Rockford Garden Club, 2002 – 2002 – Program Schedule

Source:  Rockford Garden Club, 2001-2001 Members booklet

Discover Center ad – 815 Magazine, Summer 2017

Source: 815 Magazine, Summer 2017, p. 61

“Arts Council money helps grant local groups’ wishes” – 1990

Source: Rockford Register Star Sept. 20, 1990

Rockford Dance Company

Rockford Dance Co. Nutcracker

Source: Rockford Register Star 11/21/2010

Rockford Dance Co. Wolf Tales

Source: Rock River Times Jan. 16 – 22, 2013 Vol. 20 No 13

Fatally Unique

Source: Rockford Register Star 3/27/2013

Rockford Dance Co. Sugar Plum Fairy

Source: “Watch Sugar Plum Fairy” from Rockford Register Star 11/30/2012



Riverfront Museum Park

Burpee 1

See also:  Main Street North  813

See also:  Discovery Center, Burpee Museum,  Rockford Art Association

Burpee 2

Dr. Alan Brown, Burpee Museum of Natural History Executive Director

Burpee 3

Sarah Wolf, Discovery Center Museum Executive Director


Burpee and Discovery Center Expansions “Tourism, Jobs and Something Wondrous”

…when a 5,000 sq ft Smithsonian-quality hall for traveling exhibits opens…

5,000 sq ft Woodward Exhibition Hall will be completed this Summer

The two science museums although managed separately will share hall

In 2008 more than 144,000 visitors came to Discovery Center

In 2008 more than 90,000 visitors came to Burpee

Source:  Northwest Quarterly magazine  Spring 2010