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Events and Exhibits Across the State

Ask an Archivist Day
Society of American Archivists
October 5 (Nationwide)

"Celebrate 140 Years of the American Library Association with the ALA Archives"
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (American Library Association Archives)
October 6, Urbana

Chicago Open Archives: Yours to Explore
Multi-cultural Institution Event
October 6-8, Chicago and suburbs

2016 Electronic Records Day
Council of State Archivists
October 10 (Nationwide)

Special Collections Petting Zoo
Augustana College
October 14, Rock Island

2016 Home Movie Day Events
Chicago Home Movie Day (co-hosted by the Chicago History Museum, the Chicago Film Archives, and the Northwest Chicago Film Society)
October 15, Chicago (Chicago History Museum)

Home Movie Day—Portage Park Edition (co-hosted by Chicago Film Archives and the Northwest Chicago Historical Society)
October 16, Chicago (Portage Theater)

University Archives Open House
Benedictine University
October 27, Lisle

Haunted Hilltop: Legends, Lore, and More from the Archives
Khalaf Al Habtoor Archives at Illinois College
Join us as we welcome campus and community members to share unique research and findings exploring Illinois College and Jacksonville hauntings, legends, lore, and more!

Illinois College
Kirby Learning Center, Room 006
1101 W. College Ave.
Jacksonville, Illinois 62650 (Morgan County)
Thursday, October 27, 2016, 7:00 p.m.

WeDigBio: Chicago
Chicago Academy of Sciences / Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
Transcription of specimen data and archives from the Academy's natural history collections.
Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, 2430 N. Cannon Dr., Chicago, Cook County, IL 60614
Thursday, October 20, 2016 2-5pm and 6-8pm; Sunday, October 23, 2016 9am-12pm and 1-4pm