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Women of Courage and Commitment

Join us in 2014 for another Celebrated Season!

October 18th – One Woman Show – Civil War Letters

November 15th – Haunted Program

December 13th Christmas Tea


All performances begin at 2:00 p.m. with Tea, Coffee and Dessert.
$15.00 Per Person

Please call 815-777-0090 to reserve your tickets.
(Call early as performances do sell out)

2nd Annual Swing & Sweets – Sat, November 8th

7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Join us for a wonderful evening of dancing and desserts.

River City Six will be here to get you on the dance floor and

Galena area restaurants will be supplying an array of desserts.

Tickets are $20.00 per person

“Remembering Old Galena” Dinner & Play – Sat, November 15th

6:00 p.m.

 “Remembering Old Galena” offers a fascinating portrait of the town’s colorful history in an original musical production written by Galenians Ronn Toebass and Carole Sullivan.  Performing in period costumes, the singers and actors introduce the “Town that Time Forgot” with amusing anecdotes, intriguing nuggets of history and vivacious song and dance.


Enjoy our House Salad, Warm Rolls with Butter, your choice of Stuffed Pork Chop with Sage Stuffing served with Butter Poached Fingerling Potatoes and Seasonal Vegetables or Parmesan Reggiano Ravioli and Homemade Chocolate Layer Cake for Dessert.

Tickets are $35.00 per person

Nouveau Weekend – November 21st-22nd

Join in Galena’s celebration of Galena Cellar’s Nouveau Wine.

We will be offering a special luncheon at 1:00 p.m. on Friday,

November 21st and specials throughout the weekend in our restaurants.

Call early for reservations.

Thanksgiving Buffet – November 27th

Join us for our annual Thanksgiving Buffet with all the traditional favorites.

Reservations highly recommended

Luminaria – December 13

Join us for a candlelight dinner in our Courtyard enchanted by white twinkling lights and magical decorations.  We will also be serving in our Generals’ Restaurant with a special menu and entertainment.
Reservations Highly Recommended

Breakfast with Santa – December 14

Enjoy the splendor of Christmas with our holiday decorations while enjoying our breakfast buffet with Santa!
9:00 a.m. – Noon.
Make reservations early