Friday, June 22, 2018



A Day at Petersen Farm

City of McHenry Landmark Commission and the McHenry County Farm Bureau

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The eleventh annual "A Day at Petersen Farm" will take place at McHenry’s historic farm on Sunday, June 24th from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. 

Four Days That Shook the Political World--The 1968 Democratic Convention

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum

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The 1968 Democratic Convention shocked America. Protesters filled the streets to protest the Vietnam War. Chicago police responded with violence. Delegates condemned the city’s actions on live TV while Mayor Daley angrily shouted back. Please join us as Mark DePue moderates a 50th anniversary discussion of the convention with three people who saw it firsthand.

2018 Family History Conference and Book Fair

The Genealogy Society of Southern Illinois and John A. Logan College

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Judy G. Russell, The Legal Genealogist, will be the featured speaker at the 2018 Family History Conference. She is a lecturer, educator, and writer who helps folks understand the legal concepts and terminology that are so very important to anyone studying family history.
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