Tavern Day provides pioneer fun for whole family

GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn residents tried their hands at various pioneer activities at this year’s Tavern Day celebration held Sept. 29.

The Glen Ellyn Historical Society event featured an old-fashioned school house, storytelling, old-time crafts and chores, beekeeping, farm animals, pioneer games, musical performances and more.

New this year was an artificial milking cow and a map exhibit showing the routes of old stagecoach lines in the area.

Tavern Day was held at Historic Stacy’s Corners, 800 N. Main St.