Fall is a great time to visit the Oregon area. Hiking areas abound with great opportunities to enjoy the fall colors. Oregon and the surrounding area offer many opportunities to enjoy scenery, history and wildlife. From the Rock River flowing gently through Oregon with Blackhawk overlooking our community to our three state parks to the bison at the Nachusa Grasslands there is a lot to see and enjoy. Check out the link to some great areas that can provide a base for you to explore the area and all it has to offer.read more
Two hundred years ago herds of Bison roamed across the tall grass prairie of northern and central Illinois. Today the Nachusa Grasslands, located south of Oregon, is reintroducing the bison to their native habitat. October 4th marked the one year anniversary of the herd's arrival. As you travel around the Oregon area take the time to visit the Grasslands ....... you might even see a Bison!read more
Veteran's Day program on the Courthouse lawn will include the dedication of the new Veteran's Memorial.
Don't miss Merlin's Christmas Open House which will be on Friday and Saturday, November 13th-14th.
Oregon Rotary Club's Angel Ball will be Saturday, December 5th at Barnacopia. Proceeds to benefit Serenity Hospice, the Village of Progress and the Oregon Rotary Foundation.