Below is a list of events taking place within our community, as well as other general information which may be helpful to you. Please note that the events are sponsored by other not-for-profit organizations and not by the Village.
If your are interested in having your event or information published on this page, please contact the Manager's Office at (630) 372-4210.
To view a list of Village sponsored events, click here.
Resource for Assistance
Affordable Care Act Explained
Resources for Assistance
Are you struggling and need assistance with things such as food, medical care, housing, etc., if so, click here to view the "If I Need..." flyer, which contains valuable resources of who you can turn to for help with these such things and more.
Community Forum - From Prescriptions to the Streets: Heroin in Our Community
On Wednesday, December 11, 2013 from 7:00-8:30 pm, Hanover Township and Streamwood High School will present a Community Forum: "From Prescriptions to the Streets: Heroin in our Community". This community forum will raise awareness about the increase of heroin use in the community, its relationship to prescription drug use, the legal and medical impact in the community, prevention efforts, warning signs, and treatment options. A question and answer session will be provided. This event will take place in Streamwood High School's Auditorium, located at 701 W. Schaumburg Road in Streamwood.
Affordable Care Act Explained
The "Be Covered Illinois" program will be outlined and explained at several dates and times at the Schaumburg Township District Library, 130 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg. A representative of the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights will provide a basic understanding of the Affordable Care Act.
Topics will include how the health care reform law will affect the way in which people obtain health insurance beginning in 2014. Registration is required for these free program. Register by calling (847) 923-3347.
The first program on Monday, Oct. 7, is full, however registration is open for the following programs:
• 10:30 a.m.-noon, Tuesday, Nov. 26, in the Rasmussen North Room on the library's second floor.
• 7-8:30 p.m., Monday, Dec. 9, at the Hanover Park Branch, 1266 Irving Park Road. This program will be presented in Spanish.
• 7-8:30 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 17, in the Rasmussen South Room on the library's second floor.
Open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act Insurance Marketplace runs from Oct. 1 to March 31.
In addition to addressing this topic with the aforementioned program, the library is offering printed information, applications for health coverage, and a marketplace application checklist (information applicants need when applying).
Additionally, the library has available a list of local agencies that offer one-on-one assistance with matters concerning the Affordable Care Act. All of this information is free and located near the Reference Desk on the library's second floor.