Special interest business workshops led by successful business owners on a variety of topics like starting a successful business, marketing tips, and pricing strategies.
Monthly SCORE small business seminar led by various SCORE mentors/business professionals
Join Oak Park artists E.J. and Janet Talbot to see their exhibit "Talbot & Talbot: New Paintings" on Sunday, Sept. 6, from 3 to 5 p.m. The reception is free and open to the public.
E.J. Talbot was born in Canada and lived in lots of places: 39 residences in 64 years. His art is inspired by 50s and 60s mens magazine cover art, comic books, Modernist painters from the 1930s, and sci-fi paperback art. He is a member of the Oak Park Art League who has exhibited locally and has paintings in private collections.
Open play, all ages, all skill levels.
Artist Marcos Flores is an Oak Park resident who was born in Peru, traveled around the world with the Greek Merchant Marines, married a French woman, and lived in France for 20 years. A self-taught artist, he was inspired by visiting museums, public libraries, and art shows in Paris.
The reception is free and open to the public.
Oak Park Photo Club members meet twice monthly to share digital and print photos. All skill levels welcome. Call Debby Preiser at 708.697.6915 for more information.
DIG in and get dirty while learning about archaeology. Learn how archaeologists gather and analyze information about past cultures. We'll be doing our own mini-dig: searching for artifacts, identifying animal bones, and more! Please dress to get dirty. For girls entering grades 4-7, registration necessary. Find out more at gemsclub.org.
Women in Business Speakers' Series
Discover simple tools to monitor and improve your business cash flow:
Walter Miller of Norman Professional Services presents Fracking for Dollars: Unleashing the Free Cash Flow in Your Business. Walter will discuss how to avoid three common business cash flow blind spots.
Learn how to finance your growing business:
Kate Novotny of Accion will provide an overview of the Six C's of Credit and discuss financing options for starting and growing your small business, including investors, crowd funding, and loans.