• 02.25 Sherlock Holmes: Almost Got Him
    London's top criminal minds tell the tale of a Sherlock Holmes near defeat. Is it a trap? Find out in this story that combines elements of Shakespearean comedy with the intrigue of a mystery. Book by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Adapted by Jared McDaris for EDGE Theatre Directed by Orion Couling Presented through special arrangement with EDGE of Orion Theatre Performances: Saturdays, February 11, 18, & 25 / 7P and Sundays, February 12, 19, & 26 / 3P Devonshire Cultural Center Tickets: $13/Adults, $12/Seniors & Students, $11/Groups of 10+ Tickets Available at The Devonshire Cultural Center and online at https://www.skokieparks.org/devtickets.html

    Date: Sat, 02/25/2017 - 7:00pm

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    Cost: $13/Adults, $12/Seniors & Students, $11/Groups of 10+
  • 02.26 Cultural Day of Play: Europe
    Come visit the Skokie Heritage Museum for a cultural day of play. Learn about other cultures through their children’s games and crafts. Age: 7-11 410165-02

    Date: Sun, 02/26/2017 - 1:00pm

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    Cost: $8/$10
  • 02.26 French and Spanish Language Cafe
    Join other Spanish and French speakers for a cup of tea or coffee and enjoyable conversation in a friendly atmosphere Youth to Adults may drop in

    Date: Sun, 02/26/2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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    Cost: Free
  • 02.26 Theater: Sherlock Holmes
    Sherlock Holmes: Almost Got Him London's top criminal minds tell the tale of a Sherlock Holmes near defeat. Is it a trap? Find out in this story that combines elements of Shakespearean comedy with the intrigue of a mystery. Book by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Adapted by Jared McDaris for EDGE Theatre Directed by Orion Couling Presented through special arrangement with EDGE of Orion Theatre Performances: Saturdays, February 11, 18, & 25 / 7P and Sundays, February 12, 19, & 26 / 3P Devonshire Cultural Center Tickets: $13/Adults, $12/Seniors & Students, $11/Groups of 10+ Tickets Available at The Devonshire Cultural Center and online at https://www.skokieparks.org/devtickets.html

    Date: Sun, 02/26/2017 - 3:00pm

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    Cost: $13/Adults, $12/Seniors & Students, $11/Groups of 10+
  • 03.03 Nature Center Art Show Reception
    NATURE'S PALETTE * SKOKIE ART GUILD Reception and Awards Presentation: Friday, March 3 at 7pm Exhibit on Display: March 3 - April 30 Paintings and sketches depicting plants, animals and natural scenery found in North America are showcased at the Emily Oaks Nature Center art shows. Stop in to view the exhibits during regular building hours and enjoy the beauty of nature as interpreted by our local artists!

    Date: Fri, 03/03/2017 - 7:00pm

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    Cost: Free
  • 03.04 Mother-Son Superhero Dance
    Moms bring your sons out for a night of dancing, dinner and superhero fun! There will be superheroes onsite to take pictures and dance the night away with. Fee is per person, $15 for Skokie residents and $18 for non-residents. Pre-registration is required for this event.

    Date: Sat, 03/04/2017 - 5:00pm

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  • 03.11 Amazing Animals
    See and pet exotic animals from all over the world. After you meet all the animals during this 45 minute show, play in the Exploritorium for free. This event is suitable for children 3 and older.

    Date: Sat, 03/11/2017 - 11:00am

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    Cost: $5-7
  • 03.18 Coyote Tales Fireside
    Listen to the stories of Coyote, the lovable and laughable Native American literary character who is hero, clown, educator, magician and fool, all wrapped in one! This indoor fireside includes a break for a craft and hot cocoa. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. Please pre-register to avoid cancellation due to low enrollment. Ages 3+.

    Date: Sat, 03/18/2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

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    Cost: R $5 NR $5
  • 03.18 Teen Theater: "13"
    A hilarious, coming of age musical about discovering that "cool" is sometimes where we least expect it. Saturdays, March 18 & 25 / 7P and Sundays, March 19 & 26 / 3P Tickets are available at The Devonshire Cultural Center or online at https://www.skokieparks.org/devtickets.html Music & Lyrics by Jason Robert Brown Book by Dan Elish and Robert Horn Commissioned by Center Theater Group, Los Angeles, CA Produced for The Goodspeed Opera House by Michael P. Price, Executive Producer Original Broadway Production Produced by Bob Boyett, Roger Berlind, Tim Levy, Ken Davenport, Ted Hartley, Stacey Mindich, Jan Bergere, Broadway Across America, Sharon Karmazin, Carl Moellenberg, Tom Miller and True Love Productions/Olympus Theatricals and Center Theatre Group Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. Directed and Choreographed by Jessica Sawyer Musical Direction by: Christie Chiles Twille

    Date: Sat, 03/18/2017 - 7:00pm

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    Cost: $13/Adults, $12/Students & Seniors, $11/Groups of 10+
  • 03.19 Devonshire Teen Performer's Present "13"
    A hilarious, coming of age musical about discovering that "cool" is sometimes where we least expect it. Saturdays, March 18 & 25 / 7P and Sundays, March 19 & 26 / 3P Tickets are available at The Devonshire Cultural Center or online at https://www.skokieparks.org/devtickets.html Music & Lyrics by Jason Robert Brown Book by Dan Elish and Robert Horn Commissioned by Center Theater Group, Los Angeles, CA Produced for The Goodspeed Opera House by Michael P. Price, Executive Producer Original Broadway Production Produced by Bob Boyett, Roger Berlind, Tim Levy, Ken Davenport, Ted Hartley, Stacey Mindich, Jan Bergere, Broadway Across America, Sharon Karmazin, Carl Moellenberg, Tom Miller and True Love Productions/Olympus Theatricals and Center Theatre Group Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. Directed and Choreographed by Jessica Sawyer Musical Direction by: Christie Chiles Twille

    Date: Sun, 03/19/2017 - 3:00pm

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    Cost: $13/Adults, $12/Students & Seniors, $11/Groups of 10+
  • 03.25 Devonshire Teen Performer's Present "13"
    A hilarious, coming of age musical about discovering that "cool" is sometimes where we least expect it. Saturdays, March 18 & 25 / 7P and Sundays, March 19 & 26 / 3P Tickets are available at The Devonshire Cultural Center or online at https://www.skokieparks.org/devtickets.html Music & Lyrics by Jason Robert Brown Book by Dan Elish and Robert Horn Commissioned by Center Theater Group, Los Angeles, CA Produced for The Goodspeed Opera House by Michael P. Price, Executive Producer Original Broadway Production Produced by Bob Boyett, Roger Berlind, Tim Levy, Ken Davenport, Ted Hartley, Stacey Mindich, Jan Bergere, Broadway Across America, Sharon Karmazin, Carl Moellenberg, Tom Miller and True Love Productions/Olympus Theatricals and Center Theatre Group Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. Directed and Choreographed by Jessica Sawyer Musical Direction by: Christie Chiles Twille

    Date: Sat, 03/25/2017 - 7:00pm

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    Cost: $13/Adults, $12/Students & Seniors, $11/Groups of 10+
  • 03.26 Cultural Day of Play: African - New
    Come visit the Skokie Heritage Museum for a cultural day of play. Learn about other cultures through their children’s games and crafts. Age: 7-11 410165-03 Su 3/26 1-2:30P

    Date: Sun, 03/26/2017 - 1:00pm

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    Cost: $8/$10
  • 03.26 Cultural Day of Play: Africa
    Come visit the Skokie Heritage Museum for a cultural day of play. Learn about other cultures through their children’s games and crafts. 410165-03

    Date: Sun, 03/26/2017 - 1:00pm

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    Cost: $8/$10
  • 03.26 French & Spanish Language Cafe
    Join other Spanish and French speakers for a cup of tea or coffee and enjoyable conversation in a friendly atmosphere Youth to Adults may drop in

    Date: Sun, 03/26/2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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    Cost: Free
  • 03.26 Devonshire Teen Performer's Present "13"
    A hilarious, coming of age musical about discovering that "cool" is sometimes where we least expect it. Saturdays, March 18 & 25 / 7P and Sundays, March 19 & 26 / 3P Tickets are available at The Devonshire Cultural Center or online at https://www.skokieparks.org/devtickets.html Music & Lyrics by Jason Robert Brown Book by Dan Elish and Robert Horn Commissioned by Center Theater Group, Los Angeles, CA Produced for The Goodspeed Opera House by Michael P. Price, Executive Producer Original Broadway Production Produced by Bob Boyett, Roger Berlind, Tim Levy, Ken Davenport, Ted Hartley, Stacey Mindich, Jan Bergere, Broadway Across America, Sharon Karmazin, Carl Moellenberg, Tom Miller and True Love Productions/Olympus Theatricals and Center Theatre Group Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. Directed and Choreographed by Jessica Sawyer Musical Direction by: Christie Chiles Twille

    Date: Sun, 03/26/2017 - 3:00pm

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    Cost: $13/Adults, $12/Students & Seniors, $11/Groups of 10+
  • 03.31 Thin Ice Ensemble Presents "The Miracle Worker"
  • 04.01 Thin Ice Ensemble Presents "The Miracle Worker"
  • 04.02 Thin Ice Ensemble Presents "The Miracle Worker"
  • 04.08 Breakfast or Lunch with Bunny
    Our furry friend will be on hand during both breakfast and lunch events. Crafts, games, raffles and photos with the Bunny are offered during the event. Preregistration is required. Fee is per person. Children under 1 are free.

    Date: Sat, 04/08/2017 - 9:30am

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  • 04.08 Night at the Museum: Sleepover
    Come in your pajamas and spend the night at the Skokie Heritage Museum. Visit the log cabin at night, watch Night at the Museum: Secrets of the Tomb, play historic games, make candles and other crafts. Snacks will be provided in the evening and breakfast in the morning. To provide us with pertinent information, please complete a Camper Information Form (CIF) when registering and provide a current e-mail address. Age: 8 – 11 Location: Skokie Heritage Museum 110158-01 Sa-Su 4/8-9 6:30P-10A

    Date: Sat, 04/08/2017 - 6:30pm to Sun, 04/09/2017 - 10:00am

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    Cost: $20/$25
  • 04.09 Skokie's Spring Greening
    Join us for this community green expo featuring: Reuse and recycling dropoff (see www.skokiespringgreening.org for acceptable items) Green products and services fair Recycled and repurposed crafters Family-friendly activities and live music Location: Niles North High School, 9800 N. Lawler Presented by: Skokie Park District, High School District 219, Skokie Chamber of Commerce, Skokie Public Library, Village of Skokie

    Date: Sun, 04/09/2017 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

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    Cost: Free
  • 04.22 Youth Theater: Cinderella
    Devonshire Young Performers Present "G2K Cinderella" The timeless enchantment of a magical fairytale is reborn in the version that has been especially designed for young performers and audiences. Performances: Saturdays, April 22 & 29 /7:00 p.m. and Sundays, April 23 & 30 / 3:00 p.m. Tickets are available at the Devonshire Cultural Center and online at https://www.skokieparks.org/devtickets.html. Music by Richard Rodgers Book & Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed Courtesy of The Rodgers and Hammerstein Library Inc. Directed by Gayle Starr Musical Direction Eileen Hand Choreography by Heather Kristan and Lynda Piatt

    Date: Sat, 04/22/2017 - 7:00pm

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    Cost: Adults: $10 Youth (2-17)/Seniors (50+): $9 Groups: $8 (10 or more)
  • 04.23 Earth Day Celebration
    EARTH DAY AROUND THE WORLD! Discover how different Skokie cultures recognize and celebrate Earth Day in their home countries, and join in Earth Day rituals, ceremonies and activities from around the world! Earth-friendly foods will be available for sale. * ANNUAL NATIVE PLANT SALE * Purchase native wildflowers and grasses ready for planting.

    Date: Sun, 04/23/2017 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm

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    Cost: Free Admission
  • 04.23 Devonshire Playhouse Young Performers Present "G2K Cinderella"
    The timeless enchantment of a magical fairytale is reborn in the version that has been especially designed for young performers and audiences. Music by Richard Rodgers Book & Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed Courtesy of The Rodgers and Hammerstein Library Inc. Directed by Gayle Starr Musical Direction Eileen Hand Choreography by Heather Kristan and Lynda Piatt Performances: Saturdays, April 22 & 29 /7:00 p.m. and Sundays, April 23 & 30 / 3:00 p.m. Tickets are available at the Devonshire Cultural Center and online at https://www.skokieparks.org/devtickets.html

    Date: Sun, 04/23/2017 - 3:00pm

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    Cost: Adults: $10 Youth (2-17)/Seniors (50+): $9 Groups: $8 (10 or more)
  • 04.29 Spring Flea Market
    Spring is the perfect time to declutter your house, apartment, garage, office! Collect your gently used and unwanted clothing, furniture, appliances, knick knacks and sell them at the Spring Flea Market. Your unwanted items can become another person's treasures! Pre-registration is required. Resident AND Non-Resident Registration begins Wednesday, February 15, 2017. Parking Space Only (1 space to sell out of/1 space to park your car in) $15 Residents and Non-Residents Parking Space w/Table & Chairs (1 space to sell out of/1 space to park your car in) $30 Residents and Non-Residents $30

    Date: Sat, 04/29/2017 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

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    Cost: Parking Space Only $15/Parking Space w/Table & Chairs $30
  • 04.29 Devonshire Playhouse Young Performers Present "G2K Cinderella"
    The timeless enchantment of a magical fairytale is reborn in the version that has been especially designed for young performers and audiences. Music by Richard Rodgers Book & Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed Courtesy of The Rodgers and Hammerstein Library Inc. Directed by Gayle Starr Musical Direction Eileen Hand Choreography by Heather Kristan and Lynda Piatt Performances: Saturdays, April 22 & 29 /7:00 p.m. and Sundays, April 23 & 30 / 3:00 p.m. Tickets are available at the Devonshire Cultural Center and online at https://www.skokieparks.org/devtickets.html

    Date: Sat, 04/29/2017 - 7:00pm

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    Cost: Adults: $10 Youth (2-17)/Seniors (50+): $9 Groups: $8 (10 or more)
  • 04.30 Cultural Day of Play : South American - New
    Come visit the Skokie Heritage Museum for a cultural day of play. Learn about other cultures through their children’s games and crafts. Age: 7-11 110165-01 Su 4/30 1-2:30P

    Date: Sun, 04/30/2017 - 1:00pm

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    Cost: $8/$10
  • 04.30 Devonshire Playhouse Young Performers Present "G2K Cinderella"
    The timeless enchantment of a magical fairytale is reborn in the version that has been especially designed for young performers and audiences. Music by Richard Rodgers Book & Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed Courtesy of The Rodgers and Hammerstein Library Inc. Directed by Gayle Starr Musical Direction Eileen Hand Choreography by Heather Kristan and Lynda Piatt Performances: Saturdays, April 22 & 29 /7:00 p.m. and Sundays, April 23 & 30 / 3:00 p.m. Tickets are available at the Devonshire Cultural Center and online at https://www.skokieparks.org/devtickets.html

    Date: Sun, 04/30/2017 - 3:00pm

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    Cost: Adults: $10 Youth (2-17)/Seniors (50+): $9 Groups: $8 (10 or more)
  • 05.05 Nature Center Art Show Reception
    AMERICAN NATURE SCENES * AN EXHIBITION OF NATURE ART Thursday Night Students of Leslie Hirshfield Reception: Friday, May 5 at 7pm Exhibit on Display: May 5 - June 30 Paintings and sketches depicting plants, animals and natural scenery found in North America are showcased at the Emily Oaks Nature Center art shows. Stop in to view the exhibits during regular building hours and enjoy the beauty of nature as interpreted by our local artists!

    Date: Fri, 05/05/2017 - 7:00pm

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    Cost: Free
  • 05.13 Spring Storytelling Campfire
    Experience the oldest form of entertainment by campfire and starlight! Professional storyteller, Mark Kater, will excite your imagination with springtime stories from around the world. Ages 4+.

    Date: Sat, 05/13/2017 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm

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    Cost: R $4 NR $4
  • 05.19 Spring Sing and S'mores Campfire
    Join us for an evening of singing, clapping and strumming around the campfire! Follow along on song sheets as we sing lively nature tunes and then make s'mores, a traditional campfire treat. Fee is per person. Ages 3+.

    Date: Fri, 05/19/2017 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm

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    Cost: R $4 NR $4
  • 05.19 International Short Films
    The Skokie Festival of Cultures will kickoff early again this year, featuring several free award-winning international short films at Oakton Park, the evening before the Festival. Drop by for 67 minutes of fun! Film titles TBA.

    Date: Fri, 05/19/2017 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm

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    Cost: free
  • 05.20 Skokie Festival of Cultures
    The 26th Annual Skokie Festival of Cultures celebrates the community's diversity with music, dance, entertainment, cultural booths, food and drink, merchandise vendors, a sponsor and community resource fair, a festival mini train, International Beer Tasting, International Short Films, and much more! Also on Sunday, May 21. Visit www.SkokieCultureFest.org for details.

    Date: Sat, 05/20/2017 - 11:00am to Sun, 05/21/2017 - 7:00pm

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    Cost: free
  • 05.31 Final Day: Register for Wiffleball
    The Final Day to register your 5-person team for the World Wiffle®​Ball Championship. Click here to register. Click here for information.

    Date: Wed, 05/31/2017 - 12:15am to 5:00pm

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    Cost: $149/team
  • 06.08 Movies in the Park - Moana
    Movies in the Park presents Moana (2016, PG) The movie will begin at Sunset at Lorel Park.

    Date: Thu, 06/08/2017 - 7:30pm

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  • 06.22 Movies in the Park - Some Like It Hot
    Movies in the Park presents Date Night Movie with Some Like It Hot (1959, PG) The movie will begin at Sunset at Lorel Park.

    Date: Thu, 06/22/2017 - 7:30pm

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  • 07.13 Movies in the Park - Secret Life of Pets
    Movies in the Park presents Secret Life of Pets (2016, PG) The movie will begin at Sunset at Lorel Park.

    Date: Thu, 07/13/2017 - 7:30pm

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  • 07.15 World Wiffleball Championship
    The 38th Annual World WiffleBall Championship, the world's largest and oldest, is set for July 15-16, 2017. Four- to five-player teams, ages 10+, will all play a four-game schedule on Saturday, followed by a single elimination tournament for top qualifiers on Sunday. The tournament will be played rain or shine.   Over the years, the event — which grew up in the shadow of Notre Dame's famed golden dome — has been featured on ESPN's SportsCenter, in Men's Health, in USA Today, in the book "101 Baseball Places to See Before You Strike Out" (ranked #27), and on Fox, CBS, ABC and NBC-TV. The tournament also has featured regional stops in Los Angeles; Baltimore; Eugene, Oregon; and Barcelona, Spain.   To enter your 5-person team: For information, please call Jim Bottorff at (847) 929-7171. For more information about the game of Wiffle®Ball, go to the World Wiffle®Ball Championship website.   Location: Channelside Park, Skokie, IL

    Date: Sat, 07/15/2017 - 8:00am to Sun, 07/16/2017 - 2:00pm

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    Cost: $149/team
  • 07.23 Dance and Music Open House
    Join us on Sunday July 23, 2017 from 1 - 3 pm for the Music and Dance Open House. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet all of the music and dance instructors and learn about the different instruments and classes that are taught at the Devonshire Cultural Center.

    Date: Sun, 07/23/2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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  • 08.10 Movies in the Park - Beauty and The Beast
    Movies in the Park presents Beauty and The Beast (1991, G) The movie will begin at Sunset at Lorel Park.

    Date: Thu, 08/10/2017 - 7:30pm

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