“2019” is the Kewanee Park District’s 100th Anniversary 1919 – 2019 “Celebrating a Century of Fun.”
FRIDAY APRIL 19, 2019
Kewanee Park District Office will be closed Friday April 19th in Observance of Good Friday.
WEDNESDAY APRIL 10, 2019
Stop out to The 19 Hole Restaurant on Wednesday April 10th for FREE cake and coffee. We are celebrating our benefactors, Emerit E. Baker’s 164th Birthday and The Kewanee Park District’s 100th Anniversary!
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.
MARCH 22, 2019
Kewanee Park District Golf Course Will Officially open for the season. The Club House and 19th Hole Restaurant will open April 1, 2019. Thank you to all patrons, we look forward to seeing you all this season.
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
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 email@example.com
Andrew Verstraete:Vice-President firstname.lastname@example.org
Jim Heberer email@example.com
Jacque Verscha firstname.lastname@example.org
Mike Nichols 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