Membership Information

The Carl Sandburg Historic Site Association supports a variety of educational programs and the collection, preservation and display of materials which demonstrate the life, times and achievements of Carl Sandburg.

The Carl Sandburg Historic Site Association sponsors and participates in many activities throughout the year to honor and remember Carl Sandburg.

Join us!
  • Invitation and free admission to all concerts and special events.
  • Volunteer opportunities.
  • A newsletter, Inklings and Idlings, which contains information about the Association's activities and stories about Carl Sandburg and his times.
  • 10% off all museum store purchases.
  • The knowledge that every member is helping to preserve the heritage of an outstanding American poet and historian.
The Carl Sandburg Historic Site Association is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization.  Donations & contributions are tax-deductible as allowed by law.

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Membership Categories & Annual Dues*
All members receive 10% discount in the museum store, Inklings & Idlings, and are invited to concerts and special events.

Membership Categories Annual Dues
Senior (62+) / Student $10
Individual $20
Family $40
Donor $100
Sponsor $250
Patron $500
Benefactor $1,000
*Approved by Membership, Jan 8, 2013

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The Carl Sandburg Historic Site Association
P.O. Box 585
Galesburg, IL 61402-0585
The Carl Sandburg Historic Site Association is a
501(c)(3) tax exempt organization.  Donations and contributions are tax-deductible as allowed by law.

Carl Sandburg Historic Site Association
Officers & Board of Directors

Pat Kane, president

Emily DuGranrut
Don Moffitt, vice-president Erin Glasnovich
Mike Panther, secretary Don Moffitt
J. Richard Sayre, treasurer Nicholas Regiacorte
Melissa Bednar Seamus Reilly
Cianja Bone Gary Wagle
Andrew Chernin Scott Roman (Site Supervisor) Ex-officio


Members by Membership Category
Linda Ash Bloomington, IL
Bruce Barkley Galesburg, IL
Marilyn Bednar Galesburg, IL
Joyce Behrens Galesburg, IL
Kathy Bell Galesburg, IL
Fern Belling Detroit Lakes, MN
Tom Best Monmouth, IL
Bert Black Fannett, TX
Ethelyn Brewster Galesburg, IL
Dick & Ann Brodt Galesburg, IL
Trisha Brown Bradford, IL
Terry Bruner Galesburg, IL
Jeffery Burkhart Claremont, CA
Audrey Castleberry Carlstadt, NJ
Andrew Chernin Galesburg, IL
Kenneth & Donna Colwell Abingdon, IL
Dick & Pat Conklin Galesburg, IL
Anne D. Craver St. Louis, MO
Ken Crossman Oklahoma City, OK
Shaun Dauksas Fort Wayne, IN
Jerry Davidson Springfield, IL
Fred Dignazio Raleigh, NC
Cheryl Dowell Bishop Hill, IL
Emily DuGranrut Galesburg, IL
Linda Dybas Galesburg, IL
Rich Farrell Galesburg, IL
Joseph Frango Wilmington, MA
Michele Fricke Kansas City, MO
Maury Godsil Galesburg, IL
Dan Gorman Galesburg, IL
Bob Hall Norman, OK
Richard & Nancy Hanson Monmouth, IL
Cheryl Harlan Lopez Island, WA
Carl & Karen Hawkinson Galesburg, IL
John Henrickson Boulder, CO
Sue Hickey Galesburg, IL
Jim & Hattie Jacobs Galesburg, IL
Thomas J. Jamroz Chicago, IL
Kristy Johnson Galesburg, IL
Niel M. Johnson Independence, MO
Tomas Junglander Vadstena, SWEDEN
Gayle Keiser Galesburg, IL
James Kirkpatrick Springfield, VA
Beverly Kjellander Eugene, OR
Kathy Krolo Dekalb, IL
Don Lago Flagstaff, AZ
Naomi Law Galesburg, IL
Thomas Lawson Rock Island, IL
Marc Felix LeDesma Darien, IL
Danny Lim Galesburg, IL
Mary Lou & Dan Lindberg Galesburg, IL
Mike Louthan Kingfisher, OK
Joey Lucero Galesburg, IL
Julie Matthews Lake Barrington, IL
Mary Groff McClary Orchard Lake, MI
Lee McGaan Monmouth, IL
Bert McElroy Galesburg, IL
Virginia McMillen Galesburg, IL
Randy Mark Miles Corydon, IN
Elizabeth Wagle Morgan Denver, CO
Charline Clay Myers Chippewa Falls, WI
Jeff Nelson New Braunfels, TX
Kathy Nichols New Braunfels, TX
Erma Nodeen Galesburg, IL
Ann Pennington Galesburg, IL
Janice Person Olivette, MO
Polly Pettit Takoma Park, MD
Forest Redding Ridge Manor, FL
Mark Reisenbigler Galesburg, IL
Jeanne Rich Galesburg, IL
Glenda L. Rickords Galesburg, IL
Jerry Ryberg Galesburg, IL
Ed Safiran Neponset, IL
William C. Schick Galesburg, IL
Mary E. Schoenheider Joliet, IL
Donna McAuley Schroeder Moline, IL
Peter Schwartzman Galesburg, IL
Dennis Sears Urbana, IL
Megan Sloan Dahinda, IL
Jeanne Struble Galesburg, IL
Joe Taylor St. Petersburg, FL
Micaela Terronez East Moline, IL
Judith Squires Bend, OR
Saadhika Sunoob Kerala, INDIA
Joe Taylor St. Petersburg, FL
Sabrena Taylor Galesburg, IL
Micaela Terronez East Moline, IL
Dave Treichel Madison, WI
William Urban Monmouth, IL
Dave Treichel Madison, WI
Louise Verene Galesburg, IL
Beverley Voss Davenport, IA
Patricia Voss Victoria, IL
Joyce C. Wright Champaign, IL
Saundra L. Wyman Knoxville, IL
Rozella J. Youngquist Monmouth, IL
FAMILY ($40)
Paul & Jill Appell Altona, IL
Melissa Bednar Galesburg, IL
Steve Cohn & Nancy Eberhardt Galesburg, IL
Cathy Davis Coppell, TX
Norma G. Davis Galesburg, IL
Elmo & Dorothy Ferrenberg Monmouth, IL
Tom Foley & Carla Markwart Galesburg, IL
Erin Glasnovich Galesburg, IL
John & Jean Ann Glasnovich Rio, IL
Dan Harris Galesburg, IL
Debra Rigney-Hays & Ray Hays Galesburg, IL
Kerry Helms & Norah Mateus-Pinilla Champaign, IL
Jeremy Hildebrand Enid, OK
Wendi Hook Galesbufrg
Niel M. Johnson Independence, MO
Amy Jones Hendersonville, NC
Locke Mason Batavia, IL
Mike McIlwee Enid, OK
Steve & Doris Medhurst Galesburg, IL
Laurie & Owen Muelder Galesburg, IL
Susan Strahler O'Brien Lawrenceville, GA
Phil Passen & Barbara Gregorich Chicago, IL
John & Melissa Quinley Hendersonville, NC
Bill Sime Abingdon, IL
Dr. John C. Steichen Landenberg, PA
Jeanne Struble Galesburg, IL
Dr. Andrew Surmak St. Louis Park, MN
Daniel Thompson Galesburg, IL
Donald Philip Verene Atlanta, GA
DONOR  ($100)
Bert Black Fannett, TX
Karen & Jerome Brodine Galesburg, IL
Harry & Barbara Bulkeley Galesburg, IL
Roger Butts Colorado Springs, CO
Jim & Gail Coffman Maquon, IL
Robin DeMott Stephensville, TX
Christine & Slav Dokolasa Galesburg, IL
Pamela A, Fox Galesburg, IL
Nancy Gohlinghorst Galesburg, IL
Ron & Judy Greek Galesburg, IL
Melody Sayre Hildebrand Enid, OK
Harry Howerter Galesburg, IL
Dave & Chris Howland East Galesburg, IL
Barbara Sayre Hutchins Napa, CA
Suzanne Klohn Galesburg, IL
Al Kulczewski Monmouth, IL
Thomas Lawson Rock Island, IL
Don & Carolyn Moffitt Gilson, IL
Ann Mueller Galesburg, IL
Michael & Mary Panther Galesburg, IL
Carolyn S. Park Galesburg, IL
Nicholas Regiacorte Galesburg, IL
Jeffrey R. Sandborg Roanoke, VA
Barbara Schock Galesburg, IL
Kevin Stein Dunlap, IL
Barry & Gail Swanson Galesburg, IL
Gary & Kay Wagle Galesburg, IL
Bonnie J. Wick Geneseo, IL
Christine Eik Winick Galesburg, IL
Jamie & Rick Yemm Galesburg, IL
SPONSOR ($250)
Martha Jane Downey Bishop Hill, IL
J. Michael Hobbs Galesburg, IL
Pat & Kelly Kane Galesburg, IL
John & Jeralyn Rehn Galesburg, IL
Seamus Reilly Galesburg, IL
Rick Sayre & Mary Phillips Galesburg, IL
James & Gayle Stewart Galesburg, IL
Sylviane Stites Galesburg, IL
Lawrence Webb Anderson, SC
Rex Cherrington Galesburg, IL
Mark & Celia Godsil (Family Fund) Galesburg, IL
Stephen Griffith Leicester, NC
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