Community Kwanzaa Celebration
Thursday, Dec. 29, 5-8 p.m., Oak Park Public Library
Join friends and neighbors for a community celebration in honor of Kwanzaa. Register now at oppl.org/calendar.
Wings of Fire Fan Party
Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2-3 p.m., Oak Park Public Library
This special celebration is for Wings of Fire fans to celebrate the new graphic novel in the series. There will be dragon crafts, trivia, and more, including a chance to win the newest book. Register now at oppl.org/calendar.
Thursday, Dec. 29, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Oak Park Public Library
The library supplies the supplies, you bring the creativity. Adult support required for younger kids. For grades preK-5. Register now at oppl.org/calendar.
Little Miss Ann Kids Music Concert
Friday, Dec. 30, 10-11 a.m., Oak Park Public Library
Get ready to sing and dance with Little Miss Ann. Best for kids up to age 5 with their caregivers. Register now at oppl.org/calendar.
Free Blood Pressure Screenings Q&A
Wednesday, Jan. 4, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Oak Park Public Library
Duly Health and Care will schedule a free blood pressure reading. A licensed physician will be present to discuss your results. Register now at oppl.org/calendar.
Egg-Nog-Palooza with the Dozen Buzzin’ Cousins
Wednesday, Dec. 28, 7 p.m., FitzGerald’s
Egg nog…one of the world’s sweetest taboos! Since it’s only available two months out of the year, Egg-Nog-Palooza is a good place to get your yearly swig on. Gary Cleland and Molly Hanrahan have been hosting this event for 12 years now, and will be joined by the music of the Dozen Buzzin’ Cousins. Nog will be provided courtesy of Gary’s special homebrew. 6615 Roosevelt Road, Berwyn.
Robbie Fulks: Duets!
Friday, Dec. 30, 8:30 p.m.; Saturday, Dec. 31, 9:30 p.m., FitzGerald’s
This legendary country troubadour is going to be the one to end 2022, and he won’t be alone. On Friday night he’ll be joined by Howard Levy, Nora O’Connor, Robbie Gjersoe, Gerald Dowd, and Laura Orshaw. Come Saturday, he’ll have Redd Volkaert, Dallas Wayne, Paul Carestia and Gerald Dowd along for the ride. $35 – $50, 6615 Roosevelt Road, Berwyn.
Winter Break Open Skate
Wednesday, Dec. 28; Thursday, Dec. 29; Friday, Dec. 30, 2:30 – 5:30 p.m.; Friday, Dec. 30, 6:25 – 8:15 p.m., Paul Hruby Ice Arena
Winter’s back, and now’s the time to get back on the ice. $8 per session or free with pass; $3 skate rental. 415 Lake St., Oak Park.