"A Supper Club Evening"

June 28, 2020

Dinner and presentation

by Dave Hoekstra author of

"The Supper Club Book"

Raymes Steak and Fish House

Lisle, Illinois

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Welcome To  
Culinary Historians
Northern Illinois

The Culinary Historians of Northern Illinois seek to understand social and cultural history through the study and 

celebration of food and drink.

"St. James Farm: A DuPage Gem"

March 26, 2020 7:00 p.m.

DuPage County Historical Museum

Wheaton, Illinois

Due to the Coronavirus threat, the Culinary Historians of Northern Illinois and the DuPage County Historical Museum have postponed this event until September 17th at 7pm. We hope you will be able to join us at that time. Your reservation on Eventbrite will be automatically rolled over to the September date, if you will not be able to join us, please return the ticket. This will allow our staff to get an accurate count in September as we get closer to the date.

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Next Road Shows...

Niles Library Saturday April 18th 9am to Noon

Riverside Library Saturday April 25th 9a-Noon

Postponed due to Covid-19

Click here to view past events.


 2018 ... 2019 ... 2020

A founding goal of CHNI is the

Cookery Manuscript Project 

whose intent is to capture, record, maintain and study the culinary history of the region through historical family recipes and culinary manuscripts.

Click here to learn about our

Historic Recipe Road Shows.

Click here to submit recipes for the Cookery Manuscript Project and the Historic Recipe Road Show

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"Home Grown: Garden to Table"

October 24, 2019

DuPage County Historical Museum

Wheaton, Illinois