Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting a new summer program series for kids ages 9-11 years old. Participants will paddle a voyageur canoe on Thompson Lake for The Summer Fun Friday program on July 25, 2014. Kids will enjoy wildlife viewing and learn about the significance of the lake during ancient times.
Registration is required with a deadline of Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. Call the museum at 309-547-3721 to register. The fee is $3 for Illinois State Museum Society members and $5 for non-members. Participants must provide their own snacks and drinks and dress appropriately for the outdoors. The Summer Fun Friday program series will be offered every Friday June 13, 2014 - July 25, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. with a different topic featured each week. Visit the www.experiencedicksonmounds for more information.