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Aug 16 @ 9:30 am Perkolator
Bring the kids to Perkolator for story time with Barefoot Books Ambassador Romi!
Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Austin-Irving
Hands-on exploration of superheroes, their powers, and the science behind them. Drop-in each week for a new experiment and fun summer learning!
Aug 16 @ 8:00 pm Vaughn's Pub
Every Wednesday is Pub Trivia at Vaughan’s!
Aug 17 – Aug 18 all-day Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
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Aug 17 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
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 Fannie's Cafe
Sip and play at Fannies! Bring the little ones to play and eat cookies!
Aug 17 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am Austin-Irving
Thursday mornings we have stories, rhymes, songs, and other fun activities just for toddlers. Hope to see you there!
Aug 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am Edgebrook Community Room, Second Floor
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…
Aug 17 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm Austin-Irving
Thursday mornings we have stories, rhymes, songs, and other fun activities just for preschoolers. Hope to see you there!
Aug 17 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Chicago Children's Museum
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Aug 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Slingshots
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…
Aug 17 @ 8:00 pm – 9:44 pm Edgebrook Park
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…
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Mayfair Presbyterian Church
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…
Aug 18 @ 12:00 pm – Aug 19 @ 8:00 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…
Aug 18 @ 5:00 pm Mariano's Liquor Dept
Had a long week, stop by Mariano’s for their weekly wine tasting on Fridays at 5pm in the Liquor Department.
Aug 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:38 pm Independence Park
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…
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Josi's Frozen Yogurt Cafe
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…
Aug 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm North Park Village Nature Center
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…
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Long and Irving Park Road
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…
Aug 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Roden Library
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…
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm Firewater Saloon
Spice up your Monday nights with free line dancing lessons!
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm Mo Dailey's Pub and Grille
Every Monday is Sporcle Trivia at Mo Daileys! Two rounds, one at 8pm and one at 9pm!
Aug 22 – Aug 23 all-day Museum of Contemporary Art
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Aug 22 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Redeemer of Calvary United Methodist Church
Do you like making arts and crafts? Attend a card making class- all materials provided!
Aug 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am Edgebrook Community Room, Second Floor
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…
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Eli's Cheesecake Bakery Cafe
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.
Aug 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Eden United Church of Christ
Teens and young adults are invited for weekly open gym nights to enjoy wholesome recreation at Eden United Church of Christ.
Aug 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm North Park Village Nature Center
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…
Aug 23 @ 9:30 am Perkolator
Bring the kids to Perkolator for story time with Barefoot Books Ambassador Romi!
Aug 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Roden Library
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…