Date: Saturday, October 13, 2012
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October 13, “A PRAIRIE TABLE: AN EVENING OF ARTFUL DINING”. Freeport Country Club, 1614 S. Park Boulevard, Freeport. 6 pm to 10 pm. The 23rd annual gala fundraiser to celebrate and support the Freeport Art Museum. The event features a gourmet dinner, live art painting, and an exciting live art auction. $95. (815-235-9755)

Date: Thursday, July 5, 2012
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July 5, “ATTRACTING BENEFICIAL INSECTS TO YOUR GARDEN”. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas, Freeport. 6 pm to 7 pm. In this program presented by the University of Illinois Extension-Stephenson County, Candice Miller, Horticulture Educator serving Northern Illinois, will discuss how not all insects are bad! You will learn to identify those good insects in your garden and the methods of attracting these insects and getting them to stick around. Pre-registration required. $5. (815-235-4125)

Date: Thursday, August 9, 2012
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August 9, “DEALING WITH DROUGHT IN THE HOME LANDSCAPE”. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas, Freeport. 6 pm to 7 pm. University of Illinois Extension Horticulture Educator Candice Miller will discuss the impacts the drought is having on our landscape, as well as give recommendations on actions that need to be taken in your yard now. The most recent drought news will also be shared. No fee, but pre-registration requested. (815-235-4125)

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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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Date: Monday, August 11, 2014
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August 3,4,10,11, “LOVE LETTERS”. August 3 and 10: Main Street Bistro, 109 S. Galena Avenue, Freeport; August 4 and 11: This Is It Eatery, 16 N. Chicago Avenue, Freeport.  August 3 and 10: 5 pm; August 4 and 11: 6 pm. Enjoy this dinner/theater extravaganza where “Love Letters” will be performed by Winneshiek Players at each of the restaurants.  At Main Street Bistro, experience Chef Craig’s twist on a delicious dinner buffet of roasted chicken, crab seafood stew, veggies and potatoes.  Vicki Hooper and Rich Burkenshaw perform on August 3 and Kelley and Doug Munda perform on August 10.  The evening begins at 5 pm with fun appetizers, followed by dinner at 6 pm and the performance at 7 pm.  At This Is It Eatery, enjoy a grilled 12 oz. rib eye steak, jumbo fried shrimp, baked potato, a salad and fried oreos. Kelley and Doug Munda perform on August 4 and Vicki Hooper and Rich Burkenshaw perform on August 11. The evening begins at 6 pm with dinner followed by the performance at 7 pm. $30 (Includes dinner and performance at either restaurant; beverages are separate). (815-232-7023)

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Date: Monday, August 4, 2014
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August 3,4,10,11, “LOVE LETTERS”. August 3 and 10: Main Street Bistro, 109 S. Galena Avenue, Freeport; August 4 and 11: This Is It Eatery, 16 N. Chicago Avenue, Freeport.  August 3 and 10: 5 pm; August 4 and 11: 6 pm. Enjoy this dinner/theater extravaganza where “Love Letters” will be performed by Winneshiek Players at each of the restaurants.  At Main Street Bistro, experience Chef Craig’s twist on a delicious dinner buffet of roasted chicken, crab seafood stew, veggies and potatoes.  Vicki Hooper and Rich Burkenshaw perform on August 3 and Kelley and Doug Munda perform on August 10.  The evening begins at 5 pm with fun appetizers, followed by dinner at 6 pm and the performance at 7 pm.  At This Is It Eatery, enjoy a grilled 12 oz. rib eye steak, jumbo fried shrimp, baked potato, a salad and fried oreos. Kelley and Doug Munda perform on August 4 and Vicki Hooper and Rich Burkenshaw perform on August 11. The evening begins at 6 pm with dinner followed by the performance at 7 pm. $30 (Includes dinner and performance at either restaurant; beverages are separate). (815-232-7023)

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Date: Thursday, April 24, 2014
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April 24, ‘THIS IS MY SISTER”: A DOCUMENTARY TO RAISE AWARENESS OF THE SPECIAL NEEDS COMMUNITY. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas, Freeport. 6 pm to 8 pm. An opportunity to view a feature film about “a rare life-affirming journey told from those who have been in the shadows”. Meet the film director Frank Caruso and join the discussion on how to bring about positive change for those born with developmental disabilities. Refreshments served. Donations welcome which will benefit a local summer camp for teens with disabilities. (815-266-9657)

Date: Saturday, August 25, 2012
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August 25, 11TH ANNUAL “BARK AT THE MOON” POKER RUN. Logan’s Bar and Grill, 1805 S. West Avenue, Freeport. 6 pm. ABATE of Illinois, Inc. – Freeport Chapter hosts this poker run with sign-up from 6 pm to 7 pm and last bike in by 10 pm. $10. (815-232-7065)

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Date: Friday, February 8, 2013
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February 8, 21ST ANNUAL WINE, CHEESE AND CHOCOLATE. Freeport Art Museum, 121 N. Harlem Avenue, Freeport. 6 pm to 9 pm. Enjoy a night at the Art Museum while you sample a variety of fine wines, gourmet cheese and decadent chocolates. Plus bid on gourmet wine, cheese and chocolate gifts in a silent auction. A commemorative wine glass is included. Art Museum Members: $20; Non-Members: $23; At the Door: $25. (815-235-9755)

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Date: Saturday, May 3, 2014
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May 3, 3RD ANNUAL RAISE THE WOOF COMEDY NIGHT. Freeport Moose Lodge, 601 E. South Street, Freeport. 6 pm: Doors Open; 8 pm: Show. Enjoy three professional stand-up comedians in this benefit for Critter Camp Exotic Pet Sanctuary and for Friends Forever Humane Society. Silent Auction, free chair massages and psychic readings, full bar and grill menu available. Please park in East Lot. In Advance: $20; At the Door: $25; VIP Tables: $200 includes 8 tickets. (815-266-1342)

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