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Clueless about where to begin the scholarship search? Learn where to look for college scholarships and how to make your application shine! Cosette Deal from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission will guide you through online resources that will help you get the college funds you need.
This session is designed for high school juniors, seniors, and their parents. This session is also being held on Thursday, February 26: see http://oppl.org/events/get-scholarship
Space is limited! Register now.
Through a multimedia experience combining footage from the Historical Society's Tale of the Tombstones Cemetery Walk, which focused on the Civil War with live re-enactors portraying Oak Park citizens, hear first-person tales from Oak Park citizens.
High school students can sign up for this free, fully proctored, full-length practice SAT test sponsored by Kaplan Test Prep. Students will learn what to expect in a test-like environment and will receive a comprehensive analysis of their performance on the test, detailing individual strengths and weaknesses.
Space is limited, so registration is required. Registration begins Saturday, March 14.
Students should bring two No. 2 pencils and a calculator.
Remember those marvelous performers who delighted audiences in nightclubs, theaters, and Hollywood films from the 1950s to the 1970s.
This dynamic Chicago Latin jazz group promises to take you on a thrilling journey of lively salsa, merengue, cha cha cha, samba, rumba, and Latin jazz beats. The band's focus for this concert will be music by women composers of Latin music performed by Latin women musicians. Hear music from top female composers including Elaine Elias, Andrea Brachfeld, and Rebecca Mauleon, along with Chicago's very own Mujeres Unidas! Grupo Cha Cha are known as the Sly and the Family Stone of Latin bands because of their gender and ethnic diversity.
Panel discussion on federal background checks for gun owners/purchasers.
Children's Lit Submission Fest: Bring your polished children's book manuscripts or illustrations, laptops, list of publishers, notes, envelopes and stamps (or email addresses) and meet up to encourage one another as we research publishing houses and write submission letters. Some folks might venture out to a local watering hole after to celebrate and socialize.
DUE TO A FAMILY EMERGENCY, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED.
Please contact Debby Preiser at 708.697.6915 to arrange for your ticket refund. The library and American Writers Museum will determine if and when the event will be rescheduled.
Proceeds were to benefit the Oak Park Public Library and the creation of the American Writers Museum, set to open in Chicago in 2016 as the nation's first museum dedicated to celebrating American writers and their influence on our history, our identity, our culture, and our daily lives.
Friends of the Oak Park Public Library Annual Meeting