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*EVENT CANCELLED Hyde Park Book Club: Monday, March 16, 2020

*EVENT CANCELLED Hyde Park Book Club: Monday, March 16, 2020 Discussions with: Carlo Rotella, author of: The World is Always Coming to an End Pulling together and apart in a Chicago neighborhood Hyde Park Book Club Monday, March 16, 2020 Hyde Park Historical Society 5529 S. Lake Park 7:30pm

By | February 28th, 2020|Categories: Events, front page|Comments Off on *EVENT CANCELLED Hyde Park Book Club: Monday, March 16, 2020

Hyde Park’s Bonnie & Clyde: Larry Baran, author of The Housewife Loved a Bandit

Presents: Hyde Park’s Bonnie & Clyde Larry Baran, author of The Housewife Loved a Bandit, will show and tell how his mother, Flo Baran, escaped Hyde Park into a life of crime, what happened on the crime spree, and how it all came to an end. The story starts at 5400 S.Ridgewood in 1954. Copies [...]

By | February 8th, 2020|Categories: Events, front page|Comments Off on Hyde Park’s Bonnie & Clyde: Larry Baran, author of The Housewife Loved a Bandit

Hyde Park Book Club: Southern Exposure: The Overlooked Architecture of Chicago’s South Side

Hyde Park Book Club presents Lee Bey author of Southern Exposure: The Overlooked Architecture of Chicago’s South Side   Monday, February 17, 2020  7:30PM Hyde Park Historical Society 5529 s Lake Park, Chicago, Il  All Are Welcome Hyde Park Historical Society Chicago Hyde Park Village  for more information, contact hphs at 773-493-1893; info@hydeparkhistory.org. [...]

By | February 5th, 2020|Categories: Previous Events|Comments Off on Hyde Park Book Club: Southern Exposure: The Overlooked Architecture of Chicago’s South Side

HPHS Open House Schedule for January and February/March

HPHS Open House Schedule:  January - February/March The Nancy Hays exhibit is still up, so if you missed the previous dates you can still see it. If you have already seen it, drop in for some friendly conversation of a historical nature. 2-4pm Saturday, January 25, 2020 Sunday, January 26, 2020 Saturday, February 29, 2020 Sunday, March 1, 2020 Hyde [...]

By | January 22nd, 2020|Categories: Events, front page|Comments Off on HPHS Open House Schedule for January and February/March

Hyde Park Book Club: Monday, January 20, 2020

Hyde Park Book Club: Monday, January 20, 2020 Discussions with: Jackie Grimshaw, former aide to Harold Washington & Bea Lumpkin, author of:Always Bring A Crowd! and Joy in the Struggle Hyde Park Book Club Monday, January 20, 2020 Hyde Park Historical Society 5529 S. Lake Park 7:30pm

By | January 16th, 2020|Categories: Previous Events|Comments Off on Hyde Park Book Club: Monday, January 20, 2020

UChicago Folk Festival: Influencer for 60 Years

Get ready for the 2020 UChicago Folk Festival to be held February 14-15, 2020! Join the Hyde Park Historical Society in celebrating the benchmark 60th Anniversaryof the UChicago Folk Festival, the acclaimed longest running student organized folk festival in the country.

By | January 7th, 2020|Categories: Previous Events|Comments Off on UChicago Folk Festival: Influencer for 60 Years