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Wet or Dry? Prohibition in McLean County

The Museum, in partnership with the Irish Heritage Society of McLean County, is pleased to present Director of Education Candace Summers’ illustrated program, “Wet or Dry? Prohibition in McLean County,” on Tuesday, February 12 at 6:30 p.m. On January 16, 1919, the 18th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution was ratified—prohibiting the sale, manufacture, and transportation…MORE

McLean County Museum of History

The Museum is pleased to once again participate in this annual Downtown Bloomington tradition by offering Chocolate Covered Original Peanuts generously provided by our community partner, BEER NUTS®. Please join us Friday, February 1 from 5-8 p.m. While you are here, make sure to explore the Museum’s permanent exhibits on the first floor, including the…MORE

Salvation Army of McLean County Coat Drive

As the temperatures begin to drop, The Salvation Army of McLean County has started their annual coat drive. Last year, nearly 900 coats were given out. The Salvation Army will be collecting coats and winter accessories (hats, gloves, scarves etc.) for all ages, beginning in October and continuing through mid-January.  We currently have a need…MORE

Social Justice Fair for McLean County

Social Justice Fair for McLean County at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Bloomington-Normal. Saturday October 6, 11am-2:30pm Join us as we learn about local organizations working toward a more just world while celebrating our community. Meet McLean County Board Members and Candidates. Longer description: The Unitarian Universalist Church of Bloomington-Normal is coordinating a Social Justice…MORE

Historic Cases of McLean County

Historic Cases of McLean County Sat Nov 3 1:00 Local law buffs and legal aficionados are invited to the Museum on Saturday, November 3 at 1 p.m. for an illustrated program on six historic McLean County cases. Presented by Don Everhart, Clerk of the Circuit Court; Bob Bradley, professor emeritus, Department of Politics and Government,…MORE

First Book McLean County Bands, Books, Bites & Brews

First Book McLean County Bands, Books, Bites & Brews Enjoy an evening of FUNdraising at the First Book McLean County Band, Books, Bites & Brews event on Thursday, November 8 from 5:30-9:00 p.m., sponsored by O’Brien Mitsubishi in Normal! No censorship or banned books involved, but you must be 21 or older. Enjoy five craft…MORE