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Examining History Through Recipes
Crofton Cookbooks

Old Crofton cookbook, pages are turning brown around the edges with pen and ink handwritten recipes

Examining History Through Recipes
Crofton Cookbooks

Thursday, April 04

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Online

Adults

This event requires registration.

Registration is open.

Registration closes at 12 am CST the day of the program.

Email AskAnEducator@LCFPD.org with questions or to inquire about accommodations.

Available seats: 39

Details

Dive into the Dunn Museum's collections to explore two 1800s Crofton family cookbooks that were used at Fort Sheridan with guest speaker Cathy Lambrecht and Museum Educator Nicole Stocker. Learn more about the Crofton family's time at Fort Sheridan and hear about Cathy and Nicole's experiences at testing out some of the recipes.

FREE, but must register to receive the Zoom link.

Enjoy free programs every first and third Thursday evening at the Dunn Museum. Engage in hands-on programs, and expand your curiosity.

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Email: AskAnEducator@LCFPD.org with questions.

A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants at least one hour prior to the start of the program. If you do not receive the link, please check your junk/SPAM folder.

Participants are invited to test out recipes from the cookbooks prior to the program, and then to share their experiences along with the presenters, though it is not required to join the program. Recipe options will be emailed to participants prior to the program and can be found on the Dunn Museum's YouTube channel under #NotDunnYet.

Instructors:

Guest Speaker

Nicole Stocker

 
 

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