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Fall Trip: Galena

Scenic fall foliage sets the tone for Galena shopping & country fair. Galena is known for being one of “America’s Best Main Streets” with its charming 19th-century downtown for shopping and entertainment. Blend this with their Country Fair in picturesque Grant Park and fall foliage and you have one fine day ...read more

Becoming Queen Elizabeth II

  In this historical portrayal, historian Leslie Goddard explores the life of Britain’s famous monarch Queen Elizabeth II. See the likeness of the Queen and learn about her life, from her childhood, the abdication of her uncle, her marriage to a navy officer named Philip, her World War II service, and her ...read more

Barn Tour Offers a Day in the Coun

Seven barns open to visitors in southern DeKalb County. The annual DeKalb County Barn Tour is shaping up to be an action-packed, fun-filled day in southern DeKalb County scheduled for Saturday, Aug.10. The tour runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. This year marks the sixth year of this unique country experience, ...read more

Young Musician Entertains Members

Fifteen-year-old Reilly Farrell is a musical prodigy. When he was four years old he studied violin and piano at the NIU Community School of Arts. Reilly is the youngest concertmaster of the DeKalb High School (DHS) Symphony Orchestra in the last decade. Reilly will entertain Farm Bureau Prime Timers on Monday, Aug. ...read more

Truman Ridge Performs at July BBQ

If you like bluegrass music you will enjoy the music of Truman’s Ridge. Truman’s Ridge will entertain Farm Bureau members with a bit of folk, a hint of jazz and a touch of swing – Chicago style bluegrass at its finest! The band will be performing for Farm Bureau members next month ...read more

Canadian Rockies Trip

DeKalb County Farm Bureau has planned a trip to the Canadian Rockies aboard the Rocky Mountaineer Train (Goldleaf Service), April 27 – May 4, 2020. The journey will include: Vancouver, Kamloops, Jasper, Lake Louise, Banff & Calgary. Cost: $5,420 per person, double occupancy; $6,478 per person, single occupancy. $750 per person ...read more

Apollo 11: 50th Anniversary of First Moon Walk

Marking the 50th Anniversary of the first moon landing, hear Terry Lynch as he portrays astronaut Neil Armstrong. He will recount the first moon landing for Farm Bureau Prime Timers on Monday, June 3 at 1 p.m. Lynch will explain the other “series of firsts” associated with that historic mission on ...read more

Sounds of Summer: A Beach Boys Tribute

Farm Bureau returns to the Belfry Theatre for another amazing musical performance! Enjoy the Sounds of Summer: A Beach Boys Tribute as the Belfry Theatre features this fabulous, upbeat show. The male quartet captures the familiar sounds of The Beach Boys with some of their greatest hits and the story of ...read more

Wildlife Adventures by Roger Kyler

See stunning wildlife photographs from Central America and Africa taken by local photographer Roger Kyler on Monday, May 6 at DeKalb County Farm Bureau.         Roger will be presenting an hour-long program on elephants, both domestic and wild; gorillas of Africa; birds of Costa Rica; and will end with travel portraits. A photographer ...read more

“Come From Away” Musical in Chicago

Broadway’s new musical captures the stories that moved us all on 9/11. The new “Come From Away” musical has won best musical all across North America! The musical takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town of Newfoundland that welcomed them. Cultures ...read more