Things To Do

April 22, 2017

Guide to Summer Camps on the North Shore

roasting marshmallows at summer camp

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No matter what your kid is into, there's a camp for him or her. Here's your handy dandy guide to day camps on Chicago's North Shore, including traditional day camps, sports camps, tech camps, theatre camps and everything in between.  ...

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April 20, 2017

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Apr. 21 – 23

This weekend is all about recognizing and honoring our diverse world. There are multiple events celebrating Earth Day and Holocaust Remembrance Day – including two powerful musical performances, as well as a Cultural Faire. In addition, two author events will have readers of various ages and interests intrigued. But that’s ...

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April 13, 2017

Easter Fun and More on the North Shore: Apr. 14 – 16

Thornwood Park Egg Hunt

This weekend is sure to be hoppin’! There are plenty of Easter Egg Hunts and Doggie Egg Hunts to choose from. Plus, don’t miss out on a fun and informative Earth Day celebration and cap of National Library Week with a family friendly event in Lake Bluff!


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April 10, 2017

Thornwood Park Egg Hunt - Saturday, April 15

Thornwood Park egg hunt 2017

You're invited to the 8th annual Thornwood Park Egg Hunt, this Saturday, April 15. The hunt is sponsored by Coldwell Banker's Come Home North Shore Team and Tracy Kearney of Guaranteed Rate.

For those not familiar with Thornwood Park, it's in Wilmette's Kenilworth Gardens neighborhood, on ...

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April 5, 2017

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Apr. 7 – 9

Start your Easter celebrations early. Test your improv skills. Explore the many ways to enjoy bacon. Discover lost gems from Paul McCartney performed in a jazz style. Enjoy a free classical music concert. It’s all waiting for you this weekend on the North Shore!


Vivid First Friday Art Opening ...

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March 30, 2017

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Mar. 31 – Apr. 2

While it is still relatively quiet on the North Shore due to Spring Break, there is still plenty to do and see. For the nature enthusiasts, there are two wonderful free opportunities to explore the benefits of nature. Lovers of the arts can take in the annual Dennis Downes Art ...

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March 23, 2017

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Mar. 24 – 26

Staycationers rejoice! With many folks heading out of town for Spring Break, it’s the perfect time to check out a new venue or explore a different part of the North Shore! Plenty of live action as well as BINGO and a great opportunity to get a head start on your ...

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March 15, 2017

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Mar. 17 – 19

While there may be lots of great college basketball to watch this weekend (Go Wildcats), as luck would have it, it is also a fabulous weekend to take in a live show.  Whether you are looking for some St. Patrick’s Day fun, a Beatles-inspired dance performance, a spoof of Hamlet ...

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March 8, 2017

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Mar. 10 – 12

This is a great weekend for all sorts of family fun! Whether you enjoy dancing, arts and crafts, sculpt, yoga, golf, swimming, polar plunging, reptiles or just some good ‘ol St. Paddy’s day fun, there is an event for you! 

Family Dance Party
Mar. 10: 6:30 – ...
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March 1, 2017

Fun Things To Do on the North Shore: Mar. 3 – 5

March is roaring in like a lion with a full line up of exciting activities for everyone! Case in point, Madagascar is now playing at the Marriott Children’s Theater. Other fun live performances include Quest (circus theatrical production) at the Actor’s Gymnasium, the annual Revue by the Woman’s Club of ...

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