This week Chicago Southsider released the following articles:
Let us know your favorite restaurant below and vote for a woman who should be recognized as a Chicago Southsider Community Influencer.
Let's move into the events for the week. Talk soon!
Charlene from Chicago
Chicago Restaurant Week is taking place through April 10. This annual Chicago event features special menus at more than 300 local restaurants.
Wabash YMCA Historic Tour. Time: 10:30AM to 11:30AM. Location: Historic Former Wabash YMCA, 3763 South Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL 60653; Admission: Free. $20 suggested donation. Please click here for more information.
BrownSugar’s Balloon Designs & Academy 2nd Annual Easter Basket Giveaway. Location: RAGE Plaza (6622 S. Union Ave). Time: 1PM to 3PM. Click here for more information and to sign up.
Paint n Peace 2 with TIME 21:36. Come out and help paint Englewood's newest community art piece. Location: 1520 W. 63rd Street (Corner of 63rd & Justine). Time: 9AM – 3PM. Text TIME2136 to 313131 to stay updated.
Southeast: A City Within a City Film Screening. The Southeast side of Chicago is an often overlooked and stigmatized neighborhood of the city, blocked by an overcast of misguided interpretation. This documentary aims to help shed light on this neighborhood's near-mythic tale. Location: Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts at 915 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637. Time: 3PM - 4PM. Click here for more information and to RSVP.
Entrepreneurship Essentials (E2): Pitching 101. Are you an entrepreneur looking to perfect your business pitch? In this session, you will learn from Polsky EIR Mia Saini Duchnowski. You will learn tips and tricks to creating a pitch for your business to inform and impress future investors, partners, and employees. Location: Virtual. Time: 12PM-1PM CST. Click here for more information.
Chicago Speakeasy Toastmasters Club. Do you want to practice public speaking, improve your communication and build leadership skills? With Toastmasters, you can break barriers, not your budget. Time: 5:45PM; Location: Virtual, please click here for meeting link, Zoom meeting ID: 763 806 7100, Passcode: 824007, Membership Restriction: None; the club is open to all interested parties. Please click here for further details. (Recurring 2nd & 4th Tuesday)
White Sox Home Opener. Head to Guaranteed Rate to welcome the White Sox back for the official start of baseball season. Location: 333 W 35th St, Chicago, IL 60616. Time: 3:15CST.
Museum of Contemporary Art. Grab your free admission ticket. It's available for visitors under age 18, visitors with disabilities and their caregiver, members of the military and police and fire departments and veterans, and Illinois elementary and high school teachers. Illinois residents can gain free admission every Tuesday .Click here for more details.
Renaissance Bronzeville Toastmasters. Do you want to practice public speaking, improve your communication and build leadership skills? With Toastmasters, you can break barriers, not your budget. Time: 6:30PM, Location: Virtual, please click here for meeting link, Membership Restriction: None; the club is open to all interested parties. Please contact the club or visit their facebook page for more information. (Recurring 2nd & 4th Wednesday)
Paychecks to Passive Income: Build Your First $10K Portfolio in 2022: We will show you our simple strategy to build your first $10K portfolio from scratch in 2022. You don't want to miss this. We will also share exclusive insights that will transform how you look at every $1 that flows through your purse. Time: 7pm CST. Click here to register. Contact us at email@example.com if you have any questions.
2022 D103 Toastmasters Annual Hybrid Conference - Powered by Momentum Fueled for Leadership. Date: April 22-23, 2022. Keynote Speakers: Ed Tate and Craig Valentine. Click here for more information.
DePaul University BRG Leadership Conference. Join DEI leaders on a mission for change. Date: April 28, 2022. Time: 1-4:30pm CST. This is a virtual event. Click here to register.
The Adult Prom, An Upscale Red Carpet Formal Affair.
The Chrysalis Program Pre-Mother's Day Brunch. Healing the Complicated Relationship between Mothers and Daughters. This brunch for mature audiences to explore and help heal the complicated relationship between mothers and daughters. This complex topic will be addressed by a panelist of licensed therapists, followed by questions. Next there will be live entertainment, a wonderful assortment of delicious eats, and amazing giveaways. This is a fundraiser. Date: April 30, 2022. Location: Space Share Lab at 4445 South King Drive, 60653 (Side Entrance). Tickets are $50/per person. Click here for more information.
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