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Sep 18 2021 (All day) to Sep 24 2021 (All day)
Get curious at the Illinois State Museum this fall with Curiosity Week. The week will kick off with Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day and end with the opening of a new family art exhibit.
Image is of black necked-stilt standing on the shore. Credit: Illinois River NWR-Chautauqua Staff
Sep 25 2021 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Dickson Mounds is encouraging families to get outside and view shorebirds!
factory workers
Sep 29 2021 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Join Faranak Miraftab, University of Illinois professor and author of Global Heartland, as she explores the global dynamics that lead displaced populations to places like Beardstown, where they work in these necessary and often dangerous occupations.