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Community Gardens
Campton Township Open Space 

As part of the Master Plan for Brown Road Meadows Open Space, located across from Anderson Park on Brown Road, Campton Township is moving forward with creating Community Gardens at Brown Road Meadows.  The garden tracts would be 30’ X 30’ OR 30’ X 60’ in size and adequate parking and water would be available.

There will be a small charge for participating in Community Gardens, similar to the City of St. Charles Community Gardens and the Prairie Green Community Gardens in Geneva.  The Campton Township Supervisor asks that approximately 10% of the produce farmed and raised be donated to the Northern Illinois Food Bank.  We will arrange pick up of donated produce from the community gardens.

Since this program is a new one, Campton Township is anxiously looking for your feedback or interest in participating in the Brown Road Prairie Community Garden project.  Please feel free to call the Township, at your earliest convenience, at 630-549-7947. They look forward to hearing from you!

Let's work together

Volunteer Opportunities

The Village of Campton Hills provides the opportunity to serve your community through volunteering. Positions are available on various Village committees.

Would you like to help? We have openings on:

  • Water Resources
    To provide guidance and input on matters related to water resources to the Village. To promote responsible, best practices, sustainable and effective use and protection of water resources.

  • Community Relations Committee
    To organize and promote local events, build on tradition and history by partnering with businesses, organizations, and individuals to foster community bonds.”

The Committee volunteers attend committee meetings as set by an annual calendar by the Village Board. 

We hope you are interested in volunteering. Please email President Blecker at Thanks for your interest, we're all in it together.

What's Happening

February 25 - Garfield Farm 32nd Annual Native Plants & Natural Area Management Seminar will be held from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm at Garfield Farm Museum, 3N016 Garfield Road Campton Hills, IL 60175. Cost: $55 (includes lunch) $25 half day
Advanced Reservations Required. Please Contact: Jerome Johnson (630) 584-8485  or E-Mail: or

February 25 - Does your child age 4-9 want to try Hockey? Visit Fox Valley Ice Arena and try it for free on February 25. The event will begin at 4:20pm. Register at

March 1 - Nesler Road will be closed to through traffic from South Street to Bowes Road to allow for the replacement of Fitchie Creek Bridge. The closure will take place on March 1 and is scheduled to continue until Sept. 10, 2017

March 2 - The Village of South Elgin will be constructing a replacement bridge on McDonald Road over Otter Creek. With this reconstruction project, McDonald Road will be closed March 2, 2017 - September 17, 2017. Please visit for weekly updates beginning March 9, 2017.

March 4 - Corron Farm Preservation Society will host a Meat Raffle and Chili Cook Off fundraiser from 1 to 5 pm at The Silver Spur Ranch, 45W445 Lees Road, Maple Park.  Proceeds will benefit the renovation of the historic dairy barn and other restoration projects and educational programs at Corron Farm. Cost for chili tasting is $5 and must be reserved in advance by calling Rhonda at (224) 629-0369. Cornbread, chips, and non-alcoholic beverage provided by Corron Farm Preservation Society. Full cash bar is available. For information online please click here to visit the website

March 5 - Learn how to grow antique apple trees at Garfield Farm Museum’s 30th annual Antique Apple Tree Grafting Seminar at 1:30pm. For $35, participants make 3 grafts of heirloom varieties to take home for planting this spring. Reservations are required by calling (630) 584-8485 or e-mail

March 9 - Come learn about smart IRA solutions at Mel’s Diner, 40w160 Campton Crossing Dr. Campton Hills, IL, from 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Hosted by: Lang P. Nguyen, Financial Advisor; Edward Jones Investments; RSVP: to Cathy Perrin at 630-587-0201 by March 06, 2017. Space may be limited. Reserve your spot today! Dinner will be served.

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Boards & Committees Meetings

Upcoming Village Meetings

Plan Commission - February 27, 2017 - 7:00pm

Village Board - March 7, 2017 
- 7:00pm

Economic Development - March 15, 2017 - 12:30pm

Village Board - March 21, 2017 - 7:00pm

Community Relations - March 22, 2017 - 7:00pm

Plan Commission - March 27, 2017 - 7:00pm

Water Resources - March 28, 2017 - 7:30pm

Visit the Village's website at 

for meeting details and cancellations.

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