Celebrate Chicago this December at Lake Forest Library

Lake Forest Library
360 E Deerpath Rd
Lake Forest IL 60045


Celebrate Chicago this December at Lake Forest Library

November 15, 2018 – LAKE FOREST Ill – Step back in time with a series of events about Chicago history at Lake Forest Library.

Kick off the holiday season on Saturday, December 1 at 10:00 am by remembering the walk down State Street and incomparable window displays that defined Christmas at Marshall Field's for decades.

Put history into context on Wednesday, December 5 at 7:00 pm with a virtual reality representation of the 1929 St. Valentine's Day Massacre presented by the Chicago History Museum. Download the app in advance at chicago00.org to browse documents and photos from museum and newspaper archives and gain a new perspective on Prohibition and Al Capone.

Attend an architecture lecture on Thursday, December 6 at 7:00 pm. Architect and former Lake Forest resident Alison Von Glinow shares the behind-the-scenes work of conceptualizing a new home while evoking the history of Chicago architecture and design.

For event details and to register, visit www.lakeforestlibrary.org/chicago.

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Library contact
Kate Buckhardt
Adult Services Manager