Woodford County Events

Chronicle Media Staff

Teresa Brockman of Sunny Lane Farm will host Thyme for Tea at the Eureka Library on Feb. 11. (Photo courtesy of Sunny Lane Farm)

FEB.  9 

 

Chinese Wonders 

Thursday, 2 p.m. 

Filger Library, 261 S. 5th St., Minonk 

Free 

Join Debra Blunier for a look at modern  China, from her recent visit. For more information, call (309) 432-2929.

 

FEB.  10-12 

 

Conklin’s “I Do, I Do!” at 5-Points 

Fri. and Sat. 7 p.m.; Sun. 3 p.m. 

360 N. Wilmor Road, Washington 

$25; Students $8

A touching and humorous musical about love from marriage through 50 years. Optional $25 buffet dinner can be purchased separately by calling (309) 444-8600. For more information, call (309) 444-8222.

 

FEB.  11

 

Cardmaking at the Library 

Saturday, 10 a.m.-noon 

Filger Library, 261 S. 5th St., Minonk 

$5 

Join Karen Podzamsky in making great cards you can take with you. To register, call (309) 432-2929.

 

Leafless Tree ID Hike 

Saturday, 1:30-2:30 p.m. 

Forest Park Nature Center, 5809 N. Forest Park Drive, Peoria Heights 

Free 

Winter tree identification hike through the park. For more information, call (309) 686-3360.

 

Thyme for Tea 

Saturday, 10 a.m. 

Eureka Public Library, 202 S. Main St. 

Free 

Teresa Brockman of Sunny Lane Farm will present a program on herbal teas and talk about growing and harvesting herbs. For more information, call (309) 467-2922.

 

FEB.  12 

 

Old Time Folk and Country Jam 

Sunday, 3:30-5 p.m. 

Forest Park Nature Center, 5809 N. Forest Park Drive, Peoria Heights 

Free 

Bring your guitar, fiddle, banjo or other acoustic instrument and join in the jam. For more information, call (309) 686-3360.

 

FEB.  13 

 

Register for Straw Bale Gardening Class 

Class to be held Thursday, Feb 16 at 10 a.m. 

Metamora Library, 208 E. Partridge 

Free 

The Illinois Prairie District Public Library is partnering with Master Gardeners to bring a program on growing vegetables anywhere, earlier and with no weeds. Register by calling (309) 367-4594.

 

3-M Mystery Book Club 

Monday, 10 a.m. 

Eureka Public Library, 202 S. Main St. 

Free 

Members will discuss crimes of mystery, mayhem and murder. At the February meeting members will discuss authors’ first novels. For more information, call (309) 467-2922.

 

FEB.  14 

 

Kids with Heart Card Making 

Tuesday, 3:30 p.m. 

Filger Library, 261 S. 5th St., Minonk 

Free 

Celebrate Valentine’s making fun and easy cards for soldiers plus one to take home. Register by calling (309) 432-2929.

 

FEB.  15 

 

The Fantasticks Perform at Metamora Fields 

Wednesday, 6 p.m. 

801 Progress St. 

$35 

Buffet dinner with entertainment by the Fantasticks. For more information, call (309) 367-4000.

 

Life in Germany during WWII 

Wednesday, 10 a.m. 

Eureka Public Library, 202 S. Main St. 

Free

The Past and Present book club will discuss what WWII was like for German citizens. For more information, call (309) 467-2922.

 

FEB.  16 

 

Valentine Treats at the Library 

Thursday, 4-6 p.m. 

Filger Library, 261 S. 5th St., Minonk 

Free

Come to see the wedding pictures, and bring your own wedding album. Special Valentine sweets served. For more information, call (309) 432-2929.