Calendar of Events
for Elsah
Jersey County, Illinois

   
  ANNUAL ELSAH PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT
Elsah, IL
April 5 - August 2, 2014

Friday - Sunday, 1 pm to 4 pm
Village of Elsah Museum, 26 La Salle Street
Amateur and professional photographers will be displaying photographs of the Village of Elsah and the immediate area in every season in an exhibit entitled "Elsah: A Gem in our Midst."
Free
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CONTRA DANCE

Elsah, IL
  Saturday, April 12, 2014
7 pm - 10 pm
Farley's Music Hall, 37 Mill Street
The Historic Elsah Foundation is sponsoring an evening of Contra dancing, where couples dance in two facing lines. Live music will be provided by Martha Edwards and Friends and the caller is Bob Green. All dances will be taught - no experience or partner necessary.
$6 for adults, children free
For more information, call 618-447-1127

CONTRA DANCE

Elsah, IL
  Saturday, May 10, 2014
7 pm - 10 pm
Farley's Music Hall, 37 Mill Street
The Historic Elsah Foundation is sponsoring an evening of Contra dancing, where couples dance in two facing lines. Live music will be provided. The band and the caller will be announced. All dances will be taught - no experience or partner necessary.
$6 for adults, children free
For more information, call 618-447-1127
LECTURE
Elsah, IL
  Thursday, May 15, 2014
7 pm - 10 pm
Farley's Music Hall, 37 Mill Street
The Historic Elsah Foundation’s Hosmer Williams Lecture will feature Jill Moon, Author and Historian presenting a lecture titled Godfrey Illinois: Traditions and Culture.
Free

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS
Elsah, IL
  Saturday, December 6, December, 2014
The house tour is from 1 pm to 5 pm. The tickets include touring historic homes, the village museum, churches, bed and breakfasts and riding in a horse drawn carriage or decorated wagon with a team of horses. Lunch will be available for purchase for $11 at Farley’s Music Hall between 12:30 pm and 5 pm (or until sold out) catered by Cultured Table Bistro.
Advance admission is $15 and is available online or at the Alton Visitor’s Center or at either B&B in Elsah. Advance tickets are recommended.
Tickets are limited and day of event admission will be $18 (cash only)
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For more information call 618-374-1684

ANNUAL CHRISTMAS
HYMN SING
Elsah, IL
  Probable Event, December, 2014
Details TBA

3 pm - 5 pm
Everyone is warmly invited to Elsah's annual Christmas Hymn Sing. This event starts in the Methodist Church, moves across Selma Square to the Christian Science Church, and is followed by cookies, punch, and coffee in Farley's Music Hall.
Free
For more information call 618-578-8744
   
Elsah is located near the center point of the Meeting of the Great Rivers Scenic Byways and is the home for numerous events throughout the year. The sister website of elsahevents.com, greatriverroad.com, maintains an extensive set of calendar pages listing events that are within an easy driving distance from Elsah.
   

 
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For more information on Elsah and the surrounding area
the following links have been provided:
www.elsah.org  
The entire town is designated a historic district and the village of Elsah has put together a virtual tour for interested readers.