Historical Society Events
Tuesday and Friday - 10 AM to 2 PM,
Saturday - 10 AM to 1 PM, Sunday - 1 to 4 PM
Closed all major holidays.
Library by Appointment Only Wed. 10am-12noon.
Advise calling on weekends as weddings may be taking place.(630)257-2972
SUNDAY, JULY 20, 2014 - 1PM.
COVINGTON KNOLLS PARK
BRING YOUR OWN REFRESHMENTS & LAWN CHAIRS
Thanks to all for helping with Tag Days
Volunteers Ron and Doris begin manning Chipains for the first shift of Tag Days. We would like to thank all those who generously participated in volunteering and the customers at Chipains and Jewel who contributed to the LAHS.
Lemont Board Honors WWII Veterans
The Lemont Village Board honored Jessie Tasharski and Joseph Forzley, WWII Veterans, at a ceremony at Village Hall. Both of them went on the Honor Veterans Flight and felt both honored and humbled by the experience and recognition.
2014 Crosstown Classic Ticket Raffle
RAFFLE WINNER is: MR. & MRS. DON WALL
$50 Gas Card went to Shannon Dughetti - who was helpful to us in selling so many tickets.
All winners have been notified.
Present for drawing were: Joy Homerding, Rose Yates, and myself along with Joy's families little girl who drew the winning tickets. Rose did take a picture and I will take one of the Wall's son when he comes to collect the prize.
THANK ALL OF YOU FOR PARTICIPATING AND HELPING US TO PRESERVE NOT ONLY OUR RICH HISTORY BUT IN MAINTAINING OUR BELOVED MUSEUM.
Superbowl Raffle Results
First we wish to thank all of you who participated in the SuperBowl Raffle on such short notice and helped us. We are grateful for your support.
- 1st Quarter - John Quinn
- 2nd Quarter - Sue Roy's Boss
- 3rd Quarter - Betty Slad
- 4th Quarter - Box Seats - Rose Yates.
Art Raffle Winner
We are happy to announce our recent "Art Raffle Winner" Alexandra (Alex) Rose. The Lemont Artist, Joyce Affelt's, created this artwork.
2013 LEMONT STREET FAIR
The Lemont Area Historical Society wishes to thank those who came out and attended our annual “Lemont Street Fair.” The music from the Miramba Band and the DJ added to the festive atmosphere. We would also like to thank our volunteers who baked and/or donated their time to make this years event successful. THANK YOU!!!!
The Lemont Area Historical Society wishes to thank Howard Johnson, his son-in-law Mark, and Gary White for being in the Keepataw Parade 2013 with their antique cars and helping to represent us – Doris and Susan were fortunate enough to ride in the 1917 Stanley Steamer this year.
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