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September 2021
Virtual Event
Virtual Event | Candyman: Housing, Fear, & Reclaiming the Narrative

12:00–4:00 p.m.

Join us as Dr. Stanford W. Carpenter moderates a series of panel discussions with scholars, artists, and housing experts.
February 2022
Members, Virtual Event   |   Members
Members’ Virtual Book Club | The Coast of Chicago

6:00–7:00 p.m.

Delve into Stuart Dybek’s The Coast of Chicago with Peter T. Alter, CHM’s Gary T. Johnson chief historian and director of the Studs Terkel Center for Oral History.
June 2022
Civic Season, Virtual Event
Civic Season | Virtual Panel Talk: Voting Rights in Illinois and the United States

6:00–7:30 p.m.

In anticipation of the Illinois primary election on June 28, join us for a virtual, nonpartisan panel talk with Max Bever of the Chicago Board of Elections and Rebecca Glenberg of the ACLU of Illinois.

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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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