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Chicago's Unbuilt Projects

2020-07-13 19:00:00 2020-07-13 20:30:00 America/Chicago Chicago's Unbuilt Projects Lake Villa District Library

Monday, July 13
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Add to Calendar 2020-07-13 19:00:00 2020-07-13 20:30:00 America/Chicago Chicago's Unbuilt Projects Author and historian Max Grinnell will talk about a range of speculative plans for Chicago ---everything from transit systems to elaborate urban renewal projects-- that were never completed. Lake Villa District Library

Lake Villa District Library

LVDL Adult Services Zoom Events

Author and historian Max Grinnell will talk about a range of speculative plans for Chicago ---everything from transit systems to elaborate urban renewal projects-- that were never completed.

Over the past 130 years or so, a range of speculative plans have been unveiled for Chicago--everything from transit systems to elaborate urban renewal projects---that were never completed. Author and historian Max Grinnell will talk about Frank Lloyd Wright's plans for a mile-high skyscraper, the plans for a unified Civic Center, and other projects that would have dramatically changed Chicago. Please register. 

Want to know more? Click here for a recommended list of materials about Chicago architecture, history, and Frank Lloyd Wright.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Adults |

TAGS: | Urban Development | Chicago History | Chicago Architecture | Chicago |

Lake Villa District Library

Phone: 847-356-7711

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About the library

Connect with Lake Villa District Library and discover all it has to offer---best-selling books, award-winning movies and music, access to digital content and activities for people of all ages. Plus free Wi-Fi and space to meet, study and work.
First established in 1949, Lake Villa District Library serves Lake Villa Township and those who live within the township’s boundaries; including the communities of Lake Villa, Lindenhurst, portions of Round Lake Beach, Round Lake Heights and Antioch.  The population served is approximately 40,000.

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Thu, Nov 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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Mon, Nov 16, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
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Mon, Nov 16, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Lake Villa District Library - LVDL Youth Services Zoom Events

Mon, Nov 16, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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Tue, Nov 17, All day
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Tue, Nov 17, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Lake Villa District Library - Lake Villa Library Zoom Meeting

Tue, Nov 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
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Thu, Nov 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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