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Events Wed Dec 12 2012

A Very Carpenters Christmas @ Uncharted Books

This Friday at 7pm, Uncharted Books in Logan Square (2630 N. Milwaukee Ave.) hosts A Very Carpenters Christmas, featuring author Randy L. Schmidt reading from Yesterday Once More: The Carpenters Reader. New England Entertainment Digest calls it "Unquestionably, the definitive historical recalling of the Carpenters." The night will also feature screenings and highlights from two Carpenters Christmas TV specials.

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