Artifact Spotlight: Supreme Court Justice

Congress still hasn’t confirmed a new Supreme Court justice to fill Antonin Scalia’s vacancy. It’s a shame Charles Evans Hughes isn’t still around to help sort this mess out. When Charles Evans Hughes joined the Supreme Court in 1910, he had already been a successful lawyer and New York governor. He resigned from the benchContinue reading “Artifact Spotlight: Supreme Court Justice”

Criminally Good Cheese

Down at 150 West Dundee Road sits over 125 years of history. Currently the site of Park Jun’s Beauty Lab, this building — featured in our Buffalo Grove: Then and Now program, has through the decades been used as offices, commercial spaces, and even a fur shop in the late 1970s. A century ago, however,Continue reading “Criminally Good Cheese”

Summer Activities Lineup

Kids must be accompanied by an adult for all programs. Try It Tuesday Activities 1:00-3:30 PM @ Raupp Museum 6/16- Churn Butter 6/23- Make a Kite 6/30- Make Candles 7/7- Soap Boat 7/14- Button Buzz Toy 7/21- Ball and Jacks 7/28- Marbles 8/4- Cord Bracelet 8/11- Felt Flowers 8/18- Scrapbook Wild Wednesday Nature Walks 10:00Continue reading “Summer Activities Lineup”