Tue07Feb20177:00 pmUnited Lutheran Church, 409 Greenfield St, Oak ParkRight after the November 2016 election, more than 140 Oak Park-area residents gathered for a community discussion on the new world awaiting all of us with the incoming administration.At this follow-up community gathering, participants will find out what has happened since the last meeting, hear about community justice efforts and initiatives that are currently taking place, and be introduced to some community-building initiatives of the Oak Park Regional Housing Center that will be taking place over the next six months.Information will be presented on current initiatives that are:
Whether you attended the November Community Conversation or not, we want to hear from you. We hope you can join us!
- Connecting Oak Parkers to one another on equity issues
- Helping to make Oak Park a more welcoming community
- Connecting the Greater West Side together for a stronger region
- Helping to ensure educational equity for all Oak Park students
Sat25Feb20177 PM - 10 PMSchool of Rock Oak Park, 219 Lake Street, Oak Park,
This year will be the best Rock the House ever! This event always sells out, so buy your tickets now!
Our special musical guest will be Chris Connelly, the iconic leader of Sons of the Silent Age and member of Ministry, RevCo, and more. Chris will be performing original music for the first time in over a decade! You don’t want to miss this special event.
For more on the chefs and brewers, visit this link: http://www.oprhc.org/
Tue09May20177 pm - 10 pm155 S. Oak Park Ave
Eat, drink, and play bingo! Hamburger Mary's, Oak Park's newest bar and grille, is hosting HamBingo to benefit the Oak Park Regional Housing Center! Doors open at 7, bingo begins at 8. Suggested donation for bingo cards is $15 each, $10 for additional cards, cash only, so you do not need to purchase ahead of time. Win fun prizes and have a great time, all for a good cause!
(A note from from our hosts: "Our bingo games can be a little risqué, but always in good fun. If your group is easily offended, this event may not be right for you!")
Sat15Jul2017all morningOak Park Farmer's Market
Come get your freshly made donuts at the Oak Park Farmer's Market! The Housing Center staff will be there to serve you. Proceeds benefit the Oak Park Regional Housing Center!
Sun20Aug20176 AM - 2 PMDowntown Oak Park
The 11th Annual Wright Ride will be held on Sunday August 20th. Distances from 10-68 miles are available. The 10-mile route is a family friendly ride through Oak Park with Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation docents at multiple locations. The 30-, 50- & 68-mile routes start in Oak Park, continue through River Forest, Berwyn, Riverside, Brookfield, La Grange and Western Springs. The two longer routes continue on to Argonne and the surrounding area.
Multiple rest stops ~ every 12-15 miles with fresh fruit, snacks, home baked treats, water, gatorade & ice tea will be provided as well as full SAG support.
After the ride, stick around downtown Oak Park & dine or have post ride drinks at one of our local restaurants or bars or craft breweries. For more details or to register, click here!