Posts tagged with ‘History’

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    Prairieland Chautauqua

    On August 21, 1912, the first Chautauqua took place at Nichols Park. The big tent went up, music played, speeches…

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    Developmental Center Exhibit at The Jacksonville Area Museum

    Discover the rich history of the Jacksonville Developmental Center at the Jacksonville Area Museum’s new exhibit opening Saturday, April 6.…

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    A Taste of Cultures at the Jacksonville African American History Museum

    Join us August 5th from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM for a taste of cultures hosted by the Jacksonville African…

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    200 Years of Morgan County History

    Greg Olson, local historian and writer, will speak on the topic “200 Years of Morgan County History” on Wednesday, July…

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    Prairieland Chautauqua “The Spirit of Morgan County 1823-2023”

    Friday, September 1st 6 pm | Wild Columbine: 17th-19th Century parlor, Civil War, and traditional music. Performed by Emily Wheeler…

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    Grierson Heritage Days – A Celebration of Jacksonville History

    Save the date! More information TBA. With questions please contact the society’s planning committee: Mary Gray, 217.473.4098, [email protected]; Scotty DeWolf,…

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    Jacksonville Area Museum Open Hours

    Museum Hours: Wednesday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Saturday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Sunday 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM…

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    Jacksonville Area Museum Open Hours

    Museum Hours: Wednesday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Saturday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Sunday 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM…

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