Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Where History Is Happening

Links to some upcoming events:

Appraisal Fair in Aurora
Sunday, April 18
11am until 3pm
Aurora Historical Society presents "What's It Worth?" antique and collectible appraisal fair.
Verbal Appraisals
at Gray's Mill, 210 River Street, Montgomery, IL
$5 for one item,
$10 for three
For more information, call 630.906.0650 or visit our website

Heirloom-Gardening Class
Saturday, April 17,
9:30am-11:30 am
Kline Creek Farm offers tips for planting an heirloom-vegetable garden, including how to use compost, build hotbeds, rotate crops and find seeds. $25 per person. To register, call (630) 876-5900..

Foutaindale Library Author Fair 2010
Saturday, April 10
Kate will be one of more than 25 authors kicking off National Library Week in Bolingbrook. Come by to chat about history, books and writing.

Bellwood Public Library Author Reading and Signing
Tuesday, April 13
Join us for a special literary celebration for National Library Week! Eight local authors will discuss their work and sign their books for the audience. Kate will be on of the authors reading from their work.


  1. I think it is awesome that you are doing a blog about history-related info and events! Just found you and will deffinitely check back often! I work at Kline Creek planning many of the events we offer the public. Thanks for mentioning us.

  2. Thanks for checking in! I'm more than happy to let people know what you're doing over at Kline Creek Farm.

  3. Awesome! Along that line, our sheep shearing event is April 17 and 18 and is a great free event. We'll have demos of herding sheep with border collies, shearing our flock of southdowns and demonstrations of spinning and other textile work.