Around the Area: Calendar of Events for week of Jan. 15-22

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SATURDAY

January 15

PONTIAC

10 a.m.-Noon — Livingston County Food Pantry will be open — drive-thru only.

MCDOWELL

9-11 a.m. — Pick up sausage orders at McDowell Methodist Church from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Any orders not picket up today by 11 a.m. will be donated to the Livingston County Food Bank.

PONTIAC

11 a.m.-1 p.m. — First Presbyterian Church of Pontiac will host a free Drive-Thru Chili Lunch

BASKETBALL

Pontiac Girls at (Coal City) MLK Shootout (11 a.m., 1 p.m.); Prairie Central Girls at Grace Christian; Tri-Point Boys vs. Cornerstone (7 p.m.); HOIC Tourney — Boys and Girls

MONDAY

January 17

PONTIAC

8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. — Salvation Army Food Pantry is open for inside patronage.

PONTIAC

Noon-2 p.m. — Christian Fellowship of Pontiac Food Pantry open, 715 W. Lincoln Ave.

PONTIAC

7 p.m. — Pontiac City Council meets at Eagle Theater.

FAIRBURY

7 p.m. — A closed meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous will be held at 7 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Fairbury. Call Dan at 815-573-2372 with questions.

BASKETBALL (GIRLS)

7 p.m. — Pontiac at IVC; Prairie Central at Monticello; Dwight at TCC Tourney (TBA); HOIC Tourney (B&G)

TUESDAY

January 18

PONTIAC

8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. — Salvation Army Food Pantry is open for inside patronage.

FORREST

3 p.m. — Wiggle Worms story hour at 3 p.m. for children K-2nd grade at the Forrest Public Library.

BASKETBALL (BOYS)

7 p.m. — Pontiac at Paxton-Buckley-Loda; Dwight at Beecher; Tri-Point at Woodland; HOIC Tourney (B&G)

BASKETBALL (GIRLS)

Dwight at TCC Tourney (TBA)

WEDNESDAY

January 19

PONTIAC

8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. — Salvation Army Food Pantry is open for inside patronage.

FORREST

10 a.m. — Rise and Shine story time at 10 a.m. at the Forrest Public Library.

PONTIAC

1-3 p.m. — First Baptist Church Food Pantry patrons now may enter the food pantry and receive their items. Those who are not vaccinated are asked to wear a mask and maintain social distancing.

PONTIAC

1-3 p.m. — Livingston County Food Pantry will be open — drive-thru only.

FAIRBURY

6 p.m. — Fairbury City Council meets at City Hall.

PONTIAC

7 p.m. — Wednesday Hour of Prayer at First Presbyterian Church of Pontiac.

BASKETBALL

HOIC Tourney (B&G)

THURSDAY

January 20

PONTIAC

5:45 p.m — The Tuberculosis Board and Board of Health for the Livingston County Public Health Department is scheduled in the Conference Room of the Health and Education Building, 310 E. Torrance Ave., Pontiac. The Tuberculosis Board Meeting is at 5:45 p.m. and the Board of Health Meeting is at 6 p.m.

PONTIAC

Noon-3 p.m. — St. Mary's Food Pantry, 401 E. Water St., is open to Livingston County residents from noon to 3 p.m. for inside pickup. 815-844 3663.

PONTIAC

8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. — Salvation Army Food Pantry is open for inside patronage.

BASKETBALL (GIRLS)

7 p.m. — Prairie Central vs. Tolono; Dwight at TCC Tourney (TBA); HOIC Tourney

FRIDAY

January 21

PONTIAC

8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. — Salvation Army Food Pantry is open for inside patronage.

PONTIAC

9-11 a.m. — First Baptist Church Food Pantry patrons now may enter the food pantry and receive their items. Those who are not vaccinated are asked to wear a mask and maintain social distancing.

BASKETBALL

7 p.m. — Pontiac vs. Prairie Central; Dwight at Midland; Tri-Point vs. Momence; HOIC Tourney

SATURDAY

January 22

PONTIAC

10 a.m.-Noon — Livingston County Food Pantry will be open — drive-thru only.

BASKETBALL

Pontiac vs. Coal City (7 p.m.); Prairie Central (Girls) vs. LaSalle-Peru (2:30); Tri-Point Girls vs. Grace Christian (7 p.m.); HOIC Tourney

This article originally appeared on Pontiac Daily Leader: Around the Area calendar of events for week of January 15-22

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