Posted on: August 23, 2017

Quarry Tour Tickets Sold Out

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ELMHURST QUARRY TOUR

Take a behind-the-scenes tour of the Elmhurst Quarry Flood Control Facility, a site generally closed to the public. Tour participants will learn about the quarry’s history, visit various areas including private quarry platfor...

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Posted on: September 20, 2017

Learn about the Disco Invasion in Films of the '70s

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The Disco Invasion in Films of the ‘70s

Just as the British Invasion changed the pop music landscape in the 1960s, the Disco Invasion a decade later had an enormous impact on American culture, including the movie...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

"Disco Demolition" exhibit extended by popular demand

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It started as an off-beat baseball promotion called “Teen Night” designed to sell tickets at Comiskey Park and gain listeners for a fledgling FM radio station—until it devolved into one of the most infamous events in Chicago’s rich baseball history. &...

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