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FIRST FIRST FRIDAY SUCCESS: Art galleries, a farmers’ market, live music, dining, retail shops, and renovations in process were open late Friday, June 4, to participate in The Element’s First Fridays program. Make sure to mark your calendar for next month’s entertainment enjoyment July 2. Check out http://theelementrockford.com/ to enjoy events like JR Kortman’s presentation of “The Sibylline Still Life: A return to Painting by Jeanne Ludeke,” pictured here.