Past Event

A Brief History of the Reintroduction of the Native Americans into Illinois

A Road Scholar Program by Gerald Savage (HoChunk Native American)

Chief White Winnebago will introduce participants to the culture and history of the HoChunk nation. He will examine the history of his tribal territory and settlements, how his family was relocated into Starved Rock, tribal names and culture, his regalia, and artifacts.

Gerald Savage - HoChunk Native American

This event is Free and Open to the public. For more information, please contact Kathleen Rister at

Groff Memorial Public Library COVID-19 Policy

Depending up on transmission rate in the immediate area, masks may or may not be required. Masks are encouraged and welcome to those with concerns.

Learn more about Gerald Savage, this program, and how to book it.