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Mindful Moments with History
Stevenson's 1953 World Tour

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Mindful Moments with History
Stevenson's 1953 World Tour

Saturday, July 13

10 AM - 11 AM

Adults

Pricing:

AgesResidentNonresident
Adults $10.00 $13.00

This event requires registration.

Registration is open.

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

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Available seats: 20


Details

After losing the 1952 presidential election, Adlai E. Stevenson II was approached by Look Magazine to travel to 30 nations in 6 months and report on the social, political and economic conditions in each. Learn more about this unique and fascinating journey through stories, photographs, and hands-on activities.

We often hear that we can learn larger lessons from the past, but what can we learn from the lives of historic figures that we can apply in our own every day lives. In this series we will explore the various ways that we can learn from both the triumphs and the failures of those who came before us, which will help us better understand our shared human experience. 

Instructors:

Nicole Stocker

 
Adlai E. Stevenson Historic Home 25200 N St. Mary's Road
Mettawa, IL, 60061
 

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