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Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Wednesday, February 1, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Thursday, February 2, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Thursday, February 2, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Friday, February 3, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Friday, February 3, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Saturday, February 4, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Saturday, February 4, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, February 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 …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
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 …

Mel Brooks Film Series

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Experience the comic genius of Mel Brooks on the big screen during the Egyptian Theatre's Mel Brooks Film Series.  Happening Tuesdays January 10th - March 7th, all shows starting at 7pm. Package …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Wednesday, February 8, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Thursday, February 9, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Thursday, February 9, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Friday, February 10, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Friday, February 10, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Music & Skating at Fargo Skateboarding Indoor Skate Park

Friday, February 10, 2017
7:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Head to Fargo's indoor skate park for a night filled with music and skateboarding! 2/10: Ghost of a Dead Hummingbird  & Frail Body  - More Details at the Facebook Event Page (7pm - …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Saturday, February 11, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Saturday, February 11, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, February 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 …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
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 …

Mel Brooks Film Series

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Experience the comic genius of Mel Brooks on the big screen during the Egyptian Theatre's Mel Brooks Film Series.  Happening Tuesdays January 10th - March 7th, all shows starting at 7pm. Package …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Wednesday, February 15, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Thursday, February 16, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Thursday, February 16, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Friday, February 17, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Friday, February 17, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Saturday, February 18, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Saturday, February 18, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, February 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 …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
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 …

Mel Brooks Film Series

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Experience the comic genius of Mel Brooks on the big screen during the Egyptian Theatre's Mel Brooks Film Series.  Happening Tuesdays January 10th - March 7th, all shows starting at 7pm. Package …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Thursday, February 23, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Thursday, February 23, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

NIU School of Theatre & Dance Presents Romeo and Juliet

Thursday, February 23, 2017
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Starting February 23rd, the Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance will be performing one of the most timeless and famous pieces of literature in history, William Shakespeare’s …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Friday, February 24, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Friday, February 24, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Music & Skating at Fargo Skateboarding Indoor Skate Park

Friday, February 24, 2017
7:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Head to Fargo's indoor skate park for a night filled with music and skateboarding! 2/10: Ghost of a Dead Hummingbird  & Frail Body  - More Details at the Facebook Event Page (7pm - …

NIU School of Theatre & Dance Presents Romeo and Juliet

Friday, February 24, 2017
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Starting February 23rd, the Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance will be performing one of the most timeless and famous pieces of literature in history, William Shakespeare’s …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Saturday, February 25, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Saturday, February 25, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, February 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 …

NIU School of Theatre & Dance Presents Romeo and Juliet

Saturday, February 25, 2017
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Starting February 23rd, the Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance will be performing one of the most timeless and famous pieces of literature in history, William Shakespeare’s …

NIU School of Theatre & Dance Presents Romeo and Juliet

Sunday, February 26, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Starting February 23rd, the Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance will be performing one of the most timeless and famous pieces of literature in history, William Shakespeare’s …

Hops U: Introduction to Hops Production and Marketing

Monday, February 27, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
University of Illinois Extension is pleased to announce a new hops program for this winter. “In Illinois, we’re seeing a lot of demand for local hops from homebrewers, microbreweries, and others,” …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
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 …

Remington’s Gastropub Wine Tasting

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Back by popular demand, Remington's is holding another wine tasting with some great spring choices. Complimentary cheeses, bread and crackers with four different wines. What better night than Fat …

Mel Brooks Film Series

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Experience the comic genius of Mel Brooks on the big screen during the Egyptian Theatre's Mel Brooks Film Series.  Happening Tuesdays January 10th - March 7th, all shows starting at 7pm. Package …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Perspectives on Migration: A Conversation Without Borders

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Join the Pick Museum of Anthropology for a panel presentation by photojournalist James Rodriguez; Curators without Borders Director, Heidi McKinnon; NIU immigration attorney, Anita Maddali and NIU …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Thursday, March 2, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Thursday, March 2, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

NIU Steelband Concert

Thursday, March 2, 2017
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday, March 2, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM (CT) Music Building Recital Hall Admission: FREE! This Concert is being filmed by a Japanese TV crew for a feature on Japanese TV.  Come out and show …

Trivia Night at Cademon Brewing Co.

Thursday, March 2, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for our monthly themed trivia night. This month's theme: The 1990's! Test your knowledge on pop culture, music, events, and more for a chance to win prizes! For more information visit the …

NIU School of Theatre & Dance Presents Romeo and Juliet

Thursday, March 2, 2017
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Starting February 23rd, the Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance will be performing one of the most timeless and famous pieces of literature in history, William Shakespeare’s …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Friday, March 3, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Friday, March 3, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Vintage Shop Hop

Friday, March 3, 2017 - Saturday, March 4, 2017
A self-guided road trip to over 200 vintage shops, antique stores, and events in the Northern Illinois & Southern Wisconsin region. The shop owners will roll out the red carpet for you with special …

Thomas Rhett Home Team Tour 2017

Friday, March 3, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
102.3 The Coyote welcomes Thomas Rhett with special guest Kelsea Ballerini, Russell Dickerson & Ryan Hurd to the NIU Convocation Center in DeKalb, Friday March 3rd 2017. Tickets on sale Friday …

NIU School of Theatre & Dance Presents Romeo and Juliet

Friday, March 3, 2017
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Starting February 23rd, the Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance will be performing one of the most timeless and famous pieces of literature in history, William Shakespeare’s …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Saturday, March 4, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Saturday, March 4, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Urban Grace Cabinets and Furniture Painting Techniques Class

Saturday, March 4, 2017
8:00 am - 10:30 am
General Finishes Milk Paint will transform your kitchen cabinets, bathroom vanities, or furniture. You'll leave feeling confident in your abilities and should have no worries about jumping right …

Open Data Day – DeKalb 2017

Saturday, March 4, 2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join community members, students, local leaders, and avid technologists as they come together to innovate and code during Open Data Day - DeKalb 2017. Northern Illinois University STEAM Works is …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, March 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 School of Theatre & Dance Presents Romeo and Juliet

Saturday, March 4, 2017
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Starting February 23rd, the Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance will be performing one of the most timeless and famous pieces of literature in history, William Shakespeare’s …

Live music at O’Leary’s: The Party Doctors

Saturday, March 4, 2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Come hear a local favorite! The Party Doctors will be playing live at O'Leary's! O'Leary's Ale House 260 E. Lincoln Hwy DeKalb, IL

NIU School of Theatre & Dance Presents Romeo and Juliet

Sunday, March 5, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Starting February 23rd, the Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance will be performing one of the most timeless and famous pieces of literature in history, William Shakespeare’s …

Ellwood House Membership Drive & Exceptional Artifacts Display

Sunday, March 5, 2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
On Sunday, March 5 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM a unique program will be offered inside the Ellwood Mansion. A number of exceptional artifacts from the museum collections – rarely seen by the public – …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

IHSA Boys Basketball Super Sectionals 1A/2A

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
March 7th IHSA Boys Basketball Super Sectionals 1A/2A NIU Convocation Center • DeKalb www.niuconvo.com

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
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 …

Course for Women on Intergenerational Farm Transition

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Creating a transition plan to make sure a farm continues as a productive business can be challenging. Farm women can learn how to plan a successful farm transition in a four-session course offered by …

Whiskey Brothers Live Music at the Sycamore Public Library

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Whiskey Brothers, the most entertaining Irish band in the western suburbs, will be performing at the Sycamore Library, just in time for St. Patrick’s Day! Their traditional Irish music is fun for …

Mel Brooks Film Series

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Experience the comic genius of Mel Brooks on the big screen during the Egyptian Theatre's Mel Brooks Film Series.  Happening Tuesdays January 10th - March 7th, all shows starting at 7pm. Package …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Green Fire Film Showing

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join us at the Sycamore Library to view the award-winning film: Green Fire, on our big screen. This film explores Aldo Leopold's extraordinary career and his enduring influence - tracing how he …

Meet the Candidates Night: DeKalb Mayoral Race

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday, Mar 8th, 2017 at 06:30 PM Hosted by the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Free and open to the public Wednesday Night – City of DeKalb mayoral and council candidates Thursday Night – …

Photos and Foam

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tom Robbins, local nature volunteer and photographer, will share the natural beauty and intrigue of our region through the stunning photographs he has captured. Save the date! More info to come. In …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Thursday, March 9, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Thursday, March 9, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Stage Coach Players Presents Hairspray

Thursday, March 9, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
It’s 1962 in Baltimore, Maryland, and quirky, plus-sized, teenage Tracy Turnblad has one dream: to dance on The Corny Collins Show. When she gets put in detention with the African-American students …

IESA Boys State Wrestling Finals

Friday, March 10, 2017 - Saturday, March 11, 2017
The 2017 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 10-11. More information can be …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Friday, March 10, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Friday, March 10, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Music & Skating at Fargo Skateboarding Indoor Skate Park

Friday, March 10, 2017
7:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Head to Fargo's indoor skate park for a night filled with music and skateboarding! 2/10: Ghost of a Dead Hummingbird  & Frail Body  - More Details at the Facebook Event Page (7pm - …

Stage Coach Players Presents Hairspray

Friday, March 10, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
It’s 1962 in Baltimore, Maryland, and quirky, plus-sized, teenage Tracy Turnblad has one dream: to dance on The Corny Collins Show. When she gets put in detention with the African-American students …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Saturday, March 11, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Saturday, March 11, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

STEM Saturday: Arduinos: Join the Maker Movement!

Saturday, March 11, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Arduinos are small computers that can be used to create a wide variety of different electronic projects. In this class students will learn some of the different ways that Arduinos can be used in …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, March 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 …

Fargo Skateboarding Video Contest Premiere Party

Saturday, March 11, 2017
7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Be the first to view the videos submitted to Fargo Skateboarding Video contest. Doors open at 7pm with a late night skate session after until 1am. Admission to the viewing and to skate is …

Stage Coach Players Presents Hairspray

Saturday, March 11, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
It’s 1962 in Baltimore, Maryland, and quirky, plus-sized, teenage Tracy Turnblad has one dream: to dance on The Corny Collins Show. When she gets put in detention with the African-American students …

Stage Coach Players Presents Hairspray

Sunday, March 12, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
It’s 1962 in Baltimore, Maryland, and quirky, plus-sized, teenage Tracy Turnblad has one dream: to dance on The Corny Collins Show. When she gets put in detention with the African-American students …

IHSA Boys Basketball Super Sectionals 3A/4A

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
March 14th IHSA Boys Basketball Super Sectionals 3A/4A NIU Convocation Center • DeKalb www.niuconvo.com

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
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 …

Course for Women on Intergenerational Farm Transition

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Creating a transition plan to make sure a farm continues as a productive business can be challenging. Farm women can learn how to plan a successful farm transition in a four-session course offered by …

A Visit with Mrs. Lincoln

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mary Lincoln comes to life as presented by Valerie Gugala. She sets the historical record straight as she takes listeners through the life of a young woman born into a wealthy Lexington, Kentucky …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Animal Spotlight: Snakes

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Come in and learn about slithering reptiles at the Midwest Museum of Natural History. This is a great opportunity for anyone interested snakes to see them up close and to find out what makes them …

Ellwood House Local Lore Open House

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
On Wednesday, March 15 at noon, the Ellwood House Museum will kick off the second year of the adult lecture series, Local Lore. Each month - March through November - a knowledgeable guest speaker …

Magic of Microscopes

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Come to the museum on March 15th at 4pm to learn all about microscopes and how they make teeny tiny things very big! Look at all sorts of exciting images from the natural world--even make your own …

Stage Coach Players Presents Hairspray

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
It’s 1962 in Baltimore, Maryland, and quirky, plus-sized, teenage Tracy Turnblad has one dream: to dance on The Corny Collins Show. When she gets put in detention with the African-American students …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Thursday, March 16, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Thursday, March 16, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Beauty & the Beast Movie Release Party

Thursday, March 16, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Beauty & the Beast Movie Release Party is happening on Thursday, March 16th at 5:00 pm-just before the new movie comes out! We will be playing the original Disney version of Beauty & the Beast, in …

Music & Skating at Fargo Skateboarding Indoor Skate Park

Thursday, March 16, 2017
7:30 pm - 12:30 am
Two sickeningly sweet mathy jam monsters from the West Coast are trekking through our terribly ill-mannered weather to brighten up our weeks right before the weekend! Dwellings and Andres are just as …

Stage Coach Players Presents Hairspray

Thursday, March 16, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
It’s 1962 in Baltimore, Maryland, and quirky, plus-sized, teenage Tracy Turnblad has one dream: to dance on The Corny Collins Show. When she gets put in detention with the African-American students …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Friday, March 17, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Friday, March 17, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Spring Open House in Downtown DeKalb

Friday, March 17, 2017
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Come Sip, Shop, & Socialize and enjoy a little spring in Downtown DeKalb.  Visit downtowndekalb.org, facebook.com/downtowndekalb or call (815) 754-9700 for more information. Participating …

Stage Coach Players Presents Hairspray

Friday, March 17, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
It’s 1962 in Baltimore, Maryland, and quirky, plus-sized, teenage Tracy Turnblad has one dream: to dance on The Corny Collins Show. When she gets put in detention with the African-American students …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Saturday, March 18, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Saturday, March 18, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, March 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 …

Blood Drive w/ Heartland Blood Center at DeKalb Public Library

Saturday, March 18, 2017
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Start your Spring by taking the first step towards saving a life! The DeKalb Public Library is sponsoring a BLOOD DRIVE in conjunction with Heartland Blood Center. A Heartland Mobile Coach will be …

Open Auditions – Breaking Fate Entertainment

Saturday, March 18, 2017
1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Breaking Fate Entertainment is holding open auditions in their DeKalb, IL offices on Saturday, March 18th, 2017. We have a number of casting and crew needs for 2017 and hope to see a bunch of new …

Stage Coach Players Presents Hairspray

Saturday, March 18, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
It’s 1962 in Baltimore, Maryland, and quirky, plus-sized, teenage Tracy Turnblad has one dream: to dance on The Corny Collins Show. When she gets put in detention with the African-American students …

Stage Coach Players Presents Hairspray

Saturday, March 18, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
It’s 1962 in Baltimore, Maryland, and quirky, plus-sized, teenage Tracy Turnblad has one dream: to dance on The Corny Collins Show. When she gets put in detention with the African-American students …

Stage Coach Players Presents Hairspray

Sunday, March 19, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
It’s 1962 in Baltimore, Maryland, and quirky, plus-sized, teenage Tracy Turnblad has one dream: to dance on The Corny Collins Show. When she gets put in detention with the African-American students …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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 …

Course for Women on Intergenerational Farm Transition

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Creating a transition plan to make sure a farm continues as a productive business can be challenging. Farm women can learn how to plan a successful farm transition in a four-session course offered by …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Thursday, March 23, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Thursday, March 23, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

The Digital Lives of Children: Giving Screen Time a Closer Look

Thursday, March 23, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Children’s use of digital devices worries many parents and educators. NIU’s College of Education is presenting a panel of experts who will examine “The Digital Lives of Children: Giving Screen Time a …

Meet the Candidates: Sycamore Mayoral Candidates

Thursday, March 23, 2017
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Opportunity to meet your 2017 Spring Mayoral Candidates, City Clerk Candidates and Alderman Candidates. Thursday, March 23 to be held at the Regale Center located at 124 1/2 S. California Street, …

NIU School of Theatre and Dance Presents William Inge’s Picnic

Thursday, March 23, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The NIU School of Theatre and Dance will present William Inge’s Picnic on March 23-26. This play is directed by Margaret Scanlan, the Artistic Director of the Nightpath Theatre in Minnesota. …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Friday, March 24, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Spring Break Make and Take Crafts

Friday, March 24, 2017
This Spring Break come into the Midwest Museum of Natural History to explore our exhibits and create a fun make and take craft! Each day offers a different hands-on craft to make including …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Friday, March 24, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Spring Fling in Downtown Sycamore

Friday, March 24, 2017 - Saturday, April 1, 2017
Spring Fling, March 24- Apr 1 is a week long celebration of Spring. The kids are out of school and the Merchants of Downtown Sycamore want to offer them and their families fun activities in our …

Ellwood House Local Lore: The Women behind the Big Three: Harriet Ellwood, Lucinda Glidden, and Sophia Haish

Friday, March 24, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The first lecture of the series will be on March 24 at noon. The program is titled “The Women behind the Big Three: Harriet Ellwood, Lucinda Glidden, and Sophia Haish.” In honor of Women’s History …

NIU Softball v University of Akron

Friday, March 24, 2017
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Join us for the first home game of the season at Mary M. Bell Field! Unveiling of MAC West Championship Banner. Giveaway: 16 oz. cups! Event Location: Mary M. Bell Field It's Free to cheer on …

Adaptive Sports Day

Friday, March 24, 2017
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Adaptive Sport Day, on March 24th from 4:00pm-7:00pm, hosted at NIU Campus Recreation in our main gym space is completely FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! Here are some features of our event this …

Fargo Skateboarding’s Skateboard Inspired Art Show

Friday, March 24, 2017
6:00 pm
This is our 10th Annual Skateboard Inspired Art Show!  For one day only the skate shop is transformed into a gallery! Free for the art show $5 for the afterparty! The After party starts at …

NIU School of Theatre and Dance Presents William Inge’s Picnic

Friday, March 24, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The NIU School of Theatre and Dance will present William Inge’s Picnic on March 23-26. This play is directed by Margaret Scanlan, the Artistic Director of the Nightpath Theatre in Minnesota. …

Gaelic Storm – Live in Concert at Egyptian Theatre

Friday, March 24, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 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, Matching Sweaters. The …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Saturday, March 25, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Saturday, March 25, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Spring Break Make and Take Crafts

Saturday, March 25, 2017
This Spring Break come into the Midwest Museum of Natural History to explore our exhibits and create a fun make and take craft! Each day offers a different hands-on craft to make including …

STEM Divas: Wearable Tech

Saturday, March 25, 2017
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Come get your bling on with our wearable technology class. In this class students will create their own small electric circuits that can be used to add lights and other tech to their fashions. …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, March 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 …

Barb City Brewfest

Saturday, March 25, 2017
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Craft beer lovers: it’s time to shake off those winter blues, break out those pretzel necklaces and come taste some brews! Join us for the inaugural Barb City Brewfest at the NIU Convocation Center …

NIU Softball v University of Akron Double Header

Saturday, March 25, 2017
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Autographs with the Student-Athletes. Post-Game Run the Bases for all kids in attendance. Event Location: Mary M. Bell Field It's Free to cheer on Huskie Softball. More information HERE

NIU School of Theatre and Dance Presents William Inge’s Picnic

Saturday, March 25, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The NIU School of Theatre and Dance will present William Inge’s Picnic on March 23-26. This play is directed by Margaret Scanlan, the Artistic Director of the Nightpath Theatre in Minnesota. …

NIU School of Theatre and Dance Presents William Inge’s Picnic

Saturday, March 25, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The NIU School of Theatre and Dance will present William Inge’s Picnic on March 23-26. This play is directed by Margaret Scanlan, the Artistic Director of the Nightpath Theatre in Minnesota. …

Rocky Horror Picture Show with Live Shadow Cast

Saturday, March 25, 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 …

NIU Softball v Valparaiso University Double Header

Sunday, March 26, 2017
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Join us in honoring NIU professors who make a difference in our student athlete's lives. Event Location: Mary M. Bell Field It's Free to cheer on Huskie Softball. More information HERE

NIU School of Theatre and Dance Presents William Inge’s Picnic

Sunday, March 26, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The NIU School of Theatre and Dance will present William Inge’s Picnic on March 23-26. This play is directed by Margaret Scanlan, the Artistic Director of the Nightpath Theatre in Minnesota. …

Spring Break Make and Take Crafts

Monday, March 27, 2017
This Spring Break come into the Midwest Museum of Natural History to explore our exhibits and create a fun make and take craft! Each day offers a different hands-on craft to make including …

Spring Break Skateboarding Camp

Monday, March 27, 2017 - Friday, March 31, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
March 27th through March 31st Fargo is hosting a Spring Break skateboarding camp for the kiddos! Camp will run from 9am to Noon during the week, and skaters will have the option to stay and skate …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Spring Break Make and Take Crafts

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
This Spring Break come into the Midwest Museum of Natural History to explore our exhibits and create a fun make and take craft! Each day offers a different hands-on craft to make including …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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 …

Songwriting by Design w/ Dan the Bard

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dan the Bard returns for another awesome program at the library! Dan is an accomplished songwriter with 10 published CDs of fun and original music. He performs very funny songs at libraries, …

Spring Break Fossil Hunt

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Come to the Midwest Museum of Natural History in Sycamore for an hour long fossil hunt. Explore the galleries and discover hidden fossils along the way. Find all the hidden fossils and get a …

Course for Women on Intergenerational Farm Transition

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Creating a transition plan to make sure a farm continues as a productive business can be challenging. Farm women can learn how to plan a successful farm transition in a four-session course offered by …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Spring Break Make and Take Crafts

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
This Spring Break come into the Midwest Museum of Natural History to explore our exhibits and create a fun make and take craft! Each day offers a different hands-on craft to make including …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Magic Matt’s Family Fun Show

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Magic Matt returns! By popular request, Magic Matt will perform his Family Fun Show during spring break. So if you are looking for something fun to do while school is out, head to the library for a …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Thursday, March 30, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Thursday, March 30, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Blumen Garden’s Spring Sale

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - Sunday, April 9, 2017
START THE OUTDOOR SEASON OFF WITH A SALE! Find up to 40% OFF on overstocked and leftover products in our Gift and Garden shop (There will not be live plants in this sale). The sale will include …

Spring Break Make and Take Crafts

Thursday, March 30, 2017
This Spring Break come into the Midwest Museum of Natural History to explore our exhibits and create a fun make and take craft! Each day offers a different hands-on craft to make including …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Thursday, March 30, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

DeKalb/Sycamore Community Expo

Thursday, March 30, 2017
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Community Expo hosted by the DeKalb and Sycamore Chambers of Commerce Thursday, March 30, 4 – 7 pm Sycamore High School Field House 427 Spartan Trail Sycamore, IL 60178 The expo will …

Spring Break Make and Take Crafts

Friday, March 31, 2017
This Spring Break come into the Midwest Museum of Natural History to explore our exhibits and create a fun make and take craft! Each day offers a different hands-on craft to make including …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Friday, March 31, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Friday, March 31, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

NIU Baseball v Bowling Green

Friday, March 31, 2017
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Join us for the first home game of the season at Ralph McKinzie Field! Giveaway: Hershey Kisses It's Free to cheer on Huskie Baseball. More information HERE

NIU Softball v Bowling Green

Friday, March 31, 2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Join us as we celebrate Diversity amongst the NIU student body. All student-groups are invited for a special pre-game recognition. Event Location: Mary M. Bell Field It's Free to cheer on …

Chem Wars: Chemistry Demo Night

Friday, March 31, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
This year’s NIU Chemistry Club event, Chem Wars, will feature experiments used by big film studios, so don’t miss out. Crowd favorites like the liquid nitrogen bomb and ping pong madness will return, …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Saturday, April 1, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Saturday, April 1, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Spring Break Make and Take Crafts

Saturday, April 1, 2017
This Spring Break come into the Midwest Museum of Natural History to explore our exhibits and create a fun make and take craft! Each day offers a different hands-on craft to make including …

Shabbona Lake Bait, Tackle & Boat Rental Fish Contest

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Take part in the many contests happening from April to October. For more information, please visit www.shabbonalake.com. Shabbona Lake - 4100 Bluebird Lane, Shabbona (map)

Walk A Mile in Her Shoes

Saturday, April 1, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Register Here! https://walkamile2017.wordpress.com/register-now/ Who: Families, clubs and teams, police and fire departments, educators, and students are all invited. Teams of four are encouraged, …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, April 1, 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 Baseball v Bowling Green

Saturday, April 1, 2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Local heroes invited to be honored during the game, including Police, Fire, EMT, current military, or veterans. Event Location: Ralph McKinzie Field It's Free to cheer on Huskie …

NIU Softball v Bowling Green

Saturday, April 1, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join us for Youth Day! Autographs with the Student-Athletes Post-Game Run the Bases for all kids in attendance Event Location: Mary M. Bell Field It's Free to cheer on Huskie …

Whiskey Acres Opens to Public

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - Sunday, April 2, 2017
1:30 pm
IT'S OPENING DAY!!! You don't have to wait any longer to get your favorite Whiskey Acres spirits right from the source. Enjoy a mixed drink, tours, and tastings right on the farm where the grain was …

Kishwaukee Kiwanis Community Talent Show

Saturday, April 1, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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, …

Kuiper’s Bridal Expo

Sunday, April 2, 2017
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
You and your guests are invited to join us in the celebration of all things wedding!  From the current trends in attire to florists, photographers, entertainment, menu choices, guest lodging and …

NIU Baseball v Bowling Green

Sunday, April 2, 2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join us for Family Sunday! Pre-game Autographs with the Student-Athletes! Pitch Speed Tracker for Kids! Post-Game Run the Bases for all kids in attendance! Event Location: Ralph McKinzie …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
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 …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

I Survived: The Professional Development Experience

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
7:30 am - 3:15 pm
Educators and librarians are invited to join NIU STEM Read and author Lauren Tarshis to explore ways for using awesome books like I SurvivedI to create engaging STEAM activities. The I Survived field …

STEM Read: Do you have what it takes to survive?

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
From natural disasters like volcanoes, earthquakes and shark attacks to human-made events such as the sinking of the Titanic or the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the I Survived series puts the reader at …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Thursday, April 6, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Thursday, April 6, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Thursday, April 6, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Public Reception for the NIU Art Museum Exhibit Hand in Hand

Thursday, April 6, 2017
5:00 pm - 6:40 pm
Visual Commentary: The Art of American Political Cartoons Lecture by Kerry Freedman, Professor and Division Head, Art + Design Education, NIU. 6:45-7:30 p.m., Altgeld Hall 315 Learn more about …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Friday, April 7, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Friday, April 7, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Friday, April 7, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, April 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 Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Saturday, April 8, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Saturday, April 8, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Saturday, April 8, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

STEM Jr: Rube Goldberg Machines

Saturday, April 8, 2017
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
If you’ve ever played the game Mousetrap, then you know what a Rube Goldberg Machine is. In this exciting class, students will learn all about the mechanics of movement as they create their own wacky …

Coffee and Conversation at Blumen Gardens

Saturday, April 8, 2017
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Come enjoy your morning coffee with us and partake in an interactive gardening discussion. We will walk around the gardens, see/touch plants, answer gardening questions and get our hands dirty! A new …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, April 8, 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 Prejudging & Finals

Saturday, April 8, 2017
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
The Egyptian Theatre will host the Organization of Competitive Bodybuilders (OCB) Midwest States Competition. There will be two events that day, Pre-judging and the Finals. Categories Include: …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, April 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 …

Winemaker’s Dinner at Prairie State Winery

Saturday, April 8, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
SOLD OUT - Call to be added to the waiting list - or reserve your spot for the April 22nd 3 course food and wine pairing. Our famous five-course dinner is back with style! On Saturday, April 8th …

NIU Steelband Concert

Saturday, April 8, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The NIU Steelband is back by popular demand! Join us for what proved to be an engaging evening with this world-renowned band directed by Liam Teague and Clifford Alexis. Created in 1973 by G. …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, April 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 …

Transformation Through Rhythm

Sunday, April 9, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The community is invited to the 6th annual benefit concert, Transformation Through Rhythm, on Sunday, April 9, 2017. Learn More: http://bit.ly/2oggPvn Support music therapy by attending the sixth …

Girls ONLY Skate Session & Showing of “Quit Your Day Job”

Sunday, April 9, 2017
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5pm - 7pm Girls ONLY skate session 7pm showing of "Quit Your Day Job" All girls skate film. Fargo Skateboarding 629 E. LINCOLN HWY, DEKALB, IL 60115 P# (815) 756-5555

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Monday, April 10, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

Bite of the Print: A Medium Well Suited for Social Commentary

Monday, April 10, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
View prints from the collection with Museum Assistant Director Peter Olson. 2-3 p.m., Art Museum Galleries Learn more about the Hand in Hand exhibit in our main calendar of events entry. NIU …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
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 …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

Stem Cafe: Local Food and Its Impact on You

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Who doesn’t want to be healthier, contribute to lowering pollution, and stimulate the local economy? Find out how eating locally grown food can help you do all three at this month’s STEM Café. NIU …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

GK Wuori & Dan Klefstad author reading/signing

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
DeKalb authors GK Wuori and Dan Klefstad will read from their latest novels, and autograph copies, at the DeKalb Public Library. This event, presented by the DeKalb Drama Club, will highlight …

Taste of Spring

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
This annual event is a favorite! Come experience an evening dedicated to the finer things in life. Sparkling white, rich red, and, oh yes, food and desserts! Each wine tasting will be professionally …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Thursday, April 13, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Thursday, April 13, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Thursday, April 13, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Thursday, April 13, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

Docent Tour with the student curators of A Tale of Donkeys and Elephants

Thursday, April 13, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Docent Tour with the student curators of A Tale of Donkeys and Elephants Noon-1 p.m., Art Museum Galleries Learn more about the Hand in Hand exhibit in our main calendar of events entry. NIU …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Friday, April 14, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Friday, April 14, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Friday, April 14, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Good Friday Painting Class

Friday, April 14, 2017
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Come to our Good Friday Painting Class! Friday, April 14th ~ 9:30-11:30 am. $25 for ages 7 and up Send your kids on their day off of school to celebrate Easter! Your kids will receive everything …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Friday, April 14, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

Kid’s Easter Parade Painting Class

Friday, April 14, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
BRING YOUR KIDS TO PAINT THIS DARLING EASTER PARADE!  FRIDAY, 4/14 ~ 1-3PM For ages 8 & up ~ Space is Limited cost includes all supplies & instructions needed to bring home this finished …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, April 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 …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Saturday, April 15, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Tax-Free Shopping in Downtown DeKalb

Saturday, April 15, 2017
Happy Tax Day! To celebrate, merchants in Downtown DeKalb are offering Tax-Free Shopping! That's right, the merchants are picking up the tax! Shop your Saturday away in Downtown …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Saturday, April 15, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Saturday, April 15, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Breakfast with the Bunny

Saturday, April 15, 2017
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Breakfast with the Bunny Hopkins Terrace Room Breakfast starts at 9:00am, Bunny visits from 9:00-10:00am $7 per person (adults & kids 2yrs+) Breakfast provided by Fatty's Catering - Includes …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, April 15, 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 …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Saturday, April 15, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

Train Rides with the Easter Bunny

Saturday, April 15, 2017
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Waterman & Western Railroad presents: Free Train Rides with the Easter Bunny Free train rides with the Easter Bunny, who will have eggs for the kids! Professional photos will be …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, April 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 …

Boarder Wars Skate Competition Stop #2

Saturday, April 15, 2017
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Boarder Wars comes to Fargo Skatepark for Stop 2, on the 7 stop Tour Registration @ 3/Contest @ 4 - $10 Entry Fee The contest starts by having jam sessions to narrow the field down to the top 15. …

Easter Brunch at Faranda’s

Sunday, April 16, 2017
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Not up for having the whole family over for Easter this year? We have just the event for you! Faranda’s will be hosting our annual Easter Brunch on April 16th, 2017. Seatings will take place at …

Sweet Dream Desserts’ Easter Brunch at Blumen Gardens

Sunday, April 16, 2017
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
CONSIDER A RELAXING AND ELEGANT MEAL AS WE HOST SWEET DREAMS EASTER BRUNCH ON SUNDAY, April 16th. The Menu will include: Muffins, scones, danish Scrambled eggs, French Toast Casserole  …

Sunday Artist Market – Blumen Gardens

Sunday, April 16, 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 …

NIU Baseball v Kent State

Sunday, April 16, 2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join us in honoring NIU professors who make a difference in our student athlete's lives. Event Location: Ralph McKinzie Field It's Free to cheer on Huskie Baseball. More information HERE

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Monday, April 17, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
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 …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Thursday, April 20, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

NIU School of Theatre and Dance will present The Good Woman of Szechwan

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - Sunday, April 23, 2017
NIU School of Theatre and Dance will present Bertolt Brecht’s The Good Woman of Szechwan on April 20th through 23rd. This play is directed by Kendra Holton, who is a teacher and director at …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Thursday, April 20, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Thursday, April 20, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Thursday, April 20, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

Celebrate Spring Open House

Thursday, April 20, 2017
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Enjoy a festive atmosphere of food, music, and general revelry amidst the beautiful backdrop of our spring gardens. You may shop from our Gift and Garden shop, or simply enjoy the sights, sounds, and …

Monogram Wood Sign Workshop

Thursday, April 20, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
20"x 24" CUSTOMIZED MONOGRAM WOOD SIGN OUR NEW WOOD SIGN WORKSHOPS ARE FINALLY HERE! We have wine glasses and aprons for you to use. You are welcome to bring snacks and drinks including wine and …

Fresh Water Drum Dissection Class

Thursday, April 20, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join this Spring dissection class at the Museum as we delve into the biology of the Freshwater Drum fish, also known as the Sheephead. This specimen, found in the rivers and lakes of North America, …

DeKalb Library Annual Book Sale

Friday, April 21, 2017 - Sunday, April 23, 2017
The Friends of the DeKalb Public Library are currently collecting donations for their Spring Book Sale! Let us recycle your used books, CDs, and DVDs to new owners! Please only donate items that …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Friday, April 21, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Friday, April 21, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Friday, April 21, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Friday, April 21, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, April 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 …

The Kasket Krew Tour at the Fargo Skateboarding Indoor Skate Park

Friday, April 21, 2017
7:00 pm
Head to Fargo's indoor skate park for a night filled with music and skateboarding! KasketKrew.com presents: 11:00 Dead Noise 10:20-10:50 King Kai 9:40-10:10 TBA 9:00-9:30 Nastie Ink 8:30-8:50 …

Rocky Horror Picture Show with Live Shadow Cast

Friday, April 21, 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 …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Saturday, April 22, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Saturday, April 22, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Saturday, April 22, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

STEM Divas: Saving the World

Saturday, April 22, 2017
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
In honor of Earth Day, this very special STEM Divas class is all about how you can help save the world. Students will explore easy and fun ways that they can help take care of the Earth at home. …

NIU Cares Day

Saturday, April 22, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Registration for NIU Cares Day will be available to community members in late December 2016 and student teams will be able to register in Spring 2017 NIU Cares Day is a campus-wide day of …

STEM Saturday: Electronics and Soldering

Saturday, April 22, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Electronic devices have become a very important part of our daily lives. In this class, students will get a hands-on look at the different components that work together to create their favorite …

TEDxNorthernIllinoisUniversity

Saturday, April 22, 2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
TEDxNIU is a local non-profit that brings TEDx talks to DeKalb. TEDx conferences are events run by independent subgroups of the international company, TED. TED focus is to spread ideas across the …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, April 22, 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 …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Saturday, April 22, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

NIU Athletics – Huskie Bowl 2017

Saturday, April 22, 2017
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Get a look at the NIU football team during a scrimmage and bring the family out for fun and games, all for FREE at the 2017 NIU Athletics‘ Communiversity Block Party and Huskie Bowl. The …

Prairie State Winery Food & Wine Pairing

Saturday, April 22, 2017
12:00 pm - 7:00 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 …

Grand Opening “Adventures to and from Sycamore” Exhibit

Saturday, April 22, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join the Sycamore History Museum of the opening of their new exhibit: Adventures to and from Sycamore. Sa Apr 22 | 1-3pm | FREE for members and children under 12 | Adults $5 Visit the Sycamore …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, April 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 …

Magic Show

Saturday, April 22, 2017
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Free Magic Show - Join us for an afternoon of entertainment for kids of all ages. Magic Matt’s Family Fun Show Cortland Community Park, Lions Den 70 S Llanos Street More information coming …

The Taste presented by Joseph F. Glidden Homestead

Saturday, April 22, 2017
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Around 40 local home chefs cooking their own family recipes to raise money for the Glidden Homestead. Ticketing and other information to come.   Event Location: NIU’s Barsema Alumni & …

DeKalb County Restaurant Week

Sunday, April 23, 2017 - Saturday, April 29, 2017
Restaurant Week is back for its second year in  DeKalb County! More than 30 restaurants are creating a week for local and visiting foodies to celebrate dining out in the DeKalb area. Dine at any of …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, April 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 …

STEMREAD – Annihilation: The Writing Apocalypse

Monday, April 24, 2017
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Annihilation, Second STEM read field trip for April, provides teen writers with the opportunity to showcase and develop their work. The events vary from critique sessions from professional …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Monday, April 24, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

Evening Talk: Merchants, Markets and Commerce in the Aztec World

Monday, April 24, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us in welcoming Dr. Kenneth G. Hirth as we explore the origin and development of ranked and state-level societies in the New World. Dr. Hirth will share his research on political economy in the …

STEMREAD – Annihilation: An Otherworldly Evening with Best-selling Author Jeff VanderMeer

Monday, April 24, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Join NIU STEM Read for an otherworldly evening with best-selling author Jeff VanderMeer! VanderMeer is the author and editor of numerous books of speculative fiction and a three-time winner of the …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

“Soup-er” Tuesdays at Glidden Homestead

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
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 …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

The Savvy Digital Consumer: Utilizing Mobile Apps and Online Technologies to Score Winning Deals

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Join Dr. Mya Groza, an assistant professor from the NIU Department of Marketing, to learn about the benefits of using mobile apps and online technologies to save money and score winning deals. Since …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Pesky Plants

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Swing by the MMNH to learn about common plants that can be irritating if you encounter them on a hike. Learn how to identify Poison Ivy, Oak, Sumac, and many other plants that cause skin rashes. Be …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Thursday, April 27, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Thursday, April 27, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Thursday, April 27, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

NIU School of Theater & Dance Presents: 2017 Spring Dance Concert

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - Sunday, April 30, 2017
The NIU School of Theatre and Dance will present The Spring Dance Concert on April 27- 30. This show is comprised of pieces choreographed by Judy Chitwood, Paula Frasz, and Rich Grund. Performances …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Thursday, April 27, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

Help Plan the Future of the NIU Art Museum

Thursday, April 27, 2017
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Please join in on a conversation about the NIU Art Museum. Public Forum, Thursday, April 27, 2017, 6-7:30 p.m., Altgeld Hall Room 125. Museum staff members have been working on the strategic …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Friday, April 28, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Friday, April 28, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Cortland Community-Wide Garage Sales

Friday, April 28, 2017 - Saturday, April 29, 2017
Community-wide garage sales through the town of Cortland. For more information visit cortlandil.org

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Friday, April 28, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Garden Gate to Spring Antique Show

Friday, April 28, 2017 - Saturday, April 29, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
IT’S THE 13TH ANNUAL GARDEN GATE TO SPRING ANTIQUE SHOW!! Come spend the day and shop regional antique dealers offering garden, architectural and countrypolitan antiques including folk-art, vintage …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Friday, April 28, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

NIU Softball v Eastern Michigan

Friday, April 28, 2017
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Strike Out Cancer- No One Fights Alone Game Join us in honoring cancer survivors during a special pre-game recognition. Special pre-game activities: TBD Because of weather, the game has been …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, April 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 …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Saturday, April 29, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

NIU Softball v Eastern Michigan Double Header

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Because of weather, the time of this game(s) is now TBA. Follow NIU Softball on Twitter for updated information. Join us in celebrating past NIU student-athletes during a pre-game …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Movie Poster Matching Contest

Saturday, April 29, 2017
9:00 am - 4:15 pm
Ready for something REELy fun? Visit the DeKalb Public Library for a short, but fun movie-themed activity. Match several descriptions to movie posters on display. One lucky participant, with all …

STEM Saturdays: Learning to Fly

Saturday, April 29, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Since the dawn of time, man has dreamed of taking flight. In this class, we’ll do that! The first meeting will be held in our STEM Classroom in DeKalb, and we will spend the day learning about the …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, April 29, 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 …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Saturday, April 29, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, April 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 …

Victor E. Ball

Saturday, April 29, 2017
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Second Annual Victor E. Ball, NIU Athletics premier fundraising event, will be held on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at the Kenneth and Ellen Chessick Practice Center. This special evening features …

LOCK-IN at Fargo Skateboarding

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - Sunday, April 30, 2017
8:00 pm - 8:00 am
Fargo Skateboarding Lock In When: Saturday, April 29th 8 pm - 8 am Where: Fargo Skateboarding: 629. E. Lincoln HW DeKalb, IL 60115 (815) 756-5555 Our heated indoor …

NIU Baseball v Ball State

Sunday, April 30, 2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join us for Family Sunday/Sycamore Youth Baseball Day! Pre-game Autographs with the Student-Athletes Pitch Speed Tracker for Kids! Post-Game Run the Bases for all kids in attendance Event …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, April 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 Steelband Concert – Tribute to Cliff Alexis

Sunday, April 30, 2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Northern Illinois University Steelband will have its annual Spring concert on Sunday, April 30 at 3 pm. The concert is dedicated to Cliff Alexis who recently retired after 32 years of …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Monday, May 1, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

May Day Basket Challenge

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Come to the Midwest Museum of Natural History and make your May Day Basket extra beautiful this year! Participants will have the option to enter their basket into a competition. The winner receives a …

NIU Athletics The Victors Awards

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
NIU Athletics would like to invite students, NIU faculty/staff and community members to its eighth-annual awards banquet, “The Victors”, on Tuesday, May 2, in downtown DeKalb, at the Egyptian Theatre …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

Water World Exhibit at Midwest Museum of Natural History

Thursday, May 4, 2017
On January 18th, the Museum’s newest exhibit Water World opens. Come learn all about one of the world’s most essential molecules, see what kind of animals and ecosystems thrive in water, and learn …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Thursday, May 4, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Thursday, May 4, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Thursday, May 4, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Friday, May 5, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Friday, May 5, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Friday, May 5, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, May 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 …

NIU Softball v Toledo

Friday, May 5, 2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Join us in celebrating NIU seniors during a special recognition. Event Location: Mary M. Bell Field It's Free to cheer on Huskie Softball. More information HERE

Beatles Nite at Wooden Box Theater

Friday, May 5, 2017
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
On Friday, May 5th at 5:00pm the Hampton Inn meeting room will host area performance group Wooden Box Theater, as they present an event which will highlight area theatrical performers, artistic …

Friday Wine Downs with Prairie State Winery

Friday, May 5, 2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday, May 5th - Lee Gardner at Prairie on State Wine Cellars in Sycamore Friday, May 12th - Couch Coins at Prairie State Winery in Genoa Friday, May 26th - The Thompson Duo at Prairie State …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Saturday, May 6, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Cinco de Mayo

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - Sunday, May 7, 2017
Festive Sycamore celebration with live music and family entertainment More information to come For more information visit sycamorecincodemayo.com

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Saturday, May 6, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

ARTigras

Saturday, May 6, 2017
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. This year’s ARTigras, Spring Art Walk features student art …

No Fear Gardening – Planning & Design

Saturday, May 6, 2017
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Join us in our series of classes designed to take the fear out of gardening!  Maybe you are just beginning a new gardening venture, need a few tips on your current project of just don’t know …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, May 6, 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 …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Saturday, May 6, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

NIU Softball v Toledo

Saturday, May 6, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bring your dog to the ballpark! Autographs with the Student-Athletes Post-Game Run the Bases for all kids in attendance Giveaway: TBD Event Location: Mary M. Bell Field It's Free to cheer on …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, May 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 …

Glidden Homestead Opening Day – Open Barn

Sunday, May 7, 2017
Tours of the Glidden Homestead historic site, blacksmith demonstrations, and tours of the barn. Opening Day is the only day when the barn is open to the public. For more information visit …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, May 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 …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Monday, May 8, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Thursday, May 11, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Thursday, May 11, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Let’s Talk Tourism with Cory Jobe, Director, Illinois Office of Tourism

Thursday, May 11, 2017
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Join us to celebrate National Travel & Tourism Week with a presentation and Q & A with Cory Jobe, Director, Illinois Office of Tourism (IOT).  Director Jobe will be talking about the new ad campaigns …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Thursday, May 11, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand Curators’ Gallery Talk

Thursday, May 11, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Curators’ Gallery Talk with Peter Olson, Museum Assistant Director and Graduate Assistant Millicent Kennedy. 12-1 p.m., Art Museum Galleries Learn more about the Hand in Hand exhibit in our main …

NIU Art Museum Talk: The Partisan Duopoly in US House Elections: An Analysis of Minor Party Failure

Thursday, May 11, 2017
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Lecture by Scot Schraufnagel, Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Political Science. 5-6 p.m., Altgeld Hall 315 Learn more about the Hand in Hand exhibit in our main calendar of …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Friday, May 12, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

NIU Commencement

Friday, May 12, 2017 - Saturday, May 13, 2017
The 2017 NIU Commencement will be held at the NIU Convocation Center on May 12th and 13th. Tickets Guest tickets will be used for the May ceremonies. Undergrad Ticket Information - Graduate …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Friday, May 12, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

The Art Box Exhibition: “A Painter’s Mask” by Steven Tritt

Friday, May 12, 2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
"A Painter’s Mask” an exhibition of paintings by Steven Tritt of Sycamore, Illinois, will be on display at THE ART BOX, 308 East Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb, Illinois from April 10 – May 12, …

STEM Read: “The Radium Girls” Author Talk and Signing

Friday, May 12, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
On Friday, May 12, from noon to 1 p.m., author Kate Moore will speak at the DeKalb Public Library about her book The Radium Girls, which shares the fascinating and forgotten history of the Radium …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, May 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 …

NIU Baseball v Eastern Michigan

Friday, May 12, 2017
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Pre-game recognition raising awareness for ALS Event Location: Ralph McKinzie Field It's Free to cheer on Huskie Baseball. More information HERE

Friday Wine Downs with Prairie State Winery

Friday, May 12, 2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday, May 5th - Lee Gardner at Prairie on State Wine Cellars in Sycamore Friday, May 12th - Couch Coins at Prairie State Winery in Genoa Friday, May 26th - The Thompson Duo at Prairie State …

You Pick ~ Wood Sign Workshop

Friday, May 12, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
CUSTOMIZED WOOD SIGN OUR NEW WOOD SIGN WORKSHOPS ARE FINALLY HERE! Monogram Sign = 20"x 24" Address Sign = 20"x 24" Welcome Porch Sign = 12"x 48" We have wine glasses and aprons for you to …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Saturday, May 13, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Saturday, May 13, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

STEM Saturday: Rocketry and Spaceflight

Saturday, May 13, 2017
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
We’re going to finish our spring season of classes with a bang! Students will learn all about rockets and spaceflight as they construct their own working model rocket. Estes model rocket kits will be …

Coffee and Conversation at Blumen Gardens

Saturday, May 13, 2017
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Come enjoy your morning coffee with us and partake in an interactive gardening discussion. We will walk around the gardens, see/touch plants, answer gardening questions and get our hands dirty! A new …

Educator Code Studio Workshop

Saturday, May 13, 2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Taught by Code.org facilitators who are experienced computer science educators, our workshops will prepare you to teach the Code.org curriculum. Workshop Details Date: 05/13/2017, …

Springtime on the Farm Local Artisan Shopping Event

Saturday, May 13, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Spend the day on the farm shopping with 27 local artisans on May 13th and find the perfect mothers day gift or help decorate your home for spring! There will be food available to purchase. Visit …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, May 13, 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 Baseball v Eastern Michigan

Saturday, May 13, 2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join us in honoring NIU Baseball senior student-athletes during a pre-game recognition Event Location: Ralph McKinzie Field It's Free to cheer on Huskie Baseball. More information HERE

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, May 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 …

Fairy Tales for Adults

Saturday, May 13, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join us for an afternoon of storytelling! Ron Allison presents fairy tales for adults, which grew out of his long-standing love of European fairy tales and encounters with storytellers who opened up …

Sundays at Sandwich Antique Show

Sunday, May 14, 2017
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 2017 season with continued …

Faranda’s Mother’s Day Brunch

Sunday, May 14, 2017
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Treat your mom to something special this year and come join us for Faranda’s Mothers Day Brunch on May 14th, 2017! Seatings will take place at 10:00 am & 12:30 pm Adults are $26.99 Children …

Mother’s Day Brunch at Blumen Gardens

Sunday, May 14, 2017
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Treat Your Mom to Mothers day Brunch!!! Every Mom needs a break from the ordinary!!! Bring her to Blumen Gardens for a delicious brunch by Sweet Dream Desserts and Catering, listen to the …

Mother’s Day Brunch at DeBenedetto’s

Sunday, May 14, 2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
We're cooking up a special menu to honor all our favorite moms. We'll be serving a buffet featuring Italian Beef Rolls, Corona Battered Fried Fish, Salads, Fresh fruit, Mostaccioli, Pastries, pizza …

Blues N’ Bloodies at Prairie State Winery

Sunday, May 14, 2017
12:00 pm - 5:00 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 …

NIU Baseball v Eastern Michigan

Sunday, May 14, 2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join us in celebrating the mothers of NIU and EMU student-athletes during a pre-game recognition Event Location: Ralph McKinzie Field It's Free to cheer on Huskie Baseball. More information …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, May 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 …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Free Documentary Screening: Paper Tigers

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free and open to the public. Sponsored by: DeKalb County Community Mental Health Board The DeKalb County Trauma Informed Training Committee is working to make DeKalb County, Illinois a …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

Music and Censorship

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
From the pettiness of religious bureaucrats to the destruction of musical instruments to the oppression of a political movement, censorship in the field of music has been with us over the ages. …

Push Factors: Perspectives on Guatemalan Migration

Thursday, May 18, 2017
Curated by Heidi McKinnon, executive director of Curators Without Borders, Push Factors is designed to be a starting point for community dialogue on migration issues prevalent in popular discourse …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Thursday, May 18, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

Local Lore – Digging In: Archaeology at the Glidden Homestead

Thursday, May 18, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
A simple invention in an old barn put DeKalb on the map. Today, Glidden Homestead is digging into that barn's deeper history to give a full picture of Joseph Glidden's historic invention. Join the …

The Inspector General Movie Screening

Thursday, May 18, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
In this farcical Technicolor musical, snake oil salesman Georgi (Danny Kaye) is too honest for his own good. After his partner (Walter Slezak) fires him, the simple-minded Georgi wanders into a …

NIU Art Museum Exhibit: Hand in Hand

Friday, May 19, 2017
Hand in Hand: The Visual Arts as a Means of Social and Political Propaganda, Protest and Commentary Exploring the nuanced ways artists respond to their social and political landscapes using visual …

NCAA Div 1 Golf Championships: Women’s & Men’s

Friday, May 19, 2017
The 2017 NCAA National Golf Championships will be held at Rich Harvest Farms and hosted for the first time by Northern Illinois University, with play taking place from May 19-24 (women) and May 26-31 …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, May 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 …

Kids Days at the NCAA Division I Golf Chamionships

Saturday, May 20, 2017
Students and children under the age of 18 free throughout the tournament with a paying adult (must claim free ticket online - tickets are now available). But the weekends of the 2017 Golf …

NCAA Div 1 Golf Championships: Women’s & Men’s

Saturday, May 20, 2017
The 2017 NCAA National Golf Championships will be held at Rich Harvest Farms and hosted for the first time by Northern Illinois University, with play taking place from May 19-24 (women) and May 26-31 …

Northwestern Medicine Physical Therapy 5K Run/Walk

Saturday, May 20, 2017
7:30 am - 10:00 am
KishHealth System Physical Therapy Center is hosting its 10th annual 5K run/walk event on May 20th at 8:00 am. The event is intended to be both competitive as well as promote health and fitness for …

Genoa’s Farmers Market

Saturday, May 20, 2017
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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 20, 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, May 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 …

Snack on THIS! Healthy Foods w/ Hy-Vee

Saturday, May 20, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hy-Vee dietician Lisa Brandt will be in the library to discuss healthy living and nutritious alternatives to unhealthy snack foods. Using youth books such as Kid’s First Cookbook by the American …

Lobster Boil of St. Paul’s

Saturday, May 20, 2017
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The deadline to order lobsters for St. Paul’s Episcopal Church’s 48th lobster boil is May 15, 2017. Distribution will be May 20 at the church at 900 Normal Road in DeKalb. Live lobsters cost $18 and …

Kids Days at the NCAA Division I Golf Chamionships

Sunday, May 21, 2017
Students and children under the age of 18 free throughout the tournament with a paying adult (must claim free ticket online - tickets are now available). But the weekends of the 2017 Golf …

NCAA Div 1 Golf Championships: Women’s & Men’s

Sunday, May 21, 2017
The 2017 NCAA National Golf Championships will be held at Rich Harvest Farms and hosted for the first time by Northern Illinois University, with play taking place from May 19-24 (women) and May 26-31 …

Sunday Artist Market – Blumen Gardens

Sunday, May 21, 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, May 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 …

Kishwaukee Concert Band presents “Season 15 Finale Concert”

Sunday, May 21, 2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Kishwaukee Concert Band will present "Season 15 Finale Concert" on Sunday, May 21st, at 3:00 PM in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall on NIU's campus. This concert is sponsored by Armor …

NCAA Div 1 Golf Championships: Women’s & Men’s

Monday, May 22, 2017
The 2017 NCAA National Golf Championships will be held at Rich Harvest Farms and hosted for the first time by Northern Illinois University, with play taking place from May 19-24 (women) and May 26-31 …

NCAA Div 1 Golf Championships: Women’s & Men’s

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
The 2017 NCAA National Golf Championships will be held at Rich Harvest Farms and hosted for the first time by Northern Illinois University, with play taking place from May 19-24 (women) and May 26-31 …

American Flag Window Painting Class

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
I finally found the perfect project for these old windows & I'm so excited to share it with you! Come kick off Memorial Day Weekend painting your own American Flag. Perfect Patriotic Decor for your …

NCAA Div 1 Golf Championships: Women’s & Men’s

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
The 2017 NCAA National Golf Championships will be held at Rich Harvest Farms and hosted for the first time by Northern Illinois University, with play taking place from May 19-24 (women) and May 26-31 …

Basic Gardening

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Have you wanted to start a garden but weren’t sure where to begin? Or do you have a garden but have questions about what to grow or simply want to share your experiences with other gardeners? This …

NCAA Div 1 Golf Championships: Women’s & Men’s

Friday, May 26, 2017
The 2017 NCAA National Golf Championships will be held at Rich Harvest Farms and hosted for the first time by Northern Illinois University, with play taking place from May 19-24 (women) and May 26-31 …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, May 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 …

Hopkins Pool Opening Day

Saturday, May 27, 2017
It's opening day for Hopkins Park Pool!  Visit the DeKalb Park District's web page for hours, admission information and more. Hopkins Pool 1403 Sycamore Road DeKalb, IL 60115 (815) 758-8853

Kids Days at the NCAA Division I Golf Chamionships

Saturday, May 27, 2017
Students and children under the age of 18 free throughout the tournament with a paying adult (must claim free ticket online - tickets are now available). But the weekends of the 2017 Golf …

NCAA Div 1 Golf Championships: Women’s & Men’s

Saturday, May 27, 2017
The 2017 NCAA National Golf Championships will be held at Rich Harvest Farms and hosted for the first time by Northern Illinois University, with play taking place from May 19-24 (women) and May 26-31 …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, May 27, 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 Explorers – Lunch at the Little House

Saturday, May 27, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Spend the afternoon at everyone's favorite playhouse, the 1891 Little House. Learn about nineteenth-century games and try out reproduction toys. Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy on the grounds of …

Fairview Cemetery Mausoleum Tours

Saturday, May 27, 2017
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Fairview Park Cemetery Association and the DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association (DAAHA) are partnering to host a walking tour at the Fairview Cemetery, as well as tours of the cemetery’s …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, May 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 …

An Immigrant’s Song, the Celtic Influx

Saturday, May 27, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join us for an entertaining event with performer Barry Cloyd! This program begins in the ancient days of the Celtic people and follows their migration across Europe to what eventually became their …

Vino & Brush-o at Prairie State Winery

Saturday, May 27, 2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
This Session is full - Be on the look out for upcoming Vino & Brosh-o event, Prairie State Winery hopes to make these monthly at the Sycamore Prairie on State location. Join Prairie State …

Kids Days at the NCAA Division I Golf Chamionships

Sunday, May 28, 2017
Students and children under the age of 18 free throughout the tournament with a paying adult (must claim free ticket online - tickets are now available). But the weekends of the 2017 Golf …

NCAA Div 1 Golf Championships: Women’s & Men’s

Sunday, May 28, 2017
The 2017 NCAA National Golf Championships will be held at Rich Harvest Farms and hosted for the first time by Northern Illinois University, with play taking place from May 19-24 (women) and May 26-31 …

Antique Car Show & Flea Market

Sunday, May 28, 2017
Antique Car Show & Flea Market at the Sandwich Fairgrounds. More information coming soon For more information visit The Sandwich Chamber of Commerce

Blues N’ Bloodies at Prairie State Winery

Sunday, May 28, 2017
12:00 pm - 5:00 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

Sunday, May 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 …

Memorial Day Celebration – Somonauk

Monday, May 29, 2017
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 …

NCAA Div 1 Golf Championships: Women’s & Men’s

Monday, May 29, 2017
The 2017 NCAA National Golf Championships will be held at Rich Harvest Farms and hosted for the first time by Northern Illinois University, with play taking place from May 19-24 (women) and May 26-31 …

Memorial Day Parade – DeKalb

Monday, May 29, 2017
9:00 am - 9:30 am
The Memorial Day Parade and Program will be Monday, May 29th. The parade will begin at 9 a.m. with a short program to follow. Tours of the Ellwood House first floor will be free until 12p.m. that …

Memorial Day Ceremony at Ellwood House

Monday, May 29, 2017
9:30 am - 10:00 am
The Memorial Day Parade and Program will be Monday, May 29th. The parade will begin at 9 a.m. with a short program to follow at 9:30 at the Ellwood House.  Tours of the Ellwood House first floor will …

Memorial Day Free Ellwood House Tours

Monday, May 29, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Ellwood House is offering tours of the main floor for free from 10am - 12pm on Memorial Day. Tours will start after the Memorial Day program has concluded. http://www.ellwoodhouse.org/

NCAA Div 1 Golf Championships: Women’s & Men’s

Tuesday, May 30, 2017
The 2017 NCAA National Golf Championships will be held at Rich Harvest Farms and hosted for the first time by Northern Illinois University, with play taking place from May 19-24 (women) and May 26-31 …

NCAA Div 1 Golf Championships: Women’s & Men’s

Wednesday, May 31, 2017
The 2017 NCAA National Golf Championships will be held at Rich Harvest Farms and hosted for the first time by Northern Illinois University, with play taking place from May 19-24 (women) and May 26-31 …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, June 1, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …

Somonauk Farmer’s Market

Thursday, June 1, 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 …

Summertime Storms

Thursday, June 1, 2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Visit the Midwest Museum of Natural History and learn about the unpredictable summertime weather! Showers and storms seem to pop up at a moment’s notice—why is that? Explore wild weather together and …
Outdoor Concert at Sycamore Park District

Summer Concerts in the Park – Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore

Thursday, June 1, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Runs most Thursdays starting June 1st through July 30th at the Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore   For more information visit sycamoreparkdistrict.com

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, June 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 …

Movies in the Park

Friday, June 2, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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. Please see the schedule below to …

46th Annual Northern Illinois Art Show

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - Sunday, June 4, 2017
June 3 & 4, 2017 Northern Illinois 46th Annual Arts/Crafts Show, DeKalb County Courthouse Lawn, Routes 64 & 23. Over 60 vendors. The Kishwaukee Valley Art League is proud to bring its annual …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, June 3, 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 …

Sycamore/Rochelle Performing Arts Academy – Decades With Disney

Saturday, June 3, 2017
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Come wish upon a star with the Performing Arts Academy dancers as they transport you to the Most Magical Place on Earth in their spring performance, “Decades of Disney!”  Watch childhood favorites …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, June 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 …

Midwest Museum of Natural History Annual Rockin’ for the Reptiles

Sunday, June 4, 2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Rock out at the Midwest Museum of Natural History annual outdoor event, Rockin' for the Reptiles! Don’t miss out on delicious food tents, fun games, crafts, live music, and of course, live reptiles! …

Guilded Walking Tour – Somonauk Street

Sunday, June 4, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Guided Walking Tour: Somonauk Street Location: Meet at the Wally Thurow statue (corner of Somonauk and Elm) Time: 1:00 p.m. Cost: $5 Per Person Join Steven Bigolin as he leads guided walking …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, June 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 …

Local Lore Lecture Series: DeKalb’s Finn Town

Tuesday, June 6, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
At the turn of the 20th century, DeKalb was such a hot-spot for Finnish immigrants that they had their own "town" in today's Pleasant Street neighborhood. In this talk, NIU professor Diane Rodgers …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, June 6, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

Genoa Days

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - Saturday, June 10, 2017
This year's Genoa Days will be the 82nd annual! The dates this year will be June 7 - 10, 2017. The Genoa-Kingston Fire Department is a nonprofit organization that hosts Genoa Days as a fundraiser to …

Sycamore City Wide Garage Sales

Thursday, June 8, 2017 - Saturday, June 10, 2017
Discover Sycamore is pleased to announce this year’s return of the City Wide Garage Sales. Taking place June 8th-10th, Sycamore will host this year’s city-wide estate, yard, and sidewalk sale. With …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, June 8, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …

Ladies Night Out

Thursday, June 8, 2017
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Ladies Night Out is a non-profit organization dedicated in the fight against breast cancer! Ladies Night Out is held downtown Sycamore the first Thursday in June. Prizes, drawings, giveaways, silent …
Outdoor Concert at Sycamore Park District

Summer Concerts in the Park – Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore

Thursday, June 8, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Runs most Thursdays starting June 1st through July 30th at the Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore   For more information visit sycamoreparkdistrict.com

Beth Fowler School of Dance – Grease & More

Friday, June 9, 2017 - Sunday, June 11, 2017
The Beth Fowler School of Dance will present a dance version of Grease along with many other dance numbers. Show Times: 6/9 & 10 - 7pm 6/10 & 11 - 2pm More information on the Egyptian Theatre …

Malta Days

Friday, June 9, 2017 - Sunday, June 11, 2017
Soundstage, carnival, food and craft fair, beer garden & more. villageofmalta.net/malta-days-festival Runners will also enjoy the Tractor Trot 5K More information to come

Bike MS: Tour de Farms

Friday, June 9, 2017 - Sunday, June 11, 2017
NIU Convocation Center - 1525 West Lincoln Highway, DeKalb, IL (map) Bike MS: Tour de Farms is a ride that will take you farther than you’ve ever gone before. What makes this ride so special? …

More on 34

Friday, June 9, 2017 - Saturday, June 10, 2017
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 …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, June 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 …

Movies in the Park

Friday, June 9, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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. Please see the schedule below to …

Cogs Run 5K (formerly Brett’s Run)

Saturday, June 10, 2017
8:30 am - 10:30 am
Cogs Run 5K (formerly Brett's Run) Saturday June 10, 2017 8:30 am Genoa-Kingston High School 980 Park Avenue Route 72 Genoa, IL 60135 Registration Information (printable registration …

Tractor Trot 5K – Malta

Saturday, June 10, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The 2016 Tractor Trot race will take place on June 10, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. The proceeds will be donated to Adventure Works. Adventure Works is a non-profit, interactive counseling agency that serves …

Coffee and Conversation at Blumen Gardens

Saturday, June 10, 2017
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Come enjoy your morning coffee with us and partake in an interactive gardening discussion. We will walk around the gardens, see/touch plants, answer gardening questions and get our hands dirty! A new …

Beginner Skateboarding Sessions $5 Saturdays

Saturday, June 10, 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, June 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 …

Sundays at Sandwich Antique Show

Sunday, June 11, 2017
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 2017 season with continued …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, June 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 …

Ellwood Explorers: Hidden Technology

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hidden in the servant areas of the mansion are many pieces of technology. In this program, children will learn about these elements of servant life. After exploring, children will use their …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

Tuesdays on the Town

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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 …

History Talk: World War I as the First Modern War

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
In this presentation, Dr. Penelope Blake will examine World War I as the first modern war, and look at a number of the ways modern inventions, initially designed for the good of mankind, would indeed …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the 2016 concert season at the Hopkins Park Band Shell, 1403 …

Animal Spotlight: Turtle/Tortoise

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
11:00 am - 11:20 am
Stop in and meet one of the Museum's live turtles or tortoises, and learn the difference between the two, during this quick encounter. This event is free with admission. Museum Admission: $8 for …

Music at the Mansion: Blues at The Mansion

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Kishwaukee Fest, FunME Events and Ellwood Mansion are partnering to bring Music to the Mansion through the summer. Concerts will be free, light food will be available to purchase. Wednesday: June …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, June 15, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …

Clint Cargile Book Signing

Thursday, June 15, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Did you miss our May Brown Bag lunch? Don’t worry, there will be a book signing with Clint Cargile on June 15. There will be a brief program where he explores his research and writing of his new book …

Midwest Museum of Natural History Pigeon Dissection

Thursday, June 15, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
On June 15th, join the Midwest Museum of Natural History as we dive into the anatomy of pigeons. This lab is perfect for the experienced dissector while offering beginners a great opportunity to …
Outdoor Concert at Sycamore Park District

Summer Concerts in the Park – Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore

Thursday, June 15, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Runs most Thursdays starting June 1st through July 30th at the Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore   For more information visit sycamoreparkdistrict.com

Dance Dimensions – The Little Mermaid

Friday, June 16, 2017 - Saturday, June 17, 2017
Dance Dimensions presents The Little Mermaid.  Come join Ariel and her friends on an adventure under the sea!  Watch the characters come to life as they tell the story of The Little Mermaid through a …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, June 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 …

Movies in the Park

Friday, June 16, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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. Please see the schedule below to …

The Hard Cider Run 5K

Saturday, June 17, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 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 17, 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 …

DAAHA to Dedicate Jacob Haish State Historical Marker

Saturday, June 17, 2017
10:30 am - 11:30 am
DeKalb Area Agricultural Historical Association (DAAHA) will dedicate a State of Illinois historical marker recognizing Jacob Haish, which is yet another example of local agricultural innovation. …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, June 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 …

Sunday Artist Market – Blumen Gardens

Sunday, June 18, 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 …

Guided Walking Tour – Main Street

Sunday, June 18, 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 Main Street. Bigolin will lead a tour highlighting the …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, June 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 …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, June 20, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, June 20, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the 2016 concert season at the Hopkins Park Band Shell, 1403 …

Ellwood Explorers: Countries of Curiosity

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Pack your steamer trunk! Travel the world with the Ellwoods and learn about the fun souvenirs Harriet Ellwood collected for her Curiosity Shop. Then, travel to a country Harriet never saw and create …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, June 22, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …
Outdoor Concert at Sycamore Park District

Summer Concerts in the Park – Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore

Thursday, June 22, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Runs most Thursdays starting June 1st through July 30th at the Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore   For more information visit sycamoreparkdistrict.com

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, June 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 …

Old North Grove School Open House

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - Sunday, June 25, 2017
This is a great opportunity to experience an 1880s one room school house in DeKalb County. This year's Open House Honors WWII Home Front. Old North Grove School will hold its 8th annual “School …

Genoa’s Farmers Market

Saturday, June 24, 2017
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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 …

46th Annual Sandwich Early Day Engine Club Show

Saturday, June 24, 2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
46th Annual Sandwich Early Day Engine Club Show June 24, 2017 9AM – 5PM Event Location: Sandwich Fairgrounds 1401 Suydam Road Sandwich, IL Featuring: Garden Tractors and Model …

Sandwich Farmers’ Market

Saturday, June 24, 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, June 24, 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, June 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 …

Adventure Works Barn-B-Que

Saturday, June 24, 2017
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Adventure Works presents the 4th Annual Barn-B-Que, 5-9 p.m. Saturday, June 24. This year we are excited to be at Jonamac Orchard for the first time. We start with a cocktail hour and appetizers in …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, June 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 …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the 2016 concert season at the Hopkins Park Band Shell, 1403 …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, June 29, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …
Outdoor Concert at Sycamore Park District

Summer Concerts in the Park – Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore

Thursday, June 29, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Runs most Thursdays starting June 1st through July 30th at the Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore   For more information visit sycamoreparkdistrict.com

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, June 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 …

Sandwich Freedom Days

Saturday, July 1, 2017 - Sunday, July 2, 2017
1st: Parade starts at 10am 2nd: Freedom Run 5K/1mile Walk starts at 8am, Fireworks at dusk sandwichparkdistrict.org

Kirkland 4th of July Celebration

Saturday, July 1, 2017 - Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Don't miss Kirkland's 69th Annual 4th of July Celebration!  There will be many activities all weekend long, including live music, a beer tent, bingo, a queen contest, parade, car show, tractor show, …

Sandwich Farmers’ Market

Saturday, July 1, 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, July 1, 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, July 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 …

Sycamore Kiwanis Craft Beer and Brat Fest

Saturday, July 1, 2017
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
FFirst annual Craft beer and brat fest hosted by the Sycamore Kiwanis. Featuring over 30 local craft breweries, gourmet brats and fun for the whole family. A Root Beer Tent Sponsored by Culver’s of …

Guided Walking Tour – DeKalb Avenue

Sunday, July 2, 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, July 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 …

Shabbona Hometown 4th of July Festival

Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Shabbona's annual 4th of July Celebration is full of fun events throughout the weekend. Visit shecevents.com and shabbonafireworks.com for more information. More information coming soon

Lake Shabbona – 4th of July Fireworks

Tuesday, July 4, 2017
What a way to enjoy fireworks!!!  On Tueday, July 4th, please join us as we celebrate our Country’s birthday.  Enjoy the spectacular sight of bomblasting fireworks reflecting off of the glistening …

Pokanoka’s Run / Walk – 8 Mile

Tuesday, July 4, 2017
8:00 am - 10:00 am
On Monday, July 4th, 2016, at 8 AM, Pokanoka’s Cafe at Shabbona Lake State Park will host the 4th Annual Pokanoka’s Trail Run/Walk at Shabbona Lake State Park. The Trail Run/Walk will be a …

DeKalb Hopkins Park – 4th of July

Tuesday, July 4, 2017
2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday, July 4th, Fireworks at Dusk Come to Hopkins Park for a fun-filled 4th of July! Bring chairs, blankets, games, and appetites and enjoy an afternoon and evening with family and friends. Picnic …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, July 4, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, July 4, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the 2016 concert season at the Hopkins Park Band Shell, 1403 …

USATF Region 7 Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships

Thursday, July 6, 2017 - Sunday, July 9, 2017
The 2017 Region 7 Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships is the second round of a progressional series. Athletes from Illinois and Indiana will compete for a chance to participate at the USATF …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, July 6, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …

Ellwood Explorers: Summer Selections

Thursday, July 6, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Gather in the living room of the Ellwood-Nehring House to hear the reading of bestselling children's book, The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt. After the story, create related arts and crafts …

Somonauk Farmer’s Market

Thursday, July 6, 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 …
Outdoor Concert at Sycamore Park District

Summer Concerts in the Park – Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore

Thursday, July 6, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Runs most Thursdays starting June 1st through July 30th at the Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore   For more information visit sycamoreparkdistrict.com

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, July 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 …

Movies in the Park

Friday, July 7, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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. Please see the schedule below to …

Coffee and Conversation at Blumen Gardens

Saturday, July 8, 2017
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Come enjoy your morning coffee with us and partake in an interactive gardening discussion. We will walk around the gardens, see/touch plants, answer gardening questions and get our hands dirty! A new …

Sandwich Farmers’ Market

Saturday, July 8, 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, July 8, 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, July 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 …

Sundays at Sandwich Antique Show

Sunday, July 9, 2017
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 2017 season with continued …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, July 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 …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

Tuesdays on the Town

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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 …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the 2016 concert season at the Hopkins Park Band Shell, 1403 …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, July 13, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …

Local Lore Lecture Series: The Winged Ear Logo: Origin and Evolution of a Global Classic

Thursday, July 13, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
DEKALB corn's winged ear logo is recognized worldwide and has its roots in our hometown. Donna Langford of DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association (DAAHA) will explore how this unique logo came …
Outdoor Concert at Sycamore Park District

Summer Concerts in the Park – Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore

Thursday, July 13, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Runs most Thursdays starting June 1st through July 30th at the Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore   For more information visit sycamoreparkdistrict.com

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, July 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 …

Movies in the Park

Friday, July 14, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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. Please see the schedule below to …

Waterman Summerfest & Tractor Show

Saturday, July 15, 2017
Come join us for a day of affordable family fun in the park. All kinds of kid's entertainment: Live music, Crafter/Flea market, Petting zoo, Train rides, Pedal pull, Tractor pull & Tractor/truck …

Sandwich Farmers’ Market

Saturday, July 15, 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, July 15, 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, July 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 …

Drum Corps “Tour of Champions”

Saturday, July 15, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Northern Illinois University and Huskie Stadium will once again play host to the Drum Corps "Tour of Champions”.  This show will feature 8 of the World's Top  Drum & Bugle Corps. This year’s show …

Biking with Beanzie

Sunday, July 16, 2017
6:30 am - 3:30 pm
Biking with Beanzie (BwB) is a recreational ride presented by Kishwaukee Kiwanis Club of DeKalb and sponsored by KishHealth System part of Northwestern Medicine. Profits from this ride go to support …

Sunday Artist Market – Blumen Gardens

Sunday, July 16, 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 …

Guided Walking Tour: Downtown Sycamore

Sunday, July 16, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:30 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, July 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 …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, July 18, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, July 18, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the 2016 concert season at the Hopkins Park Band Shell, 1403 …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, July 20, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …
Outdoor Concert at Sycamore Park District

Summer Concerts in the Park – Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore

Thursday, July 20, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Runs most Thursdays starting June 1st through July 30th at the Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore   For more information visit sycamoreparkdistrict.com

12th Annual “Let’s Dance” Big Band Weekend

Friday, July 21, 2017 - Sunday, July 23, 2017
The 3 day event will be held at NIU's Duke Ellington Ballroom, located at 340 Carroll Ave, DeKalb, Il. 60115 The event provides a venue and 'live' dance bands ( 10 - 17 pieces) for fans and social …

Ellwood Explorers: Block Fest

Friday, July 21, 2017
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Explore the many possibilities of block building in this fun event for children ages 8 months to 8 years. This hands-on program promotes early math and science skills. Perhaps we'll even find a …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, July 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 …

Movies in the Park

Friday, July 21, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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. Please see the schedule below to …

Kishwaukee Fest 2017

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - Sunday, July 30, 2017
Kishwaukee Fest began in 2010 as an entertainment salute to DeKalb County, Illinois. The week long Festival features Concerts in the Park, a Friday evening Parade, farmers' markets and a Sunday car …

Genoa’s Farmers Market

Saturday, July 22, 2017
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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 …

Sandwich Farmers’ Market

Saturday, July 22, 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, July 22, 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, July 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 …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, July 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 …

Music at the Mansion: Jazz at the Mansion

Monday, July 24, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Kishwaukee Fest, FunME Events and Ellwood Mansion are partnering to bring Music to the Mansion through the summer. Concerts will be free, light food will be available to purchase. Wednesday: June …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the 2016 concert season at the Hopkins Park Band Shell, 1403 …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, July 27, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …
Outdoor Concert at Sycamore Park District

Summer Concerts in the Park – Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore

Thursday, July 27, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Runs most Thursdays starting June 1st through July 30th at the Good Tymes Shelter in Sycamore   For more information visit sycamoreparkdistrict.com

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Friday, July 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 …

Kishwaukee Fest – Parade, Street Dance & Ice Cream

Friday, July 28, 2017
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Kishwaukee Fest of DeKalb County "Parade of Parades" returns this July 28 in downtown DeKalb, Illinois. This torch light parade starts at 6:00 PM with a cruise cavalcade of classic and muscle cars …

Sycamore’s Turning Back Time Weekend

Saturday, July 29, 2017 - Sunday, July 30, 2017
The 50’s are making a come-back in Sycamore during Turning Back Time Weekend scheduled for July 29th-30th. Hop into your vintage ride and cruise over to Downtown Sycamore for classic cars, live …

Sandwich Farmers’ Market

Saturday, July 29, 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, July 29, 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, July 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 …

Huskies Fore Hope Golf Outing

Sunday, July 30, 2017
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Save the date for the 2017 Huskies Fore Hope Golf Outing. Join us on Sunday, July 30th for the 9th Annual Huskies Fore Hope Golf Outing brought to you by Fatty's Pub and Grille and NIU Head …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Sunday, July 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 …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, August 1, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, August 1, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the 2016 concert season at the Hopkins Park Band Shell, 1403 …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, August 3, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …

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 …

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 …

Movies in the Park

Friday, August 4, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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. Please see the schedule below to …

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 …

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 …

Art, Music & Ice Cream at the Ellwood House

Sunday, August 6, 2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Enjoy a day of fun with art, music, history, and good food on the grounds of the historic Ellwood Mansion at the Ellwood House Museum’s annual summer event, the Art Fair & Ice Cream Social. For more …

Guided Walking Tour – Somonauk Street

Sunday, August 6, 2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Guided Walking Tour: Somonauk Street Location: Meet at the Wally Thurow statue (corner of Somonauk and Elm) Time: 1:00 p.m. Cost: $5 Per Person Join Steven Bigolin as he leads guided walking …

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 …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, August 8, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

Tuesdays on the Town

Tuesday, August 8, 2017
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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 …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, August 8, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the 2016 concert season at the Hopkins Park Band Shell, 1403 …

Sycamore Steam Show & Threshing Bee

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - Sunday, August 13, 2017
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sycamore Steam Show & Threshing Bee Threshing using Steam Engines and Gas Tractors. Sawmill in operation sawing logs into lumber using Steam Power. Shingle Mill next to the Sawmill. Baling …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, August 10, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …

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 …

Movies in the Park

Friday, August 11, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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. Please see the schedule below to …

Cortland Summer Fest

Saturday, August 12, 2017
Cortland, Illinois will be buzzing with activity this weekend as the town holds its Summer Fest. There are many things to do see and hear! Several bands will play, there will be a car show, food …

Coffee and Conversation at Blumen Gardens

Saturday, August 12, 2017
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Come enjoy your morning coffee with us and partake in an interactive gardening discussion. We will walk around the gardens, see/touch plants, answer gardening questions and get our hands dirty! A new …

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 …

DeKalb County Barn Tour

Saturday, August 12, 2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
The DeKalb County Barn Tour is a one-day driving tour of select barn sites within DeKalb County jointly hosted by the Joseph F. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center and the DeKalb Area …

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 …

Sundays at Sandwich Antique Show

Sunday, August 13, 2017
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 2017 season with continued …

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 …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the 2016 concert season at the Hopkins Park Band Shell, 1403 …

Music at the Mansion: Big Band at the Mansion

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Kishwaukee Fest, FunME Events and Ellwood Mansion are partnering to bring Music to the Mansion through the summer. Concerts will be free, light food will be available to purchase. Wednesday: June …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, August 17, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …

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 …

Movies in the Park

Friday, August 18, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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. Please see the schedule below to …

Ride Like An Egyptian

Saturday, August 19, 2017
6:30 am
Join us for a fun and enjoyable bike ride through DeKalb and Kane Counties and support the historic Egyptian Theatre on. With the ride starting and ending at the Egyptian Theatre, you will have the …

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 …

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 …

Cruisin’ to Genoa Car Show

Saturday, August 19, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Come to Downtown Genoa for a fun day of car shows, food, hula-hooping, and more! Registration begins at 11:00 am Events run from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm Fun for the whole family! Visit the Genoa …

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 …

Guided Walking Tour – Main Street

Sunday, August 20, 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 Main Street. Bigolin will lead a tour highlighting the …

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 …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

DeKalb Municipal Band Concerts

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Recognized throughout the country as one of the Midwest's most historic musical organizations, the DeKalb Municipal Band will hold the 2016 concert season at the Hopkins Park Band Shell, 1403 …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, August 24, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …

DeKalb Corn Fest

Friday, August 25, 2017 - Sunday, August 27, 2017
Corn Fest is one of the last, free festivals among Illinois music and summer festivals in Illinois. The fest is celebrating its 40th year. It located in downtown DeKalb on Lincoln Hwy. between 1st …

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 …

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 …

Genoa’s Farmers Market

Saturday, August 26, 2017
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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 …

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 …

Sycamore’s Ribs, Rhythm & Brews Fest

Saturday, August 26, 2017
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
You’re invited to a party in downtown Sycamore! Sycamore’s Ribs, Rhythm & Brews will be transforming Somonauk Street on August 26th from 5-11pm. Enjoy lip smackin’ ribs from some of the best grill …

Sundays at Sandwich Antique Show

Sunday, August 27, 2017
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 2017 season with continued …

Genoa Pioneer Day

Sunday, August 27, 2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Kishwaukee Valley Heritage Society Lots of hands on activities for the kids Stagecoach rides, re-en-actors (Abe Lincoln and Mary Todd Lincoln), gunfights, silent auction, homemade pies, pork …

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 …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, August 31, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …

NIU Huskies Football Game – Home Opener Boston College vs. NIU

Friday, September 1, 2017
NIU Huskies vs. Boston College at Huskie Stadium, DeKalb, IL   Ticketing Information

NIU Huskies Football Game: Season Opener – NIU vs. Boston College

Friday, September 1, 2017
NIU Huskies vs. Boston College at Huskie Stadium, DeKalb, IL More information to come Ticketing Information

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 …

Maple Park Fun Fest

Saturday, September 2, 2017 - Monday, September 4, 2017
Maple Park Fun Fest is a classic small town festival geared for big time entertainment. Occurring over Labor Day Weekend, Fun Fest has provided the perfect way to celebrate summer's end for over 10 …

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 …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, September 2, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

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 …

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 …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, September 3, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

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 …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

Sandwich Fair

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - Sunday, September 10, 2017
Established in 1888, the Sandwich Fair is the oldest continuing county fair in the state of Illinois!  The Sandwich Fair is a "happening" of old traditions and new surprises where friends and family …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, September 7, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …

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 …

NIU Family Weekend

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

VolksFest

Friday, September 8, 2017 - Sunday, September 10, 2017
Join us once again for the areas best local fall festival! Tons of events happening all weekend long! Visit genoavolksfest.org for a full listing of weekend events and more information Saturday …

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 …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, September 9, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

NIU Huskies Football Game – NIU vs. Eastern Illinois

Saturday, September 9, 2017
NIU Huskies vs. Bowling Green at Huskie Stadium, DeKalb, IL   More information to come Ticketing Information

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 …

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 …

Wine On The Terrace at The Ellwood House

Saturday, September 9, 2017
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Ellwood House in DeKalb provides an elegant setting for an evening of wines, appetizers and music. Inboden’s of DeKalb, a local specialty food market and wine merchant, is again partnering …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, September 10, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

DeKalb Kite Fest

Sunday, September 10, 2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Looking for a fun family day out?  DeKalb Kite Festival is a full day of family fun. Kids will enjoy seeing the giant inflatable kites, dancing kites, and fighting kites high up in the sky. This …

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 …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

Tuesdays on the Town

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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 …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, September 14, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …

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 …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, September 16, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

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 …

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 …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, September 17, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

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 …

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 …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

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 …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, September 21, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …

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 …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

Genoa’s Farmers Market

Saturday, September 23, 2017
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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 …

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 …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, September 24, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

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 …

Sycamore Farmers Market

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Sycamore Farmer's Market features locally grown produce, wine, baked goods and artisan crafts!  Enjoy some live music from local artists and fresh foods brought to you directly from the farmers …

Glidden Homestead Arts at the Barn Art Sale

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Whether you’re looking for that perfect art piece or just looking, don’t miss Art at the Barn on the grounds of the Joseph F. Glidden Homestead and Historical Center noon to 4 p.m., Sunday August 27. …

DeKalb Farmers Market

Thursday, September 28, 2017
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The DeKalb Farmers Market features locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts. Every Thursday (June 1st - Sept 30th) 10am - 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North …

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 …

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 …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, September 30, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

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 …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, October 1, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, October 7, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

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

Saturday, October 7, 2017
NIU Huskies vs. Buffalo  at Huskie Stadium, DeKalb, IL 111th Homecoming! More information to come Ticketing Information

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 …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, October 8, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

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 …

Sundays at Sandwich Antique Show

Sunday, October 8, 2017
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 2017 season with continued …

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 …

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 …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, October 14, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

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 …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, October 15, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

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 …

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 …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, October 21, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

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 …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, October 22, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

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 …

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 …

NIU Huskies Football Game – NIU Vs. Eastern Michigan

Thursday, October 26, 2017
NIU Huskies vs. Western Illinois  at Huskie Stadium, DeKalb, IL Time TBD Ticketing Information

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 …

Spooktacular – Downtown DeKalb Trick-or-Treat

Friday, October 27, 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! More information to come. For more information visit …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Saturday, October 28, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

Pumpkin Fest Historic Tour of Homes

Saturday, October 28, 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mark your calendar for Saturday, October 28 for the Pumpkin Fest Historic Tour of Homes brought to you by the Sycamore History Museum Location: Locations throughout Sycamore Ticket …

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 …

Jonamac Orchard Seasonal Events

Sunday, October 29, 2017
Each weekend September - October, Jonamac Orchard has great events happening. From a Food Truck & Antique Farm Equipment Shows to Pumpkin Picking & Cider Fest Weekend, there's tons of fun to be had …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

NIU Huskies Football Game – NIU vs. Ball State

Thursday, November 9, 2017
NIU Huskies vs. Ball State  at Huskie Stadium, DeKalb, IL Time TBD Ticketing Information

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 …

Whiskey Acres 2017 Season Hours & Tours

Saturday, November 11, 2017
1:30 pm
Whiskey Acres will be