fee ( 3 or more) $10 per person Entry forms at the High School, Banks, and the Olney Chamber of Commerce
Oct 28   Olney Taekwondo Women's Self Defense
ADIES: Learn to defend yourself for Domestic Violence Awareness Month! Empower yourself by breaking a board (optional)!

Olney Taekwondo Center, in partnership with SWAN (Stop Woman Abuse Now, Inc.), is offering a women's self-defense class on Saturday, Oct. 28, 10:00-11:30 am, in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Open to ages 14 and above. Hurry, this seminar is limited to 20 participants!

Cost: $25
A portion of the proceeds go to support SWAN.
http://olneytkd.weebly.com/womens-self-defense.html 
Register online at the above link or call (618) 392-3800!
Date:   October 28, 2017
Time:   10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Website:   http://olneytkd.weebly.com/womens-self-defense.html
Oct 28   Burgin Manor Community Trick or Treat
Date:   October 28, 2017
Time:   02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Oct 28   OCC Student Senate Haunted Trail
Date:   October 28, 2017
Time:   05:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Oct 29   OCC Student Senate Haunted Trail
Date:   October 29, 2017
Time:   05:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Oct 30   OCC Student Senate Haunted Trail
Date:   October 30, 2017
Time:   05:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Oct 31   OSHA 30 Training
Date:   October 31, 2017
Oct 31   Pink Warrior Sisters Support Group
Date:   October 31, 2017
Time:   06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Oct 31   Trick-or-Treat Night Olney
Date:   October 31, 2017
Time:   06:00 PM - 08:00 PM