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2651 Navy Boulevard
Glenview, IL 60026
847.904.7304

November 2019

Meet Mark Guerin

November 14 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Book Market, 2651 Navy Boulevard
Glenview, IL 60026
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You Can See More From Up Here is a coming-of-age tale about the illusion of privilege and the power of the past to inform and possibly heal the present. In 2004, when middle-aged Walker Maguire is called to the deathbed of his estranged father, his thoughts return to 1974. He’d worked that summer at the auto factory where his dad, an unhappily retired Air Force colonel, was employed as plant physician. Witness to a bloody fight falsely blamed on a…

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Meet Michael Antman

November 14 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Book Market, 2651 Navy Boulevard
Glenview, IL 60026
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His dreams are trying to tell him something. Everything Solid Has a Shadow is a novel about “one man’s soul-searching journey to unearth the mysteries of his past and his present (that) unfolds like a hauntingly beautiful dream from which you won’t want to wake,” (Randy Richardson, President, Chicago Writers Association.) This poetic story of dreams, deception, coming to terms with past mysteries and present traumas, and learning what love means is “deeply touching” (Philadelphia Inquirer), “emotionally satisfying” (Kirkus Reviews),…

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Meet Shepherd Siegel

November 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Book Market, 2651 Navy Boulevard
Glenview, IL 60026
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Disruptive Play: The Trickster in Politics and Culture connects knowledge from mythology, folklore, popular culture, art, politics, and play theory to make its case: that to be playful means not taking power seriously. At critical mass, power collapses and leaves us swimming about in the waters of the amoral Trickster. New values emerge and could lead to some version of the dystopia that currently drenches popular culture. Or, if people can discern between the authentic contact and exhilaration of play, and…

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Pam Kaplan and Pet Loss Grief

November 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Book Market, 2651 Navy Boulevard
Glenview, IL 60026
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Struggling with heartbreaking grief over the loss of your beloved pet? You’re not alone. In fact, many people feel lost, alone and out of place when surrounded by people who just don’t understand “why you aren’t getting over it.” In Tails of Unconditional Love, you will discover how to heal the pet parent heart: Understand the meaning and organic normalness of your griefA validation of your right to grieve your pet. It wasn’t just a dog or cat, this was…

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Every Christmas Story Ever Told

November 29 @ 10:00 pm - 11:45 pm
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One event on November 29, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on December 6, 2019 at 10:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on December 13, 2019 at 10:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on November 30, 2019 at 7:30 pm

The Book Market, 2651 Navy Boulevard
Glenview, IL 60026
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Join the talented actors of The Promenade Players for Every Christmas Story Ever Told. Instead of performing Charles Dickens' beloved holiday classic for the umpteenth time, three actors decide to perform every Christmas story ever told -- plus Christmas traditions from around the world, seasonal icons from ancient times to topical pop-culture, and every carol ever sung. A madcap romp through the holiday season! Directed by: Mike WalshFeaturing: Jacob Fjare, Kathy Martin, and Chuck Quinn III

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Every Christmas Story Ever Told

November 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
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One event on November 29, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on December 6, 2019 at 10:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on December 13, 2019 at 10:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on November 30, 2019 at 7:30 pm

The Book Market, 2651 Navy Boulevard
Glenview, IL 60026
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Join the talented actors of The Promenade Players for Every Christmas Story Ever Told. Instead of performing Charles Dickens' beloved holiday classic for the umpteenth time, three actors decide to perform every Christmas story ever told -- plus Christmas traditions from around the world, seasonal icons from ancient times to topical pop-culture, and every carol ever sung. A madcap romp through the holiday season! Directed by: Mike WalshFeaturing: Jacob Fjare, Kathy Martin, and Chuck Quinn III

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December 2019

Every Christmas Story Ever Told

December 6 @ 10:00 pm - 11:45 pm
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One event on November 29, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on December 6, 2019 at 10:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on December 13, 2019 at 10:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on November 30, 2019 at 7:30 pm

The Book Market, 2651 Navy Boulevard
Glenview, IL 60026
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Join the talented actors of The Promenade Players for Every Christmas Story Ever Told. Instead of performing Charles Dickens' beloved holiday classic for the umpteenth time, three actors decide to perform every Christmas story ever told -- plus Christmas traditions from around the world, seasonal icons from ancient times to topical pop-culture, and every carol ever sung. A madcap romp through the holiday season! Directed by: Mike WalshFeaturing: Jacob Fjare, Kathy Martin, and Chuck Quinn III

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Every Christmas Story Ever Told

December 7 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
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One event on November 29, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on December 6, 2019 at 10:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on December 13, 2019 at 10:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on November 30, 2019 at 7:30 pm

The Book Market, 2651 Navy Boulevard
Glenview, IL 60026
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Join the talented actors of The Promenade Players for Every Christmas Story Ever Told. Instead of performing Charles Dickens' beloved holiday classic for the umpteenth time, three actors decide to perform every Christmas story ever told -- plus Christmas traditions from around the world, seasonal icons from ancient times to topical pop-culture, and every carol ever sung. A madcap romp through the holiday season! Directed by: Mike WalshFeaturing: Jacob Fjare, Kathy Martin, and Chuck Quinn III

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Every Christmas Story Ever Told

December 13 @ 10:00 pm - 11:45 pm
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One event on November 29, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on December 6, 2019 at 10:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on December 13, 2019 at 10:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on November 30, 2019 at 7:30 pm

The Book Market, 2651 Navy Boulevard
Glenview, IL 60026
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Join the talented actors of The Promenade Players for Every Christmas Story Ever Told. Instead of performing Charles Dickens' beloved holiday classic for the umpteenth time, three actors decide to perform every Christmas story ever told -- plus Christmas traditions from around the world, seasonal icons from ancient times to topical pop-culture, and every carol ever sung. A madcap romp through the holiday season! Directed by: Mike WalshFeaturing: Jacob Fjare, Kathy Martin, and Chuck Quinn III

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Every Christmas Story Ever Told

December 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on November 29, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on December 6, 2019 at 10:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on December 13, 2019 at 10:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on November 30, 2019 at 7:30 pm

The Book Market, 2651 Navy Boulevard
Glenview, IL 60026
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Join the talented actors of The Promenade Players for Every Christmas Story Ever Told. Instead of performing Charles Dickens' beloved holiday classic for the umpteenth time, three actors decide to perform every Christmas story ever told -- plus Christmas traditions from around the world, seasonal icons from ancient times to topical pop-culture, and every carol ever sung. A madcap romp through the holiday season! Directed by: Mike WalshFeaturing: Jacob Fjare, Kathy Martin, and Chuck Quinn III

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Mystery Thriller Author Bill Rapp

December 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Book Market, 2651 Navy Boulevard
Glenview, IL 60026
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In The Budapest Escape, CIA officer Karl Baier has been running a highly-placed source in the Communist Party and Hungarian government from his post in Vienna for over a year. When he receives a warning that is source is in danger, Baier knows he will have to return to Budapest to find and rescue his agent if he is even alive. Despite resistance from CIA Headquarters in Washington, Baier and a colleague will have to locate the Hungarian agent, overcome…

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