Preserving the History of Park Ridge Since 1971Welcome to the Park Ridge Historical Society
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The Society is pleased to announce that the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency has just signed off on our new plan for rehabilitation of the Solomon Cottage on the grounds of the former Park Ridge School for Girls. This plan provides the opportunity to preserve the...read more
The Park Ridge Historical Society has just completed an oral history of what it was like to be a teenager during World War II. Maine Township high school students from Maine East and West interviewed alumni who graduated from between 1945-1948 and asked them to share...read more
Park Ridge Historical Society Annual Meeting
Sunday, November 12, 2017
Special Open House Preview
(with Paid Ticket to Annual Meeting)
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Park Ridge History Center @ Prospect Park
721 N Prospect Ave
Lunch and Meeting 11:30 a.m.
Park Ridge Country Club
636 N Prospect Ave
Life as a teen during WWII
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