Attend a Nineteenth Century Program!

Our Program Committee has worked hard to plan 29 weeks of programs in our five categories: Art, Literature, Music, Science and Social Science. See descriptions of the first four programs below. All programs will take place in our beautiful ballroom (masks will be required to attend). Select programs will be available to be viewed at home live via Zoom Webinar. Links will be provided if program is being livestreamed. Your donation will help ensure the season is Amazing! Missed a Program from the 20-21 Season? Many great programs from the season are available here! Please note: All Nineteenth Century attendees are required to show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test (for detailed information on this policy, please visit our Program Page.


The Science of Winemaking
Monday, January 31, 2022 at 1:15pm
The Science of Winemaking Program, presented by Prairie State Winery owner Rick Mamoser, will encompass the entire winemaking process from grape to bottle. An emphasis will be placed on juice and wine chemistry. Topics will include microbes, tannins, sulfites, and bottle closures. To register for Monday lunch, which precedes this program at 12pm and takes place in our first floor dining room, please click here.