VIRTUAL Along the 606: Chicago’s Hippest Neighborhoods

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library

Event Details

Bucktown, Wicker Park, Logan Square, Humboldt Park…do these names sound familiar, but you’re not quite sure where they are or why they generate so much buzz? This richly illustrated lecture will explore these neighborhoods and the 606 Trail that links them, showing you cutting-edge buildings alongside beautifully restored mansions, graystones, and brick cottages. The 606 Trail was an abandoned elevated rail line  that is now a 2.7-mile recreational trail and park. Presented by architectural historian Laurie Petersen, co-editor of the AIA Guide to Chicago and frequent presenter at the library. 

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THIS VIRTUAL PROGRAM, WHICH WILL TAKE PLACE ON ZOOM. About 24 hours prior to the program, you will receive an e-mail message with a link to the program and instructions. If you do not receive the message prior to the program, please check your spam folder before contacting the library. Questions? Contact Grace Hayek, Head of Programs & Communications, at 

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Event Type(s): Lecture
Age Group(s): Adult

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