What to do this weekend:
Family Friendly: Buchheit’s in Centralia will host a morning session where children decorate an Easter bucket, 9 – 11 a.m.
Gamers mi 16th Annual Mark Oestreich Memorial Chess Tournament March 10 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Salem Community Center. Sponsored by the Southern Illinois Chess League. Rounds begin at 9:30, 1 and
Central City Lions Reverse Raffle is being held St. Mary’s School in Centralia, beginning at 5 p.m. and lasting until 11 p.m.
Being for the Benefit: Kell Fire Department Chili Supper Saturday 5 to 8 p.m. at the Kell Village Fire Department Menu includes soup and chili, hot dog, crackers, peanut butter sandwich, dessert, and drink. Dessert auction begins at 7. Proceeds will be used to purchase new fire equipment
Elvis and Friends Musical Tributes Soups and Songs, Centralia Cultural Society Community Arts Building Sat 6 to 9 p.m. Soup tasting begins at 6:30 p.m. and show starts at 7:30 p.m. Music includes Alan Dale Ross as Elvis, Rose Ross as Patsy Cline, Jason Shelton as Garth Brooks and a blue’s revue by Sarah Sharp, along with others. All proceeds benefit the Centralia Cultural Society.
A fundraiser for Jenna Foraker, 25, who has been diagnosed with brain cancer. Willies Place in Greenville The mother of two young children — Kaiden, 3, and Layla, 10 months. Jenna is no longer able to do daily functions without family assistance.
Vendors are setting up at 1 p.m. and a DJ will be performing from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Double Shot is playing from 5 to 9 and Lost Highway will be performing from 10 to close. Food plates will be available.
Bars and Wineries: Roundhouse DenMark will be performing from 3 to 6 p.m.
5150 Saloon Sandoval hosts Next Best Thing from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.
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