Limited Spots Still available for A Norman Rockwell Tea on Dec 16 & 17

Wed December 6, 2023

Celebrate the season remembering a legendary artist who encapsulates the nostalgia of the American holiday traditions. Includes tea service, finger sandwiches and sweets served by costumed staff.

Register online at or in person at the Crystal Lake Park District Administrative Office, 1 E. Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Location: Colonel Palmer House, 660 E. Terra Cotta Ave, Crystal Lake

Sat, Dec 16

choice of Noon-1:30 pm (code 131929-01, 11 spots available) or 3-4:30 pm (code 131929-02, 3 spots available)

Sun, Dec 17

choice of Noon-1:30 pm (code 131929-03, 4 spots available) or 3-4:30 pm (code 131929-04, 3 spots available)

The Colonel Palmer House was built c.1858 by settlers Gustavus and Henrietta Palmer. Located on its original site, the home was entered in the National Register of Historic Places in 1985. Currently the home is maintained by the Crystal Lake Park District and is home to the Crystal Lake Historical Society.


For more information or questions, contact Sarah Taylor,