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Happy October!

It’s that time of year again when the leaves begin to fall, and pumpkin spice fills the air. As always, we post new announcements as we receive them, so scroll through the home page to make sure you do not miss new events, information and additions. Is there something you would like to see included on our website? If so, we would love your suggestions and feedback, just drop us an email.



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Mayor Parkinson Presents Cionko’s Meat Market With Award Of Recognition

Mayor Parkinson presents a Proclamation to Cionko’s Meat Market in recognition for years of outstanding service to our community. Rudy Miller and Nathan Crane have worked in the Market for a combined fourty plus years. Cionko’s is not only known for their friendly service and quality meats, but for their community support and generosity as well through donations to local clubs and organizations throughout the years. Congratulations Cionko’s, Rudy and Nathan!


GCHS ANNOUNCES 2021-22 HOMECOMING SCHEDULE

CLICK HER FOR SCHEDULE


Granite City Township October 2021 Calendar

GCHS MARCHING WARRIORS TRIVIA NIGHT
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 30
ST. GREGORY ARMENIAN CENTER

Come on out for a great time at our Rock and Roll Trivia night! Doors open at 6:00 pm, $20 per person, 8 people to a table. Complimentary soda and beer. Bring your own food if you like. It will be a great night! Email Ann Mayhall at annmarie.mayhall@gcsd9.net to reserve your table!


This is Warrior Country - by local artist Jack Rainey

Click the banner above to schedule your $25 exam plus x-rays



Two more weeks for the best sausage dinner in the area! This year is the 40th annual! For the safety of guests and volunteers, carry-out only. Same great sausage and church-made applesauce! All for only $10. Advance tickets can be purchased from some members of the congregation or at the door (cash or check). Thank you community for your support.


Twigs Location Tumbleweeds Garden – 2100 Cleveland Blvd.

Opening night Saturday, October 9th. Open every Saturday in October from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM.

The new location is

1930 Cleveland Blvd., Granite City, Il.

Two levels of horror!

Admission $10

We’re lighting up the community this fall with treats and fun! Join us for our family friendly CLC Trunk or Treat on Friday, October 29 from 6-8 PM. Bring the kids, neighbors, and family for this awesome trunk or treat experience, followed by the hot air balloon glow! 4650 Maryville Road

HEY GC!!! I’m proud to announce that our organization will be hosting this event on the 23rd downtown! Y’all asked for events and things to do in our city?? Here you go!

A night of games, drinks, music, food, and each other’s company. Let’s support our local businesses here in GC and help our group kick off our first big event!! I think it’s gonna be a great night.

Huge thank you to the City of Granite City, Alfresco Productions, and all of our team members for helping to make this all come alive in a short time.

Paige Eavenson





GRANITE CITY SENIOR SOCIAL CLUB BINGO – PLEASE NOTE  TEMPORARY LOCATION CHANGE to ST JOHN UCC,
FOR THOSE WHO ARE 50 AND OVER OR DISABLED.
August 1, 2021 – DOORS OPEN 12:30 BINGO STARTS AT 1:30 $1 TO PLAY AND $1 FOR 4 CARDS. BRING YOUR OWN SNACKS AND DRINKS. MASKS RECOMMENDED. THE SAME LOCATION WILL BE USED SEPTEMBER 5th and OCTOBER 3rd. HAVE QUESTIONS? CALL 618 444 6771




Welcome My Beautiful Friends To: Gossip with Dr. Miller.

Are You Happy? 

If you were asked right now, Are you happy?  What would your answer be?  Would you say yes because you were in a good mood or because life has been drama-free for longer than a week?   (Which just tells me you’re not on Facebook). 

Or, would you say no, because life on life’s terms has come into play and at that moment and you feel life can’t get any worse?  Whichever the case, what is happiness to you?  How do you define the feeling of being happy?  Is it a temporary positive emotion to pleasurable activities? 

Or, is it due to long-term self-isolation, not allowing yourself to form relationships with others to avoid negative situations? See, I ask the question because I believe that even when you feel bad, sad, angry, frustrated, scared, hurt, or any other negative emotion, you can still be happy.  Continue Reading…


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