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Great River Genealogical Society presents Underground Railroad program

Posted: Feb. 16, 2020 12:01 am

QUINCY -- The Great River Genealogical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, at the Lutheran Church of St. John, 3340 State, Quincy.

Historical Society board member Heather Bangert will give a presentation on Adams County's links to the Underground Railroad.

The meeting is a partnership between the Great River Genealogical Society and the Quincy Public Library for the NEA Big Read: Quincy. It was postponed from Thursday because of the extreme cold. Refreshments will be served after the meeting. You do not need to be a member of the Genealogical Society to attend. Tickets are not required.