The museum is offering a free ride to three destinations this summer. Sponsored by the Byron Forest Preserve. We plan visit:

  • Contigny Park in Wheaton IL – Tuesday, June 3 (Free Admission)
  • Railway Museum in Union IL – Tuesday, June 24 ($8 Admission)
  • Barnacopia in Polo IL – Thursday, August 28 ($10 Admission)

Space is limited and registration is required at least two weeks in advance.

Antique Appraisal
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 5:00-8:00 PM
Museum will open at 5:00 PM, appraisals will be scheduled 5:30-7:30. Call to reserve a time for your antique or collectable to be viewed and described 815-234-5031 spaces are limited. ($5 donation per item, no more than 3 items per person) Spectators are welcome and admission is free.

Round Table Sessions
Every Thursday at 10:00 AM
Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea while we throw out a Byron topic. Free and open to all ages, topics range from personal stories to Byron trivia.
(Will not meet in July and August 2014)

ByronFest Quilt Show
July 10, 11 & 12, 2014
Quilt Registration Begins: June 25, 2014

Festival of Trees
Registration Begins: October 1, 2014

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