Category Archives: Presentations

Telling Time in Ancient North America

[ January 13, 2014; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]

Monday, January 13, 2014
7:00 PM ~ Carbondale Township Hall

Join us at our January membership meeting for a special Illinois Humanities Council Road Scholar presentation by William Iseminger on Telling Time in Ancient North America.

Humans have been measuring time for thousands of years. Without a cell phone or clock around to tell if one was running […]

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2013 Mini Hummingbird Festival

Adults and children enjoyed the Shawnee Chapter’s hummingbird festival held at the Lindgren’s home north of Golconda in Pope County. About 75 people from as far away as Minnesota observed over 50 hummingbirds being banded during the 3-hour event. Children loved getting their faces (and arms!) painted and enthusiastically played the hummingbird migration game.
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Insect Awareness and Appreciation Day

[ August 24, 2013; 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]

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