Archive for: September, 2017

Garden Club plaque recognizes community project participants

Garden Club plaque recognizes community project participants

Partners with District 205 Foundation to gather donations On Wednesday, Sept. 27, Elmhurst Garden Club (EGC) and York Garden Club (YGC) dedicated a recognition plaque at the south end of the Interior Courtyard at York Community High School. Elmhurst Garden Club donated the plaque to York Community High School to […]

 
 

Elmhurst eye doctor elected president of IOA

Elmhurst eye doctor elected president of IOA

Dr. Mark L. Skowron was elected and installed as President of the Illinois Optometric Association (IOA) on Saturday, Sept. 16 at the Westin Chicago Northwest. The IOA promotes and protects the safety and quality of eye care delivery throughout the state of Illinois. Dr Skowron has served on the board […]

 
 

Mike Ditka to present ‘On Leading and Winning’ 


Mike Ditka to present ‘On Leading and Winning’ 


Legendary Bears coach to present Roland Quest Lecture Mike Ditka personifies toughness and drive, whether as the fearless leader of the 1985 NFL Champion Chicago Bears or the head of a business empire. With 40 years in the NFL and Super Bowl wins as a player, assistant coach and head […]

 
 

AAUW announces Oct. meeting

AAUW announces Oct. meeting

Area Branch will host its monthly meeting on Wednesday, October 11th at 7:00pm at the Elmhurst Public Library. Elmhurst author and AAUW branch member, Barbara Deane, will speak about her new book, On the Homefront, and about the unique and important roles women assumed during WWII. This program is free […]

 
 

Elmhurst Garden Club awards annual scholarships

Elmhurst Garden Club awards annual scholarships

The Elmhurst Garden Club recently awarded more than $15,500 in scholarships to six Illinois college students who are pursuing a degree related to horticulture, landscape design, biology, botany, science education, conservation, or environmental studies. This year’s scholars include Lauren Audi, a Northwestern University-Chicago Botanical Garden Masters candidate; Amanda Moss, College […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep to host Fall Open House

IC Catholic Prep to host Fall Open House

IC Catholic Prep (ICCP) will host an Open House for prospective students and their parents on Wednesday, Oct. 4 at 6:30 p.m. in the IC Gym. located at the corner of York and Arthur. Students and parents are invited to a “Meet & Greet” to get acquainted with the faculty […]

 
 

Lions Club open annual Pumpkin Patch on Oct. 9

Lions Club open annual Pumpkin Patch on Oct. 9

Candy Days, Leos Family Fall Fest coming later in the month October is a busy month for the Elmhurst Lions Club. Several activities are planned to support programs that serve the hearing and sight needs of our community, including diabetes awareness and prevention. Beginning Monday, Oct. 9 the annual Lions […]

 
 

Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra begins 57th season

Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra begins 57th season

First concert includes Oktoberfest fundraising dinner Be prepared for a season of spectacular music-making when the Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of Music Director and Conductor Stephen Alltop, begins its 57th year of musical adventures on Saturday, Oct. 14 at 7 p.m., at Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church with a concert […]

 
 

Programs coming to Elmhurst Public Library

Programs coming to Elmhurst Public Library

Friday, Oct. 6 from 2-4:30 p.m. Friday Features: Manchester by the Sea Enjoy an afternoon at the movies every Friday. We’ll play the latest and greatest movies released on DVD. No registration required. *Movie titles may be subject to change* elmlib.org/Friday Saturday, Oct. 7 from 9:30-9:50 a.m. Chicka Chicka Baby […]

 
 

Programs coming to the Elmhurst Art Museum

Programs coming to the Elmhurst Art Museum

Friday, Oct. 13 – 5 p.m. Movies at the Museum | Exit Through the Gift Shop (2010) In conjunction with his exhibition, Hebru Brantley selected a series of films including “Exit Through the Gift Shop,” a documentary film by the famously unidentified artist Banksy about an amateur film-maker who enthusiastically […]