• Gail Borden Public Library (map)
  • 270 N Grove Ave
  • Elgin, IL, 60120
  • United States

The Beaux Arts-style Sears Gallery opened in 1924 as a donation from Judge Nathaniel and Laura Sears. It was Elgin's first art museum and recital hall, and a significant part of Elgin Academy's campus. Ann Chipman will present a fascinating history of the building, the art collection, and a look at Elgin's cultural life in the years after the World War II. Please note: This event is being held at the Main Branch of the Gail Borden Public Library -…

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