Thursday, Feb. 6

BELOIT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (BIFF) will have a Sneak Peek at 6 p.m. at the Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd. Greg Gerard, film festival director, will share clips and talk about how BIFF happens each year.

BELOIT CIVIC THEATRE presents “37 Postcards” at 7:30 p.m. at the Elizabeth Reinholz Theatre, 1225 4th St. All seats are $10. Order online at www.beloitcivictheatre.org.

TALCOTT FREE LIBRARY, 101 E. Main St., Rockton, presents “Murder, Mayhem, Mystery and the Birth of Motion Pictures” at 6 p.m. with Craig Pierce. See rare clips of earliest motion pictures. For ages 13+.

Friday, Feb. 7

BELOIT CIVIC THEATRE presents “37 Postcards” at 7:30 p.m. at the Elizabeth Reinholz Theatre, 1225 4th St. All seats are $10. Order online at www.beloitcivictheatre.org.

ST. JOHN'S LUTHERAN SCHOOL, 1000 Bluff St., Beloit, will hold an Open House from 4-6 p.m. Food, games and prizes. Meet the teachers and tour the school.

BELOIT ART CENTER, 520 E Grand Ave, Beloit, will have an artists reception from 5-8 p.m. Jessica Willyerd will be featured in the Main Gallery and Anita Wildermuth in the Bell Gallery.

Saturday, Feb. 8

BELOIT HISTORICAL SOCIETY and BLACK WOMEN IN BUSINESS will host the 2nd Annual Black Women in Business Expo from 1-5 p.m. at Lincoln Center, 845 Hackett St., Beloit. Speakers, artists, food, vendors. Performance by the Nightingales at 3 p.m. Open to all. No entrance fee, donations welcome. For more information, call 608-365-7835.

LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS Centennial Luncheon will be held from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Cargill Methodist Church, 2000 Wesley Ave., Janesville. Guest speaker is Meagan Wolfe, Wisconsin Elections Commission Administrator. Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Purchase tickets online at www.lwvjvl.org/news-1.

BELOIT CIVIC THEATRE presents “37 Postcards” at 3 p.m. and again at 7:30 p.m. at the Elizabeth Reinholz Theatre, 1225 4th St. All seats are $10. Order online at www.beloitcivictheatre.org.

KATIE’S CUP, 502 7th St., Rockford, will feature Emerald Wind on harp and flute. Free and open to the public. Donations accepted.

Sunday, Feb. 9

MUSICA MAXIMA will perform at 3 p.m. at First Congregational Church, 801 Bushnell St., Beloit. The concert will be with winners of the Nie Young Artist Scholarship Competition.

DISCOVERY CENTER MUSEUM, 711 N. Main St., Rockford, will host Chocolate Sundae Sunday from 2-4 p.m. Crafts and ice cream with all the fixings. Admission is $3 per person; $2 for members. Admission to the museum is separate.

Monday, Feb. 10

OLD STONE CHURCH, 101 E. Union St., Rockton, Substance Abuse/Suicide Grief Group will meet from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Feb. 11

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

BELOIT EVENING LIONS will have a board meeting at 6:30 p.m., with regular meeting to follow, at Boundaries, 3807 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. Order off the menu at 5 p.m. For more information, call Joe at 608-751-5503.

Wednesday, Feb. 12

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

JUSTICE OVERCOMING BORDERS OF ROCK COUNTY will meet in the community room at 6 p.m. at the Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd., to screen "FIX IT: Healthcare at the Tipping Point." Discussion to follow, refreshments will be served. If attending, send an email to justiceovercomingborders@charter.net.

Thursday, Feb. 13

BELOIT CHAPTER DAR will meet from 1:15-3 p.m. at 517 Prospect St. The topic is Education: “DAR Good Citizens Honoring High School Good Citizens” by Karen Affeldt.

ALZHEIMER’S AND DEMENTIA ALLIANCE OF WISCONSIN will hold a Memory Cafe from 9:30-11 a.m. at the Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd. For those with mild memory loss, cognitive impairment or early Alzheimer’s. Topic is “Wisconsin Fur Trade” with Welty Environmental Center.

THURSDAY MORNING AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at Our Saviors Lutheran Church, 749 Bluff St., Beloit.

CITY OF BELOIT POLICE DEPARTMENT will hold “Cone With a Cop” from 5:30-6:30 at the Beloit Culvers, 2676 Cranston Road. Kids can enjoy coloring and a free single scoop of custard.

NOON LIONS will hold its annual Valentine’s Dinner with cocktails at 6 p.m. and dinner at 7 p.m. at the Butterfly Club, 5246 E. County Road X, Beloit.

KATIE’S CUP, 502 7th St., Rockford, will feature Tribute Trio with a Beatles Night sing-along. Free and open to the public. Donations accepted.

BHS CLASS OF 1948 will meet for lunch at 1 p.m. at Sophia's, 3201 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. Everybody is welcome.

BMHS CLASS OF 1959 will meet at 11:30 a.m. for lunch at Cartune’s, 2640 Prairie Ave.,  Beloit.

BMHS CLASS OF 1958 will meet at 11:30 a.m. at  Sophia's, 3201 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. No reservation needed, guests welcome.

Saturday, Feb. 15

MARINE CORPS LEAGUE DETACHMENT 623 will meet at 1 p.m. at VFW Post 1621, 1015 Center Ave, Janesville. For more information, call John Burwitz at 636-841-1111.

PRO-LIFE WISCONSIN-ROCK COUNTY CHAPTER will meet from 10:30-11:30 a.m. in the classroom at the Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd. All are welcome. For more information, email plwrcc@charter.net.

BELOIT JUNIOR WOMAN'S CLUB will meet in the community room at the Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd. Social time will be at 6:30 p.m., program will start at 7 p.m. and business meeting at 7:30 p.m. The public is welcome to attend.

HOO'S WOODS will present a raptor education program at the Milton Public Library, 430 E. High St., from 1-2 p.m. A bald eagle release will follow at 2:30 p.m. at the Tallgrass Prairies, 3129 N. County Road N, Milton. Free to the public, donations accepted.

Sunday, Feb. 16

MARINE CORPS LEAGUE DETACHMENT 623 breakfast from 9 a.m.-noon at VFW Post 1621, 1015 Center Ave, Janesville. Cost is $8, all you can eat.

MIDWAY VILLAGE MUSEUM, 6799 Guilford Road, Rockford, features local historian Amanda Becker at 2 p.m. Becker will discuss her book “Rockford’s Forgotten Driving Park.” Tickets are $10 for general admission; $7 for members and $6 for students. Register online at https://tinyurl.com/drivingparklecture.

Tuesday, Feb. 18

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

BMHS CLASS OF 1955 lunch and social time at 11 a.m. at the Road Dawg, 2956 Milwaukee Road, Beloit. All classmates welcome.

50 NORTH COMMUNITY CENTER, 302 W. Main St., Rockton, will have Game Day from 1-4 p.m. Refreshments served.

Wednesday, Feb. 19

BROADWAY & HOLLYWOOD: GREAT MUSICALS at 6 p.m. at the Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd. Film is “The Cole Porter Story.” Refreshments provided.

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

Thursday, Feb. 20

THURSDAY MORNING AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at Our Saviors Lutheran Church, 749 Bluff St., Beloit.

CITY OF BELOIT FIRE DEPARTMENT will hold “Fries with Firefighters” from 6-7 p.m. at the Beloit Culvers, 2676 Cranston Road. Kids will receive a free book courtesy of Beloit’s Literacy for Life initiative.

NOON LIONS will have a meeting at 11:30 a.m. upstairs at Boundaries Bar & Grill, 3807 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit, followed by lunch downstairs.

BELOIT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (BIFF) will celebrate its 15 year anniversary with BIFF FestEve 2020 from 6-9 p.m. at IronTek on the Ironworks Campus. Tickets are $30 and include food, beverage and entertainment. Tickets are available online at beloitfilmfest.org/festeve2020.

BELOIT NEW LIFE CHURCH, 1146 Grant St. Free Community Dinner from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Food and fellowship. For more information, call the church office at 608-365-2652.

WILD ONES will meet at 7 p.m. at the Rock Valley College Physical Education Center PEC0110 (lower level), 3301 N. Mulford Road, Rockford. Program will be "Aldo Leopold, Phenology and Climate Change." Free and open to the public.

ECOLAB RETIREES will have a luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at Domenico's, 547 E. Grand Ave., Beloit. Call Duane for more information, 608-752-3735.

Friday, Feb. 21

KATIE’S CUP will host its 2nd Annual Dessert Auction from 5-8:30 p.m. at the Mauh-Nah-Tee-See Club, 5151 Guilford Road, Rockford. A variety of desserts from local restaurants and bakeries will be auctioned off to support continuing Midtown redevelopment and revitalization efforts.

Saturday, Feb. 22

IRISH MARCHING SOCIETY presents “An Evening of Irish Music” from 7-9 p.m. at Spring Creek United Church of Christ, 4500 Spring Creek Road, Rockford. Featuring Jimmy Keane and Dave Curley. Cost is $25 at the door or at www.irishmarchingsociety.com.

KATIE’S CUP, 502 7th St., Rockford, will feature Emerald Wind on harp and flute. Free and open to the public. Donations accepted.

WELTY ENVIRONMENTAL CENTER, Big Hill Park, Beloit, will hold its 14th Annual Maple Sugar Fest from 8 a.m.-noon. Maple tree tapping, boiling demos, kids crafts, breakfast with real maple syrup. Cost is $8 for adults and $3 for kids ages 2-12. Kids under 2 are free.

MIDWAY VILLAGE MUSEUM, 6799 Guilford Road, Rockford, presents “HERstory: Women Who Dared” from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. to celebrate the passage of the 19th amendment. For all ages. Activities included with museum admission.

Monday, Feb. 24

OLD STONE CHURCH, 101 E. Union St., Rockton, Substance Abuse/Suicide Grief Group will meet from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Feb. 25

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

NOON LIONS will co-host a blood drive with the American Red Cross at Peoples Church, 340 W Grand Ave., Beloit, from 1-6 p.m.

BELOIT EVENING LIONS will have a meeting at 7 p.m. at Boundaries, 3807 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. Order off the menu at 5:30 p.m. For more information, call Joe at 608-751-5503.

Wednesday, Feb. 26

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

Thursday, Feb. 27

THURSDAY MORNING AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at Our Saviors Lutheran Church, 749 Bluff St., Beloit.

Monday, March 2

BOY SCOUT TROOP 608 will hold their 58th Annual Pancake Supper at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 749 Bluff St., Beloit, from 4-7 p.m. Cost is $4 for adults and $2 for children under age 11.

Tuesday, March 3

ROCK RIVER VALLEY CARVERS free beginning carver class from 6-8 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church, 419 E. Court St., Janesville. All material and tools included. Contact Tom Kautz at 608-868-4522 to register.

Thursday, March 5

INTERMEDIATE WOMEN’S CLUB OF BELOIT will meet for lunch at noon at the Ironworks Hotel, 500 Pleasant St., Beloit. Program will be on "Your Garbage-Where's It Go?". To cancel your reservation, call Sandi at 815-543-4194 by March 1.

Monday, March 9

OLD STONE CHURCH, 101 E. Union St., Rockton, Substance Abuse/Suicide Grief Group will meet from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 12

KATIE’S CUP, 502 7th St., Rockford, will feature Truman’s Ridge. Free and open to the public. Donations accepted.

Friday, March 14

KATIE’S CUP, 502 7th St., Rockford, will feature Emma Clark guitar and vocals. Free and open to the public. Donations accepted.

Sunday, March 15

MUSICA MAXIMA will perform at 3 p.m. with guest artist Matthew Bengtson, performing music of the Viennese Classical period on the fortepiano, in the gathering room at First Congregational Church, Beloit. Admission is free, donations accepted.

Tuesday, March 17

ROCK RIVER VALLEY CARVERS free beginning carver class from 6-8 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church, 419 E. Court St., Janesville. All material and tools included. Contact Tom Kautz at 608-868-4522 to register.

Saturday, March 21

MARINE CORPS LEAGUE DETACHMENT 623 will meet at 1 p.m. at VFW Post 1621, 1015 Center Ave, Janesville. For more information, call John Burwitz at 636-841-1111.

Sunday, March 22

MARINE CORPS LEAGUE DETACHMENT 623 breakfast from 9 a.m.-noon at VFW Post 1621, 1015 Center Ave, Janesville. Cost is $8, all you can eat.

Monday, March 23

OLD STONE CHURCH, 101 E. Union St., Rockton, Substance Abuse/Suicide Grief Group will meet from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 28

KATIE’S CUP, 502 7th St., Rockford, will feature Rare Privilege celtic music. Free and open to the public. Donations accepted.