The Northbrook Historical Society Board of Directors invites you to celebrate the 114th birthday of Northbrook and the new Hope Union Heritage Center at an open house! Join us on the lower level of the Northbrook Historical Society @ 1776 Walters Avenue where we will have door prizes, fun and good cheer, cake and refreshments.
The 37th Annual Shermerfest was held on September 20th, 2015 in the Village Green in downtown Northbrook.
Mary Munday (left) won the 2015 Apple Dessert Baking Contest with her delicious Applesauce Cake. Holding the winning entry is contest judge Jen Eisen who donated a $100 dinning certificate for her wonderful Northbrook restaurant House 406.
The Northbrook Historical Society was organized in December 1973 and Incorporated in March 1974 by residents interested in preserving the history of our Village. As stated in the bylaws, the purpose of the society is:
To discover, collect, preserve, and disseminate knowledge, which will establish or illustrate the history of the Village of Northbrook, its exploration, settlement, development, and progress.