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October 8, 2018

Preservation Snapshots Lecture: SILVER LINING: NEW DEAL PUBLIC ART IN ILLINOIS

This fall Snapshots lecture will feature a film screening and discussion. Barbara Bernstein’s 1976, 24-minute film will be shown that focuses on large-scale public artworks created in Illinois under the sponsorship of the New Deal relief projects. A discussion will follow.

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October 25, 2018

Skyline Social

Join Landmarks Illinois young and emerging professionals committee for its annual Skyline Social! Event details and registration coming soon.

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November 28, 2018

Preservation Snapshots Lecture: SOUTHERN EXPOSURE: A LOOK AT THE ARCHITECTURAL TREASURES OF CHICAGO’S SOUTH SIDE

Photographer and architecture critic Lee Bey will show and discuss the fantastic architecture of Chicago’s South Side.

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other upcoming events & programs

September 14-27, 2018

“The Area” Screening

This searing documentary unfolds the process of a nefarious land grab for a more than century-settled swath of Chicago’s South Side Englewood neighborhood. Showing daily at the Gene Sisket Film Center through September 27, 2018.

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September 22, 2018

Edgar Miller Legacy’s Fall Smash

Come and enjoy a magical evening of delicious food, dazzling cocktails, delightful music, and distinguished company.
Presented by: Edgar Miller Legacy

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September 23, 2018

Lake Forest Preservation Foundation’s September 23rd House & Garden Tour and Annual Benefit

The Lake Forest Preservation Foundation’s September 23rd house and garden tour and annual benefit will focus on the legacy of Stanley D. Anderson and the development of the Deerpath Hill Estates.
Presented by: Lake Forest Preservation Foundation

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September 28, 2018

Rust Belt Takeover of Indianapolis

Preserve Greater Indy (PGI) is hosting the Rust Belt Takeover of Indianapolis. Preservationists from around the Midwest explore Indianapolis.
Presented by: Preserve Greater Indy

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September 29, 2018

3rd Annual World’s Largest Ghost Hunt – 2018, at the Maywood Home for Soldiers Widows

This celebration, which can participate in via live stream, will introduce the world to the importance of historical preservation and the paranormal investigation experience.

Presented by: Paranormal Moms Society

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October 2, 2018

Thinking into the Future: The Robie House Series on Architecture, Design and Ideas

“Architect/Artist Creative Collaborations. An Evening with architect Mark Sexton”
Mark Sexton, co-founder of the firm that designed the project in collaboration with artist Jaume Plensa, will tell the story behind Crown Fountain (2004) and other ground-breaking projects in the 40-year history of Chicago-based Krueck + Sexton Architects.
Presented by: The Frank Lloyd Wright Trust

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