January 18, 2019 - March 17, 2019
Elmhurst History Museum
February 9, 2019
Elmhurst History Museum
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September 2, 2018 - November 30, 2018 @ Elmhurst History Museum
Take an interactive journey through Elmhurst history! See the award-winning tabletop map filled with photos from various eras, and explore fascinating object towers on different themes, from businesses to community, and watch a video on Elmhurst history. Check out the latest History Spotlight, a rotating display of special objects and photos from the museum’s collection which currently features objects and information about the Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce.
October 2, 2018 - January 6, 2019 @ Lizzadro Museum
Modern carvings from the House of Fabergé feature Russian folklore figures of the Kvass Seller, the Gypsy Fortune Teller and the Vagabond made of Russian gemstone materials.
November 6, 2018 - January 20, 2019 @ Elmhurst Art Museum
Experience an interactive video work, large-scale light installation, intervention in the McCormick House, and more.
McCormick House: 1952 – 1959 curated by Robert Kleinschmidt and Ryan Monteleagre See the Children's Wing with a full domestic interior for the first time since the museum acquired the McCormick House.
The Figure and the Chicago Imagists: Selections from Elmhurst College Art Collection curated by Suellen Rocca, one of the original Imagists Featuring over 30 works by some of the most provocative and influential Midwest artists since the 1960s. This exhibition is part of Art Design Chicago, an initiative of the Terra Foundation for American Art exploring Chicago’s art and design legacy with presenting partner, The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation.
November 11, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM @ Hammerschmidt Memorial Chapel
As part of an effort to honor and increase awareness about veterans and their service to our country, the Elmhurst College Wind Ensemble and American Legion T.H.B. Post 187 will present a joint Veterans Day tribute concert for the Elmhurst community on Sunday, Nov. 11. The Elmhurst College Wind Ensemble will play patriotic music throughout the program, joined by the American Legion Color Guard and the color guards and members of Elmhurst Boy Scout Troops 82 and 117.
November 11, 2018, 2:00 PM @ Elmhurst History Museum
In honor of Veteran’s Day, R.J. Lindsey brings WWI General Charles Dawes to life through a slide show and first-person presentation. General Dawes famously coordinated American, British, Belgium, Italian, and French military requirements earning high honors from all five nations. This year marks the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI. Registration required: Online at elmhursthistory.org (Adult Programs) or call 630-530-6879.
November 11, 2018, 3:00 PM @ Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church
"French Connections” showcases the formidable talents of organist Michael Surratt performing Saint-Saëns' Symphony No. 3 (Organ Symphony) and pianist Adam Nieman playing Chopin's Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor. Bizet's Carmen Suite No. 1 rounds out this afternoon of spectacular musical experiences.