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March
900
Sat
2019
10:00 am Made in Crystal Lake Exhibit @ Colonel Palmer House
Made in Crystal Lake Exhibit @ Colonel Palmer House
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Made in Crystal Lake Exhibit @ Colonel Palmer House
Exhibit Hours: Thursdays and Fridays 11 AM – 5 PM Saturdays  10 AM – 4 PM Note:  This exhibit will be closed from April 4 – 11 due to another scheduled event at the Colonel … Continued
11:00 am The Faces of Downtown Exhibit @ Colonel Palmer House
The Faces of Downtown Exhibit @ Colonel Palmer House
11:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Faces of Downtown Exhibit @ Colonel Palmer House
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 … Continued
Mar
9
Sat
2019
Made in Crystal Lake Exhibit @ Colonel Palmer House
Made in Crystal Lake Exhibit @ Colonel Palmer House
Mar
9
Sat
2019
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Made in Crystal Lake Exhibit @ Colonel Palmer House

Exhibit Hours:

Thursdays and Fridays 11 AM – 5 PM

Saturdays  10 AM – 4 PM

Note:  This exhibit will be closed from April 4 – 11 due to another scheduled event at the Colonel Palmer House.

Explore items past and present that are rooted in Crystal Lake.  From the beginning, our city has been a leader in providing food, technology, building products and other manufactured wares that have shaped society.  Enjoy artifacts, photos, and information on:  Ice Harvesting, CL Pickling Works, Bowman Dairy, Slatter Wallpaper Mill, Duntile Factory, American Terra Cotta & Ceramic Co.,  Schramm Nursery, Ero Manufacturing Co., Knaack Products, Oak Industries, National Grain Yeast Co., and Dodge Trophy Co.

 

The Faces of Downtown Exhibit @ Colonel Palmer House
The Faces of Downtown Exhibit @ Colonel Palmer House
Mar
9
Sat
2019
11:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Faces of Downtown Exhibit @ Colonel Palmer House

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!