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.
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Monday, October 25

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Owning & Operating a Food Truck @ Bucktown Public Library

If you want to join the food truck industry, get your feet wet in the business and legal operations side of things courtesy of the Wicker Park and Logan Square Chambers of Commerce today at 3:30pm at the Bucktown Library, 1701 N. Milwaukee. Get advice and get information before you rev up the van! Event is free, but RSVP requested.

Eddie Palmieri Salsa Orchestra with Plena Libre & AfriCaribe @ World Music Festival Chicago

World Music Festival Chicago 2013 kicks off this evening with a performance by Eddie Palmieri Salsa Orchestra with Plena Libre & AfriCaribe at the Jay Pritzker Pavillion in Millenium Park (201 E. Randolph St.). The show starts at 6pm. Free, all ages

Icona Pop @ Metro

Icona Pop headlines an all-ages show at Metro, 3730 N. Clark St., tonight, with K. Flay and Sirah opening. Doors open at 6pm, show starts at 7. Tickets are $20 online or at the door.

Think Galactic Book Group @ Myopic Books

Think Galactic is a book group dedicated to discussing political Speculative Fiction from a radical left perspective. The group meets the second Thursday of each month at 7:30pm at Myopic Books (1564 North Milwaukee Avenue) in the second floor room overlooking Milwaukee Avenue. This month's book for discussion is After the Apocalypse by Maureen F. McHugh. All are welcome.



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