#69: Bourbonnais Grove’s First School with Dr. Charles Balesi

The 1837 Log Schoolhouse that was uncovered in Bourbonnais back in 2011 when a building was being demolished on Main Street, has finally been restored and will officially be unveiled to the public tomorrow, November 15th, 2022 at 2pm. Bourbonnais Grove Historical Society Board Director, Dr. Charles Balesi, joins me on this episode of Kankakee Podcast to walk us through the history of the log schoolhouse. 

Details on the dedication ceremony happening tomorrow:


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Jake LaMore

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