WEEK IN AWESOME XlXXVII / by Julie Schumacher

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This Week
November 1: Reunion presents: After School Special is where everyone should be the night after Halloween. Games, movies, candy swampin' and more.

November 2: This month's Female Entrepreneurs In Chicago's Creative Industries monthly panel series from Dynasty Podcasts includes Jessica Zweig.

November 3: Next Bites Bite Nite at Local Foods includes food from FIG Catering.

November 4: Opening night for an End Gun Violence group fiber art show spearheaded by the indomitable Shannon Downey of Badass Cross Stitch.

November 4: Shape/Shift at Lost Arts explores fluidity, multiplicity, intersectionality, expansion and resistance with pieces by all kinds of rad contributors including Margot Harrington.

November 5: Rhine Hall is celebrating its 3rd birthday! From 4-10 get yum food from Pastoral and Sable, cocktail specials and a raffle items!

November 10: Curious about beekeeping? This event co-sponsored by Slow Food Chicago is for you!

November 10: Join Grace Bonney of Design*Sponge with guests including Veronica Corzo-Duchardt in Philly.

November 10: A Tale of Three Wheats workshop from Slow Food Chicago. Learn about and discuss breads and pastries made from three Ark of Taste wheats – White Sonoran wheat, Purple Straw wheat and Turkey Red wheat. 

November 12: Embroidery Workshop + Community Stitching Circle with Shannon Downey. It's free!

November 13: Self Care Sunday with Black Girl in Om at REUNION.

November 14: Donation-based yoga at Early to Bed with proceeds going to support FtM Essential Free Youth Binder Program.

November 16: SimplyBe Bright is an immersive personal branding experience for women from Jessica Zweig and Lisa Guillot. Crave clarity, purpose and direction in your personal branding? Come.

November 16: Annual Member Exhibition, Closing Reception & Artist Talk at Spudnik Press.

November 17-19: Le Papier Studio is at the Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Women's Board Holiday Boutique.

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.

November 19: Populace Mechanics opening reception at Spudnik Press


How Snapchat is changing the rules of engagement from Lightspan Digital.

Ready made wedding details on the Sarah Drake Design blog featuring Nimble Well and Pollen Floral design.

Lawyernomics Modern JD spotlights Patrice Perkins on the Avvo blog.

Inc. has 7 digital marketers to watch in 2017. We spy Jessica Zweig!