Historical Markers Tout Local Heritage and County

DeKalb County is preserving its heritage with historical markers. Twenty-nine historical markers have been installed to commemorate significant moments in history. Learn more about the historical markers at the Feb. 4 Prime Timers program at the DeKalb County Farm Bureau. Donna Langford, manager of operations for the DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage more

Doo Wop with the Convertibles at White Fence Farm

Spring into Doo Wop with the talented Convertibles. Enjoy fabulous harmonies with songs from the ‘50s and ‘60s in a show at White Fence Farm on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. The Convertibles quartet has roots in four-part barbershop harmony. They perform a cappella and use their voices to generate the popular doo-wop more

25th Sheriff’s Citizens Police Academy Class

Sheriff Roger Scott is pleased to announce the offering of the 25th Sheriff’s Citizens Police Academy beginning Jan. 10, 2019. The Academy runs from January through March and concludes with a graduation celebration at the DeKalb County Farm Bureau on March 21. Classes are from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. for 10 more

The Christmas Brass Performs in December

The Kishwaukee Brass Quintet returns to DeKalb County Farm Bureau on Monday, Dec. 3. They will feature Christmas songs from America’s greatest seasonal hits at 1 p.m. in the Farm Bureau Theater. Selections will include Andy Williams “It’s a Most Wonderful World,” Charlie Brown’s “Christmas Time is Here,” and “Holly and more

Music Road: Nashville to Memphis Trip in March

Celebrate the best of Nashville and Memphis in a spring trip to Music City and Home of the Blues. DeKalb County Farm Bureau and American Classic Tours present the Music Road Trip, March 22-28, 2019. Registration is currently being accepted. Nashville highlights include: 2-night stay at Opryland Hotel & Resort; guided tour more

A Trip to the Islands for Prime Timers

Take a trip to Hawaii and other islands in this musical show by The Wacky Keys on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019. This three-piece band plays a mixture of island music and pop hits from the ‘20s to the ‘60s. The band features Diane Norman on acoustic guitar, Mike Warfel on bass, more

Come Clubbing with Us at Speakeasy

Club Arcada is one of the most exclusive entertainment experiences in the Midwest, re-living the glory days of The Roaring Twenties in Chicago! Located on the third floor of the historic Arcada Theatre in St. Charles, its décor, period music and dining resonates with the speakeasy era. Get ready to enjoy more

Farm Bureau Night at Rockford Ice Hogs

Join Farm Bureaus from Northern Illinois at the Rockford Ice Hogs game at the BMO Harris Bank Center on Saturday, Feb.16, 2019. The game starts at 6 p.m. against the Iowa Wild. Doors open at 5 p.m.  The cost per ticket is $15 (savings of $5). Call the Winnebago-Boone Farm Bureau at more

A Christmas Classic: “Holiday Inn” musical

Coming to Lincolnshire in December “Holiday Inn” is one of the favorite classical Christmas movies of all times and soon to be musical at Marriott Theatre. Irving Berlin’s “Holiday Inn” tells the story of Jim, who leaves the bright lights of show business behind to settle down on his farmhouse in Connecticut. more