CHICAGO EVENTS FOR TUESDAY, JUNE 8: DAVID SEDARIS, HAIR, FREE BREAKFAST AT SUBWAY, FARMERS MARKETS AND MORE.

 CHICAGO EVENTS FOR TUESDAY, JUNE 8: DAVID SEDARIS, HAIR, FREE BREAKFAST AT SUBWAY, FARMERS MARKETS AND MORE.
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Chicago’s Swedish American Museum’s new exhibition.

FREE BREAKFAST AT SUBWAY.
Start your day with a free Breakfast Melt at Chicago and NW Indiana restaurants. 7a.m. to 11a.m.

FARMERS MARKETS.

Federal Plaza.
The Federal Plaza Farmers Market takes place today with a huge selection of fresh fruits, vegetables, plants, flowers, cheeses, baked goods and more on the plaza. 50 W. Washington. 7a.m. to 3.m.

MCA.
The Museum of Contemporary Art kicks off the first in its summer schedule of Farmers Markets on it plaza. Vendors at the European-style open-air market offer a colorful variety of fresh fruit and vegetables along with cut and potted flowers, baked goods, cheeses, spices and more. 7a.m. to 3p.m. Through October 26.

More at the MCA.
Tuesdays are free at the Museum, so you if you have the time take a leisurely stroll through the exhibitions and stay for Tuesdays on the Terrace (5p.m. to 8p.m.).

SECOND TUESDAYS FREE.
The Swedish American Museum in Andersonville is free on the second Tuesday of every month.  Stop by the Museum and take a look at their just opened exhibit, 17 Swedish Designers, celebrating Swedish innovative design and female designers. While in the area, take time to stop by the many unique shops along Clark St. 10a.m. to 4p.m., 5211 N. Clark,

DAVID SEDARIS AT STEPPENWOLF.

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David Sedaris.

With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s pre-eminent humor writers.  The best-selling author and NPR humorist will be reading selections from his soon-to-be released book “Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk: A Modest Bestiay,” due out in October, for eight performances starting tonight at Stepppenwolf Theatre.  His performances will be followed by a Q & A session and book/CD signing. Although tickets are mostly sold out for the eight Sedaris performances, there are some scattered seats and the possibility of last minute cancellations so don’t give up. Tickets, $35, Steppenwolf Theatre, Upstairs, 1650 N. Halsted, 312 335 1650. Through June 13.

Just announced.
HAIR IS COMING TO CHICAGO.
CHICAGO (June 7, 2010) — Broadway In Chicago is thrilled to announce the 2009 Tony Award Winning Musical Revival HAIR: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical, is coming to Chicago for a limited engagement March 8-20, 2011.  Group tickets (15+) are available now by calling 312-977-1710.  Public on sale and additional information will be announced at a later date.

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