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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.

Midwest Mardi Gras Event to Benefit Oswego Nonprofits

By Steven Jack, Jan 16, 2017, Categories: Community, Today

Buy your tickets now for one-of-a-kind event.

Home Destroyed in Early Morning Fire

By Steven Jack, Jan 15, 2017, Categories: Today, News, Police

No injuries reported.


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  • Winter Reading

    01/20/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

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


  • CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP

    01/20/2017
    10:00AM — 11:00AM

    Many times we find ourselves in caregiver roles. Finding support among peers is a great opportuni...


  • Think Tank @ 25N

    01/20/2017
    11:00AM — 12:00PM

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


  • Maximize Your Social Security

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    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

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    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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  • Fabyan Villa Museum & Japanese Garden open

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    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

    01/19/2017
    01:30PM — 03:00PM

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


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  • Winter Reading

    01/20/2017
    09:00AM — 09:00PM

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


  • CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP

    01/20/2017
    10:00AM — 11:00AM

    Many times we find ourselves in caregiver roles. Finding support among peers is a great opportuni...


  • Think Tank @ 25N

    01/20/2017
    11:00AM — 12:00PM

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


  • 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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    01/25/2017
    01:00PM — 04:30PM

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    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
    07:00PM — 08:30PM

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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

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  • 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...


  • 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

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    10:00AM — 12:00PM

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    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

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


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    02/07/2017
    11:00AM — 02:00PM

    Celebrate President’s Day with this special performance taking place at the Jacob Henry Mansion i...


  • 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...


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    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

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    08:00AM — 11:00AM

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  • Art Club for Grownups

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    10:00AM — 12:00PM

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  • 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...


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    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...


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    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

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


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    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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    02:00PM — 04:00PM

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