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Town Crier

Town Crier for June 7, 2017

CORTLAND

Scrapbooking 101

Time: 5 to 6 p.m.

Date: Tuesdays

Place: Cortland Community Library, 63 S. Somonauk Road

Information: 815-756-7274 or www.cortlandlibrary.com

Tuesday Evening Story
and Craft Time

Time: 7 p.m.

Date: Tuesdays

Place: Cortland Community Library, 63 S. Somonauk Road

Information: 815-756-7274 or www.cortlandlibrary.com

Preschool Story Time

Time: 10 a.m.

Date: Wednesdays and Thursdays

Place: Cortland Community Library, 63 S. Somonauk Road

Information: 815-756-7274 or www.cortlandlibrary.com

Wednesday Afternoon Story
and Craft Time

Time: 4:30 p.m.

Date: Wednesdays

Place: Cortland Community Library, 63 S. Somonauk Road

Information: 815-756-7274 or www.cortlandlibrary.com

Young Adult Group

Time: 5:30 p.m.

Date: Thursdays

Place: Cortland Community Library, 63 S. Somonauk Road

Information: 815-756-7274 or www.cortlandlibrary.com

Pokémon Club

Time: 7 p.m.

Date: Thursdays

Place: Cortland Community Library, 63 S. Somonauk Road

Information: 815-756-7274 or www.cortlandlibrary.com

DeKALB

Salvation Army Food Pantry

Times and dates: 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Thursday; 5 to 6:45 p.m. Thursday only

Place: Salvation Army, 830 Grove St.

Club 55 DeKalb

Time: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Dates: Monday through Friday

Place: Club 55, 330 Grove St.

Information: 815-758-4718

Overeaters Anonymous

Time: 10 to 11 a.m.

Date: Mondays

Place: 330 Grove St.

Information: 815-899-8960

Medicare Mondays

Time: 1 to 3 p.m.

Date: Mondays

Place: Elder Care Services of DeKalb County, 1701 E. Lincoln Highway

Information: 815-758-6550

Bethlehem Feed My Sheep Food Pantry

Times and dates: 3 to 5 p.m. Mondays and 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Thursdays

Place: Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 1915 N. First St.

Information: 815-758-3203

Arduino Open Lab

Time: 4:30 to 6 p.m.

Date: Mondays

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 1810, or joshuam@dkpl.org

New Hope Food Pantry

Time: 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Date: Mondays

Place: New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, 1201 Twombly Road

Information: 815-756-7906

Bedtime Stories and Craft

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Date: Mondays

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 3300, or theresaw@dkpl.org

3-D Design and Printing Class

Time: 7 to 8 p.m.

Date: Mondays

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 1810, or joshuam@dkpl.org

Job Club

Time: 9 to 11 a.m.

Date: Tuesdays

Place: Illinois WorkNet Center, 650B N. Peace Road

Information: 815-901-0177, ext. 250, or billi.tierney@kishwaukeecollege.edu

Little Learners and Craft

Times and dates: 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays and 10:30 and 10:50 a.m. Wednesdays

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 3300, or theresaw@dkpl.org

For ages 2 to 5 and their caregivers.

Wood Carving

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Date: Tuesdays

Place: Club 55, 330 Grove St.

Information: 815-758-4718

Weight Watchers

Times and dates: 10 a.m., noon and 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays, 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. Fridays and 7:30 and 9 a.m. Saturdays

Place: 2583 Sycamore Road

Information: www.weightwatchers.com

Weigh-ins are 30 minutes before meetings.

Book Babies Lapsit Program

Times and dates: 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 3300, or theresaw@dkpl.org

Open Closet

Times and dates: 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 5 to 7 p.m. Thursdays

Place: 300 E. Taylor St.

Information: 815-758-1388

Ministry offers free clothing, shoes, books, toys and housewares; operated by the Seventh-Day Adventist Church.

St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry

Time: 3 to 6 p.m.

Date: Tuesdays

Place: St. Mary Ministry Center, the corner of Fourth Street and Fisk Avenue

Information: 815-758-5432

4-C Fun with Your Little One

Time: 5 to 5:30 p.m.

Date: Tuesdays

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 3350, or theresaw@dkpl.org

Pokémon League

Time: 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Date: Tuesdays

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 3350, or theresaw@dkpl.org

Book Buddies

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Date: Wednesdays

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 3300, or theresaw@dkpl.org

Paper Airplanes

Time: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Date: Wednesday, June 7

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 2115, or joshuam@dkpl.org

Paper, paper clips and scissors provided. For children and teens. Registration required.

“The Essentials of Estate
Planning”

Time: Noon

Date: Wednesday, June 7

Place: Club 55, 330 Grove St.

Information: 815-758-8616

Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group

Time: 1 p.m.

Dates: Wednesday, June 7

Place: Elder Care Services, 1701 E. Lincoln Highway

Information: 779-777-3780

Stitch Niche Knitting/Crochet Club

Time: 6 to 8 p.m.

Date: Wednesday, June 7      

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 1701

Computer Class: Introduction to Power Point

Time: 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Date: Wednesday, June 7

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 2115, or joshuam@dkpl.org

Registration required.

League of Women Voters Meeting

Time: 7 p.m.

Date: Wednesday, June 7

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: www.lwvil.org

4-C Bebes y Libros (en Español)

Time: 10 a.m.

Date: Thursdays

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 3300, or theresaw@dkpl.org

This is a Spanish-language only program.

DeKalb Farmers Market

Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Dates: Thursdays through September

Place: Van Buer Plaza, corner of North Second and Locust streets

Information: 815-756-6306

Sides and Salads at the DeKalb Farmers Market

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Date: Thursday, June 8      

Place: Van Buer Plaza

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 1701, or samanthah@dkpl.org

Hy-Vee dietician Lisa Brandt will give a demonstration and tastings of healthy salads and appetizers.

Your Write

Time: Noon to 2 p.m.

Date: Thursdays

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 3400

Create a world, work on developing characters and plots and complete your story by the end of summer. Free program for teens in high school.

Arduino I: What is Arduino?

Time: 3 p.m.

Date: Thursday, June 8

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 2115, or joshuam@dkpl.org

Registration required.

Bingo

Time: 4 p.m. doors open, 5 to 6:45 p.m. food available, 5:30 p.m. card sales, 7 p.m. early bird games, 7:30 p.m. regular bingo

Date: Thursdays

Place: DeKalb Elks Lodge, 209 S. Annie Glidden Road

Information: 815-756-6912

“Julius Caesar” Presented by Stone Soup Shakespeare

Time: 6 to 8 p.m.

Date: Thursday, June 8   

Location: Huntley Park

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 1701, or samanthah@dkpl.org

Families are encouraged to bring picnic blankets and folding chairs. In the case of inclement weather, the program will be held at the DeKalb Public Library. Free; donations accepting.

Computer Class: Power Point II

Time: 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Date: Thursday, June 8

Location: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 1810, or joshuam@dkpl.org

Registration required.

Libertarian Party of DeKalb
County

Time: 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Date: Thursday, June 8

Place: Twin’s Tavern, 1028 S. Fourth St.

Information: 815-762-3520 or lpofdekalbil@gmail.com

“10 Things Everyone Should Know about Money”

Time: Noon

Date: Friday, June 9

Place: Club 55, 330 Grove St.

Information: 815-758-8616

Tai Chi

Time: 12:15 p.m.

Date: Fridays

Place: Club 55, 330 Grove St.

Information: 815-758-4718

’80s Movies for Teens: “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off”

Time: 3 to 5 p.m.

Date: Friday, June 9

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 3400, or susang@dkpl.org

Overeaters Anonymous

Time: 11 a.m. to noon

Date: Saturdays

Place: 312 E. Taylor St.

Information: 815-762-5932

Food Addicts Anonymous

Time: 6 p.m.

Date: Sundays

Place: Alano Club, 312 E. Taylor St.

Information: faadekalb@yahoo.com or www.foodaddictsanonymous.org

DeKalb Area Toastmasters Club

Time: 7 p.m.

Date: Monday, June 12

Place: Immanuel Lutheran Church, 511 Russell Road

Meditation Monday

Time: 7 to 8:15 p.m.

Date: Monday, June 12

Place: Wise Owl Wellness Center, 303 E. Hillcrest Drive

Cost: $10

Information: www.wiseowlwellness.com

Lake Geneva Cruise Luncheon

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Date: Tuesday, June 13

Place: Club 55, 330 Grove St.

Cost: $80

Information: 815-758-4718

Cost includes lunch, tour, gratuity and the bus trip.

Club 55 Summer Cooking Camp

Time: 1 p.m.

Dates: Tuesday, June 13

Place: Club 55, 330 Grove St.

Information: 815-758-4718

Hy-Vee dietitian Lisa Brandt will teach how to make summer salads and drinks and give grilling tips.

Veterans Coffee Meet and Greet

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Date: Wednesday, June 14

Place: Pine Acres Rehab and Living Center, 1212 S. Second St.

Information: 815-758-8151 or 815-758-5788

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

Time: 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Date: Wednesday, June 14

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: 816-756-9568, ext. 220, or dkplref@dkpl.org

GENOA

Club 55 Genoa

Time: 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

Place: Genoa Public Library, 232 W. Main St.

Information: 815-784-2627

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS)

Time: 5:30 p.m.

Date: Tuesdays

Place: CrossWind Community Church, 13100 Cherry Road

Information: 815-784-3480

Bingo

Time: 7 p.m.

Date: Tuesdays

Place: Genoa Veterans Home, 311 S. Washington St.

Information: 815-785-5967

Free Blood Pressure Clinic

Time: 9 to 11 a.m.

Date: Wednesdays

Place: KishHealth System, 599 Pearson Drive

Information: 815-748-8962 or www.kishhospital.org/programs

Preschool Story Time

Time: 10:30 a.m.

Date: Wednesdays

Place: Genoa Public Library, 240 W. Main St.

Information: 815-784-2627

Genoa Days

Time and Dates: 6 p.m. Wednesday through 6 p.m. Saturday

Place: Downtown Genoa

Carnival rides and games, live music and vendors. Cogs 5K Run at 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Parade at 1 p.m. Saturday.

Information: https://www.facebook.com/genoadays/

Wednesday Lightning and Queen of Hearts Drawing

Time: 6 p.m.

Dates: Wednesdays

Place: Genoa Veterans Home, 311 S. Washington St.

Information: 815-784-5967

Hamburger Lunch

Time: Noon to 2 p.m.

Date: Saturdays

Place: Genoa Veterans Home, 311 S. Washington St.

Information: 815-784-5967

KINGSTON

Community Breakfast

Time: 7 to 11 a.m.

Date: Saturday, June 10

Place: Kingston Friendship Center, 120 S. Main St.

Cost: $7 adults, $3 children ages 4 and younger

Information: 815-784-3921

MALTA

Club 55 Malta

Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays

Place: Club 55, 115 S. Third St.

Information: 815-758-4718

Malta Days Festival

Times and dates: 5 p.m. to midnight Friday, June 9, 6:30 a.m. to midnight Saturday, June 10, 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, June 11

Place: Lions Park

Information: www.villageofmalta.net

Highlights include a carnival, live music, beer garden, pancake breakfast, car show, 5K Tractor Trot, petting zoo, train rides and a parade.

SHABBONA

Community Coffee

Time: 10 a.m.

Date: Tuesdays

Place: Prairie Crossing Living and Rehabilitation Center, 409 W. Comanche Ave.

Information: 815-824-2194 or www.prairiecrossing.net

Shabbona/Waterman/Indian Creek High School Alumni
Banquet

Time: 5 p.m.

Date: Saturday, June 10

Place: Indian Oaks Country Club, 603 Preserve Road

Cost: $27

Information: 815-824-2202

This banquet is for all class years ending in a 2 or 7.

SYCAMORE

Club 55 Sycamore

Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

Place: Club 55, 940 E. State St.

Information: 815-758-4718

SMART Recovery Support Group

Times and Dates: 9 a.m. Mondays, noon Wednesdays and 7 p.m. Fridays

Place: Braden Counseling Center, 2600 DeKalb Ave., Suite J

Information: 815-787-9000

Sycamore Food Pantry

Time: Noon to 4 p.m.

Date: Mondays

Place: Sycamore United Methodist Church, 160 Johnson Ave.

Information: 815-895-9113

Build It!

Time: 2 p.m.

Date: Mondays through July 24

Place: Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St.

Information: 815-895-2500, ext. 131

Make something out of provided cardboard materials and supplies.

Toddler Time

Time: 10 a.m.

Date: Tuesdays

Place: Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St.

Information: 815-895-2500

For ages 18 months to 3 years and their caregivers.

Creative Writing

Time: 11 a.m.

Date: Tuesdays

Place: Club 55 of Sycamore, 940 E. State St.

Information: 815-758-4718

Sycamore Farmers Market

Time: 3 to 7 p.m.

Dates: Tuesdays through September

Place: City Lot 1

Information: 815-895-4515

Prenatal Support Group

Time: 4 to 5:30 p.m.

Date: Tuesdays

Place: Children’s Home + Aid, 1430 DeKalb Ave.

Information: 815-899-0137

Wednesday Business
Breakfast Network

Time: 8 a.m.

Date: Wednesday, June 7

Place: Sycamore Parkway, 605 E. State St.

Information: 815-895-3456 or dbreunlin@sycamorechamber.com

Lemonade Fundraiser
and Story Time

Time: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Date: Wednesday, June 7

Place: Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St.

Information: 815-895-2500, ext. 131

The library will raise funds for Alex’s Lemonade Stand, a national organization for children’s cancer research. At 10 a.m., there will be a lemon-themed story time, activities and crafts.

“Are You Curious About
Medical Cannabis?”

Time: 6 p.m.

Date: Wednesday, June 7

Place: Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St.

Information: 815-895-2500, ext. 126

Kirsten Velasco, patient advocate for Illinois Women in Cannabis, will answer questions and discuss the science, biology, laws, application process and patient experience.

Bingo

Time: 6 p.m. card sales start, 7:15 p.m. play begins

Date: Wednesdays

Place: Sycamore Veterans Home, 121 S. California St.

Information: 815-895-2931

DCCG Class

Time: 6 p.m.

Date: Wednesday, June 7

Place: Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St.

Information: 815-895-2500, ext. 126

This monthly DeKalb County Community Gardens class will cover soil health, biodiversity, plant identification, plant biology, tool use and selection and weed management.

Business Builders’ Breakfast

Time: 8 a.m.

Date: Thursday, June 8

Place: Sweet Dream Desserts and Catering, 1969B DeKalb Ave.

Information: 815-895-3456 or dbreunlin@sycamorechamber.com

Library Loopers

Time: 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Date: Thursday, June 8

Place: Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St.

Information: 815-895-2500, ext. 126

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS)

Time: 4:30 p.m.

Date: Thursdays

Place: Sycamore United Methodist Church, 160 Johnson Ave.

Information: 815-895-4618

Disney Movie Night:
“Mary Poppins”

Time: 5 p.m.

Date: Thursday, June 8

Place: Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St.

Information: 815-895-2500, ext. 131

Community-Wide Garage Sales

Dates: Friday, June 9, through Sunday, June 11

Place: More than 100 locations in Sycamore

Information: 815-895-3456 or office@sycamorechamber.com

Magic Storyteller

Time: 10 a.m.

Date: Friday, June 9

Place: Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St.

Information: 815-895-2500, ext. 131

Chris McBrien the Magic Storyteller’s show will combine science, math, history and fantasy.

Adult Sketchjam

Time: 2 to 3 p.m.

Date: Saturday, June 10

Place: Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St.

Information: 815-895-2500, ext. 126

Pokémon Players

Time: 5 to 6:15 p.m.

Date: Tuesday, June 13

Place: Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St.

Information: 815-895-2500, ext. 131

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