Local Events

4/11 Franz Kafka Lecture at T.G. Masaryk Czech School

Come to meet writer Radek Malý on Wednesday, April 11 at 7 PM and hear him talk about his newly released book Franz Kafka, A Man of His Time and Our Own and about his work in general.


Attached is the flyer for more information, the same version can be found on our FB page: https://www.facebook.com/MasarykCzechSchool/photos/a.323357231031478.817...


4/18 Alash Ensemble at Old Town School

Alash Ensemble

World Music Wednesday

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 


8:30 PM

4545 N Lincoln Ave · The Myron R. Szold Music & Dance Hall · 773.728.6000



4/9 Czech Amb. Michael Zantovsky on "Euro-Atlantic Relations: The Czech Perspective"

April 9, 2018 

Chicago Council on Global Affairs Conference Center
130 East Randolph Drive
Chicago, IL 60601

Doors open: 1:45 pm
Event: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


DePaul Symphony Orchestra-FREE Concert


Sat, April 21, 2018

8:00 PM – 9:00 PM CDT




DePaul University - Concert Hall

800 West Belden Avenue

Chicago, IL 60614



Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908)
Russian Easter Festival Overture (1888)


Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 61 (1806)
Allegro, ma non troppo
Yefim Romanov, violin
DePaul Concerto Competition winner


Ariana Wyatt and Richard Masters | An Evening of Schubert and Medtner

Ariana Wyatt and Richard Masters will be performing a set of works by the Russian composer Nicolai Medtner at PianoForte Studios (1335 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago IL 60605) on April 10th at 7:30 PM.  More info can be found here.


3/17 Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art: Art Auction


2320 W Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60622

March 17th, 2018, 6:30pm

Join us for an evening that is filled with fun and beautiful finds. Walk away with fantastic works of art, plus the satisfaction of knowing you directly supported UIMA and our mission to preserve and promote contemporary art as a shared expression of the Ukrainian and American experience. All proceeds benefit UIMA’s operating expenses.

View the auction list HERE. Updates to follow as new works are added.

6:30 Cocktails and Hors d’oeuvres

7:30 Dinner

4/8 Lecture by Czech Amb. Michael Zantovsky: "Is The Civil Society Dead?"

"Is The Civil Society Dead? Can Europe Be Saved from Populism and the Distrust of Liberal Democracy?"


Date: Sunday, April 8, 2018
Time: 2:30 PM
(Please note time change.)
Venue: The Stevenson Center on Democracy
Address: 25200 N St. Mary's Rd, Mettawa (Libertyville), IL 60048
Cost: $15.00 (students free by registering by email)


Pysanka/Ukrainian Easter Eggs Workshop

The Ukrainian National Museum invites you to attend the Pysanka "Ukrainian Easter Egg" Workshop. 

Saturday March 10/17/24, 2018 from 10AM-2PM 


2249 W Superior St. 
Chicago IL, 60612

Cost: $35 (includes lunch and supples)

Space is limited. Reserve your seat in advance by calling the Ukrainian National Museum at 312-421-8020 or email info@ukrainiannationalmuseum.org



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