2020 Calendar of Events

Village of Thornton Historical Society

January 14 at 9:30 AM:        Historical Societies’ Round Table Meeting

January 16 at 6:00 PM:        Board Meeting

February 24 at 7:00 PM:      General Meeting – Program:  History of Isaak Walton, Homewood

March 23 at 7:00 PM:           General Meeting – Program: “Old Chicago - A Man, A Monkey,

and an Amusement Park” by Ray Johnson

April 16 at 6:00 PM:              Board Meeting

April 23/24 at 9:30 AM:        Museum Cleaning

April 27 at 7:00 PM:              General Meeting – Program: “Foods of our Forefathers” by Peg Kapustiak

May 2 at 1-3:00 PM:              Museum open every Saturday through October

May 11 at 5:30 PM:                Annual Dinner Meeting

May 12 at 9:30 AM:                Historical Societies’ Round Table Meeting

June 5 at 4:00 PM:                 Set up for Quarry Tour at St. Paul’s Church

June 6 at 8:30 AM:                 Spring Quarry Tour

July 16 at 6:00 PM:                Board Meeting

August 24 at 7:00 PM            General Meeting – Program: “Women in History” by Martina Mathesin

September 8 at 8:30 AM:      Historical Societies’ Round Table Meeting

September 28 at 7:00 PM:    General Meeting – Program: “Chicago’s Bygone Department Stores

by Leslie Goddard

October 2 at 4:00 PM:            Set up for Quarry Tour

October 3 at 8:30 AM:            Fall Quarry Tour

October 15 at 6:00 PM:          Board Meeting

October 26 at 7:00 PM:          General Meeting – Program: “Hysteria in Salem” by Terry Lynch

November 13 at 6:00 PM:      Heritage Dinner at St. Paul Church

December 6 at 2-4:00 PM:     Holiday Open House

114 N Hunter St, Thornton, IL 60476 

(708)877-6589

Mailing Address: PO Box 34, Thornton, IL 60476