Cross Country Skiing
Beverly Improvement Association invites neighbors to cross country skiing in Dan Ryan Woods on Sundays at 1 p.m. when there is at least 4 inches of snow on the ground. Participants meet at 1 p.m. at Beverly Bike and Ski, 9121 S. Western; ski, boot and show shoe rental available for $15.
BAC Cinema ~ Wild Strawberries ~ February 6th at 7:30 p.m.
Ingmar Bergman’s “Wild Strawberries” (Swedish with subtitles) a bitter old man returns to his home town to receive an award and struggles with questions of age, morality and memories. $6 Beverly Arts Center 2407 W. 111th St.
Work Out to Wipe Out Domestic Violence ~ February 9th
Organized by the Morgan Park Junior Woman’s Club, the event features 25 local fitness professionals offering workouts for $25 donations. All proceeds benefit A New Direction (AND) – which provides counseling for persons affected by domestic violence and abuse. Info/registration for more information and full schedule or call 773 253-7226.
Concert: The Grateful String Band ~ February 9th at 7:00 p.m.
The Beverly Arts Center presents The Grateful String Band. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m. $25 Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W. 111th St.
Beverly Theater Guild Presents: Fahrenheit 451
Based on the Novel Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury. Performances will be Feb 15 at 8 pm, Feb 16 at 8 pm and Feb 17 at 2 pm. All performances will be at the Beverly Theater Guild 2153 W 111th St
Castle Series Presents Concerts: Storytelling ~ Feb. 16th at 6:30
Kathleen Keane, a world-renowned multi-instrumentalist, Irish singer, songwriter and composer, performs Sat., Feb. 16, Givins Beverly Castle, 10244 S. Longwood Dr. Keane’s virtuosic tin-whistling and fiddle-playing earned her musical appearances in hit movies, including “The Road to Perdition,” “Backdraft” and “Titanic.” A performer with Gaelic Storm, she is considered by many one of the world’s finest Celtic fiddlers. $20. Givins Castle, 10255 S Seeley Ave
Heartache Tonight ~ Feb. 16th at 8:00 p.m.
Eagles Tribute Band, recreates the powerful guitar, shimmering harmonies and “easy feeling” of Eagles originals. Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W. 111th St. $25 ($23/BAC members). 773-233-3100
Book Signing: Disturbance with a Menta ~ Feb. 20, 5:30 - 7:30 pm
Join B-Sides and Officer John Tolley for a book signing, discussion and reading of his book “Disturbance with a Mental”. In this raw and unprecedented book, Chicago Police Officer John Tolley gives the reader a peek inside a mind divided against itself through stories and poetry that are heartbreaking yet empowering, strong yet vulnerable, and, above all, a raw, honest vision of what it is like to fight the war against the outside world and yourself at the same time. B-Sides Coffee, 9907 S. Walden Parkway
BAC Cinema ~ Iron Lady ~ February 20 @ 7:30 pm
“Iron Lady” a biopic about the late British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher starring Meryl Streep.Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W. 111th St. $6
South Side Irish Pre Parade Party ~ Feb 23 at 6:00
$40 all you can eat and drink. The Larkin and Moran Brothers, Avondale Ramblers, Traditional Irish Music with Pat Finnegan and Friends. SSIP T-shirts for sale by South Side Irish Imports. Raffle Baskets, Games and More, 115 Bourbon Street, 3359 W. 115th St.
J. C. Brooks Band ~ Feb 23 at 8:00
Don’t-miss the outstanding R&B/Soul/retro rock and roll sounds of the one and only J. C. Brooks Band. Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W. 111th St. $25 ($23/BAC members) in advance; all tickets $30 at the door.
BAPA Home EXPO ~ February 24th from 11 to 4
The BAPA Home Expo will show case professionals offering foundation-to-ceiling advice. Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W. 111th St.