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Primetimers to Visit Monticello Museum

Date: Saturday, June 29, 2013
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Unity Baptist Church

The Primetimers will be meeting at the church at 10:00 am on Saturday, June 29th. We’ll be going to Monticello to ride a restored 1907 Southern Locomotive. There is also a small train museum that we will be able to go through. We will go to lunch following the museum. The cost will be $8.00 plus lunch money. Please note: Saturdays & Sundays are the only days the train operates thus the change of “day” for our activity. If you have any questions, please call the church!

Primetimers to Visit Great News Radio Stations

Date: Thursday, April 25, 2013
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Unity Baptist Church

Primetimers will be leaving the church on Thursday, April 25th, at 10:00 a.m. to meet Mark Burns, manager of Great News Radio Stations for a tour of his home studio. Following the tour we will have lunch at a local restaurant. There is a sign up sheet in the foyer, or you can give us a call at the church to let us know you are coming. We hope that you will join us! If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact the church or Ray & Shirley Jones!

Primetimers’ to Head to 911 Control Center

Date: Thursday, February 21, 2013
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: Unity Baptist Church

Thursday, February 21, 2013, the Primetimers will be going to the 911 Control Center of Champaign County for a tour. They will be leaving the church at 10:30 a.m. As usual, they will go out to lunch afterward. There is no cost for the tour. We hope you will join us! For questions or more information, please contact the church.

Primetimers’ January Activity

Date: Thursday, January 17, 2012
Time: 10:20 am
Location: Unity Baptist Church

The Primetimers are getting together again in January for some food and fellowship. They will meet at the church at 10:20 a.m. to head to Rantoul for a tour followed by some wonderful lunch! If you are 60+ you fit into the Primetimers category, and they would love for you to join them. Simply contact the church for more information!

Primetimers’ Christmas Music Fest

Date: Thursday, December 13, 2012
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: Unity Baptist Church

On Thursday, December 13, at 6:30 p.m., the entire church family is invited to join the Primetimers in enjoying an evening of Christmas music featuring some of Unity’s own! Over 12 different people from our church will be providing special Christmas music and readings to tell the Christmas story! We will also be enjoying a cookie and punch reception following the festivities. Please plan to join us at Unity Baptist Church for this special evening! If you would like to know more about this event, please contact the church.

Primetimers’ Potluck & Special Speakers

Date: Thursday, October 25, 2012
Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Unity Baptist Church

This Thursday, October 25th at 12:00 p.m., the Primetimers will be meeting at the church for a potluck lunch and to hear from two very special speakers. Pastor Brady and David Jones will be speaking to those age 60 and above about the topic, “What About Us?” This is an opportunity for the Primetimers to hear how they can specifically serve the Lord at their age. If you would like to be a part of this event, please contact the church to sign up!

Primetimers to Visit Rockome Gardens

Date: Thursday, August 23, 2012
Time: 8:15 am
Location: Unity Baptist Church

On Thursday, August 23, the Primetimers group will be leaving the church at 8:15 to head to the Rockome Gardens to enjoy a tour of an Old Order Amish Family. They will see a woodworking shop where an Amish man will explain the process, beginning to end, of how Amish furniture is made. If you would like to come, the $12.00 charge for the combined tours will need to be paid ahead of time. So, we’re asking that you sign up and pay by next Sunday, August 19th. We will have lunch at a restaurant in Arthur following the tours. If you have any questions, please contact the church.

Primetimers Head to the Sousa Archives at the University of Illinois

Date: Thursday, March 15, 2012
Time: 9:30 am
Location: Unity Baptist Church

Our March activity will be on Thursday, March 15th (the third Thursday of the month). We will be going to the University of Illinois to have a tour of the Sousa Archives and Center for American Music. We will need to meet at church at 9:30. The tour will include viewing a collection of ‘older’ musical instruments, John Philip Sousa memorabilia, the ‘first electronic musical instrument’ as well as some items from the U. of I. Marching Band. There will be minimal walking and there are chairs in the rooms to allow us to sit down when needed/wanted. Lunch will be after the tour. If you would like to join us, please let us know here at the church!

Primetimers Head To The Planetarium

Date: Thursday, February 16, 2012
Time: 11:15 am
Location: Unity Baptist Church

This Thursday, February 16, those ages 60 and over [Primetimers] will be meeting at the church at 11:15 am, having lunch at a local restaurant, and then heading to the Planetarium at Parkland College. We have a 1:00 pm appointment to have a showing of the “Prairie Sky Show” in their planetarium. We would love for you to join us and enjoy something very special at the 2nd largest planetarium in Illinois! To sign up, please contact the church!

Prime Timers Luncheon and Illusionist

Date: Thursday, January 19, 2012
Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Unity Baptist Church

The Prime Timers will be having a noon luncheon here at the church on Thursday, January 19. Following the meal, an illusionist will be performing! He has promised that he will not be bringing any elephants into the church! Sign up sheet is in the lobby and PLEASE NOTE that this will be the THIRD Thursday instead of the fourth.