Wayne Township Illinois


Senior Event: Lunch and Secret Codes to Freedom

Wednesday, November 1, 2023 — 11:30am

During this multi-media historical presentation you will discover the hidden codes and secret messages within family stories of 18 colorful, beautifully hand-crafted quilts that tell the significance of helping slaves escape on the Underground Railroad. Historical researcher Connie Martin will reveal meanings behind patterning and codes within the quilts along with special hidden stitching techniques. This edge of your seat presentation will captivate all who attend!

Lunch from Augustino’s Deli prior to the presentation includes assorted deli sandwiches, rotini pasta, homemade parmesan chips and frosted brownie.


Members: $16
Guests: $20


27W031 North Avenue
West Chicago IL 60185

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Updated 7/19/2023

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