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Illinois Building

The Illinois Building /Senior Center is located just inside the Main Gate and features interactive informative displays and quality entertainment geared towards seniors. Various screenings are available including pulmonary functioning, bone density, mental health and facial screening for skin cancer, blood pressure, body composition, height/weight, strike and blood sugar. Sponsored by the Prairie Heart Institute - St. John's Hospital.


Exhibit Hall

Bingo 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Senior Center Exhibits9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Illinois Theatre - Free Entertainment (Below) 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Illinois State Beekeepers Association/ Honey Ice Cream 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. weekdays
9 a.m. - 7 p.m. weekends
Special Events:
Senior Citizens' Day Monday, August 17

Auditorium Daily Schedule

Friday, August 14
12:45 pmMarshall-Putnam-Stark Show Choir
2:15 pmJans Dance Studio
3:30 pmCentral IL Irish Dancers
5:00 pmFemale Vocal Solo Talent Contest
Saturday, August 15
10:45 amSpringfield Ballet Company
11:30 amFleming Academy of Performing Arts (Springfield)
12:15 pmMonica L. Hay (Auburn)
1:00 pmDance Central Performance Team
2:15 pmMarshall-Putnam-Stark Show Choir
3:30 pmDonnie Falknor (Energy)
4:30 pmCatholic Mass
6:00 pmMale Vocal, Group Vocal, and Instrumental Talent Contest
Sunday, August 16
9:00 amLutheran Church Services
10:30 amChurch of Christ Services
NoonTroupe Zahava
1:30 pmLotusFire Belly Dancing
3:00 pmGymnastics & Cheer Zone
6:00 pmDance Solo and Dance Group Contest
Monday, August 17
11:00 amThe NOT SO Newlywed Game
12:15 pmTeachers Ring
1:00 pmSenior Spelling Bee
3:00 pmUnderstanding Medicare
Tuesday, August 18
8:00 amIllinois Farm Bureau Young Leader Agri - Quiz Bowl State Competition
Wednesday, August 19
11:15 amThe Affordable Care Act and Special enrollment by Blue Cross/Blue shield of Illinois
NoonPat Lyttakers Ballroom Dance Exhibition
1:15 pmMob on the Road (Springfield)
2:15 pmMary Bryant Home Singers (Springfield)
3:00 pmTaxpayer Advocate Office of the IRS
Thursday, August 20
11:00 amID Theft Protect Yourself
NoonSams Choir Senior Adult Ministry
1:15 pmSilver Steppers
2:00 pmGrandparent/Grandchild Contest
Saturday, August 22
4:30 pmCatholic Mass
Sunday, August 23
9:00 amLutheran Church Services
10:30 amChurch of Christ Services