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Illinois Route 66 Scenic Byway

Bonne Annee – A New Year Celebration!

Isle a la Cache Museum 501 E Romeo Rd, Romeoville

Celebrate like it's 1759! Ring in the New Year French-Canadian fur-trader style with stories and games of Illinois Country around a toasty fire. Make a vintage French craft to take home as a keepsake of this family-friendly event and the Bonne Année, or Good Year, to come. This drop-in, station-based program will take place in…

Zoom Lunch and Learn: What Does Fido Know? Inside the Mind of the Dog

McLean County Museum of History/Cruisin' with Lincoln 66 Visitors Center 200 N. Main Street, Bloomington

Join the Museum and Illinois Wesleyan University for the fifth Zoom Lunch and Learn of this season. Ellen Furlong, Associate Professor of Psychology and Director, IWU Dog Scientists Team at…

Full Moon Hike

Four Rivers Environmental Education Center 25055 W Walnut Ln, Channahon

Relish in the radiance of the first full moon of 2021 on this guided hike to enjoy the moonlit trails and cold, crisp January air. This hike will be up to 1 mile long and take place on paved and natural terrain across uneven surfaces. Please dress for the weather and use caution while walking…

Where Is Molly Zelko?

Joliet Area Historical Museum 204 N Ottawa St, Joliet

This virtual Museum program explores the 1957 disappearance of newspaper editor Molly Zelko by the leading experts on the case, as documented in the Museum's podcast, "The Spectator: Who Killed Molly Zelko?" This virtual program will be hosted by Zoom and is FREE and open to the public, though registration is required. Join us on…

Roads that Lead to Lincoln: Honest Abe on the Historic Highways of Illinois

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

Windy City Road Warrior, InSites To Go, and Route66Chicago.com present author David Clark in a "virtual" talk: The Roads that Lead to Lincoln: Honest Abe on the Historic Highways of Illinois. Get your kicks as we take a Road Trip on the trail across the tall-grass prairie! Ride along as we journey into history: Explore…

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