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Scarecrow Festival

Scarecrow Contest Winners!!!
Thanks to all the People's Choice voters - your $1.00 per vote added up to over $800.00 for Presence St. Mary's Breast Health Center!! Thank you!!
Thank you to the celebrity judges! They had a HUGE task! Chris Shimkus (Sweet Street), Scott Goselin (BESD #61 Superintendent), Laurie Wimberly (Village of Bourbonnais)
People's Choice 
1st Place - #25 - River Valley Special Recreation Assoc - Sport & Olympians
2nd Place - #97 - Tatro Family - LaMuerte
3rd Place - #90 - Kankakee County Training Center - Nemo with the Lucky Fin!

Business/Non-Profit Category
1st Place - #69 - Tholen's Garden Center - Ivy Tholen
2nd Place - #73 - Ahhh....Massage - Rub Me Tender
3rd Place - #104 - Kankakee County Teen Court - Scared Straight

Individual/Family Category
1st Place - #97 - Tatro Family - LaMuerte
2nd Place - #47 - Michele Gladu - Harry Scary
3rd Place - #68 - Ertl & Wilkins Family - Rumpus

School/Youth Category
1st Place - #71 - BBCHS Fall Musical Beauty & the Beast - Be Our Ghost
2nd Place - #9 - Play Palz - Crayola Man
3rd Place - #117 - Safe Harbor School - Spalding

Activities Guide

May - Aug 2017

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Update: We will be hosting our Euchre Party 55+ program every Thursday at the Bourbonnais Municipal Center from 12-2:45 pm. Program is $2 / residents recieve a $1 discount and pre-registration is not required.

Art in the Park is Saturday, June 3rd this year and Exploration Station is looking for local area artists to come out and share their passion with the littlest aspiring artists! Call for artists information is available on the Special Event Page here:
Art in the Park

Here isthe Herald news article about our OSLAD grant for Willowhaven Park and Nature Center.

Please note there may be potential road closures to the Willowhaven Nature Center during the months of May-July 2017. Closures will be posted here and social media as dates become available.