Latest Past Events

ACTIVATING HERITAGE: VAMONDE Virtual Tours Workshop

Chicago

During this “shelter in place” period, the Chicago Cultural Alliance is regularly meeting with our Core Member organizations, cultural heritage institutions around the city, to support their needs as they continue to engage their constituents virtually. Continued engagement with their community is not only important to the stability of these organizations but now more than […]

Concert with Jaerv

Swedish American Museum 5211 N. Clark St., Chicago

The award-winning Swedish quintet Jaerv, present an extroverted, vigorous and heartfelt folk music with influences from both jazz and pop music. Together, the five members have created a homogeneous, vivid sound that has established Jaerv on the folk music scene as well as in many other forums. Rooted in several different musical traditions, Jaerv offers […]

$15 – $25

As if in a story. Liūnė Sutema – woman and poet

Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture 6500 South Pulaski Road, Chicago

Written and performed by Audrė Budrys Nakas, “As if in a story... Liūnė Sutema – woman and poet”, is the story of Zinaida Nagytė-Katiliškienė - poet Liūnė Sutema, who was born in Lithuania in 1927, but fled her native land during the Second World War. She lived most of her life in a small town outside of […]