Community

July 1, 1993

Ongoing Attractions

Burpee Museum Of Natural History – 737 N. Main St. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Sat.; noon-5 p.m., Sun. Cost $4/$3/Free. Info: 965-3433.

Discovery Center – Riverfront Museum Park. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Sat.; noon-5 p.m. Sun. $4/$3. Info: 963-6769.

Tinker Swiss Cottage – 411 Kent St. Tours 1, 2 & 3 p.m. Tue.-Sun. $4/$3.50/$1. Info: 964-2424.

Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden – 2701 Clifton. Daily 9 a.m.-8 p.m. $2, children 15 and under are Free. Info: 965-8146.

Rkfd. Art Museum – 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. noon-5 p.m. Sun. Free. Info: 968-2787.

Ethnic Heritage Museum – 1129 S. Main St. Sun. 2-4 p.m. $2. Info: 962-7402.

Pine Tree Pistol Club – Info. on club & classes: 874-7399.

Sinnissippi Greenhouse – Sinnissippi Park. 9 a.m.-3:45 p.m. Daily. Free. Info: 987-8800.

Midway Village – Mon.-Sat. 12-4 p.m. $5/$3. Info: 397-9112.

Skate ‘N Jam – Carlson Ice Arena. 9:15-11:15 p.m. $5. Every Sat. Info: 654-RINK.

Canine Corners Dog Park – Searls Park. Prices & Info: 987-8809.

Blossom Buggy Tours – Klehm Arboretum. 1 & 2 p.m. Wed. & Sun. $2. Info: 965-8146.

Adult Summer Reading Club – Sponsored by Rockford Public Library. Thru Sept. 3. Entry forms available at the Library. Info: 965-6735.

Forest City Queen Rides – Riverview Park Trolley Station. Thru. Sept. 15. Call for times/prices/Info: 987-8894.

Sand Bluff Bird Observatory – Open Sat. 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Sun. 8-10 a.m. Info: 629-2671.

Public Skating – Riverview Ice House. $2/an hour. call for times: 963-RINK.

June 12 – Wednesday

Exercise Class for Visually Impaired – Center for Sight & Hearing Impaired. Weekly. 9:30-10:30 a.m. Info: 965-4454.

Overeaters Anonymous – Healthy Solutions. 4215 E. State St., Suite 18. 7-8 p.m. Free. Info: 397-8512.

Parents Care & Share of Ill. – Salem Lutheran Church. 5-7 p.m. Weekly. Info: 962-1043.

StoryTimes – NE Branch Library. 10-10:30 a.m. Weekly. Info: 226-1533.

Kids’ Corner – Borders. 11 a.m. Every Wed. Free. Info: 399-2898.

Golden “K” Kiwanis Club Meeting – Christ United Methodist Church. 9 a.m. Every Wed. Info: 399-3909.

Gay Men’s Alcoholics Anon. – Diversity of Rockford, 117 S. Third St. 7-8 p.m. Free. Info: 964-2639.

Weekly Preschool Storytime – Cherry Valley Public Library. 10 a.m. & 1 p.m. Info: 332-5161.

Ski Broncs – Shorewood Park. 7 p.m. Free. Info: Skibroncsmom2000@aol.com

Holy Trinity Orthodox Church Class/Orientation – Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, 8712 Indigo Ln., Machesney Park. 7 p.m. Every Wed. Free. Info: 636-8073.

St. Vincent DePaul Supper – St. Bernadette Church, 2300 Bell Ave. 5:30-7 p.m. Free. Every Wed. Info: 877-0402.

Man to Man Prostate Cancer Support Group – OSF St. Anthony Medical Center. 6:30-8 p.m. Free. Every 2nd Wed. Info: 962-0604.

Zonta Club Meeting – Diamond Dave’s, Machesney Park Mall. 7 p.m. Free. Info: 378-2205.

Fresh Beginnings/Advancing Opportunities Workshop. – IETC Office, 3134 11th St. 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Free. Info/registration: 395-6600. Ext. 327.

YWCA Summer Programs For Girls – YWCA of Rockford. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Call for price/Info: 968-9681. Ext. 301.

Michael Offut & His Science Safari – Sinnissippi Park Music Shell. 1:30 p.m. Free. Info: 987-8800.

Summer Sprout Program – Klehm Arboretum. 9:30-11:30 a.m. $1. Info: 965-8146.

Rec Path’s 25th Anniversary – Sinnissippi Gardens. 10 a.m. Free. Info: 987-1600.

Summer Vacation Bible School-“Godzwercus Circus” – First Lutheran Church. 5:45-8 p.m. Call for price/Info: 962-6691.

Animal Hour for 3-5-Yr-Olds – Burpee Museum. 10:30-11:30 a.m. $12/members $18/non-members. Info: 965-3433.

June 13 – Thursday

English Classes – St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 620 Blackhawk Blvd., S. Beloit. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Weekly. Info: 608/362-5207.

Teen Drop-in Hours – Diversity of Rockford, 117 S. Third St. 4-9 p.m. Free. Weekly. Info: 964-2639.

Beginners’ English Classes – Stateline Literacy Council. 409 Pleasant St., Beloit, Wis. Every Thur. Free. Info: 608/362-5207.

Swing Dancing – Cherry Valley Legion Hall. 212-1/2 State St. 8-10:30 p.m. $1. Weekly. Info: 742-3341 or 964-5649.

YWCA Summer Programs for Girls – YWCA of Rockford. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Thru. Aug 16. Call for prices/Info: 968-9681. Ext. 302.

Family Diabetes Support Group – Rockford Memorial Hospital. 7 p.m. Free. Info: 971-2939.

Alzheimer’s Association Support Group – Willow’s Health Center, 4054 Albright Ln. 11:30 a.m. Free. Info: 888/301-1819.

Summer Vacation Bible School-“Godzwerkus Circus” – First Lutheran Church. 5:45-8 p.m. Call for prices/Info: 962-6691.

Summer Sprout Program – Klehm Arboretum. 9:30-11:30 a.m. $1. Info: 965-8146.

Mowry Brown House Opening – Midway Village & Museum Center. 10 a.m. Free. Info: 397-9112. Ext. 103.

Kinnikinnick Creek Conservation Area Hike – Kinnikinnick Creek Conservation Area. 6 p.m. Free. Info: 335-2915.

Queen Pageant – Fiesta Hispana, Davis Park. 1-2 p.m. $5/$7. Info: 968-5222.

Grito Contest – Fiesta Hispana, Davis Park. 6:30-7 p.m. $5/$7. Info: 968-5222.

Open Adult Support Group – Northern Illinois Hospice Association, 4215 Newburg Rd. 5:30-7 p.m. Free. Info: 398-0500.

Animal Hour for 3-5 -Yr.- Olds – Burpee Museum. 1:15-2:15 p.m. $12/members. $18/non-members. Please pre-register. Info: 965-3433.

June 14 – Friday

Reformers Unanimous Meeting – North Love Baptist Church, 5301 E. Riverside Blvd. 7-9 p.m. Weekly. Free. Info: 986-0460.

Ski Broncs – Shorewood Park. 7 p.m. Free. Info: Skibroncsmom2000@aol.com.

Cancer Support Group – OSF/St. Anthony Medical Center. 6:30–8 p.m. Free. Info: 395-5036.

Creativity, Healing & Grief Workshop – Northern Illinois Hospice Association, 4215 Newburg Rd. 1:30-3:30 p.m. Free. Info: 398-0500.

YWCA Summer Programs for Girls – YWCA. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Call for price/Info: 968-9681. Ext. 302.

Summer Vacation Bible School – First Lutheran Bible School. 5:45-8 p.m. Call for prices/Info: 962-6691.

Praise Night – Faith Center, 4701 S. Main St. 7 p.m. Info: 964-8000. Ext. 155.

Angie Baker AIDS Ride Benefit – The Office Nightclub. 11 p.m. Call for prices/Info: 965-0344.

All-American Architecture – Discovery Center Museum. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Call for Prices/Info: 963-6769. Ext. 2832.

Jalapeno Eating Contest – Fiesta Hispana, Davis Park 6-6:45 p.m. $5/$7. Info: 968-5222.

Health Screening – Machesney Park Mall. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Prices Vary. Info: 720-4274.

Reagan Home National Historic Site Ceremony – Reagan Home, 816 S. Hennepin Ave., Dixon. Noon. Free. Info: 288-3303.

Pasta Dinner – St. Edward’s Parish Schol. 5-11:30 p.m. Call for prices/Info: 229-2282.

Adult Literacy Training – Rockford Area Literacy Council Office. Registration required. For price/Info: 963-7323.

June 15 – Saturday

Kids’ Corner – Borders. 11 a.m. Every Sat. Free. Info: 399-2898.

Reformers Unanimous Meeting – Winnebago County Jail-Men’s Ward. 9-10:15 a.m. Free. Info: 986-0460.

Overeaters Anonymous – Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 1829 N. Rockton Ave. 8-9 p.m. Congregational Church, Roosevelt St., Stillman Valley. 8:30-9:30 a.m. New Attitudes (Al-Anon Room), 2233F Charles St. 10-

11 a.m. Free. Info: 397-8512.

Stargazing – Lockwood Park Observatory. One hour after dusk. Free. Info: 964-6457.

Evening Worship Service – Haight Park (weather permitted). 5:30 p.m. Free. Every Sat. Info: 963-4446. Ext. 105.

Fishing Tournament/Trap Shooting – Rock Hollow Conservation Club, Freeport. 6 a.m.-4 p.m. $25. Info: 232-5428.

Watermelon Party – Forest Hills Evangelical Free Church. 10 a.m.-Noon. Free. For K-6th Graders. Info: 877-1919.

Special Storytime & Craft – Barnes & Noble. 1 p.m. Weekly. Info: 399-8780.

June 16 – Sunday

Weekly Puppet Show for Children – Iron Workers Union Hall. 9:30 & 10:30 a.m. Info: 874-0589.

Voice Disorder Support Group – VanMatre Healthsouth Hospital, 950 S. Mulford Rd. 2 p.m. Free. Info: kenhawesk@aol.com or, nelliesma@aol.com.

Young Parkinson’s Support Group – Westminster Presbyterian Church. 7 p.m. Free. Info: 398-1720.

Spanish/English Lessons – Temple Baptist Community Church. 9:30 a.m. Free. Info: 399-6401.

Alzheimer’s Association Support Group – Maple Crest Care Center, 4452 Squaw Prairie Rd. 7 p.m. Free. Info: 888/301-1819.

1902, A Moment in Time: – Midway Village & Museum Center. Reg. Hours. $5/$3. Info: 397-9112. Ext. 105.

Overeaters Anonymous – Healthy Solutions, 4215 E. State St., Suite 118. 7-8 p.m. Weekly. Info: 397-8512.

June 17 – Monday

Seasoned Singles – Open to all singles 55 yrs. of age. 11 a.m. Weekly. Call for location: 742-7114.

SLC Conversational English Classes – Stateline Literacy Council. 409 Pleasant St., Beloit, Wis. Every Mon. 11 a.m.-Noon. & 6-7 p.m. Free. Info: 608/362-5207.

Reformers Unanimous Meeting – Winnebago County Jail- Women’s Ward. 9-10:15 a.m. Free. Info: 986-0460.

Beginners’ English Classes – Stateline Literacy Council. 409 Pleasant St., Beloit Wis. 10-11 a.m. Every Mon. Free. Info: 608/362-5207.

Grief Support Group – Roscoe United Methodist Church. 7-8 p.m. Every Mon. Free. Info: 623-2292.

The American Sewing Guild Meeting – Quilter’s General Store, 6903 Harrison Ave. 7 p.m. First 2 meetings/free. Registration required thereafter. Info: 877-1960.

YWCA Summer Program for Girls – YWCA. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Call for price/Info: 968-9681. Ext. 302.

Hope Church Vacation Bible School – Hope Evangelical Free Church. 9 a.m.-Noon. Thru June 21. Call for prices/Info: 623-6545.

American Heroes Camp – Midway Village & Museum Center. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., or 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Full day: $100/week. $85/members. Half day: $85/week. $85/members. Info: 397-9112.

Overeaters Anonymous – New Attitudes (Al-Anon Room), 2233F Charles St. Noon-1 p.m. Weekly. Info: 397-8512.

June 18 – Tuesday

Cribbage – Borders. 7 p.m. Weekly. Info: 397-7192.

English Classes – St. Peter’s Church, S. Beloit. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. Info: 608/389-0015.

Overeaters Anonymous – Healthy Solutions, 4215 E. State St., Suite 118, 7-8 p.m., Roscoe United Methodist Church, 10816 Main St. 7-8 p.m. Weekly. Info: 397-8512.

Reformers Unanimous Meeting – Hope Place Outreach Center. 7-8:30 p.m. Free. Carpenters Place, Railroad Ave. 9-10:15 a.m. Free. Info: 986-0460.

SLC Conversational English Classes – Stateline Literacy Council. 409 Pleasant St., Beloit, Wis. 11 a.m.-Noon. Free. Info: 608/362-5207.

Kids’ Storytime & Craft – Barnes & Noble. 10 a.m. Weekly. Info: 399-8780.

Grief Support Group – Roscoe United Methodist Church. 1:30-2:30 p.m. Free. Weekly. Info: 623-2292.

Women’s Discussion Group- Diversity of Rockford Resource Center. Weekly. 7-8 p.m. Info: 964-2639.

Family Anonymous 12 Step Program. – 4515 Highcrest Rd. 7 p.m. Every Tues. Free. Info: 636-5000.

Post Partum Depression Group – Swed/American Women’s Center. 7 p.m. Free. Info: 968-2500.

Rebekah Meeting – IOOF Temple Lodge, #789. 7:30 p.m. Free. Info: 637-4530.

Summer Sprout Program – Klehm Arboretum. 9:30-11:30 a.m. $1. Info: 965-8146.

“Awakening the Virtue Within: An Intro to The Virtue Project – Giovanni’s. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $200/2 day training prerequisite. Info: 968-5400.

Alzheimer’s Coping Program – St. John’s Lutheran Church, Lena. 1 p.m. Free. Advanced registration requested. Info: 484-1300.

Free Sign Language Class-The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Sts. 6-7 p.m. Every Tues. Info: 963-2825.

Comedy Night – L.T’s. 8 p.m. $3. Info: 394-1098.

American Heroes Camp – Midway Village & Museum Center. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., or 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Full day: $100/week. $85/members. Half day: $85/week. $70/members. Info: 397-9112.

Hope Vacation Bible School – Hope Evangelical Free Church. 9 a.m.-Noon. Call for prices/Info: 623-6545.

YWCA Summer Program for Girls – YWCA. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Thru. Aug 16. Call for price/Info: 968-9681. Ext. 302.

Family Storytime – Cherry Valley Public Library. 7 p.m. Info: 332-5161.

Please have your schedule in to The Rock River Times the Thursday preceding our Wednesday publication. It’s a free listing, and we’d love to help you.

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