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Nov 25 2014 - 12:00pm

Forrest Claypool speaks at the City Club of Chicago

CHICAGO — Chicago Transit Authority President Forrest Claypool speaks at the City Club of Chicago. 12 p.m., Maggiano's Banquets, 111 W. Grand Ave. Contact: 312-565-6500.

Nov 24 2014 - 11:30am

Early & Often panel at Chicago City Club

Natasha Korecki, Mary Mitchell, Fran Spielman, Dan Mihalopoulos, and Neil Steinberg will discuss results of November 4 election and preview the February 24 Chicago election.

Nov 21 2014 - 7:30am

Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus Foundation annual conference

ROSEMONT — Illinois Legislative Latino Caucus Foundation holds its annual conference. 7:30 a.m. Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, 5555 N. River Rd. Contact: Alejandra Moran, 708-715-6495.

Nov 20 2014 - 7:00pm

Immigration viewing party

CHICAGO — Community organizers hold a viewing party of President Barack Obama's anticipated announcement on immigration. 7 p.m. Casa Michoacan, 1638 South Blue Island. Contact: Monica Trevino, 773-573-8667.

Nov 20 2014 - 3:30pm

Arne Duncan attends ribbon cutting

CHICAGO — U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan attends ribbon cutting, roundtable discussion and visits students participating in After School Maters. 1:30 p.m., ribbon cutting and discussion. Hales Franciscan High School, 4930 S. Cottage Grove Ave. 3:30 p.m. Farragut Career Academy, 2345 S. Christiana Ave. Contact: 202-401-1576.

Nov 20 2014 - 11:30am

Jim Edgar discusses public education at City Club of Chicago

CHICAGO — Former Illinois Governor Jim Edgar and Robin Steans discuss public education in an address to the City Club of Chicago. 11:30 a.m. Union League Club of Chicago, 65 West Jackson Blvd. Contact: 312-565-6500.

Nov 19 2014 - 5:30pm

'Stories from the stacks' at Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

SPRINGFIELD — Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum presents "Stories from the Stacks." 5:30 p.m. 112 N. Sixth St. Contact: Christopher Wills, 217-558-8970.

Nov 19 2014 - 12:00pm

Michael Merchant, CEO of the Chicago Housing Authority, speaks at the City Club of Chicago

CHICAGO — Michael Merchant, CEO of the Chicago Housing Authority, speaks at the City Club of Chicago, 12 p.m., Maggiano's Banquets, 111 W. Grand Ave. Contact: 312-565-6500.

Nov 15 2014 - 10:00am

Health and wellness fair

CHICAGO — Get Covered Illinois to launch second enrollment period at Health and Wellness Fair. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.. South Shore Cultural Center, 7059 S. South Shore Drive. Contact: Mike Claffey, 312-814-3981

Nov 13 2014 - 8:30pm

Abraham Lincoln play at his presidential library and museum

SPRINGFIELD — The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum opens a four-day staging of a one-act play that takes the audience inside Abraham Lincoln's mind after he has been shot. 7:30 p.m. 112 N 6th St. Contact: Christopher Wills, 217-558-8970.