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Wilderness Wednesday

UTICA — Starved Rock Lodge’s Wilderness Wednesday will feature “Hoo’s That I Hear, All About Owls” lead by nature educator, Pam Rowe. This event will begin at 3 p.m. today, Tuesday. The program is free and meant for all ages.

Antique car cruise

SPRING VALLEY — An antique car cruise to benefit the Spring Valley Historic Association will be Sept. 14 in downtown Spring Valley. The event is for vehicles 1988 and older. Registration will be from 10 a.m. to noon in the 100-200 blocks of West St. Paul Street. The show will be from noon to 5 p.m. There is no registration fee. The event will also include a 50/50, food and music by 3-D Sound.

Dover Day Ballyhoo

DOVER — The Dover Day Ballyhoo will begin at 9 a.m. Aug. 10 in the Dover Park with an art show and sale. The event will also feature homemade ice cream and root beer floats, with an ice cream paddle raffle, tractors and cars, a bags tournament, children’s activities and live music throughout the day. The Malden Lions Club will provide a bus with free eye screenings for macular degeneration. The famous pie auction begins at 4 p.m. this year. For more information, call Andrea at 630-346-1822. For bags tournament information, call Jeremy at 815-878-1321.

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