Saturday, May 31 – Chicago Dream House: a housing rights event responding to the foreclosure crisis in Albany Park and Chicago. With the community, Chicago Dream House will paint a symbolic house, while presentations by local organizations happen in the central area. Skill shares abound: urban gardening, guitar lessons, bike repair, furniture repair, book-binding & making, painting and drawing lessons, yoga, qi gong and more!! CTX is tabling! Potluck to follow.
Saturday, May 31 – opening for Joshua Kent’s residency “On the Impossibility of a Singular Hand.” The show runs Mon June 2- Sun Jun 8. Joshua will live in the gallery and attempt to grow a seed in the palm of his hand. Roman Susan will be open 24-hours a day for the week, and each evening features a response from fellow artists: performances, skill shares, gift circle. See the event schedule here.
Sunday, June 1st – Freedom Flow Fest: community event centered around the alternative currency of abundance, co-presented with CTX and Shareable. This out & indoor event explores the possibilities of cooperation; offering participants tangible, FREE gifts and services:
• DIY Food & Gardening Demos
• Wellness & Healing
Saturday, June 7 – The Chicago Free Store: Bring what you want to give away and/or take what you like! It’s all FREE!
Saturday June 7 – opening for the The Swing and the Wall. This event will run 4 Sundays in June from noon-9pm, reclaiming “creative idleness, pleasurable learning and meaningful exchange, inviting neighbors, friends, artists, children, parents and activists to participate, in both a programmed and drop-in way.”
HOT DAMN!!! Chicago’s got it going ON!