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Enjoying Opera is a series of 4 fun classes organized by CAIF about Opera and singing with professional singer Lianka Bedeschi. WHEN: First class: Sunday 30 of April afternoon, 3pm to 5pm, other 3 classes will follow on weekly basis at the same time (5/7, 5/14 and 5/21) WHERE: Ramsey Auditorium at Fermilab This event is organized by the Cultural Association of Italians at Fermilab (CAIF). For more info check: http://caif.fnal.gov/event/enjoying-opera/ Please register here to help us organize the event: https://goo.gl/forms/4oT12xacYPunrptz2

Four tickets to the Broadway musical “Sweeney Todd” now running at the Paramount Theatre in Aurora.  https://paramountaurora.com/events/sweeney-todd/  Saturday, March 4, 8:00 PM.  Could be exchanged for another date through March 19.  Single ticket price is $59.  These are season tickets at half price.  Call Dave at X2971 or 630-393-1246.

On Thursday, Feb. 16, come check out PechaKucha Night Batavia at Fermilab! PechaKucha is a fun, informal gathering where creative people get together and share their ideas, works, thoughts in the PechaKucha format: 20 slides, 20 seconds each. The theme for Feb. 16 is “The Tiniest Things Matter.” Tickets are $6.50. The featured talks are below. Look it over: You might recognize a Fermilab friend or colleague among them! Maddie Bozik “Charity, High School, and a Bus. Oh My!” Anadi… More »

Do you have original artwork by Angela Gonzales that you are willing to loan to the Fermilab Art Gallery? If yes contact Georgia Schwender, georgia@fnal.gov. “A Lasting Mark: Artist Angela Gonzales at Fermilab 1967-1998” will be on display June 1 through Sept. 30.

Barnstormers Delta Dart Night Barnstormers Delta Dart Night will be held on Wednesday, February 8, 2017, starting promptly at 5:30pm at the Kuhn Barn. Delta Darts are small rubber band powered airplanes that can be built in less than an hour and then flown indoors. Anyone between the ages of 8 and 98 can build and fly one of these airplanes and have loads of fun. Flying will immediately follow building for prizes. All required materials will be provided by… More »

CAIF is proud to organize this concert on Saturday February 11 in Fermilab’s Ramsey auditorium. Featuring world famous basso Andrea Silverstrelli, rising star mezzo Ola Rafalo, and pianist Irina Feoktistova, in arias and duets from favorite grand operas of Verdi, Rossini, Donizetti, Mozart and more, as well as Liszt concerts! Free and open to the public. To help us planning please register at https://bel-canto.eventbrite.com   2017-01-30_588fbcf20accc_caif170211-night_bel_canto    

On Thursday, Feb. 16, come check out PechaKucha Night Batavia at Fermilab! PechaKucha is a fun, informal gathering where creative people get together and share their ideas, works, thoughts in the PechaKucha format: 20 slides, 20 seconds each. The theme for Feb. 16 is “The Tiniest Things Matter.” Tickets are $6.50. The featured talks are below. Look it over: You might recognize a Fermilab friend or colleague among them! Maddie Bozik “Charity, High School, and a Bus. Oh My!” Anadi… More »

The DuPage Symphony Orchestra and guest soloist Steven Lin will present “Russian Majesty”, featuring Glinka: Overture to “The Life for the Tsar”, Rimsky-Korsakov: Symphony No. 2, “Antar”, and Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Major. The concert is at 3 PM on Sunday February 12 at the Wentz Concert Hall in downtown Naperville. Tickets are available online at www.dupagesymphony.org or call 630-637-7469.