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Announcing the Summer Concert Schedule at Scoville Park

The Hemingway District and our member merchants will sponsor the park District of Oak Park’s Summer Concert Series in Scoville Park located at northeast corner of Lake Street & Oak Park Avenue.

  • June 14 –  Bopology (Swing, Big Band)
  • June 21 – Out of Favor Boys (Blues)
  • June 28 – Mickeys (Folk, Americana)
  • July 5 –  Dave Rudolf (Beach Music)
  • July 12 – Saturday June Band (Rock)
  • July 19 – J & T Band (Country)
  • July 26 – Replays ( Rock)
  • Aug 2  – Deep Fried Pickles (Jug Band, Kids)
  • Aug 9 – Lowdown Brass Band (Funk)

As always, remember that in case of inclement weather or technical difficulties, concerts may start late but will not run past 7:30pm. If a concert will be cancelled due to weather or other extenuating circumstances, the Park District of Oak Park will post on their Facebook Book Page (

Play Better Bridge! April 15 – May 20, 2015

Attention: All Bridge Players!

Play Better Bridge!
Understanding Basic Conventions

Six Wednesdays from April 15 – May 20, 2015
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

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Hemingway 8k Run

The Hemingway District Business Association is sponsoring an 8K run on Saturday July 18, 2005. Please click on the link below for details


HDBA March General Membership Meeting

The next general membership meeting for The Hemingway District business association will be held on Wednesday April 15, 2015 at 8:30am, 104 N Oak Park Avenue 2nd floor U S Bank. Everyone is welcome

Hemingway District 2015 Annual Meeting

The Hemingway District Business Association held its 2015 Annual Meeting  Thursday January  29, 2015, at 805 Lake Street (formerly Mac Specialists). The event was catered by Winberries, Eyrie Restaurant, and the Irish Shop. Former Village Clerk, and long time Ernest Hemingway Foundation member Virginia Cassin was the guest speaker. Paul Zimmerman (Altierra Kitchens, and Home Furnishings 139 S Oak Park Avenue), Veronica Freemont(Cicada Pi 177 S. Oak Park Avenue), and Kelly Morrissey (Kelly Inc. Electrolysis 715 Lake Street Suite 300) were elected to the board of directors. Our sincere thanks go out to everyone who attended and participated in the event.

  • Dan Haley, Jim August, Jim Solnes, Dave Roberts, Megan Greer, Debbie Sloan

Announcing the Official Hemingway Business District Association Membership Sticker

Hemingway Business District Association Membership Sticker

The Official Hemingway Business District Association Membership Sticker

The Hemingway Business District Association announced at the Annual Meeting, held on January 29th, 2015, that members would soon be able to display the membership sticker on their doors.  Members of the membership committee will be delivering stickers to all the members who have not received their sticker.

If you’re not a member and wish to join, fill in the form and become a member, today!

Learn to Play Bridge!


Session 1:  Bridge Basics: Six Classes
October 15 – November 19, 2014

Session 2:  Play of the Hand and Bridge Defense: Six Classes
February 11 – March 25, 2015

Session 3:  Popular Conventions to Enhance Your Game: Six Classes
April 15 – May 20, 2015

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