Calendar

Landmarks Illinois presents a diverse array of events, programs, conferences, lectures and special events throughout the year. Below is a schedule of these programs and others. Please check back often for updates. For more information, call (312) 922-1742.

Skyline Council Pub Crawl
Sunday, May 13, 2016

Bring your friends for an evening of guided tours, history, beer, and fun. This event is open to the public. Admission does not include drinks. You may RSVP online or ...

Heritage Fund Grant Guidelines and Applications
Sunday, May 15, 2016

Landmarks Illinois Preservation Heritage Fund was established in 2004 to provide monetary assistance to preserve or protect significant structures or sites in the state ...

Bruce Goff’s Ford House: Living in Joyful Order
Thursday, May 19, 2016

An in-depth look at the history and importance of Bruce Goff's iconic 1949 Ruth and Sam Ford House in Aurora. Working on the theory that the circle is “an informal ...

Chicago Suburban Preservation Alliance Meeting
Saturday, May 21, 2016

The Suburban Preservation Alliance provides an important networking opportunity and communications nexus for Chicago suburban preservation commissions and advocates. Past meeting topics have included teardowns, historic surveys, heritage tourism, real estate training, effective advocacy and more. View the May Agenda for this meeting’s topics. Contact Lisa DiChiera, Landmarks Illinois Advocacy Director, for more information.

45th Anniversary Celebration Annual Meeting
Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Join us for a celebration of Landmarks Illinois' 45th Anniversary at our 2016 Annual Meeting held in the Auditorium Building's magnificent Ganz Hall ...

Photo: East School, Pittsfield. Civil War-era building saved by the Pike County Historical Society after the county school board called for its demolition. Now houses the society’s history museum.