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.

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 & 24
Programming to be determined
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
Programming to be determined
Sunday, September 25
Haish & the S-Barb, Jeff Marshall
Sunday, October 9 & 23
Programming to be determined
Sunday, November 6
Barbed Wire Sites Bus Tour
Pre-registration required. More details online.
Sunday, November 20
Giving Thanks, Holiday Event
Sunday, December 4
Christmas of the Past, Holiday Open House

homestead blacksmith barn