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Pencil This In

By Staff in Arts & Entertainment on Aug 18, 2011 5:20PM

ShineNDine_Logo.jpg Fundraiser

Step Up Women's Network, a national, nonprofit membership organization dedicated to connecting and advancing women and girls, hosts its annual "Shine N' Dine" fundraiser this evening at Galleria Marchetti from 6-9 p.m. Tickets are $90 at the door. (825 W. Erie St.)

Meet the Market

The "Meet the Market" series from Green City Market's junior board rolls into Nightwood tonight from 6-8 p.m. Chefs Jason Hammel and Jason Vincent will be menu specials from Genesis Growers, which cocktails featuring Death's Door spirits will also be on special. (2119 S. Halsted St.)


The Neo-Futurists wrap up their tenth anniversary of It Came from the Neo-Futurarium series of staged readings of movie scripts with Purple Rain tonight at 8 p.m. (5153 N. Ashland)

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