Cole DeGenova will perform at the PianoForte Storytellers Series, 1335 S. Michigan Ave. in Chicago, for a solo concert at 7:30 pm. $20/$15 members/$5 students. Info: http://www.pianofortefoundation.org/concerts-and-events.
Whole Foods Market, 7245 W. Lake St. in River Forest, presents Family Story Time for kids ages birth-6 from 9:30-10 am. Info: 708-366-1045.
Oak Park Arts District, Harrison St. & Lombard in Oak Park, presents a Third Friday Gallery Walk from 6-9 pm.
This is a video of the Oak Park Area Arts Council’s Off the Wall teen summer arts employment program. The apprentices installed a beautiful mural at Euclid & Garfield; titled “Serenity” They also completed murals for the back of the Barrie Park sled hill at Lombard & Fillmore. Those murals are titled “Can’t Stop the […]CONTINUE READING →
The Oak Park Public Library is now accepting online applications for its Teen Summer Volunteer Program to be held Jun. 9-Jul. 26. Applications are due May 4. The program is open to all Oak Park teenagers entering grades 8-12 in the 2014-2015 school year. Info: http://oppl.org/teens.CONTINUE READING →
Forest Park artist Elaine Luther’s work is featured this month at the Chicago Public Library’s West Englewood branch. The work shown is a series of assemblage sculptures called Our Ladies of Perpetual Housework. If you can’t make it to West Englewood, you can learn more about the series, and see pictures here: http://chicago.bibliocms.com/news/artist-interview-elaine-luther and here: http://www.forestparkreview.com/News/Articles/3-4-2014/ForeCONTINUE READING →