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May 17 – May 18 all-day Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
http://www.naturemuseum.org/
May 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…
May 18 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm Irish American Heritage Center
Calling all Seniors age 60 and older! You’re invited to take part in the Golden Diners Luncheon program, which meets weekly on: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. There is a suggested donation of $1.50 per…
May 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.
May 18 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
your kids will love this imaginative class for the young artist’s mind Ellen, newly relocated from a small town in Michigan offers children the guidance and patience to open their creative senses! $10.00 per class…
May 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Anne's Haven
Learn to knit or advance your skills Friday evenings from 6 to 7:30 pm at Annes Haven….PREREGISTRATION AND RSVP REQUIRED AT LEAST 48 HOURS IN ADVANCE TO SAVE YOUR SPOT….limited availability
May 19 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Copernicus Center Annex
Play Bingo every week to benefit two great non-profits! The Chicago Coalition To Save Our Mental Health Centers, Bingo license # B-3790, invites you to play Bingo and participate in Raffles. Saturday’s Bingo benefits the…
May 19 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm Irish American Heritage Center
Calling all Seniors age 60 and older! You’re invited to take part in the Golden Diners Luncheon program, which meets weekly on: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. There is a suggested donation of $1.50 per…
May 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Redeemer of Calvary United Methodist Church
Bring the kids for a fun afternoon of cooking and craft making! Kids in 1st-8th grade are invited to participate in a creative cooking class where they make a simple recipe then make a craft…
May 19 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm Anne's Haven
give a quick text to 773-512-8115 and Anne’s Haven will magically open it’s doors, for you to have a look !!! for a group of 5 or more, hang out at AH 🙂
May 19 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm McNAMARA'S FOOD & DRINKS
We offer brunch on saturday and sunday mornings. Quality sets us apart. Irish breakfast, Mixed grill, Skillets, French toast and much more… Try our Mamosas and Bloody marys
May 19 @ 2:00 pm Lake Effect Brewing Comapny
New Hours Mon & Tuesday 10am-5pm, Wed-Sat 10-7, Sunday 10am-4pm Want to see how a small local brewery operates?  Want to learn about the brewing process?  Want to sample the latest hand crafted beers from…
May 19 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
For your enjoyment we host live entertainment in the dining room. Join us with family and friends. Check out our delicious weekend specials.
May 20 all-day Community Tavern  
What better way to end the week than with a burger for $5 from Community Tavern? Join  them at the bar on Sundays for a new featured burger.
May 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…
May 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…
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Anne's Haven
vendors welcome $10.per table. keep your proceeds registration required at anneshaefene@gmail.com
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm McNAMARA'S FOOD & DRINKS
We offer brunch on saturday and sunday mornings. Quality sets us apart. Irish breakfast, Mixed grill, Skillets, French toast and much more… Try our Mamosas and Bloody marys
May 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Chief O'Neill's Pub
Live Music from Sean Cleland & Friends every Sunday night!
May 20 @ 2:00 pm Lake Effect Brewing Comapny
New Hours Mon & Tuesday 10am-5pm, Wed-Sat 10-7, Sunday 10am-4pm Want to see how a small local brewery operates?  Want to learn about the brewing process?  Want to sample the latest hand crafted beers from…
May 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
BYOB, punch in early and make an afternoon of it! Take home frameable art of your own creation.The fun starts at 4pm… We provide glasses, instruction, materials and snacks. You bring spirits if you wish…
May 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Anne's Haven
Teen Crochet, have fun while learning a skill that will last a lifetime !!! Marina, our instructor is patient, experienced in giving instruction and the value of having fun while learning 🙂 15.00 a class
May 21 @ 7:00 pm Firewater Saloon
Spice up your Monday nights with free line dancing lessons!
May 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!
May 21 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm McNamara's Food & Drinks
Start your week off with a lively evening of trivia! Trivia nights are every Monday!
May 21 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm Anne's Haven  
2 hour program : 1 hour all subject tutoring with Marina, working college tutor – 1 hour socializing $5.00 per hour per child 5 child min. registration required by emailing anneshaefene@gmail.com
May 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Anne's Haven
True yoga is not about the shape of your body, but the shape of your life. In the practice of yoga, the ultimate aim is one of self development and self realization. Become reacquainted with…
May 21 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm McNAMARA'S FOOD & DRINKS
Join us in the bar for trivia every monday night.
May 21 @ 8:15 pm – 9:45 pm Anne's Haven
5 person min. $5.00/pp registration required by noon the day of by emailing anneshaefene@gmail.com
May 22 @ 12:30 am People's Gas Building
The Portage Park Neighborhood Association (PPNA) is a 501(c)4 non-profit community organization comprised of local residents and business owners. Every is invited to attend the monthly public meetings. More about the PPNA: Their mission is…