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As of Sunday, June 26, 2011 the Lake Shelbyville lake level is 607.44 feet above sea level, which is 7.74 feet above normal summer pool. The discharge rate is set at 1,800 cubic feet per second (CFS), which is 13,500 gallons per second going into the Kaskaskia River. Inflow into Lake Shelbyville is 1,150 cfs.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will be providing programs for everyone to come out and enjoy during the weekend of July 2 & 3, 2011. All of the programs and activities listed are open and free to the public.

Saturday, July 2

Dog-O-Rama Dog Show at Coon Creek Amphitheater

Registration starts at 6:00 p.m. Show Starts at 6:30 p.m.

Prizes and certificates awarded to: Best Trick, Best Dressed, Smallest Dog, Biggest Dog, and Most Precious Puppy

3:00 p.m. Tour of the Dam – Starts at the Lake Shelbyville Visitor Center

7:00 p.m. Tour of the Dam – Starts at the Lake Shelbyville Visitor Center

8:30 p.m. Movie: Over The Hedge at the Visitor Center

Sunday, July 3:

9:00 a.m. Bo Wood Amphitheater: Non-Denominational Church Services

11:00a.m. Coon Creek Amphitheater: Non-Denominational Church Services

1:00 p.m. Tour of the Dam- Starts at the Lake Shelbyville Visitor Center

4:00 p.m. Dam West Beach- Beach Games

 
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