Events

Events

24
Apr

Italian Language Group

24 Apr
@ Reddick Public Library, Apr 24 @ 5:00 pm
  This free group is open to all adults wanting to learn the Italian Language.  
24
Apr

Ottawa Garden Club Meeting

24 Apr
@ Fox High Rise, Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm
Ottawa Garden Club welcomes anyone interested in gardening! Green Thumb is NOT required!
25
Apr

Shake, Rattle, Read

25 Apr
@ Reddick Public Library, Apr 25 @ 10:30 am
Reddick Library’s musical story hour for 6 months to 3 year olds will be held in the Library’s Commu...
25
Apr

Little Leapers

25 Apr
@ Reddick Public Library, Apr 25 @ 4:00 pm
   
28
Apr

Annual Wildflower Pilgrimage

28 Apr
@ Starved Rock State Park, Apr 28 @ 9:00 am
Enjoy the great variety of Spring Flower at Starved Rock. Guided hikes leave from Starved Rock Visit...
28
Apr

parkrun

28 Apr
@ Heritage Harbor, Apr 28 @ 9:00 am
parkrun (spelled with a small p) is the world’s largest organized running activity, in which m...
28
Apr

Hot Cocoa Bike Ride

28 Apr
@ Heritage Harbor, Apr 28 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Bike along the I & M Canal starting at Heritage Harbor
28
Apr

Annual Wildflower Pilgrimage

28 Apr
@ Starved Rock State Park, Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm
Enjoy the great variety of Spring Flower at Starved Rock. Guided hikes leave from Starved Rock Visit...
28
Apr

Loop Group

28 Apr
@ Reddick Public Library, Apr 28 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Knit and crochet in a fun environment with knowledgeable people. Any one can drop in—no registration...
29
Apr

Annual Wildflower Pilgrimage

29 Apr
@ Starved Rock State Park, Apr 29 @ 9:00 am
Enjoy the great variety of Spring Flower at Starved Rock. Guided hikes leave from Starved Rock Visit...
29
Apr

Annual Wildflower Pilgrimage

29 Apr
@ Starved Rock State Park, Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm
Enjoy the great variety of Spring Flower at Starved Rock. Guided hikes leave from Starved Rock Visit...
30
Apr

STEAM Squad

30 Apr
@ Reddick Public Library, Apr 30 @ 4:30 pm
This month’s STEAM activity for grades 4-6th will focus on engineering and art as we make Pendulum P...
5
May

Midwest Morel Fest

5 May
@ Jordon Block, May 5 @ 7:00 am – 5:00 pm
  LEARN, HUNT, BUY…MOREL MUSHROOMS during Ottawa’s Annual Midwest Morel Fest.  This...
5
May

Spring Migratory Bird Hike

5 May
@ Starved Rock State Park, May 5 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am
Join the park naturalist and local bird expert, Tom Williams, as we hike to seek out resident birds ...
5
May

parkrun

5 May
@ Heritage Harbor, May 5 @ 9:00 am
parkrun (spelled with a small p) is the world’s largest organized running activity, in which m...
5
May

MASH Up Homebrew Tasting /Competition

5 May
@ Jordan Block, May 5 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come Celebrate National Homebrewers Day with us! Now in its fifth year, the MASH UP Homebrew Festiva...
6
May

Incredible Bats

6 May
@ Starved Rock State Park, May 6 all-day
In this 1 hour program you will get an overview of the world of bats, as we separate facts from fict...
12
May

The Samuel Adams Starved Rock Country Marathon Full & Half

12 May
@ Downtown Ottawa, May 12 all-day
  SAMUEL ADAMS STARVED ROCK COUNTRY MARATHON Now in its 5th year, the 2018 Samuel Adams Starved...
12
May

60th Annual Town & Country Adult Amateur Art Show

12 May
@ 807 Building, May 12 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
This show offers non-professional artists and artisans the opportunity to have their art publically ...
12
May

parkrun

12 May
@ Heritage Harbor, May 12 @ 9:00 am
parkrun (spelled with a small p) is the world’s largest organized running activity, in which m...
17
May

Illinois Valley Quilters Guild

17 May
@ Epworth United Methodist Church, May 17 @ 7:00 pm
National, regional, local speakers, Workshops, Show & Tell, Retreats, Contests, Challenges, Quil...
18
May

5th Annual Brews, Buds and Blooms Beer Tasting

18 May
@ Herman's Package Store, May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Event will again be held behind Herman’s in the “salt mines”. Over 100 Beers and a...
19
May

Ottawa’s Old Town Farmers Market

19 May
@ Washington Square Park, May 19 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Come to Ottawa’s Old Town Farmers Market to purchase freshly picked, home-grown vegetables and...
19
May

parkrun

19 May
@ Heritage Harbor, May 19 @ 9:00 am
parkrun (spelled with a small p) is the world’s largest organized running activity, in which m...
26
May

Ottawa’s Old Town Farmers Market

26 May
@ Washington Square Park, May 26 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Come to Ottawa’s Old Town Farmers Market to purchase freshly picked, home-grown vegetables and...
26
May

parkrun

26 May
@ Heritage Harbor, May 26 @ 9:00 am
parkrun (spelled with a small p) is the world’s largest organized running activity, in which m...
26
May

Starved Rock Country Brew Festival

26 May
@ Downtown Ottawa, May 26 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The second annual Starved Rock Country Brew Festival will take place on Saturday, May 26th, 2018. Th...
27
May

Bagel & Bloody Mary Bike Ride

27 May
@ Heritage Harbor, May 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Bike along the I & M Canal starting at Heritage Harbor
29
May

Ottawa Garden Club Meeting

29 May
@ Fox High Rise, May 29 @ 7:00 pm
Ottawa Garden Club welcomes anyone interested in gardening! Green Thumb is NOT required!
1
Jun

Ottawa 2 Rivers Wine Festival

1 Jun
@ Jordon Block, Jun 1 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
https://youtu.be/X3EnSAsRAiE WINE FEST 2018 – JUNE 1-3, 2018  Friday, 5-10pm; Saturday, noon-10pm; S...

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