News for Crystal Lake IL - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Crystal Lake Illinois. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 https://www.americantowns.com/crystal-lake-il News for Crystal Lake IL - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 https://www.americantowns.com/crystal-lake-il https://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Fri, 30 Jul 2021 03:19:58 -0500 Crystal Lake Resident Surprised with $2,500 Scholarship to Western Governors University Crystal Lake resident Savannah Swalve was recently surprised with a $2,500 New Start Scholarship to Western Governors University. The scholarship is https://www.americantowns.com/news/crystal-lake-resident-surprised-with-2500-scholarship-to-western-governors-university-31113075-crystal-lake-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/crystal-lake-resident-surprised-with-2500-scholarship-to-western-governors-university-31113075-crystal-lake-il.html Schools and Libraries Fri, 30 Jul 2021 00:00:00 -0500 New Seed Library for Gardeners Ever heard of a seed library? Similar to borrowing a book, gardeners can “borrow” seeds with the intention of collecting seeds from mature https://www.americantowns.com/news/new-seed-library-for-gardeners-31092324-crystal-lake-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/new-seed-library-for-gardeners-31092324-crystal-lake-il.html Clubs and Organizations Fri, 30 Jul 2021 00:00:00 -0500 McHenry County Gardenfest Earn your green thumb while in pajamas at the virtual 2021 McHenry County Gardenfest, to be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 10, via Zoom. 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Learn about garden trends, new plants and techniques at this day-long series of https://www.americantowns.com/news/meet-chicagoland-experts-at-gardenfest-2020-30753435-crystal-lake-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/meet-chicagoland-experts-at-gardenfest-2020-30753435-crystal-lake-il.html Arts and Entertainment Fri, 30 Jul 2021 00:00:00 -0500 46th Annual St. Paul's Country Arts and Craft Fair Come to St Paul’s to support the local crafters and everything they have to offer you! With a wide variety of crafts and art pieces, you will https://www.americantowns.com/news/46th-annual-st-pauls-country-arts-and-craft-fair-30724289-crystal-lake-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/46th-annual-st-pauls-country-arts-and-craft-fair-30724289-crystal-lake-il.html Arts and Entertainment Fri, 30 Jul 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Garden Walk 2019 Visit some of the best home gardens in McHenry County. The University of Illinois Extension McHenry County Master Gardeners and McHenry County College https://www.americantowns.com/news/garden-walk-2019-30601300-crystal-lake-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/garden-walk-2019-30601300-crystal-lake-il.html Arts and Entertainment Fri, 30 Jul 2021 00:00:00 -0500 McHenry County Gardenfest 2019 For Immediate Release Media Contacts: Master Gardener Milena Buck, 815-459-4430, milenab2000@gmail.com Master Gardener Agnes Burkus, https://www.americantowns.com/news/mchenry-county-gardenfest-2019-30441232-crystal-lake-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/mchenry-county-gardenfest-2019-30441232-crystal-lake-il.html Arts and Entertainment Fri, 30 Jul 2021 00:00:00 -0500 26th Annual Johnny Appleseed Festival Bushels of Fun for Everyone! Celebrate autumn at the Johnny Appleseed Festival!  One day of jam-packed opportunities for family memories from https://www.americantowns.com/news/26th-annual-johnny-appleseed-festival-30105406-crystal-lake-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/26th-annual-johnny-appleseed-festival-30105406-crystal-lake-il.html Arts and Entertainment Fri, 30 Jul 2021 00:00:00 -0500 Berkshire Ballet Theatre's Nutcracker @ Raue Center for the Arts (Dec. 16th & 17th) This incredible production is brought to you in conjunction with The Berkshire Ballet Theatre and Raue Center For The Arts. 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