- Ribbon-cutting for Children’s Holiday Shoppe Nov. 26; shop is open Nov. 29-Dec. 21
- Rockford Rescue Mission invites community to Thanksgiving banquet Nov. 26
- Rockton’s new business district welcomes family owned Dr. Detail U.S. Cellular
- 2014 Illinois Emerging Writers Competition winners named
- Open house for new library executive director tonight
- Freeport murder suspect Damon Dixson taken into custody in Rockford
- Local gas station employee arrested for selling liquor to minor
- Renewable Fuel Standard delay ‘a mixed blessing,’ Bustos says
- Rockford delegation presents inaugural ‘Rockford Award’ to Norwegian Air
- Education in Illinois making slow progress, according to report
Mendelssohn PAC hosts Fifth Annual Felix’s Cabaret; deadline is April 12
Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center will host the Fifth Annual Felix’s Cabaret at 6:30 p.m., Saturday, April 17, at Forest Hills Country Club, Rockford.
With the theme “As Time Goes By,” this one-night entertainment experience includes a delicious four-course dinner, fine wines and a fabulous silent and live auction. The talented singers of the Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center and celebrity guest performers will be ready to serve you.
The silent and live auction includes: two round-trip tickets to Tampa Bay, Fla.; two round-trip tickets to Ft. Myers, Fla.; a day in beautiful Lake Geneva, including a private boat ride, dinner and more; fish fry for 20 of your friends, provided by Lynn and Chuck Hansel; Chicago Bears tickets; and much more.
Admission is $75 per person and $600 per table. For more information or to make your reservation, call (815) 964-9713 or go online to www.mendelssohnpac.org.
Make your reservation by Monday, April 12. All proceeds will benefit the Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center.
From the April 7-13, 2010 issue