Tuesday, December 18, 2018


«December 2018»
  • Illinois Bicentennial Birthday Bash
    12/2/2018 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Illinois Bicentennial Birthday Bash

    Illinois Bicentennial is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to celebrate and commemorate our state's 200th birthday. This party kicks off our year-long learning and celebrating of everything Illinois. Join us for music, dancing, games, crafts, and dessert. Kids will have a blast, build Illinois State knowledge and leave with a goodie bag.
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  • La Guiannee at Fort de Chartres
    12/31/2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

    La Guiannee at Fort de Chartres

    In a traditional New Year’s Eve celebration dating back to 1722, the La Guiannee singers will visit houses and Fort de Chartres in the early French town of Prairie du Rocher and sing for the residents. As part of the tradition, the residents provide refreshments for the singers at each stop. 
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