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  Events on Thursday, May 22, 2014, Dickson Mounds   

Federal Junior Duck Stamp Display
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - Friday, June 13, 2014, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Dickson Mounds Museum and the Illinois River National Wildlife and Fish Refuges Complexes are pleased to bring this display to Dickson Mounds now through June 13, 2014.

A king eider will appear on the 2014-2015 Federal Junior Duck Stamp, the U.S. Find out more ...


Please note that event dates are subject to change.
To confirm dates, please call the appropriate site.

  Events, Dickson Mounds   

Federal Junior Duck Stamp Display
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - Friday, June 13, 2014, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Dickson Mounds Museum and the Illinois River National Wildlife and Fish Refuges Complexes are pleased to bring this display to Dickson Mounds now through June 13, 2014.

A king eider will appear on the 2014-2015 Federal Junior Duck Stamp, the U.S. Find out more ...


Nature Track Series: Ancient Earthworks Tour
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Saturday, May 24, 2014, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting a tour of ancient earthworks, as part of the Nature Track series, on Saturday, May 24, 2014. Find out more ...


A Taste of Archaeology for Adults
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Tuesday, June 03, 2014 - Thursday, June 05, 2014, 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting a summer camp experience for adults, A Taste of Archaeology, June 3 – 5, 2014 from 8:00 am - 3:30 pm. Find out more ...


IVAS Lecture Series: From the Illinois to Ohio Valley and Back Again: Understanding the Mississippian Era
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Please note: this talk was rescheduled from May.

Dr. Jeremy Wilson, Director, Angel Mounds National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program, will present a talk titled: “From the Illinois to Ohio Valley and Back Again: Understanding the Mississippian Era” at the Wednesday, June 4, 2014 meeting of the Illinois Valley Archaeological Society. Find out more ...


Tot Time: Fun for Tots & their Big People
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Thursday, June 05, 2014, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Bringing history to life, Histories for Kids, Inc. presents “Pirate Stories” at the Dickson Mounds Museum, as part of the Tot Time program series on Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 9:30am. Find out more ...


Father-Son Atlatl Creations
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Saturday, June 07, 2014, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting a Father-Son atlatl making workshop on Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. Find out more ...


A Taste of Archaeology for Teens
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - Thursday, June 12, 2014, 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Gain experience as a young archaeologist. Work alongside professional archaeologists. Participate in an excavation, discover artifacts, and learn how to identify, clean, organize, and sort your finds. Find out more ...


Summer Fun Fridays!
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Friday, June 13, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting a new summer program series for kids ages 9 - 11 years old. Find out more ...


More than Bows-n-Arrows
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Sunday, June 15, 2014, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Dickson Mounds Museum presents More Than Bows and Arrows on Sunday, June 15, 2014 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. Find out more ...


Nature Adventure for Kids
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - Thursday, June 19, 2014, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting Nature Adventure, a summer camp experience, for kids ages 10 - 12 years old on Tuesday - Thursday, June 17-19, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. Find out more ...


Summer Fun Fridays!
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Friday, June 20, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Join us every Friday at Dickson Mounds Museum from June 13 - July 25 for mini-adventures, hands-on activities, and fun while learning about science in the world around us. Find out more ...


Celebrate the Summer Solstice
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Saturday, June 21, 2014, 6:00 AM - 7:30 AM

Wake up early on Saturday, June 21, 2014 to welcome the first day of summer at Dickson Mounds Museum, when the sun is at its highest point and casts the longest period of daylight in a twenty-four period. Find out more ...


Film Screening: "Green Fire"
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Saturday, June 21, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us at the Dickson Mounds Museum on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. for a screening of Green Fire! This screening is free. Find out more ...


Hickory Ridge Concert Series: Claudia Nygaard to Perform
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Saturday, June 21, 2014, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

New to the Hickory Ridge Concert Series is Claudia Nygaard who will be performing on Saturday, June 21, 2014, beginning at 7:30 p.m. Find out more ...


Nature Track: Geology Tour
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Sunday, June 22, 2014, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Please Note: The Nature Track Geology Tour has been moved from Saturday, June 28 at 9am to Sunday, June 22 at 1pm.

Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting a Geology Tour of the Illinois River Valley as part of the Nature Track series on Sunday, June 22, 2014. Find out more ...


Nature Explorers Camp for Kids
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - Thursday, June 26, 2014, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting Nature Explorers, a summer camp experience, for kids ages 7-9 years old on Wednesday & Thursday, June 25 & 26, 2014 from 9:00 am-12:00 pm. Find out more ...


Summer Fun Fridays!
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Friday, June 27, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting a new summer program series for kids ages 9-11 years old. Find out more ...


IVAS Lecture Series: Rediscovering Ogden-Fettie
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Dr. Michael Wiant and Kelvin Sampson of the Illinois State Museum – Dickson Mounds Museum will present a talk titled: “Rediscovering Ogden-Fettie” at the Wednesday, July 2, 2014 meeting of the Illinois Valley Archaeological Society. Find out more ...


Tot Time: Fun for Tots & their Big People
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Thursday, July 03, 2014, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

At Dickson Mounds on Thursday, July 3, 2014, at 9:30 a.m., the Tot Time topic will be “Something is Fishy”. Find out more ...


Summer Fun Fridays!
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Friday, July 11, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting a new summer program series for kids ages 9-11 years old. Find out more ...


Nature Trek: Experience a Voyageur Canoe
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Saturday, July 12, 2014, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting a Voyageur Canoe Experience as part of the Nature Trek series on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. Find out more ...


Summer Fun Fridays!
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Friday, July 18, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting a new summer program series for kids ages 9-11 years old. Find out more ...


Hickory Ridge Concert Series: Nathan Taylor
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Saturday, July 19, 2014, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Canton, IL native Nathan Taylor will make his Hickory Ridge Concert Series debut on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. Find out more ...


Summer Fun Fridays!
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Friday, July 25, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting a new summer program series for kids ages 9-11 years old. Find out more ...


IVAS Lecture Series: Rediscovering Ogden—Fettie - Part Two
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Wednesday, August 06, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Dr. Michael Wiant of the Illinois State Museum – Dickson Mounds Museum will present the second of a two presentation series titled: “Rediscovering Ogden-Fettie” at the Wednesday, August 6, 2014 meeting of the Illinois Valley Archaeological Society. Find out more ...


Tot Time: Fun for Tots & their Big People
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Thursday, August 07, 2014, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

At Dickson Mounds on Thursday, August 7, 2014, at 9:30 a.m., the Tot Time topic will be Camouflaged Animals. Find out more ...


Buggy Night!
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Saturday, August 09, 2014, 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting a new family program on Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. Find out more ...


Nature Trek: Viewing the Night Sky
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM

Dickson Mounds Museum’s next Nature Trek program is “Viewing the Night Sky” on Tuesday, August 12, 2014. Find out more ...


Hickory Ridge Concert Series: Dan Zahn and Kate Moretti return to Perform at Dickson Mounds
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Saturday, August 16, 2014, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

According to Duke Ellington, "It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing." Dan Zahn and Kate Moretti certainly agree with this! Find out more ...


IVAS Lecture Series
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Wednesday, September 03, 2014, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Dr. Jodie A. O’Gorman, Chairperson of the Department of Anthropology at Michigan State University and current researcher at the Illinois State Museum, will present a talk titled: “Morton Village: New Views on the Intersection of Oneota and Mississippian Worlds” at the Wednesday, September 3, 2014 meeting of the Illinois Valley Archaeological Society. Find out more ...


Tot Time: Fun for Tots & their Big People
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Thursday, September 04, 2014, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

At Dickson Mounds on Thursday, September 4, 2014, at 9:30 a.m., the Tot Time topic will be “Upon a Cloudy Sky”. Find out more ...


Nature Trek Series: Telling Time in Ancient North America
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Sunday, September 07, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

In honor of Archaeology Awareness month, and as part of the Museum’s Nature Trek series, Dickson Mounds Museum welcomes William Iseminger and his presentation of Telling Time in Ancient North America on Sunday, September 7, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. Find out more ...


Dickson Mounds Open House & Hickory Ridge 20th Anniversary Festival
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Sunday, September 14, 2014, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Hickory Ridge Concert Series will forgo it’s traditional 3rd Saturday schedule and present an afternoon of live music on Sunday, September the 14, 2014 from 2:00 until 5:00 pm. Find out more ...


Tot Time: Fun for Tots & their Big People
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Thursday, October 02, 2014, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

At Dickson Mounds on Thursday, October 2, 2014, at 9:30 a.m., the Tot Time topic will be “Cool Cats”. Find out more ...


Federal Duck Stamp Exhibition
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Thursday, October 02, 2014 - Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Dickson Mounds Museum is pleased to be the host site for the 2014 Federal Duck Stamp exhibit.This exhibit is brought to the area by the Chautauqua National Wildlife Refuge, Havana, IL.The exhibit is on display in the museum lobby until October 14, 2014.

 

Jennifer Miller, an artist from Olean, N.Y., is the winner of the 2014 Federal Duck Stamp Art Contest. Find out more ...


Rendezvous Encampment
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Saturday, October 04, 2014 - Sunday, October 05, 2014, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Dickson Mounds Museum will host the annual “Rendezvous at Spoon River” – a living history re-enactment, during the weekends of Spoon River Scenic Drive (October 4, 5, 11, 12, 2014). Find out more ...


Rendezvous Encampment
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Saturday, October 11, 2014 - Sunday, October 12, 2014, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Dickson Mounds Museum will host the annual “Rendezvous at Spoon River” – a living history re-enactment, during the weekends of Spoon River Scenic Drive (October 4, 5, 11, 12, 2014). Find out more ...


Hickory Ridge Concert Series: Bluegrass and Folk Duo - The Gordons
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Saturday, October 18, 2014, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Internationally acclaimed Bluegrass and Folk duo The Gordons return to the Hickory Ridge Concert Series on Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. Find out more ...


Native American Game Day
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Sunday, October 19, 2014, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The Dickson Mounds Museum presents Native American Game Day on Sunday, October 19, 2014, from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Find out more ...


Goin' Batty!
ISM Dickson Mounds Museum
Sunday, October 26, 2014, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join us as we learn all about bats. Enjoy hands-on activities and crafts. Live bat presentation courtesy of Incredible Bats will begin at 2:00 pm in the Museum's auditorium. Find out more ...


Please note that event dates are subject to change.
To confirm dates, please call the appropriate site.

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