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Our Latest Press Releases
- May 14, 2020
ommunity members are embracing a Rock County Historical Society (RCHS) and Janesville Art League project honoring essential workers through outdoor art.
- Mar 18, 2020
- Feb 07, 2020
Now in its sixth year, the Rock County Historical Society's History Makers Gala recognizes people in Rock County for distinct awards relating to history.
- Feb 05, 2020
Janesville, WI — Artists of all mediums are invited to register for the 63rd annual Tallman Arts Festival, set for Sunday, Aug, 2 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on the [...]
- Jan 15, 2020
Discover which wines to pair with different foods at Perfect Pairings: A Valentine’s Day Gourmet Food and Wine event.
- Nov 21, 2019
For the first time in history, the exterior of both the Lincoln-Tallman House and the Tallman Carriage House will be illuminated with flood lighting
- Nov 04, 2019
- May 08, 2017
In November of 1869, the William M. Tallman family enjoyed gas lighting for the first time at the Lincoln-Tallman House in Janesville, changing their world forever. Now, nearly 150 years later, [...]
- Apr 11, 2017
The Rock County Historical Society is hosting the USO-themed History Makers on April 29, 2017 at The Armory, 10 S. High St., Janesville. The event is the Society’s largest fundraiser, while [...]
- Mar 30, 2017
Janesville, WI – Now that the vote is in to remove Janesville’s Monterey Dam, the Rock County Historical Society is hosting “Dam Day,” set for Tuesday, April 18 from 11 a.m. [...]