2015-5-30T7:00 AMMay 30, 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
@ Meet at the Lords Park Museum and continue on to Lords Park
Space is limited so register early!
2015-5-27T6:00 PMMay 27, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2015-5-28T6:00 PMMay 28, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2015-5-29T4:00 PMMay 29, 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2015-5-30T7:00 PMMay 30, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
@ The Hemmens Cultural Center
2015-5-29T5:30 AMMay 29, 5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
@ Dunkin DonutsDunkin Donuts95 Clock Tower PlazaElgin, IL 60120-5570
Who doesn't like donuts? On FRIDAY, come get yours between 5:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and support Special Olympics .. it's our annual Cop on Top event. Help us get off the roof and when you donate - you'll get a coupon for a free donut, too!
2015-5-28T7:00 PMMay 28, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
@ Gail Borden Public Library, Meadows Comm. Rooms A-B-C
Jerry Turnquist of the Elgin Historical Society will use numerous photos to illustrate the story of the Elgin National Watch Company that was founded during the Civil War and went on to produce over 60 million “Elgin” watches before closing in the 1960s.
2015-5-29T5:00 PMMay 29, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
@ Meet at Newsome Park, corner of Dundee Ave. and Kimball Street
Mayor David Kaptain will dedicate six new historical interpretive signs in Elgin's Newsome Park. Newsome Park was the site of the first African American church, “Second Baptist Church” 1876 - 1961. The Summit-Hill Neighborhood in partnership with the Elgin History Museum and generous sponsors researched and designed signage showcasing Elgin's African American leadership.
2015-5-31T3:00 PMMay 31, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
@ Gail Borden Public Library, 2nd Floor, River Room
Come share your memories or just to listen during an informal discussion about various aspects of Elgin’s past led by Elgin historians E.C. “Mike” Alft and Jerry Turnquist. Attendees are encouraged to bring memorabilia to share with the audience. Sponsored by the Gail Borden Library.
2015-5-27T6:00 PMMay 27, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
@ City Council Chambers
2015-5-30T11:00 AMMay 30, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Bicycle enthusiasts and foodies unite for cycling activities, crafts, food trucks and a farmers market on the Riverside Drive Promenade (Fox River Trail) from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.
For more information, go to https://www.facebook.com/events/819092698160437/.
2015-5-30T2:30 PMMay 30, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
@ Elgin Art Showcase, 8th Floor
For more information visit www.sidestreetstudioarts.org