“2019” is the Kewanee Park District’s 100th Anniversary 1919 – 2019 “Celebrating a Century of Fun.”
Friday May 24, 2019 – Due to the wet conditions, all T-Ball/Softball/Baseball games are cancelled tonight.
MAC’S MONDAY NIGHT LEAGUE
We are looking for additional league team sponsor’s and team members. Teams must consist of at least four team member players and no more than eleven team member players. Sponsor yearly fee $50.00 and member player fee $15.00. A yearly schedule will be provided to every player. A steak dinner banquet will be held at end of season. Contact our league secretary – Steve Brackett at 309-203-2602 or 309-854-7791.
Notice of Help Wanted
Starter at Baker Park Golf Course. Must be able to work nights and weekends. Apply at the Park Office: 1095 Cambridge Road, Kewanee IL 61443 Monday – Friday 8 am – 4 pm
The 19th Hole Restaurant is now accepting applications for cook & wait staff. Food Handler or Food Sanitation Certificate holders preferred. Applications may be picked up at the Park Office: 1095 Cambridge Road, Kewanee IL 61443 Monday – Friday 8 am – 4 pm
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: 2019 Activity Rates
2019 CHILD’S BEST FRIEND AWARD
Congratulations! The Kewanee Park District Board of Commissioners have chosen Elks Lodge #724 and Abilities Plus for the “2019 Child’s Best Friend Award”.
“The Child’s Best Friend Award” was created in 1999 and is given to people throughout the Kewanee Area that have made a difference in the lives of children. This award was created by the Kewanee Park District Board of Commissioners to publicly recognize those individuals and businesses that go above and beyond to assist the children of Kewanee. You are a perfect example of the African Proverb “It takes a whole community to raise to raise a child.” The Kewanee Park District Board of Commissioners and the children of Kewanee – thank you for all your time and efforts!
Congratulations to the newly elected Kewanee Park District Board Commissioner Steve Brackett and re-elected Board Commissioner of 23 years Jim Heberer. Thank you, Mike Nichols, for your 6 years of service as a Kewanee Park District Board Commissioner. Your service was greatly appreciated!
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
Brian Johnson: Director firstname.lastname@example.org
——————————————————————————————————— “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