Tag: DeKalb County

DeKalb Cancer Support Group at Kishwaukee Hospital

Share experience and form connections with others who are newly diagnosed, currently receiving treatment or in early survivorship. This group is facilitated by a LivingWell Cancer Resource Center licensed clinical social worker.


To register, please call 630.262.1111.

Meets second and fourth Thursday of each month, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital
1 Kish Hospital Drive, Conference Room CC2

IESA State Wrestling Finals

The DeKalb County Convention and Visitors Bureau and Northern Illinois University (NIU) are proud to be hosting the Illinois Elementary School Association (IESA) State Wrestling Finals for its 22nd year.  We anticipate more than 5,000 visitors will attend this two-day event. Finals will be held at the Convocation Center on the campus of Northern Illinois University, DeKalb on Friday & Saturday, March 13th & 14th.   


Admission doors for spectators open at 10:00a.m. on Friday and 8:00a.m. on Saturday.  Daily admission fees:  K-8 and senior citizens – $5.00; Adults – $10.00.  Advanced ticket sales will be available through Ticketmaster beginning Monday, March 9th.  More information can be found on the www.iesa.org wrestling page or on the Convocation Center website www.niuconvo.com.

Vintage Shop Hop

Shop Sycamore during this year’s Vintage Shop Hop! There are over 8 shops participating this year plus tons of restaurants that are having vintage specials all weekend long! There will be raffles, sales and a GAL PAL WEEKEND GETAWAY giveaway! Visit as many shops in Sycamore as possible during Vintage Shop Hop Weekend to be entered to win! Visit our Facebook page /Sycamore Illinois and on Instagram at @onlyinsycamore

Lizzy’s Pink Boutique

Sweet Earth

Blumen Gardens

The Crib

Whimsical Perspective

Rustic Roots

UOI Boutique

Christian Connection

Sycamore Antiques

Made Just For You

S.I.S – Shop In Style

3D Print a Clover Keychain

Join us as we learn the free, web-based 3D design program TinkerCAD and design your own clover keychain. After class, the clover keychain will be 3D printed and available for pick up in a few days to a few weeks depending on printer availability.

Participants need to be at least 12 years old (10 and 11 year olds are welcome with an assisting accompanying adult). The ticket line for technology programs starts at the Tech Desk. Tickets are handed out 30 minutes prior to the program’s start time. Class size is limited, sign-up begins a half-hour before class at the Tech Desk—first come first serve.

For additional information, please contact the Tech desk at techdesk@dkpl.org or at (815) 756-9568 ext. 6103.

Birthday Gathering for “Leapers”

Were you or one of your loved ones born on Leap Day? Stop by to visit and celebrate with other “leapers” and their families. Have some birthday cake and share your story about what it means to be a Leap Baby. Please bring an unwrapped gift to be given to a DeKalb County 2020 Leap Year Baby!

Presented by Dr. Heather L. M. Breuer, D.M.D. and Sycamore Park District Executive Director, Daniel Gibble, who are both Leap Babies celebrating their 15th birthday!


FREE. R.S.V.P. to Sarah by February 25
Sarahr@sycamoreparkdistrict.com | 815-895-3365
Also that day check out the Self-Care Fair

Leap For Local

We encourage you to dine, shop, and enjoy Sycamore this Leap Year!  Small businesses are the heart of our neighborhoods, the backbone of our local economy, and the spirit of our community.  Let’s work together to support our businesses that keep Sycamore a great place to live, to work and to play.  Support your local businesses this Leap Day!

Movie & Milkshakes Family Funday

This is a Family Sunday Funday event – FREE of charge to YMCA members but registration is a must. Join us for a family-friendly movie and milkshake. Fun for the whole family. Movie TBA.

Another benefit of YMCA membership!

Members FREE
Program $10/ family

Classic Film Series in 35MM – Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

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 as it would when these films premiered. Sponsored by: Thrivent Financial, Gordon Hardware, M&M Welding, Amy & Kevin Mathey, Jill & Andy Hargrave, and WTPB-LP FM 99.3.

Adult – $10
Kids and Student with ID – $8
Senior 65+ – $8