Calendar events in DeKalb County Illinois

Event Category: Business Events

Let’s Talk Tourism with Cory Jobe, Director, Illinois Office of Tourism

Thursday, May 11th, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Cory Jobe, DIrector, Illinois Office of Tourism

Join us to celebrate National Travel & Tourism Week with a presentation and Q & A with Cory Jobe, Director, Illinois Office of Tourism (IOT).

Director Jobe will be talking about the new ad campaigns IOT just launched, the Illinois Made program, the economic impact of tourism on local economies and the state and other tourism topics.

The presentation is free and open to the public.

The event will be from 10-11 am on May 11th. RSVP HERE.

Any questions please contact the DeKalb County Convention and Visitors Bureau at 815.756.1336

Paulsen Appliance 40th Anniversary

Paulsen Appliance – 40th Anniversary
Paulsen’s BrandSource proudly announces that we will be celebrating 40 years in business. Paulsen Appliance has been family owned and operated since 1977. Founder John Paulsen started in the appliance industry in 1952. In 1977 he started his own service business with the help of his daughter Lonnie Paulsen Brint and son Donald Paulsen.

Throughout the years we have expanded in space and employees selling appliances, electronics, grills, mattress, parts and accessories. We have our own delivery staff and service department that is factory trained with over 70 years of experience.

The next generation of Paulsen’s are on staff. Jodi Brint McCall has been with the company for 12 years and Amber Paulsen has recently joined us. We are also celebrating our 20th year with BrandSource, a national buying group that gives us competitive pricing.

Come by to celebrate with Lonnie, Donald and their staff on Thursday, August 10, 2017 from 5-7 pm for a Business After Hours and on Saturday, August 12, 2017 starting at 10:00 a.m. grilling demonstrations and tastings. We will have a drawing at the end of the day Saturday to win the Broil King gas grill and the Big Green Egg that are being used for the demonstrations. Special savings throughout the store on Friday & Saturday 8/11 – 8/12. John Paulsen will be joining us for our 40th Anniversary Celebrations!

Jonamac Orchard Opening Weekend

Jonamac Orchard Opening Weekend & Opening of Corn Maze

Start of weekend activities and apple picking. Everyone who finds their way out of the Corn Maze this weekend gets a free Apple Token good for a ride on the Apple Train or a turn at the Apple Launcher or Apple Cannon!

Activities at Jonamac

Barn Yard Admission

Includes Unlimited Admission on weekends to the Jumping Pillow, Petting Zoo, and Barn Yard Play Area.  (There is no charge for admission to Barnyard Play Area on weekdays except the Monday of Labor Day and Columbus Day)
Children Admission
Children’s Admission includes 1 apple token.
Adult Admission
Children 2 and under free with paying adult.

Corn Maze

Children or Adult Admission
Children 2 and under are free.

Corn Maze & Barn Yard Combo

Children Combo Admission
Children’s Admission includes 1 apple token.
Adult Combo Admission $8.00

Private Campfire Sites

Campfire Site for 2 – 25 people
Includes seasoned apple wood for the bonfire.


Jonamac Orchard Scouting Weekend

Jonamac Orchard Scouting Weekend

Annual Scouting Weekend is Sept 9-10th and includes 50% off admission to the maze to all Scouts and their families. Scouts can camp overnight in our parking lot on Saturday Sept 10th and enjoy and after dark hayride and bonfires. There is no charge for overnight camping, for reservations please email with your Unit number, contact name and estimated number of people.

Download the Scouting Flyer here: Scouting Weekend 2017


Summer Ladies Night at Lovers Playground

Summer Ladies Night at Lovers Playground 
157 East Lincoln Highway 60115
(815) 758-8061
Sept. 14 6:00PM –  9:00PM

Thursday, September 14th is Ladies Night. If you haven’t been to this event before, now is the time to stop by with your girlfriends! Make it a fun girls night out. Sorry boys, no men will be allowed to enter during the event.

This is a completely FREE event. Ladies Night is hourly from 6pm to 9pm. Whichever hour you can make it, we’ll be there. We will have snacks, games and prizes. Maybe you’ll be the lucky one to win one of our 3 raffle baskets. If you have any questions, please visit the store or our website.

Don’t be embarrassed, explore your curiosity.

Dizziness & Balance Support Group

Dizziness & Balance Support Group offered at Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists
Northern Rehab – 3266 Sycamore Road 60115
2017-09-18 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists is hosting a free Dizziness and Balance Support Group on Monday, September 18 at 6:00 p.m. at Northern Rehab’s Main office located at 3266 Sycamore Road in DeKalb (note the new location at the corner of Route 23 and Bethany Road). This support group is designed for anyone seeking support with dizziness and/or balance issues.

Led by Northern Rehab’s physical therapists and vestibular specialists Kristin Christian and Liza Piper, they welcome guest speaker Audiologist Dr. Blythe Kitner from the NIU College of Health and Human Sciences. The topic will include the role of an audiologist and how they can assist with vestibular (dizziness) issues. Everyone is welcome at this open forum support group and there is no charge to attend.

This is part of Local Health Awareness Week, showcasing a variety of locally-owned small businesses that provide a full spectrum of health-related services for your overall health and wellness. For additional information about this support group or Northern Rehab, voted DeKalb County’s Finest Best Physical Therapists six consecutive years, please call 815.756.8524 or visit Additionally you may find Northern Rehab on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Google +.

Open House for Swedberg & Associates, Inc.

Open House for Swedberg & Associates, Inc.
Date: 9/21/2017
Time: 5:00 PM TO 8:00 PM

312 Waterman Street
Sycamore, IL 60178

Phone: 815-895-9116

Swedberg & Associates, Inc. is celebrating 90 years in business. We’re hosting an open house at the St. Mary’s Parish Activity Center in Sycamore. Please join us for refreshments and appetizers and a look back at our history!

Additional Information:
St. Mary’s Parish Activity Center Located on Waterman Street, just west of Somonauk Street in Sycamore.

Anniversary Party at Creative Therapeutics

20th Anniversary Party at Creative Therapeutics
400 E. Hillcrest Dr 60115
2017-10-17 5:00 PM
2017-10-17 7:00

Creative Therapeutics is celebrating 20 years serving this community! Join us for food, drinks, and door prizes. Tour the clinic and try a class (if you wish) of just stop in for a bite and a beverage. Help us celebrate two decades of quality one-on-one physical therapy as well as unique class offerings, workshops, and other educational events.

It’s our 20th Anniversary–and you’re invited!

Fall Internship & Job Fair

NIU Fall Internship & Job Fair

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Convocation Center

Career Fairs & Job Preparation

The NIU Internship and Job Fair offers students the chance to network and impress potential employers, who rely on our fairs as an important source for identifying and hiring new talent. For helpful tips and information, visit, call (815) 753-1641 or email 

Text NIUCareerFairs to 64800 to receive text message reminders on your phone related to this fall’s career fair events. 

Contact Career Services

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