P> February 11th – 6:15pm Start out with a cocktail and appetizers at MVie (a West Town speakeasy) while director Scott Westerman and playwright Scott Woldman discuss everything from Interrogation’s inception and challenges to the joys of bringing the play to life onstage. Click here for more information!
February 20th- 8:30am -6:30pm "You’d love to learn to downhill ski, but getting to the slopes is too much of a hassle? Wrong! Discovery Center has arranged & organized everything for you with this one day ski holiday amid beautiful surroundings. The trip includes roundtrip transportation (with complimentary coffee and donuts before you start out) & ski fees (including slope fee, lesson & lift ticket). The bus trip takes about an hour, so most of your day will be spent at the club. Bring lunch or purchase one at the club’s cafeteria or restaurant. If you’ve never been on skis before, or have limited experience, this trip is for you. The club has a variety of runs from beginner to advanced. The certified instructors teach with an emphasis on safety, skill and, most important, FUN. Whether relaxing in front of a blazing fire, skiing the slopes or meeting new friends, this trip will definitely keep you warm. So join in on the fun & excitement of the Discovery Center’s ski trips & learn what skiing Chicagoland-style is all about." Click here for more information!
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Break your mid-week routine. Celebrate the delight of the coming Persian new year — Nowruz — with artisan food, craft beer, wine, and music. Gain unique perspectives on our special exhibit Persepolis: Images of an Empire through expert-led gallery tours. Relax and immerse yourself in glory of an ancient empire through the film Persepolis Recreated. Sponsored by Federation of Zoroastrian Associations of North America, Zoroastrian Association of Chicago, and Iran House of Greater Chicago. Registration is required. Walk-ins are welcome. Click here for more information!