Save the Date
WAUCONDA BUNNY HOP
Proceeds Benefit the
Friends of the
Wauconda Area Library
Saturday, April 19,
9 AM Race Start
at Wauconda Area Library
801 N. Main St.
4 Mile'r Around Bangs Lake
2 Mile Fun Walk/Run
(Open to All)
Bunny Hop MiniRace
(Kids 10 years and younger)
Best Costume Award
Music, Snacks, Drinks
Register In Person at the Library or online at
Fees: $25 (4 Mile'r)
$15 (2 Mile Walk)
$5 (Junior B Hop)
Race Materials Include:
2 Mile and 4 Mile'r -
T-shirt w/goodie bag
Junior B Hop -
Stylish Bunny Ears
(Available Saturday at the
Please Pick Up
Friday, April 18 between 5 and 8 PM
at Bliss Wine & Gifts
Bubbles for Blossoms Fundraiser
Thursday, April 10
6:30 - 9:00 PM
at Whippletree Farm Antiques
210 S. Main Street, Wauconda
evening of music, champagne, and appetizers sponsored by Main Street
Attraction for the beautification of Main Street.
Click here to learn more!
Readers' Choice Awards...Vote
In March, Daily Herald readers voted on their "Top
Picks" for 2014. The Village of Wauconda and its businesses, events
and organizations received more than 41 of the Top Pick Awards!
Now you can cast your votes for the final 2014 Readers' Choice
winners in each category, such as Best City/Town to Live, Best
Downtown Atmosphere, Best Parade, and many more!
to vote for your Wauconda
9 AM - Noon
at Wauconda Area Library
801 N. Main St., Wauconda
Clean out your files! This free event provides a safe and secure
places to shred confidential and business documents. During this
event, anyone can have their documents shredded onsite by a
certified Cintas employee. Please note: There is a limit of two
boxes per person.
Wauconda Volunteers and Help Clean Up Our Streets!
Thanks to the efforts of the StarRunners, United Partnership for a
Better Community, Wauconda Rotary Club and Wauconda Lions Club, our
great community will receive a much needed spring clean-up
are invited to help!
Saturday April 12 at 9:30 AM
Middletons/Aspire Boutique (on Main St)
After this winter... It needs it!
Able-bodied adults (kids must be supervised)
What to Bring:
Wear gloves, bright colors...They'll supply the garbage bags!
After receiving garbage bags, the groups will set out in four
directions from Main St & 176:
- StarRunners - East to Wilson/Grand Blvd
Partners - North to Bonner
Club - West to Rte 12
Club - South to Old Rand/Rte 12
This cleanup is part of the preparations for the 3rd Annual
Wauconda Bunny Hop.
It goes quick, helps a lot, and feels great! We hope to see you
Celebrate Earth Day 2014...
Participate in the "Reuse a Shoe" Contest!
For this year's Earth Month, the Environmental
Committee has partnered with the
Solid Waste Agency of Lake County
to initiate a "Reuse a Shoe Contest" that will be running the week
of April 21st.
schools will compete against each other to see which school can
bring in the most shoes per student. The winning school will be
awarded a trophy to be displayed throughout the year. We are
excited to see just how many pairs of shoes we can gather! For more
information on the contest
have any ideas on how we can make Wauconda green, please contact
Trustee Chuck Black at
a Full Week of Earth Day!
Enjoy a week of free nature programs in honor of Earth Day (April
22) on behalf of the Lake County Forest Preserve District. Celebrate
spring, learn about ecology, join a nature walk or lend a hand to
help save the planet by joining a special volunteer workday. All
programs are FREE. All ages permitted. No registration required. The
program runs from Sunday, April 20th through Saturday, April 26th.
CLICK HERE to view
the full schedule and description of free Earth Day activities.