Carol Stream Historical Society           Carol Stream Illinois USA




Open House at the Farmhouse on Saturday, May 19 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. 

How many times have you driven by that pretty white Farmhouse at 301 W. Lies Road and wondered what the "Historic Farmhouse" was all about?  We will be open for you to stop by and check it out!  Docents will be happy to answer your questions. This is a drop in event so come anytime during the open house and stay for a few minutes or until 4. 


Farmhouse Garden Walk, Thursday, June 7, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Master Gardener, Marlene Ashby, will welcome guests to the Farmhouse Gardens lead a tour that focuses on vintage perennials and heritage gardening. The tour will take guests inside the Farmhouse for refreshments and more.  Registration is recommended. 630.217.1868 or


Independence Day, July 4

Come join us for the Carol Stream 4th of July parade. You are living history! This is Illinois' bicentennial year and to celebrate we are gathering folks who would like to participate in celebrating our heritage by walking with us in the parade.  If you've always wanted to be in a parade, here's your opportunity. All you have to do is wear red, white and blue and bring a small flag. Children must be accompanied by an adult.  Interested?  Email us at so we can provide you with details. 


Country Fair at the Farmhouse (Family Day) Saturday, September 15 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Country Fair at the Farmhouse is back!  Join us for old fashioned games, crafts and experiences for the whole family! There will be food and fun for everyone.  Maggie the Cow will be back, as will the Mercantile.  Watch for additional details and make plans now to stop by.

Meeting Dates for 2018
  Location as noted

Carol Stream Historical Society Proposed Meeting Schedule 2018 
Regular Meetings: 7:00 p.m., Carol Stream Public Library Discovery Room, the fourth Tuesday unless otherwise noted

January 30, 2018
February 22, 2018 (Thursday)
March 27, 2018
April 24, 2018
May 22, 2018
June 26, 2018
July 24, 2018
August 28, 2018
September 25, 2018 (^Annual)
October 23, 2018

^ Held at the Farmhouse

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You are welcome to attend any of our Board Meetings

7pm at the Carol Stream Public Library unless otherwise noted

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The Carol Stream Historical Society • (630) 217-1868 or (630) 665-0686 • Email

2018 Carol Stream Historical Society