Glad Morning Gospel Singers: (left to right): Randy Stadel, Karl Rafferty, Chris Sour, Muriel Rafferty, Ron Sour, Charles Wight and Frank Nelson.
The Mount Carroll Ministerial Association is sponsoring the Mayfest Community Worship Service, to be held at the Campbell Center bandstand in Mount Carroll on Sunday, May 26 at 11 am. Father David Guffey will be the featured speaker. Father Guffey grew up in Mount Carroll and has presented programs and retreats around the world on spirituality and prayer.
In addition, the Glad Morning Gospel Singers will perform several praise hymns, including bluegrass and gospel music. Everyone is invited to attend the worship service. Admission is free, and an offering will benefit the Ministerial Association.
(Submitted by Clif Jacobs, Chairman, Mayfest Community Worship Service, 104 N Main St., Mt. Carroll, IL 61053 – 815-244-3795)
Last Chance for Discounted Mayfest Buttons
The Mount Carroll Chamber of Commerce is only selling Mayfest entry buttons for the discounted price of $6 each until noon this Friday, May 24th. Mayfest buttons will then be available for purchase during the festival this weekend for $8 apiece.
This year entry buttons will be required inside the fenced area that encloses the performance stage area and the Rotary Beer and Wine Garden. Children 5 and under will not be required to have a button when accompanied by an adult with a button.
Buttons may be purchased early for the reduced price at the following Mount Carroll businesses: Brick Street Coffee at Market Street Commons, Mt. Carroll Bowling Center, dabluz boutique and shops @ Glenview, Good Samaritan Society-Mt. Carroll, Kallemezoo’s, Land of Oz, the Mirror Democrat Office, Mt. Carroll Banking Center, Mt. Carroll Home Center, Mt. Carroll Mobil, Pharmacy Center, Savanna-Thomson State Bank, Schneider House Furniture & Flooring, Shaw’s Market Place, Sievert’s Steak-n-Stuff, THE National Bank, and the Savanna Times Journal Office.
For more information, contact the Mount Carroll Chamber of Commerce at 1-800-244-9594.