MAXWELL DEMILLE'S CICADA CLUB 617 S. Olive St., dwntwn., Sun., Aug. 11, 6 p.m. When it comes to the Roaring '20s dance party and silent movie screening going down at the Cicada Club Sunday night, we simply can't be silent! After all, the party should be anything but.
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