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    Wednesday, June 24, 2020

    Thursday, February 27, 2020

    2020-02-27
    5:30 PM

    At this Lab you’ll rediscover the joy of cooking with three Chicago chefs: Ron Stoddard,... read more
    At this Lab you’ll rediscover the joy of cooking with three Chicago chefs: Ron Stoddard, Executive Chef, Summit Chicago; John Eisele Sommelier... read more
    90 Minutes Lab Summit Chicago LLC

    Tuesday, November 19, 2019

    2019-11-19
    8 AM

    A conversation to explore solutions to economic disparities in Chicago.
    One in four children in Chicago live in poverty... read more
    One in four children in Chicago live in poverty. Now more than ever, the city needs bold solutions to this intractable challenge. In this unique... read more
    60 Minutes Special Engagement Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art

    Wednesday, October 16, 2019

    2019-10-16
    5:30 PM

    Eating and drinking well doesn’t have to mean your meal comes with a heavy carbon footprint... read more
    Eating and drinking well doesn’t have to mean your meal comes with a heavy carbon footprint. In this hands-on Lab, the folks at the World of... read more
    120 Minutes Lab World of Whirlpool
    2019-10-16
    11 AM

    Mining affects our everyday lives more than you might think, with materials that have been... read more
    Mining affects our everyday lives more than you might think, with materials that have been mined playing an essential role in the manufacture of... read more
    150 Minutes Lab EX3 Labs

    Tuesday, October 15, 2019

    2019-10-15
    7 PM

    A Talk that explores some of life’s big questions.
    Pondering the unknown is an innate part of the human condition, from wondering what you’ll... read more
    Pondering the unknown is an innate part of the human condition, from wondering what you’ll be when you grow up to analyzing large-scale questions... read more
    90 Minutes Talk Harris Theater

    Tuesday, July 16, 2019

    2019-07-16
    6 PM

    Sarah Grueneberg, Chef/Partner of Monteverde Restaurant & Pastificio will be hosting a live cooking demonstration... read more
    Sarah Grueneberg, Chef/Partner of Monteverde Restaurant & Pastificio will be hosting a live cooking demonstration at Navy Pier on July 16th.... read more
    90 Minutes Lab Polk Bros Park

    Thursday, May 30, 2019

    2019-05-30
    5:30 PM

    Did you know that one in four women struggle to purchase period products? With a... read more
    Did you know that one in four women struggle to purchase period products? With a lack of steady access to period supplies, women use substitute... read more
    90 Minutes Special Engagement evolveHer

    Friday, January 18, 2019

    2019-01-18
    1 PM

    Health and happiness often go hand in hand, but what do you do when there... read more
    Health and happiness often go hand in hand, but what do you do when there isn’t a nutrition or fitness plan that fits your needs or helps you... read more
    60 Minutes Special Engagement workVAULT

    Sunday, October 21, 2018

    Friday, October 19, 2018

    2018-10-19
    9 AM

    Spend your morning experiencing inspiring ideas in a theater, and in the afternoon, hop on a bus to engage in a community project in a Chicago neighborhood.
    What if you could take action in a Chicago community at the moment of inspiration?... read more
    What if you could take action in a Chicago community at the moment of inspiration? Our re-imagined premier event, Ideas Day is an all-new... read more
    480 Minutes Ideas Day Harris Theater and additional venues

    Thursday, October 18, 2018

    2018-10-18
    4 PM

    In 1924 Clarence Darrow staged an extraordinary defense of two University of Chicago students, Nathan... read more
    In 1924 Clarence Darrow staged an extraordinary defense of two University of Chicago students, Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb, in what was then... read more
    120 Minutes Premier Lab Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott LLP

    Wednesday, October 17, 2018

    Tuesday, October 16, 2018

    2018-10-16
    12 PM

    Nearly half of those released from prison in Illinois each year return within three years... read more
    Nearly half of those released from prison in Illinois each year return within three years. The state commits well over $1 billion to its Department... read more
    75 Minutes Conversation Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art

    Monday, October 15, 2018

    2018-10-15
    12 PM

    In 2015, Virginia Commonwealth University released a report that calculated the life expectancies within four... read more
    In 2015, Virginia Commonwealth University released a report that calculated the life expectancies within four different American cities, including... read more
    75 Minutes Conversation Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art
    2018-10-15
    7 PM

    Long gone are the days when food was just sustenance; our modern approach to food... read more
    Long gone are the days when food was just sustenance; our modern approach to food lies at the intersection of art, pop culture, sustainability,... read more
    90 Minutes Talk Venue SIX10

    Friday, October 12, 2018

    2018-10-12
    10 AM

    Youth: For the youth, making a themed menu such as homemade pasta or pizza will... read more
    Youth: For the youth, making a themed menu such as homemade pasta or pizza will teach the kids lifelong cooking skills, and they'll enjoy a... read more
    120 Minutes Youth Lab The Chopping Block - Merchandise Mart

    Thursday, October 11, 2018

    2018-10-11
    10 AM

    People are discovering the health benefits of cultured foods like kefir and yogurt... read more
    People are discovering the health benefits of cultured foods like kefir and yogurt. Praised on food blogs and all over social media, these... read more
    120 Minutes Youth Lab The Chopping Block - Merchandise Mart

    Tuesday, August 7, 2018

    2018-08-07
    8 AM

    On the March ballot referendum, Cook County voters overwhelmingly supported recreational marijuana. As Illinois further... read more
    On the March ballot referendum, Cook County voters overwhelmingly supported recreational marijuana. As Illinois further considers if and when to... read more
    90 Minutes Special Engagement Low Res Studio

    Sunday, October 22, 2017

    2017-10-22
    2:30 PM

    Dig into your food and get to know what's on your plate at the micro level.
    The Artisan Grain Collaborative is a collective of bakers, chefs, nonprofits, farmers, millers, distributors, agriculture... read more
    The Artisan Grain Collaborative is a collective of bakers, chefs, nonprofits, farmers, millers, distributors, agriculture researchers and school... read more
    180 Minutes Lab Baker Miller

    Friday, October 20, 2017

    2017-10-20
    10 AM

    Our premier daylong event is now open to the public.
    Join us a Edison Talks this year, where we’ll explore our theme, the Uncharted, with... read more
    Join us a Edison Talks this year, where we’ll explore our theme, the Uncharted, with more than a dozen speakers and performers who are pushing... read more
    390 Minutes Edison Talks Harris Theater

    Wednesday, October 18, 2017

    2017-10-18
    10 AM

    Join us in the kitchen and learn how to cook delicious meals.
    Discover your inner-chef with Lifeway Foods CEO Julie Smolyansky and the expert cooking instructors at... read more
    Discover your inner-chef with Lifeway Foods CEO Julie Smolyansky and the expert cooking instructors at The Chopping Block. At this Lab, you'll... read more
    120 Minutes Lab The Chopping Block - Merchandise Mart
    2017-10-18
    12 PM

    Trace Chicago’s storied past in civil activism, and what’s in store next.
    Chicago has a rich history of civil activism, from the Haymarket Riots to the protests... read more
    Chicago has a rich history of civil activism, from the Haymarket Riots to the protests at the 1968 Democratic National Convention all the way up to... read more
    75 Minutes Conversation Morningstar

    Tuesday, October 17, 2017

    2017-10-17
    11:30 AM

    What would happen if the world as you know it changed?
    Consider a world in which a city’s police force resembles the people they represent... read more
    Consider a world in which a city’s police force resembles the people they represent. What about a world without capitalism as we know it? Would... read more
    90 Minutes Talk Venue SIX10
    2017-10-17
    10 AM

    See first hand the reality of mass incarceration. Put a face to this uniquely American issue.
    Violence in Chicago is at the forefront of national and local discussion, and elected officials... read more
    Violence in Chicago is at the forefront of national and local discussion, and elected officials and community members across the city are working... read more
    120 Minutes Lab Cook County Jail - Mental Health Transition Center
    2017-10-17
    8:30 AM

    Meet these young social innovators who are redefining entrepreneurship. Chicago Ideas Week sits down with... read more
    Meet these young social innovators who are redefining entrepreneurship. Chicago Ideas Week sits down with five Bluhm/Helfand Social Innovation... read more
    75 Minutes Conversation Morningstar
    2017-10-17
    6 PM

    Learn how you can make use of the foods in your kitchen to make delicious and healthy meals.
    Ashley Melillo is the talented author of “Blissful Basil” and “A Chicago local.” At this... read more
    Ashley Melillo is the talented author of “Blissful Basil” and “A Chicago local.” At this lab, attendees will uncover how food affects mental health... read more
    120 Minutes Premier Lab Whole Foods Market Cooking School at Lincoln Park

    Monday, October 16, 2017

    2017-10-16
    4 PM

    Learn how cross-disciplinary leaders are driving some of humanity’s greatest achievements.
    Groundbreaking works like “Hamilton: An American Musical” aren’t just triumphs of writing—they’re the products of... read more
    Groundbreaking works like “Hamilton: An American Musical” aren’t just triumphs of writing—they’re the products of extensive collaboration between... read more
    90 Minutes Talk Venue SIX10
    2017-10-16
    7 PM

    What does it mean to be American today?
    Let’s not mince words—America's differences are real... read more
    Let’s not mince words—America's differences are real. It can be easy to to become disheartened and frustrated, but instead of dwelling on... read more
    90 Minutes Talk Harris Theater

    Friday, October 13, 2017

    2017-10-13
    1 PM

    Bring your planning skills to the table and design blueprints for a major hospital.
    Discover how architects, urban planners, real estate brokers and lawyers at the Cook County Bureau... read more
    Discover how architects, urban planners, real estate brokers and lawyers at the Cook County Bureau of Asset Management work together to plan out... read more
    120 Minutes Youth Lab Venue TBD*

    Tuesday, October 10, 2017

    2017-10-10
    12 PM

    Join us in the kitchen and learn how to cook delicious meals.
    People are discovering the health benefits of cultured foods like kefir and yogurt... read more
    People are discovering the health benefits of cultured foods like kefir and yogurt. Praised on food blogs and all over social media, these... read more
    120 Minutes Youth Lab The Chopping Block - Merchandise Mart

    Tuesday, February 28, 2017

    2017-02-28
    10 AM

    See first hand the reality of mass incarceration. Put a face to this uniquely American issue.
    The Cook County Jail is the largest single site jail in the entire country... read more
    The Cook County Jail is the largest single site jail in the entire country. At this Lab, attendees will have a chance to take a direct look behind... read more
    Members Only 180 Minutes Lab Cook County Jail

    Thursday, February 23, 2017

    2017-02-23
    6:30 PM

    Chicago Ideas and The Vera Institute of Justice team re-envision the American prison system, and imagine a society in which prisons serve as rehabilitation facilities for communities and citizens during this three-part event.
    Chicago Ideas is teaming up with the Vera Institute of Justice to reenvision the American... read more
    Chicago Ideas is teaming up with the Vera Institute of Justice to reenvision the American prison system, and imagine a society in which prisons... read more
    90 Minutes Conversation Jones College Prep High School

    Tuesday, February 21, 2017

    2017-02-21
    10 AM

    See first hand the reality of mass incarceration. Put a face to this uniquely American issue.
    The Cook County Jail is the largest single site jail in the entire country... read more
    The Cook County Jail is the largest single site jail in the entire country. At this Lab, attendees will have a chance to take a direct look behind... read more
    Members Only 180 Minutes Lab Cook County Jail

    Saturday, October 22, 2016

    2016-10-22
    10 AM

    Re-envision city spaces with PORT Urbanism, the consulting firm behind the architectural redesigns of spaces... read more
    Re-envision city spaces with PORT Urbanism, the consulting firm behind the architectural redesigns of spaces like the Old Cook County Hospital and... read more
    120 Minutes Lab Millennium Park

    Friday, October 21, 2016

    2016-10-21
    10 AM

    Discover your inner-chef with the expert cooking instructors at The Chopping Block... read more
    Discover your inner-chef with the expert cooking instructors at The Chopping Block. Learn the fundamentals of knife skills, cooking and baking... read more
    150 Minutes Lab Merchandise Mart

    Thursday, October 20, 2016

    Wednesday, October 19, 2016

    2016-10-19
    12 PM

    A group of leading Chicago community organizers and reporters explore some of the most creative solutions for bridging the gap between the "two Chicagos."
    Chicago is one of the most diverse cities in the world, but it’s also one of the most segregated... read more
    Chicago is one of the most diverse cities in the world, but it’s also one of the most segregated. From rising gun violence to a historically... read more
    75 Minutes Conversation Morningstar
    2016-10-19
    8:30 AM

    You might be an expert at spreading cheese over crackers or dumping it onto your... read more
    You might be an expert at spreading cheese over crackers or dumping it onto your pasta, but you’re probably pretty clueless when it comes to... read more
    90 Minutes Lab Eataly Chicago

    Tuesday, October 18, 2016

    2016-10-18
    10 AM

    Cook County Jail is the largest jail in the entire country... read more
    Cook County Jail is the largest jail in the entire country. At this Lab, take a look behind the criminal justice system during a tour of the jail’s... read more
    180 Minutes Lab Cook County Jail
    2016-10-18
    4 PM

    How can the role of police in communities change from one of distrust to one of positive action?
    Recent events have made the state of our country’s police force a national discussion... read more
    Recent events have made the state of our country’s police force a national discussion. Now that cell phones double as a video cameras, incidents of... read more
    75 Minutes Conversation Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art

    Thursday, October 13, 2016

    2016-10-13
    11:30 AM

    The nitty-gritty details of government work might seem a bit boring on the surface, but... read more
    The nitty-gritty details of government work might seem a bit boring on the surface, but they have profound and exciting implications on life across... read more
    150 Minutes Youth Lab Cook County Bureau of Asset Management

    Tuesday, October 11, 2016

    2016-10-11
    10 AM

    Discover your inner-chef with the expert cooking instructors at The Chopping Block... read more
    Discover your inner-chef with the expert cooking instructors at The Chopping Block. Learn the fundamentals of knife skills, cooking and baking... read more
    150 Minutes Youth Lab The Chopping Block - Merchandise Mart

    Wednesday, April 20, 2016

    2016-04-20
    6:30 PM

    Prolific musician, culinary entrepreneur and best-selling author Questlove brings his love of creativity and boundless... read more
    Prolific musician, culinary entrepreneur and best-selling author Questlove brings his love of creativity and boundless curiosity to the Chicago... read more
    60 Minutes Conversation Venue SIX10

    Thursday, April 14, 2016

    2016-04-14
    6:30 PM

    In 2008, Academy Award-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow started goop as a weekly email from her... read more
    In 2008, Academy Award-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow started goop as a weekly email from her kitchen table. Since then, goop has grown into a... read more
    60 Minutes Conversation Venue SIX10

    Sunday, October 18, 2015

    2015-10-18
    11 AM

    One in five adults in America experience a mental illness... read more
    One in five adults in America experience a mental illness. Yet the national conversation on mental health is often shrouded in secrecy rather than... read more
    60 Minutes Conversation Morningstar

    Saturday, October 17, 2015

    2015-10-17
    10 AM

    Los inmigrantes latinoamericanos llegan a este país en busca del Sueño Americano... read more
    Los inmigrantes latinoamericanos llegan a este país en busca del Sueño Americano. ¿Pero, sus hijos estadounidenses quieren lo mismo? ¿O quieren ser... read more
    60 Minutes Conversation Morningstar

    Friday, October 16, 2015

    2015-10-16
    7:30 PM

    The Dinner: Join us for a roaming dinner with sweet and bold Vietmanese iced coffee,... read more
    The Dinner: Join us for a roaming dinner with sweet and bold Vietmanese iced coffee, crunchy banh mi sandwiches and more before sitting down for a... read more
    120 Minutes Ideas Over Dinner Ba Le Bakery

    Thursday, October 15, 2015

    2015-10-15
    4 PM

    Experts, executives and journalists examine the relationship between foreign and domestic economic decisions, and discuss... read more
    Experts, executives and journalists examine the relationship between foreign and domestic economic decisions, and discuss the impact of global... read more
    90 Minutes Talk Venue SIX10
    2015-10-15
    11 AM

    Peterson Garden Project started as the transformation of one empty lot into a pop-up victory... read more
    Peterson Garden Project started as the transformation of one empty lot into a pop-up victory garden in 2010. Today, it’s a movement hundreds of... read more
    120 Minutes Lab PGP’s Community Cooking School at Broadway Armory Park

    Wednesday, October 14, 2015

    2015-10-14
    11 AM

    Learn the secrets of culinary cures with Dr. Dena Mendes, N.D., who knows from her... read more
    Learn the secrets of culinary cures with Dr. Dena Mendes, N.D., who knows from her personal experience with cancer that to overcome health... read more
    120 Minutes Lab Whole Foods Market Cooking School at Lincoln Park
    2015-10-14
    6 PM

    The number of heroin users has more than doubled in just a decade... read more
    The number of heroin users has more than doubled in just a decade. The death rate from overdose has nearly quadrupled. And with cut-rate prices and... read more
    60 Minutes Conversation Joffrey Ballet
    2015-10-14
    4 PM

    In the Chicago Tribune’s test kitchen, our recipe testers have made everything from pie dough to holiday cookies to lamb chops as they test... read more
    In the Chicago Tribune’s test kitchen, our recipe testers have made everything from pie dough to holiday cookies to lamb chops as they test recipes... read more
    120 Minutes Lab Tribune Tower
    2015-10-14
    7 PM

    The world’s leading entrepreneurs reveal how they transformed fledgling business ideas into top-rated television stations,... read more
    The world’s leading entrepreneurs reveal how they transformed fledgling business ideas into top-rated television stations, international fashion... read more
    90 Minutes Talk Cadillac Palace Theatre

    Tuesday, October 13, 2015

    2015-10-13
    10 AM

    PORT Urbanism re-envisions city spaces with their architectural redesigns of spaces like the historic Old... read more
    PORT Urbanism re-envisions city spaces with their architectural redesigns of spaces like the historic Old Cook County Hospital. Join PORT Founders... read more
    120 Minutes Lab Randolph St. & Michigan Ave.
    2015-10-13
    1 PM

    One of the nation’s most successful trial firms, Bartlit Beck is a leader in the integration... read more
    One of the nation’s most successful trial firms, Bartlit Beck is a leader in the integration of most effective technology with the litigation... read more
    120 Minutes Lab Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott

    Monday, October 12, 2015

    2015-10-12
    6 PM

    You go to your doctor for a routine check-up, and come out with a prescription—for... read more
    You go to your doctor for a routine check-up, and come out with a prescription—for fruits and vegetables. Culinary medicine stands poised to... read more
    60 Minutes Conversation Morningstar

    Saturday, October 18, 2014

    Friday, October 17, 2014

    2014-10-17
    10 AM

    Understanding taste versus flavor can help you become an intuitive cook who can follow her... read more
    Understanding taste versus flavor can help you become an intuitive cook who can follow her tastebuds and not just a recipe. Go on a guided... read more
    180 Minutes Lab Merchandise Mart

    Thursday, October 16, 2014

    2014-10-16
    12 PM

    Do you want to share your apartment while out of town? Just log on... read more
    Do you want to share your apartment while out of town? Just log on. Loan the tools in your garage to your neighbors? Sign up for this website. Give... read more
    60 Minutes Conversation Morningstar

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014

    2014-10-15
    12 PM

    What’s for dinner? The ingredients and dishes that ultimately make it to your table have... read more
    What’s for dinner? The ingredients and dishes that ultimately make it to your table have taken a long journey through culture, history and an... read more
    90 Minutes Talk Cadillac Palace Theatre
    2014-10-15
    7 PM

    Can one person effect change for many? CIW honors accomplished individuals who jumped on a... read more
    Can one person effect change for many? CIW honors accomplished individuals who jumped on a mountain bike, picked up a guitar and stepped off the... read more
    90 Minutes Talk Cadillac Palace Theatre
    2014-10-15
    5 PM

    Join Jessica Murnane, creator of One Part Plant, for the 101 on a plant-based diet... read more
    Join Jessica Murnane, creator of One Part Plant, for the 101 on a plant-based diet. You'll learn pantry basics before you get in the kitchen... read more
    120 Minutes Lab Owen + Alchemy

    Tuesday, October 14, 2014

    2014-10-14
    7 PM

    We’re demystifying death, a subject that stands at the intersection of politics, spirituality, economics, technology... read more
    We’re demystifying death, a subject that stands at the intersection of politics, spirituality, economics, technology and more. Experts will take on... read more
    90 Minutes Talk Thorne Auditorium
    2014-10-14
    11 AM

    Peterson Garden Project transforms empty lots into gardens that double as productive teaching environments. You'l... read more
    Peterson Garden Project transforms empty lots into gardens that double as productive teaching environments. You'l learn how Peterson Garden Project... read more
    120 Minutes Lab Fearless Food Kitchen at Broadway Armory Park

    Sunday, July 13, 2014

    2014-07-13
    1 PM

    MEMBER-ONLY EVENT. Join acclaimed brewmaster and Moody Tongue Brewing Founder Jared Rouben as he pushes... read more
    MEMBER-ONLY EVENT. Join acclaimed brewmaster and Moody Tongue Brewing Founder Jared Rouben as he pushes the boundaries of beer. Learn how to build... read more
    Members Only 90 Minutes Special Event Ampersand

    Sunday, October 20, 2013

    2013-10-20
    12 PM

    There is a unique process behind every beautiful performance, nostalgic ballad, complex production and breathtaking... read more
    There is a unique process behind every beautiful performance, nostalgic ballad, complex production and breathtaking work of art. From innate... read more
    90 Minutes Talk Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art

    Wednesday, October 16, 2013

    2013-10-16
    7 PM

    Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner is a series of unique gatherings held at some of... read more
    Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner is a series of unique gatherings held at some of Chicago’s best restaurants to experience stimulating conversations,... read more
    180 Minutes Ideas Over Dinner mk

    Tuesday, October 15, 2013

    2013-10-15
    12 PM

    Pull up a chair for this lively discussion about one of life’s greatest pleasures –... read more
    Pull up a chair for this lively discussion about one of life’s greatest pleasures – delicious food. Hear from culinary icons who will share their... read more
    90 Minutes Talk Cadillac Palace Theatre
    2013-10-15
    7:30 AM

    Get a glimpse into one of Chicago's most prominent and impactful charities... read more
    Get a glimpse into one of Chicago's most prominent and impactful charities. The Greater Chicago Food Depository makes an impact every day by... read more
    240 Minutes Lab Greater Chicago Food Depository
    2013-10-15
    7:30 PM

    Get the inside scoop as prominent newsmakers have a lively political debate regarding issues of... read more
    Get the inside scoop as prominent newsmakers have a lively political debate regarding issues of the day and analyze our democracy at work.
    90 Minutes Talk Cadillac Palace Theatre

    Monday, October 14, 2013

    2013-10-14
    10 AM

    Tenderloin, sirloin, ribs and chops: Where do different cuts of meat come from? The Chopping... read more
    Tenderloin, sirloin, ribs and chops: Where do different cuts of meat come from? The Chopping Block's Chef Mario Scordato butchers a whole pig,... read more
    150 Minutes Lab The Chopping Block - Merchandise Mart

    Sunday, October 14, 2012

    2012-10-14
    4:30 PM

    In a world driven by convenience, modernization and technological advancements, health-conscious pioneers are rebelling when... read more
    In a world driven by convenience, modernization and technological advancements, health-conscious pioneers are rebelling when it comes to our most... read more
    90 Minutes Talk Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art

    Thursday, October 11, 2012

    2012-10-11
    7 PM

    Music is the universal language. It transcends boundaries, celebrates culture and shapes your relationships and... read more
    Music is the universal language. It transcends boundaries, celebrates culture and shapes your relationships and personal identity. From broken... read more
    90 Minutes Talk Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art

    Wednesday, October 10, 2012

    2012-10-10
    4:30 PM

    Is a champion born or made? CIW explores the science of sports, the impact of... read more
    Is a champion born or made? CIW explores the science of sports, the impact of sports marketing, and that ?magic thing? that happens to great... read more
    90 Minutes Talk Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art
    2012-10-10
    9 AM

    Does your cooking change with the seasons? Visit Chicago's Green City Market with Executive Chef... read more
    Does your cooking change with the seasons? Visit Chicago's Green City Market with Executive Chef Erick Williams, meet local farmers and understand... read more
    180 Minutes Lab Green City Market

    Saturday, October 15, 2011

    2011-10-15
    10 AM

    In the words of Franklin D. Roosevelt, ?Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and... read more
    In the words of Franklin D. Roosevelt, ?Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.? Professionals from diverse... read more
    105 Minutes Talk Chicago Shakespeare Theater
    2011-10-15
    11:30 AM

    Food is at the center of many of the big issues facing the world today... read more
    Food is at the center of many of the big issues facing the world today. Thought leaders in the food industry present provocative discussions on how... read more
    90 Minutes Talk Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art

    Monday, October 10, 2011

    2011-10-10
    5:30 PM

    Witness urban aquaponics first hand and learn about the benefits and future of urban agriculture... read more
    Witness urban aquaponics first hand and learn about the benefits and future of urban agriculture. Learn about aquaponics and vertical farming.... read more
    120 Minutes Lab The Plant and 312 Aquaponics

    Speakers