“The Night Comes Early” exhibition by Rosanda Sorakaite in the “River” gallery, Los Angeles.
The opening of Rosanda Sorakaite’s exhibition “The Night Comes Early” is on August 5th (Saturday), at 4:00 PM (local time), at the “River” gallery, Los Angeles.
Folk dancing group teachers’ seminar to preview and learn the repertoire for the XVI Lithuanian Folk Dance Festival (July 5, 2020, Philadelphia, PA). Information: Lithuanian Folk Dance Institute, Inc. president: or the artistic director for the festival .Find out more »
At Gallery A, Friday, September 6, 7 p.m. An exhibition of Vytautas Ignas works to commemorate his 95th anniversary. Arvydas Reneckis, a filmmaker from Chicago, will share his memories of the artist. The exhibition is organized by the Hartford Lithuanian Community.Find out more »
We invite all September 7th, 10 A. to participate in a joint initiative – World Lithuanian Running at Lake Seminole Park.
We will meet in gazebo #13.
This year, the symbolic five kilometers to run or walk will be dedicated to the thirtieth anniversary of the Baltic Way. We will finish the run with a picnic where endurance runners will be mentioned. Let’s talk, make sausages, have fun. Please contribute a good mood and a plate of snacks.
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!
The second session of the XXII Council of the Lithuanian-American Community will be held in Chicago on October 11-13.
More information at http://lithuanian-american.org/en/rules-session-2019/
October 19, 10:00 a.m.-11: 00 p.m. We invite everyone to a meeting with popular Lithuanian directors Donatas Ulvydas and Ramune Rakauskaite, who are coming to the Boston Baltic Chinese Festival on October 18-20 at the Emerson Arts Center Paramount Cinema in Boston. The directors will present their films and share their thoughts on contemporary Lithuanian cinema.Find out more »
On Saturday, October 19, at 2 pm the Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture will be hosting a reception for the Lithuanian author Liutavaras L. Algminas. The author will be in attendance and present his books, Samogitia Mea Patria and Building Capitalism One Alternator at a Time.Find out more »
Saturday at 2 PM – 5 PM Ciurlionis Art Gallery in Youth Center Chicago, IL
A guest from Lithuania, Rasa Slesoriuniene, will present an old but newfound exercise – cutting. Bring some sharp scissors and make something nice with a cup of tea. Class is free, so please register.
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 »
Please join us for Lithuanian Archives Project’s 10th anniversary fundraising roller skating party at Fleetwood Roller Rink. Bring the family! Food and drinks will be available for purchase.
Admission is $10 per person, children ages 2 and under are free.
Skate rental is an additional $3, not included in the admission price.
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 »
The Chicago Lithuanian Center annual banquet will occur on Sunday December 8, 2019 at 1pm in the big hall. The entrtainment will be provided buy the singing duo of Agne & Marty and Dance Duo. Please call Milda, 1-708-447-4501, to reserve tickets.Find out more »