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Spring Book Club - La Dame aux Camelias by Alexandre Dumas fils
Saturday, May 6
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Members: $20, Public: $25 Buy tickets
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Considered one of the greatest love stories of all time, this novel has captivated generations since it was first published in 1848 and continues to resonate today. Dumas’s subtle and moving portrait of two young lovers, is based on his own love affair with one of the most desirable courtesans in Paris in the late 19th century. This tragic tale of love, scandal and loss has inspired countless adaptations for the stage, in opera, film, and literature. Refreshments will be served.
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Hats Off: Mother's Day Tea
Sunday, May 14
Join us for our annual Mother's Day Tea, hats optional, but encouraged! Relax in the Gilded Age luxury of our historic Ballroom while enjoying live music and an appearance from Chicago Millinery Collective. Read more
Jazz Cabaret - Dizzy at 100
Friday, May 19
Presented in partnership with WDCB, 90.9 FM. Don't miss the chance to hear some of the nation's foremost trumpeters reflect on the life and influence of a legendary virtuoso. Read more
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