This week, Logan Square residents will be saying, “TGIW: Thank God It’s Wednesday!” There are quite a few events this week that fall on Hump Day. We at LoganSquarist hope you’ll attend our monthly Neighbor Meetup at Marble, but there are other great concerts and tasting events that will be awesome as well.
WHEN/WHERE: Wednesday, Nov. 19, 5:30 pm-8:30 pm; Katherine Anne Confections (@kachocolatier, 2745 W. Armitage Ave.)
Get a sweet preview of the December delicacies Katherine Anne Confections has to offer. At this special tasting, visitors will have the opportunity to sample all 21 of the December desserts. Come hungry for plum and green tea truffles, peppermint schnapps s’mores and an eggnog truffle. Cost: $25. Register here.
WHEN/WHERE: Wednesday, Nov. 19, 9 pm-11:45 pm; The Whistler (@WhistlerChicago, 2421 N. Milwaukee Ave.)
To start the evening off, Angela James will be DJing Brazilian music, but the main event is the premiere of her music video “Drink and Try Not To Cry.” Additional performers for the evening include Jordan Martins, Bill MacKay, Jason Stein and Ben Babbitt. Cost: Free.
WHEN/WHERE: Wednesday, Nov. 19, 7-9 pm; Marble, 3281 W. Armitage Ave.
Meet your favorite LoganSquarist writers, photographers and other staffers at Marble! Order a drink, and stay awhile. We’d love to get to know you. Cost: Free. Register here.
WHEN/WHERE: Saturday, Nov. 22, 10 am-3 pm; Minnekirken, 2616 N. Kedzie Blvd.
Do you enjoy tasting new foods? Well, Taste of Norway is the place for you! Stop by Minnekirken, the Norwegian Lutheran Church by the Square, and stock up on Norwegian sweaters, cookies, waffles and other traditionally Norwegian goods. Cost: Free.
WHEN/WHERE: Saturday, Nov. 22, 5 pm; City Lit Books (@citylit_books, 2523 N. Kedzie Ave.)
Local author Lisa Doyle will present her new book, Milked, to the Logan Square audience. Come for the reading, book signing and Q&A, but stay for the refreshments and cake. Cost: Free.