Hemmens was opened in 1969 and i have fond memories as little girl going to school through the Elgin School District U-46 system and attending field trips to see a variety plays at the Hemmens. There are 1200 seats in the Hemmens Cultural Center so from experience, wherever you sit in the venue you will have an intimate view of the production that is going on. Hemmens also is home to the award winning Elgin Symphony Orchestra and have been host to such famous names as: B. B. King, Bob Newhart, Phil Vassar, Garrison Keillor, The Ides of March, Blue Oyster Cult and many more.
Augustana College held its 29th annual Artists of the Plains Art Show and Sale this weekend, bringing together a selection of the Northern Plains’ biggest artists.
Joy To the World: It is seven o’clock in the morning. You are eight-years-old and coming down the stairs on Christmas day having not slept two minutes all night. The aroma of bacon and coffee wafts from the kitchen, there is no school today, the sun is shining, and there are presents under the tree. It is as close as you will ever get to a prefect morning.This song is playing on the stereo and it lifts you up and holds you in a very good place. Joy to the World indeed!
Near Malmok Beach, you will find Arashi Beach, a beautiful half-mile stretch of white sand. The water is calm and excellent for swimming. The kicker is that Arashi Beach is often uncrowded.
The Airport Hotel, Al Bustan Centre Residence, Avari Dubai Hotel, The Carlton Tower Hotel, holiday inn Downtown, Crowne Plaza, The World Trade Centre Hotel etc are some of the many hotels that is rated 5 stars in Dubai. They are all furnished its best and have good staff and the hospitability is what they are known for. They have 5 star rates and for people who look for such hotels, it is quite inexpensive too.
Each room offers spectacular views of the desert mountains, or downtown city lights. All rooms are elegantly decorated with comfortable Southwestern decor. Each room offers the Hyatt Grand Bed with plush pillowtop bedding and gorgeous tile baths. The rooms offers one king bed, or two queen beds. Several suites are available. The cost to stay during the All Star game begins at 0 per night.
This country is also a Schengen member. For Iceland, Norway, Switzerland and Liechtenstein citizens, you need a passport or an approved ID card to get in this wonderful country. These citizen will not need a visa whether they stay at any length within the territory while others still need a passport and a visa to get in.