January 15th, 2019 3:45 PM
Lula Washington Dance Theatre Saturday, Jan. 19, 7:30 p.m., Performing Arts Center, Dominican University: See a mix of African, modern, ballet and hip-hop that explores social and humanitarian issues reflecting aspects of African American culture and history.
January 8th, 2019 4:30 PM
Re:cover the '19 Sat., Jan. 12, 2 to 5 p.m., Unity Temple: Come explore what it means to recover in 2019, whatever that means to you, through performances, dialogue, open mic and art.
January 3rd, 2019 10:46 AM
Twelfth Night Community Choral Performance Sunday, Jan. 6, 4 p.m., United Lutheran Church: This musical program features choirs from First United Church of Oak Park, Grace Episcopal Church, Pilgrim Congregational Church UCC, United Lutheran Church and Unity Temple Unitarian Universalist. 409 Greenfield St., Oak Park.
December 25th, 2018 12:00 PM
Boxing Day Wednesday, Dec. 26, Noon to 4 p.m. Hemingway Birthplace Museum: Celebrate the English custom as the Hemingway family did more than 100 years ago with traditional Boxing Day festivities, including holiday music, a special Hemingway Readers Theatre production ("The Spirit of Boxing Day"), along with English tea and refreshments.
December 19th, 2018 11:23 AM
Oak Park Festival Theatre re-imagines the story of Scrooge from Charles Dickens' point of view and real-life events.
December 11th, 2018 4:16 PM
"A Christmas Carol" Community Reading Sunday, Dec. 16, 2 to 4 p.m., Pleasant Home: Gather around the fire and listen to Charles Dickens' classic read by community members. Selected children invited to read lines from "A Visit from St. Nicholas" before the main story.
December 5th, 2018 11:51 AM
Holiday Fairs and Cookie Walks Saturday, Dec. 8, 10 a.m., United Lutheran Church: At the Cookie Walk, fill a box for $15. Locally hand-crafted items, jams/jellies, Fair Trade wares and gift basket raffle also available. Benefitting Housing Forward, New Moms, and Sarah's Inn. Questions: 708-386-1576. 409 Greenfield St., Oak Park.
November 28th, 2018 11:54 AM
Wright's Home for the Holidays Saturday, Dec. 1, arrive between 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio: This architectural gem is decorated for the holidays in keeping with the Wright family tradition.
November 20th, 2018 4:57 PM
Turkey Trot Hike Friday, Nov. 23, 1 p.m., Trailside Museum: Get on your feet after that turkey dinner and take a special post-holiday guided hike on the trails. Free. Register: 708-366-6530. 738 Thatcher Ave., River Forest.
November 13th, 2018 5:22 PM
Fridays at Hemingway's: Evening of Illusion Friday, Nov. 16, 7 to 9 p.m., Ernest Hemingway Birthplace: See Jeanette Andrews, a contemporary magician and artist who "uses sensory anomalies and scientific oddities to bridge everyday life to a special, heightened world."
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