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Snowman Shuffle 5K Run/Walk, 1-Mile Fun Run
January 06, 2018

John A. Logan College | 07:00 pm - 12:00 pm
The Snowman Shuffle will be held at John A. Logan College at the Health Education Complex.  Registration begins at 8am and the race will start at 9:30am.  Cost is $15 for adults, $12 under 10 years, $20 Family (Limit 4).
Awards will be given to 5K Run and Walk - Male and Female, Overall and top 3 places to each age group.  Also an award for best costume/winter theme.
700 Logan College Road
618-985-2828, ext. 8502
Deana Smith ext. 8502 or Bill Fisher at (618) 521-3543


Teen Games
The Weekends on Saturdays
April 15, 2017 - April 14, 2018

Marion Carnegie Library | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Free gaming open to all 12-19 year olds.
206 South Market Street- Marion, IL 62959


River Radio Ever After Bridal Show
January 07, 2018

The Pavilion | 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm
River Radio presents Ever After Bridal Show at The Pavilion from Noon-5pm.  Buy a dress, pick out flowers, and find a photographer all in one place.  Over 100+ vendors to choose from all under one roof.
1602 Sioux Drive- Marion, IL 62959


Tai Chi
Weekly on Mondays
April 17, 2017 - April 16, 2018

Marion Carnegie Library | 09:00 am - 10:00 am
Beginner level Tai Chi Class.  Free and open to the public of all ages.
206 South Market Street- Marion, IL 62959


BVN Family Night with Taylor Mason
January 19, 2018

Marion Cultural and Civic Center | 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
Taylor is an average, every day, run-of-the-mill writer, performer, singer-songwriter, ventriloquist, comedian, entertainer, rock’n’roller, blogger, political observer, author, puppeteer, pianist, entertainer and he is coming to the Marion Cultural & Civic Center.   Tickets will be $15 or special "pack pricing" of 4 for $40 . You MUST call the station for the special 4 for $40 pricing.  They will go on sale Tues, Dec 5 at 6:30am. 
800 Tour Square Plaza, Marion, IL 62959
(618) 997-4030


Tri-The-HUB for CJ Rubright
January 21, 2018

The HUB Recreation Center | 06:00 am
Come out to The HUB to honor the former Tri-The-HUB Race Director, CJ Rubright, who died of colon cancer in September 2017, by joining in for the third annual Tri-The-HUB indoor triathlon proudly sponsored by Prince Appraisal, Inc.
SWIM LAPS: 10 minutes
CYCLE BIKES: 20 minutes
RUN ON TRACK/GYM: 15 minutes
Triathlon starts at 7:30 a.m.
Doors open at 6:30 a.m.
Cost: $25/Individual, $30/Team (Teams of 2 or 3)
Make checks payable to The HUB
917 W Main Street, Marion, Illinois 62959
(618) 997-2482


Hospice Red Carpet Gala
January 27, 2018

The Pavilion | 05:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The 8th annual Red Carpet Gala is one of the premier social events in Southern Illinois.  We have a great show planned this year.  Hospice of Southern Illinois is a free standing, community based hospice organization and has been providing care in the community for over 35 years.
1602 Sioux Drive- Marion, IL 62959