April 2020

Apr 4 2020 (All day) to Apr 11 2020 (All day)
Enjoy an entire week of fun facts, educational resources, and engaging art and science activities.
The Early Mays
Apr 9 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Listen to Appalachian-inspired harmonies, masterful songwriting, and a sweet old-time sound.
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Apr 11 2020 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
*Fulfills BSA Wilderness Survival Merit Badge Requirements
Through hands-on experience, learn how to prepare for the wilderness and survive the forces of nature.
Music
Apr 14 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Join us as we discover the magical world of music and sound through stories, games, and crafts.
1860's Dress
Apr 15 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
With the rise of American print culture in the mid-1800s came the rise of advice books—particularly those targeting female audiences.
Apr 18 2020 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
For more than 20 years, people have gathered at Dickson Mounds on the third Saturday of every month for an evening of musical entertainment.
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Apr 22 2020 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
Visitors to the Museum will receive a free native Illinois tree sapling in celebration of Earth Day!
Museum After Hours
Apr 24 2020 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Learn about the history of brewing and distilling in Illinois from beer and spirits to tea and coffee.
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Apr 25 2020 - 12:00pm to Apr 26 2020 - 12:00pm
*Fulfills BSA Wilderness Survival Merit Badge Requirements
This overnight workshop is a sequel to Wilderness Survival 1.0. Through hands-on experience, participants will implement the skills and knowledge gained during the 1.0 session.