Calendar of Events

  • 21
    21.July.Saturday

    Chakra Yoga @ 9 a.m.

    9:00 am-10:00 am
    07.21.2018
    Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art
    220 Cottage Hill Ave. Elmhurst, IL 60126

    Join Ahimsa Yoga Studios – Elmhurst instructor, JoAnn Concialdi, for an all-levels yoga class focusing on connecting to the energies of the chakras amidst the peaceful stone exhibits. Please bring your own mat and any props you typically use. Make reservations early as space is limited.

     60 minutes
    $10.00 per person – Ages 18 and up
    Reservations Required: 630-833-1616

  • 21
    21.July.Saturday

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

    2:00 pm-3:00 pm
    07.21.2018

    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.

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

  • 07
    07.August.Tuesday

    Special Exhibit: Cameos & Chakras

    All day
    08.07.2018
    Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art
    220 Cottage Hill Ave. Elmhurst, IL 60126

    Explore two exhibits that focus on meditation.  Italian shell cameos of Christian themes depict the Stations of the Cross and Saints. The Chakra Stones developed from ancient Indian influences and correspond to one’s positive awareness.

    April 14 to September 16, 2018
    Regular Museum Hours and Admission

  • 19
    19.August.Sunday

    Fossil Collecting Field Trip August 19

    8:00 am-2:00 pm
    08.19.2018

    Travel by motor coach to Mulford Quarry in Rockford, Illinois. Collect Ordovician Period marine fossils in dolomitic limestone. There has been recent blasting at this quarry, revealing a new layer of collectable fossils including brachiopods, cephalopods, corals, crinoids, gastropods, and more.

    Field Trip – Ages 8 years to Adult
    8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m
    $45.00 per person
    Museum Members $40.00
    Reservations Required: 630-833-1616

  • 25
    25.August.Saturday

    Volcanoes @ 2 p.m.

    2:00 pm-3:00 pm
    08.25.2018
    Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art
    220 Cottage Hill Ave. Elmhurst, IL 60126

    Geologist Sara Kurth presents an interactive lecture on volcanoes. Discussions will include how volcanoes work, and compare different eruption styles and focus on recent eruptions and explore how volcanoes can effect local and global communities. Hands-on specimens will be available.

     60 minutes – Youth to Adult
    Regular Museum Admission
    Museum Members Free