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McHenry County Historical Society & Museum
Join the Heritage Quilters each Wednesday morning throughout the year at the Society’s museum at 6422 Main Street in Union. Quilters of varying levels of experience meet from 9:30 a.m. to about noon to work on a raffle quilt that benefits the not-for-profit Historical Society. For more information phone (815) 923-2267
UNION – Ever wonder what it was like to learn in a one-room schoolhouse? Did you attend a one-room school as a child and want to relive the experience?
• 1 to 4 p.m. Pringle School and Scottish Cemetery Open House. Marengo. Click HERE for Information.
2 p.m. – Old Fashioned baseball game at Central Park, Grayslake. Civil War-era baseball game pits the The McHenry County “Independants” (an actual team of that era) against the Lake County Athletics in a rematch from earlier this year at home. Grayslake Heritage Center Executive Director Dave Oberg will umpire and emcee, explaining the rules and teaching the audience to cheer and jeer in proper 19th-century fashion. To get there take Route 120 east to Route 83 north. Turn left on Center Street and right on Library Lane. The field is near the Esper Petersen Family Aquatic Center.