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Two days of fun in Rock Falls

Published: Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 1:15 a.m. CST
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Grandma Denise Meier snaps a photo of Maleah (left), Zia and Izaac Meier in front of the Lovelight Tree during the 2012 Hometown Holidays in downtown Rock Falls.

ROCK FALLS – The Rock Falls Chamber of Commerce presents Hometown Holidays, featuring events for the whole family.

Holiday Bingo will begin at 6 p.m. Nov. 21 at the American Legion, 712 Fourth Ave. Ten packs of cards for regular games will be available for $10. Cards also will be available for special and jackpot games.

The Love Light Ceremony will be at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 22. Names of loved ones are read during the lighting of the Love Light Christmas Tree.

The Christmas Walk will follow from 6 to 8 p.m. The downtown will be filled with fun for the family, including performances by the Sauk Valley Barbershop Chorus and Woodlawn Arts Academy. There will be wagon and fire truck rides offered.

Go to for more information on all events.

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