September 2015
FREE Blood Pressure Screens
8:45 AM - 9:15 AM

Stop by the Y and get your numbers checked! A healthcare professional from Peterson Health Care will be on site to help you know your numbers.

For more information:
Rachel Shrum
(309) 853-4431
Friday Movie
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Come to the Kewanee Public Library's Friday Afternoon Movie to see the Disney Classic "Gus" in the Community Room.  Free popcorn is provided by Wanee Theater.

For more information:
Ann Turnbull
(309) 852-4505
Orion Fall Festival
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

The 43rd. Orion Fall Festival opens at 5 p. m. Sep. 4 in Orion's historic Central Park and runs through 6 p. m. Sep. 6.  Weekend activities include carnival rides, a food tent, arts and crafts, street dances, an ice cream social, root beer float party, car show, pork chop dinner, free entertainment, soap box derby, community band performance and events for kids.

For more information:
Festival Committee
(309) 526-8320
2015 Bradford Labor Day Weekend Celebration
6:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Friday Sept 4th
* 6pm-8pm - "Home" Movie - Sponsored by the Bradford Public Library - for all ages- popcorn and drinks furnished by the Betas - @ Baptist Church Fellowship Hall
* 8:30pm- 12:30am "Float Trip" Band - Sponsored by My Place - on Main Street 

Saturday Sept. 5th
* Noon- 4pm - "Paintin' the Park" with DJ - Sponsored by the Betas- @ Elsie Hodges Park
* Noon - 5pm - Bouncy House - on Main Street 
* 11am - 5pm - Grandma Rosie's Ice Cream/Snow Cones/Cotton Candy/Lemon Shake Ups/Sandwiches Vendor - in Main Street Parking Lot
* 12:30pm Registration; 1pm Bags Tournament begins - on Main Street 
* 2pm-5pm - Wild Style Face Painting - on Main Street 
* 8pm-11pm - Street Dance with DJ - all ages invited - ( chaperone recommended for under 13 yrs of age ) - on Main Street 

Sunday Sept. 6th
* 8am- 11am - Bradford Fire Department Pancake Breakfast - @ Fire Station 
* 8am- 4pm - 9th Annual Car Show - on Main Street 
* 10am-4pm - Bill Bauer Benefit Committee Drinks/Sandwiches Stand - in Fuertges Park
* 9am-4pm - Grandma Rosie's Ice Cream/Snow Cones/Cotton Candy/Lemon Shake Ups/Sandwiches Vendor - in Main Street Parking Lot
* 3pm - Little Miss Bradford - @ Grade School Building 
* 3pm-7pm - Individual/Group Sing - Organized by Caitlin Scott - on Main Street 
* 7:30pm-11:30pm - " The NikBeats" Band - Sponsored by My Place - on Main Street 

Monday Sept. 7th
* 9am-3pm - Boyd's Grove Church Desserts - in Village Hall Building 
* 9am-2pm - Bradford Rescue Squad Sandwich Stand - @ Rescue Squad Building 
* 9am-3pm - Grandma Rosie's Ice Cream/Snow Cones/Cotton Candy/Lemon Shake Ups/Sandwiches Vendor - in Main Street Parking Lot
* 10am Registration @ Village Hall; 11am begin- Doggy Parade - on Main Street - Trophies given for Best Costume, Owner Look-A-Like, and First Lady's Choice
* 10:30am-1:30pm - Photo Booth - $2/ Strip - Sponsored by the Village of Bradford 
* 11am - Labor Day Parade - Theme: America's Heroes - on Main Street 
** Following Parade - Kiddie Tractor Pull, Frog Jumping Contest, Bradford Fire Department Water Fights for Kids - all on Main Street

For more information:
Village of Bradford
(309) 897-2071