Calendar of Events

  • 04
    04.July.Tuesday

    KDRMA Passport Program through Labor Day

    All day
    07.04.2017-09.19.2017

    Summer is a great time to visit the museums in Kane and DuPage Counties. Designed for ages 4 to 12, each site has an activity for children to complete. The Summer Passport program begins on May 1st and ends on Labor Day.
    Get your passport stamped during Museum hours.

  • 05
    05.July.Wednesday

    Special Exhibit: "Smithsonian Gems" through March 2018

    All day
    07.05.2017-03.31.2018
    Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art
    220 Cottage Hill Ave. Elmhurst, IL 60126

    American jewelry designers and phenomenal gemstones are featured in this exclusive exhibit from the gem vaults of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.
    Regular Museum hours & admission.

  • 22
    22.July.Saturday

    Start Your Rockin' Collection! @ 2 p.m.

    2:00 pm-3:00 pm
    07.22.2017

    Create your very own, personalized rock collection! Cartons and materials for decoration are provided. Each child can choose several rocks to start or fill in their collection carton. Rocks from home can also be brought in for identification.

    Workshop – 2:00 p.m. – 60 minutes
    Ages 5 to 10 years
    Fee: $5.00 per person
    Museum Members Free
    Reservations Required: (630) 833-1616

  • 01
    01.August.Tuesday

    KDRMA Passport Program through Labor Day

    All day
    08.01.2017-10.17.2017

    Summer is a great time to visit the museums in Kane and DuPage Counties. Designed for ages 4 to 12, each site has an activity for children to complete. The Summer Passport program begins on May 1st and ends on Labor Day.
    Get your passport stamped during Museum hours.

  • 19
    19.August.Saturday

    Volcanoes @ 2 p.m.

    2:00 pm-3:00 pm
    08.19.2017
    Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art
    220 Cottage Hill Ave. Elmhurst, IL 60126

    Geologist Sara Kurth presents an interactive lecture on volcanoes. Discuss how volcanoes work, and compare
    different eruption styles. Focus on recent eruptions and explore how volcanoes can effect local and global communities. Hands-on specimens.

    Lecture – 2:00 p.m. – 60 minutes
    Youth to Adult
    Regular Museum Admission
    Museum Members Free
    Reservations Recommended