February 21, 2018
Dear Village Resident,
easter bunny
Hop on over and join the fun at the Village's annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 24. Bring your basket and meet the Easter Bunny and then hunt for eggs! New this year...in addition to the two special eggs per age group that will win a special basket, more eggs can be redeemed for special prizes! To be held at the RB High School gym at 8311 Route 31 in Richmond. The hunts start promptly at 2:00 p.m. so don't be late! There is no charge, but please bring a non-perishable food item to help support the local food pantry. View the flyer with more info..
Blood Drive Next Tuesday
The Spring Grove Fire Districts Blood Drive is next Tuesday, February 27, from 2:30 - 6:30 p.m. Appointments are encouraged! Please click here to schedule your preferred donation time!
Affair of the Arts
The Fine Art & Artisan Indoor Affair of the Arts Fair will be held Sunday, March 11. Shop from local artisans and support the arts! 10,000 sq. ft. of unique handcrafted items. One day only at the Shores of Turtle Creek. Jewelry, Ceramics, Painting and much more. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Read the flyer...
The Little Mermaid
Join all your favorite characters - Ariel, Flounder, Sebastian - and all their friends in a "Under the Sea" performance by The Richmond-Burton High School Drama presenting "The Little Mermaid!" Will Ursula win the heart of Prince Eric or does true love speak louder than a beautiful voice? Three shows will be held the weekend of March 2-4. View the flyer with more details...
Future Stars Program
Free Guitars for Future Stars provides guitars and lessons to at-risk children and children from lower-income McHenry County families. Dan Bowman and Roger Lambrechts of Guitar Technology Resource (GTS) in Spring Grove work with the program, supervising students in building their own guitar. GTS offers build your own guitar classes, lessons, and other services. Located at 2025 Main Street.
Photo of the Week
Coyote tracks can be seen on the ice of the frozen Nippersink Creek. Photo submitted by Rick Graves.

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Primary Election News
Some of our residents will be voting at new polling places in the March 20 Primary Election! Richmond Precinct 4 will now vote at the Spring Grove Municipal Center. Richmond Precinct 2 will now vote at the Nippersink Library . All Burton Precincts will vote at the Spring Grove Fire Station .The County Clerk is encouraging everyone to vote early or vote by mail this year! Early voting starts March 5. Link to early voting dates, times and locations . Link to application for vote by mail ballot . Find your precinct number and view a sample ballet.
Rotary Club Spaghetti Dinner Tomorrow Night!
Enjoy a Spaghetti Dinner tomorrow night, Feb. 21 from 4 - 8 p.m. at the Richardson Farm Christmas Tree Barn at 9408 Richardson Road. Raffle items are also available. Cash bar. All proceeds benefit the Richmond/Spring Grove Community Food Pantry. Bring your friends or family! Advanced tickets can be purchased at the Village Municipal Center. View more details...
RBBA Baseball & Softball
On-line registration is still open for the RBBA baseball & softball 2018 season. Regular registration fees start February 1 - February 28. View more information . Eligible to register: Boys and girls who will be 5-14 by April 30, 2018 (baseball) and January 1, 2018 (softball). Link to register here!
Kids Karnival this Weekend
Come for a fun-filled evening of games, live music, and food on Friday, February 23 from 6 - 8 p.m. at LifeSpring Community Church. Admission is FREE! Kids can enjoy a bouncy castle, face painting, and plenty of games! The La La Lisa and the Big Green Alligator band will be playing. Link to more on the website...
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