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2pm ‘History of Elgin Mental Health Center’ with Bill Briska

April 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm CDT

In commemoration of the hospital’s 150th anniversary, Mr. Briska’s 1997 book has been updated and expanded. In this presentation, you will hear the story of the hospital’s evolving mission, which impacted the lives of thousands of patients, staff members and their families, over the last 150 years.

The book is available for preorder NOW! This attractive, hard cover book features a completely new layout of 280 pages in a larger, easy to read format. The new edition includes 118 pictures and an index. Delivery of the book is expected by late May 2022. The retail price is $30, BUT orders are now being taken at the pre-publication sale price of $25, plus sales tax and any shipping.

PREORDER the book.

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April 3
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm CDT