Batavia Library lecture to highlight Aurora’s role in Blues history
The Library’s next New Lyceum Lecture Series program, “The Leland Bluebird Recording Sessions,” will be presented Tues., June 14, at 7pm. Steve Warrenfeltz, owner of Kiss the Sky in Batavia, and professional musician Scott Tipping will co-present the lecture.
Library summer series to feature songwriters and live performances
The Library, in conjunction with the Fox Valley Music Foundation, will co-host a Summer Songwriter Workshop and Performance Series. Programs in the six-part series feature local, professional songwriters explaining their process when creating a song, followed by a live performance of their work.
Festival of The Fox brings Dragon Boat Races to Pottawatomie Park
Festival of the Fox (formerly River Fest) featuring classic Dragon Boat Races, sails into St. Charles June 9-12. Presented by the City of St Charles and Pride of the Fox, events include a carnival, Dragon Boat racing, Water Ski show, kids craft, movie night, food, entertainment, and more!
Retiring Geneva City Administrator Mary McKittrick wins leadership awards
Geneva City Administrator Mary McKittrick has been named the recipient of the Robert B. Morris Lifetime Achievement Award by the Illinois City/County Management Association (ILCMA), the second major honor bestowed on her this spring.