Living History Open House

When:
July 21, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Where:
Powers Walker House
6201 Harts Road Ringwood
IL
US
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Glacial Park Conservation Area
(815) 338-6223

Come visit this Greek Revival 1854 restored house and learn more about the families that once called it home.

July: This open house features the Miller family who inhabited the area during the World War I era. Volunteers in historical attire will be on hand to answer questions. Enjoy the war-time memorabilia and listen to the stories of both the home-front and the soldiers’ perspective from this important conflict that changed our world.

August: This open house features the Schaeffer and Steinmetz families, who lived in the area during the World War II era. Volunteers in historical attire will be on hand to answer questions. Enjoy the war-time memorabilia and listen to the stories of both the home-front and the soldiers’ perspective from this important conflict that changed our world.

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