Yearly event honors our local heroes, especially those veterans who have participated in the national Veterans History Project.
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Our local heroes are the guests of honor at this 10th annual community event. This years breakfast for veterans concludes with a return performance by the popular Legacy Girls, singing and swaying as the ever delightful Andrews Sisters.
Chicago author Greg Borzo discusses in slide-lecture format his new SIU Press title that covers more than 100 outdoor fountains, the iconic gems,as well as the plaza, the park and the parkway adornments.
Co-sponsored with Evanston Vet Center Outreach Center.
Patrons will have the opportunity to use the library's laptops to search newly available collections on Ancestry Library Edition and other online resources as well as share strategies for overcoming "brick walls."
Patrons will have the opportunity to use the librarys computers to search newly available collections on Ancestry Library Edition and other online resources as well as share strategies for overcoming brick walls.
Learn about I-Cash and how to use it to find unclaimed assets. A representative from the State Treasurers Office will be in the Commons to search for you.
I-Cash is the state fund for lost and abandoned assets. It includes an unclaimed property fund of over $2 billion that belong to residents and businesses in Illinois. Typically, one in four people who use the I-Cash service will find lost assets for themselves or their relatives. Drop-in. First come, first served. You may be given a number at arrival; browse our new items while waiting.
Dr. Joseph Gustaitis discusses his new book in slide-lecture format, published by SIU Press in anticipation of Americas April, 1917 entry into the Great War.
Professional Genealogist, Ginger Frere, explains how to Use Church Records in the Archdiocese of Chicago for the Niles Genealogy Interest Group and interested patrons.
Chicago Genealogist Ginger Frere presents a slide lecture for the Niles Genealogy Interest Group and interested patrons.