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    Upcoming Events

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    Oct
    25
    Sat
    Spooktacular Swim Meet @ Central Park Pool
    Oct 25 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
    River Spirit Flute Circle @ Forest Park Nature Center
    Oct 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

    Sa: 9/27, 10/25, 11/22, 12/20
    1:00-2:00 pm • All ages
    Listen to Native American flute music or try your hand at playing this beautiful wooden instrument. All levels are welcome and the circle is open to the public. No previous musical experience is necessary. Randy Starnes, a local flute maker, is the leader of the group and will have flutes for you to borrow or purchase. Bring your own flute if you have one. Contact Bonnie Cox at ilmidwife@comcast.net for more information.

    Oct
    26
    Sun
    Spooktacular Swim Meet @ Central Park Pool
    Oct 26 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
    Pioneer Days @ Sommer Park
    Oct 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

    Step back in time and experience 19th
    Century life in rural Peoria County

    AUGUST 31: Weaving-Wool Dying

    SEPTEMBER 28: Barn Dance

    OCTOBER 26: Butter Churning

    1-4 pm
    $2.25/PERSON 4 & UP

    ACTIVITIES AT THE HOMESTEAD, BARN, BLACKSMITH SHOP AND SCHOOLHOUSE MAY INCLUDE:
    School Lessons • Wool Spinning
    Woodworking • Herbs • Hayrides
    Blacksmithing • Candle Making
    Pioneer Cemetery Tours • Children’s activities

    The Fascinating World of Fungi @ Forest Park Nature Center
    Oct 26 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

    Su: 10/26 • 1:30-3 pm

    Join us for a FREE presentation by Sam Landes, a board member of both the Mushroom Club of Georgia and the North American Mycological Society. Learn interesting facts about fungi and mushrooms while viewing pictures of many types of mushrooms. Find out why mushrooms are not just for eating. You won’t walk away an expert, but you will want to learn more!