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DeKalb Toddler Garden

Welsh Park 651 Russell Rd, DeKalb, IL

The Basics Toddler Garden includes hands-on features such as: dirt digging site sensory and an edible garden musical flower sculptures obstacle paver path seating for story and reading times The […]

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DeKalb Farmers’ Market

Van Buer Plaza 148-198 N 2nd St, DeKalb, IL

The DeKalb Farmers’ Market is in the heart of Downtown DeKalb, Illinois and features vendors that provide the community with locally grown produce, bread, baked goods, olive oil, honey, coffee, […]

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Shabbona Farmers Market

Purdy Park 204 E Navaho Ave, Shabbona, IL

The Shabbona Farmers Market hosts local farmers, crafters and artisans all in one place so visitors and the community can find all of their favorite fresh produce, locally raised meat, […]

Red Cross Blood Drive

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

Give the Gift of Life! The American Red Cross will be conducting a blood drive at the DeKalb Public Library on Saturday, September 2nd from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. […]

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Genoa Toddler Garden

Chamberlain Park 400 East 2nd Street, Genoa, IL

The Basics Toddler Garden includes hands-on features such as: dirt digging site sensory and an edible garden musical flower sculptures obstacle paver path seating for story and reading times The […]

Adult Chess Club

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

Chess enthusiasts of all skill levels are invited to the Adult Chess Club. Whether you are an experienced player wanting to be challenged or a complete beginner looking for advice, […]

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DeKalb Toddler Garden

Welsh Park 651 Russell Rd, DeKalb, IL

The Basics Toddler Garden includes hands-on features such as: dirt digging site sensory and an edible garden musical flower sculptures obstacle paver path seating for story and reading times The […]

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DeKalb Farmers’ Market

Van Buer Plaza 148-198 N 2nd St, DeKalb, IL

The DeKalb Farmers’ Market is in the heart of Downtown DeKalb, Illinois and features vendors that provide the community with locally grown produce, bread, baked goods, olive oil, honey, coffee, […]

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Brown Bag Lunch/ Local Lore Adult Lecture Series

Ellwood House 420 Linden Place, DeKalb, IL

Presented in partnership with the DeKalb County History Center Once a month, a knowledgeable speaker will present an hour-long program about history relevant to DeKalb County. All programs are free […]

Catch the Twain: The Musical

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

America’s greatest humorist comes roaring back to life in a hilarious, profound, touching, and musical show!This show is a family-friendly, educational, and entertaining adventure into the world of Mark Twain, […]

Stage Coach Players Presents a Preview of The Addams Family

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

The Addams Family, a comical feast that embraces the wackiness in every family, features an original story and is every father’s nightmare. Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has […]

Rumble on the River

Carroll Memorial Park

The Kishwaukee Valley Wanders and the Genoa Chamber of Commerce are proud to present the lucha libre stars of Mexico. This special performance features five high-flying, hard-hitting matches and over […]

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Shabbona Farmers Market

Purdy Park 204 E Navaho Ave, Shabbona, IL

The Shabbona Farmers Market hosts local farmers, crafters and artisans all in one place so visitors and the community can find all of their favorite fresh produce, locally raised meat, […]

5K Scrub Run for Rachel

Hopkins Park 1403 Sycamore Road, DeKalb, IL

Who:  YOU!! What:  The 3rd annual 5K Scrub Run – Run for Rachel When:  Saturday, September 9, 2023: 9.00 AM Step Off Where:  Hopkins Park* in DeKalb and Virtually *pending […]

TAILS Puppy Party

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

TAILS Humane Society is bringing adorable, adoptable puppies to the Library! These puppies are looking for their forever homes, and if you’re lucky, you might just find a new best […]

VolksFest

Carroll Memorial Park

Join the Kishwaukee Valley Wanderers on Saturday, September 9th for the 9th annual VolksFest Biergarten Craft beer and Wine Festival! Craft beer brewers and wineries from within 60 miles of […]

Great Genoa Duck Race

Carroll Memorial Park

Your Name will be added to all of the tickets and you will receive your “Ducks Number” in an email before race day. Ducks can also be purchased at the […]

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Genoa Toddler Garden

Chamberlain Park 400 East 2nd Street, Genoa, IL

The Basics Toddler Garden includes hands-on features such as: dirt digging site sensory and an edible garden musical flower sculptures obstacle paver path seating for story and reading times The […]

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DeKalb Toddler Garden

Welsh Park 651 Russell Rd, DeKalb, IL

The Basics Toddler Garden includes hands-on features such as: dirt digging site sensory and an edible garden musical flower sculptures obstacle paver path seating for story and reading times The […]

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DeKalb Farmers’ Market

Van Buer Plaza 148-198 N 2nd St, DeKalb, IL

The DeKalb Farmers’ Market is in the heart of Downtown DeKalb, Illinois and features vendors that provide the community with locally grown produce, bread, baked goods, olive oil, honey, coffee, […]

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Shabbona Farmers Market

Purdy Park 204 E Navaho Ave, Shabbona, IL

The Shabbona Farmers Market hosts local farmers, crafters and artisans all in one place so visitors and the community can find all of their favorite fresh produce, locally raised meat, […]

First State Bank Opening Day 5K

NIU North 40 740 Garden Road, DeKalb, IL

Northern Illinois University Athletics is inviting runners and walkers of all ages to celebrate the 2023 football season by registering now for the Third Annual First State Bank Opening Day […]

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Blumen Gardens Fall Fest

Blumen Gardens 403 Edward St, Sycamore, IL

Join in the festivities, create wonderful memories, and experience the joy of the season at its finest at Fall Fest! Saturday, September 16th 9-4PM BattleAxe Coffee 9-3PM Wild Carrot Cooking […]

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Blumen Gardens Fall Fest

Blumen Gardens 403 Edward St, Sycamore, IL

Join in the festivities, create wonderful memories, and experience the joy of the season at its finest at Fall Fest! Saturday, September 16th 9-4PM BattleAxe Coffee 9-3PM Wild Carrot Cooking […]

Daisy Dash 5K

Lehan Drugs 1407 S 4th St, DeKalb, IL

The Lehan Drugs Daisy Dash 5K is a run/walk to support local cancer patients.

DeKalb County Toy Run

Barbed Wire Harley-Davidson 969 N Peace Rd, DeKalb, IL

Starts at Barbed Wire Harley, registration 9:30-10:45 KSU 11:00 Cost $10 per person Plus one new, unwrapped toy per bike/Jeep about an hour long ride to the destination Dekalb Elks […]

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Artist & Maker Markets

Blumen Gardens 403 Edward St, Sycamore, IL

Support 20+ local vendors featuring unique goods, handmade crafts, photography, soaps, foods, jewelry, live music, and more!

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Genoa Toddler Garden

Chamberlain Park 400 East 2nd Street, Genoa, IL

The Basics Toddler Garden includes hands-on features such as: dirt digging site sensory and an edible garden musical flower sculptures obstacle paver path seating for story and reading times The […]

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DeKalb Toddler Garden

Welsh Park 651 Russell Rd, DeKalb, IL

The Basics Toddler Garden includes hands-on features such as: dirt digging site sensory and an edible garden musical flower sculptures obstacle paver path seating for story and reading times The […]

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DeKalb Farmers’ Market

Van Buer Plaza 148-198 N 2nd St, DeKalb, IL

The DeKalb Farmers’ Market is in the heart of Downtown DeKalb, Illinois and features vendors that provide the community with locally grown produce, bread, baked goods, olive oil, honey, coffee, […]

Penn & Teller Present: The Foolers

Egyptian Theatre 135 North 2nd Street, DeKalb, IL

The Foolers brings an evening of jaw-dropping illusions curated by Penn & Teller. Celebrating television’s #1 rated magic show, this interactive and irreverent evening presents the Fool Us alumni who […]

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Shabbona Farmers Market

Purdy Park 204 E Navaho Ave, Shabbona, IL

The Shabbona Farmers Market hosts local farmers, crafters and artisans all in one place so visitors and the community can find all of their favorite fresh produce, locally raised meat, […]

Bold Spirits Huskie Tailgate

Huskie Stadium 1245 Stadium Drive South, DeKalb

The Bold Spirits Huskie Tailgate is back for the 2023, as NIU Football fans will show off their school spirit during the Bold Spirits Huskie Tailgate before when the Huskies […]

Taste of DeKalb

Van Buer Plaza 148-198 N 2nd St, DeKalb, IL

The Taste of DeKalb is a fundraiser to support an annual Community Grant for Children, Youth and Families sponsored by the Kishwaukee Sunrise Rotary Club. The event is open to […]

Sunday Cinema: All About Eve

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

This week’s film is the 1950 classic drama All About Eve.

Greenwood Cemetery Walk (Hinckley)

Greenwood Cemetery Somonauk Rd, Hinckley, IL

The Hinckley Historical Society is holding its second cemetery walk on September 24 at 3 p.m. at Greenwood Cemetery, located on North Somonauk Road south of U.S. Route 30. During […]

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Genoa Toddler Garden

Chamberlain Park 400 East 2nd Street, Genoa, IL

The Basics Toddler Garden includes hands-on features such as: dirt digging site sensory and an edible garden musical flower sculptures obstacle paver path seating for story and reading times The […]

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DeKalb Toddler Garden

Welsh Park 651 Russell Rd, DeKalb, IL

The Basics Toddler Garden includes hands-on features such as: dirt digging site sensory and an edible garden musical flower sculptures obstacle paver path seating for story and reading times The […]

The Landscape of Loss – Navigating Gently and with Resilience

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

Hosted by the Art Museum in conjunction with our exhibitions, "Dialogue" and "The Remaining, Mourn..." join us in Altgeld 125 for a program with Jen Conley, Bereavement Coordinator with Northern […]

WAR

Egyptian Theatre 135 North 2nd Street, DeKalb, IL

Multi-platinum-selling WAR, the original street band, has been sharing its timeless music and message of brotherhood and harmony for 5 decades before millions across the globe. WAR has sold more […]

BOO’ze & Spirits Flashlight Tour

Egyptian Theatre 135 North 2nd Street, DeKalb, IL

What has led to the Egyptian Theatre being known as one of the most haunted buildings in town and in the top ten haunted theatres in Illinois? Join the Theatre […]

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Shabbona Farmers Market

Purdy Park 204 E Navaho Ave, Shabbona, IL

The Shabbona Farmers Market hosts local farmers, crafters and artisans all in one place so visitors and the community can find all of their favorite fresh produce, locally raised meat, […]

Mutt Strut 5K

Hopkins Park 1403 Sycamore Road, DeKalb, IL

Run for the Dogs 5k features a scenic course and proceeds from this event support Tails Humane Society! Join us on Saturday, September 30, 2023 at 9:00 am for an […]