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Introducing Our One Book, One Chicago 20…

Animal, Vegetable, Miracle by Barbara Kingsolver is the 27th selection for One Book, One Chicago. This year's program explores the theme Ea… More

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Cooking Matters
Oct 1st | 11:00am - 12:00pm

Learn how to make healthy, affordable food choices at home and at the grocery store with this introduction to cooking and nutrition.

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About Animal, Vegetable, Miracle
By Jennifer

Bestselling author Barbara Kingsolver's narrative will open your eyes in a hundred new ways to an old truth: You are what you eat. #OBOC More

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Dining Out in Chicago: A Walk Through Chicago…
Oct 4th | 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Chicago historian and urbanologist Max Grinnell will lead this walk into Chicago's culinary history in the Loop.

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OBOC Events
various locations

Attend dozens of #OBOC events in every neighborhood of Chicago exploring the theme of "Eat Think Grow" this season!

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Blacks in Green Presents: The Suitcase
Oct 5th | 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Naomi Davis, granddaughter of Mississippi sharecroppers, shares how the Great Migration affected Chicago food, gardening and traditions.

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An Interview with Barbara Kingsolver on…
By Jennifer

Excerpt from a conversation with Stephen L. Fisher and Barbara Kingsolver on Community and Hope. #OBOC

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Further Nonfiction Reading: OBOC 2016-17

The book is just the beginning! Check out these nonfiction recommended reads and Eat Think Grow this #OBOC season!

recommended by OneBookOneChicago

Staff List
Further Fiction Reading: OBOC 2016-17

The book is just the beginning! Check out these fictional recommended reads and Eat Think Grow this #OBOC season!

recommended by OneBookOneChicago

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Explore CHIRP Radio's Playlist

Our partners at CHIRP Radio curated a #OBOC playlist of music featuring food. Listen while you read or cook!

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About The Authors
By Jennifer

Learn about Barbara Kingsolver, Steven Hopp, Camille Kingsolver and Lily Hopp Kingsolver, authors of the book.

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Book Discussion: Animal, Vegetable, Mira…

Join your fellow Chicagoans for a book discussion about this year's #OBOC selection, Animal, Vegetable, Miracle

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Global Garden Refugee Training Farm
Oct 8th | 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Global Garden Refugee Training Farm founder Linda Seyler will discuss the innovative work of this Albany Park neighborhood project.

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My Family’s Table: Chicago Cooks Talk Food &…
Oct 17th | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Cookbook authors Jocelyn Delk Adams (Grandbaby Cakes), Yvonne Maffei (My Halal Kitchen) & Anupy Singla (Indian for Everyone) discuss food!

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Leanne Brown Discusses Good and Cheap: E…
Oct 20th | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Leanne Brown, a food studies scholar and avid home cook, shares tips on how to make food that's nutritious & budget-friendly!

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