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5:30 pm

Underneath the Purple Rain Fundraiser for DSI

June 7 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Barker Family Farm, 4491 Old Chatham Road
Springfield, IL 62711 United States

Today would have been Prince's 60th birthday; break out your ruffled shirt and eyeliner and join us in celebrating this musical legend! We love Prince's "Purple Rain" message about love & faith conquering chaos. Our hometown has had it's share of chaos lately. We believe that a strong downtown will make the Springfield area stronger. […]

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6:30 pm

“Illinois in the Civil War”

June 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Books On The Square, 427 E. Washington
Springfield, IL 62701 United States

Camp Butler: Training Grounds, Prison, Cemetery. Historian and author Kathleen Heyworth will discuss the origin of Camp Butler as a Civil War training camp and share how it turned into a Confederate Prisoner of War Camp. Because so many soldiers died there, President Lincoln declared Camp Butler a National Cemetery in 1862. Also included in […]

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