Pictures of Spring valley Events and People
 

FEBRUARY 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.

Beginning February 2nd

Registration accepted for the 

IL River Walleye Classic

March 28-29, 2015

Details at FLYER

or click REGISTRATION

February 5th

 Cherry “Monthly Pie & Coffee Retiree Social Hour”  

1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Food, Fun, Fellowship! 
Do something a little bit Great and bring someone!

See PIE for details

 

February 7th

Last Honky Tonk Music Series

w/ Craig Gerdes & Christopher Corkery

Uncle Stewy's Roadhouse

8 p.m.

225 E. St. Paul Street

 

February 7th & 8th

In honor of Boy Scout Day on Sunday, February 8th, Valley Photo will be taking FREE photos of any Scout in uniform on Saturday, February 7th. There are two session times, 11am-1pm and 4pm-6pm. No appointments are necessary.  All scouts in uniform will receive a FREE 5x7 photo.   Scout leaders in uniform welcome as well.

 

February 14th

Happy Valentine's Day!

February 14th

Echo Bluff Park

Nature's Corner Club

2nd Saturday of every month

10 a.m. - Noon

Deatils at NATURE

February 14th - 18th

Spring Valley Boys Instructional, Minor, Little, Junior, and Senior League Registration for the 2015 Baseball Season will be held at Richwood’s Inc. (11 Wolfer Industrial Park, Spring Valley, IL) on:
Saturday, February 14, 2015, from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
and
Wednesday, February 18, 2015, from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Please open the following links for more deatils on time, cost & forms.

LETTER; REGISTRATION FORM; and INSURANCE.

February 21st

Project Success & Hall Twp. food Pantry Fundraiser

Dueling Pianos

7-9 p.m. at Peru Eagles

Tickiets $15 per person

50/50; Raffles and Guaranteed Fun

Cash Bar & Light snacks

Special raffle ticket for each non-persihable food item received.

Details at DUELING PIANOS

 

February 24th

Spring Valley Walleye Meeting at SV Boat Club

7:00 p.m.

 

February 24th

“Teens Need Teens” Peer Support Grief Group.  The next meeting will be held from 6-7 p.m. in the hospital’s First Floor Presentation Room.

It is a free program, coordinated by a trained, licensed clinical social worker, to help the teen put their feelings into words, work through their grief, build a stronger sense of self esteem, and begin to accept what has taken place in the family.  If your child is struggling through a painful lossexperience, this will be an opportunity for them to share what they are experiencing within a confidential, small group of peers.

For more information, please call Jennifer at (815) 664-1402.

SVHA Museum

Closed during January & February except 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!

CLOSED December 27th for the Holidays

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.


 

MARCH 2015

March 2nd

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.  Family and friends are invited to attend.  This month’s meeting will feature speaker Craig Casteneda from St. Margaret’s Physical Therapy department.

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.

March 5th

“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.

 

March 7th

March 12th is National Girl Scout Day.  To celebrate on Saturday, March 7, 2015 any Girl Scout in UNIFORM will get a FREE 5x7 portrait at Valley Photo portrait studio, no appointment necessary!  Times are from 11am-1pm and 4pm-6pm.

Daisies, Brownies, Juniors, Cadettes, Seniors and Ambassadors, stop in for your FREE Photo!

 

March 7th

SVFD Smoker

Tickets $15 - includes family style chicken, soda, beer & entertainment.

Spring Valley Boat Club.

Doors open at 6 p.m.

Gun Raffle by Mean Metal Guns

Details at SMOKER

 

March 7th

Vendor's Show

Uncle Stewy's Roadhouse

225 E. St. Paul

10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Proceeds to benefit Hall Twp. Food Pantry

Details at MARCH INTO SPRING

March 8th

Last Honky Tonk Music Series

w/Brigitte London & Craig Gerdes

Uncle Stewy's Roadhouse

8 p.m.

225 E. St. Paul Street

 

March 12th

Free Concert

US Army Field Band - "The Volunteers"

Spring Valley JFK School

7 p.m.

Watch for more details on Free Tickets

beginning in February

(Advanced tickets required.)

815.303.4327

March 14th

Echo Bluff Park

Nature's Corner Club

2nd Saturday of every month

"Where Does Maple Syrup Come From?"

10 a.m. - Noon

Deatils at NATURE

March 20th - April 2nd

Swing Into Spring!

St. Margaret’s Gift Shop invites you to shop our Easter & Spring finest at our Swing into Spring Sale Event beginning March 20th at 9:00 a.m.

Beautiful Spring Mayoral of Spain for children is arriving daily and will be 30% off  beginning March 20th .  Toys, books and plush to fill those Easter baskets will be 20% off. 

Sign up to win a beautiful Easter basket, no purchase necessary drawing April 2nd.

March 20th - 21st

29th Annual Cabela's MWC Fishing Tournament

Spring Valley Boat Club on the IL River

Weigh-In & Awards Sunday

Beginning after 2 p.m.

http://masterswalleyecircuit.com/

March 27th - 29th

Illinois River Walleye Classic

Barto Landing on the IL River

For registration information visit:

http://www.spring-valley-walleye.org/irwc.html

March 28th

Lori's Walleye Run

29th Year!

Check-In 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Hall High School

$20 Advanced Registration

$25 Day of the Race

Details at RUN

March 28th

Easter Egg Hunt

11 a.m. - Noon

Downtown Mini-Park

SVHA Museum

Closed during January & February except 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!

CLOSED December 27th for the Holidays


APRIL 2015

April 5th

Happy Easter!

April 12th

The 7th Annual Spring Luncheon and Trunk Show

 April 12th at Celebrations 150, LaSalle beginning at 1:00 p. m

Sponsored By St. Margaret’s Foundation

 

Vendors include:

Holly Pinter with Trinkets and Treats;

Laura Smith of LeSmith’s Design Room

Cindy Dalzot representing Tastefully Simple

Frank Kobilsek of Kobilsek’s Wood Turning

Sara Reichl, Gloria Dixon and Phyllis Bender of Fun Fashions 

Gina Milus Baker with  31 Bags

Pat English Beauty Consultant for Mary Kay Cosmetics

Mary Clare Kleinfelter – Scentsy

Nelena Andreoni of 22 Soap Company

Tara Keeling & Jennifer Alvey of  Pro Muscle Care, Peru who will be giving chair massages.

Yoli – The Better Body System – Mechelle Janz and Kim Kurtenbach Furness

Lynette Forsa of  Designs by Lynette

St. Margaret’s Gift Shop.

It’s that special time of year to welcome Spring as you shop unique accessories for you and your home from our vendors.  Event price remains at $15 includes lunch and refreshments.  The lunch menu includes:

Soups, Salads, Sandwich, Coffee, Tea, Iced Tea, and Champagne!  Our dessert this year is a  Chocolate Bar!  An array of decadent chocolate desserts – including cake, cupcakes, truffles, double chocolate cookies, turtle brownies, cheesecake, and oh so much more! 

Reservations are necessary and tickets must be purchased by April 7th.  Tickets are available for purchase at Hy-Vee Grocery Store and Hackman Insurance in Peru, Tri-City Frock Shoppe and Studio 718 in LaSalle.Spring Valley City Bank and St. Margaret’s Gift Shop.  Payroll deduct and credit card payment is available at the Gift Shop and at the event.  Get a group together and enjoy a lovely afternoon and benefit the good works of St. Margaret’s Foundation and our wonderful vendors.

April 21st

SV Walleye Club Meeting

7 p.m. at the Spring Valley Boat Club

April 25th

Spring Valley Clean Up Day

Sponsored by SV Boosters

9 a.m. - Noon

Sign-up at Kirby Park

Garbage Bags, security vests

& plastic gloves provided.

Individuals, families, businesses,

& organizations invited to participate..

815.303.4327

SVHA Museum

Closed during January & February except 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!

CLOSED December 27th for the Holidays

 

 

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

 

 

 

COMING MARCH 12th

Click PSA to hear an audio annoucement.

Free Tickets available at the City Clerk's Office

215 N. Greenwood Street, Spring Valley,

JFK School; Princeton City Hall; or Hy-Vee in Peru;

or by sending a stamped, self-addressed envelope with your request to

Army Band Tickets at the above address.

 

 

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$9.5 Million

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