The Lee County Historical and Genealogical Society will present a program by Brant Clements entitled “The Arrest of Joseph Smith” on October 8th at 7 p.m.in the second floor conference room at KSB Hospital in Dixon..The program will begin with the arrest of Smith in Amboy while visiting family. The charge of treason stemmed from the war of 1838 and demonstrates the turmoil of our early history. Mr Clements is a retired pastor and teaches World Religion at Sauk Valley Community College.
The room is handicapped accessible and there is no fee. The public is invited to attend. Please come join us.