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Dixon High winter concert

DIXON – The Dixon High School Concert Band presents its free winter concert at 2 p.m. Sunday in the auditorium, 300 Lincoln Statue Drive.

Selections will include "Amparito Roca" by Jaime Texador, "Manhattan Beach" by John Philip Sousa, "Overture in B Flat" by Caesar Giovanni, and "Americans We" by Henry Fillmore.

Second Saturdays in Dixon

DIXON – Second Saturdays Art Happenings, featuring art, music and other cultural events, returns to various venues, mostly from 6 to 8 p.m. downtown, between First and Second streets and Peoria and Galena avenues.

Go to for a complete schedule and more details.

Shop small

It's Sauk Valley Shop Small on Saturday, when merchants in Sterling, Dixon, Rock Falls and throughout the area offer specials, discounts and cultural events designed to show off the best in what our unique small businesses have to offer.

Find the event on Facebook for more details on who's involved and what they have to offer.

Let's swap!

DIXON – A bridal accessories exchange will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Post House Ballroom, 100 W. Second St. Participants can exchange, sell, or give away anything related to weddings, receptions, and other parties.

Admission is free, as are banquet tables in 5- and 8-foot lengths. Each seller must handle setup and money, the Post House is providing space and tables only.

Call Cathy Reglin, 815-288-0892, reserve a table or for more information.

Music, dancing at LASC in Sterling

DIXON – Canterbury Concerts presents Antonio Quaranta and Metropolis Quartet at 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Philander Hall, 308 Deer Chase.

Admission is free. Call 312-420-8715 to make sure seats still are available.


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