Live to the point of tears.— Albert Camus
Join acclaimed composer and musician Jeff Haas and his quintet for a special night of jazz, classical and world music celebrating the 100th birthday of internationally known radio host Karl Haas. From arrangements of Karl Haas’ favorite works by Beethoven an… read more
A display of more than 100 international Nativity Sets and tour of St. Francis of Assisi Church.
Meets from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday evenings. Ongoing and open group - join at any time. Group is for female and male teens (or those in between) who may be questioning their sexual orientation, gender identity or both. Group will cover many topics including: det… read more
The Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts’ (UICA) annual Holiday Artists’Market is celebrating its 25th year! The indoor fine arts and crafts market will once again feature the work of dozens of the region's most accomplished creative talents. Admission to the m… read more
Over There: A Musical Tribute to Veterans Past and Present, performed by the Land of Lincoln Chorus, dinner 6:30 p.m., performance begins 7 p.m. Dec. 6-7, Little Flower Recreational Center, 900 Stevenson Drive. For tickets, call 953-0225 (days) or 871-9731 (evenings).
Clayville Christmas, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Clayville Historic Site, one mile east of Pleasant Plains on Route 125. Period decorations in the historic buildings, caroling groups performing, children’s store, refreshments, visit by Santa Claus.
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
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
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
Small movement class that is fun, pleasant, specifically created for overweight/plus-size people age 16 and older, that can accommodate bodies of plus size that are also mobility limited/impaired. This is not your traditional yoga class as our bodies don’t match… 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