Historic Base Ball in Grayslake

Old Fashioned “ base ball” match at Central Park, Grayslake. (Precursor to annual balloon festival.) Civil War-era game pits the McHenry County “Independants” against the Grayslake Athletics in a rematch. Take Route 120 east to South Lake Avenue. Turn left and then take another left into Grayslake Central High School to park. Walk across the street into Central Park. Free.

 

Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 3:00pm

Upcoming Events

The Heritage Quilters meet at 9:30 a.m. each Wednesday at the museum.

July 21 – Saturday

McHenry County Fair, Woodstock. Historic photos of McHenry County. Quilt raffle. One-of-a-kind museum store items, fabric sale and books for sale.

Saturday, Aug. 11

Presented by Elizabeth Carlson in the 1867 Pringle School, 21596 River Road, just west of Route 23, in Marengo.

Free admission to the museum. Museum hours are from 1 to 4 p.m.

Old Fashioned “ base ball” match at Central Park, Grayslake.

Free admission to the museum. Museum hours are from 1 to 4 p.m.

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

7 to 9 p.m.

Oct. 19, 20 and 21