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What to do and when to know in DeKalb County Illinois. This category contains featurettes of happenings around the county. Be sure to check out The Best Event Calendar on any side of the Kishwaukee River! for more coverage.

Don't miss this opportunity to shake the branches of your family tree and possibly find someone famous sitting on a branch! On Tuesdays and Thursdays, June 12 through June 28, 2018 at 8:30 to 9:30 am. Julie Dresser will be leading a six-session class that will provide hints, tips and...
It’s the Valentine season and time for Dads to take their little girls to the dance. The Sycamore Park District's DJ will provide fun music (including the Chicken Dance) all night long. They will supply hor’dourves, a corsage for each young lady, and every couple will receive a photo...
The DeKalb Police Department is participating in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day this coming Saturday, April 29th, 2017 from 10am -2pm. Don't take the risk someone else will find your old medicines or they'll end up in the water system. Instead, bring in any prescriptions you'd like to get...
TODAY'S FARMER'S MARKET IS CLOSED......
The Northern Illinois University Fall ACT Test preparation program promotes individualized attention in a small classroom setting and offers students a chance to best prepare themselves for the ACT test. Registration is now open at www.niu.edu/clasep. NIU’s program covers English, math, reading and science reasoning. Cost is $250 ($275 after...
Join them for the Annual Y Community Awards Dinner this Thursday, May 12th at Farandas! The evening will include an awards ceremony recognizing those who have made a tremendous impact in our community, with special guest speaker Hannah McKeand and an elegant dinner. About Special Guest Speaker Hannah McKeand: British adventurer and endurance...
This Saturday, December 14th 2013, from 9 AM till 11:00 PM, Shabbona Lakeside Bait, Tackle & Boat Rental will be hosting their 2nd Annual Lakeside Ice Fishing Seminar at Pokanoka's Restaurant. As was last year, the Speaker will be the Crappie Professor, Jim Kopjo. Jim is a tournament Ice...
The Revolutionists, by Lauren Gunderson, is a sassy comedy about four very real, strong women living in France during the French Revolution: playwright Olympe De Gouges, assassin Charlotte Corday, former Queen Marie Antoinette, and Caribbean rebel Marianne Angelle. Heads will roll as this dream-team of radical women get together...
Billed as a “celebration of all things Huskie and all that is NIU,” Northern Illinois University’s Huskie Pride Weekend brings together student life, athletics, the arts and recreation the weekend of September 20-22, 2013 . All NIU students, parents, alumni, faculty, staff, fans and their friends are invited to...
Come to the 2nd Annual Hinckley Parks and Recreation “POUND THE PAVEMENT” 5K Run/Walk this Saturday, June 8, 2013 at Pioneer Park in Hinckley, Il.  Race check-in starts at 6:30am  and start time is 8:00am. 5K Run/Walk registrations received after May 24 are $20. Registration for those 10 years...
Don't miss 'Science of the Scare Night' featuring a screening of John Carpenter’s Cult Classic “In the Mouth of Madness.” Join STEM Read and horror author Lex Thomas for a frightfully good time this Thursday, November 19th, from 6 to 9pm at the Egyptian Theatre ,135 N. Second Street in DeKalb. This is an excellent...
Enjoy the sights and sounds of old time cars in DeKalb tonight starting at about 6pm. This is a fun way to see the classics in action doing what they do best: Crusin'. Enjoy spending time with your friends and family checking out the unique paint jobs, fancy rims...