DeKALB – Turn your trash into holiday treasures this season at one of the Green Lens Environmental Film Festival’s three upcycling craft parties at Tapa La Luna, 226 E. Lincoln Highway in DeKalb.
DeKALB – The sounds and aroma of the season will fill the air at Glidden Homestead’s closing day of the tour season on Sunday, Nov. 17, when the Sycamore High School Madrigal Troupe will perform at 1 p.m. in the Welcome Center.
DeKALB - Family Service Agency Senior Services of DeKalb County will present its first pie auction fundraiser on from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, at Hopkins Park in DeKalb.
DeKALB – The eight-day Jewish holiday of Hanukkah is extremely early this year, with the first day falling on Thursday, Nov. 28 – which also happens to be Thanksgiving.
SHABBONA – The Shabbona United Church of Christ’s 120th annual dinner and country bazaar will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21.
SYCAMORE – Wild animals are facing a strenuous time of year as winter settles in. University of Illinois Extension educator Peggy Doty will offer Winter Bird Feeding, an informational program to guide people in providing appropriate winter food for their feathered friends, from 3 to 4 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18.
SYCAMORE – There will be monkey business Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Midwest Museum of Natural History, 425 W. State St. in Sycamore.
SYCAMORE – Bill Cho’s United Tae Kwon Do Center, 1598 DeKalb Ave. in Sycamore, will host a break-a-thon fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, to help the Neppl family with their medical bills.
DeKALB – Northern Illinois University will hold its first-ever Dance Marathon from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at the Campus Recreation Center.
DeKALB – “Midwest Roots,” a group art exhibition by dekalbgallery.com artists, will be on display at The Art Box, 308 E. Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, from Nov. 15 until Jan. 6. An opening reception is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15.