740 E. 56th Place Chicago, Ill. 60637-1495 (773) 947-0600 www.dusablemuseum.orgDate: June 23, 2013 Time: Noon-5 p.m. Cost: Free
A day-long family event, highlighted by two battle re-enactments
celebrating the African American soldiers who bravely fought. Also
includes a performance based on the speeches of Frederick Douglass
and Abraham Lincoln, horserides for children, museum tours, Civil
War dress-up booth, a screening of "Glory," and more.