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Thursday, January 24

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Dollar Store @ Hideout

The one and only buck-inspired show returns to the Hideout with readings by Gretchen Kalwinski, Mickey Hess and Chris Bower. Hosted by Jonathan Messinger and Jeremy Sosenko. $1 cover, 7pm, at 1354 W. Wabansia. Call 773-227-4433 for more information.

True Historians Classic Country Happy Hour

A full six-piece band with two Texan vocalists, True Historians perform two hours of classic country music tonight at Betty's Blue Star Lounge, 1600 W. Grand Ave. From 7-9pm you can hear all manner of pre-1970s country music, not that new-fangled stuff all the kids are listening to these days. Free. Call 773-252-0805 for more information.

Midnight Yoga @ Bloom

Tonight at 10:30, head over to Bloom Studio for Midnight Yoga with Eric Jeffers featuring live music by Dan Godston. This invigorating class explores the connection between movement, music, and breath and is a great way to refresh your yoga practice. Gather with like-minded individuals who are looking to do something fun, unique, and healthy to start their weekend. Pre-registration is recommended in order to guarantee your spot. 4663 N. Rockwell, 10:30pm-midnight, $20



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