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Events Fri Oct 29 2010

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Marked by Guy Fawkes' Night, increasingly frigid temperatures, and Thanksgiving, November has a new meaning for Chicago's literary-minded: Starting Wednesday, November 3, Richard Louv kicks off Chicago Public Library's Free November Authors Series, a number of free events heldat the Harold Washington Library Center (400 S. State St.), and at several branch locations throughout Chicago. Authors and speakres include Mexican-born cellist Carlos Prieto (The Adventures of a Cello), Max Grinnell (24 Great Walks in Chicago), and Dr. Regina M. Benjamin, the 18th Surgeon General of the United States Public Health Service. More information and full schedule here.

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