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927 Noyes St.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 328-2795
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It’s a school, a performance venue, and a resource of truly unique and amazing talent including awe-inspiring aerialists, fire-breathers, stilt-walkers, and jugglers. This company revitalizes American theatre with performances as thrilling as a ...
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1900 Old Willow Rd.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(224) 326-2061
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North Shore's top choice when planning impactful interaction. The 96,000 square foot Sports and Events Center combines state-of-the-art indoor fields, courts and adaptable meeting space with experienced coaches and planners to deliver a wide ran...
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3919 Oakton St.
Skokie, IL 60077
(708) 613-5179
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British Swim School's fun and gentle teaching methods will educate your child on water survival skills and stroke advancement. Call today to drop in for single lessons or join one of our playful open swim events....
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711 Main St.
Evanston, IL 60202
(847) 866-7374
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A shop and a Pre-Historic Life Museum showcasing one of the largest private collections on display in United States. Selling authentic fossils, colored minerals, unique jewelry and large assortment of beads and precious and semi-precious stones ...
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4650 Brummel St.
Skokie, IL 60076
(847) 674-1500 ext. 2500
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Nature is truly appreciated at this 13 acre savanna and center. People of all ages will enjoy this natural oasis full of native wildflowers, grasses, oak trees, three-acre pond and trails. Some of the plants and animals that frequent the pond or...
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2100 Ridge Ave.
Evanston, IL 60201

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Swimming, boating, picnicking, and tennis facilities are available with miles of pretty biking and jogging paths along Lake Michigan. Beaches locations: Lighthouse Beach, Central Street at Sheridan Road; Clark Street Beach, Clark Street at Sheri...
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4701 Oakton St.
Skokie, IL 60076
(847) 674-1500 ext. 2700
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A great place for youngsters to play especially when the weather is unpleasant. Children and adults can explore together through lots of interactive stations. Make-believe in the costumed dress-up area, run your fingers through the water play ar...
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999 Green Bay Rd.
Glencoe, IL 60022
(847) 835-3030
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Right in your own backyard is Lake Michigan's most beautiful spot on the North Shore, Glencoe Beach. The beach is ideal for group and family outings, work picnics, or summer camp groups! Lifeguards are on duty daily during beach season. The beac...
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2008 Dempster St.
Evanston, IL 60202
(847) 777-3474
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A family-friendly facility that offers year-round swim lessons, birthday parties and open swim. A tropical environment, 90-degree pool and amenities like changing tables and family-style changing rooms make for an easy introduction to the pool ...
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1421 Milwaukee Ave.
Glenview, IL 60025
(847) 299-6096
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The Grove offers 145 acres of nature preserve with trails to walk through woodland, prairie and natural wetlands. Visitors will enjoy the Interpretive Center filled with exhibits of native animals. Learn about the local history of The Kennicott ...
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9603 Woods Dr.
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 967-4800
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Hands-on, experiential galleries engage kids 8-12 in an interactive experience through compelling stories and real-word scenarios. Children are given the opportunity to reflect on how their personal choices have consequences for others, and are ...
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2100 Patriot Blvd.
Glenview, IL 60026
(847) 832-6600
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Offering hands-on, interactive exhibits designed exclusively for children. Learning is fun and interesting here. A visit to a grocery store, a veterinarian's office as well as a day care inhabited by dolls allow children to participate in adult ...
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2024 Mc Cormick Blvd.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 448-8256
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Stretching along a three-quarter mile segment of McCormick Boulevard on a narrow, 23 acre strip of reclaimed land following the diagonal course of the North Shore Channel, the arboretum is an area of natural beauty and recreation open year-round...
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430 Asbury Ave.
Evanston, IL 60202
(847) 807-3731
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Little Beans Café is an imaginative playspace and recreational center for kids 0-12 years. Offering open drop-in play for kids 0-6 years in Little Beans and for kids 5-12 years in Big Beans. Also offering drop-in play and scheduled activities in...
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2705 Techny Rd.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 272-7250
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Providing individuals in Northbrook and the surrounding areas with programs and tools that will help them become healthier, more connected and confident with trained and knowledgeable staff, state of the art fitness facility and exceptional prog...
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1150 Willow Rd.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 480-2323
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This distinctive 40,000 sq. ft. dining and entertainment venue features an exceptional Italian-American bistro with crisp flat breads, BBQ pulled pork and plenty of pasta dishes. There are 18 bowling lanes and six bocce courts; a year-round out...
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9300 Weber Park Pl.
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 674-1500 ext. 2900
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Listen closely and you can hear the echoes of legends Scott Hamilton, Denis Savard, Evan Lysacek, Sasha Cohen and Stan Mikita. Whether your preference is hockey, figure skating, or recreational skating, the arena has something for everyone. Prog...
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3459 Oakton St.
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 674-1500 ext. 3100
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Featuring one of the top 100 rated ranges in the U.S., complete with a two-tier, 40 station range with an automatic tee-up system. The driving range features a fiber built hitting system, lights for evening practice and eleven heated stalls for...
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3459 Oakton St.
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 674-1500 ext. 2721
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This fun facility features include five slides, a fully-accessible Sprayground, and interactive multi-level play area. The large splashing water bucket is always a hit. Lanes for lap swim, locker room with showers, lifeguard facilities, concessi...
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2400 Chestnut Ave.
Glenview, IL 60026
(847) 486-5372
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No matter what the season, there’s always plenty of water fun at the Glenview Park District’s four-pool indoor aquatic center. Bring the whole family to enjoy the Play Pool, sloping from zero depth to 3 ½ feet with waterslide and interactive wat...
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1510 Wagner Rd.
Glenview, IL 60025
(847) 657-1506
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One of the last working dairy farms in Cook County is open to the public for recreation and learning. Explore the world of American agriculture and rural life as it existed in 1920-1950s. See how bread was made in a wood stove, take a hay ride o...
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999 Green Bay Rd.
Glencoe, IL 60022
(847) 835-3030
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Glencoe Park District’s outdoor refrigerated skating facility, operates (weather permitting) the day after Thanksgiving through the first Sunday in March. This unique facility is the home of figure skating lessons, ice hockey, and recreational s...
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327 W. Dundee Rd.
Wheeling, IL 60090
(847) 465-3333
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Make a SPLASH at the Wheeling Park District's Family Aquatic Center this summer! Enjoy water playgrounds, water basketball, tube and body slides, drop slides, a zero depth pool, lap lanes, sand volleyball, diving boards, spacious locker rooms, a...
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540 Hibbard Rd.
Winnetka, IL 60093
(847) 501-2040
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Over 23 acres of park land adjacent to scenic Lake Michigan. Winnetka Park District operates three swim beaches (Elder Lane, Maple Street and Tower Road), one boat Launch and Sailing Center (Lloyd) and for our four-legged friends a Dog Beach (C...
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490 Hibbard Rd.
Winnetka, IL 60070
(847) 501-2060
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Open September through May each year. Play hockey, practice your figure skating skills or enjoy a recreational skating or watch an Ice Show. The area features a full sheet of ice, lounge, concessions, locker room and public access Wi-Fi. Hall...
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490 Hibbard Rd.
Winnetka, IL 60093
(847) 501-2060

Platform Tennis also known as paddle tennis is played outdoors in fall, winter and spring. The sport has many advantages: it’s easy to learns, it’s great exercise, it’s a social sport, and it can be enjoyed by players of any age or ability. The ...