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Calendar of Events

Below is a sampling of typical events listed in each monthly issue. Our shop advertisers who have sales and other special events are also listed, as well as museum exhibits and collector club conventions. Listings preceded with ** means there's a paid advertisement in Yesteryear, which you may refer to for additional information. Each issue usually contains 8 weeks of event listings.

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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19

DELAFIELD, WI: MJC Memorial Craft Fair & Silent Auction, at Cornerstone Church, N6W31449 Albert Drive. One mile south of I-94 on Hwy. 83. Free Admission Friday 10-6; Saturday 10-4. Food & bake sale, door prizes, gift items, home & holiday decor. Silent auction ends 2pm Sat. www.michaelshelpinghands.org; 262-404-5763

MELROSE PARK, IL: Swap-O-Rama, 8am-3pm outdoors at 4600 W. Lake St. Free admission. (708)344-7300

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20

**ADAMS, WI: 38th Season Adams Flea Market. Hwy. 13-S, by the railroad tracks. Indoor/Outdoor. 8:00am-4:00pm (608)339-3079

ALSIP, IL: Tri-State Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm indoors/outdoors at 4350 West 129th St. Admission $2.00; kids/seniors $1.00. (708)344-7300

**APPLETON, WI: Antique Fair & Flea Market at Memories Antique Mall, 400 Randolph Dr. 8am-2pm.; Mall open 8-6. Vendors ready to offer unique finds! Mall open 8am with over 18,000 sq. ft. of shopping. 920-788-5553

CALEDONIA, WI: 7 Mile Fair flea market. Indoor 9-5; Outdoor 6am-5pm. Admission: $2 for 12 & up; $1.00 Seniors. 2720 W. 7 Mile Rd.

CHICAGO, IL: Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm Indoors/Outdoors at 4200 S. Ashland Ave. Admission: $2.00; kids/seniors $1.00 (708)344-7300

**CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI: 3rd Annual Chippewa Falls Antique Show & Sale, Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds, 225 Edward St., Exhibition Hall C. Sat. 9-5; Sun. 10-4. Admission: $5.00, good both days. Free parking. 35 quality dealers & invited guests. Sponsored by Northern Wisconsin Antique Dealers Assoc. 715-617-4310

DELAFIELD, WI: MJC Memorial Craft Fair & Silent Auction, at Cornerstone Church, N6W31449 Albert Drive. One mile south of I-94 on Hwy. 83. Free Admission Friday 10-6; Saturday 10-4. Food & bake sale, door prizes, gift items, home & holiday decor. Silent auction ends 2pm Sat. www.michaelshelpinghands.org; 262-404-5763

FOX LAKE, WI: American Legion Outdoor Flea Market, downtown Fox Lake (weather permitting), 211 State St. Open 7am. Free to vendors & customers. (262)353-1704 (Don)

JOLIET, IL: Unity Route 66 Flea & Farmers Market, 9am-4pm at corner of US Rt. 66 & Rt. 52. Admission donation: 50¢; kids & seniors free. (815)722-9200

MELROSE PARK, IL: Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm indoors/outdoors at 4600 W. Lake St. Admission $1.00; kids 50¢. (708)344-7300

**MILWAUKEE, WI: Wisconsin Rummage-O-Rama, State Fair Park Products Pavilion, 640 S. 84th St., West Allis, WI. Sat 9-5; Sun 9-4. Admission: $2.00. Shop a huge variety of quality antiques, collectibles, crafts, misc. & much more, all under 1 roof! Bargains galore & a whole lot more! 414-481-5859. Facebook: wirummageorama

MILWAUKEE, WI: Milwaukee’s Depression Era Glass Show - 10AM to 5PM Saturday, 11AM to 3PM Sunday ($6 admin) -- WiseGuys Banquet Center, 3200 S. 103rd Street, Milwaukee, WI -- For information call 414-551-2017 or email amblackmore@yahoo.com

PALATINE, IL: Wolf’s Palatine Flea Market, 8am-4pm, 1775 N. Rand Rd. Indoors/Outdoors. ADMISSION: $1 adults, 50 cents seniors & children 6-12. Under 6 are FREE. 847-524-9590

ST CHARLES, IL: 44th Fall Fox Valley Antiques Show & Sale, Produced by the Chicago Suburban Antiques Dealers Assn., Kane County Fairgrounds, 525 So. Randall Rd., St. Charles, IL. Saturday 10-5; Sunday 10-4. Authentic antiques are exhibited BY 55 dealers from 15 states indoors at the Kane County Fairgrounds. A non-profit organization, admission benefits local historical preservation & educational endeavors. $2 Ticket Discount at www.CSADA.com FREE admission to those 25 years old or younger OR with a current student ID. Catered lunch. Free parking. ATM. www.CSADA.com

** WAUSAU, WI: 39th Annual Doll & Toy Show, St. Matthew Church Gym, 225 S. 28th Ave. 10am to 3pm. Free admission - bring the family! Antique to Modern Dolls, Bears & Toys, accessories & gift items. MarlenesBling@hotmail.com

**WHEATON, IL: Annual Spook-tacular Haunted Halloween Flea Market, 3pm to Midnight. Also, horror movie stars, celebrities, live music, costume ball. DuPage Co. Fairgrounds, 2015 W. Manchester. Admission: $7.00. 715-526-9769; www.zurkopromotions.com

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21

**ADAMS, WI: 38th Season Adams Flea Market. Hwy. 13-S, by the railroad tracks. Indoor/Outdoor. 8:00am-4:00pm (608)339-3079

ALSIP, IL: Tri-State Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm indoors/outdoors at 4350 West 129th St. Admission $2.00; kids/seniors $1.00. (708)344-7300

BLOOMINGTON, IL: 3rd Sunday Market, Interstate Center, 2301 W. Market St. 8am-4pm Admission: $6; 13 & under free. Indoor/outdoor sale features more than 450 top dealers, representing 17 states. 217-202-2847

CALEDONIA, WI: 7 Mile Fair flea market. Indoor 9-5; Outdoor 6am-5pm. Admission: $2 for 12 & up; $1.00 Seniors. 2720 W. 7 Mile Rd.

CHICAGO, IL: Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm Indoors/Outdoors at 4200 S. Ashland Ave. Admission: $2.00; kids/seniors $1.00 (708)344-7300

CHICAGO, IL: Vintage Garage Chicago, 5051 N. Broadway. 10am - 5pm. 100 vendors offering cool vintage and antique pieces. $5 admission. 312-505-6373; www.vintagegaragechicago.com

**CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI: 3rd Annual Chippewa Falls Antique Show & Sale, Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds, 225 Edward St., Exhibition Hall C. Sat. 9-5; Sun. 10-4. Admission: $5.00, good both days. Free parking. 35 quality dealers & invited guests. Sponsored by Northern Wisconsin Antique Dealers Assoc. 715-617-4310

COUNTRYSIDE, IL: Countryside Collectors Classic Toy Show, Park Place of Countryside, 6200 Joliet Rd. 10am-2pm. Admission: $6.00; kids 6-12, $2.00. Preview admission at 7:30am: $20. Over 150 tables of midles, die cast, new & vintage toys & more. (262)366-1314; www.uniqueeventsshows.com

**JEFFERSON, WI: Jefferson Bargain Fair Flea Market & Craft Fair. Jefferson Speedway grounds, Hwy. 18; 6 miles W. of Jefferson. 6:30am-2pm. (920)648-6407 or 648-2705

JOLIET, IL: Unity Route 66 Flea & Farmers Market, 9am-4pm at corner of US Rt. 66 & Rt. 52. Admission donation: 50¢; kids & seniors free. (815)722-9200

MELROSE PARK, IL: Swap-O-Rama, 7am-4pm indoors/outdoors at 4600 W. Lake St. Admission $1.00; kids 50¢. (708)344-7300

**MILWAUKEE, WI: 37th Annual Fall Milwaukee Postcard Show & Sale, St. Aloysius Gonzaga Hall, 1441 S. 92nd St. at Greenfield Ave.; Exit I-894. Admission: $3.00. 18 quality dealers offering postcards, papertiques, ephemera, uniques. See ad for $1 discount on admission. 9am-3:30pm. 608-877-0538

**MILWAUKEE, WI: Wisconsin Rummage-O-Rama, State Fair Park Products Pavilion, 640 S. 84th St., West Allis, WI. Sat 9-5; Sun 9-4. Admission: $2.00. Shop a huge variety of quality antiques, collectibles, crafts, misc. & much more, all under 1 roof! Bargains galore & a whole lot more! 414-481-5859. Facebook: wirummageorama

MILWAUKEE, WI: Milwaukee’s Depression Era Glass Show - 10AM to 5PM Saturday, 11AM to 3PM Sunday ($6 admin) -- WiseGuys Banquet Center, 3200 S. 103rd Street, Milwaukee, WI -- For information call 414-551-2017 or email amblackmore@yahoo.com

MONTICELLO, WI: Native American Artifact Show, Monticello High School, 334 S. Main St. Sponsored by Badger State Archaelogical Society of Wisconsin. 8am-3pm. Plaques & ribbons awarded. Refreshments by Scout Troop #106. Experts on hand to identify artifacts. Admission: $2; children 14 & under free. (608) 329-4781

PALATINE, IL: Wolf’s Palatine Flea Market, 8am-4pm, 1775 N. Rand Rd. Indoors/Outdoors. ADMISSION: $1 adults, 50 cents seniors & children 6-12. Under 6 are FREE. 847-524-9590

ST CHARLES, IL: 44th Fall Fox Valley Antiques Show & Sale, Produced by the Chicago Suburban Antiques Dealers Assn., Kane County Fairgrounds, 525 So. Randall Rd., St. Charles, IL. Saturday 10-5; Sunday 10-4. Authentic antiques are exhibited BY 55 dealers from 15 states indoors at the Kane County Fairgrounds. A non-profit organization, admission benefits local historical preservation & educational endeavors. $2 Ticket Discount at www.csada.com FREE admission to those 25 years old or younger OR with a current student ID. Catered lunch. Free parking. ATM. www.csada.com