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Friday, Feb. 8

ASSOCIATION FOR APPLIED AND THERAPEUTIC HUMOR (AATH) Midwest Chapter meeting from 10:30 a.m.-noon at the Rockford Public Library, 6685 E. State St., with Barbara Grapstein, founder of Healing Headbands Project. Free and open to all. Call Kathy Velasco at 815-708-6587 to RSVP.

Saturday, Feb. 9

RESONATE CHURCH, 2707 Bond Place, Janesville, hosts swing dance lessons at 7 p.m. with a social dance for teens/adults from 7:45-10 p.m. Cost is $5. No partner necessary, beginners welcome. Basic Charleston lesson this month.

LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS Annual Susan B. Anthony Celebration at 11:30 a.m. at Boundaries, 3807 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. Tickets are $25. Send payment to Deb Fallon, 1232 Elm St., Beloit.

THE OVERFLOWING CUP, 1175 Madison Road, Beloit, will feature Christian hip hop artist TC Boyd in concert from 7-10 p.m. All ages event. Admission is free with offering taken at the door.

BELOIT HISTORICAL SOCIETY, 845 Hackett St., will host author Kurt Dietrich from 1-3 p.m. Dietrich will discuss his book "Wisconsin Riffs: Jazz Profiles from the Heartland." Cost is $5 for members and $8 for nonmembers.

KLEHM ARBORETUM AND BOTANIC GARDEN, 2715 S. Main St., Rockford, presents "Feeding Birds: Winter into Spring" from 10-11 a.m. Free for members and included with admission for non-members.

HOO'S WOODS, Bald Eagle Day Program and Release at 12:30 p.m. at the Northside Intermediate School, 159 Northside Drive, Milton. Free to the public, donations will be accepted.

BOY SCOUT TROOP 316 and CUB SCOUT PACK 303 invite all Beloit area youth to a pinewood derby car building workshop from 1-3 p.m. at Todd Elementary School, 1621 Oakwood Ave., to compete in the citywide pinewood derby day on Feb. 24. Cars can be purchased and built at the workshop. For more information, email pack303beloit@gmail.com.

BELOIT VACCINE CLINIC for dogs and cats will be from 2-4 p.m. at the U.S. Shipping Center, 2571 Park Ave. Open to anyone. No appointment necessary. Facilitated by the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin.

Sunday, Feb. 10

DISCOVERY CENTER MUSEUM, 711 N. Main St., Rockford, annual Chocolate Sundae Sunday from 2-4 p.m. Create ice cream sundaes with all the fixings, valentine crafts. Cost is $3; members $2. Museum admission is not included but not necessary to attend.

Monday, Feb. 11

GRINNELL HALL SENIOR CENTER, 631 Bluff St., Beloit, dementia care specialist service offered from 12:30-2 p.m. Cori Marsh from ADRC of Rock County will answer questions related to having or caring for someone with dementia. Walk-in service, no charge.

Tuesday, Feb. 12

RAINBOW MOVIE SERIES at 6 p.m. at the Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd., "I Am Not Your Negro." For adults, refreshments provided. Yellow Brick Road will be leading a discussion after the movie.

AL-ANON will meet at 7 p.m. at St. Paul Episcopal Church, 212 W. Grand Ave., Beloit. Use Garden Lane entrance off Bluff St. The District Al-Anon Helpline is 608-756-1720.

NATURAL LAND INSTITUTE (NLI) will host a book reading and signing for their anthology "Natural Voices: Celebrating Nature With Open Eyes" at 6:30 p.m. at Katie's Cup, 502 7th St., Rockford. Admission is free. Registration is requested by calling 815-964-6666.

BELOIT EVENING LIONS is having a board meeting at 6:30 p.m. with a regular meeting to follow, at Boundaries, 3807 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. Order off the menu at 5 p.m. For more information, call Sandie at 608-718-5512.

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PARK CITY CHAPTER OF AMERICAN BUSINESS WOMEN'S ASSOCIATION will host Janesville author Rita Beck at 6 p.m. at My Apartment Pub and Grill, 15 N. Arch St., Janesville. The public is welcome. Call Kay Schiernbeck at 608-754-7472 for reservations.

NICHOLAS CONSERVATORY, 1354 N. 2nd St., Rockford, annual In Full Bloom Orchid Display opens with hundreds of tropical orchids displayed, running until March 17. For more information, visit www.nicholasconservatory.com.

Wednesday, Feb. 13

FRIENDS OF AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at First Congregational Church, 801 Bushnell St. District Al-Anon Helpline is 608-756-1720.

Thursday, Feb. 14

BELOIT PUBLIC LIBRARY, 605 Eclipse Blvd., Beloit. Memory Cafe from 9:30-11 a.m. for those with memory loss, cognitive impairment or early Alzheimer's. For more information, call 608-313-3335.

ALZHEIMER'S AND DEMENTIA ALLIANCE OF WISCONSIN will hold a Memory Cafe from 9:30-11 a.m. at the Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd. For those with mild memory loss, cognitive impairment or early Alzheimer's.

DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION (DAR) will meet at 1:15 p.m. at the Rasey House, 517 Prospect St. Beloit Memorial, Turner and Parkview High Schools DAR Good Citizens will be honored.

THURSDAY MORNING AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at Our Saviors Lutheran Church, 749 Bluff St. District Al-Anon Helpline is 608-756-1720.

GRINNELL HALL SENIOR CENTER, 631 Bluff St., Beloit, Annual Chili Fundraiser at 11:45 a.m. Cost is $4. Reservations taken at the front desk beginning Feb. 11 until filled.

BELOIT NOON LIONS regular meeting at 11:30 a.m. upstairs at Boundaries Bar and Grill, 3807 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. Lunch to follow downstairs, off the menu.

BMHS CLASS OF 1958 will meet at 11:30 a.m. at Sophia's Restaurant, 3201 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit, for lunch and conversation. No reservations needed, guests welcome.

BELOIT BRANCH NAACP #3251 will meet at 6 p.m. at 2639 Sunshine Lane. Memberships are $30 and includes Crisis magazine.

BHS CLASS OF 1948 will meet at 1 p.m. for lunch at Sophia's Restaurant, 3201 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. No reservations required. Guests are welcome.

BMHS CLASS OF 1959 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. at Cartunes, 2640 Prairie Ave., Beloit.

Saturday, Feb. 16

BELOIT HISTORICAL SOCIETY will host a Rustic Wind Chimes class from 1-4 p.m. at Lincoln Center, 845 Hackett St., Beloit. Make a wind chime using recycled vintage items. Cost is $35, all inclusive. Register at 608-314-6289.

PROJECT 16:49 will hold a Lip Sync Battle Fundraiser at 6 p.m. at the Pontiac Convention Center, 2809 N. Pontiac Drive, Janesville. Live lip sync, silent auction, raffles, cash bar. Tickets available at www.project1649.org/lip-sync-battle.

PRO-LIFE WISCONSIN ROCK COUNTY CHAPTER will meet at 10 a.m. at the Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd. All are welcome.

Sunday, Feb. 17

JANESVILLE ELKS LODGE #254, 2100 N. Washington St., Janesville, will host the Jack Farina Big Band with guest Tony Scodwell from 2-5 p.m. Bar opens at 1 p.m. Cost is $10 per person. All profits help support elks charities. To reserve a table, email suspender@litewire.net.

Monday, Feb. 18

MIDWAY VILLAGE, 6799 Guilford Road, Rockford, day off of school program "Presidents and Patriots" from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Participate in patriotic games and crafts. All ages, included with general admission.

Tuesday, Feb. 19

KIDS FUN AND DRAMA (KFAD) registration for the spring session is from 4-5 p.m. at the KFAD studio, 3 Eclipse Center, Beloit. The first rehearsal will be Feb. 26.

KLEHM ARBORETUM AND BOTANIC GARDEN, 2715 S. Main St., Rockford, will host a Firewalk Tranquility Walk from 7-8:30 p.m.. Free for members and included with admission for non-members.

AL-ANON will meet at 7 p.m. at St. Paul Episcopal Church, 212 W. Grand Ave. Use Garden Lane entrance off Bluff St. District Al-Anon Helpline is 608-756-1720.

BMHS CLASS OF 1955 will meet for lunch at 11 a.m. at the Road Dawg, 2956 Milwaukee Road. All classmates are welcome.

ROCK COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Lincoln Tallman Carriage House, 450 N. Jackson St., Janesville. Program is "So, I Test My DNA...Now What?" with David Bradford.

Wednesday, Feb. 20

BROADWAY & HOLLYWOOD: GREAT MUSICALS at 6 p.m. at the Beloit Public Library, 605 Eclipse Blvd. Film is "Showboat." Refreshments provided.

FRIENDS OF AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at First Congregational Church, 801 Bushnell St. District Al-Anon Helpline is 608-756-1720.

Thursday, Feb. 21

KIDS FUN AND DRAMA (KFAD) registration for the spring session is from 4-5 p.m. at the KFAD studio, 3 Eclipse Center, Beloit. The first rehearsal will be Feb. 26.

BELOIT NOON LIONS board meeting at 11 a.m., regular meeting at 11:30 a.m. upstairs at Boundaries Bar and Grill, 3807 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. Lunch to follow downstairs, off the menu.

THURSDAY MORNING AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at Our Saviors Lutheran Church, 749 Bluff St. District Al-Anon Helpline is 608-756-1720.

DIVERSITY ACTION TEAM OF ROCK COUNTY presents "Discipline Methods in School: How Policing Works" from 6:30-8 p.m. at Craig High School, 401 S. Randall Ave., Janesville, (entrance #37). For more information, call Lonnie Brigham at 608-290-3619.

BELOIT NEW LIFE CHURCH, 1146 Grant St. Free community dinner from 5:30-6:30 p.m. For more information, call the church office at 608-365-2652.

WILD ONES meeting at 7 p.m. at Rock Valley College, Physical Education Center PEC0110 (lower level), 3301 N. Mulford Road, Rockford. John and Joyce Mori will present "Take a Closer Look: A Photographic Prairie Walk." Free and open to the public. For more information, call 779-537-8939.

ECOLAB RETIREES will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. at Domenico's, 547 E. Grand Ave. For more information, call Duane at 608-752-3735.

Friday, Feb. 22

GRINNELL HALL SENIOR CENTER, 631 Bluff St., Beloit, Coin Club will meet at 9 a.m. Bring nickels to discuss. Do not have to be a member of Grinnell to participate.

Saturday, Feb. 23

BELOIT MEMORIAL HIGH SCHOOL is sponsoring a Father-Daughter Dance from 3-5 p.m. at the Barkin Arena. The cost is $20 per couple, includes refreshments and raffle prizes. Tickets available at the door.

Monday, Feb. 25

GRINNELL HALL SENIOR CENTER, 631 Bluff St., Beloit, "What the Tech" at 1 p.m. For members and non-members. Free class. Bring your cell phones, tablets or laptops and your questions. Pre-register by calling 608-364-2875.

Tuesday, Feb. 26

AL-ANON will meet at 7 p.m. at St. Paul Episcopal Church, 212 W. Grand Ave. Use Garden Lane entrance off Bluff St. District Al-Anon Helpline is 608-756-1720.

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN (AAUW) Janesville Chapter will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Woman's Club, 108 S. Jackson St., Janesville. Program on workplace harassment. The public is invited. Call 608-436-3050 to RSVP or for more information.

BELOIT EVENING LIONS is having a meeting at 7 p.m. at Boundaries, 3807 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. Order off the menu at 5 p.m. Speaker will be Rod Gottfredsen presenting photo progress of downtown now and then. For more information, call Sandie at 608-718-5512.

Wednesday, Feb. 27

FRIENDS OF AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at First Congregational Church, 801 Bushnell St. District Al-Anon Helpline is 608-756-1720.

Thursday, Feb. 28

THURSDAY MORNING AL-ANON will meet at 10 a.m. at Our Saviors Lutheran Church, 749 Bluff St. District Al-Anon Helpline is 608-756-1720.

BELOIT NOON LIONS regular meeting at 11:30 a.m. upstairs at Boundaries Bar and Grill, 3807 S. Riverside Drive, Beloit. Lunch to follow downstairs, off the menu.

Friday, March 1

GRINNELL HALL SENIOR CENTER, 631 Bluff St., Beloit, Fishing Club to meet at 9 a.m. For all angelers who enjoy telling fish stories. Do not have to be a member of Grinnell to participate.

Saturday, March 2

MOMS CLUB OF ROCK COUNTY will hold a Mom 2 Mom Sale from 7:30 a.m.-noon at Cargill United Methodist Church, 2000 Wesley Ave., Janesville. Gently used baby gear, clothing, toys, maternity items, etc. will be sold. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/moms.janesville/

Saturday, March 9

RESONATE CHURCH, 2707 Bond Place, Janesville, hosts swing dance lessons at 7 p.m. with a social dance for teens/adults from 7:45-10 p.m. Cost is $5. No partner necessary, beginners welcome.

NICHOLAS CONSERVATORY, 1354 N. 2nd St., Rockford, Orchids for Beginners workshop at 1 p.m. Learn the basics from orchid enthusiast Dave Picken. Included with admission, free for members.

Sunday, March 10

NATURE AT THE CONFLUENCE, 306 Dickop St., South Beloit, "The Search for Ke-Chunk Village at the Confluence," at 1 p.m. with Dr. Bill Green, retired Beloit College professor of anthropology. Free program, donations accepted.

Saturday, March 23

AMERICAN LEGION POST 440, 508 Front St., Clinton, will celebrate their 100th anniversary with an open house from 1-5 p.m.

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