Letters to Santa
“Letters to Santa” has come to Kirkland! Have your child write a letter to Santa and receive a signed letter back! Just drop their letter off at the mailbox located in the front of Village Hall, don’t forget to include your return address, and we will make sure it gets to Santa!
Easter Egg Hunt
The Kirkland Lions Club will hold it’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt
on Saturday, April 19th at 1 pm at the football field behind the Hiawatha High School, weather permitting. In case of bad weather, the event will be moved to the HS gym.
4th of July Festival
Fireworks every year at 9:30pm
*Biggest in Northern Illinois*
Food & Entertainment
Disc Golf Tournament
September 9, 2012
Click here for flyer
Trick or Treat Hours
4pm – 8pm October 31st
Lions Club Halloween Party
Halloween Fun at the High School
Friday, October 25, 2013 from 5-7pm
Costume Contest and Candy Hunt
Chamber of Commerce Christmas in Kirkland
The Greater Area Kirkland Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Christmas in Kirkland on December 14th, 2013, at the Alpine Bank from 9:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. Santa will arrive at 9:00 A.M. by horse drawn wagon and will be at the Bank to visit with children of all ages. Please feel free to take pictures of your child with Santa Claus. The horse drawn wagon will be available for free rides during the celebration. The Hiawatha Schools Band and Chorus will provide holiday music at the bank. Elementary children in the Hiawatha Schools will be participating in an Art and Essay contest from grades K-8. $25.00 prizes will be given for a winner at each grade level. Student art and essay prizes, and home lighting contest prizes will be awarded at the Alpine Bank @ 10 AM. All are welcome; please join us for a fun time. Holiday refreshments will be served.
The Kirkland United Methodist Church will be serving its Annual Holiday Breakfast from 7 AM to 10 AM. PLEASE BRING PAPER PRODUCTS FOR A DONATION TO THE KIRKLAND FOOD PANTRY!!!!! Prices for adults will be $6.00, children $3.00, and children under four will be free.
If you would like to have your home entered in the HOLIDAY LIGHTS CONTEST, forms will be available at the Alpine Bank and Village Hall starting Nov. 18th thru Dec. 6th. Only registered homes will be judged in the lights contest. Judging of the home lighting contest will begin on Dec. 7th.