The Summer meeting of the Genealogical Society of Southern Illinois will be June 14; 2:00 PM at Herrin (IL) Public Library hosted by the Herrin Area Historical Society (GSSI recently switched from a monthly to a quarterly meeting schedule).
Herrin's early beginning and population was noted for a large Italian immigration. This meeting will feature a panel discussion of the rich Italian heritage. The program will be moderated by Italian descendant, Herrin resident, and newspaper columnist, Cheryl Ranchino Trench.
Herrin City Library, 120 N. 13th St, Herrin, IL 62948