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Candlemas

  • Peck Homestead 355 East Parkside Avenue Lombard, IL, 60148 United States (map)
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Pioneers used candles all year long, but candle-making was laborious. They would set aside a day near the beginning of February to make candles for the entire year. 

Join us at the Peck to learn more about Candlemas, and to hand dip your own candle.

Earlier Event: January 7
History Book Discussion
Later Event: February 18
History Book Discussion