The Statues of Lincoln Park

Lincoln Park’s collection of sculptures and monuments may contain some new surprises.  Julia Bachrach, the Chicago Park District Historian, will lead her second 2016 Jane’s Walk at 2PM on Saturday, May 7 in Lincoln Park.  The Walk will begin at the Standing Lincoln Monument, east of the Chicago History Museum.  Julia is excited to share […]

Spring is sprung: Let’s #Walk around #Chicago!

We’re lining up Walk Leaders for the 3rd annual Jane’s WalkCHICAGO,  and are working on planning other related events.  So far, we have Julia Bachrach returning to lead a Walk in Jackson Park, and Mike Shymanski will be leading a Walk in Pullman. Other potential locations include: Maggie Daley Park the Marquette Park neighborhood South […]

What do YOU think about walking around Chicago?

This week, I’m putting off trying to think of a name for this event, and thought I’d try to gather a little data before too much time passes. I’m mostly addressing this post to the 120 people who signed up on Eventbrite to participate in one or more of our Walks on May 4th and […]

The Outdoor Walking Event Not To Be Missed in Chicago The First Week in May Annually

So, I’ve been spending a lot of time in the last few months thinking and talking with people about how to create an organizational structure for “The Outdoor Walking Event Not To Be Missed in Chicago The First Week in May Annually” (mark your calendar now don’tchaknow!)” During the six years since it introduced the […]