DUBUQUE, Iowa–Clarke University awarded degrees and honors at its commencement May 19.
ELIZABETH–Due to the excitement created by the “Reading Takes You Everywhere” theme, the Elizabeth Township Public Library is extending the summer reading program to include three Fridays in August.
GALENA–Dr. Elaina Burns, a past professor of piano at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, returns from New York City to perform a recital, “Toccare,” at the Galena Center for the Arts on Sunday, July 22 at 4 p.m.
GALENA–The Galena Center for the Arts will feature Liz Snavely at the July Songwriters Showcase, 7-9 p.m., Thursday July 19.
SINSINAWA, Wis.–International artists Joan DeVee Dixon, Hutchinson, Minn., and Alice Fiedlerová, Prague, Czech Republic, are returning to Sinsinawa Mound’s Summer Organ Concert series at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 8. They will present a program of Czech/American mutual inspirations.
JO DAVIESS COUNTY–A new local co-op, Jo Daviess Local Foods (JDLF), is making it possible for Jo Daviess County residents to order food and other items from local producers at jd.luluslocalfood.com.
MINERAL POINT, Wis.–Shake Rag Alley Center for the Arts is planning the 17th annual Midwest Woodlanders Gathering featuring more than 40 nature-based workshops, July 12-15, in Mineral Point.