GALENA–On Tuesday, Oct. 6 at 12:30 p.m., the Women’s Bible Study at St. Matthew Lutheran Church invites all interested women to the first in a new series, “Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World.”
Who wants to play the game that grandma played!
SCHAPVILLE–Human rights advocate the Rev. Heidi McGinness, director of outreach for Christian Solidary International-USA (CSI), will be speaking at the Schapville Zion Presbyterian Church at 10 a.m., Sunday, Oct. 4.
SAVANNA–The National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Palisades Chapter 604 will hold its monthly luncheon and meeting on Thursday Oct. 15 at noon at Manny’s Pizza, Savanna.
Galena resident Jim Sebanc and other members of the Galena Lions Club are getting ready for his ninth annual Oktoberfest celebration, this Saturday, Oct. 3, at Depot Park.
Molly Ann Haas
Kellen Mathew Honerbaum
SAVANNA–Northwest Illinois citizens and businesses are invited to participate in the upcoming super recycling collection 9 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Oct. 3, at the Shopko Hometown Store parking lot, Savanna.
Gabriella Sue Vondra
Nova Marie Mullen
GALENA–The Midwest Medical Center Auxiliary Foundation is sponsoring a chicken dinner on Wednesday, Oct. 14 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Galena Elks Lodge.
ELIZABETH–The Jo Daviess Carroll Career and Technical Education Academy is looking for vendors to participate in its craft and vendor fair scheduled for 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 10.
GALENA–Perched on the hillside overlooking Galena at 319 Meeker St., the old county jail features commanding views of the city and a story at every turn.
GALENA–Named for its ornate doors, the Owl House has a different history than most historic homes in Galena.
GALENA–The historic Fricke House at 119 S. Bench St. has been home to several families over the years, the first of which was the family of Henry Fricke.
GALENA–On Saturday, Sept. 19 at 2 p.m., the Galena Public Library will screen the documentary film, “The Light in Her Eyes,” serve light refreshments, and host a discussion.
Dominick James-Lee Johnson