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Armchair Travels

Focus on Austria: Seven Days in Vienna

2022-10-20 13:00:00 2022-10-20 14:30:00 America/Chicago Armchair Travels Explore the beautiful city of Vienna with travel pro Gene Flynn. Wilmette Public Library - Auditorium

Thursday, October 20
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Add to Calendar 2022-10-20 13:00:00 2022-10-20 14:30:00 America/Chicago Armchair Travels Explore the beautiful city of Vienna with travel pro Gene Flynn. Wilmette Public Library - Auditorium

Explore the beautiful city of Vienna with travel pro Gene Flynn.

This one-hour presentation looks at the vibrant city of Vienna. After a ten-day, four-country bus tour with the Chicago Master Singers, Gene heads off to Vienna to relax. For 700 years, Vienna was the center of an empire with a rich display of wealth, power and culture. Now it’s the capital of a small country and focuses on good food, good music and a good life. We will look at the royal past and join in today’s fun. 

Join us for other events in our Focus on Austria series: 
Viennese Cuisine Monday, October 3rd 2pm, Virtual Register here 
Delightful Salzburg Thursday, October 6th 1pm, Auditorium Learn more 
Gustav Klimt and the Woman in Gold, October 14, 2pm, Virtual Register here  
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, The Man Behind The Music: Thursday, October 27, 7pm, Virtual Register here 

Armchair Travels is generously funded with a gift from the Rutherford Family Trust.

 

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Presentation |

TAGS: | Armchair Travels |

Wilmette Public Library

Phone: 847-256-5025

Hours
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About the branch

From the south: Go north on Green Bay Road. Turn left on Wilmette Ave. Turn right on Park Ave. Library is located on the corner of Wilmette Ave. and Park Ave. Parking lot is on the north side of the building. 

From the north: Go south on Green Bay Road. Turn right on Wilmette Ave. Turn right on Park Ave. Library is located on the corner of Wilmette Ave. and Park Ave. Parking lot is on the north side of the building.

From I-94 (Edens Expressway):from the South - exit at Lake Ave. East. Go east on Lake Ave. a little over 2 miles. Turn right on Park Ave. • from the North - exit at Rt. 41/Skokie Blvd. Turn left (east) on Lake Ave. Go east on Lake Ave. a little over 2 miles. Turn right on Park Ave. 


Mass transit options include CTA, Metra, and Pace.

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