Flash Forward (Aug 15th – 22nd)


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Book Signing at the Bradley Public Library

August 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Bradley Public Library, 296 N. Fulton Avenue 
Bradley, IL 60915 United States

Artist and Author Julie Elroy, from Saint Anne, IL, will have a book signing. It will be held at the Bradley Public Library in IL. Her book, called Healing Touch for Mind, Body, and Soul: An Artistic Look at the Healing Touches of Jesus, is inspirational. This book invites you to enjoy art, read the Bible, and sing hymns to worship the Lord. Come, experience the healing touches Jesus has in store for you.Find out more »

Second Street Market

August 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Manteno Chamber of Commerce, 98 E. Third St 
Manteno, IL 60950 United States + Google Map

Natural Formations Jewelry, featured left, will be in attendance. Be sure to check out their Artisan Market page now by clicking their name below!

Join us for an upscale boutique shopping experience before and during Rockin’ on Main. You’ll have the opportunity to shop for clothing, soaps, art, home goods and more! Shop, eat, listen to music and enjoy an evening in Manteno! Vendor list coming soon! Find out more »

August Rockin’ on the Square

August 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

The Square on Second, 2nd Street 
Manteno, IL 60950 United States + Google Map

Join us for our last night of Rockin’ on the Square! The band Hey Jimmy will be here performing pop, rock, and dance hits; Creme of the Crop food truck will be there in case you get hungry! BYOB – please drink responsibly! This will be your last chance to enjoy the fun! Thank you to our Headliner and Opening Act Sponsors: Headliner Sponsors: – Plochman’s Mustard – Sammy’s Pizza – Taylor Ford of Manteno Opening Act Sponsor: -Carlile Group… Find out more »


August 17 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Aroma Park

Two River Festival Parade, Food and Craft Vendors, softball tournament, beer tent, bands, car show, bounce house and slide for kids, casting contest, bingo, bake sale and more! One of the best fireworks shows around! Raffle tickets on sale now! Come out for a great time! Registration for car show, baking contest is at 10:00 a.m. Vendors open at 10:00 a.m. Find out more »

Peotone Concert in the Park w/the SSSC

August 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Peotone Community Park, 448 S West St 
Peotone, IL 60468 United States + Google Map

One of the very first events we had as a band last year was the Concert in the Park series for the Peotone Chamber of Commerce. We had such a great time! They have asked us to come back for another one this year. We said “okay!” Grab a bag chair, a cooler and your friends and come down to the community park on Saturday Aug 17. Everything kicks off at 6pm. See you there! THIS PARTY IS ALL AGES Find out more »

Street Fair at Northfield Square – KGB Band

August 18 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Northfield Square Mall, 1600 N State Route 50 
Bourbonnais, IL 60914 United States + Google Map

Street Fair August 18 – September 15 Food • Music • Vendors • Summertime Fun >> Food Trucks << >> Vendors Market << >> Live Entertainment << FREE Admission- Plenty of FREE Parking 11AM to 4PM AT Northfield Square Mall Bring the whole family for this fun afternoon community event! Have lunch, listen to live music, and shop the vendor market! Live Entertainment Featuring: August 18- “KGB Band” September 15- “Matt Yeager” List of participating vendors is being continually updated!…Find out more »

Dog Day Afternoon

August 18 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Peotone Community Park, 448 S West St 
Peotone, IL 60468 United States + Google Map

It’s a day for the dogs….& other animals too. Come to the Main Park (West St & Blue Devil Dr) for an afternoon of pet-themed vendors & activities. Humans & animals welcome (animals must be on a leash no longer than 6ft). See what’s available for animals in our area, from shelters to services, make a toy for your pet, and new this year – yoga with your dog!!! Mark your calendars for this fun event. More info to be…Find out more »

No Small Matter (Film Screening)

August 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Kankakee Public Library, 4th Floor Auditorium, 200 East Court Street 
Kankakee, IL 60901 United States + Google Map

Screening of “No Small Matter” The film is the first feature documentary to explore the most overlooked, underestimated, and powerful force for good in America today: early childhood education. Through poignant stories and surprising humor, the film lays our the overwhelming evidence for the importance of the first five years, and reveals how our failure to act on that evidence has resulted in an everyday crisis for American families, and a slow-motion catastrophe for the country. No charge–Lunch provided Find out more »

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