September 23, 2017
45 Symphony Way
October 27, 2017
45 Symphony Way
August 27, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Wing Park Bandshell
La conversación con la comunidad programada para el 25 de julio de 2017 se ha cambiado al 27 de agosto de 2017 a la 1:00 PM.en el escenario de Wing Park. Todos los residents de la comunidad están invitados. La presentación y diálogo serán presentados en Español. Después de nuestra conversación con la comunidad a las 3:00 PM estará el Mariachi Juvenil Colotlan y Ballet Folclorico Guadalajara directamente de Jalisco patrocinado por la Federacion Jaliciense del Medio Oeste. Todo el evento será de gratis para la comunidad.
August 28, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Elgin Police Department North Community Room
Meet with Chief Jeff Swoboda and talk about community issues.
August 31, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Elgin Police Department is hosting this Students Together Engaging Police (STEP) event to engage and facilitate discussions as to how we can support, sustain and expand positive youth and police engagement in Elgin. Open to ages 13-19, this roundtable discussion will provide the opportunity to share experiences and problem-solving solutions.
When: August 31, 2017
Time: 5-9:00 p.m.
Where: The Centre of Elgin, Heritage Ballroom / 100 Symphony Way, Elgin
August 19, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ City of Elgin Public Services Facility
The city is developing a new strategic plan, and is hosting a series of 6 meetings to gather input from the community. All meetings take place in August at various locations throughout town. The format is the same for each meeting, so people can choose a meeting that works best for their schedules. *The meeting on August 21 will be in Spanish.
August 21, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ The Centre-Heritage Ballroom
August 22, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ City Hall
August 22, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ City Hall
2nd Floor Conference Room, South Tower
August 23, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ City Hall, City Council Chambers
August 28, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Elgin Police Department
August 28, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ City Hall
August 29, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ The Centre
August 18, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Civic Center Plaza (between the Hemmens Cultural Center and City Hall)
Be An Upstander, not a bystander!
In response to the events in Charlottesville, VA, the City of Elgin's Human Relations Commission, in partnership with the Coalition of Elgin Religious Leaders, Elgin City of Peace, Organized Labor and other community organizations, will hold a Rally Against Racism and Antisemitism. Speakers include Mayor Dave Kaptain, Representative Anna Moeller and Rabbi Margaret Frisch Klein. As a community, we will stand together to make a public commitment that all forms of hate, bias, racisim, antisemitism, islamaphobia,xenophobia and homophobia are not welcome here in the City of Elgin. Please join us.
August 24, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Outdoor farmers market featuring vegetables, fruits, bread, meat, baked goods flowers, spices and more.
August 26, 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM @ Lords Park Zoo
Meet at the Elgin Public Museum
Meet at the museum then walk over to the zoo. Space is limited, so register early.
August 26, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Settler's Park
Live bluegrass music, food vendors, hayrides and more! For more information, visit www.cityofelgin.org
August 30, 6:30 PM - 7:15 PM @ Century Oaks West
Starting point: Century Oaks Park
August 31, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM