August is Baby Month!
St. Margaret's Gift Shop.
600 E. 1st Street.
Check out the specials in this month's flyer BABY.
The Spring Valley Volunteer Fire Department is currently accepting applications for additional volunteers.
In addition to interested adults, the SVFD sponsors a Junior Rookie program which allows high school juniors and seniors to learn about the Fire Service. Junior rookies attend training sessions, work nights and assist at fire scenes helping with non-fire fighting duties such as hitting the hydrant, handling equipment, and ventilation.
Memberships for Jr. Rookies and adults are available.
Pick up an application at the fire station during a Tuesday night work night. Meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. Contact Chief Todd Bogatitus at 815.303.2320 or firstname.lastname@example.org
August Up Raviola Alley
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Time On the Water Outdoors
30 target 40 yard indoor 3d shoot the third weekend of every month!
515 S. Spalding Street
August 1st - August 1 5th
Free Summer Lunch For All Children 18* and Under Monday - Friday
SV City Hall Community Room
215 N. Greenwood Street
Exercise & Activities begin at 11 a.m. Lunch served at 12 Noon
*Small children must be accompanied by adult but only children will be served.
No registration necessary.
Sponsored by the Illinois Coalition for Community Services, Project Success of Eastern Bureau County and the City of Spring Valley
August 1st & 2nd
Bureaqu County Relay for Life
Hall H.S. Track
800 W. Erie Street
Midwest Soccer League
Tournaments are tentatively scheduled as follows:
4th-8th grades – weekend of September 13th
K-3rd grades – weekend of September 27th
For more information contact Board Member: Trisha Bogatitus – 815-303-2325
National Night Out
Crime Prevention Event
5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
SV Police, K-9 Team Demonstration
Free Swimming, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Free Food, Games, Give-A-Ways
Public Safety Demonstrations
August 6th & 7th
Hall H. S. Registration
6th - Freshmen & new Transfers,
7th - Sophmores, Juniors & Seniors
Start Date August 12th
August 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th
Home Grown & Home Made Food & Products
Heart Land Bank & Trust parking lot
100 E. Dakota Street
Wednesdays, 4 - 6 p.m.
To participate call: 815.303.4327
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NOTICE OF HEARING OF SPRING VALLEY PLAN COMMISSION
7:00 p.m. in the Spring Valley City Council Chambers
to consider a text amendment to the Spring Valley, Illinois Land Development Code (Spring Valley Zoning Ordinance). The text amendments to be considered by the Spring Valley Plan Commission are: (1) technical corrections to correct certain sections of the Spring Valley Land Development Code which contain incompatible or typographical errors; (2) an amendment to the Spring Valley Land Development Code to allow for properties zoned for commercial purposes (B1, B2, B3, and B4) and properties zoned for light industrial purposes (M1) to allow agricultural activities as permitted uses in these districts until property is fully developed in compliance with the Spring Valley Land Development Code; and (3) an amendment allowing cannabis cultivation facilities as a special use in an M1 Limited Manufacturing District under the Spring Valley, Illinois Land Development Code.
Any individuals wishing to present testimony to the Spring Valley Plan Commission on these proposed textual amendments to the Spring Valley Land Development Code (Spring Valley Zoning Ordinance) may appear at the hearing and be heard.
Walleye Club Golf Outing
Spring Creek Golf Course
SVFD's Music On the Main
Featuring Local Favorites
"Marty McFly" - 4-7 p.m.
"Wake the Sheep" 8-11 p.m.
Beer Garden; Food; 50/50 Raffle
Details at MUSIC
SV Elementary Registration
7 a.m. - 1 p.m. & 4-7 p.m.
In the new addition. Enter through the west entrance
Start date - Sept. 3rd w/2p.m. dismissal.
August 11th & 12th
St. Bede Academy Registration
7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Start date - August 12th
IVCC Start date
Registration is required prior
to the first day.
New student convocation is Aug.15th.
For more information call: 815.224.2720 Ext. 447, 448, or 449.
A Free Diabetes Education Class will be held at St. Margaret’s Hospital
from 4 – 5:30 p.m.
The class will cover an overview of diabetes, complications and monitoring, nutrition and diet, medications, stress management and social assistance, exercise and activity, and foot, skin and oral care. Participants will also receive a free glucometer.
For room location, and to register, please call (815) 664-1501.
St. Margaret’s Grief Support Group will meet from 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. at St. Margaret’s Hospital in the First Floor Presentation Room.
Anyone who is experiencing grief due to a loss of a loved one is welcome to attend.
Meetings are held every third Tuesday of the month. For any questions, please call (815) 664-1639 or (815) 223- 5346, ext. 1639.
August 19th & 20th
St. Margaret’s Hospital Auxiliary will sponsor a “Jewelry is Fun” Sale in the Lower Lobby of the hospital on Tuesday, August 19 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Wednesday, August 20 from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.
A large selection of assorted jewelry will be available for $5. Everyone is welcome! Major credit cards, cash and checks will be accepted. Fundraisers such as this Jewelry Sale help to sponsor scholarships and to purchase equipment for the hospital.
For further information, contact the Volunteer Services Office at 815-664-1130 or 815-223-5346 Ext. 130.
“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.
Closed December 21st & 28th
10 a.m.- 2 p.m. or by Appointment
201 W. St. Paul Street
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