FRANKLIN GROVE – The Franklin Grove Creek & Preservation Committee will have an "Evening at the Mill" dinner and program April 23 at the Franklin Creek Grist Mill, 1893 Twist Road.
Dinner will be at 6 p.m., followed by the presentation, "Water, Wonder, Words: Language, Stories, and the Cradle of Life," by Sara Grady of Chicago. She will discuss the importance of water from a variety of angles.
The mill will be open throughout the afternoon for tours.
Reservations, due Thursday, are required. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at franklincreekgristmill.com and at the mill, or by calling 815-456-2718.
Proceeds will go toward maintenance and operation of the mill.