WEEK IN AWESOME XLIX / by Julie Schumacher

This Week

June 30: A lil' extra time means you can still join Slow Food Chicago for their book club on M.F.K Fisher's The Art of Eating.

July 1: Submissions are due to I, Be. an exhibition curated by Janice Bond.

July 2: Join Till School for a presentation from their Summer Institute Fellows.


July 9: Sunday Dinner Club + New Holland Brewery

July 11: Get limber with yoga at Early to Bed.

July 12: Head to Honey Butter Fried Chicken for the Restaurant Opportunities Center of Chicago ROC-Chicago Summer Blast for One Fair Wage.

July 13: Glappitnova's The Big Night Showcase features Kristen Kaza as a storyteller and Janice Bond as a panelist. 

July 17: Sunday Dinner Club + Prairie Farm Fruits for the Big Steak, Texas Brunch

July 23: Join Molly Rudberg-Leshnock and other fantastic female movers & shakers at the Women in Leadership Forum (and Brunch!).


So much Forth Love for Reader's Best of Chicago winners and runners up including Slo 'Mo, No Small Plans, Party Noire, Sunday Dinner Club, Early to Bed, Bang Bang Pie.

Vana of Le Papier Studio shares tips on package design.

First, go check out the new Black Girl in Om website. Then read six reasons black women should be doing yoga.

Yes, yes a personalized handkerchief from Sarah Drake does sound like a fabulous groom gift.

See how Maria of Po Campo designs her bike-friendly bags and the follow along as she competes as a finalist for the Outdoor Industries Women's Coalition Pitchfest! 

Have you been streaming Disrupt Radio with Molly Rudberg? You should be.