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WAUCONDA BUNNY HOP

Proceeds Benefit the Friends of the
Wauconda Area Library

Saturday, April 19, 2014
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)

Junior Bunny Hop MiniRace
(Kids 10 years and younger)

Best Costume Award
Bunny Trophies
Timed Event
T-Shirts
Family Friendly
Music, Snacks, Drinks


Register In Person at the Library or online at www.active.com.

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 Library)

Please Pick Up Materials:
Friday, April 18 between 5 and 8 PM
at Bliss Wine & Gifts
 

 

2014 Readers' Choice Awards...Vote
Today!

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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! 
CLICK HERE to vote for your Wauconda favorites.

 
WAUCONDA HIGH SCHOOL

ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE 100th YEAR LOGO CONTEST

Wauconda High School announces a contest open to students, staff and community members to design a logo to represent our upcoming 100th year as Wauconda High School. The winning logo will be prominently displayed during the 2014/15 school year as we celebrate our centennial.

Rules:

All logos submitted must be in digital format. The logo should represent Wauconda High School and our 100th year, 1915 – 2015. Logos should be easily reproduced for use on letterheads, shirts, and displays.

Due Date:

All logos must be submitted electronically to the Wauconda High School Principal at dklett@d118.org   by MAY 2, 2014.

Voting on the submitted logos will occur May 5th and 6th by the students and staff at Wauconda High School and then approved by the 100th Year Committee on May 7th.

“Home of the Bulldogs”


    
Annual Spring Shredding and Electronics Recycling Events hosted by Libertyville Bank & Trust
 

 

SATURDAY, APRIL 26
LIBERTYVILLE BANK & TRUST
9:00 A.M. TO 12:00 P.M.
201 E. Hurlburt Ct. | Libertyville, IL 60048
*ELECTRONIC RECYCLING & SHRED

GURNEE COMMUNITY BANK
9:00 A.M. TO 12:00 P.M.
675 N.. O'Plaine Rd. | Gurnee, IL 60031
*SHRED ONLY

SATURDAY, MAY 31
WAUCONDA COMMUNITY BANK
9:00 A.M. TO 12:00 P.M.
495 W. Liberty St. | Wauconda, IL 60084
*ELECTRONIC RECYCLING & SHRED


LIBERTYVILLE BANK & TRUST
9:00 A.M. TO 12:00 P.M.
1200 S. Milwaukee Ave. | Libertyville, IL 60048
*SHRED ONLY


Three non-plastic bags of paper for shredding and up to five electronic devices per person will be accepted.

 

Electronic items may include but are not limited to keyboards, monitors, printers, PCs, cell phones, DVD/VCR players, stereos, and microwaves. Customers are responsible for the removal of all sensitive data from their hard drives and any other storage media prior to recycling. No appliances or other large electronics will be accepted. Libertyville Bank & Trust assumes no liability for shredded and recycled items.


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 (SWALCO) to initiate a "Reuse a Shoe Contest" that will be running the week of April 21st.    

 

Wauconda 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 click here.

 

If you have any ideas on how we can make Wauconda green, please contact Trustee Chuck Black at cblack@wauconda-il.gov.  


2nd Annual Lakemoor Spring Fishing Derby

Saturday April 26, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at Lily Lake

Prior registration is required. Register at village hall or click here to register online. Deadline for registration is April 24th at 4:30 PM.  There is no entry fee.  Awards will be given for two age groups: (under 15) and (16 and above). Award categories are largest fish (Bass), largest fish (Pan Fish) and the heaviest fish (Bass), and heaviest fish (Pan Fish).  Please bring your own gear and bait.

You must have a valid Illinois fishing license if you are required to have one. Licenses apply to residents and non-residents between 16 and 64 years of age.



Enjoy 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.

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