Posted on: August 23, 2017

Quarry Tour Tickets Sold Out

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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


Sunday, November 5, 2015 

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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