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NIU Steelband Concert

Join us for the 4th annual NIU Steelband Concert directed by Liam Teague and Clifford Alexis. Created in 1973 by G. Allan O'Connor, it was the first active steel band formed in an American university and has performed throughout the United ...

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Spring Greens with Hy-Vee

Spring is here and the perfect time to cook with the abundance of spring produce. Hy-Vee dietitian Lisa Brandt will be here to showcase many delicious recipes from some of her favorite spring produce. Samples will be available while supplies ...

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Eight Worlds in One Day

Grab a passport and travel to one of our 8 Worlds of Reading! Ask for a sticker at each world you visit—when you have collected 5 stickers, you’ll be able to enter a raffle in the main lobby for a ...

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Culinary Health: Breakfast on the Run

Breakfast and lunch are important. Yet, many times these meals are skipped or provided by the fast food lane during the busy work week. Simple tips, techniques, and recipes will be demonstrated to help participants tote their breakfast and lunch, ...

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Friends “Love Your Library” Party

Join the Friends of DeKalb Public Library for a “Love Your Library” party and membership drive! Festivities will be held in the main lobby near the fireplace and will begin at 6:30 p.m. Library Director Emily Faulkner will speak to ...

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Heart Healthy Recipes with Hy-Vee

February is Heart Month. Join Hy-Vee dietitian, Lisa Brandt, for tasty heart healthy foods and recipes. Lisa will be discussing the benefits of omega-3 fats, the Mediterranean diet and more. Lisa received her Bachelor of Science degree in coordinated dietetics, food ...

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Culinary Health: Stress Management

Life can be stressful. Let us help by providing information on how you can manage and reduce your stress. Learn which foods help alleviate anxiety. These meals can be quick and easy and will add to your survival kit when ...

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Library to Celebrate Eight Worlds in One Day

On Saturday, March 30, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., let your imagination soar at the DeKalb Public Library's "Eight Worlds in One Day" event! Grab a passport and travel to one of our eight Worlds of Reading. Ask for ...

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Healthy Mocktails During Prohibition

On January 16, 1919, Prohibition became the law of the land.  We all know what Al Capone and his buddies did for fun, but how did law-abiding citizens have a good time? They improvised! Join us as we celebrate the 100th ...

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