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Dates: Monday, December 16, 2013 - Friday, December 20, 2013

December 16-22, “PRETZEL DAYS” AT ATHLETIC MEMORIES. Athletic Memories, 1163 W. Empire Street, Freeport (across from Little Cubs Field). Saturday: 9 am to 5 pm; Sunday: Noon to 5 pm; Weekdays: By Appointment. Ten percent of all in-store sales will be donated to the Pretzel Fans Club in support of Freeport High School’s Athletic Program. Athletic Memories specializes in high school, college, and professional sport products, as well as sports memorabilia, gifts, and promotional products. Customized and personalized product offerings are also available. (815-616-8839 or 815-275-0606)

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Date: Saturday, October 21, 2017
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October 21, “PUTTING THE CAR AWAY” CAR SHOW. Union Dairy, 126 E. Douglas, Freeport. Noon to 4 pm. Show off your car one more time before you put it away for the season. No entry fee. (815-232-7099)

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Date: Saturday, March 1, 2014
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March 1, 6-8, “RABBIT HOLE”. Winneshiek Playhouse, 228 W. Clark Street, Freeport. 7:30 pm. Becca and Howie Corbett have everything a family could want, until a life-shattering accident turns their world upside down and leaves the couple drifting perilously apart. Adult Content. Tickets may be ordered by e-mail: tickets@wplay.org. $15. (815-232-7023)

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Dates: Thursday, March 6, 2014 - Saturday, March 8, 2014
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March 1, 6-8, “RABBIT HOLE”. Winneshiek Playhouse, 228 W. Clark Street, Freeport. 7:30 pm. Becca and Howie Corbett have everything a family could want, until a life-shattering accident turns their world upside down and leaves the couple drifting perilously apart. Adult Content. Tickets may be ordered by e-mail: tickets@wplay.org. $15. (815-232-7023)

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Dates: Friday, August 22, 2014 - Saturday, November 8, 2014

August 22-November 8, “REFIND” EXHIBITION. 28 W. Main Street, Freeport. August 22: 6 pm to 9 pm: Opening Reception; Saturday: 11 am to 2 pm. The Freeport Art Museum hosts this pop-up exhibition which will be located in the former Hoffman Fur building and will feature artists Jeremy Klonicki, Carmen Turner, John Deill and Jesus Correra. The artists will transform the space with art works focused on innovative ways to reuse and up-cycle objects. Suggested Donation: Adults: $3; Seniors and Children: $2. (815-235-9755)

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Dates: Friday, December 4, 2015 - Sunday, December 6, 2015

December 4-6, 11-12, “SAVING GRACE”. Winneshiek Playhouse, 228 W. Clark, Freeport. Friday and Saturday: 7:30 pm; Sunday: 2 pm. Grace is a warmhearted girl who constantly compares her life to heroines in old movies. Grace’s boss, Walter, hopes their working relationship will blossom into romance. Their first date goes awry when Alex, the telephone repairman, arrives. Grace mistakes him for a burglar, and tries to convert him from his life of crime. Enter her strait-laced sister Harriet, and Grace has to pretend that Alex is her husband. Complications and misunderstandings abound in this fast-moving farce. $15. (815-232-7023)

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Dates: Friday, December 11, 2015 - Saturday, December 12, 2015

December 4-6, 11-12, “SAVING GRACE”. Winneshiek Playhouse, 228 W. Clark, Freeport. Friday and Saturday: 7:30 pm; Sunday: 2 pm. Grace is a warmhearted girl who constantly compares her life to heroines in old movies. Grace’s boss, Walter, hopes their working relationship will blossom into romance. Their first date goes awry when Alex, the telephone repairman, arrives. Grace mistakes him for a burglar, and tries to convert him from his life of crime. Enter her strait-laced sister Harriet, and Grace has to pretend that Alex is her husband. Complications and misunderstandings abound in this fast-moving farce. $15. (815-232-7023)

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Date: Saturday, April 6, 2013
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April 6, “SEEING THE NEW DEAL: THE FEDERAL ARTS PROJECT IN THE GREAT DEPRESSION”. Freeport Art Museum, 121 N. Harlem Avenue, Freeport. 1 pm. Andy Dvorak, history and political science instructor at Highland Community College, will present this program which is part of the 2013 One Book/One Freeport community project. It accompanies the current exhibition “WPA Art: An American Story” at the Museum. This talk will investigate the Federal Arts Project, and how it reflected art and society during the Great Depression. Mr. Dvorak will also address its role as a New Deal program, and where it drew support and opposition in the America of the 1930s. A discussion session with comments and questions will take place directly following the presentation. Light refreshments provided. Donations appreciated. (815-235-9755)

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Dates: Friday, December 2, 2016 - Saturday, December 3, 2016

December 2-3, 9-10, “SORRY! WRONG CHIMNEY!”. Winneshiek Playhouse, 228 W. Clark, Freeport. December 2, 3, 9: 7:30 pm; December 10: 2 pm and 7:30 pm. David Tuttle is moonlighting as a department store Santa so that he can buy his wife a fur for Christmas. He tells her he’s working late at the office, but she finds out he isn’t at the office. A suspected other woman, hypnotism, the notorious Santa burglar Kris Kreigle and  his gun toting fiancée, and a confused policeman add up to a rollicking tale that is hilarious entertainment. $15. (815-232-7023)

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Dates: Friday, December 9, 2016 - Saturday, December 10, 2016

December 2-3, 9-10, “SORRY! WRONG CHIMNEY!”. Winneshiek Playhouse, 228 W. Clark, Freeport. December 2, 3, 9: 7:30 pm; December 10: 2 pm and 7:30 pm. David Tuttle is moonlighting as a department store Santa so that he can buy his wife a fur for Christmas. He tells her he’s working late at the office, but she finds out he isn’t at the office. A suspected other woman, hypnotism, the notorious Santa burglar Kris Kreigle and  his gun toting fiancée, and a confused policeman add up to a rollicking tale that is hilarious entertainment. $15. (815-232-7023)