It’s time for another great meetup! Next Sunday, April 1st at 2pm, we will be stretching our legs, getting some sun and going a little wild at the Lincoln Park Zoo.
PS: If you bring your own analog camera, we’ll bring the film for it!
PPS: If your camera has been lost in the hustle of Spring cleaning, or you’re still testing the analog waters, we’ll be able to help out with a loaner camera for the first 5 people who claim them (just send us a message or email email@example.com)!
So we will see you on Sunday April 1st at 2 pm at the Lincoln Park Zoo.
Sunday April 1st
Lincoln Park Zoo
2200 North Cannon Drive
Chicago, IL 60614
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