Our site is dedicated to preserving the history of our great town, Lockport, Illinois, so that future generations can enjoy our heritage as we have. Here you can find historical documents and pictures relating to Lockport's rich history.
Tracing Your German Heritage
speaker: Patrica Reaves
Date: February 27 2016
Time: 10:30 am
Place: White Oak Library, Lockport , 2nd floor meeting room
Patricia Reaves is a native German, who came to the U.S. at 11 years of age. She is skilled in reading German script, has a master's degree in German, and currently teaches Advanced Placement courses at Riverside-Brookfield High School. She is also a professional translator and researcher for the UW Madison Max Kade Institute for German-American Studies.