Tag: Maywood Fine Arts

Maywood Fine Arts Dancers To Perform ‘Swan Lake’ March 23-24

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

This month, students with Stairway of the Stars and Maywood Fine Arts will perform one of the world’s great classical ballets, “Swan Lake,” as part of MFA’s Classical Ballet for New Audiences program. 

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Mary Love, Proviso’s ‘Volleyball Lady,’ Dies At 96

Thursday, December 28, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  

Featured image: Mary Love, who died earlier this month at 96. | Courtesy Karen Campbell 

Mary Eloise Love, who died at her Maywood home on Dec. 23 at the age of 96, was a rare being — an African American woman who played volleyball in the first half of the 20th Century well enough to establish herself in the sport professionally.

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Heavy, Constant Rain Leads to First-ever Pumpkin Patch Parade Cancellation

Saturday, October 4, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

The nearly non-stop rain on Saturday has flooded parts of the Des Plaines River and thrown a wrench in many people’s plans, particularly those looking forward to enjoying the annual Maywood Fine Arts Pumpkin Patch Parade.

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