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Kids can learn some circus tricks in Rock Falls

Published: Monday, June 23, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

ROCK FALLS – With the circus coming to town, Sauk Valley Bank, 904 First Ave. in Rock Falls, will be hosting Hands on Circus demonstrations at noon Tuesday for kids 12 and younger.

Among the things children can learn are the art of juggling and mastering multiple Hula hoop moves. There is no cost of admission for participants or spectators. For more information about the Hands on Circus event, call Sauk Valley Bank at 815-626-5996 or visit rockfallschamber.com.

The Carson & Barnes Circus will have shows at Gieson Motorsports, 800 E. Rock Falls Road, at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. You also can learn about the endangered Asian elephants during a free program at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Gieson Motorsports.

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