Support & Shop
Crystal Lake Historical Society
menu

Upcoming Events

November
1800
Sun
2018
1:00 pm The Art of War: Selling the”Gre... @ Park Place Banquets
The Art of War: Selling the”Gre... @ Park Place Banquets
@1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The Art of War:  Selling the"Great War" to America @ Park Place Banquets
During the Wilson Administrations, artists were commissioned to design posters that encouraged Americans to enlist, conserve, work, purchase Liberty Bonds, care for the wounded, and remember who our enemies were.  Bob Frenz will bring some … Continued

Past Events

Bicentennial Bash: Happy 200th Birthday, Illinois!

When:
February 11, 2018@1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
2018-02-11T13:00:00-06:00
2018-02-11T14:30:00-06:00
Where:
Park Place
406 W. Woodstock Street
Crystal Lake
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Crystal Lake Historical Society
815-455-1151

 

Join us on February 11 at 1:00 P.M. for our 2018 Annual Meeting when we will celebrate Illinois’ 200th Birthday!  A birthday this big cannot go uncelebrated!   HFK Presents, featuring Terry and Laura Lynch, will discuss everything from Illinois’ early years, historical happenings and famous Illinoisans.  Terry Lynch is a nationally known actor who specializes in historical portrayal.  Along with his wife Laura, an educator for 20 years, they combine to bring history alive.  It’s gonna be a party!