**NOTICE OF CANDIDATE PETITION HANDOUT FOR APRIL 2019 ELECTION***
Candidates interested in running for the Kewanee Park District Board of Commissioners will be able to obtain Petitions for the Consolidated Election beginning tomorrow September 18, 2018 from the Kewanee Park District Office at 8am. Petitions will be available Monday – Friday 8am-4pm, 1095 Cambridge Rd., Kewanee, IL 61443. Two seats on the Board are available for election. The deadline to submit a Candidate’s Petition for Election is December 17, 2018 at 5pm.
MISSION STATEMENT…. The Kewanee Park District exists to provide care for public lands and opportunities for personal growth. We work with citizens of Kewanee to provide a broad spectrum of opportunities to renew, restore and recreate, balancing often stressful lifestyles. It is our overall intent to encourage the participation of individuals and families to develop the highest possible level of physical and mental well-being. It is our belief that well-balanced, healthy people contribute to a productive and healthy community.
Pricing for all Kewanee Park District activities and amenities can be found here: 2018 Activity Rates
2018 CHILD’S BEST FRIEND AWARD
The recipients of the 2018 Child’s Best Friend Award were Amber Troxell and Dennis Gerleman. Congratulations to both of these deserving individuals for striving to give back to the community by working tirelessly to help provide the local youth with the tools to have great lives. We look forward to a continued partnership with them both in keeping the youth at the forefront. Thank you for all you do!
Thank you to the Kewanee Women’s Club for their
generous donation to the Kewanee Park District! Your
continued support of Park District programs is greatly
Thank you to the Izaak Walton League of America, Richard Gibson and Rod Johnson for their generous donation to the Kewanee Park District. We appreciate all of the hard work and dedication you put in to the Hunter Safety Courses each year.
Board of Commissioners:
Jim Powell:President firstname.lastname@example.org
Andrew Verstraete:Vice-President email@example.com
Jim Heberer firstname.lastname@example.org
Jacque Verscha email@example.com
Mike Nichols firstname.lastname@example.org
Brian Johnson: Director email@example.com
——————————————————————————————————— “the right of children to play, to sing and to dance; the right of youth to sport for sports’ sake; the right of men and women to use leisure in the pursuit of happiness in their own way, are basic to our American heritage.” – Harry S. Truman