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December Hands on History program

Christmastime is steadily approaching and the Des Plaines History Center will explore the origins of treasured traditions such as trimming the tree and sending holiday cards. The History Center’s next “Hands on History” lesson and craft will focus on how the Victorians celebrated Christmas. Join us for an afternoon of learning and making a Christmas card for a loved one.