Events starting Apr. 3

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  • Tuesdays-Saturdays, 12-4 p.m.

    Springfield and Central Illinois African American History Museum

    1440 Monument Ave., Springfield North Side

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    This exhibit tells the story of Illinois' long fight for freedom from slavery. It is on loan from the National Park Service. 217-391-6323
  • Senior Services of Central Illinois

    701 W. Mason St., Springfield Springfield Area

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    Let's Get Fit is a chair based group exercise program designed specifically to meet the needs of older adults who are looking to incorporate more physical activity into their lives. These classes consist of aerobic, strengthening, balance and flexibility exercises.Meets in person. 217-528-4035
  • Mondays-Saturdays

    Various locations

    Springfield, Springfield Springfield Area

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    Ten meetings are held in the local area each week. Five are in-person and four are hybrid of in-person and via Zoom. One meeting is Zoom only. Visit the website or call for more information. 217-891-2981
  • Mondays, Wednesdays, 9-10 a.m.

    Athens Christian Church

    1411 E. Route 29, Athens Central Illinois

    Free

    Join senior friends at every Monday and Wednesday morning from 9-10 a.m. for chair aerobics. It's free and is suitable for everyone, with gentle exercises that develop flexibility, strength, balance, coordination and fitness. 217-636-8463
  • Mondays, Wednesdays, 9-10 a.m.

    Athens Christian Church

    1411 E. Route 29, Athens Central Illinois

    Free

    Chair aerobics at Athens Christian ChurchJoin senior citizen friends each Monday and Wednesday morning at 9:00 am for CHAIR AEROBICS at Athens Christian Church (1411 E State Route 29). Chair aerobics is suitable for everyone, with gentle exercises that develop flexibility, strength, balance, coordination and fitness. There is no charge for this activity For more information, please contact the church office at 217-636-8463. 217-636-8463
  • Wed., April 17, 7-9 p.m. and Wed., April 24, 7-9 p.m.

    Westminster Presbyterian Church

    533 S. Walnut St., Springfield Springfield Area

    Free

    In a six-program series, learn about international affairs, meet interesting people and discuss critical issues in a small discussion format. The series will include "China and Our World," "Indonesia with New President," "Europe Under Strain Today," "Turbulent Middle East," "High Seas Treaty" and "Global Trade & Mercantilism." Discussion briefing book available for purchase. 217-522-4415
  • Wednesdays, 8-9:30 a.m. Continues through May 15

    Adams Wildlife Sanctuary

    2315 E. Clear Lake Ave., Springfield Springfield Area

    Free

    Matt Hayes of the Illinois Audubon Society will lead hikes during the spring bird migration, providing opportunities to spot migrants as they pass through the sanctuary and watch the activities of species that will nest here as they seek territories and mates. 217-544-2473
  • Senior Services of Central Illinois

    701 W. Mason St., Springfield Springfield Area

    The Aging Mastery Program is a fun, innovative, 10-week program that empowers seniors to take key steps to improve their well-being, add stability to their life, and strengthen ties to their community. Registration fee: $65. If 80% of the courses are completed, a $60 refund will be issued upon graduation.Registration deadline: Feb. 28, 2024Contact Tessa French at [email protected] for more information or to register by Feb. 23, 2024. 217-528-4035
  • First Wednesday of every month, 6:30 p.m. and Third Wednesday of every month. Continues through May 15

    Pizza Records

    59 E. Central Park Plaza, Jacksonville Jacksonville

    Free

    Got jokes? Sign up for a five-minute comedy set at Pizza Records the first and third Wednesday of every month. Sign up starts at 6, and the show starts at 6:30. Come out and support local funny people. You'll never know who you'll see. 217-200-0897
  • Wednesdays, 12 p.m.

    St. Paul's Episcopal Church

    815 S. Second St., Springfield Springfield Area

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    Meets in person and via Zoom. For in person, go through south side double glass doors. For Zoom, call for link info. 217-899-6041
  • Wednesdays, 12-1 p.m.

    Free

    Afraid of public speaking or looking to improve the quality of your speech? Want to develop your leadership skills? Capital City Toastmasters is the place for you! We offer a positive, non-judgmental atmosphere to help guide you as you hone your leadership and communication skills in order to be the best you possible! We currently meet on Zoom.
  • Wednesdays, 12 p.m.

    Meeting in person and via Zoom. Visit the website or call for more information. 217-899-6041
  • Wednesdays, 5:30-8 p.m.

    White Oaks Mall

    2501 Wabash Ave., Springfield West Side

    Free

    Casual games for the public and club members of all ages and skill levels. Meets weekly at the White Oaks Mall food court. 217-726-2584
  • Wednesdays, 6-9 p.m.

    Harvest Market

    3001 Veterans Pkwy., Springfield West Side

    First time entry is free.

    Live backgammon is back. Join us at the Harvest Market Mezzanine every Wednesday at 6PM for backgammon fun at this great new venue. Lessons available for beginners. 217-622-9447
  • Wednesdays, 6-9 p.m.

    Route 66 MotorHeads Bar & Grill, Museum & Entertainment Complex

    600 Toronto Road, Springfield Springfield Area

    Free

    Live music and dancing.
  • Wednesdays, 7 p.m.

    Hope Presbyterian Church

    2211 Wabash Ave., Springfield West Side

    Meeting in person. Visit the website or call for more information. 217-341-3722
  • Wednesdays, 7-10 p.m.

    Boone's

    301 W. Edwards St., Springfield Downtown

    Open mic at Boones with your hosts Silas & Joel. 217-679-3752
  • Wednesdays, 7-11 p.m.

    Weebles Bar & Grill

    4136 N. Peoria Road, Springfield Springfield Area

    217-528-3337
  • Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m.

    Coz's Pizza and Pub

    4441 Ash Grove Dr., Springfield Chatham

    217-726-7700
  • Wednesdays, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.

    Clique

    411 E. Washington St., Springfield Downtown

    Come sing with us every Wednesday! 217-891-3288
  • Wed., May 1, 6-7:30 p.m.

    Chatham Area Public Library

    600 E. Spruce St., Chatham Chatham

    Free

    Games of all skill levels can learn a new game or show their expertise. Games include Splendor, Sushi Go, Carcassonne, Machi Koro and more. 217-483-2713
  • First Wednesday of every month, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

    Senior Services of Central Illinois

    701 W. Mason St., Springfield Springfield Area

    Land of Lincoln Legal Aid provides free civil legal help for eligible seniors.To make an appointment, please contact Barb Hipsher at (217) 503-4643. 217-528-4035
  • First Wednesday of every month, 6-7:30 p.m.

    Chatham Area Public Library

    600 E. Spruce St., Chatham Chatham

    Free

    Looking to learn a new board game or show off your gaming skills? Every game night we play a variety of games from strategic to cooperative to those that are a little less taxing on the brain. Whether we win or not, a good time is had by all! 217-483-2713
  • First Wednesday of every month, 7:30-11:30 p.m.

    Whiskey Jack's Sports Bar

    430 E. Monroe St., Springfield Downtown

    The craziest Karaoke in town with DJ Jeff! Always a good time, free parking lot south of building. 217-572-1490
  • Springfield and Central Illinois African American History Museum

    1440 Monument Ave., Springfield North Side

    Free

    Open during regular museum hours. The exhibit demonstrates why we keep bringing up something so horrible as a race riot and why we have not gotten over it. It clarifies what happened and why, and it seeks understanding of how 1908 speaks to today, expose our tradition of violence and to reaffirm our commitment to justice and equality. spiaahm.org. Donations accepted. 217-391-6323