Time On the Water Outdoors
30 target 40 yard indoor 3d shoot the third weekend of every month!
515 S. Spalding Street
Confirmation & Deposit due for the
Tuscany/Sister City Tour
(See flyer to the right.)
St. Margaret’s Prenatal/Lamaze classes for expectant mothers, called “1-2-3-4 What To Expect From Labor/Delivery and More,”
6:30 to 9 p.m. in the First Floor Presentation Room at St. Margaret’s Hospital.
The four-week series of classes will consist of lectures on all aspects of pregnancy, including: stages of labor and delivery, techniques for pain relief, caesarian sections, medical interventions, Lamaze breathing techniques, conditioning and relaxation exercises, newborn care, breast and bottle-feeding and infant CPR. Films on childbirth, car seat safety, infant care and infant safety are shown, and a tour of St. Margaret’s Family Birthing Centre is provided.
Participants are asked to bring a blanket, two pillows, and a labor coach (support person). Expectant fathers are welcome and encouraged to attend.
There is no charge for the classes. To register, call St. Margaret’s Family Birthing Centre at (815) 664-1345.
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 Dan Retoff, an IVCC instructor, who will speak to the group about Fall Prevention and Balance.
The support group offers emotional support, socialization and an opportunity to share information with others who are affected by Parkinson’s Disease.
Free Valet Parking is provided, and wheelchairs are available in the hospital. For more information, please contact St. Margaret’s at (815) 664-5311.
St. Margaret's will host a “Health Care Provider CPR” course
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.
St. Margaret’s Hospital Auxiliary will host a bake sale and Rada Cutlery Sale
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the hospital’s lower lobby. A variety of homemade baked goods will be available. Rada Cutlery is made in the USA and offers great prices, gift sets and individual items.
For more information, contact the Volunteer Services Office at 815-664-1130.
“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.
Rules of the Road Course
Richard Mautino Memorial Library
Please call the library to register. 815.663.4741
Nature's Corner Club
Echo Bluff Park
2nd Saturday Every Month
10 a.m. - Noon
Children 3 - 12, accompanied by an adult
"How Do Animals Hibernate?"
New topics each month.
View details at NATURE
Echo Bluff Park Board Spaghetti Dinner 4:30 - 7:30 p.m. Lanuti's in Ladd $8 - Spaghetti, Salad, Roll & Dessert Proceed used to purchase new Ice Skates!
Christmas in the Valley
Special sales and holiday family activities.
Downtown Spring Valley
Vendors Show to benefit Hall twp. Food Pantry
10 a.m - 2 p.m.
November 29th - Small Business Saturday
Shop Spring Valley 1st!
Walleye Club "Members Only Tournament"
Closed December 21st & 28th
10 a.m.- 2 p.m. or by Appointment
201 W. St. Paul Street
Coal Mining, Businesses, & More
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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, firstname.lastname@example.org 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.