Effective 9/16/19: Garbage pickup changes to Mondays - September 11, 2019

Effective Monday, September 16, 2019, garbage pickup day for the Village of McLean is being chang... [more...]


Calendar of Events

No matter what the season, there is always something going on in the Village of McLean. Keeping our residents informed of scheduled events and local happenings is important. 

Know of an upcoming event that we need to add? Send us an email and we will be happy to add it for you.

Upcoming Events

Make a Paper Flower Craft

Begins: 9/28/2019 - 10:30 AM
Ends: 9/28/2019 - 11:30 AM

Make a Paper Flower Craft at the Mt. Hope–Funks Grove Library on September 28, 10:30 to 11:30 am.

Fall Townwide Garage Sales

Begins: 10/4/2019 - 8:00 AM
Ends: 10/5/2019 - 3:00 PM

McLean Fall Townwide Garage Sales will be held Friday, October 4 and Saturday, October 5 from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Contact Sherri Hester to be put on the map @ 309-261-5401 or email @ Participation fee of $10.00 will be donated to Relay for Life Team, Friends Fighting for a Cure and pay for advertising. Click here to download the flyer.

Halloween Sign & Wine at the Park District

Begins: 10/11/2019 - 7 PM
Ends: 10/11/2019 - 9 PM

Our Halloween Sign & Wine is going to be spooky, yet cute, and a lot of fun! Come on in and make a Halloween decoration for your home! (See the Facebook event page or Park District website for a photo.) ALSO...bring your kiddos to decorate a pumpkin....FOR FREE!! You will get all of the materials needed, instruction and assistance from Kari, snacks, and a ton of laughs! Call or email Stacey to get signed up today! 309-874-2382

Townwide Curbside Bulk Pickup

Begins: 10/12/2019 - 5:00 AM
Ends: 10/12/2019

The Village of McLean has contracted with AREA Disposal for a free townwide curbside bulk waste pickup on Saturday, October 12th. All waste must be placed on the curb by 5 AM that day. Please see the Garbage & Recycle Pickup page for guidelines on what items will and will not be accepted.

Halloween Craft (walk-in craft)

Begins: 10/15/2019 - 2:00 PM
Ends: 10/31/2019 - 7:00 PM

Make a Halloween Craft (walk-in craft) at the Mt. Hope–Funks Grove Library during regular library hours, October 15–31.

Halloween Party at the Park District

Begins: 10/26/2019 - 5:00 pm
Ends: 10/26/2019 - 7:30 pm

Come to the Park District for our annual Halloween party! We will have face painting, games, hayrack rides, balloon art, a cake walk, pictures by Meghann Kindred, and a meal! The meal consists of chili, hotdog, chips, dessert, and a drink. Everything is free! Don't forget to dress up in your costume for our costume contest! Categories are: prettiest, scariest, most original, funniest, youngest in a costume and oldest in a costume. Come have fun with us!! For more details see the Facebook event page.

Halloween Party and Trick-or-Treating at the Library

Begins: 10/31/2019 - 5 PM
Ends: 10/31/2019 - 7 PM

The Mt. Hope–Funks Grove Library will be holding its annual Halloween Party on Thursday, October 31st from 5 to 7 pm. This will provide children with a fun, safe, and friendly trick-or-treating experience. Games and candy will be available for all the little ghosts and goblins!

Countdown to Christmas Vendor Fair

Begins: 11/9/2019 - 7:00 AM
Ends: 11/9/2019 - 12:00 PM

Come to the Mt. Hope–Funks Grove Park District on Nov. 9th and have breakfast prepared and served by the Mt. Hope-Funks Grove Township Fire Protection District from 7am-10am! All proceeds go to the fire department! Stay and shop the vendor fair from 7am-noon! You can also call now and sign up for FREE FAMILY PICTURES by Meghann Kindred Photography taken during the vendor fair! Kari Leach will be offering a make and take Christmas card station! Come hear some Christmas music and visit with Santa! So much to do and fun to be had!

Check the Facebook event page or park district website for updates and more details.

Firehouse Breakfast Comeback

Begins: 11/9/2019 - 7:00 AM
Ends: 11/9/2019 - 10:00 AM

It has been over 10 years since we held our last breakfast. Over the last few years we have had numerous requests to do another one.
This time, instead of at the firehouse, we will be cooking breakfast at the Park District during their Countdown to Christmas Vendor Fair. So come out enjoy some good food and visit the vendors.
We will be providing biscuits and gravy, bacon, sausage, pancakes, and beverages. Some things will be the same as how we used to do it, and some stuff will be different, but for certain it will be a great time with family and friends.
We will provide updates on the Facebook event page as more details come out.

Thanksgiving Craft (walk-in craft)

Begins: 11/15/2019 - 2 PM
Ends: 11/27/2019 - 7 PM

Make a Thanksgiving Craft (walk-in craft) at the Mt. Hope–Funks Grove Library during regular library hours, November 15-27.

Gingerbread Decorating Contest

Begins: 12/3/2019 - 2 PM
Ends: 12/14/2019 - 12 PM

Make a gingerbread creation during the Gingerbreat Decorating Contest at the Mt. Hope–Funks Grove Library during regular library hours, December 3-14.

Weekly Walk-in Christmas Crafts

Begins: 12/3/2019 - 2 PM
Ends: 12/21/2019 - 12 PM

Make a Christmas Craft (weekly walk-in craft) at the Mt. Hope–Funks Grove Library during regular library hours, December 3–21.