Event Listings

Christmas Tree Recycling Drop Off

The DeKalb Park District will host a Christmas Tree Recycling program this season! Drop off your tree in the designated area at Hopkins Park and we'll mulch it! You may drop off your tree anytime between December 30th and February 9th. Please make sure all trees are real and that they clear of any decorations […]

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Free
Hopkin’s Park, 1403 Sycamore Rd.
DeKalb, IL 60115
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Chair Yoga

An exercise program for seniors or anyone with health challenges. Using chair support, participants move through a series of seated and standing yoga and stretching poses designed to increase flexibility, range of movement and balance. Join us on a journey of health and wellness. This program takes place on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10am. Registration […]

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Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State Street
Sycamore, IL 60178
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Teen Tech: Bristlebots

DeKalb Public Library, Teen Room Did you know you can build a simple, moving robot from a toothbrush head, a motor, and a battery? In this program, we’ll build our own bristlebots and then race them! This free program is intended for youth in 6th-12th grade. For additional information, please contact Laura at lauraw@dkpl.org or […]

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Free
DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak Street
DeKalb, IL 60115 United States
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Tuesday Movie: Downtown Abbey (2019)

The Crawley family prepares for an official royal visit to their family house in Yorkshire in 1927. They experience physical, social, and psychological upheavals as King George V, Queen Mary, and their royal entourage descend on the eponymous mansion. This film is rated PG. It is free and movie-goers may bring their own snacks and […]

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Free
DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak Street
DeKalb, IL 60115 United States
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Painting Ceramics

Come paint your own adorable ceramic penguin! All supplies will be provided free of charge for this program. Penguins will be ready to pick up the next morning after ample drying time. Participants need to be at least 12 years old (10 and 11 year olds are welcome with an assisting accompanying adult). Class size […]

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Free
DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak Street
DeKalb, IL 60115 United States
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Books & Barks

Wednesday evenings • 6:00pm. Books and Barks is a unique program that provides children with an opportunity to practice their reading skills by reading aloud to a Canine Good Citizen. The goal of Books and Barks is to create a positive, non-threatening, and fun environment for independent reading. Space is limited, registration required.

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Free
Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State Street
Sycamore, IL 60178
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Christmas Tree Recycling Drop Off

The DeKalb Park District will host a Christmas Tree Recycling program this season! Drop off your tree in the designated area at Hopkins Park and we'll mulch it! You may drop off your tree anytime between December 30th and February 9th. Please make sure all trees are real and that they clear of any decorations […]

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Free
Hopkin’s Park, 1403 Sycamore Rd.
DeKalb, IL 60115
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Chair Yoga

An exercise program for seniors or anyone with health challenges. Using chair support, participants move through a series of seated and standing yoga and stretching poses designed to increase flexibility, range of movement and balance. Join us on a journey of health and wellness. This program takes place on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10am. Registration […]

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Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State Street
Sycamore, IL 60178
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My Fitness Program: Is It Doing What I Want?

Ages 14+ | Do you wonder if you’re doing the right things? If you have questions or concerns about what you’re doing or how you feel, please join us for a discussion about your fitness program goals and results. Topics covered will include: muscle soreness vs joint pain, overuse injuries, stagnation of workout, common sense […]

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$2
Sycamore Park District, 480 Airport Rd.
Sycamore, 60178 United States
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DeKalb Chamber’s Annual Celebration Dinner

Plan to join the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce for our Annual Celebration Dinner on Thursday, January 23, 2020 from 5:30-8:30pm.  The Dinner will be held at Barsema Alumni & Visitors Center. The event will announce the Business of the Year, Ambassador of the Year, Nonprofit Organization Award, and Hall of Fame Inductees. Event Item Name Expires […]

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$60
Barsema Alumni and Visitors Center, 231 N Annie Glidden Rd
DeKalb, IL 60115 United States
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Local Jobs and Hiring Resources Workshop

Are you interested in local job opportunities? Are you tired of submitting too many online job applications? Come learn about new local free resources that connect jobseekers with employers in the DeKalb area. Participants will learn about new ways to reach local employers with job openings and how to make themselves easily available to local […]

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Free
DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak Street
DeKalb, IL 60115 United States
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Gallery Tours

Experience the Museum in a whole new way as our staff lead you on a tour through the gallery for a visit that’s different every time. Free with admission  

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Free
Midwest Museum of Natural History, 425 W State St
Sycamore, IL 60178 United States
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Jazz at the Egyptian

The Egyptian Theatre is proud to present the 4th annual "Jazz at the Egyptian" featuring performances by Jazz in Progress, the DeKalb High School Jazz Ensemble, the Sycamore High School Jazz Ensemble, and the NIU Jazz Orchestra.  Don't miss this one-of-a-kind concert featuring performances by the area Jazz ensembles.  Proceeds from the event will support local music programs at […]

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$17
Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second Street
DeKalb, IL 60115 United States
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Classic Film Series in 35mm: Casablanca

The story of Rick Blaine, a cynical world-weary ex-patriate who runs a nightclub in Casablanca, Morocco during the early stages of WWII. Despite the pressure he constantly receives from the local authorities, Rick's cafe has become a kind of haven for refugees seeking to obtain illicit letters that will help them escape to America. But […]

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$10
Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second Street
DeKalb, IL 60115 United States
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Brian Regan

Critics, fans and fellow comedians agree: Brian Regan is one of the most respected comedians in the country with Vanity Fair calling Brian, “The funniest stand-up alive,” and Entertainment Weekly calling him, “Your favorite comedian’s favorite comedian.”  Having built his 30-plus year career on the strength of his material alone, Brian’s non-stop theater tour continuously […]

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$49.50
Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second Street
DeKalb, IL 60115 United States
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Christmas Tree Recycling Drop Off

The DeKalb Park District will host a Christmas Tree Recycling program this season! Drop off your tree in the designated area at Hopkins Park and we'll mulch it! You may drop off your tree anytime between December 30th and February 9th. Please make sure all trees are real and that they clear of any decorations […]

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Free
Hopkin’s Park, 1403 Sycamore Rd.
DeKalb, IL 60115
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Homeschool Happenings – Do as the Romans Do

From aqueducts to gladiators, explore the vast Roman empire and their traditions.  We’ll learn about their many technological advances, their religious system, and their history. This event is open to kids of all ages.  Everyone is invited to attend and discover what homeschooling is all about. No registration is required to attend this free program. […]

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Free
DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak Street
DeKalb, IL 60115 United States
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Chair Yoga

An exercise program for seniors or anyone with health challenges. Using chair support, participants move through a series of seated and standing yoga and stretching poses designed to increase flexibility, range of movement and balance. Join us on a journey of health and wellness. This program takes place on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10am. Registration […]

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Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State Street
Sycamore, IL 60178
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3D Print Snowflakes

Join us as we learn the free, web-based 3D design program TinkerCAD to design your very own snowflake. After class they will be 3D printed and will be available for pick up in a few days. The class (and 3D design) are completely free. Participants need to be at least 12 years old (10 and […]

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Free
DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak Street
DeKalb, IL 60115 United States
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Christmas Tree Recycling Drop Off

The DeKalb Park District will host a Christmas Tree Recycling program this season! Drop off your tree in the designated area at Hopkins Park and we'll mulch it! You may drop off your tree anytime between December 30th and February 9th. Please make sure all trees are real and that they clear of any decorations […]

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Free
Hopkin’s Park, 1403 Sycamore Rd.
DeKalb, IL 60115
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