"A CONTINUED TRADITION OF BUILDING & SUPPORTING OUR COMMUNITY"
The Greenview CIA was formed in 1969 with the mission of serving the citizens of Greenview, IL and Menard County by operating the Greenview Community Building, the annual Greenview Labor Day Celebration, and by providing scholarships to area high school students. We hold 6 fund raising events each year and use all funds from the events to maintain and improve the community building. It is made available (free of charge) for educational groups and clubs, and can be rented for private parties, family events and business meetings. Informaion flyer at bottom of website.
We are looking for new members to join our group. Monthly meetings are held on first Tuesday of month at 114 N Engle, Greenview, Illinois at 6:30 PM.
Annual Soup & Chili Dinner. January 15,2023 This year was done as a carryout from the CIA Building.,This tradition features Larry Smith’s famous chili and Ann Broch’s homemade chicken noodle soup. All funds raised go toward the Greenview CIA scholarships fund.
Annual Chocolate Sunday Tasting and Contest Held this year on March 19,2023 at Greenview Schools, this event features a showcase of 40+ homemade chocolate desserts for free tasting. Prizes are awarded for the winners in each of 7 categories and free chocolate bingo and door prizes are awarded. The event closes with an auction of boxed meals and homemade desserts.
Annual Greenview Labor Day Celebration. September 4, 2023 A Central Illinois tradition held the first Monday of September of each year. Greenview is the place to be as a crowd of 2500 descends on this town of 850 for a fun, family themed festival.
Events include a farmer’s market and flea market, classic car show with over 200 entries, antique tractor display, one of Central Illinois’ largest parades, free entertainment, homemade pie contest and auction, and lots of great food.