Musical Offering:

    Bach Festival Faculty Recital

    March 17, 2018


    The Musical Offering

    743 Custer St

    Come join us for a great evening featuring the Music of JS Bach, Rameau, Pergolesi, and Stravinsky.

    With MO Faculty:
    Victoria Holland, soprano
    Caroline Pittman, flute
    Sheila Hanford, violin
    Veronica Nettles, cello
    Rick Ferguson, piano

    Hands to Heart Trunk Show at Ten Thousand Villages

    March 17-18, 2018

    Ten Thousand Villages

    821 Chicago Ave

    Ten Thousand Villages brings Hands to Hearts products to Evanston, along with Nancy Bankston, the head of Hands to Hearts.


    Terrarium Building Workshop

    March 18, 2018


    Cultivate Urban Rainforest & Gallery

    704 Main St

    Spark a brand-new passion: Learn how to design, build, and care for your very own terrarium. Do you get to take your new terrarium home with you? You betcha! Not only do you get to learn how to create beautiful treasures- you get to take them home, too! You’ll have gained new knowledge and insight, and possibly a favorite new hobby! All materials are provided.


    BYOB if you feel like sipping while you create! The Wine Goddess is right next to our shop and if you have not been make sure you do.

    Guitar Works Ltd

    Annual Closed Door Sale

    March 21, 2018

    Guitar Works Ltd

    709 Main Street

    North Shore guitarists look forward to the Closed Door Sale every year, and it's almost here! To get on the list, email guitarworksltd@aol.com.


    Since 1979, The Guitar Works, Ltd. has been helping musicians of all skill levels find that perfect guitar... their "musical soulmate", if you will. For those musicians who have already found the perfect guitar, we also repair and maintain guitars, amps, and PA equipment.

    Honesty, knowledge, and a pressure free environment - that's the Guitar Works way. We hope you enjoy your visit.

    Jazz Night,

    with Live Painting

    March 24, 2018


    Ice House Gallery

    609 South Blvd

    Mixture of classic and modern jazz featuring the works of locals:

    • Stu Greenspan on guitar
    • Ben Davis on the cello
    • Paul Cotton on percussion
    • James Sanders on violin
    • Fumi Okiji's vocals


    Lewis Achenbach performing live painting to be sold at the end of the show!


    Doors open 6pm,

    Show begins at 7pm
    Suggested Donation $15 at the door
    Free street parking, right next to South Boulevard Purple Line stop

    Fonseca Martial Arts Spring Break Camp

    March 26-30, 2018

    Fonseca Martial Arts

    Evanston Dojo

    823 1/2 Chicago Ave

    Your child will be engaged through movement, music and fun. Activities include music, art, outdoor activities (weather permitting) and karate training.

    Taco Tuesday ...

    For a Cause!

    March 27, 2018


    La Principal

    700 Main St

    The last Tuesday of each month, La Principal will, as always, donate $1, for every taco sold, dine-in and carry-out, to a worthy cause. To learn more about beneficiaries, read on and click the link below.


    FEBRUARY 2018 - Dawes Elementary PTA

    JANUARY 2018 - Boomer ALS Research Fund

    Easter Egg Hunt

    April 1, 2018


    Hemenway United

    Methodist Church

    933 Chicago Ave

    For kids aged 3-16.

    Gypsy Jazz Night: Limited Tickets

    April 7, 2018

    7:00pm - 9:00pm

    The Wine Goddess

    702 Main St

    For this one, Homestead Meats is providing beef stew; Hewn is providing the crusty bread; The Wine Goddess will provide the rich, red wine; and Stuart Rosenberg will supply sultry, Django Rheinhart-eque background music. Tickets include: beef stew, two glasses of red wine, and live tunes. We're capping this at 40 tickets so everyone gets a seat while they eat, so buy them soon, and don't forget to wear red lipstick, everybody!

    Second Saturday Brewery Tours

    April 14, 2018


    Sketchbook Brewery

    821 Chicago Ave

    Learn about brewing from one of our head brewers, while enjoying samples of three beers. Hear more about Sketchbook’s commitment to sustainability, and our community-supported brewery model. Questions welcome!

    The $10 fee (pay at the taproom or online) includes an up-close-and-friendly one-hour tour at Sketchbook’s small production brewery, free samples, a 12-oz. Belgian glass to take home, and one FREE full pour in the taproom.

    All tour participants must be 21+; everyone will be carded before the tour. Limited tickets available. Please enter through the taproom.


    CLICK HERE to reserve tickets

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