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Illinois Route 66 Scenic Byway

Opera Edwardsville Holiday Performance

Dunham Hall Edwardsville 1 Hairpin Dr, Edwardsville

They're here! Tickets for the highly anticipated Opera Edwardsville Holiday performance are on sale now. The concert will be part of the SIUE's Arts & Issues series and is set for Saturday, Dec. 18. Buy your tickets now. They will set out fast! Opera Edwardsville's signature holiday concert! Guest artists will perform operatic highlights and…

Little Lincoln’s Fireside Tales: Baking

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum 212 N 6th St, Springfield

In Person, 10:00 AM: Little Lincoln’s Fireside Tales is an in-person story time that incorporates hands-on activities, arts and crafts, and exciting books for children five and younger and their caregivers. This month’s theme is “Baking!” Join Miss Corinne on Tuesday, December 21st at 10:00 AM in the presidential library’s classroom as we share stories…

Noon Years Eve at the Children’s Discovery Museum

Children's Discovery Museum 101 E Beaufort Street, Normal

Ring in the New Year early at the Children's Discovery Museum! Party goers will enjoy exploring exhibits and themed activities along with our confetti celebration countdown. 11:00 am – 1:00…

2022 First Night® Springfield

E Capitol Ave & S 4th St E Capitol Ave & S 4th St, Springfield

2022 First Night Springfield! “We are proud and excited to offer this event to our capital city again,” said Sheila Walk, Arts Council executive director. December 31st marks the 35th year the Springfield Area Arts Council has hosted this local celebration of the arts, a family-friendly event enjoyed by tens of thousands since 1987. Hoogland Center for…

Route 66 #Route66onthe6th – “Myths on 66: Misinformation on the Mother Road”

Windy City Road Warrior 843 W. Adams Street #312, Chicago

Yes, as usual, on the 6th at Sixty-Six minutes after 6! (7:06 PM Central Time USA). https://sixdegreesof66-january2022.eventbrite.com In the January episode of Six Degrees of Route 66 (my new name for #Route66onthe6th) we take a look as some of the misinformation that has spread about the Mother Road. Sometimes it is exaggeration or embellishment of a story that…

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