De Immigrant Windmill

2017 Volunteer Miller Programs
January 6, 2017

2017 Volunteer Miller Programs

Fulton’s de Immigrant Volunteer Millers have sponsored monthly programs at the Windmill Cultural Center for the last seven years. The millers will continue the monthly programs in 2017 with an array of educational and cultural opportunities. The programs have been organized by the Volunteer Millers with a grant from the D.S. Flikkema Foundation. The following programs are scheduled for 2017.

January 29 @ 2:00 p.m.
The Magic of Disney World
Dr. Bruce Storey, Black Hawk College

February 27 @ 6:00 p.m.
Cycling the Rhine River from Basel to Krimpen
Russ & Linda Grimm

March 30 @ 6:00 p.m.
Off the Beaten Path in Illinois
John Purvis, Princeton, IL

April 24 @ 6:00 p.m.
Katherina Von Bora Luther: The Woman Behind the Reformation
Barbara Kay, Illinois Humanities Road Scholar

May 30 @ 6:00 p.m.
Return of the Natives: Bobcats and Other Large Carnivores in Landscapes of the Midwest
Dr. William R. Clark, Iowa State University

June 29 @ 6:00 p.m.
The Journey to Mollie's War: The Women's Army Corps and World War II
Cynthia Schaffer, Illinois Humanities Road Scholar

July 31 @ 6:00 p.m.
The Little Ukulele - 100 Years of Smiles
John Lindhorst, Oregon, Illinois

August 29 @ 6:00 p.m.
The 108th Infantry Regiment (USCT)
Ed Reiter, Davenport, IA

September 25 @ 6:00 p.m.
Astronomy Goes to Hollywood
Richard Harwood, Black Hawk College

October 17 @ 6:00 p.m.
Encounters with the Dead
Kathi Kresol, Rockford, IL

November 5 @ 2:00 p.m.
The Lincoln Assassination: Manhunt and Trial
Ron Koehn, Fulton, IL

December 1 @ 5:00 p.m.
Fulton Christmas Walk
Activities TBD

Programs are free and open to the public. The Windmill Cultural Center is located in downtown Fulton, Illinois, at 111 – 10th Avenue across the street from de Immigrant windmill. The facility is accessible to people with disabilities. Refreshments will be served following each event. The public is encouraged to visit the Windmill Area Facebook page for more information, cancellations, or changes to the programs. For questions, call 815-589-3925.

Published in Fulton News

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