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July
2700
Sat
2019
10:00 am Saturday Morning Swedenberg Cele... @ Colonel Palmer House
Saturday Morning Swedenberg Cele... @ Colonel Palmer House
@10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Saturday Morning Swedenberg Celebration @ Colonel Palmer House
Stop by Colonel Palmer House, 660 E. Terra Cotta Ave, Crystal Lake to view the informative and educational Swedenberg display. In addition to touring the house, staff will be on site to answer questions and … Continued
August
800
Thu
2019
2:00 pm Celebrating Swedenberg Family Style @ Colonel Palmer House
Celebrating Swedenberg Family Style @ Colonel Palmer House
@2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Celebrating Swedenberg Family Style @ Colonel Palmer House
Stop by Colonel Palmer House, 660 E. Terra Cotta Ave, Crystal Lake to view the informative and educational Swedenberg display. In addition to touring the house, staff will be on site to answer questions and … Continued
October
1800
Fri
2019
6:00 pm Dearly Departed @ Colonel Palmer House
Dearly Departed @ Colonel Palmer House
@6:00 pm – @8:00 pm
Dearly Departed @ Colonel Palmer House
  Save the date!  This year marks the 10th anniversary of the always popular Dearly Departed program, where Crystal Lake Historical Society volunteers recreate a true story from Crystal Lake’s past.  Tickets will be available … Continued

Past Events

The Faces of Downtown Exhibit

When:
March 9, 2019@11:00 am – May 30, 2019@10:00 am
2019-03-09T11:00:00-06:00
2019-05-30T10:00:00-05:00
Where:
Colonel Palmer House
660 E. Terra Cotta Ave
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Ashley Palazzo
815-477-5873

Exhibit Hours:

Thursdays and Friday 11 AM – 5 PM

Saturdays 10 AM – 4 PM

Take a stroll through the history of downtown Crystal Lake.  Meet the “Movers and Shakers” who have lived and worked here.  See the legacy of these creative and dedicated individuals.  Learn more about Crystal Lake Theaters, Rosenthal Lumber, Raue Jewelry and Hardware, Train and Depot History and much more.  Be surrounded by the familiar FACES OF DOWNTOWN!