July 17, 2019
Dear Village Resident ,
Don't miss this year's McHenry County Fair which runs from Tuesday, July 30 thru Sunday, August 4. See livestock shows, conservation and agriculture displays, demolition derby, carnival, antique tractor pull, magic show, grandstand entertainment and too much more to list . Go create some summertime memories that last a lifetime!
Spring Grove Horse Show, Inc.
The Spring Grove Horse Show was featured in an article in the latest issue of Visit McHenry County called "Welcome to Horse County". The Spring Grove Horse Show has hosted shows for 55 years at Horse Fair Park. View the schedule here and come out and see a show! Admission is free. Horse Fair Park is located at 8105 Blivin Street next to the fire station.
garage sale sign
Neighborhood Garage Sale
Nottingham Woods subdivision is having a neighborhood garage sale on August 1, 2 & 3 from 8am - 4pm. Entrance is off May Lane at Route 12. Antiques, Christmas decorations, housewares, furniture, toys, glassware, tools, children's clothing & other stuff. Participant addresses are: 7404 S. Coventry Drive, 7401 S. Coventry Drive, 7315 S. Coventry Drive, 7500 N. Coventry Drive and 3606 Robin Ct.
66th Annual SG Men's Golf Outing
Come to the 66th annual Spring Grove Men's Golf Outing on Thursday, August 15 at the Nippersink Golf Resort. All registrations must be turned in by August 8! View the registration flyer here .
Chamber of Commerce Car Show
You're invited to the Chamber of Commerce Car Show on Sunday, July 28, from 9am - 2pm. Free admission for spectators. $5 registration fee for each car, bike or truck. Vendor space available. To be held rain or shine at 7777 Winn Road at the NW corner of Rt. 12 & Winn Road. View the flyer here .
Photo of the Week
Be careful where you step when you're on the walking path at Hatchery Park! Frank Adenau came upon this painted turtle as he was walking his dog around the pond. If you have a photo of Spring Grove you would like to share, email it here .
Live Music at The Grove Pub & Grill
Come hang out on the patio this weekend and listen to:

  • Judson Brown Band this Thursday from 6:30 - 9:30pm.
  • Ed Peterson this Saturday from 6:30 - 9:30pm.
  • Marie Martens Blues Jam this Sunday, from 2 - 5pm.

The Grove Pub & Grill is located at 2118 Main Street. Come for the food, stay for the drinks!
Firefighter's August Steak Fry
Mark your calendars and come out to the Spring Grove Firefighters Association’s 27th Annual Steak Fry Fundraiser on Saturday, August 17 from 5-11pm at Horse Fair Park. Enjoy music, raffle prizes (including over $11,000 in cash prizes), and of course a great steak dinner! They look forward to seeing you and thank you for your continued support! View the Facebook event here !
St. Peter's Rummage Sale this Week
St. Peter Church is holding their annual Rummage Sale this Thursday, July 18 from 9am - 5pm, Friday, July 19 from 9am - 5pm (most items half price) and Saturday, July 20 from 8am - 11am (fill a bag for $3). So much to choose from! Find your treasure! Located at 2118 Main Street.
Tax Rebate Application Period Ends Soon
Don't forget to apply to claim a share of the rebate of the Valley Hi Nursing Home surplus funds. Eligible homeowners will recoup about 30 percent of what they paid in 2017 for the county government portion of their property tax bill. Application period ends July 31, 2019. View more information and estimate your rebate amount here .
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