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 Maine South Art Exhibit
  Dec 5th - Dec 27th, 2014

 November 8th, 2014
 Headstone dedication for Eicher family.

 October 26th, 2014
 Horror Fest

 Horror Fest 2014

October 3rd, 2014
Arts & Carafes
  Our 6th annual Arts & Carafes event.

February 23rd, 2014
Darcy Evon book signing

Presentation & book signing by author and Kalo Historian Darcy Evon.
 December 21, 2013
Grandparent's Holiday Party

December, 2013
Christmas Tree Decorating

Christmas Tree Decorating
October, 2013

Halloween pictures
September 27th, 2013
Arts & Carafes

Arts & Carafes 2013 pictures.
September, 2013
Iannelli Book Signing

Iannelli book signing event.
 April 14th, 2013
 Built Out of A Box

Pictures from a talk and tour of craft homes in Park Ridge.


 February, 2013
Iannelli 125th Birthday Celebration
Tim Samuelson talk

Talk by Mr. Tim Sameulson
 November, 2012
Maine South Exhibit

Exhibit of the work of Maine South students

 Arts & Carafes 2012

    Pictures from Arts & Carafes, 2012

 September 15, 2012
 Dr. R. Tripp Evans

Presentation on Grand Wood by Dr. R. Tripp Evans.

  June - July, 2012
  The Don Pegler Exhibit

The Don Pegler Exhibit

  March, 2012
  Continuing The Tradition

CTT  Continuing The Tradition Exhibit

  Saturday, March 17th, 2012

white elephant  White Elephant Sale.

  Tuesday, December 6th, 2011



December 2011 Iannelli celebrationCelebration at The Iannelli Studios Heritage Center featuring the fabulous Field School 5th grade chorus, their parents & its conductor.






  Thursday, October 13th, 2011

  Iannelli Studios Open House


The Iannelli Studios open house held on Thursday, October 13th, 2011.







  Friday, September 23rd, 2011

  Arts & Carafes

Sunday, February 20th, 2011

Tim Samuelson, cultural historian for the City of Chicago, talk on Margaret Iannelli.




Mr. Tim Samuelson, cultural historian for the City of Chicago gave a talk on Margaret Iannelli, the wife of Alfonso Iannelli.


A Night of Stars


The Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce held its annual "A Night of Stars" event on Satuday, January 22nd, 2011 to honor and recognize people that have given their time and talents to the community.  Our Kalo Foundation President, Ms. Betsy Foxwell, is the recipient of that award.  Click here for a copy of the list of recipients and of Betsy's acceptance speech.


Arts & Carafes - 2010

Friday, September 24th, 2010

Pictures from the Arts & Carafes event held at the Park Ridge Country Club.





 It Starts With The Arts - May, 2010


Pictures from "It Starts With The Arts."



Arts & Carafes

Friday, September 25th, 2009




Pictures from the Arts & Carafes event.

 Treasure Hunt 2009





Kalo Silver & the history of Park Ridge. 

Tuesday, June 19th, 2009




Pictures from a talk on Kalo Silver and the history of Park Ridge.

Sam Guard on the Park Ridge Artist's Colony

Sunday, April 26th, 2009

Pictures from a talk given by Mr. Sam Guard on the Park Ridge Artist's Colony.

Presentations at local Schools


Pictures from Kalo presentations at some of our local schools.


Arts & Carafes

September 19th, 2008



Pictures of the Kalo Foundation fund raiser - "Arts & Carafes."






Krehbiel/Kalo Exhibition -  May, 2008



This was a combined exhibit of paintings by both Albert and Dulah Krehbiel as well as display of Kalo and Randahl silver as well as a demonstration of the techniques of silver smiths by Burt Olsson.



The Silver Exhibition

November, 2007


This was the Foundation's 2nd silver exhibit that was held on  November 1st & 4th, 2007.  Thanks to Solari & Huntington Jewelers, Shaker Furniture & Handworks, and Sasser Consulting for their assistance and the use of their facilities in hosting the event.




Iannelli/Krehbiel Event - April, 2007


This was the Foundation's second event.  Friday night's festivities were held upstairs at the Pickwick Theatre in Park Ridge, its theme was a roaring 20s party!  Saturday's event were art exhibits hosted at Audrey's Gifts and at the First United Methodist Church featuring the works of Albert and Dulah Krehbiel and Alfonso Iannelli.


Kalo Shop Silver Exhibition - October, 2006

The Foundation's first silver exhibit was held this past October. Hosted by Solari-Huntington Jewelers, the event featured not only displays of fine silver made by The Kalo Shop, but also a talk by Ms. Darcy Evon, an expert on the arts and crafts era. Many thanks to both Solari & Huntington Jewelers and Walter's Restaurant for hosting this event.





The Kalo Foundation of Park Ridge
255 N. Northwest Hwy.

Park Ridge, IL  60068