Bringing history -
and his story -
to life!

Abraham Lincoln by Kevin Wood
www.MrLincoln.com

number of appearances by state

My Appearances as Abraham Lincoln

I've appeared as Mr. Lincoln in 21 States (DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NE, NJ, NY, OH, PA, SD, TN, WI) plus Wash., DC, and two foreign countries (Canada & Spain)!

Upcoming Portrayals

(scroll down to Completed Portrayals)

11/14/2019

Plainfield, IL

Plainfield Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/14/2019

Clarendon Hills, IL

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

11/15/2019

Worth, IL

Traditions at CIBC Senior Club: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/15/2019

Arlington Heights, IL

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

11/16/2019

Oak Park, IL

St. Edmund Catholic Parish: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/18/2019

Elmhurst, IL

Lexington Square Retirement Community: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/18-20/2019

available for programs in southeastern Wisconsin

  11/18/2019

Delavan, WI

Aram Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

  11/19/2019

Pewaukee, WI

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

  11/19/2019

Lake Geneva, WI

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

  11/20/2019

Oak Creek, WI

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

  11/20/2019

Waterford, WI

Waterford Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/21/2019

Chicago, IL

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

11/22/2019

Chicago, IL

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

11/23/2019

Schaumburg, IL

Prairie Center for the Arts: "Lincoln on the Gettysburg Address" [Ticketed Event]

11/25/2019 Rolling Meadows, IL

Rolling Meadows Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/26/2019

Arlington Heights, IL

Lutheran Home Senior Living Community: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/26/2019

Schaumburg, IL

Schaumburg Township District Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/27/2019 Normal, IL

Normal Public Library: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

11/27/2019 Bloomington, IL

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

11/29/2019

Oak Park, IL

Belmont Village Senior Living: "Lincoln and Thanksgiving"

01/10/2020 Northbrook, IL

Wood Oaks Junior High School: 7th grade

01/13/2020

Northfield, IL

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

01/16/2020

DeKalb, IL

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

01/23/2020

Lemont, IL

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

01/__/2020 (?)

Park Forest, IL

Park Forest Public Library: "From Obscurity to Greatness: Illinois and Lincoln, 1830 to 1861" (pending confirmation of date)

02/03/2020

Western Springs, IL

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

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)

02/06/2020 Chicago, IL

O'Hare International Airport: meet-and-greet

02/06/2020

Brookfield, IL

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

02/07/2020 Chicago, IL

Midway International Airport: meet-and-greet

02/07/2020

Lemont, IL

Lemont Area Historical Society: "Drinkin' with Lincoln"

02/10/2020

Sleepy Hollow, IL

Sleepy Hollow Elementary School: 1st through 5th grade

02/10/2020

Gilberts, IL

Gilberts Elementary School: 2nd grade

02/10/2020

Crystal Lake, IL

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

02/10/2020 Palatine, IL

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

02/11/2020

Chicago, IL

The Clare (Senior Living Community): "Lincoln on the Gettysburg Address"

02/11/2020

Clarendon Hills, IL

The Birches Assisted Living: tbd

02/12/2020

Orland Park, IL

Orland 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

Palos Park, IL

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

02/15/2020

North Riverside, IL

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

02/16/2020

Elgin, IL

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

02/16/2020

Elgin, IL

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

02/17/2020

Naperville, IL

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

02/17/2020

Valparaiso, IN

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

02/18/2020

Skokie, IL

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

02/20-03/03/20

available for programs in Louisiana/Mississippi/Arkansas
  02/20/2020 Jackson, MS Willie Morris Library (Jackson Hinds Library System):
  02/20/2020 Jackson, MS Medgar Evers Library (Jackson Hinds Library System):
  02/20/2020 Clinton, MS Quisenberry Library (Jackson Hinds Library System):
  02/__/2020 Ridgeland, MS St. Andrew's Episcopal School: high school (pending confirmation)
  02/22/2020 (?) North Little Rock, AR William F. Laman Public Library System (pending confirmation)

  02/24/2020

Castor, LA

Castor School (Junior High): 7th/8th grade (sponsored by Bienville Parish Library)

  02/24/2020

Ringgold, LA

Ringgold High School (Junior High): 7th/8th grade (sponsored by Bienville Parish Library)

  02/24/2020

Saline, LA

Saline School (Junior High): 7th/8th grade (sponsored by Bienville Parish Library)

  02/24/2020

Ruston, LA

Lincoln Parish Library: "Lincoln on Slavery, Emancipation, and Race Relations"

  02/25/2020

Arcadia, LA

Arcadia High School (Junior High): 7th/8th grade (sponsored by Bienville Parish Library)

  02/25/2020

Gibsland, LA

Gibsland-Coleman School (Junior High): 7th/8th grade (sponsored by Bienville Parish Library)

  02/25/2020

Monroe, LA

Ouachita Parish Public Library: Main Branch: tbd

  02/25/2020

Monroe, LA

Ouachita Parish Public Library: Carver-McDonald Branch: tbd

  02/26/2020

Ruston, LA

school in Lincoln Parish

  02/27/2020 Vidalia, LA Vidalia Junior High School:
  02/27/2020 Ferriday, LA Delta Charter School:
  02/27/2020 Vidalia, LA Concordia Parish Library - Vidalia Branch:

03/10/2020

Libertyville, IL

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

03/12-14/2020

available for programs in east central / southeastern Wisconsin

  03/12/2020 (?)

Oostburg, WI

Pine Haven Christian Communities, Oostburg campus: tbd

  03/13/2020

Sheboygan, WI

Pigeon River Elementary School: 5th grade

  03/13/2020

Sheboygan, WI

Jackson Elementary School: 2nd and 5th grades

  03/14/2020

Sheboygan Falls, WI

Pine Haven Christian Communities, Haven Drive campus: tbd

  03/14/2020

Sheboygan Falls, WI

Pine Haven Christian Communities, Giddings Avenue campus: tbd

03/23-27/2020

available for programs in metro Cincinnati area
  03/23/2020 New Richmond, OH

New Richmond Branch Library (Clermont County Public Library): "Lincoln on Literature & the Theater" (pending confirmation)

  03/24/2020

Loveland, OH

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

  03/24/2020

Hamilton, OH

Berkeley Square Senior Community: tbd

  03/24/2020 Williamsburg, OH

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

  03/25/2020 New Richmond, OH

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

04/06-08/2020

available for programs in central Illinois

  04/07/2020 (?) 

Savoy, IL

The Windsor of Savoy (Senior Living Community): "A New Birth of Freedom" (pending confirmation)

  04/__/2020 (?) 

Monticello, IL

Maple Point Supportive Living (Piatt County Nursing Home): "A New Birth of Freedom" (pending confirmation)

04/16-19/2020

Springfield, IL

Association of Lincoln Presenters Annual Conference

04/20-25/2020

available for programs in northeastern / east central Iowa

  04/20/2020 (?) 

Postville, IA

Postville Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (pending confirmation)

  04/21/2020 (?) 

Riceville, IA

Riceville Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (pending confirmation of date)

  04/21/2020

Sumner, IA

Sumner Public Library: tbd

  04/22/2020

Allison, IA

North Butler Elementary School (sponsored by Lincoln Savings Bank)

  04/22/2020

Nashua, IA

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

  04/22/2020

Manchester, IA

Manchester Public Library: tbd

  04/23/2020

Cascade, IA

Cascade Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

  04/23/2020

Monticello, IA

Monticello Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

  04/24/2020

Jesup, IA

Jesup Public Library (program at Jesup City Hall for schoolchildren)

  04/24/2020

Waverly, IA

Waverly Senior Center: "A New Birth of Freedom"

  04/24/2020

Clarksville, IA

Clarksville Public Library: tbd

  04/25/2020

Marshalltown, IA

Marshalltown Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

04/29/2020

Crestwood, IL

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

05/01/2020

Rosemont, IL

Reaching Forward Conference

05/04/2020

Barrington, IL

Barrington Middle School - Station Campus: 7th grade

05/11-15/2020

available for programs in south central Iowa

  05/12/2020

West Des Moines, IA

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

  05/13/2020 (?)

Knoxville, IA

Knoxville Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (pending confirmation of date)

  05/13/2020

Winterset, IA

Winterset Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

  05/14/2020

West Des Moines, IA

Hillside Elementary School: 5th grade

  05/14/2020 (?)

West Des Moines, IA

Sacred Heart School: 8th grade (pending confirmation of date)

  05/14/2020

Ankeny, IA

Kirkendall Public Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"

  05/__/2020 (?)

Johnston, IA

Edencrest at Green Meadows (Senior Living Community): "A New Birth of Freedom" (pending confirmation of date)

  05/__/2020 (?)

Clive, IA

Crestview School of Inquiry: 5th grade

05/18-22/2020

available for programs in south central / southeastern Wisconsin

  05/18/2020

Reedsburg, WI

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

  05/19/2020 (?) Prairie du Sac, WI Grand Avenue Elementary School: 5th grade
  05/19/2020 (?) Cross Plains, WI Glacier Creek Middle School: tbd

  05/20/2020

Waukesha, WI

Avalon Square Presbyterian Home (Senior Community): "A New Birth of Freedom"

  05/20/2020

Burlington, WI

Burlington Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

  05/21/2020

Delafield, WI

Delafield Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom"

  05/__/2020 (?) Fredonia, WI Ozaukee Middle School: 7th grade

  05/__/2020 (?)

Muskego, WI

Lake Denoon Middle School: 8th grade

  05/__/2020 (?)

Muskego, WI

Muskego Lakes Middle School: 8th grade

  05/__/2020 (?) New Berlin, WI Ronald Reagan Elementary School: 5th grade

tbd

Menomonee Falls, WI

Dickson Hollow Presbyterian Home (Senior Living Community): tbd

tbd

Oak Park, IL

Vintage Base Ball Game at Lindberg Park: McLean County Prairie Chickens vs. Springfield Long Nine

06/02-03/2020

available for programs in southeastern Wisconsin
  06/02/2020 Sussex, WI Templeton Middle School: 8th grade

  06/02/2020

Elm Grove, WI

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

06/09-10/2020

available for programs in southeastern Wisconsin
  06/09/2020 Waukesha, WI Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church OWLS Senior Group: "A New Birth of Freedom"
  06/09/2020 Hartford, WI Jack Russell Memorial Library: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"
summer 2020 (?) Independence, MO Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum (pending confirmation)
06/14/2020 Palatine, IL Christ Lutheran Church Concert Series: "Lincoln as Story-Teller"
07/21/2020 Dyer, IN Dyer Historical Society and Museum: "A New Birth of Freedom"

fall 2020

available for programs in western Iowa / eastern Nebraska / southeastern South Dakota

Sac City, IA

Sac City Public Library: tbd

Webster City, IA

Kendall Young Library: tbd

fall 2020

available for programs in northeastern Kansas / metro Kansas City area

   

Osawatomie, KS

Osawatomie Public Library: "A New Birth of Freedom" (pending confirmation)

TBD (2020-21)

Chicago, IL

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

04/15-18/2021

Leavenworth, KS

Association of Lincoln Presenters Annual Conference

10/__-__/2021

Shreveport, LA

International Lincoln Association Triennial Conference

Completed Portrayals (in reverse chronological order)

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 Speech 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 Cafι (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

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 St. Patrick's Day Parade (with Harlem Mδnner- 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): "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" (program to be held 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): "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

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 Speech 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

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

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 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

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 St. Patrick's Day Parade (with Harlem Mδnner- 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: all ages

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: all ages

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

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 St. Patrick's Day Parade (with Harlem Mδnner- 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

Auρσn (Guadalajara), Spain

"Peρa 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

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