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Chicago Literary Hall of Fame Cocktail Party and Silent Auction – 10/12/2011

5 Oct

Chicago Literary Hall of Fame
ABC-TV news star  Janet Davies will be hosting the Chicago Literary Hall of Fame Cocktail Party & Silent Auction on Oct. 12 in the penthouse of the historic Cliff Dwellers Club located on 200 S. Michigan Ave. Guests can enjoy spectacular views overlooking Grant Park and Lake Michigan while mingling with a cross-section of supporters from throughout Chicago’s cultural community. Auction items will include travel packages; sports memorabilia and tickets; rare and signed books; cultural tours; dining and theater packages; and much more.

The event will be held on Wednesday, October 12, 2011 from  5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. There is a $20 admission charge, which includes

  • OPEN BAR AND APPETIZERS 5:30-6:30 p.m.
  • KOVAL FREE WHISKEY TASTING 6:30-8 p.m.

After 6:30 cash bar is available. Half proceeds benefit Chicago Literary Hall of Fame. All funds raised during the evening will fund The Chicago Writer’s Association’s 2nd Annual Induction Ceremony, to be held Nov. 15 in the Cindy Pritzker Auditorium at Harold Washington Public Library.

Get your ticket now or contact the Chicago Writers Association for more information.

Free Spring into Writing 2011 Mini-Conference – March 19, 2011

17 Mar

Chicago Writers Association

Check out the Chicago Writers Association Spring into 2011 Writing Mini-Conference on Saturday, March 19, 2011.  Not only will you hear authors of fiction, non-fiction and poetry speak about different aspects of the writing process, you will have the opportunity to network and connect with creative minds.  The conference  will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Beverly Library, 1962 W. 95th Street.