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Life is probably not the social gathering we hoped for, but while we’re here, we could dance? ~ Anonymous

Might 11, 2019, Saturday, Eight:00 PM
Sensible Museum of Artwork
Kepla & Deforrest Brown Jr Efficiency
773-702-0200
[email protected]

Might 11, Saturday
Steppenwolf Theatre Company
Steppenwolf Annual Gala
Dinner and leisure celebrating its prized Ensemble and group outreach
Rockwell on the River
312-654-5632
steppenwolf.org

Might 16, 2019, Thursday, 6:00 PM
The Lady’s Board of Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Chicago Antiques + Art + Design Present Opening Social gathering
Chicago Merchandise Mart, seventh flooring
Profit, Celebration, VIP Lecture & Reception
The Lady’s Board of Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Carol Cheng
312-926-9138
[email protected]

Might 17, 18, 19 Friday, Saturday, Sunday 11 AM
Dolphin Promotions
Chicago Antiques + Art + Design Show
Chicago Merchandise Mart, 7th flooring
That includes over 75 premier nationwide and international exhibitors presenting high-quality vintage furnishings, decorative and superb arts.
Tickets: www.chicagoantiquesartdesign.com
[email protected]

Might 17, 2019, Friday, 11:00 AM
The Service Membership of Chicago
A Royal Garden Social gathering
The Drake Lodge
Reception, Luncheon
312.220.9600
[email protected]

Might 17, 2019, Friday, 11:30 AM
United Means of Metro Chicago
2019 Stronger Neighborhoods Awards Luncheon
Marriott Marquis Chicago, 2121 South Prairie Avenue
Receptiom, Luncheon, Award Ceremony
Molly McDonald
PJH & Associates
312-553-2000

Might 18, 2019, Saturday, 2 PM
Subject Museum
Subject on the Movie: A Bug’s Life
Wilmette Theatre, 1122 Central Ave, Wilmette
Lecture, Movie Screening
312.922.941
[email protected]

Might 19, 2019, Monday, 2:00 PM
Mercury Public Affairs on Behalf of Embassy of TurkeyGülsin Onay in Concert at Roosevelt College
Ganz Hall, Roosevelt College, 430 S Michigan Ave.
(312) 341-3500
[email protected]

Might 20, 2019, Monday, 5:30 PM

League of Chicago Theatres

Gala honoring Mike Nussbaum

Cocktails, Dinner, Entertainment,  Awards, Lifetime Achievement to Mike Nussbaum

The Palmer Home Hilton

312-554-9800

Might 20, 2019, Monday, 6:00 PM
The Music Institute of Chicago
2019 Anniversary Gala
4 Seasons Lodge, 120 East Delaware
Reception, Awards Presentation,  Dinner
Jennifer Breslin
PJH & Associates
312-553-2000
https://www.musicinst.org/anniversary-gala

Might 21, 2019, Tuesday
Misericordia Coronary heart of Mercy
Siblings Affiliation presents The Artist in All
Silent Auction That includes Art by Residents
The Artwork Institute of Chicago Youngsters’s Wing
[email protected]

Might 21, 2019, Tuesday, 5:30 PM
Chicago History Museum
Spark: Igniting The Ardour For Historical past
Chicago History Museum, 1601 N. Clark St.
Reception, Awards ceremony
312-799-2110
chicagohistory.org/occasions/spark

Might 22, 2019,  Wednesday, 11: 00 AM

Alliance Francaise

“Symposium: Les Dames Extraordinaires: Passion and the Art in the lives of three Parisennes”:

Sarah Bernhardt: The Artwork of High Drama

Alliance Francaise, 810 North Dearborn

Espresso, Lecture, Luncheon for Patrons, Grand Patrons and Their Friends

Conery Hoffman

312-337-1070

Might 22, 2019, Wednesday, 5:30-8:30 PM
Gold Coast Neighbors
Toast to the Coast, Spring 2019 Fundraiser
The Casino, 195 E. Delaware Pl.
Cocktails, Appetizers, Stay Comedy, Stay Auction
773-510-7327

Might 23, 2019, Thursday 11:30 AM
Youngsters’s Residence & Help
Champions for Youngsters Luncheon
Honoring Corporate Companion of the Yr BMO Harris Bank
The Hilton Chicago Grand Ballroom
312-424-6807
[email protected]andaid.org

Might 26, Sunday, by means of Sept 8 2019
Artwork Institute of Chicago
Manet and Trendy Magnificence
Regenstein Corridor
First AIC exhibition devoted solely to   Édouard Manet in over 50 years.
312-443-3600

Might 30, 2019, Thursday, 6:00 PM
Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
Spark!
Four Seasons Chicago
Reception, Immersive Experience, Dinner, Dessert & After-Get together
Briana Wagner
PJH & Associates
312-553-2000
[email protected]

Might 30, 2019, Thursday, 6:00 PM
Free Spirit Media
Focus Celebration
The Ivy House, Tree House Studios
Open bar, outstanding food & program
freespiritmedia.org/focus

Hear no evil, converse no evil, and you gained’t be invited to cocktail events. -Oscar Wilde

JUNE 2019

June 1, Saturday, 12:00-3:00 PM
Shiny Guarantees Basis
Elevating Youth Voices Nonprofit Truthful
Conaway Middle, Columbia School – 1104 S Wabash
20 local nonprofits; over 100 youth leaders; interactive shows,
youth performances, music, artwork, meals, and more.
Katherine Dreher Korey
Brilliant Promises Foundation
312-704-8260
[email protected]

June 4, 2019, Tuesday, 5:00 PM
The Village Chicago
10th Anniversary Benefit
Holtschneider Efficiency Middle (DePaul Faculty of Music), 2330 N Halsted
Reception, Program, and Efficiency (that includes Rachel Barton Pine)
Darcy Evon, CEO
773-248-8700
[email protected]

June 5, 2019, Wednesday 11:00 AM

Alliance Francaise

“Symposium: Les Dames Extraordinaires:Passion and the Art in the lives of three Parisennes”:

Larger than Gatsby: Mona Bismarck

Alliance Francaise, 810 North Dearborn

Coffee, Lecture, Luncheon for Patrons, Grand Patrons and Their Friends

Conery Hoffman

312-337-1070

June 6, 2019, Thursday, 5:30 PM
UCAN
20th Annual Youth Management Awards Dinner
4 Seasons Chicago, 120 East Delaware Place
Awards Ceremony, Reception, Dinner
Kristin Meyer
PJH & Associates
312-553-2000
[email protected]

June 7, 2019, Friday, 6:30 PM
Lady’s Board, Boys & Women Clubs of Chicago
Lady’s Board Summer time Ball Gala
Hilton Chicago
Cocktails, Formal Program, Silent Public sale, Dinner, Public sale, & Dancing
Madeline Schimeck,
[email protected]
312-235-8000

June Eight, 2019, Saturday, 1:00 PM
Sensible Museum of Art
Household Day: Tees ‘N’ Totes
Artwork Making
312-738-1503
[email protected]

June Eight and June 9, Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 am
Previous City Artwork Truthful
Artwork Works for Sale, Backyard Walk, Reside Music, Food Courtroom, Youngsters’s Corner
Previous City Triangle Historic District
oldtownartfair.org

June 10, 2019, Monday, 6:15 PM
Chicago Shakespeare Theater
Chicago Shakespeare Theater’s Gala 2019
Chicago Shakespeare Theater, 800 East Grand Avenue,
Reception, Dinner, Award Ceremony, Performance
Courtney Galassini
PJH & Associates
312-553-2000
[email protected]

June 11, 2019, Tuesday, 6 PM
Chicagoland Habitat for Humanity
Habitat Hero Award Dinner
Four Seasons Lodge, 120 East Delaware Place
Reception, Dinner, Award Ceremony
Jennifer Breslin
PJH & Associates
312-553-2000

June 12, 2019, Wednesday, 6:00 PM
Gilda’s Membership
Gilda’s Membership Awards Dinner
4 Season HotelReception, Dinner
pjhchicago.com/event/gildasclub

June 14, 2019, Friday, 7:30 PM
Auditorium Theatre
The Devil’s Ball
Auditorium Theatre
Drinks, Dancing, Mild Bites, Wine Raffle, Silent Public sale, Tours
To Profit Auditorium Theatre Restoration and Preservation
Auditoriumtheatre.org

June 21 2019, Friday, 6:30 PM
Chicago Botanic Garden
Summer time Dinner Dance
Chicago Botanic Garden
Dinner, Dancing Underneath a Tent
847-835-5440
chicagobotanic.org

June 21, 2019, Friday, 11:30 AM
The Civic Federation
Annual Civic Awards Luncheon
Palmer House Hilton Chicago, 17 East Monroe
Reception, Luncheon, Program
Briana Wagner
PJH & Associates
312-553-2000
[email protected]

June 26, 2019, Wednesday,  6:00 PM
Rush University Medical Middle
Street House Program Profit 2019
4 Seasons Lodge Chicago,120 East Delaware Place
Reception, Dinner, Program
Rina Tsang
PJH & Associates312-553-2000
[email protected]

I like giant parties. They’re so intimate. At small parties there isn’t any privacy. – F. Scott Fitzgerald

JULY 2019

July 12, Friday, 6:30 PM
The Ladies’s Board of the Lincoln Park Zoo
The Zoo Ball
Reception, Viewing of Favourite Creatures, Candlelit Dining Dancing
312-742-2000
lpzooball.org

July 12, 2019, Friday
The Norton Museum Of Art, West Palm Seashore
Opening Exhibit, Film Posters from the Dwight Cleveland Collection
1450 S. Dixie Freeway, West Palm Seashore
The Norton Museum of Artwork
561-832-3541

July 14 2019, Sunday
The Ravinia Ladies’s Board
Annual Gala Benefit Night
Reception, Dinner, Performance by Jennifer Hudson, Chicago Symphony Orchestra
847-266-5045
ravinia.org

July 18, Thursday, 6:00 PM
PAWS Chicago
Paws Seashore Celebration
Pet Pleasant Gala, Buffet Dinner, Including One for Pets Solely, Dancing on Deck
Castaways Seashore Yacht
773-843-4887
pawschicago.org/beachparty

All of the things I really love to do are both immoral, illegal or fattening.-Alexander Woollcott

AUGUST 2019

August fifth, 2019, Monday, 11:00 AM
The Service Club of Chicago
Day on the Terrace
The Peninsula Chicago
Reception, Runway Trend Present, Luncheon
312.220.9600
[email protected]

August 12, 2019, Monday, 11:00 AM
Massive Shoulders Fund
Golf Classic
Olympia Fields Nation Membership
8:30 AM Verify-in, 10:30 Welcome, 11:00 Shotgun, 5:00 Cocktails, Dinner, Program
312-751-3850
[email protected]

August 17, 2019, Saturday, 6 PM
Dance for Life
Dance for Life
Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Ida B. Wells Dr.
Efficiency Adopted  By
Hilton Chicago Grand Ballroom, 720 S. Michigan Ave.
Gala Reception, Summer time Bites Immediately Following Efficiency
312.341.2300
http://chicagodancersunited.org/

All the time do sober what you stated you’d do drunk. That may train you to maintain your mouth shut. -Ernest Hemingway

SEPTEMBER 2019

September 6, 2019, Friday, 5:00 PM
Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
Art in Motion
Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
Molly Rinehart
312-238-6209
[email protected]

September 6, 2019, Friday, 6:30 PM
The Lady’s Board of Rush College Medical Middle
Vibrant Futures Fall Profit,
Theater on the Lake 2401 N. Lake Shore Drive
Benefit, Celebration
Whitley Bouma Herbert
312-560-4490
[email protected]

September 7, 2019, Saturday
The Richard H. Driehaus Museum
Eter]nal Mild: Stained-Glass Home windows of Louis Comfort Tiffany
The Richard H. Driehaus Museum, 40 East Erie St., Chicago
312-482-8933

September 27, 2019, Friday 6:30 PM
Huge Shoulders Fund
Huge Shoulders Fund Ball
Location TBD
VIP Reception, Essential Occasion, Program
Amelia Drozda
312-751-3850
[email protected]

Anything can happen, nevertheless it often doesn’t. -Robert Benchley

OCTOBER 2019

October 3, 2019, Thursday, 7:00 PM
Giordano Dance Chicago
Dancing with the Giordano Stars
Park West
Voting for Professional Dancers & Excessive Profile Companions
Giordano Dance Chicago
312-922-1332
giordanodance.org

October 3, 2019
Gary Comer Youth Middle
Gary Comer Youth Middle “Redefine Possible” Luncheon
University Club
Luncheon
Ashley Pabst, AM Consultants Group
847.922.0144
[email protected]
Tickets: www.garycomeryouthcenter.org

October 5, 2019, Saturday
Victory Gardens
Victory Gardens Chicago Stories Gala
Four Seasons Lodge
Performances Brief Plays by Superstar Authors
773-328-2131
victorygardens.org

October 8, 2019, Tuesday
Joffrey Ballet
Joffrey Ballet Fall Luncheon
Hilton Chicago
Reception, Luncheon, Intimate Dialog
Inventive Group of Joffrey Ballet
312-386-8911
joffrey.org/luncheon

October 15, Tuesday, 5:30-8:30 PM
Brilliant Promises Foundation
150th Anniversary Awards
Chicago Cultural Middle, Preston Bradley Corridor
Cocktail reception, awards presentation,
stay music, youth performances.
Katherine Dreher Korey
Shiny Guarantees Foundation
312-704-8260
[email protected]

October 24, Thursday, 6:30 PM
Nationwide Kidney Foundation of Illinois
Present of Life Gala
The Drake Lodge
Reception, Dinner, Dancing
Nationwide Kidney Foundation of Illinois
312-321-1500
nkfi.org/gift-of-life-gala

October 25, Friday, 11:30
Lynn Sage Most cancers Research
Fall Annual Movie star Luncheon
Featuring Purse-Sue the Remedy Silent Public sale of Designer Handbags
The Hilton Chicago
312-926-7133
lynnsage.org

October, 2019
Harold E. Eisenberg Basis
Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation 21st Annual Dinner
College Membership
Dinner, Fundraiser
Ashley Pabst, AM Consultants Group
847-922-0144
[email protected]

All of the errors I ever made have been once I needed to say ‘No’ and stated ‘Yes’.  –Moss Hart

NOVEMBER 2019

November 1, Friday, 6:00PM
The Service Membership of Chicago
Annual Gala
Four Seasons Lodge
Reception, Silent Public sale, Dinner, Dancing, Reside Auction
312-220-9600
[email protected]

November Eight, 2019, Friday
International Ladies Associates
2019 Lady Extraordinaire Award: To Amy Maglio
The Commonplace Membership, 320 South Plymouth Courtroom
Luncheon, Award Ceremony
Pilaar Pantoja
312-263-1421
[email protected]

November 9, 2019, Saturday, 6:30 PM
College of Chicago Cancer Research Ladies’s Board
53 st Annual BREAKTHROUGH BALL
Reception, Dinner, Dancing, Auction
Four Seasons Lodge
Erin Peck
773-834-1899
www.cancerboard.org

One tequila, two tequila, three tequila, flooring.  ~ George Carlin

DECEMBER 2019

December 4, 2019, Wednesday, 10:00 AM
The Service Club of Chicago
Holiday Luncheon
The University Club of Chicago – Cathedral Corridor
Reception, Holiday Buying, Luncheon
312-220-9600
[email protected]

December 6, 2019, Friday, 6:30 PM
Lady’s Board, Chicago Botanic Society
All Aboard
Chicago Botanic Garden
Reception, Dinner
847-835-5440
chicagobotanic.org

Someone stated that life is a celebration. You join in after it’s started and depart earlier than it’s finished. ~ Elsa Maxwell

_______________2020_______________

Might 21, 2020, Thursday, 6:00 PM
Massive Shoulders Fund
Humanitarian Award Dinner
Location TBD
Cocktails, Dinner, Program
Amelia Drozda
312-751-3850
[email protected]

At each celebration there are two sorts of people – those that need to go house and people who don’t. The difficulty is, they are often married to one another. ~ Ann Landers

_____________CURRENT____________

Artwork Institute of Chicago
By means of June 9, 2019
Rembrandt Portraits
312-443-3600

Subject Museum of Natural Historical past
By way of January 5, 2020
Brewing Up Chicago
312-922-9410

Museum of Modern Art
By way of Might 12, 2019
Groundings
312-280-2660

National Museum of Mexican Art
By means of October 13, 2019
Abyss: Rocío Caballero Exhibition Torres Gallery
312-738-1503
[email protected]

Richard H. Driehaus Museum
Via September 29, 2019
A Story of At this time: Yinka Shonibare CBE
312-482-8933

_____________NOT QUITE THERE____________

Nothing risque, nothing gained. -Alexander Woollcott

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Should you obey all the principles you miss all the enjoyable. ~ Katharine Hepburn

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