• 04 Oct 2023
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway Ave, Chicago

    Please join the Chicago Art Deco Society for
    An Evening of Jazz
    Wednesday, October 4th from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
    The Green Mill
    4802 N Broadway Ave, Chicago

    Green Mill Small ImageThe Green Mill is readily accessible via public transportation
    Metered Parking available

    Joseph Gustaitis, author of the new book Jazz Age Chicago, The Crucible of Modern America, will offer insight on how our city (and the music made here) was jazzing up everything from sports to crime and art to architecture. He'll be accompanied by Paul Asaro, pianist, who specializes in a Chicago Style of early jazz

    Cocktail hour with live music starts at 5PM
    One drink minimum, please

    Copies of Jazz Age Chicago will be available to purchase for $20
    and can be autographed at the event

    Drinks are cash only.  Book purchase is cash or credit card

    This event is free
    with a suggested donation of $5
    CADS is a 501 (c)(3) organization and all contributions
    are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law

    Registration is required
    Please register at the CADS website
    Go to:

    Joseph GustaitusJoseph Gustaitis, Author
    Jazz Age Chicago Book CoverAvailable at
    Paul Asaro, Pianist

    Questions? Please email Kevin Palmer at 
    • 12 Oct 2023
    • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Heritage Auctions, 222 W. Hubbard St, Chicago

    The Chicago Art Deco Society is pleased to join
    Heritage Auctions
    at a
    Private Auction Preview
    Hosted exclusively for CADS members and guests

    Thursday, October 12, 2023
    Private reception at 5:30 PM
    Presentation from 6:15 PM to 7:30 PM

    Heritage Auctions
    222 W. Hubbard St, Chicago

    This is a free event, but you must register to attend

    Picture of art deco statuePicture of Lalique glassSamantha Robinson,
    Director of Decorative Arts
    & Design at Heritage Auctions,

    will host a gallery talk on Art Deco treasures, from rare Lalique and art glass to design objects, such as early 20th-century classic plastic radios on display in the River North gallery.

    An established presence in the decorative art and design world, Samantha has returned to her midwestern roots after spending five years at the Heritage Auctions Dallas headquarters. She is eager to meet CADS members, share her expertise, and learn more about our Chicago Art Deco Society community.

    Guests typically find metered street parking on the block surrounding Heritage Auctions. Validated parking also is available at Mart Parc Wells, 401 N. Wells St. A large green Mart Parc sign highlights the entrance just south of Hubbard St. on Wells. This is less than a block from the Heritage Auctions entrance. Cost is $14 for nine hours.

    This is a free event but attendees must register on the CADS website.
    Registration will close on October 11 at 5:30 PM

    For more information about items highlighted in the auction preview,
    please visit and

(For pictures of past events including lectures and socials, visit our Facebook Picture Albums.) 

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