Register Your Child for South Side Summer Camp

(PRESS RELEASE) The Gary Comer Youth Center still has space available in it’s Summer Camp Program for South Side youth June 25th through August 3rd. The program provides rising 3rd to 8th grade students with enrichment programs and activities Monday- Friday from 9:00am – 5:00pm.  Please help us share with local families, here are the … Continue reading Register Your Child for South Side Summer Camp

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Author Q&A: Open Book with Mr. Beautiful Mind

Author of Reflections: Poetry, Mr. Beautiful Mind (Nick Jones), takes readers through his real life experiences through the art of poetry. Chicago Flex recently got a chance to catch up with Mr. Beautiful Mind, who shared with us when he developed his love for writing, how his mother played a vital role in helping him to … Continue reading Author Q&A: Open Book with Mr. Beautiful Mind

Dragon Lights Festival Brings Chinese Tradition to Chicago

Larger than life objects filled with color are illuminating Soldier Field’s South Parking lot, as it is currently home to Chicago’s first Dragon Lights Festival, an international touring event that’s giving visitors a taste of the Chinese tradition. “We do the Chinese Lantern Festival in Spring time and it symbolizes the reunion of family members,” … Continue reading Dragon Lights Festival Brings Chinese Tradition to Chicago

Mr. Pope – Be a Buddy (Anti-Bullying Song)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_hJYtg53x4&feature=youtu.be Artist and 5th grade reading teacher, Mr. Pope,  drops an Anti Bully Anthem, "Be a Buddy." The song is not only a catchy one, it delivers a deep message for the youth. Facebook: @mrpopechicago Twitter: @mrpopechicago Instagram: @mrpopechicago Sound Cloud: @mrpopechicago CONTACT: mrpopechicago@gmail.com for performances and speaking engagements.

Game Changers in the “New Music Industry”

Getting to see certain metal and rock bands at a venue in Springfield, Illinois wasn’t easy for 14-year-old Evan Price. So, out of pure desperation, he started a promotion company at an all ages venue. “The bands would always just stop in Chicago or St. Louis, so I started reaching out to those bands’ agents,” said Evan Price. … Continue reading Game Changers in the “New Music Industry”