Previous Datebook Months: January 2012 • February 2012
1-April 7, The Foreigner, comedy at Conklin’s Barn II, Goodfield. 309-965-2545 or email@example.com
1-30, “Women’s Art: Women’s Vision” Art Exhibit,opening reception and month-long exhibit, Multicultural Center at Western Illinois University, Macomb. 309-298-2242.
1, “The Titanic: a Reenactment by the Tea Ladies,” Milner Library, Illinois State University, Bloomington. 309-438-3451.
2-3, Country Spirit Antique Show, Arcola Center, Arcola. 312-957-1065.
2-3, “Art At Its Finest,” indoor art show at Glen Ellyn Civic Center. Glen Ellyn. 630-469-0907.
2-4, Quad Cities Antique Spectacular, Rock Island. 712-326-9964.
2-4, 50th Annual OReilly Auto Parts World of Wheels, Hot Rod and Custom Car Show, Chicago. 284-373-1700.
3-4, 8th Annual Sock Monkey Madness Festival, Midway Village Museum, Rockford. www.midwayvillage.com
3-4, The 14th Illinois Products Expo ... A Food and Cooking Extravaganza, in the Orr Building, Illinois State Fairgrounds, Springfield. 217-782-8110 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. for details.
3, Southern Illinois Spinners and Weavers Guild. Fort Massac State Park Visitor’s Center, Metropolis. 618-524-5025.
6, Mardi Gras Brunch at Magnolia Manor, Cairo. 618-734-0201.
7, Super Couponing 2: Saving on Everything, Prisco Community Center, Aurora. 630-859-8606
8, Percussion Workshop. Benefits of drumming to relieve stress. C.E. Brehm Memorial Library, Mt. Vernon. 618-242-6322.
10, School of the Soldier. Fort Massac State Park. Two-day training on French military of the 1750s. 618-524-5025 or www.metropolistourism.com
10-11, Spring Home Expo 2012, Home Builders Association of Southern Illinois, The Pavilion in Marion. 618-529-5085 or email@example.com
15, Super Couponing, Effingham. www.supercouponing.com for details.
17, Blue Collar Comedian John Caparulo, Watseka Theatre, Watseka. 815-993-6585.
17, Daedulus Quartet, Cedarhurst Center for the Arts, Mt. Vernon. 618-242-1236 or www.cedarhurst.org
18-19, Wellness Weekend, Get Healthy for Life, Arts Center, Anna. 618-697-6285.
19, Get Ready to Go Green Run, 5K and 10K, Belleville. 618-394-6286.
19, All About Hummers, preparing for the hummingbird migration. Cache River Wetlands Center, Cypress. 618-657-2064.
23-25, Rockford RV, Camping and Travel Show, Indoor Sports Center/Expo, Loves Park. 815-877-8043.
23-25, Wine Lovers Weekend, Galena. 815-777-3938.
25, Countryside Collectors Classic Toy Show, Park Place of Countryside. 262-366-1314.
25, 41st Annual Auto and Truck Parts Swap Meet, State Fairgrounds exposition building, DuQuoin. 618-687-2235.
30-April 1, MAPS Fossil Expo Show 34, Western Hall, Western Illinois University campus, Macomb. http://www.lakeneosho.org/MAPS/index.html
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Deadline: February 15 for May events
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