The Westmont Special Events Corporation is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to coordinating and assisting with community events.  The WSEC is a volunteer-driven organization that is always looking for people to get involved and help with supporting the community.  For more information, contact us at wsec@westmonevents.com or 630-829-9378.

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Oct
6
Fri
2017
SANTA’S MAILBOX
Oct 6 @ 5:29 pm – Dec 4 @ 5:00 pm

Mail your letter to Santa using our very special North Pole mailbox located in the lobby of the Community Center.  Address your letter to Santa & Mrs. Clause at 1 N. Candy Lane, The North Pole and the elves will make sure to get your letter to Santa.  Be sure to drop your letter off by December 4 so Santa has plenty of time to reply during his busiest time of the year.  Don’t forget to include your address so Santa can write back!

Nov
7
Tue
2017
HOLLY DAYS GIVING TREE @ Westmont Community Centre
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am – Dec 6 @ 5:00 pm

All Ages

In the spirit of giving, the Holly Days Committee will create a Giving Tree at the Community Center for local families who need some extra help this season.  Each star on the tree will represent a Westmont neighbor who could use your help. Please stop in, select a star, purchase a gift and know that you’ve helped make a neighbor’s holiday brighter.  Stars will be available beginning November 7. Gifts should be returned to the Community Center no later than December 6.  Gifts will be picked up by the families on Wednesday, December 12 at the Westmont Centre, 1 S. Cass Avenue.

Nov
17
Fri
2017
LIBRARY EVENT – Friday Film Series: Ghostbusters @ Westmont Public Library - Kwasek Meeting Room - Second Floor
Nov 17 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Event Details
Join us as we celebrate a variety of film genres this fall.

November: Comedies
11/3 Dr. Strangelove
11/10 Annie Hall
11/17 Ghostbusters
11/24 Ed Wood (Rated R)

Nov
18
Sat
2017
Electronic Recycling Program @ Highway Department Facility
Nov 18 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Downers Grove Township Electronics Recycling Program 8 a.m to Noon at their Highway Department Facility at 318 E. Quincy Street in Westmont. The program will be held on the third Saturday of each month, unless that date falls on a holiday. There are a few program changes including a charge for TVs. AVA Recycling will be the new recycling vendor. For more info go to AVArecycling.com or call 847-397-2900

LIBRARY EVENT – ARTIC ANIMAL DOUGH ORNAMENTS @ Westmont Public Library - Kwasek Meeting Room - Second Floor
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

All Ages

Take part in Westmont Holly Days by decorating an arctic animal ornament made of salt dough. The ornaments will be displayed on the library’s tree in Veteran’s Memorial Park. No registration required. While supplies last.

Nov
19
Sun
2017
HOLLY DAYS FOOD DRIVE @ Veterans Memorial Park
Nov 19 @ 12:00 pm – Dec 18 @ 2:00 pm

Beginning Sunday, November 19, at 12:00 noon, the Holly Days Committee will be collecting non-perishable items to donate to the local food pantries. Please bring your donations to Veterans Memorial Park – 55 E Richmond St, Westmont, IL 60559, located behind the Community Center, on November 19 and to the following locations around town through December 18:  Westmont Public Library – 428 N Cass Ave, Westmont IL 60559, Westmont Police Dept. – 500 N Cass Ave, Westmont, IL 60559 , Westmont Fire Department – 6015 Cass Ave, Westmont, IL 60559, Westmont Centre – One S Cass Ave, Westmont IL 60559 and the Westmont Community Center – 75 E Richmond St, Westmont, IL 60559

Nov
24
Fri
2017
LIBRARY EVENT – Friday Film Series: Ed Wood @ Westmont Public Library - Kwasek Meeting Room - Second Floor
Nov 24 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Event Details
Join us as we celebrate a variety of film genres this fall.

November: Comedies
11/3 Dr. Strangelove
11/10 Annie Hall
11/17 Ghostbusters
11/24 Ed Wood (Rated R)

Nov
25
Sat
2017
ROTARY CLUB HOLLY DAYS 5K
Nov 25 @ 9:00 am

Westmont Rotary has donated over $45,000 in scholarships to local high school seniors in just the last 10 years and by participating in this run, you can help them donate even more!  Join family and friends for the Rotary Club Holly Days 5k through the streets of Westmont on Saturday, November 25.  The race begins at 9:00am on Burlington Avenue in downtown Westmont. Participants may pre-register for this event; forms will be available at the Westmont Community Center or online at www.westmontrotaryclub.org.  Pre-registration will be accepted until November 19. Race day registration fees are $10 more than those listed below.
Race day registration takes place from 8:00-8:45am at the Westmont Center, 1 S. Cass Avenue.
The first two hundred registered runners will receive a Rotary Club 5k t-shirt!  Awards and refreshments will be given out at the completion of the race. All fitness levels are welcome to participate.

HOLLY DAYS OPENING CEREMONY @ Downtown Westmont
Nov 25 @ 5:00 pm

All Ages

Start your day in downtown Westmont as we provide many characters and activities for everybody.  Santa’s reindeer and the elves will land on The Westmont Centre at 3:45PM and be available for pictures until 6:45PM.  The Westmont High School Madrigals will be singing their favorite holiday songs in the Westmont Centre lobby from 5:30-6:00PM.  The Frosty & Friends Parade will begin at 5:00PM and march down Cass Avenue from Chicago Avenue to Richmond Street.  The parade will conclude with Santa’s arrival and the lighting of the Village of Westmont tree!  Children of all ages can join Santa in the Westmont Centre afterwards for treats and a visit.  Bring your family, friends and neighbors to help ring in the holiday season at the one and only Holly days!

Dec
2
Sat
2017
POLAR EXPRESS STORY TIME TRAIN – SOLD OUT @ Westmont Centre
Dec 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

December 2 – 11:00 to 12:30PM – $18/$29, 3:00 to 4:30PM – $18/$29

Westmont Centre – One S Cass Ave, Westmont IL 60559

All Ages

All aboard the Polar Express! This is your chance to capture some of the magic of Chris Van Allsburg’s beloved holiday story. Before boarding the Polar Express, we will read the story at the Westmont Centre, 1 S. Cass Ave. We will then board the train at the Westmont Train Station and head to the North Pole (Aurora depot). While at The North Pole, you will have a chance to speak with Santa and his elves, enjoy some additional entertainment and some refreshments.  Please note:  there is no alcohol permitted on this trip. Advanced tickets are required and each family is limited to 10 tickets.  Registration deadline is December 1 or when the maximum is reached.

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Westmont Special Events Board

The Westmont Special Events Corporation is led by an all volunteer Board of Directors. The Board of Directors is responsible determining the direction of and leading the coordination of all WSEC events. These volunteers work to benefit the entire community of Westmont and have the thanks of the Village of Westmont for their work.

Board of Directors

Sam Alonzo, President

Bob Reid, Vice President

Amy Quattrone, Vice President

Stephen Golembiewski, Treasurer

Linda Liddle, Secretary

Al Carson, Director

Larry McIntyre, Director

Dave Gullotto, Director

Jon Kostal, Director

Kelly Smith, Director

Joanne Farley, Director

Greg Notbusch, Director

Kristina Kaniauskaite, WSEC Office Manager

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