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Sunday, November 23, 2014
Actors Gymnasium Winter 1 Session (8:00 am)
Registration is open for winter classes at the Actors Gymnasium, a circus and performing arts school that is home to some of the most exciting classes and performances in the Chicagoland area. Fall Session runs from November 10 - January 25, with classes for kids, teens, and adults. Offerings include: parent- tot classes, tumbling, circus arts, aerial arts, drama, parkour, physical theater, contortion, stage combat, gymnastics, and more! We are located at 927 Noyes Street, Evanston, IL 60201 (right off of the CTA Noyes Stop on the Purple Line). Classes fill quickly so register now at www.actorsgymnasium.org.

Email : email@actorsgymnasium.org Url: http://www.actorsgymnasium.org/
Live Blues At The Celtic Knot (9:30 pm)
Come on into Evanston's pub for live Blues from local guitarist Chainsaw Dupont. Never a cover and always a fresh pint at the ready at the Celtic Knot.

Contact Info : Max LeBien Email : celticknotpub@sbcglobal.net Url: http://www.celticknotpub.com
Storytelling In The Snug With Scott Whitehair And Stephanie Douglass (8:00 am - 10:00 am)
Sunday, November 23 8 pm Storytelling in the Snug with SCOTT WHITEHAIR & STEPHANIE DOUGLASS Stephanie Douglass is a farmer, writer, and performer. Over the past few years, she has worked in the Middle East, East Africa, and alternative schools on Chicago’s west side… She is a Moth GrandSLAM winner, and during the week, she grows delicious, organic veggies and trains people with employment barriers for Growing Home. Scott is the co-host and producer of This Much Is True, and creator of Story Lab Chicago. He has told stories anywhere somebody will listen, including The Steppenwolf, Chicago Public Radio, Risk! Podcast, Write Club, Here’s the Story, Grown Folks Stories, Story Club, Chicago Slam Works, 2nd Story, Essay Fiesta, and Real Talk Live, to name just a few. Scott is a MothSLAM Chicago winner and Runner-Up at The 2012 Windy City Story Slam All-City Championships. There will be NO COVER CHARGE for this wonderful event, but we will "pass the hat" for Stephanie and Scott that evening. **PLEASE NOTE** Seating in the Snug is very limited. Come early to reserve your seats, have a meal in our dining room, and then retire with your drinks to the coziness of the Snug for storytelling!! Reservations for dinner and storytelling or for storytelling alone are strongly recommended.

Contact Info : The Celtic Knot Public House 626 Church Street Evanston IL 60201 847-864-1679 Email : celticknotpub@sbcglobal.net Url: http://www.celticknotpub.com
Kids Eat Free! (5:00 pm)
Dine in after 5pm and purchase a full price entree and a child 10 and under gets an entree off the kids menu, FREE!

Contact Info : Trattoria Demi 1571 Sherman Ave. Evanston IL 847-332-2330 Email : dbaske@hotmail.com Url: http://trattoriademi.com
The Woman's Club Of Evanston Cornucopia (All Day)

THE WOMAN’S CLUB OF EVANSTON’S CORNUCOPIA

Holiday gift/art fair for Chicago area charities

WHAT:  A juried holiday art/gift show open to the public and showcasing 55 carefully-selected vendors who hand-make the best things for holiday shopping

WHEN:  November 21st, 22nd, 23rd (Preview November 4th)

WHERE: The Woman’s Club of Evanston, 1702 Chicago Ave., Evanston, Illinois 

TIME:    Friday, 5 pm – 9 pm; Saturday, 10 am – 5 pm; Sunday, 12 noon – 4 pm

WHY:  All proceeds from booth and admissions fees go to the Woman's Club General Fund and are then donated to local charities.

HOW: Tickets can be purchased at http://cornucopia.wcofe.org  or at the door. Discounts available until November 4th or in person at Talbot’s Old Orchard on November 4th. (RSVP on website.)

COST:  Three-day passes are $12 now and $15 after November 4th; Friday-only tickets are $8 now and $10 after November 4th; Saturday and Sunday are each $5 now and $6 after November 4th.

CONTACT:    For more information about this event, please call (847) 475-3800.

For more information about The Woman’s Club of Evanston’s Cornucopia, visit http://cornucopia.wcofe.org



Contact Info : The Woman’s Club of Evanston, 1702 Chicago Ave., Evanston, IL 60201 847-475-3800 www.wcofe.org For more information, contact: Christina Coons wcepublicrelations@gmail.com
Monday, November 24, 2014
Actors Gymnasium Winter 1 Session (8:00 am)
Registration is open for winter classes at the Actors Gymnasium, a circus and performing arts school that is home to some of the most exciting classes and performances in the Chicagoland area. Fall Session runs from November 10 - January 25, with classes for kids, teens, and adults. Offerings include: parent- tot classes, tumbling, circus arts, aerial arts, drama, parkour, physical theater, contortion, stage combat, gymnastics, and more! We are located at 927 Noyes Street, Evanston, IL 60201 (right off of the CTA Noyes Stop on the Purple Line). Classes fill quickly so register now at www.actorsgymnasium.org.

Email : email@actorsgymnasium.org Url: http://www.actorsgymnasium.org/
Bluegrass At The Knot (8:00 pm)
The Mudflapps play some fine Bluegrass/Roots/Country music every Monday night in the pub. Food served until late. Beer and cocktail specials. Never a cover.

Contact Info : The Celtic Knot Public House 626 Church Street, Evanston 847-864-1679 Email : celticknotpub@sbcglobal.net Url: http://www.celticknotpub.com
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Actors Gymnasium Winter 1 Session (8:00 am)
Registration is open for winter classes at the Actors Gymnasium, a circus and performing arts school that is home to some of the most exciting classes and performances in the Chicagoland area. Fall Session runs from November 10 - January 25, with classes for kids, teens, and adults. Offerings include: parent- tot classes, tumbling, circus arts, aerial arts, drama, parkour, physical theater, contortion, stage combat, gymnastics, and more! We are located at 927 Noyes Street, Evanston, IL 60201 (right off of the CTA Noyes Stop on the Purple Line). Classes fill quickly so register now at www.actorsgymnasium.org.

Email : email@actorsgymnasium.org Url: http://www.actorsgymnasium.org/
Bluegrass At The Knot (8:00 pm)
The Mudflapps play some fine Bluegrass/Roots/Country music every Monday night in the pub. Food served until late. Beer and cocktail specials. Never a cover.

Contact Info : The Celtic Knot Public House 626 Church Street, Evanston 847-864-1679 Email : celticknotpub@sbcglobal.net Url: http://www.celticknotpub.com
Half Price Pizza! (5:00 pm)
Dine in after 5pm for half off all regular size pizzas!

Contact Info : Trattoria Demi 1571 Sherman Ave. Evanston IL 847-332-2330 Email : dbaske@hootmail.com Url: http://trattoriademi.com
Eclectic Celtic Music Session At The Celtic Knot (7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)
Come on by and eat some dinner, drink a couple of drinks and hang out in Downtown Evanstons' local pub. This music session puts the Celtic in eclectic. Never a cover.

Contact Info : The Celtic Knot Public House 626 Church Street, Evanston 847-864-1679 Email : celticknotpub@sbcglobal.net Url: http://www.celticknotpub.com
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Actors Gymnasium Winter 1 Session (8:00 am)
Registration is open for winter classes at the Actors Gymnasium, a circus and performing arts school that is home to some of the most exciting classes and performances in the Chicagoland area. Fall Session runs from November 10 - January 25, with classes for kids, teens, and adults. Offerings include: parent- tot classes, tumbling, circus arts, aerial arts, drama, parkour, physical theater, contortion, stage combat, gymnastics, and more! We are located at 927 Noyes Street, Evanston, IL 60201 (right off of the CTA Noyes Stop on the Purple Line). Classes fill quickly so register now at www.actorsgymnasium.org.

Email : email@actorsgymnasium.org Url: http://www.actorsgymnasium.org/
Kids Eat Free At The Celtic Knot Public House (11:30 am)
Wednesdays are Family Day at The Celtic Knot Public House- Kids Eat Free! Every Wednesday from 11:30 am to 9 pm, one child 12 and under can enjoy a selection from our Kids' Menu with every adult meal purchased.

Contact Info : The Celtic Knot Public House 626 Church Street Evanston IL 60201 847-864-1679 Email : celticknotpub@sbcglobal.net Url: http://www.celticknotpub.com
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Actors Gymnasium Winter 1 Session (8:00 am)
Registration is open for winter classes at the Actors Gymnasium, a circus and performing arts school that is home to some of the most exciting classes and performances in the Chicagoland area. Fall Session runs from November 10 - January 25, with classes for kids, teens, and adults. Offerings include: parent- tot classes, tumbling, circus arts, aerial arts, drama, parkour, physical theater, contortion, stage combat, gymnastics, and more! We are located at 927 Noyes Street, Evanston, IL 60201 (right off of the CTA Noyes Stop on the Purple Line). Classes fill quickly so register now at www.actorsgymnasium.org.

Email : email@actorsgymnasium.org Url: http://www.actorsgymnasium.org/
Friday, November 28, 2014
Actors Gymnasium Winter 1 Session (8:00 am)
Registration is open for winter classes at the Actors Gymnasium, a circus and performing arts school that is home to some of the most exciting classes and performances in the Chicagoland area. Fall Session runs from November 10 - January 25, with classes for kids, teens, and adults. Offerings include: parent- tot classes, tumbling, circus arts, aerial arts, drama, parkour, physical theater, contortion, stage combat, gymnastics, and more! We are located at 927 Noyes Street, Evanston, IL 60201 (right off of the CTA Noyes Stop on the Purple Line). Classes fill quickly so register now at www.actorsgymnasium.org.

Email : email@actorsgymnasium.org Url: http://www.actorsgymnasium.org/
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Actors Gymnasium Winter 1 Session (8:00 am)
Registration is open for winter classes at the Actors Gymnasium, a circus and performing arts school that is home to some of the most exciting classes and performances in the Chicagoland area. Fall Session runs from November 10 - January 25, with classes for kids, teens, and adults. Offerings include: parent- tot classes, tumbling, circus arts, aerial arts, drama, parkour, physical theater, contortion, stage combat, gymnastics, and more! We are located at 927 Noyes Street, Evanston, IL 60201 (right off of the CTA Noyes Stop on the Purple Line). Classes fill quickly so register now at www.actorsgymnasium.org.

Email : email@actorsgymnasium.org Url: http://www.actorsgymnasium.org/
Evanston Tree Lighting (All Day)

Celebrate The Holiday Tree Lighting on Saturday, November 29, 2014. Spend the day supporting small businesses on Small Business Saturday with plenty of in-store happenings and special discounts. Entertainment will begin at 5pm in Fountain Square prior to the Tree Lighting, with the actual Tree Lighting taking place at 5:30pm.

Get to Fountain Square early to secure your spot for live, local entertainment and then help welcome Frozen's Elsa, Anna and Olaf, along with Santa, Mrs. Claus and Mayor Tisdahl as they make their way to light the tree!

Stay for a live musical performance by Elsa, Anna and Olaf immediately following the Tree Lighting!

We invite event-goers to stick around after the entertainment and dine in one of the many local restaurants downtown. 



Contact Info : Downtown Evanston, (847) 866-6319 Email : info@downtownevanston.org Url: http://www.downtownevanston.org
Downtown Evanston's Tree Lighting & All Day Holiday Events At The Merion (12:00 - noon - 9:00 pm)
JOIN THE MERION AND THE CRYSTAL LOUNGE on Saturday, November 29th for Downtown Evanston’s Annual Tree Lighting & ‘Small Business Saturday’ All-Day Holiday Event! Holiday themed events will be held all throughout the day at The Merion and The Crystal Lounge from 12pm - 9pm. Cookies, warm cider, and special liquors will be for sale. 12:00 Cookie Crawl Stop at The Merion 1:00 Cozy Lunch Specials at The Crystal Lounge 2:30 Holiday Singers in front of The Merion 3:30 “Art Under Glass” Showcase at The Merion By bringing art to the walkable urban landscape, Art Under Glass helps to revitalize downtown, increase community engagement, highlight local creativity, and stimulate the local economy. 4:30 Toasty Dinner Specials at The Crystal Lounge 5:30 Tree Lighting at Fountain Square (Davis St. & Orrington Ave.) Downtown Evanston’s annual tradition also features a live musical performance with the cast of “Frozen” - Elsa, Anna, & Olaf. 6:30 Visit from Santa with the 2nd Baptist Church Choir at The Merion Coming all the way from the North Pole, Santa makes his stop at The Merion to take photos with the kids and find out what the little one’s want this year! GET OUT AND SHOP SMALL® Small Business Saturday® was founded in 2010 by American Express to help business owners with their most pressing need - getting more customers. Four years later, shoppers across the nation continue to rally in support of small businesses on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Shop at local small businesses and spread the word on social media using #ShopSmall

Contact Info : Emily Wren Baxter, Social Director Email : emily@merionevanston.com Url: http://www.merionevanston.com
Kids Eat Free! (5:00 pm)
Dine in after 5pm and purchase a full price entree and a child 10 and under gets an entree off the kids menu, FREE!

Contact Info : Trattoria Demi 1571 Sherman Ave. Evanston IL 847-332-2330 Email : dbaske@hotmail.com Url: http://trattoriademi.com
Sunday, November 30, 2014
Actors Gymnasium Winter 1 Session (8:00 am)
Registration is open for winter classes at the Actors Gymnasium, a circus and performing arts school that is home to some of the most exciting classes and performances in the Chicagoland area. Fall Session runs from November 10 - January 25, with classes for kids, teens, and adults. Offerings include: parent- tot classes, tumbling, circus arts, aerial arts, drama, parkour, physical theater, contortion, stage combat, gymnastics, and more! We are located at 927 Noyes Street, Evanston, IL 60201 (right off of the CTA Noyes Stop on the Purple Line). Classes fill quickly so register now at www.actorsgymnasium.org.

Email : email@actorsgymnasium.org Url: http://www.actorsgymnasium.org/
Kids Eat Free! (5:00 pm)
Dine in after 5pm and purchase a full price entree and a child 10 and under gets an entree off the kids menu, FREE!

Contact Info : Trattoria Demi 1571 Sherman Ave. Evanston IL 847-332-2330 Email : dbaske@hotmail.com Url: http://trattoriademi.com
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