Posts tagged "Chicago Park District"

from the archives: Rose v. Williams

from the archives: Rose v. Williams
A couple of summers ago, I worked at an events where tennis and basketball matches between Venus Williams and Chicago’s Derrick Rose took place. Some of the children in the Chicago Park District day camps gathered near the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Grant Park. The children looked happy to see their heroes in person and... Read more »

Beach in the park

Beach in the park
A friend and I decided to go for a walk in the blistering heat and came upon a beach in the middle of the park. Who knew?! Not this Chicagoan. It turns out Humbolt Park has one and it was filled with people trying to cool off. For a second, the sounds and weather made... Read more »