Illinois Stories

From the Decatur Celebration and the Farm Progress Show to the storied ferris wheels of Jacksonville; from Lincoln's footsteps in Springfield and New Salem to the historic barns of the Macomb area; from the river heritage of Quincy and Hannibal to the bounty of the richest farmland on earth, Mark McDonald takes us through a Central Illinois we thought we knew.

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This Week On Illinois Stories

April 24-May 3

Strawn Art Gallery
Monday, April 24, 6:30 PM

Underbrink’s Bakery -- The new owner of this traditional north-side Quincy company plans to keep the 1929 recipes and mixers that have been used continually for nearly a century.
Wednesday, April 26, 6:30 PM

Shelbyville Chautauqua
Thursday, April 27, 6:30 PM
Sunday, April 30, 4:30 PM
Tuesday, May 2, 6:30 PM

Clayville Education Program -- Each spring hundreds of area school children learn what life was like growing up on the 1830’s prairie. Thursday, April 27, 7:00 PM
Sunday, April 30, 4:00 PM
Monday, May 1, 6:30 PM

William Watson Hotel
Thursday, April 27, 7:30 PM
Friday, April 28, 6:30 PM
Wednesday, May 3, 6:30 PM

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