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May 2021

Growing with the Gundersons Walking Tour

May 15, 2021 - 2:00pm3:30pm
Longfellow Park Pavilion

Our stroll through southeast Oak Park's Gunderson Historic District will, of course, tell the story of how the Gunderson Brothers developed and promoted this neighborhood, but it will also include lesser-known stories, like the house once named the Oak Park Academy of Fine Arts, the controversial temporary homes built to ease the post-World War II housing crisis, why this neighborhood was once

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Inside OPRF Museum

May 20, 2021 - 11:00am11:30am

Oak Park River Forest Museum has a new way for you to experience our collection and exhibits during this time of distancing. Join us "Inside OPRF Museum" on Thursday, May 20 at 11 a.m. (CST).

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Ask the Historians

May 28, 2021 - 11:00am11:30am

Join us for a new web series on the last Friday of every month, when OPRF Museum historians answer your questions about Oak Park and River Forest history.

This month's episode will be on Friday, May 28 at 11 a.m. CST. Check back for more details soon about the topics for this program.

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June 2021

Black History Bike Tour

June 19, 2021 - 1:00pm5:00pm
Oak Park River Forest Museum

Oak Park River Forest Museum will participate in the community’s Juneteenth celebration on Saturday, June 19 by debuting a free bicycle tour of sites that tell some of the many stories of African-American life in Oak Park.

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July 2021