June 9


An evening of Live Music & Food




   A special nighttime music and dinner event at The Wild Hare Café in Elkhart June 9 - 5 to 9 pm.


   The cover charge is $20 per person which includes the meal and entertainment.   There will be a choice of Blue Plate specials a la Route 66 diners of years past.   Patrons are invited to bring along wine or beer to enjoy with their meal.


    Music will be performed by Don Baldwin who's had a life long career in music and performs  in Michigan.   Light easy listening music from the Beatles to James Taylor will be on the play list.


Reservations are a must as seating is limited. 

To book phone 217 947 2100 or email us at niehaus-baldwin@msn.com.


This will be a very special evening so booking a table early is important.

See you soon!

Materials will be provided. All classes will meet from 10 -2.
 (The dates are listed above)

Fee $30 per class. Examples of each lesson will be on
display at Horsefeathers during the month of each class.

 Call Horsefeathers at 217-947-2100 to sign up or
for additional information.


< click on each mural above for more >
Wild Hare Cafe - Elkhart Historical Society Lecture Series

Guy Fraker speaking on his book:
"Lincoln's Ladder to the Presidency"
Paul Beaver, Emeritus of Lincoln College,
speaking on the Scully's in central Illinois
Peter Neihaus, speaking on
his years spent in South Africa
Dr. Dennis Campbell of Lincoln
College speaking on local mammals
Karl Luthin, DVM presents “The Perils of Traveling in an 1800’s Winter”
6 Feb., 2015 LDN: "From War’s Ashes
to the Birth of Lincoln College"

Mt. Pulaski 1850's Courthouse to where
Lawyer A. Lincoln traveled on the
Illinois 8th Judicial Circuit

Annual Spring tours of
Elkhart Hill flowers

 “An Evening with Mark McDonald”
The Elkhart Historical Society is pleased to bring author D.L. Dennis to the Wild Hare Café for the May 11th dinner lecture entitled, “The Witwer Files”.  The story takes place in a small Midwestern village in the early 1900’s that was terrorized by uncontrolled violence.  Murders and suicides remained unsolved and unstopped as the responsible law enforcement either turned in their badges or disappeared.  Come hear first-hand how the author’s grandfather arrived in the village and what circumstances occurred that changed the course of town’s future in this fascinating story inspired by actual events. Autographed copies of Dennis’s book, “The Witwer Files”, will be available along with his other books.  Motivational speaking, and artwork round out the additional talents of this fascinating man, please be sure to reserve a space before the May 7th cutoff.
The event will be held at Horsefeather’s Wild Hare Café on Friday May 11th at 5:30p.  (Doors open at 5:00p) The Dinner will consist of a choice of Beef Bourguignon or Crusted Baked Chicken Breast, each entre served with mashed potatoes, carrots and green beans and a freshly baked roll…Fruit crisp or vanilla ice cream with chocolate sauce for dessert, and beverage, at a price of $40, which includes the meal, tax and tip, and $10 for the Elkhart Historical Society program. Reservations are required and can be made at 217 947 2238.  For more information and a reservation form please click on RESERVATIONS

NOW     ON


Wild Hare Cafe     Horsefeathers (vintage shoppe) 

Village of Elkhart        The Country Bumpkin
(vintage shoppe) 

Cafe   Gift Shop
Wed - Sun   Wed - Sun
11 to 2:30   10:30 to 3
We are closed (Sunday) Christmas Eve,
but are open as usual from Wednesday, December 27.

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sandwich or panini plates from $4.99 to $9.95

quiche of the day with 2 side salads  $9.95

soup $2.99/5.99

single servings of house salads $1.99

homemade desserts $3.99

beverages  $1.99

< all presentations are crafted on-site >

11x14 acrylic
n canvas board

11x14 watercolor
11x14 watercolor

Renee's morning class (10-12) ...
 watercolor painting 
Afternoon class (1-3) ...
 acrylic painting on canvas board

Dragonfly Art Classes: 
phone:  217 . 737 . 7933      

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