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Wednesday, February 26

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The School Project: Restoring Justice @ North Lawndale College Prep

The School Project presents the next short documentary in its series, Restoring Justice, followed by a Q&A discussion, tonight at North Lawndale College Prep's Collins Campus, 1313 S. Sacramento Ave., from 5:30 to 8pm. Admission is free, but seating is limited; register to attend.

Story Club @ Holiday Club

Story Club North Side is back at the Holiday Club, 4000 N. Sheridan Rd., tonight at 7:30pm. The theme tonight is "March Madness," and featured readers include actor Maggie Andersen, writer Bokeen and artist Riva Lehrer -- plus several open mic slots. Dana Norris and Erin Kahoa cohost. $10 suggested donation at the door. 21+

Mike & Friends @ High-Hat Club

Mike Maimone of MUTTS teams up with his musical friends for duets on the first Thursday of every month at the High-Hat Club, 1920 W. Irving Park Rd., from 8:30 to 11pm. This month's guests are JC Brooks of JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound and Yoo Soo Kim of Hemmingbirds. $5 suggested donation. Details on Facebook. 21+

In Tall Buildings (Record Release Show) @ Schubas

Erik Hall (aka In Tall Buildings) performs at Schubas (3159 N. Southport) tonight. Fred Thomas (of Saturday Looks Good to Me) and Elliot Bergman (of Wild Belle) open. Music starts at 9pm. Tickets are $12 and the show is 21+. Read our preview in Transmission.

 

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