Elmhurst Historical Museum to host baseball lawn party

ELMHURST – The Elmhurst Historical Museum invites baseball fans of all ages to a baseball-themed lawn party.

The family friendly Root for the Home Team Lawn Party will include games, crafts, food and tours of the museum's "Sox vs. Cubs" exhibit.

Attendees can meet Ron Kittle of the White Sox from 1 to 2 p.m. and the Cubs' new mascot, Clark, from 2 to 3 p.m.

Visitors can also enter for a chance to win White Sox tickets. The Chicago Bandits' mascot, Outlaw, will be present from 3 to 4 p.m.

The Hot Dog Lady of Elmhurst, Pam Uslander, will be on hand and offer a discount to those with a copy of the museum's green summer calendar.

Youth baseball players are encouraged to wear their uniforms, and complimentary treats will be available.

The free lawn party will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the museum, 120 E. Park Ave., Elmhurst.