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SUMMER 2017 FAMILY PROGRAMS

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Location:  Elmhurst History Museum Education Center, 120 E. Park Ave., Elmhurst


More Info: Call 630-833-1457 email

EHMprograms@elmhurst.org


JUNE-AUGUST 2017


Wednesday, June 28
Summer Family Fun Series: The Art of Rock & Disco—Record Album Art
CANCELLED
Time:  10:30am–12 p.m.

PLEASE NOTE: The June 28th PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELLED AS OF 6/27/17. Please be sure to register to participate in one of our other upcoming Family Programs on July 26 and Aug. 9.

Wednesday, July 12
Elmhurst City Centre Block-to-Block Dance Party

Time: 5:30–8:30 p.m. FREE!

Show off your dance moves as a DJ spins disco records at this family-friendly event! July 12 is the 38th anniversary of Disco Demolition Night at Comiskey Park, so join in the fun as we travel back in time with disco dancing by the fountain and to watch special dance demonstrations by local dance troupes. Presented by Elmhurst City Centre and Elmhurst History Museum. 
Location: Elmhurst City Centre Plaza, York Ave. + Schiller St., Downtown Elmhurst
More Info: www.elmhurstcitycentre.com

Wednesday, July 26
Summer Family Fun Series: Disco Culture and Style

Time: 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Learn about disco culture and style by recreating a disco club in the EHM Education Center.  How would people who liked disco music have dressed or decorated in the late 1970s?  What music would they have listened to and how did they dance?  Families will help make “Club EHM” and end the workshop by learning the moves of the Disco Era!  Limit: 40 participants per program. Appropriate for kids age 5-12 accompanied by an adult.
Cost per child:  $5 Members/$7 Non-Members (no cost for accompanying adult)
Location: Elmhurst History Museum Education Center, 120 E. Park Ave., Elmhurst
RSVP:  elmhursthistory.org (Family Programs Section) or http://bpt.me/2934474



Wednesday, August 9
Summer Family Fun Series: Wacky Sports Promotions

Time: 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Participants will learn about how Disco Demolition Night was one of many promotions that have attracted and entertained audiences at sports events for years, including promotions that worked….and those that didn’t!  Participants will plan their own crazy promotional event and design their own t-shirt and buttons.  Limit: 40 participants. Appropriate for kids age 5-12 accompanied by an adult.
Cost per child:
 $5 Members/$7 Non-Members
Location:
Elmhurst History Museum Education Center, 120 E. Park Ave., Elmhurst
RSVP:
 elmhursthistory.org (Family Programs Section) or http://bpt.me/2934474