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03 / 13
Start: 9:00 am
End: 11:00 am

Tuesday, March 13th 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Score/SBA Office
500 W. Madison St., Suite 1150
312-353-4540

You work hard at your business, but someday you’ll retire. This workshop shows you how to make the most of your retirement by selling your business at its highest value. Even if you don’t plan to sell for another twenty years, you’ll get more for your business when you start planning today. Learn how to use your business as an effective retirement savings plan so that you can retire in the style you deserve.

Presenter: Mark Willis

Click here to pre-register Cost: $30.00 - Online Registration

Start: 10:00 am
End: 2:00 pm

Tuesday, March 13th 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Humboldt Park Field House
1400 N. Sacramento Av.

Brush up your resume and be prepared to accept a job offer.

Several companies have immediate job openings including O'Hare Airport restaurants, McDonald's, Titan Security, and in the growing fields of warehouse distribution and manufacturing and home care services. Or you can explore new opportunities at CTA, Chicago Public Schools and the Illinois State Police. Some of these employers are so anxious to fill their open positions they are willing to hire on the spot!

Start: 6:30 pm
End: 7:30 pm

Tuesday, March 13th 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
City Lit Books
2523 N. Kedzie
773-235-2523
citylitbooks.com

Join us for the "Wilde Readers" Book Club. This book club will read LGBTQ classics that you've been meaning to finally get around to and new releases that you've only just heard about.

This month's selection: "Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda" by Becky Albertalli.

Start: 6:30 pm
End: 10:00 pm

Friday, April 13th 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Julia de Burgos Park
1805 N. Albany Av.
For more information click here

Please join us and the Chicago Astronomer at For The Love of Stars at Julia de Burgos Park. Starts after sunset. Telescope viewing is free and open to everyone. Weather permitting.

Monthly stargazing events with The 606’s resident astronomer take place on the second Friday of each month through December. In case of bad weather, the events will be shifted to the third Friday of the month.

03 / 14
Start: 8:45 am
End: 12:00 pm

Wednesday, March 14th 8:45 am - 12:00 pm
Score/SBA Office
500 W. Madison St., Suite 1150
312-353-4540

The concepts and application of basic accounting principles as utilized to measure the success of any business. This workshop will discuss the fundamentals of Financial and Managerial Accounting.

Financial topics covered will include: Types of accounting method, chart of accounts, balance sheet, profit & loss statement, entries to the financial statements. Managerial topics covered will include: Product/job costing, cash flow projections, net present value, making decisions based on limited resources, pricing decisions, break-even analysis, business ratios and other relevant topics

Presenter: Arnie Goldberg

Click here to pre-register Cost: $50.00 - Online Registration

Start: 9:00 am
End: 5:00 pm

Wednesday, March 14th 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Ampersand Cowork
3317 W. Fullerton Av.
Free Event
For more information and to register click here

Ampersand Cowork is having a Free Day of coworking. Come by and work free from distraction and get s#@t done! There will be unlimited coffee and snacks and a whole bunch of great people coworking.

BONUS
Need to update your online profile photo? Photographer Jeremy Lawson will be at Ampersand Cowork taking professional headshots, capturing your unique character and style. Reserve your time with Jeremy but pay only if you like the shots—$100 for 2 retouched digital images.

Start: 9:30 am
End: 11:30 am

Wednesday, March 14th 9:30 am – 11:30 am
US Small Business Administration
500 W. Madison St., Suite 1150
For more information click here

The Historically Underutilized Business Zone Program (HUBZone) stimulates economic development and creates jobs in urban and rural communities by providing Federal contracting assistance to small businesses.
The SBA Illinois District Office will conduct a presentation covering registration in the System for Award Management (SAM) and the HUBZone Program

Start: 6:30 pm
End: 7:30 pm

Thursday, March 14th 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
City Lit Books
2523 N. Kedzie
773-235-2523
citylitbooks.com

Author Event: Mark Miller author of "Jolt"

03 / 15
Start: 11:00 am
End: 5:00 pm

Thursday, March 15th 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wintrust Bank - Logan Square
2814 W. Fullerton Av.
RSVP to Ruth Martinez rmartinez@wintrust.com

Join Wintrust Bank - Logan Square for the first day of the national NCAA basketball tournament. Appetizers and refreshments will be served.

Start: 1:30 pm
End: 2:30 pm

Thursday, March 15th 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
25th Police District Station
5555 W. Grand Av., Community Room
For more information 312-746-5090

All business owners or their representatives are encouraged to attend meetings to learn about new and ongoing efforts to eliminate crime in your area. These meetings will also provide the opportunity to share your community concerns with 25th district officers.

Refreshments will be served.

Start: 6:30 pm
End: 7:30 pm

Thursday, March 15th 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
City Lit Books
2523 N. Kedzie
773-235-2523
citylitbooks.com

At our "Found in Translation" Book Club every month we dive into fresh English translations of stand-out fiction from around the world. Join us as we get to know authors whose work was previously inaccessible to English readers!

This month's selection "The Teeth of the Comb & Other Stories" by Osama Alomar.

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03 / 18
Start: 10:00 am
End: 3:00 pm

The Indoor Farmers Market will run every Sunday through March 25, 2017 (with the exception of November 26th, December 24th and December 31st) 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. at the Emporium 2363 N. Milwaukee Av.

Food! Music! Entertainment! Socializing! Fun!

logansquarefarmersmarket.org

Start: 6:00 pm
End: 8:59 pm

Sunday, March 18th 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Red Cloud Studio
2506 N. California Av.
For more information and to RSVP email molly@redcloudchicago.com

Red Cloud will host a BYOB Neighborhood Open Mic for Logan Square adults and their friends and families. Looking to build joy, strength and community through sharing music, Red Cloud is opening the doors of its music-teaching space to the public. Guests will have the option of stepping up to the microphone. A piano and guitar will be provided.

03 / 19
Start: 7:00 pm
End: 8:00 pm

Monday, March 19th 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
St. Hyacinth's Resurrection Hall
3636 W. Wolfram
For more information, call 773-800-1262

Please come and share your interest in local activities with other community members.

Please come with any topics you would like to discuss! We will have time to discuss your community issues, feel free to email us ahead of time with your topics. And as always, you can register to become a member of ANA at our meetings; $5 membership, $20 for membership plus yard sign- contact us at avondale.unite@gmail.com for more information.

Parking can be accessed from George St. one-half block west of Central Park Av., and two blocks north of Diversey Av. All Welcome!

03 / 20
Start: 6:00 am
End: 7:00 pm

Tuesday, March 20th 6:00 am - 7:00 pm

Make sure you are registered, find your polling place etc. HERE

If you are not registered, register online HERE

Early Voting for Primary First Day February 8th Last Day March 19th for more information and a list of early voting locations HERE

Please remember to vote!

Start: 8:45 am
End: 12:00 pm

Tuesday, March 20th 8:45 am - 12:00 pm
Score/SBA Office
500 W. Madison St., Suite 1150
312-353-4540

This workshop is designed to introduce the attendee to Federal tax filing requirements for businesses and to tax deductions and record keeping requirements that many businesses overlook or are unaware of.

Attendees will learn about the tax implications of being in business along with gaining a basic knowledge about tax deductions for business and records required to support the deductions.

Presenter: Joel Shabsin

Click here to pre-register Cost: $50.00 - Online Registration

Start: 6:30 pm
End: 7:30 pm

Tuesday, March 20th 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Mozart Park
2036 N. Avers

For more information call the CAPS Office at 312-746-5090

Start: 7:30 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Tuesday, March 20th 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Julia de Burgos Park
1805 N. Albany
For more information click here

Celebrate the Spring Equinox—Skygazing with the Adler Planetarium’s ‘Scopes in the City.

In case of bad weather, the event will be shifted to March 21.

03 / 21
Start: 6:30 pm
End: 7:30 pm

Wednesday, March 21st 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
City Lit Books
2523 N. Kedzie
773-235-2523
citylitbooks.com

Join us at City Lit Books for our monthly Prose and Poetry and Potentially Other Things Open Mic Night! There are always wine, and snacks, and great readings. Even if you don't want to share, come support our readers and join the audience. Hang out! It's a good time.

03 / 22
Start: 9:30 am
End: 10:30 am

Thursday, March 22nd 9:30 am - 10:30 am
The Den Theatre
1331 N. MilwaukeeAv.
For more information 773-384-2672.

All business owners or their representatives are encouraged to attend meetings to learn about new and ongoing efforts to eliminate crime in your area. These meetings will also provide the opportunity to share your community concerns with 14th district officers.

Start: 12:00 pm
End: 1:30 pm

Thursday, March 22nd 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Daley Center
50 W. Washington St. Courtroom 2005
To register contact The Circuit Court of Cook County Elder Justice Center 312-603-9233

Topics to Include: Eligibility for various property tax exemptions and assessment freezes, senior citizen tax deferral program, certificates of error, tax sale procedures and more.

Speakers: Lynette Lewis and Theresa Chandler

Start: 1:00 pm
End: 4:00 pm

Thursday, March 22nd 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Score/SBA Office
500 W. Madison St., Suite 1150
312-353-4540

Marketing is an exciting and important business function that is critical to managing profitable customer relationships in today's dynamic and connected business environment.It is the process by which individuals and organizations obtain what they need or want by creating and exchanging goods, services or anything of value with others. In this workshop, you will be introduced to the marketing environment and the 4Ps of marketing – product, price, promotion, and place, as well as the importance of market research, strategic sales, and marketing your business online as part of developing a competitive advantage.

Presenter: Bruce Montgomery

Click here to pre-register Cost: $50.00 - Online Registration

03 / 23
Start: 6:30 pm
End: 7:30 pm

Thursday, March 23rd 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
City Lit Books
2523 N. Kedzie
773-235-2523
citylitbooks.com

Author Event: Melissa Leet author of "Landslide"

03 / 24
Start: 10:30 am
End: 1:00 pm

Saturday, March 24th 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Ampersand Cowork
3317 W. Fullerton Av.
For more information click here

Spring Into a New You at this special quarterly event hosted at Ampersand Cowork. Get ready to spring clean your living space as Amy Trager, Certified Professional Organizer walks us through how to declutter and keep your home organized. Then, Happy Hour Coach Tim Ressmeyer will cover principles of self improvement. Snacks and beverages provided.

Start: 4:00 pm
End: 5:00 pm

Saturday, March 24th 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
City Lit Books
2523 N. Kedzie
773-235-2523
citylitbooks.com

Poetry Reading: Julayne Lee author of "Not My White Savior"

03 / 25
Start: 10:00 am
End: 3:00 pm

The Indoor Farmers Market will run every Sunday through March 25, 2017 (with the exception of November 26th, December 24th and December 31st) 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. at the Emporium 2363 N. Milwaukee Av.

Food! Music! Entertainment! Socializing! Fun!

logansquarefarmersmarket.org

03 / 26
03 / 27
03 / 28
Start: 11:45 am
End: 12:45 pm

Wednesday, March 28th 11:45 am - 12:45 pm
Smart Love Preschool
2222 N. Kedzie Bl
Free Event.
For more information click here

Join us every month at our free story and play time in our toddler classroom! This play date is geared for children between the ages of 12 and 36 months where we will enjoy reading a story and offer a coordinating activity. Throughout the time you and your child are welcome to explore our classroom, enjoy the story or activity, or all of the above! This is free from structure and designed to be a casual place to enjoy time with your child and others.

This month's story is Chicka Chicka Boom Boom

Space is limited – please RSVP to amber.guenther@smartlovefamily.org

Ample street parking and limited parking in lot behind school, enter via alley off of Belden or Sawyer.

Start: 5:30 pm
End: 7:00 pm

Wednesday, March 28th 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
WeWork
125 S. Clark St.
A free event for women, by women.
For more information and to register click here

Myra is proud to announce our speakers for Women's March: How To Be An Advocate Full-Time, Part-Time, Any Time, the first of Myra's 2018 Community Talks series!

Join us and hear from two women who are dedicated and effective advocates in our community.

Celina Villanueva, Civic & Youth Engagement Manager at the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights and Betsy "Boots" McCann, Human Resources Professional and Community Activist

PLUS, information on how you can get involved with Moms Demand Action!

As always, come anonymously ... we won't ask why you're here.

Space is limited. Please RSVP, and let us know if you can no longer attend so we can give your spot to another attendee. Myra would love for you to share this invitation on your social media platforms!

Questions? Comments? Contact Emily at emily@myratalks.org

Check us out at myratalks.org

Start: 6:30 pm
End: 7:30 pm

Wednesday, March 28th 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
St. Joseph
4021 W. Belmont

For more information call 312-746-5090

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03 / 30
03 / 31
Start: 8:00 am
End: 3:00 pm

Saturday, March 31st 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
UIC Forum
725 W. Roosevelt Rd.
Free event
for more information and to register click here

The NIA Group, a non-profit financial literacy organization, is bringing this inspirational conference to Chicago. By combining our efforts with the Women's Money program, we have developed a conference that will offer resources and systems that will help women with their finances for today and tomorrow.

Start: 10:00 am
End: 4:00 pm

Saturday, March 31st 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Logan Square Library
3030 W. Fullerton Av.
For more information and to register click here

Can't seem to take a decent selfie? Don't suffer in silence, wishing to join in on social media or get a passport, only to be held back by a photo that looks like a mugshot. We're going to take at least twenty photos of you in several tried-and-tested poses by the instagram experts, so that you walk away with at least three great photos. Using my iPhone. In twenty minutes. And for free!

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04 / 4
Start: 6:00 pm
End: 7:00 pm

Wednesday, April 4th 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
14th District
2150 N. California Av.
312-744-1261
caps014district@chicago.org

The 14th District Court Advocacy Subcommittee consists of district residents, community groups, members of the business community and Chicago Police Officers. Through the court advocacy program we are able to identify court cases that negatively affect the community. We attend court as a team to let crime victims know that the are not alone.

All members must undergo a name check and background clearance.

Together, Let's Take a Stand Against Crime!

04 / 5
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04 / 9
Start: 11:30 am
End: 1:30 pm

Monday, April 9th 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Logan Square Library
3030 W. Fullerton Av.
Free event, you may bring your own lunch

We have an awesome structured networking forum!
Business building skills & progressing networking are presented.
Leads, Referrals & Power Partners
This allows everyone a chance for great connections.
Excellent transportation & free off street parking.

Our sponsors: Logan Square Chamber of Commerce, Logan Square Library & Networking With Bernie

Registration is not necessary, just show up for a wonderful event

04 / 10
04 / 11
Start: 9:30 am
End: 11:30 am

Wednesday, April 11th 9:30 am – 11:30 am
US Small Business Administration
500 W. Madison St., Suite 1150
For more information click here

The Historically Underutilized Business Zone Program (HUBZone) stimulates economic development and creates jobs in urban and rural communities by providing Federal contracting assistance to small businesses.
The SBA Illinois District Office will conduct a presentation covering registration in the System for Award Management (SAM) and the HUBZone Program

Start: 6:30 pm
End: 7:30 pm

Wednesday, April 11th 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Humboldt Park Library
1605 N. Troy

For more information call the CAPS Office at 312-744-1261

04 / 12
Start: 12:00 pm
End: 1:30 pm

Thursday, April 12th 12:00 am - 1:30 pm
Daley Center
50 W. Washington St.
Courtroom 2005 20th Floor
To register contact The Circuit Court of Cook County Elder Justice Center 312-603-9233

Topics to include: City of Chicago Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance, conditions that create housing code violations and housing inspection process

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