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This is How the Teddy Bear Clinic Got Started

Twenty-five years ago I took my 6-year-old daughter to the Peoria Zoo and as chance would have it one of the Peoria hospitals was holding a stuffed animal day at the Zoo. Little did I know 25 years later, the idea that I brought back to Quincy would still be flourishing. I came back to Quincy thinking that this needs to happen in our town, too.  We didn't have a zoo in Quincy but we did have the Animal Park at the Illinois Veteran’s Home.  Armed with ideas during my drive back to Quincy, I went to work to make sure this took place in our town.  I contacted Blessing Hospital and they set me up with a meeting with the right people and “The Teddy Bear Clinic” was born.

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John McKay, Getty Images
John McKay, Getty Images

Public Invited to The 25th Annual Teddy Bear Clinic Sunday

Children ages two to 10 and their favorite doll or stuffed toy, parents and grandparents are invited to attend Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing’s 25th Annual Teddy Bear Clinic on Sunday, October 6, from Noon to 4 p.m.

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Creatas Images

Watch D.O.G.S. Dads Fundraiser in Hannibal

A fundraising event for the 'Watch D.O.G.S. Dads' initiative will be held this Wednesday night in Hannibal.

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Salvation Army Kroc Center Hosting ‘Leaps of Love’ for Children with Cancer

The Salvation Army Kroc Center will partner with Leaps of Love, a non-profit organization based in Hannibal, Missouri to host a special event for Leaps of Love on Saturday, September 28 from 10am to 4pm

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Pixland

Kid’s Club In Golden, Illinois Starts October 8

Kid's Club, an after school Christian based program for kids in kindergarten though 6th grade, starts October 8 in Golden, Illinois. 

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Callie Frese

Rally Time: Donations Sought for Young Quincy Girl in Need of Service Dog

Quincy and area residents are known for their generosity. When one of their own needs help the people will rally around that person and do what it takes.

It's time to put the rally caps on once again.

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iStock

First Hannibal Area Chamber of Commerce Poker Run and Steak Fry Saturday, September 21

The first annual Hannibal Area Chamber of Commerce Poker Run and Steak Fry will take place this Saturday.

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The Batting Cage/ Jeff Dorsey
The Batting Cage/ Jeff Dorsey

Batting Cage Fall Festival is Set for September 21

The Big Dog is licking his chops as I gear up for what promises to be a fun filled day in the Batting Cage. The Quincy Park District is gearing up for their Batting Cage Fall Festival on Saturday, September 21 at Upper Moorman Park. The event will run from 1 until 4 that afternoon and will feature recreational activities and games for the whole family.

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Miles Willis/Getty Images

Smoke on the River Questions and Answers

The Quincy Exchange Club is hosting Smoke on the River this Friday and Saturday at Kesler Park and The Dock.  Here are some FAQ's about the event:

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Shade White Autism Medical Alert Benefit Fish Fry in Palmyra on August 24

The 2nd annual Shade White Autism Medical Alert Fish Fry Benefit will be held Saturday, August 24.

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