Beardstown Houston Memorial Library

13 Boulevard Road, Beardstown, IL 62618

The Beardstown Houston Memorial Library offers fiction and non-fiction titles in English, Spanish, and French for children, teens, and adults. Browse our large collection of best sellers, local history, music, videos, audio books, magazines, and…

Beardstown Park District

Community Center and Office 6 Armory Lane, Beardstown, IL 62618

The Beardstown Park District provides a variety of community spaces to the Beardstown Public, including 5 parks, 4 shelters, baseball and softball diamonds and practice fields, soccer fields, fitness rooms, a gym, and a meeting…

Schmoldt Park

201-203 Wall St, Beardstown, IL 62618

Schmoldt Park is the location of Abraham Lincolns’s election as captain during the Blackhawk War. A monument in the park states, “Here Abraham Lincoln was officially elected Captain of his Company in the Blackhawk War…

The Illinois River at Beardstown

Beardstown is located on the Illinois River, which plays an important role in the economy and history of the community, and is the site of two grain terminals where farm products are transferred to barges…

Additional Listings

Jim Edgar Panther Creek Recreation Area
10149 County Hwy 11
Chandlerville IL 62627
N: 39.998 W: -90.069
217-452-7741
On the web at: https://www.dnr.illinois.gov/Parks/Pages/JimEdgarPantherCreek.aspx