GoRockford with Liz Miller

Rockford Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

Spring ArtScene
WHEN: Friday, April 12 (5 - 9 p.m.) - Saturday, April 13 (4 - 9 p.m.)
WHERE: Various locations

The Rockford Area Arts Council's Spring ArtScene showcases original works of art at various locations across the Rockford metro area. ArtScene provides a unique opportunity for all kinds of people to get together, meet great artists and see many different types of art at one time in a festive, casual, cool and fun environment.


Future Nurse Academy
WHEN: Saturday, April 13 (10 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
WHERE: Discovery Center Museum

Discover what fun it would be to be a nurse as Discovery Center turns into OSF's College of Nursing for kids! Learn how to check X-rays, take blood pressure, and make the rounds on this day of medical fun. Talk to real nurses and get your hands on actual equipment as you explore a career in nursing.


78th Young Artist Show: Youth Division Opening
WHEN: Sunday, April 14 (1 - 3 p.m.)
WHERE: Rockford Art Museum

Since 1941, Rockford Art Museum has celebrated the art programs in area public, private and home schools. The Youth Division showcases art by K-8 students in Winnebago County.


Rockford Wind Ensemble Concert

WHEN: Sunday, April 14 (3 p.m.)
WHERE: Nordlof Center

Rockford Wind Ensemble audiences have learned to expect historically significant works, outstanding soloists, world-premieres, as well as popular favorites and concert band standards. All concerts are family-friendly events.
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