Calendar

September 2014

Chess on the EDGE @ Edgewater Branch Chicago Public Library
September 16, 2014 @ 5:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Chess on the EDGE meets on the first and third Tuesday evenings of every month for open play and other chess-related activities. We aim to provide a friendly and encouraging environment where matches can be[...]
Uncommon Ground Open Mic @ Uncommon Ground Devon
September 16, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Open Mic at Uncommon Ground is one of the best in the city. Sponsored by Shure, and hosted by Eric Michaels. Sign up at 7pm, Open Mic starts at 8pm.
Bouncy Baby Time @ Edgewater Branch Chicago Public Library
September 17, 2014 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Wednesdays in the community room. Each 45-minute weekly session emphasizes adult-child interaction and presents books, fingerplays, songs and toys for babies. Registration is required for the six-week series. For children ages 0-18 months with a[...]
Toddler Art @ Edgewater Branch Chicago Public Library
September 17, 2014 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Wednesdays in the community room. Each 45-minute weekly session features interactive stories, picture books, fingerplays, songs, and a craft for terrific toddlers. Registration is required for the six-week series. For children ages 19-35 months with[...]
Ugly Art @ Edgewater Branch Chicago Public Library
September 17, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Discover your artistic self at our “ugly” art program. Plan to get messy and have fun with hands-on art projects in the community room. Registration is required. For children ages 6 and up.
Reproductive Justice Forum @ Lifeline Theater
September 17, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Featuring State Representative Kelly Cassidy (D-Chicago) 14th District. During this forum, community members and elected officials will learn about reproductive injustice, its impact on their communities and how they can become reproductive justice advocates.
September 18, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
Here is Your Alibi April 17, 2014 A monthly, FREE, BYOB Comedy Showcase! Every 3rd Thursday @ 8pm Free. BYOB. No Excuse. The Frontier 1106 W. Thorndale (steps away from the Thorndale Red Line) featuring:[...]
Discovery Time @ Edgewater Branch Chicago Public Library
September 19, 2014 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Fridays in the children’s area. Little ones are invited to drop in and participate in play time activities designed for them. Come build with blocks, play with puzzles and games, and explore new books! For[...]
Preschool Story Time @ Edgewater Branch Chicago Public Library
September 19, 2014 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Fridays in the community room. Each 45-minute weekly program features storytelling, picture books, stretches, fingerplays, and music for children. Registration is required for the six-week series. For children ages 3-5.
Weekly Wine Tasting @ Independent Spirits, Inc.
September 19, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – September 19, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
Enjoy a themed (different each week!) wine tasting at the end of the week at Edgewater’s newest wine and spirits shop! You’ve earned it!
Honky Tonk Happy Hour @ Uncommon Ground Devon
September 19, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – September 19, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
Features rotating music acts every Friday starting at  6pm in the bar. Some of the rotating acts included are: Dogpatch Ramblers Country Doctors Moonshine & Honeysuckle The Black Willoughbys Crop Dusters J & D Crazee Heart And Many More!!
Edgewater Farmers Market @ True Nature Foods
September 20, 2014 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Edgewater Farmers Market @ True Nature Foods | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The 2014 Edgewater Farmers Market kicks off Saturday, June 14! 2014 Vendor Application (entire season – farms, producers, etc.) 2014 Chamber Table Application (one Saturday out of the season – local businesses and organizations looking for exposure)[...]
Family Movie Matinee @ Edgewater Branch Chicago Public Library
September 20, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fun for the whole family in the community room.
September 21, 2014 @ 2:00 pm
Oktoberfest at Uncommon Ground @ Uncommon Ground | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Join Uncommon Ground for their annual family friendly Oktoberfest BBQ featuring food, live music, and Greenstar Beer! Kids performance by Laura Doherty at 3 p.m. Honky Tonk Happy Hour Band at 5 p.m. and 6:30[...]
Teen Space @ Edgewater Branch Chicago Public Library
September 22, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Mondays in the second floor lounge. Done with your homework or just ready for a break? Stick around to hang out in our talk-friendly, no-studying-required space for teens in grades 9 to 12. Participants must[...]
Lawyerpalooza @ Fat Cat Bar
September 23, 2014 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Join Uptown Business Partners and Northside Attorneys Group for Lawyerpalooza! NAG will provide event attendees with basic information about a range of legal topics applicable to business owners, managers, and employees. Discussions will begin at[...]
Uncommon Ground Open Mic @ Uncommon Ground Devon
September 23, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Open Mic at Uncommon Ground is one of the best in the city. Sponsored by Shure, and hosted by Eric Michaels. Sign up at 7pm, Open Mic starts at 8pm.
Bouncy Baby Time @ Edgewater Branch Chicago Public Library
September 24, 2014 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Wednesdays in the community room. Each 45-minute weekly session emphasizes adult-child interaction and presents books, fingerplays, songs and toys for babies. Registration is required for the six-week series. For children ages 0-18 months with a[...]
Toddler Art @ Edgewater Branch Chicago Public Library
September 24, 2014 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Wednesdays in the community room. Each 45-minute weekly session features interactive stories, picture books, fingerplays, songs, and a craft for terrific toddlers. Registration is required for the six-week series. For children ages 19-35 months with[...]
The Forbidden Book Club @ Edgewater Branch Chicago Public Library
September 25, 2014 @ 4:00 pm
For teens. Do you have a book you can’t put down? One you can’t stop talking about? Did your favorite book just turn into a movie? Is your favorite movie based on a book?! Come[...]
Romantic Comedy Movie Screening @ Edgewater Branch Chicago Public Library
September 25, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm
In the community room.
Discovery Time @ Edgewater Branch Chicago Public Library
September 26, 2014 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Fridays in the children’s area. Little ones are invited to drop in and participate in play time activities designed for them. Come build with blocks, play with puzzles and games, and explore new books! For[...]
Preschool Story Time @ Edgewater Branch Chicago Public Library
September 26, 2014 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
Fridays in the community room. Each 45-minute weekly program features storytelling, picture books, stretches, fingerplays, and music for children. Registration is required for the six-week series. For children ages 3-5.
Weekly Wine Tasting @ Independent Spirits, Inc.
September 26, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – September 26, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
Enjoy a themed (different each week!) wine tasting at the end of the week at Edgewater’s newest wine and spirits shop! You’ve earned it!
Honky Tonk Happy Hour @ Uncommon Ground Devon
September 26, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – September 26, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
Features rotating music acts every Friday starting at  6pm in the bar. Some of the rotating acts included are: Dogpatch Ramblers Country Doctors Moonshine & Honeysuckle The Black Willoughbys Crop Dusters J & D Crazee Heart And Many More!!
Edgewater Farmers Market @ True Nature Foods
September 27, 2014 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Edgewater Farmers Market @ True Nature Foods | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The 2014 Edgewater Farmers Market kicks off Saturday, June 14! 2014 Vendor Application (entire season – farms, producers, etc.) 2014 Chamber Table Application (one Saturday out of the season – local businesses and organizations looking for exposure)[...]
Panel Discussion: Revolution at the Border @ Edgewater Branch Chicago Public Library
September 27, 2014 @ 2:00 pm
Zapata’s legacy—and the legacy of the Mexican Revolution itself—remains a subject of scholarly discussion and political debate. This panel will explore these topics alongside questions that are closer to home in place and time: how[...]
Edgewater Back to School 5k Run/Walk @ Edgewater Back to School 5k Run/Walk
September 28, 2014 @ 8:00 am
Edgewater Back to School 5k Run/Walk @ Edgewater Back to School 5k Run/Walk | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Edgewater Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Alderman Harry Osterman, Star Events, and 11 local schools to produce the first annual Edgewater 5k Run/Walk. The Edgewater 5k provides the perfect opportunity to enjoy everything[...]
Teen Space @ Edgewater Branch Chicago Public Library
September 29, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Mondays in the second floor lounge. Done with your homework or just ready for a break? Stick around to hang out in our talk-friendly, no-studying-required space for teens in grades 9 to 12. Participants must[...]
Free Flu Shots @ 48th Ward Office
September 30, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Chicago Dept. of Public Health will be giving free flu shots to anyone 6 months of age or older. No advance registration is required. If you have a Medicare card, please bring it with[...]