Calendar of events around Jacksonville today

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Gift of products and bakery: 9 a.m. to noon, Jacksonville Food Center, 316 E. State St. Free | For residents of Morgan County.

Free lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Salvation Army, 331 W. Douglas Ave. | Meals in take-out containers can be picked up at the side door.

Gift of products and bakery: 12:30 p.m.-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 331 W. Douglas Ave. Free.

Town Criers: 2-6 p.m., Grafton Pub, 225 W. Main St. | Live music.

Lego-Club: 2:30-5 p.m., Jacksonville Public Library, 201 W. College Ave. | Come anytime to build a vehicle.

Dave Caputo Group: 5-9 p.m., The Loading Dock, 401 E. Front St., Grafton. | Live music.

Back-to-school party: 5-7 p.m., Scott County Fairgrounds, Winchester. | Event organized by the Outreach Community Center. The school supplies gift includes a backpack as well as the essential items required for each grade. Hot dogs, refreshments, games and entertainment.

Sunset Cruise with Beer and Full Moon BBQ: 6-8 p.m., Port of Grafton, 215 W. Water St. $47 | For more information, visit graftonharbor.com or call 618-786-7678.

Chillin with the police: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Carrollton Municipal Pool. Free | Join the Carrollton Police Department for a pool party. Ice cream truck on site. Free ice cream for children under 16.

Quiz night: 6:30-9 p.m., East Side Inc. Bar, 104 S. Main St., Virginia. $10 per person. | Teams of up to 10 people. Reserve a table on Facebook or text 217-248-1917. Proceeds benefit the Virginia Beautification Committee.

Karen Peck and New River: 7 p.m., Historic Golden Windmill, 902 Prairie Mills Road, Golden. Donations accepted. | Southern gospel music concert. Sandwiches and other concessions available from 4:30 p.m. For more information, contact Mike Martin at 217-593-7455 or [email protected]

Race night: 7 p.m., Jacksonville Speedway, 110 S. Westgate Ave. | Pit doors open at 4 p.m. The stands open at 5 p.m. Hot laps at 6:15 p.m. Races start at 7 p.m. For more information, call 217-371-3653.

Double piano: Best of the 60s, 70s and 80s: 7:30 p.m., Hoogland Center for the Arts-LRS Theater, 420 S. Sixth St., Springfield. $20 | For tickets and more information, visit hcfta.org.

Jim Bergmann: 8 p.m., The Bloody Bucket, 201 E. Main St., Grafton. | Live music.

Saturday

Farmers Market: 7 a.m. to noon, Pathway Plaza, 1905 W. Morton Ave. Prices vary. | Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday until October 31. Link cards accepted.

West Central Illinois Hamfest: 7 a.m. to noon, Macoupin County Fairgrounds, 21149 Illinois Route 4, Carlinville. Admission $5; 16 and under free. | $10 tailgating, indoor flea market $15, admission included. Sangamon Valley Radio Flyer’s Club swap meet, prizes and more. For more information, visit Facebook.com/hamfestfun, contact Jim Pitchford 217-670-5777 or [email protected] For more information on the flea market or tables, contact John W9KXQ [email protected]

Newfields Indianapolis Art Museum Bus Trip: 7:45 a.m., Springfield Art Association, 700 N. Fourth St., Springfield. $65 | The cost includes bus transportation only. To register and more information, visit springfieldart.org/events or call 217-523-2631.

Illinois River Valley Indian Artifacts Exhibit: 8 a.m.-3 p.m., American Legion Post 279, 903 W. Superior Ave. Free admission. Donations accepted. | Free identification and evaluation of artifacts. For more information, contact Larry Johnson 217-491-1582 or Josh Gerecke 309-336-1107.

Thunder in the Park Car Show: 9 a.m., Arenzville Baseball Park. Vehicle entrance fee $15; $10 for a second vehicle. Seller fee $10. | Vendor Setup 7:30 a.m. Registration 9:00 a.m. Judging begins at 11:00 a.m. For vendor information, contact Alisha Carle at 217-242-6674.

Ed Cowman Memorial Tractor Draw: 10:00 a.m., Ashland | Sanctioned IPA classes. For more information, call 217-473-5065 or 217-414-6112.

Pike County Museums: Noon to 4 p.m., Pike County Museums, 340 E. Jefferson St., Pittsfield. | Historic East School and Museum, Pike County All-Wars Museum and Pike County Military Heritage Museum are open for the season every Saturday and Sunday.

Truck show: 1 p.m., Morgan County Fairgrounds, 110 N. Westgate Ave. $25 entrance fee. | 9 a.m. doors open. Judging at 4 p.m. Concessions all day. For more information, call 217-602-5422 or 217-473-3900.

Woodlawn Farm Tours: 1-4 p.m., Woodlawn Farm, 1463 Gierke Road. Suggested donation $5 for adults, $3 for children under 10. | Educational tour of an 1840s farmhouse that was an Underground Railroad site.

Visits to the African American History Museum: 1-4 p.m., Museum of African American History, 859 Grove St. Don suggested $5 for adults, $3 for students, free for children 5 and under. | Open Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday until September or by appointment.

Duncan Manor Tours: 1-4 p.m., Gov. Duncan Mansion, 4 Duncan Place. Donations accepted. | To book group tours, please call 217-245-7023. Open Wednesdays and Saturdays until Labor Day.

Hinterland Burden: 2-6 p.m., Grafton Pub, 225 W. Main St. | Live music.

Terry Beck: 3-7 p.m., Grafton Winery and Brewhaus, 300 W. Main St. | Live music.

Moscato Sunset Cruise: 6-8 p.m., Port of Grafton, 215 W. Water St. $31 | For more information, visit www.graftonharbor.com or call 618-786-7678.

Outlaw Opry: 7 p.m., Grafton Oyster Bar, 215 W. Water St. | Live music.

Krickett and grilled avocados: 7-11 p.m., Grafton Pub, 225 W. Main St. | Live music.

Double piano: The best of the 60s, 70s and 80s! : 7:30 p.m., Hoogland Center for the Arts – LRS Theater, 420 S. Sixth St., Springfield. $20 | For tickets and more information, visit hcfta.org.

Capital City Improv presents Making Up Funny: My Improv Life: 8 p.m., Hoogland Center for the Arts – Clubroom, 420 S. Sixth St., Springfield. $15 | For tickets and more information, visit hcfta.org.

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