Mar 29, 2019
The Iles House today announced the dates of its special events for the 2019 season. Supplementing the Iles House’s usual open houses on Wednesdays and Saturdays throughout the summer and into autumn, here is where to look for volunteer opportunities at the Iles House this year. Please note that this schedule is a working document and is subject to change.
Elijah Iles House
628 S. 7th Steet (at Cook)
Springfield, IL 62703
2019 Schedule of Events
Docent Training, TBD
Spring House Cleaning Saturday, April 20, noon
House Opens to Public, Saturday, April 27, noon
Spring Fundraiser Saturday, April 27 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Board Meeting, Tuesday, April 30, noon (Annual meeting and election of Officers and Directors)
Board Meeting, Tuesday, May 21, noon
June(Tentative) History Comes Alive
Board Meeting, June 18, noon
Porch Chat, Wednesday, June 12, 5:30 p.m.
Porch Chat, Wednesday, June 19, 5:30 p.m.
Porch Chat, Wednesday, June 26, 5:30 p.m.
Clara Irwin’s Traditional Strawberry Party, Thursday, July 4, 5-8 p.m.
Board Meeting, July 16, noon
Board Meeting, August 20, noon
Fireside Chat – Wednesday, September 11, 5:30 p.m.
Fireside Chat – Wednesday, September 18, 5:30 p.m.
Fireside Chat – Wednesday, September 25, 5:30 p.m.
Board Meeting, September 27, noon
Board Meeting, October 24, noon
Volunteer Dinner Party – Saturday, November 4, 5:30 p.m.
Board Meeting, November 19, noon
Decorate Iles House for Christmas, Saturday, November 30, noon
Christmas Candlelight Open House, Saturdays, December 7 and 14, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
An Historic Christmas TBD
Board Meeting, December 17, noon