City of McHenry Landmark Commission and the McHenry County Farm Bureau
The eleventh annual "A Day at Petersen Farm" will take place at McHenry’s historic farm on Sunday, June 24th from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM.
Illinois State Museum; Springfield Art Association
When a lost tourist stumbles into the back room of an Illinois history museum, she discovers that there's a story behind even the smallest of artifacts. Anybody's Story: 200 Years of Illinoisans and Their Stuff is a series of vignettes inspired by the objects in the Bicentennial & Beyond exhibit at the Illinois State Museum - watching the play will literally be like watching these objects' stories come to life.
Illinois State Museum
The Illinois State Museum Society invites the public to the Grand Opening Reception of the Bicentennial & Beyond! The Illinois Legacy Collection exhibition.
The Illinois State Historical Society's 2018 Centennial Business Awards luncheon will be held in Springfield at the newly restored Illinois Governor’s Mansion on September 22. If you are a previous Centennial Business Award winner, you are invited to this special Illinois bicentennial event. Invitations will be going out soon.
Western Illinois Museum
On Sunday, June 24, at 1:30 p.m., Illinois historian John Hallwas will speak at the Western Illinois Museum, in Macomb, on "The Company We Keep: Past Residents and Personal Belonging."