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Top 5 things to do this weekend

Goods and goodies today at CGH

STERLING – The CGH Health Foundation's vendor and craft show will run from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at CGH Medical Center, 100 E. LeFevre Road.

It will include a basket raffle and a bake sale.

Contact Joan Hermes, foundation executive director, at or 815-625-0400, ext. 5672, for more information.

Arts on the Square

PROPHETSTOWN – Local artists and crafters will ply their wares from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Eclipse Square, in the annual Arts on the Square event.

Food will be available from Niccoli's Restaurant and Erica's Designer Cupcakes. Musician Steve Morris will perform, and you can see a blacksmith demonstration by Daryl and Michael Drennen, both of Prophetstown, and Rob Isaacson of Morrison.

Car show in Sublette

SUBLETTE – The annual Sublette Car Show will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday on U.S. Route 52, across from Vaessen Bros. Chevrolet.

Owners of antique, unique and collectible cars, trucks, tractors and motorcycles interested in displaying their rides should call 815-713-5675. Registration costs $5 per car. There will be door prizes, a 50/50 raffle and music, and food will be sold.

An extensive Kaiser-Frazer collection will be showcased, as well as Willys-Overland, Hudson, and Nash vehicles.

Harmonica master at TNPS

DIXON – Internationally known harmonica master Corky Siegel and The Chamber Blues Group will perform at 7 p.m. performance Saturday at The Next Picture Show, 113 W. First St.

Tickets costs $25 at the gallery or by calling 815-285-4924.

Bands begin season

DIXON – Brand new sound equipment will be broken in when local bands Love Party, The Defeated Royals, and Detroit-based The Kickstand Band perform at 6 p.m. Sunday at Rosbrook Studio, 107 S. Peoria Ave.

Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. A $3 donation would be appreciated.

Go to for more information.

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