Around the Sauk Valley is a roundup of local events and a calendar of other upcoming activities.
Our weekly sampling of all the things to do in the Sauk Valley this weekend
Light fixture repairs and deck patching will be done Thursday on the U.S. Route 30 Mississippi River bridge in western Whiteside County.
The Avenue G Bridge over the Rock River between Sterling and Rock Falls will be closed for about 2 months, beginning Monday.
Scheduled events from Discover Dixon, Sterling Main Street and Visit Rock Falls.
The Lee County Health Department is giving away home COVID-19 tests, condoms, radon tests and other freebies from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Steward city park shelter, and from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the Dixon Riverfront pavilion.
American Legion Post 12 will serve creamed chicken and biscuits with mashed potatoes, salad and a dessert from to 7 p.m. Friday at the post at 1120 W. First St.
The Lee County Health Department is giving away home COVID-19 tests, condoms, radon tests and other freebies from 2 to 3 p.m. Friday in front of Fresh Mart, 121 N. Elm St.
The Dixon American Legion Post 12 is serving baked or fried cod with fries or a baked potato, a vegetable, salad, roll and dessert, from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday.
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Single parents and grandparents raising their grandchildren are invited to sign up for a free oil change, courtesy of the Salvation Army and the Whiteside Area Career Center.
The Whiteside County Multi-Jurisdictional All Hazards Mitigation Plan will be available for public review and comment starting May 19.
Whiteside County Economic Development is offering a new website designed to help small businesses succeed.
If it’s the last Saturday of the month, the Leydig Center in Dixon will be open to bargain hunters.
Dixon American Legion Post 12 will serve prime rib, for dine in or carry out, from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the post at 1120 W. First St.