Skip to main content

Oswego Election 2015: Lauri Doyle, Candidate for School District 308 Board

Mar 17, 2015 07:08PM, Published by Steven Jack, Categories: Education, News




Name: Lauri Doyle

Website: www.ldoylefor308.wordpress.com

Employment: Stay at home parent

Family: My husband Jim and my daughter Morgan

Education: B.A. Biology, M.S. Accountancy

Previously elected office: Treasurer East View PTO and Long Beach HAS, Inc.

Relevant community service: Girl Scout leader; CUSD 308 with Home and School associations, Parent Communication Council, Boundary Committee, Finance and Operations Advisory Committee, Strategic Planning Task Force, classroom volunteer; Illinois Special Olympics

What makes you qualified to serve on the School District 308 School Board?

I have extensive background volunteering at all levels of the 308 organization. I have an M.S. in Accountancy and currently working toward a C.P.A. license. I have a research oriented background, and a strong desire to help children succeed.

What do you believe is the role of a School Board member?

Governance. The role of the school board is to set the goals and expectations for our district and to handle the work of governing a public organization.

What should be the No. 1 priority for the next school board?

Restore trust with the community.

What are your plans to help repair broken relationships between the district and parent groups, including BPAC and Special Education?

Listen.

Recognize our parent groups as valued members of the district and set the expectation that our administration do the same.

Encourage parent participation as stated in SD 308 Policy 8:95.

Plan for transitions thoughtfully and with the children’s best interests in mind.

Base educational decisions on merit using best practices in the field of education.

Be willing to acknowledge that they might understand their specific topic in a more complete way than I can.

Listen some more.

In the face of dwindling state education dollars, what can and should be done to ease the District 308 property tax burden for local homeowners?

We need to make every effort to reduce our level of debt. Most of our property tax allotted to the district goes toward paying this debt. Bond restructure can also help reduce tax payments. Adding more commercial and industrial tax base will also help reduce the residential property tax bill.

Many teachers and administrators have left the district in recent years. What should be done to improve employee retention in the district?

Our teachers and administrators need to be free to do their jobs in the best way possible. We need to do a better job of allowing teachers to teach while providing them with all of the support we can possibly offer. We need to offer competitive salaries and opportunities for career growth in our district. We need to change the culture of our district to be one that encourages teachers and administrators to speak freely and openly with all levels of administration and the school board.

Should every elementary school in the district be home to all-day kindergarten classes? 

Yes, I think it is important for kids to have the continuity of one elementary school throughout their early years.

Is there any place in the district for a two-way language immersion program, now or in the future?

Absolutely! Two-way language immersion is the best way to bridge the educational gap between non-English speaking students and their peers. It has the added advantage of offering native English speakers the ability to become bilingual, which is a skill that is quite valuable in the workforce.

What level of participation should the community have in drawing new school boundary lines?

I think that parent involvement is crucial in boundary line discussions. Parents are the ones who make the drives to school and know the length of bus routes. Parents are the ones who will have to work with their children to absorb the changes a new boundary brings. Community input is vital in this type of community-changing decision.

How would you rate the job performance of the current district administration? Please explain.

I believe our current administration is far below standards when the standards include providing the best education possible for each child. Our administration is overachieving when the standard is diligence with paperwork. Our administration is failing at earning the trust and respect of the families in our district.

The achievement gap between students with IEPs and non IEP students continues to widen in the district. In your opinion, why is this happening? What should the district do to close that gap.

The gap is widening because our district is not focusing the appropriate amount of resources toward students with IEPs. There is an inadequate amount of staff and support services available to a growing number of students. This often results in IEPs not being met. In addition, the IEP process often focuses on bringing the student to a minimally acceptable level of achievement rather than focusing on helping the child reach their full potential. At the administration level there is a disconnect between administration, staff, and families. 

To close this gap, the district should place the appropriate amount of staff and resources in the locations needed to best serve the children. They should also widen the scope of teacher development to better educate general education teachers in the special needs of children with IEPs. The district should provide clear transition plans to parents in a timely manner. We need to stop moving special education programs around. 

Students who have IEPs are less likely than their peers to handle transition without it affecting their achievement, and should not be forced to change their school and staff so often.  

RELATED CONTENT

Letter Doyle Has Energy Passion to Improve the Community - Mar 16 2015 0440PM

Letter: Doyle Has Energy, Passion to Improve the Community

Send your letter to the editor to onlyoswego@gmail.com Read More » 

 


Like what you're reading? Subscribe to Only Oswego's free newsletter to catch every headline



  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    03/25/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • 2017 Huntley Brown Annual Spring Concert

    03/25/2017
    06:00PM — 08:30PM

    International Pianist Huntley Brown and his 30-piece Orchestra perform live with Covenant Christi...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    03/27/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • School’s Out Day Camp – Snack Science

    03/27/2017
    09:00AM — 03:00PM

    Campers will use household objects and ingredients to conduct edible experiments! For children in...


  • Pivot Points

    03/27/2017
    09:30AM — 10:30AM

    A pivot can refer to many things - traditionally, the point of rotation in a lever system, the c...


  • There are a handful of “cluster” immigrant communities throughout the United States that blossome...


  • Matter of Balance

    03/27/2017
    01:00PM — 03:00PM

    Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A Matter of Ba...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    03/29/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • HISTORY AND HERITAGE (NEW!)

    03/29/2017
    10:15AM — 11:30AM

    Join Mike Adolph, a retired History teacher, for this 8-week history series. This series will exa...


  • Downsizing 101

    03/29/2017
    12:00PM — 02:00PM

    March 29: 12 – 2pm Learn tips on downsizing from: • How to Organize: What to keep, what t...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    03/29/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    03/30/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • DISCOVER SCOTLAND

    03/30/2017
    09:00AM

    The Oswego Senior Center is sponsoring a trip to Scotland April 17-26, 2017. Cost is $3,649 per p...


  • Matter of Balance

    03/30/2017
    01:00PM — 03:00PM

    Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A Matter of Ba...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    03/30/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    03/31/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Sign Language Class

    03/31/2017
    09:00AM — 10:00AM

    Do you have trouble hearing? Always saying, “What did you say?” Get support and learn a new way...


  • Broadway musical meets sci-fi horror in this dark musical comedy. What happens when Seymour Krelb...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    03/26/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    03/27/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • School’s Out Day Camp – Snack Science

    03/27/2017
    09:00AM — 03:00PM

    Campers will use household objects and ingredients to conduct edible experiments! For children in...


  • Pivot Points

    03/27/2017
    09:30AM — 10:30AM

    A pivot can refer to many things - traditionally, the point of rotation in a lever system, the c...


  • There are a handful of “cluster” immigrant communities throughout the United States that blossome...


  • Matter of Balance

    03/27/2017
    01:00PM — 03:00PM

    Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A Matter of Ba...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    03/28/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Medicare Discussions

    03/28/2017
    10:00AM — 11:00AM

    Tuesday, March 28, 10:00 am This month we will focus on Medicare Basics. Learn about the dif...


  • Computer Classes for Seniors

    03/28/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    COMPUTER CLASSES FOR SENIORS The Oswego Senior Center provides free computer and mobile device t...


  • Arm Chair Travels

    03/28/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    Join us at the Oswego Senior Center as we explore Chicago and the suburbs through WTTW’s Geoffrey...


  • Fox Valley Writer's Group

    03/28/2017
    07:00PM — 08:30PM

    The Fox Valley Writers group is dedicated to the idea of helping writers of all skill levels conn...


  • A groundbreaking World War II narrative wrapped in a riveting detective story, "The Devil’s Diary...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    03/29/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • HISTORY AND HERITAGE (NEW!)

    03/29/2017
    10:15AM — 11:30AM

    Join Mike Adolph, a retired History teacher, for this 8-week history series. This series will exa...


  • Downsizing 101

    03/29/2017
    12:00PM — 02:00PM

    March 29: 12 – 2pm Learn tips on downsizing from: • How to Organize: What to keep, what t...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    03/29/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    03/30/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • DISCOVER SCOTLAND

    03/30/2017
    09:00AM

    The Oswego Senior Center is sponsoring a trip to Scotland April 17-26, 2017. Cost is $3,649 per p...


  • Matter of Balance

    03/30/2017
    01:00PM — 03:00PM

    Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A Matter of Ba...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    03/30/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    03/31/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Sign Language Class

    03/31/2017
    09:00AM — 10:00AM

    Do you have trouble hearing? Always saying, “What did you say?” Get support and learn a new way...


  • Broadway musical meets sci-fi horror in this dark musical comedy. What happens when Seymour Krelb...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/01/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Community Gardens at Prairie Green Opening Day

    04/01/2017
    07:00AM — 07:00PM

    The Community Gardens at Prairie Green open today! Have you reserved your plot? Located at the in...


  • Shine Bright Special Needs Prom

    04/01/2017
    06:00PM — 09:00PM

    Come enjoy the third year of the Oswego area Special Needs prom brought to Oswego by Big Life Com...


  • Broadway musical meets sci-fi horror in this dark musical comedy. What happens when Seymour Krelb...


  • DakhaBrakha

    04/01/2017
    08:00PM — 10:00PM

    Rolling Stone’s “45 Best Things We Saw at Bonnaroo 2014” – Ukrainian folkdrone Bjorkpunk quartet ...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    04/02/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/03/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Matter of Balance

    04/03/2017
    01:00PM — 03:00PM

    Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A Matter of Ba...


  • Pivot Points

    04/03/2017
    04:30PM — 05:30PM

    A pivot can refer to many things - traditionally, the point of rotation in a lever system, the c...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/04/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • CULINARY EXPO

    04/04/2017
    11:00AM — 01:00PM

    Join us at the Oswego Senior Center, 156 E. Washington Street, to explore the foods of the world ...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/05/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Wednesday Walking Club

    04/05/2017
    08:00AM — 09:00AM

    Wednesdays, April 5–October 25, 8–9 AM Free drop-in program for all ages Get fit the old-fashio...


  • Wednesday Walking Club

    04/05/2017
    08:00AM — 09:00AM

    Wednesdays, April 5–October 25, 8–9 AM Free drop-in program for all ages Get fit the old-fashio...


  • HISTORY AND HERITAGE (NEW!)

    04/05/2017
    10:15AM — 11:30AM

    Join Mike Adolph, a retired History teacher, for this 8-week history series. This series will exa...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    04/05/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Jumpstart

    04/05/2017
    03:00PM — 05:00PM

    Know what you want and where you're going? Just need a little help in getting there? JUMPSTART ...


  • Are you interested in finding out more about the Batavia Mothers' Club? Please join us for our Ap...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/06/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Weed Ladies Spring & Summer Sale

    04/06/2017
    10:00AM — 04:00PM

    Thursday-Sunday, April 6-9, 10 AM - 4 PM Held in the Daniels House at Naper Settlement: The sp...


  • Matter of Balance

    04/06/2017
    01:00PM — 03:00PM

    Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A Matter of Ba...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    04/06/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • The Holmstad Helping Hearts

    04/06/2017
    01:30PM — 02:30PM

    The Holmstad Helping Hearts, a free support group for caregivers of loved ones with dementia, is ...


  • Transfer & Adult Spring Event

    04/06/2017
    04:30PM — 06:00PM

    Complete your bachelor's degree at Aurora University. »Explore traditional undergraduate and a...


  • At Oswego Portillo’s on Thursday, April 6. Portillo’s will donate 20% of the proceeds from sales ...


  • A cooperative program between the Town and Country Library and the Kane County Genealogical Society.


  • Broadway musical meets sci-fi horror in this dark musical comedy. What happens when Seymour Krelb...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/07/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Sign Language Class

    04/07/2017
    09:00AM — 10:00AM

    Do you have trouble hearing? Always saying, “What did you say?” Get support and learn a new way...


  • Weed Ladies Spring & Summer Sale

    04/07/2017
    10:00AM — 04:00PM

    Thursday-Sunday, April 6-9, 10 AM - 4 PM Held in the Daniels House at Naper Settlement: The sp...


  • Egg-Mazing Race & Night Egg Hunt

    04/07/2017
    05:30PM — 07:30PM

    Join us for the Egg-mazing Race and Night Egg Hunt for teens ages 10-16 at Wheeler Park! Start...


  • Broadway musical meets sci-fi horror in this dark musical comedy. What happens when Seymour Krelb...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/08/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Prepare for a career in growing industries with a degree from Aurora University. Adult Degree ...


  • Weed Ladies Spring & Summer Sale

    04/08/2017
    10:00AM — 04:00PM

    Thursday-Sunday, April 6-9, 10 AM - 4 PM Held in the Daniels House at Naper Settlement: The sp...


  • Broadway musical meets sci-fi horror in this dark musical comedy. What happens when Seymour Krelb...


  • Weed Ladies Spring & Summer Sale

    04/09/2017
    10:00AM — 04:00PM

    Thursday-Sunday, April 6-9, 10 AM - 4 PM Held in the Daniels House at Naper Settlement: The sp...


  • Easter Egg Hunt

    04/09/2017
    10:00AM — 02:00PM

    Date: Sunday, April 9, 2017 Time: 10:00am - Doors open for Special Needs families ...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    04/09/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Location: Century Memorial Chapel Author Rochelle Pennington traveled to the countries of Engl...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/10/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Pivot Points

    04/10/2017
    09:30AM — 10:30AM

    A pivot can refer to many things - traditionally, the point of rotation in a lever system, the c...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/11/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Kiwanis Club of Batavia Presents Guest Speaker

    04/11/2017
    12:00PM — 01:00PM

    Join the Kiwanis Club of Batavia during their lunch meeting on Tuesday April 11th while they hear...


  • Family Talk

    04/11/2017
    07:00PM — 09:30PM

    Discover tips and tricks for conducting Scottish Research.


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/12/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Wednesday Walking Club

    04/12/2017
    08:00AM — 09:00AM

    Wednesdays, April 5–October 25, 8–9 AM Free drop-in program for all ages Get fit the old-fashio...


  • Wednesday Walking Club

    04/12/2017
    08:00AM — 09:00AM

    Wednesdays, April 5–October 25, 8–9 AM Free drop-in program for all ages Get fit the old-fashio...


  • ADAPTIVE LIVING FAIR

    04/12/2017
    09:00AM — 02:00PM

    Wednesday, April 12: 9am – 2pm Local area vendors of adaptive equipment and durable medical ...


  • HISTORY AND HERITAGE (NEW!)

    04/12/2017
    10:15AM — 11:30AM

    Join Mike Adolph, a retired History teacher, for this 8-week history series. This series will exa...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    04/12/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/13/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    04/13/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/14/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Sign Language Class

    04/14/2017
    09:00AM — 10:00AM

    Do you have trouble hearing? Always saying, “What did you say?” Get support and learn a new way...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/15/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Oswego East Food Truck Feast

    04/15/2017
    10:00AM — 02:00PM

    Hey food truck fans! The Oswego East Food Truck Feast is returning to OEHS this spring! Featuring...


  • On April 15, at 7:30pm, Geneva again welcomes Tom Neilson, popular folk musician who performs pol...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    04/16/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/17/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Pivot Points

    04/17/2017
    04:30PM — 05:30PM

    A pivot can refer to many things - traditionally, the point of rotation in a lever system, the c...


  • Church of the Good Shepherd Oswego will be beginning their next session of Adult Christian Educat...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/18/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/19/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Wednesday Walking Club

    04/19/2017
    08:00AM — 09:00AM

    Wednesdays, April 5–October 25, 8–9 AM Free drop-in program for all ages Get fit the old-fashio...


  • Wednesday Walking Club

    04/19/2017
    08:00AM — 09:00AM

    Wednesdays, April 5–October 25, 8–9 AM Free drop-in program for all ages Get fit the old-fashio...


  • HISTORY AND HERITAGE (NEW!)

    04/19/2017
    10:15AM — 11:30AM

    Join Mike Adolph, a retired History teacher, for this 8-week history series. This series will exa...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    04/19/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Kiwanis Club Meeting

    04/19/2017
    06:30PM — 07:30PM

    Every third Wednesday, the Kiwanis Club meets for a casual dinner at Pal Joey's Restaurant on Riv...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/20/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • The Holmstad retirement community and CovenantCare at Home will offer free health screenings to s...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    04/20/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Elderday Center Caregiver Support Group Meeting

    04/20/2017
    01:30PM — 03:00PM

    Elderday Center offers a monthly caregiver support group, facilitated by Mollie Blum, MSW, Direct...


  • Kiwanis of Batavia 30th Annual Spaghetti Dinner

    04/20/2017
    04:30PM — 08:00PM

    Join the Kiwanis Club of Batavia for their Annual Spaghetti Dinner. In 2017 we are celebrating ou...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/21/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Project Greenway Recycled Fashion Show

    04/21/2017
    07:00PM — 08:00PM

    Designers Aspiring artists and designers are encouraged to try their hand at recycled fashion. G...


  • The human race, like all macrobiological life, evolved in a sea of microbes. There was no way to ...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/22/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Freshman Spring Open House

    04/22/2017
    09:00AM — 12:00PM

    Learn more about freshman admission, academics and campus life. Schedule 8:30 a.m. Check-in a...


  • Earth Day Celebration

    04/22/2017
    11:00AM — 03:00PM

    The Natural Resources Committee of Geneva and the Geneva Park District invite you to an Earth Day...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    04/23/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Gliddon Local and Family History Series

    04/23/2017
    02:00PM — 04:30AM

    Since the American Revolution, America has produced a wealth of notable protest songwriters whose...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/24/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Pivot Points

    04/24/2017
    09:30AM — 10:30AM

    A pivot can refer to many things - traditionally, the point of rotation in a lever system, the c...


  • Church of the Good Shepherd Oswego will be beginning their next session of Adult Christian Educat...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/25/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • $45 Spring Cleanups

    04/26/2017
    12:00AM

    We Scoop Dog Poop! Now offering Spring Cleanups starting at just $45! Sign up for our Weekly or B...


  • Wednesday Walking Club

    04/26/2017
    08:00AM — 09:00AM

    Wednesdays, April 5–October 25, 8–9 AM Free drop-in program for all ages Get fit the old-fashio...


  • Wednesday Walking Club

    04/26/2017
    08:00AM — 09:00AM

    Wednesdays, April 5–October 25, 8–9 AM Free drop-in program for all ages Get fit the old-fashio...


  • HISTORY AND HERITAGE (NEW!)

    04/26/2017
    10:15AM — 11:30AM

    Join Mike Adolph, a retired History teacher, for this 8-week history series. This series will exa...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    04/26/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...