GO, DO & SEE
October 3: Donation-based yoga at Early To Bed.
October 4: Party Noire and Project RSP invite you to #PrEP4Love LIVE presents: Black Joy, an evening dedicated to all of the #carefreeblackgirls in Chicago and beyond who are committed to uplifting womanhood and wellness.
October 5-16: Baudelaire In A Box Episode 9: Unquenched at Links Hall with music by Annie Higgins and more.
October 6: Antique Taco's Blanket Music Series with Tyler Sjöström.
October 7: Feed Your Mind 2016, a gala to benefit Pilot Light with awesome chefs like Christine Cikowski of Honey Butter and Sunday Dinner.
October 8: In Memphis? Beginner Oblique Calligraphy with Jenna Blazevich at the creative Works Conference.
October 10: Looking for something for your kids to do on Columbus Day? Culinary classes for young chefs 8+ with Sugar Beet Schoolhouse
October 10: Sunday Dinner Club's Sardinian Dinner with Half Acre Beer Company.
October 11: Bourbon & Brainstorming for Intrapreneurs with Polymathic.
October 13: Antique Taco's Blanket Music Series with Abbi Rajasekhar.
October 14: Early To Bed turns 15. Join them and Vichcraft for a big ol' birthday party.
October 15: Beginner calligraphy with Jenna Blazevich.
October 15: preSERVE Garden volunteer day with Slow Food Chicago.
October 15: Clean Eating Bootcamp with wellness chef Alia Dalal.
October 15 & 16: Open House Chicago from Chicago Architecture Foundation features awesome spots like Firehouse Chicago.
October 16: Join Grace Bonney of Design*Sponge with guests including Lauren Ash, Patrice Perkins and Dawn Hancock.
October 20: Antique Taco's Blanket Music Series with Family Band.
October 21: Fashion Study Collection Open House at Columbia College.
October 21: Save the date! Celeb Chef Ball to support Meals on Wheels.
October 21 & 22: Join Lauren Ash of Black Girl in Om in New York at the W.E.L.L. Summit.
October 22: Pie Patch Crop Mob with Slow Food Chicago.
October 22: Fried Chicken & Champagne Fest to support Kendall College Trust.
November 10: Join Grace Bonney of Design*Sponge with guests including Veronica Corzo-Duchardt in Philly.
November 18: Head to Milwaukee for Growing Power. You'll hear from Will Allen, Ron Finley and Alice Waters as well as Sugar Beet Schoolhouse's Cheryl Munoz.
November 19: Save the date NOW for an epic museum party. Kristen Kaza is co-producing/programming PRIME TIME alongside Pitchfork and the Museum of Contemporary Art.
READ, WATCH & STREAM
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We agree. Dawn Hancock is a 4-Star Chicagoan.
Chicago Style talks Wish Upon a Wedding.
Sixteen creatives who are totally killing it. (Hey Lauren Ash! We see you!)
Firehouse Chicago is in the New York Times wedding section!
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