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Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, December 1, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, December 8, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Holiday Lights Train

Friday, December 14, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come on out with the kiddos and celebrate the 25th year of the Holiday Lights Train! See over 300,000 lights and figures on display while enjoying a cup of hot chocolate and a FREE train ride through …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, December 15, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Holiday Lights Train

Saturday, December 15, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come on out with the kiddos and celebrate the 25th year of the Holiday Lights Train! See over 300,000 lights and figures on display while enjoying a cup of hot chocolate and a FREE train ride through …

Holiday Lights Train

Sunday, December 16, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come on out with the kiddos and celebrate the 25th year of the Holiday Lights Train! See over 300,000 lights and figures on display while enjoying a cup of hot chocolate and a FREE train ride through …

Santa Visits

Tuesday, December 18, 2018
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Santa is coming to the DeKalb Public Library to chat with all his young friends! He’ll be passing out candy canes and visiting briefly with anyone who stops by the Children’s Department between 10:00 …

Santa Visits

Wednesday, December 19, 2018
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Santa is coming to the DeKalb Public Library to chat with all his young friends! He’ll be passing out candy canes and visiting briefly with anyone who stops by the Children’s Department between 10:00 …

Kids Santa Canvas Painting

Friday, December 21, 2018
9:30 am - 11:00 am
Bring your kids to paint this Adorable Classic Santa on canvas that your kids will proudly display year after year! Includes paint, supplies & instructions as well as use of aprons. No painting …

Wrap-It Up! Perfect Wrapping for the Perfect Present

Friday, December 21, 2018
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Join us as we learn how to perfectly wrap our perfect present! We’ll have all the supplies (and some spare boxes), just bring your boxed gift (no single dimension over 12”, please) and we’ll show you …

Holiday Lights Train

Friday, December 21, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come on out with the kiddos and celebrate the 25th year of the Holiday Lights Train! See over 300,000 lights and figures on display while enjoying a cup of hot chocolate and a FREE train ride through …

Women’s Basketball vs Chicago State

Friday, December 21, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women’s basketball team as they take on Chicago State! Holiday Game / "Elf" 15 Anniversary Notes: Donate a toy and receive discounted admission   For tickets and more …

Wine Down at Prairie State Wine Cellars with Tom Rucker

Friday, December 21, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
What is a "Wine Down?" Our weekly wine down event features live music from awesome local artists. The 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month are Genoa wine downs and the 1st and 3rd are in Sycamore. …

Santa Visits

Saturday, December 22, 2018
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Santa is coming to the DeKalb Public Library to chat with all his young friends! He’ll be passing out candy canes and visiting briefly with anyone who stops by the Children’s Department between 10:00 …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, December 22, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Men’s Basketball vs Chicago State

Saturday, December 22, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU men's basketball as they take on Chicago State! -$4 Miller High Life, $8 Meal Deal - Drink, Hot Dog, Chips For tickets and more information visit …

Holiday Lights Train

Saturday, December 22, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come on out with the kiddos and celebrate the 25th year of the Holiday Lights Train! See over 300,000 lights and figures on display while enjoying a cup of hot chocolate and a FREE train ride through …

Holiday Lights Train

Sunday, December 23, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come on out with the kiddos and celebrate the 25th year of the Holiday Lights Train! See over 300,000 lights and figures on display while enjoying a cup of hot chocolate and a FREE train ride through …

Workshop Wednesday: 3D Snowman

Wednesday, December 26, 2018
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Join us on Workshop Wednesday as we learn the free, web-based 3D Design Program TinkerCAD to design your very own snowman! After class, the snowmen will be 3D Printed and are able to be picked up in …

Movie Showing: Olaf’s Frozen Adventure

Thursday, December 27, 2018
Olaf teams up with Sven on a merry mission in this very short featurette. It’s the first holiday season since the gates reopened, and Anna and Elsa host a celebration for all of Arendelle. When the …

Holiday Lights Train

Friday, December 28, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come on out with the kiddos and celebrate the 25th year of the Holiday Lights Train! See over 300,000 lights and figures on display while enjoying a cup of hot chocolate and a FREE train ride through …

Friday Wine Down with Betsy Petrie & The Souvenirs

Friday, December 28, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
What is a "Wine Down?" Our weekly wine down event features live music from awesome local artists. The 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month are Genoa wine downs and the 1st and 3rd are in Sycamore. …

Movie Showing: Olaf’s Frozen Adventure

Saturday, December 29, 2018
Olaf teams up with Sven on a merry mission in this very short featurette. It’s the first holiday season since the gates reopened, and Anna and Elsa host a celebration for all of Arendelle. When the …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, December 29, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Every Saturday Fargo Skateboarding offers beginners session from 10:00-noon for $5! Beginners only.  For more information visit fargoskateboarding.com or contact the shop. FARGO SKATEBOARDING 629 …

Holiday Lights Train

Saturday, December 29, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come on out with the kiddos and celebrate the 25th year of the Holiday Lights Train! See over 300,000 lights and figures on display while enjoying a cup of hot chocolate and a FREE train ride through …

Prairie State Winery – Blues & Bloodys with Live Pete!

Sunday, December 30, 2018
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Every Sunday we offer our delicious jalapeno-infused wine Bloody Marys, but certain Sundays we also have live musical entertainment! Join us this Sunday afternoon for live music with Live Pete! …

Holiday Lights Train

Sunday, December 30, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come on out with the kiddos and celebrate the 25th year of the Holiday Lights Train! See over 300,000 lights and figures on display while enjoying a cup of hot chocolate and a FREE train ride through …

Noon Year’s Eve Party

Monday, December 31, 2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Celebrate the coming of the new year! Make a noisemaker, toss confetti, and as 12:00 approaches, we’ll start a “noon year” countdown! No registration is required to attend this FREE …

Women’s Basketball vs Brown

Monday, December 31, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women’s basketball team as they take on Brown this New Year's Eve!   For tickets and more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W …

Movie Showing: The House with a Clock in Its Walls

Wednesday, January 2, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
This magical adventure movie tells the spine-tingling tale of 10-year-old Lewis Barnavelt, who goes to live with his uncle in a creaky old house with a mysterious tick-tocking heart. But his new …

Movie Showing: Smallfoot

Thursday, January 3, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Migo, a friendly Yeti, has his world turned upside down when he discovers that the elusive creatures known as ‘humans’ really do exist! Soon he faces banishment from his snowy home when the rest of …

Arthur D. Montzka Young Artists Concerto Competition

Saturday, January 5, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
This is a live annual competition for instrumentalists up to the age of 18 years. It open to the public at no admission charge. Each performer, with a piano accompanist, will play one or more …

Winter Mural Painting at DeKalb Library

Saturday, January 5, 2019
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Do you love winter? Do you enjoy art? Join Jo Plenger-Schulz and help create a wintry temporary mural that will be displayed at the library! Over the course of two 2-hour sessions, you will get to …

NIU Women’s Basketball Painting Party with Chelsea McGhee

Saturday, January 5, 2019
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
On January 5th, Chelsea McGhee Studios is coming to do a pre-game paint party at the Convo! All ages are welcome to come paint a pre-sketched winter themed Huskie or the Huskie Logo on canvas. Cost …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Miami (OH)

Saturday, January 5, 2019
1:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Huskies women's basketball team as they take on Miami of Ohio! For tickets and more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln …

Kid’s Tea Party & Terrarium Class

Saturday, January 5, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Join us for a fun afternoon tea party with special guest Cinderella from Parties with Character. We encourage our guests to dress up for tea time. Our designers will help plant and plant a houseplant …

Mighty Makers: Marble Runs

Saturday, January 5, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Design and build your own marble run in this edition of Mighty Makers! The library will supply large pieces of cardboard, marbles, tape, and lots of materials to build a path. Your job? Create a path …

Wrestling vs Old Dominion Universtiy

Sunday, January 6, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Wrestling team as they take on Old Dominion University for their Cancer Meet competition! For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W …

Best Director Film Series: The Awful Truth

Tuesday, January 8, 2019
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre 2019 spring film series features Best Director films through the decades; starting in the 30's.  Academy Award winning Best Director films were chosen each decade to create this …

Northern Illinois Farm Show

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - Thursday, January 10, 2019
With over 5,000 attendees and 200 local and leading exhibitors, the IDEAg Northern Illinois Farm Show is a convenient venue for producers in northern Illinois, southern Wisconsin and eastern Iowa to …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Central Michigan

Saturday, January 12, 2019
1:00 pm
You are invited to join us at DeKalb County Day at NIU Basketball’s doubleheader on Saturday, January 12th at 1:00 PM! We will be celebrating DeKalb County and Victor E.’s Birthday throughout the …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs. Akron

Saturday, January 12, 2019
3:30 pm
You are invited to join us at DeKalb County Day at NIU Basketball’s doubleheader on Saturday, January 12th at 1:00 PM! We will be celebrating DeKalb County and Victor E.’s Birthday throughout the …

Educate & Make: Succulent Dish Garden

Sunday, January 13, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brighten up your home this winter with fresh, fun, and funky plants! Choose from a variety of succulents & cactus to create a bowl full of color and texture! Our designers will teach you the simple …

Wrestling vs Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Sunday, January 13, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Wrestling team as they take on Southern Illinois University Edwardsville! For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

How to Grow Your Business in 2019 with Reference USA

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Join a Lunch & Learn with Reference USA and learn how to grow your business in 2019. In this event, you will learn: -How to identify new sales prospects -Create customized business and consumer …

Tuesday Movie: Guardians of the Galaxy 2

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
They’re back and more entertaining than ever! We will be showing Guardians of the Galaxy 2 (2017), a movie about an eclectic band of superheroes. Peter Quill and his fellow Guardians are hired by a …

NIU STEM Café: Music as Therapy

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us for monthly STEM Cafés - fun, casual gatherings where adults can eat, drink, and chat with STEM professionals about the latest scientific research. These events are FREE and open to the …

Best Director Film Series: The Lost Weekend

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre 2019 spring film series features Best Director films through the decades; starting in the 30's.  Academy Award winning Best Director films were chosen each decade to create this …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs Central Michigan

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU men's basketball team as they take on Central Michigan! Welcome Back Students Night -Jersey Night for Students: Wear a random sports jersey and you could win a prize! -$4 …

Healthy Mocktails During Prohibition

Wednesday, January 16, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
On January 16, 1919, Prohibition became the law of the land. We all know what Al Capone and his buddies did for fun, but how did law-abiding citizens have a good time? They improvised! Join us as …

STEAMing It Up! Conference

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - Friday, January 18, 2019
NIU STEAM is proud to offer professional development that considers standards and encourages innovation in the classroom as soon as the next class period. STEAMing It Up! 2019 will consist of one day …

Gymnastics vs Eastern Michigan & Western Michigan

Friday, January 18, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU Gymnastics as they take on Eastern Michigan and Western Michigan at their Cancer meet! For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W …

An Evening with the Winemakers

Saturday, January 19, 2019
Join us for the first event of it's kind at Prairie State! Enjoy an enchanting evening with our award-winning Winemakers! This event will feature tastings of three new vintages of some of our best …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Akron

Saturday, January 19, 2019
1:00 pm
It's "The Office" Day! Come cheer on the NIU Huskies women’s basketball team as they take on Akron! For tickets and more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W …

The Magic of Bill Blagg LIVE!

Saturday, January 19, 2019
7:30 pm
One show only! See the Magic of Bill Blagg and be astounded by the interactive and enjoyable performance. "Unbelievable!" - USA Today "Absolutely Incredible!" - Chicago Tribune   For …

Brunch with DA BEARS!

Sunday, January 20, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bobby Douglass, Kurt Becker, and Jim Morrissey will be joining us for "Brunch with Da Bears" at Country Girl of Edgebrook THIS Sunday! Come on out and say HEY! and get your picture with these great …

Northern Illinois Bridal Expo

Sunday, January 20, 2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
You’re invited to the Northern Illinois Bridal Expo! Join us for an eventful day at NIU’s Duke Ellington Ballroom. This year we are donning our long satin gloves and tiaras to party Breakfast at …

Kid’s Jungle Terrarium Workshop

Sunday, January 20, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Join us for a fun educational workshop where we plant an indoor jungle with easy to care for mini houseplants! We will help and guide the kids in creating their little jungle and how to take care of …

Martin Luther King Memorial Concert

Sunday, January 20, 2019
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Celebrate the life and legacy of the great Martin Luther King with a FREE tribute concert hosted by the NIU School of Music. For more information visit niu.edu Location: Boutell Memorial …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

Annual Meeting for DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association (DAAHA)

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Celebrate DAAHA's 2018 accomplishments and learn about 2019 goals at the business meeting followed by a panelist discussion on Innovative financing for non-traditional, young, and new types of Ag …

Tuesday Movie: Wizard of Oz (1939)

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Follow that yellow brick road… straight to the library! We will be showing the classic film The Wizard of Oz (1939), a movie with flying monkeys, talking scarecrows, and an adorable little …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs. Buffalo

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Men's Basketball team vs. Buffalo! -$4 Miller High Life, $5 Nachos, $5 Mike's Hard Lemonade   For tickets, please visit www.niuhuskies.com. Location: NIU …

Best Director Film Series: From Here to Eternity

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre 2019 spring film series features Best Director films through the decades; starting in the 30’s.  Academy Award winning Best Director films were chosen each decade to create this …

NIU Art Museum: Layers of Meaning

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
12:10 pm
Informal Curator Talk with Peter Olson. Free and open to the public. Click HERE for additional NIU Art Museum info and upcoming events. Altgeld Hall First Floor, 595 College Ave. DeKalb, IL …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs. Ohio

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
It's Game Show Wednesday with Family Feud!  Be ready to have some fun as we cheer on the NIU Huskies women’s basketball team as they take on Ohio! For tickets and more information …

Eat Week

Friday, January 25, 2019 - Saturday, February 2, 2019
We are pleased to highlight our culinary excellence as well as family fun dining by offering an entire week of delicious discounted dining and treats at some of our finest restaurants and eateries! …

Wrestling vs University of Missouri

Friday, January 25, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU Wrestling as they take on the University of Missouri! Social Media Night   For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, …

Sound Saturday: Introduction to Audacity

Saturday, January 26, 2019
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Looking to start your podcast? Maybe you have some old recordings you’d like to edit? Perhaps you’re just curious about sound recording in general? In this class, we’ll be learning about the free, …

Fairy Tales for Adults

Saturday, January 26, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Ron Allison returns with another installment of Fairy Tales for Adults! This time, he will be discussing two Grimms’ stories, The Water of Life and Thousandfurs. Mr. Allison’s approach grew out of …

Sandwich Opera House Presents: The Jimmys

Saturday, January 26, 2019
7:00 pm
The Jimmys are a powerhouse, seven piece band influenced by raw Chicago Blues to second line New Orleans funk. With touring experience throughout the U.S. and Europe, The Jimmys have amassed …

Gymnastics vs Bowling Green

Sunday, January 27, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU Gymnastics as they take on Bowling Green! Beauty and the Beast   For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, …

Wrestling vs Ohio University

Sunday, January 27, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU Wrestling as they take on Ohio University! -Beauty and the Beast -Senior Night For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln …

Educate & Make: Houseplant Workshop

Sunday, January 27, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brighten up your home this winter with fresh, fun, and funky plants! Don’t know much about plants? We can help! We will educate you on the different kinds of houseplants that have different care …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, January 29, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

Tuesday Movie: Christopher Robin (2018)

Tuesday, January 29, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us as we delve into the creation of Winnie-the-Pooh, perhaps the most famous bear in history. We will be showing Christopher Robin (2018), a charming movie about a man and his childhood …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs Ohio

Tuesday, January 29, 2019
7:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Men’s Basketball team vs. Ohio! -$4 Miller High Life, $5 Nachos, $5 Mike's Hard Lemonade   For tickets and more information, please …

Best Director Film Series: Tom Jones

Tuesday, January 29, 2019
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre 2019 spring film series features Best Director films through the decades; starting in the 30’s.  Academy Award winning Best Director films were chosen each decade to create this …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Western Michigan

Wednesday, January 30, 2019
6:00 pm
It's Game Show Wednesday with The Price is Right! Come on down and bring your huskie spirit as we cheer on the NIU women's basketball team vs. Western Michigan! For tickets and more information, …

Classic Board Game Night

Thursday, January 31, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us for a fun night of classic board games! Test your intellect with a game of chess. Expand your vocabulary with a game of Scrabble or Scattergories. Challenge someone to a round of Uno or …

Green Lens Film Series: Dark Money

Thursday, January 31, 2019
7:00 pm
This event is FREE and open to the public at the Egyptian Theatre. DARK MONEY, a political thriller, examines one of the greatest present threats to American democracy: the influence of …

Vintage Winter Market

Friday, February 1, 2019 - Saturday, February 2, 2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
With over 13 local vendors, enjoy shopping for Vintage, collectibles, handmade goods, and more!

Ellwood House Museum Volunteer Training

Friday, February 1, 2019 - Friday, February 8, 2019
5:00 pm
The Ellwood House will offer a volunteer training series on Friday, February 1 and Friday, February 8 for community members interested in becoming more involved with the museum. Each session will …

Gymnastics vs Kent State, Seattle Pacific, Lindenwood

Friday, February 1, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU as they take on Kent State, Seattle Pacific, and Lindenwood! For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL 60115

NIU Men’s Basketball vs. Toledo

Saturday, February 2, 2019
Come cheer on the NIU Men's Basketball team vs. Toledo! For tickets, please visit www.niuhuskies.com

Motown: The Music that Moved the World

Saturday, February 2, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
In Detroit in the 1960’s, Motown Records produced hits as efficiently as the Ford Motor Company produced automobiles – 110 Top Ten hits to be exact! It was the “Sound of Young America” sung by …

3rd Annual Jazz at the Egyptian

Saturday, February 2, 2019
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre is proud to present the 3rd annual "Jazz at the Egyptian" featuring performances by Jazz in Progress, the DeKalb High School Jazz Ensemble, the Sycamore High School Jazz …

Gerry Grossman- The Human Jukebox

Saturday, February 2, 2019
7:00 pm
Come enjoy a night filled with music and laughter! Gerry Grossman has been wowing audiences for 35 years with his talent of playing just about any rock and roll hit.  Every show is guaranteed to be a …

Groundhog Gala

Sunday, February 3, 2019
Join us for our largest fundraiser of the year! Enjoy food, cocktails, live music, raffles, and an incredible silent auction. Auction items include distillery tastings and tours, Chicago museum …

NIU Art Museum: Open Window

Monday, February 4, 2019
6:15 pm - 7:00 pm
Artist Slide Presentation with Stephanie McMahon Jack Arends Hall (Art Building), 103 330 Gilbert Dr., DeKalb, IL 60115 Click HERE for additional NIU Art Museum info and upcoming events

NIU Men’s Basketball vs. Ball State

Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Come cheer on the NIU Men's Basketball team vs. Ball State! For tickets, please visit www.niuhuskies.com

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, February 5, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

Best Director Film Series: The Sting

Tuesday, February 5, 2019
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre 2019 spring film series features Best Director films through the decades; starting in the 30’s.  Academy Award winning Best Director films were chosen each decade to create this …

The Revolutionists- Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - Sunday, February 10, 2019
This play is a sassy comedy about four very real, strong women living in France during the French Revolution: playwright Olympe De Gouges, assassin Charlotte Corday, former Queen Marie Antoinette, …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Ball State

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
6:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Huskies women’s basketball team as they take on Ball State! For tickets and more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, …

Women’s Basketball vs Bowling Green

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women's basketball team as they take on Bowling Green! Game Show Wednesday - Wheel of Fortune   For tickets and more information, please visit …

February Brown Bag Lunch/Local Lore Adult Lecture Series

Thursday, February 7, 2019
12:00 pm
Driving through DeKalb County, farms are a constant part of the landscape. However, farming itself has experienced many changes over the past hundred years. As part of the DeKalb County History …

Ancestry Library Edition Basics

Thursday, February 7, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Researching family history can be difficult and expensive, especially if you’re not able to travel. There’s a wealth of records available on Ancestry Library Edition, but the database can be a bit …

Culinary Health: Stress Management

Thursday, February 7, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Life can be stressful. Let us help by providing information on how you can manage and reduce your stress. Learn which foods help alleviate anxiety. These meals can be quick and easy and will add to …

Green Lens Film Series: Troubled Waters: A Mississippi River Story

Thursday, February 7, 2019
7:00 pm
This event is FREE and open to the public at the Egyptian Theatre. The Emmy Award-winning Troubled Waters: A Mississippi River Story tells the story of the unintended yet severe consequences of …

The Genesis of a Project: Reverse Glass Painting in Southeast Asia

Friday, February 8, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
NIU Art Museum - Brown bag luncheon sponsored by the Center for Southeast Asian Studies with Catherine Raymond, Director Center for Burma Studies. Free and open to the public. Campus Life …

WWE Live – Road to WrestleMania

Saturday, February 9, 2019
We are excited to announce WWE's debut at the NIU Convocation Center in DeKalb!  Don't Miss WWE Live Road to WrestleMania where you can see your favorite superstars in action live! Live in …

Heart Healthy Recipes with Hy-Vee

Saturday, February 9, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
February is Heart Month. Join Hy-Vee dietitian, Lisa Brandt, for tasty heart healthy foods and recipes. Lisa will be discussing the benefits of omega-3 fats, the Mediterranean diet and more. Lisa …

Dimensions Youth Ballet Company Presents: Swan Lake

Saturday, February 9, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Swan Lake is a timeless love story that mixes magic, tragedy, and romance into four acts. It features Prince Siegfried and a lovely swan princess named Odette. Under the spell of a sorcerer, Odette …

Ethan Bell Band

Saturday, February 9, 2019
7:00 pm
With their skillfully led instrumentals, creative cover mashups, and new songs that blur the line between country, pop and hip-hop, The Ethan Bell Band has been humbly compared to their influencers - …

Sweetheart Brunch

Sunday, February 10, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Please join Country Girl of Edgebrook for a special Sweetheart Brunch featuring savory ham & kumla and other great breakfast favorites. All you can eat! No group is too big or too small, but …

POLARpalooza Winter Festival

Sunday, February 10, 2019
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Come out to Hopkins Park for some outdoor winter fun! Polarpalooza has winter-themed activities including ice skating, snow shoeing, cross country skiing, s'mores roasting, winter crafts, and …

Dimensions Youth Ballet Company: Swan Lake

Sunday, February 10, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Swan Lake is a timeless love story that mixes magic, tragedy, and romance into four acts. It features Prince Siegfried and a lovely swan princess named Odette. Under the spell of a sorcerer, Odette …

Mark Ponzo- Faculty Trumpet Recital

Sunday, February 10, 2019
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Come listen and enjoy a beautiful performance by NIU's Mark Ponzo on trumpet For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location:  Music Building, Recital Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL …

Shades of Bublé

Sunday, February 10, 2019
6:00 pm
Don't miss this three-man tribute to Michael Bublé staring three incredible New York City-based gents in this one-of-a-kind show perfect for all ages!  This act has been wowing audiences around the …

Floral Design and Watercolor Class

Monday, February 11, 2019
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Learn how to create an attractive floral display, then learn how to capture its beauty forever in a watercolor painting. Florals, container, and watercolor paper are included in the cost. Watercolor …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, February 12, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

STEM Café: Mapping the Future

Tuesday, February 12, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us for monthly STEM Cafés - fun, casual gatherings where adults can eat, drink, and chat with STEM professionals about the latest scientific research. These events are FREE and open to the …

Best Director Film Series: Platoon

Tuesday, February 12, 2019
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre 2019 spring film series features Best Director films through the decades; starting in the 30’s.  Academy Award winning Best Director films were chosen each decade to create this …

Boy- Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - Sunday, February 17, 2019
This play is inspired by a true story, Boy explores the hot button issue of gender identity. It is the 1960s, and, after a terrible accident, two parents are convinced to raise their infant son as a …

NIU Art Museum: Idolizing Images

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Artist Slide Presentation with Jeroen Nelemans  - Free and open to the public. Click HERE for additional NIU Art Museum info and upcoming events. Altgeld Hall Room 125 595 College …

Friends “Love Your Library” Party

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Join the Friends of DeKalb Public Library for a “Love Your Library” party and membership drive! Festivities will be held in the main lobby near the fireplace and will begin at 6:30 p.m. Library …

Avalon String Quartet

Thursday, February 14, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Spend the evening listening to a beautiful arrangement of string music. For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Music Building, Recital Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Art on Canvas: Imagination Station

Friday, February 15, 2019
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Do you like art? Do you need a new picture for your room? If so, come to the library to paint your own picture on a canvas that you can hang up at home. Use your imagination and paint anything you …

Dolly, Patsy, Loretta: The Legendary Ladies of Country Music

Friday, February 15, 2019
8:00 pm
Come celebrate the catalogs of the Legendary Ladies of Country Music, spanning three decades of iconic songs from Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn and Dolly Parton. Join us for an unforgettable evening of …

You Can Uke-Ukulele Class

Saturday, February 16, 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Join our hands-on class and receive immediate, get-to-know-it, get-to-do-it instruction in ukulele! Bring your own ukulele or purchase one from the instructor. Call Tricia Hernandez (815-825-9441) …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Toledo

Saturday, February 16, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Women's Basketball team as they take on Toledo! For tickets and more information, please visit niuhuskies.com. Cram the Convo / Play4Kay / Diversity & Inclusion / Spring …

Down the Garden Path Book Club

Saturday, February 16, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Down the Garden Path Book Club will meet to discuss Life in the Garden, a memoir by novelist Penelope Lively. In this book the author reflects on the themes of gardening, art, literature, and …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs. Bowling Green

Saturday, February 16, 2019
3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU Men's Basketball team vs. Bowling Green! Cram the Convo / Diversity & Inclusion / Spring Homecoming -$4 Miller High Life, $8 Meal Deal - Drink, Hot Dog, Chips -Kids Zone: …

Sandwich Opera House Presents: River Road Trio

Saturday, February 16, 2019
7:00 pm
Enjoy the Chicago, IL natives as they play smooth country harmonies combined with unique guitar and piano playing. For tickets and more information and …

Jon Secada

Saturday, February 16, 2019
7:30 pm
Jon Secada is adored by millions around the world and recognized as an international superstar by both fans and peers alike for his soulful and melodic voice.  His acclaimed, romantic vocals fusing …

Cupid’s Culinary Creations

Sunday, February 17, 2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join Tapa La Luna Chef, Chad Warborg as he shares unique tapas recipes that will put the amour in your Valentine meal. Kish College guitar instructor, Eric Schroeder will strum Spanish serenades as …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

Jazz Combo Fest

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Enjoy a night of FREE jazz music! Location: The House Cafe 263 E Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL 60115   For more information please click HERE

Best Director Film Series: Dances with Wolves

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre 2019 spring film series features Best Director films through the decades; starting in the 30’s.  Academy Award winning Best Director films were chosen each decade to create this …

Stories about Centennial Farms in DeKalb County

Wednesday, February 20, 2019
7:00 pm
Driving through DeKalb County, farms are a constant part of the landscape. However, farming itself has experienced many changes over the past hundred years. As part of the DeKalb County History …

NIU Philharmonic Concert

Wednesday, February 20, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Enjoy the beautiful NIU Philharmonic perform under the direction of Danko Drusko For tickets and more information visit niu.edu   Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert …

Resume Review

Thursday, February 21, 2019
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Was one of your New Year’s Resolutions to find a job? Are you feeling stuck in your current line of work and want something different? Perhaps you’re just having a hard time putting together a …

Gardener’s Pathway

Saturday, February 23, 2019
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
University of Illinois Extension DeKalb County and its Master Gardeners are proud to present our annual Gardener’s Pathway! 2019 Gardener’s Pathway has a new format and the registration fee remains …

Medicare Made Clear

Saturday, February 23, 2019
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
There are more Medicare insurance options available than ever before. Finding the right plan requires careful consideration, and we know, an educated consumer will make the right choice. We are here …

Shakespeare Shenanigans

Saturday, February 23, 2019
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Join Northern Illinois University’s Double Duty Improv Troupe for Shakespeare Shenanigans! Come see the lighter side of Shakespeare as we improv our way through his famous scenes and stories. We …

Huskie Hack

Saturday, February 23, 2019 - Sunday, February 24, 2019
12:00 pm - 12:00 pm
This year we're excited to bring you our biggest and best Huskie Hack yet. Our Hack, now for grades 9-12, combines students' passion for social change with their interest in coding. Some new features …

The Stand-up Comedy of Milt Abel

Saturday, February 23, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
A stand-up comedian with over thirty years of professional experience, Milt Abel has performed everywhere from television to cruise ships, from comedy clubs and college campuses, and to corporate …

Cher Tribute- Lisa Irions

Saturday, February 23, 2019
7:00 pm
Lisa Irions is recognized as one of the top Cher impersonators in the world. She brings an exciting performance with audience interaction, live vocals, and amazing costume replicas! For tickets …

The Second City: It’s Not You, It’s Me.

Saturday, February 23, 2019
7:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre in Downtown DeKalb is excited to welcome The Second City: It’s Not You, It’s Me tour!  The Second City has been laughing at love and its infinite scroll of side effects for …

Arthur D. Montzka Memorial Concert

Saturday, February 23, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Symphony No. 4 in B-flat Major, Op. 60, by Ludwig van Beethoven Concerto and soloist to be determined by concerto competition 1812 Overture, Op. 49, by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky There will be a …

Concert Choir

Sunday, February 24, 2019
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Come enjoy an afternoon of beautiful music from the NIU concert choir! For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, …

Stories about Centennial Farms in DeKalb County

Monday, February 25, 2019
6:30 pm
Driving through DeKalb County, farms are a constant part of the landscape. However, farming itself has experienced many changes over the past hundred years. As part of the DeKalb County History …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

Interactive Frankenstein

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us for a unique immersive experience based on the story of Frankenstein as the theatre company Pure Expression makes their American debut at the DeKalb Public Library before heading to Chicago, …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs. Western Michigan

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cheer on the NIU Men's Basketball team as they take on Western Michigan! $4 Miller High Life, $5 Nachos, $5 Mike's Hard Lemonade   For tickets, please visit us at …

Best Director Film Series: The Hurt Locker

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre 2019 spring film series features Best Director films through the decades; starting in the 30’s.  Academy Award winning Best Director films were chosen each decade to create this …

Hamlet- Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - Sunday, March 3, 2019
Under the cover of night, a ghost walks the ramparts of Elsinore Castle in Denmark. It is the recently deceased King Hamlet, and he has explicit instructions for his son, Prince Hamlet. He must …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Eastern Michigan

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU women's basketball as they take on Eastern Michigan! Game Show Wednesday - Jeopardy   For tickets and more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation …

Wind Symphony Concert

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Come enjoy an evening of beautiful music from the NIU Wind Symphony! For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, …

Yoga is for EveryBODY

Thursday, February 28, 2019
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Yoga is for everyBODY. Join us for an hour of all levels yoga instruction with Angelina of wellness event community. Find What Moves You. No experience or “toe touching” required, just a willingness …

Wind Ensemble Concert

Thursday, February 28, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Come enjoy an evening of beautiful music from the NIU Wind Ensemble! For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, …

DeKalb, Genoa, and Sycamore Vintage Shop Hop

Friday, March 1, 2019 - Saturday, March 2, 2019
This is the shopping event of the year! Join downtown DeKalb, Sycamore, and Genoa for a two-day shopping extravaganza. Not only will you discover quaint downtowns full of history and architecture, …

Oral Histories of DeKalb Podcast Series: Informational Session

Friday, March 1, 2019
The Oral Histories of DeKalb podcast series will focus on interviewing older residents (ages 55+) about their personal stories and their connection to DeKalb and its history. The podcasts and the …

Gymnastics vs Illinois State University

Friday, March 1, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU Gymnastics as they take on Illinois State University! Senior Night   For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, …

Home and Business Expo

Saturday, March 2, 2019
For more information visit genoaareachamber.com Location: Genoa-Kingston High School 980 Park Ave, Genoa, IL 60135

Small Potatoes Concert at DeKalb Public Library

Saturday, March 2, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Chicago-based folk duo of Jacquie Manning and Rich Prezioso say it has taken them years of “careful indecision” to develop a repertoire they describe as “Celtic to Cowboy.” After twenty-six years …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs. Eastern Michigan

Saturday, March 2, 2019
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cheer on the NIU Huskies Men's Basketball team as they take on Eastern Michigan! Senior Night / Super Hero Day -$4 Miller High Life, $8 Meal Deal - Drink, Hot Dog, Chips -Halftime: Just for Kix …

Gaelic Storm-Live in Concert!

Sunday, March 3, 2019
7:00 pm
After nearly two decades and more than 3,000 live shows, Gaelic Storm — the chart-topping, multi-national Celtic band — is looking sharper than ever with their latest release, Go Climb a Tree. The …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Monday, March 4, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

Oral Histories of DeKalb Podcast Series: Informational Session

Monday, March 4, 2019
The Oral Histories of DeKalb podcast series will focus on interviewing older residents (ages 55+) about their personal stories and their connection to DeKalb and its history. The podcasts and the …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

Tuesday Movie: Pacific Rim, Uprising (2018)

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us for an adventure of epic proportions in Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018). Jake Pentecost is a once-promising Jaeger pilot whose legendary father gave his life to secure humanity’s victory …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Ball State

Wednesday, March 6, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women's basketball as they take on Ball State! Senior Night / Game Show Wednesday - Let's Make a Deal   For tickets and more information visit …

NIU: All-University Jazz Band Concert

Wednesday, March 6, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Come enjoy a night of jazz music featuring talent from NIU!   Click HERE for tickets and more information Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Thursday, March 7, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

Disney’s “The Little Mermaid”

Thursday, March 7, 2019 - Sunday, March 10, 2019
Bring the whole family to enjoy the classic Disney production that will be sure to make you smile and dance in your seat!   For tickets and more information visit stagecoachers.com Location: …

Brown Bag Lunch/Local Lore – Preserving Our History: Restoration Efforts in Oakwood Cemetery

Thursday, March 7, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Before the Ellwood family planned their palatial mansion at 509 N. First Street, Oakwood Cemetery— the property just to the north— was already a trove of local history. The cemetery, containing …

Culinary Health: Breakfast on the Run

Thursday, March 7, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Breakfast and lunch are important. Yet, many times these meals are skipped or provided by the fast food lane during the busy work week. Simple tips, techniques, and recipes will be demonstrated to …

All-University Chorus

Thursday, March 7, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Come enjoy the beautiful and melodic voices of the NIU Chorus!   For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Friday, March 8, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

IESA State Wrestling Championships

Friday, March 8, 2019 - Saturday, March 9, 2019
For more information visit niuconvo.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL 60115

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Saturday, March 9, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

Annual Easter in the Country Craft Fair

Saturday, March 9, 2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Come enjoy this craft show featuring a wide variety of handmade items from wood and ceramics to clothing and tasty treats! For more information visit sandwich-il.org Location: Sandwich schools …

Theater Fun Under the Sea!

Saturday, March 9, 2019
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
This hands-on learning experience allows kids to be introduced to theater in a positive way! The children will go through a series of mini-workshops throughout the event where they will sing, dance, …

Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Campus Strings, “Spring Pops Concert”

Saturday, March 9, 2019
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Gallery Reception at The Art Box

Sunday, March 10, 2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

Kishwaukee Concert Band Spring Concert

Sunday, March 10, 2019
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Kishwaukee Concert Band will present a Spring Concert on Sunday, March 10th at 3 PM in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, Lucinda Ave., on NIU's campus.  Dave Lehman and Deb Shofner will present …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Monday, March 11, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

The New Tax Laws and You!

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tax reform is HERE, how does it affect YOU? Attend a FREE educational workshop with Northern Illinois Federal Credit Union and Focused Tax Solutions which will explain the impact the new tax law may …

Tuesday Movie: The Hobbit, Battle of the Five Armies (2014)

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
In preparation for our “8 Worlds in 1 Day” event, we are bringing you a few of our favorite worlds that have inspired us over years. Join us for an adventure from Middle Earth in The Hobbit: The …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Thursday, March 14, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

Knittin’ with Kittens

Thursday, March 14, 2019
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Knit or crochet with adorable kitties from Tails! Work on your latest project with the help of some new furry friends. Don’t know how? No problem! Experienced instructors will be available to help …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Friday, March 15, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

Gaming Day

Friday, March 15, 2019
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Join us for several gaming options during this school’s out program. We’ll be playing a fun tabletop RPG, Goblin Quest. Design your goblins and choose a goal for them…but be careful! They only have a …

Blues & Folk Artist Jake Pearson

Friday, March 15, 2019
7:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit sandwichoperahouse.org Location: Sandwich Opera House 140 E Railroad St, Sandwich, IL 60548

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Saturday, March 16, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

Healthy St. Patrick’s Day with Hy-Vee

Saturday, March 16, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Hy-Vee dietitian Lisa Brandt. Lisa will share some tasty recipes incorporating “good for you green foods”. Lisa received her Bachelor of Science degree in …

Annual CCC People For People Auction

Sunday, March 17, 2019
12:30 pm
Open to the public in town or out of town! Live Auction and Silent Auction at Indian Creek Middle School with the proceeds all going toward the programs/items for the K-12 students in Indian Creek …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Monday, March 18, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, March 18, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

Tuesday Movie: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
In preparation for our “8 Worlds in 1 Day” event, we are bringing you a few of our favorite worlds that have inspired us over years. Join us for an adventure from the world of Harry Potter in …

STEM Café: Online Aggression and What We Can Do About It

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us for monthly STEM Cafés – fun, casual gatherings where adults can eat, drink, and chat with STEM professionals about the latest scientific research. These events are FREE and open to the …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Thursday, March 21, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Friday, March 22, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

Molly Tuttle Live

Friday, March 22, 2019
7:00 pm
Molly’s lovely voice, impeccable guitar playing, and sensitive songwriting make her a star on the rise. She has been nominated for 3 IBMA Awards and won first place in the prestigious Chris Austin …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Saturday, March 23, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

Let’s Talk Garden Series: Pruning

Saturday, March 23, 2019
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Turn your thumb green and join Blumen Gardens’ co-owner Joel Barczak for a fun series of mid-morning talks and demonstrations on all the gardening basics. You may just get your hands dirty with some …

Gymnastics MAC Championship

Saturday, March 23, 2019
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Come cheer on NIU Gymnastics as they compete at the MAC Championship!   For more information visit niuhuskies.com Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 W Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL 60115

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Monday, March 25, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

A Perfect Day for an Albatross: Experiences on Midway Atoll

Monday, March 25, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Meet island ecology researcher Wieteke Holthuijzen as she shares her friend Caren Loebel-Fried’s book, A Perfect Day for an Albatross, and their unique experience volunteering on Midway Atoll. Fly …

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, March 25, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 15th, “Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead offer warm soup and tours of the Homestead and Museum from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center will …

Tuesday Movie: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (2006)

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
In preparation for our “8 Worlds in 1 Day” event, we are bringing you a few of our favorite worlds that have inspired us over years. Join us for an adventure from the world of Narnia in The Lion, The …

NIU Jazz Faculty/Student Engagement

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Recital Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Art & Innovation Makerspace

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - Thursday, March 28, 2019
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Barbed wire was invented to solve a real-world problem: farmers needed an inexpensive way to fence in their land! By coming up with creative solutions, DeKalb’s famous innovators— Jacob Haish, Joseph …

DATA: BIG/-driven/Visualized

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - Friday, May 17, 2019
This exhibition delves into the array of manner in which data surrounds us, impacts us and is interpreted. For more information visit niu.edu Location:  First Floor West End, Altgeld Hall, 116, …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Thursday, March 28, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

Community Expo

Thursday, March 28, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore and DeKalb Chambers of Commerce are once again hosting a Community Expo on Thursday, March 28. Over 110 local business and organizations are scheduled to participate. The expo will …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Friday, March 29, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

Red Hot Chilli Pipers – Live at the Egyptian Theatre

Friday, March 29, 2019
8:00 pm
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!!! Bagpipes with attitude. The Red Hot Chili Pipers is a 9-piece ensemble consisting of pipers, guitarists, keyboards, and drummers. They have created a unique fusion of …

The Art Box Exhibit: The Garden Realm

Saturday, March 30, 2019
Through the month of March, The Art Box in downtown DeKalb is hosting an exhibition of fanciful color digital photographs called, “The Garden Realm”, by local artist and The Art Box Gallery owner, …

World of Reading: 8 Worlds In 1 Day

Saturday, March 30, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Travel with us to various lands as we celebrate classic and popular fictional worlds throughout the library. Grab a passport and travel to one of our 8 Worlds of Reading! Ask for a sticker at each …

8 Countries in 1 Day

Saturday, March 30, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Hold onto your hats, DeKalb! Patrons are invited to a whirlwind adventure around the world as we portray the customs of eight different countries throughout the library. Each country will have …

The Haunts of Malta at Town Hall

Saturday, March 30, 2019
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Spirits are everywhere….even in Malta. Gather with other spirit hunters at the historic Malta Town Hall to hear the legends of Malta’s haunted past and present. Riveting storytelling, music, and …

Park Foundation Benefit Gala

Sunday, March 31, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Help support the Sandwich Park District's efforts to develop a community dog park by attending the Park Foundation Benefit Gala. This lively event will feature Tapas, Live Music, a Silent Auction and …

NIU Opera Theatre

Sunday, March 31, 2019
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, April 1, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, April 2, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

NIU School of Theatre and Dance: Wonderfully Alice, A Devised Piece

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - Sunday, April 7, 2019
Wonderfully Alice is a faculty-driven, student-created devised piece based on the imagination, language, and whimsy of Lewis Carrol. You won't want to miss this unique show! Wednesday, April 3 …

Egyptian Theatre Presents: Rockstar Roadshow

Friday, April 5, 2019
8:00 pm
Back by popular demand!! (Previously called "Legends of Rock") Imagine four legendary rock bands taking the stage on the same night! Rockstar Roadshow is the multi-tribute show that brings the …

Let’s Talk Garden Series: New Landscape

Saturday, April 6, 2019
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Turn your thumb green and join Blumen Gardens’ co-owner Joel Barczak for a fun series of mid-morning talks and demonstrations on all the gardening basics. You may just get your hands dirty with some …

Steelpan Studio, All-University Steelband & CSA Steelband Concert

Sunday, April 7, 2019
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Tina Zemzemi tzemzemi@niu.edu 815-753-1551 Click HERE for information

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, April 8, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

NIU Graduate Jazztet

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
6:30 pm
Come enjoy an evening of free jazz music featuring the NIU Graduate Jazztet For more information visit niu.edu Location: The House Cafe 263 E. Lincoln Highway, DeKalb, IL 60115

Avalon String Quartet Concert

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Music Building, Recital Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Tina Zemzemi tzemzemi@niu.edu 815-753-1551 Click HERE for tickets and more information

NIU School of Theatre and Dance: BFA/MFA Showcase

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - Sunday, April 14, 2019
The BFA/MFA Showcase displays the training and hard work for our actors at NIU. The showcase will present video reels and live action scenes that highlight the best of each actor’s abilities. Join us …

Taste of Spring

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Discover Sycamore is proud to present the sixth annual Taste of Spring in downtown Sycamore on Wednesday, April 11th from 4-8 pm. Come experience an evening dedicated to the finer things in life. …

Chinese Music Ensemble Concert

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Recital Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Middle Eastern Music Ensemble Concert

Thursday, April 11, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Music Building Recital Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Tina Zemzemi tzemzemi@niu.edu 815-753-1551 Click HERE for tickets and more information

NIU Jazz Orchestra

Thursday, April 11, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Or contact Tina Zemzemi at tzemzemi@niu.edu or 815-753-1551     Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, …

World Music Fusion Concert

Friday, April 12, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The NIU School of Music will be having their World Music Fusion performance on Saturday, April 12th at 6:30 pm. For tickets and more information, please visit niu.edu. Location: Music Building …

Let’s Talk Garden Series: Seed Starting

Saturday, April 13, 2019
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Turn your thumb green and join Blumen Gardens’ co-owner Joel Barczak for a fun series of mid-morning talks and demonstrations on all the gardening basics. You may just get your hands dirty with some …

World Music Concert

Sunday, April 14, 2019
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location:  Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, April 15, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

NIU Percussion Ensemble Concert

Monday, April 15, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

STEM Café: The Hunt for Dark Matter: How the New SENSEI Experiment is Advancing Astrophysics

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us for monthly STEM Cafés – fun, casual gatherings where adults can eat, drink, and chat with STEM professionals about the latest scientific research. These events are FREE and open to the …

Jazz ComboFest

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
6:30 pm
Come enjoy a free night of jazz featuring the NIU jazz band!   For more information visit niu.edu Location: The House Cafe 263 E. Lincoln Highway, DeKalb, IL 60115

NIU Latin Jazz Dance Party

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
8:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Wind Ensemble Concert

Thursday, April 18, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location:  Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Garden Gate to Spring Antique Show

Friday, April 19, 2019 - Saturday, April 20, 2019
Join us for the Annual Garden Gate to Spring Antique Show at Blumen Gardens! Spend the day shopping regional antique dealers offering antiques, collectibles, architecture, primitives, country, and …

Egyptian Theatre Presents Scotty McCreery Live!

Friday, April 19, 2019
8:00 pm
102.3 The Coyote welcomes country music sensation Scotty McCreery! He has quickly established himself as one of country music’s hottest new stars with hits including “Five More Minutes,” “This is …

Breakfast with the Bunny & Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 20, 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Breakfast with the Bunny HOPKINS TERRACE ROOM Breakfast service starts at 9:00am Bunny visits from 9:00-10:00am $7 per person (adults & kids 2 yrs+) Breakfast provided by Fatty’s …

Community Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 20, 2019
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
We’re so excited for this year’s Community Egg Hunt! We had over 1,300 people last year and quickly ran out of parking, so we’ve moved our event to Sycamore High School this year! For …

The Easter Bunny Train Rides

Saturday, April 20, 2019
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Waterman & Western Railroad presents: Free Train Rides with the Easter Bunny Free train rides with the Easter Bunny, who will have eggs for the kids! Professional photos will be …

NIU Steelband Concert

Sunday, April 21, 2019
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu  Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, April 22, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

Wind Symphony Concert

Monday, April 22, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

NIU Jazz Ensemble Concert

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Spring Dance Concert: Le Corsaire

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - Sunday, April 28, 2019
Come enjoy NIU's wonderful production of  Le Corsaire! This production is a ballet of colorful pirates, beautiful slaves, and classic romance and is based on Lord Byron’s epic poem The …

2019 Spring Fashion and Garden Show

Thursday, April 25, 2019
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Celebrate the start of Spring with Blumen Gardens and four featured Local Businesses showcasing products inspired by the latest trends of Spring 2019! View the FIRST LOOK of the newest Spring …

Calendar Girls

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - Saturday, April 27, 2019
7:30 pm
Calendar Girls by Tim Firth is based on a true story about eleven British WJ members who posed nude to raise money for the Leukemia Research Fund. This show will leave you laughing, crying, and …

All-University Chorus

Thursday, April 25, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Come enjoy the beautiful and melodic voices of the NIU Chorus!   For tickets and more information visit niu.edu Location: Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall 550 Lucinda Ave, …

Victor E. Ball

Saturday, April 27, 2019
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Fourth Annual Victor E. Ball, NIU Athletics premier fundraising event, will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at the NIU Naperville Conference Center. This special evening features special …

Calendar Girls

Sunday, April 28, 2019
2:00 pm
Calendar Girls by Tim Firth is based on a true story about eleven British WJ members who posed nude to raise money for the Leukemia Research Fund. This show will leave you laughing, crying, and …

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, April 29, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Give DeKalb County

Thursday, May 2, 2019
12:00 am
2019 is the 6th anniversary of Give DeKalb County— a 24-hour giving day supporting nonprofit organizations and growing philanthropy in DeKalb County. On May 2, 2019, donors can give online at …

Cortland Community-Wide Garage Sales

Friday, May 3, 2019 - Saturday, May 4, 2019
Community-wide garage sales through the town of Cortland. For more information, click HERE or visit cortlandil.org Enjoy a day of shopping for treasures!

Calendar Girls

Friday, May 3, 2019 - Saturday, May 4, 2019
7:30 pm
Calendar Girls by Tim Firth is based on a true story about eleven British WJ members who posed nude to raise money for the Leukemia Research Fund. This show will leave you laughing, crying, and …

Denny Diamond and the Jewels

Saturday, May 4, 2019
7:00 pm
Sandwich Opera House presents Denny Diamond and The Jewels. A well-known band from the Chicago area, this dynamic group specializes in playing the hits of legendary singer Neil Diamond. A show the …

22nd Annual Cinco de Mayo

Sunday, May 5, 2019
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Come join Taxco Restaurant and celebrate our 22nd annual Cinco De Mayo! We will be enjoying a family-friendly event with live music, ethnic dancers, piñatas, pony rides, climbing wall, games, …

Calendar Girls

Sunday, May 5, 2019
2:00 pm
Calendar Girls by Tim Firth is based on a true story about eleven British WJ members who posed nude to raise money for the Leukemia Research Fund. This show will leave you laughing, crying, and …

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, May 6, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, May 7, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, May 13, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, May 14, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Let’s Talk Garden Series: Shade Garden

Saturday, May 18, 2019
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Turn your thumb green and join Blumen Gardens’ co-owner Joel Barczak for a fun series of mid-morning talks and demonstrations on all the gardening basics. You may just get your hands dirty with some …

Heartless – Tribute to Heart

Saturday, May 18, 2019
7:00 pm
Sandwich Opera House presents Heartless live! From the release of their first album in 1976 to their 2013 induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Heart has been one of the most successful …

Master Naturalist Training

Monday, May 20, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension invites adults of all ages to join them for the 2019 Illinois Master Naturalist program. The classes will be held at the Russell Woods Forest Preserve, 11750 IL-72, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, May 21, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Foggy Mem’ry Boys

Friday, May 24, 2019
7:00 pm
Sandwich Opera House presents the Foggy Mem’ry Boys, which features some of the best musicians in the Fox Valley region of Northern Illinois. They love to perform live and have pleased many audiences …

Memorial Day Parade & Program – DeKalb

Monday, May 27, 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Memorial Day Parade and Program will be Monday, May 27th. The parade will begin at 9 a.m. with a short program to follow at the Ellwood House. Tours of the Ellwood House first floor will be free …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, May 28, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Northern Illinois Art Show

Saturday, June 1, 2019 - Sunday, June 2, 2019
Celebrating 48 years on the beautiful courthouse lawn in historic Sycamore, Illinois, the Kishwaukee Valley Art League will hold its annual Northern Illinois Art Show on June 1st and 2nd. This two …

Bold Spirits Fest

Saturday, June 1, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The DeKalb County Convention & Visitors Bureau presents the second annual gathering of the DeKalb County Bold Spirits at Jonamac Orchard. Enjoy a unique tasting event from spirits, wine, hard cider, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, June 4, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, June 4, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, June 6, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, June 13, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, June 18, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, June 18, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, June 20, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Artist & Maker Market in the Gardens

Sunday, June 23, 2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join us at Blumen Gardens for our Summer Artist and Maker Markets! Support local talented artists and makers featuring their one-of-a-kind goods and handmade creations including paintings, drawings, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, June 25, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, June 25, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, June 27, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Sandwich Early Day Engine Club Tractor Parade

Friday, June 28, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The Sandwich Early Day Engine Club will be hosting a tractor parade through town on Friday night prior to the 48th annual show on Saturday. We would love to have you join us on your tractor or just …

Sandwich Early Day Engine Club 48th Annual Show

Saturday, June 29, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
See farming history come to life! Bring your tractor or engine to display or just come and enjoy the day with us! Featuring: John Deere Tractors, John Deere Engines, and Related …

Sandwich Early Day Engine Club Tractor Ride

Sunday, June 30, 2019
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
The Sandwich Early Day Engine Club will be hosting a 25 mile tractor ride on Sunday after our 48th Annual Show (on Saturday, June 29th). All are welcome to bring a tractor and …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, July 2, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, July 2, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

Independence Day 5K Run/Walk

Thursday, July 4, 2019
8:00 am - 10:00 am
run/walk Begin your 4th of July celebration with family and friends at the Independence Day 5K Run/Walk. Participants are encouraged to dress with American spirit (red, white, blue). The …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, July 4, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, July 9, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, July 9, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, July 11, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, July 18, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

“Let’s Dance” Big Band Weekend

Friday, July 19, 2019 - Sunday, July 21, 2019
The 3-day event will be held at NIU's Duke Ellington Ballroom in the Holmes Student Center, located at 340 Carroll Ave, DeKalb, Il. 60115 Registration is now open! Best deals offered January 15th …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, July 23, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, July 23, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, July 25, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Cruise Night

Saturday, July 27, 2019
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
The 50’s are making a come-back in Sycamore during the Cruise Night, the opening event for the Turning Back Time Weekend! On Saturday, July 27th, hop in your ride and cruise downtown Sycamore for …

Artist & Maker Market in the Gardens

Sunday, July 28, 2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join us at Blumen Gardens for our Summer Artist and Maker Markets! Support local talented artists and makers featuring their one-of-a-kind goods and handmade creations including paintings, drawings, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, July 30, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, July 30, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, August 1, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, August 6, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, August 6, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, August 8, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Author Fair

Saturday, August 10, 2019
Learn about the recent publications of area authors from the writers themselves. The library’s main lobby will be filled with local authors showcasing their works and answering questions throughout …

DeKalb County Barn Tour

Saturday, August 10, 2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
The DeKalb County Barn Tour is a one-day, self-guided driving tour of eight barns in Victor Township, located at the mid-point of the southern county line for DeKalb County. The Barn Tour is jointly …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, August 13, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, August 13, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, August 15, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, August 22, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Artist & Maker Market in the Gardens

Sunday, August 25, 2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join us at Blumen Gardens for our Summer Artist and Maker Markets! Support local talented artists and makers featuring their one-of-a-kind goods and handmade creations including paintings, drawings, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, August 27, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, August 27, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, August 29, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

NIU Huskie Football Home Opener: NIU vs. Illinois State

Saturday, August 31, 2019
Come out and cheer on the Huskies as they take on ISU in the season opener! For full details including schedule and ticket info, go to https://niuhuskies.com/index.aspx?path=football Huskie …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, September 3, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, September 3, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, September 5, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

DeKalb Kite Fest

Sunday, September 8, 2019
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Looking for a fun family day out?  DeKalb Kite Festival is a full day of family fun. Kids will enjoy seeing the giant inflatable kites, dancing kites, and stunt kites high up in the sky. This …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, September 12, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Wine on the Terrace at Ellwood House Museum

Saturday, September 14, 2019
The Ellwood House terraces and gardens provide a picturesque setting for an evening of fine wine, unique appetizers, and live music. Tickets are $50 in advance. Ellwood House Museum 509 North …

Let’s Talk Garden Series: Bulbs

Saturday, September 14, 2019
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Turn your thumb green and join Blumen Gardens’ co-owner Joel Barczak for a fun series of mid-morning talks and demonstrations on all the gardening basics. You may just get your hands dirty with some …

Artist & Maker Market in the Gardens

Sunday, September 15, 2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join us at Blumen Gardens for our Summer Artist and Maker Markets! Support local talented artists and makers featuring their one-of-a-kind goods and handmade creations including paintings, drawings, …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, September 19, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, September 26, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th - Sept 26th) …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, October 8, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, October 15, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Pop-Con

Saturday, October 19, 2019
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Are you a lover of all things related to pop culture? TV addict? Movie aficionado? Comic book collector? Dress up in your cosplay best and join us for DeKalb Public Library’s first annual Pop-Con: a …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Spooktacular – Downtown DeKalb Trick-or-Treat

Thursday, October 24, 2019
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Dress up in your best Halloween costume and bring the kids out for a safe, fun, trick-or-treating event at over 30 downtown businesses For more information visit downtowndekalb.org or call …

Pumpkin Fest Historic Homes Tour

Sunday, October 27, 2019
Celebrate Pumpkin Fest with the DeKalb County History Center's Historic Homes tour. Tickets are $25 per person/$40 a pair. Advance available at the DeKalb County History Center and Sweet Earth the …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, October 29, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

International Indian Icon 20 Episode Production

Saturday, November 2, 2019 - Thursday, November 7, 2019
Gee Vision & Redberri Earth Foundation present 3iii - a platform for Indian talent across the globe and the biggest Indian performance reality show! Go to internationalindianicon.com for event and …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, November 5, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

International Indian Icon: 3iii Fashion Show

Friday, November 8, 2019
International Indian Icon - a platform for Indian talent across the globe and the biggest Indian performance reality show! Visit internationalindianicon.com for event and ticket …

International Indian Icon Grand Finale

Saturday, November 9, 2019
International Indian Icon - a platform for Indian talent across the globe and the biggest Indian performance reality show! Go to internationalindianicon.com for event and ticket …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, November 12, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Holiday Traditions at Ellwood House Museum

Friday, November 15, 2019 - Sunday, December 8, 2019
Kick off your holiday season with a visit to the elegantly decorated Ellwood mansion. Enjoy a guided tour during the last two weeks of November, or join us for the three-day holiday event weekend in …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, November 26, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Santa Comes to Town

Thursday, November 28, 2019
Cookies, cocoa,  and caroling at the Egyptian Theatre help to celebrate Santa's arrival into Downtown DeKalb. For more information visit cityofdekalb.com

IHSA Football Championships

Friday, November 29, 2019 - Saturday, November 30, 2019
NIU Huskie Stadium - 1245 Stadium Drive, DeKalb (map) Welcome to the IHSA State Football Championships at Huskie Stadium! 2 days, 8 games, 16 teams, thousands of football fans from across the …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, December 3, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Cat Yoga

Friday, December 6, 2019
6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Cats & Yoga?! TAILS Human Society brings the cats to YOU while all levels yoga instruction and totally “paw”some cat puns are provided by Angelina of Find What Moves You. Be prepared for a fuzzy out …

Carriage Rides in Downtown DeKalb

Saturday, December 7, 2019
Enjoy a complimentary old-fashioned horse-drawn carriage ride around downtown DeKalb and visit with Santa. Visit dekalb.org or call 815-756-6306 for more information

Visits with Santa

Saturday, December 7, 2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bring your wishlists and come meet the jolly man himself  in Downtown DeKalb, Van Buer Plaza from 11 am - 2 pm Location: 148-198 N 2nd St, DeKalb, IL 60115 For more information visit …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, December 10, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Visits with Santa

Thursday, December 12, 2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bring your wishlists and come meet the jolly man himself  in Downtown DeKalb, Van Buer Plaza from 11 am - 2 pm Location: 148-198 N 2nd St, DeKalb, IL 60115 For more information visit …

Visits with Santa

Saturday, December 14, 2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bring your wishlists and come meet the jolly man himself  in Downtown DeKalb, Van Buer Plaza from 11 am - 2 pm Location: 148-198 N 2nd St, DeKalb, IL 60115 For more information visit …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, December 17, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Visits with Santa

Saturday, December 21, 2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bring your wishlists and come meet the jolly man himself  in Downtown DeKalb, Van Buer Plaza from 11 am - 2 pm Location: 148-198 N 2nd St, DeKalb, IL 60115 For more information visit …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, December 24, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, December 31, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Tuesday, January 7, 2020
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Drop in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into …