Palos Park IL

The Center luncheon series features folk singer-songwriter Mark Dvorak May 24

PALOS PARK IL - The Center, 12700 Southwest Highway will present folk singer-songwriter Mark Dvorak on Tuesday, May 24.. The event is part of Center’s Luncheon Series which features entertainment and educational programing. Lunch is served at 12:00 the program begins at 1:00 pm.

Mark has given concerts in almost all of the United States and has made visits to Finland, Canada and Ireland. To date he has released twenty albums of traditiona

l and original music including 2020s acclaimed Let Love Go On and 2022s Live & Alone.

He has won awards for children’s music, journalism and was honored in 2013 with the FARM Lantern Bearer Award from Folk Alliance International. In 2008 he received the Woodstock Folk Festival Lifetime Achievement Award.

The Chicago Tribune called him “masterful,” and the Fox Valley Folk Festival describes him as "a living archive of song and style.” In 2012 WFMT Classical 98.7 fm Midnight Special host Rich Warren named him Chicago’s “official troubadour.”

“We’re thrilled to have Mark back with us,” said The Center program manager Mark Walker. “He’s become a favorite presenter to our community. His music is simply wondrous and profound."

Since 1932, The Center has offered a unique spiritual and God based ministry open to all and hosts hundreds of services and events throughout the year.

Registration for the May 24 Luncheon and concert with Mark Dvorak is $26. Visit

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