Featured Events

Pleasant Home & Hemingway Birthplace Special Tour

Friday, May 16 from 5-7pm

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Two historic homes, one delightful evening.


On Friday, May 16 from 5-7pm, Pleasant Home and Ernest Hemingway Birthplace will present a special combined tour of both historic homes including food and drinks. 


Tickets are $25 per person, available securely through PayPal. Contact Heidi at (708) 383-2654 or for questions.


You can also enjoy the 2014 All Wright Housewalk on Saturday, May 17! Click here for more information.

Renaissance Quintet

Sunday, May 18

renaissance"The Romantic Spirit of Schumann and Brahms" Two composers and one muse: Schumann "the mentor', Brahms "the protégé" and Clara Schumann, their love. She infused their music with passion, and became their most fervent champion.

Oak Park Classical Guitar Ensemble

Monday, June 9

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Lily Afshar, Classical Guitarist


"Lily Afshar is like a breath of fresh air in the world of classical guitar... Her adventurous recordings have earned her the status of one of the foremost classical guitarists." - Public Radio International

6:30pm - VIP Reception - $50 includes tickets, tour of Pleasant Home and priority seating

7:30pm - Performance - $20

8:30pm - Book, CD & DVD Signing

Contact Yvette Washington at (708) 703-0881 or for questions.



June Revel Gala Benefiting Pleasant Home Foundation

Saturday, June 21, 2014

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The Pleasant Home Foundation wishes to continue the Farson Family’s tradition of entertaining by hosting a gala event with a nostalgic theme reminiscent of another era. More details here...