Holiday Open House at the Hinsdale History Museum
Saturday, December 9, 2017  12:00 - 4:00 pm

Celebrate the holiday season with the Hinsdale Historical Society at its Holiday Open House on Saturday, December 9 from 12:00 to 4:00 pm at the Hinsdale History Museum (15 S Clay Street, Hinsdale).


Festive activities will include: children’s crafts, holiday story time, chestnuts roasting on an open fire, and music performed by the Hinsdale Chorale and Hinsdale Middle School 8th Grade Carolers.


Guests will be able to tour the museum, including the “Mapping Hinsdale” exhibit which closes at the end of December, and enjoy the vintage holiday decorations. In addition to the roasted chestnuts, cookies, hot cocoa, and hot spiced apple cider will be served.

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Trivia Night
Doors Open 7:00 pm
Trivia Starts 7:30 pm
The Community House
415 West Eighth Street, Hinsdale
Please join the Hinsdale Historical Society for an evening of fun and healthy competition at its second annual Trivia Night.
Doors open at 7:00 pm and trivia begins at 7:30 pm. Each trivia team is made up of 8 players. The team should come up with a historically based theme.
Costumes and creative food are encouraged!
This is a BYOB & F (bring your own drinks and food) event.
Prizes will be awarded. Space is limited.
$225 - Early Bird Registration by December 1
$250 - After December 1

Women's Board Luncheon
Wednsday, January 24, 2018
11:30 - 2:00 pm

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Upcoming Programs
Vintage Valentines
Saturday, February 10, 2018
1:30 – 3:00 pm
Immanuel Hall
Lunch with the Lincolns
Saturday, February 24, 2018
11:00am – 1:00 pm
Immanuel Hall

Hinsdale Historical Society Book Club

Hinsdale Historical Society Trustee, Anne Swenson, leads the Hinsdale Historical Society Book Club, which meets on the second Wednesday of alternating months (six months a year) and welcomes anyone who has read the book to its discussion.
Membership dues are $10 a year. 
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Check out our full calendar of programs and events!
Hinsdale Historical Society Calendar