Kiwanis meeting in person on May 4
The Kiwanis’s Club of Metropolis will hold an in-person planning meeting on Tuesday, May 4, at noon at Trinity Presbyterian Church. Members are asked to bring their own lunch.
Historical Society’s annual meeting is May 3
Massac County Historical Society will hold its annual meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 3, at the Elijah P. Curtis Home, 406 Market St., Metroplis. Officers will be elected for the 2021-22 year. Following the business meeting, attendees are invited to look over some of the older pictures belongi to the society, which have recently been placed in albums. These albums are also available for viewing during the Curtis Home open hours, 1-3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.
Joppa-Maple Grove holding pre-K, kindergarten screening on May 3
The Joppa-Maple Grove School District will sponsor Child Find on Thursday, May 3, from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. in the Maple Grove Elementary School library. Screening is by appointment only and can be scheduled by calling 543-7434, ext. 1201. Pre-school children, ages 3-5, who reside in the Joppa-Maple Grove School district need to be screened. Illinois state law requires this screening for all children entering kindergarten for the 2021-22 school year. The process takes approximately an hour.