Live to the point of tears.— Albert Camus
Historic 4th of July at Clayville, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. July 4, Clayville Historic Site, one mile east of Pleasant Plains on Route 125. Re-creation of 1842 the Broadwell family party with artillery, bands, speeches, and food and refreshments.
A display of more than 100 international Nativity Sets and tour of St. Francis of Assisi Church.
Thornhill (acoustic rock), 7-11 p.m. Feb. 15, Walnut Street Winery, Rochester.
Springfield Poets and Writers Open Mic, 6 p.m., Robbie's Restaurant, 4 S. Old State Capitol Plaza. Bring copies of your work to read. Free admission.
Thornhill (acoustic rock), 2-5 p.m. Dec. 29, Hill Prairie Winery, Oakford.
Frank Trompeter Quartet (jazz), 8:30 p.m. Dec. 20, Norb Andy's Tabarin, 518 E. Capitol Ave.
Annual Wizard Of Oz Festival held at the PERMANENT OZ KIDS Garden site at Butler Haynes Park . Mapleton Illinois . Free Admission but Donations ARE Appreciated . Bring the Kids for a FUN FILLED Family geared event centered around the Wizard of Oz . OZ Charact… read more
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