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FRIDAY! Crossroads, a north meets south poetry showcase, offers a packed lineup of readers at The People's Church Of Chicago.

FRIDAY! New music (maga)zine No Friends holds a release party with bands, DJs and copies of their first issue for sale, at Logan Hardware.

FRIDAY! It's the third Friday of the month, meaning Bad Grammar Theater holds their monthly reading at Powell's Bookstore in Greektown.

SATURDAY! This month's Story Sessions reading will take place around a campfire including smores at the Little House of Glencoe.

SUNDAY! Drop by Comfort Station for a Pop Up Zine Shop as they showcase zines and comics made from Logan Square residents.

SUNDAY! The Uptown Poetry Slam is at the Green Mill (Gapers Block review).

SUNDAY! Close out the weekend with some great fiction shared at The Marrow reading series at the Whistler.

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