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November 2019

Screening of “Finding Cleveland Where Far East Meets Deep South”

November 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Chinese American Museum of Chicago, 238 W. 23rd St
Chicago, IL 60616 United States
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Come see Award-winning documentary Film Finding Cleveland with the Chinese American Museum of Chicago! FINDING CLEVELAND has touched audiences across the U.S. with its emotionally compelling story of Baldwin Chiu's search for answers about his grandfather that leads to Cleveland, Mississippi. Watch as his family has miraculous encounters & learn about the little known history of Chinese immigrants in the segregated South. Followed by special presentation & Q&A with director-Larissa Lam LARISSA LAM is a filmmaker and music composer from…

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Screening of “Finding Cleveland Where Far East Meets Deep South”

November 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Chinese American Museum of Chicago, 238 W. 23rd St
Chicago, IL 60616 United States
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COME SEE THIS AWARD-WINNING DOCUMENTARY FILM FINDING CLEVELAND has touched audiences across the U.S. with its emotionally compelling story of Baldwin Chiu’s search for answers about his grandfather that leads to Cleveland, Mississippi. Watch as his family has miraculous encounters & learn about the little known history of Chinese immigrants in the segregated South. LARISSA LAM is a filmmaker and music composer from Los Angeles. She has been a keynote speaker at numerous events and universities such as TEDx, Yale,…

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November Weekend Crafts – Mitchell Museum

November 10 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until November 30, 2019

Mitchell Museum of the American Indian, 3001 central street
Evanston, IL 60201 United States
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Saturdays 11am-12pm; Sundays 12:30pm-1:30pm Free with admission! Each month, the Mitchell Museum offers family crafts appropriate for all ages that focus on a specific theme in Native American cultures. In November, you can explore traditional housing! You’ll craft a mini tipi, igloo, or wigwam to take home. All crafts come with cultural background so you can learn while you craft!

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NIAM Annual GALA 2019

November 10 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Westin Chicago Lombard, 70 Yorktown Center
Lombard, IL 60148 United States
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$175 – $350

The National Indo-American Museum invites you to come spend an evening of Glazzle at our annual Gala on Sunday, November 10, 2019, with our guest of honor, Indra Nooyi, at the Westin, Lombard. NIAM’s 2019 GALA promises an action packed agenda featuring a limited capacity private reception, a cocktail hour, incredible silent auction items, lavish raffles prizes and so much more…. Of course, the evening would not be complete without an acclaimed musical performance followed by a lavish dinner spread.…

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Viking Day Camp

November 11 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Swedish American Museum, 5211 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640 United States
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$50

Need something for your Kindergartner through 5th grader to do on Veterans Day? The Museum is offering a one day Viking camp. The children will have a day filled with games, crafts and fun Viking style.

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