Calendar of Events
Then & Now Walking Tour, September 13, 5:30 pm - FREE!
Meet at the museum for a tour of Historic Homes led by Steve Frank.
Researching Rochelle Reception & Demonstration, September 22, 1 pm
The official dedication of the new research station funded by the RACF. Search the museum's digital archives collection, Ancestry.com, Newspapers.com & Fold3.com (historical military records).
The Final Journey
Interesting facts about taking that final journey - an exhibition in our Cabinet of Curiosities.
Then & Now Walking Tour, October 11, 5:00 pm – FREE! Note earlier start time!
Meet at the museum for a tour of Historic Downtown. Last tour of the season!
S’Mores at the Museum, October 12, 12-4 pm
Toast your marshmallow and make a yummy s’more for only $1.00. It’s Hay Day in Rochelle!
Members Only Event, October 13, time TBD
To be held at the Flagg Rochelle Library in honor of the library’s new Newspaper Collection.
Hobo Travels, October 26, 7-8 pm at the Ken Wise Railroad Park FREE!
Gather around at the Ken Wise Railroad Park for stories of the hoboes who traveled the rails.
Veterans Day at the Museum, November 10, 11-4 pm
Recognition of the military with special activities.
Decorate the Museum, November 30, 11-4 pm FREE!
Add to our longest paper chain - it stretches around 2 rooms at the museum - make a decoration or help put up the lights – it’s decorating for the season.
Santa at the Museum, December 6, 4 -7 pm FREE!
Bring your Wish List for a visit with Mr. and Mrs. Claus. Don’t forget your camera!