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Monday, January 18, 2021 at 1:30pm CST
Kevin Bry is an attorney and professional actor based in Oak Park. With his lecture-performance A Confluence of Muses, Bry delves into Abraham Lincoln's love of Shakespeare and examines Lincoln's life through a Shakespearean lens. This program features dramatic monologues and period music. 
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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 7:00pm CST
Henry Fogel Presents is a music series hosted by the legendary Henry Fogel. This program features Anastasiya Squires, Flutist. A native of Ukraine, Anastasiya received a flute at the age of eight as a winner of her first international competition in Wroclaw, Poland. She has played the instrument around the world and has brought the same flute to Roosevelt's Chicago College of Performing Arts where her prize-winning ways have continued.
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Monday, January 25, 2021 at 1:30pm CST
Known for its spectacular landscape, Iceland is home to contemporary artists such as Ragnar Kjartansson and enigmatic Björk. But its artistic history is centuries old, from folk carving and weaving to 19th century painting influenced by the Impressionists and rigorous Modernism. Join educator/curator Annie Morse for a quick dip into the island's bracing cultural climate.
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Monday, February 1, 2021 at 1:30pm CST
For centuries, composers have been inspired to express love in endless ways. A quartet of Chicago's most popular singers will present a love-themed program, featuring operatic and musical theatre repertoire designed to evoke all the emotions of love: lost, found and unrequited. Sarah Geocaris, soprano, Maia Surace, mezzo, John Concepcion, tenor, Michael Cavalieri, baritone, and Lisa Kristina, accompanist.
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The next Woody's Take Home will be offered for pick up on Wednesday, January 20, 2021. The deadline for orders is Friday, January 15 at 5pm. 

Soup (pint) $7 each – Creamy potato and leek with fresh chives
Pasta dish (feeds 2) $14 each – Orecchiette with broccoli rabe, pine nuts and cherry tomato
Entrée (feeds 1) $15 each – Beef hanger steak with cauliflower au gratin and caramelized onions 
Dessert (feeds 1) $7 each – Carrot cake with cream cheese frosting and candied walnut

You can either order all four items together for $39 or individual items.  

Payment must be made over the phone with a credit card (708-386-2729 x 3 with Erin) or you can mail a check made out to NCCA to 178 Forest Ave, Oak Park, IL 60301. You cannot pay onsite when you pick up your food.

  • You will be able to pick up your meal between 11:00am-12:30pm on Wednesday, January 20 only.
  • Please pull into the circle drive when you arrive. Erin will bring your meal to your car. When she comes out, please pop your trunk so she can place the food inside.
  • Please stay inside your car; we know you miss the building and all of your fellow members. We miss you too. But your health is our foremost concern and we ask that you practice safe social distancing.
  • If you are picking up food for a friend, please let Erin know prior to Wednesday so she can have all of the correct food ready.

  Please email Erin Payton at [email protected] or call 708-386-2729 x 3 with your order or with questions.