Monthly Archives: January 2018

A new perspective of Rainey Bennett – Four Floral Panels

The Chicago artist, Rainey Bennett, painted the four floral paintings that are inset within the paneling of the Oak Room at the Allerton Retreat Center. They were painted and installed in 1951. A handwritten letter dated to October, 1951, in … Continue reading

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2nd Annual Kirby Wellness Walk Extended a Week

The Kirby Wellness Walk at Allerton Park has been extended an extra week. The Walk has been suspended for this week, January 2-6, 2018, owing to the dangerous weather conditions predicted to continue. The Walk has been extended to next … Continue reading

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