Pictures of Spring valley Events and People
 

SEPTEMBER 2014

Time On the Water Outdoors

30 target 40 yard indoor 3d shoot the third weekend of every month!

515 S. Spalding Street

815.663.1000

September - September 6th

Spring Valley Flag Football signups Boys and girls grade 4-6.

Forms can be picked up at JFK

,The Locker Room, or Heartland Bank. Contact is Bill McLain 815-503-0012

 

September 3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th

Farmers Markets

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 5th - 7th  

Spring Valley Boat Club's Steak Fry Weekend,

Chicken fry (fried chicken, spaghetti, fries coleslaw and bread) and entertainment on Friday evening. Various events, entertainment and Rib eye Steaks beginning at 5:00 pm,Saturday and a band Saturday evening. Pat's "famous" serve yourself breakfast is Sunday morning.

815.664.2609 or www.svboatclub.com

September 8th

Rip's Chicken Night to benefit

Project Success

4:30 - 8 p.m.

$8 each; Free dessert with a donation of a canned good.

50/50

Carry-outs available at the front door.

 

September 13th

Classic Car Cruise

1988 & Older

To benefit the Spring Valley Historic Association

Registration: 10 a.m. until Noon

Show: Noon - 5 p.m.

100 - 200 Blocks of West St. Paul Street

Downtown Spring Valley

No registration fee.

Dash Plaques; 50/50; Food;

Music by 3-D Sound

details at CRUISE

September 13th

Echo Bluff Park

Nature's Corner Club

2nd Saturday Every Month

10 a.m. - Noon

Children 3 - 12, accompanied by an adult

"Why Do Trees Lose Sticks?"

New topics each month.

View details at NATURE

September 20th

Walleye Club "Vet's Day"

September 20th

Holy Trinity Church

Second Annual 5K Walk/Run

To Benefit the LaSalle Vet’s Home

Cherry, IL

Details at REGISTER

September 21st

Red/Yellow Paintball Competition

Echo Bluff Nature Park

www.echobluff.org

SVHA Museum

Open Saturdays

Closed December 21st & 28th

10 a.m.- 2 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

SVHA Museum

Open Saturdays

Closed December 21st & 28th

10 a.m.- 2 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!

Spring Valley Sister City Tour

Join Jim West and local residents for an 8 Day Tour of the Tuscany Region - including Spring Valley's Sister City! March 25 - April 1, 2015. Package includes: Round-trip airfare Chicago, all taxes, deluxe hotel accommodations, all sightseeing as mentioned in the itinerary, an “optional” authentic, hands-on Tuscan cooking lesson, most meals, private motor coach, professional local guides and much more! The Entire cost of this 8-day tour is: $2,743 (per person based on double occupancy). 
Deposit is $250.00 with a monthly payment plan or a 3% discount for a check payment. Fully refundable up until the final payment date.  This is an early booking discount price, the regular price goes up September 1st which increases it $200.00 per person. Contact Travel West at 815.663.7000.

Take a chance to win 2 Spring Valley Sister City Italian Tour Trips
Tickets are $10 each - Only 500 sold!
Sponsored by the Spring Valley Boosters & Partners For Progress
Tickets available at the SV City Clerk’s Office, 215 N. Greenwood Street, Spring Valley, IL 61362
Or contact Debb Ladgenski, 815.303.4327, sveconomics@comcast.net or any organization member.
Alternate cash value prize is $1,000 - Drawing to be held, January 1, 2015

Lourdes and Fatima Pilgrimage

The St. Margaret’s Hospital Foundation is sponsoring a pilgrimage to Lourdes and Fatima.  The group will visit Marian shrines in Portugal, Spain and France.  Destinations include Fatima, Santarem, Alba De Tormes, Avila, Burgos, Loyola, Lourdes, Never and Paris.  This prayer-filled journey during Lent will prepare you for a joyous Easter. 

The ten-day adventure is scheduled for March 6th thru the 15, 2015.  For more information call Frank in the Foundation office at St. Margaret’s 815-664-7268 or visit www.catholictrips.com.

One lucky person will win a free trip being raffled by the Foundation.  Watch for volunteers selling chances or visit the Hospital Gift Shop.

OCTOBER 2014

Time On the Water Outdoors

30 target 40 yard indoor 3d shoot the third weekend of every month!

515 S. Spalding Street

815.663.1000

October 2nd

Hall Homecoming Parade

Begins at 5 p.m. at Hall High School,

travels east on St. Paul St., north on Power St. and west on Erie St. back to the high school.

October 4th

2nd annual 5k for SIDS Awareness

In memory of Aden Lamps

Hall High School at 9:30 a.m.

Details at SIDS

Registration at FORM

www.facebook.com/adenlampsfoundation

 

October 4th

Walleye Club "Youth Day"

October 14th - Walleye Club Meeting

7 p.m. at the Spring Valley Boat Club

October 5th

3rd Annual CAB

(Communities against Bullying)

Free to public event at the Spring Valley City Hall

(outside the pavilion in City Square Park, behind police station); 1-3 p.m.

Free hot dogs and chips, drink and a " Buddy Bag" to take home.

Guest speakers and students who have experienced bullying or has been a bully.

The mission is to bring awareness to students, faculty, parents and our communities that bullying has become a very real concern. Together, we can empower youth to be a part of the bullying solution.

 

October 11th

Echo Bluff Park

Nature's Corner Club

2nd Saturday Every Month

10 a.m. - Noon

Children 3 - 12, accompanied by an adult

"How Do Leaves Turn Colors?"

New topics each month.

View details at NATURE

October 13th

Columbus Day

October 18th & 25th

Fright Night Trail of Terror (or Pumpkin Patch Trail for the youngsters) & Ghostly Paintball Attack

$5 each Per Living Soul; Children Under 6 Free

6:30 - 10 p.m.

Details at FRIGHT NIGHT

www.echobluff.org

 

October 25th

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 TBA

Trick or Treat

5 - 7 p.m.

SVHA Museum

Open Saturdays

Closed December 21st & 28th

10 a.m.- 2 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!

Spring Valley Sister City Tour

Join Jim West and local residents for an 8 Day Tour of the Tuscany Region - including Spring Valley's Sister City! March 25 - April 1, 2015. Package includes: Round-trip airfare Chicago, all taxes, deluxe hotel accommodations, all sightseeing as mentioned in the itinerary, an “optional” authentic, hands-on Tuscan cooking lesson, most meals, private motor coach, professional local guides and much more! The Entire cost of this 8-day tour is: $2,743 (per person based on double occupancy). 
Deposit is $250.00 with a monthly payment plan or a 3% discount for a check payment. Fully refundable up until the final payment date.  This is an early booking discount price, the regular price goes up September 1st which increases it $200.00 per person. Contact Travel West at 815.663.7000.

Take a chance to win 2 Spring Valley Sister City Italian Tour Trips
Tickets are $10 each - Only 500 sold!
Sponsored by the Spring Valley Boosters & Partners For Progress
Tickets available at the SV City Clerk’s Office, 215 N. Greenwood Street, Spring Valley, IL 61362
Or contact Debb Ladgenski, 815.303.4327, sveconomics@comcast.net or any organization member.
Alternate cash value prize is $1,000 - Drawing to be held, January 1, 2015

Lourdes and Fatima Pilgrimage

The St. Margaret’s Hospital Foundation is sponsoring a pilgrimage to Lourdes and Fatima.  The group will visit Marian shrines in Portugal, Spain and France.  Destinations include Fatima, Santarem, Alba De Tormes, Avila, Burgos, Loyola, Lourdes, Never and Paris.  This prayer-filled journey during Lent will prepare you for a joyous Easter. 

The ten-day adventure is scheduled for March 6th thru the 15, 2015.  For more information call Frank in the Foundation office at St. Margaret’s 815-664-7268 or visit www.catholictrips.com.

One lucky person will win a free trip being raffled by the Foundation.  Watch for volunteers selling chances or visit the Hospital Gift Shop.


NOVEMBER 2014

Time On the Water Outdoors

30 target 40 yard indoor 3d shoot the third weekend of every month!

515 S. Spalding Street

815.663.1000

October 4th

2nd annual 5k for SIDS Awareness

In memory of Aden Lamps

Hall High School at 9:30 a.m.

Details at SIDS

Registration at FORM

www.facebook.com/adenlampsfoundation

October 4th

Walleye Club "Youth Day"

October 14th - Walleye Club Meeting

7 p.m. at the Spring Valley Boat Club

October 11th

Echo Bluff Park

Nature's Corner Club

2nd Saturday Every Month

10 a.m. - Noon

Children 3 - 12, accompanied by an adult

"How Do Leaves Turn Colors?"

New topics each month.

View details at NATURE

 

October 13th

Columbus Day

October 24th & 25th

Fright Night Trail of Terror (or Pumpkin Patch Trail for the youngsters) & Ghostly Paintball Attack

$5 each Per Living Soul; Children Under 6 Free

6:30 - 10 p.m.

Details at FRIGHT NIGHT

www.echobluff.org

 

October 25th

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 TBA

Trick or Treat

5 - 7 p.m.

SVHA Museum

Open Saturdays

10 a.m.- 2 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!

Spring Valley Sister City Tour

Join Jim West and local residents for an 8 Day Tour of the Tuscany Region - including Spring Valley's Sister City! March 25 - April 1, 2015. Package includes: Round-trip airfare Chicago, all taxes, deluxe hotel accommodations, all sightseeing as mentioned in the itinerary, an “optional” authentic, hands-on Tuscan cooking lesson, most meals, private motor coach, professional local guides and much more! The Entire cost of this 8-day tour is: $2,743 (per person based on double occupancy). 
Deposit is $250.00 with a monthly payment plan or a 3% discount for a check payment. Fully refundable up until the final payment date.  This is an early booking discount price, the regular price goes up September 1st which increases it $200.00 per person. Contact Travel West at 815.663.7000.

Take a chance to win 2 Spring Valley Sister City Italian Tour Trips
Tickets are $10 each - Only 500 sold!
Sponsored by the Spring Valley Boosters & Partners For Progress
Tickets available at the SV City Clerk’s Office, 215 N. Greenwood Street, Spring Valley, IL 61362
Or contact Debb Ladgenski, 815.303.4327, sveconomics@comcast.net or any organization member.
Alternate cash value prize is $1,000 - Drawing to be held, January 1, 2015

Lourdes and Fatima Pilgrimage

The St. Margaret’s Hospital Foundation is sponsoring a pilgrimage to Lourdes and Fatima.  The group will visit Marian shrines in Portugal, Spain and France.  Destinations include Fatima, Santarem, Alba De Tormes, Avila, Burgos, Loyola, Lourdes, Never and Paris.  This prayer-filled journey during Lent will prepare you for a joyous Easter. 

The ten-day adventure is scheduled for March 6th thru the 15, 2015.  For more information call Frank in the Foundation office at St. Margaret’s 815-664-7268 or visit www.catholictrips.com.

One lucky person will win a free trip being raffled by the Foundation.  Watch for volunteers selling chances or visit the Hospital Gift Shop.

 

 

Click CALENDAR for the full year.

Reminder: Please submit your coming 2014 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

 

Preparations are underway for the NCRBC 2014 Discover Manufacturing Career Expo!

October 22nd

Click Here to View Video

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Governor Quinn Awards Spring Valley

$9.6 Million

For A New

Waste Water Treatment Plant!

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