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Events – September 2017

September 2017 Calendar of Events Marseilles, Illinois St. Paul the Apostle Giants 5k Run/Walk-September 9th Come out and run through the beautiful neighborhoods of nearby Joliet and help support the St. Paul the Apostle Catholic School. Start at St. Paul school and run through its beautiful neighborhoods. 5th Annual 5K Run/Walk for SIDS Awareness-September…


Weeping Water, Nebraska

  Weeping Water…the name comes from the Indians who named the stream running through Weeping Water because of the “rustling water,” the sound of water running over the low falls.  When the French arrived, they confused the meaning to mean “Water Weeping.”  Hence the name which still stands today. Weeping Water was platted as…


Cory, Saskatchewan

  Cory is a small municipality and a part of Saskatoon. With 800 residents living in Cory, most flock to Saskatoon for culture, events and food.  Saskatoon is a vibrant metropolitan area with a population of close to 300,000.  Home to the University of Saskatchewan, the college atmosphere is alive and well in Saskatoon!…

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Events – August 2017

August 2017 Calendar of Events United States Properties Marseilles, Illinois SSRC 5K Run/Walk for the Kids-August 5th SSRC (formerly Easter Seals) hosts the annual 5k Run/Walk for the kids, this race is located in nearby Ottawa and is in conjunction with the festivities during Riverfest. Blues on Barton-August 5th The Blues on Barton race will…


New Brunswick, Sussex

  If you live in Canada and you think Hot Air Ballons then New Brunswick should come to the top of your mind. After all New Brunswick is home to Atlantic Canada’s largest hot air balloon festival.  Thousands converge every year to observe this spectacle! Today, Sussex is primarily a regional service centre for…

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Geismar, Louisiana

  Geismar is an unincorporated community in Ascension Parish, Louisiana.  Geismar is at the heart of Louisiana’s chemical corridor. Two of Louisiana’s top ranked schools, Dutchtown Primary/ Middle School and Dutchtown High School are located in Geismar.  They are the only 2 schools in the community Some of Geismar’s notable people include, Troy E….

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Events – July 2017

Calendar of Events – July 2017  United States Properties Marseilles, Illinois Odell Days Donut Dash 5K/1mile Fun Run-July 8th Get the whole family involved for this fantastic fun run.  There’s even a race for kids 10 and under.  The race takes place in the residential neighborhood of Odell. Dog Days 5K-July 8th The race…

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Augusta, Georgia

  When people think of Augusta, Georgia…most people think of The Masters, the most famous golf tournament in the world. While the Masters Tournament and The Augusta National Golf Club bring tremendous notoriety to the Garden City, Augusta, Georgia has history that goes well beyond the golf tournament that’s played every April. With a…


Events – June 2017

Calendar of Events – June 2017  United States Properties Marseilles, Illinois Chasing the Sun-June 8th The New Lenox Chamber of Commerce presents the Chasing the Sun 5K which benefits educational scholarships. This year’s race offers a 5K certified course that is family friendly. Piyesta Pinoy Bayani 5K-June 10th In nearby Bolingbrook you have the inaugural Piyesta…


Joplin, Missouri

  Joplin is the largest city in Jasper County Missouri. It is also considered the main hub of the three-county Joplin-Miami, Oklahoma metropolitan area. The city of Joplin was named by John C. Cox after a nearby spring and creek. In the 1870’s Joplin was known for its lead mining, which lead to railroads…