OakParkresident, Paul Wagner, is performing with the Apollo Chorus of Chicago, Chicago's oldest volunteer chorus, during their upcoming concert, The Beatles & Friends on Friday, May 2 at 8 p.m. at Fourth Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Chestnut Street; and again Sunday, May 4 at 3 p.m. at First United Church, 848 Lake Street in Oak Park.
Imagine a drug, free to everyone, accessible whenever you need it, that has the ability to temporarily reduce or relieve pain, raise or lower your blood pressure, reduce anxiety and over all make you feel better. Sounds miraculous, right? In fact, that "drug" exists in each and every one of us. It's called "Creativity."
Popular Latin fusion restaurant, Maya Del Sol in Oak Park, is hosting its biggest Cinco de Mayo party yet on Saturday, May 3. Doors will open at noon on Saturday, with a special Mexican-themed menu and drink specials. Later in the day, the party continues with food stations featuring guest chefs, a drink package, and live music.
Oak Park and River Forest High School English teacher Jessica Stovall, school nurse Mary Ellen Sjostrom and Japanese teacher Yoko Schmadeke win awards in teaching, public health and cultural achievement.
Oak Park Public Library will welcome a variety of talented musicians performing free concerts at the Main Library, 834 Lake Street, Oak Park, IL. Open to music lovers of any age, these performances require no registration.
On Saturday May 3rd, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. pianist Justin Kolb will collaborate with Michael Teolis and the "Michael Teolis Singers'' as soloist in Peter Schickele's "Concerto for Piano and Chorus: The Twelve Months."