Fox Valley Jazz Band Concert

Sandwich Opera House 140 E Railroad St, Sandwich, IL

The Fox Valley Jazz Big Band is a local professional ensemble sponsored by the Fox Valley Music Consortium. The group, under the direction of Jeff Ford features the Fox Valley's most talented and creative performers, improvisers and composers. They performed their first concert in 2019. Since then the group has performed Jazz Festivals, educational events […]

$25 – $30
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Cornhole Tuesday

Midwest Sportsplex 212 W Woodlawn Street, Hinckley, IL

Join Midwest Sportsplex for Cornhole Tuesday's every Tuesday from 5:00pm-11:00pm.

Community Resource Fair

DeKalb High School 501 W Dresser Rd, DeKalb, IL

Learn about local resources and services in your community. The Community Resource Fair, sponsored by Kishwaukee College and Mortenson, will take place from 5-8 pm Thursday, March 28, at DeKalb High School. The event is free and open to the public. Food, beverages and fun activities will be provided. Free groceries will be available from […]

FREE

Flashlight Egg Hunt

Chamberlain Park 400 East 2nd Street, Genoa, IL

The great hunt is on! Grab your friends and join the quest for hundreds of eggs filled with candy and prizes. Don’t miss out on the fun! Pre-registration is required. The hunt begins at 8:00 pm SHARP at Chamberlain Park Shelter #1, next to sand volleyball court. Please bring a flashlight with you.

$5

Cortland Easter Egg Hunt

Cortland Lions Club 1811 S Llanos St, Cortland, IL

Hop on over to the Cortland Lions Club! Starting at 6PM enjoy games, photos, food, crafts and meet the easter bunny! Egg hunts are as follows: 6pm-Sensory 6:35pm - Age 0-3 6:45PM - Age 4-5 6:55PM - Age 6-8 7:05PM - Age 9-12 7:50PM - Teen Egg hunt

Spring Egg Hunt

Knights Park, Sandwich, Illinois 1001 N Latham St, Sandwich, IL 60548, Sandwich, IL

Join Sandwich Park District for their Spring Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 30th from 9:30-10:30am!

Easter Egg Hunt

Chamberlain Park 400 East 2nd Street, Genoa, IL

Kids grab your basket and fill it with eggs and maybe a special prize! Children will be separated by age groups for more fun. You will also get to see that special Easter Bunny. The egg hunt will start promptly at designated times and will go fast, so don’t be late.

FREE

Kirkland Lions Easter Egg Hunt

Franklin Township Park 250 W. South St, Kirkland, IL

Storytime with the Kirkland Public Library starts at 10:30 am, and the Easter Bunny will arrive at 10:30 am also. The Easter Egg Hunt will begin at 11:00 am sharp!

Blumen Gardens Easter Egg Hunt

Blumen Gardens 403 Edward St, Sycamore, IL

Come enjoy Blumen Gardens Easter Eggstravaganza! Children of all ages are invited to embark on an egg-citing adventure, searching high and low for hidden treasures. This is a FREE event. In case of inclement weather, event will be moved indoors. Don’t forget to bring your Easter baskets! Please RSVP.

Free

Waterman Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt

Waterman Lions Park 435 S. Birch St, Waterman, IL

Join Waterman Lions Club for their Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 30th!

Ice Cream with the Easter Bunny

Screamer's Ice Cream 408 E Comanche Ave, Shabbona, IL

Enjoy ice cream with the easter bunny at Screamer's Ice Cream in Shabbona!

Kids Easter Egg Hunt

Genoa Vets Club 311 S Washington St, Genoa, IL

Bring your basket to Genoa Vets Club for their Kids Easter Egg Hut!

Studio A Cafe

WNIJ 801 North 1st Street, DeKalb, IL

Enjoy lunchtime performances from local musicians every first Tuesday at DeKalb studios. Refreshments will be provided. The April guest is the Wild Blue Ukulele Orchestra. The 8-piece ensemble has members from all across northern Illinois and they show that the ukulele isn't just a "strum and sing" instrument, but something that can be played as […]

Free
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Cornhole Tuesday

Midwest Sportsplex 212 W Woodlawn Street, Hinckley, IL

Join Midwest Sportsplex for Cornhole Tuesday's every Tuesday from 5:00pm-11:00pm.

NIU Men’s Baseball vs UIC

Ralph McKinzie Field at Walt and Janice Owens Park Stadium Dr N, DeKalb, IL

NIU Men's Baseball plays UIC at home.

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Food Truck Wednesday

MLK Commons Normal Rd, DeKalb, IL

Come out for lunch, meet-up with a friend or grab your afternoon pick-me-up from a variety of food trucks each Wednesday during the fall and spring. Local food trucks will line the street on Normal Road in front of the MLK Commons on Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. CAB will provide entertainment and […]

Free

Teen Team Glow-in-the-Dark Egg Hunt

DeKalb Park District 1403 Sycamore Road, DeKalb, IL

Date: Wednesday, April 3, 2024 Time: 8:00 PM Location: Hopkins Park, 1403 Sycamore Road (Ages 11 – 18) The great hunt is on! Get your friends and join the quest to find hundreds of glow-in-the-dark eggs filled with candy and prizes. Participants will compete as a team of 4, but can register individually. Pre-registration is […]

$5 – $18

Exhibition Opening Reception for NIU Art Museum

NIU Art Museum 1425 W. Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL

Join the NIU Art Museum from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 4 for the opening reception of "Making Our History: Artists Render Lincoln's Legacies" in the Art Museum Galleries. There will be an informal talk with the University of Illinois Springfield exhibit project coordinators, Brytton Bjorngaard and Graham A. Peck at 5:45 p.m. […]

Free

Plant Adopt or Swap

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

Looking to add a new plant or two to your home? Stop by Plant Adopt or Swap Program, sponsored by Willrett Flower Company. Participants can bring in a plant or plant cutting and swap it for a new plant. If you don’t have any plants to swap, you can still stop by and adopt a […]

Free

Laser Cutting: Plant Markers

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

April showers bring May flowers, and that means it is time to make plant markers for your garden! No experience necessary, you will be guided through the basics of the laser-cutting software Lightburn to create your personalized plant markers. This program is intended for tweens, teens, and adults. It is first come, first served as […]

Free

North School PTO Children’s Clothing, Toy, and Equipment Resale

Sycamore High School 427 Spartan Trail, Sycamore

Join the North Elementary PTO April 6, 2024, from 8:00-12:00 and 12:30-2:00 at the Sycamore High School Field House for their annual North School PTO Children's Clothing, Toy, and Equipment Resale. Come find lots of great items and really good prices. It's a one-stop shopping event for your children's needs. This is a fundraising event […]

$1

KSO Instrument Donation Project Drive-Through Community Drop Off Day

Ellwood House 420 Linden Place, DeKalb, IL

Do you have a gently used instrument gathering dust in your closet? Are you looking for a meaningful way to give back to your community? The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra announces the new KSO Instrument Donation Project (KID Project) to help provide local students in need a chance to discover their passion for music. The KID […]

Free

Lightbeam Players Present The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

Step into a whimsical world with Lightbeam Players' twisted rendition of "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz"! Follow Dorothy and her eccentric companions – the Scarecrow, Tinman, and the Cowardly Lion – down the Yellow Brick Road as they unravel the mysteries of friend and foe. This imaginative production of a classic tale promises enchantment for […]

Free

Paul Bronson & Keep it Poppin’ at The Warehouse on Park

Warehouse on Park 662 Park Ave, Genoa, IL

The Warehouse on Park is celebrating national Carmel corn day! Of course the newest sensation in Genoa, 'Keep it poppin' will be in the house! They also are super happy to welcome a new solo artist the The Warehouse on Park, Ooe of the areas best Guitarist, Paul Bronson! Paul will performing from 12-3. They […]

Free

Lightbeam Players Present The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

Step into a whimsical world with Lightbeam Players' twisted rendition of "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz"! Follow Dorothy and her eccentric companions – the Scarecrow, Tinman, and the Cowardly Lion – down the Yellow Brick Road as they unravel the mysteries of friend and foe. This imaginative production of a classic tale promises enchantment for […]

Free

Adult Ballroom Series Swing Night

134 E Lincoln Hwy 134 E Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL

Dimensions starts our adult ballroom dance spring series with Swing Night on Saturday, April 6th 7-8:30pm. Learn to swing dance with Ballroom Blitz then stay for social dancing to show off your moves! We’ve partnered with The Grove at 204 N. 4th Street to offer 10% off your meal when you dine-in at the Grove […]

$40

Outdoor Adventures: Night Hike

Afton Forest Preserve 13600 Crego Rd, DeKalb, IL

Head out to explore the nighttime woods after park hours. Registration includes leadership, transportation and a snack. Date and Time(s): Mon, April 8, 8-10 p.m. Registration cost/deadline: NIU Student: $10, Non-Student: $15 by Thurs, 4/4 Online advance registration through Fusion.

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Cornhole Tuesday

Midwest Sportsplex 212 W Woodlawn Street, Hinckley, IL

Join Midwest Sportsplex for Cornhole Tuesday's every Tuesday from 5:00pm-11:00pm.

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Food Truck Wednesday

MLK Commons Normal Rd, DeKalb, IL

Come out for lunch, meet-up with a friend or grab your afternoon pick-me-up from a variety of food trucks each Wednesday during the fall and spring. Local food trucks will line the street on Normal Road in front of the MLK Commons on Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. CAB will provide entertainment and […]

Free

Spring Floral Initial on Wood Class

Open Door Coffee 502 W Main St, Genoa, IL

Event: Spring Floral Initial on Wood Class Location: Open Door Coffee, 502 W Main Street, Genoa IL 60135 Date: Friday, 4/12 ~ 6-8pm Cost: $45 Beverages and snacks available for purchase @ OpenDoor! Serving Wine, Mimosas & Coffee Pre-Registration Required

$45

Yoga for EveryBODY

Sycamore Park District Community Center 480 Airport Rd, Sycamore, IL

Yoga for everybody is designed for individuals of all levels, with a focus on functional Yoga that is beginner-friendly and accessible to everyone. There will be a mix of static, dynamic, and long flow poses through this 75 min class. Whether you are new to Yoga, or have been practicing Yoga for years, this class […]

$12
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Angela Hoover Live Show

Sandwich Opera House 140 E Railroad St, Sandwich, IL

Angela Hoover is a mother, actress and stand-up comedian and has been entertaining audiences for the better part of her adult life. Hoover was a semi-finalist on Season 8 of America's Got Talent where Howie Mandel was quotes as saying: "You are the best celebrity impressionist working today." Her impressions include: The Celebrity Housewives, Penelope […]

$25 – $30