Rock Around the Quilted Tree and holiday show

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Through Jan. 5, 2018

About 200 people attended this year's Holiday Open House Dec. 2 at the museum. The McHenry  County Historical Society hosts a  month-long quilt display and Christmas memorabilia show at the museum, 6422 Main St. in Union. This year's Rock Around the Quilted Tree theme is "Blue Christmas." Veteran Christmas memorabilia collectors Dave Harms and Lynne Eltrevoog are once again collaborating to deck the halls of the museum and stage in holiday finery for your viewing enjoyment. This year focuses on vintage, frequently rare,  aluminum Christmas trees.

Museum admssion is $5 for adults and $3 for seniors and students. As always, admission is free to Society members.

The museum will open from 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, through Jan. 5 - with the exception of Dec. 6, 22 and 29, and Jan. 1.

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