Live to the point of tears.— Albert Camus
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
Clayville Haunted House, Clayville Historic Site, one mile east of Pleasant Plains on Route 125. Hours: 7-10 p.m. Oct. 10-11, 17-18 and 24-25-with kids hours 5-6:30 p.m. Oct. 11, 18 and 25. Clayville.org.
AGRIServices of Brunswick is announcing their 2013 Purina® Check-R-Board® Days, a customer appreciation event to thank loyal customers in the Brunswick community. AGRIService’s Purina® Check-R-Board® Days will begin on December 12th, 2013 from 11:30am featuring … read more
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
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
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
Springfield Poets and Writers Open Mic, 6 p.m., Robbie's Restaurant, 4 S. Old State Capitol Plaza. Bring copies of your work to read. Free admission.
Thornhill (acoustic rock), 2-5 p.m. Dec. 29, Hill Prairie Winery, Oakford.
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