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FEBRUARY 2018

Every Wednesday from 10:30 – Noon,

Adult Coloring is offered at the Richard A. Mautino Memorial Library to help you relax and release some of the stress in your life.  Coloring pictures and colored pencils are supplied by the library.

Wednesday Nights

Hall High School Soccer Foundation hosts Jack Pot Bingo on May Rd in Peru. Early Bird starts at 6:30 and dinner is avaible.

February 1st

SV Elementary BBQ Fundraiser

4-6 p.m. at John F. Kennedy School

Tickets are $12 and must be purchased by January 23rd.

Pulled pork, Mac & Cheese, coleslaw & cornbread, prepared by Stone Jug Barbeque. Dine in or drive thru pick-up. \

Proceeds benefit the Spring Valley Education Foundation.

For more information or to purchase tickets, 815.664.4601.

February 1st

CANCELED! Watch for further information on rescheduling.

DAR Patriot Program

Linda Sigmon Byrd, Volunteer Field Genealogist and member of Princeton DAR chapter will conduct the workshop and welcomes women of all ages to attend. Come and learn more about NSDAR and what qualifies as a patriot. You will learn how to determine if you have an "approved" patriot and how to conduct your search. She will share search tips and wiill help you in your own search. The program is at the Richard A. Mautino Memorial Library at 6:00 pm.

This program is free and will last approximately 1 1/2 hours.

February 3rd

Rodeo Taco will be holding a benefit for the family of Maria J. Lopez who was diagnosed with Small Cell Lung Cancer. Please come and support the family by joining in a Mexican/American breakfast at Rodeo Taco. No charge; only accepting donations. Starting at 8 a.m through lunch.

102 W. Dakota St., Spring Valley

February 3rd & 7th

Little League Sign-Up
Saturday, from 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Wednesday, from 6:00-8:00 p.m.

$50 for the first child, $85 for two, and $100 for 3 or more.  This includes if parents have children in softball too.  For example; if one family has a child in baseball and one in softball, the cost would still only be $85.  Forms will be available at registration if people have not received the notice from their schools.

February 6th                               

CPR class – Friends and Family

6-8:30 pm  $20 

call to register 664-1486

 

February 12th & 13th             

CC’s Specialty  Get your Paczki’s traditional treat here!  7-5.  

Sponsored by St. Margaret’s Auxiliary

 

February 13th                            

 Cardiac Chat at St Margaret’s – free- 3-4 pm  1st floor Presentation Room 

 

February 14th                            

Cholesterol screening at St Margaret’s Hospital- $25 -  7-9am,

Call for appointment 664-1486

February 14th

Happy Valentine's Day!

February 19th

Little League Fundraiser

Rip's Chicken in Ladd

$9 a ticket

February 20th                            

 Heart Talk with Dr Thompson, MD – “Defeat Heart Disease Before It Defeats You” Free – light supper included

St. Margaret's Hospital

Call to register 664-1486

 

February 20th & 21st             

The Nut Man (nuts, candies, etc.)

8 a.m. - 4 p.m. 

Sponsored by St. Margaret’s Auxiliary

February 21st 

Lego Play is a NEW program for children ages 8-16 to create masterpieces with Legos. Legos will be provided by the library. Any child under 7 must be accompanied by an adult and will be given Duplo blocks to build with during the program, if they so desire. Please do not bring in any Legos to the program, respect the creativity of others, leave the legos at the library, and HAVE FUN. This free program will be held once a month. Please call the library with any questions, (815)663-4741.

February 24th

10th Annual Father Daughter Dance

Sponsored by the Spring Valley Boosters. JFK School.

(Moved from its former April schedule.)

Click on DANCE for details & registration

SVHA Museum

Open Saturdays

10 a.m.- 1 p.m. or by Appointment

Closed the months of December, January & February except by Appointment

 

201 W. St. Paul Street

Coal Mining, Businesses, & More

To become a member click on

MEMBERSHIP

815.830.4303

We are looking for your familiy histories. Please share a copy with us!


MARCH 2018

Every Wednesday from 10:30 – Noon,

Adult Coloring is offered at the Richard A. Mautino Memorial Library to help you relax and release some of the stress in your life.  Coloring pictures and colored pencils are supplied by the library.

Wednesday Nights

Hall High School Soccer Foundation hosts Jack Pot Bingo on May Rd in Peru. Early Bird starts at 6:30 and dinner is avaible.

March 17th

Happy St. Patrick's Day!\

 

March 17th

Corned Beef & Cabbage

Valley Bar & Grill

107 W St Paul St, Spring Valley

11 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Phone: 815.663.2410

March 23rd & 24th

MWC Tournament

(Spring Valley is the 1st Tournament in the circuit!)

Registration opens January 2nd.

Details at WALLEYE

MARCH 24th

32nd LORI’S WALLEYE RUN 5K, 9:00AM @ HALL HIGH SCHOOL IN SPRING VALLEY

Details at RACE.

 

March 24th

Easter Bunny Egg Hunt

10 a.m. Downtown Mini-Park

Sponsored by the Spring Valley Boosters.

 

March 24th

SVFD 6th annual Smoker

6 p.m. at Spring Valley Boat Club

Tickets $20 Each. Includes Family Style chicken, soda, beer & entertainment.

$250 Door Prize (Need not be present to win.)

Gun Raffle sponsored by Mean Metal Guns.

SVHA Museum

Open Saturdays

10 a.m.- 1 p.m. or by Appointment

Closed December, January & February

except by Appointment

 

201 W. St. Paul Street

Coal Mining, Businesses, & More

To become a member click on

MEMBERSHIP

815.830.4303

We are looking for your familiy histories. Please share a copy with us!

APRIL 2018

Every Wednesday from 10:30 – Noon,

Adult Coloring is offered at the Richard A. Mautino Memorial Library to help you relax and release some of the stress in your life.  Coloring pictures and colored pencils are supplied by the library.

Wednesday Nights

Hall High School Soccer Foundation hosts Jack Pot Bingo on May Rd in Peru. Early Bird starts at 6:30 and dinner is avaible.

April 1st

Happy Easter!

April 7th

IL River Walleye Classic

Click WALLEYE for more information.

April 19th

The Richard A. Mautino Memorial Library in Spring Valley will host juggler and stilt-walker Jason Kollum at 6:00 p.m. in the children’s library. 

The first part of the program Jason performs for the audience, but the last part of the show is where is gives the children a chance to learn how to juggle. Jason offers fantastic, free entertainment for adults and children of all ages.

The program is supported by a grant from the L-P Kiwanis.

815.663.4741

April 20th

IV Cellular I-Phone Camera Class 

10:00am-Noon

Richard A. Mautino memorial Library

(More info to come) 815.663.4741

April 28th

6th Annual "Habit for Health"

10K Race and Fun Run/Walk

St. Margaret's Health

www.aboutsmh.org

 

SVHA Museum

Watch for its March opening date!

Open Saturdays

10 a.m.- 1 p.m. or by Appointment

 

201 W. St. Paul Street

Coal Mining, Businesses, & More

To become a member click on

MEMBERSHIP

815.830.4303

We are looking for your familiy histories. Please share a copy with us!

Click CALENDAR for the full year.

Reminder: Please submit your coming 2018 local events for our calendar to:

sveconomics@comcast.net

or fax: 815.664.2114

 

 

City of Spring Valley

215 N. Greenwood Street

Spring Valley, IL 61362

 

Walt Marini

Mayor

815. 664.4561

springvalleymayor@comcast.net

 

Rebeca Hansen

City Clerk

815.664.4221

Fax: 815.664.2114

svclerk@comcast.net

 

Debb Ladgenski

Economic Development Director

sveconomics@comcast.net

815.664.2753

 

 

President's Day Holiday - February 19th

The Richard A. Mautino Memorial Library

&

The Spring Valley City Clerk's Office

Will be Closed for the Holiday

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Residents in the City of Cherry, Dalzell, DePue, Hollowayville, Ladd, Seatonville, and Spring Valley are encouraged to attend a public forum on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 6:30pm in the Community Room at Spring Valley City Hall.

The presentation will provide educational information about making renovations to the former Bureau County Republican building in Princeton in order to provide for a Law Enforcement Center to replace the current outdated Bureau County Jail. 
To fund the renovation, proposed is a ½ percent increase to the sales tax, or $0.50 cents per $100 spent for use or consumption. The sales tax increase will apply to food that is prepared and on tangible personal property bought at retail. This request will be placed in front of Bureau County residents during early voting and then on Tuesday, March 20th during the primary election. 
For more information contact

Bureau County at 815-876-3555.

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Our communitity is proud of the wonderful educational facilities and programs that it has for its children. Please take a minute to view this brief video highlighting one of its institutions, Hall High School. Thank you to everyone who supports our school systems!

 

Click on the link below to view the video!

Hall H.S. Promo

 

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2018 City officials

Seated: Jim Andreoni, City Attorney; Walt Marini, Mayor; Rebecca Hansen; City Clerk.

Standing: Larry Koehler, 1st Ward; Jack Boroski, Treasurer; Chris Affelt, 2nd Ward;

Jeff Janusick, 3rd Ward; Dave Pellegrini, 4th Ward; Fred West, 2nd Ward;

Ken Bogaz, 4th Ward; & Mike Herrmann, 1st Ward.

Contact information may be found on the MAYOR"S page.

 

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“The Bicentennial is a once-in-a-lifetime invitation to fall in love with Illinois all over again.  It is an opportunity to celebrate all that has been great in our first 200 years and lay the foundation for 200 more years of growth and prosperity,” said Governor Bruce Rauner.  This will be yearlong celebration that pays tribute to the people, places, and things that are being “BORN, BUILT & GROWN” here every single day. 

To find out more, visit the Illinois Bicentennial website at:   https://illinois200.com

 

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