Crafters get pumped for a new Hobby Lobby in the 815.

October is the perfect time to open a new store for creative, crafty people.

Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas are definitely the craftiest months and you'll now have a new Hobby Lobby location to grab your odds and ends.

Hobby Lobby in Machesney Park is celebrating a grand opening on October 1st, reported by My Stateline.

From 9 in the morning until noon, you can stop by and enjoy the grand opening festivities.

The Hobby Lobby store is filling the empty Gordman's location on rt 173.

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