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North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Tuesday, August 1, 2017
5:30 pm
Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 23 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight hours …

North Central Cyclery “No Drop” Group Ride

Wednesday, August 2, 2017
5:30 pm
BEGINNER: Easy "No Drop" group for those wanting to get used to riding in a group. Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 5:30 pm. NCC will hold "Safe group riding and proper etiquette" sessions for …

Somonauk Farmer’s Market

Thursday, August 3, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Hosted by Sweet Seeds Organics, the Somonauk Farmer's Market is the 1st Thursday of the month, June - October from 3-7pm. The market is held on the corner of Depot & DeKalb St. in Somonauk. Watch …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Thursday, August 3, 2017
5:30 pm
GROUP RIDE: Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 35 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight …

Sycamore Speedway 2017 Races

Friday, August 4, 2017
For more info on races and tickets call (815) 895-5454 or go to sycamorespeedway.com Location of the Speedway- 50W086 Old State Road Maple Park, IL Friday, June 16th: First Ever UMP Hell Tour …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, August 4, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Cruizin Wheels Cruise Nights

Saturday, August 5, 2017
Cruise on in and join Cruizin Wheels Car Club for Cruise Nights going on Saturday nights throughout the summer. Bring your own classic car or come by to admire others. June: 10th 4-8pm at …

North Central Cyclery Varied Difficulty Group Ride

Saturday, August 5, 2017
7:00 am
VARIED DIFFICULTY ride: Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 7am or 8am for a long ride. Distance and pace will depend on the group present and weather. Some group riders will be riding up to 60 …

Sandwich Farmers’ Market

Saturday, August 5, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Farmer’s Market at Knights Park on Saturday mornings 9:00 a.m.- Noon starting June 24 to Sept 9. We invite all gardeners, farmers, crafters, honey makers, etc to come out to the pavilion at …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, August 5, 2017
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 …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, August 5, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Free Skateboarding

Sunday, August 6, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Come by the Fargo Skateboarding shop for free skateboarding on the first Sunday of the month every month, from 10 am to noon. For more information visit their website at fargoskateboarding.com or …

The House Cafe: Orleans Jazz Wizards

Sunday, August 6, 2017
1:00 pm
Jazz supergroup made up of members of Barb City Stompers and Jazz In Progress specializing in New Orleans Jazz & Swing! Come for free and enjoy! For more info call (815) 517-1788 or go to …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, August 6, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Acoustic Music in the Beer Garden

Sunday, August 6, 2017
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fatty's Pub and Grille will be holding acoustic music in their beer garden every Sunday this summer from 4-7pm. Upcoming performances include: July 30th Craig Mathey and Friends August 6th- …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Tuesday, August 8, 2017
5:30 pm
Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 23 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight hours …

North Central Cyclery “No Drop” Group Ride

Wednesday, August 9, 2017
5:30 pm
BEGINNER: Easy "No Drop" group for those wanting to get used to riding in a group. Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 5:30 pm. NCC will hold "Safe group riding and proper etiquette" sessions for …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Thursday, August 10, 2017
5:30 pm
GROUP RIDE: Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 35 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight …

Sycamore Speedway 2017 Races

Friday, August 11, 2017
For more info on races and tickets call (815) 895-5454 or go to sycamorespeedway.com Location of the Speedway- 50W086 Old State Road Maple Park, IL Friday, June 16th: First Ever UMP Hell Tour …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, August 11, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Cruizin Wheels Cruise Nights

Saturday, August 12, 2017
Cruise on in and join Cruizin Wheels Car Club for Cruise Nights going on Saturday nights throughout the summer. Bring your own classic car or come by to admire others. June: 10th 4-8pm at …

North Central Cyclery Varied Difficulty Group Ride

Saturday, August 12, 2017
7:00 am
VARIED DIFFICULTY ride: Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 7am or 8am for a long ride. Distance and pace will depend on the group present and weather. Some group riders will be riding up to 60 …

Sandwich Farmers’ Market

Saturday, August 12, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Farmer’s Market at Knights Park on Saturday mornings 9:00 a.m.- Noon starting June 24 to Sept 9. We invite all gardeners, farmers, crafters, honey makers, etc to come out to the pavilion at …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, August 12, 2017
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 …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, August 12, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

The House Cafe: Orleans Jazz Wizards

Sunday, August 13, 2017
1:00 pm
Jazz supergroup made up of members of Barb City Stompers and Jazz In Progress specializing in New Orleans Jazz & Swing! Come for free and enjoy! For more info call (815) 517-1788 or go to …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, August 13, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Acoustic Music in the Beer Garden

Sunday, August 13, 2017
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fatty's Pub and Grille will be holding acoustic music in their beer garden every Sunday this summer from 4-7pm. Upcoming performances include: July 30th Craig Mathey and Friends August 6th- …

Girls Only Skate Night

Sunday, August 13, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Fargo Skateboarding shop holds a girls only skate night every second Sunday of the month. For more information visit their website at fargoskateboarding.com or call (815) 756-5555

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
5:30 pm
Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 23 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight hours …

North Central Cyclery “No Drop” Group Ride

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
5:30 pm
BEGINNER: Easy "No Drop" group for those wanting to get used to riding in a group. Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 5:30 pm. NCC will hold "Safe group riding and proper etiquette" sessions for …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Thursday, August 17, 2017
5:30 pm
GROUP RIDE: Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 35 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight …

Sycamore Speedway 2017 Races

Friday, August 18, 2017
For more info on races and tickets call (815) 895-5454 or go to sycamorespeedway.com Location of the Speedway- 50W086 Old State Road Maple Park, IL Friday, June 16th: First Ever UMP Hell Tour …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, August 18, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, August 18, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Cruizin Wheels Cruise Nights

Saturday, August 19, 2017
Cruise on in and join Cruizin Wheels Car Club for Cruise Nights going on Saturday nights throughout the summer. Bring your own classic car or come by to admire others. June: 10th 4-8pm at …

North Central Cyclery Varied Difficulty Group Ride

Saturday, August 19, 2017
7:00 am
VARIED DIFFICULTY ride: Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 7am or 8am for a long ride. Distance and pace will depend on the group present and weather. Some group riders will be riding up to 60 …

Sandwich Farmers’ Market

Saturday, August 19, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Farmer’s Market at Knights Park on Saturday mornings 9:00 a.m.- Noon starting June 24 to Sept 9. We invite all gardeners, farmers, crafters, honey makers, etc to come out to the pavilion at …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, August 19, 2017
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 …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, August 19, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Sunday Artist Market – Blumen Gardens

Sunday, August 20, 2017
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Enjoy a Sunday Artist Market in our Gardens Our Sunday Artist Market is every 3rd Sunday of the Month from April through October! Every month we feature local artists who display and sell their …

The House Cafe: Orleans Jazz Wizards

Sunday, August 20, 2017
1:00 pm
Jazz supergroup made up of members of Barb City Stompers and Jazz In Progress specializing in New Orleans Jazz & Swing! Come for free and enjoy! For more info call (815) 517-1788 or go to …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, August 20, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Acoustic Music in the Beer Garden

Sunday, August 20, 2017
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fatty's Pub and Grille will be holding acoustic music in their beer garden every Sunday this summer from 4-7pm. Upcoming performances include: July 30th Craig Mathey and Friends August 6th- …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
5:30 pm
Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 23 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight hours …

The House Cafe: Swing Dance w/ Carl & Karrie

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
8:00 pm
Join the House Cafe every Tuesday for swing dancing with Carl Linder & Karrie Willis! $10 w/ beginner lessons! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

Decorate Your Locker Crafts at the DeKalb Public Library

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Create fun decorations for your locker! Show up for one of three sessions and choose something to make. Space is limited to the first 10 to arrive at each time: 11:30, 12:00 and 12:30. This …

North Central Cyclery “No Drop” Group Ride

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
5:30 pm
BEGINNER: Easy "No Drop" group for those wanting to get used to riding in a group. Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 5:30 pm. NCC will hold "Safe group riding and proper etiquette" sessions for …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Thursday, August 24, 2017
5:30 pm
GROUP RIDE: Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 35 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight …

Sycamore Speedway 2017 Races

Friday, August 25, 2017
For more info on races and tickets call (815) 895-5454 or go to sycamorespeedway.com Location of the Speedway- 50W086 Old State Road Maple Park, IL Friday, June 16th: First Ever UMP Hell Tour …

Corn Suncatchers Craft

Friday, August 25, 2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Free Corn Suncatcher Craft with admission to the Midwest Museum of Natural History to celebrate DeKalb Corn Fest! Visit the museum on Friday, August 25 to explore the museum and bring home your …

NIU v High Point Volleyball Game

Friday, August 25, 2017
12:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU volleyball team when they take on High Point! The event is $5 and is located at Victor E. Court For tickets and more info go to niuhuskies.com

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, August 25, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU v DePaul Soccer Game

Friday, August 25, 2017
6:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU men’s soccer team when they take on DePaul! The event is free and will be held at the NIU soccer complex. For more info go to niuhuskies.com

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, August 25, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Cruizin Wheels Cruise Nights

Saturday, August 26, 2017
Cruise on in and join Cruizin Wheels Car Club for Cruise Nights going on Saturday nights throughout the summer. Bring your own classic car or come by to admire others. June: 10th 4-8pm at …

North Central Cyclery Varied Difficulty Group Ride

Saturday, August 26, 2017
7:00 am
VARIED DIFFICULTY ride: Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 7am or 8am for a long ride. Distance and pace will depend on the group present and weather. Some group riders will be riding up to 60 …

Corn Classic Race

Saturday, August 26, 2017
7:55 am - 10:00 am
Since its inception in 1981, the Corn Fest 10 km Race event has grown to include a 3 km Run/Walk. The addition of this event has made the DeKalb Corn Fest Races a true "family affair". The planning …

Sandwich Farmers’ Market

Saturday, August 26, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Farmer’s Market at Knights Park on Saturday mornings 9:00 a.m.- Noon starting June 24 to Sept 9. We invite all gardeners, farmers, crafters, honey makers, etc to come out to the pavilion at …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, August 26, 2017
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 …

Movie Showing: Rock Dog at the Dekalb Public Library

Saturday, August 26, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
A blend of music, adventure, and comedy, the movie Rock Dog tells the tale of Bodi, a Tibetan mastiff, whose dream is to become a rock-and-roll star. Bodi sets out on an epic quest to persuade rock …

Local Lore Lecture Series: County Seat through the Eyes of the Joiner History Room

Saturday, August 26, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Have you ever wondered why Sycamore is the county seat? Sue Breese of the Joiner History Room will delve into the 20th century battle between DeKalb and Sycamore and the historically contentious …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, August 26, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Pallbearer- The House Cafe

Saturday, August 26, 2017
7:00 pm
Pallbearer- The band offers a complex sonic architecture that weaves together the spacious exploratory elements of classic prog, the raw anthemics of 90’s alt-rock, and stretches of black-lit …

Rocky Horror Picture Show with Live Shadow Cast

Saturday, August 26, 2017
10:00 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 …

The House Cafe: Orleans Jazz Wizards

Sunday, August 27, 2017
1:00 pm
Jazz supergroup made up of members of Barb City Stompers and Jazz In Progress specializing in New Orleans Jazz & Swing! Come for free and enjoy! For more info call (815) 517-1788 or go to …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, August 27, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Kids Dolphin Painting Class

Sunday, August 27, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
In this class, your kids will bring home a finished dolphin masterpiece canvas painting ready to hang on their wall. This class includes all supplies and instructions. For ages 5 and up. The class …

Acoustic Music in the Beer Garden

Sunday, August 27, 2017
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fatty's Pub and Grille will be holding acoustic music in their beer garden every Sunday this summer from 4-7pm. Upcoming performances include: July 30th Craig Mathey and Friends August 6th- …

Objectifying the Photograph,

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - Friday, October 20, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Objectifying the Photograph, A Group Exhibition of Contemporary Photography Join us this fall as the Northern Illinois University Art Museum presents Objectifying the Photograph, a group …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
5:30 pm
Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 23 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight hours …

The House Cafe: Swing Dance w/ Carl & Karrie

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
8:00 pm
Join the House Cafe every Tuesday for swing dancing with Carl Linder & Karrie Willis! $10 w/ beginner lessons! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

North Central Cyclery “No Drop” Group Ride

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
5:30 pm
BEGINNER: Easy "No Drop" group for those wanting to get used to riding in a group. Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 5:30 pm. NCC will hold "Safe group riding and proper etiquette" sessions for …

Wonder Woman Visits the Library!

Thursday, August 31, 2017
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Wonder Woman will be coming to the library to present a delightful story time! While here, she will read a story, visit with children, and pose for pictures. Children can also enjoy a simple themed …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Thursday, August 31, 2017
5:30 pm
GROUP RIDE: Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 35 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, September 1, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

The Influence of American Rock ‘n’ Roll on the Beatles

Friday, September 1, 2017
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Let’s talk Beatles with professional scholar Aaron Krerowicz! Before the Beatles ever wrote their own songs or performed on stage, they were inspired to do so by American rock 'n' roll records. …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, September 1, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Jonamac Orchard Opening Weekend

Saturday, September 2, 2017 - Monday, September 4, 2017
This weekend we are celebrating the grand opening of our Corn Maze and Activities for the season!  During the Grand Opening Weekend, everyone who finds their way out of the maze will get a free apple …

North Central Cyclery Varied Difficulty Group Ride

Saturday, September 2, 2017
7:00 am
VARIED DIFFICULTY ride: Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 7am or 8am for a long ride. Distance and pace will depend on the group present and weather. Some group riders will be riding up to 60 …

Sandwich Farmers’ Market

Saturday, September 2, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Farmer’s Market at Knights Park on Saturday mornings 9:00 a.m.- Noon starting June 24 to Sept 9. We invite all gardeners, farmers, crafters, honey makers, etc to come out to the pavilion at …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, September 2, 2017
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 …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, September 2, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Free Skateboarding

Sunday, September 3, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Come by the Fargo Skateboarding shop for free skateboarding on the first Sunday of the month every month, from 10 am to noon. For more information visit their website at fargoskateboarding.com or …

Guided Walking Tour – DeKalb Avenue

Sunday, September 3, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Sycamore History Museum 1730 N. Main Street Sycamore, Illinois 60178 Join Steven Bigolin as he leads a guided walking tours of Sycamore’s History District. He will lead a tour highlighting the …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, September 3, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Broadway to The Art Box

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - Tuesday, October 3, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Join us for the “Broadway to The Art Box”, exhibition of original hand-painted, limited edition intaglio prints by Dale Osterle, a prominent Chicago artist and longtime resident of DeKalb, will be on …

Exhibit Opening Reception of “Quilts and Human Rights” – Reverend Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. Keynote Speaker

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Please join the Pick Museum of Anthropology for the Opening Exhibit Reception of “Quilts and Human Rights” Tuesday, September 5, 2017 from 5-8PM. Civil rights activist, Reverend Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
5:30 pm
Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 23 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight hours …

Egyptian Theatre Fall Film Series: Tim Burton

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre is proud to announce their fall film series featuring Tim Burton films. Sept 5th: Big Fish Sept 12th: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Sept 19th: Alice in Wonderland Sept …

The House Cafe: Swing Dance w/ Carl & Karrie

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
8:00 pm
Join the House Cafe every Tuesday for swing dancing with Carl Linder & Karrie Willis! $10 w/ beginner lessons! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

North Central Cyclery “No Drop” Group Ride

Wednesday, September 6, 2017
5:30 pm
BEGINNER: Easy "No Drop" group for those wanting to get used to riding in a group. Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 5:30 pm. NCC will hold "Safe group riding and proper etiquette" sessions for …

Somonauk Farmer’s Market

Thursday, September 7, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Hosted by Sweet Seeds Organics, the Somonauk Farmer's Market is the 1st Thursday of the month, June - October from 3-7pm. The market is held on the corner of Depot & DeKalb St. in Somonauk. Watch …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Thursday, September 7, 2017
5:30 pm
GROUP RIDE: Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 35 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight …

Green Lens Film Series

Thursday, September 7, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Green Lens Film Series is FREE and open to the public. September and October bring a feast of documentary films about environmental stewardship to DeKalb’s Egyptian Theater. This is a rare …

NIU Family Weekend

Friday, September 8, 2017 - Sunday, September 10, 2017
More information to come Visit Orientation & Family Connections Event Page for more details

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, September 8, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Learn a Language on the Go with Mango

Friday, September 8, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Have you always wanted to learn a second language, but don’t have time to attend classes? Want to brush up on the language you learned in high school? Do you speak English as a second language? Join …

NIU v Milwaukee Soccer Game

Friday, September 8, 2017
5:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women's soccer team when they take on Milwaukee! The event is free and will be located at the NIU soccer complex. for more info go to niuhuskies.com

Sip, Shop, Socialize in Downtown DeKalb

Friday, September 8, 2017
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Come Sip, Shop, & Socialize in Downtown DeKalb! Be sure to mark your calendars for a wonderful and festive Fall event happening in Downtown DeKalb on September 8 from 5 to 10 pm. Fall is around …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, September 8, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

NIU v Stetson Soccer Game

Friday, September 8, 2017
7:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU men’s soccer team when they take on Stetson in the Adidas Invitational! The event is free and will be held at the NIU soccer complex. For more info go to niuhuskies.com

Rocky Horror Picture Show with Live Shadow Cast

Friday, September 8, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 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 …

North Central Cyclery Varied Difficulty Group Ride

Saturday, September 9, 2017
7:00 am
VARIED DIFFICULTY ride: Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 7am or 8am for a long ride. Distance and pace will depend on the group present and weather. Some group riders will be riding up to 60 …

Sandwich Farmers’ Market

Saturday, September 9, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Farmer’s Market at Knights Park on Saturday mornings 9:00 a.m.- Noon starting June 24 to Sept 9. We invite all gardeners, farmers, crafters, honey makers, etc to come out to the pavilion at …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, September 9, 2017
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 …

STEAM Day at the DeKalb Public Library

Saturday, September 9, 2017
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join us at the library on Saturday, September 9 for a day full of STEAM programs for all ages! Every program will highlight science, technology, engineering, art, or mathematics. In addition to …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, September 9, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU Huskies Football Game – NIU vs. Eastern Illinois

Saturday, September 9, 2017
2:30 pm
NIU Huskies vs. Eastern Illinois at Huskie Stadium, DeKalb, IL Come and cheer on the NIU Huskies as they take on Eastern Illinois in the 2nd home game of the season! For tickets call …

EVENING WITH INNOVATORS A Farm to Table Dinner

Saturday, September 9, 2017
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
This event is sold out - Keep an eye out for future events. On September 9, DAAHA will hold its second annual Evening With Innovators. This year’s event takes the form of a farm-to-table dinner at …

Live Concert Musical Tribute to The Women of Rock

Saturday, September 9, 2017
7:30 pm
The Egyptian theatre is proud to present the Live Concert Musical Tribute to The Woman of Rock on Saturday, September 9th at 7:30pm. For more info and tickets go to egyptiontheatre.org You can …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, September 10, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU v Texas Rio Grande Valley Soccer Game

Sunday, September 10, 2017
1:30 pm
Come cheer on the NIU men’s soccer team when they take on Texas Rio Grande Valley in the Adidas Invitational! The event is free and will be held at the NIU soccer complex. For more info go to …

Girls Only Skate Night

Sunday, September 10, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Fargo Skateboarding shop holds a girls only skate night every second Sunday of the month. For more information visit their website at fargoskateboarding.com or call (815) 756-5555

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
5:30 pm
Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 23 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight hours …

Finding the Right College and Tips on How to Pay for It

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
My College Planning Team is hosting a FREE SEMINAR for Families with High School Students! While everyone is welcome, we encourage both parents to attend. This workshop takes you through the complex …

Egyptian Theatre Fall Film Series: Tim Burton

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre is proud to announce their fall film series featuring Tim Burton films. Sept 5th: Big Fish Sept 12th: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Sept 19th: Alice in Wonderland Sept …

The House Cafe: Swing Dance w/ Carl & Karrie

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
8:00 pm
Join the House Cafe every Tuesday for swing dancing with Carl Linder & Karrie Willis! $10 w/ beginner lessons! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

Medicare and You at the DeKalb Public Library

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Are you confused about Medicare? This workshop may provide the answers that you’re looking for. Licensed Sales Representative, Carol Cherry discusses multiple Medicare options to meet your individual …

North Central Cyclery “No Drop” Group Ride

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
5:30 pm
BEGINNER: Easy "No Drop" group for those wanting to get used to riding in a group. Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 5:30 pm. NCC will hold "Safe group riding and proper etiquette" sessions for …

38,000 for a Friendly Face

Thursday, September 14, 2017
$38,000 For A Friendly Face takes place in our time, in a small town where Bronwyn Bain lived out the last years of her life. Her two daughters, Jane and Annie, arrive less than enthusiastically for …

DeKalb Public Library: 8 Countries in 1 Day

Thursday, September 14, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Travel the world without leaving DeKalb! Patrons are invited to join us for an afternoon of cultural enlightenment and excitement as we portray the customs of eight different countries throughout the …

Art Crawl and Student Art Gallery Naming

Thursday, September 14, 2017
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The School of Art and Design offers a unique opportunity to see art exhibitions in four university gallery spaces in one evening, and attend the naming of the Student Art Gallery.  The progressive …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Thursday, September 14, 2017
5:30 pm
GROUP RIDE: Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 35 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight …

Green Lens Film Series

Thursday, September 14, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Green Lens Film Series is FREE and open to the public. September and October bring a feast of documentary films about environmental stewardship to DeKalb’s Egyptian Theater. This is a rare …

38,000 for a Friendly Face

Friday, September 15, 2017
$38,000 For A Friendly Face takes place in our time, in a small town where Bronwyn Bain lived out the last years of her life. Her two daughters, Jane and Annie, arrive less than enthusiastically for …

Music for Toddlers w/ Angie Carter

Friday, September 15, 2017
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Music stimulates the senses and engages us on many levels. Little ones and caregivers can bond over drums and other musical instruments during a special morning of musical developmental activities …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, September 15, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU v Northern Iowa Soccer Game

Friday, September 15, 2017
6:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women's soccer team when they take on Northern Iowa! The event is free and will be located at the NIU soccer complex. For more info go to niuhuskies.com

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, September 15, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Joe Nichols “Never Gets Old” Tour

Friday, September 15, 2017
8:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre is proud to present Joe Nichols on his Never Gets Old Tour on Friday, September 15th at 8pm. Local Favorite Stoker-Red will be opening for Joe Nichols. For ticket info go to …

38,000 for a Friendly Face

Saturday, September 16, 2017
$38,000 For A Friendly Face takes place in our time, in a small town where Bronwyn Bain lived out the last years of her life. Her two daughters, Jane and Annie, arrive less than enthusiastically for …

North Central Cyclery Varied Difficulty Group Ride

Saturday, September 16, 2017
7:00 am
VARIED DIFFICULTY ride: Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 7am or 8am for a long ride. Distance and pace will depend on the group present and weather. Some group riders will be riding up to 60 …

Mutt Strut 5K Run/Walk-A-Thon & Fun Fest

Saturday, September 16, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mutt Strut: September 16, 2017 Mutt Strut 5K is a dog-friendly 5K run/walk-a-thon benefiting the over 2,400 animals care for each year at TAILS Humane Society. The race route follows the DeKalb …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, September 16, 2017
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 …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, September 16, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Movie Showing: Monster Trucks

Saturday, September 16, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fasten your seatbelts—Monster Trucks is big, big fun!  In this movie, Tripp, a high school senior with a knack for building trucks, makes an incredible discovery—a gas-guzzling creature he names …

Herb/o/logy Garden Party

Saturday, September 16, 2017
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Come join us in the elegance of our garden. Find out more about our product line produced from our organic garden. Enjoy local talented musicians while strolling through the gardens. Learn more at …

38,000 for a Friendly Face

Sunday, September 17, 2017
$38,000 For A Friendly Face takes place in our time, in a small town where Bronwyn Bain lived out the last years of her life. Her two daughters, Jane and Annie, arrive less than enthusiastically for …

Sunday Artist Market – Blumen Gardens

Sunday, September 17, 2017
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Enjoy a Sunday Artist Market in our Gardens Our Sunday Artist Market is every 3rd Sunday of the Month from April through October! Every month we feature local artists who display and sell their …

DeKalb County Farm Stroll

Sunday, September 17, 2017
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Illinois Extension office for Boon, DeKalb and Ogle Counties is hosting a DeKalb County Farm Stroll on Sunday, September 17th from 12 - 5 pm. Do you know where your food comes from?  Do you …

Guided Walking Tour – Downtown Sycamore

Sunday, September 17, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Sycamore History Museum 1730 N. Main Street Sycamore, Illinois 60178 Join Steven Bigolin as he leads a guided walking tour of Downtown Sycamore, He will lead a tour highlighting the architecture and …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, September 17, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

A Pirate Visits the Library!

Monday, September 18, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Get ready for International Talk Like a Pirate Day! Join Pirate Jessica as she tells a pirate-themed story and teaches you how to talk like a pirate! This program is sponsored by Friends of the …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
5:30 pm
Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 23 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight hours …

Egyptian Theatre Fall Film Series: Tim Burton

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre is proud to announce their fall film series featuring Tim Burton films. Sept 5th: Big Fish Sept 12th: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Sept 19th: Alice in Wonderland Sept …

The House Cafe: Swing Dance w/ Carl & Karrie

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
8:00 pm
Join the House Cafe every Tuesday for swing dancing with Carl Linder & Karrie Willis! $10 w/ beginner lessons! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

Local Lore Lecture Series: Bringing the Little House Back to Life

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Learn the history of the Gurler family in DeKalb, the unique role of the Gurler Heritage Association within our community, and how you can be a part of the Gurler House's pioneer legacy. Local …

North Central Cyclery “No Drop” Group Ride

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
5:30 pm
BEGINNER: Easy "No Drop" group for those wanting to get used to riding in a group. Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 5:30 pm. NCC will hold "Safe group riding and proper etiquette" sessions for …

NIU v Milwaukee Soccer Game

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
7:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU men’s soccer team when they take on Milwaukee! The event is free and will be held at the NIU soccer complex. For more info go to niuhuskies.com

Fly in a 1929 Ford Trimotor NC8407

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - Sunday, September 24, 2017
Ever wanted a bird’s-eye view of DeKalb? Better yet, how about from one of the first passenger planes? Thursday, September 21st through Sunday, September 24th that can happen. A 1929 Ford Trimotor …

Public Reception for Objectifying the Photograph

Thursday, September 21, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Join us for the "Public Reception for Objectifying the Photograph" art show on Thursday, September 21, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM (CT) at the NIU Art Museum Gallery Hours Tuesday, Wednesday, …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Thursday, September 21, 2017
5:30 pm
GROUP RIDE: Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 35 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight …

Informal Gallery Talk with Curators and Artists

Thursday, September 21, 2017
6:15 pm - 7:00 pm
Join us for the "Informal Gallery Talk with Curators and Artists" art show on Thursday, September 21, 2017, 6:15 PM (CT) at the NIU Art Museum Rotunda and North Galleries with curators Jessica …

Green Lens Film Series

Thursday, September 21, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Green Lens Film Series is FREE and open to the public. September and October bring a feast of documentary films about environmental stewardship to DeKalb’s Egyptian Theater. This is a rare …

38,000 for a Friendly Face

Friday, September 22, 2017
$38,000 For A Friendly Face takes place in our time, in a small town where Bronwyn Bain lived out the last years of her life. Her two daughters, Jane and Annie, arrive less than enthusiastically for …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, September 22, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Genealogy for the Very Beginner: Using Ancestry Library Edition

Friday, September 22, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Have you ever wanted to research your family history, but you’re not sure how to begin? This is genealogy for the very beginner! Ancestry Library Edition lets you access 30,000 collections and 11 …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, September 22, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

38,000 for a Friendly Face

Saturday, September 23, 2017
$38,000 For A Friendly Face takes place in our time, in a small town where Bronwyn Bain lived out the last years of her life. Her two daughters, Jane and Annie, arrive less than enthusiastically for …

North Central Cyclery Varied Difficulty Group Ride

Saturday, September 23, 2017
7:00 am
VARIED DIFFICULTY ride: Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 7am or 8am for a long ride. Distance and pace will depend on the group present and weather. Some group riders will be riding up to 60 …

Walk & Roll for Mobility

Saturday, September 23, 2017
8:30 am
Are you ready to "Walk & Roll"? On Saturday, September 23, two independent, privately-owned physical therapy clinics will host the fourth annual "Walk & Roll For Mobility," a 1.6 one-way walk along …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, September 23, 2017
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 …

Seed Saving Workshop

Saturday, September 23, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Do you like to garden but don’t like spending the money to buy seeds or plants each year? Then come to the next installment of our seed-saving classes! There will be discussions and demonstrations …

Walcamp Outdoor Ministries Fall Festival

Saturday, September 23, 2017
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Join us at the Walcamp Outdoor Ministries Fall Festival. September 23rd Noon-5:00 $10 Entry fee per car includes Hayride tours, canoe rides, archery, games, and more! See flyer for more …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, September 23, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Diamonds for Cash

Saturday, September 23, 2017
7:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre is proud to present Diamonds for Cash on Saturday, September 23rd at 7:30pm. For tickets or more info go to egyptiantheatre.org Or call (815) 758-1215 Location of …

Blue Bourbon and the Bandit

Saturday, September 23, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Join us celebrate the Whiskey Acres Distilling Co. third release of the Artisan Series: BluePopcorn with a showing of "Blue Bourbon and the Bandit" at the Whiskey Acres Distilling Co. on the north …

38,000 for a Friendly Face

Sunday, September 24, 2017
$38,000 For A Friendly Face takes place in our time, in a small town where Bronwyn Bain lived out the last years of her life. Her two daughters, Jane and Annie, arrive less than enthusiastically for …

Kirkland Car Show

Sunday, September 24, 2017
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join us for the 1st annual Kirkland Car Show on September 24th, from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm at the DeBenedettos Restaurant and Bar. Breakfast buffet from 8-11:30 am $9.95 per person kids 12 and under …

Rotary’s Trucktoberfest

Sunday, September 24, 2017
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Kishwaukee Sunrise Rotary Club is hosting an inaugural event, "Trucktoberfest" on Sunday, September 24 at Faranda’s Banquet Center, 302 Grove Street in DeKalb from 12:00 noon - 4:00 pm. This …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, September 24, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
5:30 pm
Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 23 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight hours …

Egyptian Theatre Fall Film Series: Tim Burton

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre is proud to announce their fall film series featuring Tim Burton films. Sept 5th: Big Fish Sept 12th: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Sept 19th: Alice in Wonderland Sept …

The House Cafe: Swing Dance w/ Carl & Karrie

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
8:00 pm
Join the House Cafe every Tuesday for swing dancing with Carl Linder & Karrie Willis! $10 w/ beginner lessons! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

North Central Cyclery “No Drop” Group Ride

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
5:30 pm
BEGINNER: Easy "No Drop" group for those wanting to get used to riding in a group. Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 5:30 pm. NCC will hold "Safe group riding and proper etiquette" sessions for …

You Pick ~ Wood Sign Workshop!

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Come to a customized wood sign workshop at  Chelsea Mcghee Studio on Wednesday, September 27 at  6:30 pm. YOU PICK THE DESIGN AND THEY PREPARE PERSONALIZED STENCILS FOR YOU TO MAKE YOUR …

The (curious case of the) Watson Intelligence

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - Sunday, October 1, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The NIU School of Theatre and Dance will present Madeleine George’s The (curious case of the) Watson Intelligence on September 27th to October 1st. The play is directed by Ann Filmer. Performances …

Lizzie Borden and the Borden Murders

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - Saturday, October 28, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The search for answers never ends at the library. Join us as specialist Ed Dzialo sheds some light on a mystery that occurred over one hundred years ago—the Lizzie Borden murders. It’s never too late …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Thursday, September 28, 2017
5:30 pm
GROUP RIDE: Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 35 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight …

Green Lens Film Series

Thursday, September 28, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Green Lens Film Series is FREE and open to the public. September and October bring a feast of documentary films about environmental stewardship to DeKalb’s Egyptian Theater. This is a rare …

Gary Mullis and Mathew Littlejohn Performance

Thursday, September 28, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gary Mullis and fellow musician Matthew Littlejohn perform at the library! Get ready for a night of country, bluegrass, and lots of fun! Gary is an award-winning songwriter from DeKalb who has a …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, September 29, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU v Toledo Soccer Game

Friday, September 29, 2017
6:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women's soccer team when they take on Toledo! The event is free and will be located at the NIU soccer complex. For more info go to niuhuskies.com

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, September 29, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

DEF Boot Scootin’ and BBQ’n

Saturday, September 30, 2017
Save the Date!! The DeKalb Education Foundation will be holding their annual fundraising event, the Boot Scootin’ and BBQ’n party, on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Faranda’s. Besides the …

North Central Cyclery Varied Difficulty Group Ride

Saturday, September 30, 2017
7:00 am
VARIED DIFFICULTY ride: Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 7am or 8am for a long ride. Distance and pace will depend on the group present and weather. Some group riders will be riding up to 60 …

STEM Divas – Product Designers

Saturday, September 30, 2017
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Join us September 30th for the STEM Divas Product Designers. Meeting Time: 9:00am – 1:00pm Meeting Room: Faraday 129 Our world thrives on improving our technology, so join the team in …

“Helo-Genoa” Helicopter Rides

Saturday, September 30, 2017
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join us on a helicopter ride on Saturday, September 30th 9:00 am to 2:00 pm at Carroll Memorial Park (Madison and Rt 72). Rides are $20 a person up to three people per ride

Blood Drive w/ Heartland Blood Center at DeKalb Public Library

Saturday, September 30, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The blood drive returns with added incentives to donate! The DeKalb Public Library is sponsoring a BLOOD DRIVE in conjunction with Heartland Blood Center.  Heartland Blood Center will be handing out …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, September 30, 2017
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 …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, September 30, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU Homecoming

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - Sunday, October 8, 2017
Join us as we celebrate this year’s theme “Destination Huskie Nation: 111 Years Strong.” Don’t miss events like the powder puff tournament, Yell Like Hell, the Homecoming Parade and of course, Huskie …

Homecoming: 111 Years Strong Exhibit

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - Tuesday, October 31, 2017
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Please join the Regional History Center during the month of October in celebration of American Archives Month and the opening of our exhibit ‘Homecoming: 111 Years Strong.’ The exhibit focuses on the …

Lehan’s Daisy Dash 5K

Sunday, October 1, 2017
9:00 am - 11:45 am
The Daisy Dash was started as a way to kick off Women's Health Week and as an opportunity to raise additional funds for cancer programs,” Smoltich continued. “We chose to give to the mammography fund …

Free Skateboarding

Sunday, October 1, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Come by the Fargo Skateboarding shop for free skateboarding on the first Sunday of the month every month, from 10 am to noon. For more information visit their website at fargoskateboarding.com or …

Etched in Stone – Annual Heritage Cemetery Walk

Sunday, October 1, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
It is that time of year again; “Etched in Stone” the Sycamore History Museum’s Annual Heritage Cemetery Walk is all set for Sunday, October 41st. This is always one of our most popular …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, October 1, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU v Bowling Green Soccer Game

Sunday, October 1, 2017
2:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women's soccer team when they take on Bowling Green! The event is free and will be held at the NIU soccer complex. For more info go to niuhuskies.com

Free Film: Lives Worth Living

Monday, October 2, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
To kick off Disability Awareness Month in DeKalb, the historic Egyptian Theatre will host a screening of Lives Worth Living (2011), a PBS documentary by Eric Neudel that traces the history of the …

Medicare and You

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
6:30 am - 7:30 pm
Are you confused about Medicare? This workshop may provide the answers that you’re looking for. Licensed Sales Representative, Carol Cherry discusses multiple Medicare options to meet your individual …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
5:30 pm
Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 23 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight hours …

Democratic Gubernatorial Forum

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Join Democratic Illinois Gubernatorial Candidates Daniel Biss, Bob Daiber, Scott Brury, Tio Hardiman, Alex Paterakis, Ameya Pawar, & J. B. Pritzker for a forum on NIU's campus. Tuesday, October …

NIU v Valparaiso Soccer Game

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
7:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU men’s soccer team when they take on Valparaiso! The event is free and will be held at the NIU soccer complex. For more info go to niuhuskies.com

Egyptian Theatre Fall Film Series: Tim Burton

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre is proud to announce their fall film series featuring Tim Burton films. Sept 5th: Big Fish Sept 12th: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Sept 19th: Alice in Wonderland Sept …

The House Cafe: Swing Dance w/ Carl & Karrie

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
8:00 pm
Join the House Cafe every Tuesday for swing dancing with Carl Linder & Karrie Willis! $10 w/ beginner lessons! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

Introduction to Proposal Writing

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Are you new to proposal writing or want a refresher? Join your colleagues from area nonprofits and attend this free webinar hosted by the Foundation Center. Learn the basic elements of a proposal, …

Teen Ben Franklin Circle: Temperance

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Dekalb Public Library is joining a 21st-century community-building initiative inspired by Benjamin Franklin’s “club for mutual improvement,” launched more than 200 years ago. Ben Franklin …

North Central Cyclery “No Drop” Group Ride

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
5:30 pm
BEGINNER: Easy "No Drop" group for those wanting to get used to riding in a group. Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 5:30 pm. NCC will hold "Safe group riding and proper etiquette" sessions for …

Community Feedback Session: New Website

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The DeKalb Public Library website is getting a new look—and we need your help! Join us for a community feedback forum to get a sneak peek at some possible design ideas for the new site, and to …

Who Really Did Invent Homecoming? A Chicago Open Archives Spotlight Event

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fact or Fiction: NIU was the first school in Illinois to play a homecoming game? Attend the presentation by Mike Korcek, NIU Sports Information Director Emeritus, for answers to this and many other …

October Brown Bag Lunch, “House Walk Sneak Preview”

Thursday, October 5, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
On Thursday, October 5, the Sycamore History Museum will sponsor a special sneak preview of this year’s Pumpkin Fest Historic Homes Tour, featuring noted local historian, Steve Bigolin. This event, …

Somonauk Farmer’s Market

Thursday, October 5, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Hosted by Sweet Seeds Organics, the Somonauk Farmer's Market is the 1st Thursday of the month, June - October from 3-7pm. The market is held on the corner of Depot & DeKalb St. in Somonauk. Watch …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Thursday, October 5, 2017
5:30 pm
GROUP RIDE: Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 35 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight …

NIU v Miami Soccer Game

Thursday, October 5, 2017
6:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women's soccer team when they take on the University of Miami, Ohio! The event is free and it will be held at the NIU soccer complex. For more info go to niuhuskies.com

Green Lens Film Series

Thursday, October 5, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Green Lens Film Series is FREE and open to the public. September and October bring a feast of documentary films about environmental stewardship to DeKalb’s Egyptian Theater. This is a rare …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, October 6, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Free Hearing Tests and Help with Research

Friday, October 6, 2017
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
The library is offering free hearing tests and help with research during National Disability Awareness Month. Each year, many children suffer from undetected temporary and permanent hearing loss. The …

Jonamac Orchard’s Haunted Maze

Friday, October 6, 2017
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Those looking for a fun and challenging Halloween activity will want to visit Jonamac Orchard’s corn maze for the annual “Haunting” of the Corn Maze. The 2017 Haunted Corn Maze will run on Friday …

Sounds and Scenes of Gwendolyn Brooks Chicago

Friday, October 6, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Come hear the sounds and learn the history of Gwendolyn Brooks Chicago in an after-hours program at the library! This program is held in conjunction with Northern Illinois University. Light …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, October 6, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Sweeney Todd w/ Live Shadow Cast at the Egyptian Theatre

Friday, October 6, 2017
8:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre has announced that during their fall film Tim Burton Movie series that the showing of Sweeney Todd will also have a shadow cast performance. The showing is on October 6th at …

North Central Cyclery Varied Difficulty Group Ride

Saturday, October 7, 2017
7:00 am
VARIED DIFFICULTY ride: Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 7am or 8am for a long ride. Distance and pace will depend on the group present and weather. Some group riders will be riding up to 60 …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, October 7, 2017
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 …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, October 7, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU Huskies Football Game – Homecoming: NIU vs. Kent State

Saturday, October 7, 2017
2:30 pm
NIU Huskies vs. Kent State  at Huskie Stadium, DeKalb, IL 111th Homecoming! Come out and cheer on the NIU Huskies as they take on MAC rival Kent State! Ticketing Information

Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra Fall Concert: Austrian Gems

Saturday, October 7, 2017
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra is proud to present its first concert of its 41st season, “Austrian Gems,” on Saturday, October 7, 2017, at 7:30 pm, in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall inside the …

Here Come The Mummies- Egyptian Theatre

Saturday, October 7, 2017
7:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre is proud to present Here Comes The Mummies on Saturday, October 7th at 7:30pm. Here Come the Mummies is an eight-piece funk-rock band of 5000 year-old Egyptian Mummies with a …

Cortland Fall Parade & Festival

Sunday, October 8, 2017
Mark your calendar for Sunday, October 9th! The 35rd Annual Cortland Festival and Parade will kick off at 1:00 p.m. and will feature members of local bands, scout troops, clubs and other …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, October 8, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Girls Only Skate Night

Sunday, October 8, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Fargo Skateboarding shop holds a girls only skate night every second Sunday of the month. For more information visit their website at fargoskateboarding.com or call (815) 756-5555

General Book Club: Make Your Home Among Strangers

Monday, October 9, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The General Book Club meets to discuss Make Your Home Among Strangers by Jennine Capó Crucet. This book was chosen by the Northern Illinois University Common Reading Experience as this year and next …

An Abundance of Turtles: a Nerdfighter Celebration

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
John Green’s newest book, Turtles All the Way Down, is coming! Join us at our Nerdfighter-friendly celebration where we will eat (candy) turtles, share our favorite John Green quotes, and watch John …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
5:30 pm
Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 23 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight hours …

Free Event: Mental Health Awareness 50th Anniversary

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us at the Egyptian Theatre for an evening of awareness and education for the whole family. The evening will start with NAMI Ending the Silence. a program that helps raise awareness and change of …

Lecture, “In Tall Cotton” With Activist Quilter Chawne Kimber

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join the Pick Museum of Anthropology and NIU’s Center for the Study of Women, Gender and Sexuality for a special lecture by award-winning activist quilter Dr. Chawne Kimber on Tuesday, October 10 at …

The House Cafe: Swing Dance w/ Carl & Karrie

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
8:00 pm
Join the House Cafe every Tuesday for swing dancing with Carl Linder & Karrie Willis! $10 w/ beginner lessons! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

Public Reception for Reflections: Intimate Portraits of Iconic African Americans

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Join us for the "Public Reception for Reflections: Intimate Portraits of Iconic African Americans" art show on Wednesday, October 11, 2017, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (CT) at the NIU Art Museum Rotunda and …

North Central Cyclery “No Drop” Group Ride

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
5:30 pm
BEGINNER: Easy "No Drop" group for those wanting to get used to riding in a group. Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 5:30 pm. NCC will hold "Safe group riding and proper etiquette" sessions for …

Terrence A. Reese (TAR) Reflections Visiting Artist SlideTalk

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm
Join us for the "Terrence A. Reese (TAR) Reflections Visiting Artist SlideTalk " presentation on Wednesday, October 11, 2017, 6:15 PM - 7:45 PM (CT) at the NIU Art Museum Rotunda and North …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Thursday, October 12, 2017
5:30 pm
GROUP RIDE: Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 35 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight …

Green Lens Film Series

Thursday, October 12, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Green Lens Film Series is FREE and open to the public. September and October bring a feast of documentary films about environmental stewardship to DeKalb’s Egyptian Theater. This is a rare …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, October 13, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Pumpkin Train Rides

Friday, October 13, 2017
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for the punpkin train rides. After your walk through the all new Haunted Train Station with spooks ghosts, and scares of all types, you will board The Pumpkin Train. You will ride past …

8 Countries in 1 Day

Friday, October 13, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The library hosts a second opportunity for the community to “visit” other countries without leaving DeKalb. Patrons are invited to join us for an afternoon of cultural enlightenment and excitement as …

Just Owls

Friday, October 13, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Northern Illinois Raptor Rehab and Education Center will bring seven Illinois-native species of owls, as well as several taxidermy specimens, skeletons, and hands on interactives for children and …

NIU v Kent State Soccer Game

Friday, October 13, 2017
6:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women's soccer team when they take on Kent State! The event is free and will be held at the NIU soccer complex. For more info go to niuhuskies.com

Jonamac Orchard’s Haunted Maze

Friday, October 13, 2017
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Those looking for a fun and challenging Halloween activity will want to visit Jonamac Orchard’s corn maze for the annual “Haunting” of the Corn Maze. The 2017 Haunted Corn Maze will run on Friday …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, October 13, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Mystifier Mike Super Live at the Egyptian Theatre

Friday, October 13, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
As the winner of NBC’s hit TV show ‘Phenomenon’, Mike is the only magician in history to win a LIVE magic competition on primetime US network television and voted America's Favorite Mystifier! …

North Central Cyclery Varied Difficulty Group Ride

Saturday, October 14, 2017
7:00 am
VARIED DIFFICULTY ride: Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 7am or 8am for a long ride. Distance and pace will depend on the group present and weather. Some group riders will be riding up to 60 …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, October 14, 2017
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 …

Cauliflower Fermentation Workshop

Saturday, October 14, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join us for the "Cauliflower Fermentation Workshop" hosted by Blumen Gardens on Saturday, October 14, 2017, from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM. Mary’s Wholesome Living is returning to Blumen Gardens for …

Sycamore History Museum Fall Festival

Saturday, October 14, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join the Sycamore History Museum on Saturday, October 14 at 1:00 to make old-fashion apple cider. This is the seventh year the Sycamore History Museum has made apple cider, and it is always a big …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, October 14, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Pumpkin Train Rides

Saturday, October 14, 2017
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for the punpkin train rides. After your walk through the all new Haunted Train Station with spooks ghosts, and scares of all types, you will board The Pumpkin Train. You will ride past …

Writing Your Family Story

Saturday, October 14, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Have you spent hours researching your family history? Do you have bulging files of records and stories? Now is the time to put all of that hard work into a written family history. Julie Dresser will …

Heartache Tonight – An Eagles Concert Experience

Saturday, October 14, 2017
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
From the powerful guitar duel in "Hotel California" to the shimmering harmonies of "Peaceful Easy Feeling," Heartache Tonight delivers a true Eagles concert experience.  With meticulous attention to …

2017 USO Fundraiser Hangar Swing Dance

Saturday, October 14, 2017
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The 3rd Annual USO fundraiser dance returns to Taylor Airport in DeKalb, Illinois on Saturday, October 14. The awesome Lakes Area Swing Bang will be the live entertainment. A lesson donated by Carl & …

Sunday Artist Market – Blumen Gardens

Sunday, October 15, 2017
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Enjoy a Sunday Artist Market in our Gardens Our Sunday Artist Market is every 3rd Sunday of the Month from April through October! Every month we feature local artists who display and sell their …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, October 15, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

NIU v Ohio Soccer Game

Sunday, October 15, 2017
2:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women's soccer team when they take on Ohio! The event is free and will be held at the NIU soccer complex. For more info go to niuhuskies.com

Pumpkin Train Rides

Sunday, October 15, 2017
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for the punpkin train rides. After your walk through the all new Haunted Train Station with spooks ghosts, and scares of all types, you will board The Pumpkin Train. You will ride past …

The House Cafe: Open Mic Night

Monday, October 16, 2017
7:30 pm
Open Mic Night Hosted by Joe at the House Cafe every Monday night. This is a free event open to all ages. Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: …

Coffee with Carlson

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Join NIU head women's basketball coach Lisa Carlsen for "Coffee with Carlsen" at Faranda's on October 17, 2017, at 8:00 AM. With special guest Adrian Myers and Connie Teaberry. This event includes …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
5:30 pm
Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 23 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight hours …

The House Cafe: Beer and Yoga

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
6:00 pm
Join us Every Tuesday at 6 for Beer Yoga at The House Cafe! Only $7 to get healthy and chug at once! 30% off all alcohol and a free tea of choice! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln …

Egyptian Theatre Fall Film Series: Tim Burton

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre is proud to announce their fall film series featuring Tim Burton films. Sept 5th: Big Fish Sept 12th: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Sept 19th: Alice in Wonderland Sept …

The House Cafe: Swing Dance w/ Carl & Karrie

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
8:00 pm
Join the House Cafe every Tuesday for swing dancing with Carl Linder & Karrie Willis! $10 w/ beginner lessons! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

Ben Franklin Circle: Temperance

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
The Dekalb Public Library is joining a 21st-century community-building initiative inspired by Benjamin Franklin’s “club for mutual improvement,” launched more than 200 years ago. Ben Franklin …

North Central Cyclery “No Drop” Group Ride

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
5:30 pm
BEGINNER: Easy "No Drop" group for those wanting to get used to riding in a group. Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 5:30 pm. NCC will hold "Safe group riding and proper etiquette" sessions for …

Queen Ann in Sycamore

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Sycamore residential area contains more than 200 buildings which record the radical style change that developed in late 19th to early 20th century known as the Queen Anne style. On Wednesday, …

The House Cafe: Stand Up Comedy Open Mic

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
9:00 pm
The House Cafe has open mic comedy nights every Wednesday at 9pm. Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: (815) 517-1788 Email: To email …

Young Frankenstein

Thursday, October 19, 2017
Young Frankenstein presented by the StageCoach Players Directed by Scott Monovan Musical Direction by Judy O'Connor Grandson of the infamous Victor Frankenstein, Frederick Frankenstein …

CASA Advocate Training

Thursday, October 19, 2017
CASA is holding their fall advocate training and is seeking applications from community members looking to serve. Advocates serve as the voice for abused and neglected children within the DeKalb …

Say Cheese! Vintage Cameras Gallery Talk

Thursday, October 19, 2017
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Join us for the "Say Cheese! Vintage Cameras Gallery Talk" art museum on Thursday, October 19, 2017, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (CT) at the NIU Art Museum Hall Gallery. Gallery Hours Tuesday, …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Thursday, October 19, 2017
5:30 pm
GROUP RIDE: Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 35 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight …

Midwest Museum of Natural History: SPIDER DISSECTION

Thursday, October 19, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Get in the mood for Halloween and join MMNH in the dissection of a garden spider! Register today and learn all about these fascinating, creepy crawly creatures! Children welcome! Non-Members: …

The House Cafe: Surfer Blood

Thursday, October 19, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us at the house cafe to see Surfer Blood. $13.00 - $15.oo per person Doors open at 7:00 pm show starts at 8:00 pm Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

The Manhattan Transfer

Thursday, October 19, 2017
7:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre proudly presents The Manhattan Transfer's 45th Anniversary Tour on Thursday, October 19th at 7:30pm. For tickets or more info go to egyptiantheatre.org Or call (815) …

Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale

Friday, October 20, 2017 - Sunday, October 22, 2017
The Friends of the Library will be holding their semi-annual sale Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 20, 21, and 22, 2017. Prices start at 25 cents and everything is priced to sell! Provided …

Young Frankenstein

Friday, October 20, 2017
Young Frankenstein presented by the StageCoach Players Directed by Scott Monovan Musical Direction by Judy O'Connor Grandson of the infamous Victor Frankenstein, Frederick Frankenstein …

Ellwood House Local Lore: DeKalb Fire Department

Friday, October 20, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The DeKalb Fire Department has been a cornerstone of the DeKalb community for almost 150 years, saving lives and property. For October’s Local Lore presentation, the Ellwood House Museum welcomes …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, October 20, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Pumpkin Train Rides

Friday, October 20, 2017
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for the punpkin train rides. After your walk through the all new Haunted Train Station with spooks ghosts, and scares of all types, you will board The Pumpkin Train. You will ride past …

Prairie State Winery Food & Wine Pairing

Friday, October 20, 2017 - Saturday, October 21, 2017
4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Prairie State Winery's in-house chef will create three courses designed specifically to pair with three of our Prairie State Wines. Reservations are required and space is limited so give us a call …

Jonamac Orchard’s Haunted Maze

Friday, October 20, 2017
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Those looking for a fun and challenging Halloween activity will want to visit Jonamac Orchard’s corn maze for the annual “Haunting” of the Corn Maze. The 2017 Haunted Corn Maze will run on Friday …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, October 20, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Combine Rides: Experience Corn Harvest in October

Saturday, October 21, 2017
Have you ever wanted to ride in a combine and watch corn being harvested? Now’s your chance. Local farmers are opening the doors of their cabs and welcoming people to take a ride with them as they …

Young Frankenstein

Saturday, October 21, 2017
Young Frankenstein presented by the StageCoach Players Directed by Scott Monovan Musical Direction by Judy O'Connor Grandson of the infamous Victor Frankenstein, Frederick Frankenstein …

North Central Cyclery Varied Difficulty Group Ride

Saturday, October 21, 2017
7:00 am
VARIED DIFFICULTY ride: Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 7am or 8am for a long ride. Distance and pace will depend on the group present and weather. Some group riders will be riding up to 60 …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, October 21, 2017
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 …

House Walk – training session

Saturday, October 21, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
If you are interested in volunteering for the Museum’s Pumpkin Fest Historic Tour of Homes, a training session will take place on Saturday, October 21. Please call the museum to sign up or for more …

STEM Fest

Saturday, October 21, 2017
10:30 am - 5:00 pm
STEMfest celebrates innovations in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Northern Illinois University STEM departments, student groups, regional corporations, museums, educators, …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, October 21, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Pumpkin Train Rides

Saturday, October 21, 2017
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for the punpkin train rides. After your walk through the all new Haunted Train Station with spooks ghosts, and scares of all types, you will board The Pumpkin Train. You will ride past …

Paint N’ Sip at Prairie State Winery

Saturday, October 21, 2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Join Prairie State Winery for their latest Paint and Wine event with Amanda Ann Art! Come for a fun afternoon of wine and painting. Starts at 3pm and pre-registration is required. Only $30 per …

Wooden Box Theater

Saturday, October 21, 2017
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
On Saturday October 21st at 6:00pm the Ellwood House Visitor's Center in DeKalb will host area performance group Wooden Box Theater, as they showcase an event that will display local theatrical …

The House Cafe: Krazfest 2017 NeverclearX

Saturday, October 21, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for Krazfest 2017 NeverclearX. Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm Tickets $5.00 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: …

NIU v SIUE Soccer Game

Saturday, October 21, 2017
6:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU men’s soccer team when they take on Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville! The event is free and will be located at the NIU soccer complex. for more info go to …

Shawn Klush – The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist

Saturday, October 21, 2017
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Come celebrate the music, life and legacy of Elvis Presley, starring Shawn Klush, the world’s most successful Elvis tribute artist of all time featuring the Fabulous Ambassadors and Special Guests to …

Young Frankenstein

Sunday, October 22, 2017
Young Frankenstein presented by the StageCoach Players Directed by Scott Monovan Musical Direction by Judy O'Connor Grandson of the infamous Victor Frankenstein, Frederick Frankenstein …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, October 22, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Pumpkin Train Rides

Sunday, October 22, 2017
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for the punpkin train rides. After your walk through the all new Haunted Train Station with spooks ghosts, and scares of all types, you will board The Pumpkin Train. You will ride past …

The House Cafe: Disability Performance Night

Sunday, October 22, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for Disability Performance Night. Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm Tickets: Free Suggested donation $5 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

Kishwaukee Concert Band Fall Concert

Sunday, October 22, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
NEW TIME! The Kishwaukee Concert Band will present a Fall Concert on Sunday, October 22nd at 7 PM in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, Lucinda Ave., on NIU's campus.  Dave Lehman and Deb Shofner …

Paint & Pour

Monday, October 23, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Come customize your own street sign during paint and pour at Chelsea McGhee. $40.00 per person includes paint, supplies & instructions as well as use of aprons. You may bring in your …

The House Cafe: Open Mic Night

Monday, October 23, 2017
7:30 pm
Open Mic Night Hosted by Joe at the House Cafe every Monday night. This is a free event open to all ages. Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
5:30 pm
Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 23 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight hours …

Fall Pumpkin Beer Pairing Dinner

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
This event is sold out Join us at Forge Brewhouse as they kick off the  2017 Sycamore Pumpkin Festival with a special release of our Pumpkin Scottish Ale. This pairing will be a 3-course meal …

The House Cafe: Beer and Yoga

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
6:00 pm
Join us Every Tuesday at 6 for Beer Yoga at The House Cafe! Only $7 to get healthy and chug at once! 30% off all alcohol and a free tea of choice! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln …

Articulating Disability Mental Health and Neurodiversity Writing Workshop

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
In honor of Disability Awareness Month, please join us for an in-depth exploration of disability and poetry, as well as an opportunity to articulate your personal experiences with disabilities, …

Egyptian Theatre Fall Film Series: Tim Burton

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre is proud to announce their fall film series featuring Tim Burton films. Sept 5th: Big Fish Sept 12th: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Sept 19th: Alice in Wonderland Sept …

The House Cafe: Swing Dance w/ Carl & Karrie

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
8:00 pm
Join the House Cafe every Tuesday for swing dancing with Carl Linder & Karrie Willis! $10 w/ beginner lessons! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

Midwest Museum of Natural History: WEEK OF PUMPKIN

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Celebrate Halloween with a week full of fun activities at the Midwest Museum of Natural History! During the week of Halloween MMNH has a number of fun holiday activities planned! WED, OCT 25 - …

56th Annual Sycamore Pumpkin Festival

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - Sunday, October 29, 2017
2017 is the 56th Annual Sycamore Pumpkin Festival.   What started out as an idea by Wally Thurow in 1956 to offer something creative for the students of Sycamore, has grown from a neighborhood …

Sycamore Downtown Trick-or-Treat

Wednesday, October 25, 2017
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Kick-off Pumpkin Festival in downtown Sycamore during our Trick-or-Treating event sponsored by Illinois Community Credit Union! Downtown businesses will hand out tasty treats from 4:30-6:00 p.m. Then …

North Central Cyclery “No Drop” Group Ride

Wednesday, October 25, 2017
5:30 pm
BEGINNER: Easy "No Drop" group for those wanting to get used to riding in a group. Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 5:30 pm. NCC will hold "Safe group riding and proper etiquette" sessions for …

The House Cafe: Stand Up Comedy Open Mic

Wednesday, October 25, 2017
9:00 pm
The House Cafe has open mic comedy nights every Wednesday at 9pm. Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: (815) 517-1788 Email: To email …

Young Frankenstein

Thursday, October 26, 2017
Young Frankenstein presented by the StageCoach Players Directed by Scott Monovan Musical Direction by Judy O'Connor Grandson of the infamous Victor Frankenstein, Frederick Frankenstein …

Midwest Museum of Natural History: Owl Pellet Dissection

Thursday, October 26, 2017
4:00 am - 5:00 pm
"Hoo's" for Dinner? Find out by dissecting owl pellets—balls of fur and bones that the bird cannot digest and coughs up. We'll walk through the dissection of pellets and identification of the remains …

NIU v Western Michigan Soccer Game

Thursday, October 26, 2017
2:00 pm
Come cheer on the NIU women's soccer team when they take on Western Michigan! The event is free and will be held at the NIU soccer complex. For more info go to niuhuskies.com

Spooktacular – Downtown DeKalb Trick-or-Treat

Thursday, October 26, 2017
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 Free Screening of Casper at the Egyptian Theatre starting at …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Thursday, October 26, 2017
5:30 pm
GROUP RIDE: Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 35 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight …

Sycamore Library Pumpkin Celebration

Thursday, October 26, 2017
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Every year as part of the Sycamore Pumpkin Festival, we celebrate all things pumpkin! Enjoy stories, games, food, and fun in our Youth Services Department. Be sure to join the fun and wear a costume …

NIU Huskies Football Game – NIU Vs. Eastern Michigan

Thursday, October 26, 2017
6:00 pm
NIU Huskies vs. Eastern Michigan at Huskie Stadium, DeKalb, IL Come out and cheer on the NIU Huskies as they go up against MAC rival Eastern Michigan! For tickets, call 815-753-PACK. Ticketing …

Understanding Credit

Thursday, October 26, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Are you trying to build your credit?  Are you mystified by credit scores?  How does debt affect your credit score?   Those questions and more will be addressed at Understanding Credit, a free …

Free Movie: Casper

Thursday, October 26, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us at the Egyptian Theatre for a free viewing of the movie Casper. Sponsored by: DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Casper (voiced by Malachi Pearson) is a kind young ghost who peacefully haunts a …

The House Cafe: Salsa Night

Thursday, October 26, 2017
7:00 pm
Join us every last Thursday of the month for a special salsa night featuring lessons, wonderful live band music courtesy of Salsa Del Norte, and open dance to night is done! Only …

Cosplay Workshop w/ Jessica McClure

Thursday, October 26, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Interested in Cosplay but not sure where to start? Look no further! Join Jessica from Parties with Character as she discusses character creation and provides cosplay tips for beginners and amateur …

Young Frankenstein

Friday, October 27, 2017
Young Frankenstein presented by the StageCoach Players Directed by Scott Monovan Musical Direction by Judy O'Connor Grandson of the infamous Victor Frankenstein, Frederick Frankenstein …

 Haunted Houses Kids Painting Class

Friday, October 27, 2017
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Come join us for the haunted house kids painting class at Chelsea McGhee. $25.00 per person includes all paint, supplies, and instructions to create this Halloween Painting that will be fun to …

Trick or Treat Kids Painting Class

Friday, October 27, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Come join us for the trick or Treat Kids Painting Class at Chelsea McGhee. $25.00 per person includes all paint, supplie, and instructions to create this Halloween Painting that will be fun to …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, October 27, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Pumpkin Train Rides

Friday, October 27, 2017
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for the punpkin train rides. After your walk through the all new Haunted Train Station with spooks ghosts, and scares of all types, you will board The Pumpkin Train. You will ride past …

YMCA Halloween Bash

Friday, October 27, 2017
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us for the "YMCA Halloween Bash" on October 27th, 2017 from 4:30 PM- 8:00 Pm. Families are encouraged to wear their costumes and have fun together. The event will feature James the Magician, …

Jonamac Orchard’s Haunted Maze

Friday, October 27, 2017
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Those looking for a fun and challenging Halloween activity will want to visit Jonamac Orchard’s corn maze for the annual “Haunting” of the Corn Maze. The 2017 Haunted Corn Maze will run on Friday …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, October 27, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

The House Cafe: Unamused Dave Hey Thanks!

Friday, October 27, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for Unamused Dave Hey Thanks! Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Tickets: $7.00 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: …

Fargo Skateboarding’s Annual Halloween Party

Friday, October 27, 2017
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Halloween party & skateboard challenge will be on Friday, October 27th! Mark your calendars, Alabaster will be playing a Black Sabbath set, there will be a best costume contest, and 5 challenges: …

Rocky Horror Picture Show with Live Shadow Cast

Friday, October 27, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 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 …

Young Frankenstein

Saturday, October 28, 2017
Young Frankenstein presented by the StageCoach Players Directed by Scott Monovan Musical Direction by Judy O'Connor Grandson of the infamous Victor Frankenstein, Frederick Frankenstein …

Public Paranormal Events

Saturday, October 28, 2017
This event is a guided public investigation. Midwest Ghost Society members will be on hand with equipment and knowledge to help guide your investigation. After a brief introduction and check in upon …

North Central Cyclery Varied Difficulty Group Ride

Saturday, October 28, 2017
7:00 am
VARIED DIFFICULTY ride: Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 7am or 8am for a long ride. Distance and pace will depend on the group present and weather. Some group riders will be riding up to 60 …

Autumn Craft & Treasures Market

Saturday, October 28, 2017 - Sunday, October 29, 2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The 45th annual Autumn Craft & Treasures Market, sponsored by the Sycamore Music Boosters, is part of the Sycamore Pumpkin Festival weekend October 28 & 29th, 2017. This event will be held at the …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, October 28, 2017
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 …

Elphaba the Witch Visits the Library!

Saturday, October 28, 2017
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Get in the mood for Halloween by visiting with a friendly witch!  Join us to find out that Elphaba, the "Wicked" Witch of the West, isn't really wicked at all--as we learn to love and accept each …

Pumpkin Fest Historic Tour of Homes

Saturday, October 28, 2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The theme of the 2017 Pumpkin Fest Historic Homes Tour is “Porches of Sycamore!” As many of Sycamore’s historic homes have beautiful historic porches, this year we are going to celebrate this …

Fun-o-ween

Saturday, October 28, 2017
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Celebrate Halloween with some fun crafts and games!  Make a spooky mobile, pin the ghost on the haunted house, and try the pumpkin bean bag toss.  We’ll also have a green screen available so you can …

Free Hearing Tests and Help with Research

Saturday, October 28, 2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The library is offering free hearing tests and help with research during National Disability Awareness Month. Each year, many children suffer from undetected temporary and permanent hearing loss. The …

8th Annual Halloween Walk

Saturday, October 28, 2017
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Kids and adults of all ages are invited to join the Sandwich Area Chamber of Commerce and the merchants of downtown Sandwich for our 8th Annual Halloween Walk Location: Begin your journey at the …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, October 28, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Pumpkin Train Rides

Saturday, October 28, 2017
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for the punpkin train rides. After your walk through the all new Haunted Train Station with spooks ghosts, and scares of all types, you will board The Pumpkin Train. You will ride past …

Sandwich Park Dist Harvest Moon Hayrides

Saturday, October 28, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Enjoy a family night if fall fun. Free hayrides, hot chocolate, cookies and a campfire are provided. Location: New Location Prairie View School 1201 Castle St Sandwich Contact …

DeBenedetto’s Halloween Dance & Party

Saturday, October 28, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Join us for some freaky fun, ghoulish drinks, and awesome food at our 2nd Annual Halloween Dance! Dance starts at 8pm with live entertainment by The Couch Coins! Free admission. Best adult …

Sandwich Park Dist. Halloween Egg Hunt

Saturday, October 28, 2017
8:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Sandwich Park Dist Halloween Egg Hunt Wear your costume and bring a flashlight and container for your eggs. You will find sweet prizes at the park, in the DARK! Please stay behind the ropes and the …

Young Frankenstein

Sunday, October 29, 2017
Young Frankenstein presented by the StageCoach Players Directed by Scott Monovan Musical Direction by Judy O'Connor Grandson of the infamous Victor Frankenstein, Frederick Frankenstein …

Pumpkin Run 10k

Sunday, October 29, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Sycamore 10K Pumpkin Run is headed into its 39th year! Feet will hit the street Sunday, October 29th at 9:05am. The 10K is held during Sycamore Illinois’ world famous Pumpkin Festival. This race …

2017 Pumpkin Fest Parade

Sunday, October 29, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Celebrate the end of Pumpkin Fest 2017 with the annual parade. Parade Kicks off at 1pm on Sunday, October 29th, 2017. Click HERE to view the parade route.   Click HERE for more information …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, October 29, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Pumpkin Train Rides

Sunday, October 29, 2017
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for the punpkin train rides. After your walk through the all new Haunted Train Station with spooks ghosts, and scares of all types, you will board The Pumpkin Train. You will ride past …

The House Cafe: Duke Da Beast

Sunday, October 29, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for Duke Da Beast. Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Tickets: $15.00 - $20.00 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: …

The House Cafe: Open Mic Night

Monday, October 30, 2017
7:30 pm
Open Mic Night Hosted by Joe at the House Cafe every Monday night. This is a free event open to all ages. Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: …

Midwest Museum of Natural History Presents Creepy Crawly Halloween Party!

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
4:00 am - 5:00 pm
"Shadows, silhouettes, and creaky floors! Get ready for spooky times at the Midwest Museum of Natural History during our Blackout Flashlight Tour on Halloween! We turn off the gallery lights, you …

Movie: Coraline and Spooky Activity

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Ready for a chill Halloween? Join us for a slightly creepy movie and equally creepy activity. While exploring her new home, a girl named Coraline (Dakota Fanning) discovers a secret door, behind …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
5:30 pm
Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 23 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight hours …

The House Cafe: Beer and Yoga

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
6:00 pm
Join us Every Tuesday at 6 for Beer Yoga at The House Cafe! Only $7 to get healthy and chug at once! 30% off all alcohol and a free tea of choice! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln …

The House Cafe: Swing Dance w/ Carl & Karrie

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
8:00 pm
Join the House Cafe every Tuesday for swing dancing with Carl Linder & Karrie Willis! $10 w/ beginner lessons! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

North Central Cyclery “No Drop” Group Ride

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
5:30 pm
BEGINNER: Easy "No Drop" group for those wanting to get used to riding in a group. Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 5:30 pm. NCC will hold "Safe group riding and proper etiquette" sessions for …

The House Cafe: Stand Up Comedy Open Mic

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
9:00 pm
The House Cafe has open mic comedy nights every Wednesday at 9pm. Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: (815) 517-1788 Email: To email …

Day of the Dead Celebration: Movie, Treat, and Activity

Thursday, November 2, 2017
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join us for our celebration of El Dia del Los Muertos/Day of the Dead. We will be watching Book of Life, an animated movie celebrating Mexican culture, enjoying Pan de Muerto/traditional bread, and …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Thursday, November 2, 2017
5:30 pm
GROUP RIDE: Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 35 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight …

Magic and Cooking

Thursday, November 2, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Learn how to make your own magic foods! In this program, Nelson the rabbit and his friend Gavin Wilson will demonstrate the magic that happens when you combine ingredients, heat, cooling, and human …

The House Cafe: Salsa Night

Thursday, November 2, 2017
7:00 pm
Join us every last Thursday of the month for a special salsa night featuring lessons, wonderful live band music courtesy of Salsa Del Norte, and open dance to night is done! Only …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, November 3, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Sip, Shop, and Socialize – Holiday Sneak Peek

Friday, November 3, 2017
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Discover the unique shopping, dining and entertainment during the Sip, Shop, and Socialize Holiday Sneak Peek in Downtown DeKalb on Friday, November 3rd from 5-11pm! Participating Downtown …

Friday Wine Downs with Prairie State Winery

Friday, November 3, 2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday, November 3rd Doug Fick @ Prairie on State Wine Cellars in Sycamore Friday, November 10th Selfie and The Photobombs @ Prairie State Winery in Genoa Friday, November 24th Paper Airplane …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, November 3, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

The House Cafe: Beach Slang

Friday, November 3, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for Beach Slang. Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Tickets: $17.00 - $20.00 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: (815) …

An Evening of Radio Shows: “Our Miss Brooks” and “The Eddie Cantor Show”

Friday, November 3, 2017
7:25 pm - 10:00 pm
One Night Only, An Evening of Radio Shows: "Our Miss Brooks" and "The Eddie Cantor Show". Performed in traditional radio broadcast style with live actors and sound effects. Join The Stage Coach …

Think Floyd USA

Friday, November 3, 2017
8:00 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. …

Kishwaukee College Foundation 2017 Gala

Saturday, November 4, 2017
5:30 am - 5:30 am
Join us for the Kishwaukee College Foundation 2017 Gala.   Event Description: Benefit Dinner & Live Auction Location: Kishwaukee College Student Center, 21193 Malta Road, Malta …

North Central Cyclery Varied Difficulty Group Ride

Saturday, November 4, 2017
7:00 am
VARIED DIFFICULTY ride: Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 7am or 8am for a long ride. Distance and pace will depend on the group present and weather. Some group riders will be riding up to 60 …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, November 4, 2017
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 …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Benedictine

Saturday, November 4, 2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
NIU Women's Basketball vs Benedictine Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, November 4, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Preserving the Harvest: Canning Basics

Saturday, November 4, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Learn the fundamentals of canning in this tasty hands-on demo with veteran gardener Anna Stange. Both water bath and pressure canning tips and techniques will be discussed. We will prepare and can …

The House Cafe: EGI Mungion

Saturday, November 4, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for EGI Mungion. Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:30 pm Tickets: $10.00 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: (815) …

Liverpool Legends Coming to the Egyptian Theatre

Saturday, November 4, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Liverpool Legends are four incredibly talented musicians and actors hand-picked by Louise Harrison- sister of the late George Harrison of the The Beatles. Louise’s involvement in Liverpool Legends …

Free Skateboarding

Sunday, November 5, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Come by the Fargo Skateboarding shop for free skateboarding on the first Sunday of the month every month, from 10 am to noon. For more information visit their website at fargoskateboarding.com or …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, November 5, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Joseph Hall’s ELVIS Rock ‘N’ Remember

Sunday, November 5, 2017
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Joseph Hall - finalist on America's Got Talent, is returning to the Opera House stage. Joseph Hall, born in 1984 has been paying tribute to the legacy of Elvis Presley since 2006. He starred on …

The House Cafe: The Most of Me Reaching Everest

Sunday, November 5, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for The Most of Me Reaching Everest. Doors: 5:00 pm / Show: 6:00 pm Tickets: $7.00 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

The House Cafe: Open Mic Night

Monday, November 6, 2017
7:30 pm
Open Mic Night Hosted by Joe at the House Cafe every Monday night. This is a free event open to all ages. Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
5:30 pm
Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 23 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight hours …

The House Cafe: Beer and Yoga

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
6:00 pm
Join us Every Tuesday at 6 for Beer Yoga at The House Cafe! Only $7 to get healthy and chug at once! 30% off all alcohol and a free tea of choice! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln …

The House Cafe: Swing Dance w/ Carl & Karrie

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
8:00 pm
Join the House Cafe every Tuesday for swing dancing with Carl Linder & Karrie Willis! $10 w/ beginner lessons! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance ARTS and Entertainment: Our Town

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - Sunday, November 12, 2017
Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance’s latest production of Our Town, written by Thornton Wilder, is a timeless retelling of the lives of the townspeople in Grover’s Corners, New …

Art in Nature

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Explore art and nature with art in nature by using found nature objects in a fun project! We'll be using pine cones, leaves, and twigs to make some truly autumnal art. Wed. November …

North Central Cyclery “No Drop” Group Ride

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
5:30 pm
BEGINNER: Easy "No Drop" group for those wanting to get used to riding in a group. Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 5:30 pm. NCC will hold "Safe group riding and proper etiquette" sessions for …

The House Cafe: Stand Up Comedy Open Mic

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
9:00 pm
The House Cafe has open mic comedy nights every Wednesday at 9pm. Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: (815) 517-1788 Email: To email …

NIU School of Art Faculty Exhibition

Thursday, November 9, 2017
An exhibition of recent artwork and scholarship by faculty and teaching staff from all divisions of the NIU School of Art and Design. November 16 - December 15 (Closed Thanksgiving weekend, …

Movie and Activity: E.T., the Extra-terrestrial

Thursday, November 9, 2017
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Considered one of the greatest films ever made, E.T., the Extra-terrestrial, was widely acclaimed by critics as a timeless story of friendship, and it ranks as the greatest science fiction film ever …

Sustainable Eating

Thursday, November 9, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
SUSTAINABLE EATING Join us as our Educator Lauren discusses the rise of sustainable eating in kitchens and restaurants across the country. We'll see how chefs and home-cooks alike are …

North Central Cyclery Group Ride

Thursday, November 9, 2017
5:30 pm
GROUP RIDE: Meet at the North Central Cyclery parking lot before 530. We will ride roughly 35 miles southwest of DeKalb. Please invite anyone that might be interested. Times may change once daylight …

NIU Huskies Football Game – NIU vs. Ball State

Thursday, November 9, 2017
6:00 pm
NIU Huskies vs. Ball State at Huskie Stadium, DeKalb, IL Come out and cheer on the NIU Huskies as they go up against MAC rival Ball State! For tickets, call 815-753-PACK. Ticketing Information

Gluten-free Demonstration w/ Hy-Vee

Thursday, November 9, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
What’s the Scoop on Gluten? Hy-Vee dietitian, Lisa Brandt, visits the library to demonstrate some tasty items using gluten-free recipes. Come sample a variety of dishes and learn the latest …

The House Cafe: Salsa Night

Thursday, November 9, 2017
7:00 pm
Join us every last Thursday of the month for a special salsa night featuring lessons, wonderful live band music courtesy of Salsa Del Norte, and open dance to night is done! Only …

Movie and Activity: A Bridge Too Far

Friday, November 10, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
For this “No School” day and in recognition of Veteran’s Day, we will be watching a World War II movie, and writing letters of thanks and encouragement to service men and women overseas. …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, November 10, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Holiday Open House

Friday, November 10, 2017
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us for the "Holiday Open House" hosted by Blumen Gardens on Friday, November 10, 2017, from 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM 403 Edward Street Sycamore, Illinois 60178 phone: (815) 895-3737 fax: (815) …

Majakka Monthly Music Marathon – November Show

Friday, November 10, 2017
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Majakka Monthly Music Marathon is a monthly concert series that showcases regional musical artists to support the DeKalb Area Women’s Center. The organization will host its 13th show of the …

Friday Wine Downs with Prairie State Winery

Friday, November 10, 2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday, November 3rd Doug Fick @ Prairie on State Wine Cellars in Sycamore Friday, November 10th Selfie and The Photobombs @ Prairie State Winery in Genoa Friday, November 24th Paper Airplane …

The House Cafe: Puerto Rico Benefit

Friday, November 10, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us as we raise money to help in the relief effort for those in Puerto Rico affected by Hurricane Maria. Live music, vendors, raffles, and more! Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Tickets: …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs St. Francis

Friday, November 10, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
NIU Men's Basketball vs St. Francis Home Opener Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800 Click HERE  to buy your tickets!

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, November 10, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Paul Revere’s Raiders

Friday, November 10, 2017
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The music and laughs continue and the tradition lives on with Paul Revere's Raiders! Paul Revere organized the Raiders in 1958 and over the years perfected their slick, fast-paced, dynamo of a show …

Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, November 11, 2017
STATE SYMBOLS Explore the Museum in search of Illinois state symbol facts and/or pictures with a fun scavenger hunt for all ages. Learn while you play! Sat. November 11th ALL DAY FREE with …

Christmas in the Country

Saturday, November 11, 2017 - Sunday, November 12, 2017
38th Annual Christmas in the Country School Craft Shows Location: Held at the schools south of Rt 34 on Wells, Lions & Dayton Streets, Sandwich, IL. Shuttle service provided, no strollers …

North Central Cyclery Varied Difficulty Group Ride

Saturday, November 11, 2017
7:00 am
VARIED DIFFICULTY ride: Meeting at North Central Cyclery at 7am or 8am for a long ride. Distance and pace will depend on the group present and weather. Some group riders will be riding up to 60 …

Turkey Trot 5K

Saturday, November 11, 2017
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
This great, family orientated 5K run/walk is pet friendly,  stroller friendly and attracts people of all ages. This USATF flat course winds through the beautiful neighborhoods of Cortland, IL. With …

NIU: Fall Open House

Saturday, November 11, 2017
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
To truly understand how NIU can help make your future goals a reality, you need to experience it. Attend an Open House event when you can tour campus and talk to students and professors who will …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, November 11, 2017
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 …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, November 11, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Blues N’ Bloodies at Prairie State Winery

Saturday, November 11, 2017
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Bloody Mary Sundays in Genoa! Kick your Sunday Blues at our Genoa Tasting Room! We will be serving up wine bloody marys complete with all the fixin's all day long. Kick back and enjoy the live music …

Lundeen’s Annual FALL Wine Event at Blumen Gardens

Saturday, November 11, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Lundeen Family brings you their annual FALL wine event! VIP HOUR 1-2p.m. featuring an Italian Spritzer cocktail table and Mozzarella cheese table! To register, Call Lundeens at (815) 899-1231 …

ComiCon

Saturday, November 11, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join us for the first annual Sycamore Public Library ComiCon on Saturday, November 11th from 2-4 pm! There will be freebies, raffles, a costume contest*, crafts, a photo booth and so much more! No …

The House Cafe: Lever

Saturday, November 11, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for Lever. Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Tickets: $6.00 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: (815) …

U.S. Army Field Band and Soldiers’ Chorus- Egyptian Theatre

Saturday, November 11, 2017
7:30 pm
The Egyptian Theatre is proud to present the U.S. Army Field Band and Soldiers’ Chorus on Saturday, November 11th at 7:30pm. The event is FREE but tickets are required due to demand. Info on how …

Wonderful World of Christmas Craft/Vendor Show

Sunday, November 12, 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Genoa Community Women's Club is sponsoring the 29th annual show. Proceeds benefit the college scholarship fund for graduating seniors. Over 140 spaces are available. For info about table rental …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, November 12, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Girls Only Skate Night

Sunday, November 12, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Fargo Skateboarding shop holds a girls only skate night every second Sunday of the month. For more information visit their website at fargoskateboarding.com or call (815) 756-5555

Advance Care Planning Coffee Chat

Monday, November 13, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Colleen Parks, LCSW Northwestern Medicine Advance Care Planning Manager and members of her team will provide a brief introduction to the Advance Care Planning program and the importance of ensuring …

The House Cafe: Open Mic Night

Monday, November 13, 2017
7:30 pm
Open Mic Night Hosted by Joe at the House Cafe every Monday night. This is a free event open to all ages. Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: …

Paper Footballs and School Swag Crafts

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Join us after school to make Paper Footballs or School Swag (posters to support your school’s teams.) Bonus points for being a fan of less popular sports, like swimming or wrestling. Arts and crafts …

The House Cafe: Beer and Yoga

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
6:00 pm
Join us Every Tuesday at 6 for Beer Yoga at The House Cafe! Only $7 to get healthy and chug at once! 30% off all alcohol and a free tea of choice! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln …

Adult Paint your Pet & Pour

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Come paint a custom portrait of your pet! Once you sign up for this class, email a digital photo of your pet (one pet only, please). Then I'll sketch your canvas & have it ready when you arrive. …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs Green Bay

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
NIU Men's Basketball vs Green Bay - Taco Tuesday - Faculty & Staff Appreciation Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

The House Cafe: Swing Dance w/ Carl & Karrie

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
8:00 pm
Join the House Cafe every Tuesday for swing dancing with Carl Linder & Karrie Willis! $10 w/ beginner lessons! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

NIU Huskies Football Game – Final 2017 Home Game NIU vs. Western Michigan

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
6:00 pm
NIU Huskies vs. Western Michigan at Huskie Stadium, DeKalb, IL. Come out and cheer on the NIU Huskies as they go up against MAC rival Western Michigan! For tickets, call 815-753-PACK. Ticketing …

The House Cafe: Stand Up Comedy Open Mic

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
9:00 pm
The House Cafe has open mic comedy nights every Wednesday at 9pm. Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: (815) 517-1788 Email: To email …

NIU School of Art Faculty Exhibition

Thursday, November 16, 2017
An exhibition of recent artwork and scholarship by faculty and teaching staff from all divisions of the NIU School of Art and Design. November 16 - December 15 (Closed Thanksgiving weekend, …

Local Lore – Sycamore’s Garnsey Homes

Thursday, November 16, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Sycamore's Garnsey Homes Speaker: Steve Bigolin Did you know the Ellwood Mansion's architect also designed two homes in Sycamore? Join local historian Steve Bigolin for an in-depth look at the …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Thursday, November 16, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

Family Reading Night

Thursday, November 16, 2017
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Join us to share favorite picture books and songs and to make a special holder for your library card as we celebrate Family Reading Night! This FREE event requires no registration. Everyone is …

Thanksgiving Feast: Twist on Classics

Thursday, November 16, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us to celebrate Thanksgiving as a community! The library will be providing five dishes for a Thanksgiving meal while supplies last. But these aren’t your typical dishes, they’re twists on …

STEM Cafe: Feed Your Mind!

Thursday, November 16, 2017
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 House Cafe: Salsa Night

Thursday, November 16, 2017
7:00 pm
Join us every last Thursday of the month for a special salsa night featuring lessons, wonderful live band music courtesy of Salsa Del Norte, and open dance to night is done! Only …

Holiday Pop-Up Shop

Friday, November 17, 2017 - Saturday, November 18, 2017
Chelsea McGhee studios will be transformed into a beautiful shopping boutique experience not to be missed! There will be vintage painted furniture, pretty textured weaving, scarves, and art!

Feed: The STEM Read PD Experience

Friday, November 17, 2017
7:30 am - 3:15 pm
Learn New Ways to Feed Your Students’ Love of Learning! When: 7:30 AM—3:15 PM, Friday, November 17, 2017 Where: NIU’s Altgeld Hall, DeKalb, IL Who: Educators, Media Specialists Cost: $75 per …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Friday, November 17, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, November 17, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

Moonlight Magic

Friday, November 17, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The downtown Sycamore shops are once again gearing up for this year’s shopping marathon. Stores will be open late for Moonlight Magic on Friday, November 17. Shop the best deals of the season and …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, November 17, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Rocky Horror Picture Show with Live Shadow Cast

Friday, November 17, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 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 …

Gobbler Gallop 5K

Saturday, November 18, 2017
9:00 am
The race starts at 9:00 a.m. at Clinton Township Community Center The first 300 registrants will receive a race t-shirt. More news about registration for the 2017 race coming soon! For more …

Holiday Arts & Crafts Market

Saturday, November 18, 2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
KVAL is hosting its fourth annual Holiday Arts & Crafts Market on Saturday, November 18  from 9 AM to 4 PM. It is to be held at the beautifully refurbished “Old Train Depot” at 475 Dekalb Ave., …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, November 18, 2017
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 …

OCB Naturals Bodybuilding & Figure Competition

Saturday, November 18, 2017
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre will host the Organization of Competitive Bodybuilders (OCB) Midwest States Competition. New format for fall 2017, the event will run continuously starting at 11:00 AM. Event …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Saturday, November 18, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Western Illinois University

Saturday, November 18, 2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
NIU Women's Basketball vs Western Illinois University - Post-Game WNIT Banner Event - Canned Food Drive - Jacoby Event Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU …

Blues N’ Bloodies at Prairie State Winery

Saturday, November 18, 2017
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Bloody Mary Sundays in Genoa! Kick your Sunday Blues at our Genoa Tasting Room! We will be serving up wine bloody marys complete with all the fixin's all day long. Kick back and enjoy the live music …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, November 18, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

A Golden Spike and a Silver Hammer, Riding the Rails with Barry Cloyd

Saturday, November 18, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barry Cloyd is a touring singer, songwriting, multi-instrumentalist, and historian. Join us for this one-of-a-kind educational and historical presentation with guitar and banjo music! This journey …

The House Cafe: Mom Jeans

Saturday, November 18, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for Mom Jeans. Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Tickets: $10.00 - $12.00 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: (815) …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Sunday, November 19, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, November 19, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be open 1:30 - 8:30, on Fri/Sat, and 1:30 - 5:30 on Sun. Tours and tasting are $10/person, and include a souvenir shot glass. Tours will begin on the hour, with the last tour …

The House Cafe: Telethon

Sunday, November 19, 2017
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for Telethon. Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm Tickets: $7.00 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: (815) …

Kids Turkey Painting Class

Monday, November 20, 2017
10:00 am - 11:00 am
This special class for the littles includes all paint, supplies, and instructions to create this Thanksgiving Turkey that will be fun to display for years to come! For ages: 5-7 Cost: …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Monday, November 20, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

Kids Painting Class

Monday, November 20, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
In this class, your kids will create & finish a masterpiece canvas painting ready to hang on their wall. This class includes all supplies and instructions. For ages 7 and up. Cost: …

The House Cafe: Open Mic Night

Monday, November 20, 2017
7:30 pm
Open Mic Night Hosted by Joe at the House Cafe every Monday night. This is a free event open to all ages. Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: …

Leaf Turkey Craft

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
For children (and adults!) of all ages! Enjoy a free make-and-take craft of a turkey made with autumn leaves! Just in time to hang on the walls or in the windows for the Thanksgiving …

Coffee with Carlsen

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Join NIU head women's basketball coach Lisa Carlsen for "Coffee with Carlsen" at Faranda's on November 21st, 2017, at 8:00 AM. With special guest Ray Gooden. This event includes breakfast, a meet …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

Kids Paint your Pet Class

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Come paint a custom portrait of your pet! Once you sign up for this class, email a digital photo of your pet (one pet only, please). Then I'll sketch your canvas & have it ready when you arrive. …

The House Cafe: Beer and Yoga

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
6:00 pm
Join us Every Tuesday at 6 for Beer Yoga at The House Cafe! Only $7 to get healthy and chug at once! 30% off all alcohol and a free tea of choice! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln …

The House Cafe: Swing Dance w/ Carl & Karrie

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
8:00 pm
Join the House Cafe every Tuesday for swing dancing with Carl Linder & Karrie Willis! $10 w/ beginner lessons! Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

The House Cafe: Stand Up Comedy Open Mic

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
9:00 pm
The House Cafe has open mic comedy nights every Wednesday at 9pm. Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: (815) 517-1788 Email: To email …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Thursday, November 23, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

The House Cafe: Salsa Night

Thursday, November 23, 2017
7:00 pm
Join us every last Thursday of the month for a special salsa night featuring lessons, wonderful live band music courtesy of Salsa Del Norte, and open dance to night is done! Only …

IHSA Football Championships

Friday, November 24, 2017 - Saturday, November 25, 2017
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 …

Egyptian Theatre Free Movie: Trolls

Friday, November 24, 2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre presents a free family movie, Trolls. There will be two showings, 11 am and 2 pm Free and open to the public! After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy (Anna Kendrick), …

Movie Showing: Smurfs–The Lost Village

Friday, November 24, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
In this all-new, fully-animated take on the Smurfs, a mysterious map sets Smurfette and her best friends Brainy, Clumsy, and Hefty on an exciting race through the Forbidden Forest, filled with …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Friday, November 24, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

Friday Wine Downs with Prairie State Winery

Friday, November 24, 2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday, November 3rd Doug Fick @ Prairie on State Wine Cellars in Sycamore Friday, November 10th Selfie and The Photobombs @ Prairie State Winery in Genoa Friday, November 24th Paper Airplane …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, November 24, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

The House Cafe: One Man Band Night

Friday, November 24, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for the 3rd Annual One Man Band Night! Come see why one doesn't have to be the loneliest number! Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Tickets: $5.00 Location: The House …

Small Business Saturday

Saturday, November 25, 2017
Join DeKalb County small and locally owned businesses and restaurants for Small Business Saturday on November 25th. Visit our downtowns and shopping districts to start your day off with a great meal …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, November 25, 2017
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 …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Saturday, November 25, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

Blues N’ Bloodies at Prairie State Winery

Saturday, November 25, 2017
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Bloody Mary Sundays in Genoa! Kick your Sunday Blues at our Genoa Tasting Room! We will be serving up wine bloody marys complete with all the fixin's all day long. Kick back and enjoy the live music …

Holiday Lights Train

Saturday, November 25, 2017
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
See over 300,000 lights and figures. Free Popcorn & Chocolate in our heated train station. Kids meet Santa every Friday, Saturday & Sunday in December. Opens Saturday, November 25th, 2017 Santa …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Sunday, November 26, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs Rockford University

Sunday, November 26, 2017
3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
NIU vs Rockford University Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800 Click HERE  to buy your tickets!

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Monday, November 27, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

Mighty Makers: Awesome Animoto

Monday, November 27, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
This month, our Mighty Makers club will make fun and easy video slideshows with Animoto. Let Animoto provide the music, themes, and transitions—-all you do is add the words, pictures, and videos. …

Food Evolution Showing & Panel Discussion

Monday, November 27, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Amongst all this conflict and confusion around food, how do we make the best decisions about how we feed ourselves? Join us for a showing of FOOD EVOLUTION, the exciting new documentary from …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Tuesday, November 28, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

Holiday Fairy Garden Terrarium Workshop

Tuesday, November 28, 2017
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Join us for our holiday terrarium workshop! Our gardeners will help you make the perfect planting for your home or for someone special with that holiday flair! Bring your own container or shop from …

You Pick ~ Wood Sign Workshop!

Tuesday, November 28, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
COME TO A CUSTOMIZED WOOD SIGN WORKSHOP! YOU PICK THE DESIGN AND WE PREPARE PERSONALIZED STENCILS FOR YOU TO MAKE YOUR SIGN! Click here to see all wood sign designs! Monogram Wood Sign = 20" x …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Bradley

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
NIU Women's Basketball vs Bradley - Winning Wednesdays - DeKalb County Day Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs Milwaukee

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
NIU Men's Basketball vs Milwaukee Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800 Click HERE  to buy your tickets!

Santa Comes to DeKalb

Thursday, November 30, 2017
Cookies, cocoa and caroling at the Egyptian Theatre help to celebrate Santa's arrival at 7pm. Visit website for times and details. www.dekalb.org

NIU School of Art Faculty Exhibition

Thursday, November 30, 2017
An exhibition of recent artwork and scholarship by faculty and teaching staff from all divisions of the NIU School of Art and Design. November 16 - December 15 (Closed Thanksgiving weekend, …

A Charlie Brown Christmas

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - Sunday, December 3, 2017
Directed by Anita Biletzky When Charlie Brown complains about the overwhelming materialism he sees among everyone during the Christmas season, Lucy suggests that he become director of the school …

A Nature Fairy Visits the Library!

Thursday, November 30, 2017
10:00 am - 11:30 am
This unique fairy has traded her flying powers for the power to magically grow big enough to join your little ones for a special day at the library! Aria Rose brings fairy dust and enchanting stories …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Thursday, November 30, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

Winter Chocolate Walk

Thursday, November 30, 2017
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bring your sweet heart or just your sweet tooth to Discover Sycamore’s Winter Chocolate Walk on Thursday, November 30th from 4-8pm. Enjoy the best of our downtown shops while sampling a vast array of …

Indian Valley Theatre Shows: Mostly Minnesota Christmas

Friday, December 1, 2017 - Sunday, December 3, 2017
Indian Valley Theatre performances scheduled at the Sandwich Opera House... December 1 - 3 ~ Mostly Minnesota Christmas Click HERE for tickets Visit http://sandwichoperahouse.org/ for more …

Beth Fowler Dance Company – The Nutcracker

Friday, December 1, 2017 - Sunday, December 3, 2017
Mark your calendar to see The Nutcracker at the Egyptian Theatre. The Beth Fowler Dance Company will present its Annual production of "The Nutcracker". Many area families have made this magical …

Santa’s House

Friday, December 1, 2017
Santa takes time off from his workshop to vacation in Sycamore during the holiday season.  His “vacation home” is located on the courthouse lawn and is open to visitors from December 1st, through the …

Festival of Trees

Friday, December 1, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Friday, December 1, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

Celebrate the Season

Friday, December 1, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Celebrate the Season is filled with traditional holiday activities, including FREE wagon rides, a live petting zoo, warming fires, Christmas caroling, holiday music, free hot chocolate, cookies, …

Walk with Santa

Friday, December 1, 2017
6:00 pm
Bring the family down to the State Street Theater at 4PM on Friday, December 2nd to view a free movie! After the movie, bundle up and join us in front of the Sycamore State Street Theater at 6:00 pm …

The House Cafe: Wood Chickens

Friday, December 1, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for Wood Chickens. Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Tickets: $6.00 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: (815) …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, December 1, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

A Sandwich Christmas

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - Sunday, December 3, 2017
Get into the holiday spirit with a weekend full of Christmas events. Stroll through the beautiful holiday trees decorated by local businesses and non-profit organizations. shop for the perfect …

Taste of The Season in Downtown DeKalb

Saturday, December 2, 2017
5pm - 10pm Experience the season by sampling wine paired with food from local restaurants while checking items off your holiday shopping list. Tickets are $25 and are on sale now! Early bird …

Festival of Trees

Saturday, December 2, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Santa’s House

Saturday, December 2, 2017
Santa takes time off from his workshop to vacation in Sycamore during the holiday season.  His “vacation home” is located on the courthouse lawn and is open to visitors from December 1st, through the …

STEM Divas – Say Cheese!

Saturday, December 2, 2017
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Meeting Times: 9:00am – 1:00pm Meeting Room: NIU STEM Classroom (Swen Parson 146) Come with your selfie face and be ready to snap pictures in our STEM photography class! Students will see how …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, December 2, 2017
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 …

Visits with Santa

Saturday, December 2, 2017
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Visit Santa in Downtown DeKalb, Van Buer Plaza from 11 am - 2 pm on December 9th & 16th. Santa will also be in Downtown DeKalb on December 2nd from 11 am - 3 pm.   For more information visit …

Carriage Rides Downtown DeKalb

Saturday, December 2, 2017
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Enjoy a complimentary old-fashioned horse-drawn carriage ride around downtown DeKalb and visit with Santa. December 2nd 11 am - 3 pm   Visit downtowndekalb.org or call 815-756-6306 for more …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Saturday, December 2, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

Holiday Lights Train

Saturday, December 2, 2017
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
See over 300,000 lights and figures. Free Popcorn & Chocolate in our heated train station. Kids meet Santa every Friday, Saturday & Sunday in December. Opens Saturday, November 25th, 2017 Santa …

The House Cafe: Charlie Haley & The Band

Saturday, December 2, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for Charlie Haley & The Band. Saturday, December 2, 2017 Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Tickets: $10.00 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, …

Santa’s House

Sunday, December 3, 2017
Santa takes time off from his workshop to vacation in Sycamore during the holiday season.  His “vacation home” is located on the courthouse lawn and is open to visitors from December 1st, through the …

Free Skateboarding

Sunday, December 3, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Come by the Fargo Skateboarding shop for free skateboarding on the first Sunday of the month every month, from 10 am to noon. For more information visit their website at fargoskateboarding.com or …

Ellwood House Museum presents Holiday Traditions

Sunday, December 3, 2017
1:00 pm
Each November, the Ellwood House Museum partners with area businesses, community sponsors, and volunteers to decorate the mansion room-by-room on all four floors. From November 15-30, our guided …

The House Cafe: Braintenna

Sunday, December 3, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for Braintenna. Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm Tickets: $7.00 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: (815) …

Festival of Trees

Tuesday, December 5, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Holiday Wreath & Arrangement Evening Workshop at Blumen Gardens

Tuesday, December 5, 2017
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
JOIN US FOR OUR HOLIDAY WREATH WORKSHOP! Enjoy a workshop with your friends while you sip on a selection of wine as we help you design a custom holiday wreath for your home or gift it to someone …

Festival of Trees

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

NIU Women’s Basketball vs Loyola

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
NIU Women's Basketball vs Loyola 4th Annual Education Day To register your school or for more information CLICK HERE - Questions? Contact Michelle Nelson at …

The House Cafe: Vundabar

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for Vundabar. Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm Tickets: $10.00 - $12.00 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: (815) …

Festival of Trees

Thursday, December 7, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

NIU School of Art Faculty Exhibition

Thursday, December 7, 2017
An exhibition of recent artwork and scholarship by faculty and teaching staff from all divisions of the NIU School of Art and Design. November 16 - December 15 (Closed Thanksgiving weekend, …

Holiday Arrangement Class at Blumen Gardens

Thursday, December 7, 2017
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Join us as we learn how to design a breathtaking arrangement that will enhance your front porch or outdoor space all winter long! Our designers will guide you in creating a unique arrangement of …

Festival of Trees

Friday, December 8, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Tangled in Tinsel

Friday, December 8, 2017 - Saturday, December 9, 2017
Stagecoach Theatre is putting together an evening full of your favorite holiday music, and we hope you'll join us! Performances are December 8, 9 & 10, 2017 at Stage Coach Players Theater in …

Santa’s House

Friday, December 8, 2017
Santa takes time off from his workshop to vacation in Sycamore during the holiday season.  His “vacation home” is located on the courthouse lawn and is open to visitors from December 1st, through the …

Holiday Pops Concert: Winter Wonderland

Friday, December 8, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The KSO will warm your heart with music of the holiday season. Many holiday favorites are part of this traditional family concert. Location: NIU Boutell Memorial Concert Hall This concert is …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, December 8, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Home Free Country Christmas Live at the Egyptian Theatre

Friday, December 8, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
It’s time to hang the stockings and trim the tree – all-vocal Country standouts Home Free are bringing their signature sound and the spirit of the season back on the road as they embark on the 2017 A …

Festival of Trees

Saturday, December 9, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Santa’s House

Saturday, December 9, 2017
Santa takes time off from his workshop to vacation in Sycamore during the holiday season.  His “vacation home” is located on the courthouse lawn and is open to visitors from December 1st, through the …

Sycamore/Rochelle Performing Arts Academy – Winter Wonderland

Saturday, December 9, 2017
The Performing Arts Academy is celebrating 15 years of dance showcasing their dancers in "Winter Wonderland." A collaboration of ballet, jazz, tap, lyrical, contemporary, and aerial silks …

Educator Hack

Saturday, December 9, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: NIU's Holmes Student Center, Skyroom Date: Saturday, December 9, 2017 Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. The cost for this event is $95 before Nobember 15 and $125 after. BYOD - Bring your …

STEM Divas-Holiday Party

Saturday, December 9, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Meeting Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm Meeting Room: NIU STEM Classroom (Swen Parson 146) The annual holiday party is our way of saying thanks to all of our students and their families who participated …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, December 9, 2017
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 …

Visits with Santa

Saturday, December 9, 2017
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Visit Santa in Downtown DeKalb, Van Buer Plaza from 11 am - 2 pm on December 9th & 16th. Santa will also be in Downtown DeKalb on December 2nd from 11 am - 3 pm.   For more information visit …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs Central Connecticut State

Saturday, December 9, 2017
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
NIU Men's Basketball vs Central Connecticut State $5 Family Meal Deal Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800 Click HERE  to buy …

Christmas Walk – Waterman

Saturday, December 9, 2017
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Come enjoy the Waterman Christmas Walk featuring 5-7 houses with unique décor. Eat and drink at the fireside lunch. Explore the different vendors and craft expo while you wait for the basket raffle, …

Encore Performance! Holiday Pops Concert: Winter Wonderland

Saturday, December 9, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The KSO will warm your heart with music of the holiday season. Many holiday favorites are part of this traditional family concert. Location: NIU Boutell Memorial Concert Hall This concert is …

Holiday Lights Train

Saturday, December 9, 2017
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
See over 300,000 lights and figures. Free Popcorn & Chocolate in our heated train station. Kids meet Santa every Friday, Saturday & Sunday in December. Opens Saturday, November 25th, 2017 Santa …

Santa’s House

Sunday, December 10, 2017
Santa takes time off from his workshop to vacation in Sycamore during the holiday season.  His “vacation home” is located on the courthouse lawn and is open to visitors from December 1st, through the …

Egyptian Theatre Holiday Movie: It’s a Wonderful Life

Sunday, December 10, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Join the Egyptian Theatre as they celebrate the Holiday season with this 1946 classic film staring James Stewart! Admission: TBA For more information or to buy tickets, visit the Theatre's …

Girls Only Skate Night

Sunday, December 10, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Fargo Skateboarding shop holds a girls only skate night every second Sunday of the month. For more information visit their website at fargoskateboarding.com or call (815) 756-5555

Festival of Trees

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Coffee with Carlsen

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Join NIU head women's basketball coach Lisa Carlsen for "Coffee with Carlsen" at Faranda's on December 12, 2017, at 8:00 AM. With special guest Tanya Mahefu. This event includes breakfast, a meet …

Festival of Trees

Wednesday, December 13, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Footprints in the Snow: Learning to track animals

Wednesday, December 13, 2017
3:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bundle up! The Midwest Museum of Natural History is holding a winter tracking class where you can learn to identify animals based on their scats, tracks, and how they move through the …

NIU School of Art Faculty Exhibition

Thursday, December 14, 2017
An exhibition of recent artwork and scholarship by faculty and teaching staff from all divisions of the NIU School of Art and Design. November 16 - December 15 (Closed Thanksgiving weekend, …

Festival of Trees

Thursday, December 14, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Santa’s House

Friday, December 15, 2017
Santa takes time off from his workshop to vacation in Sycamore during the holiday season.  His “vacation home” is located on the courthouse lawn and is open to visitors from December 1st, through the …

Festival of Trees

Friday, December 15, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, December 15, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Christ Community Church: This is Christmas

Friday, December 15, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Kick off the holiday season and start a new family tradition with a joyful and interactive Christmas Concert featuring local musicians from Christ Community Church in DeKalb. For more information …

Santa’s House

Saturday, December 16, 2017
Santa takes time off from his workshop to vacation in Sycamore during the holiday season.  His “vacation home” is located on the courthouse lawn and is open to visitors from December 1st, through the …

Festival of Trees

Saturday, December 16, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

NIU: Fall Commencement

Saturday, December 16, 2017 - Sunday, December 17, 2017
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Graduate Ceremony Saturday, December 16 Undergraduate Ceremonies There will be two Undergraduate ceremonies Sunday, December 17, 2017 Ceremony One - 10:00 a.m. (doors open at 8:30 …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, December 16, 2017
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 …

Visits with Santa

Saturday, December 16, 2017
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Visit Santa in Downtown DeKalb, Van Buer Plaza from 11 am - 2 pm on December 9th & 16th. Santa will also be in Downtown DeKalb on December 2nd from 11 am - 3 pm.   For more information visit …

Holiday Lights Train

Saturday, December 16, 2017
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
See over 300,000 lights and figures. Free Popcorn & Chocolate in our heated train station. Kids meet Santa every Friday, Saturday & Sunday in December. Opens Saturday, November 25th, 2017 Santa …

The House Cafe: ATM Presents: Lil Woo & Guests

Saturday, December 16, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for Lil Woo & Guests. Saturday, December 16, 2017 Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:00 pm Tickets: $7.00 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

A Nutcracker Fantasy

Saturday, December 16, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Come join the Allegro Ballet and celebrate the season with a true classic!  Clara and her family host the annual Christmas Eve party for all their friends and family but this year it was different.  …

The Buckinghams’ The Joy of Christmas Live at the Egyptian Theatre

Saturday, December 16, 2017
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre proudly presents legendary band, The Buckinghams, in an unforgettable evening, “The Joy of Christmas.” Combining classic rock hits with beloved holiday songs, the Chicago natives …

Santa’s House

Sunday, December 17, 2017
Santa takes time off from his workshop to vacation in Sycamore during the holiday season.  His “vacation home” is located on the courthouse lawn and is open to visitors from December 1st, through the …

Festival of Trees

Tuesday, December 19, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Festival of Trees

Wednesday, December 20, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Festival of Trees

Thursday, December 21, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs UIC

Thursday, December 21, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
NIU Men's Basketball vs UIC Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800 Click HERE  to buy your tickets!

Santa’s House

Friday, December 22, 2017
Santa takes time off from his workshop to vacation in Sycamore during the holiday season.  His “vacation home” is located on the courthouse lawn and is open to visitors from December 1st, through the …

Festival of Trees

Friday, December 22, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, December 22, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Santa’s House

Saturday, December 23, 2017
Santa takes time off from his workshop to vacation in Sycamore during the holiday season.  His “vacation home” is located on the courthouse lawn and is open to visitors from December 1st, through the …

Festival of Trees

Saturday, December 23, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, December 23, 2017
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 23, 2017
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
See over 300,000 lights and figures. Free Popcorn & Chocolate in our heated train station. Kids meet Santa every Friday, Saturday & Sunday in December. Opens Saturday, November 25th, 2017 Santa …

Festival of Trees

Tuesday, December 26, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Festival of Trees

Wednesday, December 27, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Festival of Trees

Thursday, December 28, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Festival of Trees

Friday, December 29, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, December 29, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Festival of Trees

Saturday, December 30, 2017
During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, December 30, 2017
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 …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs Kent State

Tuesday, January 2, 2018
7:00 pm
NIU vs Kent State Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800 Click HERE  to buy your tickets!

NIU Women’s Basketball game vs Kent State

Wednesday, January 3, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
NIU Women's Basketball game vs Kent State - Winning Wednesdays - Wine Painting Party at the Convo (must be 21 or older) Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU Convocation …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, January 5, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

NIU Women’s Basketball Vs. Buffalo

Saturday, January 6, 2018
NIU vs. Buffalo Star Wars Day Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800 Click HERE  to buy your tickets!

Arthur D. Montzka Young Artists Concerto Competition

Saturday, January 6, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 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 …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, January 6, 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 …

Northern Illinois Farm Show

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - Thursday, January 11, 2018
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 …

The House Cafe: Brian Posehn

Friday, January 12, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for Brian Posehn. Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Tickets: $20.00 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: (815) …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, January 12, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, January 13, 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 …

NIU Men’s Basketball Vs. Eastern Michigan

Saturday, January 13, 2018
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
NIU vs. Eastern Michigan - Faculty & Staff Appreciation - $5 Family Meal Deal Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

Faranda’s 2018 Wedding Expo

Sunday, January 14, 2018
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Save the date! If there is a wedding in your 2018, then mark your calendar for Faranda’s 16th Annual Wedding Expo on Sun., Jan. 14, 2018, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 302 Grove St. in DeKalb. The expo …

Coffee with Carlsen

Tuesday, January 16, 2018
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Join NIU head women's basketball coach Lisa Carlsen for "Coffee with Carlsen" at Faranda's on January 16, 2018, at 8:00 AM. With special guest Kim Kester and Sam Morreale. This event includes …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, January 16, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 17th, “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 …

Evolving Universe Exhibit

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - Friday, June 1, 2018
Location: Midwest Museum of Natural History 425 WEST STATE STREET, SYCAMORE, IL 60178 T: 815-895-9777 E: information@mmnh.org More details to come! Vist mmnh.org for more information

NIU Women’s Basketball Vs. Central Michigan

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
NIU vs. Central Michigan Winning Wednesday Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800

NIU School of Art Faculty Exhibition

Thursday, January 18, 2018
An exhibition of recent artwork and scholarship by faculty and teaching staff from all divisions of the NIU School of Art and Design. November 16 - December 15 (Closed Thanksgiving weekend, …

The House Cafe: Oblio & Arrow

Friday, January 19, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us at The House Cafe for Oblio & Arrow. Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Tickets: $7.00 Location: The House Café 263 E Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: Phone: (815) …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, January 19, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, January 20, 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 …

NIU Women’s Basketball Vs. Eastern Michigan

Saturday, January 20, 2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
NIU vs. Eastern Michigan Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800

Northern Illinois Bridal Expo

Sunday, January 21, 2018
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Welcome to the Northern Illinois Bridal Expo! The Northern Illinois Bridal Expo is the largest bridal expo in the area. We are excited to bring this event back to our area! We are pleased to be …

Martin Luther King Memorial Concert

Sunday, January 21, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: NIU Music Building More details to come

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 17th, “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 …

NIU Men’s Basketball Vs. Bowling Green

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
NIU vs. Bowling Green - Taco Tuesday - Diversity & Inclusion Night Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

NIU School of Art Faculty Exhibition

Thursday, January 25, 2018
An exhibition of recent artwork and scholarship by faculty and teaching staff from all divisions of the NIU School of Art and Design. November 16 - December 15 (Closed Thanksgiving weekend, …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, January 26, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, January 27, 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 …

Recycled Percussion

Saturday, January 27, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Since Justin Spencer formed Recycled Percussion in 1995, the band has been unstoppable. Their junk rock music became a national phenomenon week after week during their smash hit performances on …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, January 30, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 17th, “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 …

Avalon String Quartet Concert

Tuesday, January 30, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The NIU Avalon String Quartet will be having a performance on Tuesday, January 30th at 8pm. For more information on upcoming performances, please visit the NIU concert schedule. Music Building …

NIU Women’s Basketball Vs. Miami OH

Wednesday, January 31, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
NIU vs. Miami (OH) Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800

NIU School of Art Faculty Exhibition

Thursday, February 1, 2018
An exhibition of recent artwork and scholarship by faculty and teaching staff from all divisions of the NIU School of Art and Design. November 16 - December 15 (Closed Thanksgiving weekend, …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, February 2, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Groundhog Gala

Saturday, February 3, 2018
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 …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, February 3, 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 …

NIU Men’s Basketball vs Miami (OH)

Saturday, February 3, 2018
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
NIU vs Miami (OH) - Kick it to Cancer - $5 Family Meal Deal Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800 Click HERE  to buy your …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, February 6, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 17th, “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 …

NIU School of Art Faculty Exhibition

Thursday, February 8, 2018
An exhibition of recent artwork and scholarship by faculty and teaching staff from all divisions of the NIU School of Art and Design. November 16 - December 15 (Closed Thanksgiving weekend, …

Groundless

Friday, February 9, 2018 - Friday, May 18, 2018
A multi-media installation by artist Sarah Ahmad juxtaposes patterns found in nature and in the cosmos with architectural patterns from the region where she grew up. She creates narratives of …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, February 9, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

The Glass Menagerie

Friday, February 9, 2018 - Sunday, February 11, 2018
7:30 pm
One of the most famous plays in the modern theatre, The Glass Menagerie catapulted renowned playwright, Tennessee Williams, to fame. The Glass Menagerie puts us in the fickle memory of Tom …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, February 10, 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 …

NIU Women’s Basketball Vs. Bowling Green

Saturday, February 10, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
NIU vs. Bowling Green Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800

NIU Men’s Basketball Vs. Buffalo

Saturday, February 10, 2018
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
NIU vs. Buffalo - 10th Anniversary of Campus Shooting Recognition - Everyday Heroes Appreciation Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln …

GENTRI: The Gentlemen Trio

Saturday, February 10, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
GENTRI: The Gentlemen Trio was established in June 2014 and is comprised of three highly trained tenors: Brad Robins, Casey Elliott and Bradley Quinn Lever. Pioneering a signature sound that can only …

POLARpalooza 2018

Sunday, February 11, 2018
Join us for family-oriented winter activities at POLARpalooza! Activities : TBD POLARpalooza is free to attend. More information is available at dekalbparkdistrict.com

Hye Yun Kim, Guest Piano Recital

Monday, February 12, 2018
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Monday, February 12, 2018 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM (CT) Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina Zemzemi tzemzemi@niu.edu 815-753-1551 Event Url: http://www.niu.edu/music/

Coffee with Carlsen

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Join NIU head women's basketball coach Lisa Carlsen for "Coffee with Carlsen" at Faranda's on February 13, 2018, at 8:00 AM. With special guest John Ross and Christina Sutcliffe. This event …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 17th, “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 …

NIU Men’s Basketball Vs. Central Michigan

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
NIU vs. Central Michigan - Date Night - Taco Tuesday Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800

NIU School of Art Faculty Exhibition

Thursday, February 15, 2018
An exhibition of recent artwork and scholarship by faculty and teaching staff from all divisions of the NIU School of Art and Design. November 16 - December 15 (Closed Thanksgiving weekend, …

A Hundred Years Ago on the Homefront: How American Families Faced the War to End All Wars

Friday, February 16, 2018
Sycamore History Museum Winter Fund Raiser More details to come. Location: 1730 N. Main Street / P.O. Box 502 Sycamore, IL …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, February 16, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, February 17, 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 …

NIU Women’s Basketball Vs. Ball State

Saturday, February 17, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
NIU vs. Ball State Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800

Ashley Lewis

Saturday, February 17, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Ashley Lewis is a young singer, songwriter and mandolinist who is turning heads in Nashville. Still in her mid-twenties, she is already drawing comparisons to the most notable female artists in …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 17th, “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 …

NIU Philharmonic Concert

Wednesday, February 21, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina Zemzemi tzemzemi@niu.edu 815-753-1551

NIU School of Art Faculty Exhibition

Thursday, February 22, 2018
An exhibition of recent artwork and scholarship by faculty and teaching staff from all divisions of the NIU School of Art and Design. November 16 - December 15 (Closed Thanksgiving weekend, …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, February 23, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, February 24, 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 …

The Second City: Look Both Ways Before Talking

Saturday, February 24, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tired of looking over your shoulder before telling a funny story that might upset grandpa? Or are you still rebounding from that joke he told at your wedding? Why stress!? Let The Second City take …

Arthur D. Montzka Memorial Concert

Saturday, February 24, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: NIU Boutell Memorial Concert Hall There will be a free pre-concert lecture in the Recital Hall at 6:30 p.m. Overture to Ruy Blas, Op. 95, by Felix Mendelssohn  …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 17th, “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 …

NIU Men’s Basketball Vs. Toledo

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
NIU vs. Toledo Student Organization Appreciation Night Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

Middletown

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - Sunday, March 4, 2018
Middletown is a town filled with the people you see every day. This funny and deeply moving play features seemingly-regular people who have seemingly-regular things going on in their lives. Upon …

NIU Women’s Basketball Vs. Toledo

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
NIU vs. Toledo Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800

Wind Symphony Concert

Thursday, March 1, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday, March 1, 2018 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina Zemzemi tzemzemi@niu.edu 815-753-1551 For more information click HERE

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, March 2, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

NIU Men’s Basketball Vs. Ball State – Final Home Game of the Season

Friday, March 2, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
NIU vs. Ball State Senior Night Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, March 3, 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 …

NIU Women’s Basketball Vs. Western Michigan – Final Home Game of the Season

Saturday, March 3, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
NIU vs. Western Michigan Click HERE  to buy your tickets! Location: NIU Convocation Center 1525 West Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL 60115-2854 815-752-6800

Concert Choir, Chamber Choir, & All-University Chorus Concert

Sunday, March 4, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday, March 4, 2018 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina Zemzemi tzemzemi@niu.edu 815-753-1551

IHSA Boys Basketball Super Sectionals 1A/2A

Tuesday, March 6, 2018
March 6th IHSA Boys Basketball Super Sectionals 1A/2A NIU Convocation Center • DeKalb Location 1525 Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, March 6, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 17th, “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 …

All-University/Latin Jazz Ensemble

Wednesday, March 7, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 8:00 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall

Wind Ensemble Concert

Thursday, March 8, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday, March 8, 2018, 8:00 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina Zemzemi tzemzemi@niu.edu 815-753-1551

IESA Boys State Wrestling Finals

Friday, March 9, 2018 - Saturday, March 10, 2018
The 2018 IESA state wrestling meet will be held at the Convocation Center on the campus of Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois, on Friday and Saturday, March 9th & 10th. More information …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, March 9, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, March 10, 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 …

Gaelic Storm

Saturday, March 10, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 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 …

Annual Easter in the Country

Monday, March 12, 2018
Sandwich (map) The craft show is held at the schools south of Route 34 on Wells, Lions and Dayton. Shuttle services provided, no strollers allowed. A $2.00 admission benefits school bands. For …

IHSA Boys Basketball Super Sectionals 3A/4A

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
March 13th IHSA Boys Basketball Super Sectionals 3A/4A NIU Convocation Center • DeKalb Location 1525 Lincoln Highway DeKalb, IL …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 17th, “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 …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, March 16, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, March 17, 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 …

NIU: Alumni Trumpet Recital

Monday, March 19, 2018
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Monday, March 19, 2018 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Recital Hall Contact: Tina …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 17th, “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 …

NIU Opera Theatre

Friday, March 23, 2018 - Sunday, March 25, 2018
Friday, March 23, 2018 8:00 PM (CT) Sunday, March 25, 2018 3:00 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, March 23, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

World Reading Day

Saturday, March 24, 2018
Location: DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak Street DeKalb, Illinois 60115 Phone: 815-756-9568 For more information click HERE

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, March 24, 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 …

Ethan Bell Band

Saturday, March 24, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
A Little About The Ethan Bell Band...a Chicago-based Nashville Recording Artist: With their skillfully led instrumentals, creative cover mashups, and new songs that blur the line between country, …

Reclaimed Baggage

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - Friday, May 18, 2018
Migration and globalization play a pivotal role on the formation of identity. Despite overwhelming pressure on women to be the transmitters and upholders of culture, migration is an opportunity for …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Beginning Tuesday, January 17th, “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 …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, March 30, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Train Rides with the Easter Bunny

Saturday, March 31, 2018
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 …

Breakfast with the Bunny

Saturday, March 31, 2018
Breakfast with the Bunny Hopkins Terrace Room More Details to come! Contact: DeKalb Chamber of Commerce 164 East Lincoln Highway / DeKalb, IL 60115 phone: (815) 756-6306 / fax: (815) …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, March 31, 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 …

Chinese Music Ensem Concert

Wednesday, April 4, 2018
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM (CT) Location:  Music Building Recital Hall Contact: Tina …

Middle Eastern Music Ensemble Concert

Thursday, April 5, 2018
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Thursday, April 5, 2018 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Recital Hall Contact: Tina …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, April 6, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Auditions: Kishwaukee Kiwanis Community Talent Show

Saturday, April 7, 2018
The Kishwaukee Kiwanis Club is hosting a local talent show. The event will be a showcase of community talent in a two-hour show. All types of talent will be featured including singers, dancers, …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, April 7, 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 …

Steelpan Studio, All-University Steelband & CSA Steelband Concert

Saturday, April 7, 2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturday, April 7, 2018 3:00 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina …

World Music Concert

Sunday, April 8, 2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sunday, April 8, 2018 3:00 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina …

Taste of Spring

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Discover Sycamore is proud to present the sixth annual Taste of Spring in downtown Sycamore on Wednesday, April 11th from 5-8 pm. Come experience an evening dedicated to the finer things in life. …

By the Bog of Cats

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - Sunday, April 15, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Set in the ghostly bogs of rural Ireland, By the Bog of Cats is the Irish retelling of the famed ancient tragedy, Medea. Since the age of seven when her mother abandoned her, Hester Swane has been …

Stage Coach Theatre: Sugar

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - Sunday, April 22, 2018
Based on the movie "Some Like It Hot" Location: 126 South 5th Street, DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: (815) 758-1940 For more information:  stagecoachers.com

NIU Jazz Orchestra

Thursday, April 12, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday, April 12, 2018 8:00 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, April 13, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, April 14, 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 …

Victor E. Ball

Saturday, April 14, 2018
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Third Annual Victor E. Ball, NIU Athletics premier fundraising event, will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2018, at the NIU Naperville Conference Center. This special evening features special …

NIU Percussion Ensemble Concert

Monday, April 16, 2018
8:00 pm
The NIU Percussion Ensemble will be having a performance on Monday, April 16, 2018 at 8pm. For more information on upcoming performances, please visit the NIU concert schedule. Music Building …

NIU: Latin Jazz/All-University Jazz Band Concert

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina …

Wind Ensemble

Thursday, April 19, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday, April 19, 2018 8:00 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina …

Garden Gate to Spring Antique Show

Friday, April 20, 2018 - Saturday, April 21, 2018
Come spend the day and shop regional antique dealers offering garden, architectural and countrypolitan antiques including folk-art, vintage iron, and accessories –all housed inside Blumen Gardens’ …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, April 20, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

The Taste presented by Joseph F. Glidden Homestead

Saturday, April 21, 2018
The Taste is Glidden Homestead and Historical Center's 10th Annual spring fundraiser, dedicated to preserving DeKalb's barbed wire legacy, featuring delicious sample dishes from local chefs and a …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, April 21, 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 …

NIU Steelband Concert

Sunday, April 22, 2018
3:00 pm
The NIU Steelband will be having a performance on Sunday, April 22, 2018, 3:00 PM (CT) For more information on upcoming performances, please visit the NIU concert schedule. Music Building …

Thomas Pandolfi – Into the Night with Gershwin

Sunday, April 22, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
American pianist THOMAS PANDOLFI is an exciting virtuoso who is becoming more and more sought after by audiences worldwide for his passionate artistry and amazing technique. A graduate of The …

Wind Symphony

Monday, April 23, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday, April 23, 2018 8:00 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina …

NIU Jazz Ensemble Concert

Tuesday, April 24, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 8:00 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina …

Chamber Choir & All-University Chorus Concert

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 8:00 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina …

Spring 2018 Dance Concert

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - Sunday, April 29, 2018
April 26-29, 2018 As always, our dance concerts are a celebration of the many facets of dance expression, including modern, classical, and contemporary ballet and jazz. Performances feature …

Avalon String Quartet Concert

Thursday, April 26, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday, April 26, 2018 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Recital Hall Contact: Tina …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, April 27, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Magic Show

Saturday, April 28, 2018
Free Magic Show - Join us for an afternoon of entertainment for kids of all ages. More information coming soon cortlandil.org

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, April 28, 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 …

Concert Choir & NIU Philharmonic Concert

Sunday, April 29, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday, April 29, 2018 3:00 PM (CT) Location: Music Building Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Contact: Tina …

Cortland Community-Wide Garage Sales

Friday, May 4, 2018 - Saturday, May 5, 2018
Community-wide garage sales through the town of Cortland. For more information visit cortlandil.org

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, May 4, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

ARTigras

Saturday, May 5, 2018
Presented by NIU and the City of DeKalb, ARTigras is a Celebration of the Arts—both in the DeKalb community as well as on the NIU campus. Contact 815-753-1999 Ellen Andersen Director of Special …

Cinco de Mayo

Saturday, May 5, 2018 - Sunday, May 6, 2018
Festive Sycamore celebration with live music and family entertainment More information to come For more information visit sycamorecincodemayo.com Contact: Taxco Restaurant Too, Inc. 223 W …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, May 5, 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 …

Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert: Bach is Back

Saturday, May 5, 2018
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: NIU Boutell Memorial Concert Hall Saturday, May 5, 2018 7:30 PM (CT) Contact: Tina Zemzemi tzemzemi@niu.edu 815-753-1551 Ticket Cost: Adult $16.00 Senior (62 and over) …

Glidden Homestead Opening Day – 2018 Season “Time Machine”

Sunday, May 6, 2018
Opening Day will feature tours of Joseph Glidden's home, the 1870s brick barn where he invented barbed wire, and a working blacksmith shop. The 2018 theme is "Time Machine." Programs will examine key …

NIU Commencement

Friday, May 11, 2018 - Saturday, May 12, 2018
The 2017 NIU Commencement will be held at the NIU Convocation Center on May 11th and 12th. Tickets Guest tickets will be used for the May ceremonies. Undergrad Ticket Information - Graduate …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, May 11, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, May 12, 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 …

Sundays at Sandwich Antique Show

Sunday, May 13, 2018
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
A monthly market of quality antiques and collectibles, crafts and garden held at the Sandwich Fairgrounds. The successful Sunday at Sandwich Antiques Show begins its 2018 season with continued …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, May 18, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, May 19, 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 …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, May 25, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Genoa’s Farmers Market

Saturday, May 26, 2018
Wouldn’t you rather stroll amidst outdoor stalls of fresh produce on a sunny day than roll your cart around a grocery store with artificial lights and piped in music? Coming to Genoa's Farmers Market …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, May 26, 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 …

Antique Car Show & Flea Market

Sunday, May 27, 2018
Antique Car Show & Flea Market at the Sandwich Fairgrounds. More information coming soon Contact: 815-786-9075 For more information visit The Sandwich Chamber of Commerce

Memorial Day Celebration – Somonauk

Monday, May 28, 2018
The Somonauk Memorial Day Celebration will be held in the center of town. Included in the festivities will be a Memorial parade, water fights and Fay's BBQ pork chops. For more information visit …

Memorial Day Free Ellwood House Tours

Monday, May 28, 2018
DeKalb's annual Memorial Day program will take place on the front lawn of the Ellwood mansion. Following the program, the first floor of the mansion will be open to the public for free self-guided …

Movies in the Park

Friday, June 1, 2018
DeKalb, Sycamore & Sandwich Park Districts host a Friday Family Movie in the Park three Fridays a month.  The movie location rotates between the three park districts. Admission is FREE.  Bring a …

Listen Local Fridays

Friday, June 1, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local artists invited to play at 7:00 pm at the Sandwich Opera House on Friday nights. For your band to be added to the list Call 815-786-2555 or email: …

Northern Illinois Art Show

Saturday, June 2, 2018 - Sunday, June 3, 2018
KVAL is proud to bring its annual Northern Illinois Art Show to the public. Held each spring in Sycamore, Illinois on the Dekalb County Courthouse lawn and in 2018 it will be its 47th year, the …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, June 2, 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 …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts! Every Tuesday (June 5th - Sept 25th) 3pm - 7pm Corner of Somonauk & Elm St, Sycamore, …

Genoa Days

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - Saturday, June 9, 2018
The dates this year will be June 6- 9, 2018. The Genoa-Kingston Fire Department is a nonprofit organization that hosts Genoa Days as a fundraiser to support the community with new equipment, gear, …

Bees: What’s All the Buzz About Exhibit

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - Friday, November 16, 2018
More details to come! For more information visit https://www.mmnh.org/ Contact: Midwest Museum of Natural History 425 West State Street (Route 64) Sycamore, IL …

Stage Coach Theatre: Lend Me a Tenor

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - Sunday, June 17, 2018
More details to come! Location: 126 South 5th Street, DeKalb, IL 60115 Contact: (815) 758-1940 Visit stagecoachers.com for more information

Sycamore City Wide Garage Sales

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - Saturday, June 9, 2018
Discover Sycamore is pleased to announce this year’s return of the City Wide Garage Sales. Taking place June 7th-9th, Sycamore will host this year’s city-wide estate, yard, and sidewalk sale. With as …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, June 7, 2018
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. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza …

Somonauk Farmers’ Market

Thursday, June 7, 2018
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
1st Thursday of the month, June - October from 3-7pm. More details to come. Contact: (630) 461-5644 Facebook: facebook.com/sweetseedsorganics

Ladies Night Out

Thursday, June 7, 2018
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ladies Night Out is a non-profit organization dedicated to the fight against breast cancer! Ladies Night Out is held in downtown Sycamore the first Thursday in June. Prizes, drawings, giveaways, …

Sycamore Summer Concert Series

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - Thursday, July 26, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursdays • June & July • 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 8, 2018
DeKalb, Sycamore & Sandwich Park Districts host a Friday Family Movie in the Park three Fridays a month.  The movie location rotates between the three park districts. Admission is FREE.  Bring a …

Malta Days

Friday, June 8, 2018 - Sunday, June 10, 2018
Soundstage, Fireworks, Carnival, Food and Craft Fair, Free Petting Zoo & Train Rides, Beer Garden & More! Visit villageofmalta.net/malta-days-festival   for more information. Contact: Village …

Andrew Collins Trio

Friday, June 8, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The five-time JUNO-nominated/ seven-time Canadian Folk Music Award-winning mando maestro Andrew Collins finds himself – through no actual fault of his own – at the epicenter of Canada’s burgeoning …

Cogs Run 5K (formerly Brett’s Run)

Saturday, June 9, 2018
Cogs Run 5K (formerly Brett's Run) Saturday June 9, 2018 Genoa-Kingston High School 980 Park Avenue Route 72 Genoa, IL 60135 Contact: Phone: 815-784-6222 Fax: 815-784-6059 Registration …

Tractor Trot 5K – Malta

Saturday, June 9, 2018
More details to come!  For more information please contact CAST@CASTFoundation.org or 847-495-2278 For more information please visit the Tractor Trot website

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, June 9, 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 …

Sundays at Sandwich Antique Show

Sunday, June 10, 2018
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
A monthly market of quality antiques and collectibles, crafts and garden held at the Sandwich Fairgrounds. The successful Sunday at Sandwich Antiques Show begins its 2018 season with continued …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the 2018 concert season at the Hopkins Park Band Shell, 1403 …

Tuesdays on the Town

Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Tuesdays on the Town will be held on the second Tuesday of each month; through September, and feature family-friendly activities. The downtown businesses will be open late and featuring special …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, June 12, 2018
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts! Every Tuesday (June 5th - Sept 25th) 3pm - 7pm Corner of Somonauk & Elm St, Sycamore, …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, June 14, 2018
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. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza …

Movies in the Park

Friday, June 15, 2018
DeKalb, Sycamore & Sandwich Park Districts host a Friday Family Movie in the Park three Fridays a month.  The movie location rotates between the three park districts. Admission is FREE.  Bring a …

More on 34

Friday, June 15, 2018 - Saturday, June 16, 2018
Statewide garage sale that extends along Illinois Route 34. moreon34.com More on 34 is an annual celebration that encourages visitors to explore the Route 34 corridor of Illinois. The event …

Midwest Museum of Natural History Annual Rockin’ for the Reptiles

Saturday, June 16, 2018
Rock out at the Midwest Museum of Natural History annual outdoor event, Rockin' for the Reptiles! Don’t miss out on fun games, crafts, live music, and of course, live reptiles!  All proceeds go …

The Hard Cider Run 5K

Saturday, June 16, 2018
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Dash through orchards and fields in pursuit of a yummy glass of hard cider at Jonamac Orchard! Participants of The Hard Cider Run will enjoy a picturesque 5K run before enjoying a complimentary glass …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, June 16, 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 …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the 2018 concert season at the Hopkins Park Band Shell, 1403 …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, June 19, 2018
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts! Every Tuesday (June 5th - Sept 25th) 3pm - 7pm Corner of Somonauk & Elm St, Sycamore, …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, June 21, 2018
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. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza …

Genoa’s Farmers Market

Saturday, June 23, 2018
Wouldn’t you rather stroll amidst outdoor stalls of fresh produce on a sunny day than roll your cart around a grocery