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,Just over a hundred years ago, our country experienced what Mark Twain labeled “The Gilded Age.” It was a time of unparalleled growth and progress in ...  View More

040009

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/12/18

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (9/12/2018-12/12/2018)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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Artists through the ages have time and again addressed similar themes in their art—life, death, beauty, power, war, spirituality, fantasy, among many ...  View More

030006

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/12/18

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/12/2018-12/12/2018)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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Benjamin Franklin is considered to be one of our nation’s Founders. But when his name comes up in casual conversation, comments are often references t ...  View More

040010

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/12/18

13 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (9/12/2018-12/12/2018)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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This bonus study group brings to OLLI previews of the Lyric Opera’s 2018-2019 season. The presentations will be given on selected Wednesdays during th ...  View More

030018

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 10/24/18

2 sessions.

Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Wednesday.  
  Wednesday.  

Wed 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (10/24/2018); Wed 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (11/7/2018)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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What's on your bucket list for travel? Join other OLLI members for a noontime bonus group exploring the world, getting ideas for new travel opportunit ...  View More

4560002

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 10/17/18

2 sessions.

Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Wed .  
  Weekly - Wed .  

Weekly - Wed 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (10/17/2018-10/17/2018); Weekly - Wed 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (11/14/2018-11/14/2018)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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Join us for our continuing adventure into the fascinating world of documentary films. In each session, we will view a film of artistic, political, his ...  View More

030008

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/12/18

12 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (9/12/2018-12/12/2018)

Closed


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We live in a challenging world. Opportunities and threats arise from global trade, terrorism, human rights abuse, climate change, technology, military ...  View More

020004

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/12/18

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/12/2018-12/12/2018)

Closed


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Artist, inventor and quintessential Renaissance man—that’s Leonardo da Vinci! Join us as we challenge our own creativity by learning about one of the ...  View More

030009

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/12/18

12 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM (9/12/2018-12/12/2018)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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The book Glory of Their Times by Lawrence Ritter, introduces us to 26 players from the first half of the twentieth century, an era that a few in our s ...  View More

050005

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/12/18

12 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/12/2018-12/12/2018)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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What made Chicago the great and powerful city that it is today? Carl Sandburg famously described it as “hog butcher for the world, tool maker, stacker ...  View More

040006

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/12/18

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/12/2018-12/12/2018)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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This study group will examine the history of Imperial Russia through the lens of the literature, music and art that has faithfully mirrored the histor ...  View More

040008

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/12/18

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/12/2018-12/12/2018)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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Dance is as important as music and art. Yet, many of us have little appreciation for what dance brings to our history, culture, art, politics and life ...  View More

030007

Location : Wieboldt Hall Location : 
  Wieboldt Hall.

Start date: 09/12/18

14 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Wed .

Weekly - Wed 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (9/12/2018-12/12/2018)

Call 312-503-7881 to register


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