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History of the Corn Fest

Dates: Now - Sep. 25, 2018
Times: 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Category: Education/History
Location: Grundy County Historical Society and Museum, 510 W. Illinois Avenue, Morris, IL 60450
Phone: 815-942-4880
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The September guest speaker for the Grundy County Historical Society, will be Sue Morse, long time secretary of the Grundy County Corn Festival. She will focus on the history of the past 70 Corn Fests and what it takes to put on a 5 day festival. Attendees are encouraged to bring photos and mementos they wish to share. The program will be on Tuesday, Sept. 25th, at 7 p.m., and will be held at the Grundy County Historical Society Museum, 510 W. Illinois in Canal Port. All visitors and members are welcome to attend. Reservations are not necessary and there is no fee. For questions – 815-942-4880


What's Nearby:
Exibit Gallery & Fine Arts Center
Dollinger Family Farm
Grundy County Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center/Coal City
Fossil Rock Recreation Area
Polk-a-Dot Drive In
Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie

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