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Upcoming Events

Tree Decorating Competition Deadline Approaching!
Call 815-895-9777 for more info! 

During the month of December the Museum gets dressed up for the holidays, featuring a display of over 20 trees decorated by businesses and non-profit groups.The public can vote for their favorite tree by making a donation in jars in the lobby. The top three trees receive awards and participants are invited to the Museum's holiday party!The Museum provides the trees and the lights and your group provides the creativity. You may use home-made or store-bought ornaments (no food products please, such as popcorn or salt dough, etc. or glitter). Trees should be decorated between November 24-29 during regular Museum hours.

Upcoming Events

The Science of Brewing featuring Cademon Brewing 
Friday, December 12, 6-8:30pm
$8 Presale
$10 At The Door

Cademon Brewing will make their Sycamore debut by discussing the science behind brewing, and offering a tasting to participants. Call the museum or stop by to reserve your spot! 
Ages 21+

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Safari Sprouts Preschool Class
Every Thursday, 10:15-11:15 am
Non-members: kids $5, adults $3, no extra admission fee
Members: $2/child, adults free
No registration required

Spend a morning discovering nature at the Museum through games, crafts, stories, songs, and occasional live animal visits! Designed for ages 3-5 with an adult, but all ages are welcome.

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Thanksgiving
Thursday, November 27

The Museum is closed for the holiday.

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