Gurnee library to host fashion-themed events
The Warren-Newport Public Library in Gurnee is hosting two events about the history of fashion and design this week.
At 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Ellie Presents will host an event called "Unmentionables: The Rise and Fall of Ladies' Underwear," which seeks to unveil facts and expose myths about women's underclothes.
At 6 p.m. Thursday, Petra Slinkard of the Chicago History Museum will host an event called "Chicago Styled: Fashioning the Magnificent Mile." Slinkard will discuss the history behind the designers and stores that built the iconic Chicago thoroughfare.
To register for either event, visit wnpl.info or call (847) 244-5150.