May 2, 2018
Dear Village Resident,
The McHenry County Department of Health is partnering with Greenwood Township Highway Department to provide a pre-registered, no-charge residential paint collection on May 16, 17 & 18. Latex and oil-based paint and water-based and oil-based stains from McHenry County residents will be accepted from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at 5211 Miller Road in Wonder Lake . No spray paint, varnish, sealants, solvents, or chemicals will be accepted. You must call 815-334-4585 to pre-register and provide the number and size of the containers you have to recycle.
Get a Quick Lunch!
Are you pressed for time on your lunch hour? Come to Bricks and Ivy and get a quick lunch with them! Now serving pizza slices Wednesday - Fridays from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. View the flyer with more information here .
Bike to School Day
Bike to School Day
Just a reminder that Bike to School Day is next Wednesday (with a rain date of Thursday). There may be some delay in your morning or afternoon commute as the students cross the street at Winn and Main Street around 8:10 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Besides being a lot of fun, biking to school is healthy for kids and families!

INK 5K
The 4th annual INK 5K is Thursday, May 31, at Horse Fair Park! Registration and Sponsorship information is available on their website at www.isakranzfoundation.com .
Mark Your Calendar for the Friday Night Fish Boil!
This year's Friday Night Fish Boil fundraiser at Horse Fair Park  is on June 8, starting at 5 p.m. Enjoy all-you-can-eat Boiled Cod, BBQ Chicken & Ribs (ribs $3 extra) red potatoes & onions, bread, coleslaw & dessert prepared by Fitzgerald's of Genoa City! Kid's meals available, too. Silent Auctions, Live music. All proceeds go to the upkeep and beautification of Hatchery Park. 
Photo of the Week
Scout Troop 340 is very active in community service, doing projects at our parks every year. This year they cleaned up trash and started painting the fence at Thelen Park. The village thanks the scouts and their leaders for all the hard work! Pictured in these photos are: Ian Campbell, Charles Hardesty, Robert Hardesty, Matthew Stark, Landon Simecek, Aaron Anderson, Tracy Anderson and Ben Campbell ! If you have a photo of Spring Grove you would like to share, please email it here .
Good Luck at Competition!
NJ Elite Performance, their coaches, and staff would like to wish good luck to a few of their members who are participating in a Kettlebell and Barbell Competition on Sunday, May 6 in Ravenswood. They have been training for months and are ready to represent NJ Elite and Spring Grove! Good luck Kelly Hensley, Liz Oeffling, Namon Johnson, Blair Johnson, Marysol Beadle, Alex Koivisto-Palmer, Monica Oberto, Cassi Madriles and Braeden Hess! To watch them live on Sunday visit NJ Elite's Facebook page @njeliteperformance !
Building Your Dream Car
With the weather warming up, it's time to finish up that long-awaited car project you have and start cruisin' around town!  Contact Dirty Rides, Inc., located at1803 Holian Drive, Suite C. at (505) 382-6614, to restore that dream car!
Corrected phones numbers - Safe Money!
Take the AARP Smart Driver classroom course and you could save money on your car insurance! Refresh your driving skills and learn techniques for handling left turns, right-of-away and roundabouts. Discover proven driving methods to help keep you and your loved ones safe on the road. See page 13 here for more information!
Summer Rec Brochure!
The Summer Recreation Brochure is now available for viewing. Lots of activities for ages 3 to adult including self defense, golf lessons, gymnastics, horseback riding, art camp, archery, Junior Summer camp and much more! View the brochure here. Or the link is available anytime on the village's home page .
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