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Seneca Village Hall ~ 340 N. Cash St., Seneca, IL 61360 ~  Open Mon-Fri  from 8:00am to 4:00pm  
Phone: (815) 357-8771 ~ Fax: (815) 357-8772  ~ Email: clerk1@mailseneca.org

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What is in Seneca?

The Village of Seneca has a lot to offer to visitors to our area. 

 

The I&M Canal State Trail provides a great adventure for nature lovers, historians, photographers, hikers, bicyclists, joggers and snowmobilers.  Visitors can follow this 61.5 mile state trail and enjoy many scenic views of the canal.

 

Seneca is located on the scenic Illinois River.  The river provides for many activities such as boating, fishing, and picturesque sight seeing.  (The sunsets can be spectacular.)

 

In addition to several outstanding marinas, Seneca also has a wonderful free public boat launch with access to the river, shelters for picnic lunches and a safe, clean dock.

 

Crotty Park has a shelter that can be reserved for family reunions, graduation parties, birthday parties, etc.  There is also a playground, soccer, and baseball field.

 

We also have numerous historical attractions such as the Hogan Grain Elevator on the I&M Canal, Seneca Area History Museum, LST Memorial in Crotty Park, the Veterans Memorial Wall at the Seneca Library.


What's going on in Seneca?

Seneca always has many events going on for residents and visitors alike. Some of events that may be of interest include: Electronic Waste Recycling Event,
Electronic Waste Recycling Event

Heidi Miller of Grundy County Land Use Department would like to announce there will be an electronic waste recycling event on Saturday, April 29th from 8:00 am - noon at the Grundy County Animal Control Facility, 310 DuPont Road, Morris, IL 60450. Fees will be charged for all TVs and CRT Monitors and Televisions are limited to two per vehicle. $20 per television and $10 per monitor required and they will accept cash ONLY. General electronics that will be accepted for free include: laptops printers computer towers fax machines scanners phones (cell/land line) PDA/MP3 players Call 815-941-3228 for information
When: 4/29/2017  ??  8:00 am
Where:
Senior Citizen Luncheon at SGS,
Senior Citizen Luncheon at SGS

Dianne Bushman of SGS would like to announce the following: The senior citizen luncheon at Seneca Grade School South Campus will be on Friday, May 12th -- student entertainment will begin at 11:00 am and lunch will be to follow. They will serve roasted turkey, stuffing/gravy, mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, cranberry sauce and cinnamon roll coffee cake. Please RSVP to Seneca Grade School, Dianne Bushman 815-357-8744 ext 2161 by May 5th
When: 5/12/2017  ??  11:00 am
Where:
Super-Couponing Workshop at Seneca Public Library,
Super-Couponing Workshop at Seneca Public Library

Nationally syndicated, money saving columnist Jill Cataldo will lead a workshop that combines the best techniques for following sales using newspaper & internet coupons as well as coupon apps to their fullest advantage. The workshop also involves audience participation activities on Thursday, May 25th from 5:30 pm -7:15 pm. For ages 16 and up, please pre-register
When: 5/25/2017  ??  5:30 pm
Where:
Village Clean Up Event at Olson's Salvage Yard ,
Village Clean Up Event at Olson's Salvage Yard

Village Clean Up Days will be held at Olson's Salvage Yard, Route 6 on Friday, June 9th and Saturday, June 10th from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm. For questions on this event, contact Commissioner Jeff Olson at (815) 228-7488
When: 6/9/2017  ??  8:00 am
Where:
Seneca Shipyard Festival ,
Seneca Shipyard Festival

Please consider volunteering your time to set up and tear down the festival this year... for any festival related questions, contact Renee McKinney at (815) 795-7573 Save the date! Festival will fall June 21st through June 24th
When: 6/21/2017  ??  
Where:
Seneca Shipyard Festival ,
Seneca Shipyard Festival

Please consider volunteering your time to set up and tear down the festival this year... for any festival related questions, contact Renee McKinney at (815) 795-7573 Save the date! Festival will fall June 21st through June 24th
When: 6/22/2017  ??  
Where:
Seneca Shipyard Festival ,
Seneca Shipyard Festival

Please consider volunteering your time to set up and tear down the festival this year... for any festival related questions, contact Renee McKinney at (815) 795-7573 Save the date! Festival will fall June 21st through June 24th
When: 6/23/2017  ??  
Where:
Seneca Shipyard Festival ,
Seneca Shipyard Festival

Please consider volunteering your time to set up and tear down the festival this year... for any festival related questions, contact Renee McKinney at (815) 795-7573 Save the date! Festival will fall June 21st through June 24th
When: 6/24/2017  ??  
Where:
and lots more!
For a complete calendar of events in Seneca click here.
Business Directory

Seneca has a variety of businesses to take care of all your needs.  From gas, groceries, fishing supplies, auto repair, animal care, computer services, hardware and so much more.  Please click on the picture above to view the latest Seneca Business Directory.


Restaurant Directory

Seneca has lots of excellent choices for dining. Dine in, dine out or have it catered! Please click above to view the latest guide to local eateries in Seneca.


Directions to Seneca
DIRECTIONS FROM INTERSTATE 55 SOUTH:

(from Bloomington -- approximately 45 minutes)

Take exit 201 (Pontiac) and go North on Hwy 23, 5 miles, turn right on Hwy 170 North, for approx. 20 miles.

DIRECTIONS FROM I 80 EAST:

(from Joliet -- approximately 30 minutes)

Take exit 105 off I-80, South 4 miles to Seneca, turn left onto Main Street/IL 170.

DIRECTIONS FROM ROCKFORD:

(from Rockford -- approximately 1.5 hours)

Take I-39 South to I-80. East on I-80 to exit 105, South 4 miles to Seneca, turn left onto Main Street/IL 170.

Or Click Here to go the Google maps....


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