Rock Falls turns 150 in 2017!
The Sesquicentennial Committee is now planning themed events for each day of the celebration.
Craft Show August 5th, 2017
Our craft show will be right in the midst of the events going on, so we are looking for crafters for our craft show on Saturday, August 5, 2017.
Time: 10 am to 5 pm (setup from 8 am to 10 am)
Please download the Event Flier and Application below.
The Sesquicentennial Parade will be held on Saturday August 5th at 10:30am.
For details, and to get a parade entry form, please visit the Rock Falls Chamber of Commerce here:
The City of Rock Falls Sesquicentennial Committee will be conducting meetings, which are open to anyone in the community or surrounding area that would like to take part in the planning of the 150th Birthday of the City of Rock Falls in 2017. Chairmen of various activities, as well as, volunteers galore will be needed. If you belong to a Church group, civic organization, youth group, etc. , come and see how you can become involved. The dates have been set, and the celebration will take place the week of July 29 – August 5, 2017.
The meetings will take place at Rock Falls City Hall, 603 West 10th Street in the Council Chambers beginning at 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday , March 14th, 2017
Tuesday April 11th, 2017
Tuesday May 9th, 2017
Tuesday June 13th, 2016
Sesquicentennial Meeting Agendas and Minutes