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Members of the Northwest Choral Society prepare for the 7th World Choir Games in Cincinnati, with Artistic Director Alan Wellman (second row right) and Collaborative Pianist Lori Lyn Mackie (first row left).
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Northwest Choral Society going to ‘World Choir Games’ in Cincinnati!

Twenty-seven members of the Northwest Choral Society (“NWCS”) will travel to Cincinnati, Ohio July 10 to 14 to participate in the World Choir Games – … Read more ›

Artist Preston Jackson and his new sculpture, commissioned by the CLC Gallery of Art, will be unveiled at the Lakeshore Campus prior to Juneteenth at 11 a.m. on June 16.
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June 16: Unveiling of Preston Jackson sculpture to precede Juneteenth event

The community is invited to attend the unveiling of a new sculpture commissioned by the College of Lake County’s Robert T. Wright Community Gallery of … Read more ›

Mark Dvorak, who has been a member of the Lake County Folk Club since soon after it opened,  headlined the club's 20th anniversary party Oct. 30, 2011.  (Photos by Jim Robinson)

Volunteers keep the beat going at The Lake County Folk Music Club

A child of the 1960s, Jim Robinson remembers thinking  the Kingston Trio folk music records in his stepfather’s collection were “square.” “I grew up with … Read more ›

Asian arts, cultures, and cuisines were showcased at the “Taste of Asia” Celebration on May 6 at the North Suburban YMCA. Pictured: Visitors to the booth of the Chinese-American Museum of Chicago at the 2012 Taste of Asia.
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North Suburban YMCA Hosts Taste of Asia

Annual Event Celebrated Diverse Asian Cuisines and Cultures The 2012 “Taste of Asia” festival, held on Sunday, May 6, drew a huge crowd to the … Read more ›


Top 10 things to do this weekend

Flying 4 Kids: Kite Fly and Family Picnic Be a part of Flying 4 Kids, a statewide kite fly. Park districts all over Illinois will … Read more ›

Petro-Canada is among the 23 works by Bill Frederick on view at the CLC Gallery of Art, May 18 to June 29.
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May 18: ‘Here Comes Trouble,’ an exhibit by painter Bill Frederick, runs May 18 to June 29

An exhibit of 23 works by a Chicago painter Bill Frederick under the title “Bill Frederick: Here Comes Trouble” will be on view at the … Read more ›


Top 10 things to do this weekend

Harper College Astronomy Day Harper College will host an Astronomy show from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, April 28 at Harper College Building Z, 1200 … Read more ›

Learn about CLC's many art programs at an open house April 13.
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CLC art department sponsors pottery sale, workshop and open house event

Three art events—an open house, a pottery sale and a guest artist workshop—will be sponsored by the College of Lake County art department in April. … Read more ›

Susan Schneider's work "Tranquil water," an oil on panel, part of the 31st Annual Student Art Competition exhibit at CLC.
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April 13: 31st Annual CLC Student Art Competition opens in the gallery

A juried exhibit by current College of Lake County art students, featuring painting, drawing, computer graphics, photography, ceramics, jewelry, digital media and sculpture, will open … Read more ›


Top 10 things to do this weekend

Naperville Food Tasting and Walking Tour The event will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 1 at 5th avenue station, 200 … Read more ›