Events

‘Dancing Under the Stars’ with the Elmhurst College Jazz Band on June 3

‘Dancing Under the Stars’ with the Elmhurst College Jazz Band on June 3

The top floor of the Addison parking deck in Elmhurst makes an unusual but perfect venue for Dancing Under the Stars, an evening of dancing and music featuring the renowned Elmhurst College Jazz Band. Dancing will begin at 7 p.m. on Saturday, June 3, on the roof level of the […]

 
 

York Alumni to present Godspell June 9

York Alumni to present Godspell June 9

  It is with great pride and pleasure that York alumni have come back to the York Stage for this one night only musical, Godspell. Heading the cast are Michael St. Peter (BA, Vocal Performance, Juilliard) and James Mueller (BA, Dance, Luther) as Jesus and Judas. The cast is rounded […]

 
 

Mayor issues proclamation for Municipal City Clerks Week

Mayor issues proclamation for Municipal City Clerks Week

On Monday, May 1, 2017 at the City Council Meeting, Mayor Steve Morley issued a Proclamation designating May 7-13, 2017 as “Municipal Clerks Week.” The Proclamation cites that the Clerk “serves as the professional link between the citizens, the local governing bodies and agencies of government at other levels.” The […]

 
 

Learn the secrets of the world’s longevity hot spots

Learn the secrets of the world’s longevity hot spots

Join Elmhurst Park District at The Abbey on Wednesday, May 17 from 12:30-3 p.m. to learn about the nutrition and lifestyles of the world’s five most remarkable longevity hot spots. Today we are living longer than ever before, and a few of us can expect to live to 100 or […]

 
 

Garden Club of Villa Park 23rd Annual Plant Sale

Garden Club of Villa Park 23rd Annual Plant Sale

Garden Club of Villa Park 23rd Annual Plant Sale Villa Park, IL, May 12 & 13, 2017 – The 23rd Annual Plant Sale of the Garden Club of Villa Park will be held Friday and Saturday, May 12 and 13, 2017 from 8 am to 3 pm at the Villa […]

 
 

ICGS to hold charity lemonade stand 6/3

ICGS to hold charity lemonade stand 6/3

On Saturday, June 3, the family of an Immaculate Conception Grade School kindergarten student will team up with the IC Grade School and Parish community to host a charity lemonade stand on the parish grounds. The lemonade stand will benefit “Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation,” a national childhood cancer foundation dedicated […]

 
 

Bethel Church celebrates Music Sunday

Bethel Church celebrates Music Sunday

On Sunday, May 14, Bethel United Church of Christ will celebrate its annual spring Music Sunday, featuring the church’s adult voice choir under the direction of Minister of Music Jeffrey Panko, the adult bell choir under the direction of Linda Lunt, and soloists Andrew Volk, clarinet, and Jenny Riddle, soprano. […]

 
 

Kiwanis to hold 13th annual house walk May 19

Kiwanis to hold 13th annual house walk May 19

The Kiwanis Club of Lombard will present its 13th annual “Over the Threshold…A Tour of Distinctive Lombard Homes” on Friday, May 19. The house walk will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and again from 5-8:30 p.m. All attendees are invited to a reception from 3:30-4:30 p.m. at […]

 
 

Broadway in Elmhurst

Broadway in Elmhurst

Local performers with Elmhurst roots join to support Elmhurst Centre for Performing Arts Elmhurst native, Julie Peterson, returns to Elmhurst on Saturday, May 13, for a special performance in Broadway in Elmhurst, an evening of musical theatre and entertainment to benefit the Elmhurst Centre for Performing Arts, a not-for-profit organization […]

 
 

Honoring the legacy of former CA&E Railroad

Honoring the legacy of former CA&E Railroad

Jack Jones remembers when a train fare was around a dime, and that the Chicago Aurora & Elgin train went all the way to Wells Street in Chicago, where one could then take an el train to the Loop. The era of that third-rail train sprouting from the far west […]