Pictures of Spring valley Events and People
 

JUNE 2016

Junior Golf

SPRING CREEK OFFERING YOUTH CAMP, LEAGUE, SKILLS BUILDING

Nicholas Potthoff, announced Spring Creek Golf Course's offering for junior golf opportunities this summer.

Junior Golf Camp is June 4, June 5, June 10, June 11, June 12 from 4-5:15 0r 5:30-6:45 pm.     Five lessons and complimentary golf June 12 after the final lesson is $65. 

Junior Golf League is scheduled for Fridays (June 17, July 1, July 8, July 15 and July 22).  Pre-registration is required by Thursday night prior to each League day.  Prior formal instruction is required to join the League.    Weekly fees are $4 - $10.

Skills-building days, open to all golfers, are July 11, July 20, July 29, August 2 and August 11 for $10 per session.   Junior Camp golfers' skills-building is $5 per session.  The Illinois Valley Junior Golf Championship is August 1. 

The Junior Golf Pamphlet is available online at www.springcreek-golfcourse.com. For more information call 815.894.2137.

 

June 2nd - 4th

City Wide Garage Sales

Contact the City Clerk's Office to be listed on the map. There is no charge to participate.

815.664.4221

June 3rd-4th-5th 

Spring Valley Boat Club Shipwrecked Weekend – bring your boat or drive to the Boat Club. Boat docking and RV parking available.

Great food, beer garden, vendor show and more. The club is the only sheltered harbor on the Illinois River from Ottawa to Henry, providing 24-hour service.

Our family-friendly establishment includes a diner, eagle watching, outdoor seating, banquet, and play area. 

June 10th, 17th & 24th

SV Municipal Band Concerts

Downtown Mini-Park, 7:30 p.m.

Limited seating.

Bring your own lawn chair.

June 11th

Walleye Club Work Day

8:00 – Noon

Lunch provided by the Club

 

June 15th, 22nd & 29th

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

June 17th

June 19th

Happy Father's Day!

 

June 25th

3rd Annual Outdoors Expo

Vendors Show, Food & Entertainment

Featuring: Jason Reynolds

"Fetch N Fish" and

Upper Limits Climbing Wall

New - Triathlon Competition - See information on the right side of this page.

Sponsored by Partners for Progress and the Spring Valley Boosters.

10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Downtown shopping district

Vendors Wanted!

Like us on FACEBOOK

Visit us at our WEBSITE

 

Farmers Market Registration

(Starting June 15th depending upon crop availability.)

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

 

 

SVHA Museum

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

or by Appointment

Call: 815.830.430

201 W. St. Paul Street

Coal Mining, Businesses, & More

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JULY 2016

Junior Golf

SPRING CREEK OFFERING YOUTH CAMP, LEAGUE, SKILLS BUILDING

Nicholas Potthoff, announced Spring Creek Golf Course's offering for junior golf opportunities this summer.

Junior Golf League is scheduled for Fridays (June 17, July 1, July 8, July 15 and July 22).  Pre-registration is required by Thursday night prior to each League day.  Prior formal instruction is required to join the League.    Weekly fees are $4 - $10.

Skills-building days, open to all golfers, are July 11, July 20, July 29, August 2 and August 11 for $10 per session.   Junior Camp golfers' skills-building is $5 per session.  The Illinois Valley Junior Golf Championship is August 1. 

The Junior Golf Pamphlet is available online at www.springcreek-golfcourse.com. For more information call 815.894.2137.

 

July 3rd

Fireworks

Dusk

Hall High School

They will be selling concessions and opening up the stadium at 5 p.m. for people who want to hang around, listen to music, play bags, etc. The school will be open for basketball in the Red Gym and volleyball in the White Gym from 6 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

800 W. Erie Street

Spring Valley

 

July 3rd

 

July 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th

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

 

July 8th, 15th & 22nd

SV Municipal Band Concerts

Downtown Mini-Park, 7:30 p.m.

Limited seating.

Bring your own lawn chair.

(No concert on July 1st)

Additional Concert on June 29th reserved if needed for rain make-up.

 

July 10th

Jimmy ‘D’ Golf Outing

The 34th Annual Jimmy D Golf Day will benefit the Hospice Program at St. Margaret’s, providing care and comfort to patients suffering from cancer. The event which was inspired to help a friend in his battle with cancer has become a trademark project for the St. Margaret’s Foundation.

Choose to play at Spring Creek Golf Course or Senica’s Deer Park Golf Club.

The six-player scramble format is fun and unique to the area’s golf community. Abundant food and beverage all day long make it a favorite amongst golfers. New for this year is an early bird registration incentive.

Sign up and pay before July 1st for the reduced price of $80 and be included in a drawing for a $100 Beck’s gas card.

Registration after July 1st is $100. Over 50 door prizes have already been collected featuring restaurant gift cards, free play at area golf courses and other fun gifts.

Download our mail in resgistration form

 

July 29th

 

July 29-30-31

Spring Valley Boat Club – Friday night Chicken Fry with (fried chicken, spaghetti, fries, coleslaw) and entertainment; Saturday night the famous rib-eye Steak Fry and music, Sunday morning Breakfast. 

Drive or boat in for a great time

 

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!


AUGUST 2016

 

Junior Golf

SPRING CREEK OFFERING YOUTH CAMP, LEAGUE, SKILLS BUILDING

Nicholas Potthoff, announced Spring Creek Golf Course's offering for junior golf opportunities this summer.

Skills-building days, open to all golfers, are July 11, July 20, July 29, August 2 and August 11 for $10 per session.   Junior Camp golfers' skills-building is $5 per session.  The Illinois Valley Junior Golf Championship is August 1. 

The Junior Golf Pamphlet is available online at www.springcreek-golfcourse.com. For more information call 815.894.2137.

 

August 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st

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

 

August 4th

National Night Out 2014
Crime prevention Event
5pm-8pm
Kirby Park
Spring Valley Police
K-9 team demonstration
Free Swimming 5pm-7pm
Free Food-Games-Giveaways
Public Safety Demonstrations


August 13th

SVFD Music on the Main

Jimmy Buffett Night!

Featuring "Wake the Sheep"

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

Downtown Mini-Park

Food-Beer Garden-50/50

Proceeds benefity the Spring Valley Volunteer Fire Department

August 20th

SVHA Classic Car, Truck & Motorcycle Cruise

Featuring Vehicles from 1991 or older

100 & 200 Blocks of West St. Paul Street

Registration 10 a.m. - Noon

Show Noon - 4 p.m.

Music by 3D Sound

Kruisin Photos 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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

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 2016 local events for our calendar to:

sveconomics@comcast.net

or fax: 815.664.2114

Click ROAD CONDITIONS to connect to IDOT map

 

 

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

 

REMINDER

The burning ban on Sundays

is in effect from

May 1st - October 1st

July 3rd

Hall Family Fun Night & Fireworks

Hall High School will be selling concessions and opening up the stadium at 5 p.m. for people who want to hang around, listen to music, play bags, etc.

The school will be open for basketball in the Red Gym and volleyball in the White Gym from 6 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

 

Fireworks begin at Dusk.

 

 

Gardens Needed for the Garden Walk  Coming July 9th 

The semi-annual Bureau County Garden Walk returns on Saturday, July 9th.  Individuals who are interested in “showing off” their gardens are asked to call to sign up now.   Any kind of garden is welcome including vegetable, flowers and even water feature gardens.    The Garden Walk is presented by Bureau County Tourism and Princeton Tourism.  Gardeners all over Bureau County are invited to share their hard work. The hours of the walk will be 9 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and admission is free.   To sign up call the Princeton Chamber of Commerce at 875-2616 or Kathy – Bureau County Tourism – 866-3606 or email  kathybctourism@yahoo.com.    
The Bureau County Barn Quilt Trail tour will be held throughout the county on same day with details to be announced. 

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New in 2016

A Year Long 50/50 Raffle

To Benefit the Park Board

Spring Valley Historic Association Museum

& the Spring Valley Boosters

 

Help us build the prize that will also

benefit our community organizations.

Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5.

 Click on TICKETS to print out your own and

bring completed tickets and money to Julie

at the Spring Valley City Clerk's office.  

(Tickets may also be purchased there.)

Tickets may also be purchased at Spring Valley City Bank;

Valley Flowers & Gifts; Spring Valley Supermarket 

and the Mini-Mart; Heartland Bank or Happy's Super Service.

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Best Wishes for a Prosperous 2016

from the

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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