Community Calendar

Fri
Dec 06
2019

Dickens in Dundee

6:00PM at Downtown East Dundee - 319 N. River Street

Dickens in Dundee was formed in 1988. It began as a small community gathering, with caroling and the search for Tiny Tim’s crutch in local stores. With the support of local businesses, this event has grown significantly and attracts people from all over the Dundee area.

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Living Windows
Free Horsedrawn Carriage Rides

6:30 PM
Tree Lighting

6:45 PM
Visits with Santa - cookies & hot chocolate will be served

This year will also feature special guests appearances by Those Funny Little People Toy Making Elf and Frozen characters Elsa, Anna and Olaf!

Do not miss the Spirit of Christmas Parade at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 7th.

Sat
Dec 07
2019

Spirit of Christmas Dickens in Dundee Parade

10:00AM - 11:00AM at Main Streeet - East and West Dundee

The Parade will begin on Main Street (Route 72) at 2nd Street in West Dundee, cross the Fox River on Main Street/Route 72, ending at the Depot on River St. in downtown East Dundee.

Fri
Dec 13
2019

Toys for Tots Toy Drive thru Dec 13, 2019

Toy Collection Dates thru Dec 13, 2019
Donation boxes for NEW, UNWRAPPED toys will be located at:
The Village Hall - 120 Barrington Avenue M-F 8am-4pm
The Police Department - 115 E. 3rd Street Any day/time

GOAL: The primary goal of the Foundation is the same as that of the overall Toys for Tots Program: to deliver, through a new toy at Christmas, a message of hope to less fortunate youngsters that will assist them into becoming responsible, productive, patriotic citizens.

To learn more about the organizataion, visit:
www.toysfortots.org

To donate $$ online, visit:
https://www.toysfortots.org/donate/forms/simple/Default.aspx

Mon
Dec 16
2019

Board of Police Commissions Meeting

10:00AM at East Dundee Police Department 115 E. 3rd Street, East Dundee

Tue
Dec 24
2019

Christmas Holiday Observed - Village Offices CLOSED

Administrative offices of the Village (Village Hall, Police Department and Public Works) are closed in observation of the holiday.

Wed
Dec 25
2019

Christmas Day Observed - Village Offices CLOSED

Administrative offices of the Village (Village Hall, Police Department and Public Works) are closed in observation of the holiday.

Wed
Jan 01
2020

New Year's Day Holiday Observed - Village Offices CLOSED

Administrative offices of the Village (Village Hall, Police Department and Public Works) are closed in observation of the holiday.

Fri
Jan 31
2020

Holiday Lights Recycling Program - Dec. 1, 2019 thru Jan. 31, 2020

The Village of East Dundee, in partnership with Elgin Recycling (www.elginrecycling.com), will accept holiday lights for recycling through January 31, 2020. This will be the Village's third year participating in the Elgin Recycling Holiday Lights Recycling Program. Residents and businesses can drop-off their unwanted holiday lights at Village Hall, located at 120 Barrington Avenue, Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. A drop-off bin will be located in the Village Hall lobby.

All colors and lengths of holiday string lighting, including mini-lights (or Italian lights), C7 lights, C9 lights, rope lights, LED lights, extension cords, etc. are accepted. Garland, live greens, wreaths or other non-recyclables are not accepted.

Last year with the participation of 51 villages, 8 park districts, 2 libraries, 2 churches, 1 high school, 1 police department and 2 businesses, Elgin Recycling was able to recycle 101,747 lbs of holiday lights that would otherwise been thrown away. For their 11th annual holiday lights recycling program Elgin Recycling's goal is to recycle over 110,000 lbs of holiday lights.

For questions or more information, please contact Village Hall at 847-426-2822.

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