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The Taste of St. Gertrude Church – Franklin Park, IL.  Part Three

The Taste of St. Gertrude Church – Franklin Park, IL. Part Three

Delicious food from around the world, entertainment, games for children, music and raffles were all a part of the fun at the Taste of Saint Gertrude Church in Franklin Park.  Here are the final set of pictures that I took at the taste.  Make sure to pick up the latest issue of People and Places […]

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The Taste of St. Gertrude Church – Franklin Park, IL.  Part Two

The Taste of St. Gertrude Church – Franklin Park, IL. Part Two

Here are a few more photos that I took at The Taste of St. Gertrude Church in Franklin Park.  There was Polish Folk Dancers and traditional Mexican  Folkloric Dancers as well.  Not to mention very delicious foods from around the world.  

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The Taste of Saint Gertrude Church – Franklin Park, IL.  Part One

The Taste of Saint Gertrude Church – Franklin Park, IL. Part One

The weekend of August 18, 2018 through August 19, 2018 Saint Gertrude held their annual Taste of Saint Gertrude’s.  There was food from the United States, Italy, Mexico, Nigeria, Philippines and Poland.  There was various ethnic entertainment groups performing, children’s games and a raffle with proceeds going to help the church.  A good time was […]

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Live From The Apple Jam Stage

Live From The Apple Jam Stage

Here is a video that I created  from The Fest For Beatles Fans – Chicago 2018.  The video contains performances by Jay Goeppner, Pepperland Rockestra Strings, Daphne Browdy, Phil Angotti and Friends and Scott Erickson.

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Various Photos From The Fest for Beatles Fans – Chicago 2018

Various Photos From The Fest for Beatles Fans – Chicago 2018

Here are photos of Clar Monaco and The Sandalwood Sitar Group, Danny Donuts, Liverpool and a mock up of the bed-in for peace that John Lennon and Yoko Ono were involved in.  I took these photographs at The Fest for Beatles Fans – Chicago 2018 which was held at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in Rosemont, […]

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Apple Jam Stage at The Fest for Beatles Fans – Chicago 2018

Apple Jam Stage at The Fest for Beatles Fans – Chicago 2018

One of the  events that takes place at The Fest for Beatles Fans is The Apple Jam Stage which features various local bands as well as bands from across the continental U. S.  Here are a few pictures from The  Apple Jam Stage.    

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Beatle Records From Around The World

Beatle Records From Around The World

| October 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

At The Fest for Beatles Fans this past August there was an exhibit that featured Beatle Records from around the world.  Records from Japan, England, Italy, Spain, France and many other parts of the world were featured.  There were also picture discs and colored vinyl on display as well.  Here are a few photos from […]

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Beatles Memorabilia from The Fest for Beatles Fans – Chicago 2018

Beatles Memorabilia from The Fest for Beatles Fans – Chicago 2018

| October 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

On August 11, 2018 I attended The Fest for Beatles Fans at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in Rosemont, IL.  One of the hi-lites was the Beatles Memorabilia room.  Here are a few photos that I took.  

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The Fest for Beatles Fans – Chicago 2018 Art Contest

The Fest for Beatles Fans – Chicago 2018 Art Contest

| October 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Here are photos from the art contest that is held at The Fest For Beatles Fans.  This year the Fest was held the weekend of August 10 through August 12,  2018.  As always the Fest was held at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in Rosemont, IL. on River Road.

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The Museum of Science and Industry, A Chicago Treasure!

The Museum of Science and Industry, A Chicago Treasure!

| September 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Museum of Science and Industry is located in Chicago, Illinois, in Jackson Park, in the Hyde Park neighborhood between Lake Michigan and The University of Chicago. It is housed in the former Palace of Fine Arts from the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition. Initially endowed by Julius Rosenwald, the Sears, Roebuck and Company president and […]

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Take In The Amazing Museum of Science and Industry For A True Learning Experience

Take In The Amazing Museum of Science and Industry For A True Learning Experience

| September 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

For a great learning experience take your children to the Museum of Science and Industry.  You won’t be disappointed!  Here is a short video that I produced on my last visit to the museum.

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