Tag: South Loop

GSLA Neighbors’ Night Out – December

For the third consecutive year, the Greater South Loop Association has circulated its annual State of the South Loop Survey. The results of this information are shared with area elected officials, posted to our website, and inform our programming for the subsequent year. Join us at our December Neighbor’s Night Out, where we will feature the results and a discussion… Read more →

Painting Party! Celebrate with the GSLA!

Cheers!  Grab some friends and join the GSLA for a painting party on December 3.  During this fun evening out, each guest will paint their own special wine glass.  A portion of the $35 registration fee will be donated to the GSLA to support upcoming programming.  Registration includes all supplies necessary to paint a wine glass, light snacks and a… Read more →

Children’s Gingerbread House Decorating Party @ Glessner House

Be Your Own Architect!  Come create a holiday masterpiece at Glessner House’s third annual Gingerbread House Decorating Party!  Create your own mini gingerbread house to take home.  All supplies are included.  We’ll have lots of helpers, so no previous decorating experience is necessary.  We’re offering two event times, 10:00-11:30am and 1:00-2:30pm. Select time at checkout. Advance registration is required as space and… Read more →

Welcome 2018-20 GSLA Board of Directors

The board of directors of the Greater South Loop Association received nominating petitions for the Board of Directors and held its annual election on Saturday, October 6, 2018. From Cristina Hall, President: These are exciting times for the South Loop, with growth visible around nearly every corner.  The GSLA is excited to continue to play an important role by connecting… Read more →

Printers Row Art Fest

The Greater South Loop Association and South Loop Neighbors are thrilled to partner with Amdur Productions to bring the 1st Annual Printer’s Row Art Fest to the neighborhood! There will be a variety of local and national artists, a kid’s pavilion, and live music.  Stop by the SLN and GSLA booths to say hello and show your neighborhood support! Read more →

GSLA Neighbor’s Night Out – August

The August Neighbor’s Night Out will feature speakers from the Chicago Housing Authority, providing the latest updates on the redevelopment of the former Ickes Homes site (the vacant land along State Street south of Cermak Rd, next to National Teachers Academy). Many thanks to The Velvet Lounge for hosting us this month. *** About the GSLA’s monthly Neighbors’ Night Out… Read more →

Clean & Green: Fred Anderson Park & Surrounding Areas

Join the GSLA as we team up with the Fred Anderson Park Advisory Council and the South Loop Dog Park Action Cooperative to tidy up Fred Anderson Park and the adjacent vacant lots, streets, and sidewalks. Our cleanup will take place from 10 am to noon, and we will have the necessary supplies.  There’s no sign up, just show up and pitch… Read more →

Free Concert: Music@Grace – String Chamber Music Ensembles

Roosevelt University’s Music Conservatory is partnering with Grace Place for a series of free concerts. These free Music@Grace performances take place on Thursdays at 7:30pm at Grace Episcopal Church (637 S. Dearborn).  The full series is here:   *   Thursday, February 15: Woodwind Chamber Music Ensembles   *   Thursday, March 1: Professional Diploma in Opera Young Artists   *   Thursday, March 22: Jazz Ensembles  … Read more →