McHenry County News

Santa Vs. Grinch Christmas Craft & Vendor Show

Where: Quality In, 200 Gore Road, Morris, Ill. 60450 When: Saturday, Dec. 3 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is FREE . There will be Pictures taken with Santa and The Grinch at no charge. Kids will receive a FREE Goody Bag!

 
 

McHenry County Farmers Markets Move Indoors for the Winter

McHenry County Farmers Markets Move Indoors       for the Winter

Cary Winter Farmers Market 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., first and third Sundays, November – May, Algonquin Township Building 6, Crystal Lake. Go shopping for eggs, meats, cheese, fish, dog treats, greens, soaps, baked goods, olive oil granola, crafts and more. Woodstock Winter Market 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., two Saturdays per […]

 
 

ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENDERS OF MCHENRY COUNTY TO COLLECT POLITICAL SIGNS

WOODSTOCK – The Environmental Defenders of McHenry County are again collecting political signs. If you do not plan to re-use your signs following the election, signs can be brought to the Defenders’ warehouse, care of Chicago Logistic Service, 501 Davis Road, Elgin, Ill. There will be a bin at the […]

 
 

Environmental Defenders of McHenry County Used Book Sale, Nov. 25 through Dec. 10

WOODSTOCK – The Environmental Defenders of McHenry County are holding their annual “Holiday Kick-Off Book Sale” at the Woodstock Square Mall building lobby, 110 S. Johnson Street, on the Woodstock Square. The sale starts on Nov. 25 from 11 a.m. – 7p.m., and runs through Saturday, Dec.10. Hours are 11a.m. […]

 
 

Get Out to Play After Dark at McHenry County Conservation District

  With the sun going down so early, there’s no time to play! Fear not… now you can get out to enjoy some fresh air and exercise every night after dark. The District has two sites open late for hiking or cross country skiing when the conditions are right. Now […]

 
 

Light Up Crystal Lake Contest

Light Up Crystal Lake Contest

District residents are invited to see if all the sweat and tears that they put into decorating the outside of their homes for the holidays will pay off. The Crystal Lake Park District “Light Up” Crystal Lake contest is for the “Best Holiday Light Display” in Crystal Lake. Judging will […]

 
 

McHenry County Calendar of Events December 2 – 7

Friday, Dec. 2 5 – 8 p.m. Cost: $5 suggested donation Christmas at the Dole Lakeside Arts Park, 401 Country Club Road, Crystal Lake, IL 60014 Phone: 815-455-8000 Website: www.lakesideartspark.org Friday, Dec. 2 5 – 8 p.m. First Friday Art Show at the Dole Lakeside Arts Park, 401 Country Club […]

 
 

McHenry County Calendar of Events November 17 – 23

Thursday, Nov. 17 5 – 7 p.m. FREE Mixer-Multi Chamber (Wauconda, Cary/Grove, Crystal Lake, McHenry & Island Lake) 3D Bowl/Sideout Sports Tavern, 4018 Roberts Road, Island Lake, IL 60042 Phone: 847-526-7174 Website: www.mchenrychamber.com Thursday, Nov. 17 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. FREE Holiday Ceramics Sale Old Courthouse Arts Center, 101 […]

 
 

McHenry County Calendar of Events October 21 – 24

Fri., Oct. 21 7 p.m. Cost: $9 – $12 Spotlight Youth Theater Presents: A Little Princess Cosman Cultural Center, 12015 Mill St., Huntley, IL 60142 Phone: 815-516-2298 Website: www.spotlight.org Fri., Oct. 21 Fri., 4 p.m. to Sun., 2 p.m. Cost: $399 to $699 “A Transformational Journey Home,” Fall Yoga Retreat […]

 
 

McHenry County Calendar of Events Oct. 6 – 12

Thurs., Oct. 6 5:30 – 9 p.m. FREE Ladies Night Out Essential Oils Shopping Crystal Lake Brewing, 150 N. Main St., Crystal Lake, IL 60014 Phone: 847-409-8433 Website: www.crystallakeladiesnight.eventbrite.com Thurs., Oct. 6 5 – 8:30 p.m. FREE Living History – Open House Twilight Powers-Walker House Historic Landmark in Glacial Park […]