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Posted on: January 15, 2020

January & February 2020 City of Elgin Special Events Newsletter

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Prayer Breakfast

The 35th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Prayer Breakfast will be held on Saturday, January 18 at 8:30 a.m. at the Elgin Community College Business Conference Center. The event includes prayer, the presentation...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Free Workshops for the Creative Community

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Workshop 1: Audience Diversity and Engagement

January 11, 2020

1:00PM – 5:00PM

Twenty years into the new century, arts organizations face ever changing demographics as the country’s population becomes more ethnic and racially diverse, you...

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Posted on: December 13, 2019

A Year in Review and a Look Ahead to 2020

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 Events:

  • The Elgin Literary Festival brought four featured speakers to the Hemmens Cultural Center for two days of free programing on the written word. The festival includes a poetry night, panels, and workshops for readers and writers.
  • The Elgin F...
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