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Posted:  June 13, 2017

Balancing local history with an adventure story, In Search of a  Fair Wind quickly captures your imagination. Traveling to Japan in 1891 with her husband and infant daughter, Georgia Townsend Yates offers unique insights along with a sense of humor during her extraordinary experience, while Clint Cargile places her letters in historical context providing readers with a […]

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Posted:  May 24, 2017

School is almost out and Memorial Day is around the corner, time to start planning for summer fun! The Sycamore History Museum is ready to help you fill your calendar with a variety of programs for people of all ages and interests ~ most programs are free or have a minimal charge.

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Posted:  May 18, 2017

There seems to be a “day” for everything – April alone includes National Jelly Bean Day (April 22), National Mustache Day (April 9) and Talk like Shakespeare Day (April 23). Today, May 18 marks National Museum Day. So go celebrate by visiting a museum or even going to their website to check out some amazing […]

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Posted:  April 6, 2017

Check out the Sycamore History Museum’s new Kid Historian video. The movie is a great way to promote our new exhibit “Adventures to and From Sycamore,” and it shows how history can be both fun and exciting! Please help us spread the word. View the video above and then click on the paper airplane in […]

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Posted:  March 22, 2017

Don’t wait! The Sycamore History Museum’s current exhibit “Faces of Sycamore” will be closed on Saturday, April 1. This award winning exhibit features the stories of over 50 people who have made a difference in Sycamore’s history. Men, women, young and old are all represented in this engaging story connected to Sycamore’s history.

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