Monmouth City Cemetery Clean-Up Week Preparation

Spring clean-up will take place the week of April 3rd at the Monmouth Cemetery for City maintained lots. All decorations will be removed, and vases turned down to prepare for mowing season. Remove any items you wish to save prior to April 3rd.

Production of Steel Magnolias

Limited seating available for the 7:30 pm Saturday or 2 pm Sunday performances. For those who have tickets for the Friday, March 31 production, email [email protected] as soon as possible to let us know if you would like to exchange your tickets for one of those performances or if you would like to receive a […]

57th Annual Monmouth Kiwanis Club Pancake Day

All you can eat pancakes and sausage at the Monmouth American Legion. Tickets for adults are $7 and children 10 and under are $3. Fresh whole hog sausage also available for $4 per pound. Drive-thru service also available in the back of the Legion. Proceeds benefit many local missions supported by the Monmouth Kiwanis Club.

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Held at the Warren County Public Library, Second Floor. All sales are freewill donation. Book bags available for $10.

Doggie Easter Egg Hunt

Held at Connie Nott Dog Park, Inbinder Park in Galesburg. Cost is $5 per dog. Activities from 1 to 3 pm. Hunt will be held at 2 pm.

Warren-Henderson County Relay for Life Trivia Night

Held at Meks on Main in Monmouth. Doors open 5 pm. Trivia begins at 6 pm. Silent auction. 50/50 raffle. Cash bar. $100 per table of up to 10 people. Mulligan and Doublers available for an additional cost.

Galesburg Community Arts Center GALEX 56 Opening Reception

Join for the first GALEX opening reception since 2019! 100 pieces from 22 states will be on exhibit and competing for cash awards totaling $2,500. Claire Ashley, School of the Art Institute of Chicago will make Juror's Comments and award announcements at 6:30pm. Light hors d'oeuvres, cash bar. FREE and open to the public.

Knox County Right to Life Pancake Breakfast

Annual Knox County Right To Life Pancake Breakfast. It will be held on April 2nd (Palm Sunday) at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 1556 E Fremont St, Galesburg, 8:00 am – 1:00 pm. Suggested donation of $5 for adults, $2 for children under 12, family maximum of $15, given at the door.

Car Care at The Crossing Church in Monmouth

The Crossing will be inspecting, washing, and detailing cars for single parents, widows, foster parents, and military families free of charge. Register online at

Monmouth American Legion Soup Supper

Apr. 3 chili, ham and beans with cornbread, creamy potato, Sandwich: sloppy joes add 1 gluten free soup. All you can eat. Adults $9.00 children $3.00. Each meal comes with dessert, coffee or tea, and lots of Great friends to enjoy your meal with. 50/50 raffle drawing at 6:00 pm

Carl Sandburg College Career Expo

Save the date for Wednesday, April 5, 2023 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. in the Sandburg gym! Continue to check this page for updates on who will be attending. Interested in reserving a free table as an employer? Download the invite letter and registration form.

Karla Kares BINGO Night

Join for a night of BINGO at Meks on Main, 201 North Main Street in Monmouth. $3 pulled pork sandwiches, chips, and cake for Karla's birthday.

Swan and Point Pleasant Townships Clean-Up Day

Swan and Point Pleasant Townships will hold a Clean-Up day at the Larry Shepard's Lot in Swan Creek, Illinois. Someone will be on hand to pick up white goods, electronics, TV's, and used paints. Items not being collected include tires, chemicals, large construction materials, and batteries.

Faith Bible Easter Egg Hunt

The 20th Annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held at Faith Bible in Oquawka. There will be eggs to hunt, prizes to win, and a special story time when the empty egg is discovered.

Under the Sea Easter Story Walk

A sea themed literary event in cooperation with The Little Mermaid at the Warren County Public Library, 62 Public Square in Monmouth. Discover sweet treats in sea shells and learn about the ocean during your story walk. 10 am book reading for children ages 0-5. 10:35 am book reading for children ages 6-9. 11 am […]

Lakeside Nature Center FREE Nature Program

Discover the forest! Arbor Day is in April. Learn about what can be done to protect nature's giant oxygen giving friends that make up the forest. Geared towards families and children. Event is held at the Lakeside Nature Center in Galesburg.

Illinois Farm Bureau Nurse Practitioner Scholarships Now Available

Applications are now available for nurse practitioner scholarships through the Illinois Farm Bureau® Rural Nurse Practitioner Scholarship Program.  There will be 15 scholarships, worth $4,000 each, granted this year. Applications are due May 1st. More details here: