4 days ago

Community helps 'unLock' history of city in painting a mural

Sunday: Special for Old Canal Days: A Walking and Writing Tour of Downtown Lockport, based on references from the Dorothy Dow Fitzgerald poem “Flowers of Time.” Two one-mile tours begin at 11a.m. and 2 p.m. at the Gaylord Building at 200 W. 8th Street.

    Community helps 'unLock' history of city in painting a mural
    The images of Abe Lincoln and William Gooding are slowly coming to life in the children's department of the White Oak Library's Lockport Branch under the skilled hands of muralist John McDavitt. But McDavitt is not being assisted by peers.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

May 31

Lockport's annual summer series to celebrate art and history

...presents his one-man show set in 1876 on June 14 at the Gaylord Building, 200 W. 8th St. Tickets are $50 and include a buffet-style dinner by the Public Landing at 6...

Artist John McDavitt, who frequented Old Canal Days as a child, will paint a mural with community involvement at the White Oak Public Library Lockport Branch, 121 E. 8th St.

...m. Aug. 26 and Sept. 23 at the Illinois State Museum Lockport Gallery located at 201 W. 10th St. on the main floor of the Norton Building. His Lockport Poetry Project drop boxes are...

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•Flower of Life Gallery — “By the Gods,” a mythology- and religion-themed art show, will open with a reception from 6 to 9 p.m. June 16 and run through August 11 at 1601 S. State St. Details at 815-838-9078 or via Facebook.

    Lockport's annual summer series to celebrate art and history
    In the old canal town of Lockport this summer, art goes beyond traditional oil painting or sketching to incorporate materials such as phytoplankton, neon and grow lights, Mississippi River mud and digital information woven into fabric.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

May 10

Car club calendar

...10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Stacy's Tavern Museum & Glen Ellyn History Center, 800 N. Main St. Vehicle registration, $10 in advance. Registrants will receive two tickets to Stacy's Tavern Museum...

    Car club calendar
    The Chicago suburbs are home to many car lovers and clubs devoted to models ranging from the Alfa Romeo to Volkswagen. The Daily Herald has compiled a list of monthly meetings for area car clubs, as well as several local motorcycling groups.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

May 06

Free computer training at Wauconda library

The Tech Talk Tuesday sessions are set for noon and 5:45 p.m. each day at the library, 801 N. Main St. Registration isn't needed.

    Free computer training at Wauconda library
    The Wauconda Area Library hosts free computer training sessions each Tuesday this month. The Tech Talk Tuesday sessions are set for noon and 5:45 p.m. each day at the library, 801 N. Main St. Registration isn't needed. This week's session will help computer users choose the right device to buy.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

Apr 24

Elburn bank robbery suspect arrested

Elburn police reported that an Old Second National branch, 749 N. Main St., was robbed at 10:19 a.m. by a man who implied he had a gun.

    Elburn bank robbery suspect arrested
    An Elburn bank was robbed Tuesday morning, but police quickly caught the suspect. Elburn police reported that an Old Second National branch, 749 N. Main St., was robbed at 10:19 a.m. by a man who implied he had a gun. Employees gave him a bank bag of cash, and the man left in a vehicle.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

Apr 23

Car club calendar

...10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Stacy's Tavern Museum & Glen Ellyn History Center, 800 N. Main St. Vehicle registration, $10 in advance. Registrants will receive two tickets to Stacy's Tavern Museum...

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...Region of the Walter P. Chrysler (NIR-WPC) Club. Larry Roesch Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep/Ram, 200 W. Grand Ave., just west of York Road, Elmhurst. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. All makes welcome...

    Car club calendar
    The Chicago suburbs are home to many car lovers and clubs devoted to models ranging from the Alfa Romeo to Volkswagen. The Daily Herald has compiled a list of car shows, cruise nights and monthly meetings for area car clubs, as well as several local motorcycling groups.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

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