Go To A Reading At The Chicago Public Library

One of the many benefits of living in a city like Chicago is access to cultural events like those offered at the Chicago Public Library. Each month, several authors and poets visit the library to discuss their life and works. It’s a great way to meet the creator of your favorite books and get an inside […]

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Spend An Afternoon At Union Park

Situated in the Near West Community Area is a thirteen acre property known as Union Park. According to the park’s website, the city created it in 1853, after residents convinced developers to sell thirteen acres of their subdivision at a reduced price. The park was named in honor of the Federal Union, and at the time, […]

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Journey Back In Time At The Oriental Institute

If you’re looking for something interesting to do near Catalyst Apartments on a rainy Chicago day, head to the Oriental Institute. It opened to the public in 1931, and it focuses on the archaeology, culture, history, and languages of the ancient Middle East. According to UChicagoArts, the Oriental Museum is home to one of the world’s most […]

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