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After several questions from Pedersen-McCormick Club member Darin, 16, about the Phoenix Suns chances in the playoffs, NBA All-Star Chris Paul joked, “You starting to be a coach over there.”The ... CONTINUE READING

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Events like a recent read aloud with NBA All-Star Dwyane Wade and actor Gabrielle Union-Wade have helped boost the Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago’s early literacy program ... CONTINUE READING

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When you think of superhero movies, such as Marvel’s “Black Panther,” your mind might drift to big action sequences, huge movie budgets, and... opera? Lyric Opera’s Teaching Artist Megan Elk saw a direct connection ... CONTINUE READING

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When the Valentine Keystone Club, a teen leadership group focused on service, was determining its 2021 Keystone National Project, it didn’t want to fall into the same old recycling programs ... CONTINUE READING

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What do a painter, a lawyer and a CEO have in common? They were all part of the April Speaker Series, where Chicago professionals from different paths virtually discussed their experience ... CONTINUE READING

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In celebration of Earth Day, Club members at the Linda and Bill Gantz Club, Logan Square at Funston Club and Pedersen-McCormick Club, were supplied with Solar System STEM kits to learn ... CONTINUE READING

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