6/13/2013 10:08:00 AM Kids' Night Out June 28 at the Illinois State Museum
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The Illinois State Museum Kids’ Night Out series will continue on Friday, June 28 with “Kids Unplugged: Fun in the 1800s” from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Children ages 6-10 will spend the evening learning how children in the 1800s had fun. Participants will play old-time games, make a toy, explore the Museum’s history exhibitions, and play in the Play Museum. A light snack will be also be served.
The fee for Illinois State Museum Society members is $20 for one child and $15 for each additional child from the same family. The non-members fee is $35 for one child and $30 for each additional child from the same family. Families that are not members of the Museum Society can join online at bit.ly/ismsmem or by calling (217) 782-7011. Additional information and registration can be found at bit.ly/knojune2013. Registration is required by June 24.
The Illinois State Museum promotes discovery, learning, and an appreciation of Illinois’ natural, cultural, and artistic heritage. The Museum’s extensive collections and research activities provide the foundation for exhibitions and public programs that tell the story of the land, life, people, and art of Illinois. The Illinois State Museum is located at 502 S. Spring St. (on the corner of Spring and Edwards Streets) in Springfield and is open from 8:30 - 5:00 Monday through Saturday and from 12:00 - 5:00 on Sunday. Admission is free.