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Diana O'Kelly, Township Supervisor
October 3, 2017
Proposed Cell Tower Open House
5:00 -7:00 PM, Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Mundelein High School (Cafeteria)

Central States Tower is having an Open House to provide our community an opportunity to view the proposed location and site plans, ask questions, and offer feedback regarding a potential cell tower to be placed on the Countryside Golf Course. Please don't miss this chance to attend. You can learn more about the proposal, how it might impact you and have your voices and opinions heard.
Trick or Treat Hours
Trick-or-Treating in Hawthorn Woods will occur on Halloween (Tuesday, October 31) from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Trick-or-Treat hours for the Village of Mundelein is Tuesday, October 31st 4-8 PM.
October 31, 2017

Trick-or-treating in the Village of Round Lake will be held on Sunday October 29, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

Trick-or-Treating in Wauconda is October 31 from 4pm til 8 pm
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Have you scheduled your mammogram?
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to raise awareness of breast cancer risks, the value of screening and early detection, and treatment options available to women and men who are diagnosed with one of the many forms of breast cancer. More than 249,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with invasive breast cancer every year, and nearly 41,000 die from the disease.
Homeowners Don't Be Scammed Regarding Your Deed
Lake County homeowners have been receiving letters from two companies regarding the deed to their homes. The letters look very official and threatening. If you have any questions, concerns, or need a copy of your deed, contact the Lake County Recorder of Deeds Office directly at 847-377-2575. Please view this video.
October Schedule for the Regent Center
50 and over? You don't have to live in the Mundelein Park District to enjoy their programs. Click here for the October Schedule
Kirk Players Present PostMortem
Kirk Players is excited to open its 52 nd season with PostMortem by Ken Ludwig, a gripping mystery thriller, sure to keep audiences spellbound. Suspense abounds with séances, mysterious ocurrences and even the hint of apparitions!
The show will open on Friday, October 6 at 7:30pm at Mundelein High School Theatre and run through the weekend, Saturday, October 7 at 2pm and 7:30pm and Sunday, October 8 at 2pm.
Please visit f or more information and tickets or call 847-521-6192 today!
Lady Mustangs Hoop Club Pancake Breakfast October 7
The Mundelein High School Girls Basketball Team will host the 10th annual Lady Mustangs Hoop Club Pancake Breakfast Saturday, Oct. 7, from 6:30 a.m. to noon in the MHS cafeteria. Admission is $5 for “all you can eat” breakfast. 
All proceeds from the event will benefit MHS Girls Basketball.
Used Book Sale at Fremont Library
FRIENDS OF FREMONT PUBLIC LIBRARY, 1170 N. Midlothian Road , Mundelein, Il.
Saturday Oct 14, 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Sunday Oct 15, 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The NORTH CENTRAL O GAUGERS Model Railroad Club, Inc. will also be running their Halloween Theme Model trains from 10:00-4:00 on Sat. Oct. 14 and Sunday Oct. 15 from 1:00-4:00 
Any questions call: 847-918-3247
Grand Dominion Craft Show, October 14 from 10 am til 3 pm
Mundelein Cert Class in October
Do you know what to do in an emergency? Are you ready to take care of yourself, your family, and neighborhood? Did the recent flooding in our community or the natural disasters happening around the globe spark your interest in obtaining training to have the skills to volunteer and give back to those in need? If so, consider joining the Mundelein Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) for a weekend of training on emergency preparedness.

People who go through CERT training have a better understanding of the potential threats to their home, workplace, and community and can take the right steps to lessen the effects of these hazards. Training is free to individuals 18 years of age or older (or those 16 and 17 years old with a permission slip and waiver from their parents). Individuals who complete the course and live within a 10-mile radius of the Village of Mundelein are invited to join the team, although this is not a requirement.

Training will take place at Mundelein Fire station #1 at 1000 N Midlothian. Dates and times for training are Friday October 13 6:00-10:00 pm, Saturday October 14 8:00-4:00 pm, and Sunday October 15 8:00-4:00 pm. Visit the Mundelein CERT website

( ) or contact the fire station at 847-949-3260 to sign up for this in-depth valuable training. Please sign up by October 5, 2017
Theatre Organ Music Concert to Benefit Old #1
The Old#1 Committee is presenting a Americana Music Concert on Sunday October 15 th at 2 PM.

This is an afternoon of Theatre organ music on the mighty Wurlitizer Theater organ in the Cardinal Mundelein Auditorium, 1000 E Maple Ave, Mundelein The program will include the Mundelein High School Jazz Ensemble and the Santa Maria Del Popolo Handbell ringers. They will also have a silent movie with live theatre organ music and the famous sing along Finale.

Tickets are $20 with Sr citizens over 65 at $15.00. Tickets can be ordered on line at or calling Verne Lappe at 847 404 2347
Proceeds benefit the continued upkeep of Mundelein’s first fire truck, Old Number One, a gift from Cardinal Mundelein in 1925.

The honored guest at the concert is Cardinal Cupich.
Flood Proofing Expo
Lake County Stormwater Management is hosting a Floodproofing Expo and Workshop

Join them on October 19, 2017 from 3-8 p.m. at the Libertyville Sports Complex to learn about various products, services, and solutions to minimize flood damages to your homes and properties. The expo portion of this event will be an opportunity for you to explore exhibitor tables for companies, vendors, and other resources. Presentations by industry experts will take place upstairs every hour, where you can learn about how drainage systems work and ask questions about anything from flood insurance to best practices for flood damage protection. 

Both portions are free to the public and we hope to see you there! Visit our website for more information at .
Star Wars Themed Halloween Party at the Fremont Library
Fremont Library is hosting a Star Wars-themed night of fun in the library after hours, Friday, October 20 at 7-9 PM at the Fremont Public Library, 1170 N. Midlothian Rd. Festivities will include food, a costume contest, scavenger hunt, and more.
Registration is required for this program. Please call 847-566-8702 for more information.
Trivia Night to Support Kirk Players
On Saturday, October 21 @ 7:30pm at Santa Maria del Popolo Parish Center in Mundelein, Kirk Players will present “Trivia Tonight”, an evening packed with entertainment, trivia competition, team theme/costume contest, table raffle, free soft drinks and food, beer and wine cash bar AND the World Premiere of the Original Comedy Skit, “The Unauthorized People’s History of the Kirk Players”.

For more information about the Kirk Players event and to register, visit
District 76
District 76 has partnered with Top Box to provide locally grown produce and other food boxes at a discounted price. It is coming to West Oak on October 14th from 2:30-3:30.
Boo Bash
Boo Bash (Ages 3-11) will be held Saturday, October 28, 4-7 PM at Mundelein Community Center and Community Park.
A Halloween themed event with the entire family. Candy and treats are provided by local businesses. Other activities include, games and prizes, entertainment and visits by familiar costumed characters. Local sponsor give-a-ways too! Tractor pulled wagon rides are provided by Lake County volunteer tractor & wagon enthusiasts. This event is held rain or shine. No registration is required and costumes are encouraged. Parental supervision is required of all children. Food is available for purchase.
Saddlebrook Craft Show
The Saddlebrook Craft Show will be held at the Lake Lodge on Saturday and Sunday, Nobvember 11 and 12 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.
Free Hearing Screening
Tuesday, November 21 from 10:00 am –2 pm
Audibel Hearing Aid Center in Libertyville, a leader in “Better Hearing Health” is pleased to offer a Free Hearing Screening and Otoscope Exam Event on Thursday, June 29 from 10:00 am til 3 pm at lower level of the Fremont Township Administrative Building.
Click here for the brochure To make your reservation, call or email Jeanne Pinkerton at    847-362-7500.
••FREE Hearing Screening!
••FREE Ear Canal Examination!
Transportation Options in Fremont Township
Access to Transportation
Eligible residents of Fremont Township have access to two Pace Dial a Ride services.

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Diana O'Kelly
Fremont Township Supervisor   
Donate Diapers to Fremont Township
We accept diaper donations for children and adults. If you have diapers you are no longer in need of, please consider donating them to Fremont Township. We do accept open bags.

If you are aware of Fremont Township residents in need of diapers,( children or adult) please have them contact our office at 847 223-2847.
Electronic Recycling Opportunities
Fremont Township has a Recycle O Rama scheduled for September 30 . If you need to dispose of electronics before then, below are the drop off locations. 
Grant Township: Road District Facility
26535 Molidor Road, Ingleside, IL
​Monday - Friday 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
​Excluding Holidays

Grayslake: Public Works Facility
585 Berry Avenue, Grayslake, IL
​Monday - Friday 7:00 am to 3:30 pm Saturday ​8:00 am to NOON
​Excluding Holidays
Also Accepting:
​Clothing & Textiles, Shoes,
​Mixed Paper, Cardboard,
​Plastic Containers, Glass Bottles & Jars,
​Steel Cans, Food Scraps 
Cuba Township: Road District Facility
28070 W. Cuba Road, Barrington, IL
​Monday - Friday 7:00 am to 2:30 pm
​Exclu ding Holidays

Highland Park: Recycling Center
1180 Half Day Road, Highland Park, IL
​Every Tuesday 7:00 am to 1:00 pm
​1st Saturday of the month 7:00 am to 1:00 pm
​​Excluding Holidays
Also Accepting:
​Clothing and Textiles, Shoes,
Polystyrene Foam: Cup, Containers &
​Packaging, Fluorescent Light Bulbs 
We Accept Your American Flags
To ensure your American Flag is disposed of properly, bring it to Fremont Township.
Recycle Bedding- But No Pillows
Recycle Bedding for the Dogs

No Pillows!!!!!!
If you have used towels, sheets or blankets that need to be recycled, please consider bringing them to Fremont Township at 22385 Route 60, Mundelein to be donated to local Animal Shelters and Rescues. You can drop them off in the bin on our front porch. 
Recycle Shoes, Eye Glasses, and Textiles and Yarn at Fremont Township

Did you know 85 percent of clothing ends up in the landfill? Bring your new, gently used, and used clothing to be reused or recycled.

Use our textile bin in our parking lot.  Click here for a list of acceptable items.


We also accept eyeglasses, hearing aids and yarn. 
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Next Board Meeting-October 9 at 7 pm