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November 2018

IL – Thanks Giving week Sports Camp

November 19, 2018, 8:00 AM - November 23, 2018

Thanks Giving week Sports Camp
Monday-Friday, 11/19/2018-11/23/2018
8 am – 5 pm
Lithuanian World Center, Riskus Hall (14911 E 127th St, Lemont, IL 60439).
Contact Aurimas Matulevičius at 630-999-5312

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MA – The Baltic Centennial in Boston

November 23, 2018, 10:00 AM - November 25, 2018

BALTIC CENTENNIAL IN BOSTON
Friday, November 23, 10 am – Sunday, November 25, 6 pm
Boston Marriott Copley Place, 110 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02116

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SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 10 AM – ANNUNCIATION PARISH THANKSGIVING LUNCHEON

On SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 25, New York’s Annunciation parish cordially invites you and your family and friends to join us at our traditional Thanksgiving luncheon. Following our 10AM Lithuanian Mass, we will be serving a delicious hot meal (donation: $10 adults, $2 children) and refreshments. You’ll be treated to a holiday meal enjoyed in a friendly atmosphere. PLEASE JOIN US AND BRING YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY!

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Friday, November 30 at 7 pm
Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture (6500 S Pulaski Rd, Chicago, IL 60629)

V. Nagiene participated in numerous individual and group exhibits in Lithuania, including the Parliament and the National Museum of Folklore. She has won many awards and has been recognized as a national folk artist. Her work is inspired by the beauty of Lithuania’s countryside and cities, its rich folklore and fantasies.

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LWC Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony
Friday, November 30, 7 pm
Lithuanian World Center, Banys Family Hall
Info – 630 257 8787

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December 2018

IL – LWC Holiday Craft Fair

December 1, 2018, 9:00 AM

LWC Holiday Craft Fair
Saturday, December 1, 9 am – 4 pm
Sunday, December 2, 10 am – 3 pm
Lithuanian World Center, R. Riskus Hall

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Saturday, December 1 at 10 am
Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture (6500 S Pulaski Rd, Chicago, IL 60629)

Straw Christmas ornament workshop instructed by Don and Kathy Astras. Learn how to create Lithuanian Christmas straw ornaments. We feature geometric snowflake designs by Ursula Astras using wheat straw applique. During the workshop you will be able to complete one straw ornament (4-inch diameter) in the workshop and have step-by-step instructions to make more at home.

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IL – LWC Holiday Craft Fair

December 2, 2018, 10:00 AM

LWC Holiday Craft Fair
Saturday, December 1, 9 am – 4 pm
Sunday, December 2, 10 am – 3 pm
Lithuanian World Center, R. Riskus Hall

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IL – Advent Recollection

December 8, 2018, 9:00 AM

Advent Recollection
Saturday, December 8, 9 am
Ateitis Foundation, 1380 Castlewood Dr., Lemont, IL 60439

A morning of recollection for both men and women. Led by the St. John congregation Baby Jesus Br. Pranciskus Nekrosius CSJ.

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IL – CLKL Basketball games

December 8, 2018, 4:00 PM

CLKL Game Schedule
Saturday, December 8
3 games starting at 4 pm
Sunday, December 9
3 games starting at 9 am
LWC, R. Riskus Hall (14911 127th St., Lemont, IL 60439)

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Teaching Mass with Brother Pranciskus Nekrosius CSJ
Saturday, December 8, 6 pm
LWC, BJ Matulaitis Mission (14911 127th St., Lemont, IL 60439)

Would you like to better understand the Mass? This event is just for you. Everyone is invited: youth, their parents and grandparents. After the Mass, there will be a discussion and Agape feast.

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Saturday, December 8, 6 PM – 11 PM
Nijole Shuberg is going to present her photo exhibition of Chicago Jazz.
RADIO FREE HONDURAS will not let you stand still. They surely make your heart dance! Do that! Feel the spirit of Musica Latina! Feel what we feel when we are on the road. Experience the culture!

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IL – CLKL Basketball games

December 9, 2018, 9:00 AM

CLKL Game Schedule
Sunday, December 9
3 games starting at 9 am
LWC, R. Riskus Hall (14911 127th St., Lemont, IL 60439)

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SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9th, 10 AM – ANNUNCIATION PARISH ADVENT CRAFT FAIR

On SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9th, NEW YORK’S ANNUNCIATION PARISH cordially invites you, your family and friends to join us at our traditional ADVENT CRAFT FAIR. Following our 10 AM Lithuanian Mass, you’ll have the opportunity to shop for interesting Christmas gifts, Christmas communion wafers, Lithuanian food products and you can enjoy desserts and refreshments in a friendly atmosphere. PLEASE JOIN US AND BRING YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY!

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IL – Mass and festive events schedule

December 14, 2018, 9:00 AM - December 18, 2018

Mass and festive events schedule
9 am – 6 pm
Blessed Jurgis Matulaitis Lithuanian Catholic Mission
(630) 257-5613, matulaitismission@gmail.com

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IL – Mass and festive events schedule

December 21, 2018, 9:00 AM - January 1, 2019

Mass and festive events schedule
9 am – 10 pm
Blessed Jurgis Matulaitis Lithuanian Catholic Mission
(630) 257-5613, matulaitismission@gmail.com

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Paper Cut Art Exhibition by Joana Imbrasiene
Friday, December 21, 7 pm
LWC, Soul Gallery (14911 127th St., Lemont, IL 60439)
The exhibition will be available for viewing from December 1-26.
Lithuanian Museum of Art

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IL- Chicago Ateitis Kūčios

December 22, 2018, 4:00 PM

The traditional Lithuanian Christmas Eve (Kūčios) gathering organized by Chicago Lithuanian Catholic Federation Ateitis members will take place this year at Ateitininkų namai (Lithuanian Foundation House) in Lemont on Sat., Dec. 22 at 4 pm. Registration: Dr. Ona Daugirdas tel. 630-325-3277 (leave a phone number for confirmation); e-mail: odaugirdas@hotmail.com.

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CA – New Years concert

December 31, 2018, 8:00 PM

Monday, December 31st at 8 pm
New Years concert at St Casimir Lithuanian Catholic church (3855 Evans St., Los Angeles, CA 90027).
For more info please call 323-360-7786 (Ričardas)

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January 20192019

MIRGA GRAŽINYTĖ-TYLA TO MAKE NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC DEBUT

DVOŘÁK’s Cello Concerto with GAUTIER CAPUÇON
RAVEL’s Daphnis et Chloé Suite No. 2
SIBELIUS’s Lemminkainen and the Maidens of the Island

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MIRGA GRAŽINYTĖ-TYLA TO MAKE NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC DEBUT

DVOŘÁK’s Cello Concerto with GAUTIER CAPUÇON
RAVEL’s Daphnis et Chloé Suite No. 2
SIBELIUS’s Lemminkainen and the Maidens of the Island

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Special Basketball game: Chicago Bulls vs. Indiana Pacers

Friday, January 4, 7 pm
United Center, 1901 W Madison St., Chicago, IL 60612

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MIRGA GRAŽINYTĖ-TYLA TO MAKE NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC DEBUT

DVOŘÁK’s Cello Concerto with GAUTIER CAPUÇON
RAVEL’s Daphnis et Chloé Suite No. 2
SIBELIUS’s Lemminkainen and the Maidens of the Island

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IL – Mass schedule (Trys karaliai)

January 6, Sunday, 9:00 AM

Mass schedule (Trys karaliai)
Sunday, January 6, 9 am, 11 am and 6 pm
Blessed Jurgis Matulaitis Lithuanian Catholic Mission
(630) 257-5613, matulaitismission@gmail.com

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IL – Commemoration of January 13

January 13, Sunday, 12:30 PM

Commemoration of January 13
Sunday, January 13, 12:30 pm

The Lemont Chapter of the Lithuanian-American Community invites you to commemorate the events that took place in Lithuania between the 11th and 13th of January, 1991, in the aftermath of the Act of the Re-Establishment of the State of Lithuania.

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IL – LITHS SC Youth Soccer Academy

January 19, Saturday, 1:30 PM

LITHS SC Youth Soccer Academy – THIS SATURDAY!
Saturday, February 19, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Boys and girls of all ages are welcome to check out the LITHS SC Youth Soccer Academy. Professional, experienced coaches will lead the practices.

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IL – Basketball games

January 19, Saturday, 4:00 PM

CLKL Game Schedule
Saturday, January 19
4 games starting at 4 pm
Sunday, January 20
3 games starting at 9 am

LWC, R. Riskus Hall, 14911 127th St., Lemont, 60439, IL

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IL – Basketball games

January 20, Sunday, 9:00 AM

CLKL Game Schedule
Saturday, January 19
4 games starting at 4 pm
Sunday, January 20
3 games starting at 9 am

LWC, R. Riskus Hall, 14911 127th St., Lemont, 60439, IL

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IL – Seminar

January 20, Sunday, 10:00 AM

January 20, Sunday 10 AM – 1 PM at the Čiurlionis Art Gallery in the Lithuanian Cultural Center of Chicago a lecture/seminar about a better me will be presented. This weeks topic – Our world of relationships.

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IL – Computer coding classes

January 20, Sunday, 2:30 PM

10 week FREE coding classes for girls ages 12-16
Saturdays from January 20 – March 24, 2019
2:30 – 3:30 pm
LWC (14911 127th St., Lemont, IL 60439)

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CA – Film screening

January 20, Sunday, 2:30 PM

Sunday, January 20 at 2:30 pm
The Writers Guild Theater (135 S. Doheny Dr. Beverly Hills, CA 90211)
Film screening – „Nuostabieji lūzeriai. Kita planeta”
For more information please visit: https://bit.ly/2TA9dzl.

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IL – Social night

January 25, Friday, 5:30 PM

January 25, 5:30 pm, social hour, Fridays after 5 pm in the small hall at the Chicago Lithuanian Center. Algimantas Barniškas will be playing for your dancing pleasure, refreshments will be served, $10 entrance fee.

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IL – Children’s Play

January 26, Saturday, 2:00 PM

Children’s Play “Svajutė ir Girutis”
Saturday, January 26 at 2 pm
LWC, Banys Family Hall (14911 127th St., Lemont, 60439, IL)
A children’s play for children up to 13 years old. After the play, stay for face painting!

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IL – CLKL Game Schedule

January 26, Saturday, 4:00 PM

CLKL Game Schedule
Saturday, January 26
4 games starting at 4 pm

Sunday, January 27
4 games starting at 9 am

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IL – CLKL Game Schedule

January 27, Sunday, 9:00 AM

CLKL Game Schedule
Saturday, January 26
4 games starting at 4 pm

Sunday, January
4 games starting at 9 am

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IL – Klaipėda region recovery hike

January 27, Sunday, 10:00 AM

Sunday, January 27 at 10 am
Klaipeda region recovery hike
5 km hike / 9 km run
Lemont, IL (Cass Ave and Northgate Rd)

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Meeting with Engineer and Historian Rimantas A. Kunčas-Žemaitaitis
Sunday, January 27, 12:30 pm
LWC, Banys Family Hall (14911 127th St., Lemont, 60439, IL)

Engineer and historian Rimantas Kunčas-Žemaitaitis will present “The Role of Heraldry and Cartography in the History of Lithuania”.

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February 2019

Friday, February 1 at 7 pm
Balzekas Museum, 6500 S Pulaski Rd., Chicago, 60629, IL

Monograph about Lithuanian historian, writer, and ethnographer Simonas Daukantas who worked in the “Rigas period” 1827-1934, and his book “Samogitian History.”

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IL – Seminar

February 3, Sunday, 10:00 AM

February 3rd, 10 Am – 1 Pm in the Čiurlionis Art Gallery of the Chicago Lithuanian Center will feature the continuation of the seminar/workshop A Better ME. This weeks topic – Psychosomatics.

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IL – Jesuit Jubilee Celebration

February 3, Sunday, 12:15 PM

2019 marks 450 years since Jesuits started mission in Lithuania.
Everyone is invited to celebrate this jubilee occasion on Sunday, February 3rd, after 11 am Holy Mass, at the “Siela” Art Gallery (14911 E 127th St., Lemont, IL 60439).

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IL – English Language Lessons

February 5, Tuesday, 6:30 PM

English Language Lessons – test to determine proficiency level
Tuesday, February 5, 6:30 pm

Courses run February 11 – May 16
Classes meet twice a week from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Lithuanian World Center, Library, 14911 127th St., Lemont, 60439, IL

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IL – Basketball games

February 9, Saturday, 4:00 PM

CLKL Game Schedule
Saturday, February 9

4 games starting at 4 pm
Sunday, February 10 – Senior Semifinals
2 games starting at 10 am

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IL – Valentine’s Day Dinner Party

February 9, Saturday, 7:00 PM

Valentine’s Day Dinner Party
Saturday, February, 7 pm

The Gen. T. Daukanto Jūrų Šiaulių kuopa invites you to celebrate Valentine’s Day with delicious food and refreshing drinks. The group “Kaukas” will perform live! Tickets cost $45 and must be reserved in advance by calling (224) 806-5294 or (708) 387-0513.

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IL – Basketball games

February 10, Sunday, 10:00 AM

CLKL Game Schedule
Saturday, February 9
4 games starting at 4 pm

Sunday, February 10 – Senior Semifinals
2 games starting at 10 am

LWC, R. Riskus Hall (14911 127th St., Lemont, 60439, IL).

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IL – Annual Projects Update

February 10, Sunday, 12:15 PM

Sunday, February 10 at 12:15 pm
LWC (14911 127th St., Lemont, IL 60439)

Annual “Child’s Gate to Learning” update on projects and support for 10 supported after school centers in Lithuania that work with children and youths from at risk families. Session will be conducted in Lithuanian.

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Annual “Child’s Gate to Learning” Update

Sunday, February 10, 12:15 pm.
LWC, Banys Family Hall (14911 127th St., Lemont, 60439, IL)
All are welcome to the annual “Child’s Gate to Learning” update on projects, including 10 after-school centers in Lithuania that work with children/youths from at-risk families. The session will feature 2018 project highlights and plans for 2019, including preparations of 16 young Lithuanian Americans who will travel to Lithuania to volunteer at supported centers in the summer of 2019. The session will be conducted in Lithuanian.

Vaiko vartai į mokslą
Child’s Gate to Learning

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IL – Musical “Šnekučiai”

February 10, Sunday, 3:00 PM

Musical “Šnekučiai”
Sunday, February 10, 3 pm
Carl Sandburg High School Performing Arts Center
13300 S. LaGrange Road, Orland Park, IL 60462

For more info, call (630) 640-9817 or (773) 547-0520

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IL – English Language Lessons

February 11, Monday, 6:30 PM

English Language Lessons – test to determine proficiency level
Tuesday, February 5, 6:30 pm

Courses run February 11 – May 16
Classes meet twice a week from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Lithuanian World Center, Library, 14911 127th St., Lemont, 60439, IL

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IL – LITHS SC Youth Soccer Academy

February 13, Wednesday, 5:00 PM

LITHS SC Youth Soccer Academy
Wednesdays 5 pm – 6 pm
Saturdays 2 – 3 pm
LWC, Lithuanian Foundation Hall (small gym), (14911 127th St., Lemont, 60439, IL)

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IL – Social night

February 15, Friday, 5:30 PM

Friday, February 15, 5:30 pm in the small hall at the Chicago Lithuanian Center. A social night will be held. Povilas Strolia will be playing, refreshments will be served, $10 donation at the door.

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OH – Independence day celebration

February 15, Friday, 7:00 PM - February 17

Friday, February 15, 7 pm – concert by Žilvinas Žvagulis and Irena Starošaitė at Lithuanian Hall, Saturday, February 16, 2 pm – visit President Smetona’s grave at All Souls Cemetary; Sunday, February 17, 10 – Mass at St. Casimir Church.

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IL – LITHS SC Youth Soccer Academy

February 16, Saturday, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

LITHS SC Youth Soccer Academy
Wednesdays 5 pm – 6 pm
Saturdays 2 – 3 pm
LWC, Lithuanian Foundation Hall (small gym), (14911 127th St., Lemont, 60439, IL)

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An Anniversary Concert by Žilvinas Žvagulis and Irena Starosaitė
Saturday, February 16, 7:30 pm
LWC, Riskus Hall (14911 127th St., Lemont, IL 60439)

For more info, call (312) 731 4524

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IL – Seminar

February 17, Sunday, 10:00 AM

Sunday, February 17, 10 AM, in the Čiurlionis Art Gallery at the Chicago Lithuanian Center will be the next presentation of A Better ME seminar. Today’s topic – Specific Problem Solving.

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IL – Art Show

February 23, Saturday, 2:00 PM - March 2

Saturday, February 23, 2 pm, in the Čiulionis Art Gallery in the Chicago Lithuanian Center, Ieva Bagdone will debut her new art show “Vizijos” (Visions).

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On Saturday, March 23, 7 pm please join us at the Balzekas Museum (6500 South Pulaski Road, Chicago, IL 60629) for a special book presentation by award-winning researcher Dr. Gražina Siderskytė, who will discuss her new book, The Farside of Lituanica, about American Lithuanian pioneers in aviation, pilots Steponas Darius and Stasys Girėnas.

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March 2019

IL – Craft fair

March 2, Saturday, 9:00 AM

Mardi Gras craft fair will take place on Saturday, March 2 at the Chicago Lithuanian Center, from 9 am to 3 pm.

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The spring concert “Sustok… pasiklausyk” (“Wait a moment … listen”) on Sat., March 2 will feature works by the patriarch of Lithuanian classical music, Juozas Naujalis, in honor of the 150 year anniversary of his birth, as well as works by other Lithuanian composers such as Augustinas, Zakaras, Daugirdas, Matutis, and Govėdas. Also featured will be Rockford native Jake Runestad’s incredibly moving and socially relevant piece “Please Stay: An Anthem of Hope and Suicide Prevention”. Lastly, soloists and chamber orchestra will join “Dainava” in a performance of Franz Schubert’s Mass in G, one of the most popular classical masterpieces of the 18th century. Information about ticket sales by Internet and phone: www.dainava.us. Tickets will be available for purchase at Lithuanian parishes and the Lithuanian World Center.

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On Friday, March 8, at 7 pm in celebration of the Restoration of Lithuania’s Independence, please join us at the Balzekas Museum (6500 South Pulaski Road, Chicago, IL 60629) for a very special concert by the award winning Lithuanian vocal ensemble “Cantilena”.

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IL – Social night

March 15, Friday, 5:30 PM

Friday night, March 15, from 5:30 pm the Chicago Lithuanian Center will host a social night – Fridays after 5 PM! Refreshments will be served, admission is $10.

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The Lecture “Musical findings in the Balzekas Museum Music Collection”. Prof. dr. Darius Kučinskas, a recipient of a grant from the Baltic American Freedom Foundation, will present the results of his year-long research and archival work at the Balzekas museum. Unique and rare recordings, music scores, piano rolls, will be presented and played with original gramophone, player piano and old magnetophon.

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IL – Easter Egg Decorating Workshop

March 30, Saturday, 10:00 AM

Saturday, March 30, 10 am
Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture (6500 South Pulaski Road, Chicago, IL 60629)
Folk artist Don Astras will teach etching technique. Please bring 6 hard-boiled dyed eggs. Please register by calling 773-582-6500.
Registration fee: Adults $20; Children 12 and under $10
Light refreshments will be served.

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April 2019

IL – Book Presentation

April 6, Saturday, 2:00 PM

The Čiurlionis Art Gallery in the Lithuanian Center of Chicago (14911 127th St., Lemont, 60439, IL) on April 6 at 2 pm will host a book presentation “Šeima – Komandinis žaidimas” (Family – a team game). This book will explore how to achieve peaceful and harmonious relationships in the family unit. The author Aurima Dilienė will be available for questions and autographs.

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May 2019

All are invited to the Lithuanian Folk Ensemble, “Grandis” 60th anniversary concert that will take place on Saturday, May 4th at the Carl Sandburg High School Performing Arts Center in Orland Park, IL. The program will begin at 4 pm.

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September 2019

IL – Dinner/dance

September 7, Saturday, 6:00 PM

Ateitininkų namai 40 year commemoration and dinner dance will take place at Ateitininkų namai on Saturday, Sep. 7 from 6 PM.

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