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My Appearances as Abraham Lincoln

I've appeared as Mr. Lincoln in 26 States (AR, CT*, DE, FL*, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NE, NJ, NY, OH, PA, SD, TN, TX, WA*, WI) plus Wash., DC, and two foreign countries (Canada & Spain)!  [*CT/FL/WA: virtual only (so far)]

[just library appearances / just senior residence appearances]

Upcoming Portrayals

(scroll down to Completed Portrayals)

01/20/2021

New Lenox, IL

[virtual (recorded)] New Lenox Public Library: "Lincoln on Leadership"

01/27/2021

West Chicago, IL

[virtual (live)] West Chicago Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/01/2021

Metamora, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Illinois Prairie District Public Library: "A Visit with Mr. Lincoln" (children's program)

02/01/2021 Council Bluffs, IA

[virtual (live)] Council Bluffs Public Library: "Lincoln on Literature & the Theatre"

02/03/2021

Adrian, MI

[virtual (live)] Lenawee District Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/04/2021  Royal Oak, MI

[virtual (live)] Royal Oak Public Library: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Equality"

02/05/2021

Riverside, IL

[virtual (live)] Riverside Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/07/2021

Orlando, FL

[virtual (live)] Orange County Library District: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/08/2021  Plainfield, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Plainfield Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/08/2021 Goldsboro, NC

[virtual (recorded)] Wayne County Public Library: "A Visit with Mr. Lincoln" (children's program)

02/08/2021 Elburn, IL

[virtual (live)] Town and Country Public Library: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Equality"

02/08/2021 Evanston, IL

[virtual (live)] The Mather (Senior Living Community): "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Equality"

02/09/2021 Lincolnshire, IL [virtual (live)] Vernon Area Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"
02/09/2021 Bayville, NY [virtual (live)] Bayville Free Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"
02/10/2021 Bartlesville, OK

[virtual (recorded)] Bartlesville Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/10/2021  Grand Ledge, MI

[virtual (recorded)] Grand Ledge Area District Library: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Equality"

02/10/2021  Aberdeen, SD

[virtual (recorded)] K. O. Lee Aberdeen Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/10/2021 Lake Forest, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Lake Forest Place (Retirement Living): "Lincoln on Leadership"

02/10/2021 Oak Creek, WI

[virtual (recorded)] Oak Creek Assembly of God: "Lincoln on Religion and the Bible"

02/10/2021 Islip, NY [virtual (live)] Islip Public Library: "Lincoln the Lawyer" (in English and Spanish)
02/10/2021 Deerfield, IL [in-person] Tamarisk NorthShore (Senior Living Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"
02/10/2021 Oxford, MI [virtual (live)] Oxford Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"
02/10/2021 Glenview, IL [virtual (live)] Glenview Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/11/2021

Northbrook, IL

[virtual (live)] Northbrook Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/11/2021 Seekonk, MA [virtual (live)] Seekonk Public Library: "A Visit with Mr. Lincoln" (children's program)
02/12/2021  Lincoln's Birthday

 

02/12/2021

Waukesha, WI

[virtual (recorded)] Avalon Square Presbyterian Home (Senior Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/12/2021  Polk City, IA

[virtual (recorded)] Polk City Community Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/12/2021  Barrington, IL

[virtual (recorded)] The Garlands of Barrington (Senior Community: Independent Living): "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/12/2021 Sycamore, IL [virtual (live)] Sycamore Public Library: "A Visit with Mr. Lincoln" (children's program)
02/14/2021 Oak Park/River Forest, IL [virtual (live)] Music and Potlucks: benefit event for Housing Forward (also featuring Mark Dvorak)
02/15/2021  Presidents' Day holiday

 

02/15/2021

Chicago, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Chicago History Museum: "A Visit with Mr. Lincoln" (children's program)

02/15/2021

Chicago, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Chicago History Museum: "Una visita con el Sr. Lincoln" (programa para nios) (in Spanish)

02/15/2021 Concord, MA [virtual (recorded)] Concord Museum: "Q&A with Mr. Lincoln" (children's program)
02/15/2021 New Baltimore, MI

[virtual (recorded)] MacDonald Public Library: "A Visit with Mr. Lincoln" (children's program)

02/15/2021

Downers Grove, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Oak Trace Senior Community: "Lincoln on Leadership"

02/15/2021 Watertown, NY

[virtual (recorded)] Roswell P. Flower Memorial Library: "A Visit with Mr. Lincoln" (children's program)

02/15/2021 Elmhurst, IL [virtual (live)] Elmhurst Public Library: "A Visit with Mr. Lincoln" (children's program)

02/15/2021

Wheaton, IL

[virtual (live)] Wheaton Public Library: "A Visit with Mr. Lincoln" (children's program)

02/15/2021  Columbus, IN

[virtual (live)] Bartholomew County Public Library: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Equality"

02/15/2021 Palatine, IL

[virtual (live)] Palatine Public Library: "Lincoln on Literature & the Theatre"

02/16/2021 Lemont, IL [virtual (live)] Lemont Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"
02/17/2021 Boonton, NJ [virtual (live)] Boonton Holmes Public Library: "Lincoln on the Gettysburg Address"
02/18/2021 Oceanside, NY [virtual (live)] Oceanside Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"
02/18/2021  Chicago, IL

[virtual (live)] Aquatic Capital Management: "Happy Hour with Honest Abe"

02/18/2021 Bloomington, IL [virtual (live)] Bloomington Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

02/19/2021

Northbrook, IL

[in-person] Covenant Village of Northbrook (Senior Living: all residents): "Lincoln on Leadership"

02/21/2021  Lake Orion, MI

[virtual (recorded)] Orion Township Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/22/2021  Roxboro, NC

[virtual (recorded)] Person County Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/23/2021

Lake Geneva, WI

[virtual (live)] Lake Geneva Public Library: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Equality"

02/24/2021 Chippewa Falls, WI [virtual (live)] Chippewa Falls Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"
02/25/2021 Downers Grove, IL [virtual (live)] Downers Grove Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/04/2021

Plymouth, IN

[virtual (live)] Washington Discovery Academy: 4th grade

03/06/2021 Naperville, IL [in-person] Daughters of the American Revolution: Fort Payne Chapter: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/11/2021

Libertyville/Vernon Hills, IL

[virtual (live)] Cook Memorial Public Library: "Lincoln on Leadership"

03/22-26/2021

available for programs in eastern Iowa

 

Cascade, IA

[in-person] Cascade Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

 

Monticello, IA

[in-person] Monticello Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/30/2021

Bolingbrook, IL

[virtual (live)] Fountaindale Public Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

04/06/2021 Waunakee, WI [virtual (live)] Waunakee Public Library: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Equality"

04/08/2021

Palos Heights, IL

[in-person] OR [virtual (live)] Palos Heights Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/09/2021

Lemont, IL

[in-person] Lemont Area Historical Society: "Drinkin' with Lincoln" [postponed from 02/12]

04/12-20/2021

available for programs in eastern/central Kansas / metro Kansas City area

  04/14/2021

Wamego, KS

school program

  04/14/2021

Wamego, KS

Wamego Public Library (program at Kaw Valley State Bank Heritage Club): tbd

  04/__/2021

Leavenworth, KS

Leavenworth Public Library: tbd

  04/__/2021

Osawatomie, KS

Osawatomie Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

  04/15-18/21

Leavenworth, KS

Association of Lincoln Presenters Annual Conference

04/28/2021 Mount Clemens, MI [virtual (live)] Mount Clemens Public Library: "Lincoln on Leadership"

04/29/2021

Itasca, IL

[virtual (live)] Itasca Community Library: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Equality"

04/30/2021 (?)

Barrington, IL

Barrington Middle School - Station Campus: 7th grade

spring 2021

Hawthorn Woods, IL

Spencer Loomis Elementary School: 4th grade

spring 2021

available for programs in Iowa / South Dakota

  tbd

Fenton/Swea City, IA (?)

elementary and/or middle school programs (North Union School District/North Kossuth School District)

  tbd

Ringsted, IA

Ringsted Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

  tbd

Sac City, IA

Sac City Public Library: tbd

  tbd

Webster City, IA

Kendall Young Library: tbd

05/03/2021

Minooka/Channahon, IL

[virtual (live)] Three Rivers Public Library: "Lincoln on Immigration and America's Place in the World"

05/04/2021 Clermont County, OH

[virtual (live)] Clermont County Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

05/08/2021

Petersburg, IL

Abe's Mini Triathlon / Pioneer Sprint Triathlon: as a "Running Abe"

05/10-14/2021

available for programs in central Iowa

  tbd

Winterset, IA

Winterset Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

05/17-21/2021

available for programs in south central / southeastern Wisconsin

 05/17/2021

Reedsburg, WI

Hartje Outdoor Learning Center (School District of Reedsburg): Civil War Day (5th grade)

  tbd

Waukesha, WI

Avalon Square Presbyterian Home (Senior Community): tbd

 05/20/2021

Brookfield, WI

Brookfield Public Library: tbd

05/24/2021 Bartlett, IL

[virtual (live)] Bartlett Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

05/31-06/02/21

available for programs in southeastern Wisconsin
 06/01/2021 (?) Sussex, WI Templeton Middle School: 8th grade (pending confirmation of date)
 06/01/2021 Hartford, WI Jack Russell Memorial Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

06/04-06/2021

available for programs in central Illinois

  06/04-05/2021

Springfield, IL

Legacy of Giving Music Festival (including Lincoln's Legacy 5K as a "Running Abe")

06/08/2021

Oak Brook, IL

Platinum Adventures Travel & Activities Club (Wintrust Comm. Banks/Willowbrook): tbd (at Mon Ami Gabi restaurant?)

06/12/2021 Orland Park, IL Orland Park History Museum: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"
06/13/2021 Palatine, IL Christ Lutheran Church Concert Series: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

06/16/2021

Lincolnwood, IL

Platinum Adventures Travel & Activities Club (Wintrust Comm. Banks/Old Town): "A New Birth of Freedom" (program at Stefani Prime)

09/25-26/2021

Clinton, IL

Apple 'n Pork Festival at DeWitt County Museum/C.H. Moore Homestead: meet-and-greet / tbd

11/19/2021 (?)

Chicago, IL

IASB/IASA/IASBO Joint Annual Conference (with Baysinger Architects)

tbd (2021)

Chicago, IL

Chicago Genealogical Society (program at The Newberry Library): "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

10/20-22/2022

Shreveport, LA

International Lincoln Association Triennial Conference

tbd

Ballwin, MO

[postponed] Meramec Bluffs (Lutheran Senior Services): tbd

tbd

Belleville, IL

[postponed] Cambridge House of Swansea (Senior Living Community): tbd

tbd New Richmond, OH

[postponed] New Richmond Branch Library (Clermont County Public Library): "Lincoln on Literature & the Theatre"

tbd

Loveland, OH

[postponed] Magnolia Springs Loveland Senior Living Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd

Hamilton, OH

[postponed] Berkeley Square Senior Community: tbd

tbd Williamsburg, OH

[postponed] Williamsburg Branch Library (Clermont County Public Library): "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

tbd Owensville, OH

[postponed] Owensville Branch Library (Clermont County Public Library): "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd Bensenville, IL [postponed] Bridgeway Senior Living: "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd 

Monticello, IL

[postponed] Allerton Public Library District: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

tbd

Monticello, IL

[postponed] Maple Point Supportive Living (Piatt County Nursing Home): "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd

Savoy, IL

[postponed] The Windsor of Savoy (Senior Living Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd

Postville, IA

[postponed] Postville Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd

Sumner, IA

[postponed] Sumner Public Library: tbd

tbd

Allison, IA

[postponed] North Butler Elementary School (sponsored by Lincoln Savings Bank)

tbd

Nashua, IA

[postponed] Nashua-Plainfield Elementary School (sponsored by Lincoln Savings Bank)

tbd

Manchester, IA

[postponed] Manchester Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd

Jesup, IA

[postponed] Jesup Public Library (at Jesup City Hall for 4th- to 8th-grade students from Jesup Middle School & St. Athanasius School)

tbd

Waverly, IA

[postponed] Waverly Senior Center: "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd

Clarksville, IA

[postponed] Clarksville Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

tbd

Marshalltown, IA

[postponed] Marshalltown Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd

Bolingbrook, IL

[postponed] Levy Senior Center (DuPage Township Senior Services): "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd

Crestwood, IL

[postponed] The Pointe at Kilpatrick (Senior Living Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd

DeKalb, IL

[postponed] Northern Illinois University STEM Read Program: training event for educators, with 4th- to 7th-grade students

tbd 

Brimfield, IL

[postponed] Brimfield Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

tbd 

Chicago, IL

[postponed] The Clare (Senior Living Community) (Independent Living): "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd 

Normal, IL

[postponed] Evergreen Place Assisted Living: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

tbd

Knoxville, IA

[postponed] Knoxville Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd

Indianola, IA

[postponed] Indianola Senior Center: "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd

Johnston, IA

[postponed] Edencrest at Green Meadows (Senior Living Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd

Muskego, WI

[postponed] Tudor Oaks Senior Living Community: tbd

tbd

Davenport, IA

[postponed] Ridgecrest Village (Senior Living): tbd

tbd  Waukesha, WI [postponed] Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church OWLS Senior Group: "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd 

Chicago, IL (Norwood Park)

[postponed] Mather's – More Than a Caf (Senior Center): "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

tbd Stanley, WI [postponed] D.R. Moon Memorial Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"
tbd  Mercer, WI [postponed] Mercer Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (pending confirmation)
tbd  Boulder Junction, WI [postponed] Boulder Junction Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"
tbd  Solon Springs, WI [postponed] Solon Springs Memorial Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"
tbd  Dyer, IN [postponed] Dyer Historical Society and Museum: "A New Birth of Freedom"
tbd  Rock Island, IL

[postponed] Friendship Manor Retirement Community: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

tbd

Burlington, WI

[postponed] Burlington Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

tbd

Watseka, IL

[postponed] Iroquois County Historical Society: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (IL Road Scholars)

tbd

Yorkville, IL

[postponed] Chapel on the Green Historical Society, NFP: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

tbd

Palos Park, IL

[postponed] The Center at Palos Park: tbd

tbd

Northbrook, IL

[postponed] Bernard Weinger Jewish Community Center: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (IL Road Scholars)

Completed Portrayals (in reverse chronological order)

01/14/2021 Urbandale, IA

[virtual (live)] Urbandale Public Library: "A Visit with Mr. Lincoln" (primarily for elementary school-aged children)

01/10/2021 Evanston, IL

[virtual (live)] The Mather (Senior Living Community): "The 'Lost Speech': Lincoln's Greatest Ever?"

12/30/2020 Libertyville, IL [in-person] private event: birthday celebration

12/09/2020

Menomonee Falls, WI

[virtual (live)] Menomonee Falls Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

12/08/2020

Waukesha, WI

[virtual (live)] Waukesha Civil War Roundtable: "Lincoln on Immigration & America's Place in the World"

12/07/2020

Romeoville/Lockport/Crest Hill, IL

[virtual (live)] White Oak Library District: "A New Birth of Freedom"

11/30/2020

Somonauk, IL

[virtual (live)] Somonauk Public Library: "Lincoln on Literature and the Theatre"

11/26/2020

Norridge, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Central Baptist Village (Senior Residence): "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/25/2020

Menomonee Falls, WI

[virtual (recorded)] Dickson Hollow Presbyterian Home (Senior Living Community): "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/24/2020 Mount Clemens, MI [virtual (live)] Mount Clemens Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"
11/24/2020 Allen Park, MI [virtual (recorded)] Allen Park Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"
11/23/2020 Belvidere, NJ [virtual (live)] Warren County Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"
11/21/2020 Malvern, AR [virtual (live)] Malvern-Hot Spring County Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/19/2020

Itasca, IL

[virtual (live)] Itasca Community Library: "Lincoln on the Gettysburg Address"

11/19/2020

Arlington Heights, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Church Creek Senior Living: "Lincoln on the Gettysburg Address"

11/18/2020

Grosse Pointe, MI

[virtual (live)] Grosse Pointe Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/18/2020

Glenview, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Atria Glenview (Senior Living Community): "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/18/2020 Benton, AR [virtual (recorded)] Saline County Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/17/2020

Palos Heights, IL

[virtual (live)] Palos Heights Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/16/2020

Tinley Park, IL

[virtual (live)] Tinley Park Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/14/2020

Highland Park, TX

[virtual (live)] Highland Park Harvey R. "Bum" Bright Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/13/2020

Orlando, FL

[virtual (live)] Orange County Library District: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/12/2020

Hammond, IN

[virtual (live)] Hammond Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/11/2020

Bolingbrook, IL

[virtual (live)] Fountaindale Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/11/2020

Corunna, MI

[virtual (live)] Community District Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

11/11/2020

Oak Park, IL

[virtual (live)] Oak Park Veterans' Day Ceremony

11/10/2020 Troy, MI [virtual (live)] Troy Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"
11/09/2020 Atlanta, IL [virtual (live)] private event (birthday party)

11/09/2020

Kewanee, IL

[virtual (live)] Kewanee Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (IL Road Scholars)

11/07/2020

Oswego, IL

[virtual (live)] Oswego Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/07/2020

West Bend, WI

[virtual (live)] West Bend Community Memorial Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/07/2020

Brookfield, WI

[virtual (recorded)] Brookfield Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/05/2020

Lake Geneva, WI

[virtual (live)] Lake Geneva Public Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

11/05-06/20

[NY statewide]

[virtual (live)] New York Library Association Annual Conference

11/04/2020

New Milford, CT

[virtual (live)] New Milford Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/03/2020

DeKalb, IL

[virtual (live)] St. Mary Catholic School: 4th grade

10/29/2020

Dubuque, IA

[virtual (live)] Dubuque County Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

10/27/2020

Saline, MI

[virtual (live)] Saline District Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

10/26/2020

Stevensville, MI

[virtual (live)] Lincoln Township Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/22/2020

Fraser, MI

[virtual (live)] Fraser Public Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

10/22/2020

Niles, IL

[virtual (live)] Niles-Maine District Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

10/20/2020 Warrenville, IL

[virtual (live)] Warrenville Public Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

10/20/2020

Greenville, MI

[virtual (live)] Flat River Community Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/20/2020

Grand Haven, MI

[virtual (recorded)] Loutit District Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

10/19/2020

Grosse Pointe, MI

[virtual (live)] Grosse Pointe Public Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

10/19/2020

Bettendorf, IA

[virtual (recorded)] Bettendorf Public Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

10/16/2020

Cresco, IA

[in-person] Cresco Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (at Cresco Theatre and Opera House)

10/16/2020

Riceville, IA

[in-person] Riceville Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/15/2020

Sioux Falls, SD

[in-person] Classical Conversations homeschool group (at Oak Hills Baptist Church)

10/15/2020

Sioux Falls, SD

[in-person] Abiding Savior Free Lutheran Church: after-school program (K to 5th grade)

10/15/2020

Sioux Falls, SD

[in-person] Abiding Savior Academy: K to 8th grade

10/14/2020

Volga, SD

[in-person] Volga Christian School: Pre-K to 8th grade

10/14/2020

Brookings, SD

[in-person] Classical Conversations homeschool group (two sessions) (at GracePoint Wesleyan Church)

10/14/2020

Salem, WI

[virtual (recorded)] Community Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

10/12/2020

Beresford, SD

[in-person] Classical Conversations homeschool group (at Brooklyn Evangelical Free Church)

10/12/2020

Beresford, SD

[in-person] Beresford Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

10/12/2020

Lowell, IN

[virtual (recorded)] Lowell Public Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

10/11/2020

Beresford, SD

[in-person] Brooklyn Evangelical Free Church: "Lincoln on Religion and the Bible"

10/10/2020

DeKalb, IL

[virtual (live)] DeKalb Public Library: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Equality"

10/10/2020

Ferndale, MI

[virtual (live)] Ferndale Area District Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (especially for children)

10/05-10/20

[WA statewide]

[virtual (live)] Washington Library Association Annual Conference

10/08/2020

Elm Grove, WI

[in-person] Elm Grove Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/07/2020

Lombard, IL

[virtual (live)] Helen Plum Memorial Library: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Equality"

10/05/2020

Winnetka, IL

[virtual (live)] Winnetka Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

10/01/2020

Mount Horeb, WI

[virtual (live)] Mount Horeb Public Library: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Equality"

09/30/2020 Chesterfield, MI

[virtual (live)] Chesterfield Township Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

09/29/2020

West Des Moines, IA

[virtual (live)] West Des Moines Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

09/29/2020

Whitewater, WI

[virtual (recorded)] Irvin L. Young Memorial Library: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Equality"

09/28/2020

Dubuque, IA

[virtual (live)] Dubuque County Library: "Lincoln on Immigration & America's Place in the World"

09/28/2020

Sheboygan Falls, WI

[virtual (recorded)] Pine Haven Christian Communities: Haven Drive campus: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

09/28-10/02/20

[nationwide]

[virtual (live)] Association for Rural and Small Libraries Annual Conference

09/24/2020

Flossmoor, IL

[virtual (live)] Flossmoor Public Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

09/23/2020

Redford, MI

[virtual (live)] Redford Township District Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

09/21/2020

Oostburg, WI

[virtual (recorded)] Pine Haven Christian Communities: Oostburg campus: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

09/18/2020 Davenport, IA [in-person] German American Heritage Center & Museum: "Lincoln on Immigration & America's Place in the World"

09/16/2020

Salem, WI

[virtual (recorded)] Community Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

09/14/2020

Sheboygan Falls, WI

[virtual (recorded)] Pine Haven Christian Communities: Giddings Avenue campus: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

09/13/2020

Independence, IA

[virtual (recorded)] Independence Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller" (jointly sponsored by Lexington Estate and ABCM Rehabilitation Centers of Independence, East & West)

09/10/2020

Delafield, WI

[virtual (live)] Delafield Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

09/05/2020 La Grange, IL [in-person] private event (wedding anniversary greeting)
09/03/2020 Rochester Hills, MI [virtual (live)] Rochester Hills Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

09/03/2020

Naperville, IL

[virtual (live)] Naperville Public Library: 95th Street Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

08/31/2020

South Lyon, MI

[virtual (live)] Lyon Township Public Library: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Equality" (jointly sponsored by Salem-South Lyon District Library, Wixom Public Library, Walled Lake City Library, and Commerce Township Community Library)

08/23/2020

Lemont, IL

[in-person] Lemont Quarrymen Vintage Base Ball Games: with Creston Regulators and Somonauk Blue Stockings

08/21/2020

Bloomington, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Welbrook at Bloomington Senior Living: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

08/19/2020 Mount Clemens, MI [virtual (live)] Mount Clemens Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

08/18/2020

Minooka/Channahon, IL

[virtual (live)] Three Rivers Public Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

07/31/2020

Hinckley, IL

[in-person] Hinckley Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

07/25/2020

Springfield, IL

[in-person] Abe's Olympic Triathlon: as a "Running Abe"

07/23/2020 Livonia, MI

[virtual (live)] Livonia Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

07/22/2020

Burbank, IL

[virtual (live)] Prairie Trails Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

07/19/2020

Ottawa, IL

[in-person] Washington Square Park and Reddick Mansion: Lincoln-Douglas Debates Travel Film (filming)

07/16/2020 Troy, MI [virtual (live)] Troy Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"
07/16/2020 Superior, WI [virtual (live)] Superior Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"
07/14/2020 St. Croix Falls, WI [virtual (live)] St. Croix Falls Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"
07/14/2020 Ellsworth, WI [virtual (live)] Ellsworth Public Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

07/13/2020

Manteno, IL

[virtual (live)] Manteno Public Library: "Lincoln on Leadership"

07/09/2020

Arlington Heights, IL

[virtual (recorded)] The Moorings of Arlington Heights (Senior Living Community): "Lincoln on Literature & the Theatre"

07/09/2020 Mecosta, MI [virtual (live)] Morton Township Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

07/08/2020

Boone, IA

[virtual (live)] Ericson Public Library: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Equality"

07/07/2020

Lake Geneva, WI

[virtual (live)] Lake Geneva Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

07/06/2020

Hiawatha, IA

[virtual (recorded)] Hiawatha Public Library: "Lincoln on Leadership"

07/06/2020 Jackson, MS [virtual (recorded)] Jackson Hinds Library System: children's program

07/04/2020

Downers Grove, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Oak Trace Senior Community: "Lincoln on Literature and the Theatre"

07/04/2020

Chicago, IL

[virtual (recorded)] The Clare (Senior Living Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

07/04/2020 Lake Forest, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Lake Forest Place (Retirement Living): "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

06/24/2020 Clinton Township, MI

[virtual (live)] Clinton-Macomb Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

06/19/2020

Forest Park, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Forest Park Juneteenth Observance (in lieu of traditional pool party)

06/19/2020

Glenview, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Vi at The Glen (Senior Living Community): "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

06/17/2020

St. Charles, IL

[virtual (recorded)] St. Charles Public Library: "The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections"

06/17/2020

Elmhurst, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Park Place of Elmhurst Retirement Community (for Men's Breakfast): "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Equality"

06/11/2020  Royal Oak, MI

[virtual (live)] Royal Oak Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

06/04/2020  Plymouth, MI

[virtual (live)] Plymouth Distric Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

06/04/2020

Libertyville/Vernon Hills, IL

[virtual (live)] Cook Memorial Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

06/02/2020 Sussex, WI [virtual (recorded)] Templeton Middle School: 8th grade
05/30/2020 Round Lake, IL [in-person] Round Lake High School: Graduation Event

05/28/2020

Davenport, IA

[virtual (recorded)] Davenport Public Library: "Lincoln the Lawyer"

05/28/2020

Arlington Heights, IL

[virtual (recorded)] The Moorings of Arlington Heights (Senior Living Community): "Lincoln the Lawyer"

05/28/2020

Glenview, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Vi at The Glen (Senior Living Community): "Lincoln the Lawyer"

05/28/2020

Downers Grove, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Oak Trace Senior Community: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

05/27/2020 Warrenville, IL

[virtual (live)] Warrenville Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

05/25/2020

Oak Park, IL

[virtual (live)] Oak Park Memorial Day Ceremony

05/22/2020

Slinger, WI [virtual (recorded)] Slinger Elementary School: 5th grade
05/19/2020 Cross Plains, WI [virtual (recorded)] Glacier Creek Middle School: 5th grade
05/19/2020 Prairie du Sac, WI [virtual (recorded)] Grand Avenue Elementary School: 5th grade

05/15/2020

Ankeny, IA

[virtual (recorded)] Kirkendall Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

05/14/2020

West Des Moines, IA

[virtual (live)] Sacred Heart School: 8th grade

05/06/2020

Brimfield, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Brimfield Public Library: "Lincoln on Literature & the Theatre"

05/04/2020

Brookfield, IL

[virtual (live)] Brookfield Public Library: "Lincoln on Immigration & America's Place in the World"

05/01/2020

Northbrook, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Covenant Village of Northbrook (Senior Living: all residents): "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

04/21/2020

Bolingbrook, IL

[virtual (live)] Fountaindale Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

04/16/2020

Arlington Heights, IL

[virtual (recorded)] The Moorings of Arlington Heights (Senior Living Community): "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

04/14/2020

Lemont, IL

[virtual (recorded)] Lemont Area Historical Society: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

04/13/2020 Lake Forest, IL

[virtual (live)] Lake Forest Place (Retirement Living): "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/07/2020 Waunakee, WI [virtual (recorded)] Waunakee Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"
04/02/2020 Elmhurst, IL [virtual (recorded)] Elmhurst Public Library: "Lincoln on Immigration & America's Place in the World"

03/14/2020

Lemont, IL

St. James at Sag Bridge Church: Altar & Rosary women's group: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

03/13/2020

Sheboygan, WI

Pigeon River Elementary School: 5th grade

03/13/2020

Sheboygan, WI

Jackson Elementary School: 2nd and 5th grades

03/12/2020

Hartford, WI Addison Elementary School: 5th grade

03/12/2020

Oostburg, WI

Pine Haven Christian Communities, Oostburg campus: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

03/11/2020

Glenview, IL

Vi at The Glen (Senior Living Community): "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

03/10/2020

Libertyville, IL

Cook Memorial Public Library (Cook Park Branch): "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/10/2020

Hoffman Estates, IL

Hoffman Estates Arts Commission: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/07/2020

Forest Park, IL Forest Park St. Patrick's Day Parade

03/06/2020

Crystal Lake, IL

Crystal Pines Rehabilitation and Health Care Center: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/06/2020

Elgin, IL

Coleman Elementary School: 1st through 6th grade (in English/Spanish)

03/05/2020

Franklin Grove, IL

Franklin Grove Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

03/05/2020 Dixon, IL Heritage Square (Senior Living Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/05/2020

Amboy, IL

Amboy Junior High School: 6th grade

03/04/2020

Plymouth, IN

Washington Discovery Academy: 4th grade

02/29/2020 Little Rock, AR Adolphine Fletcher Terry Library (Central Arkansas Library System): "A New Birth of Freedom"
02/29/2020 Malvern, AR Malvern-Hot Spring County Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"
02/28/2020 Benton, AR Saline County Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"
02/28/2020 North Little Rock, AR William F. Laman Public Library System: "A New Birth of Freedom"
02/27/2020 Vidalia, LA Concordia Parish Library - Vidalia Branch: "A New Birth of Freedom"
02/27/2020 Ferriday, LA Ferriday Junior High School: 8th grade
02/27/2020 Vidalia, LA Vidalia Junior High School: 7th grade and 8th grade (two programs)

02/26/2020

Ruston, LA

Ruston High School: history classes (sponsored by Lincoln Parish Library)

02/25/2020

Monroe, LA

Ouachita Parish Public Library: Main Branch: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/25/2020

Monroe, LA

Ouachita Parish Public Library: Carver-McDonald Branch: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/25/2020

Gibsland, LA

Gibsland-Coleman School (Junior High): 6th through 8th grade (sponsored by Bienville Parish Library)

02/24/2020

Ruston, LA

Lincoln Parish Library: "Lincoln on Leadership"

02/24/2020

Saline, LA

Saline School (Junior High): 6th through 8th grade (sponsored by Bienville Parish Library)

02/24/2020

Castor, LA

Castor School (Junior High): 6th through 8th grade (sponsored by Bienville Parish Library)

02/24/2020

Ringgold, LA

Ringgold High School (Junior High): 6th through 8th grade (sponsored by Bienville Parish Library)

02/22-23/2020

Groveton, TX

The Battle of Blackjack Grove Civil War Re-enactment

02/21/2020 Hazlehurst, MS Copiah-Jefferson Regional Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (especially for 7th through 12th grade students)
02/21/2020 Jackson, MS Bolden/Moore Library (Jackson Hinds Library System): "A New Birth of Freedom"
02/20/2020 Clinton, MS Quisenberry Library (Jackson Hinds Library System): "A New Birth of Freedom"
02/20/2020 Jackson, MS Medgar Evers Library (Jackson Hinds Library System): "A New Birth of Freedom"
02/20/2020 Edwards, MS Lois A. Flagg Library (Jackson Hinds Library System): "A New Birth of Freedom"
02/20/2020 Jackson, MS Willie Morris Library (Jackson Hinds Library System): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/18/2020

Skokie, IL

Oakton Community College Emeritus Program: "Passages" Lecture Series; "Lincoln on Immigration & America's Place in the World"

02/17/2020

Valparaiso, IN

Valparaiso Public Library (Porter County Public Library System): "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Race Relations"

02/17/2020

Naperville, IL

Arbor Terrace Naperville (Senior Living Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/17/2020

Chicago, IL

Chicago History Museum (IL): meet-and-greet (note: free entry for IL residents on this day!)

02/16/2020

Elgin, IL

Elgin History Museum: "De la oscuridad a la grandeza: Illinois y Lincoln, 1830 a 1861" (in Spanish)

02/16/2020

Elgin, IL

Elgin History Museum: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (IL Road Scholars)

02/15/2020

Lockport, IL

Will County Historical Museum and Research Center: meet-and-greet/photos, then dinner/program ("The Political Lincoln: Honest Abe on Campaigns and Elections") at Public Landing Restaurant

02/15/2020

North Riverside, IL

North Riverside Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

02/14/2020

Arlington Heights, IL

Church Creek Senior Living: "Lincoln the Lawyer"

02/13/2020

Palos Park, IL

Palos Park Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/13/2020

Manteno, IL

Heritage Woods of Manteno (Senior Living Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/13/2020

Cicero, IL

Wilson Elementary School: K through 6th grade

02/12/2020

Orland Park, IL

Orland Park Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/12/2020

Downers Grove, IL

Oak Trace Senior Community: "The 'Lost Speech': Lincoln's Greatest Ever?"

02/12/2020

Palatine, IL

Solstice Senior Living: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/11/2020

Chicago, IL

The Clare (Senior Living Community) (Assisted Living/Memory Care): "Lincoln on the Gettysburg Address"

02/11/2020

Clarendon Hills, IL

The Birches Assisted Living: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/10/2020 Palatine, IL

Palatine Public Library: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Race Relations"

02/10/2020

Crystal Lake, IL

Crystal Lake Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/10/2020

Gilberts, IL

Gilberts Elementary School: 2nd grade

02/10/2020

Sleepy Hollow, IL

Sleepy Hollow Elementary School: 1st through 5th grade

02/08-09/2020 Rosemont, IL

Chicago Travel and Adventure Show: representing Springfield (IL) Convention & Visitors Bureau

02/07/2020

Lemont, IL

Lemont Area Historical Society: "Drinkin' with Lincoln"

02/07/2020 Chicago, IL

Midway International Airport: meet-and-greet

02/07/2020

Chicago, IL

Maria Saucedo Scholastic Academy: 1st grade (in English/Spanish)

02/06/2020

Brookfield, IL

Brookfield Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (IL Road Scholars)

02/06/2020 Chicago, IL

O'Hare International Airport: meet-and-greet

02/05/2020

Glenview, IL

Atria Glenview (Senior Living Community): "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

02/04/2020

Highland Park, IL

Highland Park Historical Society (program at Highland Park Public Library): "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (IL Road Scholars)

02/03/2020

Western Springs, IL

Thomas Ford Memorial Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/03/2020

Chicago, IL

Bethesda Rehab & Senior Care: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Race Relations"

01/23/2020

Lemont, IL

Lemont Area Historical Society: "A New Birth of Freedom"

01/17/2020

Berwyn, IL

Berwyn Park District Senior Luncheon: "A New Birth of Freedom"

01/16/2020

DeKalb, IL

Home School Hub of DeKalb County: program at DeKalb Public Library

01/16/2020

DeKalb, IL

Bethany Rehabilitation and Health Care Center: "A New Birth of Freedom"

01/13/2020

Northfield, IL

North Shore Senior Center Lifelong Learning Program: "Lincoln on the Gettysburg Address"

01/10/2020 Northbrook, IL

Wood Oaks Junior High School: 7th grade

11/29/2019

Oak Park, IL

Belmont Village Senior Living: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/27/2019 Bloomington, IL

Luther Oaks (Senior Living Community): "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/27/2019 Normal, IL

Normal Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/26/2019

Schaumburg, IL

Schaumburg Township District Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/26/2019

Arlington Heights, IL

Lutheran Home Senior Living Community: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/25/2019 Rolling Meadows, IL

Rolling Meadows Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/23/2019

Schaumburg, IL

Prairie Center for the Arts: "Lincoln on the Gettysburg Address"

11/22/2019

Chicago, IL

IASB/IASA/IASBO Joint Annual Conference (with Baysinger Architects)

11/21/2019

Chicago, IL

The Admiral at the Lake (Retirement Community): "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/20/2019

Waterford, WI

Waterford Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/20/2019

Oak Creek, WI

Meadowmere & Mitchell Manor (Senior Living): "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/19/2019

Lake Geneva, WI

Lake Geneva Public Library: "Lincoln on the Gettysburg Address"

11/19/2019

Pewaukee, WI

Kirkland Crossings Presbyterian Home (Senior Living Community): "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/18/2019

Delavan, WI

Aram Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/18/2019

Elmhurst, IL

Lexington Square Retirement Community: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving" (in conjunction with Elmhurst Park District Senior Program)

11/16/2019

Oak Park, IL

St. Edmund Catholic Parish Harvest Tea: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/15/2019

Arlington Heights, IL

The Moorings of Arlington Heights (Senior Living Community): "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/15/2019

Worth, IL

Traditions at CIBC Senior Club: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/14/2019

Clarendon Hills, IL

Clarendon Hills Public Library: "Lincoln on the Gettysburg Address"

11/14/2019

Plainfield, IL

Plainfield Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/13/2019

Geneseo, IL

Geneseo Public Library: "Lincoln on Literature & the Theater"

11/13/2019 Rock Island, IL

Friendship Manor Retirement Community: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/12/2019

Naperville, IL

Naperville Public Library: Nichols Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/11/2019 Bartlett, IL

Bartlett Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/11/2019

Oak Park, IL

Veterans Day Observance at Oak Park Arms

11/09/2019

Clinton, IL

Vespasian Warner Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (IL Road Scholars)

11/08/2019

Normal, IL

Evergreen Place Assisted Living: "A New Birth of Freedom"

11/08/2019

Bloomington, IL

Welbrook at Bloomington Senior Living: "A New Birth of Freedom"

11/07/2019

Brimfield, IL

Brimfield Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

11/07/2019

Fairbury, IL

Fairview Haven Retirement Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"

11/06/2019

Somonauk, IL

Somonauk Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/05/2019

Hebron, IN

Hebron Public Library (Porter County Public Library System): "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/05/2019

Forest Park, IL

Forest Park Baptist Church Seniors' Fellowship: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/04/2019

Northfield, IL

Northfield Branch Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

11/03/2019

Forest Park, IL

Historical Society of Forest Park Annual Meeting and Veterans Day Dinner (at American Legion)

11/01/2019

Brookfield, IL

Cantata Adult Life Services (Senior Living Community): "Lincoln and Thanksgiving" (two programs)

10/26/2019

South Bend, IN

Studebaker National Museum: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/25/2019

Notre Dame, IN

Holy Cross House at Notre Dame (Congregation of Holy Cross Priests and Brothers): "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/24/2019

Bristol, IN

Bristol Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

10/24/2019

Notre Dame, IN

Holy Cross Village at Notre Dame (Senior Residence): "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/24/2019

South Bend, IN

St. Paul's Senior Living Community: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

10/23/2019

Elkhart, IN

Beardsley Elementary School: K through 6th grade

10/23/2019

Elkhart, IN

Hawthorne Elementary School: K through 6th grade

10/21/2019

Northfield, IL

North Shore Senior Center Lifelong Learning Program: "Lincoln on Immigration & America's Place in the World"

10/19-20/2019

Hainesville, IL

Village of Hainesville Civil War Re-enactment

10/18/2019

Glen Ellyn, IL

Salt Creek Civil War Round Table at Glen Ellyn Historical Society: "Lincoln on Immigration & America's Place in the World"

10/15/2019

Geneva, IL

Mill Creek Elementary School: K through 5th grade

10/11/2019

Naperville, IL

Naper Settlement: wedding (private)

10/11/2019

Lemont, IL

Alvernia Manor Senior Living: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/09-10/2019

Wisconsin Dells, WI

Wisconsin Library Association Annual Conference

10/08/2019 Waunakee, WI Waunakee Public Library: "Lincoln on Immigration & America's Place in the World"
10/08/2019 Schaumburg, IL PTO Today Live PTO/PTA Expo
10/07/2019 Brookfield, WI Regency Brookfield Senior Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"
10/07/2019 New Berlin, WI Regency New Berlin Senior Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"
10/07/2019 Muskego, WI Regency Muskego Senior Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/05-06/2019

Carpentersville, IL

Carpentersville Civil War Re-enactment

10/03-04/2019

Bloomington, IL

Illinois Activity Professionals Association: Annual Conference

10/02/2019

Salem, WI

Community Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

09/28-29/2019

Clinton, IL

Apple 'n Pork Festival at DeWitt County Museum/C.H. Moore Homestead: meet-and-greet / "Lincoln the Lawyer"

09/28/2019

Lerna, IL

Harvest Frolic 5K Run (at Lincoln Log Cabin State Historical Site): as a "Running Abe"

09/26/2019

Eureka, IL

Eureka Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (IL Road Scholars) (program at Eureka Christian Church)

09/16/2019

Rockton, IL

Talcott Free Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (IL Road Scholars)

09/12/2019

Clay Center, KS

Clay Center Carnegie Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

09/12/2019

Clay Center, KS

Lincoln Elementary School (sponsored by Clay County Arts Council): 1st through 3rd grade

09/12/2019

Manhattan, KS

Frank V. Bergman Elementary School: K through 6th grade

09/11/2019

Basehor, KS

Basehor Community Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

09/11/2019

Basehor, KS

Basehor Community Library: "The 'Lost Speech': Lincoln's Greatest Ever?"

09/10/2019

Atchison, KS

Atchison Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

09/10/2019

Wamego, KS

Wamego Public Library (program at Kaw Valley State Bank Heritage Club): "A New Birth of Freedom"

09/10/2019

Manhattan, KS

Northview Elementary School: K through 6th grade

09/09/2019

Leavenworth, KS

Leavenworth Public Library: "Lincoln on Immigration & America's Place in the World"

09/09/2019

Topeka, KS

Brewster Place Senior Center: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Race Relations"

09/09/2019

Topeka, KS

Mater Dei Catholic School: 8th grade

09/02/2019

North Buxton, ON, Canada

Buxton National Historic Site & Museum Labour Day Homecoming: parade / "A New Birth of Freedom" (abridged)

08/30/2019

Alexander, IA

Alexander Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

08/29/2019

Pocahontas, IA

Pocahontas Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

08/29/2019

Ida Grove, IA

Golden Horizons Assisted Living: "A New Birth of Freedom" (also 5th grade students from OABCIG Elementary School - Ida Grove)

08/29/2019

Rockwell City, IA

South Central Calhoun Middle School (sponsored by Friends of Rockwell City Public Library): 4th grade

08/28/2019

Sac City, IA

Sac City Public Library (program held at Sac City Museum): "A New Birth of Freedom"

08/28/2019

Odebolt, IA

Field-Carnegie (Odebolt) Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

08/27/2019

West Bend, IA

West Bend Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

08/27/2019

Ringsted, IA

Ringsted Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

08/27/2019

Milford, IA

Milford Memorial Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

08/27/2019

Sheldon, IA

Sheldon Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

08/26/2019

South Sioux City, NE

South Sioux City Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

08/26/2019

North Sioux City, SD

North Sioux City Community Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

08/26/2019

Beresford, SD

Beresford Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

08/26/2019

Hawarden, IA

Hawarden Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

08/24/2019

River Forest, IL

Rotary Food Truck Rally (hosted by Rotary Club of OP/RF and River Forest Park District): representing River Forest Township

08/24/2019

Westchester, IL

Wolf Road Prairie Fest, by Save the Prairie Society

08/20-21/2019

Oakbrook Terrace, IL

Senior Lifestyle Expo "Celebrating Illinois' Bicentennial!"

08/17/2019

Morris, IL

Illinois Beer Festival (sponsored by Honest Abe's Tap and Grill) (at Grundy County Fairgrounds)

08/08/2019

River Forest, IL

Summer Camp for Seniors by Concordia University Chicago Center for Gerontology: "A New Birth of Freedom"

08/02/2019

Oak Brook, IL

National Federation of State High School Associations Policy Debate Topic Selection Meeting (hosted by IHSA)

07/28/2019

Lombard, IL

Lombard's Civil War Re-enactment

07/27/2019

Springfield, IL

Abe's Olympic Triathlon: as a "Running Abe"

07/20-21/2019

Bloomington, IL

Lincoln's Festival on Route 66: various events including "Lincoln on Leadership" program

07/19/2019

Kewanee, IL

Kewanee Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

07/19/2019

Wyoming, IL

Wyoming Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (program at the Paramount Theatre)

07/19/2019

Danvers, IL

Danvers Township Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (program at the Danvers Museum)

07/19/2019

Bloomington, IL

WJBC 1230 AM Radio studio interview

07/18/2019

Dunlap, IL

Dunlap Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

07/18/2019

Peoria, IL

Peoria Public Library - North Branch: "A New Birth of Freedom"

07/18/2019

Metamora, IL

Illinois Prairie District Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

07/15/2019

Arlington Heights, IL

The Moorings of Arlington Heights (Senior Living Community): "Lincoln on the Gettysburg Address"

07/13-14/2019

Lockport, IL

John Lane Days

07/13/2019

Lemont, IL

Lemont Heritage Fest: old-time photos / meet-and-greet (sponsored by Lemont Area Historical Society)

07/06/2019

Sublette, IL

Woodhaven Lakes (recreational camping resort): "A New Birth of Freedom"

07/06/2019

Sandwich, IL

Sandwich Fourth of July Parade

07/05/2019

Chicago, IL (Norwood Park)

Mather's – More Than a Caf (Senior Center): "A New Birth of Freedom"

07/05/2019

Brookfield, IL

Cantata Adult Life Services (Senior Living Community): "A New Birth of Freedom" (two programs)

07/04/2019

Oak Park, IL

Oak Park Fourth of July Parade

07/04/2019

Riverside, IL

Independence Day 5K Run (as a "Running Abe")

07/03/2019

Barrington, IL

Barrington Fourth of July Celebration (by Barrington Lions Club): meet-and-greet

07/03/2019

Barrington, IL

Prairieview at The Garlands (Senior Retirement Community): "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

07/02/2019

Muskego, WI

Tudor Oaks Senior Living Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"

07/02/2019

Northbrook, IL

Covenant Village of Northbrook (Senior Living Community: Independent Living): "Lincoln on the Gettysburg Address"

06/25/2019 Evanston, IL

The Mather (Senior Living Community): "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

06/22/2019

Forest Park, IL

Forest Park Juneteenth Family Pool Party

06/22/2019

Maywood, IL

Maywood Juneteenth Celebration (at Maywood Home for Soldiers' Widows)

06/18/2019

Burbank, IL

Prairie Trails Public Library: "Lincoln on Literature & the Theater"

06/18/2019

Urbana, IL

Clark-Lindsey Village (Senior Independent Living): "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

06/17/2019

Mahomet, IL

Museum of the Grand Prairie

06/15/2019

Champaign, IL

Champaign Public Library, Douglass Branch: Juneteenth Celebration

06/08-09/2019

Elgin, IL

Elgin Civil War Experience

06/07/2019

Berwyn, IL

Berwyn's Senior Summerfest: "A New Birth of Freedom" (abridged) / meet-and-greet

06/04/2019 Sussex, WI Templeton Middle School: 8th grade

05/30/2019

Glenview, IL

Belmont Village Senior Living: "A New Birth of Freedom"

05/28/2019 Chicago, IL

Maria Saucedo Scholastic Academy: 7th grade

05/27/2019

Elmhurst, IL

Elmhurst Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

05/23/2019 New Berlin, WI Ronald Reagan Elementary School: 5th grade

05/23/2019

Muskego, WI

Muskego Lakes Middle School: 8th grade

05/23/2019

Muskego, WI

Lake Denoon Middle School: 8th grade

05/22/2019

Muskego, WI

Muskego Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

05/22/2019

Oak Creek, WI

Oak Creek Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

05/22/2019 Fredonia, WI Ozaukee Middle School: 7th grade
05/22/2019 Fredonia, WI Ozaukee Elementary School: 4th and 5th grade
05/21/2019 Wisconsin Dells, WI Wisconsin Dells High School: program for students in AP U.S. History, AP World History, and History Club
05/21/2019 Prairie du Sac, WI Grand Avenue Elementary School: 5th grade

05/20/2019

Reedsburg, WI

Hartje Outdoor Learning Center (School District of Reedsburg): Civil War Day (5th grade)

05/18/2019

Chicago, IL

Chicago Area Mensa (meeting at North Park University): "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Race Relations"

05/17/2019

Norwalk, IA

Edencrest at The Legacy (Senior Living Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

05/16/2019

State Center, IA

Gutekunst Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

05/16/2019

West Des Moines, IA

Hillside Elementary School: 5th grade

05/16/2019

Norwalk, IA

Lakewood Elementary School: 3rd through 5th grade

05/15/2019

Ankeny, IA

Kirkendall Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

05/15/2019

West Des Moines, IA

Sacred Heart School: 8th grade

05/14/2019

Des Moines, IA

Des Moines Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

05/13/2019

Clive, IA

Clive Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

05/13/2019

Clive, IA

Crestview School of Inquiry: 5th grade

05/09/2019

Oak Park, IL

Oak Park Arms (Senior Residence): "A New Birth of Freedom" (part of Celebrating Seniors Week)

05/07/2019

Joliet, IL

Illinois Assoc. for Home & Community Education: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (program held at Grace UMC)

05/04/2019

Petersburg, IL

Abe's Mini Triathlon / Pioneer Sprint Triathlon: as a "Running Abe"

05/03/2019

Springfield, IL

St. Joseph's Home (Senior Residence): "A New Birth of Freedom"

05/02/2019

Schiller Park, IL

Schiller Park Historical Commission/Society: "Lincoln on Immigration & America's Place in the World" (at Schiller Park Public Library)

05/02/2019

Barrington, IL

Barrington Middle School - Station Campus: 7th grade

04/30/2019

Jackson, MS

Barack H. Obama Magnet Elementary School: program for middle school students/parents from Wilkinson School (El Granada, CA)

04/25/2019

Winnetka, IL

Winnetka Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

04/25/2019

Northbrook, IL

Covenant Village of Northbrook (Senior Living Community: Assisted Living): "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/25/2019

Northbrook, IL

Northbrook Public Library: "Lincoln on Immigration & America's Place in the World"

04/24/2019

Gurnee, IL

Warren-Newport Public Library: "Lincoln on Leadership"

04/17/2019 Hamilton, OH

St. Peter in Chains School: K through 8th grade

04/17/2019 Hamilton, OH

Immanuel Lutheran School: K through 8th grade

04/17/2019 Hamilton, OH

Queen of Peace Catholic School: 5th through 8th grade

04/16/2019

Lawrenceburg, IN

Lawrenceburg Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/16/2019

Hamilton, OH

Berkeley Square Senior Community: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

04/16/2019 Hamilton, OH

St. Ann Catholic School: K through 8th grade

04/16/2019

Fairfield, OH

Sacred Heart of Jesus School: 7th and 8th grade

04/15/2019

Signal Mountain, TN

Signal Mountain Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/15/2019

LaFayette, GA

Gilbert Elementary School: K through 5th grade

04/11-14/2019

Amicalola, GA (north of Atlanta)

Association of Lincoln Presenters Annual Conference

04/11/2019

Rock Spring, GA

Rock Spring Elementary School: 2nd through 5th grade

04/08/2019

Evanston, IL

Illinois Humanities: filming of promotional video

04/07/2019

Geneva, IL

Geneva Public Library Volunteer Recognition Banquet: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (program at Riverside Receptions & Conference Center)

04/05/2019

Sheboygan, WI

Pigeon River Elementary School: 5th grade

04/05/2019

Sheboygan, WI

Jackson Elementary School: 2nd and 5th grades

04/04/2019

Kimberly, WI

Kimberly Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/04/2019

Menasha, WI

Elisha D. Smith Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/02/2019

Rockton, IL

50 North (Senior Group): "A New Birth of Freedom" (program at American Legion Post 332 Hall)

04/01/2019

La Grange Park, IL

La Grange Park Public Library: "Lincoln on Immigration & America's Place in the World"

03/29/2019

Saline, LA

Saline School (Elementary): 1st through 5th grade (sponsored by Bienville Parish Library)

03/29/2019

Ringgold, LA

Ringgold Elementary School: 1st through 5th grade (sponsored by Bienville Parish Library)

03/29/2019

Castor, LA

Castor School (Elementary): 1st through 5th grade (sponsored by Bienville Parish Library)

03/28/2019

Ruston, LA

Lincoln Parish Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/28/2019

Arcadia, LA

Crawford Elementary School: 1st through 5th grade (sponsored by Bienville Parish Library)

03/28/2019

Gibsland, LA

Gibsland-Coleman School (Elementary): 1st through 5th grade (sponsored by Bienville Parish Library)

03/27/2019

Shreveport, LA

Shreve Memorial Library, Broadmoor Branch: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/27/2019

Shreveport, LA

Shreve Memorial Library, Hamilton/South Caddo Branch: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/26/2019

Monroe, LA

Ouachita Parish Public Library: Main Branch: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/26/2019

West Monroe, LA

Ouachita Parish Public Library: Ouachita Valley Branch: "Lincoln on Education"

03/23/2019

Forest Park, IL

Historical Society of Forest Park: History & Community Festival

03/22/2019

Oconomowoc, WI Lake Country Landing (Assisted Living): "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/22/2019

Williams Bay, WI Lakes Area Christian Homeschool Co-op: K through 12th grade (program at Calvary Community Church)

03/21/2019

Hartford, WI Addison Elementary School: 5th grade

03/21/2019

Allenton, WI Allenton Elementary School: 5th grade

03/21/2019

Slinger, WI Slinger Elementary School: 5th grade

03/11/2019

Franklin Grove, IL

Franklin Grove Public Library: "Lincoln on the Gettysburg Address"

03/11/2019

Amboy, IL

Amboy Junior High School: 6th grade

03/06/2019

Oak Park, IL

Mann Elementary School: 3rd grade

03/04/2019

Plymouth, IN

Washington Discovery Academy: 4th grade

03/02/2019

Forest Park, IL Forest Park St. Patrick's Day Parade (with Harlem Mnner- und Damenchor)

03/01/2019

Clarksville, IA

Clarksville Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/01/2019

Independence, IA

Prairie Hills at Independence (Senior Living) (joint program w/ Lexington Estate & Winding Creek Meadows): "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/28/2019

Sumner, IA

Sumner Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/26/2019

Fayette, IA

Fayette Community Library: "Lincoln the Lawyer"

02/25/2019

Hudson, IA

Hudson Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/25/2019

Hiawatha, IA

Hiawatha Public Library: "Lincoln on Education"

02/24/2019

Forest Park, IL

Forest Park Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

02/22/2019

Channahon, IL

Three Rivers School: 5th and 6th grade

02/22/2019

Channahon, IL

Channahon Junior High School: 7th and 8th grade

02/22/2019

Channahon, IL

Channahon School District 17: Administrative Team – "Lincoln on Leadership"

02/22/2019

Channahon, IL

Pioneer Path School: 3rd and 4th grade

02/22/2019

Channahon, IL

N.B. Galloway Elem. School: K through 2nd grade

02/21/2019

Rockford, IL

WNIJ/WNIU Podcast Launch at Prairie Street Brewing Co.

02/21/2019

Glenview, IL

Vi at The Glen (Senior Living Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/21/2019

Hainesville, IL

Prairieview School: K through 4th grade

02/20/2019

Lowell, IN

Lowell Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/20/2019

Orland Park, IL

Alden Estates of Orland Park (Senior Living Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/20/2019

Matteson, IL

Grassroots Homeschoolers: K through 12th grade (program at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church)

02/19/2019

Chicago, IL

The Clare (Senior Living Community) (Assisted Living/Memory Care): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/19/2019

Sandwich, IL

Opera House of Sandwich: Performing Arts for Youth and Seniors Series

02/18/2019 Palatine, IL

Palatine Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/18/2019

Downers Grove, IL

Oak Trace Senior Community: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

02/17/2019 Bellevue, IA

Bellevue Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (at Great River Gallery; co-sponsored by Bellevue Arts Council)

02/16/2019 Rock Island, IL

Friendship Manor Retirement Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/16/2019 Geneseo, IL

Good Samaritan Society - Geneseo Village (Senior Residence): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/15/2019 Chicago, IL

O'Hare International Airport: meet-and-greet

02/14/2019 Warrenville, IL

Warrenville Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/13/2019

Manteno, IL

Manteno Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/13/2019

Westchester, IL

Britten School: K through 12th grade

02/12/2019

Chicago, IL

Presence Resurrection Retirement Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/11/2019

Elmwood Park, IL

Elmwood Park Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/11/2019

Northfield, IL

North Shore Senior Center Lifelong Learning Program: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/11/2019

Chicago, IL

Maria Saucedo Scholastic Academy: 1st grade (in English/Spanish)

02/10/2019 Wauconda, IL

Wauconda Area Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/08/2019

Lemont, IL

Lemont Area Historical Society: "Drinkin' with Lincoln"

02/08/2019

Darien, IL

Eisenhower Junior High School: 6th through 8th grade

02/07/2019 Rolling Meadows, IL

Rolling Meadows Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/07/2019

Gilberts, IL

Gilberts Elementary School: 2nd grade

02/06/2019

Cary, IL

Cary Area Public Library: "Lincoln on Leadership"

02/06/2019

Arlington Heights, IL

Lutheran Home Senior Living Community: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/06/2019 Evanston, IL

The Mather (Senior Living Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/05/2019

Chicago, IL

St. Pauls House Lutheran Life Community (senior residence): "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

02/04/2019 Bartlett, IL

Bartlett Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/02/2019

Oak Brook, IL

Oak Brook Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/01/2019 Amelia, OH

Amelia Branch Library (Clermont County Public Library): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/01/2019

Mason, OH

Christian Village of Mason (Senior Community): "Lincoln on the Gettysburg Address"

01/31/2019 Cincinnati, OH

Lifespring Christian Church: seniors' group

01/29/2019 New Richmond, OH

New Richmond Branch Library (Clermont County Public Library): "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Race Relations"

01/29/2019 Hamilton, OH

Lane Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

01/29/2019 Hamilton, OH

St. Joseph Consolidated School: K through 8th grade

01/29/2019

Mt. Healthy, OH

Christian Village of Mt. Healthy (Senior Community): "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

01/28/2019 Batavia, OH

Batavia Doris Wood Branch Library (Clermont County Public Library):  "A New Birth of Freedom"

01/24/2019

Justice, IL

Justice Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

01/18/2019

Manhattan, KS

Meadowlark Hills Senior Center: "A New Birth of Freedom"

01/18/2019

Topeka, KS

Brewster Place Senior Center: "A New Birth of Freedom"

01/18/2019

Meriden, KS

Jefferson West Elementary School: K through 4th grade

01/17/2019

Junction City, KS

Dorothy Bramlage Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

01/17/2019

Marysville, KS

Cambridge Place Senior Care: "A New Birth of Freedom" (sponsored by Marysville Public Library)

01/16/2019

Manhattan, KS

Manhattan Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

01/16/2019

Manhattan, KS

Manhattan Catholic Schools: K through 8th grade

01/15/2019

Abilene, KS

Abilene Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

01/12-13/2019 Rosemont, IL

Chicago Travel and Adventure Show: representing Springfield (IL) Convention & Visitors Bureau

01/11/2019 Northbrook, IL

Wood Oaks Junior High School: 7th grade

01/09/2019

Barrington, IL

Prairieview at The Garlands (Senior Retirement Community): "Lincoln on Immigration & America's Place in the World"

01/08/2019

Somonauk, IL

Lake Holiday Ladies Club: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

12/28/2018

Arlington Heights, IL

The Moorings of Arlington Heights (Senior Living Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

12/18/2018

Park Ridge, IL

Park Ridge Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (at Park Ridge Community Church)

12/10/2018

Oak Lawn, IL

Oak Lawn Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

12/08/2018

Westchester, IL

Westchester Public Library: "Mr. Lincoln's Favorite Foods" / "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

12/05/2018

Chicago, IL

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation: Board Party

12/05/2018

Normal, IL

Normal Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

12/04/2018

Clarendon Hills, IL

Clarendon Hills Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

12/04/2018

Chicago, IL

Northside AARP Community Group (at Thorek Memorial Hospital)

12/03/2018

Chicago, IL

The Hideout Pub: IL Humanities Radio Archive Podcast

12/03/2018

Geneva, IL

GreenFields of Geneva (Senior Community): "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

12/02/2018

Ottawa, IL

Tangled Roots Brewing Company: IL Humanities Radio Archive Podcast

12/01/2018

Vernon Hills, IL

Cook Memorial Public Library (Aspen Drive Branch): "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

11/29/2018

Lake Zurich, IL

Ela Township "55 Plus": "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/28/2018

Jerseyville, IL

Jerseyville Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (IL Road Scholars)

11/28/2018

Glen Carbon, IL

Meridian Village (Lutheran Senior Services): "A New Birth of Freedom"

11/28/2018

Belleville, IL

Cambridge House of Swansea (Senior Living Community): "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

11/27/2018

La Grange, IL

La Grange Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

11/27/2018

Park Ridge, IL

The Summit of Uptown (Senior Living Community): "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

11/21/2018

LaGrange Park, IL

Plymouth Place Senior Living: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/21/2018

Wheaton, IL

Wheaton Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/20/2018

Waukesha, WI

Waukesha Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/20/2018

Waukesha, WI

Avalon Square Presbyterian Home (Senior Community): "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/19/2018

Brookfield, WI

Brookfield Public Library: "Lincoln on the Gettysburg Address"

11/19/2018

Oak Creek, WI

Oak Creek Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/19/2018

Whitewater, WI

Fairhaven Senior Services: "Lincoln on the Gettysburg Address"

11/18/2018

Marseilles, IL

Marseilles Christian Ministerial Assoc. Community Thanksgiving Service (at Marseilles Ch. of the Nazarene): "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/17/2018

Lerna, IL

Lincoln Log Cabin State Historic Site: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

11/17/2018

Tuscola, IL

Douglas County Museum: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

11/16/2018

Northbrook, IL

Covenant Village of Northbrook (Senior Living Community: Independent Living): "A New Birth of Freedom"

11/16/2018

Norridge, IL

Central Baptist Village (Senior Residence): "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/16/2018

Chicago, IL

IASB/IASA/IASBO Joint Annual Conference (with Baysinger Architects & Association of Illinois Rural and Small Schools)

11/15/2018

Chicago (Stickney), IL

Charles J. Sahs Elementary School: Family Reading Night

11/15/2018

Barrington, IL

Prairieview at The Garlands (Senior Retirement Community): "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/14/2018

Rochester, IN

Fulton County Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

11/14/2018

South Bend, IN

Studebaker National Museum: President Lincoln and General Grant on the Civil War

11/13/2018

Granger, IN

Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library, Harris Branch: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/13/2018

Plymouth, IN

Plymouth Public Library History Club: "A New Birth of Freedom"

11/12/2018

Bristol, IN

Bristol Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/11/2018

Forest Park, IL

Historical Society of Forest Park Annual Meeting and Veterans Day Dinner (at American Legion)

11/11/2018

Oak Park, IL

Oak Park Veterans Day Observance (at Scoville Park)

11/10/2018

Minooka, IL

Three Rivers Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/08/2018

Prospect Heights, IL

Prospect Heights Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/06/2018

Kankakee, IL

Kankakee Public Library: Family Reading Night (for K-3rd students & families from Edison Primary School)

11/05/2018

Lake Geneva, WI

Lake Geneva Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/05/2018

Clinton, WI

Clinton Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving" (at First Baptist Church of Clinton)

11/05/2018

Sauk City, WI

Sauk City Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/04/2018

Galesburg, IL

Carl Sandburg State Historic Site: IL Humanities Radio Archive Podcast

11/03/2018

Peoria, IL

Greenhut Memorial Grand Army of the Republic Hall: IL Humanities Radio Archive Podcast

11/02/2018

Atlanta, IL

Atlanta Museum: IL Humanities Radio Archive Podcast

11/01/2018

Burbank, IL

Prairie Trails Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

11/01/2018

Arlington Heights, IL

Church Creek Senior Living: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

10/27/2018

Springfield, IL

Springfield Jr. Blues Hockey Game

10/27/2018

Springfield, IL

Illinois State Genealogical Society Conference: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

10/27/2018

Springfield, IL

Sangamon Valley Trail Runs (as a "Running Abe")

10/26/2018

Winona, MN

Winona Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/26/2018

Westby, WI

Westby Elementary School: 3rd and 4th grades

10/24-25/2018

La Crosse, WI

Wisconsin Library Association Annual Conference

10/24/2018

Caledonia, MN

Caledonia Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/23/2018

Decorah, IA

Decorah Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/23/2018

Caledonia, MN

Claddagh Senior Living: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

10/23/2018

La Crosse, WI

Providence Academy: K through 12th grade

10/22/2018

Viola, WI

Kickapoo Elementary School: K through 5th grade

10/22/2018

Viroqua, WI

Viroqua Elementary School: 3rd and 4th grades

10/19/2018

Glen Ellyn, IL

Glen Ellyn Historical Society: Dedication of Marcellus Jones First Shot at Gettysburg Marker at Ward Plaza

10/19/2018

Manteno, IL

Manteno Elementary School: K through 4th grade

10/18/2018

Geneva, IL

Geneva Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

10/18/2018

Plainfield, IL

Plainfield Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

10/16/2018

Schaumburg, IL

Schaumburg Township District Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

10/12/2018

Lemont, IL

Lemont Area Historical Society: Lemont Ghost Tour on Quarry Queen

10/12/2018

Schaumburg, IL

Prairie Center for the Arts: Arts Partners Outreach Program -- program for lower elementary students

10/11/2018 Dousman, WI Three Pillars Senior Living Community: "A New Birth of Freedom" (two programs)
10/11/2018 Kansasville, WI Kansasville Grade School: K through 8th grade

10/10/2018

New Berlin, WI

New Berlin Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

10/09/2018 Hartford, WI Jack Russell Memorial Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/06-07/2018

Hodgenville, KY

"Lincoln Days" Celebration (including Railsplitter Run as a "Running Abe")

10/05/2018

Jeffersonville, IN

Jeffersonville Township Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/03-04/2018

Springfield, IL

Illinois Activity Professionals Association: Annual Conference

09/29-30/2018

Clinton, IL

Apple 'n Pork Festival at DeWitt County Museum/C.H. Moore Homestead

09/28/2018

Elmhurst, IL

Platinum Adventures Travel & Activities Club (Wintrust Comm. Banks/Willowbrook): "A New Birth of Freedom" (at Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church)

09/27/2018

Seneca, IL

Seneca Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

09/27/2018

Oak Forest, IL

Oak Forest Senior Citizens Commission: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

09/26/2018

Somonauk, IL

Somonauk Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

09/25/2018

Evergreen Park, IL

Central Middle School: 8th grade

09/24/2018

East Dundee, IL

Fox River Valley Public Library: "Lincoln on Immigration & America's Place in the World"

09/22/2018

North Chicago, IL

North Chicago Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

09/21/2018

Belvidere, IL

Autumn Pioneer Festival Re-enactment (Boone County Conservation District)

09/20/2018

Harvard, IL

Harvard Diggins Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (IL Road Scholars)

09/19/2018

LaGrange Park, IL

Chicago Activity Professionals Association Entertainer Mini-Showcase (at Plymouth Place Senior Living)

09/13/2018

Springfield, IL

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

09/13/2018

Springfield, IL

Association for Rural and Small Libraries Annual Conference: keynote speaker

09/08-09/2018

Hainesville, IL

Village of Hainesville Civil War Re-enactment

09/02/2018

Mishawaka, IN

Mishawaka Heritage Festival

08/27/2018

Arlington Heights, IL

Lutheran Home Senior Living Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"

08/26/2018

Alsip, IL

Alsip Bicentennial Celebration (sponsored by Alsip-Merrionette Park Public Library)

08/25/2018

River Forest, IL

"Rotary Rally": Community Festival of Rotary Club of Oak Park-River Forest, representing River Forest Township

08/25/2018

Westchester, IL

Wolf Road Prairie Fest, by Save the Prairie Society

08/18/2018

Morris, IL

Illinois Beer Festival (sponsored by Honest Abe's Tap and Grill) (at Grundy County Fairgrounds)

08/18/2018

Lemont, IL

Lemont Quarrymen Vintage Base Ball Games

08/14/2018

Oak Forest, IL

St. Damian School: Men's Group

08/11/2018

Springfield, IL

various restaurants: "Dinner with Lincoln" (History Comes Alive)

08/11/2018

Springfield, IL

Old Illinois State Capitol: Civil War March for Freedom / Illinois Bicentennial Program (History Comes Alive)

08/11/2018

Springfield, IL

Lincoln Home National Historic Site: Toys and Boys in the White House / Abe & Mary in Their Backyard (History Comes Alive)

08/04-05/2018

Carpentersville, IL

Carpentersville Civil War Re-enactment

08/03/2018

Northfield, IL

North Shore Senior Center Lifelong Learning Program: "A New Birth of Freedom"

08/02/2018

Woodridge, IL

Woodridge Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

07/31/2018

DeKalb/Sycamore, IL

WNIJ/WNIU Podcast

07/31/2018

DeKalb, IL

Northern Illinois University STEM Read Program: training event for educators

07/28-29/2018

Lombard, IL

Lombard's Civil War Re-enactment

07/21-22/2018

Bloomington-Normal, IL

Lincoln's Festival on Route 66: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (at Franklin Park) / "The 'Lost Speech': Lincoln's Greatest Ever?" (at Bloomington Public Library)

07/18/2018

Rochelle, IL

Flagg-Rochelle Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

07/17/2018

Champaign, IL

Franklin STEAM Academy: Northern Illinois University STEM Read Program training event for educators

07/14-15/2018

Lockport, IL

John Lane Days

07/14/2018

Lemont, IL

Lemont Heritage Fest / IL Bicentennial Celebration

07/11/2018

Cortland, IL

Cortland Community Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

07/05/2018

Pontiac, IL

Pontiac Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (IL Road Scholars)

07/04/2018

Shabbona, IL

Shabbona Independence Day Parade & Festival

07/04/2018

Riverside, IL

Riverside Independence Day Parade

07/02/2018

Chicago, IL

Bethesda Rehab & Senior Care: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

06/28/2018

Manteno, IL

Manteno Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

06/25-27/2018

Chicago, IL

International Society for Technology in Education Annual Conference (at Illinois Computing Educators Showcase)

06/23/2018

Lemont, IL

Lemont Quarrymen Vintage Base Ball Tournament

06/21/2018

Barrington, IL

Barrington Area Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861"

06/16/2018

Forest Park, IL

Forest Park Juneteenth Family Pool Party

06/16/2018

Champaign, IL

Champaign Public Library, Douglass Branch: Juneteenth Celebration

06/16/2018

Petersburg, IL

Stovepipe Sprint Triathlon: as a "Running Abe"

06/15/2018

Springfield, IL

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

06/12/2018

Lyons, IL

Lyons Public Library: Summer Reading Program "Reading on the Railroad"

06/09-10/2018

Elgin, IL

Elgin Civil War Experience

06/05/2018 Cudahy, WI Cudahy Family Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"
06/05/2018 Sussex, WI Templeton Middle School: 8th grade

06/01-02/2018

Springfield, IL

Legacy of Giving Music Festival (including Lincoln's Legacy 5K as a "Running Abe")

06/01/2018

Springfield, IL

Lincoln's Legacy 5K/10K: as a "Running Abe"

05/29/2018 Chicago, IL

Maria Saucedo Scholastic Academy: 7th grade

05/28/2018

Elmhurst, IL

Elmhurst Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

05/24/2018 Mukwonago, WI Mukwonago Community Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"
05/24/2018 New Berlin, WI Ronald Reagan Elementary School: 5th grade
05/24/2018 Fredonia, WI Ozaukee Middle School: 7th grade
05/23/2018 Greenfield, WI Greenfield Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"
05/23/2018 Monroe, WI Abraham Lincoln Elementary School: 3rd through 5th grade
05/23/2018 Prairie du Sac, WI Grand Avenue Elementary School: 5th grade
05/22/2018 Waunakee, WI Waunakee Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

05/22/2018

Reedsburg, WI

Reedsburg Area High School: "Civil War & Aftermath" course

05/22/2018 Reedsburg, WI Sacred Heart School: 1st through 8th grade

05/21/2018

Reedsburg, WI

Hartje Outdoor Learning Center (School District of Reedsburg): Civil War Day (5th grade)

05/18/2018

Pella, IA

Pella Middle School: 8th grade

05/17/2018

Oskaloosa, IA

Oskaloosa Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

05/17/2018

West Des Moines, IA

Hillside Elementary School: 5th grade

05/17/2018

Clive, IA

Crestview School of Inquiry: 5th grade

05/16/2018

West Des Moines, IA

Sacred Heart School: 8th grade

05/15/2018

Pella, IA

Pella Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

05/14/2018

Bloomfield, IA

Bloomfield Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

05/14/2018

Bloomfield, IA

Davis County Middle School: 5th grade

05/12/2018

Maywood, IL

Maywood Home for Soldiers' Widows: Living History

05/11/2018

Oak Lawn, IL

Oak Lawn-Hometown Middle School: 7th grade

05/10/2018

Glenview, IL

Glenview Terrace Healthcare/Rehab Center: "A New Birth of Freedom"

05/10/2018

Blue Island, IL

Blue Island Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" – in Spanish (IL Road Scholars)

05/10/2018 Lombard, IL Westmore Elementary School: 5th grade (Civil War Day with Stanford's Battery)
05/08/2018 West Chicago, IL Wegner Elementary School: 4th grade
05/08/2018 West Chicago, IL Currier Elementary School: 5th grade
05/07/2018 Berwyn, IL Emerson Elementary School: 4th and 5th grade
05/07/2018 Elmhurst, IL Visitation Catholic School: 1st through 6th grade

05/06/2018

Oak Park/Chicago, IL

CROP Hunger Walk with Oak Park-River Forest Food Pantry

05/04/2018

Rosemont, IL

Reaching Forward Conference

05/03/2018

Edgar, WI

Edgar Middle School: 6th through 8th grade

05/03/2018

Edgar, WI

Edgar Elementary School: 3rd through 5th grade

05/02/2018

Wausau, WI

Wausau West High School: 9th grade

05/02/2018

Wausau, WI

Hewitt-Texas Elementary School: K through 5th grade

05/01/2018

Granton, WI

Granton Community Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/30/2018

Rib Lake, WI

Rib Lake Public Library: Rib Lake School District Community Learning Center: K through 6th grade

04/26/2018

Antioch, IL

Antioch Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (IL Road Scholars)

04/25/2018

Evanston, IL

Three Crowns Park Retirement Community: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

04/25/2018

DeKalb, IL

Northern Illinois University STEM Read Program: program for 4th- through 8th-grade students

04/24/2018

Skokie, IL

Oakton Community College Emeritus Program: "Passages" Lecture Series; "Lincoln on Education & the Law"

04/23/2018

Stockton, IL

Stockton Middle School: 5th through 8th grade

04/19-22/2018

Freeport, IL

Association of Lincoln Presenters Annual Conference

04/17/2018

Minooka, IL

Three Rivers Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/12/2018

Williamsburg, IA

Williamsburg Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/12/2018

Marion, IA

Novak Elementary School: 3rd to 5th grade

04/11/2018

Independence, IA

ABCM Rehabilitation Centers of Independence (Senior Living): "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/11/2018

Independence, IA

Prairie Hills at Independence (Senior Living): "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/10/2018

Independence, IA

Independence Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/10/2018

Independence, IA

Lexington Estate (Buchanan County Health Center Long-Term Care / Senior Living): "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/09/2018

Hiawatha, IA

Hiawatha Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/07/2018 Chicago, IL

Lane Tech College Prep High School: Chicago Metro Junior History Fair (sponsored by Chicago History Museum)

04/05/2018

Mason, OH

Christian Village of Mason (Senior Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/04/2018

Hamilton, OH

Berkeley Square Senior Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/04/2018

Mt. Healthy, OH

Christian Village of Mt. Healthy (Senior Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/22/2018

Shorewood, IL

Shorewood-Troy Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/21/2018

Marseilles, IL

Marseilles Church of the Nazarene

03/21/2018

Marseilles, IL

Marseilles Elementary School: 7th and 8th grade

03/17-18/2018

Kalamazoo, MI

Kalamazoo Living History Show

03/16/2018

Lowell, IN

Oak Hill Elementary School: 5th grade

03/16/2018

Valparaiso, IN

St. Paul Catholic School: 6th through 8th grade

03/14/2018

Chicago, IL

Chicago Activity Professionals Association Entertainer Showcase (at St. Pauls House Lutheran Life Community)

03/11-12/2018

Madison, WI Wisconsin Council for the Social Studies Annual Conference

03/10/2018

Kenosha, WI

Civil War Museum: Civil War Expo

03/10/2018

Slinger, WI

Slinger Community Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/09/2018

Whitewater, WI

Fairhaven Senior Services: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

03/09/2018

Muskego, WI

Lake Denoon Middle School: 8th grade

03/05/2018

Franklin Grove, IL

Franklin Grove Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

03/05/2018

Amboy, IL

Amboy Junior High School: 6th grade

03/03/2018

Forest Park, IL Forest Park St. Patrick's Day Parade (with the Historical Society of Forest Park)

03/01/2018

Germantown, WI

Germantown Community Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/01/2018

Union Grove, WI

Graham Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/28/2018

Waukesha, WI

Waukesha Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/28/2018

Waukesha, WI

Butler Middle School: 8th grade

02/27/2018

Delavan, WI

Aram Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/27/2018

Sheboygan, WI

Pigeon River Elementary School: 5th grade

02/27/2018

Sheboygan, WI

Jackson Elementary School: 2nd and 5th grades

02/26/2018

Lake Geneva, WI

Lake Geneva Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/26/2018

Chicago, IL

Peterson Park Health Care Center (Senior Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/26/2018

Elgin, IL

Washington Elementary School: 4th and 5th grade

02/24/2018

O'Fallon, IL

O'Fallon Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/24/2018

Columbia, IL

Columbia Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/24/2018

Wood River, IL

Wood River Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/23/2018

Pekin, IL

Good Shepherd Lutheran School: K through 8th grade

02/22/2018

Sterling, IL

Lincoln-Manahan Home Museum (Sterling-Rock Falls Historical Society): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/22/2018

Dixon, IL

Dixon Public Library: Kids'/Youth' Meet-and-Greet

02/22/2018

Sterling, IL

Lincoln Elementary School: 3rd through 5th grade

02/22/2018

Sterling, IL

Washington Elementary School: 3rd through 5th grade

02/21/2018

Clarendon Hills, IL

The Birches Assisted Living: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/20/2018

Bradley, IL

Bradley Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/20/2018

Watseka, IL

Nettie Davis School / Wanda Kendall School / Glenn Raymond School: K through 8th grade

02/19/2018

Tolono, IL

Tolono Public Library: "Lincoln on Education & the Law"

02/19/2018

Urbana, IL

Clark-Lindsey Village (Senior Independent Living): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/19/2018

Mahomet, IL

Museum of the Grand Prairie

02/18/2018

Morton Grove, IL

Morton Grove Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/17/2018

Lockport, IL

Will County Historical Museum and Research Center: program at Public Landing Restaurant

02/17/2018

Portage, IN

Portage Public Library (Porter County Public Library System): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/17/2018

South Haven, IN

South Haven Public Library (Porter County Public Library System): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/16/2018

Downers Grove, IL

Oak Trace Senior Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/16/2018

Berwyn, IL

Jefferson Elementary School: 1st through 5th grades

02/15/2018

West Chicago, IL

West Chicago Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/15/2018

Naperville, IL

Naperville Public Library: 95th Street Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/15/2018

Aurora, IL

Downer Place Senior Living Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/14/2018

St. Charles, IL

St. Charles Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/14/2018

Westchester, IL

Britten School: K through 12th grade

02/13/2018

Whitewater, WI

Irvin L. Young Memorial Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/13/2018

Lake Zurich, IL

Ela Township "55 Plus": "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/12/2018

Rolling Meadows, IL

Americans for Prosperity: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/12/2018

Westmont, IL

Cordia Senior Residence: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/12/2018

Chicago, IL

Maria Saucedo Scholastic Academy: 1st grade (in English/Spanish)

02/11/2018

Schaumburg, IL

Prairie Center for the Arts: Lecture Series; "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/10/2018

Norridge, IL

Central Baptist Village (Senior Residence): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/09/2018

Lemont, IL

Lemont Area Historical Society: "Drinkin' with Lincoln"

02/08/2018

Oak Forest, IL

Acorn Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/07/2018

Prospect Heights, IL

Prospect Heights Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/07/2018

Barrington, IL

Prairieview at The Garlands (Senior Retirement Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/07/2018

Gilberts, IL

Gilberts Elementary School: 2nd grade

02/06/2018

Stickney, IL

Stickney-Forest View Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/06/2018

Oak Park, IL

Belmont Village Senior Living: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Race Relations" (for Black History Month)

02/06/2018

St. John, IN

St. John the Evangelist School: K through 8th grade

02/06/2018

Plymouth, IN

Washington Discovery Academy: 4th grade

02/05/2018

Chicago, IL

St. Pauls House Lutheran Life Community (senior residence): "Lincoln on Education & the Law"

02/04/2018

Oak Brook, IL

Oak Brook Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

01/31/2018

Chicago, IL

Illinois Council for History Education Annual Conference (at Chicago History Museum)

01/28/2018

Lockport, IL

Grace Baptist Church: Old-Fashioned Service

01/20/2018

St. Charles, IL

American Heritage Living History Show

12/30/2017

Crown Point, IN

private party

12/12/2017

Niles, IL

Village of Niles Board: Board meeting

12/12/2017

Niles, IL

Niles-Maine District Library: Illinois Bicentennial Kick-Off

12/07/2017

LaPorte, IN

Boston Middle School: 6th through 8th grade

12/06/2017

Mishawaka, IN

Penn High School: AP English/History seminar

12/05/2017

Bremen, IN

Bremen Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

11/22/2017

Darien, IL

Indian Prairie Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving" and turkey pardoning!

11/18/2017

Whiting, IN

Whiting Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/18/2017

Schaumburg, IL

Computer Assisted Genealogy Group of Northern Illinois (meets at Schaumburg Township Public Library): "A New Birth of Freedom"

11/17/2017

Chicago, IL

Bethesda Rehab & Senior Care: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/16/2017

Manteno, IL

Manteno Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/15/2017

Colesburg, IA

Colesburg Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/15/2017

Earlville, IA

Ruth Suckow Memorial Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/15/2017

Delhi, IA

Delhi Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/14/2017

Edgewood, IA

Edgewood Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/14/2017

Hopkinton, IA

Hopkinton Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/13/2017

Anamosa, IA

Anamosa Library & Learning Center: "A New Birth of Freedom"

11/11/2017

Elmhurst, IL

American Legion Post T.H.B. 187: Military Ball

11/11/2017

Oak Park, IL

Veterans Day Observance at Oak Park Arms

11/10/2017

Plymouth, IN

Jefferson Elementary School: K through 4th grade

11/09/2017

Nappanee, IN

Nappanee Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/09/2017

South Bend, IN

Studebaker National Museum

11/08/2017

Buchanan, MI

Buchanan District Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

11/08/2017

Bristol, IN

Bristol Elementary School: K through 6th grade

11/07/2017

Rochester, IN

Fulton County Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

11/06/2017

Chicago Ridge, IL

Chicago Ridge Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

11/06/2017

Cicero, IL

Cicero Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving", especially for children

11/04/2017

Indianapolis, IN

CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental 5K: as a "Running Abe"

11/03/2017

Noblesville, IN

Cub Scout Pack 135 Fundraising Dinner at Faith Community Church

11/03/2017

Indianapolis, IN

Indiana Council for the Social Studies Conference

11/02/2017

Zionsville, IN

Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/02/2017

Indianapolis, IN

Monumental Health and Fitness Expo

10/28/2017

Forest Park, IL

Forest Park Casket Races: as a "Running Abe"

10/20-22/2017

Channahon, IL

Civil War Days at Dollinger Farm

10/18-19/2017

Wisconsin Dells, WI

Wisconsin Library Association Annual Conference

10/17/2017

Columbus, WI

Columbus Middle School: 6th grade

10/17/2017

Reedsburg, WI

Reedsburg Area High School: "Civil War & Aftermath" course

10/16/2017

Reedsburg, WI

Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/14/2017

Franklin, WI

Franklin Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/12/2017

Burlington, WI

Lyons Center Elementary School: K through 4th grade

10/10/2017

Elgin, IL

Gail Borden Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/07/2017

Janesville, WI

Hedberg Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/06/2017

Janesville, WI

Rock County Historical Society: "Night of the Bite" launch party for "Spirits in the Night" Tours

10/06/2017

Janesville, WI

St. Matthew's Lutheran School: K through 8th grade

10/05/2017

Fredericksburg, IA

Upham Memorial Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/05/2017

Ossian, IA

South Winneshiek Elementary & Middle School: K through 8th grade

10/04/2017

Waukon, IA

First Baptist Church: AWANA

10/04/2017

Waukon, IA

St. Patrick School: 1st through 6th grade

10/03/2017

Elkader, IA

Elkader Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/03/2017

Decorah, IA

North Winneshiek Community School: 1st through 6th grade

10/02/2017

Waukon, IA

Robey Memorial Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

09/24/2017

Oak Park, IL

Fall Fest at Rehm Park & Oak Park Conservatory (including a "mascot race")

09/23/2017

Menomonee Falls, WI

Menomonee Falls Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

09/23/2017

Germantown, WI

Germantown Oktoberfest at Dheinsville Historic Park

09/22/2017

Delavan, WI

St. Andrew Parish School: K through 8th grade

09/16-17/2017

Hainesville, IL

Village of Hainesville Civil War Re-enactment

09/14/2017

Crete, IL

Crete Public Library: "Lincoln on Education & the Law"

09/13/2017

Glen Ellyn, IL

Premier Showcase

09/09-10/2017

Homer Township, IL

Homer Harvest Days – "Living History"

08/29/2017

Chicago, IL

Cornerstone Academy

08/27/2017

Compton, IL

private party (birthday)

08/26/2017

River Forest, IL

"Rotary Rally": Community Festival of Rotary Club of Oak Park-River Forest, representing River Forest Township

08/26/2017

Westchester, IL

Wolf Road Prairie Fest, by Save the Prairie Society

08/22-23/2017

Oakbrook Terrace, IL

Senior Lifestyle Expo "Celebrate America!"

08/21/2017

St. Louis, MO

Great American Total Solar Eclipse at Jefferson Barracks Park

08/05-06/2017

Carpentersville, IL

Carpentersville Civil War Re-enactment

07/29/2017

Springfield, IL

Iron Abe Olympic Triathlon: as a "Running Abe"

07/22-23/2017

Lombard, IL

Lombard's Civil War Re-enactment

07/15-16/2017

Bloomington-Normal, IL

Lincoln's Festival on Route 66: "Lincoln on Education & the Law" (at Franklin Park) / "A New Birth of Freedom" (at Bloomington Public Library)

07/12/2017

Elm Grove, WI

Elm Grove Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

07/08-09/2017

Lockport, IL

John Lane Days

07/07/2017

Chicago, IL

Bethesda Rehab & Senior Care: "A New Birth of Freedom"

07/04/2017

Oak Park, IL

Oak Park Fourth of July Parade

06/24/2017

Lemont, IL

Lemont Quarrymen Vintage Base Ball Tournament

06/23/2017

Chicago, IL

American Library Association Annual Conference and Exhibition: at the "Library Comic" booth

06/22/2017

Forest Park, IL

Forest Park Juneteenth Family Pool Party

06/17/2017

Champaign, IL

Champaign Public Library, Douglass Branch: Juneteenth Celebration

06/17/2017

Petersburg, IL

Stovepipe Sprint Triathlon: as a "Running Abe"

06/16/2017

Lincoln, IL

Lincoln Heritage Museum at Lincoln College

06/16/2017

East Peoria, IL

Fondulac Rehabilitation & Health Care Center

06/11/2017

Elgin, IL

Elgin Civil War Experience

06/05/2017 Sussex, WI Templeton Middle School: 8th grade

06/02-03/2017

Springfield, IL

Legacy of Giving Music Festival (including Lincoln's Legacy 5K as a "Running Abe")

06/02/2017

Springfield, IL

Lincoln's Legacy 5K/10K: as a "Running Abe"

06/02/2017

Springfield, IL

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum

05/31/2017 Chicago, IL

Maria Saucedo Scholastic Academy: 7th grade

05/29/2017

Oak Park, IL

Belmont Village Senior Living: "A New Birth of Freedom"

05/29/2017

River Forest, IL

River Forest Memorial Day Parade

05/29/2017

Oak Park, IL

Oak Park Memorial Day Ceremony

05/26/2017

LaGrange Park, IL

Park Junior High School: 7th grade

05/25/2017

Chicago, IL

University of Chicago, Max Palevsky Residential Commons, Hoover House: dinner with Serf Auction winners

05/25/2017 New Berlin, WI Ronald Reagan Elementary School: 5th grade
05/24/2017 Elm Grove, WI Pilgrim Park Middle School: 7th grade
05/23/2017 Cedar Grove, WI Cedar Grove-Belgium Middle School: 5th, 6th, and 8th grade
05/22/2017 Fredonia, WI Ozaukee Elementary School: 2nd through 5th grade
05/22/2017 Fredonia, WI Ozaukee Middle School: 7th grade

05/20/2017

Chicago, IL

Chicago Area Mensa (meeting at North Park University)

05/20/2017

River Forest, IL

Celebrating Seniors Week: Blaze a Trail 5K Run/Walk (as a "Running Abe")

05/15/2017

Western Springs, IL

Thomas Ford Memorial Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

05/09/2017

South Bend, IN

Indiana Library Federation District 1 Conference

05/08/2017

Cassopolis, MI

Sam Adams Elementary School: 3rd through 6th grade

05/05/2017

Rosemont, IL

Reaching Forward Conference

04/29/2017

Champaign, IL

Champaign County History Museum

04/28/2017

Urbana, IL

Urbana Middle School: 7th grade

04/25/2017

Harrison, OH

St. John the Baptist School: 5th through 8th grade

04/25/2017

Cincinnati, OH

Deer Park Junior/Senior High School: 8th grade

04/24/2017

Cincinnati, OH

North College Hill High School

04/24/2017

Fairfield, OH

Sacred Heart of Jesus School: 5th through 8th grade

04/20-23/2017

Lexington, KY

Association of Lincoln Presenters Annual Conference

04/20/2017

Erlanger, KY

Kenton County Public Library - Erlanger Branch: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/19/2017

Covington, KY

Kenton County Public Library - Covington Branch: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/19/2017

Reading, OH

Hilltop Elementary School

04/11/2017

Homewood, IL

Homewood Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/10/2017

Bourbonnais, IL

Bourbonnais Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/10/2017

Kenilworth, IL

The Joseph Sears School: 1st, 4th, and 7th grade

04/07-08/2017

Lisle, IL

Illinois PTA Annual Convention

04/06/2017

Franklin Grove, IL

Franklin Grove Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/05/2017

Polo, IL

Polo Public Library

04/04/2017

Skokie, IL

Oakton Community College Emeritus Program: "Passages" Lecture Series

03/24/2017

La Grange, IL

La Grange Highlands Middle School: 7th grade

03/24/2017

La Grange, IL

La Grange Highlands Elementary School: 4th grade

03/21/2017

Beaver Dam, WI

Beaver Dam Community Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/19-20/2017

Madison, WI Wisconsin Council for the Social Studies Annual Conference

03/18/2017

Northfield, IL

Northfield Branch Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/17/2017

Earlville, IL

Earlville Community Unit School District: Fine Arts Festival (K through 12th grade)

03/15/2017

Chicago, IL

Chicago Activity Professionals Association Entertainer Showcase (at Bethesda Rehab & Senior Care)

03/13/2017

Crown Point, IN

Wittenberg Village Lutheran Life Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/11/2017

Geneseo, IL

Geneseo Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

03/10/2017

Moline, IL

Illinois Council for the Social Studies Spring Conference

03/09/2017

Amboy, IL

Amboy Junior High School: 6th grade

03/04/2017

Forest Park, IL Forest Park St. Patrick's Day Parade (with Harlem Mnner- und Damenchor)

03/02/2017

Chicago, IL

Pui Tak Christian School: K through 8th grade

02/28/2017

Fayette, IA

Fayette Community Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/28/2017

Fayette, IA

Upper Iowa University

02/28/2017

McGregor, IA

MFL MarMac Middle School: 4th through 8th grade

02/27/2017

Guttenberg, IA

Guttenberg Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (at Guttenberg Municipal Building)

02/27/2017

Andrew, IA

Andrew Middle School: 6th through 8th grade

02/25/2017

Hopkinton, IA

Hopkinton Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/25/2017

Edgewood, IA

Edgewood Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/25/2017

Colesburg, IA

Colesburg Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/25/2017

Earlville, IA

Ruth Suckow Memorial Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/24/2017

Maquoketa, IA

Maquoketa Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (performance at Decker Hotel)

02/24/2017

Andrew, IA

Andrew Elementary School: K through 5th grade

02/24/2017

Dubuque, IA

Dubuque Lutheran School: K through 5th grade

02/23/2017

Maquoketa, IA

Maquoketa Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (performance at Decker Hotel)

02/22/2017

Elmhurst, IL

Park Place of Elmhurst Retirement Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/22/2017

West Chicago, IL

Indian Knoll Elementary School: K through 5th grade

02/21/2017

Somonauk, IL

Somonauk Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

02/21/2017

Sandwich, IL

Opera House of Sandwich: Performing Arts for Youth and Seniors Series

02/20/2017

Chicago, IL

St. Pauls House Lutheran Life Community (senior residence): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/20/2017

Oak Park, IL

Oak Park Public Library: children's program

02/19/2017

Chicago, IL

Mercy Circle Retirement Community: "Lincoln on Religion & Spirituality"

02/18/2017

River Forest, IL

private party (birthday)

02/18/2017

North Riverside, IL

North Riverside Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/17/2017

South Bend, IN

St. Paul's Senior Living Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/16/2017

Granger, IN

Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library, Harris Branch: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/16/2017

Elkhart, IN

Osolo Elementary School: 3rd through 6th grade

02/16/2017

Bremen, IN

Bremen High School: 9th through 12th grade

02/15/2017

South Bend, IN

St. Joseph County Public Library, Centre Township Branch: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/15/2017

South Bend, IN

St. Anthony de Padua Catholic School: K through 8th grade (except 5th grade)

02/15/2017

Mishawaka, IN

Covenant Christian School: K through 8th grade

02/13/2017

Cary, IL

Cary Area Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/13/2017

Carpentersville, IL

Golfview Elementary School: K through 5th grade (in English/Spanish)

02/13/2017

Hampshire, IL

Hampshire Elementary School: K through 5th grade

02/12/2017

Schaumburg, IL

Prairie Center for the Arts, Lecture Series: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/11/2017

Champaign, IL

Champaign Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/10/2017

Lemont, IL

Lemont Area Historical Society: "Drinkin' with Lincoln"

02/10/2017

Burr Ridge, IL

Brookdale Burr Ridge Senior Living Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/10/2017

Gilberts, IL

Gilberts Elementary School: 2nd grade

02/10/2017

Crystal Lake, IL

St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic School: K through 8th grade

02/09/2017

Kouts, IN

Kouts Public Library (Porter County Public Library System): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/09/2017

Valparaiso, IN

Valparaiso Public Library (Porter County Public Library System): "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/07/2017

Stickney, IL

Stickney-Forest View Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/06/2017

Chicago, IL

Maria Saucedo Scholastic Academy: 1st grade (in English/Spanish)

02/06/2017

River Forest, IL

River Forest Public Library: "Coffee Monday" seniors/adults program

02/03/2017

Janesville, WI

St. William Catholic School: K through 8th grade

02/02/2017

Beloit, WI

Beloit Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/02/2017

Brookfield, WI

Heritage Place Brookfield Senior Living Community: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/02/2017

Sheboygan, WI

Jackson Elementary School: 5th grade

02/01/2017

Sheboygan Falls, WI

Pine Haven Christian Communities, Haven Drive campus: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/01/2017

Sheboygan Falls, WI

Pine Haven Christian Communities, Giddings Avenue campus: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/01/2017

Oostburg, WI

Pine Haven Christian Communities, Oostburg campus: "A New Birth of Freedom"

01/26/2017

Janesville, WI

Rock County Historical Society

01/26/2017

Janesville, WI

Craig High School

01/26/2017

Janesville, WI

Madison Elementary School

12/08/2016

Hammond, IN

Hammond Public Library

12/01/2016

Granger, IN

Mary Frank Elementary School: K through 5th grade

11/22/2016

Bensenville, IL

Bensenville Community Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/20/2016

Roselle, IL

Roselle Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/19/2016

Worth, IL

Worth Public Library

11/18/2016

Chicago, IL

IASB/IASA/IASBO Joint Annual Conference (with Baysinger Architects & Association of Illinois Rural and Small Schools)

11/17/2016

Brookfield, WI

Brookfield Public Library

11/17/2016

Grafton, WI

St. Joseph Parish School: K through 8th grade

11/17/2016

Cedarburg, WI

First Immanuel Lutheran School: 4th through 8th grade

11/17/2016

Saukville, WI

Ozaukee Christian School: K through 8th grade

11/16/2016

Kewaskum, WI

Kewaskum Public Library

11/15/2016 Port Washington, WI Dunwiddie Elementary School: K through 4th grade
11/15/2016 Port Washington, WI Lincoln Elementary School: K through 4th grade

11/14/2016

Chicago, IL

Lincoln, a "man on the street" in & around Millennium Park

11/11/2016

Chicago, IL

Peterson Park Heath Care Center: Veterans Day Program

11/11/2016

Oak Park, IL

Veterans Day Observance at Oak Park Arms

11/07/2016

Skokie, IL

Highland Elementary School: Family Reading Night

11/05/2016

Hillside, IL

Hillside Veterans Day Parade

11/03/2016

Riverside, IL

Riverside Public Library

11/03/2016

Downers Grove, IL

private party (100th birthday!)

10/24/2016

Crete, IL

Crete Public Library

10/23/2016

Oak Park, IL

Frank Lloyd Wright Races: as a "Running Abe"

10/22/2016

Forest Park, IL

Forest Park Casket Races: as a "Running Abe"

10/20/2016

Lowell, IN

Oak Hill Elementary School: 5th grade

10/19/2016

Columbus, WI

Columbus Middle School: 6th grade

10/18/2016

Watertown, WI

Watertown Public Library: all ages

10/18/2016

Watertown, WI

Lincoln Elementary School: K through 2nd grade

10/18/2016

Watertown, WI

Schurz Elementary School: K through 5th grade

10/14/2016

Scales Mound, IL

Scales Mound High School: 9th through 12th grade

10/14/2016

Scales Mound, IL

Scales Mound Junior High School: 6th through 8th grade

10/14/2016

Savanna, IL

West Carroll Primary School: K through 4th grade

10/12-13/2016

Dubuque, IA

Iowa Library Association Annual Conference

10/12/2016

Benton, WI

Benton Elementary School: K through 6th grade

10/11/2016

Peosta, IA

Dubuque County Library District, Peosta/NICC Branch

10/11/2016

Hanover, IL

River Ridge Elementary School: K through 5th grade

10/11/2016

Hanover, IL

River Ridge Middle School: 7th and 8th grade

10/11/2016

Stockton, IL

Stockton Middle School: 8th grade

10/04/2016

Hanover, IN

Southwestern Elementary School: 3rd through 5th grade

10/04/2016

Scottsburg, IN

Scottsburg Middle School: 6th through 8th grade

10/03/2016

Brownstown, IN

Brownstown Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

10/03/2016

Brownstown, IN

Lutheran Central School: K through 8th grade

10/01-02/2016

Hodgenville, KY

"Lincoln Days" Celebration (including Railsplitter Run as a "Running Abe")

09/30/2016

Floyds Knobs, IN

St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic School: 1st through 6th grade

09/30/2016

Sellersburg, IN

St. John Paul II Catholic School: 4th through 6th grade

09/29/2016

Vevay, IN

Switzerland County Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

09/29/2016

East Enterprise, IN

Switzerland County Elementary School: K through 6th grade

09/29/2016

Clarksville, IN

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic School: K through 7th grade

09/28/2016

Chicago, IL

Chicago Activity Professionals Association Entertainer Fair

09/27/2016

Cicero, IL

Cicero Public Library: children's program

09/27/2016

Plymouth, IN

Washington Discovery Academy: 4th grade

09/21/2016

River Forest, IL

River Forest Township Ice-Cream Social

09/21/2016

Oak Park, IL

Oak Park Township Information Fair

09/17/2016

Peotone, IL

Peotone Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

09/17/2016

River Forest, IL

Makin' Tracks 5K Run/Walk (as a "Running Abe")

09/16/2016

Lemont, IL

Lemont Area Historical Society: Art & History Walk

09/10-11/2016

Homer Township, IL

Homer Harvest Days – "Living History"

09/10/2016

Elmhurst, IL

American Legion Post T.H.B. 187: Military Ball and Medal of Honor Ceremony

08/30/2016

Oak Park, IL

Park District of Oak Park: promotional videos for Frank Lloyd Wright Races (filmed in front of high school)

08/22/2016

Lyons, IL

Lyons Public Library

08/13/2016

Delavan, WI

Historical Program with 1st Brigade Band

08/09/2016

Oak Park, IL

Oak Park Township Senior Center & Scoville Park: promotional photos for Illinois Township Day

08/06-07/2016

Carpentersville, IL

Carpentersville Civil War Re-enactment

07/21/2016

Hoopeston, IL

Hoopeston Public Library: children's program

07/16/2016

Bloomington, IL

Lincoln's Festival in Bloomington: "Lincoln as Story-Teller" (at Bloomington Public Library) / "A New Birth of Freedom" (at Franklin Park)

07/04/2016

Oak Park, IL

Oak Park Fourth of July Parade

07/04/2016

Riverside, IL

Independence Day 5K Run (as a "Running Abe")

06/11/2016

Lemont, IL

Lemont Quarrymen Vintage Base Ball Tournament

06/02/2016

Chicago, IL

Maria Saucedo Scholastic Academy: 7th grade

06/01/2016

River Forest, IL

Lincoln Elementary School: 4th grade

05/31/2016

Oak Park, IL

Percy Julian Middle School: 7th grade

05/30/2016

River Forest, IL

River Forest Memorial Day Parade

05/30/2016

Oak Park, IL

Oak Park Memorial Day Ceremony

05/27/2016 Mequon, WI Lake Shore Middle School: 7th grade
05/27/2016 Kewaskum, WI Holy Trinity School: K through 8th grade
05/26/2016 Port Washington, WI Port Catholic School: 5th through 8th grade
05/26/2016 Fredonia, WI Divine Savior Catholic School: K through 6th grade
05/25/2016 Elm Grove, WI Pilgrim Park Middle School: 7th grade
05/25/2016 Brookfield, WI Wisconsin Hills Middle School: 7th grade
05/24/2016 Fredonia, WI Ozaukee Middle School: 7th grade
05/24/2016 Port Washington, WI Thomas Jefferson Middle School: 8th grade
05/23/2016 Sussex, WI Hamilton High School: AP History and Government classes
05/23/2016 Sussex, WI Templeton Middle School: 8th grade

05/22/2016

Forest Park, IL

Forest Park Public Library

05/21/2016

Steger, IL

Steger-South Chicago Heights Public Library

05/19/2016

Chicago, IL

University of Chicago, Max Palevsky Residential Commons, Hoover House: dinner with Serf Auction winners

05/19/2016

Romeoville, IL

John J. Lukancic Middle School: 7th grade

05/14/2016

River Forest, IL

Celebrating Seniors Week: Battle of the Bands

05/14/2016

River Forest, IL

Celebrating Seniors Week: Blaze a Trail 5K Run/Walk (as a "Running Abe")

05/06/2016

Rosemont, IL

Reaching Forward Conference

04/22/2016

LaGrange Park, IL

Park Junior High School: 7th grade

04/20/2016

Somonauk, IL

Somonauk Public Library

04/19/2016

Bluford, IL

Farrington Elementary School: K through 8th grade

04/19/2016

Centralia, IL

Grand Prairie Elementary School: K through 8th grade

04/18/2016

Centralia, IL

Centralia House Restaurant

04/18/2016

Central City, IL

Central City School: K through 8th grade

04/18/2016

Centralia, IL

Willow Grove School: K through 8th grade

04/14-17/2016

Santa Claus, IN

Association of Lincoln Presenters Annual Conference

04/14/2016

Grayville, IL

Groff Memorial Library (Wabash Theater)

04/14/2016

Mt. Vernon, IL

Mt. Vernon Appellate Courthouse

04/14/2016

Mt. Vernon, IL

Zadok Casey Middle School: 6th and 7th grades

04/14/2016

Waltonville, IL

Waltonville Grade School: K through 8th grade

04/11/2016

Kenilworth, IL

The Joseph Sears School: 6th through 8th grade

04/10/2016

Oak Park, IL

Good Life Race: as a "Running Abe"

03/24/2016

Oak Park, IL

Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School: 7th grade

03/13-14/2016

Madison, WI Wisconsin Council for the Social Studies Annual Conference (also Great Lakes Social Studies Conference)

03/05/2016

Forest Park, IL Forest Park St. Patrick's Day Parade (with Harlem Mnner- und Damenchor)

03/02/2016

Wilmette, IL Baker Demonstration School: 4th/5th grades

02/29/2016

Berwyn, IL

Jefferson Elementary School: 1st through 5th grades

02/26/2016

Darien, IL

Mark DeLay School: K through 2nd grade

02/25/2016

Chicago, IL

Pacific Garden Mission

02/21/2016

Norridge, IL

Central Baptist Village (Senior Residence)

02/19/2016

Hinckley, IL

Hinckley Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/19/2016

Mendota, IL

Northbrook School: 5th through 8th grade

02/19/2016

Sheridan, IL

Sheridan Grade School: K through 8th grade

02/18/2016

LaSalle, IL

LaSalle Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (for children)

02/18/2016

Streator, IL

Kimes Elementary School: K through 4th grade

02/16/2016

Urbana, IL

Urbana Middle School: 7th grade

02/15/2016

Tolono, IL

Tolono Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (for children)

02/13/2016

Oswego, IL

Oswego Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/12/2016

Lemont, IL

Lemont Area Historical Society: "Drinkin' with Lincoln" (on his birthday!)

02/12/2016

Elmhurst, IL

Lincoln Elementary School: K through 5th grade

02/11/2016

East Peoria, IL

Fondulac District Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (two programs, one for children and the other for adults)

02/11/2016

Morton, IL

Lettie Brown Elementary School: Pre-K through 6th grade

02/11/2016

Marquette Heights, IL

Marquette Elementary School: K through 2nd grade

02/11/2016

Marquette Heights, IL

Rogers Elementary School: 3rd through 5th grade

02/11/2016

Marquette Heights, IL

Georgetowne Middle School: 6th through 8th grade

02/10/2016

Westchester, IL

MacNeal School: K through 12th grade

02/09/2016

Gilberts, IL

Gilberts Elementary School: 2nd grade

02/09/2016

Carpentersville, IL

Liberty Elementary School: K through 5th grade

02/05/2016

Kankakee, IL

Montessori Magnet School - Lincoln Cultural Center: K through 8th grade

02/04/2016

Watseka, IL

Watseka Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

02/04/2016

Cissna Park, IL

Cissna Park Elem. School, Jr. High School, & High School: K through HS

01/29/2016

Chicago, IL

Maria Saucedo Scholastic Academy: 1st grade (in English/Spanish)

01/16/2016

Franklin Grove, IL

Lincoln Way Inn: birthday party

01/14/2016

Amboy, IL

Amboy Junior High School: 6th grade

01/13/2016

Rochelle, IL

Lincoln Elementary School: K through 5th grade

01/13/2016

Creston, IL

Creston School: K through 8th grade

11/22/2015

Forest Park, IL

Forest Park Baptist Church: Thanksgiving message

11/20/2015

Chicago, IL

Maria Saucedo Scholastic Academy: 2nd grade (in English/Spanish)

11/14/2015

Petersburg, IL

Abe's Trail Trek: as Abe and also "Running Abe"!

11/13-14/2015

Springfield, IL

Old State Capitol

11/11/2015

Oak Park, IL

Veterans Day Observance at Oak Park Arms

11/07/2015

New Buffalo, MI

private party

10/22-24/2015

Peoria, IL

Illinois Library Conference (academic, public, school, and special libraries)

10/22/2015

Germantown Hills, IL

Germantown Hills Middle School

10/21/2015

Spring Bay, IL

Riverview Grade School

10/18/2015

Oak Park, IL

Frank Lloyd Wright Races: as a "Running Abe"

10/16/2015

Palatine, IL

Illinois Council for the Social Studies Fall Conference

10/05/2015

Lexington, KY

The Lexington School

10/05/2015

Lexington, KY

Rosa Parks Elementary School

10/03-04/2015

Hodgenville, KY

"Lincoln Days" Celebration (including Railsplitter Run as a "Running Abe")

09/12-13/2015

Homer Township, IL

Homer Harvest Days – "Living History"

08/29/2015

River Forest, IL

"Rotary Rally": Community Festival of Rotary Club of Oak Park - River Forest

08/29/2015

Ottawa, IL

General W.H.L. Wallace Memorial Weekend: "La Salle County at Peace: The Public & Soldiers Speak"

08/22/2015

Lemont, IL

Lemont Quarrymen Vintage Base Ball Game: throw out first pitch! 

08/11/2015

Oak Park, IL

West Cook YMCA: Summer Camp (including visiting Japanese students)

07/25-26/2015

Thomson, IL

Thomson Sesquicentennial Festival

07/04/2015

Oak Park, IL

Oak Park Fourth of July Parade

06/14/2015

Lemont, IL

St. James at Sag Bridge Church: Civil War Re-enactment "The Ideas behind the Bullets"

06/05/2015

Addison, IL

Indian Trail Junior High School

06/02/2015

Romeoville, IL

John J. Lukancic Middle School

05/29/2015

Elmhurst, IL

Bryan Middle School

05/25/2015

River Forest, IL

River Forest Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony

05/25/2015

Oak Park, IL

Oak Park Memorial Day Ceremony

05/07/2015

Oak Park, IL

National Day of Prayer Observance at Oak Park Public Library

05/06/2015

Elmhurst, IL

Sandburg Middle School

05/06/2015

Oak Park, IL

Oak Park and River Forest High School: Parents 4 Student Success (PTO) Staff Appreciation Breakfast

04/16-19/2015

Vandalia, IL

Association of Lincoln Presenters Annual Conference

04/15/2015

Oak Park, IL

Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School: 7th grade

04/11/2015

Deerfield, IL

Trinity International University: Talent Show

02/18/2015

River Forest, IL

Willard Elementary School

02/17/2015

Oak Park, IL

Irving Elementary School

02/15/2015

Norridge, IL

Central Baptist Village (Senior Residence)

02/09/2015

Maywood, IL

TEACH Homeschool Group

12/12/2014

Chicago, IL

Chicago Hope Academy

11/30/2014

Oak Park, IL

Judson Baptist Church

09/06-07/2014

Homer Township, IL

Homer Harvest Days – "Living History"

08/21/2014

Chicago, IL

Cornerstone Academy

07/04/2014

Oak Park, IL

Oak Park Fourth of July Parade

06/29/2014

Forest Park, IL

Forest Park Baptist Church

05/28/2014

Romeoville, IL

John J. Lukancic Middle School

05/26/2014

River Forest, IL

River Forest Memorial Day Parade

11/26/2011

Camarma de Esteruelas (Madrid), Spain

Christian Community of Camarma – Thanksgiving Celebration – in Spanish

11/12/2011

Tres Cantos (Madrid), Spain

Global Ventures – Thanksgiving Celebration – in Spanish

02/08/2010

Guadalajara, Spain

Youth Center – English class

02/08/2010

Camarma de Esteruelas (Madrid), Spain

Evangelical Christian Academy

11/21/2009

Camarma de Esteruelas (Madrid), Spain

Christian Community of Camarma – Thanksgiving Celebration (read the proclamation) – in Spanish

11/14/2009

Aun (Guadalajara), Spain

"Pea de Horeb" Retreat Center - METAS Association – English Camp

05/28/2008 Mishawaka, IN

Elm Road Elementary School

05/22/2008

Wallingford, PA

Strath Haven Middle School

05/21/2008 Philadelphia, PA New Greenwich Light Baptist Church
05/21/2008 Philadelphia, PA Wyoming Avenue Baptist Church – after-school program (Whosoever Gospel Mission)

05/13/2008

Springfield, PA

E.T. Richardson Middle School

05/01/2008

Media, PA

Delaware County Courthouse – National Day of Prayer

04/29/2008

Woodlyn, PA

Woodlyn Christian School – school play

04/28/2008

Wallingford, PA

Plush Mills Sage Senior Living Community

03/30/2006

Azuqueca de Henares (Guad.), Spain

Cultural Center – "International Cultural Week" – in Spanish

11/20/2005

Camarma de Esteruelas (Madrid), Spain

ECA – Thanksgiving Celebration (read the proclamation) – first time in Spanish!

02/16/2005

Camarma de Esteruelas (Madrid), Spain

Evangelical Christian Academy – first time in Spain!

06/09/2003

Philadelphia, PA

The Union League – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers convention

06/06/2003

West Chester, PA

West Chester Men's Fellowship Group

06/04/2003

Media, PA

Naturalization Service – Delaware County Courthouse

05/25/2003

Fallston, MD

Harvest Community Church

05/25/2003

Jarrettsville, MD

Great Hope Bible Church

05/25/2003

Millville, NJ

First United Methodist Church

05/16/2003

Linwood, NJ

Belhaven Middle School – band concert

05/16/2003

Somers Point, NJ

Atlantic Christian School

05/16/2003

Linwood, NJ

Linwood Community Church

05/15/2003

Collingdale, PA

Collingdale Christian School

05/08/2003

Linwood, NJ

Seaview Elementary School

05/08/2003

Linwood, NJ

Belhaven Middle School – band concert

05/06/2003

Woodlyn, PA

Woodlyn Christian School

05/04/2003

Glen Mills, PA

Stonybank Community Church

05/01/2003

Media, PA

Delaware County Courthouse – National Day of Prayer

04/10/2003

Ridley Park, PA

Ridley Middle School

04/06/2003

New Cumberland, PA

Fairview Bethel Church of God

03/07/2003

Media, PA

Nativity BVM School

03/04/2003

Philadelphia, PA

Whosoever Gospel Mission and Rescue Home

02/23/2003

Lansdale, PA

Family Worship Center

02/23/2003

Hammonton, NJ

Hammonton Baptist Church

02/21/2003

Birdsboro, PA

Berks Christian School

02/21/2003

Philadelphia, PA

Christian Stronghold Academy

02/15/2003

Washington, PA

Abundant Life Baptist Church – Men's Banquet

02/14/2003

Elizabethtown, PA

Newville Bible Church – Sweetheart Banquet

02/14/2003

Sharon Hill, PA

Sharon Hill Elementary School

02/13/2003

Newark, DE

Road Runners and Future Discovery Team Homeschool Group

02/09/2003

Elverson, PA

Living Rock Bible Church

02/09/2003

Pottsville, PA

First Baptist Church of Pottsville

02/08/2003

Stonington, PA

Stonington Baptist Church – Valentine's Banquet

02/02/2003

Marcus Hook, PA

Bible Presbyterian Church

01/17/2003

Primos, PA

Darby Township Elementary School

01/15/2003

Wilmington, DE

City Gates Homeschool Academy

01/12/2003

Allenwood, PA

Washington Presbyterian Church

12/01/2002

Shamokin, PA

Grace Chapel

11/10/2002

Wycombe, PA

First Baptist Church of Wycombe

11/10/2002

Southampton, NJ

Red Lion Faith Chapel

11/03/2002

West Pittston, PA

Grace Bible Church

10/29-30/2002

Woodlyn, PA

Woodlyn Christian School – school play (two performances)

10/25/2002

Sunbury, PA

Manor Care Nursing Home

10/25/2002

Paxinos, PA

Meadowview Christian Academy

10/25/2002

Treverton, PA

Line Mountain High School

10/21/2002

Monroe, NY

The Museum Village – filming for educational video

10/06/2002

Darby, PA

Maranatha Tabernacle

10/03/2002

Frederick, MD

Civil War tour group

07/02/2002

Secane, PA

Ridley Area YMCA – summer camp

06/30/2002

Lansdale, PA

Open Bible Church of North Penn

06/09/2002

Norwood, PA

Norwood United Methodist Church

05/26/2002

Essington, PA

First Baptist Church of Essington

05/26/2002

Media, PA

First Baptist Church of Media

05/01/2002 Washington, DC SGMA Capital Challenge 3 Mile Race: as a "Running Abe" on the US EPA team

04/08/2002

Aldan, PA

Aldan Union Church – Explorer Girls

04/07/2002

Warminster, PA

Warminster Baptist Church

03/20/2002

Broomall, PA

Paxon Hollow Middle School

02/23/2002

Philadelphia, PA

Greater Exodus Baptist Church – mentoring program

02/17/2002

Philadelphia, PA

CareView Community Church

02/17/2002

Folcroft, PA

Folcroft Union Church

02/11/2002

Glen Mills, PA

St. Thomas the Apostle School

11/21/2001

Springfield, PA

St. Francis of Assisi School

11/14/2001

Pemberton, NJ

First Baptist Church of Pemberton – AWANA

11/11/2001

Wallingford, PA

Garden City Chapel

07/08/2001

Pemberton, NJ

First Baptist Church of Pemberton

07/04/2001

Aldan, PA

Fourth of July Parade

07/01/2001

Ridley Park, PA

Ridley Park Presbyterian Church

05/28/2001

Lansdowne, PA

Memorial Day Parade

05/27/2001

Upper Darby, PA

Grace Independent Baptist Church

05/20/2001

Chester, PA

North Chester Baptist Church

05/19/2001

Conshohocken, PA

First Baptist Church of Conshohocken

05/03/2001

Folsom, PA

Community Church of Folsom – Release Time program

05/03/2001

Media, PA

Rose Tree Park – National Day of Prayer

02/20/2001

Aldan, PA

Aldan Union Church – homeschool group

02/18/2001

Prospect Park, PA

Prospect Hill Baptist Church

02/11/2001

Woodlyn, PA

Woodlyn Baptist Church

10/18/2000

Collingdale, PA

First Baptist Church of Collingdale

02/20/2000

Folsom, PA

Community Church of Folsom