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A promotional video for Chicago Park District advertising programs, some new, some existing, at various Chicago Parks in September 2003. Divided into seven segments, each featuring a different park district program. Each segment is made up of narration over video and still photos of the various programs and parks that are featured.

1:38 “Visit the River”: profiles park district efforts to revitalize the north and south branches of the Chicago River.

7:43 “Chicago works out”: new park district fitness facilities.

8:09 “Play Golf”: new golf putting course at Grant park.

11:32 “Play Music”: city- wide orchestra at Jefferson Park

15:16 “Kick”: highlights park district martial arts programs at various parks

20:18 “Remember”: a profile of Washington Square Park, A.K.A. Bughouse Square, one of Chicago’s oldest parks.

25:12 Advertises rededication of New Soldier Field, and the harvest garden competition.



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