Oak Park Area Association to celebrate 100th anniversary tonight

The Oak Park Area Association of REALTORS® will celebrate its 100th anniversary tonight at its “100th Anniversary Plus Installation Ceremony” at the 19th Century Club in Oak Park.

The event will feature dinner, dancing, drinks, memorabilia and a slide show featuring past presidents.

The Oak Park Real Estate Board was established on July 24, 1917 with 13 members, including first President Edward H. Duff. Although the association’s name has changed several times in its history, the Oak Park Area Association of REALTORS® serves 464 members and 26 affiliate members today.

Michelle Kelly is the association executive and 2018 officers will be: President John Lawrence, Vice President Jonathan Zivojnovic, Treasurer Alice McMahon, Secretary Erica Cuneen and Immediate Past President Jane McClelland.

Architect Frank Lloyd Wright designed this house in Oak Park. (Bigstock Photos)

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