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Date: Saturday, April 22, 2017
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April 22, “COME GROW WITH US” OPEN HOUSE. WinnPrairie, 1545 S. Forest Road, Freeport. 1 pm to 4 pm. Experience what makes WinnPrairie such a special place for residents to call home. You can taste samples from their Food and Beverage Department, enjoy entertainment provided by Red Bird Country from 1:30 pm to 3 pm, tour the facility, participate in a raffle, and much more. (815-656-4800)

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Date: Saturday, December 7, 2013
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December 7, “COMING HOME” CHRISTMAS CONCERT. Park Hills Church, 2525 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport. 7 pm. Enjoy this Christmas Concert to benefit Jarrod and Amanda Stichter’s adoption. Plus desserts and silent auction. Adults: $10; Children 2 to 12: $5; Children Under 2: Free. (815-238-4100)

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Date: Thursday, February 16, 2017
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February 16, “CROSSED SABERS: A HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES CAVALRY”. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport. 6:30 pm. One of the most enduring, evocative, and romantic images in all of American martial history is the horse mounted cavalry trooper. The image of the fully decked out trooper mounted on their trusty stead is etched in the American memory. Dr. Martin Quirk’s presentation will explore the birth of the United States Cavalry from the Revolutionary War to the Present. Part of the Lectures in American History Series sponsored by the Freeport Public Library Foundation. (815-233-3000)

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Dates: Friday, April 8, 2016 - Saturday, April 9, 2016

April 8-9, 15-16, “DEARLY DEPARTED”. Winneshiek Playhouse, 228 W. Clark, Freeport. April 8, 15-16: 7:30 pm; April 9: 2 pm and 7:30 pm. In the Baptist backwoods of the Bible Belt, the beleaguered Turpin family proves that living and dying in the South are seldom tidy and always hilarious. When the patriarch of the Turpin family keels over dead, the struggle to get him buried involves the whole clan, including the not-so-grieving widow who wants to put “Mean and Surly” on the tombstone. Amidst the chaos, the Turpins turn for comfort to their friends and neighbors, an eccentric community of misfits who just manage to pull together and help each other through their hours of need. $15. (815-232-7023)

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Dates: Friday, April 15, 2016 - Saturday, April 16, 2016
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April 8-9, 15-16, “DEARLY DEPARTED”. Winneshiek Playhouse, 228 W. Clark, Freeport. April 8, 15-16: 7:30 pm; April 9: 2 pm and 7:30 pm. In the Baptist backwoods of the Bible Belt, the beleaguered Turpin family proves that living and dying in the South are seldom tidy and always hilarious. When the patriarch of the Turpin family keels over dead, the struggle to get him buried involves the whole clan, including the not-so-grieving widow who wants to put “Mean and Surly” on the tombstone. Amidst the chaos, the Turpins turn for comfort to their friends and neighbors, an eccentric community of misfits who just manage to pull together and help each other through their hours of need. $15. (815-232-7023)

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Dates: Friday, March 6, 2015 - Saturday, March 7, 2015
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March 6-7, 12-14, “DEATHTRAP”. Winneshiek Playhouse, 228 W. Clark Street, Freeport. 7:30 pm. A fun, suspenseful play that will leave audiences guessing up to the very end. A successful writer in a dry spell receives a script from a student in the seminar he is teaching and quickly a plan develops to make the script his next hit. $15. (815-232-7023 or tickets@wplay.org)

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Dates: Thursday, March 12, 2015 - Saturday, March 14, 2015
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March 6-7, 12-14, “DEATHTRAP”. Winneshiek Playhouse, 228 W. Clark Street, Freeport. 7:30 pm. A fun, suspenseful play that will leave audiences guessing up to the very end. A successful writer in a dry spell receives a script from a student in the seminar he is teaching and quickly a plan develops to make the script his next hit. $15. (815-232-7023 or tickets@wplay.org)

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Date: Tuesday, August 18, 2015
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August 18, “DEMENTIA 101”. Oakley Courts, 3117 Kunkle Boulevard, Freeport. 6 pm to 7 pm. The public is invited to attend this overview of Alzheimer’s disease and other causes of dementia, including a “virtual dementia” experience, and information on local resources and support for caregivers. Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served. (815-233-5129)

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Dates: Friday, September 9, 2016 - Saturday, September 10, 2016
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September 9,10,16,17,18, “ESCANABA IN DA MOONLIGHT”. Winneshiek Playhouse, 228 W. Clark, Freeport. September 9, 10, 16, 17: 7:30 pm; September 18: 2 pm. When the Soady clan reunites for the opening day of deer season at the family’s Upper Peninsula camp, thirty-five year old Reuben Soady brings with him the infamous reputation of being the oldest Soady in the history of the Soadys never to bag a buck. In a hunting story to beat all hunting stories, this comedy spins a hilarious tale of humor, horror and heart as Reuben goes to any and all lengths to remove himself from the wrong end of the family record book. $15. (815-232-7023)

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Dates: Friday, September 16, 2016 - Saturday, September 17, 2016
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September 9,10,16,17,18, “ESCANABA IN DA MOONLIGHT”. Winneshiek Playhouse, 228 W. Clark, Freeport. September 9, 10, 16, 17: 7:30 pm; September 18: 2 pm. When the Soady clan reunites for the opening day of deer season at the family’s Upper Peninsula camp, thirty-five year old Reuben Soady brings with him the infamous reputation of being the oldest Soady in the history of the Soadys never to bag a buck. In a hunting story to beat all hunting stories, this comedy spins a hilarious tale of humor, horror and heart as Reuben goes to any and all lengths to remove himself from the wrong end of the family record book. $15. (815-232-7023)