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Chicago and Michigan
Chicago, IL 60610 United States

January 2017

Book Discussion: Hillbilly Elegy

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Host: Hollis Hines, Chicago and Michigan
Chicago, IL 60610 United States
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Members only—free Member Carol Eastin facilitates a book discussion of Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis. This best-seller, written by Yale Law School graduate J.D. Vance, looks at the struggles of America's white working class through his own childhood in the Rust Belt. Please scroll down to register for this event.  

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April 2017

Book Discussion: The Undoing Project by Michael Lewis

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Host: Hollis Hines, Chicago and Michigan
Chicago, IL 60610 United States
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Members only– free. Village member Hollis Hines will facilitate a book discussion of The Undoing Project. A Nobel Prize–winning theory of the mind and how it alters our perception of reality. This best-seller looks at original studies by two psychologists, Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky, undoing our assumptions about the decision-making process. Their papers showed the ways in which the human mind erred, systematically, when forced to make judgments in uncertain situations.

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November 2017

Book Discussion: Leonardo da Vinci

Sunday, November 19, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Host: Hollis Hines, Chicago and Michigan
Chicago, IL 60610 United States
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Members only-free. Scroll down to register. Hosted by Hollis Hines. Member Hollis Hines facilitates a book discussion of Walter Isaacson’s new biography, Leonardo da Vinci. Isaacson shows how da Vinci's creativity was based on skills we can improve in ourselves: passionate curiosity, a willingness to question, careful observation, and an imagination so playful it flirted with fantasy. Copies of the book are available for $17 each. Please call the Village office to purchase yours: 773.248.8700.

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December 2017

Toast to the Holidays

Sunday, December 10, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Host: Hollis Hines, Chicago and Michigan
Chicago, IL 60610 United States
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Members only-free (scroll down to register) In celebration of the season, enjoy cocktails and holiday cheer with members of the Village. We will meet at the warm and welcoming home of our host Hollis Hines for seasonal treats and good fellowship while taking in stunning views of a cold and calm Lake Michigan.

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April 2018

Cruise the Blue Danube with The Village Chicago in 2019

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Host: Hollis Hines, Chicago and Michigan
Chicago, IL 60610 United States
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Members & guests—free. To register, please call the Village office at 773.248.8700. The Village Chicago is planning its first river boat cruise in September 2019! Join us and our travel partner Mayflower Tours to learn more about this new adventure, which offers Village members the opportunity to experience together the Blue Danube from Prague to Budapest.

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September 2018

Mag Mile Memoir Writing

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Host: Hollis Hines, Chicago and Michigan
Chicago, IL 60610 United States
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Host: Hollis Hines Members–$30 for the 6-session series & Guests–$60 for the 6-session series. To register, please call the Village office at 773.248.8700. Join the Beth Finke experiment and save! Interested in taking a memoir-writing class with a twist? Village member Hollis Hines will be leading a new class in September under the supervision of Chicago Village member and popular teacher, Beth Finke. Beth is creating a brand new online course to share her teaching method and recruit others to…

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November 2018

Mag Mile Memoir Group

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Host: Hollis Hines, Chicago and Michigan
Chicago, IL 60610 United States
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Host: Hollis Hines Members–free & Guests–$30 for the 6-session series. To register, please call the Village office at 773.248.8700. Village member Hollis Hines continues to lead a new memoir writing class based on Village member, writer, and teacher Beth Finke's master class on memoir writing. Note: The Village Chicago is a membership organization, but a limited number of spots for this program are reserved for guests on a first come, first serve basis. If this event becomes over-subscribed, members will…

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December 2018

Village Toast to the Holidays

Sunday, December 16, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Host: Hollis Hines, Chicago and Michigan
Chicago, IL 60610 United States
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Members only—free. This program is now wait list only. To be added to the wait list, please call the Village office at 773.248.8700. Enjoy a festive evening with appetizers and refreshments in the home of member Hollis Hines for holiday cheer. The party begins at sunset!

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December 2019

The Village Near North Circle Holiday Brunch

Sunday, December 15, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Host: Hollis Hines, Chicago and Michigan
Chicago, IL 60610 United States
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Members only—free. Members, please scroll down to register, or call the Village office at 773.248.8700 to secure your spot. Enjoy a festive holiday gathering with brunch and refreshments in the home of member Hollis Hines hosted by the Near North Circle. Attendees are invited to BYOB if they like.

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