Event Calendar


From 5:00PM to 8:00PM

Musicians, singers, and music lovers are invited to bring their instrument of choice and join in for an old school jam session. Located at Figure One, 116 N. Walnut St. For more information call 333-6280 or email figure1ne@gmail.com

Philo Knights of Columbus Lenten Fish Fry

From 6:30PM to 8:00PM

Dinners will be served every Friday evening through Lent (April 11)at the St. Thomas School Gymnasium in Philo. Net Proceeds will go to upgrade the fire alert system at St. Thomas School. Adult Dinner $7.00(Fish, Sides, Dessert, & Drink) Child Dinner $2.00 (Mac n Cheese, sides, dessert, drink) Extra Fish Sandwich $5.00

Woodcock Walk

From 7:00PM to 8:00PM

Join us in a search for the elusive wood snipe, AKA the American woodcock, as the males perform their amazing courtship display at dusk. A short presentation will be followed by a hike to look for the sky dancers. $2 per person; children 2 and under FREE. Registration required; (217) 896-2455 or cwalsh@ccfpd.org. Interpretive Center, Homer Lake Forest Preserve, 2573 S Homer Lake Rd, Homer, 7 – 8 p.m.

Prairie Skies

From 7:00PM to 8:00PM

A live-narrated tour of the wonders of tonight's sky, accompanied by some of the legendary stories of the ancient sky. Find out what constellations and planets are visible tonight from your backyard. This show is updated seasonally and is intended for all ages. Our winter show gives way to spring on March 21. Tickets are $5 adults; $4 students, seniors, & kids, all sold at the door. Fridays through June 14 at the William M Staerkel Planetarium.