Brown Bag/Local Lore “Sneak Preview of the Historic Tour of Homes”

Like everything else in 2020, the DeKalb County History Center’s Historic Homes Tour will look a little different this year. To enjoy a sneak preview of the homes, learn about their fascinating stories, and discover how the History Center is adapting this fundraiser, mark your calendar for Thursday, October 1 for the Brown Bag/Local Lore program.

The October Brown Bag/Local Lore program will showcase some of the homes on Somonauk Street, provide a glimpse into the beautiful publication that will part of the House Walk ‘ticket’, discuss videos with the homeowners, and describe the plan for a self-guided tour. We are looking forward to offering a unique opportunity to learn about some of Sycamore’s historic homes in a new and creative way.

The Brown Bag/Local Lore program is held on the first Thursday of the month and is co-sponsored by the Ellwood House. The October 1st program will be held via Zoom at 12:00. Registration is free, but required. To register email For more information, visit or call 815-895-5762.


Oct 01 2020


12:00 pm