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Senior Program

Manners Park Dining Hall

Employment Opportunities

Our History

Red Bland Little Leagues




Light Display Open
Friday, December 9 through

Sunday, December 25
5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Drive through 55 acres of beautiful Manners Park and view over
100 illuminated displays!

For more information

Please contact Bailey at 217-824-5878 or MaryAnn at 217-824-3110

At the Park Dining Hall
Wednesday, December 7 - Thursday, December 22, 2022



December 11, 14, 15, 19, and 21    6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


December 14, and 15      5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.  No Cost, No Reservatons

Wednesday, December 7, and Thrusday, December 8

Jingle Bell Walk. Closed to cars beginning at 6:00 p.m. Families will have a unique chance to walk through the park and look at the displays.  Hot Chocolate, glow sticks and cookies will be available.  Registration required, $10 per family, non-refundable.. Dining Hall opens at 5:15 p.m. Sleigh Rides 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Jingle Bell Walk Entry Form

Friday, December 9
Milk, Cookies & Magic with Santa. Enjoy Milk, Cookies, and a Magic show by Richard Landry and his magic rabbit Snowball at 6:45 p.m. Visit with Santa from 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, December 10

Little Mister and Miss Snowflake Competition.  Competition begins at 6:00 p.m.  Doors open at 5:15 p.m.

Sunday, December 11

Christmas Bake Off.  Bring your baked goods from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Cookies, Fudge, Non-Yeast Bread, Divinity & Candy.  Judging at 1 p.m. Cash Prizes!!!

Monday, December 12
Soup & Sandwiches with Santa & Mrs. Claus.  Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus and enjoy face painting, balloon sculpting, and dinner.  5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, December 13
Kids-N-Kritters pictures!  Have your childs or pets picture taken with Santa and Mrs. Claus. $5 donation to the local animal shelter or bring an item (food, blanket,toy)

6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Friday, December 16

Kids Are Kids Christmas Dance (special needs). Food, Drinks, a DJ, and Fun!!

Saturday, December 17
Paint Party!  Participants will be given instruction on how to paint a Christmas decoration for their home.  Pre-Registration required/50 people total.  $20 per person, beginnning at 6:00 p.m.  Snacks and drinks provided.

Sunday, December 18

Kids Cookie Decorating and Craft Night.  Help your child put together lots of festive crafts, decorate sugar cookies and visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus.  5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, December 20

S'mores & Stories with Santa.  Make smores, bookmarks, and enjoy your favorite winter stories read by community members and Santa! 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Thursday, December 22

Music Night!  Enjoy listening to live music played by students from Taylorville Music Lessons. 7:00 p.m.

The Taylorville Park District would like to thank everyone who volunteered, sponsored or put a display up in

Christmas In the Park 2022


Advanced Title Group Inc.

Ahlstrom Filtration

Bills Toasty

Battery Specialist & Golf Cars

Blakley Heating, Cooling & Plumbing

Central Commodity FS

Cleeton's Sanitation Service

CNB Bank & Trust

Craggs Realtors

Ethridge Animal Hospital

First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust

First Natinal Bank in Taylorville

Hauberk Restoration

H & R Block

Knights of Columbus

Little Luxuries


Miller Media Group

Morrison Electric Inc.

Northside Bet Clinic

Page's Body Shop

P.S. Printing

Refreshment Services Pepsi

Ron's Produce

Sheridan & Arlene Pulley

Specialized Hearing Solutions

Taylorville Library

Taylorville Monogram

Taylorville Township

Wareham's Security

Discount Cards

(Taylorville Locations Only)

Lakeshore Golf Course

Happy Baked Goods

CrossFit Adversis

Amenities on Main

Designed with Detail

The Coffee Can

Karma Salon

Down to Earth Sustainability

Manners Park Pool

Sydney Lynn's Little Book Shop & Vinyl

Volunteering for Donation Booth

Cub Scout Troop 132

C.C. Farm Bureau Young Ag Leaders



Northside Veterinary Service

North School Staff

C.C. Prevention Coalition

C.C. Youth Volleyball

United Way of Christian County

Hickory Estates

First Mid Bank & Trust

Midland Community Bank

Taylorville Terrace

Blakley Heating, Cooling & Plumbing

Taylorville Memorial Hospital

Phil's No Fail Fire Starters

The Kent Family

The Long Family

The Sedlacek Family

The Dowdy Family

Thank you for all of your support

Merry Christmas