Thanks to all who attended the OPAAC Annual Meeting Tuesday night at Pleasant Home. CONGRATULATIONS to all of the 28 ArtsFunds grant recipients! SPECIAL CONGRATS to the Community Bank of OP&RF Best in Class recipients who were honored for the Best in Resilience, Reinvention and Wonder!:Oak Park Art League, Oak Park Festival Theatre and PING! […]CONTINUE READING →
Please take a few minutes and send a message to the Governor today! Let him and our elected officials know the importance of the arts. Let your voice be heard. The proposed 20% cut to the Illinois Arts Council Agency is far too drastic. The IACA is a small agency that supports thousands of people […]CONTINUE READING →
Celebrating Seniors Week presents What’s Food Got to Do With It? from 2-3:30 pm at the Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake St. in Oak Park. Dr. Levan will talk about how your food choices can affect your emotional, physical & mental health. What foods should you be eating to stay healthy? Plus, homeopathy practices […]
Bead In Hand, 145 Harrison St. in Oak Park, presents Basic Stringing, a jewelry class from 2-5 pm. $45 includes materials. Info: 708-848-1761, www.beadinhand.com.
Celebrating Seniors Week presents an Open House & Craft Demonstrations from 10:30 am-2:30 pm at the SCC Lifelong Learning Center, 414 S. Oak Park Ave. in Oak Park. Join us for light refreshments with informal tours through the day. Weaving demo starts at 10:30 am; hands-on ceramics activity begins at 1 pm. Info: 708-848-5251.
Celebrating Seniors Week presents Radio and the Great American Songbook from 2-3:30 pm at the Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake St. in Oak Park. Take a look at the role radio played in shaping “The Great American Songbook”. See the many factors that changed the way Americans heard (and sold) songs, with samples of […]
Celebrating Seniors Week presents Celebrate Yourselves Luncheon from 11:30 am-1:30 pm at the Park District of Forest Park Administration Building 2nd Floor, 7501 Harrison St. in Forest Park. If you’re a senior come shake off the winter blahs & enjoy the afternoon of good friends, great food, & outstanding musical entertainment. Buffet lunch will be […]