Open Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sun. 12 - 5 p.m. Closed holidays.
Explore the divisions among the people of Illinois before and during the war, and the motivation of 250,000 citizen soldiers who came together to support the federal cause.
1 - 4 p.m
Meet a wide-array of scientists and learn about their work, research and stories through talks and activities for the whole family at the Kenosha Public Museum.
Sat. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Sun. 12-4 p.m.
Join the museum for a weekend of living history, programs and exhibits commemorating the role of physicians, nurses and caregivers during the Civil War.
12 - 5 p.m.
Charles Darwin was the first to describe biological evolution via natural selection. Throughout the day, discover Darwin's work, discuss evolutionary biology with museum staff and professors from local universities, and learn how scientific knowledge, acquired through human curiosity and ingenuity, has contributed to the advancement of humanity.
1 - 3:30 p.m.
Adults and children from the community lend their voices to read works of poetry, short stories, and children's books by African-American writers.
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Living history, heritage and round table groups present information and samples of their programs throughout the Museum at this fifth annual event.
Tues.-Sun. 1 - 4 p.m.
Main, East & Upper Galleries: Annual Winter Juried Show. 3-D Gallery: Holiday Exhibit & 4th Annual Coloring Contest Winners. Area Artist Group Galleries: “Sparkle” a Group Show. West Wing Student Galleries: All Art/Coloring Contest Entries. Admission is free.
Tues.-Sun. 1 - 4 p.m.
Main, East, Upper and 3-D Galleries: Chicago Society of Artists. Area Artist Group Galleries: “Smaller Hang-ups 2” by Don Hinrichs, Betty Kidera, Carol Pearson & Bernice Serpe. West Wing Student Galleries: Tremper High School, Kenosha. Admission is free.
6 – 8 p.m.
This is a free outdoor concert series presented by MAAM, Happenings Magazine and The City of Kenosha. Musical acts - selected from the membership of the local non-profit Musicians Assisting Advancing Musicians - perform on the shores of beautiful Lake Michigan.
7 - 11 p.m.
Every 4th Friday of the month, enjoy Ladies’ Night at Alpaca Art. Half off studio fees for ladies painting on these nights. Reservations required.