125th Anniversary Celebration!
The Village of La Grange Park will mark its 125th year of incorporation on July 14, 2017. The community will honor this milestone with a number of celebratory events throughout the year. We invite residents, businesses and organizations to be a part of the planning, as well as the celebration. Planning meeting details, special events and activities are listed below, as well as their past agendas and minutes. Please direct any questions to Deanne at firstname.lastname@example.org
or 354-0225, ext. 102.
The festivities include:
- A historical exhibit, walking tour and interactive community map to honor the Village’s rich history
- A community art installation at Village Hall representing the families of La Grange Park
- A time capsule reflecting our community today to share with future generations
- A Village picnic and birthday party celebrating our 125th anniversary on July 15th at Memorial Park. The party will include live music, food and various activities throughout the day
Art Committee – Meetings are currently convened until project unveiling in November 2017.
Birthday Party Committee – Currently convened
Historical Committee – Next meeting is: Thursday, August 3 at 11:00 Am
Planning Group Committee – Currently convened
Sponsorship Committee – Currently convened
The Anniversary festivities are being organized by the Quasquicentennial Committee and the $25,000 budget is being funded through contributions by residents, local businesses and organizations. We are asking residents to help support the community celebration through a donation to the Quasquicentennial Committee. Your donation will help offset printing costs, supplies, pay for local talent, etc. Please consider donating $5.00 or more to contribute to these worthwhile community events. It is the commitment and contributions from residents like you that make La Grange Park such a wonderful place to live and raise a family.
To make a donation, residents may fill out the donation form and mail it along with a check to the address noted. Or residents may donate via PayPal by clicking on the below Donate button.