Children’s Hands-On Museum Holds 2nd Public EXPO

Freeport, Illinois – The Children’s Hands-On Museum of NW Illinois (CHOM) will be holding their 2nd EXPO at the Freeport Eagles Club, 1200 W. Galena, from Saturday October 8 to Wednesday October 12.

The hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. with Sunday, October 9 being from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free but donations are much appreciated.

There will be new exhibits in the S.H.A.R.P. areas (Science, Health, Arts, Reading, and Place Sense). The displays celebrate Agricultural Science in NW Illinois; Our Wondrous Bodies;  Beauty of Drama, Music, Graphic Arts, and Words; Christopher Columbus & associates.

A beautiful quilt labeled “Child’s I Spy” will be raffled off.

Area schools are invited to participate in the contest for highest percentage of students attending to win an Expo of a Mini-Museum at their school.

For further information please visit the Facebook page Future of Freeport Children’s Museum, Twitter @chomnwil, or call 815.449.2936


Leave a Reply