“Let’s Twist Again!”

October 25th at the historic Willowbrook Ballroom in Willow Springs

We’re celebrating our 10 year anniversary! As we blast back to the past, this year’s fundraiser will feature the music of the 1950’s & 1960’s performed by The Meteors.We are getting out our poodle skirts, saddle shoes, tie-dyed shirts and miniskirts. So slick back your hair and cruise on over for a real cool time. We’ll have an open bar, a fabulous dinner, great raffles, both live and silent auctions with fantastic prizes to bid on and many surprises. Tickets are $100 and can be purchased by calling 708-671-0648.

But before the party starts, McCord is seeking additional Sponsors for this event. Would you consider being a sponsor for this important anniversary event? Your support will enable us to continue to operate the historic McCord House as a welcoming home for the arts, offering classes, exhibits, and special cultural programs to the greater Chicago/Southland region. McCord continues to grow through the many generous donations from the community as well as the countless hours donated by our volunteers.As a thank-you, sponsors will be invited to special champagne reception before the event.Sponsors will be prominently acknowledged in our Program Book as well as in all publicity.Sponsors will be able to get a head start on the festivities with complimentary swing dance lessons. In addition sponsorships at different levels receive complimentary tickets to the event.

Download a sponsor form here:  Sponsor Form

Do have something special for our auctions or just want to make a donation? Download a donation form here: Donation Form

The Art of Orland Park Open Lands

Friday, October 3 – Wednesday, October 29
Reception: Friday, October 3, 6:00pm – 8:30pm

As part of Orland Park’s Open Lands promotion McCord artists Emily Deam, Will Germino, Kathleen Newman, MaryAnn Nowak, George Philosophos, Rick Sajewich, Stella Solliday and Liz Wall have generated work that reflects the environmental, aesthetic and recreational value of preserving open lands for the benefit of wildlife and future generations of local residents. This collection of oil and pastel paintings shows the beauty of the landscape right next door.

A Priceless Collection: Works by the Artists of Park Lawn Vocational Center

Saturday, November 1 – Saturday, November 21
Reception: Sunday, November 2, 1:00pm – 4:00pm

McCord’s Outreach program has been offering art classes to the clients of Park Lawn Vocational Center for over two years. “After the Masters” will feature their projects based on the work of famous artists.