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Dates have been set for Mahomet's fall Community-Wide Garage sale.
Sales will be held Friday, Oct. 10, and Saturday, Oct. 11, all across the community. Registration will begin in early September.
Community-Wide Garage Sales are held twice yearly in Mahomet and attract shoppers from around Central Illinois.
Have you had a good time at the Sangamon River Music Festival in the past?
Organizers hope that those fond memories might nudge you to chip in a few dollars toward the event's expenses.
"Whether it's five or 10 dollars, every bit counts," said Angela Ford Barden, who heads up fundraising for the festival committee alongside Ryan Heiser.
You'll find a map to the weekend's garage sales on page 12 of this week's Mahomet Citizen, available at our office and around town late Wednesday afternoon.
The Community-Wide Garage Sale kicks off on Thursday, though the times and dates of individual sales vary widely.
A Thanksgiving Day run with friends has grown into a full-fledged 5K—one that organizers hope will turn into a holiday tradition in Mahomet.
The Turkey Trot 5K run/walk will be held at 8 a.m. Thanksgiving Day at Lake of the Woods, with registration starting at 7 a.m. Participants who pre-register before Tuesday, Nov. 19 will get a t-shirt.
Time is running out to sign up for this fall's Community-Wide Garage Sale, which will be held Sept. 19, 20 and 21 in Mahomet.
The registration deadline is noon on Sept. 11. Registration forms are available in this week's Mahomet Citizen, or you can register in person at the Citizen office on Main Street.
Mahomet Public Library's Valentine Bingo event will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 14. Local residents can compete for prizes donated by local merchants, as well as sample sweet treats in honor of the holiday.