New Cubs right fielder Milton Bradley and the critics
1/5-31: Free admission to the Museum of Science and Industry
Saturday: Give blood, get a massage.
1/2-16: Free access to Chicago Park District fitness centers
Ongoing: Free dog-training seminars at Chicago Animal Care & Control.
Saturday: Free Disney holiday concert at the Chicago Cultural Center
Saturday 12/20–afternoon screening of Helvetica at the Chicago Cultural Center
Thursday: Beer, potato skins, and gift wrapping at the Morton Arboretum
Why can’t the Blackhawks stay out of trouble?
Tonight: See “Bad Santa,” debate its merits.
Friday: Death’s Door vodka tasting in Rogers Park
Thursday: Chicago premiere of “Afghan Chronicles”
Thursday: Open bar–plus free sushi–at Water Tower Place
Daily: Free HIV and STD testing
Friday: Anniversary cake and bead raffles at Oak Park craft store