Sterling Area

1st Annual Northern Illinois Autumn Fest (Sat. Sep 5, 2015 9:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Open Bible Church
2105 E Rte 30
Rock Falls, IL
815.625.1957
wandalee2004@yahoo.com
https://www.facebook.com/pages/First-Open-Bible-Church-RockFalls/219090742811?fref=ts

This is going to be a day filled with fun! This event is for all ages, as there will be activities for kids and gospel music and vendors for the adults. Food will also be available for purchase. Bring lawn chairs! We hope everyone comes and enjoys a day out!

Vendors, bounce houses, gospel singing, crafts, concessions, face painting.

Vendors:
Avon, Mary Kay, Perfectly Posh, Jamberry Nails, Paparazzi, Pink Zebra, Make-Up Eraser, Jewelry In Candles, Scentsy, and more!

 

Gospel singing:
Stony & Crystal, Jerry Dittmar, Saved by Grace, Funderberg Family, Randy Planthaber, Jerry Echebarria, Gone Fishin', Joyful Noyz, Francie Bond, Altered Lives, Acceptable, Mark and Pam Fisher

 

In case of rain, event will move indoors.

 

Any questions, just give the church office a call, or you can email Wanda Peterson.

Fire Museum Tours (Sat. Sep 5, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum
403 W. 2nd St.
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.622.9490
firemuseum@comcast.net
http://firehouseofgodministries.com/firemuseum.htm

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum will be open for tours each Saturday from May 2 through the end of October.  Bring the family or a friend and tour the museum!

 

Displayed are antique local fire engines, historic pictures, antiques, and firefighting tools and memorabilia.  Kids young and old will enjoy the history!

 

Admission is free. Donations are accepted. For more information, please visit the website or call the number above.

Fire Museum Family Fun Day (Mon. Sep 7, 2015 11:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum
311 3rd Ave.
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.622.9490
firemuseum@comcast.net
http://firehouseofgodministries.com/firemuseum.htm

You are invited to an open house and family fun day at Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum. Fire truck rides, kids activities, tour the museum, and free lunch!

 

Come in and see the history displayed from the Sterling and Rock Falls area. Antique fire engines, historic pictures, firefighting tools, and more!

Bridge the Community (Sat. Sep 12, 2015 8:30 am - 9:30 am)

Contact Info:

Rock Falls Riverfront
E. 2nd St
Sterling, IL 61081
http://www.bridgethecommunity.com/

Racing for the Riverfront!

 

Bridge the Community is the only event in the Sauk Valley Area which features a 5K and 10K option, with courses that take you along the beautiful Rock River in both Sterling and Rock Falls, Illinois – crossing the river twice!

 

The event kicks off with a Kids’ Bridge Dash at 8:30 a.m. with a fun run across the 1st Avenue Bridge.

 

The 5 & 10K takes off at 9:00 a.m. beginning on E. 2nd Street along the Rock Falls riverfront.

 

Come enjoy a morning run and then stick around for the Twin Cities annual Fiesta Days Parade that steps off at Noon. This 60+ year old tradition in the Sauk Valley crosses the bridge through both communities with a day full of festivities, food and family!

 

Make it a day to Bridge the Community!

Back to School Prayer Rally (Sat. Sep 12, 2015 9:30 am)

Contact Info:

New Life Lutheran Church
702 W Lynn Blvd
Sterling, IL 61081
momsinprayer.saukvalley@gmail.com
http://momsinprayer.com

Moms in Prayer International is holding a "Back to School Prayer Rally". Marta Gemelli, Regional Director of Moms in Prayer International will be speaking. We will enjoy some reflection on scripture and pray for all returning students and schools.

 

Will you be the one to stand in the gap?

 

"I searched for a man among them who would build up the wall and stand in the gap before Me for the land, so that I would not destroy it, but I found no one." Ezekiel 22:30

Fire Museum Tours (Sat. Sep 12, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum
403 W. 2nd St.
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.622.9490
firemuseum@comcast.net
http://firehouseofgodministries.com/firemuseum.htm

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum will be open for tours each Saturday from May 2 through the end of October.  Bring the family or a friend and tour the museum!

 

Displayed are antique local fire engines, historic pictures, antiques, and firefighting tools and memorabilia.  Kids young and old will enjoy the history!

 

Admission is free. Donations are accepted. For more information, please visit the website or call the number above.

Fiesta Days Parade (Sat. Sep 12, 2015 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Begins: First Avenue
First Avenue
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.625.2400
http://saukvalleyareachamber.com/

FIESTA DAYS: Taste of Fiesta and Fiesta Parade, an annual community celebration of Latin culture and heritage, every September in Sterling-Rock Falls, IL.

 

Join us for the 63rd Annual Fiesta Days Parade!

 

The Parade will begin in Rock Falls. The parade will travel north on First Avenue in Rock Falls, cross the First Avenue bridge to Sterling. At the base of the bridge the parade will travel north on Locust Street to 4th and end at Grandon Civic Center in Sterling. Parade float winners will be announced at Grandon thirty minutes following the parade.

 

For more information, call the SVACC at the number above or visit the website above.

Fire Museum Tours (Sat. Sep 19, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum
403 W. 2nd St.
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.622.9490
firemuseum@comcast.net
http://firehouseofgodministries.com/firemuseum.htm

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum will be open for tours each Saturday from May 2 through the end of October.  Bring the family or a friend and tour the museum!

 

Displayed are antique local fire engines, historic pictures, antiques, and firefighting tools and memorabilia.  Kids young and old will enjoy the history!

 

Admission is free. Donations are accepted. For more information, please visit the website or call the number above.

Fiesta Days Taste of Fiesta (Sat. Sep 19, 2015 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

The 4th annual Sterling-Rock Falls "Taste of Fiesta" is happening!

 

Taste of Fiesta 2015: Celebrate Mexican Independence Day! Taste food, enjoy music, art, dance and culture, Kermes fun fair, businesses and resource booths. Folkloric dancers, local musicians, artists, kids' crafts and activities! Brought to you by the Taste of Fiesta Committee, The Community That Cares Project, social service providers and many local Hispanic and non-Hispanic businesses.

 

Free admission, everyone is welcome!

Fire Museum Tours (Sat. Sep 26, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum
403 W. 2nd St.
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.622.9490
firemuseum@comcast.net
http://firehouseofgodministries.com/firemuseum.htm

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum will be open for tours each Saturday from May 2 through the end of October.  Bring the family or a friend and tour the museum!

 

Displayed are antique local fire engines, historic pictures, antiques, and firefighting tools and memorabilia.  Kids young and old will enjoy the history!

 

Admission is free. Donations are accepted. For more information, please visit the website or call the number above.

Senior Jam (Sat. Sep 26, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Open Bible Church
2105 E Rte 30
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.625.1957
firstopenbible@comcast.net
https://www.facebook.com/pages/First-Open-Bible-Church-RockFalls/219090742811?sk=timeline&ref=page_internal

Open to anyone! Bring your instruments, gather 'round, and play music together. Senior Jam happens on the 4th Saturday of each month.

Fire Museum Tours (Sat. Oct 3, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum
403 W. 2nd St.
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.622.9490
firemuseum@comcast.net
http://firehouseofgodministries.com/firemuseum.htm

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum will be open for tours each Saturday from May 2 through the end of October.  Bring the family or a friend and tour the museum!

 

Displayed are antique local fire engines, historic pictures, antiques, and firefighting tools and memorabilia.  Kids young and old will enjoy the history!

 

Admission is free. Donations are accepted. For more information, please visit the website or call the number above.

Christ Lutheran School Fall Fun 5k Run/Walk (Sat. Oct 10, 2015 8:30 am)

Contact Info:

Christ Lutheran School
2000 18th Avenue
Sterling, IL 61081
563.343.2803
karlabelzer@yahoo.com
http://clsfallfunrun.webs.com/

Join us for a 5K run/walk through north Sterling, IL to raise funds for Christ Lutheran School!

 

The race begins and ends at the school. It's a flat, fast course with water stations.

 

An awards ceremony in the gym will follow.

 

You can register now at the above link.

Fire Museum Tours (Sat. Oct 10, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum
403 W. 2nd St.
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.622.9490
firemuseum@comcast.net
http://firehouseofgodministries.com/firemuseum.htm

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum will be open for tours each Saturday from May 2 through the end of October.  Bring the family or a friend and tour the museum!

 

Displayed are antique local fire engines, historic pictures, antiques, and firefighting tools and memorabilia.  Kids young and old will enjoy the history!

 

Admission is free. Donations are accepted. For more information, please visit the website or call the number above.

Fire Museum Tours (Sat. Oct 17, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum
403 W. 2nd St.
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.622.9490
firemuseum@comcast.net
http://firehouseofgodministries.com/firemuseum.htm

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum will be open for tours each Saturday from May 2 through the end of October.  Bring the family or a friend and tour the museum!

 

Displayed are antique local fire engines, historic pictures, antiques, and firefighting tools and memorabilia.  Kids young and old will enjoy the history!

 

Admission is free. Donations are accepted. For more information, please visit the website or call the number above.

Fire Museum Tours (Sat. Oct 24, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum
403 W. 2nd St.
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.622.9490
firemuseum@comcast.net
http://firehouseofgodministries.com/firemuseum.htm

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum will be open for tours each Saturday from May 2 through the end of October.  Bring the family or a friend and tour the museum!

 

Displayed are antique local fire engines, historic pictures, antiques, and firefighting tools and memorabilia.  Kids young and old will enjoy the history!

 

Admission is free. Donations are accepted. For more information, please visit the website or call the number above.

Restart Concert (Sat. Oct 24, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

City Of God Church
530 West Rock Falls Road
Rock Falls, IL 61071
563.940.8869
hartsmichael@gmail.com
http://www.gofundme.com/restartconcerts

Our 7th annual "Restart" youth conference is going to be awesome! Restart helps restore the sense of purpose and vision through music, by promoting non violence, a drug free community and non gang violence. Only God can make this happen, please support this awesome cause! If you enjoy dance, rap, rock, worship, City Of God is the place to be for this year's Restart 2015 Concert!

 

This is a FREE concert event Featuring:

 

Mike Swag

 

H Street

 

Sonia

 

CYIC Dance Team

 

And much more!

 

Call the number above for more info.

Senior Jam (Sat. Oct 24, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Open Bible Church
2105 E Rte 30
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.625.1957
firstopenbible@comcast.net
https://www.facebook.com/pages/First-Open-Bible-Church-RockFalls/219090742811?sk=timeline&ref=page_internal

Open to anyone! Bring your instruments, gather 'round, and play music together. Senior Jam happens on the 4th Saturday of each month.

Fire Museum Tours (Sat. Oct 31, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum
403 W. 2nd St.
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.622.9490
firemuseum@comcast.net
http://firehouseofgodministries.com/firemuseum.htm

Firehouse Ministries Fire Museum will be open for tours each Saturday from May 2 through the end of October.  Bring the family or a friend and tour the museum!

 

Displayed are antique local fire engines, historic pictures, antiques, and firefighting tools and memorabilia.  Kids young and old will enjoy the history!

 

Admission is free. Donations are accepted. For more information, please visit the website or call the number above.

Senior Jam (Sat. Nov 28, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Open Bible Church
2105 E Rte 30
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.625.1957
firstopenbible@comcast.net
https://www.facebook.com/pages/First-Open-Bible-Church-RockFalls/219090742811?sk=timeline&ref=page_internal

Open to anyone! Bring your instruments, gather 'round, and play music together. Senior Jam happens on the 4th Saturday of each month.

Senior Jam (Sat. Dec 26, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Open Bible Church
2105 E Rte 30
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.625.1957
firstopenbible@comcast.net
https://www.facebook.com/pages/First-Open-Bible-Church-RockFalls/219090742811?sk=timeline&ref=page_internal

Open to anyone! Bring your instruments, gather 'round, and play music together. Senior Jam happens on the 4th Saturday of each month.

Senior Jam (Sat. Jan 23, 2016 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Open Bible Church
2105 E Rte 30
Rock Falls, IL 61071
815.625.1957
firstopenbible@comcast.net
https://www.facebook.com/pages/First-Open-Bible-Church-RockFalls/219090742811?sk=timeline&ref=page_internal

Open to anyone! Bring your instruments, gather 'round, and play music together. Senior Jam happens on the 4th Saturday of each month.