Donate to the Oak Park Area Arts Council (OPAAC) OPAAC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. All donations are tax deductible. Your donation helps us to keep the arts alive and invigorated through many programs. Two of those programs are: ArtsFunds that awards grants to 24 arts organizations for general operating or special project support. Off […]CONTINUE READING →
Pics from the ribbon cutting ceremonies 8/15/14 for the Off The Wall program. Murals are located at 618-632 S. Austin Blvd. (south side of the building and at School of Rock, 219 Lake Street (west side of the building). Thanks so very much to each of the Off The Wall apprentices. You guys rock! Thanks […]CONTINUE READING →
On a bridge over the river Seine in Paris, lovers write their names and dates on padlocks, attach them to the rails, and throw the padlock key into the river to symbolize their commitment. The locks form a colorful, metallic tapestry that testifies to the power of undying love. As part of The Ernest Hemingway […]CONTINUE READING →
Bead in Hand, 145 Harrison St. in Oak Park, presents a Button Wreath Ornament Drop-In Workshop from 2-6 pm & Dec. 20 from 2-5 pm. $5. Info: 708-848-1761.
Open Door Repertory Company, 902 S. Ridgeland in Oak Park, presents The League of Improv Heroes, its resident improv troupe at 8 pm. $15. Info: 708-342-0810.
Bead in Hand, 145 Harrison St. in Oak Park, presents a Basic Stringing Jewelry Class from 6:30-9:30 pm. Info: 708-848-1761, www.beadinhand.com.
The Frank Lloyd Wright Trust presents This Christmas, My Favorite Things, a holiday concert with vocalist Margaret Carlson & her trio from 7-8 pm. $10/free for Trust members. Info: http://flwright.org/programs/concertsincontextChristmas
Buzz Cafe, 905 S. Lombard in Oak Park, invites you to celebrate the third night of Chanukah with Mameloshn’s 16th year at the Buzz. 1st seating is for families with children: 6-7:15 pm; 2nd seating for teens/adults: 7:30-8:45 pm. Info: 708-524-2899, www.thebuzzcafe.com.