Sunday, March 31, 2013

Today in Rogers Park - March 31st, 2013


Today in Rogers Park is a series to inform our community of relevant daily events, including the arts, entertainment, presentations and community meetings. - Bill Morton 




United Church of Rogers Park - Easter Sunday services
1545 W. MORSE AVENUE CHICAGO, IL. 60626
WEBSITE | Phone: (773) 761-2500

8:30 am Prayer and reflection in the Sanctuary 
9:30--10:30 am Continental breakfast on the 2nd floor
11 am Easter Service

United Church of Rogers Park, a reconciling United Methodist church in the heart of Rogers Park. All are welcome to the  11 a.m.  Sunday Service.  Please enter the sanctuary using the Ashland Blvd. entrance (handicap accessible). For other programs, please use the Morse Avenue entrance.

United Church is located at the southeast corner of Ashland and Morse Avenues, two blocks west of the Morse Avenue L stop and right at a Devon-Ashland (#155) bus stop. Limited parking is available next to the church on Ashland Avenue for seniors and the disabled.  Additional parking is available in the First Commercial Bank parking lot, two blocks west of the church at the northwest corner of Clark and Morse.




The Growling Rabbit - Easter Brunch
6981 N. SHERIDAN ROAD CHICAGO, IL. 60626
WEBSITE | Phone: (773) 654-1444

The Growling Rabbit - a café in Rogers Park offers a variety of farm fresh hot foods, sandwiches, soups, and salads, along with baked goods from sister company Sweet Attillas and BYOB!

Easter Brunch today 8:00am to 2:00pm at The Rabbit. French Toast , Waffles, Burritos, Crepes, Eggs, and Cinnamon Rolls!!! 






Mayne Stage - 
Trans 100 Launch Event
1328 W. MORSE AVENUE CHICAGO, IL. 60626
WEBSITE | Phone: 773.381.4554

With a nod to the historic past of this grand facility, Mayne Stage features a restaurant (Act One Pub) and performance space that reflects the unique and diverse history of Rogers Park. Mayne Stage is happy to present a variety of terrific acts in its 230-seat multipurpose entertainment venue.

The 2013 Trans 100 is an inaugural overview of the breadth and diversity of work being done in, by, and for the transgender community across the United States.

The first effort of its kind, the list intends to shift the coverage of trans issues by focusing on the positive work being accomplished, and providing visibility to those typically underrepresented.

This positive recognition will rightfully occur on March 31st, the International Transgender Day of Visibility, and it will be telecast live and documented to be viewed and celebrated by individuals, groups and organizations in other regions and nations.

The launch will include remarks by special guests Janet Mock and Dr. Kortney Ryan Ziegler, live performances by Namoli Brennet and Joe Stevens, and will be hosted by KOKUMO.




HEADS UP



Rogers Park Chamber of Commerce 4 Year Anniversary Celebration.

All Rogers Park businesses, organizations, institutions, community leaders, and residents are invited to meet and greet as the Rogers Park Chamber of Commerce celebrates four years of supporting and unifying Rogers Park businesses.

This event will be hosted at Quest Network Services, 7301 N. Sheridan Road. Guests will be warmly welcomed to short (10-15 minutes) presentations by local businesses and service organizations and served tastes from restaurants and cafes of our neighborhood.


This is a public event on Saturday, April 13th, 2013 from 12 noon - 7pm. RSVP calls to (773) 850-0049 are encouraged. RSVP's to facebook and walk-ins are OK. This is a free community event.

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