Coffee and Conversation With Phil Aleo
May
7
1:30 pm13:30

Coffee and Conversation With Phil Aleo

  • Dundee Public Library

The Fox Valley Public Library is featuring a program inviting local residents to share their family histories with author and historian, Phil Aleo. This is an effort to uncover hidden treaures of local history that, if not recorded, can and will be lost to future generations. 

Do you have information and possibly photos that you believe are of historical significance to our locality? If so, the Fox Valley Public Library District invites you to come in and spend some time with Phil Aleo. 

http://www.frvpld.info/events/public-event/coffee-conversation-phil-aleo-0

Coffee and Conversation With Phil Aleo
Apr
2
1:30 pm13:30

Coffee and Conversation With Phil Aleo

  • Dundee Pubiic Library

The Fox Valley Public Library is featuring a program inviting local residents to share their family histories with author and historian, Phil Aleo. This is an effort to uncover hidden treaures of local history that, if not recorded, can and will be lost to future generations. 

Do you have information and possibly photos that you believe are of historical significance to our locality? If so, the Fox Valley Public Library District invites you to come in and spend some time with Phil Aleo. 

http://www.frvpld.info/events/public-event/coffee-conversation-phil-aleo-1

 

Coffee and Conversation With Phil Aleo
Mar
5
1:30 pm13:30

Coffee and Conversation With Phil Aleo

  • Dundee Pubiic Library

The Fox Valley Public Library is featuring a program inviting local residents to share their family histories with author and historian, Phil Aleo. This is an effort to uncover hidden treaures of local history that, if not recorded, can and will be lost to future generations. 

Do you have information and possibly photos that you believe are of historical significance to our locality? If so, the Fox Valley Public Library District invites you to come in and spend some time with Phil Aleo. 

http://www.frvpld.info/events/public-event/coffee-conversation-phil-aleo

 

 

Galena Illinois, A Timeless Treasure
Feb
23
7:00 pm19:00

Galena Illinois, A Timeless Treasure

  • Dundee Township Public Library

Author and historian Phil Aleo,  will be presenting a slide presentation regarding the history and development of Galena, Illinois.

Aleo recently wrote and published a 320 page historical photographic book on Galena that is now considered the most comprehensive and detailed book available on Galena. The" Midwest Book Review" stated: "Galena, Illinois, A Timeless Treasure" would well serve as a template for similar histories of other American Communities."

This slide presentation will be filled with Aleo's trademark of "Then and Now" photography. Anyone with an interest in Galena, the 2nd largest tourist destination in Illnois, will not want to miss this event.

To register, please go to:
http://www.frvpld.info/events/public-event/galena-illinois-timeless-treasure

 

 

 

Dundee Heritage Days
Sep
17
Sep 18

Dundee Heritage Days

  • Heritage Days

Aleo Publications Booth will be set up in front of the Dundee Supermarket at the corner of Washington and Second Street. All books will be on sale! The Highlighted book will be the new Release - Galena Illinois, A Timeless Treasure.

Dundee Treasures - Historical Dundee Walk
Aug
7
11:00 am11:00

Dundee Treasures - Historical Dundee Walk

  • The Depot

Departing from The Depot, located at 319 N. River Street in East Dundee at 11:00, this tour will highlight The Haeger Mansion on Hill Street, East Dundee's 1891 Village Hall, the old Police Station as well as Rosie O'Hare's Public House.

Discover Dundee Tour No. 1 - Pub Tour
Jun
19
11:00 am11:00

Discover Dundee Tour No. 1 - Pub Tour

This year's Pub Tour by Author and Historian Phil Aleo, will highlight three pubs, Colendo's, Diamond Jim's and River Lee's. 
Each of these locations have served as pubs or saloons for a century and more.

Book Signing Event - Galena Illinois, A Timeless Treasure
Jun
11
11:00 am11:00

Book Signing Event - Galena Illinois, A Timeless Treasure

  • Galena and U.S. Grant Museum

Three years in Development
with:

  • 200 fully restored archive photographs

  • Remarkable Then & Now photography 

  • Over 60 archive newspaper articles, some dating back to the 1820's

  • This 320 page Historical / Photographic Book is truly "One of a Kind."

All proceeds go toward the mission of the Galena Foundation in the restoration and preservation of historic structures in and around Galena.

Book Signing Event - Galena Illinois, A Timeless Treasure
Apr
30
11:00 am11:00

Book Signing Event - Galena Illinois, A Timeless Treasure

  • Book World

Three years in Development
with:

  • 200 fully restored archive photographs

  • Remarkable Then & Now photography 

  • Over 60 archive newspaper articles, some dating back to the 1820's

  • This 320 page Historical / Photographic Book is truly "One of a Kind."

All proceeds go toward the mission of the Galena Foundation in the restoration and preservation of historic structures in and around Galena.

 Book Signing Event - Galena Illinois, A Timeless Treasure
Apr
2
1:00 pm13:00

Book Signing Event - Galena Illinois, A Timeless Treasure

  • La Vie en Rose

Three years in Development
with:

  • 200 fully restored archive photographs

  • Remarkable Then & Now photography 

  • Over 60 archive newspaper articles, some dating back to the 1820's

  • This 320 page Historical / Photographic Book is truly "One of a Kind."

All proceeds go toward the mission of the Galena Foundation in the restoration and preservation of historic structures in and around Galena.

Book Signing Event - Galena Illinois, A Timeless Treasure
Apr
2
9:00 am09:00

Book Signing Event - Galena Illinois, A Timeless Treasure

  • Piggly Wiggly - Galena

Three years in Development
with:

  • 200 fully restored archive photographs

  • Remarkable Then & Now photography 

  • Over 60 archive newspaper articles, some dating back to the 1820's

  • This 320 page Historical / Photographic Book is truly "One of a Kind."

All proceeds go toward the mission of the Galena Foundation in the restoration and preservation of historic structures in and around Galena.

Book Signing and Book Sales
Dec
16
12:00 pm12:00

Book Signing and Book Sales

  • The Old Markethouse

Phil Aleo will be in Galena the week of December 14th through Friday, December 18th with book signings daily from 12:00 noon till 2;00 pm at the Old Markethouse in Galena.

Book Signing and Book Sales
Dec
15
12:00 pm12:00

Book Signing and Book Sales

  • The Old Markethouse

Phil Aleo will be in Galena the week of December 14th through Friday, December 18th with book signings daily from 12:00 noon till 2;00 pm at the Old Markethouse in Galena.

Meadowdale Motorsports & Memories Car Show
Sep
12
10:00 am10:00

Meadowdale Motorsports & Memories Car Show

  • Raceway Woods

Located at Raceways Woods, Carpentersville, Illinois, this Car Show is located on the actual track that many of these Vintage Race Cars raced on back in the 1950's and 60's.

Author, Phil Aleo, will be on hand to autograph his book titled: The Midwest Motorsport Legend, Meadowdale Raceways.

Also, just published and released by Aleo Publications, the Limited Edition:
Ray Larson's - "It Was A Cinderella Story Nonetheless...
                                        The Story of Ronnie Kaplan's Two Years
                                                               With the Trans-Am Javelins

 

 


 

 

 

The Historic Anvil Club
Sep
6
10:00 am10:00

The Historic Anvil Club

  • East Dundee Visitor's Center

Talk / Slide Presentation on the History behind the Anvil Club of Dundee, Illinois.

Featuring photos and details that trace the history of the building from the days of the Blacksmith Shop to the Present.

Speaker: Phil Aleo

Corn Roast - Special Olympics Charity Classic Car-Truck-Bike Show
Aug
10
8:00 am08:00

Corn Roast - Special Olympics Charity Classic Car-Truck-Bike Show

  • Randy's Vegetable Stand

This HUGE Charity Classic Car-Truck-Bike Show is located at Randy's Vegetable Stand on Route 31, just North of I-90. The address is 15N440 Randall Road. (By Elgin)

Aleo Publications will be highlighting and promoting the Historic Book - The Midwest Motorsport Legend, Meadowdale Raceways. The special event pricing for the book will be $10 off the S.R.P. Price of $49..95, ($39.95) with 25% of the proceeds going to the Special Olympics. 

Orphanages of Dundee Township and the Dundee Sears "Kit" Homes
Aug
9
11:00 am11:00

Orphanages of Dundee Township and the Dundee Sears "Kit" Homes

  • East Dundee Visitor's Center

This Talk / Slide Presentation will be highlighting the Yeoman City of Childhood that was located on 31 just south of Dundee. The Sears "Kit" Homes were homes ordered out of the Sears Catalog starting in 1908. There are at least ten in Dundee that will be highlighted.

Speaker: Phil Aleo