March 20th, 2018 12:52 PM
ARTifact: 33-1/3 Through Friday, April 6, Oak Park Art League (OPAL): An innovative mash-up of art and music culture, OPAL presents a national juried exhibition of album cover art celebrating Columbia Record's 70th anniversary of the first microgroove 33.3 rpm record and the current resurgence of vinyl.
March 15th, 2018 3:48 PM
37th Annual St. Patrick's Day Festival Saturday, March 17, 1 p.m. to midnight, FitzGerald's: Fun for the whole family. Mayer School Irish Dancers (2 to 6 p.m.), The Dooley Brothers (7 to 10 p.m.), Fitz & the Celts (10 to midnight) in the Tent and Cannonball (9 p.m.) in the SideBar;
March 7th, 2018 11:25 AM
One Earth Film Festival Continues through Sunday, March 11, various times and locations: See films with environmental impact and hear from film makers, environmentalists and educators at venues across the Chicago area. Local showings: Another Way of Living: The Story of Reston, VA - Wed., March 7, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Main Library, 834 Lake St., Oak Park. Unfractured - Thursday, March 8, 6 to 9:30 p.m., Nineteenth Century Charitable Association, 178 Forest Ave., Oak Park. $20, includes reception.
February 27th, 2018 2:05 PM
What's Blooming on Harrison Application deadline Monday, March 12, Oak Park Arts District: Be a part of the street festival that includes an art fair, music, makers workshops, children's activities and more, held May 19.
February 20th, 2018 1:21 PM
"An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power" Tuesday, Feb. 27, 7 p.m., Lund Auditorium, Dominican University: A decade after the documentary An Inconvenient Truth, comes this 2017 award-winning film, which follows Nobel Peace Prize awardee Al Gore, traveling the world to influence international climate policy.
February 13th, 2018 4:52 PM
Chicago a cappella Sings Love Stories Friday, Feb. 16, 8 p.m., Pilgrim Congregational Church: A love-drenched program ranging from Renaissance madrigals to jazz standards is coupled with a script performed by a pair of Chicago actors. From Shakespearean sonnets to Rodgers & Hammerstein, this eclectic concert makes an unforgettable musical Valentine.
February 6th, 2018 4:19 PM
Rock the House Saturday, Feb. 10, 7 to 10 p.m., School of Rock Oak Park: Attend a benefit for the Oak Park Regional Housing Center, featuring local craft beer, chef-prepared bites and silent auction.
January 30th, 2018 4:34 PM
Flamenco with Maya Tatiana Thursday, Feb. 1, 7:30 p.m., Nineteenth Century Charitable Association: With haunting Spanish guitar solos and dance evocative of rumba and tango, you will be moved by the passion and depth of this colorful experience.
January 23rd, 2018 5:37 PM
Schubert Festival Oak Park Saturday, Jan. 27, 3 to 9:30 p.m., Unity Temple: Hear a variety of Franz Schubert music performed by world-class musicians including talent from the Lyric Opera, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and an international award-winning pianist. With four concerts in one, stay for all four or any one of them.
January 16th, 2018 5:04 PM
Authors on Tap Thursday, Jan. 18, 7 p.m., Beer Shop: Join Oak Parker Michael Moreci in conversation with Tim Seeley. Moreci will discuss his debut novel, Black Star Renegades, a galaxy-hopping adventure.
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