Monday, February 13, 2012
The Hillside Public Library located at 405 Hillside Avenue in west suburban Hillside Illinois, welcomes local Chicago historian and photographer Edward Kwiatkowski to the library's downstairs meeting room on Saturday, February 25th from 1:00 until 3:00 PM.
Mr Kwiatkowski who is also known as "Eddie K", is also the host and photographer of a local Chicago based internet blogsite called "Eddie's Railfan Page", http://eddiesrailroad.blogspot.com
Eddie will be hosting a musical photo slideshow -Multi Media -Lecture show entitled "When Chicago Rode The Streetcars, And Other Rail Subjects".
The main feature shown at this event, will be a homemade Musical Photo slideshow about the history of public transportation in Chicago entitled "When Chicago Rode The Streetcars"! This slideshow video, is set to authentic historic period music ranging from Ragtime Piano, Dixieland Jazz, and 1940's era Big Band Standards.
If You or someone You know were one of the many people who grew up in the city of Chicago Illinois prior to the end of CTA electric streetcar operations in June of 1958, then You won't want to miss this historic transit ride down memory lane.
Please visit the library and register soon for this nostalgic event.
This will be a fun event, and We hope to see You there.