"The History of Pekin Community High School" will be presented by Laurie Barra, Mayor-elect of Pekin. The program starts with the very beginning of Pekin High through the current school. Laurie is a part-time district liason for PCHS & was previously assistant principal & prior to that a French teacher for many years at PCHS. She holds a Master's degree from Illinois State University and a bachelors degree in French from Illinois Wesleyan University.
The meeting, open to the general public, will be held on Tuesday, May 10th at the society's Erlicher Research Library, located at 719 N 11th St., Pekin, IL. The program will begin at 7:00 PM with a business meeting immediately following the program.