June 5, 2019
Dear Village Resident ,
This year's Friday Night Fish Boil fundraiser for Hatchery Park is at Horse Fair Park   on Friday, June 21, from 5 - 10pm. Serving all-you-can-eat boiled cod, BBQ chicken & ribs, red potatoes & onions, bread, coleslaw & dessert until 8pm. Food prepared by Fitzgerald's of Genoa City. Kid's meals available, too. Silent Auctions and live music by the Judson Brown Band until 10pm. All proceeds go to the upkeep and beautification of Hatchery Park. View the flyer here. Hope to see you there!
Kick-off Party for Summer Reading Program
Summer reading programs for children, teens & adults kick-off this Saturday, June 8 at the Nippersink Library from 10am - 2pm. Drop in anytime - registration is not required for the party. Lots of other fun events and programs for all ages. View the link to the Facebook event here .
Summer Camp Deadline Extended
There are still openings in the Junior Summer Day Camp. Registration deadline is extended to this Friday. View the brochure here.
1st Annual Youth Bass Fishing Derby a Success!
Despite the early rain, the RBCHS Bass Fishing Club Youth Fishing Derby was a great success. Over 35 anglers competed this year. Thank you to everyone who participated in this great event and to all their sponsors, including the Village. View more photos here!
Stateline Comets Youth Football
Calling 1st, 2nd, & 5th graders!The Stateline Comets is looking for a few more to join their teams. View more information here .
Nerf Wars!
June Nerf Wars at WLAC is this weekend – Saturday, June 8 from 7:00-8:30pm. $10 per participant or $30 per family. If you have any questions please call 815-675-3005 
Tire Recycling This Saturday
The McHenry County Dept. of Health and Division of Transportation are providing residential tire recycling at no charge this Saturday, June 8 from 8am - noon at 16111 Nelson Road in Woodstock. Sign-up is required. View more details and restrictions here .
Photo of the Week
Mandy Choyinski enjoys springtime blue skies and budding trees after many days of rain!  If you have a photo of Spring Grove you would like to share, email it here .
A Music Weekend
Spend some summertime fun on the outdoor patio this weekend at The Grove Pub & Grill. The music line-up is Tony Amber on Friday from 7:00 - 10:00pm, Rick Embach Jazz Duo on Saturday from 6:30 - 9:30pm, and Marie Martens Blues Jam on Sunday from 3:00 - 5:00pm. Located at 2008 Main Street.
Progress is Happening
The w alls are getting fresh coats of paint, turf is getting laid, equipment is arriving, machines are being built and NJ Elite Performance couldn't be more anxious to get you or your athlete into this space! Keep your eyes on them while they expand. Email info@njeliteperformance.com with any questions or to get signed up today.
Promote Your Business Big or Small
The village is offering outfield advertising space at the Thelen Park ball fields! This is a great way to promote your business and it's easy to sign up. 2019 season rentals are $300. Purchase a 4' x 8' or 4' x 16' banner or 4' x 8' metal sign separately. View more information here!
Free Week at Historical Society
Spring Grove residents get in free at the McHenry County Historical Museum on Saturday, June 15 and from Tuesday, June 18 - Friday, 21 this year. Their new exhibit, Prairie Trails to Strange Tales , chronicles our pioneering past with tales of pioneers who settled on the prairie. There are other interesting exhibits to view, as well. Located in Union at 6422 Main Street . Open from 1 - 4 PM.
Property Tax Rebate
Property tax bills have been mailed out by McHenry County. Included in this year's bills is a note on how to claim a share of a rebate of Valley Hi Nursing Home surplus funds. Eligible homeowners will recoup about 30 percent of what you paid last year for the county government portion of your tax bill. Application period starts June 1 - July 31, 2019. View more information here .
Vacation Bible School at LifeSpring
You're invited to Camp Kilimanjaro – An Epic Expedition Through Proverbs, June 10 -14, from 9am - noon for ages kindergarten through 5th grade.
There is no cost to register. Register here or in the lobby on Sunday. Questions? Contact Children’s Ministry Director, Susan Wendtland.
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