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"Our purpose is to encourage the science of genealogy, to help others gather genealogical information, to preserve, and publish material of historical and genealogical nature, all for educational purposes."

Meetings are held at 1:30p.m. second floor Meeting Room at the Kewanee Public Library unless otherwise noted.
Everyone is welcome, elevator at First Street Entrance.




2015 MEETINGS



Everyone is Welcome!

JUNE 22 - Todd Dedecker, Administrator of Bishop Hill Heritage Association to talk on Civil War - 57th Illinois Infantry  D Company which was composed of Swedes from Henry and Rock Island Counties.

JULY 27 - Adam Jaquet  Songs of the Civil War era.

AUGUST 24 - - Terry Austin. Quilts of Valor, The story of giving Veterans a quilt for the service of their country. Hope to have a presentation that day.

SEPTEMBER 28 - Maryan Wherry. She will share with us the story of Warner Castle, north of Orion, Illinois. The castle was built by Wilder W. Warner in 1895 who had a passion for castles.

OCTOBER 26 - Chuck Sanders will do a program on his Great Grandfather carpentry tools  from 1850 and a narrative including the content of the letters.
 
NOVEMBER 23 -  Floyd Ham will do Getting more for Genealogical research  thru obituaries.

EVERYONE IS INVITED TO ENJOY EACH AND EVERYONE OF THE PROGRAMS.