Fun, Free & Safe Halloween Events for the family!! Check them out:​


DeKalb Sycamore Chevrolet GMC will host event Saturday Oct. 21 from 2-5pm with a costume contest too! 

Trick-or-Treat Downtown Sycamore:

Wednesday Oct. 25 from 4:30-6pm​ sponsored by Sycamore Credit Union

Then head over to the Courthouse for cake cutting to Kick Off Pumpkin Festival events that go all the way thru Sunday, Oct. 29 with the parade starting @ 1pm                                   



downtown DeKalb Trick-or-Treat Event Thursday Oct. 26 4:40-6:30

Free "Casper" movie @ 6:30

presented by DeKalb Chamber of Commerce, City of DeKalb, Egyptian Theatre & Nestle!!

​Great fun for everyone! Check out details!!

Prenatal Support Group

Tuesday 4pm - 5:30 pm @ Children's Home + Aid

1430 DeKalb Ave, Sycamore


​​​Food Pantries

E-Waste Collection

 DC Trash of Cortland will be holding collections in various areas or at their facility. Questions,

click                 for details or call 815-748-2408   

 ​E-waste recycling  monthly collections for more details 


for collection areas and recyclable items.

Salvation Army  830 Grove St., DeKalb  *Also need Proof of DeKalb county residency    Mon- Thurs 9am -noon  

Thursday only 5pm - 6:45pm

Bethlehem Lutheran Church  1915 N First St., DeKalb  

Mon 3-5pm Thurs 9:30-11:30am            815-758-3203

New Hope Food Pantry  1201 Twombly Rd., DeKalb

Mon. 4:30-6:30pm           815-756-7906

St Vincent de Paul  St. Mary's Ministery Center corner of 4th St and Fisk Ave, DeKalb  Tues 3-6pm      815-758-5432

Sycamore Food Pantry  Sycamore United Methodist Church 160 Johnson Ave., Sycamore  *Must have ID & 2 pieces of mail to prove Sycamore residency  Mon. Noon - 4pm  Second  Monday of month pantry is open until 7 pm       815-895-9113


Open closet  300 E Taylor St., DeKalb, IL  

Tues. 12:30-3:30 pm  Thurs 5-7 pm

ministry offers free clothing, shoes, books, toys & housewares


Be prepared to show state issued photo ID and proof of residency.

Living with Cancer:  Chair Yoga

Tuesdays & Fridays @ 9:30am KishHealth System Cancer Center


Alzheimer's Caregiver Support

Wednesdays @ 1pm Elder Care Services   779-777-3780

Parkinson's Support Group

Tuesday 1:30-2:30pm DeKalb Senior Center, 401 Grove St., DeKalb, IL Information Call 815-895-0200

Smart Recovery Support Group

​Noon Wednesdays  7pm Fridays

(Self Management and Recovery Training) Braden Counseling Center  2600 DeKalb Ave., Suite J

Free support for addictions to substances and harmful addictive behaviors.  Call 815-787-9000 for more info.

Stroke Support Group

2-3:30 pm Thursday

​NIU Speech Language Hearing Clinic 3100 Sycamore Rd.


​Club 55 Programs:

DeKalb Senior Center 330 Grove St. 

  Monday thru Friday  9:30am-4:30pm

 Fitness @ the Club  Mondays & Wednesdays @ 10 am

Sycamore Community Park 920 E. State St.

 Monday, Wednesday & Thursday  9am-3pm

The clubs provide fitness programs, card games, needlework activities, Wii bowling, legacy writing, line dancing, field trips and woodworking for senior citizens.

​For more information call Diana King

815-758-8616 or                to

check out website and click on senior services!!  Have fun!!

Cortland, IL

​Medicare Mondays

from 1-3 pm at Elder Care Services of DeKalb County

1701 E Lincoln Hwy.



Blood Pressure Clinic

Mondays:  10:30 am - 12:30 pm

at Kishwaukee Hospital

Roberts Conference Center

Blood pressure clinic will be opened weekly by a wellness professional. Receive blood pressure information and a card to track your readings!  For more information call 815-748-8962 or                to check out the website!!