What's happening in the Stateline: July 14 - 20, 2023
This week's events include live music, the library's teen advisory board, a city council meeting, various board meetings, and an interesting seminar about drugs.
13 events this week on our calendar: Friday, Jul 14 - Thursday, Jul 20
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Live Music: Carson Hall at Firehouse Pub - Fri Jul 14 5:00 pm
5 -8 p.m.
Carson Hall is an indie songwriter based out of the Quad Cities and the Rockford area. He recently released "Unpolished Vol. 1." [more details]
Talcott Free Library Teen Advisory Board - Mon Jul 17 4:00 pm
Talcott Free Library
Do you like to share ideas with others and help your community? Want to help the teen space in your library grow? Help us make decisions about programs, book choices, displays, and more! For grades 6th through 12th. The event will be on June 17 from 4 pm to 5 pm. [more details]
South Beloit City Council Meeting - Mon Jul 17 5:00 pm
South Beloit City Hall
Join us to be part of city council decisions! The regular City Council meeting will begin at 5 p.m. at City Hall, 519 Blackhawk Blvd., South Beloit, IL
All meetings are held in the City Council Chambers. The public is welcome to attend. [more details]
Monday Jazz Jam Session @ Dari Ripple - Mon Jul 17 6:00 pm
M & M Dari Ripple
Weekly jazz jam session at M&M Dari Ripple hosted by the BMHS Jazz Band members. From 6 pm to 8 pm bring your horn and sit in! Any age welcome! Weather permitting.
Talcott Library Board Meeting - Mon Jul 17 7:00 pm
Rockton Community Center
The Talcott Free Library Board of Trustees meets at 7 p.m. on the third Monday of each month. All meetings are open to the public.
50 North, Senior Activity Event - Tue Jul 18 12:00 am
Rockton Community Centre
50 North returns from 1-3 with an old-fashioned ice cream social and a game that may involve balloons! Please come and join us and bring a friend! [more details]
Village of Roscoe Board Meeting - Tue Jul 18 6:30 pm
Village of Roscoe
The semi-monthly meeting of the Village of Roscoe Board of Trustees. After the regular board meeting, the trustees reconvene as the Committee of the Whole to talk over future plans and ideas. Citizens are invited to give public comments to the board at the beginning and end of each meeting.
Please attend in person, or join virtually. [more details]
Rockton River Market: Dirty Fishnet Stockings - Wed Jul 19 6:00 pm
Join us for Dirty Fishnet Stockings at the Rockton River Market!
According to the band, this is a "High Energy Rockabilly Music Show. Over 50 songs performed at most shows. WARNING!!!! This style of music is VERY contagious and may cause you to tap your shoes, shake your hips, bop around all night, have heavy breathing, and uncontrollable sweating!!!"
The Rockton River Market takes place every Wednesday from 5-8 p.m. at Settlers Park, 150 Hawick Street in Rockton. The music starts at 6:00 p.m. [more details]
Rockton McDonald's Cruise Nights - Thu Jul 20 5:00 pm
McDonald's Parking Lot
5 -8 p.m. every 3rd Thursday of the month.
Bucciferro Family McDonald's is honored to have now combined with the incredible Gentlemen’s Car Club and former Meadows Mart cruise night.
$2 burger and fry special, .50 Ice Cream Cones, Live DJ w/ Joe Locke Hits DJ, amazing cars to check out, $100 cash drawing, kids remote car racing, and prizes. [more details]
Live Music: Dan Holmes at That Thursday Thing - Thu Jul 20 6:00 pm
Roscoe United Methodist Church
6:30- 8 p.m.
Family Friendly event for all. Live music with Dan Holmes. Brand-new playground. Free ice cream, bounce house, and more!
It's Time to Get REAL About Drugs - Seminar Series - Thu Jul 20 7:00 pm
Roscoe Community Center
FREE! (donations accepted) 3-part Seminar Series for Drug Education July 20, part 3; Reality & Resources, Richard Wistocki & Nick Gore give their collaborative presentation of "How Do I Know" discussing the real dangers of social media with today's youth. There will be prevention vendors available for discussions. [more details]
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