Favilla speaks in East Alton on Tuesday

EAST ALTON – Three Rivers Project Coordinator Christine Favilla will be speaking at the National Large Rivers Research and Education Center (NGRREC), 1 Confluence Way in East Alton, for nearby May nights from 6-8 p.m. a.m. on Tuesday, May 17.

There will be a tour of the field station starting at 6:15 p.m. in the main hall. Favilla will speak at 7 p.m. Learn more about the Sierra Club of Illinois’ Three Rivers Project and all the amazing work they are doing in the Alton area. Also check out some of the upcoming volunteer opportunities that are available.

This event will be hybrid if you can’t make it to the field station, register here https://conta.cc/3KLgpCG to virtually join the 7pm presentation portion.


Here’s what else is happening in the area:

MONDAY MAY 16

• Trent and Nanney: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Fast Eddie’s Bon Air, 1530 E. 4th St., Alton.

• Smoke’n Aces Poker League Tournament: 6:30 pm to 10 pm, The Back Bar, 228 CN Main St., Edwardsville.

• Women’s Footsteps Study: 12:30-2:30 p.m., Calvary Cares, 1426 Washington Ave., Alton

• Men’s Step Study: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Calvary Cares, 1426 Washington Ave., Alton

• Line dancing class: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Tango Event Center, 212 E. Elm St., Alton.

• Urban Cha Cha Ballroom: 7:30-9:30 p.m., Tango Event Center, 212 E. Elm St. Alton.

• Alton Godfrey Rotary Club Meetings: 6:00 pm, Gentelin’s On Broadway, 122 E. Broadway, Alton.

• Al-Anon meeting: 7:30-8:45 p.m., Bridge Church, E. 12th St., Alton. For more information, call 618-463-2429 or visit SIAFG.org and District-18.org.

• For more information about Al-Anon meetings, call 618-463-2429 or visit SIAFG.org and District-18.org.

TUESDAY MAY 17

• East Alton Farmers’ Market: 3-7 pm, EastGate Plaza parking lot, 625 EastGate Shopping Center, East Alton. Every Tuesday until October 25.

• Meeting of the Godfrey Board of Directors: 6:00 pm, Town Clerk of Godfrey, 6810 Godfrey Road, Godfrey.

• Grafton City Council meeting: 7:00 pm, Grafton City Hall, 118 E. Main St., Grafton.

• May Neighbor Nights with Christine Favilla: 6 to 8 p.m., National Center for Research and Education on Great Rivers, 1 Confluence Way, East Alton.

• Final choral concert: 7 to 9 p.m., Alton High School, 4200 Humbert Road, Alton.

• Anthony Nanney and Co.: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Fast Eddie’s Bon Air, 1530 E. 4th St., Alton.

• Chicago Stepping Classes: 6 to 7:30 p.m., Tango Event Center, 212 E. Elm St., Alton.

• Xtreme Bar Bingo: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Alton Sports Tap, 3812 College Ave., Alton.

• Yoga at the Wildey: 7 to 8 p.m., The Wildey Theatre, 252 N. Main St., Edwardsville.

• Camelot Cribbage Club: 6 p.m., Camelot Bowl, 801 Beltline Road, Collinsville. Takes place every Tuesday. For more information, call Phill at 618-288-7910.

• For more information on Al-Anon meetings, call 618-463-2429. To find more helpful meetings, visit SIAFG.org and District-18.org.

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