• 3750 Book Club June 2020

    Red Notice: A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man’s Fight for Justice by Bill Browder (Goodreads Author) Red Notice: A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man’s Fight for Justice by Bill Browder | Goodreads A real-life political thriller about an American financier in the Wild East of Russia, the murder of his principled young tax attorney, and his dangerous mission to expose the Kremlin’s corruption. Bill Browder’s journey started on the South Side of Chicago and moved through Stanford Business School to the dog-eat-dog world of hedge fund investing in the 1990s. It continued in Moscow, where Browder made his fortune heading the largest investment…

  • Let the Great World Spin

    3750 Book Club Meet for May 2022 Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann (Goodreads Author) Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann (goodreads.com) In the dawning light of a late-summer morning, the people of lower Manhattan stand hushed, staring up in disbelief at the Twin Towers. It is August 1974, and a mysterious tightrope walker is running, dancing, leaping between the towers, suspended a quarter mile above the ground. In the streets below, a slew of ordinary lives become extraordinary in bestselling novelist Colum McCann’s stunningly intricate portrait of a city and its people. Let the Great World Spin is the critically acclaimed author’s most ambitious novel yet: a dazzlingly rich vision of the pain, loveliness, mystery, and promise of New York City in the 1970s. Corrigan, a radical young Irish monk, struggles with his own demons as he lives among the prostitutes in the middle of the burning Bronx. A…

  • 3750’s Spring Break Party

    Why should college kids have all the fun? Come to 3750’s Spring Break Party! Come socialize, and enjoy beer, wine and pizza* with our neighbors at 3750. Flip flops optional. Who: 3750 Residents What: Spring Break Party and Mixer Where: Garden Court When: Thurs. March 31, 5 p.m. to whenever Why: Because we can. Please RSVP by March 25 by filling out the form below and clicking the submit button. We look forward to seeing you there! Volunteers welcome. * Gluten-free pizza available

  • Book Club Meet for March 2022

    3750 Book Club Meet for March Monday March 28th @ 7PM in the Hospitality Room. Please RSVP Todd Cannon 4B at toddcannon@comcast.net or 312-841-9795. Please note that you must be fully vaccinated to attend. Thank you. Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019 by Ibram X. Kendi Keisha N. Blain Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019 by Ibram X. Kendi (goodreads.com) An epoch-defining history of African America, the first to appear in a generation, Four Hundred Souls is a chronological account of four hundred years of Black America as told by ninety of America’s leading Black writers. Curated by Ibram X. Kendi, author…

  • Healing Cambodia

    HEALING CAMBODIA: An insider’s look at the unprecedented tribunal bringing the Khmer Rouge to justice and a country to closure STEFFANIE GARRETT Former United Nations Legal Officer, The Khmer Rouge Tribunal Hospitality Room Sunday, 2pm, September 15th The Khmer Rouge governed Cambodia from 1974 until 1979, when the Vietnamese Army forced the regime out of power. In less than four years, the brutal regime under the Marxist dictator Pol Pot killed close to two million people, most of whom were its fellow Cambodians – approximately a quarter of the country’s population – by the execution, starvation, disease, and forced labor of the “killing fields.” After 20 years of civil war…

  • PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT ON OUR BLOCK: DISCUSSION WITH ARCHITECTS, 46th WARD – Hospitality Room Monday, July 8th 7pm

    PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT ON OUR BLOCK: DISCUSSION WITH ARCHITECTS, 46th WARD Hospitality Room Monday, 7pm, July 8th You’ve seen the scaffolding covering the front of the elegant, vintage threeflat down the block at 3728 N. Lake Shore Drive. Workers were going to tuckpoint and restore its terra cotta façade, but those plans have changed. Pending proposals call for the current building to be demolished and replaced with a 42-unit residential building. That plan fits the zoning requirements, but developers will need public approval for other elements of their plan. They are seeking a 20% reduction in the required number of parking spots as well as non-standard setbacks for the north side…