The RM Christmas Tree Lighting will take place at the RM Historical Museum at 6pm on Thursday, December 1st at the Rolling Meadows Historical Museum at 3100 Central Road. Click here to learn more.
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1950’s Style Avon/Tupperware Lecture/Party
You’re Invited to the 1950’s House!1950’s Style Avon & Tupperware Lecture/Party Sunday, April 16, 2023 from 2pm-4pm at Park Central, 3000 Central Rd, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008. 1. Limited seating for 25 individuals2. $5.00 per person in advance to hold seat. 3. RSVP to Kent Nyblin 847-845-5389. Join us to learn about the mid-century history ofContinue reading “1950’s Style Avon/Tupperware Lecture/Party”
Rolling Meadows Historical Presentation
The Esther Perica Historical presentation is Sunday December 4, 2022 at 2pm at the Rolling Meadows Library Community Room. Ms. Perica is the author of the book “They Took The Challenge” a history of RM and the area from the 1700’s. She plans to talk about the preparations and research that she performed in theContinue reading “Rolling Meadows Historical Presentation”
The Rolling Meadows 1950’s House Museum is open to the public on Sundays from 1-4 pm, or by appointment on weekdays and Saturdays.
Upcoming Events for 2022/2023
Upcoming Museum Events – The City’s holiday tree lighting and museum open house will be December 1, 2022 at 6pm. – The Esther Perica Historical Presentation will be Sunday, December 4, 2022 at 2 pm at the RM Library meeting room. This event is to celebrate the museum’s 20th anniversary year. Free to the publicContinue reading “Upcoming Events for 2022/2023”
Mildred and Fred
When making decisions regarding furnishing The 1950s house, the curator and society created a fictional family. They developed a profile of this imaginary family and used it as a guide when selecting objects for the museum. The parents are Mildred and Fred. Fred was a Korean War Veteran and they met in college where FredContinue reading “Mildred and Fred”