You can hover over the below menu tab that reads “Categories” to segment events specific to your selection OR refer to the color key below:

Community
Family-Fun
Free Events
Golden Ages (Senior Events)
Night Out!

9:30 am
Bring the kids to Perkolator for story time with Barefoot Books Ambassador Romi!
Perkolator
Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2:00 pm
Hands-on exploration of superheroes, their powers, and the science behind them. Drop-in each week for a new experiment and fun summer learning!
Austin-Irving
Aug 16 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Every Wednesday is Pub Trivia at Vaughan’s!
Vaughn's Pub
5:00 am
http://www.naturemuseum.org/
Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
8:00 am
Chicago Farmer’s Markets take place in neighborhoods across the city from Roseland to Lincoln Square, with new locations this year in Austin and Bronzeville. Visitors can literally find a different market every day of the…
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Sip and play at Fannies! Bring the little ones to play and eat cookies!
Fannie's Cafe
10:15 am
Thursday mornings we have stories, rhymes, songs, and other fun activities just for toddlers. Hope to see you there!
Austin-Irving
Aug 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
10:30 am
Join us for a Super STEAM story time with the STEAM Team! STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math. In addition to the standard story time practices of reading books, singing songs, participating…
Edgebrook Community Room, Second Floor
11:15 am
Thursday mornings we have stories, rhymes, songs, and other fun activities just for preschoolers. Hope to see you there!
Austin-Irving
5:00 pm
http://www.chicagochildrensmuseum.org/”>http://www.chicagochildrensmuseum.org/”>http://www.chicagochildrensmuseum.org/
Chicago Children's Museum
Aug 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Slingshots is setting up a boutique that will help teach fashion merchandising to teens as part of vocational training. Teens will learn many different aspects of merchandising and what it takes to set up a…
Slingshots
Aug 17 @ 8:00 pm – 9:44 pm
8:00 pm
Fee: Free Age Range: Any Movies in the Parks is Chicago’s favorite summertime tradition, bringing big-screen entertainment to a park near you! THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE A cooler-than-ever Bruce Wayne (voice of Will Arnett) must…
Edgebrook Park
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
9:00 am
Stop by every Friday morning from 9am to 11am for the Moms’, Pops’ & Tots’. This group is for children from infant to pre-school age along with a parent or guardian. This is a FREE…
Mayfair Presbyterian Church
Aug 18 @ 12:00 pm – Aug 19 @ 8:00 pm
12:00 pm
Edison Park Fest began in 1972 as a sidewalk sale on Northwest Highway.  Since then, it has grown into one of the most popular neighborhood street festivals in Chicago.  This annual community fundraiser welcomes nearly…
5:00 pm
Had a long week, stop by Mariano’s for their weekly wine tasting on Fridays at 5pm in the Liquor Department.
Mariano's Liquor Dept
Aug 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:38 pm
7:30 pm
Fee: Free Age Range: Any Movies in the Parks is Chicago’s favorite summertime tradition, bringing big-screen entertainment to a park near you! LA LA LAND In this musical about the everyday challenges of following your…
Independence Park
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Come to Josi’s and DO NOT APOLOGIZE! For special needs families only. No “let’s go round the circle” or nametags! No pressure to meet and talk to anyone and NO APOLOGIES! We have a kids…
Josi's Frozen Yogurt Cafe
Aug 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
Volunteers, whether individuals, families or groups, help restore our natural areas. Students can earn service hours, and everyone earns a great sense of fulfillment. Children not yet in High School must be accompanied by a…
North Park Village Nature Center
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
10:00 am
Chicago Farmer’s Markets take place in neighborhoods across the city from Roseland to Lincoln Square, with new locations this year in Austin and Bronzeville. Each city market is unique to its location, so cooks and…
Long and Irving Park Road
Aug 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Join us Monday mornings for stories, songs and STEAM as we enjoy a summer of super exploring. This event is designed for children ages 3 to 5, but older and younger children are welcome. All…
Roden Library
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Spice up your Monday nights with free line dancing lessons!
Firewater Saloon
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Every Monday is Sporcle Trivia at Mo Daileys! Two rounds, one at 8pm and one at 9pm!
Mo Dailey's Pub and Grille
5:00 am
http://mcachicago.org/” target=”_blank”>http://mcachicago.org/”>http://mcachicago.org/
Museum of Contemporary Art
Aug 22 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
2:30 pm
Do you like making arts and crafts? Attend a card making class- all materials provided!
Redeemer of Calvary United Methodist Church
Aug 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
10:30 am
Join us for a Super STEAM story time with the STEAM Team! STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math. In addition to the standard story time practices of reading books, singing songs, participating…
Edgebrook Community Room, Second Floor
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
11:00 am
Receive a FREE Dessert with any lunch purchase! Free dessert options are top-shelf cheesecakes and large cookies. May only choose one dessert. Lunch served 11am-2pm. Available only at Eli’s Cheesecake Bakery Cafe.
Eli's Cheesecake Bakery Cafe
Aug 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Teens and young adults are invited for weekly open gym nights to enjoy wholesome recreation at Eden United Church of Christ.
Eden United Church of Christ
Aug 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
Volunteers, whether individuals, families or groups, help restore our natural areas. Students can earn service hours, and everyone earns a great sense of fulfillment. Children not yet in High School must be accompanied by a…
North Park Village Nature Center
9:30 am
Bring the kids to Perkolator for story time with Barefoot Books Ambassador Romi!
Perkolator
Aug 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
10:30 am
Come out and have some fun as we learn through play! Play, including positive social and learning opportunities, is vital to healthy brain growth. We offer children ages 0 to 3 a natural, age-appropriate way…
Roden Library