The Great Chicago House Hunt Continues

Rogers Park/West Ridge Historical Society 7363 North Greenview, Chicago, Illinois, United States

Become a digital detective helping us identify photos of homes, businesses and other neighborhood sites guided by RPWRHS Photo Archivist Rob Case for one of three sessions in July and August.

A Walking Tour of Calvary Cemetery

Visit the graves of the founders of Rogers Park, and learn how their vision shaped the community we live in today.

Join the Fun! Celebrate 15 Years! Shop Jarvis Square!

Stop by the Rogers Park/West Ridge Historical Society and all our neighbors for the 15th Annual Shop Jarvis Square celebration. Shop till you drop or come to enjoy the celebration. […]

Addressing the Needs of Asylum Seekers in Chicago

Budlong Woods Library 5630 N. Lincoln, Chicago, IL, United States

A Living History Update from Alderperson Andre Vasquez. Since August 2022, Chicago has experienced a surge in forced migration. Over 19,500 asylum seekers have been bused from Texas to Chicago […]

See Our New Collection Archive

2024 Annual Meeting will introduce the RPWRHS archive at the Northside Neighborhood History Center. Come to Sulzer Regional Library and get the scoop on this new way of sharing the historical materials RPWRHS has collected and preserved since 1975. Hear a report on 2023 and plans for the future.