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Thursday, July 26

TURTLE CREEK CHAMBER ORCHESTRA concert at Roxbury Church, 2103 Roxbury Road, Janesville, at 7 p.m. Free admission.

MUSIC IN THE PARK Steely Dane will perform at 7 p.m. at Sinnissippi Park Music Shell, Rockford. Free admission.

HONONEGAH WOMAN'S CLUB (HWC) will meet at 7 p.m. at the Talcott Free Library, 101 E. Main St., Rockton, to finalize details for the annual craft/art fair. Guests are welcome. For more information, contact hwcrocktonil@gmail.com.

Friday, July 27

WELTY ENVIRONMENTAL CENTER, 1201 Big Hill Court, Beloit, will hold a full moon hike from 8-10 p.m. Cost is $5 for members and $7 for non-members. Test your nighttime perception abilities. Sign up online at weltycenter.org.

MUSIC AT HARRY'S PLACE free outdoor concert from 7-9 p.m. at Harry Moore Pavilion, 1160 Riverside Drive, Beloit, featuring the Gary McAdams Band.

FRIDAYS IN THE PARK free live music from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at First National Bank Plaza, corner of State Street and Grand Avenue, Beloit, featuring Gary the Band. Lunch available by Merrill and Houston's Steak Joint for $7.

FOREST PRESERVES OF WINNEBAGO COUNTY, free bat hike from 8-9 p.m. at Seward Bluffs Forest Preserve, 16999 Comly Road, Seward. Bring a small flashlight.

DISCOVERY CENTER MUSEUM, 711 N. Main St., Rockford will host "Maker Mania" from 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. All activities included with museum admission.

Saturday, July 28

BIFF OUTDOORS presents "Coco," showing at dusk in the Beloit Daily News parking lot, 149 State St. Pre-movie entertainment, contests and prizes. Bring lawn chairs or blankets.

SPRING CREEK UCC, 4500 Spring Creek Road, Rockford, hosts the Concert on the Creek 7 p.m. with Patte Armato Lund with Rise Barker. Admission is free. Donations welcome.

WELTY ENVIRONMENTAL CENTER, 1201 Big Hill Court, Beloit, will hold a trail running event from 4-6 p.m. with Paul Dionne. All levels of runners are welcome. The suggested donation is $5-8. Sign up online at weltycenter.org or call 608-362-6212

Tuesday, July 31

MUSIC IN THE PARK Rock Valley Summer Festival Orchestra will perform at 7 p.m. at Sinnissippi Park Music Shell, Rockford. Free admission.

GOLDEN 'K' KIWANIS will meet at 9 a.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 749 Bluff St. The program will be on Arlington Cemetery.

AL-ANON will meet at 7 p.m. at St. Paul Episcopal Church, 212 W. Grand Ave. Use Garden Lane entrance. Al-Anon Helpline is 608-756-1720.

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Wednesday, Aug. 1

TUNES ON THE TERRACE free outdoor concert at Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens, 1354 N. 2nd St., Rockford from 5-8 p.m. featuring The Backroads Trio.

FRIENDS OF AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at First Congregational Church, 801 Bushnell.

FABL FILM NIGHT at 6 p.m. at the Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd. "The Darkest Hour." For adults. Free admission, refreshments provided.

BMHS CLASS OF 1953-1954 will meet for breakfast at 8:30 a.m. at Johnny's Cafe in the Shopko Mall, Beloit. Everyone is welcome.

BMHS CLASS OF 1952 will meet at 11:30 a.m. for lunch at Neli's Family Restaurant, 1055 Gardner St., South Beloit. Classmates in the surrounding area are welcome.

Thursday, Aug. 2

MUSIC IN THE PARK American English Beatles Tribute at 7 p.m. at Sinnissippi Park Music Shell, Rockford. $5 donation will be collected during performance.

THURSDAY MORNING AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 749 Bluff St., Beloit. District Al-Anon Helpline is 608-756-1720.

Friday, Aug. 3

FRIDAYS IN THE PARK free live music from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at First National Bank Plaza, corner of State Street and Grand Avenue, Beloit, featuring Danielle. Lunch available by Zen Sushi for $7.

DOWNTOWN BELOIT ASSOCIATION annual street dance from 5:30-11 p.m. at the 300 block of State Street. The cost is $5. Food and drink may be purchased at the event. For more information, call 608-365-0150.

Saturday, Aug. 4

TURTLE CREEK CHAMBER ORCHESTRA concert at Emmanuel Church, 319 East St., Clinton, at 7 p.m. Free admission.

SPRING CREEK UCC, 4500 Spring Creek Road, Rockford, hosts the Concert on the Creek 7 p.m. with Mark Dvorak. Admission is free. Donations welcome.

BIFF OUTDOORS presents "Up" beginning 30 minutes after sunset at Glitz and Go, 3311 Prairie Ave., Beloit. Free admission. Be sure to bring a lawn chair/blanket. Rain date is Aug. 5.

ANNUAL AUTISM AWARENESS EVENT will be held from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Bryden Motors, 548 Broad St., Beloit. Information and resource booths, fmily activites. Guest speaker will be Maurice Snell.

Sunday, Aug. 5

TURTLE CREEK CHAMBER ORCHESTRA concert at Phoenix Park Band Shell, 111 E Wisconsin St., Delavan, at 7 p.m. Free admission.

LIVE AT LEVINGS Free talent show from 4-6 p.m. and concert from 6-8 p.m. at Levings Park, 1420 S. Pierpont Ave., Rockford, featuring The Fellas Reunion.

VFW POST 2306, 2711 Afton Road, will host a breakfast buffet from 8-11 a.m. The cost is $6 for adults, $3 for ages 5-12 and free for ages 4 and under. Menu includes pancakes/waffles, biscuits and gravy, scrambled eggs, potatoes, sausage, coffee, milk, dessert. For more information, call 608-362-0299.

AMERICAN LEGION 56TH RIFLE SQUAD Corn Boil from noon-4 p.m. at Post 332, 221 W. Main, Rockton. Corn, BBQ chicken or pork chop with the fixings. Cost is $8 for adults, $4 for ages 6-12, free for under 6. Raffle tickets will be sold for $5 each.

Tuesday, Aug. 7

WALWORTH COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Community Center, 826 E. Geneva St., Delavan. An ice cream social and "Genealogy Jeopardy" will follow a brief meeting. Free and open to the public.

KIWANIS CLUB OF BELOIT - NOON will meet at noon at Sophia's Restaurant, 3201 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. For more information, call Steven Hammill at 608-751-7040.

Wednesday, Aug. 8

UNITED METHODIST WOMEN will hold a meeting and program at 9:30 a.m. in Fellowship Hall at River of Life UMC, 2345 Prairie Ave., Beloit. Program will be "Emily's Story: The Brave Journey of an Orphan Train Rider." Everyone is welcome to attend.

TUNES ON THE TERRACE free outdoor concert at Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens, 1354 N. 2nd St., Rockford from 5-8 p.m. featuring H!P Pocket.

FRIENDS OF AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at First Congregational Church, 801 Bushnell.

BIFF OUTDOORS presents "Wonder" beginning 30 minutes after sunset at Old Settlers Park, E. Harwick and S. Blackhawk Boulevard. Free admission. Be sure to bring a lawn chair/blanket. Rain date is Aug. 15.

RAINBOW MOVIE SERIES at 6 p.m. at the Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd. "The Wedding Banquet" For adults, refreshments provided. Yellow Brick Road will be leading a discussion after the movie.

BHS CLASS OF 1953-1954 will meet for beakfast at 8:30 a.m. at Johnny's Cafe in the Shopko Mall, Beloit. Everyone is welcome.

Thursday, Aug. 9

THURSDAY MORNING AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 749 Bluff St., Beloit. District Al-Anon Helpline is 608-756-1720.

LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF BELOIT will host the "Watershed Game" at the Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd., at 11:30 a.m. Fun way to learn about water resources.

Friday, Aug. 10

MUSIC AT HARRY'S PLACE free outdoor concert from 7-9 p.m. at Harry Moore Pavilion, 1160 Riverside Drive, Beloit, featuring Mr. Big Stuff.

FRIDAYS IN THE PARK free live music from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at First National Bank Plaza, corner of State Street and Grand Avenue, Beloit, featuring the Harlan Jefferson Trio. Lunch available by Domenico's Italian Ristorante for $7.

STATELINE GENEALOGY CLUB will meet from 10 a.m.-noon at the Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd. FamilySearch.org webinar by Liv Anderson teaches how to use the wiki when doing Scandinavian research.

BMHS CLASS OF 1950 will hold their monthly luncheon meeting at 11:30 a.m. at Boundaries Bar and Grill, 3807 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. All classmates, spouses and friends are welcome.

Saturday, Aug. 11

RESONATE CHURCH, 2707 Bond Place, Janesville, hosts swing dance lessons at 7:30 p.m. with a social dance for teens/adults from 8-10 p.m. Cost is $3. No partner necessary, beginners welcome.

SPRING CREEK UCC, 4500 Spring Creek Road, Rockford, hosts the Concert on the Creek 7 p.m. with Dave Rudolf. Admission is free. Donations welcome.

BELOIT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (BIFF) will hold its annual Summer Blockbuster street party from 5-11 p.m. at the Ironworks Campus. Admission is $5 (free for ages 12 and under).

MUSIC @ 605 live music beginning at 2 p.m. at the Blender Cafe in the Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd., featuring folk duo Andy and Judy. Admission is free.

2018 US KUBB OPEN at Riverside Park, 1160 S. Riverside Drive. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Play starts at 9 a.m. The cost is $40 per team. Register at www.kubbunited.com/us-kubb-open.

Sunday, Aug. 12

DOMINGOS EN EL PARQUE 2-8 p.m. at Levings Park, 1420 S. Pierpont Ave., Rockford. presenting the music, art and culture of Rockford's Latino community, featuring Los Ahijados del Barranco, Grupo Aries and more.

Wednesday, Aug. 15

TUNES ON THE TERRACE free outdoor concert at Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens, 1354 N. 2nd St., Rockford from 5-8 p.m. featuring Paper Airplane.

FRIENDS OF AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at First Congregational Church, 801 Bushnell.

BROADWAY & HOLLYWOOD: GREAT MUSICALS at 6 p.m. at the Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd. "Gentlemen Prefer Blonds." For adults, refreshments provided.

Thursday, Aug. 16

THURSDAY MORNING AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 749 Bluff St., Beloit. District Al-Anon Helpline is 608-756-1720.

BELOIT NEW LIFE CHURCH, 1146 Grant St., free community dinner from 5:30-6:30 p.m. For more information, call the church office at 608-365-2652.

Friday, Aug. 17

MUSIC AT HARRY'S PLACE free outdoor concert from 7-9 p.m. at Harry Moore Pavilion, 1160 Riverside Drive, Beloit, featuring Rainbow Bridge Band.

FRIDAYS IN THE PARK free live music from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at First National Bank Plaza, corner of State Street and Grand Avenue, Beloit, featuring That Gurl. Lunch available by La Casa Grande for $7.

Saturday, Aug. 18

SPRING CREEK UCC, 4500 Spring Creek Road, Rockford, hosts the Concert on the Creek 7 p.m. with Lee Murdock and the Blue Horizon Band. Admission is free. Donations welcome.

CITY OF BELOIT DIRTY DASH youth mud run/obstacle course for ages 5-18 at Big Hill Park, 2101 Big Hill Road, from 8 a.m.-noon. Cost is $25. Rgister online at beloitdirtydash2018.eventbrite.com.

Sunday, Aug. 19

ROCKTON HONONEGAH WOMAN'S CLUB 48th annual Arts and Crafts Fair is from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. at Settler's Park, Rockton. Event features local arts and crafts, food vendors, 50/50 raffle, live music. Admission is free. Proceeds benefit club's service projects. For more information, email hwcrocktonil@gmail.com.

ST STANISLAUS CHURCH, 201 Buckbee St., Rockford, will host Polish Fest from 11:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Traditional ethnic food and pastries, games for children, entertainment, raffles and Bingo.

The public is invited and admission is free.

Tuesday, Aug. 21

KIWANIS CLUB OF BELOIT - NOON will meet at noon at Sophia's Restaurant, 3201 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. For more information, call Steven Hammill at 608-751-7040.

Wednesday, Aug. 22

TUNES ON THE TERRACE free outdoor concert at Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens, 1354 N. 2nd St., Rockford from 5-8 p.m. featuring Kelly Steward.

FRIENDS OF AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at First Congregational Church, 801 Bushnell.

BELOIT AREA COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, 74 Eclipse Center, Beloit, hosts their annual Back to School Night from 1-6:30 p.m. to all community children. Each child will receive a backpack filled with school supplies and have access to school/sports physicals for a reduced fee of $25 or covered by Medicaid. Schedule an appointment by calling 608-361-0311.

Thursday, Aug. 23

THURSDAY MORNING AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 749 Bluff St., Beloit. District Al-Anon Helpline is 608-756-1720.

Friday, Aug. 24

FRIDAYS IN THE PARK free live music from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at First National Bank Plaza, corner of State Street and Grand Avenue, Beloit, featuring Brothers Quinn. Lunch available by Suds O'Hanahan's for $7.

FRIENDS OF THE RIVERFRONT will host their free Movie on the Big Lawn beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Riverside Park. Pixar's "Brave" will be shown at 8:30 p.m. Bring your own chairs and blankets. Food vendors on site.

Saturday, Aug. 25

SPRING CREEK UCC, 4500 Spring Creek Road, Rockford, hosts the Concert on the Creek 7 p.m. with Tom Mac Group. Admission is free. Donations welcome.

SOUTH BELOIT FIREMAN'S ASSOCIATION annual corn boil from 11 a.m.-11 p.m. at South Beloit City Park, 899 Marvin St. Flea market, music, food and more.

Sunday, Aug. 26

MIDTOWN ETHNIC FESTIVAL will be held from noon-6 p.m. at the Rockford Public School Administration Building, 501 7th St., Rockford. Parade starts at 1 p.m. Free community event. For more information, visit www.midtowndistrict.org.

MUSICA MAXIMA concert will be held at 3 p.m. at First Congregational Church, 801 Bushnell St., Beloit, featuring Johanna Baldwin, piano; Hannah Tobias, flute; Max Yount, organ and piano. Admission is free. A freewill offering will be taken.

Tuesday, Aug. 28

ROCKTON QUILT CLUB meets from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 2336 Freeport Road, Rockton. New members welcome.

Wednesday, Aug. 29

TUNES ON THE TERRACE free outdoor concert at Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens, 1354 N. 2nd St., Rockford from 5-8 p.m. featuring Kevin Earlywine.

FRIENDS OF AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at First Congregational Church, 801 Bushnell.

NATURAL LAND INSTITUTE summer lecture series from 6-7 p.m. at Prairie Street Brewhouse, 200 Prairie St., Rockford. "Foraging: Eat Local, Drink Local" with Josh Tourville. Cost is $6 per person and includes one beverage. Pre-register online at www.naturalland.org/calendar.

Thursday, Aug. 30

THURSDAY MORNING AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 749 Bluff St., Beloit. District Al-Anon Helpline is 608-756-1720.

Friday, Aug. 31

MUSIC AT HARRY'S PLACE free outdoor concert from 7-9 p.m. at Harry Moore Pavilion, 1160 Riverside Drive, Beloit, featuring the Dave Potter Trio.

FRIDAYS IN THE PARK free live music from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at First National Bank Plaza, corner of State Street and Grand Avenue, Beloit, featuring Susan Picking and the Leg Up Band. Lunch available by Domenico's Italian Ristorante for $7.

Saturday, Sept. 1

SPRING CREEK UCC, 4500 Spring Creek Road, Rockford, hosts the Concert on the Creek 7 p.m. with Barb City Stompers. Admission is free. Donations welcome.

Wednesday, Sept. 5

TUNES ON THE TERRACE free outdoor concert at Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens, 1354 N. 2nd St., Rockford from 5-8 p.m. featuring After 5 Jazz.

Friday, Sept. 7

FRIDAYS IN THE PARK free live music from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at First National Bank Plaza, corner of State Street and Grand Avenue, Beloit, featuring Frank and Co. Band. Lunch available by Fresco Fajita House for $7.

FESTIVAL ON THE ROCK from 4 p.m.-midnight at Preservation Park, 444 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. Festivities include carnival rides, food vendors, bags tournament, cardboard boat regatta, beer tent and live music. Fireworks at 8:30 pm. Free admission and parking.

Saturday, Sept. 8

RESONATE CHURCH, 2707 Bond Place, Janesville, hosts swing dance lessons at 7:30 p.m. with a social dance for teens/adults from 8-10 p.m. Cost is $3. No partner necessary, beginners welcome.

SPRING CREEK UCC, 4500 Spring Creek Road, Rockford, hosts the Concert on the Creek 7 p.m. with Arch Smith. Admission is free. Donations welcome.

ROCK RIVER VALLEY CARVERS OF WISCONSIN 13th Annual Show and Sale from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Rock County Fairgrounds, 1301 Craig Ave., Janesville. Admission is free. Donations accepted. Wood carving exhibitors, demonstrations, raffle, food and vendors. For more information, call www.rockrivervalleycarvers.com.

FESTIVAL ON THE ROCK from 8 a.m.-midnight at Preservation Park, 444 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. Festivities include carnival rides, food vendors, bags tournament, beer tent and live music. Free admission and parking.

ROCKFORD AREA ARTS COUNCIL hosts the "Beattie is ... Returns" Arts Festival from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. beginning with an opening ceremony and parade at Beattie Park to the festival grounds at City Market Pavilion, 100 Water St., Rockford. Family friendly event. Admission is free.

Sunday, Sept. 9

BELOIT HISTORICAL SOCIETY, 845 Hackett St., Heritage Days Festival from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Arts, crafts, history impersonators and more. Entry is $3.

Wednesday, Sept. 12

TUNES ON THE TERRACE free outdoor concert at Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens, 1354 N. 2nd St., Rockford from 5-8 p.m. featuring Reed & Waddy.

Friday, Sept. 14

FRIDAYS IN THE PARK free live music from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at First National Bank Plaza, corner of State Street and Grand Avenue, Beloit, featuring Justin Jones and Brian Olson. Lunch available by Lucy's #7 Burger Bar for $7.

Saturday, Sept. 15

SPRING CREEK UCC, 4500 Spring Creek Road, Rockford, hosts the Concert on the Creek 7 p.m. with Vince Chiarelli Band. Admission is free. Donations welcome.

THUNDER ON THE ROCK BOAT RACING from 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Wooten Park, 1451 4th St., Beloit. Stock outboard, modified outboard, junior classes, meet the drivers, and more.

Sunday, Sept. 16

KLEHM ARBORETUN AND BOTANIC GARDEN, 2715 S. Main St., will host the Hot Diggity Dog Festival from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Adoption agencies, dog related vendors, demonstrations, dog costume contest and more. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for seniors, kids 12 and under and Klehm members.

THUNDER ON THE ROCK BOAT RACING from 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Wooten Park, 1451 4th St., Beloit. Stock outboard, modified outboard, junior classes, meet the drivers, and more.

BELOIT AUTORAMA from 8-4 p.m. at Preservation Park, 3444 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. Car show, parts swap, arts & crafts, car corral. Admission is $7 for ages 15 and over; $2 for ages 8-15; under 8 is free. Proceeds benefit Lions Club community projects and programs.

Wednesday, Sept. 19

TUNES ON THE TERRACE free outdoor concert at Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens, 1354 N. 2nd St., Rockford from 5-8 p.m. featuring Trinadora Rocks.

Friday, Sept. 21

FRIDAYS IN THE PARK free live music from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at First National Bank Plaza, corner of State Street and Grand Avenue, Beloit, featuring the Sweifel Brothers. Lunch available by Zen Sushi for $7.

DOWNTOWN BELOIT ASSOCIATION Oktoberfest on the 300 block of State Street from 5:30-11 p.m. German beer, food vendors, music. Admission is $5, $1 children 4-11, under 4 are free. Sidewalk Sales from 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 22

SPRING CREEK UCC, 4500 Spring Creek Road, Rockford, hosts the Concert on the Creek 7 p.m. with Olivia Dvorak. Admission is free. Donations welcome.

Tuesday, Sept. 25

ROCKTON QUILT CLUB meets from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 2336 Freeport Road, Rockton. New members welcome.

Saturday, Sept. 29

ALPACA FARM DAYS from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Pacesetter Alpaca Farm, 5546 W. Plymouth Church Road. Free admission. See alpacas up close, kids activities, food, demonstrations.

Sunday, Sept. 30

ALPACA FARM DAYS from noon-4 p.m. at Pacesetter Alpaca Farm, 5546 W. Plymouth Church Road, Beloit. Free admission. See alpacas up close, kids activities, food, demonstrations.

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