The View from 101 York: October 2020

Dated: October 28 2020

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This month our View from 101 York, which typically contains a list of events in Elmhurst and the surrounding areas, continues to provide information about both in-person and virtual activities. In this post, discover some fun upcoming events for date night and family fun, great ways to see nature outdoors this fall, and some fun craft/art kits to keep you busy indoors on a cold fall day.

Local COVID-19 Resources

Date Night

Festive and Thankful Painting
Painting date night at Pinot's Palette
Nov 6 - reservations required

Fall Beer Tasting
Morton Arboretum Fall Beer Tasting
Nov 7 & 8 - tickets required

ECPA Virtual Spotlight Gala
Elmhurst Center for Performing Arts Annual Spotlight Gala goes virtual
Celebrity appearances, entertainment, live auction, raffles, & more 
Nov 14

Support Local Small Businesses

Family Fun

Día de los Muertos Virtual Celebration
Field Museum virtual celebration of Day of the Dead
Nov 1 - reservations required

Family Scavenger Hunt
Elmhurst Public Library's neighborhood scavenger hunt
Starts Nov 2

Dog Admission Day
Morton Arboretum opens up to our dogs
Nov 15 - advance payment required

Things to Do: Sports, Music and More

Fall Flowers

Fall Mum Show
Elmhurst's Wilder Park Conservatory
Oct 31 to Nov 29

Chicago Botanic Garden's celebration of lights
Opens Nov 13

Lincoln Park Conservatory
Open daily

Support Local Small Businesses

Painting/Craft Kits

Spectacular Nightfall
Pinot's Palette virtual art class with painting kit
Nov 4 - other virtual classes available

Watercolors with Karen Exiner
Sponsored by Elmhurst Public Library
Nov 6 - kits available while supplies last

Makery Craft Kits
Elmhurst Public Library
Nov 9 - kits available while supplies last

What virtual and in-person activities have you come across that we're missing? Please share by commenting on our Facebook post or emailing us at

If you have questions about buying or selling a house or the real estate market during this period of uncertain times, please contact your LW Reedy real estate agent today. 

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