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Art in the park is an annual art show held in Washington Square Park as part of Ottawa's Riverfest

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Ottawa Scouting Museum
Now - Jul. 31, 2012 , Thursday - Monday 10am - 4pm

Scouting memorabilia and mementoes of W.D. Boyce, founder of the American Scouting movement, fill this museum. The museum also sponsors a variety of activities for youths throughout the year. A series of hiking trails, with maps and directions available at the museum, are available to anyone interested in hiking, nature and history. And now presenting it's newest permanent exhibit, "Lord Robert Baden - Powell Memorabilia". This exhibit relates to the military and scouting career of Baden - Powell. It features many one of a kind items that can only be viewed here at the Scouting Museum! Graciously donated by Ken Kittelberger from Columbia, Maryland. COMING IN SPRING 2012 - THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTE'S TRAVELING EXHIBIT "THE WAY WE WORKED" WILL BE FEATURED HERE AT THE SCOUTING MUSEUM!! $3.00 per adult/$2.00 per child. Event Type: Entertainment.
Ottawa Scouting Museum
1100 Canal Museum
Ottawa, IL 61350


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