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  • KVAL meeting features up-cycled art

    The Kishwaukee Valley Art League will feature member’s art creations using up-cycled materials at its Aug. 4 meeting. KVAL presents a challenge to mem ...
    July 28, 2016 - 10:37 am
  • Egyptian Theatre filling out fall schedule

    The Egyptian Theatre this week announced four more events for the fall season.Yesterday & Today: The ...
    July 28, 2016 - 10:37 am
  • Indian Valley Theatre schedules auditions

    Indian Valley Theatre will hold auditions for its upcoming production, “Over the River and Through the Woods,” by Joe DiPietro, from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunda ...
    July 28, 2016 - 10:37 am
  • Pickin’ in the Park plays in Kirkland

    KIRKLAND – The annual Pickin' in the Park evening of music will take place from 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10, in Franklin Township Park. Listeners ...
    July 28, 2016 - 10:37 am
  • Old photos sought for IVT history page

    Indian Valley Theatre is in need of any pictures of past shows and productions from 1983 to the present. IVT will be launching a new website and would ...
    July 28, 2016 - 10:36 am
  • Terri Crain Goodman, soprano, and Roger Ackert, alto saxophone, will be the featured soloists at the next DeKalb Municipal Band concert on Aug. 2.
    July 28, 2016 - 10:36 am
  • Murder Mystery Theatre event at DeKalb library

    Help celebrate Adult Summer Reading 2016 by joining the DeKalb Public Library for an interactive murder mystery performance led by the Murder Mystery ...
    July 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Children’s music featured at next band concert

    The DeKalb Municipal Band will present a special children’s concert with featured soloist Mark Robinson.
    July 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Bilder's pastels on display

    DeKalb Area Women's Center is hosting an exhibit of pastel drawings by artist and Northern Illinois University Professor Emerita Dorothea Bilder. "It' ...
    July 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Wooden Box Theater marks 10th anniversary

    Wooden Box Theater will celebrate its 10th anniversary with “The Cavalcade of Stars,” an event that will showcase theatrical performers, fashion model ...
    July 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Madigan comedy tour stops in DeKalb

    The Egyptian Theatre will welcome prolific comedian Kathleen Madigan as she brings her new “The Mermaid Lady” standup tour to DeKalb at 8 p.m. Nov. 3.
    July 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Star Trek Beyond’ boldly goes back to what made the TV show great

    The opening words are kind of comforting: “My name is Captain James Tiberius Kirk.” We fans of the 50-year-old juggernaut called “Star Trek” know the ...
    July 20, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • DeKalb Band concert features soprano vocalist

    The next DeKalb Municipal Band concert will feature soprano Mary Beth Kurnat and the Hopkins Park Dixieland Band.
    July 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • 'Let’s Dance' Big Band Weekend opens Friday

    John Smith and the Shananigans Big Band return to host the 11th “Let’s Dance” Big Band Weekend July 15 through 17 in the Duke Ellington Ballroom at Ho ...
    July 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Moment in history: Stage Coach production about loyalty, independence and sacrifice

    ‘Hamilton” may be the most popular play on Broadway, but DeKalb has its own Revolutionary War-era play: “The Devil’s Disciple.”
    July 14, 2016 - 12:45 am
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