Click to Home
Home Employment Contact Us

Go To Search

Calendar module icon

Calendar

Please note: All events and prices are subject to change without notice. Special event rates may vary.

Main Calendar

  1. Blacksmithing 101

    May 13, 2017, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Naper Settlement Blacksmith Shop

    Learn the art of blacksmithing with an introduction to safety, tools and the forge in this two-session class. Participants will learn hammer techniques while making an item to take home. For adults 18 and up; limited to 6 participants. All materials provided.

    More Details
  2. Community Roots: Agriculture in Naperville

    May 13, 2017, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    Farming built Naperville. Explore the community’s rich agricultural history, and learn how changes in technology transformed life on Naperville’s farms through the 20th century.

    More Details
  3. Victorian Memory and Mourning, plus Cemetery Symbols

    May 13, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Look back at how Americans have traditionally handled death, mourning and memorialization at this new program. Experience hands-on Victorian mourning artifacts and memorials from the collection of folklorist Sheila Riley. Discover what mysterious gravestone symbols really mean, then practice your knowledge in a guided walking tour of Naperville Cemetery. This two-hour program will be led by Riley, Director of Learning Experiences at Naper Settlement.

    More Details