• News for Community

    Monday, August 21, 2017
    Gareth Morgan and Nick Thurman each homered in a Clinton LumberKings 7-6 win over the Peoria Chiefs at Dozer Park on Monday afternoon. Thurman's three run blast in the top of the fifth inning proved to be the decisive blow as the LumberKings (25-32, 56-68) split a four-game series with the Chiefs (30-27, 60-66). The game see-sawed back and forth through the first five innings. Following a ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, August 18, 2017
    The Felix Adler Children's Discovery Center, "Clinton, Iowa's Children's Museum!", has many activities going on this week including Planets in Order, on Wednesday, and Music, Music, Music! on Friday. These programs are free with regular museum admission. Every Wednesday afternoon from 2 to 4 p.m. is WOW Wednesday, a collection of activities sponsored by US Bank. This program ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, August 16, 2017
    The Volunteer Millers at de Immigrant windmill in Fulton, IL will host their monthly program on Tuesday, August 29 at 6:00pm . The event will be held at the Windmill Cultural Center at 111 – 10 th Avenue in downtown Fulton, across from the authentic Dutch windmill. These programs are supported by a grant from the D.S. Flikkema Foundation. This month’s program features Ed Reiter who ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 16, 2017
    The Mississippi River Parkway Commission is inviting motorists to travel the Great River Road during Drive the Great River Road Month, which starts September 1. Drive the Great River Road Month is an open invitation to plan a fun and memorable road trip along the nearly 3,000-mile National Scenic Byway that runs through 10 states, from Minnesota to Louisiana. It is one of the oldest, longest and ...read more
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    Thursday, August 10, 2017
    FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE, TIMBER LAKE PLAYHOUSE IS AGAIN OFFERING TWO DIFFERENT TYPES OF SUBSCRIPTIONS FOR THE 2018 SEASON. For those of you who want the same performance day and same seats for each performance, we have the Traditional Subscription . Patrons who choose this subscription will have first choice of seats. If at any time you need to change your tickets to another performance, you can ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 09, 2017
    Imagine what it would feel like to be fully grounded in your body and radiate confidence, charisma, presence and power. What if you could share this experience with others who are equally committed to their own transformation? At the Tapping Into Your Wellpower Fall Retreat on Saturday, September 23, 2017 , you will learn to easily tap into this well of power and consistently put it into ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Monday, August 07, 2017
    Clinton LumberKings infielder Luis Rengifo was packaged in a four-player trade between the Seattle Mariners and Tampa Bay Rays. Rengifo was sent to the Rays along with minor league left-handed pitcher Anthony Misiewicz and a player to be named later for Major League right-handed pitcher Ryan Garton and minor league catcher Mike Marjama. Rengifo, 20, was with the LumberKings since opening day and ...read more
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    Friday, August 04, 2017
    Timber Lake Playhouse, the professional summer theatre of Northwest Illinois, will present the final show of its summer subscription series, Little Shop of Horrors, Thursday, August 10 th through Sunday, August 20 th at the playhouse in Mount Carroll. Acclaimed Chicago director, Lili-Anne Brown ( Hairspray, Cabaret, Sweet Charity ), returns to direct the musical. Based on Roger Corman’s ...read more
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    Friday, August 04, 2017
    Timber Lake Playhouse (TLP), the premier professional summer theatre of northwest Illinois, announced its 57th consecutive summer season for 2018. Current Artistic Director James Beaudry and Executive Director Dan Danielowski made the announcement at the company’s annual Gala in Freeport on July 14th. The subscription series will begin on June 7th with Disney’s Beauty and The Beast , ...read more
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    Friday, July 28, 2017
    Clinton Public Library will host the third Annual Clinton Book Festival – A Celebration of Books, Reading, and the Book Arts. The festival will take place on Saturday, August 26, 2017, at Clinton Community College, 1000 Lincoln Blvd., Clinton, Iowa from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Clinton Book Festival will be an educational and fun-filled program with readings, workshops, demonstrations, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education