This week, check out a variety of Juneteenth events, a Filipino festival, a Ukrainian art market and more!
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Friday, June 10 and Saturday, June 11 – Juneteenth Black Culture Week kicks off on Friday with a panel, discussion and caravan at Malcolm X College from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. That’s followed by a block party on Saturday in Rogers Park from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday, June 11 – Piyesta Pinoy (Philippine Fest) 2022 will include a parade, Zumba, karaoke, celebrity appearances and more! The event takes place from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Roger C. Claar Performing Arts Center (375 W. Briarcliff Rd., Bolingbrook)
Saturday, June 11 and Sunday, June 12 – Check out the Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art’s Makers Market featuring more than 20 local artists and creators. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 2320 W. Chicago Ave in Chicago. Snacks, beer and raffle prizes are included.
Wednesday, June 15 and Saturday, June 18 – The HANA Center is launching a music program teaching traditional Korean drumming. The 8-week program includes 2 hours/week sessions held in English or Korean. To learn more, attend an open house on June 15 or June 18.
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