Jackson Park chosen as home to Obama Presidential Center
Hyde Park Herald reports: Jackson Park will be home to the Obama Presidential Center, according to reports from the Chicago Tribune and the Chicago Sun-Times. The 500-acre park, located at 6401 S. Stony Island Ave., apparently won out over the alternative site of Washington Park. Since its decision to house the Obama Presidential Center on Chicago’s South Side, in May 2015, the Obama Foundation has been conspicuously mute on which of the two sites the center would occupy. The Foundation has not issued a formal statement on the selection of the Center’s site. READ MORE
HPCC 1st Thursday Networking Session
Summer Sunday Concert Series
Free Admission | Open Lawn Seating | Bring your own chairs
|17||Koku Gonza||Reggae / Soul|
|31||Sarah Marie Young||Jazz / Funk / Soul|
|7||McDowell Brothers||R & B|
|21||Dave Herrero||Rock / Blues|
|4||Justin Howl||Folk / Blues|
|11||Serafia||R & B / Soul|
Book Signing at Kilimanjaro International, Inc.
1305 E. 53rd St. From 2-5pm, on Kimbark & 53rd - Downtown Hyde Park
For info, please call (773) 324-4860/968-1983 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Light refreshments will be served. All sales of the proceeds from the book will benefit the Healing Center Project in Ghana, Africa. Donations are greatly appreciated!