The Little Lorraine will feature “Five Feet Apart” this weekend. Showtimes are: 7 p.m. Friday (Pizza and a Movie), 7 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday.
Starting June 3, the Feed My Lambs Summer Lunch Program will be providing lunches for Hoopeston Area students, pre-kindergarten through 12th grade, who have qualified for free or reduced lunches during the school year. Participants are asked to bring proof of age for each student (i.e. school report card, birth certificate) for registration prior to receiving their first lunch. Lunches will be served from 11 a.m.-noon Monday through Friday at the Hoopeston First United Methodist Church, located at 403 E. Main St. in Hoopeston. Lunches can be picked up and taken or enjoyed in the church’s air-conditioned Fellowship Hall. For more information, call 217-283-6738.
- 1 p.m. A flag retirement service will be presented by the Hoopeston American Legion at the legion post, located at 502 E. Penn St. The program will feature the burning of worn American flags with the American Legion Color Guard and Firing Squad on-hand. Flags to be retired may be dropped off at the legion or VFW.
- 2-5 p.m. The Harbor Youth Community Center will present a “School’s Out Party” from 2-5 p.m. June 15 at The Harbor, located at 709 W. Main St. in Hoopeston. The event will feature: face painting, a dunk tank, joyful bubbles, bounce houses, hot dogs, chips, icee and other selections. The event is free. The Harbor is now open to Middle School age youths Friday and Saturday nights from 7-10 p.m.
- 7 p.m. The Hoopeston Area FFA Alumni Association will present the “Thunder in the Corn” Tractor Pull at 7 p.m. June 15 in the McFerren Park Annex in Hoopeston. The event will be a NTPA Championship Truck and Tractor Pull with the following classes: Super Farm Tractors, Pro Stock Diesel 4x4 Trucks, Four Wheel Drive Trucks and Limited Stock Tractors. Admission is $15 for ages 11 and up. Age 10 and under enter for free. Visit www.hoopestonffalumni.com for more information.
- The Chestnut Street Church of Christ will present its Gospel Music Service. Supper is served at 5 p.m. with the sing-a-long at 5:45 p.m. and the program at 6 p.m.
- 7 p.m. Rossville Village Board of Trustees meeting
- 7 p.m. Hoopeston City Council meeting
- The Vermilion County Fair will be presented at the Vermilion County Fairgrounds. The $6 admission will include all-you-can-ride carnival rides. The Grand Stand will feature the following events: Wednesday: Queen Pageant, Friday-Tractor Pull, Saturday-Motocross and Sunday-Demo Derby. There will be a free Hospitality Barn open daily and free shows from Woody’s Menagerie and Sound Choice Entertainment daily.
- 5:15-6:45 p.m. State Rep. Tom Bennett will present a Constituent Meeting from 5:15-6:45 p.m. June 20 at Hoopeston City Hall, located at 301 W. Main St. in Hoopeston.
- 7 p.m. Hoopeston Area Board of Education meeting
- 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. Save the Lorraine Golf Outing at Hubbard Trail Country Club in Rossville. For more information, contact Jim Richards at 217-283-6111 or 217-304-6834 or by email at email@example.com or visit savethelorrainetheatre.com.
Hoopeston Public Library Schedule for June:
Stitchin’ Time will continue all summer at 6 p.m. Tuesdays and 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays
June 4: The Art Show Opens
June 12: 10 a.m. On Stage (Age 8-14); 2 p.m. Build A Book Craft Day (Age 10-14)
June 13: 10 a.m. Reading Buddies (Preschool-Age 8); 11 a.m. Showtime (Age 5-10) and 2 p.m. Blast Off (Age 10-14)
June 17: 1 p.m. Writers Group; 2 p.m. Kid Chef Edible Crafts (Ages 5-10)
June 19: 10 a.m. On Stage (Ages 8-14)
June 20: 10 a.m. Reading Buddings (Preschool-Age 8); 11 a.m. Showtime (Age 5-10) and 2 p.m. Blast Off (Age 10-14)
June 26: On Stage (Ages 8-14); 6 p.m. Stuffed Animal Sleepover (Preschool-Age 8)
June 27: 10 a.m. Reading Buddings (Preschool-Age 8); 11 a.m. Showtime (Age 5-10) and 2 p.m. Blast Off (Age 10-14)