20120603 - CL Day on Farm (JK) - nwherald

John Konstantaras/for the Northwest Herald
Rylind, 4, (left) and Jaxson, 3, Chess from Lake in the Hills learn about 19th century life as they watch a yarn spinning exhibit at the “A Day on the Farm” program at the Colonel Palmer House. The Crystal Lake Park District and the Crystal Lake Historical Society sponsored the event that focused on the contributions of birds and honeybees to pioneer farm life. The program held at the Colonel Palmer House also featured displays detailing 19th century life in Crystal Lake.