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August 2019

History of the Bud Light Brigade | History Museum of Monroe County

August 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monroe County History Museum, 724 Elaine Dr.
Waterloo, IL 62298 United States
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August 15, 2019, 7:30 P.M. - "The Bud Light Brigade - 35 Years and Still Going Strong!" Dennis Knobloch will take you marching through the history of The Bud Light Brigade - the group that has been entertaining crowds for the benefit of others for 35 years. Long before this group comes into view, their familiar musical sound can be heard for blocks along the parade route. This presentation will also include a performance by The Band Room Brass, one…

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September 2019

The Grand Army of the Republic and the American Legion’s 100th Anniversary | History Museum of Monroe County

September 8 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Monroe County History Museum, 724 Elaine Drive
Waterloo, IL 62298 United States
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September 8,2019,1:30 P.M. - "Remembering the Grand Army of the Republic and Celebrating the American Legion's 100th Anniversary" by Ron & Mary Ann Hagenow. The Grand Army of the Republic was organized by Union officers and the Jacob E Gauen Post 563 was chartered in Waterloo in 1886. Find out how Jacob Gauen came to Waterloo and his relationship to another famous Waterloo figure. Waterloo's involvement in WWI, the founding of the American Legion in 1919 and the history of…

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November 2019

A Bed Turning | History Museum of Monroe County

November 3 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Monroe County History Museum, 724 Elaine Dr.
Waterloo, IL 62298 United States
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Nov. 3, 2019,1:30 P.M., "Lohrberg-Mueth Sixth Generation of Quilt Makers will do a Bed Turning" presented by the Wittenauer Sisters (Diane Mollet, Pearl Braun, Donna Mensing, Debra Osterhage, Lisa Wittenauer and Linda Mathews) in the Monroe County History Museum's Allscheid-Metzger Gallery located at 724 Elaine Drive, Waterloo, IL 62298

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