• Lazar Shopping hosts a sample sale at the Public Hotel all weekend.

Today through Saturday there’s a sale of sample and stock items from Jennifer Tyler (cashmere separates and accessories), Giuliana Teso (furs), Jackie Rogers (ready-to-wear and evening wear), and the Wrights (leather items), as well as jewelry and other accessories from European designers. It’s at the Public, 1301 N. State, from 9 AM to 7 PM all three days.