Presented by Rudy Galfi 7pm - 8:30pm Curious about the Elgin History Museum's famous fall event, the Cemetary Walk? Learn about its history, how you can attend or volunteer, and […]
Historian Linda Rock will show her extensive hat collection, sharing interesting tidbits of Elgin history that occurred during each decade of hat fashion. Feel free to wear a vintage hat! […]
Architectural historian, Rebecca Hunter & Heritage Commission Chairman, John Marston, present the preservation movement from the first house tour in 1982 to the 2022 Mid-west area architectural survey. THIS EVENT […]
11am / Live broadcast will be on WRMN Radio, 1410 AM Co-Sponsored by the Elgin Patriotic Memorial Association and the City of Elgin. www.elginmemorialday.org.
Factory life was very regimented and manufacturing watches was an exacting job. Elgin historian Bill Briska and Museum Educator Rebecca Miller will take you back in time to an earlier […]
FREE for Members / $5 for Guests Linda Rock will explore vintage promo items used by Elgin businesses at the turn-of-the-century through the mid 50s. Along with the history of […]
Get ready for a day full of fun, family, and festivities! The African-American Coalition of Kane County is thrilled to announce our 2023 Juneteenth Celebration, taking place on Saturday, June […]
Children's Old Fashioned Fun and Games - Join the Elgin History Museum as they lead families in old fashioned lawn games. Children can make an old fashioned toy to take […]