Madison Street Theater
This five-time Tony-Award-winning production tells the story of a
courageous, clever girl with special powers who dreams of a better life
away from cruel, spiteful adults.
Friday, April 14, 7 p.m., Saturday, April 15, 3 p.m.,
Saturday, April 15, 7 p.m., Sunday, April 16, 11 a.m.,
Friday, April 21, 7 p.m., Saturday, April 22, 3 p.m.
Tickets: $8 for kids, $12 for adults. https://ovationacademy.org/shows-tickets/
1010 Madison St, Oak Park.
School of Rock Oak Park 10th Anniversary Staff Show
Sunday, April 16, 4 p.m., FitzGerald’s
Come party with us for our 10-year anniversary. Featuring performances by The Fomites, Island of Misfit Toys, The Shanks, Some of the Parts, Houseband, Showteam, and our School of Rock Oak Park staff. The music starts at 4:30, main event staff show at 7. Adults ticket – $30. Under 18 ticket – $20. 6615 Roosevelt Road,Berwyn.
Before-Hours Sensory-Friendly Library Tour
Sunday, April 16, 11 a.m., Forest Park Public Library
The library will host a sensory-friendly library tour before normal business hours so visitors can have a chance to explore and ask questions during a quieter, low-traffic time. Staff will talk about accessibility in the space, services, and programming during the walkthrough and questions are very much encouraged. There will be time allotted to check out materials after the tour. All ages are welcome. 7555 Jackson Blvd, Forest Park.
Fresh Air Contemplative Walk at Thatcher Woods
Saturday, April 15, 10 a.m., Forest Park Public Library
Come take a quiet walk with us and appreciate the beauty of walking meditation amidst the natural beauty of Thatcher Woods. Meet at the Thatcher Woods Nature Preserve parking lot (on the Pavilion side). Chicago Ave., west of Thatcher Ave., River Forest.
Sunday, April 16, 1 – 3 p.m., Exit Strategy Brewing
Join us in celebrating Exit Strategy’s 8th anniversary with an afternoon of Music Bingo fun. Music Bingo is very similar to traditional bingo, except we will be playing clips of popular songs rather than reading off letters & numbers. The music ranges from the 1950s all the way to today’s top hits. Music Bingo is free to play, but pays out real prizes every single game.7700 Madison St., Forest Park.
Animal Supplies Drop ‘n’ Drive
Saturday, April 15, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., Miller Meadow-South
Join in helping animals in need by donating supplies. Drop-off event at Miller Meadow Off-Leash Dog Area. 1st Ave, south of Roosevelt Road.