November 7, 2018
Dear Village Resident,
You're invited to the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Festival on Saturday, December 1 from 3:30 - 5:30 PM at Horse Fair Park . Visit with Santa, enjoy a hay ride & storytelling, crafts, refreshments, balloon artist and the tree lighting at 5 PM! The enclosed pavilion will be heated. Free admission but please bring donations of non-perishable food and toiletry items for the food pantry.
T's Toffee Holiday Open House
Enjoy a day of savings, tasty toffee samples & more at the 4th annual T's Toffee Open House at 8818 Hidden Trail. Visit them at or call 847-274-9969. T's Toffee is "Simply the Best"!
Free Meal for Vets and Active Military
The Jake Vinyard Foundation has teamed up with Billy's Beef & More and The Grove Pub and Grill to provide free meals to veterans and active serving military November 11 & 12 (observed Veteran's Day). They also want to provide help to two non-profit organizations: Mission 22 and Stop Soldier Suicide, which support veterans who suffer from PTSD, depression and anxiety. All donations received will be matched dollar for dollar by the Jake Vinyard Foundation. View the flyer here .
Country Night Line Dancing
Come out for some lively dancing and Country Line Dancing! Not sure how to step? The evening will start with line dance lessons from 7 - 9 PM. DJ starts at 9 PM and doesn't stop until midnight, so make sure to stick around as they flow into their roadhouse and top 40 dance party! Yee haw! $5 per person and includes a Chicago-style hot dog station. Cash bar. Table Reservations available at an additional fee - please email them here . Located at 7908 Winn Road. View the Facebook event here .
Nerf Wars!
Come to WLAC for Nerf Wars, this Saturday, November 10 from 5 - 7 PM. WLAC provides safety goggles and Nerf elite darts. You provide the best Nerf gun from your armory that uses elite darts. Ages 5 & up. $10 per player. Located at 2449 Pierce Drive. Visit them here.
Photo of the Week
Fall sunrises are vibrant in Spring Grove! Photo submitted by Barbara Leschke. If you have a photo of Spring Grove you would like to share, please email it here .
Pre-Christmas Sale at
The Carriage House Pottery and Art Gallery
The Carriage House Pottery and Art Gallery are having a huge Pre-Christmas sale on Sunday, November 18 from 11 AM - 4 PM. Most items are 45-55% discounted. Coincides with The Affair of the Arts fair. Visit their website here. Located at 2110 Main Street.
Affair of the Arts
This fine art & artisan indoor fair is Sunday, November 18 from 10 AM - 5 PM, at the Shores of Turtle Creek. Shop from 40 local artisans and support the arts! 10,000 sq. ft. of unique, handcrafted items including jewelry, ceramics, paintings, printmaking, photography, fiber art, home accessories, fashion items and more. Free Admission. One day only. Visit for details. Located at 7908 Winn Road.
Toys for Tots Collection Location
New Leaf Home Furnishings located at 2449 Pierce Drive is accepting donations for Toys for Tots! Help a child in need by dropping off a new, unwrapped toy. Donors receive a free punch on their loyalty cards. Visit them on Facebook here.
Ring in 2019 at Shores of Turtle Creek
Are you looking to countdown the New Year in style? Ring in 2019 at The Shores of Turtle Creek, and dance the night away from 8 PM -1 AM on New Year's Eve. Live DJ playing Top 40 and classic hits. Heavy Appetizers from 8 -10 PM. Coffee and Desserts served at 10 PM. Complimentary champagne toast & party favors, fun dance floor, cash bar, seating included. Located at 7908 Winn Road. View the Facebook event .
Basketball Registration Reminder
Basketball & Little Dribblers registration for kids in K - 8 is this Sunday, November 11, anytime from 10 AM - noon at Spring Grove Elementary School, 2018 Main Street. View pages 4 & 5 for more info.
Charity Pet Nail Clipping this Saturday
Nature's Feed is hosting a Charity Pet Nail Clipping Event on November 10 from 11 AM - 2 PM. Donations are requested to benefit the local food pantries. Nature's Feed is located at 2440 Westward Drive. Please visit their website or call 815-675-2008 for more information.
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