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  • Ellen Oaks Christmas Craft Show opens Wednesday

    The 46th annual Ellen Oaks Christmas Craft Show will be held this week at the Masonic Temple at Route 23 and Watson Drive in Genoa.
    NEW: Nov. 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Holidays are happening in downtown Sycamore

    Bring your sweet tooth to Discover Sycamore’s Winter Chocolate Walk from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Enjoy Sycamore shops while indulging in a vast array of ...
    NEW: Nov. 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Youth and family cooking competition is Saturday

    Big Brothers Big Sisters of DeKalb County will present the Cooking For Kids’ Sake fundraiser on Saturday at the Kishwaukee College Conference Center i ...
    NEW: Nov. 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Christmas comes to Kirkland on Saturday

    The Greater Area Kirkland Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Christmas in Kirkland from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Alpine Bank.
    NEW: Nov. 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Celebrate the Season’ will be Friday in Genoa

    The Genoa Area Chamber of Commerce will hold “Celebrate the Season” from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday in downtown Genoa.
    NEW: Nov. 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Country music show collects toys for children

    For the 46th year, Gary Mullis of DeKalb will host the Country Music Show Toy Drive for Toys for Tots.
    NEW: Nov. 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Ellwood House plans holiday open house

    Kick off the holiday season with a tour of the elegantly decorated Ellwood House in DeKalb. View the historic home of barbed wire baron Isaac Ellwood ...
    NEW: Nov. 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • GivingThanks 5K Run at Hopkin’s Park

    The second Neighbors’ House Giving Thanks 5K Run will take place at 8 a.m. Thanksgiving Day at Hopkins Park in DeKalb.
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Valley West Auxiliary plans Holiday Treasures Sale

    The Valley West Hospital Auxiliary will present its annual Holiday Treasures Sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4, at Valley West Hospital, 1302 ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Elks Hoop Shoot set for Dec. 12

    The DeKalb Elks Lodge 765 will host the annual Elks Hoop Shoot at 2:30 p.m. Dec. 12 at the Sports and Recreation Center in DeKalb, 1765 S. Fourth St.
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • New Hope offers Thanksgiving meal

    New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in DeKalb will host a Community Thanksgiving Dinner from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday.
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Holiday Open House at Sycamore History Museum

    For the seventh year, the Sycamore History Museum is saying thank you to the community with a Holiday Open House that is free to everyone.
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Workout before the Thanksgiving feast

    The annual Be Thankful Workout will begin at 8 a.m. on Thanksgiving at DeKalb Park District Sports & Recreation, 1765 S. Fourth St., DeKalb.
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Speaker to present ‘Why Tolerate Religion?’

    Brian Leiter, legal scholar and philosopher, will speak about religious toleration and religious claims of conscience at 1 p.m. Dec. 4 in Altgeld Hall ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Old North Grove School celebrates Christmas

    The simple quaint Christmas spirit will be celebrated at the Old North Grove School, 26745 Brickville Road, Sycamore, from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday.
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 5:28 pm
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