Rockford Register — June 10, 2010

Thursday, June 10

Rockford Lions Club Meeting—6 p.m. social, 6:30 dinner and 7 p.m. meeting at the Community Cabin Meetings held every second and fourth Thursday of each month.

Schwan’s Sale—2 to 8:30 p.m. at Rockford High School parking lot. Percentage of sales donated to the Rockford Band Parents.

Friday, June 11

Cher “Lisa Irion”—7 p.m. doors open, 8 p.m. show starts at the Rockford American Legion, 330 Rockford Park Drive (Northland Dr. between 11Mile and 12 Mile. One night only. Lisa is the winner of 2007 International Celebrity Images Reel Award “Rising Star”, winner of 2006 IGCITA Cloney Award “Rising Star” and appeared as a guest on the Tonight show with Jay Leno, the Rachel Ray show and Lifetime TV. This performance is open to the public 18 and older. Cost is $15 and tickets are available at the Legion Lounge.

Fri.–Sun., June 11–13

Rockford Start of Summer Celebration—Fun, music and fireworks. Parade on Saturday at

11 a.m. on Main Street. Check out pages 12 and 13 of this week’s Squire for a schedule of events.

Saturday, June 12

Rockford Farm Market—8 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday through October 31, in the South Squires Street parking lot, off Main St., downtown Rockford, featuring Michigan-grown produce, fresh baked goods, flowers and plants.

Mon, June 14–Sat, Aug. 7

KDL Summer Reading Club—Splish, Splash, summer reading’s a blast. Make reading fun and rewarding this summer, and sign up for the “Make a Splash at your library” Summer Reading Club at any KDL branch. For kids entering grades five and under, readers and pre-readers. For more information visit www.kdl.org.

Tuesday, June 15

Country Music—9:30 to 11:30 a.m. every Tuesday at Rockford Ambulance Community Center, corner of 10 Mile Road and Shaner Avenue in Rockford. Music by the Rogue River Band. Enjoy free coffee, tea and snacks.

Huntington Rogue River Blues Series—7 to 9 p.m. at the Garden Park Stage, along the White Pine Trail near the dam, every Tuesday in June. This week features the Jimmie Stagger Band.

Friday, June 18

Rockford Summer Jam at the Ted—7 p.m. at the Ted Carlson Memorial Stadium, “Home of the Rockford Rams Football Games”. $15 general admission, $30 VIP seating (limited supply). Purchase tickets at the Rockford Community Services offices, Administration building or by calling (616) 863-6322.

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