Battle of the Bots

Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM at Julian Middle School

Battle of the Bots is an exciting all-day competition at Julian Middle School for local middle school VEX Robotics teams! VEX Robotics teams will compete for the opportunity to attend the Illinois VEX Robotics State Championship. Teams will be attending from throughout the Chicago area, including Oak Park, Berwyn, Elmwood Park, Elmhurst and Chicago.

Illinois Middle School VEX Robotics State Competition

Saturday, March 4, 2017 - 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM at Julian Middle School

Illinois Middle School VEX Robotics State Competition is the cream-of-the-crop, all-day competition for the BEST VEX Robotics middle school teams in Illinois! Teams qualify for this event by winning key awards at qualifying VEX Robotics tournaments in Illinois.

Staszak Gala

Saturday March 18, 2017 - 7 PM at the Columbus Park Refectory

New date! New location! OPEF’s swanky cocktail party and fundraising auction will be held at the gorgeous Columbus Park Refectory, located at 5701 W Jackson Blvd in Chicago. Proceeds will help fund the enriching in-school programs brought to District 97 students by the Oak Park Education Foundation. Get your tickets today!