Display of 2018 Sesquicentennial commemorative coins

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Price: $25.00 

Compiled by the Rochester Women’s Club, it is a two volume set containing 900 recipes, plus Rochester food lore and historical information. All proceeds will fund Sesquicentennial events in 2019.

To order: Please call Raetta Laningham 217-415-0785 or email:


2019 Calendar

Price: $10.00 

The official 2019 Rochester Sesquicentennial Calendar is now available for a donation of $10.00.
The full-color calendar features pictures and history of Rochester residents and sites. The donation will be used for our community’s upcoming 150th celebration in September 2019.

For more information please text Nancy Miller at 217-899-7490.

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2018 Commemorative Coin

Price: $15.00 

The official 2018 Illinois Bicentennial / Rochester Sesquicentennial coin.

For more information, please contact David Jostes at 217-306-6554 or

2019 Com. Coin

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2019 Commemorative Coin

Price: $15.00

The keepsake gold coin has a red, white, and blue rocket launched over a cornfield and a football on one side. A sketch of the Old Stone House is encircled on the other side.

Both last year’s 2018 coin and this year’s 2019 coin can be purchased as a pair for $25.

For more information, please contact David Jostes at 217-306-6554 or


2017, 2018, and 2019

Historical Pictoral Calendars

Price $20.00

All proceeds will benefit the Rochester Sesquicentennial celebration!