Event Calendar

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February 24 - March 02
  • 24
    24.February.Sunday

    Meet the Artist: Kevin Wright

    1:00 pm-3:00 pm
    Feb-24-19
    Dickson Mounds
    Illinois State Museum-Dickson Mounds

    Join us for an afternoon with Kevin Wright, one of the photographers of the Museum’s latest temporary exhibit, “The Wandering Flatlanders – A Photographic Journey for Illinois Wildlife.”

    Canton resident and award-winning freelance outdoor writer and wildlife photographer Kevin Wright will present information and share his stories on how he captures some of these great images.  Kevin’s work has appeared in numerous regional and national magazines and web sites.  In addition, he has a long-running outdoor column in the Canton Daily Ledger.

    Admission is free.  Light refreshments will be served.

  • 25
    25.February.Monday
    No events
  • 26
    26.February.Tuesday
    No events
  • 27
    27.February.Wednesday
    No events
  • 28
    28.February.Thursday
    No events
  • 01
    01.March.Friday
    No events
  • 02
    02.March.Saturday

    Weekend Knap-In

    All day
    Mar-02-19-Mar-03-19
    Dickson Mounds
    10956 N Dickson Mounds Rd, Lewistown, IL 61542, USA

    The public is welcome to view flint knapping demonstrations during the Museum’s Fourth Annual Weekend Knap-In. Learn about the different techniques used by several craftsmen and see their stone tool creations.

    Flintknappers should call Christa Christensen at 309-547-3721 for information on how to participate.

    Admission is free.