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Blues History discussion

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Urban Art Retreat, 1957 S. Spaulding, Chicago, IL 60623

We'll talk about how we can all write our own blues tune, and how blues developed in Chicago during the Great Migration--especially on the West Side, in the North Lawndale neighborhood where Urban Art Retreat is located. How can we bring back this magnificent music today?


SouthSiders for Peace holiday party

Southsiders for Peace at Givins Castle, 10244 S. Longwood, Chicago, IL

Join S. Siders for peace in singing carols and labor songs!  Great to see my old  Beverly neighbors again!

Workshops: Blues U can USe

Hermitage Community Garden, 5643 S. Hermitage Av, Chicago, IL

All generations learning about the blues history and using it to express their own stories today!

FREE ALL AGES, neighborhood even