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Black Friday in Evanston


EVANSTON IL - The Merion, 1661 Chicago Avenue, welcomes Chicago’s “official troubadour” Mark Dvorak to its performance series in the Emerald Lounge on Friday, November 25 at 4:00 pm. 

The Merion is a retirement community located in the former North Shore Retirement Hotel. …

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Just writing to thank you for your generosity of spirit and help bringing to life our little project here in Plymouth. Throughout the weekend you poured your talents and energies into your refined arts of teaching and performing and consistently kept our project “down to earth.” …

2016 Distinguished Teaching Artists Awards


It is our pleasure to introduce the recipients of the 2016 Distinguished Teaching Artists Awards: Mark Dvorak, Charles Kim and Mary Peterson.

These honorees have been nominated by their peers and selected by a committee of members from the Old Town School’s Board of Directors. …

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