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Small Discoveries: Fall Colors
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October 24, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Explore the variety of fall colors through color mixing, nature crafts, and storytime.
 

October 24, 2018 (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Lunchtime Tours: Inventions
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October 26, 2018
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Bess Bower Dunn Museum
1899 W Winchester Road
Libertyville,IL
60048

Enjoy a 30-minute guided tour on innovations and inventions.
 

October 26, 2018 (12:00 PM - 12:30 PM)
Mini Historian
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November 01, 2018
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Help your little ones become mini historians as they explore our Museum galleries and learn about historical objects.
 

November 01, 2018 (6:00 PM - 7:00 PM)
Lunchtime Tours: Highlights
Event details:
November 07, 2018
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Bess Bower Dunn Museum
1899 W Winchester Road
Libertyville,IL
60048

Enjoy a 30-minute highlights tour of the exhibition galleries.
 

November 07, 2018 (12:00 PM - 12:30 PM)
History Hacked: Abana Spring Water Crate
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November 13, 2018
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County
1899 W. Winchester Road
Libertyville,IL
60048

Celebrate the Illinois Bicentennial (1818–2018) with guest speaker Jenny Berry of the Libertyville–Mundelein Historical Society as she shares the history behind the Abana Spring Water Crate on display in our Special Exhibition Gallery.
 

November 13, 2018 (3:00 PM - 3:45 PM)
Small Discoveries: Five Senses
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November 14, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Learn about your five senses through activities and play.
 

November 14, 2018 (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
But it's cold outside!
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November 15, 2018
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Bess Bower Dunn Museum
1899 W Winchester Road
Libertyville,IL
60048

The temperature may be dropping but that doesn’t mean you have to stay inside. Come learn about the many opportunities to get outside and enjoy your forest preserves in winter.
 

November 15, 2018 (5:30 PM - 7:00 PM)
Potawatomi Hunting Camp
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CANCELLED
November 17, 2018
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Visit a recreation of a Potawatomi hunting camp. Speak with expert costumed interpreters to learn about evolving Native lifeways, cultural values, hunting practices and the fur trade.
 

November 17, 2018 (10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
CANCELLED 
Fall Family Fest
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November 17, 2018
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Celebrate the season at the Dunn Museum! Create fall-inspired crafts, experiment to see if a pumpkin sinks or floats, and learn how the Potawatomi lived hundreds of years ago.
 

November 17, 2018 (10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
Tinkering Through Time: Lake County Inventors
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November 20, 2018
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Hear about Lake County’s inventors and then work to create your own invention.
 

November 20, 2018 (3:30 PM - 4:30 PM)
Lunchtime Tours: Highlights
Event details:
November 30, 2018
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Bess Bower Dunn Museum
1899 W Winchester Road
Libertyville,IL
60048

Enjoy a 30-minute highlights tour of the exhibition galleries.
 

November 30, 2018 (12:00 PM - 12:30 PM)
 
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