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Illinois State Organization National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (Illinois DAR) Announces Visit

ANNOUCES THE VISIT OF PRESIDENT GENERAL DENISE VANBUREN  TO SPRINGFIELD, IL

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Springfield, IL: Debra Ross Coe, State Regent Illinois State Organization National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (Illinois DAR) has announced the visit of Denise Doring VanBuren, President General National Society Daughters of the American Revolution to Springfield, Illinois on Saturday, June 11, 2022.

Steam Threshing Days

Illinois Amish Heritage Center

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Steam Threshing Days will be held on August 5 and 6, 2022 at the Illinois Amish Heritage Center near Arthur, Illinois. Hours for the event are 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, August 5 and from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. CDT on Saturday, August 6, 2022.

Century of Aviation in Dewitt County

Prairie Flyers

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This limited-time exhibit features the history of aviation in DeWitt County as it spans a century – from the early pioneers of aviation to barnstormers, test pilots, military airmen, commercial pilots, NASA scientists, and more, to present day.

Madison County's Indian Captivity Story, What Really Happened to the Gillhams?

Madison County Historical Society

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On Sunday, June 5 at 2 p.m. the Madison County Historical Society (MCHS) Speaker Series will return to an in-person format. The June program will be held in the lower level of Immanuel United Methodist Church at 800 N. Main St., Edwardsville, directly across the street from the MCHS Library. The presenter, Library Research Manager Mary Z. Rose, will explore the facts about the only documented Indian captive narrative of Madison County.

Walk With General Grant Tour

EVERY SATURDAY MAY THROUGH OCTOBER!

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Cost: $20
Ages 10+
Desoto House Hotel, 230 South Main Street, Galena, Illinois

No one knows downtown like our own General Grant. He’s more than happy to take you and your family for a tour of his favorite places on Main Street – like the DeSoto House and the famous Green Street stairs. He’ll share the stories associated with the many buildings on the National Historic Register and share his experiences when his family owned a leather and saddlery shop more than 150 years ago.

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