Phone: 217-268-4959


Dates are subject to change. Please call 217-276-2232 for specific information and additional activities.

20: Pancake Breakfast and Auction. Lake Crest School All Purpose Room.
20: Easter Egg Hunt and Chalk Art. Oakland Square.

4: City-Wide Yard Sale. Oakland and Hindsboro.
19: Little Miss, Jr. Miss & Miss Oakland Pageant. Oakland High School gym at 6 p.m.

Memorial Day through Labor Day: Independence Pioneer Village is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. For special events or more information, call 217-346-2016.

1: Run for the Health of It. 5K run/walk at Oakland Pool. Sign up at 7:15 a.m. Race is at 8 a.m.
29: July 4th festivities at Oakland Swimming Pool, Miller Park & Norton Knolls Golf Course. All day. Parade at 2 p.m. Oakland Fireworks at Norton Knolls Golf Course at dusk.

6: 4th Annual Triathlon. Starting at the Oakland Swimming Pool.
13: Chamber of Commerce Annual Jonah Fish Fry Fundraiser. Oakland Lake Park from 4 to 7 p.m.

8: Ice Cream Social. Helen’s Park gazebo.

17-20: 25th Annual Father’s & Son’s weekend. Walnut Point State Park. Visit
31: Halloween Party/Costume Contest. Lake Crest School All Purpose Room.

2: Oakland United Methodist Church Annual Soup Supper and Silent Auction. From 4 to 7 p.m. at 13 East Washington Street.

7: Breakfast with Santa. Lake Crest School All Purpose Room.

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