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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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Date: Saturday, May 10, 2014
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May 10, “CRUISIN’ FOR A CAUSE” CAR SHOW. Union Dairy, 126 E. Douglas, Freeport. 4 pm to 8 pm. Union Dairy and the Freeport Lions Club host this car show with proceeds going to the Lions Club Leader Dog program. Entertainment by 3-D Sound. $10 donation per car. (815-232-7099)

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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: Thursday, November 10, 2016 - Saturday, November 12, 2016

November 10-12, “DISNEY’S THE LITTLE MERMAID”. Jeannette Lloyd Theatre, 701 W. Empire Street, Freeport. Thursday and Friday: 7:30 pm; Saturday: 2 pm and 7:30 pm. The Freeport High School Theatre Department presents this all time favorite. Ariel, a mermaid, is tired of living Under the Sea and wants to explore the land up above. With her friend, Flounder; advisor, Sebastian the Crab; Scuttle the Seagull; King Triton and Ursula the Sea Witch along with many other cast of characters, enjoy the incredible music, wonderful visuals and the excitement of Disney’s Little Mermaid. Tickets may be purchased by calling 815-232-0428 or online at www.fsd145.org/tickets. $8. (815-232-0428)  

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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)