Mind & Spirit
With just 10 active members, the Kiwanis Club of Beloit is fighting to maintain its good works and increase membership as it prepares to celebrate the organization’s centennial in 2020.
Service Clubs Move Forward While Giving Back

You may not notice them at first, but service club members play a major role in our community. Read about four service clubs in our area and find out why their benevolent members are dedicated to helping others.

Learn about organic planting techniques, then plant some trees at Angelic Organics Lodge, in Caledonia, Ill., April 21-22.
Events @ a Glance: Mind & Spirit Calendar

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at upcoming lectures and educational enrichment.

Volunteers at The Literacy Council, in Rockford, help a wide variety of adults to improve their skills in reading, math and computers. (Photos provided by Sheryl Thogreson, executive director, The Literacy Council)
The Literacy Council: Empowering People of All Ages to Achieve

The Literacy Council’s volunteers have helped countless adults and children improve their reading, math and computer literacy skills. Learn how you can take a class at, or volunteer with, the organization.

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Celebration of Life

Each of us will face final days on this earth, and each of us will face the loss of people we love. While we can’t change this fact, there’s plenty we can do to improve end-of-life quality and to memorialize those we’ve lost.

Learn about President John F. Kennedy and 
his Rockford connections on Feb. 25 at Midway Village Museum.
Events @ a Glance: Mind & Spirit Calendar

here’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at upcoming lectures and educational enrichment.