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Free Days at Chicago Museums in July

Enjoy free admission to Chicago museums on Illinois resident discount days in July. Art Institute of Chicago Thursdays from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Chicago Botanic Garden Always free; parking is $20/car, $25/van Chicago Children’s Museum First Sunday of every month for children 15 and younger Kraft Family Nights, Thursdays from 5 p.m. to 8…

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(PRO)jectUs Opportunity for Teen Photographers, Bloggers and Artists

Calling teen photographers, bloggers and artists! YOUmedia has partnered up with Donda's House Inc. and Commonwealth Foundation to bring you (PRO)jectUs, a summer of creative professional opportunities to pursue your passions. Workshops are held Tuesday and Thursday mornings at HWLC YOUmedia through August. All those interested should apply today. Participants will build a professional new media portfolio and earn…

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1st Saturdays: Environmental Science for Teens

High school teens, ages 14 to 18, come explore the career of your dreams at this month's 1st Saturdays: Careers in Focus on July 11 at HWLC YOUmedia. Our focus this month is environmental science, and you'll have the chance to take on challenges and explore the environment in a whole new way. Register today to network…

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July Afternoon Performances at Harold Washington Library Center

Escape the summer heat and refresh with a music-inspired afternoon break at the library! This month the Harold Washington Library Center Visual and Performing Arts section hosts a series of afternoon performances in the Cindy Pritzker Auditorium featuring local artists and performers. Classical Piano Recital Featuring Justin Chang 12:15 p.m. Thursday, July 9 Justin Chang,…

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Watch Apollo 13 on Tuesday, June 30 at Millennium Park

Watch Apollo 13 with us at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 30 at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park. Apollo 13 Commander Jim Lovell will make a special appearance to introduce the film! We're joining with the Millennium Park Summer Film Series to celebrate our Summer Learning Challenge. Visit our booth on the lawn to sign up to read, discover and create with us all summer…

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