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Posted on: September 6, 2022

Upcoming Community Events

Community Events

Don't miss the upcoming events being held in the community!

The following events are located in Romeoville, but are not sponsored by the Village of Romeoville. If you have any questions regarding the events, please contact the organization that is hosting the event.

White Oak Library presents Holiday Petit Fours & Sweets with Chef Susan Maddox
Wednesday, November 30, 2022
6:30-8:00 p.m.
White Oak Library, 201 W. Normantown Rd. 

Spend an evening with Chef Susan Maddox as she creates mouth watering holiday treats that are easy enough for you to recreate at home when entertaining guests. During this food demonstration, you will learn new culinary methods and techniques, and will get to sample some tasty creations! Registration is required by clicking here. Please inform us at least 24 hours in advance if you wish to cancel so we can contact individuals that may be on the waitlist.

White Oak Library presents Dating Over 50: Music with Paula Williams
Thursday, December 1, 2022
6:30-8:30 p.m.
White Oak Library, 201 W. Normantown Rd. 
Those 50 years of age and older, come out for a Night of Music with Paula Williams. Wine and light appetizers will be served. Come tap your feet, socialize and dance.

BLOOD DRIVE
Friday, December 2, 2022
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
American Red Cross, 1293 Windham Parkway  

Please consider giving blood. Spots fill up quickly! If you are healthy, feeling well and eligible to give blood or platelets, please make an appointment to donate as soon as possible by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, go to www.RedCrossBlood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). 

Isle a la Cache Museum presents Hoot Hike and Campfire
Friday, December 2, 2022
4:00-6:00 p.m.
Isle a la Cache Museum, 501 E. Romeo Rd.
FREE. All ages welcome!
Discover wHOO makes Will County home! Learn about owls and their unique adaptations. Get tips on what to look and listen for while owling and then go on a hike in search of our feathered friends. Afterward, warm up around a fire with hot chocolate and marshmallows while listening to an owl story or two. Don’t forget to bring a camp chair and maybe a blanket. Registration required by Wednesday, Nov. 30: 815-886-1467 or by clicking here.

Isle a la Cache Museum presents Wildlife in Winter
Saturday, December 3, 2022
12:00-3:00 p.m.
Isle a la Cache Museum, 501 E. Romeo Rd.
FREE. All ages welcome!
Do all birds fly south for the winter? Which animals hibernate? How many are still active in the cold? Learn about how different animal species react to the winter weather and what you can do to help them out! This is a drop-in program; stop by any time between noon and 3 p.m. No registration required.

BLOOD DRIVE
Monday, December 5, 2022
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Romeoville Recreation Center, 900 W. Romeo Rd. 

Please consider giving blood. Spots fill up quickly! If you are healthy, feeling well and eligible to give blood or platelets, please make an appointment to donate as soon as possible by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, go to www.RedCrossBlood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). 

White Oak Library presents Alzheimer's Support Group & Book Club
Tuesday, December 6, 2022
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
White Oak Library, 201 W. Normantown Rd. 
The Alzheimer's Association Support Group and Book Club will meet for one hour every first Tuesday of the month. A new book will be given out and discussed over a 2-3 month period, depending on the topic. Tina Williams, White Oak Library Outreach Services, will moderate the group.

Isle a la Cache Museum presents WonderKids: Deer!
Tuesday, December 6, 2022
10:00-11:30 a.m.
Isle a la Cache Museum, 501 E. Romeo Rd.
Free! Ages 2-5 (accompanied by a registered adult).
Calling all families with preschoolers! Join us for a hands-on program designed for your little one. In this month’s program, we will explore deer. This program is geared toward children ages 2-5 and is complete with tons of facts, singing, story time, table activities, crafts and an outside activity. Registration required by Sunday, Dec. 4: 815-886-1467. Register the child and then add an additional seat for the caregiver attending. Click here to register online.

White Oak Library presents Holiday Open House with Santa & Mrs. Claus
Thursday, December 8, 2022
5:00-7:00 p.m.
White Oak Library, 201 W. Normantown Rd. 
Get in the holiday spirit and enjoy a night of live music, cookies and hot cocoa, crafts for all ages. Enjoy a special visit, photo opportunity, and singing performance from Santa and Mrs. Claus! Fun for the whole family! No registration is needed.

BLOOD DRIVE
Sunday, December 11, 2022
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Romeoville Recreation Center, 900 W. Romeo Rd.

Please consider giving blood. Spots fill up quickly! If you are healthy, feeling well and eligible to give blood or platelets, please make an appointment to donate as soon as possible by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, go to www.RedCrossBlood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). 

White Oak Library presents Books & Beer: "One Hundred Years of Solitude" by Gabriel García Márquez
Tuesday, December 13, 2022
6:30-8:00 p.m.
White Oak Library, 201 W. Normantown Rd.
Join us at the Romeoville Branch Library on the second Tuesday evening of each month for a lively book discussion, beer/wine/pop and some snacks. This month's book is One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez. García Márquez shares the story of a seven-generation family, whose history is interwoven with magic, fantasy, and mystery. This book will be available one month prior to the discussion and can be picked up at the Romeoville Branch Library's Adult Services Desk and will be due back one week after the book club date. Registration is required by clicking here.  Attendees must be 21 years of age or older.

White Oak Library presents Candy House Creations
Thursday, December 15, 2022
Several Time Slots: 

                 3:45-4:30 p.m.
                4:30-5:15 p.m
                5:15-6:00 p.m.
                6:00-6:45 p.m.
                6:45-7:30 p.m.
White Oak Library, 201 W. Normantown Rd.
Decorate your very own candy house with graham crackers, icing, and all of the toppings! This program is open to children of all ages. Registration is required due to limited space. If you are not able to attend, please inform us 24 hours in advance so we can offer your spot to someone else. No shows may be waitlisted for future programs. *Please only register the number of children participating.* REGISTRATION OPENS ON NOV. 15TH AT 8 AM BY CLICKING HERE.

O'Hara Woods Volunteer Workday
Saturday, December 17, 2022
8:00-11:00 a.m.
O'Hara Woods Nature Preserve
524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, IL 60446
We plan to continue removing brush from the woodland edge to open the view and improve conditions for our native plants. We would love to see you out there! No prior experience is required. The address to O'Hara Woods is 524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, and we will be meeting in the parking lot off of Beverly J Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini). If you plan to attend, please bring a water bottle, a pair of work gloves (we will have extra), and dress for the weather. Loppers and all other equipment will be provided. Meet in the parking lot off of Beverly J. Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini)

Isle a la Cache Museum presents Soltice Celebration
Wednesday, December 21, 2022
6:00-7:30 p.m.
Isle a la Cache Museum, 501 E. Romeo Rd.
Free! Ages 2-5 (accompanied by a registered adult).
Chase away the dark and cold with a blazing bonfire celebration at Isle a la Cache! Cozy up around the flames with hot cider and listen to the ancients’ stories of the loss and rebirth of the sun. Discover how they partied, feasted and honored their way through the season. Learn how science explains the solstice today, which is no less extraordinary than the tales of old. Stick around to chat, enjoying the warmth of the fire and the brisk winter nighttime sky or an optional short hike around the island. Registration required by Tuesday, Dec. 20: 815-886-1467 or by clicking here.

BLOOD DRIVE
Friday, December 23, 2022
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
American Red Cross, 1293 Windham Parkway  

Please consider giving blood. Spots fill up quickly! If you are healthy, feeling well and eligible to give blood or platelets, please make an appointment to donate as soon as possible by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, go to www.RedCrossBlood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). 

Museum Campus Exploration Day
Thursday, December 29, 2022
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Isle a la Cache Musuem
501 E. Romeo Rd., Romeoville, IL 60446
Mark your calendar to visit Isle a la Cache Museum on the fourth Saturday of the month! Have you ever wondered what’s going on in our 18th-century Traders Cabin or wanted to peek inside the Native American longhouse above the pollinator garden? This is your chance to explore all the buildings at Isle a la Cache Museum and learn about the French fur traders and Potawatomi who once called this area home. Drop in for self-guided exploration during normal operating hours. No registration required.

BLOOD DRIVE
Friday, December 30, 2022
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
American Red Cross, 1293 Windham Parkway  

Please consider giving blood. Spots fill up quickly! If you are healthy, feeling well and eligible to give blood or platelets, please make an appointment to donate as soon as possible by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, go to www.RedCrossBlood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). 

White Oak Library presents Noon Year Celebration!
Friday, December 30, 2022
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
White Oak Library, 201 W. Normantown Rd.
Help us bring in the New Year at the Romeoville Branch! Join us for a fun craft and enjoy some delicious snacks. We'll count down to noon, release the balloon drop, & have a dance party! *Please only register the number of children participating. Registration is required due to limited space. If you are not able to attend, please inform us 24 hours in advance so we can offer your spot to someone else. No shows may be waitlisted for future programs. REGISTRATION OPENS ON DEC. 1ST AT 8:00 A.M. by clicking here.

BLOOD DRIVE
Friday, January 6, 2023
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
American Red Cross, 1293 Windham Parkway  

Please consider giving blood. Spots fill up quickly! If you are healthy, feeling well and eligible to give blood or platelets, please make an appointment to donate as soon as possible by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, go to www.RedCrossBlood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). 

BLOOD DRIVE
Friday, January 20, 2023
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
American Red Cross, 1293 Windham Parkway  

Please consider giving blood. Spots fill up quickly! If you are healthy, feeling well and eligible to give blood or platelets, please make an appointment to donate as soon as possible by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, go to www.RedCrossBlood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). 

O'Hara Woods Volunteer Workday
Saturday, January 28, 2023
9:00-11:00 a.m.
O'Hara Woods Nature Preserve
524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, IL 60446
We plan to continue removing brush from the woodland edge to open the view and improve conditions for our native plants. We would love to see you out there! No prior experience is required. The address to O'Hara Woods is 524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, and we will be meeting in the parking lot off of Beverly J Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini). If you plan to attend, please bring a water bottle, a pair of work gloves (we will have extra), and dress for the weather. Loppers and all other equipment will be provided. Meet in the parking lot off of Beverly J. Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini)

BLOOD DRIVE
Thursday, February 2, 2023
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
American Red Cross, 1293 Windham Parkway 

Please consider giving blood. Spots fill up quickly! If you are healthy, feeling well and eligible to give blood or platelets, please make an appointment to donate as soon as possible by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, go to www.RedCrossBlood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). 

O'Hara Woods Volunteer Workday
Saturday, February 25, 2023
9:00-11:00 a.m.
O'Hara Woods Nature Preserve
524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, IL 60446
We plan to continue removing brush from the woodland edge to open the view and improve conditions for our native plants. We would love to see you out there! No prior experience is required. The address to O'Hara Woods is 524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, and we will be meeting in the parking lot off of Beverly J Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini). If you plan to attend, please bring a water bottle, a pair of work gloves (we will have extra), and dress for the weather. Loppers and all other equipment will be provided. Meet in the parking lot off of Beverly J. Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini) 

BLOOD DRIVE
Tuesday, February 28, 2023
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
American Red Cross, 1293 Windham Parkway  

Please consider giving blood. Spots fill up quickly! If you are healthy, feeling well and eligible to give blood or platelets, please make an appointment to donate as soon as possible by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, go to www.RedCrossBlood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). 

O'Hara Woods Volunteer Workday
Saturday, March 25, 2023
9:00-11:00 a.m.
O'Hara Woods Nature Preserve
524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, IL 60446
We plan to continue removing brush from the woodland edge to open the view and improve conditions for our native plants. We would love to see you out there! No prior experience is required. The address to O'Hara Woods is 524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, and we will be meeting in the parking lot off of Beverly J Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini). If you plan to attend, please bring a water bottle, a pair of work gloves (we will have extra), and dress for the weather. Loppers and all other equipment will be provided. Meet in the parking lot off of Beverly J. Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini)  

O'Hara Woods Volunteer Workday
Saturday, April 22, 2023
9:00-11:00 a.m.
O'Hara Woods Nature Preserve
524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, IL 60446
We plan to continue removing brush from the woodland edge to open the view and improve conditions for our native plants. We would love to see you out there! No prior experience is required. The address to O'Hara Woods is 524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, and we will be meeting in the parking lot off of Beverly J Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini). If you plan to attend, please bring a water bottle, a pair of work gloves (we will have extra), and dress for the weather. Loppers and all other equipment will be provided. Meet in the parking lot off of Beverly J. Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini)  

O'Hara Woods Volunteer Workday
Saturday, June 24, 2023
9:00-11:00 a.m.
O'Hara Woods Nature Preserve
524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, IL 60446
We plan to continue removing brush from the woodland edge to open the view and improve conditions for our native plants. We would love to see you out there! No prior experience is required. The address to O'Hara Woods is 524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, and we will be meeting in the parking lot off of Beverly J Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini). If you plan to attend, please bring a water bottle, a pair of work gloves (we will have extra), and dress for the weather. Loppers and all other equipment will be provided. Meet in the parking lot off of Beverly J. Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini)  

O'Hara Woods Volunteer Workday
Saturday, July 22, 2023
9:00-11:00 a.m.
O'Hara Woods Nature Preserve
524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, IL 60446
We plan to continue removing brush from the woodland edge to open the view and improve conditions for our native plants. We would love to see you out there! No prior experience is required. The address to O'Hara Woods is 524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, and we will be meeting in the parking lot off of Beverly J Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini). If you plan to attend, please bring a water bottle, a pair of work gloves (we will have extra), and dress for the weather. Loppers and all other equipment will be provided. Meet in the parking lot off of Beverly J. Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini)  

O'Hara Woods Volunteer Workday
Saturday, August 26, 2023
9:00-11:00 a.m.
O'Hara Woods Nature Preserve
524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, IL 60446
We plan to continue removing brush from the woodland edge to open the view and improve conditions for our native plants. We would love to see you out there! No prior experience is required. The address to O'Hara Woods is 524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, and we will be meeting in the parking lot off of Beverly J Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini). If you plan to attend, please bring a water bottle, a pair of work gloves (we will have extra), and dress for the weather. Loppers and all other equipment will be provided. Meet in the parking lot off of Beverly J. Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini)   

O'Hara Woods Volunteer Workday
Saturday, September 23, 2023
9:00-11:00 a.m.
O'Hara Woods Nature Preserve
524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, IL 60446
We plan to continue removing brush from the woodland edge to open the view and improve conditions for our native plants. We would love to see you out there! No prior experience is required. The address to O'Hara Woods is 524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, and we will be meeting in the parking lot off of Beverly J Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini). If you plan to attend, please bring a water bottle, a pair of work gloves (we will have extra), and dress for the weather. Loppers and all other equipment will be provided. Meet in the parking lot off of Beverly J. Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini)   

O'Hara Woods Volunteer Workday
Saturday, October 28, 2023
9:00-11:00 a.m.
O'Hara Woods Nature Preserve
524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, IL 60446
We plan to continue removing brush from the woodland edge to open the view and improve conditions for our native plants. We would love to see you out there! No prior experience is required. The address to O'Hara Woods is 524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, and we will be meeting in the parking lot off of Beverly J Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini). If you plan to attend, please bring a water bottle, a pair of work gloves (we will have extra), and dress for the weather. Loppers and all other equipment will be provided. Meet in the parking lot off of Beverly J. Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini)   

O'Hara Woods Volunteer Workday
Saturday, November 18, 2023
9:00-11:00 a.m.
O'Hara Woods Nature Preserve
524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, IL 60446
We plan to continue removing brush from the woodland edge to open the view and improve conditions for our native plants. We would love to see you out there! No prior experience is required. The address to O'Hara Woods is 524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, and we will be meeting in the parking lot off of Beverly J Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini). If you plan to attend, please bring a water bottle, a pair of work gloves (we will have extra), and dress for the weather. Loppers and all other equipment will be provided. Meet in the parking lot off of Beverly J. Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini)   

O'Hara Woods Volunteer Workday
Saturday, December 16, 2023
9:00-11:00 a.m.
O'Hara Woods Nature Preserve
524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, IL 60446
We plan to continue removing brush from the woodland edge to open the view and improve conditions for our native plants. We would love to see you out there! No prior experience is required. The address to O'Hara Woods is 524 Belmont Dr., Romeoville, and we will be meeting in the parking lot off of Beverly J Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini). If you plan to attend, please bring a water bottle, a pair of work gloves (we will have extra), and dress for the weather. Loppers and all other equipment will be provided. Meet in the parking lot off of Beverly J. Griffin Dr. (to the southwest of Lake Strini)   


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