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April 2017
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Members’ Preview: Spies, Traitors, and Saboteurs

5:30 – 8:00 p.m.

This exclusive members' preview features renowned filmmaker Bill Siegel.
May 2017
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Members’ Double Discount Week

Sunday, May 7–Sunday, May 14 Members save 20% at the store and cafe!
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House History Workshop

6:00–7:00 p.m.

Members, learn how to conduct your own house history research.
June 2017
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Members’ Open House

9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Members only! Annual behind-the-scenes exploration of the Chicago History Museum.
July 2017
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Members’ Orientation

2:00–3:30 p.m.

New to CHM? Been meaning to see a certain exhibition? Want a refresher on what we offer? Join us at Members’ Orientation!
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Tell Me More: Mainbocher’s Broadway Legacy

6:00–8:00 p.m.

Member exclusive! Join CHM curator of costume Petra Slinkard and Michael Cansfield, associate director of development at Lookingglass Theatre, as they recount Mainbocher’s extensive costume work for the stage.
September 2017
House History Workshop

6:00 p.m.

Curious about your home’s history? Want to learn more about your neighborhood? Join director of Research and Access Ellen Keith and research librarian Lesley Martin as they introduce you to the maps, historic photographs, planning documents, and other tools in our Research Center.

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Create historic moments.

Sip cocktails next to one of Chicago’s first “L” cars. Dance the night away against a backdrop of Lincoln Park’s lush gardens. Celebrate your life-changing moments in a place dedicated to embracing memories.

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