Pictures of Spring valley Events and People
 

AUGUST 2015

SVFD Volunteers

The Spring Valley Fire Department is currently taking applications for firefighters. Please contact Fire Chief Todd Bogatitus at 815.664.5160 or stop at the station on a Tuesday night.

August 3rd

St. Margaret’s support group for persons affected by Parkinson’s disease will meet at 1:30 p.m. in the Hospital’s First Floor Presentation Room.

This month’s speaker is Alison Monette, a Nurse Practitioner at Central DuPage Hospital.Alison will give an overview of Parkinson's Disease, its current medications, and explain Deep Brain Stimulation surgery (DBS).Family and friends are invited to attend.

The support group offers emotional support, socialization and an opportunity to share information with others who are affected by Parkinson’s Disease.The group meets regularly every first Monday of the month from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the St. Margaret’s First Floor Presentation Room.Free Valet Parking is provided, and wheelchairs are available in the hospital.For more information, please contact St. Margaret’s at (815) 664-5311.

August 3rd & 4th

St. Margaret’s Hospital Gift Shop

Sidewalk Sales

TWO DAYS only

Lower Lobby of Hospital

9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

A Little of This…And A Little of That

Attention Bargain Hunters! Side-walk sales are back and will be held in the lower lobby to make your shopping more convenient.

Satisfy your craving for savings and shop our clearance sale at the Gift Shop Sidewalk Sales featuring:

Home décor, handbags, jewelry, children’s clothing, seasonal decorations and much more…shop early while supplies last!

August 4th

St. Margaret's will host a “Health Care Provider CPR” course from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.The class is for any health care provider, including lifeguards, firefighters and health care workers.

The class cost is $30, which includes the instructional book, and is conducted by American Heart Association instructors.It will be held in the hospital’s First Floor Presentation Room.For more information, or to register, call St. Margaret's Occupational Health and Wellness Department at (815) 220-0075.

August 4th

National Night Out 2014

Crime Prevention Event

5pm-8pm

Kirby Park

Spring Valley Police

Life Flight Helicopter Demonstration

Free swimming 5 p.m.- 6 p.m.

Reptile demonstration by Coal Black Exotics

Free Food-Games-Giveaways

SVFD Smokehouse

Public Safety Demonstrations

August 6th

“Visions,” a support group for anyone with any type of visual problem, will meet from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., in St. Margaret’s First Floor Presentation Room.

“Visions” meets regularly on the first and third Thursday of each month from 12:30 to 2:00 p.m.For more information, call 815-664-1440.

August 8th

St. Margaret’s will hold a Mom’s Special Helper Sibling Class for soon-to-be big brothers and sisters at 10 a.m. in room 309 on the third floor of the Hospital.The class will be conducted through the use of a video, demonstrations, and storybook readings.A tour of the Family Birthing Centre will be provided, and participants will receive refreshments, certificates, a gift bag and souvenir handouts.Parents are encouraged to sign up their 3-10 year olds for this free class.To register, call St. Margaret’s Family Birthing Centre at 815-664-1345.

August 8th

SVFD Music on the Main

Featuring "Snap Shot"

Sponsored by Spring Valley City Bank

7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Downtown Mini-Park

Food-Beer Garden-50/50

Proceeds benefit the Spring Valley Volunteer Fire Department

August 11th

“Cardiac Chat,” is a meeting for anyone with heart-related issues or lives with someone with heart problems.The next meeting will be held from 3-4 p.m. in the First Floor Presentation Room.This meeting is FREE to the public.

August 12th

St. Margaret’s Hospital will offer a Lipid Profile and Glucose Screening from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. in the hospital’s first floor Presentation Room.The $20 fee includes a check of cholesterol, triglycerides, HDL and LDL.A twelve-hour food and beverage fast is recommended for more accurate results.Registration is recommended by calling St. Margaret’s at (815) 664-1486.

August 17th

Planning meeting for fall/winter holiday events & promotions. 9:30 a.m.,St. Margaret's Hospital.

You are invited to share in some refreshments and discussion about marketing and promoting our commercial businesses during the fall and winter holidays.How can we reinvigorate "Christmas in the Valley", "Shop Small Saturday", and the "Lighted Santa Parade" in order to best showcase our businesses?Are there other types of promotions that we could try?

Please RSVP your participation to Debb at 815.303.4327

August 22nd

SVHA Classic Car, Truck & Motorcycle Cruise

Featuring Vehicles from 1990 or older

100 & 200 Blocks of West St. Paul Street

Registration 10 a.m. - Noon

Show Noon - 4 p.m.

Music by 3D Sound

50/50 & Food

815.303.4327

- 4 p.m.

Music by 3D Sound

50/50 & Food

815.303.4327

 

SVHA Museum

Open Saturdays 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

or by Appointment

Call: 815.830.4303

201 W. St. Paul Street

Coal Mining, Businesses, & More

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

SEPTEMBER 2015

September 2nd, 9th, 16th & 23rd

Farmers Home Grown & Home Made Food & Products

Heart Land Bank & Trust parking lot

100 E. Dakota Street

(weather permitting)

Wednesdays, 4 - 6 p.m.

To participate call: 815.303.4327

Click on REGISTRATION

September 19th

Walleye Club "Vet's Day"

SVHA Museum

Open Saturdays 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

or by Appointment

Call: 815.830.4303

201 W. St. Paul Street

Coal Mining, Businesses, & More

To become a member click on

MEMBERSHIP

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


OCTOBER 2015

October 3rd

Walleye Club "Youth Day"

October 14th - Walleye Club Meeting

7 p.m. at the Spring Valley Boat Club

 

October 13th

Spring Valley Walleye Club Meeting

at Spring Valley Boat Club

7 p.m.

 

October 24th

Lion's Club Halloween Parade

1 p.m. Downtown Spring Valley

Registration begins at 11:30 a.m.

St. Margaret's Billing Parking Lot

Participants will parade to Mini-Park

October 31st

Trick or Treat

5 - 7 p.m.

 

SVHA Museum

Open Saturdays 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

or by Appointment

Call: 815.830.4303

201 W. St. Paul Street

Coal Mining, Businesses, & More

To become a member click on

MEMBERSHIP

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

 

 

Click CALENDAR for the full year.

Reminder: Please submit your coming 2015 local events for our calendar to:

sveconomics@comcast.net

or fax: 815.664.2114

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City of Spring Valley

215 N. Greenwood Street

Spring Valley, IL 61362

Debb Ladgenski

Economic Development Director

sveconomics@comcast.net

815.664.2753

 

REMINDER

The burning ban on Sundays

is in effect from

May 1st - October 1st

 

SVFD

"Music on the Main"

August 8, 2015

 

Featuring

Sponsored by Spring Valley City Bank

7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Downtown Mini-Park

Food-Beer Garden-50/50

Proceeds benefit the Spring Valley Volunteer Fire Department

 

 

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2015 Spring Valley City Council & Elected Officials

 

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

Standing: Treasurer Jack Boroski, Chuck Hansen (2nd), Larry Koehler (1st),

Ken Bogacz (4th), Dave Pellegrini (4th), Deb Baltikauski (3rd), Mike Herrmann (1st), Jeff Janusick (3rd) and Fred West (2nd)

 

   
   

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