Bess Bower Dunn Day

August 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County
1899 W Winchester Rd
Libertyville, IL 60048
Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County

Happy Birthday Bess! Celebrate Bess Bower Dunn’s birthday with free admission and special activities throughout the day.


  • Play Games of the Late 1800’s
  • Go on a Scavenger Hunt
  • Take Selfie Stop Photos: #DunnMuseum
  • View Bess Bower Dunn’s Hat and Lake County Historian Decree
  • Watch Animated Videos of Bess from the Growing Up Lake County Exhibit
  • Post Inspiration on the Bess Quote Wall

10 am–12 pm and 3–4 pm: Make Crafts in the Education Classroom

  • Create a photo frame
  • Practice writing with ink and chalk

11 am and 3 pm: Join a Guided Tour of Museum Highlights

1 pm: Learn About Bess Bower Dunn’s Life

Free. No registration required.

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Tracy dreams of someday being considered a “cool” mom and she can still remember the days when she had time to put on makeup in the morning. She is a young, single, stay-at-home mom to an awesome little boy named Jayden. She recently graduated college with a degree in Early Childhood Education and has lived in various parts of Lake County her whole life. Every day, she and her son set off in her Jeep, rocking a pair of oversized sunglasses, in search of a new and exciting adventure to go on. In her free time she enjoys photography, reading, dancing, yoga, shopping, and pinning kid’s activities on Pinterest. She truly believes that if she was given enough Starbucks that she could rule the world.

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