Programs & Events

Our robust and eclectic roster of programs and events brings people of all ages and walks of life into the History Center to experience a local, national and world view of why history matters.

There's something for everyone; from our annual Trivia Night and genealogy series to expert panel discussions, stories shared by local historians, family programs, music, walking tours and more! 

Check out our upcoming programs and events below and join us.

The Grant Woods Restoration Project

GRWO
- 5:00 PM
Join us via Zoom!
Free—Suggested donation of $10.00

The Story of the North Shore Ravines

Ravines
- 7:00 PM
History Center Lake Forest-Lake Bluff
Free—Suggested donation of $10.00

The Legacy of Samuel Insull

Insull
- 7:00 PM
History Center Lake Forest-Lake Bluff
Free—Suggested donation of $10.00

Mighty Mastodons

Mastodons
- 2:00 PM
History Center Lake Forest-Lake Bluff
Free

Cranes: Ambassadors for Wetlands, Grasslands, and Goodwill

ICF
- 7:00 PM
History Center Lake Forest-Lake Bluff
Free—Suggested donation of $10.00

Read Between the Ravines: An Evening with Christie Tate

Tate
- 6:30 PM
History Center Lake Forest-Lake Bluff
Free

Programs & Events

If you are interested in viewing our past programs, recordings can be found on our YouTube channel HERE.

YouTube

 

 

Virtual programming is made possible by the generous support of

Madeleine B. Dugan & Mark Saran