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Northbrook Arts Commission News

The Northbrook Arts Commission is excited to announce a number of exciting events in 2016.

 

NORTHBROOK ORIGINALS-APRIL-MAY, 2016
On April 1, 2016, the annual art exhibit of Northbrook artists will open at the Northbrook Public Library. This annual Art Exhibit presented by the Northbrook Arts Commission in partnership with the Northbrook Public Library. Please stop by the Northbrook Public Library, 1210 Cedar Lane, Northbrook, Il  beginning April 1, 2016 thru May 31, 2016 to see the wonderful artwork of 50 Northbrook artists.

JURIED POETRY EVENT-APRIL, 2016
A juried poetry event will be presented on April 17th from 1pm-4pm at the Northbrook Public Library 1210 Cedar Lane, Northbrook, Il 60062

WATER COLOR WORKSHOP-APRIL, 2016
The Bridget Austin Watercolor workshop scheduled for April 30th & May 1st is full.  If you would like to be on the waiting list please complete an application, see link below.  Do not include payment with the application.  If there are any questions please contact Julia Miller, 847-212-1460 or jamarts@comcast.net.

Click here for the application and more information 2016 Workshop application

 

MUSICAL EVENTS IN MAY, 2016

Both events  are in partnership with the Northbrook Public Library and will be held the library auditorium at 1210 Cedar Lane, Northbrook, Il 60062

Sunday, May 1st – 2:00pm-   The Adrian Ruiz Latin Jazz Ensemble
Pianist extraordinaire Adian Ruiz leads his 6 member ensemble through sizzling latin jazz grooves, including salsa, mambo, and cha-chas. Add to the mix the sultry and sexy stylings of latin dance professional Dora Borati and partner for an afternoon of hot music and dance!

Sunday, May 15th -2:00pm  – Alma Flamenca
Alma Flamenca serves an intoxicating brew of flamenco, gypsy rumba, and Spanish classical music, song, and dance. This 6 member group brings passion and intensity to the stage for all to enjoy!

 

ROCK THE GREEN-JUNE 5, 2016

The Northbrook Arts Commission and the Northbrook Park District present the 7th annual Rock the Green – Battle of the North Shore Youth Bands. This competition is open to any band who’s members are age 19 and younger. $1,000 in prizes will be awarded! Applications are due May 5, The semi-final round takes place on May 10, and the finals will be held on June 5 at the Northbrook Village Green Park. For more information contact Drew Kambach at 847·291·2995 or email dkambach@nbparks.org.    Rock the Green2016 – information and application!

 

ART IN THE PARK
Planning is in process for the 2016 Art in the Park. The year’s  event will be at the Northbrook Village Green Park on Saturday, July 16th and Sunday, July 17th, 2016.

For  information on how to apply to this event please go to web site

dwevents.org    

Or claughlinmusic@gmail.com

 

 

 

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