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Staff Report
6:53 am CST February 7, 2020


Fred’s Garage 

(574 Green Bay Road)

Every Friday: Fred’s Garage Fish Fry Fridays 

New Trier High School

(385 Winnetka Ave.)

7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7: Kinesis Dance Concert 

Saturday, Feb. 8: 37th Annual Jazz Festival

Mino’s Italian 

(985 Green Bay Road)

4:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23: Sunday nigh magic show 

The Book Stall 

(811 Elm St.) 

Wednesday, Feb. 12: Book Launch: The Falcon Thief


Tapas Gitana

(310 N. Happ Road)

6 p.m. every other Sunday: Live music  


Chicago Botanic Garden 

(1000 Lake Cook Road)

Starting Feb. 8 running until March 22: The Orchid Show

Writers Theatre 

(325 Tudor Court) 

Starting Feb. 5: “Stick Fly”


Wilmette Bowling Center

(1901 Schiller Ave.,(847) 251-0705)

11 a.m.-9 p.m. (10 p.m. on Friday, Saturday): Glow bowling and pizza all week long

Loyola Academy 

(1100 Laramie Ave.)

7 p.m. Feb. 19: Orchestra Concert 

Wilmette Rec Center

(3000 Glenview Road) 

Ongoing performances until Feb. 9: Wilmette Children’s Theatre Production: “How I Became A Pirate”

First Congregational Church 

(1125 Wilmette Ave.)

9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8: Square Dance Boot Camp



(1150 Willow Road, (847) 480-2323)

From open until close all week: bowling and bocce

Northbrook Hilton

(2855 Milwaukee Ave.)

Friday, Feb. 7: Daddy-Daughter Dance

Northbrook Theatre

(3323 Walters Ave.)

Ongoing performances of “Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical” 

Max and Benny’s 

(461 Waukegan Road)

Friday, Feb. 7: Chicago Baseball Chatter with Bruce Levine and Pat Hughes


Johnny’s Kitchen 

(1740 Milwaukee Ave. (847) 699-9999)

7:30 p.m. every Friday and Saturday: Live Music

Oil Lamp Theater 

(1723 Glenview Road) 

Running until March 1: Jake’s Women 

Ten Ninety Brewing Co. 

(1025 N. Waukegan Road, (224) 432-5472)

7-9 p.m. every Thursday: Trivia Night 

Glenview Park Center

(2400 Chestnut Ave.)

10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 9: Family Entertainment Series 


The Gorton Center

(400 East Illinois Road)

10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 7: 2020 Oscar nominated short films 

8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8: Chicago Comedy All Stars at Gorton

Lake Forest Parks and Recreation 

(400 Hastings Road)

5:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8: Daddy-Daughter Winter Ball  


The Humble Pub

(336 Green Bay Road, (847) 433-6360)

9 p.m. every Wednesday night: Open Jam

9 p.m. every Friday: Kara-Moe-ke


(431 Sheridan Road, (847) 432-0301)

7 p.m. every Monday: Trivia

28 Mile Vodka 

(454 Sheridan Road)

2-5 p.m. every Sunday: Country Sundays 

Every Friday night: Music in the Lounge 


Bennett Gordon Hall

8:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15: WindSync

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