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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 […]

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 […]

$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, […]

$12

Printmaking Art Workshop

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

Explore a variety of printmaking methods in this hands-on workshop! Linocut, Collagraph, Styrofoam, and stamping techniques will be demonstrated. All materials will be provided and no experience is necessary. This […]

Free

After-hours Concert: NIU Steelband

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

Join the DeKalb Public library’s main lobby for an after-hours concert performed by the Northern Illinois University’s renowned Steelband. The concert will be an eclectic program of musical styles highlighting […]

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.

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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 […]

Free

NIU STEM Café: Theatrical Special Effects: Engineering Spectacle

Fatty's Pub and Grille 1312 W Lincoln Hwy,, DeKalb, IL

As you watch a live performance, every minute of entertainment represents hours of work behind the scenes by entertainment engineers. Technical directors and designers use mathematics, engineering and artistry to […]

Free

DeKalb County Earth Fest

Egyptian Theatre 135 North 2nd Street, DeKalb, IL

Earth Fest is a free, family-friendly Earth Week event dedicated to celebrating local sustainability and fostering community engagement. Taking place on April 18th at the historic Egyptian Theater in downtown […]

Free

NIU Men’s Baseball vs Kent State

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

NIU Men's Baseball plays Kent State at home. NIU Athletics is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt immediately after the NIU vs. Miami University game. Sunday's first pitch is scheduled for […]

NIU Baseball Family Weekend

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

NIU Baseball is hosting Family Weekend! NIU Baseball would like to invite everyone out to the ballpark to enjoy Huskie Baseball all weekend and take part in all of our […]

Free

Senior Car Clinic

Kishwaukee College 21193 Malta Rd, Malta, IL

Back by Popular Demand! The DeKalb County Senior Car Clinic, presented by DeKalb County TRIAD, Kishwaukee College & The DeKalb Township will take place on April 19th at Kishwaukee College. […]

Free
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20th Annual Garden Gate to Spring Antique Show

Blumen Gardens 403 Edward St, Sycamore, IL

Discover and shop from quality dealers showcasing early antiques, architectural pieces, primitives, country items, and garden decor. Don't miss this opportunity to explore unique finds and enjoy tasty treats!

Flashback Friday Films: The NeverEnding Story

Sycamore Public Library 103 E State St, Sycamore, Illinois

Adults are welcome to attend the Sycamore Public Libraries new theme of monthly after-hours movie nights: Flashback Fridays! Designed for adults to relive watching their favorite 80’s and 90’s childhood […]

Free
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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 […]

$30
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NIU Men’s Baseball vs Kent State

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

NIU Men's Baseball plays Kent State at home. NIU Athletics is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt immediately after the NIU vs. Miami University game. Sunday's first pitch is scheduled for […]

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20th Annual Garden Gate to Spring Antique Show

Blumen Gardens 403 Edward St, Sycamore, IL

Discover and shop from quality dealers showcasing early antiques, architectural pieces, primitives, country items, and garden decor. Don't miss this opportunity to explore unique finds and enjoy tasty treats!

2024 Regional History Conference

BARSEMA ALUMNI AND VISITORS CENTER, NIU 231 N Annie Glidden Rd, DeKalb, IL

The Regional History Center at NIU Libraries presents the second annual Northern Illinois Regional History Conference Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday April 20, 2024, at NIU’s Barsema […]

Free

Nature Fest

Russell Woods Forest Preserve 11750 IL-72, Genoa

NatureFest focuses on families with elementary-aged children, but everyone is welcome! Extension staff and Master Naturalist volunteers work together to present multiple hands-on learning activities throughout the forest. Visitors register […]

Free

Walk A Mile

NIU Convocation Center 1525 W. Lincoln Highway, DeKalb, IL

Show off your best high heels and join Safe Passage for their annual Walk A Mile event on April 20th, starting at 11:00am at the NIU Convocation Center! This is […]

$10 – $25

Barb City Manor Community Open House

Barb City Manor 680 Haish Blvd, DeKalb, IL

Barb City Manor is hosting a community open house April 20, 2024 from 1:30pm-3:30pm. Friends of Barb City Manor ReSale Shop is also hosting their grand reopening. There'll be many […]

Free

Carl Sandburg’s Lincoln: A Living Portrait

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

Why should Abraham Lincoln matter to you? Picture yourself sitting next to Carl Sandburg in his cozy study, among his books and papers, as he tells you his stories about […]

Free

Adult Social Dancing~Line Dancing Night

Dimensions Dance Academy 134 E Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL

Are you ready to boot, scoot, and boogie?? Join us at Dimensions for our adult only social dancing~Line Dancing Night! This event is BYOB and participants must be able to […]

$15 – $20
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NIU Men’s Baseball vs Kent State

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

NIU Men's Baseball plays Kent State at home. NIU Athletics is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt immediately after the NIU vs. Miami University game. Sunday's first pitch is scheduled for […]

Lisa Thomen at Warehouse on Park

Warehouse on Park 662 Park Ave, Genoa, IL

Warehouse on Park will be opening the Lloyd landscaping garden center and Lisa Thomen will be performing on April 21st from 12:00pm-3:00pm. More information is available on the Warehouse on […]

Afternoon Tea

Genoa Guest House

Genoa Guesthouse is hosting an afternoon tea on Sunday, April 21st from 12:30pm-5:00pm. $30 per person. Call to make a reservation. For more information, head to https://genoaguesthouse.com/.

$30

Goat Yoga

Midwest Sportsplex 212 W Woodlawn Street, Hinckley, IL

Indoor Goat Yoga- 1 hour Slow Flow Yoga and 1 hour kid cuddle time 1-3 PM. Ages 12+. Got someone younger than 12 that wants to cuddle? Register for 1 […]

$15 – $40

Earth Day Park Cleanup

Hopkins Park 1403 Sycamore Road, DeKalb, IL

Help DeKalb Park District staff clean up trash and debris from one of our most beloved community parks this Earth Day! Meet at the Park Shelter at 9:00 am SHARP! Staff […]

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.

Outdoor Adventures: Lagoon Fest – Full Moon Paddle

NIU East Lagoon

Lagoon Fest: A Spectacular Spring Kickoff Celebration! Join us for a special opportunity to kayak on a full moonlight night on the East Lagoon. Included in registration is boat rental, […]

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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 […]

Free

Local Showcase and Job Fair

DeKalb Sports and Recreation Center 1765 S 4th St, DeKalb, IL

Discover what's in your community at the 2024 Local Showcase and Job Fair at the DeKalb Sports and Recreation Center on Thursday, April 25th from 4:00pm-7:00pm. Meet the businesses and […]

Free

Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

The Friends of the DeKalb Public Library invite you to the Spring Book Sale! Join them during the library’s opening hours in the lower level for an astonishing selection of […]

Free

Spring Craft & Vendor Mart

Sip & Shop at the Spring Craft Mart inside Midwest Sportsplex. Over 20 vendors! Press Box serving breakfast and lunch. Free admission, bring a non-perishable item to donate to the […]

Free

Egg-apalooza 2024

David Carroll Memorial Park Genoa, IL

Join the Kishwaukee Valley Wanderers for Egg-apalooza! The 3rd annual Genoa Area Challenging Egg Hunt will begin on Saturday, April 27th at 9:00AM. Eggs will be hidden at specific locations […]

Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

The Friends of the DeKalb Public Library invite you to the Spring Book Sale! Join them during the library’s opening hours in the lower level for an astonishing selection of […]

Free
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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 […]

$25 – $30

Spring Market in the Park

Chamberlain Park 400 East 2nd Street, Genoa, IL

Join the Genoa Township for their very first Spring Market in the Park at the Chamberlain Park. 100+ vendors strong. Including many of the following items but not limited to: […]

Free

Wedding Open House

Blumen Gardens 403 Edward St, Sycamore, IL

Join Blumen Gardens for their Wedding Open House on April 28th from 11am-2pm. Tour their enchanting venue, see their Garden Room set up for a reception and discover how they […]

Ethan Larson at The Warehouse on Park

Warehouse on Park 662 Park Ave, Genoa, IL

Sunday-Funday featuring Local solo artist Ethan Larson, Big Jon's Dogs & famous Bloody Mary's!

Free

Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale

DeKalb Public Library 309 Oak St, DeKalb, IL

The Friends of the DeKalb Public Library invite you to the Spring Book Sale! Join them during the library’s opening hours in the lower level for an astonishing selection of […]

Free

Indian Valley Community Band Concert

Sandwich Opera House 140 E Railroad St, Sandwich, IL

The Indian Valley Community Band is a group of local music loving musicians from many neighboring communities that get together to play because they love it! The band is always […]