Annual Conference

Beautiful and historic Oak Park Illinois will host our 2016 Annual conference.

Our headquarters will be the Nineteenth Century Club, 178 Forest Ave. You'll find the registration desk, silent auction, keynote and plenary breakfasts and Awards Luncheon here. Session sites include the Nineteenth Century Club, Oak Park Library, the Austin Gardens Environmental Center, and Grace Episcopal Church. Workshops sites include the Oak Park River Forest Historical Society, Wonder Works children's museum and the Oak Park Art League.


Preliminary Program

Advance registration is now closed. Please plan to register on site.


  • Full conference, includes workshops, tours, evening events, breakfasts and Award Luncheon
    • Members: $250
    • Non-members: $350
  • One day, Wednesday or Friday
    • Members: $75
    • Non-members: $100
  • One day, Thursday
    • Members: $150
    • Non-members: $175
  • Individual prices
    • Workshops, $50 each
    • Awards Luncheon: $35
    • Bus Tours: $35 members, $45 non-members


Conference Sponsors make our work possible.

Visit our sponsor page here