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Antique Walk

American Pickers (on History.Com TV) Mike Wolfe (l) and Frank Fritz with “Mama Picker" Judy Gambrel

A Walk Through the Past for
The Future of a Child

The American Pickers have visited Judy Gambrel’s antiques on two separate occasions. Now is your chance to see this incredible collection for yourself!

Please Join Us!

Saturday, October 6, 2012
10:00 AM—5:00 PM
1922 7th Street, Rockford, Illinois 61104 (See map)
(Old National Lock Building)

This tour is NEVER open to the public, so don’t miss your opportunity to see antiques from the 1850’s through the 1920’s.

Tour Only—$10 per person, includes coffee/lemonade and cookies
Tickets available at locations listed below and at the door.

Tour with Dinner—$40 per person, at John’s Restaurant on S. 11th Street, Rockford, Illinois
Includes a 1-1/2 hr. Civil War Video presentation narrated by Civil War expert John Roseberg.
Limited Seating. Deadline for Dinner ticket purchase is October 1.

Tickets available September 1, 2012  at Annie's Gifts, 1643 N. Alpine Rd. (Edgebrook Center); Roxy Carmichael, 310 N. Alpine, Rockford; Mary’s By Design, 1025 Harlem Road, Loves Park. Online registration is closed.

All proceeds to benefit Children's Home + Aid.

Circle of Friends Quilt Raffle

The Circle of Friends Quilt was quilted and donated by the Sinnissippi Quilters' Guild. It is 67" X 80". All proceeds from the raffle will go to benefit MotherHouse Crisis Nursery in Rockford, IL. Raffle tickets can be purchased at the event.

For more information, please contact Judith Loudin at 815-962-1043 or