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Chicago Mayor Drops Plan to Sell Mural Worth Millions

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has dropped plans to sell a city-owned mural that could have raised millions of dollars for a major makeover at a library.

Registration for Winter Break Activities Open Now

WHAT: Mayor Emanuel’s Winter Adventure Passport and “Destination: Chicago,” a festival of doing and making for all ages

WHEN:  Activities— December 21- January 3

Destination: Chicago—Saturday, January 18, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

WHERE: Activities held at libraries, community organizations, park district centers and museums across the city;

Destination: Chicago to be held at DePaul University Downtown Campus, 1 E Jackson St., Lower Concourse

WHO: Chicago youth ages 4-24; Chicago City of Learning

We Welcome Parents, Educators and Community Mentors

YOUmedia at the Thurgood Marshall Library opens its doors to the parents, educators, and community leaders of the Auburn Gresham.