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Jonomac Orchard Cider Fest Weekend

Jonomac Orchard Cider Fest Weekend

Jonamac Orchard, 19412 Shabbona Road
Malta, IL 60150 United States
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Free

Join us for Cider Fest Weekend!  We will be celebrating fall with a special demonstration of Antique Cider Pressing with the Sycamore History Museum.  Join in on the fun by helping us press apples with a hand-turned press, then stop in the Cider House to see how we do it today!  Free Sweet Cider sampling! […]

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14 September 2019 September 14 - September 15
Artist & Maker Market in the Gardens

Artist & Maker Market in the Gardens

Blumen Gardens, 403 Edwards Street
Sycamore, Illinois 60178
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Free

Sunday, September 15, 2019 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Join us at Blumen Gardens for our Summer Artist and Maker Markets! Support local talented artists and makers featuring their one-of-a-kind goods and handmade creations including paintings, drawings, photography, signs, soaps, foods, jewelry, and MORE. The markets will be within our beautiful outdoor gardens. Chuck’s Wood […]

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15 September 2019 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Clean the Kish

Clean the Kish

Free

Time: 1:00 PM Location: NIU East Lagoon Help us remove trash out of our community treasure, the Kishwaukee River. Meet on the north side of NIU's East Lagoon along College Ave. For group sign ups, please email outdooradventure@niu.edu. - FREE

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15 September 2019 1:00 pm
35 MM Film: The Wizard of Oz

35 MM Film: The Wizard of Oz

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

Sunday, September 15, 2019 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM   What better way to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Egyptian Theatre than with a 9 month celebration of some of the most well known films over the past 90 years. This special film series will be presented on 35MM on our carbon-arc projectors just […]

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15 September 2019 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Harvest Dinner

Harvest Dinner

Tapa La Luna, 226 East Lincoln Hwy
Dekalb, IL 60115 United States
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$80

Join us for our local flavors harvest dinner on Sunday, September 15, 2019. The event will have two dinner seatings: 4:00 to 6:00 pm and 6:30 to 8:30 pm. Chef Chad Warborg will cook a meal using locally sourced produce to create a delightful 3 course vegetable-based meal against a backdrop of live music and […]

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15 September 2019 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Glidden Homestead Museum, 921 W Lincoln Hwy
DeKalb, Illinois 60115
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$4

Every Tuesday Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - Tuesday, January 7, 2020 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Drop-in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into January.   For more information visit gliddenhomestead.org

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17 September 2019 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sons of the Union Veterans of the Civil War

Sons of the Union Veterans of the Civil War

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

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Dennis Maher and Lars Jacobson, members of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, will present a program about the S.U.V.C.W. on Tuesday, September 17 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. in the Yusunas Meeting Room. Mr. Maher will provide a history of the Grand Army of […]

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17 September 2019 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
STEM Café: the Opioid Epidemic

STEM Café: the Opioid Epidemic

Eduardo’s Mexican Restaurant, 206 E Lincoln Hwy
DeKalb, IL 60115
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Free

STEM Café: Combatting the Opioid Epidemic – One Year Later Experts in DeKalb County continue to collaborate to reduce opioid usage and address related issues. Find out what progress is being made toward eliminating this crisis. Interested audience members will have a chance to be trained in the use of Narcan to prevent death related […]

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18 September 2019 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
DeKalb Farmers Market

DeKalb Farmers Market

Van Buer Plaza, N. 2nd & Locust Street
DeKalb, IL 60115
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Free

Every Thursday Thursday, June 6, 2019 - Thursday, September 26, 2019 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM The DeKalb Farmers Market features over 30 vendors offering locally-grown produce, wine, baked goods, flowers and artisan crafts for your shopping pleasure. Every Thursday (June 6th – Sept 26th) 10am – 2pm Van Buer Plaza on the corner of North […]

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19 September 2019 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
American Sign Language Conversation

American Sign Language Conversation

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

Thursday, September 19, 2019 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM   Learning a new language can be a lot easier when you have a chance to practice with other people. Whether you are a fluent, an advanced signer, or just learning we welcome you to come and converse in this space with other people! Conversations can […]

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19 September 2019 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Green Lens Film Series: H2O MX

Green Lens Film Series: H2O MX

Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second Street
DeKalb, IL 60115 United States
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Free

Thursday, September 19, 2019 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM Can a mega-city mobilize its 22 million citizens to become water sustainable? Mexico City was built not near water but in the middle of a lake. To supply it with fresh water is such a task that it makes it compulsory to bring it from other […]

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19 September 2019 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
DeKalb County Leadership Breakfast at Hopkins Park Terrace Room

DeKalb County Leadership Breakfast at Hopkins Park Terrace Room

Hopkin’s Park, 1403 Sycamore Rd.
DeKalb, IL 60115
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September 20, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM The DeKalb County Republican party is hosting a Leadership Breakfast honoring the six Republican elected executive officials in DeKalb County.  With over 130 years of combined service, each of these office holders had made an impact on keeping our community safe and our court system efficient, our government […]

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20 September 2019 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Hustle for Hearing

Hustle for Hearing

Hopkin’s Park, 1403 Sycamore Rd.
DeKalb, IL 60115
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$30

Semptember 21, 2019 8:15 am check in & 9:00 to 11:00am Hustle for Hearing is hosted by NIU Student Academy of Audiology! All proceeds go to Hear the Cheers, an organization that gives hearing aids and assistive listening devices to children in the Chicagoland area who can not afford them! Our goal is to raise […]

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21 September 2019 8:15 am - 11:00 am
National Elephant Awareness Day Activities

National Elephant Awareness Day Activities

Midwest Museum of Natural History, 425 W State St
Sycamore, IL 60178 United States
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Septemeber 21, 2019 11:00 am to 3:00 pm September 22nd is National Elephant Appreciation Day and we want to celebrate everything about our pachyderm friends, including our very own Ralph, a day early. Learn interesting facts and enjoy the crafts and a scavenger hunt throughout the Museum. Midwest Museum of Natural History 425 W State St. Sycamore […]

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21 September 2019 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Malta’s Fall Garland Fest

Malta’s Fall Garland Fest

Malta Township, 203 E. Adams Street
Malta, IL 60150 United States
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Free

September 21, 2019   2:00 pm - 9:00 pm Join the Malta community for a day of fun-filled activities for all ages. Malta’s Fall Garland Fest is a street party, with kids’ activities, live music, craft/art vendors, food, drinks, bags tournament and garland decorations. The festival will feature local food with a global influence. Remington’s […]

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21 September 2019 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wine on the Terrace

Wine on the Terrace

Ellwood House Museum, 509 N 1st St.
DeKalb, IL 60115
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$50

Sat, September 21, 2019 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM The Ellwood House terraces and gardens provide a picturesque setting for an evening of fine wine, unique appetizers, desserts, and live music. The wines will be selected by John McIntyre of Hy-Vee Wine and Spirits, with Hy-Vee Catering providing tasty appetizers and desserts. Other event highlights […]

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21 September 2019 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
RUMOURS: The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute Show

RUMOURS: The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute Show

Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second Street
DeKalb, IL 60115 United States
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$20

Saturday, September 21, 2019 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM Relive the rock and roll magic of Fleetwood Mac with RUMOURS: The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute Show! Formed in the Summer of 2012 in Los Angeles, California, RUMOURS made their debut at the infamous Roxy Theatre on Sunset Strip and within months would be seen worldwide […]

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21 September 2019 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Drop-In Glidden Homestead Museum Tour Tuesdays

Glidden Homestead Museum, 921 W Lincoln Hwy
DeKalb, Illinois 60115
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$4

Every Tuesday Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - Tuesday, January 7, 2020 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Drop-in and see the National Register of Historic Places site where barbed wire was invented with an in-depth guided tour. Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April and running into January.   For more information visit gliddenhomestead.org

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24 September 2019 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sycamore Farmers Market

Sycamore Farmers Market

Free

Every Tuesday Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - Tuesday, September 24, 2019 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM Eat Fresh, Buy Local, and Be Well! We invite you to shop for locally grown just-picked produce, fresh from the farm. We are one of the few authentic farmers markets in our area. Our mission is to bring our farmers […]

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24 September 2019 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Malta’s Fall Garland Festival

Malta’s Fall Garland Festival

Malta Township, 203 E. Adams Street
Malta, IL 60150 United States
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Free

Thursday, September 26, 2019 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM Join the Malta community for a day of fun-filled activities for all ages. Malta’s Fall Garland Fest is a street party, with kids’ activities, live music, craft/art vendors, food, drinks, bags tournament and garland decorations. The festival will feature local food with a global influence. Remington’s […]

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26 September 2019 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm