1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
As part of the immigrant experience, many new foods with different vegetables, fruits, meats, herbs and spices have been introduced to the American palette.
1 – 3 p.m.
Gunsmith David Stavlo covers everything a collector of historic firearms needs to know including how to distinguish original weapons from reproductions and fakes to basic disassembling and preservation of original firearms. The cost is $20 and advance registration is required.
Author Harold Holzer will explore how Abraham Lincoln both used and silenced the press to speak directly to the people and shape the opinion of the nation.
12 – 4 p.m.
Take part in special fossil activities and get certified as a Junior Paleontologist through the National Park Service. Free and open to the public.
6 – 8 p.m.
Bring a flashlight and walk among the dinos. Watch as they “come alive” in the shadows as you discover their unique features with your flashlight. Advance free tickets are required and can be picked up at any of the public museums beginning October 7.
Open Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sun. 12 - 5 p.m. Closed holidays.
Original artwork from Wisconsin childrens book illustrator, Renée Graef. Graef has illustrated over 70 books for children including the Kirsten series in the American Girl collection and many of the My First Little House books by Laura Ingalls Wilder for HarperCollins.
7:30 - 10 p.m.
Featuring Big Band music by Pat Crawford & Orchestra inside Simmons Auditorium at Kemper Center. This is the inaugural event. Tickets $10 each or $15 per couple.
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Come stroll the rooms of Bain Manor while sipping hot apple cider, listening to holiday music and smelling the scents of the season. This unique shopping experience happens just once a year. Something for everyone. Featuring: handcrafted items, homemade treats, jewelry, Christmas décor, and much more. Free admission.
Directed by Nicole Middleton ’15. Carthage Theatre’s focus on new work continues with our final production of the season. Using devised theatre and improvisational theatre methods, a team of Carthage Theatre students and designers, led by student director Nicole Middleton, will create a brand new play.
April 24-25 at 7:30 p.m., April 26 at 3 p.m., April 30, May 1, May 2 at 7:30 p.m.
By Dale Wasserman, Joe Darion, and Mitch Leigh. Directed by Herschel Kruger. Adapted from Miguel de Cervantes’ famous novel “Don Quixote.” Winner of five Tony Awards, “Man of La Mancha” is one of the best-loved musicals of all time.