The Oak Park Area Arts Council is thrilled and excited to present NEXUS… a benefit music concert featuring Cole DeGenova and his alternative soul revue, The People’s Republic. You will be on your feet, it’s going to be a blast! Opening the show for Cole will be The School of Rock House Band. Doors open at […]CONTINUE READING →
Off The Wall (OPAAC’s summer arts employment program for teens) is in full swing. The apprentices and master artist, Carolyn Elaine, are creating something extraordinarily beautiful. Installation of the mural is scheduled to begin next week. The mural will adorn the west side of the Austin Blvd. viaduct. By the way, this summer marks the […]CONTINUE READING →
Oak Park Area Arts Council Announces the 2015 Fine Arts Scholarship Winners The Oak Park Area Arts Council (OPAAC) is proud to announce the recipients of its 2015 Fine Arts Scholarship program. The following very talented young artists will each receive a $1,000 scholarship to assist them with their freshman year tuition and fees.CONTINUE READING →
Chicago Sinfonietta presents Tap In Turn Up, a concert at Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan Ave. in Chicago, at 7:30 pm. Info: 312-284-1554.
Bead In Hand, 145 Harrison St. in Oak Park, presents Bead Embroidery, Freeform Style from 2-5 pm. $30. Info: www.beadinhand.com.
The Nineteenth Century Charitable Association, 178 Forest Ave. in Oak Park, presents Mary Todd Lincoln: The First “First Lady” – Laura Keys from 1:15-3 pm. Info: 708-386=2729.
Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake St. in Oak Park, presents a Fall Folk Music Concert with Matt Watroba from 7-9 pm.
Dominican University, 7900 W. Division St. in River Forest, presents Mike Doody, CEO of DCI-Artform, as part of their C-Suite Speaker Series, at 6:30 pm. Free, registration required. Info: www.events.dom.edu.