A summer evening on the Midway at the Kiddieland Amusement Park. Melrose Park Illinois. June 2007., a photo by Eddie from Chicago on Flickr.
The Clear Ridge Historical Society of Chicago and the Clearing branch of the Chicago Public Library, located at 6423 West 63rd Place in Chicago...welcome local Chicago historian, photographer and internet host Edward Kwiatkowski to the library on Saturday, January 19th from 1:00 until 3:00 PM!
Eddie will be hosting a multi media slideshow, video and lecture presentation about Chicago's Amusement Parks of the past!
If you could remember spending fun summer days at Riverview Park in Chicago, Kiddieland in Melrose Park Illinois, Dispensa's Kiddie Kingdom in Oak Brook Terrace Illinois, Playland Park in Justice Illinois, Adventure Land in Addison Illinois, or any number of the now lost Chicago area amusement parks of past years that used to exisit, then you definately will not wan't to miss this fun and very family oriented presentation.
Admission is free!