Romancing the Spoon:
The Victorian Love Affair with Silver

Presentation on Victorian flatware by Cynthia Ogorek.

Sunday, January 29th at 2pm.

Join us and RHS with local historian and author, Cynthia Ogorek, while she discusses why silver flatware
became a must have accessory of a proper Victorian household.
Serving and place pieces will be highlighted. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own silver for questions and answers.
Reservations required. Seating is limited.
$5 Members, $10 Non-members.

Refreshments will be served.

Questions or Reservations, please contact the RHS office.
773/881-1675 or

RHS Annual Meeting of the Members

Join us for an afternoon event featuring the annual RHS business report and election of board members and a special presentation by Errol Magidson on his up-coming book on the historic Givins House, commonly known as the "Irish Castle."


RHS is seeking volunteers to help with the backlog of research request and history inquires. Are you interested in local history or enjoy solving mysterious? Know anyone who is?
Please contact the RHS office at 773-881-1675 or

Click here for RHS Volunteer Application Form 2017