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Kendall Sheriff's Office Offers Scholarship

By Steven Jack, Jan 18, 2017, Categories: Community, Today, Education

Applications due March 15.

District 308 Students Recognized for State-Wide Achievements

By Steven Jack, Jan 19, 2017, Categories: Community, Today, News, Education

18 students receive board recognition.

SNAPSHOT: Graffiti Removed from Oswego Veterans Memorial

By Steven Jack, Jan 18, 2017, Categories: Community, News

Send your community photos to onlyoswego@gmail.com

Husband of Kendall Food Pantry Director Arrested

By Steven Jack, Jan 17, 2017, Categories: News, Police

Kenneth Spaeth was taken into custody Tuesday.

OEHS Student Athlete of the Week: Ty Battle

By Steven Jack, Jan 17, 2017, Categories: Community, Today, News, Education

Daughter of college basketball legend takes it all in stride.

OEHS Club Collecting Items for Homeless Shelter

By Steven Jack, Jan 17, 2017, Categories: Community, Today, News, Education

Drop off items through May 8.

OHS Senior Helps Save Man with Quick-Thinking CPR

By Steven Jack, Jan 16, 2017, Categories: Community, News, Health, Police

After spotting a man laying on the side of the road in downtown Oswego Sunday, Alicia Alexander knew she had to do something.


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  • Maximize Your Social Security

    01/21/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Discover how to navigate the Social Security system and develop strategies to maximize your benef...


  • Coffee with Kifowit

    01/23/2017
    08:30AM — 09:30AM

    If you would like to enjoy a cup of coffee and have an informal chat about the issues important t...


  • Winter Reading

    01/23/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

    For adults and children of all ages! Make your way to the library for Winter Reading Fun. Read, l...


  • Games for Grownups

    01/23/2017
    06:30PM — 08:30PM

    Welcome to the new world of board games! Join us as we enjoy snacks, and play such games as Ticke...


  • Winter Reading

    01/25/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

    For adults and children of all ages! Make your way to the library for Winter Reading Fun. Read, l...


  • Join the Oswego Senior Center for luncheon and show on Wednesday, January 25 (Time TBA). We will ...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    01/25/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Winter Reading

    01/27/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

    For adults and children of all ages! Make your way to the library for Winter Reading Fun. Read, l...


  • Think Tank @ 25N

    01/27/2017
    11:00AM — 12:00PM

    Open to the public! Do you want to explore an idea or business challenge? We brainstorm around...


  • International Cooking Class

    01/27/2017
    12:00PM — 02:00PM

    We are heading to Greece this month for our international cooking class! We will be making Spanak...


  • Limelight Short Play Festival

    01/27/2017
    07:00PM — 08:30PM

    The Oswegoland Park District's Limelight Theatre Company Presents: Short Play Festival Staged ...


  • Maximize Your Social Security

    01/21/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Discover how to navigate the Social Security system and develop strategies to maximize your benef...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    01/22/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Coffee with Kifowit

    01/23/2017
    08:30AM — 09:30AM

    If you would like to enjoy a cup of coffee and have an informal chat about the issues important t...


  • Winter Reading

    01/23/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

    For adults and children of all ages! Make your way to the library for Winter Reading Fun. Read, l...


  • Games for Grownups

    01/23/2017
    06:30PM — 08:30PM

    Welcome to the new world of board games! Join us as we enjoy snacks, and play such games as Ticke...


  • Morning Coffee Break and a Book

    01/24/2017
    10:30AM — 11:30AM

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  • Computer Classes for Seniors

    01/24/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    The Oswego Senior Center provides free computer and mobile device technology classes and one-on-o...


  • Ice Cream Social

    01/24/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

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  • Winter Reading

    01/25/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

    For adults and children of all ages! Make your way to the library for Winter Reading Fun. Read, l...


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  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    01/25/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    01/26/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Winter Reading

    01/27/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

    For adults and children of all ages! Make your way to the library for Winter Reading Fun. Read, l...


  • Think Tank @ 25N

    01/27/2017
    11:00AM — 12:00PM

    Open to the public! Do you want to explore an idea or business challenge? We brainstorm around...


  • International Cooking Class

    01/27/2017
    12:00PM — 02:00PM

    We are heading to Greece this month for our international cooking class! We will be making Spanak...


  • Limelight Short Play Festival

    01/27/2017
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  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    01/29/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Winter Reading

    01/30/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

    For adults and children of all ages! Make your way to the library for Winter Reading Fun. Read, l...


  • Arm Chair Travels

    01/31/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    Join us at the Oswego Senior Center as we explore Chicago and the suburbs through WTTW’s Geoffrey...


  • Computer Classes for Seniors

    01/31/2017
    01:00PM — 02:30PM

    The Oswego Senior Center provides free computer and mobile device technology classes and one-on-o...


  • Fox Valley Writer's Group

    01/31/2017
    07:00PM — 08:30PM

    The Fox Valley Writers group is dedicated to the idea of helping writers of all skill levels conn...


  • Winter Reading

    02/01/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

    For adults and children of all ages! Make your way to the library for Winter Reading Fun. Read, l...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    02/01/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    02/02/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • The Holmstad Helping Hearts

    02/02/2017
    01:30PM — 02:30PM

    The Holmstad Helping Hearts, a free support group for caregivers of loved ones with dementia, is ...


  • Evening Book Discussion Group

    02/02/2017
    07:00PM — 08:30PM

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  • Winter Reading

    02/03/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

    For adults and children of all ages! Make your way to the library for Winter Reading Fun. Read, l...


  • Limelight Auditions: SPACE!

    02/03/2017
    06:30PM — 08:30PM

    Audition for The Limelight Theatre Company's upcoming production of SPACE! Sign up for an audi...


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    02/04/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

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  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    02/05/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Limelight Auditions: SPACE!

    02/05/2017
    03:30PM — 05:30PM

    Audition for The Limelight Theatre Company's upcoming production of SPACE! Sign up for an audi...


  • Winter Reading

    02/06/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

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    02/07/2017
    11:00AM — 02:00PM

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  • Winter Reading

    02/08/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

    For adults and children of all ages! Make your way to the library for Winter Reading Fun. Read, l...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    02/08/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


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    02/09/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Winter Reading

    02/10/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

    For adults and children of all ages! Make your way to the library for Winter Reading Fun. Read, l...


  • Oswego Moving Vietnam Wall Pancake Fundraiser

    02/11/2017
    08:00AM — 11:00AM

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  • Art Club for Grownups

    02/11/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Unleash your inner artist! Come explore new techniques and hone your skills while connecting with...


  • Valentine Dinner Dance

    02/11/2017
    05:00PM — 09:00PM

    Celebrate Valentine’s Day at the Kickers Club, 1015 Harvey Road in Oswego, for an evening of dinn...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    02/12/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Winter Reading

    02/13/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

    For adults and children of all ages! Make your way to the library for Winter Reading Fun. Read, l...


  • Genealogy Group

    02/13/2017
    07:00PM — 08:30PM

    Ask your genealogy questions, share a “find,” or listen to an expert speaker. Something different...


  • Fox Valley Writer's Group

    02/14/2017
    07:00PM — 08:30PM

    The Fox Valley Writers group is dedicated to the idea of helping writers of all skill levels conn...


  • Winter Reading

    02/15/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

    For adults and children of all ages! Make your way to the library for Winter Reading Fun. Read, l...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    02/15/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    02/16/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Elderday Center Caregiver Support Group Meeting

    02/16/2017
    01:30PM — 03:00PM

    Elderday Center offers a monthly caregiver support group, facilitated by Mollie Blum, MSW, Direct...


  • Trivia Night

    02/16/2017
    07:00PM — 08:30PM

    Compete in a fast-paced evening of trivia fun. We'll have snacks and prizes. Please register in a...


  • Winter Reading

    02/17/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

    For adults and children of all ages! Make your way to the library for Winter Reading Fun. Read, l...


  • Resume Skills Workshop

    02/18/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Learn how to make your resume move to the top of the stack, find out what should (or shouldn't) b...


  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

    02/19/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

    The Fabyan Villa Museum and Japanese Garden will return to a public hours schedule starting on Su...


  • Classic Cinema Sundays

    02/19/2017
    02:00PM — 04:00PM

    Join us at Messenger Public Library for Classic Cinema Sundays. Enjoy popcorn, good company, and ...


  • Winter Reading

    02/20/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

    For adults and children of all ages! Make your way to the library for Winter Reading Fun. Read, l...