The View from 101 York Special Edition: Summer 2021

Dated: April 9 2021

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We are welcoming the first signs of summer here from our view here at 101 York. And as we do, we're expanding our April monthly view post for a special summer events edition. Check out these fun events coming our way for the summer of 2021. 

Virtual Parties

All Summer Long

Dinos Everywhere
Over 40 animatronic dinosaurs
Brookfield Zoo
Now thru Sept 6

Outdoor art exhibition
Morton Arboretum
Spring/Summer 2021

Outdoor lights/art
Chicago Botanic Garden
Now thru Jan 2022

Progressive Barnyard Tour
Kline Creek Farm
Now thru June 28

Run for Animal Care & Conservation
Virtual 5K Spring Run/Walk
Sponsored by Brookfield Zoo
Now thru May 30

Run Challenge

Starting in May

Family Archery
Blackwell Forest Preserve
May 8, 11am to 12:30 pm

To the Moon: Snoopy Soars with NASA
Elmhurst Historic Museum
May 14 to Aug 29

Kayaking Basics
Herrick Lake
May 22, 9 to 11 am

Mayslake by Moonlight
May 26, 27; June 23, 24

Starting in June

Elmhurst Park District Pools
Scheduled to open mid-June

Elmhurst Farmers Market
Valette & York 
Wednesdays starting June 2, 7 am to 1 pm

Bird Walk
Cantigny Park
June 12, 7:30 to 10:30 am

Drive-Thru Zoo
Elmhurst Public Library parking lot
June 23, 9 am to 1 pm

Birding by Boat
Mallard Lake
June 13, 8:30 to 10:30 am

Spies in Disguise
Free Movies Under the Stars
Diane Main Park, Westmont
June 18, 8:30 pm

Mexican Art
Authentic & hand-crafted work of local Mexican artists
Cantigny Park
June 19 & 20, 10 am to 4 pm

Women's Outdoor Adventure Series
Herrick Lake
June 26, 9 to 11 am

Women's Outdoor Adventure Series
Herrick Lake
June 26, 11 am to 12:30 pm

Starting in July

Story Walk Live
Sponsored by Elmhurst Public Library
Berens Park
June 9, 9 to 11:30am

Rookie of the Year
Free Movies Under the Stars
Veterans Memorial Park, Westmont
July 9, 8:30 pm

Geneva Art Fair
Third Street, Geneva
July 23 & 24

Starting in August

Free Movies Under the Stars
Mertz Memorial Park, Westmont
Aug 6, 8:30 pm

Pets at Butterfield Park
Sponsored by Elmhurst Public Library
Butterfield Park, Elmhurst
Aug 13, 1 to 3:30 pm

Tylerman Film Festival
Cantigny Park
Aug 28, 10 am to 4 pm; Aug 29 10 am to 10 pm

What fun summer events are we missing? Let us know by commenting on one of our Facebook posts or emailing us at

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