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  • Walk – Run – Recycle

    Walk – Run – Recycle

    David Olson, President of the Berwyn Historical Society, participated in the 5K for Earth Day “Walk – Run – Recycle” event at Humboldt Park , sponsored by Green Choice Bank on April 27. The BHS has its checking account and mortgage through Green Choice, which supports many “green” initiatives. Participating on the day before his […]

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  • Past Times — Spring 2012, Vol. 30, No. 4

    Past Times — Spring 2012, Vol. 30, No. 4

    A dream is realized By Kristine and Brian Dillon As many of you may know, the Berwyn Historical Society purchased a building in April 2011, for our permanent home. For those of you new to the BHS or Berwyn, we rented space in a basement of a church in north Berwyn for many years and […]

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  • 2013 Antique Sale – Saturday April 6

    2013 Antique Sale – Saturday April 6

    Come to our 23rd Annual Antique and Collectible Sale Saturday, April 6th 9am- 3pm Liberty Cultural Center 6445 W. 27th Place, Berwyn, Illinois 60402 $3.00 Admission All proceeds to benefit the Berwyn Historical Society, NFP Over 20 vendors, iPad + iPad mini Raffle, bake sale, beverages, hotdogs and snacks, BHS merchandise and informational booth.

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  • The Hinsdale Historical Society Lecture

    The Hinsdale Historical Society Lecture

    We received the following invitation for a lecture at the Hinsdale Historical Society. Your are invited to the Hinsdale Historical Society’s second lecture of the year, presented by Gregory Ruth.  This lecture about Chicagoland Horticulture and Floriculture explores regional trends in horticulture as well as a look at our local community. The lecture will be held on Thursday, March 21, at […]

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  • Priming Party on February 17, 2013

    Priming Party on February 17, 2013

    We had 14 volunteers help to prep and prime our new building at 1401 Grove. Here is a short video of the building walk through, showing everyone hard at work. You can view additional photos from this volunteer event in our Facebook album by clicking here.

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  • 2012 6th Annual Bungalow Walk Images

    2012 6th Annual Bungalow Walk Images

    You can view images of the 2012 Bungalow Walk on our Facebook page. Even if you do not have Facebook you can still click here to view some of the tour highlights

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  • Annual Meeting 2012

    Annual Meeting 2012

    You are invited to attend the Annual Meeting of the Berwyn Historical Society on Saturday, December 1, 1:00-5:00 p.m., to be held at the our new building at 1401 Grove. We will present information on our new BHS building which will help create new opportunities for education and interpretation of Berwyn’s history. We will also […]

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  • Thank you for a great fundraiser.

    Thank you for a great fundraiser.

    It was a great event. A big thank you to everyone that came out to Autre Monde for our first fundraiser. Click here to see some of the event images on Facebook (You don’t need an account to see this album, just follow the link).

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  • Historic Berwyn’s Bungalow Tour 2012

    Historic Berwyn’s Bungalow Tour 2012

    Sunday September 23, 2012 – noon to 5 pm The Berwyn Historical Society invites you to participate in our 6th “Historic Berwyn’s Bungalow Tour – Bungalows and More” to be held on Sunday September 23, 2012 – from noon to 5 pm. Tour goers will learn the history of each home, while gaining valuable ideas […]

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  • A Roaring 1920s Speakeasy — A swanky Affair & Fundraiser

    A Roaring 1920s Speakeasy — A swanky Affair & Fundraiser

    Get dolled up and join us for a swanky affair: You are invited to a Roaring 20s Speakeasy, presented by the Berwyn Historical Society. Wednesday, October 17, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Autre Monde Cafe & Spirits 6727 West Roosevelt Road, Berwyn Come celebrate an important year for the Berwyn Historical Society as we launch […]

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