Never Take Candy From A Stranger

November 05, 2016 at Gene Siskel Film Center of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in Chicago.

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TWO SHOWS ONLY! 35mm print!
Tickets at www.siskelfilmcenter.org/candyfromastranger

Part of our November “Brit Noir” series – visit www.siskelfilmcenter.org/britnoir for full schedule

The title might lead one to expect a campy exploitation flick, but this recently rediscovered gem combines taut suspense with a serious and sensitive treatment of a delicate subject. A British headmaster (Patrick Allen) and his wife (Watford) are newly arrived in Canada when their eleven-year-old daughter (Faye) innocently reveals that an elderly neighbor (veteran Felix Aylmer, in a wordless, ultra-creepy performance) gave her and a friend candy in exchange for taking off their clothes. Because they are strangers in town, and because the accused is the patriarch of the town’s most prestigious family, the girl’s parents find themselves facing a wall of silence and hostility, and things are made worse by the defense’s unscrupulous courtroom tactics. This isn’t just a social-problem film, though; the climax of the film is an agonizingly suspenseful tour de force, enhanced by master cinematographer Freddie Francis’s superb black-and-white widescreen lensing of the sinister woodsy setting. Archival 35mm widescreen print courtesy of Sony Pictures Entertainment. (MR)

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SATURDAY DOUBLE-BILL DISCOUNT!
Buy a ticket at our regular prices for the first “Brit Noir” film on any Saturday in November, and get a ticket for the second “Brit Noir” film that day at the discounted rate with proof of your original purchase: General Admission $7; Students $5; Members $4. (This discount rate applies to the second feature only. Discount available in person at the box office only.)

Address: 164 N State St, Chicago
Never Take Candy From A Stranger

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Mezzos and Malbec

November 16, 2016 at The Twisted Vine Chicago in Chicago.

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Enjoy a Twisted Vine wine tasting and 2 cocktails while being entertained by COT’s talented mezzo-sopranos, Kira Dills-DeSurra and Quinn Middleman. There is no better way to enjoy your favorite aria. Join us for our first ever Mezzos & Malbec!

Just $25 or $20 for OU Members*!

Learn more at –> https://goo.gl/Eo5uGH
Capacity is limited so don’t delay

*OU Members are part of our young professionals Opera Underground program, membership is FREE, simply sign up before purchasing your ticket!

Address: 3530 N Halsted St, Chicago
Mezzos and Malbec

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Nova NYE 2017

December 31, 2016 at Sound-Bar in Chicago.

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Score 50% off tickets during our 5 minute “Flash Sale”
Wednesday, November 2nd at 12pm CST at www.NovaNYE.com!

NOVA NYE REPS WANTED!
Earn A FREE Ticket & Get Paid To Invite Your Friends To Chicago‘s Best NYE Party! Email Reps@NovaNYE.com For More Info!

Nova NYE – Voted #1 New Years Party In Chicago For Twenty-Somethings!

Party in Chicago‘s LARGEST Club
Plenty of bars and servers (NO long wait for drinks)
Champagne Greeting (everyone handed a glass of champagne upon entry)
Champagne Toast at Midnight
Small Bite Buffet
Noisemakers and Party Favors provided
Party until 5am!
Live Performances By Chicago‘s Best DJ’s: TBA!
Complimentary Pre and Post Parties!

All attendees will also receive the following Freebies*: Up to $50 in FREE rides from Lyft with promo code ‘CTS50’ – $10 in FREE delivery food from DoorDash with promo code ‘CTS10’ – $25 in FREE food and drink from Spring Rewards with promo code ‘CHI25’ – A FREE $10 gift card from Target, Macy’s or Walmart with $25 purchase using EBATES! – $30 in on-demand dog walking & cat sitting from UrbanLeash with promo code ‘CHI20’ – $20 in on-demand dry cleaning from Dryv with promo code ‘CHI20’ – $10 in FREE food at your favorite restaurants from Ritual – $100 in FREE babysitting from the babysitters at Chime with promo code ‘CHI20’ and MORE! *All Offers valid for first time users only and subject to change without notice.

The Venue:
NOVA has rented out Soundbar for the night and we will be closed to the public until 1:30 a.m.
NOVA is by far the best New Years Eve venue in Chicago! With room for over 1,000 guests, Two floors, Seven Rooms, Eight Bars, 50 VIP Tables, The Best Sound System Money Can Buy & State of the art lighting. No other venue holds a candle.
NOVA is located at 226 W Ontario in the heart of River North

Included Pre Party & Hangover Brunch:
Friday, December 30th at Bull & Bear: mention Nova NYE at the host stand between 9:00pm and 1:00am to get a free $5 gift card on us!
Sunday, January 1st – Your ticket includes a complimentary hangover brunch at a venue TBA!

FAQ:
Cocktail Party Attire Suggested
Yes, tickets will Sell Out!
Yes, ticket prices will increase as more are sold…BUY NOW to lock in the lowest price!
Yes, you can sell your tickets to someone else if you have a change of plans
WE STRONGLY SUGGEST THAT YOU DO NOT BUY TICKETS OFF CRAIGSLIST! EVERY YEAR WE TURN AWAY 5-10 PEOPLE WITH FAKE TICKETS
Tickets will be sent via email and will have a unique scannable barcode
Discounted Hotel Rooms: Info TBA
Doors will Open at 8:30 pm
You must be 21+ with ID to enter
NO refunds will be given!

Pics From Last Year:
You can check out pics from NOVA NYE 2016 by clicking HERE!
*Want to get paid to spread the word to this and other events!? Email Info@ChicagoTwentySomething.com to get started!*

Ticketing Technical Issues:
Any ticketing / technical issues will be handled by Eventbrite.com. Please contact them directly at https://www.eventbrite.com/contact-us/

Sorry – No Refunds or Price Adjustments

*Unfortunately the Eventbrite system does not allow us to restrict people who are underage from buying tickets. If you are not 21 and purchase a ticket, you will not be allowed into the event.*

Address: 226 W Ontario St, Chicago
Nova NYE 2017

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Coffee & Conversation – 11/19/16

November 19, 2016 at The Shift in Chicago.

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Join us in November for the LAST OFFICIAL MEETUP OF 2016 as we head back to the awesome coworking space The Shift in Uptown. Come back to reconnect with other like-minded innovators, or come for the first time to join a comunity of people just as driven as you!

Saturday, November 19, 2016
The Shift
4101 N Broadway
10:00am-1:00pm (drop in any time)
Coffee provided!

Coffee & Conversation is a Chicago-based community of entrepreneurs and innovators who value collaboration and share ideas, resources, and inspiration. We can be anywhere along the start-up spectrum whether you just have ideas to share, are about to start a business, or already have your own company. Even if you don’t have your own business and just like sharing ideas, there are takeaways and great connections for everyone.

C&C holds free, public gatherings monthly on Saturday mornings, open to all! Attendees are welcome to work, talk, and socialize as much as they see fitting. Come connect over a cup of coffee and join a community of motivated people determined to hustle for their passions.

Twitter: https://twitter.com/coffeeconvochi
Insta: http://instagram.com/coffeeconvochi

Address: 4101 N Broadway St, Chicago
Coffee & Conversation - 11/19/16

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Chicago Philharmonic Sunday Series – Handel & Eggs – 11/20

November 20, 2016 at City Winery Chicago in Chicago.

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Deb Stevenson oboe
Thomas Yang violin
Rose Armbrust Griffin violin
Steven Houser cello

G.F. Handel “The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba” from Solomon
Alessandro Marcello Concerto for Oboe and Strings in C minor (feat. in The Firm)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Quartet for Oboe and Strings in F Major, K370
Ennio Morricone “Gabriel’s Oboe” from The Mission
J.C. Bach Quartet in Bb Major
Jean Francaix Quatuor for English Horn and Strings
James Stephenson The Mysteries of Harris Burdick
James Gade Gypsy Tango

Feed your appetite for classical music with a heaping portion of Handel, Mozart,
and J.C. Bach, performed by the Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players (cp2). Along
with favorite chamber works, cp2 serves up film music by Ennio Morricone (composer
of the Godfather soundtrack), a “Gypsy Tango” by Jacob Gade, and James Stephenson’s
The Mysteries of Harris Burdick, inspired by the colorful children’s book by Chris Van
Allsburg. Meanwhile, City Winery’s servers satisfy your appetite for delicious brunch fare
within this beautiful venue situated in Chicago’s gastronomic West Loop.

Doors open at 11:00 A.M., and brunch will be available for purchase before and during the performance. Casual attire is encouraged. Approximate run time: 1 hour.

Tickets: $25 (general admission)

Address: 1200 W Randolph St, Chicago
Chicago Philharmonic Sunday Series - Handel & Eggs - 11/20

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All I Do Is Win Game Night

November 18, 2016 at Park Tavern Chicago in Chicago.

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Bring a team or join a team upon arrival. Get your game-face ready as your team competes to win the championship title of Hip Hop Charades, Family Feud, UNO, Truth or Dare Blocks, LCR, Heads Up Charades, Nintendo Wii Dance-off and more.
Teams consists of 4 players that will rotate from each game.

CELEBRATE YOUR BIRTHDAY: Free Entry, B Day Shout Out, Discounted Guest Entry, Must r.s.v.p. via info@justplayentertainment.com

Music – Dancing – Fun – Food – Drinks – Games-Prizes

Free parking in lot directly behind the building

Address: 1645 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago
All I Do Is Win Game Night

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Burton Presents: Morning Yoga

November 05, 2016 at Burton Snowboards Chicago Store in Chicago.

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Join us Saturday morning for a gnarly yoga session with Dave York! Feel the burn on our third floor before store hours, and enjoy food, drinks and discounts. Don’t forget to bring your own mat!

Attendance is limited to 20 per session. Please email us your RSVP to ensure a spot!
Chicagoflagship@burton.com

Address: 56 E Walton St, Chicago
Burton Presents: Morning Yoga

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Member’s Only Happy Hour at Acebounce

November 14, 2016 at AceBounce Chicago in Chicago.

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Join us for a Member’s Only happy hour at the hot new ping pong restaurant and bar, AceBounce! Come enjoy a complimentary cocktail and light hors d’oeuvres while listening to Kevin Molesworth, CSEP of Brass Tacks Events from Austin, Texas.

Kevin’s talk will focus on “Ethics in The Special Events Industry.” Are ethics black and white? Are ethics universal? Are the ethics of the special events industry the same as any other business? As our industry grows, it’s time that we all had a candid discussion of right and wrong.

Join your fellow ILEA Chicago Members for an evening of great networking, thought-provoking discussion, and fun…it’s a happy hour, after all!

5:00 PM Registration and networking
5:30 PM Kevin Molesworth’s Presentation on Ethics in the Special Events Industry
6:15 PM Hors d’oeuvres, Networking and Ping Pong
7:00 PM End of Event

Thank you to our sponsor, ACE Bounce Chicago! We can’t wait to see you there!

Address: 230 N Clark, Chicago
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