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Presented by Shore Line Flutes

The Art of the Flute

A concert of works for flute quartet by Bach, Dubois, Bozza, Ibert and more. Sunday, February 25: 2:00pm - 3:00pm Register

Power Employment Workshop

Sneaky Strategies to Land your job in 90 days

Illinois workNet Center speakers share what’s working and what’s not in today’s job market. Monday, February 26: 9:30am - 3:00pm Register

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Nearly five years into his papacy, Pope Francis evokes many adjectives. Right off the top, I offer three:  prolific. compassionate. humble. This remarkable human being has contributed mightily to the world of publishing. More on “Pope Francis”"

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