Giving Tuesday is a worldwide day of philanthropy and giving. The Oak Park Area Arts Council (OPAAC) would like to invite you to start your giving where you live, right here in our own community. The OPAAC works to provide support and funding to 24 arts organizations through ArtsFunds, our granting program. Not only does […]CONTINUE READING →
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 Public Library, 834 Lake St. in Oak Park, presents a screening Ace In the Hole as part of Kirk Douglas: Midcentury Movie Idol Film Series from 1:30-4:30 pm. Info:708-383-8200.
The Hemingway Foundation of Oak Park presents How to Get Your Writing Published, a workshop at 7 pm at the Hemingway Birthplace, 339 N. Oak Park Ave. in Oak Park. Class is limited to 10 students. Info: www.ehfop.org.
Bead In Hand, 145 Harrison St. in Oak Park, presents Basic Earring Design, a jewelry class from 4-6 pm. $30 includes materials. Info: www.beadinhand.com.
Bead In Hand, 145 Harrison St. in Oak Park, presents Keepshape Earrings I: Elinor & Sunflower from 3-5 pm. $20. Info: www.beadinhand.com.
Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake St. in Oak Park, presents a Lyric Opera Lecture of Romeo and Juliet from 2-3:30 pm. Info: 708-383-8200.