Friday, April 23, 2021



Junior Historians Live! – So You Wanna Be a Musician?!? (Via ZOOM)

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum

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Do you dream of making music? Have you ever wanted to know what it’s like to follow your passion, take the stage in front of an audience, and show the world what you’re made of? Now's your chance to hear what that experience is like from someone who's played with musical greats like Chuck Berry, Bo Diddley, and Del Shannon!

2021 ISHS History Symposium

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The 2021 ISHS History Symposium will be online starting April 15. The program is a combination of recorded, on-demand sessions and live sessions (April 22-24). With the theme "Changing Historical Landscapes," the lineup features historians, artists, and community members engaged in efforts to reimagine, reinvigorate, and revise commemoration and historical interpretation throughout the state.

Live sessions will be broadcast via Zoom Webinar and the ISHS YouTube Channel. Attendees must complete a simple, free registration for each live session.The Symposium schedule and registration links can be found here.

The Life and Poetry of Vachel Lindsay

Sangamon Experience

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April is National Poetry Month! Join the Sangamon Experience and Jennifer Caldwell and Sheila Ryan from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources’ Vachel Lindsay Home. Learn about the life and poetry of Vachel Lindsay and the town that inspired him.

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