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Paranormal Club

1300 North 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62702

Paranormal Club Notes

Sep 20, 2017    Members of the Paranormal Club volunteered for a community service project on Saturday September 9th. The students helped with a cleanup of the historic Henry Wohlgemuth Mansion located on the corner of  8th St. and Cook, near the Lincoln Home National Historic Site. The owner plans to turn the facility into a learning facility for disadvantaged kids through the Heritage Foundation. There was also a big turnout for the second meeting held on September 19th. READ MORE

Lanphier Paranormal Club begins Sixth Year

Sep 7, 2017      The Paranormal Club, one of the few in the state and nation, began its 6th year with 36 members attending the first meeting. Students will be investigating locations this year such as the Virgil Hickox House in Springfield, the R Theater in Auburn, and Ashmore Estates near Charleston Illinois. Members will  be sharing personal experiences and will hear from experts in the field during meetings. READ MORE

Parnormal Club Schedule Second Semester

Jan 26, 2016 Meetings- Are all on Friday 's 3:30-4:30 in Room 212 January ,22 February ,12 March ,18 April, 15 May ,20 (End of Year Party) Investigations Feb 19, R Theater, Auburn 5:00PM-9:30PM Cost $10 (Bring money for dinner). March 28, (During spring break) Lincoln Theater, Decatur Bus leaves at 4:30 and will return around 9:30 COST $20. READ MORE

Paranormal Club Begins 5th Year.

Oct 6, 2015 The Lanphier Paranormal Club, began it's 5th year with two meetings and an investigation of the Phoenix Center in Springfield. Attendance is averaging over 30 students thus far, and 14 attended the first paranormal investigation at the Phoenix Center 109 E. Lawrence Ave. on September 28th. Many of the investigators were first timers and seemed to really enjoy the experience. The next meeting will be on October 16th, with the next investigation scheduled for October 19th. READ MORE

Paranormal Club Wraps up Another Exciting Year!

May 22, 2015 The fourth year of the Paranormal Club concluded on May 12th with a final meeting in which Pizza and snacks were served and students went through evidence captured from recent investigations at Bartonville Asylum and Ashmore Estates. Once again the club was very popular with over 60 students attending investigations, and meetings. The students investigated locations in Springfield and traveled on occasion. READ MORE

Paranormal Club is in Full Swing

Sep 23, 2014 The second meeting, held on September 9th, was well attended, with over forty students stopping by to discuss upcoming events and go through evidence captured by Mr. Roberts's paranormal group Capital Area Paranormal Society (CAPS). Some of the evidence discussed can be seen at: www.capsinvestigations.com. Mr. Roberts shared pictures, video, and had the students listen to audio clips from such locations as Ashmore Estates, Virgil Hickox House, Thornhaven Manor and the Phoenix Center. READ MORE

Paranormal Club Begins Year Four

Sep 5, 2014 The Lanphier Paranormal Club, one of the few of its kind in Illinois, began year four with an informational meeting attended by almost fifty students. The first full meeting will be held on Tuesday September 9th, and it will include going over the schedule of upcoming investigations and evidence attained from prior investigations. Thank you to all those who attended, and we look forward to an amazing year!

LPC Investigates Bartonville Asylum

May 30, 2014 About twenty-one students investigated Bartonville Asylum in Bartonville, IL, on April 15, 2014. The asylum was in operation from 1902 until 1973, with over seventy years of service. The asylum housed both nurses and patients on its ground. The asylum's Bowen Building has been featured on several paranormal television shows, such as My Ghost Story, Ghost Adventures, and Ghost Hunters. READ MORE

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