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Lisa Zschunke, Harvest Paintings

February 4 - March 15

Paintings by local artist Lisa Zschunke, on view at Village Farmstand Thursday thru Sunday. (Thurs 10-6; Fri 10-5; Sat&Sun 10-3)

Hip Circle Empowerment Center – Call For Submissions

February 15 - March 31

The International Women’s Day  2021 theme is #ChooseToChallenge. To celebrate, Hip Circle will be publishing a book of women’s voices exploring *any* topic that relates to and challenges gender bias and/or celebrates women’s achievements. We encourage all women to submit a story, poem, essay, or…

Youth Open Studio Classes at Robert Crown

March 5 @ 4:00 pm - April 13 @ 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

Open Studio Process classes for ages 6-14 at Robert Crown facilitated by Annette O'Donnell, member artist, art educator, and Open Studio Facilitator.

First Saturday Evanston March Art Events

March 6 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

First Saturday Evanston Art Events this Saturday, March 6, invite the community to experience Evanston’s Thriving Art Scene. Events require masks and practicing social distancing. Several in person art events are happening, in addition to events to see art from the sidewalk or the couch! …

Wealth I Am “Fashion Is Finance” Workshop

March 6 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm

Fashion and Finance. We think they‘re two separate worlds. But are they?   My family has never been rich. If all of us don’t make it, none of us do….   You’ve heard sayings about money all your life. The 1st half of the workshop…

Book Release Party for Rapping Teacher Dwayne Reed and His New Book, “Simon B. Rhymin”

March 7 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join us Sunday, March 7th at 2:00 PM for a live online broadcast, as The Book Stall welcomes educator, YouTube sensation, and author Dwayne Reed—his novel for young people, Simon B. Rhymin' is new this week! This bounce-to-the-beat underdog story is about a young rapper whose rhymes help…

Art Encounter EMAP Mural Salon

March 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join Art Encounter on Zoom on Sunday, March 7 at 4:00 pm for a dynamic conversation with three exceptional muralists from across the country, all of whom have painted murals with Art Encounter in our Evanston Mural Arts Program. Executive Director Lea Pinsky will moderate…

Tomás and the Library Lady, an Imagine U Production

March 12 @ 9:00 am - March 14 @ 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 28, 2021

Available On Demand After Livestream MARCH 12-28 Directed by Ismael Lara, Jr. Tomás and The Library Lady tells the true story of a nine-year-old Tomás Rivera, the son of Mexican migrant workers who move from Texas to Iowa to work in corn fields in the…

Tomás and the Library Lady, an Imagine U Production

March 13 @ 9:00 am - March 15 @ 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 28, 2021

Available On Demand After Livestream MARCH 12-28 Directed by Ismael Lara, Jr. Tomás and The Library Lady tells the true story of a nine-year-old Tomás Rivera, the son of Mexican migrant workers who move from Texas to Iowa to work in corn fields in the…

My Covid Diary: Beth Adler at Gallery 901

March 13 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Show: My Covid Year Dates: March 5-March 30, 2021 Opening: March 13 and March 14, 1-3pm   My Covid Year Artists know what to do in isolation. They make art. Going between her home and studio, Evanston artist, designer, and printmaker, Beth Herman Adler, did…

Tomás and the Library Lady, an Imagine U Production

March 14 @ 9:00 am - March 16 @ 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 28, 2021

Available On Demand After Livestream MARCH 12-28 Directed by Ismael Lara, Jr. Tomás and The Library Lady tells the true story of a nine-year-old Tomás Rivera, the son of Mexican migrant workers who move from Texas to Iowa to work in corn fields in the…

Tomás and the Library Lady, an Imagine U Production

March 19 @ 9:00 am - March 21 @ 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 28, 2021

Available On Demand After Livestream MARCH 12-28 Directed by Ismael Lara, Jr. Tomás and The Library Lady tells the true story of a nine-year-old Tomás Rivera, the son of Mexican migrant workers who move from Texas to Iowa to work in corn fields in the…

Tomás and the Library Lady, an Imagine U Production

March 20 @ 9:00 am - March 22 @ 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 28, 2021

Available On Demand After Livestream MARCH 12-28 Directed by Ismael Lara, Jr. Tomás and The Library Lady tells the true story of a nine-year-old Tomás Rivera, the son of Mexican migrant workers who move from Texas to Iowa to work in corn fields in the…

Tomás and the Library Lady, an Imagine U Production

March 21 @ 9:00 am - March 23 @ 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 28, 2021

Available On Demand After Livestream MARCH 12-28 Directed by Ismael Lara, Jr. Tomás and The Library Lady tells the true story of a nine-year-old Tomás Rivera, the son of Mexican migrant workers who move from Texas to Iowa to work in corn fields in the…

Evanston Art Center, In Focus Lecture Series: Pop-Up Research Station

March 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

On Sunday, March 21, 2021 at 2pm, join us for a lecture about Pop-Up Research Station a Portal to Documenting Our Art Legacy featuring Alpha Bruton and Liza Simone. This lecture is a part of the ongoing EAC series, "In Focus." "In Focus" features a…

Tomás and the Library Lady, an Imagine U Production

March 26 @ 9:00 am - March 28 @ 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 28, 2021

Available On Demand After Livestream MARCH 12-28 Directed by Ismael Lara, Jr. Tomás and The Library Lady tells the true story of a nine-year-old Tomás Rivera, the son of Mexican migrant workers who move from Texas to Iowa to work in corn fields in the…

Tomás and the Library Lady, an Imagine U Production

March 27 @ 9:00 am - March 29 @ 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 28, 2021

Available On Demand After Livestream MARCH 12-28 Directed by Ismael Lara, Jr. Tomás and The Library Lady tells the true story of a nine-year-old Tomás Rivera, the son of Mexican migrant workers who move from Texas to Iowa to work in corn fields in the…

Family Virtual Paint Party (Ages 5+)

March 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Paint Kits available for an additional cost. Order by March 16 for the best chance at on-time arrival during the global pandemic. This is a family-friendly event for ages 5+. This event is co-hosted by Burst Into Books. Burst Into Books is a nonprofit organization…

Tomás and the Library Lady, an Imagine U Production

March 28 @ 9:00 am - March 30 @ 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 28, 2021

Available On Demand After Livestream MARCH 12-28 Directed by Ismael Lara, Jr. Tomás and The Library Lady tells the true story of a nine-year-old Tomás Rivera, the son of Mexican migrant workers who move from Texas to Iowa to work in corn fields in the…

Home Calls: The Songs of Salzman and Cunningham

April 9
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until April 11, 2021

Available On Demand MARCH 5-7 The Northwestern Musical Theatre Certificate Program of 2021 will present a new video album of Home Calls: The Songs of Salzman and Cunningham. Featuring songs from the catalogue of the award-winning songwriting team, Salzman and Cunningham, this song cycle (predominantly…

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