Calendar

Leslie Goddard

PLEASE NOTE FOR AUDIENCE MEMBERS: Not all events are free and many require advance registration. Please contact the organization directly if you are interested in attending.

 

 

June 15-24, 2018, Greenville, S.C. Chautauqua

 

June 26, 2018, 10 a.m., private event

 

June 26, 2018, 7 p.m., Indian Prairie Public Library, Louisa May Alcott

 

June 27, 2018, Harper College Lifelong Learning at Arlington Heights Senior Center, 1:30 p.m., Queen Elizabeth II (lecture)

 

June 27, 2018, 6 p.m., Crest Hill Branch Library, Ten People From Illinois

 

June 28, 2018, 2 p.m., private event

 

June 29, 2018, 1 p.m., Harper College Lifelong Learning Institute, Queen Elizabeth II (lecture)

 

June 29-July 1, 2018, NOT AVAILABLE


July 2, 2018, 10:15 and 1:15 p.m., Cantigny Park Golden Oaks Club, Louisa May Alcott

 

July 3, 2018, noon, private event

 

July 8, 2018, 3:30 p.m., Irish-American Heritage Center, Brownie Wise


July 9, 2018, 10:30 a.m., private event


July 9, 2018, 1:30 p.m., Harper College Lifelong Learning at Friendship Village Schaumburg, Queen Elizabeth II


July 9, 2018, 7 p.m., Lemont Public Library, Royal Weddings


July 10, 2018, 10 a.m., The Little Traveler, Louisa May Alcott

 

July 10, 2018, 1 p.m., McHenry County College Continuing Education, Brownie Wise

 

July 11, 2018, Noon, Dowagiac Junior Arts Club, Jackie Kennedy

July 12, 2018, 2 p.m., Geneva Public Library, Ten People From Illinois

 

July 12, 2018, 7 p.m., Lombard Historical Society and Glen Ellyn Historical Society, Alice Paul

 

July 13, 2018, Noon, Moline Public Library, Brownie Wise

July 13, 2018, 3 p.m., Colona Dist Public Library, Ten People from Illinois

 

July 14, 2018, 10 a.m., Silvis Public Library, Amelia Earhart

 

July 15, 2018, Afternoon, Anamosa Friends of the Library, Iowa, Eleanor Roosevelt

 

July 16, 2018, noon, University Club of Chicago, Georgia O'Keeffe

 

July 17, 2018, 2 pm., private event

 

July 18, 2018, 10 a.m., Niles-Maine District Library, Louis May Alcott
 

July 18, 2018, 3 p.m., private event

 

July 18, 2018, 7 p.m., Barrington Area Library, How IL Women Won the Vote

 

July 19, 2018, 1 p.m., Vernon Area Public Library, Lincolnshire, Eleanor Roosevelt

 

July 19, 2018, 6:30 p.m., Charles B. Phillips Public Library District, Newark IL, Louisa May Alcott

 

July 20, 2018, 2:30 p.m., private event

 

July 21, 2018, 1 p.m., private event


July 21, 2018, 7:15 p.m., private event


July 22, 2018, evening, private event

 

July 23, 2018, 2 p.m., Ela Area Public Library District, Louisa May Alcott

 

July 23, 2018, 7 p.m., Elmhurst Public Library, Illinoisans

 

July 24, 2018, 10 a.m., Harper College Lifelong Learning Institute at The Garlands, Queen Elizabeth II (lecture)

 

July 24, 2018, 6:30 p.m., Genoa Public Library, Queen Elizabeth II (lecture)


July 25, 2018, 10 a.m., HELD


July 25, 2018, 6:30 p.m., Western Dist Library, Orion, Jackie Kennedy

 

July 26, 2018, 1:30 p.m., Lake Forest Place, Illinois people


July 26, 2018, 7 p.m., Wilmette Public Library, America's First Ladies

 

July 27, 2018, evening, 2018 Iowa Storytelling Festival, Violet Jessop

 

July 29-August 5, 2018, vacation

 

August 6-12, 2018, High Plains Chautauqua, Colorado

 

August 13, 2018, 6:30 p.m., Council Bluff Public Library, TBD

 

August 14, 2018, 2 p.m., Rock Valley Public Library, TBD

 

August 14, 2018, 6 p.m., Hawarden Public Library, Iowa, Eleanor Roosevelt

 

August 15, 2018, 1 p.m., Le Mars Public Library, Iowa, TBD

 

August 15, 2018, 7 p.m., Sioux Center and Orange City Public Libraries, Iowa, TBD

 

August 16, 2018, 1 p.m., Laurens Public Library, Iowa, TBD

 

August 16, 2018, 7 p.m., West Bend Public Library, Iowa, TBD

 

August 17, 2018, 2 p.m., Marshalltown Public Library, Iowa, Amelia Earhart

 

August 18, 2018, Civil War Education Association Summer Symposium, Spring Mill State Historic Park, Mitchell, IN, Clara Barton


August 20, 2018, 3 p.m., private event

 

August 21, 2018, 1 p.m., Oakton Community College, Passages series, Hamilton's Women

 

Aug. 22, 2018, 1 p.m., private event

 

Aug. 22, 2018, 6:30 p.m., Freeport Public Library, Louisa May Alcott


Aug. 23, 2018, 1 p.m., Jacob Henry Mansion Estate, Violet Jessop

 

Aug. 25, 2018, 2 p.m., Mayslake Peabody Estate, Georgia O'Keeffe

 

August 27, 2018, 6:30 p.m., private event

 

Aug. 28, 2018, 1 p.m., Niles Senior Center, Hamilton's Women

 

Aug. 29, 2018, 2 p.m., First Ntl Bank Evergreen Park, Royal Weddings

 

Aug. 29, 2018, 7 p.m., Addison Public Library, Louisa May Alcott

 

Aug. 30, 2018, 6:30 p.m., private event

 

Sept. 4, 2018, noon, Ela Township Community Center, Louisa May Alcott

 

Sept. 5, 2018, 1:30 p.m., private event

 

Sept. 6, 2018, 2 p.m., private event

 

Sept. 6, 2018, 6 p.m., Frank L. Weyenberg Library, Mequon, WI, Louisa May Alcott

 

Sept. 7, 2018, 1:30 p.m., private event

 

Sept. 8, 2018, 12:30 p.m., private event

 

Sept. 10, 2018, 1:30 p.m., private event

 

Sept. 10, 2018, 6 p.m., Mather's More Than a Cafe, Queen Elizabeth II (lecture)

 

Sept. 11, 2018, 1 p.m., private event

 

Sept. 12, 2018, Noon, Union Church of Hinsdale Men's Club, Louisa May Alcott

 

Sept. 13, 2018, 1:30 p.m., Schaumburg Twnshp Dist Library, Ten People from Illinois

 

Sept. 13, 2018, 7 p.m., Orland Park Public Library, Ten People from Illinois

 

Sept. 14, 2018, 9:15 a.m., private event


Sept. 14, 2018, 11:30 a.m., private event

 

Sept. 15-16, 2018, TBD, Revolutionary War event, Cantigny, Hamilton's Women

 

Sept. 16, 2018, 2 p.m., Frankfort Public Library, Georgia O'Keeffe

 

Sept. 17, 2018, 7 p.m., Thomas Ford Library, Louisa May Alcott

 

Sept. 18, 2018, 11:30 a.m., Eastern Iowa Community College, America's First Ladies

 

Sept. 18, 2018, 7 p.m., Bloomingdale Public Library, Louisa May Alcott

 

Sept. 19, 2018, 1 p.m., private event

 

Sept. 19, 2018, 7 p.m., Wheaton Public Library, Ten People from Illinois

 

Sept. 20, 2018, 1 p.m., St. Charles Public Library, Louisa May Alcott

 

Sept. 20, 2018, 7 p.m., Itasca Community Library, Ten Illinoisans Who Changed History


Sept. 22, 2018, 10 a.m., Winnetka Public Library, Queen Victoria (lecture)


Sept. 22, 2018, 2 p.m., Friends of the Edgewater Library, Edgewater Library, Chicago, free, Louisa May Alcott

 

Sept. 23, 2018, 2 p.m., Palos Heights Public Library, Mary Pickford


Sept. 24, 2018, 7:30 p.m., Thornton Historical Society, Royal Weddings

 

Sept. 25, 2018, 2 p.m., private event

 

Sept. 26, 2018, noon, All Saints Lutheran Church seniors, Orland Park, Bette Davis

 

Sept. 27, 2018, 10 a.m., Harper College Lifelong Learning, Louisa May Alcott


Sept. 27, 2018, 1:30 p.m., Windsor Park Carol Stream, Louisa May Alcott

 

Sept. 27, 2018, 7 p.m., Winfield Public Library, Ten People from Illinois

 

Sept. 28, 2018, 1 p.m., private event

 

Sept. 29, 2018, 9 a.m., Wild Ones Symposium, Schererville, IN, Rachel Carson

 

Sept. 29, 2018, TBD (afternoon), Carter G. Woodson Regional Library, Louisa May Alcott

 

Sept. 30, 2018, 2 p.m., Bloomington Public Library, Louisa May Alcott

 

Oct. 1, 2018, luncheon, Geneva Lake Women's Association, Brownie Wise

 

Oct. 2, 2018, 3 p.m., private event

 

Oct. 3, 2018, 10:30 a.m., Niles-Maine District Library, Georgia O'Keeffe

 

Oct. 3, 2018, 7 p.m., private event


Oct. 4, 2018, 10:15 a.m., private event

 

Oct. 4, 2018, 1:15 p.m., private event

 

Oct. 6, 2018, 2 p.m., private event


Oct. 7, 2018, 2 p.m., private event

 

Oct. 8, 2018, 2 p.m., private event


Oct. 9, 2018, 1 p.m., Levy Senior Center, Evanston, Chicago Candy

Oct. 10, 2018, 10 a.m., private event

 

Oct. 10, 2018, 7 p.m., Bartlett Public Library, Chicago Candy

 

Oct. 11, 2018, 1:30 p.m., private event

 

Oct. 11, 2018, 6:30 p.m., Cook Library at Sullivan Community Center Vernon Hills, Louisa May Alcott

 

Oct. 12, 2018, 2 p.m., private event


Oct. 13, 2018, 8:45 a.m., IEA Retired Conference, Ten People From Illinois


Oct. 13, 2018, 1:30 p.m., private event

 

Oct. 14, 2018, 2 p.m, Kendall County Home Community Education tea, Jackie Kennedy

 

Oct. 15, 2018, 1 p.m., private event


Oct. 15, 2018, 7 p.m., private event


Oct. 16, 2018, 1 p.m., private eventOct. 16, 2018, 7 p.m., Elmhurst Public Library, Queen Elizabeth II

 

Oct. 17, 2018, 11 a.m., Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts, TBD

 

Oct. 18, 2018, 7 p.m., Addison Historical Society, Ten People from Illinois

 

Oct. 19, 2018, 10:30 a.m., Lake Forest Lake Bluff Historical Society, Alice Paul

 

Oct. 20, 2018, Noon, private event


Oct. 21, 2018, 2 p.m., St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Jackie Kennedy

 

Oct. 22, 2018, 10 a.m., private event

 

Oct 23-24, 2018, out of state, Virginia and Maryland presentations


Oct. 25, 2018, 2 p.m., private event

 

Oct. 25, 2018, 7 p.m., private event


Oct. 26, 2018, all-day event in Indiana


Oct. 27, 2018, NOT AVAILABLE (prior commitment)


Oct. 28, 2018, 2 p.m., private event

 

Oct. 30, 2018, noon, Ela Township Community Center, Amelia Earhart

 

Oct. 31, 2018, 10 a.m., Stickney Township, Chicago Candy

 

Nov. 1, 2018, 10 a.m., private event


Nov. 1, 2018, 2 p.m., private event

 

Nov. 2, 2018, noon, Active Retired Citizens Club, Triton College, Clara Barton

Nov. 3, 2018, 10 a.m., private event


Nov. 3, 2018, 2 p.m., Glen Ellyn Historical Society, Christmas at Marshall Field's

 

Nov. 4, 2018, 1 p.m. Gregg House Museum Westmont, Ten People From Illinois


Nov. 5, 2018, 3 p.m., private event

 

Nov. 6, 2018, noon, Northbrook Park District, Royal Weddings


Nov. 7, 2018, 6 p.m., Three Rivers Public Library Dist., Amelia Earhart

 

Nov. 8, 2018, 11:30 a.m., Chapter KN of PEO, at Ruth Lake Country Club, Amelia Earhart

 

Nov. 9, 2018, 1 p.m, private event


Nov. 10, 2018, 1 p.m., private event

 

Nov. 13, 2018, noon, Ela Township Community Center, Clara Barton

 

Nov. 13, 2018, 7 p.m., Women at the Well, Church of the Holy Spirit, Schaumburg, Christmas at the White House

 

Nov. 14, 2018, 1 p.m., private event


Nov. 14, 2018, 7 p.m., Palatine Public Library, Louisa May Alcott

 

Nov. 15, 2018, 1 p.m., Jacob Henry Mansion Estate, Christmas at Marshall Fields


Nov. 15, 2018, 8 p.m., Clarendon Hills Historical Society, Ten Illinois People

 

Nov. 16, 2018, 10 a.m., Downers Grove Senior Center, Christmas at the White House

 

Nov. 16, 2018, 1 p.m., private event


Nov. 17, 2018, 11 a.m., Liberty Bank, Chicago, Jackie Kennedy


Nov. 18, 2018, 3 p.m., St. John's Lutheran Church, Lombard, Georgia O'Keeffe

 

Nov. 19, 2018, 2 p.m., private event


Nov. 20, 2018, 11 a.m., Harper College Lifelong Learning, Royal Weddings


Nov. 20, 2018, 7 p.m., Dyer Historical Society, Marshall Field's

 

Nov. 21, 2018, 1:30 p.m., Harper College Lifelong Learning at Friendship Village, Schaumburg, Royal Weddings


Nov. 23, 2018, 2:30 p.m., private event

 

Nov. 26, 2018, 2 p.m., private event


Nov. 27, 2018, 1 p.m., Jacob Henry Mansion Estate, Christmas at Marshall Fields

 

Nov. 27, 2018, 6 p.m., LaSalle Public Library, Christmas at Marshall Field's

 

Nov. 28, 2018, 9:30 a.m., Prospect Heights Book Review Club, TBD

 

Nov. 28, 2018, 1 p.m., private event

 

Nov. 29, 2018, 1 p.m., private event

 

Nov. 30, 2018, 10 a.m., North Shore Senior Center, Ten People From Illinois


Dec. 1, 2018, 10 a.m., Lake Forest Library, Christmas at Marshall Field's

 

Dec. 1, 2018, 1:30 p.m., CIBC Lake Forest, TBD

 

Dec. 2, 2018, 2 p.m., River Forest Library, The Making of It's a Wonderful Life


Dec. 3, 2018, 7 p.m., private event


Dec. 4, 2018, 10 a.m., The Little Traveler, It's a Wonderful Life

 

Dec. 4, 2018, 2 p.m., private event

 

Dec. 5, 2018, 6 p.m., Franklin Park Public Library, Christmas at Marshall Field's


Dec. 6, 2018, 1 p.m., private event


Dec. 6, 2018, 7 p.m., Batavia Public Library, Christmas at Marshall Fields

 

Dec. 7-8, 2018, OUT OF STATE

 

Dec. 9, 2018, 2 p.m., private event

 

Dec. 10, 2018, 12:30 p.m., private event

 

Dec. 10, 2018, 7 p.m., Westmont Public Library, It's a Wonderful Life


Dec. 11, 2018, noon, Ela Township Community Center, Christmas at Marshall Field's

 

Dec. 11, 2018, 7 p.m., private event

 

Dec. 12, 2018, 10:30 a.m., private event

 

Dec. 12, 2018, 1 p.m., private event

 

Dec. 12, 2018, 6:30 p.m., Chicago Public Library, Edgebrook Branch, It's a Wonderful Life

 

Dec. 13, 2018, 11:30 a.m., private event

 

Dec. 13, 2018, 3 p.m., private event

 

Dec. 13, 2018, 6:30 p.m., Chicago Public Library, Roden Branch, Queen Victoria lecture


Dec. 14, 2018, HELD for private event

 

Dec. 15, 2018, 1 p.m., Harvard Diggins Public Library, Christmas at the White House

 

Dec. 18, 2018, 10:30 a.m., private event

 

Dec. 18, 2018, 7 p.m., Prospect Heights Public Library, Christmas at Marshall Field's


Dec. 19, 2018, 1 p.m., private event

 

Dec. 19, 2018, 6:30 p.m., Manteno Public Library, The Making of It's a Wonderful Life


Dec. 20, 2018, 6:30 p.m., private event

 

Jan. 2, 2019, 10 a.m., private event

 

Jan. 9, 2019, 10:45 a.m., private event


Jan. 11, 2019, 10 a.m., private event

 

Jan. 14, 2019, noon, 19th Century Charitable Club, Queen Victoria (lecture)

 

Jan. 18, 2019, 7 p.m., private event


Jan. 31, 2019, 7 p.m., Prospect Heights Public Library, Queen Elizabeth II (lecture)


Feb. 5, 2019, 1 p.m., private event


Feb. 7, 2019, 11 a.m., private event


Feb. 10, 2019, time TBD, Crystal Lake Historical Society, Chicago Candy

Feb. 11, 2019, 12:30 p.m., private event


Feb. 15-16, 2019 NOT AVAILABLE: OUT OF STATE


Feb. 17, 2018, 5 p.m., private event

 

Feb. 20, 2019, 1 p.m., private event

 

Feb. 26, 2019, 1 p.m., private event

 

Feb. 27, 2019, 9:30 a.m., private event

 

Feb. 28-March 3, 2019, OUT OF STATE

 

March 5, 2019, 1 p.m., Woman's Department Club of Wheaton, TBD

 

March 8, 2019, 1 p.m., private event


March 11, 2019, 7 p.m., Riverside AAUW/Riverside Public Library, TBD

 

March 12, 2019, 1 p.m., Jacob Henry Mansion Estate, Violet Jessop

 

March 13, 2019, 1 p.m., private event

 

March 14, 2019, 11 a.m,, private event

 

March 14, 2019, 7 p.m., Deerfield Public Library, Georgia O'Keeffe

 

March 19, 2019, 11:30 a.m., private event


March 20, 2019, 1 p.m., private event

 

March 21, 2019, 7 p.m., Prospect Heights Public Library, Georgia O'Keeffe


March 27, 2019, 1 p.m., private event


March 28, 2019, 1 p.m., private event


March 28, 2019, 7 p.m., Wheaton Public Library and Wheaton League of Women Voters, Georgia O'Keeffe


April 1, 2019, 1 p.m., Book Friends Elmwood Park, Georgia O'Keeffe


April 2, 2019, Noon, Ela Township Community Center, America's First Ladies


April 3, 2019, 2 p.m., private event


April 6, 2019, 1 p.m., private event

 

April 8, 2019, 9:30 a.m., private event


April 14, 2019, 1 p.m., McCord Gallery & Cultural Center, Palos Park, Grace Kelly


April 18, 2019, 10 a.m., Glen Ellyn Book Review Club

 

April 19, 2019, 7 p.m., Wheeling Garden Club and Wheeling Historical Society, Rachel Carson


April 22, 2019, 7 p.m., private event


April 23, 2019, 10:30 a.m., private event


April 25, 2019, 10 a.m., private event


April 26, 2019 1 p.m., Lombard Garden club, Rachel Carson

 

April 27, 2019, luncheon, Trinity Lutheran Church Des Plaines, TBD

 

May 1, 2019, 1 p.m., private event


May 3, 2019, luncheon, private event


May 5, 2019, Woman's Dept Club of Wheaton, Eleanor Roosevelt

 

May 7, 2019, 9 a.m., private event

 

May 8, 2019, 10 a.m., private event

 

May 15, 2019, noon, private event

 

May 16, 2019, 12:30 p.m., Wauwatosa Woman's Club, Bette Davis


May 21, 2019, 10 a.m., private event

 

June 6, 2019, 6:30 p.m., Covered Bridge Quilter's Guild, TBD


Sept. 8, 2019, private event

 

Sept. 14, 2019, 1 p.m., private event

 

Nov. 13, 2019, 1 p.m., Jacob Henry Mansion Estate, Christmas at Marshall Fields

 

Nov. 16, 2019, 10:30 a.m., Computer Assisted Genealogy Group, TBD

 

Nov. 19, 2019, 1 p.m., Jacob Henry Mansion Estate, Christmas at Marshall Fields

 

Nov. 26, 2019, 1 p.m., Jacob Henry Mansion Estate, Christmas at Marshall Fields

 

Dec. 3, 2019, 1 p.m., private event


April 7, 2020, 1 p.m., private event