October 16th, 2018 2:56 PM
The Oak Park Public Library is celebrating the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelly's Frankenstein.
October 9th, 2018 3:40 PM
The Oak Park Arts District is hosting a weekend of music to support the OP-RF Food Pantry, Housing Forward and the OP-RF Community Foundation.
October 2nd, 2018 4:24 PM
Ode to Joy Concert Sunday, Oct. 7, 4 p.m., Concordia University Chapel: Hear the award-wining Symphony of Oak Park & River Forest perform Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 (choral).
September 25th, 2018 3:28 PM
First Tuesday Film Club: 'Three Identical Strangers' Tuesday, Oct. 2, 10 a.m., noon, and 7 p.m., Lake Theatre: In this true story, three 19-year-olds discover they are identical triplets separated at birth.
September 18th, 2018 4:54 PM
Harvest Time for Scholarships Sunday, Sept. 23, 3 to 6 p.m., Nineteenth Century Club: See the Chicago Cellar Boys play Louis Armstrong-inspired jazz and the big band sounds of the 1920s and '30s.
September 11th, 2018 4:16 PM
Oaktoberfest Friday, Sept. 14, 4 to 10 p.m., and Saturday, Sept. 15, Noon to 10 p.m., Downtown Oak Park: Enjoy live music a Kids' Root Beer Garden, craft beer, wine and local food favorites. Free admission. More: oaktoberfest.net. Marion St. and North Blvd., south of Lake St.
September 4th, 2018 3:27 PM
Frank Lloyd Wright After Hours Thursday, Sept. 6, 6 to 8 p.m., Home and Studio: Come to the inaugural evening of music, wine, beer and light refreshments as you casually explore the historic site and learn from docents. Guided outdoor walks of the surrounding neighborhood, including Forest Avenue and its Wright-designed private residences.
August 28th, 2018 3:34 PM
Last Weekend: "The African Company Presents Richard III" Wednesday through Saturday, Aug. 29 to Sept. 1, 8 p.m., Austin Gardens: See Oak Park Festival Theatre's Jeff Recommended production before it closes. $32; $27, seniors; $15, students; free, under 12. Tickets/more: oakparkfestival.com; 708-300-9396., 167 Forest Ave., Oak Park.
August 21st, 2018 1:28 PM
44th Annual Arts & Crafts Show Saturday, Aug. 25, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Sunday, Aug. 26, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Scoville Park: The American Society of Artists presents a juried show with works on canvas and paper, in glass and fiber, from wood and metals, and much more.
August 14th, 2018 3:39 PM
Creating Butterfly Habitats Throughout the Seasons Thursday, Aug. 16, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Oak Park Conservatory: Stephanie Walquist of West Cook Wild Ones will talk about creating habitat gardens for area butterflies.
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