Town Crier

Town Crier for Sept. 19, 2018

CORTLAND

Crochet Class

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Date: Mondays

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.

Information: 815-756-4308

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

Fitness at the Club

Time: 10 a.m.

Dates: Mondays and Wednesdays

Place: Club 55, 330 Grove St.

Information: 815-758-8616

Overeaters Anonymous

Time: 10 to 11 a.m.

Date: Mondays

Place: 330 Grove St.

Information: 815-899-8960

Free Blood Pressure Clinic

Time: 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Date: Mondays

Place: Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital, 1 Kish Hospital Drive

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

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

Needle Workers

Time: 1 p.m.

Date: Mondays

Place: Club 55, 330 Grove St.

Information: dking@fsadekalbcounty.org

Video Gaming Club
with the Gaming Goat

Time: 3 to 5 p.m.

Date: Mondays

Place: DeKalb Public Library,
309 Oak St.

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

For ages 11 to 17.

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

Free Beginning/Intermediate Level ESL Class

Time: 5:30 to 7:45 p.m.

Dates: Mondays and Wednesdays

Place: Christ Community Center, 316 N. Sixth St.

Information: 815-825-9420 or 815-825-9405

Pokémon League

Time: 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Date: Mondays

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

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

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

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.

Bethlehem Feed My Sheep
Food Pantry

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

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

Information: 815-758-3203

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

After School Program

Time: 4 to 6 p.m.

Date: Tuesdays

Place: Westminster Presbyterian Church, 830 N. Annie Glidden Road

Information: 630-362-5856 or 779-400-5886

English as a Second Language Class

Time: 6 to 8 p.m.

Dates: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Place: Christ Community Outreach Center, 316 N. Sixth St.

Information: 815-970-3265

Richard Jenkins Film Series

Time: 7 p.m.

Dates: Tuesdays through Oct. 30

Place: Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second St.

Cost: $8 adults, $6 students and seniors

Information: www.egyptiantheatre.org

Book Buddies

Time: 9:30 to 10 a.m.

Date: Wednesdays

Place: DeKalb Public Library,
309 Oak St.

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

Ladies A Capella Harmony
Choir Practice

Time: 7:15 to 9:15 p.m.

Date: Tuesdays

Place: Community of Christ Church, 1200 S. Malta Road

Information: Text 815-786-4436

Dietitian’s Dish

Time: 10:30 a.m.

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 19

Place: KishHealth Cancer Center

Information: 815-748-2958

Medicare Questions

Time: 11 a.m.

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 19

Place: Club 55, 330 Grove St.

Information: 815-758-8616

Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group

Time: 1 p.m.

Dates: Wednesday, Sept. 19

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, Sept. 19

Place: DeKalb Public Library,
309 Oak St.

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

Computer Basics

Time: 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 19

Place: DeKalb Public Library,
309 Oak St.

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

Sign-up begins 15 minutes before class begins.

National Issues Forum: Immigration in America

Time: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 19

Place: DeKalb Public Library,
309 Oak St.

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

Discussion led by trained professional Tracy Rogers-Tryba.

Starting the Conversation:
How to Talk to You Kids about LGBTQ+ Issues

Time: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 19

Place: DeKalb Public Library,
309 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-9568, ext. 2150, or brittak@dkpl.org

DeKalb Farmers Market

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

Date: Thursdays through Sept. 27

Place: Van Buer Plaza

Information: 815-756-6306

Chair Yoga

Time: 1 p.m.

Date: Thursday, Sept. 20

Place: Club 55, 330 Grove St.

Information: 815-758-8616

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

King’s Table: Chess Club

Time: 4 to 6 p.m.

Dates: Thursdays and Fridays

Place: Hope Baptist Church, 1201 Twombly Road

Information: 248-227-4739, or daronbrown1994@gmail.com

Adventure at Your Library

Time: 6 to 9 p.m.

Date: Thursday, Sept. 20

Place: DeKalb Public Library,
309 Oak St.

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

Cat Yoga

Time: 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Date: Thursday, Sept. 20

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: cowzroc@gmail.com

DeKalb County Democratic Party Meeting

Time: 6:30 p.m. networking and socialization, 7 p.m. meeting

Date: Thursday, Sept. 20

Place: Universalist Unitarian Fellowship Hall, 158 N. Fourth St.

Information: www.dekalbcountydemocrats.org

Touched by Cancer Small Group

Time: 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Date: Thursday, Sept. 20

Place: Hillcrest Covenant Church, 1515 N. First St.

Information: 815-756-5508 or hccdekalb@gmail.com

Green Lens Film Series

Time: 7 p.m.

Date: Thursdays

Place: Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second St.

Information: www.egyptiantheatre.org

Friday Morning Sexaholics
Anonymous Group

Time: 6:30 a.m.

Date: Fridays

Place: Christ Community Outreach Center, 316 N. Sixth St.

Information: 815-508-0280

Music for Toddlers
with Angie Carter

Time: 10 to 10:30 a.m.

Date: Friday, Sept. 21

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

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

The High Kings

Time: 8 p.m.

Date: Friday, Sept. 21

Place: Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second St.

Information: www.egyptiantheatre.org

Electronics Recycling Collection

Time: 9 a.m. to noon

Date: Saturday, Sept. 22

Place: DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport, 3232 Pleasant St.

Information: 815-748-2408 or recyclemailbox@dekalbcounty.org

Free Movie Showing:
“Show Dogs”

Time: 10 to 11:30 a.m.

Date: Saturday, Sept. 22

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

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

Magic Muffins Magazine

Time: 10 to 11 a.m.

Date: Saturday, Sept. 22

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

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

Medicare Made Clear

Time: 11 a.m. to noon

Date: Saturday, Sept. 22

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

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

Overeaters Anonymous

Time: 11 a.m. to noon

Date: Saturdays

Place: 312 E. Taylor St.

Information: 815-762-5932

Wine on the Terrace

Time: 4 to 7 p.m

Date: Saturday, Sept. 22

Place: Ellwood House, 509 N. First St

Cost: $50 in advance

Information: www.ellwoodhouse.org

The Sweet

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Date: Saturday, Sept. 22

Place: Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second St.

Information: www.egyptiantheatre.org

“Love and Life Letters”

Time: 2 to 5 p.m.

Date: Sunday, Sept. 23

Place: Faranda’s Banquet Center, 302 Grove St.

Cost: $35

Information: 815-756-7904 or info@gliddenhomestead.org

A gallery of historic wedding dresses spanning five generations from two DeKalb County families will be on display during this fundraiser that includes performances and snacks.

Free Community Meal

Time: 5 p.m.

Date: Sunday, Sept. 23

Place: First United Methodist Church, 321 Oak St.

Information: 815-756-6301

DeKalb Area Toastmasters Club

Time: 7 p.m.

Date: Monday, Sept. 24

Place: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St.

Information: www.3190.toastmastersclubs.org

GENOA

Free Blood Pressure Clinic

Time: 9 to 11 a.m.

Date: Mondays

Place: Northwestern Medicine Genoa, 599 Pearson Drive

Information: www.kish-calendar.nm.org

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

Hand and Foot

Time: 12:30 p.m.

Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

Place: Club 55, 232 Main St.

Information: 815-758-8616

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

Preschool Story Time

Time: 10:30 a.m.

Date: Wednesdays

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

Information: 815-784-2627

Ice Cream Social

Time: 1 p.m.

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 19

Place: Club 55, 232 Main St.

Information: 815-758-8616

Wednesday Lightning and Queen of Hearts Drawing

Time: 6 p.m.

Date: Wednesdays

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

Information: 815-784-5967

Unplugged Politics

Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Date: Thursday, Sept. 20

Place: Genoa City Hall, 333 E. First St.

Cost: $15 chamber members, $20 non-members

Information: 815-784-2212

Talk to state Rep. Jeff Keicher and state Sen. Dave Syverson during this luncheon reception and table talk. Lunch catered by Premier Catering.

Genoa Farmers Market

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

Dates: Saturday, Sept. 22

Place: City Parking Lot, corner of Route 72 and South Genoa Street

Information: 815-784-2212

This month’s special guests will be 4-H, FFA, Randy’s Rescue and Touch-a-Tractor. Live music from Adam Linder from 9 to 11 a.m.

Low-cost Pet Vaccine Clinic

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

Date: Saturday, Sept. 22

Place: The Barn on Baseline, 16173 Base Line Road

Information: 630-961-8000 or www.spayillinois.com

Sons of the American Legion Hamburger Lunch

Time: Noon to 2 p.m.

Date: Saturdays

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

Information: 815-784-5967

Emergency Preparedness Program

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Date: Monday, Sept. 24

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

Information: 815-784-2627

15-minute presentation by the DeKalb County Health Department. Afterwards, each family will receive an emergency preparedness kit.

Genoa Community Women’s Club

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Date: Tuesday, Sept. 25

Place: Resource Bank, 310 Route 23

Information: 815-826-0207 or genoacommunitywomensclub@gmail.com

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

Kishwaukeys Barbershop Chorus

Time: 8 to 9:30 p.m.

Date: Tuesdays

Place: Malta Village Hall, 302 S. Second St.

Information: 815-895-5955 or 815-756-3004

Medicare Questions

Time: 1 p.m.

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 26

Place: Club 55, 115 S. Third St.

Information: 815-758-8616

SYCAMORE

Club 55 Sycamore

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

Dates: Mondays and Thursdays

Place: Club 55, 480 Airport Road

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

Crafters’ Corner

Time: 10:30 a.m.

Dates: Mondays and Thursdays

Place: Club 55, 480 S. Airport Road

Information: 815-758-8616

Sycamore Food Pantry

Time: Noon to 4 p.m.

Date: Mondays

Place: Sycamore United Methodist Church, 160 Johnson Ave.

Information: 815-895-9113

Tai Chi

Time: 1 p.m.

Date: Mondays

Place: Club 55, 480 Airport Road

Information: 815-758-4718

Toddler Time

Time: 10 a.m.

Date: Tuesdays

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

Information: 815-895-2500

Sycamore Farmers Market

Time: 3 to 7 p.m.

Date: Tuesdays through Sept. 25

Place: Parking lot at the corner of Sacramento and State streets

Information: 815-895-3456

Wednesday Business Breakfast Network

Time: 8 a.m.

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 19

Place: Sycamore Parkway, 605 E. State St.

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

Story Time

Time: 10 a.m.

Dates: Wednesdays and Thursdays

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

Information: 815-895-2500

Anxiety Support Group

Time: 5 to 6 p.m.

Date: Wednesdays

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

Information: info@bradencenter.com

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

Books and Barks

Time: 6 to 7 p.m.

Date: Wednesdays

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

Information: 815-895-2500

Walking Club

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Date: Thursdays

Place: Club 55, 480 Airport Road

Information: dking@fsadekalbcounty.org

Ice Cream Social

Time: 1 p.m.

Date: Thursday, Sept. 20

Place: Club 55, 480 S. Airport Road

Information: 815-758-8616

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS)

Time: 4:30 p.m.

Date: Thursdays

Place: Sycamore United Methodist Church, 160 Johnson Ave.

Information: 815-895-4618

Rummage Sale

Time: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Date: Thursday, Sept. 20, through Saturday, Sept. 22

Place: Sycamore Moose Lodge, 317 W. State St.

Information: 815-895-5273

Musical Mornings

Time: 10 to 10:30 a.m.

Date: Friday, Sept. 21

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

Information: 815-895-2500

Pokémon Players

Time: 5 to 6:15 p.m.

Date: Tuesday, Sept. 25

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

Information: 815-895-2500, ext. 131

Teen Craft Night

Time: 4 to 5 p.m.

Date: Wednesday, Sept. 26

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

Information: 815-895-2500, ext. 131

Sign-up required.

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