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Summerguide
Thursday, May 23, 2019 12:00 am

A preview of summer theatrical offerings

 Matilda Wormwood has been charming parents and children alike since Roald Dahl’s book, Matilda, was published in 1988.  The Hoogland Center for the Arts’ production, Matilda the Musical
Summerguide
Thursday, May 23, 2019 12:00 am
 From the walking bass of ska to the oompha of big brass bands, from 30-year-old heavy metal rockers to teenage pop boy bands and from Moscow to Wyoming, here’s a look of the music that’s com
Summerguide
Thursday, May 23, 2019 12:00 am
 MayMuseum After Hours - Prohibition May 24, 5-8pm Fri. The museum is turned into a speakeasy to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the ratification of the 18th Amendment (Prohibition). Illino
IT Picks
Thursday, May 16, 2019 12:00 am
 This summer the Springfield Park District will host a series of outdoor monthly movies.  Each movie will begin at dusk, or around 8 p.m.  All of the movies are family-friendly and free
IT Picks
Thursday, May 16, 2019 12:00 am
 The 1950s and 60s were a time when gay Americans faced an anti-gay legal system. Police raids on gay bars were usual and tensions between the two groups were already high in the early morning ho
IT Picks
Thursday, May 9, 2019 12:00 am
 The Illinois History Forum returns this year with discussions on topics ranging from war to college sports. Experts in their fields will lead each discussion, giving the audience opportunities t
IT Picks
Thursday, May 9, 2019 12:00 am
 An American musical and classic tale, 42nd Street tells the story of Peggy Sawyer, a talented young performer with stars in her eyes who gets her big break on Broadway.  Arriving
Capital City Parent
Thursday, May 9, 2019 12:00 am
 National Missing Children’s Awareness DayMay 11, 9am-2pm Sat. Color 2K run/walk. All ages. Individuals and teams. Bring your family for child ID kits administered by the Illinois State Police
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Thursday, May 2, 2019 12:00 am
 In 1919, Congress passed the 19th amendment which forbade states to deny the right to vote on the basis of sex and sent it to the states for ratification. Illinois was one of the first three sta

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