Winnebago Community Historical Society

Preserving the past     Informing the present     Inspiring the future

Winnebago IL History

Welcome to the Winnebago Community Historical Society

We are dedicated to collecting, preserving, and interpreting the history of the Winnebago, Illinois area--the Village of Winnebago, Winnebago Township, and surrounding townships. We focus on the Winnebago Town Hall, the Winnebago Area Local History Collection, local history programs, fundraising events, and community involvement.

Winnebago Town Hall

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Winnebago Area Local History Collection

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Community Involvement

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Town Hall Renovation

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News Updates

2020 Annual Report & Board Election Results

Rob Bucey, Don Crawford, and Russ Kaney have been elected to two year terms on the Winnebago Community Historical Society. Their terms begin January 1, 2021. Board members Irv Koning, Norma Kloster, Denise Speracino, and Pat Wakeley continue to serve through 2021. New officers will be elected at the January 2021 board meeting.

The 2020 Annual Report is available here.


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