Thursday, November 30, 2023


Fall Lunch & Learn Series: Lake Springfield and Illinois Stories

Event date: 12/7/2023 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Export event
Rosemary Feurer
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Fall Lunch & Learn Series: Lake Springfield and Illinois Stories

UIS Alumni SAGE Society & Illinois State Historical Society

Author and librarian Curtis Mann will present The History of Lake Springfield, speaking to the origins, considerations and influences which created a unique municipal, recreational, and residential community along the lake’s shores.

Award-winning media writer and producer Mark McDonald will present Outtakes from Illinois Stories, speaking to his firsthand experiences and storytelling as the two-decade host of the Emmy award-winning series.

In-person: $40/person includes lunch
Virtual Zoom Webinar: Free

Doors Open 11am | Lunch 11:30am | Program 12-1pm CT

Register Here. Registration deadline is one week prior to the event.
Questions or registration modification? Call 217-206-6058 or email

Illini Country Club
1601 Illini Road
Springfield, IL (Map)


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