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Sound Opinions Presents:

The 10 Most Important Artists in Chicago Music History

2021-05-11 19:00:00 2021-05-11 20:30:00 America/Chicago Sound Opinions Presents: Virtual Event

Tuesday, May 11
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Add to Calendar 2021-05-11 19:00:00 2021-05-11 20:30:00 America/Chicago Sound Opinions Presents: Join music critics Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot, hosts of Sound Opinions, the world's only rock 'n' roll talk show, as they celebrate Chicago music. Virtual Event

Join music critics Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot, hosts of Sound Opinions, the world's only rock 'n' roll talk show, as they celebrate Chicago music.

Join music critics Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot, hosts of WBEZ’s Sound Opinions, the world’s only rock ‘n’ roll talk show, as they celebrate Chicago music. They’ll trace the city's rich musical history via the 10 artists they feel contribute the most enduring and influential sounds over the past half-century. Genres include Gospel, Blues, Rock, R&B, and more!?

Closed-captioning will be available for this program.

This program is presented in partnership with Addison Public Library, Arlington Heights Memorial Library, Aurora Public Library, Des Plaines Public Library, Forest Park Public Library, Glencoe Public Library, Glenview Public Library, Highland Park Public Library, Niles-Maine Library District, Oak Park Public Library, Schaumburg Township District Library, Skokie Public Library, Westchester Public Library, and Wheaton Public Library

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Music | Lecture & Discussion |

TAGS: | Virtual Event |

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Mon, May 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
From lighting and composition to basic techniques and creative tips, students will learn how to take beautiful and creative photos using their smartphone's built-in camera.
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Tue, May 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Event - Zoom
Jessica Zweig, brand authenticity expert, discusses personal branding and provides insights into why you need to define yours, and the power of understanding your unique value.
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Tue, May 18, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
What?s your story? Your life experience is the story that only you can tell.
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Tue, May 18, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Try out recipes from each meeting's cookbook selection, then discuss your experience on Zoom with fellow foodies.

Wed, May 19, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Taught by experienced Spanish teacher, Shirley Novack, this course is designed for students who have at least three years of high school Spanish or college level Spanish.
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Wed, May 19, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Virtual Event - Zoom Event
Join us as we talk all things sports! Register for an invitation.

Thu, May 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Want to know more about the library's online resources? Get to know them with this series!

Fri, May 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Highland Park Public Library
Preschoolers and siblings are invited to enjoy stories, songs, and other fun activities that foster pre-reading skills and encourage a love of books. Registration required.

Rescheduled
Fri, May 21, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
New date Friday, May 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Join us for a socially-distanced showing of Toy Story! Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and bug spray to our parking-garage-turned-movie-theater!

Fri, May 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Join us for a socially-distanced showing of Toy Story! Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and bug spray to our parking-garage-turned-movie-theater!
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Sat, May 22, 9:30am - 10:00am
Highland Park Public Library
Join us for stories, songs, and stretches to start your weekend off right!

Sat, May 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Virtual Event - Zoom
Your City @ Home is a series of virtual field trips offering the chance to explore all that the Chicagoland area has to offer!
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Mon, May 24, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Celebrate spring by making your own beaded dragonfly or ladybug keychain!

Mon, May 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
From lighting and composition to basic techniques and creative tips, students will learn how to take beautiful and creative photos using their smartphone's built-in camera.
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Tue, May 25, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Celebrate spring by making your own beaded dragonfly or ladybug keychain!

Tue, May 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Love to read? Always looking for book recommendations or your next book club title? Meet fellow bibliophiles at Readers' Round Table! This will be an online discussion. Register for an invite.

Tue, May 25, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
What?s your story? Your life experience is the story that only you can tell.
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Wed, May 26, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Celebrate spring by making your own beaded dragonfly or ladybug keychain!

Wed, May 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Taught by experienced Spanish teacher, Shirley Novack, this course is designed for students who have at least three years of high school Spanish or college level Spanish.
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Thu, May 27, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Celebrate spring by making your own beaded dragonfly or ladybug keychain!

Thu, May 27, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Preschoolers and siblings are invited to enjoy two stories and create a craft along with Miss Melaina. We will be meeting on Zoom. Registration required.

Fri, May 28, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Celebrate spring by making your own beaded dragonfly or ladybug keychain!

Fri, May 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
You have 1 hour to get creative with the art supplies! Make a painting, sculpture, collage, necklace, mobile--whatever you want, as long as it's REALLY BAD.

Sat, May 29, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Celebrate spring by making your own beaded dragonfly or ladybug keychain!

Sat, May 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Event - Zoom
Your City @ Home is a series of virtual field trips offering the chance to explore all that the Chicagoland area has to offer!
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Sun, May 30, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Celebrate spring by making your own beaded dragonfly or ladybug keychain!

Tue, Jun 01, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Sign up for your reading staycation on the library's events calendar to receive a binge box complete with books, DVDs, stickers, and (optional) snack! For middle school participants only.
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Tue, Jun 01, 9:00am - 9:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Need help with starting or running your small business?

Tue, Jun 01, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Event - Zoom
Join us for an evening with Martha Hall Kelly, author of "Lilac Girls" and "Sunflower Sisters."
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Tue, Jun 01, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Try out recipes from each meeting's cookbook selection, then discuss your experience on Zoom with fellow foodies.

Wed, Jun 02, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Sign up for your reading staycation on the library's events calendar to receive a binge box complete with books, DVDs, stickers, and (optional) snack! For middle school participants only.
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Wed, Jun 02, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Taught by experienced Spanish teacher, Shirley Novack, this course is designed for students who have at least three years of high school Spanish or college level Spanish.
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Wed, Jun 02, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Join us as we talk all things sports! Register for an invitation.

Thu, Jun 03, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Sign up for your reading staycation on the library's events calendar to receive a binge box complete with books, DVDs, stickers, and (optional) snack! For middle school participants only.
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Thu, Jun 03, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Comic Bookclub meets monthly on a Thursday at 7:30PM. Details on how to participate will be sent after registration. See the long description for discussion titles!
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Fri, Jun 04, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Sign up for your reading staycation on the library's events calendar to receive a binge box complete with books, DVDs, stickers, and (optional) snack! For middle school participants only.
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Canceled
Fri, Jun 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Highland Park Public Library
Preschoolers and siblings are invited to enjoy stories, songs, and other fun activities that foster pre-reading skills and encourage a love of books. Registration required.

Sat, Jun 05, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Sign up for your reading staycation on the library's events calendar to receive a binge box complete with books, DVDs, stickers, and (optional) snack! For middle school participants only.
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Sat, Jun 05, 9:30am - 10:00am
Highland Park Public Library
Join us for stories, songs, and stretches to start your weekend off right!

Sun, Jun 06, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Sign up for your reading staycation on the library's events calendar to receive a binge box complete with books, DVDs, stickers, and (optional) snack! For middle school participants only.
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Mon, Jun 07, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Sign up for your reading staycation on the library's events calendar to receive a binge box complete with books, DVDs, stickers, and (optional) snack! For middle school participants only.
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Mon, Jun 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Virtual Event - Zoom
Discover what being an audiobook narrator is all about with award-winning narrator Julia Whelan.
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Tue, Jun 08, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Sign up for your reading staycation on the library's events calendar to receive a binge box complete with books, DVDs, stickers, and (optional) snack! For middle school participants only.
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Tue, Jun 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Karen Chan, of Karen Chan Financial Education & Consulting, LLC, discusses whether or not it is the right time to retire.

Tue, Jun 08, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Let's rock! Join Miss Kelly for a musical storytime. Check out a music kit from the library if you'd like to play along!

Tue, Jun 08, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
The Library Board of Trustees regularly meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m., except where indicated otherwise. This month's board meeting will be held on Zoom.

Wed, Jun 09, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Sign up for your reading staycation on the library's events calendar to receive a binge box complete with books, DVDs, stickers, and (optional) snack! For middle school participants only.
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Wed, Jun 09, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Taught by experienced Spanish teacher, Shirley Novack, this course is designed for students who have at least three years of high school Spanish or college level Spanish.
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Thu, Jun 10, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Sign up for your reading staycation on the library's events calendar to receive a binge box complete with books, DVDs, stickers, and (optional) snack! For middle school participants only.
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Thu, Jun 10, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Preschoolers and siblings are invited to enjoy two stories and create a craft along with Miss Melaina. We will be meeting on Zoom. Registration required.

Fri, Jun 11, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Sign up for your reading staycation on the library's events calendar to receive a binge box complete with books, DVDs, stickers, and (optional) snack! For middle school participants only.
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Fri, Jun 11, 9:30am - 10:00am
Highland Park Public Library
Babies and their caregivers can enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs in this outdoor storytime. Registration is limited to 10 pre-walker babies and their caregivers.

Sat, Jun 12, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Sign up for your reading staycation on the library's events calendar to receive a binge box complete with books, DVDs, stickers, and (optional) snack! For middle school participants only.
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Sun, Jun 13, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Sign up for your reading staycation on the library's events calendar to receive a binge box complete with books, DVDs, stickers, and (optional) snack! For middle school participants only.
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Mon, Jun 14, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Investigate how math and art work together with tessellations!

Mon, Jun 14, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Sign up for your reading staycation on the library's events calendar to receive a binge box complete with books, DVDs, stickers, and (optional) snack! For middle school participants only.
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Mon, Jun 14, 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Highland Park Public Library
Celebrate the end of school with the world's favorite holiday: Flag Day! Join us outside the library to decorate cookies like your favorite nation's flag.
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Tue, Jun 15, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Investigate how math and art work together with tessellations!

Tue, Jun 15, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Sign up for your reading staycation on the library's events calendar to receive a binge box complete with books, DVDs, stickers, and (optional) snack! For middle school participants only.
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Tue, Jun 15, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Let's rock! Join Miss Kelly for a musical storytime. Check out a music kit from the library if you'd like to play along!

Tue, Jun 15, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Try out recipes from each meeting's cookbook selection, then discuss your experience on Zoom with fellow foodies.

Wed, Jun 16, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Investigate how math and art work together with tessellations!

Wed, Jun 16, All day
Highland Park Public Library
Sign up for your reading staycation on the library's events calendar to receive a binge box complete with books, DVDs, stickers, and (optional) snack! For middle school participants only.
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Wed, Jun 16, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Highland Park Public Library
Join us for "Magic Mania", a laugh-out-loud magic show for kids and adults, starring award winning magician Randy Bernstein.

Wed, Jun 16, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Highland Park Public Library
Join us as we talk all things sports! Register for an invitation.