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At a W&BCGS Event

Attend one of our events. Check the schedule below for dates and times. We meet at Spring Creek United Church of Christ, 4500 Spring Creek Road, Rockford, IL.

Monthly meetings are held September through May on the first Saturday of the month and start at 1:30 p.m. Details of programs appear in the Newsletters.

Presentations are made at each meeting and feature experts on a variety of engaging topics. Question and Answer sessions follow.


September 12, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. (second Saturday)

"Haunted Rockford"

Our speaker, Kathie Kresol will present historical information about Rockford, and some of the final resting places of some of its most famous, and infamous residents and their stories.



October 3, 2015  Boone County Historical Museum
"Who Will Inherit Your Research?"

November 7, 2015
"Searching for French-Canadians"

December 5, 2015
"4th Annual Brick Wall Roundtable"