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Events

  • Seed-saving workshop at Extension office

    SYCAMORE – University of Illinois DeKalb County Extension presents a workshop on seed saving and exchange from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, at th ...
    July 22, 2014 - 9:30 am
  • Wooden Box hosts James Bond themed event

    Wooden Box Theater will present its latest production, "The Living Daylights: James Bond Nite," at 6 p.m. July 26 at the Ellwood House Visitor Center ...
    July 22, 2014 - 9:30 am
  • Volunteer at Pay-It-Forward House

    Pay-It-Forward House will hold a volunteer orientation session from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday.Pay-It-For ...
    July 22, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Car show weekend turns back the clock – and calendar – in Sycamore

    SYCAMORE – The 1950s are making a comeback in Sycamore during Turning Back Time Weekend, July 25 through 27. Hop into your vintage ride and cruise ove ...
    July 21, 2014 - 4:52 pm
  • ‘Reno 911!’ comedian Nick Swardson to perform at the Egyptian

    Nick Swardson, best known for his recurring role as Terry Bernadino in the comedy series "Reno 911!," will bring his "Taste It" tour to the Egyptian T ...
    July 21, 2014 - 5:33 pm
  • 19th century toys, games in historic playhouse

    rom 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Saturday, kids of all ages and their families are invited to the Ellwood House Museum, 509 N. First St. in DeKalb, to ...
    July 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore tours expand to include downtown

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore History Museum will present three walking tours this summer, on the first and third Sundays of each month.
    July 15, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sycamore history program explores Civil War music

    SYCAMORE – The Sycamore History Museum will present a program of Civil War music on Wednesday, July 23.
    July 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Movies, comics, books celebrated at bookstore's pop culture series

    DeKALB – Barnes & Noble, in the Oakland Center shopping center in DeKalb, will host a five-week "Get Pop-Cultured" series of events beginning Friday, ...
    July 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Female football fans invited to NIU Women's Clinic

    DeKALB – For the sixth consecutive summer, Northern Illinois University football invites women from throughout the region to the NIU Football Women’s ...
    July 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 4-H'ers show off projects at annual exhibition

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County 4-H program will have its annual 4-H General Project Show on July 16 and 17 at the DeKalb County Farm Bureau Building in ...
    July 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Crafters welcome at Oak Crest craft fair

    DeKALB – DeKalb Area Retirement Center-Oak Crest staff, residents and volunteers announce the fourth annual Art and Craft Fest from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. ...
    July 13, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Fair a one-stop shop for services

    DeKALB – State Rep. Robert Pritchard (R-Sycamore) is teaming up with State Sen. Dave Syverson (R-Rockford), Family Service Agency Senior Services and ...
    July 14, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • Cardboard vessels prepare for Kingston Fest regatta

    Kingston Fest and the Kardboard Boat Regatta return to Kingston Township Park on Saturday. New this ...
    July 12, 2014 - 4:19 pm
  • Former big leaguers lead kids' baseball clinic

    SYCAMORE – Local youth will pick up baseball tips from former major league greats, including George Foster and Ron Kittle, July 19.
    July 11, 2014 - 10:20 am
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