- Nov 21, 2019
Lincoln Land Community College Visit ~
Lincoln Land Community College from Springfield, Illinois, arranged for approximately 40 guests to visit the Collins House on September...
- Nov 12, 2019
Sharing with the Collinsville Rotary Club~
On Tuesday, October 29, 2019 Lois and Lavadna were invited to attend the Collinsville Rotary Club . . . Lavadna Hines talks about the...
- Nov 2, 2019
Twenty-two Came to See ~
An eighth grade September field trip to the D.D. Collins House . . . "History is not a burden on the memory but an illumination of the...
- May 29, 2019
The Edwardsville Garden Club Visit ~
was simply delightful . . . The Edwardsville Garden Club ~ circa May 18, 2019 Glorious Gardeners The gardeners visited on a rainy spring...
- Nov 3, 2018
'Twas A Day in October (Part 3) ~
Ann sang, "Loop, loop, loop," a melodious refrain! She whistled, and smiled, and called each by name: "Now, Phyllis! Now, Lavadna! I'll...
- Oct 25, 2018
'Twas A Day in October (Part 2) ~
Some orange and green, And purple, too; A big smile from Phyllis Smith of St. Jacob, Is wonderful proof; Now what have we here? An...
- Oct 18, 2018
'Twas A Day in October (Part 1) ~
'Twas a day in October, at the D.D. Collins house The ladies got together, but not a single mouse; They brought pieces of fabric, and...