Saturday, September 21, 6 pm
The Lithuanian World Center gala this year takes us back to Lithuania during the time of Smetona – a time of elegance and flirtatiousness, while strolling down the avenue… Your creativity in selecting your evening attire may be worth a great prize.
Silent Auction. Amazing Prizes. All funds collected at the event will go towards maintenance and capital projects for our building complex which houses 38 different Lithuanian organizations.Find out more »
Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 7 PM EDT
Lithuanian Hall, Baltimore
Members and friends of the Lithuanian Hall! Please “Save the Date” for our 5th annual fundraiser on September 21, 2019. The theme this year is Vintage Baltimore to honor our vintage building. We are working to make this a fun evening with live music, a silent auction, and hors d’oeuvres included in the cost of your ticket.
We invite to yo join Tadas Birutis, member of the Baltic Jesuit Advancement Board, on the bird watching trip “In the footsteps of Fr. Saulaitis” on Saturday, September 28. Fr. Antanas Saulaitis SJ will participate! Please, register by e-mail: email@example.com or phone: (630)243-6234Find out more »
We’ll celebrate 50 years with a 50-hour bonfire!
Plan to come out to meet with old and new friends, participate in the Iškyla program, celebrate Neringa’s 50th anniversary, enjoy the spectacular Vermont foliage and support Neringa during our annual Walk-A-Thon / Iškyla!
Maironis Lithuanian School 60th Anniversary!
6:00 v. v.
LWC, R. Riskus Hall
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR SCHOOL! The largest Lithuanian school outside of Lithuania – Maironis Lithuanian Community School of Lemont, currently housed at the LWC – is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year! Alumni and supporters are invited to celebrate together!
Reservations: Monika Dobrovolskytė, tel. 630-853-5603.
Tickets are $60 for adults, $45 for university students.
A commemorative publication will include congratulatory messages and ads. Those who wish to support the school contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call Rasa Vydmantiene 630-854-0499.
Fall fund-raising “Harvest Lunch” (tasty lunch, raffle, short music program). Start time: 12:30 pm. Lunch proceeds will benefit the organization’s 10 after school centers in Lithuania that are attended by children from at risk families. The “Harvest Lunch” program will be conducted in Lithuanian. Information: email@example.com.Find out more »
The Toronto (Canada) Lithuanian folk dance group “Gintaras” will be performing at the Chicago Lithuanian Center November 16 at 6pm. Dinner will consist of dishes from various regions of Lithuania. After the concert and dinner, a DJ will provide music for your dancing pleasure. Please save the date!Find out more »
At the beginning of December, we are planning to bring two wonderful musicians to Chicago: violinist Viktorija Čepinskienė and pianist Giedrė Špečkauskaitė, who have prepared the masterpiece of classical music – Vivaldi’s “Times of the Year”. Not only are they fantastic musicians, they are also decorated with beautiful designer clothes.
Viktorija Čepinskienė is a laureate of international competitions, which has given concerts with Lithuanian State Symphony Orchestra, Novosibirsk Symphony Orchestra, Šiauliai and Klaipėda Chamber Orchestras, and Camerata Palatina Vilnensis or four others. Concerts as a soloist, along with the trio “14 strings” and other performers.
Giedrė Špečkauskaitė has participated in various international competitions where she has won prizes. Works in the vocal class of the legendary Lithuanian singer V.Prudnikov and performs in Lithuania and abroad.Find out more »