October 2018

Wedding shirt
Oct 17 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
The Illinois State Museum recently acquired a large collection of 19th century clothing passed down through several generations of the Enos-Hatch family of Springfield.
Oct 20 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Storyteller, Educator, and Puppeteer Marilyn Price will present Birds of a Feather, a trio of stories using puppets and props...
Oct 20 2018 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Patty Stevenson & Craig Siemsen will perform on October 20th.
Phil Passen
Oct 21 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
The music in this presentation, performed by singer and hammered dulcimer player Phil Passen, reflects the story of Illinois.
Hair Wreath
Oct 24 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
This presentation will explore mourning artifacts from the ISM's collection along with the etiquette behind them.
lock and dam
Oct 26 2018 - 7:30am to Oct 27 2018 - 7:30pm
Rock Island & Moline, Illinois
The trip will visit some key components of Quad Cities history and current character.