Join Bruce Kraig, Culinary Historians of Northern Illinois, and Michelle Podkowa, DuPage County Historical Museum, as they discuss A Rich and Fertile Land. Kraig and Podkowa examine how American food habits transformed the Midwest from virgin prairies to the nation’s farming heartland. Podkowa will talk about how her family’s history is a living example of how this happened and what life is like “down on the farm.”

Thursday, March 21st, 7:00pm
Museum Auditorium for All Ages
$5 per adult, children and members free

Bring your own agricultural memories and recipes to share. Refreshments served. Register at For members and children’s tickets, please call 630-510-4941.

DuPage County Historical Museum, 102 E Wesley St., Wheaton, IL.