Safari Visit Yields Library Program

PEKIN – The Friends of the Pekin Public Library present ‘Highlights of an African Safari,’ as part of their quarterly Friends of the Library Meeting on Thursday, January 15, at 6:45 PM at the library’s temporary location, 3524 Court Street…

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Patriots in Petticoats

WASHINGTON – Historian and genealogist Kenda Bond will present a program about women’s activities in the Revolutionary War at 7:00 PM on Monday, January 26 at the Washington Presbyterian Church, 105 S. Elm St. Ms. Bond is active in the…

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Morton’s New COC Director

Photo provided by the Morton COC   MORTON – Brian M. Anderson has recently been appointed the executive director of both the Chamber of Commerce and the Morton Economic Development Council. Anderson had served as the executive director of the…

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Genealogy Roadshow

Photo by haynerlibrary.org ALTON – Last August, the Hayner Genealogy & Local History Library hosted a production team from PBS while they filmed an episode of their nationally syndicated television show, The Genealogy Roadshow. The subject of their filming was…

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