September 19, 2019
120 E. Park Ave.
September 26, 2019
Elmhurst History Museum
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September 19, 2019, 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Bus Tour: Illinois Holocaust Museum
Thursday, September 19, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Cost: $45 per person
Location: Elmhurst History Museum, 120 E. Park Ave., Elmhurst
More info: elmhursthistory.org (Adult Programs section) or 630-833-1457
Travel by coach bus to Skokie to explore the Illinois Holocaust Museum’s fascinating and poignant collection. Participants will receive a guided tour of the “Karkomi Holocaust Exhibition” and encounter the “Take a Stand Center: Abe & Ida Cooper Survivor Stories Experience.” Price includes transportation, admission, tour and boxed lunch. Limited seating available. Participants meet at Elmhurst History Museum’s Education Center. Registration Required: Call Jessie Wandersee at 630-530-6879.
September 26, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ 1st Floor Gallery
Written by Sonia Nazario and based on the Los Angeles Times newspaper series that won two Pulitzer Prizes, Enrique’s Journey tells the story of a young Honduran boy who ventures to the U.S. to find his mother, who left 11 years earlier to find work and support her family. Discussion led by Elmhurst Public Library and Elmhurst History Museum staff. Program includes after-hours access to exhibits. A limited number of books are available at Elmhurst Public Library. Registration Required: Email email@example.com or call 630-530-6879.