EventsKiddieland Remembered with Cheryl Brown

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Kiddieland Remembered with Cheryl Brown

6:00 PM – 7:15 PM

Description

From 1929 to 2009, Kiddieland in Melrose Park was Chicago’s favorite and one of the last family-owned amusement parks in the country. Join Edgebrook Branch for a fun presentation that will take you back in time. Relive the past with Cheryl Brown, as she revisits the history of the park with vintage photos. Re-experience the park through videos of the park on a busy summer day. Learn about the final auction of the rides, why the park had to close, and where the rides are today. Sponsored by the Edgebrook Community Association.

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(Photo Source: Cheryl Brown)

Suitable for:
Adults
Type:
History and Genealogy
Language:
English

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