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Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Pick of the Week – The event NOT to be missed… Lizzadro presents Dinosaur Day On Saturday, Jan. 6, Dinosaur Day returns to the Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art, 200 Cottage Hill Ave., from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn about fossils with hands-on activities. See and touch real fossils, […]

 
 

Joe Newton Memorial celebration planned for Saturday, Jan. 27

Joe Newton Memorial celebration planned for Saturday, Jan. 27

A memorial celebration is planned to honor legendary York Boys Cross Country coach Joe Newton on Saturday, Jan. 27 beginning at 2 p.m. in the York Commons at York Community High School, 355 W. St. Charles Rd. Mr. Newton died in the early morning of Dec. 9 in Arizona. He […]

 
 

Victory Meat & Seafood opens

Victory Meat & Seafood opens

Latest venture for Tony Gambino who owns HB Jones, Doc’s Victory Pub By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent Victory Meat & Seafood, a neighborhood steak and seafood restaurant has opened its doors at 116 No. York St. in downtown Elmhurst. It is the latest restaurant venture by Elmhurst resident […]

 
 

Park Board Capsules…

Park Board Capsules…

What’s happening at the Elmhurst Park District By Chris Fox For The Elmhurst Independent The Elmhurst Park District Board held its final regular meeting of 2017 on Dec. 11 at the district’s administrative office at 375 W. First Street. Commissioner Doug Ennis was absent from the meeting. There were no […]

 
 

York plans memorial celebration of Joe Newton’s life for Jan. 27

York plans memorial celebration of Joe Newton’s life for Jan. 27

A memorial celebration is planned to honor legendary York Boys Cross Country coach Joe Newton on Saturday, Jan. 27, at York Community High School, 355 W. St. Charles Rd. Newton died in the early morning of Dec. 9 in Arizona. He was 87 when he retired at the conclusion of […]

 
 

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Pick of the Week The event NOT to be missed… Saturday, Dec. 16 Sunday, Dec. 17 Beginning at 7 p.m. each evening, Elmhurst Community Choir and Orchestra will present its third annual “Christmas in Elmhurst” concert in York High School’s auditorium.  Doors will open 30 minutes prior to the concerts. […]

 
 

Special Kids Day holiday party

Special Kids Day holiday party

Kids with special needs along with their families are invited to a special holiday celebration on Wednesday, Dec. 6, from   3:30-8 p.m. at Wilder Mansion, 211 S. Prospect Ave. Celebrate the holidays with Special Kids Day at a free annual party for children (of all ages!) with disabilities and their […]

 
 

Immigration issues discussed, enrollment, at League of Women Voters meeting

Immigration issues discussed, enrollment, at League of Women Voters meeting

     Join the League of Women Voters of Elmhurst on Thursday, Dec. 7, 7 p.m. at the Elmhurst Public Library, 125 S. Prospect Ave., as immigration issues are discussed. A brief film on Immigrant Prisons, produced by Brave New Films will be shown, followed by the Executive Director of the […]

 
 

SPIRITO! Singers to perform

SPIRITO! Singers to perform

Spirito! Singers has announced that their Winter Concert, “Making Spirits Bright,” will be performed Saturday, Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 3 at 3 p.m. at Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church, 149 W. Brush Hill Rd. Each of the three Spirito! ensembles will perform individually as well as all […]

 
 

Elmhurst Community Calendar

Elmhurst Community Calendar

Pick of the Week The event NOT to be missed Friday, Nov. 17 – Veterans storytelling event Beginning at 7 p.m., there will be a storytelling event for veterans held at the Elmhurst American Legion Post #187, 310 W. Butterfield. Free and open to the public, but registration is requested. […]