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Are you looking for housing?
DARE IS OPENING THE WAITLIST!!

Independent living for adults with disabilities.


August 22-23, 2016, 11:00 am- 2:00 pm
The waitlist will close promptly at 2:00pm on Tuesday, August 23, 2016.
Disabled Adult Residential Enterprises
1616 E. 55th St.
Chicago IL 60615
Ring bell 25 for the office
(773)667-7313

Located in the Hyde Park Neighborhood on the South Side of Chicago.  Close to public transportation, great food and shopping.  We offer accessible units, onsite laundry facility, Social Services and plenty of fun activities. 

George Franklin Memorial
Concerts in Nichols Park

Sundays, 4:00 to 6:00 pm
By the Field House on 53rd Street

July 10: Blues — Vance Kelly
July 17: Reggae and soul — Koki Gonzo
July 24: Jam Band — Butter
July 31: Jazz, Funk, & Soul — Sarah Marie Young
August 7: R&B — McDowell Bros
August 14: Blues — Billy Flynn
August 21: Rock and Blues — Dave Herrero
August 28: Funk — Dr Unk
Sept. 4: Folk and Blues — Justin Howl
Sept. 11: R&B and Soul — Serafia

Computer Resource Center, Inc.

While the Verio web hosting recovers computer-resource.com, which was lost in migration to a new serve, I'm keeping the class schedule here. Classes run from 9:30 until 4:30, and cost $149 per class. Call 773-955-4455 or email gwrumsey@att.net for questions or to register.

Schedule of Upcoming Classes

August
22-23 Access 1
24 PowerPoint 1
25 Photoshop
26 InDesign
29 Word 2
30 Excel 2
31 PowerPoint 2

September
7 Introduction to Computers
8 Windows 10 (morn)
8 Microsoft Outlook (aft)
9 Word 1
12 Excel 1
13 PowerPoint 1
15-16 Access 1
19 Photoshop
20 InDesign
22 Illustrator
23 Dreamweaver
28 Word 2
29 Excel 2
30 PowerPoint 2

October
3 Introduction to Computers
4 Windows 10 (morn)
4 Microsoft Outlook (aft)
5 Word 1
13 Excel 1
14 PowerPoint 1
17-18 Access 1
20 Photoshop
21 InDesign
24 Illustrator
25 Dreamweaver
27 Word 2
28 Excel 2
31 PowerPoint 2

November
1 Introduction to Computers
2 Windows 10 (morn)
2 Microsoft Outlook (aft)
3 Word 1
7 Excel 1
8 PowerPoint 1
10-11 Access 1
14 Photoshop
15 InDesign
17 Illustrator
18 Dreamweaver
28 Word 2
29 Excel 2
30 PowerPoint 2

December
1 Introduction to Computers
2 Windows 10 (morn)
2 Microsoft Outlook (aft)
5 Word 1
6 Excel 1
7 PowerPoint 1
8-9 Access 1
12 Photoshop
13 InDesign
14 Word 2
15 Excel 2
16 PowerPoint 2

Hyde Park-Kenwood Residents

George talks U of C and "preservation."
Maroon Gray City Looks at HP Development:
The University, its real estate, and Hyde Park retail

      Frank Lloyd Wright in Kenwood

    The Hyde Park-Kenwood Community Conference sponsored an informational forum on the Frank Lloyd Wright homes in South Kenwood in December, 2013. See hpkcc.wordpress.com for more information.

    Affordable Rental Housing in HP-K

The Coalition for Equitable Community Development unveils a detailed study of rental housing in Hyde Park and South Kenwood.
Read the executive summary Read the full report

55th Street Accessibility

On Saturday, June 16, 2012, the Hyde Park Disabibilities Task Force sponsored a "Walk and Roll" down 55th Street, identifying issues of accessibility and safety. Read the full disabilities report