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Coming Together: The Language of Art

Recently one of our Coming Together events transformed a gloomy, ordinary afternoon into an angelic Sunday at Niles-Maine District Library. We hosted a Polish Folk Art Painting workshop presented by painter Dorota Tomczyk, the owner of Art Painting & Decorating Inc. Dorota runs wonderful painting workshops for adults and children. Their instructions are easy to […]

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Valentine’s Day Punk Rock Style

When I was a teenager, my idea of a romantic gift was a mixtape compiled of all the punk rock love songs I could find. I would spend hours scouring my CD booklets, looking for songs that screamed my feelings for my crush of the moment. Even though I’m older, I still can’t help but […]

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Coming Together Celebrates Polish Culture

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Coming Together brings life to the cultural diversity of Niles Township by celebrating a different culture every year. Supported by institutions throughout Skokie, Niles, Morton Grove and Lincolnwood, which are among the most diverse communities in the country, the local group Coming Together has celebrated the multitude of cultures that call […]

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