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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
Aug 23 @ 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 23 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Every Wednesday is Pub Trivia at Vaughan’s!
Vaughn's Pub
5:00 am
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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 24 @ 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 24 @ 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
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Chicago Children's Museum
Aug 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Enjoy live music at the Perkolator Coffeehouse! Check out the “event website” to see who is performing!
Perkolator Coffeehouse
Aug 24 @ 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 24 @ 8:00 pm – 9:47 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! FIELD OF DREAMS At the urging of a mysterious voice, an Iowa farmer…
Norwood Park
Aug 25 @ 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
4:00 pm
Drop in on the last Friday of the month to visit the Nature Center at night.  Learn about our nighttime wildlife and look for raccoons, opossums, skunks, and even a flying squirrel.  No registration required.…
North Park Village Nature Center
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
10:00 am
Surrounded by beautiful nature, sit silently and listen to your own voice.  Mindful meditation can benefit everyone’s body and mind.  Bring your own cushions, yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing.  All levels of practitioners are…
North Park Village Nature Center
Aug 27 @ 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 27 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
9:30 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…
12:00 pm
Join us to discover the journey of the monarch butterfly.  Get up close and personal seeing monarchs in all stages of their lives, from egg to butterfly.  We’ll tag and release butterflies on the hour,…
North Park Village Nature Center
1:00 pm
Bring your turtles or just your curiosity to the Turtle Club’s monthly get-together.   No registration required.   _________ All programs require registration unless stated otherwise.  Please register for programs by calling the Nature Center at…
North Park Village Nature Center
Aug 28 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Spice up your Monday nights with free line dancing lessons!
Firewater Saloon
Aug 28 @ 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
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Museum of Contemporary Art
Aug 29 @ 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 29 @ 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 29 @ 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 29 @ 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