Live to the point of tears.— Albert Camus
"Prairie Dreams: The Story of Clayville and its People," 2 p.m. July 4-5, 6 p.m. July 6, Clayville 1800s stagecoach inn historic site one mile east of Pleasant Plans on Route 126, Features stories of the people who built and traveled through Clayville,… read more
The Promise, a holiday season tradition for many in the Lakeshore area, weaves the Christmas story together using scripture and Christmas music with Classical and Contemporary Ballet. Performed by the Turning Pointe Ensembles, this year’s production features 90 … read more
Cornerstone Academy for Performing Arts, in partnership with The Morton Fine Arts Association, present "The Nutcracker" at Bertha Frank Performing Arts Center in Morton IL. December 14 at 2pm and 7:30pm, and December 15 at 2pm. Artistic Director, Rebek… read more
Every second Friday of the month, the Bookworm Bakery and Cafe hosts the Rockford Certified Slam; the only event of its kind on Rockford. We always have a feature poet, some of them nationally known.
Come show what you have then see what you can learn by this… read more
The 2014 Progressive Insurance Chicago Boat, Sports & RV Show returns January 16-20, 2014, over the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday weekend, transforming McCormick Place into an outdoor paradise, offering visitors a one-stop shop with big bargains on hundred… read more
On December 14, Saturday, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, at the Coopersville Farm Museum and Event Center, 375 Main Street, Coopersville, Mrs. Claus will be busy decorating Christmas cookies with children, musicians will be singing Christmas carols, Barbara Gadzinski … read more
Thornhill (acoustic rock), 7-11 p.m. April 19, Walnut Street Winery, Rochester.
Thornhill (acoustic rock), 2-5 p.m. Dec. 29, Hill Prairie Winery, Oakford.
Springfield Poets and Writers Open Mic, 6 p.m., Robbie's Restaurant, 4 S. Old State Capitol Plaza. Bring copies of your work to read. Free admission.
Frank Trompeter Quartet (jazz), 8:30 p.m. Dec. 20, Norb Andy's Tabarin, 518 E. Capitol Ave.
Annual Wizard Of Oz Festival held at the PERMANENT OZ KIDS Garden site at Butler Haynes Park . Mapleton Illinois . Free Admission but Donations ARE Appreciated . Bring the Kids for a FUN FILLED Family geared event centered around the Wizard of Oz . OZ Charact… read more