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Miner’s Theatre receives grant from Boeing employees group

By   /  July 27, 2014  /  Collinsville, News  /  2 Comments

The Miner's Theatre / Photo by Roger Starkey

The Miner’s Institute Foundation recently announced that it received a $6,115.00 grant from the Boeing Employees Community Fund of St. Louis. The grant will help buy code compliant exit and egress lighting in the building, first opened in 1918. The grant continues a string of fundraising efforts by the MIF as they work toward re-opening […]

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Library hosts murder mystery dinner at Blum House

By   /  July 27, 2014  /  Events/Announcements  /  No Comments

Blum House, Collinsville, Ill. / Photo by Roger Starkey

***Submitted Content*** Collinsville, IL –Something’s a-foul at the library, and it’s up to you to figure out what’s going on. Adults participating in the Mississippi Valley Library District’s summer reading program are invited to the Blum House on Saturday, August 2 from 7 – 9 p.m. to figure out “whodunit.” The set-up: in May a […]

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