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Events Mon Feb 20 2012

Read/Write Library Chicago Open Mic Reading

On Thursday, February 23rd, the Read/Write Library Chicago is hosting its first Open Mic Reading (hopefully an ongoing event)! Reader slot will be signed up on a first-come-first-serve basis. Prose, Essays, Poetry and the like are welcome. Time per reader is 7 minutes. The event begins at 7pm and will go through 9:30pm, depending on how many readers come out (that means you!). Light refreshments will be provided. The event is free so stop by the Read/Write Library's new space at 914 N. California.

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