OPEN 2nd & 4th Sundays, noon-4 p.m., June-October,
with special events in May and November.

Also Tuesdays 2-4
and by special appointment.

2017 Digging In
Great programs coming soon.

Check out last year's exciting offerings (including links to media):
2016: Digging Up the Past
Programs at the JF Glidden Homestead

Programming subject to change

Saturday, May 14, 1:00-3:00 p.m.
Invitation-Only event for members and donors. Dan Kenney & the DeKalb County Community Garden unveil plans for the grounds.
Sunday, May 15 
12-4‚Äč p.m.
Opening Day/Open Barn. Dedication of the Prairie at the Barn & Donor Recognition.
Sunday, June 5
Barbed Wire & WWI Program, Linda Fulton
Sunday, June 12
Glidden Florist 80th Anniversary Event, Hansen Family
Sunday June 26
Digging Up the Past in the Glidden Barn, Eli Orrvar & NIU Archaeology students
Sunday, July 10
Digging Up the Past-Jens Jensen The Living Green FILM
Sunday, July 24
Post cards of DeKalb with Peter Espe
Saturday, August 13
9 am-4 pm DeKalb County Barn Tour.
Co-sponsored by Glidden Homestead and DAAHA.
Sunday, August 14
Digging in the Garden: DeKalb County Community Garden program
Sunday, August 28
Arts at the Barn: Exhibit and sale of art by local artists.
Free art show on the lawn.
Sunday, September 11
Tour Glidden Homestead
Sunday, September 25
Haish & the S-Barb, Jeff Marshall
Sunday, October 9

DeKalb County Historian and Joiner History Room director Sue Breese and 20-year family researcher Marcia Wilson present “A Dig into Genealogy”
Sunday, October 23
Archaeology Community Dig
Sunday, November 6
Barbed Wire Sites Bus Tour
Pre-registration required.
Sunday, November 20
Vocalist Kim Moorman performing 2pm, Dig In! at a Thankful Celebration, recognizing volunteers 1-2 p.m.


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