Week of Events
Sycamore’s Eat Week
Discover Sycamore is pleased to highlight our culinary excellence as well as family fun dining by offering an entire week of dining and treats at some of our finest restaurants and eateries! No coupon or ticket is necessary. Visit discoversycamore.com to view all participating restaurants and specials.
NIU Art Museum Biennal
Shown every two years, this exhibit features recent artwork by current faculty and teaching staff and highlights the artistry, research, and instruction found at NIU. The work on display represents te=he activity and interests of individual members of the School of Art and Design, but also the breadth of the arts programs and disciplines offered […]
Start your planning for the 2022-2023 school year and find out more about what St. Mary Catholic School in Sycamore has to offer! All are welcome to attend our Community School Open House to learn more about our curriculum and programs for Preschool through 8th Grade. Meet our teachers, discover more about our school family, […]
Write your own poems that double as beautiful works of art by drawing over words from books and magazines! This program is intended for those in grades 6-12. Registration is not required. For more information or help with registration, please contact Susan at email@example.com or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3400.
NIU Athletics is hosting an all-sports clinic for all kids 1st – 8th grade. This clinic includes skill stations with student-athletes, poster making, and a photo with Victor E. Huskie This will take place on Victor E. Court at the NIU Convocation Center Free admission for kids that attend the clinic to the women’s basketball […]
One of the main goals of the Joiner History Room, home to the DeKalb County archives, is to make the wealth of materials in the collection available and accessible to as many people as possible. While visiting an archives in person and handling the historical materials is still the way most research happens, the Joiner […]
Join DeKalb Public Library for an immersion into the flow of mindfulness using all your senses. Take a guided walk, then spend time at several separate stations designed to engage mindful creativity that you can use in your daily life. For those who struggle with sitting still and finding peace, learn ways to be actively […]
Join the Egyptian Theatre staff as they share all the secrets and stories with a ‘balcony to backstage’ tour that focuses not only on the history of the 91-year-old building but also all of the Theatre’s ghostly guests. This tour, which is in the dark using only your flashlights, starts in our lobby and will include […]
A variety of vendors and demonstrations will help self-care seekers find wellness, fun, health, and maybe even a bit of indulgence! This fair is for men and women of all ages. Come ready to unwind and go home with inspiration and some new resources to help you incorporate self-care into your routine.Vendors: If you have […]
It may be cold in Illinois, but it’s nice and sunny down in beautiful Costa Rica! The Dekalb Public Library hosts a series of virtual tours of Costa Rica. These tours are in real time, with a guide who is happy to take questions from our virtual audience while showing us the sights. The first […]
Join the DeKalb Park District for family-oriented winter activities from noon - 3 pm at the 7th annual Polar-Palooza Winter Festival! (FREE) No registration is required. Activities Include: Bonfires Scavenger Hunts Hot Chocolate and S’mores Roasting Sled Dog Demonstrations Snowman Building Contest* Ice Skating* NIU Outdoor Adventures* Winter Crafts Nature Trail Hikes Sports Demonstrations Sledding* […]
The Egyptian Theatre is proud to present the 5th annual "Jazz at the Egyptian" featuring performances by Jazz in Progress, the DeKalb High School Jazz Ensemble, the Sycamore High School Jazz Ensemble, and the NIU Jazz Orchestra. Don't miss this one-of-a-kind concert featuring performances by the area Jazz ensembles. Proceeds from the event will support […]