Des Plaines History Center
Creating. Inspiring. Connecting.

50th Anniversary

Des Plaines History Center's
50th Anniversary



Anniversary Scrapbook

Watch for images from the first scrapbook of the Des Plaines Historical Society on Facebook


Poster Contest

Contest Winners!

K-2nd grades
1st place: Lily Garceau
3rd-5th grades
1st place: Midhila Santhosh Thomas
2nd place: Nellie Wojdalski
3rd place: Marcelina Prokop
6th-8th grades
1st place: Dhruvil Kotak
Merit awards
Curator's Choice: Angelina Thirunelliparambil
Artistic Merit: Alyssa Stephen
History Merit: Arya Pillai
The above winners were selected by members of the Des Plaines Art Guild and History center staff. They will each receive a gift card provided by Blick Art Supplies.