Mount Auburn Cemetery Walk Postponed!
Due to Greenville’s overnight rain and the morning forecast of even more rain, our Cemetery Walk for Tuesday evening, July 26, has been postponed. We’ll let you know the rescheduled date as soon as we have one!
We Are Upgrading Our Voice Mail, Please Be Patient
We do apologize, but we are currently upgrading our telephone and voice mail services. If you are unable to connect with us via phone, please send an email or a message to our Facebook page. We miss you, and Thank you!
2022 Upcoming Events
Bond County Historical Society is planning a full year of Activities, Speakers, Tours, and Events! View the current schedule and check back often for more dates & more details. [Last Updated June 24, 2022]
We’re Open in 2022
Welcome back to our society’s new home, the Bond County Museum, for the 2022-2023 Season. Come visit us for a self-guided tour - Saturdays 10am-noon & Sundays 2-4pm. Plus, enter our “Hidden In Plain Sight” Turrets Identification Contest! 1 of 3 Prizes Remains! Watch our Facebook Page and local media for more information on special events!
Bond County Genealogical Society and Bond County Historical Society had an informative meeting April 25, 2022 with Ellen and Greg Thorson presenting the basics of FamilySearch.org! Even with our decades of experience, we learned something new and are excited to begin using even more of the “Free Forever” website’s features and searches. Visit bondcogen.org for the PowerPoint presentation and a separate PDF handout of the FamilySearch.org Articles/Searches with a Bond County Focus, i.e. the links provided at the end of the PPT.
Financial Gifts Sought to Support New Bond County Museum
Bond County Historical Society needs your help to raise funds to complete Phase 2 necessary renovations and improvements to the historic U.S. DeMoulin Mansion, which opened to the public May 15, 2021 as Bond County Museum!
Please consider a donation to help us reach our goal! As BCHS is recognized as a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, your contribution may be tax deductible.
Bond County Museum in Greenville, Illinois - Home of the Bond County Historical Society
Bond County Museum Hours!
- Greenville Museum Day Saturday May 7, 2022: special extended hours TBA
- Saturdays: 10am-noon (January—December)
- Sundays: 2pm-4pm (June—August)
Plus special occasions to be announced. Groups welcome. The museum will open for special tours, please call or email to arrange. Check dates the museum facility is Currently Reserved. Admission by donation. Click Here to visit museum info page.
Now you can enjoy reading the semi-annual Bond County Genealogical Society e-Newsletter, published jointly with Bond County Historical Society since 2014!
John S. Coleman
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