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ONLINE Murder, Mayhem & the Mob

2023-03-30 19:00:00 2023-03-30 20:00:00 America/Chicago ONLINE Murder, Mayhem & the Mob Take a deep dive into Al Capone, the mob, and the city of Chicago. This 4-part presentation is part of our "Get a Clue" programming for spring break. Register for one part or all four! Downers Grove Public Library -

Thursday, March 30
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-03-30 19:00:00 2023-03-30 20:00:00 America/Chicago ONLINE Murder, Mayhem & the Mob Take a deep dive into Al Capone, the mob, and the city of Chicago. This 4-part presentation is part of our "Get a Clue" programming for spring break. Register for one part or all four! Downers Grove Public Library -

Take a deep dive into Al Capone, the mob, and the city of Chicago. This 4-part presentation is part of our "Get a Clue" programming for spring break. Register for one part or all four!

Program dates and topics:

  • March 9: Part one covers the Roaring Twenties, Prohibition, Al Capone, and the true story of the St. Valentine's Day Massacre.
  • March 16: Part two investigates the post-Capone period, and the Mob's move into the Modern Era.
  • March 23: Part three finds the Mob on a collision course with the Government as the National Crime Syndicate is realized.
  • March 30: Part four looks at the Mob's influence on popular culture.

Musician, historian, and radio personality Clarence Goodman has been all over the place and all over the map. From entertaining senior citizens at retirement communities to performing at wine bars, and from giving "virtual tours" based on Chicago history to leading actual physical tours around the Windy City and to hosting inciteful, provocative radio programs, he has quickly earned a reputation since returning to his hometown.

Contact the Ask Us Desk at askus@dglibrary.org with questions.

Participant Zoom instructions:

  • Registration with email address is required. You will receive the access link with your reservation confirmation.
  • Virtual programs adhere to the Library's Video and Photography Policy. Participants should be aware of their privacy settings before logging into the program. 
  • This program will be presented through a live Zoom webinar.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Virtual Program | Registration Required | Lectures |

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