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.
2017 Digging In
Great programs coming soon.
Check out last year's exciting offerings (including links to media):
2016: Digging Up the Past
Programs at the JF Glidden Homestead
Programming subject to change
Invitation-Only event for members and donors. Dan Kenney & the DeKalb County Community Garden unveil plans for the grounds.
Opening Day/Open Barn. Dedication of the Prairie at the Barn & Donor Recognition.
Barbed Wire & WWI Program, Linda Fulton
Glidden Florist 80th Anniversary Event, Hansen Family
Digging Up the Past in the Glidden Barn, Eli Orrvar & NIU Archaeology students
Digging Up the Past-Jens Jensen The Living Green FILM
Post cards of DeKalb with
9 am-4 pm .
Co-sponsored by Glidden Homestead and DAAHA.
Digging in the Garden: DeKalb County Community Garden program
Arts at the Barn: Exhibit and sale of art by local artists.
Free art show on the lawn.
Tour Glidden Homestead
Haish & the S-Barb, Jeff Marshall
DeKalb County Historian and Joiner History Room director Sue Breese and 20-year family researcher Marcia Wilson present “A Dig into Genealogy”
Archaeology Community Dig
Barbed Wire Sites Bus Tour
Vocalist Kim Moorman performing 2pm, Dig In! at a Thankful Celebration, recognizing volunteers 1-2 p.m.