Gapers Block has ceased publication.

Gapers Block published from April 22, 2003 to Jan. 1, 2016. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
 Thank you for your readership and contributions. 


Tuesday, June 6

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Pre-Party @ The Playground

Chicago's only weekly improv mash-up where six to nine improvisers of all levels of experience are brought together for a totally unique improv experience. Tonight's line-up includes TJ Jagodowski, Jorin Garguilo, Gary Richardson, and more. 8pm at The Playground (3209 N. Halsted). $10.

From Pullman to Albany Park: Great Walks in Chicago and Other Pursuits @ Sulzer Regional Library

Writer and explorer Max Grinnell talks about all things Chicago in a free discussion of his latest book, 24 Great Walks in Chicago. Find out more about Max and his book at 7pm. Sulzer Regional Library, 4455 N. Lincoln Ave. (312) 744-7616.

Writing the Poetry of Your Dreams @ Near North Chicago Public Library

Tonight Krista Franklin will teach you how to channel your dreams into insightful, beautiful (and perhaps nightmarish) poems. Bring paper, a pen, and your creativity to Near North (310 W. Division) at 6:30pm. Free!



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