Event calendar

Living History Encounter: Candles and Campfires

Event information

Date: Sunday, September 11, 2022

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: All ages.

Contact: 815-886-1467

Location: Isle a la Cache Museum

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Event details

Light up your knowledge of history and learn about how people would illuminate their homes and their hearths in the 18th century. During Living History Encounters, you may find cooks, seamstresses, voyageurs, soldiers or craftsmen sharing their talents.

This is a drop-in program; come anytime between noon and 3 p.m. 

Event requirements

No registration is required for this program.

Depending on the weather, this program is offered indoors or outside. Isle a la Cache Museum is an accessible facility; outdoor activities may take place on uneven terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.