Live to the point of tears.— Albert Camus
Stardust Poetry at Karma Café includes an open-mic and featured poet(s). The open-mic is semi-unmoderated. Adult language is permitted, but if any small children should happen to be at the café, please preface any piece that contains R-rated words so parents wi… 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
Historic 4th of July at Clayville, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. July 4, Clayville Historic Site, one mile east of Pleasant Plains on Route 125. Re-creation of 1842 the Broadwell family party with artillery, bands, speeches, and food and refreshments.
Tickets go on sale October 28th for Turning Pointe’s 14th annual production of The Promise.
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 Co… read more
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
On the heels of the popular Motown in Motion Act One Family Series performance at Wharton Center in 2012, the Eisenhower Dance returns with Red, Hot and Blue! This powerfully compelling evening of passion, humor, and sheer joy showcases an array of works by reno… 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
Over There: A Musical Tribute to Veterans Past and Present, performed by the Land of Lincoln Chorus, dinner 6:30 p.m., performance begins 7 p.m. Dec. 6-7, Little Flower Recreational Center, 900 Stevenson Drive. For tickets, call 953-0225 (days) or 871-9731 (evenings).
Thornhill (acoustic rock), 7-11 p.m. April 19, Walnut Street Winery, Rochester.
On December 14, Saturday, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, at the Coopersville Farm Museum and Event Center, 375 Main Street, Coopersville, Mrs. Claus will be busy decorating Christmas cookies with children, musicians will be singing Christmas carols, Barbara Gadzinski … read more
Before his big flight on Christmas Eve, Santa Claus has set up a visit Rudyard. Santa will arrive at 6 p.m. with the assistance of the Rudyard Fire Department and has to leave at 7:30 p.m. to return to the North Pole. Mrs. Claus will be joining Santa during his … read more