by Drew Hunt
Abandon your regular lunchtime smoke break, nap, or illicit tryst for something a bit classier. Join the Chicago Chamber Musicians at the Chicago Cultural Center as they present First Monday, a monthly lunch-hour concert series.
The Super Bowl is over and you need to burn off a few of the calories ingested with that plate of bacon-wrapped pizza rolls. The catch: it's cold and you want to stay inside. Take the Chicago Pedway Tour and have a guide walk you through the nooks and landmarks of the weirdo city that exists inside the city.
You know when you've seen a movie so many times that it's like you know every word by heart, so you recite the dialogue for everyone? The Whistler offers you an outlet for that outlandish behavior with Movieoke—they provide the screen, the scenes (350 of them), and a mike, and you provide an urge to perform that would otherwise be annoying.
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