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May 28, 2020
Learn Graffiti Typography
May 28
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Virtual Event

Learn Graffiti Typography

Do you love typography and street art? Does seeing Chicago’s breadth of public murals and graffiti inspire you? If yes, join us for this Design…

Thursday May 28
6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Online
Virtual Event
May 29, 2020
Learn Graffiti Typography
May 29
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Virtual Event

Learn Graffiti Typography

Do you love typography and street art? Does seeing Chicago’s breadth of public murals and graffiti inspire you? If yes, join us for this Design…

Friday May 29
6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Online
Virtual Event
May 30, 2020
Virtual Little Squirrels Storytime with special guest readers.
May 30
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions, Virtual Event

Virtual Little Squirrels Storytime with special guest readers.

Little Squirrel Storytime, American Writers Museum’s popular weekly storytelling program, continues even as the museum is closed to the public. Every Saturday at 10:30 am, watch and listen on…

Saturday May 30
10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
CAC Live: Chicago Architecture, Page by Page
May 30
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

CAC Live: Chicago Architecture, Page by Page

Chicago’s distinctive architecture illustrates the works of numerous writers, from novelist Theodore Dreiser to poet Carl Sandburg to graphic novelist Chris Ware. This visual presentation…

Saturday May 30
1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Online
June 1, 2020
Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Jun 1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a vibrant, comprehensive exploration of Justice Ginsburg’s life and her numerous, often-simultaneous roles as…

Monday June 1
8:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
June 2, 2020
Monet and Chicago
Jun 2
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Monet and Chicago

The first exhibition to explore Chicago’s pioneering connection to the “Father of Impressionism” brings together more than 65 paintings—from the Art Institute’s holdings and esteemed…

Tuesday June 2
Art Institute of Chicago
111 S. Michigan Ave.
Dinos Everywhere!
Jun 2
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Dinos Everywhere!

More than 40 animatronic dinosaurs that are BIGGER and BADDER will be coming to Brookfield Zoo in 2020. Dinos Everywhere! will feature acres of earth…

Southwest Suburbs

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Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Jun 2
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a vibrant, comprehensive exploration of Justice Ginsburg’s life and her numerous, often-simultaneous roles as…

Tuesday June 2
8:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
June 3, 2020
Monet and Chicago
Jun 3
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Monet and Chicago

The first exhibition to explore Chicago’s pioneering connection to the “Father of Impressionism” brings together more than 65 paintings—from the Art Institute’s holdings and esteemed…

Wednesday June 3
Art Institute of Chicago
111 S. Michigan Ave.
Dinos Everywhere!
Jun 3
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Dinos Everywhere!

More than 40 animatronic dinosaurs that are BIGGER and BADDER will be coming to Brookfield Zoo in 2020. Dinos Everywhere! will feature acres of earth…

Southwest Suburbs

Event details
Wild Wednesdays
Jun 3
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Wild Wednesdays

Join the Garfield Park Conservatory on Wednesday evenings and let your kids get a little wild! Whether you’re inside or out, you will be exploring…

Garfield Park

Event details
Wednesday June 3
Garfield Park Conservatory
300 N. Central Park Ave.
Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Jun 3
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a vibrant, comprehensive exploration of Justice Ginsburg’s life and her numerous, often-simultaneous roles as…

Wednesday June 3
8:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
June 4, 2020
Monet and Chicago
Jun 4
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Monet and Chicago

The first exhibition to explore Chicago’s pioneering connection to the “Father of Impressionism” brings together more than 65 paintings—from the Art Institute’s holdings and esteemed…

Thursday June 4
Art Institute of Chicago
111 S. Michigan Ave.
Dinos Everywhere!
Jun 4
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Dinos Everywhere!

More than 40 animatronic dinosaurs that are BIGGER and BADDER will be coming to Brookfield Zoo in 2020. Dinos Everywhere! will feature acres of earth…

Southwest Suburbs

Event details
Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Jun 4
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a vibrant, comprehensive exploration of Justice Ginsburg’s life and her numerous, often-simultaneous roles as…

Thursday June 4
8:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
June 5, 2020
Monet and Chicago
Jun 5
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Monet and Chicago

The first exhibition to explore Chicago’s pioneering connection to the “Father of Impressionism” brings together more than 65 paintings—from the Art Institute’s holdings and esteemed…

Friday June 5
Art Institute of Chicago
111 S. Michigan Ave.
Dinos Everywhere!
Jun 5
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Dinos Everywhere!

More than 40 animatronic dinosaurs that are BIGGER and BADDER will be coming to Brookfield Zoo in 2020. Dinos Everywhere! will feature acres of earth…

Southwest Suburbs

Event details
Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Jun 5
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a vibrant, comprehensive exploration of Justice Ginsburg’s life and her numerous, often-simultaneous roles as…

Friday June 5
8:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Virtual Event: D-Day Commemoration: The Legacy of Winston Churchill
Jun 5
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Virtual Event

Virtual Event: D-Day Commemoration: The Legacy of Winston Churchill

Lunch & Learn: “The Legacy of Winston Churchill: A Conversation with Dr. Rob Havers, President & CEO of the Pritzker Military Museum & Library, in…

Friday June 5
12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Online
Virtual Event
June 6, 2020
Monet and Chicago
Jun 6
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Monet and Chicago

The first exhibition to explore Chicago’s pioneering connection to the “Father of Impressionism” brings together more than 65 paintings—from the Art Institute’s holdings and esteemed…

Saturday June 6
Art Institute of Chicago
111 S. Michigan Ave.
Dinos Everywhere!
Jun 6
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Dinos Everywhere!

More than 40 animatronic dinosaurs that are BIGGER and BADDER will be coming to Brookfield Zoo in 2020. Dinos Everywhere! will feature acres of earth…

Southwest Suburbs

Event details
Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Jun 6
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a vibrant, comprehensive exploration of Justice Ginsburg’s life and her numerous, often-simultaneous roles as…

Saturday June 6
8:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Virtual Little Squirrels Storytime with special guest readers.
Jun 6
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions, Virtual Event

Virtual Little Squirrels Storytime with special guest readers.

Little Squirrel Storytime, American Writers Museum’s popular weekly storytelling program, continues even as the museum is closed to the public. Every Saturday at 10:30 am, watch and listen on…

Saturday June 6
10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
June 7, 2020
Monet and Chicago
Jun 7
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Monet and Chicago

The first exhibition to explore Chicago’s pioneering connection to the “Father of Impressionism” brings together more than 65 paintings—from the Art Institute’s holdings and esteemed…

Sunday June 7
Art Institute of Chicago
111 S. Michigan Ave.
Cloudgate (The Bean) at night

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Experience Chicago anywhere. Explore online and indoor activities All events are subject to change. We recommend confirming the status of upcoming events by reaching out directly to the venue or ticket provider.
Experience Chicago anywhere. Explore online and indoor activities All events are subject to change. We recommend confirming the status of upcoming events by reaching out directly to the venue or ticket provider.