The Robin Rice Gallery (325 W 11th St., New York, NY 10014 ) is pleased to present a photographic exhibition by Mindaugas Gabrenas. The opening reception will be held on Wednesday, January 17th from 6pm to 8pm. The show will run through February 25th.
In this exhibition, Mindaugas Gabrenas invites us to reflect on the poetics of place through his lyrical and surrealist imagery. His hand-printed silver gelatin prints reveal abandoned regions, wild coasts and strange territories from Lithuania to Scotland to America. As a scientific innovator, he uses unique techniques and unconventional materials in order to create his whimsical, dream photos.Find out more »
Enjoy the lights and sounds of Nerijus Glezekas and his group, The Paradigm, as they perform songs from their original album, “Beyond Simplicity”, in the Siela Art Gallery at the Lithuanian World Center (14911 E 127th St, Lemont, IL 60439) on Saturday, January 20th at 6 pm. On display will be the photography of Andrius Spindžius. Purchase tickets at Smilga, Old Vilnius, Siela Art Gallery or by calling 630-291-0097.Find out more »
On Saturday, January 27 at 6 pm we will be celebrating the birth of a new Lithuania! The celebration will be held at “Santa Monica Bay Woman’s Club” (1210 4th St., Santa Monica, CA 90401). Guest of honor – Liudas Mazylis, political science professor at Lithuania’s Vytautas Magnus University.
Free entry. Please register in advance to secure your place – firstname.lastname@example.org, 424-465-9901.Find out more »
On Monday, January 29 at 6:30 pm we will be celebrating the birth of a new Lithuania! The event will be held at 3744 NW 19th Circle Camas, WA 98607. Guest of honor – Liudas Mazylis, political science professor at Lithuania’s Vytautas Magnus University.
Free event.Find out more »
On February 11, 2018 at 12:15 pm in the Lithuanian World Center , “Child’s Gate to Learning” will update supporters and interested persons about 2017 projects and successes as well as plans for 2018. Slides will be shown to illustrate activities in the U.S., a seminar organized in Kaunas, young volunteers’ work with at risk youths at five supported centers in Lithuania. The session will be conducted in Lithuanian.Find out more »
Let’s Celebrate the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Restoration of Lithuanian Independence!
The commemoration will be held at the historic JW Marriott Essex House New York Grand Salon at the following address:
JW Marriott Essex House, 160 Central Park South, New York, NY 10019
Cocktail hour: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Program and dinner: 7:00 PM- 10:00 PM
The event is organized by the New York City Chapter and New York District of the Lithuanian – American Community.Find out more »
Blessed Jurgis Matulaitis Mission (14911 E 127th St, Lemont, IL 60439) is organizing a 5-day (Feb. 27 – March 3) pilgrimage to the Shrine of Guadalupe in Mexico City, Mexico. $675/person plus airfare. Please register by January 10, 2018. Call Irena (708-691-9674) for more information.Find out more »
On Oct. 21 at 12:30 pm in the Lithuanian World Center (Lemont, IL), “Child’s Gate to Learning” will organize its annual fundraising fall lunch “Derliaus pietūs”. Attendees will enjoy a good meal, see a brief musical program, and try their luck in the raffle. Proceeds help the organization continue supporting 11 after school centers in Lithuania attended by at risk family’s children.Find out more »