Don’t Miss the Colorful Blooms at the Chicago Flower & Garden Show

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When an exhibit of prized fruits and vegetables opened in 1847, no one knew that it would turn into one of the city’s most popular annual events. It is now known as the Chicago Flower & Garden Show, and whether guests grow flowers and herbs in their kitchen or backyard, it is where everyone can discover […]

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Faust at the Chicago Lyric Opera (March 3rd-21st)

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A romantic evening at the Chicago Lyric Opera awaits you only a few minutes from our beautiful community at 215 West. Faust at the Chicago Lyric Opera  The Chicago Lyric Opera will present a limited engagement of Faust by Charles Gounod. The dark, dramatic opera tells the story of Dr. Johan Faust, a philosopher, astronomer, and alchemist. Faust becomes obsessed […]

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The Chicago Botanic Garden Welcomes Visitors Year-Round

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An easy drive from 215 West Apartments is a spectacular 385-acre living plant museum. We are talking about the Chicago Botanic Garden, and it welcomes visitors year-round. It opened more than forty years ago and has since grown into one of the greatest museums of its type in the world. Highlights include: The Esplanade Designed by […]

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