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Farm Barn – 8/2020 Edgewater – 1133 W Granville Ave Chicago, IL 60660

Sign said: Closed due to C-19. Not sure if that means permanently or temporarily.

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The High Note 7/2020

Set in the dazzling world of the LA music scene comes the story of Grace Davis (Tracee Ellis Ross), a superstar whose talent–and ego–have reached unbelievable heights. Maggie (Dakota Johnson) is Grace’s overworked personal assistant who’s stuck running errands, but … Continue reading

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American Tragedy 8/2020

April 20, 1999 Columbine High School was under attack by Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold. Sue Klebold, Dylan’s mother, attempts to reconcile how the son she thought she knew, the son she loved could willingly be a school shooter. “If … Continue reading

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Art Institute -Chicago

159 E Monroe St., Chicago, 312-443-3600 http://artic.edu Q-tips say: Yes, go and enjoy! So much to see, you probably can’t see it all in one day. The El Greco exhibit is scheduled till Sept. 7, 2020 unless they extend it. Yes, … Continue reading

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Love on the Spectrum 8/2020

Love on the Spectrum follows seven singles, who have different levels Autistic tendencies, as they take their first steps into the world of dating. As well as help from their families, experts provide the love-seekers with practical skills to help … Continue reading

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Museum of Science & Industry 7/2020 –

5700 S Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, IL 60637, (773) 684-1414, msichicago.org Yes, you need to make a reservation for a specific time. You must wear your mask the entire time you are visiting. They have sanitizing hand machines/& many employees … Continue reading

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The Weight of Gold

7/2020 – The Weight of Gold is an HBO Sports documentary exploring the mental health challenges that Olympic athletes often face. The film comes during a time when the COVID-19 pandemic has postponed the 2020 Tokyo Games — the first … Continue reading

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The Babushkas of Chernobyl

7/2020 – For nearly 30 years a community of unlikely heroines have lived in Chernobyl’s post-nuclear disaster “dead zone.” Stylish and stubborn, these fascinating women have survived, and even thrived, on some of the most toxic land on Earth. They … Continue reading

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Lincoln Park Zoo 7/2020

Lincoln Park Zoo – 2001 N Clark St. Chicago, IL 60614, lpzoo.org – (312) 742-2000 Yes, 1. You need to make a reservation for a specific time so they have control of the # of people in the zoo. 2. … Continue reading

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Radioactive – Madame Marie Curie 7/2020

Banish the dull images of test tubes and musty lecture halls when considering Radioactive (available on Amazon Prime starting July 24th). The biopic traces the career trajectory of Madame Marie Curie (a magnificent Rosamund Pike), the Polish immigrant born Maria … Continue reading

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