Preserving the History of Park Ridge Since 1971Welcome to the Park Ridge Historical Society
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Ruth Colman, Park Ridge’s first librarian, sat down to write a letter to her soldier brother over 94 years ago. Several members of the Park Ridge Historical Society recently acquired a collection of Park Ridge material, and to their surprise it included a few...read more
Life as a student during World War II was recounted during the “Wartime Reunion” held by the Maine classes of ‘45-’48 at Maine East on Saturday May 18. The reunion was sponsored by the Park Ridge Historical Society in conjuction with Maine Township High Schools. The...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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