News

11/16/2016

2016 Christmas Walk and Festival of Trees!

Community Trees on the Tower Green are a key feature of our #FestivalOfTrees celebration. Reserve your organization’s tree at by Fridat, November 18th. Community decorating party Friday, December 2nd from 6-8pm!  Kids’ Passports & Prizes:  Pick up passports at a participating location, then visit businesses and organizations on December 3rd from 2-4:30 pm for stamps. Each completed passport (5 stamps), earns one entry for a prize drawing. The more stops you make during the Walk, the better your chances of winning! Return completed passports by 5:00pm on December 3rd  to the collections box located in the WSBC tent, Tower Green.

9/6/2016

Fall Festival 2016

Thank you to everyone who attended the Fall Festival this year!  The event was a huge sucess and we can't wait to make it even bigger next year.  Thank you to all who volunteered their time for this event.  We couldn't have done it without you.  Click Here to view some photos from the event!

8/5/2016

2016 Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to the 2016 Western Springs Business Association Scholarship winners Emily Pender and Haley Christian!

Upcoming WSBA Events

12/2/2016

NEW!  Western Springs Ornaments: Purchase special Western Springs ornaments designed by Western Springs residents.  With designs created by

Community Trees on the Tower Green are a key feature of our #FestivalOfTrees celebration. Reserve your organization’s tree at westernspringsbusiness.com by November 18th. Community decorating party Friday, December 2nd!

Kids’ Passports & Prizes:  Pick up passports at a participating location, then visit businesses and organizations on December 3rd from 2-4:30 pm for stamps. Each completed passport (5 stamps), earns one entry for a prize drawing. The more stops you make during the Walk, the better your chances of winning! Return completed passports by 5:00pm on December 3rd  to the collections box located in the WSBC tent, Tower Green.

Prize Drawing at 5:00 on the Tower Green Steps!!

Friday 6-8 pm

  • ·         Visit Santa and Mrs. Claus at BB’s Baby Donuts
  • ·         Decorate and view Community Christmas Trees
  • ·         Warm yourself at the Boy Scout Troop 12 fire pit
  • ·         Catch the holiday spirit from strolling carolers
  • ·         Enjoy hot chocolate & cookies

Saturday 2-5 pm

  • ·         Ride in a horse-drawn wagon around the Tower Green, sponsored by the Community Bank of Western Springs
  • ·         Participate in activities inside the Water Tower by the Western Springs Historical Society
  • ·         Kids! Visit businesses and organizations for passport stamps & enter the prize drawing!
  • ·         Look for open houses and special events throughout downtown
  • ·         Don’t forget to visit Santa and Mrs. Claus at Heartland Bank 

Festival Conclusion:

SANTA ARRIVES VIA FIRE ENGINE!!

Village Green, 5 pm; lighting of the official Village Christmas Tree

 

Remember to shop local!

  

 

12/3/2016

  • Visit the Library and meet Clifford the Big Red Dog. Photo opportunities, activities, and snacks will be sponsored by the Library Foundation and the Western Springs Friends of the Library. From 2:30-2:45, there will be a special storytime with Clifford.
  • Ride in a horse-drawn wagon around the Tower Green, sponsored by the Community Bank of Western Springs
  • Participate in activities inside the Water Tower by the Western Springs Historical Society
  • Kids! Visit businesses and organizations for passport stamps & enter the prize drawing!
  • Look for open houses and special events throughout downtown
  • Don’t forget to visit Santa and Mrs. Claus at Heartland Bank
  • Festival Conclusion:

    SANTA ARRIVES VIA FIRE ENGINE!!

    Village Green, 5 pm; lighting of the official Village Christmas Tree