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Newsletters > Revised: TAMPICO CALENDAR OF EVENTS - June, 2009

May 30, 2009

June 1, 2009 - 12noon, Tampico Community Club. Meet @ Good Times back room for lunch. After meal, go to Community Bldg. for a program on floral design by Kay Brandau from Swartley's. (Group meets the 1st Monday of the month, April – December). Contact: Mary Lou, 815-542-6224 or Mary Anne, 815-438-5895

June 2 – August, 11:30 – 12:30 – FEED THE CHILDREN lunch program. Free sack luch for all local children. Pick up in Tampico Community Bldg. Contact: Jerri Schindel, 815-438-4304

June 4, 11, and 18th Tampico Dominoes Night starting at 5 p.m. at the Good Times for $1 Taco's and then starting at 6 p.m. play will begin at the Tampico Area Community Building with prizes and a $5 donation is asked to play if you wish to win prizes and refreshments will be provided.

June 8 & 22, 7:00 p.m. – Tampico Lions Club – Meet in back room of Good Times. For more information contact Dave Gerdes, 815-499-7723.

June 13, 5:30 p.m. - Tampico High School Alumni Dinner @ Deer Valley Country Club. Contact: Mary Anne Batten, 815-438-5895

June 17, Noon-ish - Grand IL Trail & Park Bike Riders @ RR Birthplace, Tampico

June 18, 12:30 – Tampico Area Long Range Planning Committee (TALRPC). Meet in back room of Good Times. Umbrella program for area organizations, providing information to the public on up-coming events. For more information, contact president Terry Gaskill, 815-535-3665

June 22, 7:00 p.m. - Tampico Lions Club – Meet in back room of Good Times, Main St., Tampico. Contact: Dave Gerdes, 815-499-7723.

June 23, 7:00 p.m. - Tampico Area Historical Society monthly meeting. Program: History of area Doctors, presented by Dr. D. Erickson. Public invited. Contact: Joan Johnson, 815-438-7581 or 815-622-8705.

June 25, 6 p.m. - Game Night in Community Bldg. Includes refreshments & prizes

June 26 - 28: Tampico Days Festival.

June 26, 4p-7p.m. - The Tampico Area Historical Society (TAHS) will be sponsoring a HAYSTACK SUPPER @ Community Bldg. Contact: Denise Mickelson, 815-438-3232

June 27, 8-12noon - The TAHS will sponsor a Bake Sale - 8-12n. Proceeds will help support the Tampico Historical Society.

June 27, 9a - 11a.m.- Fishing Derby on feeder Canal bridge on 172/Star Road.. Contact: Don & Shirley Lester for details. 815-438-7447.

June 28, 1:00 p.m. - The Tampico Lions Club voted to sponsor the 2009 Tampico Homecoming Days Parade on Sunday June 28, 2009 starting at 1 p.m.

You are asked to send in your entry to Ron Church, 5845 Tampico Road, Tampico, IL 61283 or Larry Ebersohl, 24890 Star Road, Tampico, IL 61283 or call Ron at (815)-438-3442 or Larry at (815)-438-6582.

June 28 - 12n -4 p.. - ICE CREAM SOCIAL in Community Bldg. This is a RNA matching fund raiser. Proceeds fund Bible School 2010 and the Ginger Bread & Mardi Gras children's parties in 2009. Children's Outreach Committee.

July 8, 7p.m. - THPAC (Tampico Area Historical Preservation Committee) Meet in Historical Bldg., 119 Main Street. Contact: President, Denise Mickelson, 815-438-3232

July 20 - 24: VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL, 6p - 8:30 p.m. @ Tampico United Methodist Church. Supper will be served. This is a NEW date from prior calendar.

August 12, Veteran Motor Car Club of America in Tampico. Coming through in A.M. They will do a presentation on their vehicles. Public invited!


111 Main St., Tampico, IL

*April through October, 2009:
Mon. - Saturday: 10a-4p
Sunday: 1-4p
Or by appt. after hours

November 1, 2009 - Feb. 28, 2010 - Open by appointment. Contact: Joan Johnson, co-ordinator @ 815-622-8705, or Shirley Lester @ 815-438-7447.

Also – the Tampico Area Historical Society & Museum is open April – October, Saturday & Sunday, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Or by appointment. The Family History Library and Research Center is open by appointment or by chance. Contact: Denise McLoughlin, Family History Coordinator, 815-590-2143 Visit the TAHS website: www.tampicohistoricalsociety.com

TAMPICO AREA HISTORICAL SOCIETY - MUSEUM - FAMILY HISTORY LIBRARY/RESEARCH CENTER  119 Main St., P. O. Box 154,  Tampico, IL  61283   www.tampicohistoricalsociety.com   tampicoareahistory@gmail.com  We are an all-volunteer organization so your donations are always appreciated!  Sign up to receive our e-newsletter. Thank you!  Visit us on FACEBOOK.