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“Summer Knights” on Display at The Art Box

Sunday, June 2, 2019 - Sunday, June 30, 2019
śSummer Knights”, an original series of fantastical comic book illustrations by local artist Andy Hongisto will be on display at The Art Box in downtown De Kalb from June 2 – 30, 2019. Andy Hongist …

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 …

Cat Yoga

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - Thursday, June 4, 2020
6:00 pm - 6:45 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 …

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) …

Sycamore Summer Concert Series

Thursday, June 6, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursdays • June - August • 7pm • FREE Good Tymes Shelter, Sports Complex Bring a picnic or purchase food and beverages from the Caddyshack Grill, on site. If you want to move and dancing isn’t …

Movies in the Park

Friday, June 7, 2019
DeKalb, Sycamore & Sandwich Park Districts host a Friday Family Movie in the Park three Fridays a month. Come out for an old favorite or a new release as the inflatable big screen travels from town …

Sunday at Sandwich Antique Show

Sunday, June 9, 2019
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
A monthly market for shopping quality antiques and collectibles, crafts, and garden items held at the Sandwich Fairgrounds. The successful Sunday at Sandwich Antiques Show begins its 2019 season …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
The 165th year of free concerts begins on Tuesday, June 11th. Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the …

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 …

Tuesdays on the Town: Touch a Truck

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Come join the fun starting on Tuesday, June 11th from 5:30-7:30 p.m. for Tuesdays on the Town: Touch a Truck. This event is great for all ages. We will be featuring a variety of city vehicles such as …

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) …

Sycamore Summer Concert Series

Thursday, June 13, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursdays • June - August • 7pm • FREE Good Tymes Shelter, Sports Complex Bring a picnic or purchase food and beverages from the Caddyshack Grill, on site. If you want to move and dancing isn’t …

Movies in the Park

Friday, June 14, 2019
DeKalb, Sycamore & Sandwich Park Districts host a Friday Family Movie in the Park three Fridays a month. Come out for an old favorite or a new release as the inflatable big screen travels from town …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, June 18, 2019
The 165th year of free concerts begins on Tuesday, June 11th. Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the …

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 …

Music at the Mansion Summer Concert Series

Wednesday, June 19, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us this summer for the 2019 Music at the Mansion concert series. Each Wednesday evening from June 19 to August 7 (except July 3), free 90-minute performances in a variety of genres will be …

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) …

Magic Matt’s Family Fun Show

Thursday, June 20, 2019
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Magician and balloon artist Matthew Scherer returns to present a participatory program full of magically illustrated stories and routines. Laugh and marvel at his stunning tricks! No registration …

Sycamore Summer Concert Series

Thursday, June 20, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursdays • June - August • 7pm • FREE Good Tymes Shelter, Sports Complex Bring a picnic or purchase food and beverages from the Caddyshack Grill, on site. If you want to move and dancing isn’t …

Movies in the Park

Friday, June 21, 2019
DeKalb, Sycamore & Sandwich Park Districts host a Friday Family Movie in the Park three Fridays a month. Come out for an old favorite or a new release as the inflatable big screen travels from town …

Genoa’s Farmers Market

Saturday, June 22, 2019
The Genoa Farmer’s Market is designed to support our local farmers while providing fresh and homegrown items to our community. Be sure to come out to our markets this summer for a unique and fun …

Sycamore Art Trail

Saturday, June 22, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Enjoy a unique opportunity to drive through the area and visit artists in their studios during the 3rd annual Sycamore Art Trail. Art, textiles, pottery, and repurposed items are available for sale. …

Medicare Made Clear

Saturday, June 22, 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 …

Born in a Trunk

Saturday, June 22, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Stop by the library to hear the fascinating true life story of the famous Bryant Showboat family as presented by JoAleene Miranda. JoAleene is the fourth generation and granddaughter of Billy Bryant, …

Balloons, Brews, and Blues

Saturday, June 22, 2019
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
This new event kicking off the summer season will feature a variety of hot air balloons, craft beers from brewers including DeKalb's own Forge Brewhouse, and blues music. Food vendors will also be on …

Glidden Homestead Arts at the Barn

Sunday, June 23, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Don’t miss out on Arts at the Barn! Local artists will show and sell their work on the grounds of the Joseph F. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center. This event is free and open to the public. …

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, …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, June 25, 2019
The 165th year of free concerts begins on Tuesday, June 11th. Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the …

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 …

Music at the Mansion Summer Concert Series

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us this summer for the 2019 Music at the Mansion concert series. Each Wednesday evening from June 19 to August 7 (except July 3), free 90-minute performances in a variety of genres will be …

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) …

Robin’s Dog Stars

Thursday, June 27, 2019
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Join Robin Bengtson and dog stars Cedar, a border collie, and Gracie, a black lab, for a fun and entertaining show full of amazing canine tricks. See Cedar and Gracie jump through hoops, count, and …

Sycamore Summer Concert Series

Thursday, June 27, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursdays • June - August • 7pm • FREE Good Tymes Shelter, Sports Complex Bring a picnic or purchase food and beverages from the Caddyshack Grill, on site. If you want to move and dancing isn’t …

Movies in the Park

Friday, June 28, 2019
DeKalb, Sycamore & Sandwich Park Districts host a Friday Family Movie in the Park three Fridays a month. Come out for an old favorite or a new release as the inflatable big screen travels from town …

Celebration Chorale Patriotic Cantata – “The Patriot Song”

Friday, June 28, 2019 - Sunday, June 30, 2019
The Celebration Chorale will present its annual Patriotic cantata, “The Patriot Song.” This production will once again be performed in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall in the Music Building on …

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 …

Old North Grove School Open House Weekend

Saturday, June 29, 2019 - Sunday, June 30, 2019
Old North Grove School, built in 1878 by Swedish immigrants and used as a rural school until 1952, is the last remaining one-room country school on its original site in DeKalb County. It is listed on …

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 …

Hinckley Fireworks Fest

Saturday, June 29, 2019
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
FUN for the whole family! Gates Open at 4:00pm! Free Admission! Donations Welcome! It's a day full of family fun, food, music & the best FIREWORKS show in DeKalb County! Don't miss our 3rd annual …

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 …

Maker Monday at the DeKalb Public Library: How to Make Dungeons and Dragons Terrain

Monday, July 1, 2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Are you’re an aspiring dungeon master looking to take your game up a notch? Are your Warhammer tables looking a little barren? Maybe you just like to build dioramas? Then this is the perfect class …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, July 2, 2019
The 165th year of free concerts begins on Tuesday, June 11th. Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the …

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 …

Shabbona’s Annual 4th of July Festival & Parade

Thursday, July 4, 2019
Shabbona's annual 4th of July Celebration is full of fun events throughout the day! Pancake Breakfast: 7am-10am @ Shabbona Fire Department, 103 E. Navaho St Start your 4th of July out with a …

Lake Shabbona – 4th of July Fireworks

Thursday, July 4, 2019
What a way to enjoy fireworks!!!  At dusk, Shabbona Fireworks Committee presents a dynamic display of fireworks reflecting off the glistening waters of Lake Shabbona on Thursday, July 4th. The …

Lee 4th of July Parade

Thursday, July 4, 2019
Contact the Village of Lee for more information at villageofleeclerk@gmail.com

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) …

DeKalb Hopkins Park – 4th of July Celebration

Thursday, July 4, 2019
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Bring chairs, blankets, games, and appetites for an afternoon and evening with family and friends. Food booths from many favorite local caterers, grills, and vendors will be on site in the early …

Movies in the Park

Friday, July 5, 2019
DeKalb, Sycamore & Sandwich Park Districts host a Friday Family Movie in the Park three Fridays a month. Come out for an old favorite or a new release as the inflatable big screen travels from town …

Kirkland 4th of July Celebration

Friday, July 5, 2019 - Saturday, July 6, 2019
Car Show This year will be our 71st anniversary and our celebration will be bigger than ever! This year's celebration includes arts & crafts, bags tournament, 50/50 raffle, flea market, food, …

Ancestry Library Edition Basics

Friday, July 5, 2019
3:00 pm - 4:00 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 …

Sandwich Freedom Days

Saturday, July 6, 2019 - Sunday, July 7, 2019
Schedule of Events: Saturday, July 6th 8:00 am-4:00 pm  Car and Bike Show downtown (off Railroad Street) 10:00 am  Parade 3:00 pm Main Gate opens at the Sandwich Fairgrounds Fireworks Display …

Maker Monday at the DeKalb Public Library: How to Make Dungeons and Dragons Terrain

Monday, July 8, 2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Are you’re an aspiring dungeon master looking to take your game up a notch? Are your Warhammer tables looking a little barren? Maybe you just like to build dioramas? Then this is the perfect class …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, July 9, 2019
The 165th year of free concerts begins on Tuesday, June 11th. Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the …

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 …

Tuesdays on the Town: Touch a Truck

Tuesday, July 9, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Come join the fun starting on Tuesday, June 11th from 5:30-7:30 p.m. for Tuesdays on the Town: Touch a Truck. This event is great for all ages. We will be featuring a variety of city vehicles such as …

Music at the Mansion Summer Concert Series

Wednesday, July 10, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us this summer for the 2019 Music at the Mansion concert series. Each Wednesday evening from June 19 to August 7 (except July 3), free 90-minute performances in a variety of genres will be …

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) …

A Night of 1920s Fun at Whiskey Acres

Thursday, July 11, 2019
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Step back into the time of Prohibition...cocktails, music by Barb City Stompers, appetizers by Chef Rudy Galindo, distillery tour & souvenir, silent auction and photo ops! Fashion of the times is …

Sycamore Summer Concert Series

Thursday, July 11, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursdays • June - August • 7pm • FREE Good Tymes Shelter, Sports Complex Bring a picnic or purchase food and beverages from the Caddyshack Grill, on site. If you want to move and dancing isn’t …

Movies in the Park

Friday, July 12, 2019
DeKalb, Sycamore & Sandwich Park Districts host a Friday Family Movie in the Park three Fridays a month. Come out for an old favorite or a new release as the inflatable big screen travels from town …

Genoa Area Chamber Annual Golf Outing: Luau on the Links

Friday, July 12, 2019
11:00 am
Enjoy a great day of golf and socializing with business associates & friends featuring: 18-hole scramble at the Sycamore Golf Course and lunch, dinner, raffles & awards presentation. 10-10:45 am …

2019 Garden Walk

Saturday, July 13, 2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
The University of Illinois Extension DeKalb County Master Gardeners’ twelfth annual Garden Walk will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday, July 13, rain or shine. Five beautiful private …

Biking with Beanzie

Sunday, July 14, 2019
6:30 am - 3:30 pm
Bike Biking with Beanzie (BWB) is a recreational ride presented by Kishwaukee Kiwanis Club of DeKalb and sponsored by Northwestern Medicine and other donors. The ride route consists of primarily …

Sunday at Sandwich Antique Show

Sunday, July 14, 2019
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
A monthly market for shopping quality antiques and collectibles, crafts, and garden items held at the Sandwich Fairgrounds. The successful Sunday at Sandwich Antiques Show begins its 2019 season …

Meet Me at the Fair

Sunday, July 14, 2019
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Take a step back in time for old-fashioned family fun! This free event is a great way to make memories with your family while supporting Pay-It-Forward House and our guests! Come by for free food, …

Maker Monday at the DeKalb Public Library: How to Make Dungeons and Dragons Terrain

Monday, July 15, 2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Are you’re an aspiring dungeon master looking to take your game up a notch? Are your Warhammer tables looking a little barren? Maybe you just like to build dioramas? Then this is the perfect class …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
The 165th year of free concerts begins on Tuesday, June 11th. Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the …

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 …

Farm to Table with Hy-Vee

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Come learn about the bounty of the garden with Lisa Brandt from Hy-Vee. Try roasted green beans with lemon and walnut, baked mac and cheese cups, and bucatini with sausage and kale — then take your …

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 …

Tweens Read and Space Adventure Program

Wednesday, July 17, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join other tweens, ages 9-12, in this dual program in honor of the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 moon landing. Read a loaned copy of the book I Love You, Michael Collins by Lauren Baratz-Logsted, …

Resume Workshop

Wednesday, July 17, 2019
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Resumes are the first stepping stone to getting that job you’ve been thinking about applying to for awhile. The problem, however, is how do you present yourself in a way that convinces the employer …

Malta Music in the Park – Rockin Moxie

Wednesday, July 17, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Enjoy live music in the park! Rockin Moxie is a soulful, pop/rock cover band. https://www.facebook.com/Rockinmoxieband/ Free event. For more information, please visit …

Music at the Mansion Summer Concert Series

Wednesday, July 17, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us this summer for the 2019 Music at the Mansion concert series. Each Wednesday evening from June 19 to August 7 (except July 3), free 90-minute performances in a variety of genres will be …

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) …

Ben’s Bubble Show

Thursday, July 18, 2019
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ben Jimenez presents a mind-blowing show featuring bubble magic, illusions, and sculptures. Volunteer to help him out with a trick or two — you may even end up inside a giant bubble! It’s fun for the …

Sycamore Summer Concert Series

Thursday, July 18, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursdays • June - August • 7pm • FREE Good Tymes Shelter, Sports Complex Bring a picnic or purchase food and beverages from the Caddyshack Grill, on site. If you want to move and dancing isn’t …

Movies in the Park

Friday, July 19, 2019
DeKalb, Sycamore & Sandwich Park Districts host a Friday Family Movie in the Park three Fridays a month. Come out for an old favorite or a new release as the inflatable big screen travels from town …

Let’s Dance Big Band Weekend

Friday, July 19, 2019 - Sunday, July 21, 2019
Join the party! This dynamic, fun-filled 3-day event will be held at NIU's Duke Ellington Ballroom in the Holmes Student Center. Registration is now open! Best deals offered January 15th - May …

Waterman Summer Fest and Antique Tractor & Truck Show

Saturday, July 20, 2019
Come join us for a day of affordable family fun in the park! The Waterman Lions Summerfest and Antique Tractor & Truck Show is always held on the third Saturday in July at Waterman Lions Park in …

Women’s Ambulance Safety Patrol – DeKalb Unit During WWII

Saturday, July 20, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Rockford Original Discovered in Archives! Veterans’ Memorial Hall & Museum opened a scrapbook in their archives to unearth a Rockford first! On April 3, 1940, the women of Rockford founded …

DKCU v. Edgewater Castle FC

Saturday, July 20, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
2019 Season Finale! Admission: $5 For more info, please visit https://www.dkcunited.com/ NIU Track and Field Soccer Complex Stadium Dr W DeKalb, IL 60115, USA

Malta Community Movie Night – Dumbo 2019

Saturday, July 20, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Come see Dumbo 2019 at Malta's Community Movie Night Free event! Sponsored by Malta Public Library & the Village of Malta. For more information, please visit …

Maker Monday at the DeKalb Public Library: How to Make Dungeons and Dragons Terrain

Monday, July 22, 2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Are you’re an aspiring dungeon master looking to take your game up a notch? Are your Warhammer tables looking a little barren? Maybe you just like to build dioramas? Then this is the perfect class …

Yoga: It’s a Mind, Body, Spirit Thing

Monday, July 22, 2019
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Life can be stressful, we all know that, and there are many ways to practice self-care. One way that has be scientifically been supported to increase your mood and overall relaxation is yoga. This …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, July 23, 2019
The 165th year of free concerts begins on Tuesday, June 11th. Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the …

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 …

Music at the Mansion Summer Concert Series

Wednesday, July 24, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us this summer for the 2019 Music at the Mansion concert series. Each Wednesday evening from June 19 to August 7 (except July 3), free 90-minute performances in a variety of genres will be …

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) …

Cold-Blooded Creatures

Thursday, July 25, 2019
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bubba’s back! Are you ready to see this 8-foot-long alligator (who weighs over 200 pounds), along with a tortoise and a variety of snakes and lizards? Jim Nesci captivates audiences with a collection …

NIU Football Community Celebration at DeKalb Farmer’s Market

Thursday, July 25, 2019
11:30 am
Did you know that college football will be celebrating its 150th Anniversary during the 2019 season? 2019 also marks NIU Football’s 50th year as an NCAA Division I football program! Come on out to …

Anniversary Garden Party

Thursday, July 25, 2019
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Blumen Gardens is celebrating 30 years in business, and it's time to celebrate! Enjoy an Open House evening in the gardens with your friends and family, and reminisce on all the memories you have of …

Dueling Pianos

Thursday, July 25, 2019
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Kishwaukee United Way is bringing back Felix & Fingers to Fatty’s Pub and Grille in DeKalb, Thursday, July 25, 2019 presented by Michael Hendry and Toyota Motor North America, WDKB Radio, First State …

Sycamore Summer Concert Series

Thursday, July 25, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursdays • June - August • 7pm • FREE Good Tymes Shelter, Sports Complex Bring a picnic or purchase food and beverages from the Caddyshack Grill, on site. If you want to move and dancing isn’t …

Movies in the Park

Friday, July 26, 2019
DeKalb, Sycamore & Sandwich Park Districts host a Friday Family Movie in the Park three Fridays a month. Come out for an old favorite or a new release as the inflatable big screen travels from town …

Kishwaukee Fest Parade of Parades

Friday, July 26, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Kish Fest Parade of Parades will feature live bands, floats, pageant queens, youth groups and more. The parade steps off at 7:00 PM Friday evening at Founders School on 7th Street and makes its way …

Genoa’s Farmers Market

Saturday, July 27, 2019
The Genoa Farmer’s Market is designed to support our local farmers while providing fresh and homegrown items to our community. Be sure to come out to our markets this summer for a unique and fun …

Mighty Makers: Squishy Circuits

Saturday, July 27, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Learn about electricity using play dough! Using conductive and insulating play doughs, build your own creation. Make a simple circuit, or build one into a sculpture. Then, light it up with LEDs! No …

Container Gardening with DCCG

Saturday, July 27, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
DeKalb County Community Gardens educator Nathan Dettman hosts a second container gardening class at the library! In this class participants will learn tips for successful vegetable gardening using …

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 …

Turning Back Time Car Show

Sunday, July 28, 2019
Car Show The 20th annual Fizz Ehrler Memorial Turning Back Time Car Show is a gathering of a wide variety of automotive art set in the historic downtown area of Sycamore, Illinois. The party …

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, …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, July 30, 2019
The 165th year of free concerts begins on Tuesday, June 11th. Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the …

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 …

Mighty Makers: Ozobot Bits

Tuesday, July 30, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Want to control a robot? Join us this month as we program our Ozobot Bit robots. Draw a path on a piece of paper, then watch the robot follow it! If you have time or Ozobot experience, you can also …

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 …

Music at the Mansion Summer Concert Series

Wednesday, July 31, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us this summer for the 2019 Music at the Mansion concert series. Each Wednesday evening from June 19 to August 7 (except July 3), free 90-minute performances in a variety of genres will be …

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) …

Sycamore Summer Concert Series

Thursday, August 1, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursdays • June - August • 7pm • FREE Good Tymes Shelter, Sports Complex Bring a picnic or purchase food and beverages from the Caddyshack Grill, on site. If you want to move and dancing isn’t …

Movies in the Park

Friday, August 2, 2019
DeKalb, Sycamore & Sandwich Park Districts host a Friday Family Movie in the Park three Fridays a month. Come out for an old favorite or a new release as the inflatable big screen travels from town …

24th Annual Closest to the Pin Contest

Saturday, August 3, 2019
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fun charity golf event with a $1000 cash prize for the winner! 6 golf balls for $5.00 3050 Corporate Dr DeKalb, IL 60115

Ellwood Summer Festival

Sunday, August 4, 2019
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bring the whole family for a day of history, art, music, and activities on the grounds of the Ellwood House Museum campus.  All ages welcome. Ellwood House Museum 509 North First Street DeKalb, …

Homeschool-Palooza at the DeKalb Public Library

Monday, August 5, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Are you a homeschooler or perhaps someone looking for more information on homeschooling? Or are you a parent looking for a fun way to spend an afternoon? Then check out the DeKalb Homeschoolpalooza! …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, August 6, 2019
The 165th year of free concerts begins on Tuesday, June 11th. Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the …

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 …

Music at the Mansion Summer Concert Series

Wednesday, August 7, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us this summer for the 2019 Music at the Mansion concert series. Each Wednesday evening from June 19 to August 7 (except July 3), free 90-minute performances in a variety of genres will be …

Sycamore Steam Show & Threshing Bee

Thursday, August 8, 2019 - Sunday, August 11, 2019
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Daily Schedule of Events 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast served 8:00 AM - Sunday only Church Service in the Malsch Building 9:00 AM National Anthem and Flag-Raising 10:00 AM Safety …

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) …

Sycamore Summer Concert Series

Thursday, August 8, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursdays • June - August • 7pm • FREE Good Tymes Shelter, Sports Complex Bring a picnic or purchase food and beverages from the Caddyshack Grill, on site. If you want to move and dancing isn’t …

Cortland Summer Fest

Friday, August 9, 2019 - Saturday, August 10, 2019
Car Show Cortland will be buzzing with activity this weekend as the town holds its Summer Fest. There are many things to do, see, and hear! Several bands will perform on a custom designed stage, and …

Movies in the Park

Friday, August 9, 2019
DeKalb, Sycamore & Sandwich Park Districts host a Friday Family Movie in the Park three Fridays a month. Come out for an old favorite or a new release as the inflatable big screen travels from town …

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 …

50 Men Who Cook

Saturday, August 10, 2019
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
CASA’s signature fundraising event, 50 Men Who Cook, is held annually in August at NIU’s Barsema Alumni and Visitors Center on the NIU campus. The evening includes a sampling of home-cooked …

Author Visit: Richard Powers

Saturday, August 10, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
śListen. There’s something you need to hear.” The DeKalb Public Library, in conjunction with Northern Illinois University, is pleased to welcome award-winning author, and DeKalb High School alum …

Sunday at Sandwich Antique Show

Sunday, August 11, 2019
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
A monthly market for shopping quality antiques and collectibles, crafts, and garden items held at the Sandwich Fairgrounds. The successful Sunday at Sandwich Antiques Show begins its 2019 season …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, August 13, 2019
The 165th year of free concerts begins on Tuesday, June 11th. Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the …

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 …

Tuesdays on the Town: Touch a Truck

Tuesday, August 13, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Come join the fun starting on Tuesday, June 11th from 5:30-7:30 p.m. for Tuesdays on the Town: Touch a Truck. This event is great for all ages. We will be featuring a variety of city vehicles such as …

Documentary Series: When They See Us

Wednesday, August 14, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Since the documentary was released by Netflix it has been viewed by over 23 million membership owners. This documentary series follows the true story of the Central Park jogger case of 1989, …

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) …

Ladies Sip N’ Shop at Blumen Gardens

Thursday, August 15, 2019
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mark your calendars to meet up with your girlfriends or family members at our exclusive Ladies Shopping Night! Stroll through our Home & Garden Retail Shops and catch up with friends while you sip …

Bingo Night

Thursday, August 15, 2019
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Everyone knows it, most people love it. A good old fashion night of bingo! We provide the cards and some markers to check it off, you provide yourselves and a desire to be the first to yell …

Ride Like An Egyptian

Saturday, August 17, 2019
6:30 am - 4:00 pm
Bike Join us for a fun and enjoyable bike ride through DeKalb and Kane Counties and support the historic Egyptian Theatre at the same time. Your participation in “Ride Like An Egyptian” benefits the …

Cruisin’ to Genoa Car Show

Saturday, August 17, 2019
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Car Show Cruising to Genoa is fun for the whole family! Whether you are an avid car show enthusiast, a total motor head, or just want to see some beautiful cars and motorcycles, the perfect place to …

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 …

Tuesday Movie: The Upside (2017)

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us for another FREE movie Tuesday featuring The Upside (2017), a comedic look at the relationship between a wealthy man with quadriplegia and an unemployed man with a criminal record who’s hired …

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) …

DeKalb Corn Fest

Friday, August 23, 2019 - Sunday, August 25, 2019
Corn Fest is one of the last remaining free festivals among Illinois music and summer festivals.  It located in downtown DeKalb on Lincoln Hwy. between 1st and 4th St. Well over 50,000 people from …

Genoa’s Farmers Market

Saturday, August 24, 2019
The Genoa Farmer’s Market is designed to support our local farmers while providing fresh and homegrown items to our community. Be sure to come out to our markets this summer for a unique and fun …

Sycamore’s Ribs, Rhythm & Brews Fest

Saturday, August 24, 2019
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
SAVE THE DATE for Sycamore’s Ribs, Rhythm & Brews Fest 2019!! Bigger and better than ever! More ribs, beer, and music! The Fest consists of award-winning rib vendors from across the region, craft …

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, …

Demystifying the College Application

Monday, August 26, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Calling all high school seniors- it’s time to apply to college! September and October is the time to complete college applications and a veteran college counselor will demystify the process for you. …

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 …

Tuesday Movie: The War of the Worlds (1953)

Tuesday, August 27, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Scientist Clayton Forrester (Gene Barry) and Sylvia Van Buren (Ann Robinson) are the first to arrive at the site of a meteorite crash. Soon after, an alien war machine emerges and begins killing at …

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) …

Maple Park Fun Fest

Saturday, August 31, 2019 - Sunday, September 1, 2019
Maple Park Fun Fest is a classic small town festival geared for big time entertainment. Occurring over Labor Day Weekend, Fun Fest has provided the perfect way to celebrate summer's end. Visitors …

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 …

LEGO Club

Saturday, August 31, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Do you like games? Do you like mazes? Come to LEGO Club and build your own handheld maze! After you are done building yours, swap mazes with another participant and try out their puzzle. This …

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 …

Sandwich Fair

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - Sunday, September 8, 2019
Established in 1888, the Sandwich Fair is the oldest continuing county fair in the state of Illinois!  The Sandwich Fair is a "happening" of old traditions and new surprises where friends and family …

Adult Game Night

Wednesday, September 4, 2019
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Calling all board game or card game lovers! We’re hosting an adult game night at the library! We will have all types of games available, but you are also welcome to bring your own to play with those …

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) …

Lecture: “Jane Addams: American Heroine & Family Friend”

Thursday, September 5, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
DeKALB – For singer/songwriter Kristin Lems and her sister growing up, Chicago social reformer Jane Addams was always more than a household name; she was a household icon. Kristin's grandmother, …

Genoa Volksfest

Friday, September 6, 2019 - Sunday, September 8, 2019
VolksFest is a weekend dedicated to celebrating Genoa and surrounding communities. Our not-for-profit VolksFest event features many activities supporting various nonprofit and charity groups in our …

8 Countries In 1 Day

Saturday, September 7, 2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Are you ready for another stamp in your passport? Then join us for our fourth annual “8 Countries in 1 Day” event at the DeKalb Public Library! We’ll provide the passports AND the luggage! Stroll …

The High Kings Live at the Egyptian Theatre

Saturday, September 7, 2019
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Multiplatinum artists The High Kings return to the Egyptian Theatre by popular demand. The true heirs of Ireland’s folk heritage, The High Kings are internationally acclaimed singers of Irish folk …

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 of all ages will enjoy seeing the giant inflatable kites, dancing kites, and stunt kites high up in the sky. …

Sail On: The Beach Boys Tribute

Sunday, September 8, 2019
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! WLBK and WSQR welcome Sail On: The Beach Boys Tribute focuses on performing songs by America's Band, The Beach Boys, to sheer perfection. Members of Sail On have performed …

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 …

Tuesdays on the Town: Touch a Truck

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Come join the fun starting on Tuesday, June 11th from 5:30-7:30 p.m. for Tuesdays on the Town: Touch a Truck. This event is great for all ages. We will be featuring a variety of city vehicles such as …

Haish Garden Club

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Are you an avid gardener? Are you interested in volunteering at the library? We would love to have you as a member of our new Haish Garden Club! Members will form a committee to keep our newly …

Explore Your Family History with Newspapers.com

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Searching through old newspapers can be difficult. If you don’t have an exact date, using microfilm is tedious and time-consuming, and the quality of the image isn’t always great. Finding hard copies …

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) …

Boost Your Credit Score

Thursday, September 12, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Credit can be your friend or enemy. You will learn what credit means, why it’s important, how to clean up bad credit, and how to establish good credit in this class. This program is free and open …

Green Lens Film Series: Separated Children at the Border

Thursday, September 12, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The inside story of what happened to immigrant children separated from their parents at the border. The film explores the impact of the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” policy, and how both …

Thomas F. Zucker Memorial Golf Outing

Friday, September 13, 2019
The Thomas F. Zucker Memorial Golf Outing has become a highly anticipated event for local golfers and supporters of the Voluntary Action Center. Golfer registration begins at 11:00 am on September 13 …

Protecting Your Identity

Friday, September 13, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Learn the very real threat of identity theft and how to protect yourself and your family against it. This program is free and open to all. No registration is required. This program is held in …

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 …

Ellwood Explorers: In Full Swing

Saturday, September 14, 2019
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
At the turn of the 20th century, the roots of two music movements – blues and ragtime, spread from the southern and central United States and began to take over the music industry. Both styles …

Goat Yoga

Saturday, September 14, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
A fun way to support Live Learn and Lead vocational farm is to join us for Goat Yoga! This non-profit organization aims to provide a holistic approach to solving some of society’s biggest challenges. …

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, …

35 MM Film: The Wizard of Oz

Sunday, September 15, 2019
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
What better way to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Egyptian Theatre than with a 9 month celebration of some of the most well known films over the past 90 years. This special film series will be …

Game Night for Friends, Family, and People with Disabilities

Monday, September 16, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
This game night is intended to offer a fun environment for friends, family, and people with disabilities to gather and enjoy themselves. Simple games will be provided such as chess, checkers, Uno, …

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 …

Sons of the Union Veterans of the Civil War

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Dennis Maher and Lars Jacobson, members of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, will present a program about the S.U.V.C.W. on Tuesday, September 17 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. in the Yusunas Meeting …

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) …

American Sign Language Conversation

Thursday, September 19, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Learning a new language can be a lot easier when you have a chance to practice with other people. Whether you are an fluent, an advanced signer, or just learning we welcome you to come and converse …

Green Lens Film Series: H2O MX

Thursday, September 19, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Can a mega-city mobilize its 22 million citizens to become water sustainable? Mexico City was built not near water but in the middle of a lake. To supply it with fresh water is such a task that it …

ApplePalooza in Downtown Sycamore

Saturday, September 21, 2019
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
You’re invited to Downtown Sycamore on September 21st to celebrate ApplePalooza - a celebration of Apples and all things Fall. Join 11 downtown merchants who will be offering store specials, and fun …

Midwest Museum of Natural History: National Elephant Appreciation Day

Saturday, September 21, 2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
September 22nd is National Elephant Appreciation Day and we want to celebrate everything about our pachyderm friends, including our very own Ralph, a day early. Learn interesting facts and enjoy the …

RUMOURS: The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute Show

Saturday, September 21, 2019
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Relive the rock and roll magic of Fleetwood Mac with RUMOURS: The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute Show! Formed in the Summer of 2012 in Los Angeles, California, RUMOURS made their debut at the …

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 …

Le Baratin

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Dr. Greg Ross, former coordinator of The Foreign Language Residence Program at Northern Illinois University would like to cordially invite you to Le Baratin. Come speak French with members of the …

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) …

Malta’s Fall Garland Festival

Thursday, September 26, 2019
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join the Malta community for a day of fun-filled activities for all ages. Malta’s Fall Garland Fest is a street party, with kids’ activities, live music, craft/art vendors, food, drinks, bags …

Paint Your Favorite Book

Thursday, September 26, 2019
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us for a night of painting! You will need to bring a copy, or grab one from upstairs if we have it, and then come downstairs to paint something that reminds you of the book! Whether that be a …

Ukulele Strum and Sing

Thursday, September 26, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Turn up with your ukulele and Liz & Jim Beloff’s The Daily Ukulele, 365 song book, and be ready play with other wonderful people. We plan for a fun strum along to liven up your month. Don’t have a …

Green Lens Film Series: Happening – A Clean Energy Revolution

Thursday, September 26, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Filmmaker Jamie Redford embarks on a colorful personal journey into the dawn of the clean energy era as it creates jobs, turns profits, and makes communities stronger and healthier across the …

Heart By Heart

Friday, September 27, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
September 5, 1976 the band Heart took the stage at the Egyptian Theatre. In celebration of the Egyptian Theatre's 90th Anniversary we are thrilled to present HEART BY HEART with welcoming stations …

Autumn Mural Painting

Saturday, September 28, 2019
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Do you love the fall season? Do you enjoy art? Join Jo Plenger-Schulz and help create an autumn-themed temporary mural that will be displayed at the library! Over the course of two 1.5-hour …

The Haunts of Malta at Town Hall

Saturday, September 28, 2019
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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 dancing will immerse participants in the …

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 …

Green Lens Film Series: Divide & Conquer

Thursday, October 3, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
A documentary that explores the rise and fall of the late Roger Ailes, from his early media influence on the Nixon presidency to his controversial leadership at Fox News. Event is FREE and open to …

35 MM Film: 2001: A Space Odyssey

Sunday, October 6, 2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
What better way to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Egyptian Theatre than with a 9 month celebration of some of the most well known films over the past 90 years. This special film series will be …

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 …

Horror Film Series: Poltergeist

Tuesday, October 8, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
In celebration of the Egyptian Theatre's 90th anniversary, we present the Horror Film Series this October. Join us every Tuesday night at 7:00 PM for thrills and chills on the largest movie screen in …

Green Lens Film Series: Rise of the Superstorms: NOVA

Thursday, October 10, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
In just one devastating month, Houston, Florida, and the Caribbean were changed forever. In summer 2017, three monster hurricanes swept in from the Atlantic one after another, shattering storm …

Trevor Noah at the NIU Convocation Center

Saturday, October 12, 2019
7:00 pm
As promised, Trevor Noah will be at the NIU Convocation Center for a night of laughter on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12TH AT 7:00PM. Doors will open at 6:00pm. Special guest includes writer for the today show …

Egyptian Theatre Flashlight Tour

Saturday, October 12, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Join Egyptian Theatre staff as they provide a tour of the historic Egyptian Theatre using just your flashlights. Guests will be treated to a behind the scenes backstage tour which will highlight the …

Sunday at Sandwich Antique Show

Sunday, October 13, 2019
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
A monthly market for shopping quality antiques and collectibles, crafts, and garden items held at the Sandwich Fairgrounds. The successful Sunday at Sandwich Antiques Show begins its 2019 season …

Cody Ko & Noel Miller: Tiny Meat Gang Live

Sunday, October 13, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cody Ko and Noel Miller are two former software engineers who left their rock solid, bullet proof careers to become pretty decent comedians with no health insurance. They started the Tiny Meat Gang …

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 …

Horror Film Series: Carrie

Tuesday, October 15, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
In celebration of the Egyptian Theatre's 90th anniversary, we present the Horror Film Series this October. Join us every Tuesday night at 7:00 PM for thrills and chills on the largest movie screen in …

Arlo Guthrie Live in Concert

Wednesday, October 16, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Legendary folk music icon, prolific singer – songwriter, and master storyteller, Arlo Guthrie performs his Alice's Restaurant Back By Popular Demand Tour! When Guthrie took to the road to celebrate …

Green Lens Series: Paris to Pittsburgh

Thursday, October 17, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Paris to Pittsburgh brings to life the impassioned efforts of individuals who are battling the most severe threats of climate change in their own backyards. Set against the national debate over the …

Rocky Horror Picture Show

Friday, October 18, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Featuring the live shadow cast of "Irrational Masters". The Rocky Horror Picture Show is an outrageous assemblage of the most stereo-typed science fiction movies, Marvel comics, Frankie …

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 …

Horror Film Series: The Exorcist

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
In celebration of the Egyptian Theatre's 90th anniversary, we present the Horror Film Series this October. Join us every Tuesday night at 7:00 PM for thrills and chills on the largest movie screen in …

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 …

Green Lens Film Series: Little Pink House

Thursday, October 24, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
A small-town nurse named Susette Kelo emerges as the reluctant leader of her working-class neighbors in their struggle to save their homes from political and corporate interests bent on seizing the …

The Dean Martin & Jerry Lewis Tribute Show

Friday, October 25, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis were the hottest act in America during the early 50's. Dean of course, the straight man, with a charming voice and Jerry the lovable goof ball added the comedy. Never have …

Autumn Craft & Treasures Market

Saturday, October 26, 2019 - Sunday, October 27, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The 47th annual Autumn Craft & Treasures Market, sponsored by the Sycamore Music Boosters and partnering with Heartland Bank, is part of the Sycamore Pumpkin Festival weekend October 26 & 27, 2019. …

Halloween Walk

Saturday, October 26, 2019
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Bring your little ghosts and goblins to Trick-Or-Treat the Downtown Sandwich Businesses!

Russian Ballet Theatre presents “Swan Lake”

Saturday, October 26, 2019
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Those faithful to the tradition of Swan Lake, must see Russian Ballet Theatre’s new production of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s timeless classic. Choreographer Nadezhda Kalinina (Mariinsky Theatre, …

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 …

Horror Film Series: Halloween

Wednesday, October 30, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
In celebration of the Egyptian Theatre's 90th anniversary, we present the Horror Film Series this October. Join us every Tuesday night at 7:00 PM for thrills and chills on the largest movie screen in …

REZA

Friday, November 1, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
WDKB FM welcomes REZA! Don’t expect rabbits out of hats! Reza's current tour transports concert level lighting & production merged with the most incredible cutting-edge magic in existence today. Reza …

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 …

This Is Prince

Saturday, November 2, 2019
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dressed to the 9's, Dean Ford embodies PRINCE with every fiber of his being, giving you a show as close as you will ever get to the real thing. Ford and company perform all the hits you know and …

35 MM Film: E.T.

Sunday, November 3, 2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
What better way to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Egyptian Theatre than with a 9 month celebration of some of the most well known films over the past 90 years. This special film series will be …

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 …

Think Floyd USA

Saturday, November 9, 2019
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Think Floyd USA celebrates the music of Pink Floyd with a full-production tribute performance that showcases an energetic and phenomenally gifted cast alongside mesmerizing lights and video. …

The ABBA Show at Egyptian Theatre

Monday, November 11, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Brighten up your fall with some of the catchiest music ever written as The ABBA Show brings a lavish tribute to the Swedish pop icons to the Egyptian Theatre in DeKalb on Wednesday, November 6 at …

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 …

35 MM Film: It’s A Wonderful Life

Sunday, December 1, 2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
What better way to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Egyptian Theatre than with a 9 month celebration of some of the most well known films over the past 90 years. This special film series will be …

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 …

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 …

A Sandwich Christmas

Saturday, December 7, 2019
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Partnered with the Sandwich Park District, the SACC presents A Sandwich Christmas! Many children's activities offered by the downtown Sandwich Businesses. You can even meet with Santa! Free …

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 …

A Charlie Brown Christmas: Live On Stage

Friday, December 13, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Everyone’s favorite holiday classic comes to life in the all-new touring production A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS LIVE ON STAGE! Join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus, and the whole Peanuts gang as …

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 …

The Prophecy Show

Sunday, December 15, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
North America's MOST POPULAR and LONGEST RUNNNIG tribute to TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA is coming to the Egyptian Theatre! A production value and cast with record sell-outs that are absolutely unmatched …

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 …

Diamond Rio

Friday, December 20, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
102.3 FM The Coyote is thrilled to welcome DIAMOND RIO and their Holiday & Hits tour! Signed to Arista Records and in 1991 with the release of “Meet In The Middle” became the first country music …

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 …