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Art & Culture - Oak Park

Welcome to the Arts & Culture group!  This group is a portal for artistic knowledge and discovery in Oak Park and surrounding communities. Please join us to learn, connect and share.  Post about upcoming events, exhibits, performances across all of the arts.  We look forward to meeting you soon!

    The Austin Chamber of Commerce hosted a Joint 29th Ward and 37th Ward Town Hall Meeting on 5/24/2016 at the Austin Town Hall.  Both Alderman Mitts and Alderman Taliaferro agreed that this was a great idea to get more community feedback and buy-in for the proposed campus.  And for its vision of a revitalized Westside. 
     
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    Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 11:41am

    We changed ourselves and our block became Green.  This Green-Block Starter Kit emerged from the process that we went through. 

    We hope to encourage many blocks to become Green and then for our Green Village to inspire other villages to become Green.

    Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 1:12am

    Oak Park Sculptor Margot McMahon - Oak Park Public Library, 7pm, Tues., 9/23/14

    Why sculpt the trees?

    Trees may be dying in Chicago at a quickening pace due to stress from changes in climate. Warmer temperatures, new insects, invasive species, and volatile weather are pervasive. These problems compound the difficulties trees already face in the harsh urban landscape!

    Chicago sculptors...

    Monday, September 22, 2014 - 1:59pm

    Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 4:00 pm

    Symphony of Oak Park & River Forest

    Mendelssohn: Overture to A Midsummer Night’s Dream

    10th Annual Concerto Competition Winner (TBA)

    Walton: Music from Henry V

    Piatigorsky: Variations on a Paganini Theme
    (arr. for orchestra by Hans Jensen)
    Saint-Saens: The Swan from Carnival of the Animals
    Benjamin Solomonow, cellist. Winner of the 10th Annual Concerto Competition

    Berlioz: Romeo Alone and...

    Friday, February 28, 2014 - 2:49pm