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FRIDAY! The Book Cellar holds its annual adult spelling bee with judges, poet Robbie Q. Telfer and YA author James Kennedy.

FRIDAY! Chicago Zine Fest holds a benefit show with bands, zines and brews at Auxiliary Art Center.

SATURDAY! Open mic Poetry in Motion welcomes a youth edition this weekend at Ellie's Café in Morgan Park.

SUNDAY! Empty Bottle Book Club meets to discuss Harper Lee's newest work Go Set a Watchman at the Empty Bottle.

SUNDAY! The presentation and discussion, Tactic and Strategies in the Public Space by Mexico City's Nerivela Project is hosted by the films program at Comfort Station in Logan Square.

Good luck CPS students, faculty and staff on starting off your school year next week!

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