The Convertibles Entertain at Prime Timers July BBQ

Mark your calendar for the annual Farm Bureau Prime Timers BBQ on Monday, July 13 featuring The Convertibles. Registration opens on June 1. The BBQ begins at 5:30 p.m. with a pork chop and chicken dinner in the Farm Bureau Auditorium followed by The Convertibles musical entertainment at 6:45 p.m. in more

Music by the Hix Brothers Ukulele Band

Don’t miss this musical show coming in June. Farm Bureau members are invited to hear the Hix Brothers Ukulele Band perform “Music of the Pioneers of Rock and Roll” on Monday, June 1. The Hix Brothers Ukulele Band was formed in 2011 at Hix Brothers Music in Aurora. The group has grown more

A Day of Giving

Give to the Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture! Today, children are several generations removed from the farm. Their only connection to farming may be through the food which they consume. Farm Bureau’s mission is to connect children and adults to agriculture with accurate, up-to-date information about food production and farming practices. Give DeKalb more

Farm Safety Camp for Kids

Teaching rural children how to work and play safely in the country is what Farm Safety Camp is all about. Farm Safety Camp is scheduled for Wednesday, June 17 at Jonamac Orchard in rural Malta from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The camp is open to rural children ages 8 to 12 years. Children more

Rocky Coast of Maine Trip

Consider a fall trip to the beautiful state of Maine with DeKalb County Farm Bureau and American Classic Tours, Oct. 13-19. Registration opens April 1 for the Rocky Coast of Maine tour. Along the rocky Atlantic coast from Portland to Bar Harbor are charming New England scenes of seaside villages, lighthouses and lobster fisherman. more

Come Along to the Fireside for “A Mighty Fortress”

Don’t miss this special showing of another Church Basement Ladies! Farm Bureau is headed to The Fireside in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin to see “A Mighty Fortress” on Thursday, May 14. In this installment of Church Basement Ladies it’s 1960 and a reformation is underway. Through it all, Beverly, Mrs. Snustad, Mavis, Karin more

A Tribute to George & Barbara Bush

George H. and Barbara Bush hold the record for the longest married presidential couple and also the second couple to be parents of a U.S. president. Barbara Rinella presents “A Tribute to George & Barbara Bush” for Farm Bureau Prime Timers on Monday, April 6 at 1 p.m. Rinella brings the story more

Farm Bureau Wants You Counted in Census

In mid-March, homes across the country will begin receiving invitations to complete the 2020 Census. Once the invitation arrives, you should respond for your home in one of three ways: online, by phone, or by mail. Farm Bureau is working to ensure the U.S. Decennial Census counts each of its members. “The more

It’s Your Watershed – Your Input Counts!

Workshop for watershed planning held in DeKalb, Feb. 5. If you live or own property in the Lower Upper South Branch of the Kishwaukee River Watershed (see attached map) you are invited to attend a Watershed Goals Workshop on Feb. 5 starting at 6:30 p.m. at the DeKalb Park District’s River more

Amish Country Traditions Spring Tour

Registration now open! See Indiana and Ohio Amish country in a spring tour with DeKalb County Farm Bureau and American Classic Tours. The tour is set for May 19-23. Highlights include: Shipshewana flea market; Amish show at Blue Gate Theater; Holmes County, Ohio sites; fully guided tours of Amish country; stops at more