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What to Do in Chicago Today
I got an eclectic list of things to do in Chicago today (and the near future)from Chicago.com. The list includes meetings, tours, arts and cultural andother fun events in communities around the Chicagoland area. Check it out .
IVI-IPO Happy Hour
I thank Alonso Zaragosa for sharing the following information.
IVI-IPO is having a Happy Hour social at Howl at the Moon, one of the wildest places to start off a weekend. Admission to the event is free for IVI-IPOmembers ; $5 for non-members. Join or renew a Lapsed Membership andreceive 2 Tickets More
LBLDC To Host Open House
I thank Eric Strickland, Executive Director of the Lawndale Business and Local Development Corporation for extending the following invitation.
The Lawndale Business and Local Development Corporation is having anopen house on Friday, August 2, 2013, at 3333 West Arthington, from5:30 p.m.-9:30 p,m. Come join us for cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and fun, as athank you to our clients and salute to our business associates.
Spelman Chicago Alumnae Association&Morehouse Chicago Alumni AssociationBack to School Beach Party
I thank the National Alumnae Association of Spelman College for the followinginformation.
BACK TO SCHOOL BEACH PARTY
August 4, 201239th St. Beach 2pm - 6pmPlease remember to bring your lawn chairs. If you have any questions, pleasecall. Anthony Love (773)655-5459 or Sheri Yarbrough (773)339-9142
Sundown in K-Town
I thank Billy Brooks of BBF for sharing the following information.
Better Boys Foundation’s second annual Sundown in K
-Town film festival willfocus its vision on films about food this year, presenting Sundown in K-Town2013: Dig In! A West Side Film Festival About Food. All films will be shownfree of charge from Tuesday, August 6 to Friday, August 9, 2013, at 8:15pm(or sundown) in the courtyard of the BBF Center at 1512 S. Pulaski Rd. Better
Boys Foundation’s FilmLAB youth apprentices will also present their short
films about food and issues of access alongside independent feature lengthfilms. Click here for more details, including the film schedule.
Commissioner Steele'sGolf Outing
Commissioner Robert Steele ishosting a golf outing at Cog HillGolf and Country Club, 12294South Archer Avenue in Lemont,IL. Registration-7:30 am; ShotgunStart-9:00 am; Dinner-2:00 pm.RSVP by August 8th. Contact:773-413-8644 email@example.com Click here for more details
regarding fees and sponsorship.
Breaking Down Barriers: A Forum on Re-Entry
I thank Charitee Rummage of theCook County Justice Advisory Council for sharing the following.
You are cordially invited to attendBreaking Down Barriers: A Forumon Re-Entry. The programincludes presentations anddiscussions about how to reduce
recidivism, Cook County’s current
policy initiatives regardingbarriers to reentry, and what changes need to be implementedin order to better serve the re-entering population, theirfamilies, and the community. Forthis forum, we are focusing on thewestern suburbs and the west side of Chicago. If there areorganizations or groups you feelshould attend this event, pleasegive us their contact information.Click here to finish reading the
Bronzeville Family Fest August 3, 2013 Details