Fun in Downtown Skokie This Week!
The summer fun in beautiful Downtown Skokie continues on Friday, July 31 with Friday Night Car Tunes at the Gazebo at Lincoln Avenue and Oakton Street. This week, "Skokie Idol" winner Tyrell Brown will perform jazz, rhythm and blues tunes from 6 to 8 p.m. For more details, click here.
Come to the Skokie Farmers' Market on Sunday, August 2 from 7:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. for the season's freshest fruits, vegetables, baked goods, cheese and more! Entertainment at this week's market will be provided by jazz guitarist Doug Blake and guitarist/vocalist Stu Frank, and young Farmers' Market visitors can check out the sidewalk chalk and bubble station! The market is located in the Village Hall parking lot at 5127 Oakton Street.
Last Call! Skokie Photo Exhibit
Your last chance to submit a photo in the Skokie Fine Arts Commission’s second annual Skokie through the Lens 2015 Community Photography Exhibit is July 31. The theme for this year’s exhibit is Skokie at Leisure. Images should reflect residents and visitors enjoying their time in the community throughout 2015, from neighbors playing games at a block party, children enjoying the snow, people walking their dogs at the Northshore Sculpture Park or many other ideas... let your creative energy flow.
Please click here for submission guidelines.
COPS Vehicle Out in Community
This week, the COPS vehicle will be located at Kirk and Lamon on Saturday, August 1 from 11:15 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. This schedule is subject to change based on public safety activity. Come on out, meet your neighbors and talk to Skokie Police officers and volunteers about crime prevention, Neighborhood Watch, the new Many Cultures, One Community - Keeping Skokie Safe campaign and other happenings in the community.