McHenry County Historical Society & Museum
Free admission for Ringwood residents.
Join the Heritage Quilters each Wednesday morning throughout the year at the Society’s museum at 6422 Main Street in Union. Quilters of varying levels of experience meet from 9:30 a.m. to about noon to work on a raffle quilt that benefits the not-for-profit Historical Society. For more information phone (815) 923-2267
2 p.m. – Old Fashioned baseball game at Siems Memorial Park off Highbridge Road in Union. Civil War-era baseball game pits the The McHenry County “Independants” (an actual team of that era) against a team from Lake County in what could become an annual tradition. Grayslake Heritage Center Executive Director Dave Oberg will umpire and emcee, explaining the rules and teaching the audience to cheer and jeer in proper 19th-century fashion. Features display of Franklin Mint baseball parks from noon to 2 p.m. in the West Harmony School, located on the museum grounds; and from 1 to 4 p.m. June 23.
28th Annual Heritage Fair, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. “Hip for History”