Loading



Hemmens Events

4 Stories
Posted on: May 24, 2016

First Fridays Improv with GreenRoom Productions 6.3.2016 at 8pm

This is your last chance to catch this comical improv troupe before they take their summer hiatus (returning September 2, 2016). Don't miss it! 100% clean. 99.27% hilarious. 90 minutes of complete improvisation a la "Whose Line Is It Anyway". With competi...Read on...

Posted on: May 24, 2016

LOL with Tony Roberts and Ray Lapowski LIVE on Friday, May 27th at 8pm

Kick-Off Memorial Day Weekend the right way with some laughs! It's Stand-Up Comedy! Cash Bar available in the lobby (no ATM on site).

Purchase Tickets with Ticketfly
Posted on: May 23, 2016

Box Office hours for the week of May 30 - June 3, 2016

Hours.jpg

Monday: closed - Happy Memorial Day
Tuesday: 10a-1:30p & 2:30p-4p
Wednesday: closed
Thursday: 10a-1:30p & 2:30p-4p
Friday: 2p-8:30p - First Fridays Improv with GreenRoom Productions at 8p

Posted on: February 2, 2016

Dance Recital Season Is Here!

Let's Dance!

Is your son or daughter interested in the art of dance? We have numerous studios in and around the area that host their annual recitals on the main stage. If your child is interested, check out one of the recitals. See our web calendar for information.

Web Calendar

Home

6 Stories
Posted on: May 24, 2016

City of Elgin’s Human Relations Commission sponsoring a Courageous Community Conversation

Community Conversations

The City of Elgin’s Human Relations Commission is proudly sponsoring
"It’s Not About The Art: It’s About The History"~ ~ A Courageous Community Conversation ~ ~

Tuesday, June 7th, 7-9 p.m.
Heritage Ballroom, Centre of Elgin100 Symphony Way, Elg...Read on...

View event flyer here:
Posted on: May 19, 2016

Community members invited to public meetings on public art and race relations

Community Conversations

The city of Elgin’s Human Relations Commission and Cultural Arts Commission invite the public to provide input about important topics related to public art and race at two scheduled meetings in June.

The joint promotion of these meetings is in respons...Read on...

Posted on: May 16, 2016

2016 Elgin Valley Fox Trot Registration Closing

Fox Trot

Online registration for the 39th annual Elgin Valley Fox Trot closes at midnight on Wednesday, May 25. In-person registration as well as bib and t-shirt pick-up will be available at The Centre of Elgin’s fieldhouse, located at 100 Symphony Way, on Friday,...Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: May 27, 2016

Memorial Day Observance

Offices closed

All non-emergency city offices will be closed Monday, May 30, in observance of Memorial Day. In addition, Waste Management will be running on a holiday schedule for the week of May 30. Collections will be delayed by one day.

Posted on: May 15, 2016

2016 Memorial Day Activities in Elgin

Memorial Day Events

The following are events planned for Memorial Day, Monday, May 30, 2016 by the Elgin Patriotic Memorial Association in cooperation with the city of Elgin. For further information, including possible weather related changes, visit www.elginmemorialday.org ...Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: March 2, 2016

Human services emergency loan applications to be accepted on rolling basis

human services loan program

Applications for the city of Elgin’s emergency loan program for state-funded human service agencies are available at cityofelgin.org/emergencyloan. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the program’s total remaining funds of $425,000 are ...Read on...

Additional Info...

Parks and Recreation

4 Stories
Posted on: May 16, 2016

2016 Elgin Valley Fox Trot Registration Closing

Fox Trot

Online registration for the 39th annual Elgin Valley Fox Trot closes at midnight on Wednesday, May 25. In-person registration as well as bib and t-shirt pick-up will be available at The Centre of Elgin’s fieldhouse, located at 100 Symphony Way, on Friday,...Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: April 28, 2016

IKES Fish for Fun

Fish for Fun

When was the last time you took your children or grandchildren fishing? Well, here is your chance! With help from the Izaak Walton League of America, Fish for Fun features a fishing derby for youths 15 years and younger. Awards are presented for the large...Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2015

Park Activities

If you enjoy outdoor activities, visit one of our many parks that offer tennis, basketball, swimming, playgrounds, picnic shelters, and much more. To see where each park is located and what amenities are offered, go to Discover Elgin Parks.

Call our in...Read on...

Discover Elgin Parks
Posted on: March 31, 2015

Parks and Recreation Foundation

Incorporated in 2013, the Elgin Parks and Recreation Foundation is a not for profit organization whose mission is “to enhance the quality of life and strengthen the Elgin community by making recreation and cultural programs, parks and recreation facilitie...Read on...

Elgin Parks Foundation Website

Police

3 Stories
Posted on: May 26, 2016

Register now for your National Night Out Block Party

The City of Elgin Police Department and the National Association of Town Watch will be sponsoring the 33rd Annual National Night Out crime prevention celebration on Tuesday, August 2, 2016. National Night Out is a great opportunity for neighbors to get to...Read on...

Registration information
Posted on: May 5, 2016

Free Five Steps to Disaster Preparedness Seminar

A 5 Steps to Disaster Preparedness seminar is being offered at the Elgin Police Department on Saturday, June 18 from 9 a.m..- 1 p.m. Email CERT Coordinator Karen Flanagan to register for this free event. This seminar will teach you five steps that will pr...Read on...


Public Works

1 Story
Posted on: July 20, 2012

Public Works is responsible to oversee major improvements

Throughout the city, Public Works is responsible to oversee major improvements for the City's water, sewer, streets and intersections.

Throughout the city, Public Works is responsible to oversee major improvements for the City's water, sewer, streets and intersections. These projects are often referred to as the bricks and mortar, or infrastructure, which all cities need to provide esse...Read on...


Special Events & Cultural Arts

3 Stories
Posted on: May 16, 2016

2016 Elgin Valley Fox Trot Registration Closing

Fox Trot

Online registration for the 39th annual Elgin Valley Fox Trot closes at midnight on Wednesday, May 25. In-person registration as well as bib and t-shirt pick-up will be available at The Centre of Elgin’s fieldhouse, located at 100 Symphony Way, on Friday,...Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: May 15, 2016

2016 Memorial Day Activities in Elgin

Memorial Day Events

The following are events planned for Memorial Day, Monday, May 30, 2016 by the Elgin Patriotic Memorial Association in cooperation with the city of Elgin. For further information, including possible weather related changes, visit www.elginmemorialday.org ...Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: June 23, 2014

Elgin's Special Events and Cultural Arts Office

Elgin is well known for our diverse variety of events year round via city sponsorships and partnerships with organizations in our community. Posters and Information for our seasonal events can be found online via press releases, event sites and the calen...Read on...