Sunday, August 5, 2007

West Town Museum's Open House- 8/3/07

The West Town Museum hosted an open house on Friday August 3, 2007. Legendary Dr. Margaret Burroughs, founder of Chicago's DuSable Museum (top), was the honored guest speaker. She recited poetry to the audience and commended all who make the West Town Museum possible. After CEO Northica Stone welcomed attendees, twin divas Monica and Marsha blessed the program with a spiritual song (bottom) to open the festivities. Curator Jeri Stenson introduced a new exhibit featuring the history of Maywood's own Dr. Percy L. Julian (middle).

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