Upcoming Events

“Lincoln Funeral Re-Enactment-How Springfield Pulled it Off”

A Chicken Dinner will be served at 6:00PM; $3 per person, please bring a dish to share. Our program, 2015 Lincoln Funeral Re-Enactment-How Springfield Pulled it Off, will show videos and a spectator’s perspective and will begin at 7:00PM. All are welcome to attend either or both events.

Where: Pleasant Dale Park Recreation Center
When: Tuesday, September 15th
6:00 pm
Cost: $3 per person, Please bring a dish to share.

“Leslie Goddard as Eleanor Roosevelt”

Join us for “tea” with this popular first lady as she shares adventures of her life’s rise from an orphan to America’s First Lady. Actress Leslie Goddard will give us her first person portrayal.

Where: Pleasant Dale Park Recreation Center
When: Tuesday, October 20th
7:00 pm
Cost: Free

“The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald”

On November 10, 1975 this ship went down on stormy Lake Superior during 100 mph winds. What led to the demise of the 29-man crew? Author Rochelle Pennington delves into the various theories of this mystery.

Where: Pleasant Dale Park Recreation Center
When: Tuesday, November 17th
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Cost: Free

“An Old Fashioned Christmas”

Join us for an old fashioned Christmas at the 1856 Robert Vial House. The House will be decorated for a Christmas back in time. There will be costumed docents, lots of cookies and punch. We will have a simple craft for children to make and take home. Everyone is welcome. Groups of 8 or more must register so we can be prepared. Call Alice- 708-839-9616.

Where: Robert Vial House
When: Saturday, Dec. 5th
2:00-4:00 pm
Cost: Free