A short work week brings us closer to the weekend, here is the fun available locally!

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    Coffee with the Curator:, Bittersweet Observations

    Friday September 8th, Rockford Art Museum 711 N.Main St. Grab some coffee and chat with Curator Carrie Johnson about the current feature exhibition.

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    Midway Hits the Fairways

    Friday, September 8th, Aldeen Golf Club & Practice Centre 1902 Reid Farm Rd. it's the Midway Village Museum golf playday.

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    Public Ice Skating

    All weekend at Carlson Ice Arena 4150 N. Perryville Rd.

    $3.00 per person including skate rental!

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    HCC Realty Farmers Market

    Friday September 8th HCC Realty Corner of Newburg Road and Alpine Road Newburg Road Entrance. Fresh fruits and veggies.

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    Rockford Greek Fest

    Friday,Saturday and Sunday. Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church Grounds 108 N. 5th St. Greek food and music.

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    Roscoe Lions Club Fall Festival

    All weekend at Leland Park 10701 3rd St. Roscoe Games, food, parade, fun for the entire family.

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    Steel Magnolias

    Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday Rockford University, Clark Arts Center 5050 E. State St. Check out a local production of Steel Magnolias.

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    Screw City Beer Fest 2017

    Saturday Downtown Rockford North Main Street and Wyman Street Food, Music, and lots of beer!

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    Just Between Friends Kids' Consignment Sales Event

    Sept 7-9 Mercyhealth Indoor Sports Center 8800 E. Riverside Blvd. A huge Kids and Maternity Consignment sale

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    "On Your Mark" Fun Run

    September 9th Begin at home of RAAC Board President 1526 Harlem Blvd. On Your Mark 5K Fun Run for kids and adults.