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Windy City Times 2018-05-23
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WEDNESDAY SPECIALS
Progress BarProgress Bar
The Progressive Music Series DJ Adam Black of Front 312

Roscoe'sRoscoe's
$12 Bacardi RazzBerry Lemonade Pitchers $12 Absolut Long Island Pitchers $5 Bacardi Bombs $2.50 Miller Lite Drafts

MinibarMinibar
PUMPED $100 Bottles of 42 Below Vodka $5 42 Below Cocktails ?$30 Bottles of Cava

DS Tequila CompanyDS Tequila Company
Team Trivia: Win Prizes! Sign up at 8pm

Broadway Youth CenterBroadway Youth Center
6PM-8PM: TYRA, A group for transgender and questioning youth to hang out, gain support from peers, and to get informed.

JackhammerJackhammer
DESTINATION DJ. 3rd Wednesday of every month. $8 cover, $1 well drinks.

Club KraveClub Krave
Dollar Drink Nights $1 Drafts Wells & House Shots

AtmosphereAtmosphere
Q & A Trivia from 8pm to 10pm * Prizes for winners! * $3.50 Miller Lite and Bud Light drafts

Charlie'sCharlie's
$2 Miller Lites, $3 Skyy cocktails

Elixir LoungeElixir Lounge
Humpday: 1/2 price bottles of wine

Crew Bar and GrllCrew Bar and Grll
$1 off any canned beer $4 Smirnoff Blueberry Lemonade

Baton Show LoungeBaton Show Lounge
Shows at 8:30pm, 10:30pm and 12:30am.

Center on HalstedCenter on Halsted
GenderQueer Chicago Express your Gender 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The CallThe Call
$7 SKYY Vodka & $8 ABSOLUT Vodka Martinis & Cosmos

Estelle'sEstelle's
$6 for 3 Tacos $3 Pacifico Bottles $4 Jose Cuervo Shots

Hamburger Mary'sHamburger Mary's
Wild Wednesday - Mary's "Special Tease" cocktail pints are $2 off all day on Wednesdays (downstairs only).

ManeuversManeuvers
$3 Well

SidetrackSidetrack
Push Play 8pm-2am - Monthly parties including Woof Wednesday, All Things Beyoncé, Sync It! and more

The SoFo TapThe SoFo Tap
$4 Fireball Shots

Big ChicksBig Chicks
STEWPENDOUS Trivia 8-10pm, $1 off all craft beers, $2 off pitchers (excluding Pumking),$5 Humpday Highball feat. Makers Mark

Mary's AtticMary's Attic
$3 domestic bottles and well cocktails (featuring UV vodka and Cruzan rum), Mary-Oke Night

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper ClubKit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
Half priced cocktails and martinis * Buy one get one free entrees

HydrateHydrate
Honeys on Halsted Revue, hosted by Kenya Black Dupree and Mimi Marks, feat. Kinley Preston and Monica Beverly Hillz $5 Stoli flavors, $4 Bud Light and Corona, $3 Cold Spell shots DJ Laura B

Lucky Horseshoe LoungeLucky Horseshoe Lounge
Oh Hot Damn, This is my Jam! ( Its a flashback baby)

Davenport's Piano Bar CabaretDavenport's Piano Bar Cabaret
$5 Miller Lite & Shot Combo Live Music from 8-11pm

Phoenix Bar   (Hunter's) Phoenix Bar (Hunter's)
$4 Sky Vodka any flavor

Farraguts on ClarkFarraguts on Clark
$2 Domestic Bottles

CellblockCellblock
FLIGHTS OF FANCY design your own three beer bucket for two $10 - Wii Contest Night

Club EscapeClub Escape
Male and Female Entertainers Show & Dance Party

The GlenwoodThe Glenwood
Karaoke w/Creagh 9pm-1am

Bobby Love'sBobby Love's
$5 Svedka Vodka Martinis

Shakers On Clark (Formerly 3160)Shakers On Clark (Formerly 3160)
$4 Well Drinks, $3 Corona Bottles

BerlinBerlin
1st Wed.: Trannikas Most Wanted at 10:30pm with DJ Adam EL 3rd Wed.: Love Machine: United Under The Groove with DJ Josh Maggio & hostess Toyota Corona Last Wed.: Bittersweet: Shoegaze, goth, post-punk, new wave & more $3 Berlin Bombs (now with Absolut

Scot'sScot's
$6.00 (+ $1.50 high-end) Cosmos

The ClosetThe Closet
$3 Well $3.50 Pints of Miller Lite $3.50 Shock Tops

Spyners PubSpyners Pub
$3.50 Goose Island 312

InnexileInnexile
BLUE MOON PINTS WITH A SLICE OF ORANGE - $3.00

Scarlet BarScarlet Bar
Study Break DJ Scotty T $3 Miller Lite $5 Vodka Redbull $4 Three Olives Dude Bomb


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Wednesday February 14th

Chapbook Release Party: Reasons for Smoking by Xandria Phillips
7:30pm

The release of the new chapbook, Reasons for Smoking, by poet (and Women & Children First bookseller) Xandria Phillips. Reasons for Smoking is the winner of the the Seattle Review's 2016 Chapbook contest, which was judged by Claudia Rankine. Rankine said of Phillips' work, "The poems in Reasons for Smoking articulate how living, touching, noticing, speaking, and remembering are necessary and subversive acts." For this event, Xandria will be joined by Chekwube Danladi. Xandria Phillips is a poet who hails from rural Ohio but currently lives in Chicago. Xandria received her BA from Oberlin College, where she studied creative writing and Africana Studies. She has received fellowships from Cave Canem and Callaloo. Xandria's poetry is present or forthcoming in Callaloo, Transition, Nepantla, and elsewhere. Chekwube O. Danladi was born in Lagos, Nigeria and raised in Washington DC and West Baltimore. Their chapbook, Take Me Back, was recently included as part of the New-Generation African Poets: Nne. They have received support from Callaloo, Kimbilio, the Vermont Studio Center, and Hedgebrook, and their work has been nominated for a Pushcart. They are currently at work on a novel about queers living in Abuja, Nigeria. They live in Urbana, Illinois.


Event Website

Women & Children First Bookstore
5233 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 769-9299
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