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Event DateEvent Name and Description
May 22, 2015 Avenue of Flags - Volunteers Needed
The Avenue of Flags will again be proudly displayed during the Memorial Day Holiday at the Centralia City Cemetery. The flags will be raised, weather permitting*, on Friday, May 22, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. and will be lowered on Monday, June 1, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

There will be over 400 flags on display, and volunteers are needed to raise and/or lower the flags. Please meet at the VFW Memorial & Flag Display at 5:00 p.m. to recite the Pledge of Allegiance and sing the National Anthem before setting up the display.

We are asking all volunteers to please park on the side streets along the cemetery instead of in the cemetery to allow room for the truck and trailer to drop the poles for the flags. Your help and support would greatly be appreciated.

May 25, 2015 City Hall Closed
City Hall will be closed on Monday, May 25, 2015, in observance of Memorial Day. Monday's trash route will be picked up the following Tuesday.

For utility emergencies after hours, contact the Centralia Police Department at (573) 682-2139.

May 25, 2015 2015 Memorial Day Services
The VFW Post 6276 will host Memorial Day Services and the Avenue of Flags on Monday, May 25, 2015, at 6:30 p.m. at the City Cemetery. The guest speaker will be Capt. Ryan Ball. There will be more than 410 flags on display, and over 600 veterans are buried in the City Cemetery. The services will be moved to the First Baptist Church in the event of rain.
May 26, 2015 Summer Art Camp
The Centralia Parks & Recreation Department presents a summer art camp to be held May 26th - 28th at the Centralia Recreation Center. The camp is for kids ages 6-10, and registration costs is $60 (which includes materials and daily snack). Space is limited to 25 kids. Submit registration forms to Recreation Center by May 20th.
May 29, 2015 Centralia Anchor Fest 2015

The dates for the annual Anchor Festival will be May 29th, 30th & 31st in downtown Centralia. Below are some events that will be going on Friday, May 29th:

May 30, 2015 Centralia Anchor Fest 2015
The dates for the annual Anchor Festival will be May 29th, 30th & 31st in downtown Centralia. Below are some events that will be going on Saturday, May 30th:
  • 7 a.m. - Country Breakfast at Senior Center
  • 8:30 a.m. - Anchor Run
  • 9 a.m. - 3 on 3 Basketball
  • 10 a.m. - National Anthem
  • 10 a.m. - Air Force Band Roots in Blue
  • 10:30 a.m. - Antique Tractor Show
  • 11 a.m. - Carnival Opens
  • 11 a.m. - Anchor Driving Contest
May 30, 2015 Centralia Anchor Fest 2015

The dates for the annual Anchor Festival will be May 29th, 30th & 31st in downtown Centralia. Below are some of the events that will be going on Saturday, May 30th:

May 31, 2015 Centralia Anchor Fest 2015
The dates for the annual Anchor Festival will be May 29th, 30th & 31st in downtown Centralia. Below are some of the events that will be going on Sunday, May 31st:
  • 8 a.m. - Car Show
  • 11 a.m. - Community Worship
  • 12 p.m. - Carnival Opens
  • 1 p.m. - National Anthem
  • 1 p.m. - Canote Family
  • 2:30 p.m - Finding Favour
  • 5 p.m - Carnival Closes
Jun 01, 2015 Public Works/Public Utilities Meeting
The Public Works & Public Utilities committee meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at City Hall at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, June 1, 2015.
Jun 01, 2015 Board of Alderman Meeting
The recessed Board of Aldermen meeting will be held on Monday, June 1, 2015, at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall.
Jun 08, 2015 Public Safety/General Government Meeting
The Public Safety & General Government committee meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at City Hall at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, June 8,  2015.
Jun 15, 2015 Centralia Municipal Court
The next Centralia Municipal Court date will be Monday, June 15, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall. Click here to search for case information.
Jun 24, 2015 Listening Post with Congresswoman Hartzler
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) will hold a 4th Congressional District Staff Listening Post in Centralia on June 24, 2015, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall. Each Listening Post held throughout the 4th District is hosted by a member of Congresswoman Hartzler's staff and is intended to provide citizens the opportunity to discuss matters of importance to them. Hartzler staff member Austin Kramer will meet with constituents and report back to the Congresswoman.

All citizens are invited to attend. For further information, contact Congresswoman Hartzler's Columbia office at (573) 442-9311.

Jun 29, 2015 Board of Aldermen Meeting
The special Board of Aldermen meeting will be held on Monday, June 29, 2015, at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall.
Jul 03, 2015 City Hall Closed
City hall will be closed on Friday, July 3, 2015, in observance of Independence Day. Trash routes for Friday will be picked up the preceding Thursday.

For utility emergencies after hours, call (573) 682-2139.

Sep 07, 2015 City Hall Closed
City hall will be closed on Monday, September 7, 2015, in observance of Labor Day. Monday's trash collections will be picked up on the following Tuesday.

For utility emergencies after hours, please call (573) 682-2139.

Oct 09, 2015 Anchor City Cook Off
The annual Anchor City Cook-off will be held October 9th & 10th in downtown Centralia.

For more information, contact the Chamber of Commerce at (573) 682-2272, visit their webpage, or view the Anchor City Cook-Off Facebook page.

Nov 11, 2015 City Hall Closed
City hall will be closed on Wednesday, November 11, 2015, in observance of Veteran's Day. Wednesday's trash collections will be picked up on the following Thursday.

For utility emergencies after hours, call (573) 682-2139.

Nov 26, 2015 City Hall Closed
City hall will be closed on Thursday, November 26th & Friday November 27th in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Thursday's trash routes will be picked up on the preceding Wednesday, and Friday's trash routes will be picked up on the following Monday.

For utility emergencies after hours, call (573) 682-2139.

Nov 27, 2015 City Hall Closed
City hall will be closed on Thursday, November 26th & Friday November 27th in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Thursday's trash routes will be picked up on the preceding Wednesday, and Friday's trash routes will be picked up on the following Monday.

For utility emergencies after hours, call (573) 682-2139.

Dec 24, 2015 City Hall Closed
City hall will be closed on Thursday, December 24th & Friday, December 25th in observance of the Christmas holiday. Thursday's trash routes will be picked up on the preceding Wednesday, and Friday's trash routes will be picked up on the following Monday.

For utility emergencies after hours, call (573) 682-2139.

Dec 25, 2015 City Hall Closed
City hall will be closed on Thursday, December 24th & Friday, December 25th in observance of the Christmas holiday. Thursday's trash routes will be picked up on the preceding Wednesday, and Friday's trash routes will be picked up on the following Monday.

For utility emergencies after hours, call (573) 682-2139.

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