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CHICAGO GREETERS

- Hyde Park · Tours · Bridgeport · Millennium Park

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Free hour-first-longserved­walk­ing­ba­sisvis­its Ran­dolph.In­staGreeter booth in the Cul­tural Cen­ter, 77 E. Tours of Mil­len­nium Park also are of­fered. Call (312) 744-8000 for dates and times.

 ??  ?? Xavier Canas and Cari Del­gado pose in front of Cloud Gate (the Bean) while tour­ing down­town with John Os­bolt. Os­bolt has been a Greeter since the pro­gram be­gan in Chicago in 2002.
Xavier Canas and Cari Del­gado pose in front of Cloud Gate (the Bean) while tour­ing down­town with John Os­bolt. Os­bolt has been a Greeter since the pro­gram be­gan in Chicago in 2002.
 ??  ?? In Da­ley Plaza, Os­bolt points out First United Methodist Church. Know­ing that Del­gado and Canas are fans of ar­chi­tec­ture, he made sure to high­light lo­cal gems.
In Da­ley Plaza, Os­bolt points out First United Methodist Church. Know­ing that Del­gado and Canas are fans of ar­chi­tec­ture, he made sure to high­light lo­cal gems.

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