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McLean County Genealogical Society Meeting - Blooming Grove Cemetery with Steve Alvis and Dave Ashbrook

Tue Jul 18 18:00:00 2017

The July 18, 2017 meeting of the McLean County Genealogical Society will take place beginning at 6 p.m. at the Blooming Grove Cemetery. A tour of the cemetery will be given by Steve Alvis, President of the Blooming Grove Cemetery Association. Dave Ashbrook will be available to speak about the history of the cemetery. Feel free to bring a brown bag supper, drink , and lawn chair. The public is invited to attend. In the event of rain we will meet at 6 p.m. at the Subway, 1600 South Main Street in Bloomington, across from the Armory. In the case of severe weather,the meeting will be cancelled and an announcement will be made on WJBC, the local radio station.

Directions to Blooming Grove Cemetery:

South on 51 to Old Colonial Road, the first stop light past the I-74 overpass bridge.

Turn left ((East) – go to the next road, ( past the mobile home park) and turn right heading South. There is a white fence at the southeast corner where you will need to turn. The cemetery will be on the right about 1/4 mile. When you enter the Cemetery, you will see trees in the southwest corner. Continue to the trees. See you there!

For additional information, please contact Eleanor Mede at (309) 454-2688