Sideouts Sports Tavern, 4018 Roberts Road, Island Lake
See Iron Maiden/Judas Priest tribute band Judas Beast perform songs from iconic British heavy metal group Iron Maiden’s “Legacy of the Beast” European set list. For more information, call 847-526-7174 or visit www.sideouts.com.
8 p.m. Oct. 5 and 6; 2 p.m. Oct. 7
Woodstock Opera House, 121 Van Buren St., Woodstock
Enjoy opening-weekend performances of the Woodstock Musical Theatre Company’s presentation of the classic Broadway musical, “42nd Street,” featuring a live orchestra. The show also runs Oct. 12-14 and Oct. 19-21. To buy tickets, and for more information, call the box office at 815-338-5300 or visit www.woodstockoperahouse.com.
First Aid Workshop
The Nature Center, 330 N. Main St., Crystal Lake
Participants (ages 11-17) in this Crystal Lake Park District hands-on class will learn about first aid for a beginner. The class also will also provide a two-year CPR/AED certification. To register, and for more information, call 815-459-0680 or visit www.crystallakeparks.org.
Fall Photo Hunt
Prairieview Education Center (Room 210), 2112 Behan Road, Crystal Lake
Bring family and friends to participate in this McHenry County Conservation District scavenger hunt that includes a technological twist. The task is to take photos of your group with the items — or at the specific locations — on the scavenger hunt list for a chance to win a prize. Each group will receive one door prize ticket per documented scavenger hunt item. Participants must provide their own cameras. No registration is required. For more information, call 815-338-6223 or visit www.mccdistrict.org.
Crabtree Nature Center, 3 Stover Road, Barrington Hills
Enjoy a seasonal outing discovering some of the area’s “autumn voyagers,” including birds, mammals, insects and more. For more information, call 847-381-6592 or visit www.fpdcc.com.
Broken Oar Marina Bar & Grill, 614 Rawson Bridge Road, Port Barrington
See long-running ZZ Top tribute band Eliminator perform live in this session of the ongoing Endless Summer Outdoor Concert Series. For more information, call 847-639-9468 or visit www.brokenoar.com.
Junie B. Jones Meet & Greet
Huntley Area Public Library, 11000 Ruth Road, Huntley
Characters from the upcoming children’s theatrical production, “Junie B. Jones Jr. The Musical” will be on hand for storytime and a song from the show. Photo and autograph opportunities will be available. This program is intended for ages 4 and up. To register, and for more information, call 847-669-5386 or visit www.huntleylibrary.org.
Movie Showing: ‘Coco’
Fox Lake District Library, 255 E. Grand Ave., Fox Lake
Kids with a day off school for Columbus Day can enjoy a screening of the computer-animated adventure film, “Coco” (rated PG) in the Children’s Activity Room. Popcorn and hot chocolate will be provided. Registration is not required. For more information, call 847-587-0198 or visit www2.youseemore.com.
Job Seeker Skills
Algonquin Area Public Library Main Library, 2600 Harnish Drive, Algonquin
In this adult computer class, presenter Kenny Duray will help job seekers update and/or create a resume, brush up on computer skills showing up in job posts and learn how to use library resources — including tips for uploading and attaching resumes. To register, and for information, call 847-458-6060 or visit www.aapld.org.
Backyard Explorers Nature Club
Johnsburg Public Library, 3000 N. Johnsburg Road, Johnsburg
Curious children (ages 3-5 with an adult) are invited to explore the wonders of nature through science and art in the library’s Educational Garden. The club meets once a month — indoors and outside. Participants are encouraged to wear clothing appropriate for mess. To register, and for more information, call 815-344-0077 or visit www.johnsburglibrary.org.
–McHenry County Calendar of Events Oct. 3 – Oct. 10–