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History’s Mysteries

February 6, 2022 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm


One of the Des Plaines History Center’s Hands-On History programs, for children ages 5–12 and their families.

History’s Mysteries
History’s Mysteries, one of the Hands-On History programs at the Des Plaines History Center

The History Center Presents
“Histories Mysteries”

Children ages 5–12 and their families are invited to attend the next Hands-On History program,
on Sunday, February 6 at 1:30pm.

All young historians are invited to examine artifacts and historic images, ask questions, and find clues to determine how these items were used and who might have used them.

All of this Hands-On History program activities will be held indoors. Masks are required regardless of vaccination status.

The program is free of charge thanks to the generosity of the Kiwanis Club of Des Plaines. Donations are always greatly appreciated.

The next children’s program will be “Tales of the Des Plaines River” presented at 1:30pm on Wednesday, March 2 and again on Sunday, March 6.

The Des Plaines History Center is located at 781 Pearson Street, Des Plaines IL 60016.
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History’s Mysteries

About Hands-On History

Hands-On History is a monthly children’s program series developed to invite public participation and interaction with a broad range of historical topics, per the History Center’s mission.

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February 6, 2022
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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