Illinois Bicentennial Flag Raising 11:45 am
Illinois Bicentennial Flag Raising @ Pekin City Hall
Dec 4 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Monday, 4 Dec. the City of Pekin is marking the beginning of a year-long celebration of Illiniois' bicentennial statehood. The public is invited to attend! Across the state, communities will be raising the comemorative bicentennial flag simultaneously to celebrate the historic event.
All Aboard the Polar Pajama Express 6:00 pm
All Aboard the Polar Pajama Express @ Pekin Public Library
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Let's board the Polar Pajama Express! Join us for an evening of train magic. Come in your pajamas! We will be punching train tickets, serving refreshments, making a craft, and listening to the Polar Express! ALL aboard!
Laura Ingalls Christmas Memories 10:00 am
Laura Ingalls Christmas Memories @ Pekin Public Library
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join Laura Ingalls as she reminisces about her childhood Christmases, and looks forward to making new memories with her soon-to-be husband, Almanzo Wilder. Presented by Laura Keyes, who has been portraying women since 2008.