"HANDS-ON BONSAI WORKSHOP"
Rock Valley Garden Center 785 N. Bell School Road Rockford, IL 61107
Bring your own bonsai (or purchase a starter plant at a discount) & work with our staff to learn how to transplant, wire & care for your bonsai. If you'd like to just watch & listen, join us too! Let's get our hands dirty!
Rock Valley Garden Center 815-398-1937
Vacant Property Workshop
Date(s): 2/10/2015, 2/11/2015
February 10 @ 5:45 pm; February 11 @ 12:00 pm
City Hall - 425 E. State Street - 2nd Floor
Please join the City of Rockford and HomeStart for one of the free informational workshops and find out how to transform a vacant house into your new home!
Eligible homebuyers will receive:
- between $3,000 - $5,000 for down payment and closing cost assistance
- up to $20,000 to rehabilitate the property
Additional funds for the acquisition and rehabilitation may be available from the City of Rockford.
Workshop dates & times:
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - 5:45 - 6:45pm at City Hall - 425 East State Street - 2nd Floor - City Council Chambers
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 12:00 - 1:00pm at City Hall - 425 East State Street - 2nd Floor - City Council Chambers
Make your reservations today by calling 815-987-5626 or sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Space is limited.
Attendance is not necessary in order to participate in the program.
Susan Diehl 815-987-5626
Hands-on Family Workshop Black History Month: Jazz
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Midway Village Museum, 6799 Guilford Rd , Rockford, IL
Free with Museum admission, for children, ages 5 to 11, with their parents. Paint your own jazz poster. For more information: www.midwayvillage.com
Midway Village Museum, 815 397-9112