Springfield ICON's annual party fundraiser for 2019 will feature PechaKucha presentations on Springfield 2020 & Beyond. PechaKucha is a presentation format that highlights visual images with accompanying commentary. Join us for a delicious buffet dinner, our annual Good Neighbor Awards and a look at ICON in 2020 and beyond. ICON Good Neighbor awards recognize those who make an objective, measurable positive impact on the quality of life for Springfield residents in inner city older neighborhoods. ICON is a coalition of neighborhood leaders with a mission to improve Springfield neighborhoods.
Wear comfortable clothes and bring a mat. A few mats are available to borrow. Open to any adult and all skill levels, but the class is geared toward beginners. Free, but donations to the instructor are welcome.
Historian Mark DePue will present recollections of Illinois veterans of World Wars I and II, Korean, Vietnam and other more recent wars. Hosted by the Sangamon County Historical Society. 217-525-1961.
The event will be in the commons area, North parking lot entrance. Come join us in a discussion on issues regarding the safety & welfare of the neighborhood surrounding the Pillsbury plant area. Hot dogs and chili served during the meeting.