Chicago Transformed: World War I and the Windy City

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Date(s) - 10/22/2017
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Home of Ross and Aileen Wimer


Join us at a beautiful and historic home on Humboldt Ave., as author Joseph Gustaitis discusses how WWI profoundly transformed our nation, culture, and especially Chicago.  Mr. Gustaitis will explore wartime events and resulting movements such as the Great Migration, the spread of jazz and the first sexual revolution and how these ultimately helped shape Chicago during the war years and after.  Get a sneak preview of our upcoming exhibit, Winnetka Goes to War: 1917 to 1918.

When:   Sunday, October 22, 2017 – 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Where:  720 Humboldt Avenue
Cost:     $35 members/$40 non-members

Cocktails and heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Street parking available.

Chicago Transformed Ticket (non-member price)

Chicago Transformed Ticket (member price)