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November 12th, 7:00pm Smart, Gutsy Women in Winnetka’s History: Presentation by Holly Marihugh December 10th, 7:00pm Winnetkan, Marion Mahoney Griffin; A Gifted Architect in a Man’s World: Presentation by Jan Pavlovic
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