Happenings at the Cross
August 2018
There's Still Time to Register for the "Run for the Cross" 5K Walk/Run
Sunday, August 19, 2018

  • Registration Begins 4:00 pm
  • Kids Fun Run 5:00 pm
  • 5K Walk / Run 5:30 pm
$25 Registration Fee
Participants receive a free T-shirt and 20% discount coupon for Bald Knob gift shop. 

Make plans to come join us!
Thank you to our sponsors for this event:
  • Bigham Farms
  • Mark Williams Outdoor Equipment
  • Egyptian Board of Realtors
  • E.T. Simonds Construction
  • SIH
  • Gurley & Son Heating & Air
  • The First Bank & Trust Company of Murphysboro
  • Hedman Vineyards & Peach Barn
  • Walker Funeral Home
  • Grace United Methodist Church, Carbondale
  • Gholson Financial
  • Spectrum Graphics
  • Union County Chamber of Commerce
  • The Gathering Place/Here & Now Shop
2nd Annual Fund Raising Dinner 
peach barn
The 2nd Annual Fund Raising Dinner at Hedman's was a great success and an absolutely delightful evening. 

We'd like to thank our sponsors again for their support:
  • Heartland Mechanical, Murphysboro
  • Terri Bryant, 115th District State Representative, Murphysboro
  • Polar Investments, Carbondale
  • Southern Illinois Healthcare, Carbondale
  • Williams-Richards, Ltd., Carbondale

The 3rd Annual Dinner already set for July 27, 2019 at Hedman's. Mark your calendars and come out for a great evening!
BKC Dinner
BKC Dinner
Fall Colors
Save the Date!

Saturday, October 20th
for our "Fall Colors" event.

Stay tuned for more
information coming soon!
Pickin' at the Patch
 3rd Annual Pickin' at the Patch

Saturday, October 13th
at Rendleman Orchards
9680 State Route 127 N, Alto Pass, IL

Pickin' at the Patch is a Fall Market Day on the centennial family farm! There will be creative vendors of Vintage, Primitives, Rust & Junk, Antique and Handmade items! Big Blue's Que, shopping, along with fresh-picked apples, apple cider donuts and cider slushes will make for a great fall junkin' atmosphere around our pumpkin patch! An outdoor photo booth in the patch will help you remember Fall Market Day! And... there will be Alpacas!

Admission is $2... with $1 of that going to support Bald Knob Cross.
business card winner
July Welcome Center Business Card Winner

The business card drawing winner for July is Cindy Schott from Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Congratulations Cindy!

Golf Scramble
Become a Member of Bald Knob Cross of Peace
become a member
The new membership drive is underway at Bald Knob Cross. Membership runs from August 1 through July 31st. 

If you've never been a member, or would like to renew your membership for 2018-2019.  Click here  and take a look at membership benefits and involvement opportunities. You can fill out your quick membership application online, and it only take a couple minutes. 

Thank you in advance for supporting Bald Knob Cross in this way !
Teresa Gilbert
Bald Knob Cross of Peace
Teresa Gilbert
Executive Director