The Summer String Orchestra, under the direction of Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra Assistant Conductor, Alison Gaines, will present a recital on Tuesday, July 5, 7:00pm in Hammerschmidt Chapel at Elmhurst College. The program will include selections by Mozart, Pachelbel, Elgar and Telemann, along with traditional pieces.
Construction has started at the Butterfield Park playground with the remaining equipment and footings being removed. Demolition will continue for the rest of the week. The new equipment is scheduled to be delivered to the site next week. Learn more about the Butterfield Park redevelopment and The Playground for Everyone here.
At their May 25, 2016 meeting, the Park Board approved a bid of $63,800 from Professional Paving and Concrete Co., Inc. of Glen Ellyn, Illinois to redesign the front entrance stairway at the Park District Administrative Office in order to increase accessibility and safety, and to repair the sidewalks and driveway entrances on First Street. This improvement project will also include paving the visitor parking spots directly across from the front entrance along the train tracks.