Live to the point of tears.— Albert Camus
The Promise, a holiday season tradition for many in the Lakeshore area, weaves the Christmas story together using scripture and Christmas music with Classical and Contemporary Ballet. Performed by the Turning Pointe Ensembles, this year’s production features 90 … read more
Clayville Spring Festival, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Clayville Historic Site, Route 125 one mile east of Pleasant Plains. Re-creation of life at an 1820s stage coach stop and pioneer village with artisan demonstrations, tours, crafts and games for kids, vendors, re-enactme… read more
The 2014 Progressive Insurance Chicago Boat, Sports & RV Show returns January 16-20, 2014, over the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday weekend, transforming McCormick Place into an outdoor paradise, offering visitors a one-stop shop with big bargains on hundred… read more
Every second Friday of the month, the Bookworm Bakery and Cafe hosts the Rockford Certified Slam; the only event of its kind on Rockford. We always have a feature poet, some of them nationally known.
Come show what you have then see what you can learn by this… read more
A display of more than 100 international Nativity Sets and tour of St. Francis of Assisi Church.
Small movement class that is fun, pleasant, specifically created for overweight/plus-size people age 16 and older, that can accommodate bodies of plus size that are also mobility limited/impaired. This is not your traditional yoga class as our bodies don’t match… read more
Frank Trompeter Quartet (jazz), 8:30 p.m. Dec. 20, Norb Andy's Tabarin, 518 E. Capitol Ave.
Meets from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday evenings. Ongoing and open group - join at any time. Group is for female and male teens (or those in between) who may be questioning their sexual orientation, gender identity or both. Group will cover many topics including: det… read more
Thornhill (acoustic rock), 7-11 p.m. Feb. 15, Walnut Street Winery, Rochester.
Annual Wizard Of Oz Festival held at the PERMANENT OZ KIDS Garden site at Butler Haynes Park . Mapleton Illinois . Free Admission but Donations ARE Appreciated . Bring the Kids for a FUN FILLED Family geared event centered around the Wizard of Oz . OZ Charact… read more