Aurora, Illinois - Tanner House on the Fourth of July - FREE

Family fun for the Fourth of July!

Tanner House will be having an Open house, picnic, Ringing of the Bells & more from 11:00am -- 2:00pm on 7/4/15 - ?FREE  

July 1, 2015
Aurora Historical Society   AHS logo plain
 
   Other Summer Events

AHS-art conservation-Nancy Hopp 2013Sunday, July 12  3:30pm CURATING AND CONSERVING AURORA ART
Study 5 examples and learn what goes into creating and keeping an historic art collection.  With Curator Jennifer Putzier and Conservator Scott Sherwood.
Tanner House Museum
$5/person; $3 members

Sunday, August 9  2:00pm
(program change)
HOW I SAVED 93 FEET OF WPA ART AND OTHER SMALL MIRACLES
Conservator Scott Sherwood will speak about his work on West Aurora High School's  "The History of Writing and the Alphabet", rescued from demolition and undergoing restoration.
Pierce Art and History Center
(Location change)

$5/person;  $3 members

Regular Tanner House Hours
Every Wednesday & Sunday
Tours at 1,2 and 3pm
Through September 30
Closed July 5
FREE


We regret that the lecture "Radio Days in Aurora", scheduled for August 9, had to be cancelled.  We hope to reschedule in the spring.
 
Tanner House on the Fourth of July

AHS-Fourth of July 2014 bells ABC
 
Open house, picnic, Ringing of the Bells & more
                            11:00am -- 2:00pm
  

                                                        ?FREE       

-- petting zoo                            -- Windy City Wizard magician
-- Hudson Crossing band          -- picnic fare for purchase

-- children's activities                     -- 2014 privy dig display
  GIFT OF AMERICAN FLAG FROM AM. LEGION POST 84
                                                    and 
     NATIONAL RINGING OF THE BELLS  (both at 1PM)

-- pie-eating contest                          -- tours of the house

AHS-Fourth-pie eating 2013 table        AHS-Fourth-little girl Tanner steps
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Tanner House Museum  and Archives   305 Cedar St.  Aurora, IL  60506  630-897-9029
Pierce Art and History Center and administrative offices   20 East Downer Place, Aurora, IL 60505  630-906-0650
Museum Store   20 East Downer Place, Aurora, IL  60505   630-906-0650 
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