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September 2019

Polish Chicago 1850-1939

September 22 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until December 31, 2019

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This exhibit brought to you by the Polish Museum of American is a visual introduction to the history of Poles in the city of Chicago. It features the first settlers and their families, houses, businesses, organizations, parishes and various forms of artistic and cultural endeavors. In addition to archival photographs, artifacts that belonged to the Polish-American pioneers are on display, including: rosaries, Bibles, prayer books, pennants of Polish organized groups, documents, and many more. The exhibit is accompanied by a…

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Ship of Tolerance Concert for Chicago

September 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Preston Bradley Hall, 78 E Washington St
Chicago, IL 60601 United States
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Join the Bronzeville Children's Museum for a concert with talented young musicians from all over the world to celebrate the opening of the Ship of Tolerance Chicago.

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Art Talk by Curt Aspelin

September 22 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Swedish American Museum, 5211 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640 United States
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As part of Andersonville Arts Week, art collector and personal friend of Swedish artist Bengt Lindström, Curt Aspelin will talk about the artist, his work and the story that developed after his death. Join us for this fascinating and captivating talk.

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Polish Chicago 1850-1939

September 23 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until December 31, 2019

Chicago, IL United States + Google Map

This exhibit brought to you by the Polish Museum of American is a visual introduction to the history of Poles in the city of Chicago. It features the first settlers and their families, houses, businesses, organizations, parishes and various forms of artistic and cultural endeavors. In addition to archival photographs, artifacts that belonged to the Polish-American pioneers are on display, including: rosaries, Bibles, prayer books, pennants of Polish organized groups, documents, and many more. The exhibit is accompanied by a…

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Peace Day In Chicago

September 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Daley Plaza, 50 W. Washington St
Chicago, IL United States
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As a special pre-event for Inherit Chicago, Peace Day brings together communities and cultures as a vital step towards building peace in Chicago and the world. The interactive World Peace Flag Ceremony accompanied by world music gives every audience member a voice as 193 beautiful country flags are presented by flag bearers (many in traditional dress) as we all call out Peace for each country. Enjoy moving cultural performances, inspiring speakers and the opportunity to network with organizations and individuals…

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