March 19th, 2019 4:15 PM
It Takes a Village Through March 28, Art Gallery, Main Library: Fiber artist Betty Jane Lau combines discarded fabrics into two-sided quilts, showing "how fabric from many cultures of our global village are interwoven" and how "bits of color lead the eye down many paths.
March 12th, 2019 3:02 PM
City Voices Concert Saturday, March 16, 7:30 p.m., First United, and Sunday, March 17, 4 p.m., United Lutheran Church: Hear "Chicago's most versatile community chorus" perform Zoltan Kodaly's Missa Brevis, Arvo Pärt's De Profundis, Randall Thompson's Alleluia from The Place of the Blest plus music about angels.
March 5th, 2019 3:27 PM
Trustee Benefit Concert: Under the Streetlamp Saturday, March 9, 5 p.m., Lund Auditorium, Dominican University: Hear hits from the American Radio Songbook including popular Motown and favorite rock & roll tunes performed by a group of high-energy crooners founded by leading cast members of Jersey Boys.
February 26th, 2019 5:17 PM
One Earth Film Festival: "Tawai: A Voice from the Forest" Sunday, March 3, 4 to 7:15 p.m., Unity Temple: Explorer Bruce Parry travels the world to learn from people living in the jungles of Malaysia to the tributaries of the Amazon.
February 19th, 2019 4:35 PM
Dark Money Sunday, Feb. 24, 2 to 4 p.m., Maze Library: View the film that exposes the impact of Citizens United legislation and how elections are bought and sold. Brought by The League of Women Voters and WTTW. Free. 845 Gunderson, Oak Park.
February 12th, 2019 4:02 PM
Oscarthon Saturday, Feb. 16, Small Meeting Room, Main Library: See Oscar-nominated films before the Academy Awards.
February 5th, 2019 3:01 PM
The Book of Love Saturday, Feb. 9, 7:30 p.m., First United Church: The Oriana Singers, six of the "best classically trained singers in Chicago," present a concert of a cappella music about love from many times and places: having it, not having it, wanting it, losing it, etc.
January 30th, 2019 1:52 PM
The United States Postal Service has suspended deliveries due to the extreme cold weather on January 30, 2019. Delivery of Wednesday Journal will be delayed until normal postal service resumes.
January 29th, 2019 1:33 PM
Fun at FishGerald's Saturday, Feb. 2, 3:30 p.m., FitzGerald's: Come to an authentic Door County fish boil, including fresh-caught Lake Michigan Whitefish and Wisconsin potato dinner ($18).
January 22nd, 2019 2:43 PM
Volta String Quartet Sunday, Jan. 27, 3 to 4 p.m., Compound Yellow: Hear Schubert's Cello Quintet, written near the end of his life in 1828.
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