DeKALB – The theme of the 19th annual Christmas Tree Walk and Open House at DeKalb Area Retirement Center-Oak Crest is “A Musical Christmas.” The event will be held from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8
The public is welcome to attend the next meeting of the Kishwaukee Valley Art League, titled the “Art of Giving,” at 7 p.m. Dec. 5 in the Unitarian Universalist Church at North Fourth and Locust streets in DeKalb.
DeKALB – Members of the DeKalb County community are encouraged to help their neighbors by making a donation to the WLBK Freezin’ for Food drive.
KIRKLAND – Controlling a horse in competition under normal circumstances can be challenging enough.
SYCAMORE – Sycamore School District 427 sent 93 music students to the 2013 Illinois Music Educators Association all-district orchestras, bands and choirs.
SYCAMORE – The law firm of Klein, Stoddard, Buck & Lewis, LLC announces the retirement of founding partner, Ronald G. Klein. Klein will remain with the firm in his of-counsel status, but at the conclusion of 2013 he will retire from full-time practice.
SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Community Foundation awarded more than $4,000 to the Sycamore History Museum’s new educational program, “A Tale of Two Histories.” The project involves telling cultural history and natural history of the community from the 1830s through 1890s using authentic places to tell the story.
DeKALB - The public is invited to the Gurler Heritage Association’s annual Holiday Story-Telling and Sing-Along, featuring music performed by the Suzuki Violinists, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, at the Gurler House, 205 Pine St. in DeKalb.
It is said a man’s best friend is a dog. Sometimes, a dog’s best friend is man.
DeKALB – The holiday season is often called “the most wonderful time of the year.” Yet for many people this is a difficult time, marked by stress and loneliness.
DeKALB – The 44th annual Country Music Show Toy Drive will be held from 1:30 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8.