(directions updated 11/13/07)
More information and maps can be found at the Chicago Transit Authority website.

To Club Quarters from the O’Hare Airport:
Map-O'Hare to Club Quarters
Follow the airport signs to the CTA trains. Get on any train (all of them are Blue Line trains going south) and take it to the Jackson stop. When you exit the station, you will be on Dearborn between Jackson and Adams. Make a left (west) on Adams and walk one block. Club Quarters is just past Clark Street on the left side of the street. Elephant & Castle is attached to Club Quarters.

111 West Adams Street
Chicago, IL 60603

More information on Club Quarters can be found here:

To the Conference from the Blue Line:
Map-UIC to Jaks Tap
All panels and keynotes will take place on the UIC campus in Student Center East.

Take the Blue Line (either the Forest Park or 54/Cermak branch) to UIC-Halsted. When exiting the station, take the ramp that leads to Halsted Street and make a right (south). Go approx. 1 block. Student Center East will be on the right side of the street.

Student Center East
750 South Halsted Street
Chicago, Illinois 60607

To Jaks Tap (Friday night reception site) from the Conference:
Map-UIC to Jaks Tap
When you exit Student Center East, make a left on Halsted and walk ~3 blocks to Jackson. Make a left on Jackson and walk two short blocks to Peoria Street. Jaks Tap is just past Peoria on the left side of the street.

901 W Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL 60607

To Women & Children First Bookstore (Alix Olson Performance) from the Conference:
Map-Women and Children First to Konak
Exit Student Center East on the Halsted side. Make a left on Halsted and walk ~ 1 block to the Blue Line. Take the "O’Hare" Blue Line train to the Jackson Stop. Go down the steps marked "Red Line" and through the transfer tunnel, which will connect you to the Red Line trains. Take the "Howard" Red Line train north to the Berwyn stop. As you exit the station, go left (west) on Berwyn; you’ll immediately pass Broadway. Continue walking ~ 5 blocks until you reach Clark Street. Turn left on Clark and walk one block south. The bookstore will be on the left side of the street. The entire trip should take somewhere between 1 hour and 1 1/2 hours.

Note: To get to the Red Line from Club Quarters, just walk two blocks east to State and one block south to Jackson. The Red Line station is at the corner of State and Jackson.

5233 N. Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60640

More information about the Alix Olson performance can be found here:

To Konak from Women and Children First:
Map-Women and Children First to Konak
When you exit the bookstore, turn left and walk ~ 1 block. Konak is just past Foster Ave. on the right side of the street.

5150 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640





upd 11/10/07



updated 11/2007