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Pencil This In

By Ana Bolotin on Sep 30, 2008 4:30PM

In tonight’s installment of the Chicago History Museum’s Chicago Treasures interview / conversation series, former Steppenwolf player and 40-Year-Old Virgin crazy kinky boss lady Jane Lynch, hosts a little storytelling session about starting her career in Chicago and what effect the city had on her successes.
7 p.m., 1601 N Clark, $12 general admission, $10 CHM members.

Reading Under the Influence continues it's monthly happening with a special Tuesday night edition due to tomorrow night's Cubs game. Allison Amend, Adam Cloe, Arnie Raiff, C.P. Chang, Rob Duffer, Carly Huegelmann read pieces on the theme Hope & Despair.
7 p.m. - 10 p.m., Sheffield's, 3258 N. Sheffield Ave., $3

Looking for a little bluegrass on your Tuesday night? Look no further than the entertainingly-named Sexfist, who play tonight - and every Tuesday night - at the Red Line Tap.
9 p.m., 7006 N. Glenwood Ave., Free