Local architecture serves as foundation for Park Ridge IL library fundraiser
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March 10, 2011
Standing in the shadow of the Pickwick Theatre, the Park Ridge Library is the ideal place to celebrate local architecture. For more than a century Chicago and its surrounding communities have attracted gifted architects, who have found rich opportunities for designing ambitious, even dreamlike structures. On March 5 the Park Ridge Public Library celebrated that creative spirit at its second annual fundraiser, Architecture for the Ages: Great Movie Palaces and Critically Acclaimed Sites. . . . .
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