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June 2018
May 2019



Exhibit highlighting agricultural history in Vermilion County

and honoring the 100th Anniversary of the

Vermilion County Farm Bureau


Sunday, October 14, 2018
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM


Truman Whistle Stop 1948

200-300 block E. Main Street, Danville

(near the railroad tracks)


In partnership with the Illinois Humanities Council


Join us as we present a re-creation of the Truman "Whistle Stop" in Danville, IL which occurred on
October 12, 1948. This program is part of a the Illinois Political Theater series being
presented as part of the Illinois Bicentennial Celebration.
Participants in this event include: the City of Danville, the Danville Municipal Band, Danville Light Opera, DACC Liberal Arts Department, C&EI RR Historical Society, WDAN Radio Station, Illiana Antique Auto Club, 6th grade students county-wide, Vermilion County Democratic Party, Senator Scott Bennett, and the Danville Area Convention and Visitor's Bureau.
Highlights of the day will include the re-enactment of Truman's speech in Danville, musical entertainment, refreshments, award program, and a round table discussion pertaining to political parties and campaigning.

Dust off your old forties outfit and come join the fun!!!



December 2nd

1:30 to 4:00 PM

Holiday Open House

Come enjoy the holidays at the Museum!
We will have both buildings open, costumed characters,
children's activities, and more!

Check back for more details.


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