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BUREAU COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY HOSTS A VICTORIAN FAMILY CHRISTMAS PARTY

The Bureau County Historical Society will host a Victorian Family Christmas Party on Saturday, December 14th from 1-3 PM at the Clark-Norris House, at 109 Park Avenue West in Princeton.  Local pianists will be playing favorite Christmas songs on the Clark-Norris piano, and there were also be a sing-along.  The house will be decorated with traditional Victorian decorations, and a Victorian Santa Claus will greet all of our guests and be available for family Christmas photos.  For the children, there will an array of Victorian Christmas activities, including making Victorian Christmas cards for their parents and decorations for their family Christmas trees. Guests will enjoy seasonal Victorian holiday refreshments, and tours of the Clark-Norris Home will also be available.  Please join us for this free memorable Victorian Christmas Party. For more information, please call BCHS Curator, David Gugerty at 815 875-2814.