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Wheel & Sprocket Craft Bike & Beer Night on Jan. 21

Wheel & Sprocket Craft Bike & Beer Night on Jan. 21

Celebrate the Next Decade of Biking with the team at Wheel & Sprocket! Please join the Evanston team for a fun evening to thank you for your support and celebrate a one-of-kind bike collection.   Stop by after work to enjoy craft bikes and Smylie Brothers brews, plus pizza because they won the Wheel & Sprocket Halloween Decor Social Media Contest! 

Learn about craft bikes including Trek Project One Bikes and cool customer bikes. Very special sneak peak of fun new eBikes by Trek, Electra, Riese & Muller, and so much more. See you soon!

Where: Wheel & Sprocket | 1027 Davis S.
When: Tuesday, Jan. 21, 5-7pm
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The Woman's Club of Evanston "DISCOVER" Annual Showcase on Jan. 22

The Woman's Club of Evanston "DISCOVER" Annual Showcase on Jan. 22

Take the stress out of event planning by meeting the vendors you need to make your vision come to life in one location. DISCOVER Annual Event Showcase will be a low pressure environment to try tasty bites, get inspired by décor and florals, and make connections with other event specialists in our elegant Clubhouse. 

Upon entering the door, at DISCOVER you will be greeted with food, drinks, music, and plenty of entertainment. 

Admission is free, pre-registered guests receive a gift bag.

Where: The Woman's Club of Evanston | 1702 Chicago Ave.
When: Wednesday, January 22, 5:30-8pm
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Rice Evanston Event Raises Money for Children's Home & Aid

Rice Evanston Event Raises Money for Children's Home & Aid

Several downtown Evanston businesses are offering classes to raise money for Children's Home & Aid. Check out the schedule below and sign up at the link below. Each class is $25 and will be donated to the organization. 

January 10, Boxing Class at Title Boxing
January 11, 60-minute workout at Orange Theory
January 12, Vinyasa Flow at North Shore Yoga
January 14, REP Class at SPENGA
January 24, Parents Night Out at One River School of Art + Design
January 25, Basic Necklace Stringing at Ayla's Originals
February 8, Printmaking Demo and Tour at MAKE Studio
February 29, Hatha Continuing and Hatha Basics at Grateful Yoga
March 7, Studio Spin at Evanston Athletic Club 

Thanks to the businesses for supporting this organization! 

Where: Throughout Evanston
When: Jan. 10 to March 7
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Patisserie Coralie Hosts High Tea by Coralie

Patisserie Coralie Hosts High Tea by Coralie

Warm up with friends and family at a special afternoon High Tea at Patisserie Coralie! Offered daily from 12-4pm, the High Tea features a selection of artisanal teas, a macaron and madeline, finger sandwiches, and a premium pastries. $25 for adults; $14.95 for kids 12 and younger (tax and gratuity not included). Book 24 hours in advance by calling 847.905.0491.

Where: Patisserie Coralie | 600
When: Daily, 12-4pm (Must book 24 hours in advance)
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Cupitol Special Offers in January

Cupitol Special Offers in January

Cupitol is celebrating the new year with several specials! See below and head over to Cupitol throughout the month.

- Continue the end of the year cheer with the new Cupitol Happy Hour! From 4-6PM every day, enjoy half-priced Cupitol Cinnamon Spiced Old Fashion, $5 beer and wine, and $3 prosecco at both locations!

- Cupitol customers love breakfast so January’s special is two eggs, pancakes, and a choice of meat (Jones Bacon, Chicken Sausage) for $10 ALL DAY Monday – Friday. 

- Bring the kids for Kids Happy Hour on Wednesdays from 4-6PM! During Kids Happy Hour, kids receive a free kids’ meal with the purchase of any adult meal.  

- Cupitol’s croissants are legendary and in January we’re introducing two new flavors - Pistachio and Mango Chocolate.

Where: Cupitol | 812 Grove Street
When: January
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Next of Kin Restaurant Offers Private Dome Dining!

Next of Kin Restaurant Offers Private Dome Dining!

Gather & enjoy a festive outdoor dining experience in a private Next of Kin Patio Dome!

Reservations provide you and your guests 2 hours to lounge, drink, & dine in a patio dome all your own. Enjoy cozy furnishings & cool cocktails - even sync to a bluetooth speaker to play your favorite jams. We're the only spot in Evanston offering this private patio experience, so book your date & time while it's still available! Click on link below.

Where: Next of Kin Restaurant | 625 Davis St.
When: Through February
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Evanston Community Foundations Hosts Free Workshops for Nonprofits

Evanston Community Foundations Hosts Free Workshops for Nonprofits

Evanston Community Foundations is hosting 6 workshops titled "Move Forward with 2020 Vision," from January through November, 2020. These offer frequent learning and networking opportunities for staff and board members of Evanston nonprofits and organizations. Facilitated by experts, the workshops are offered free of charge, and advance registration is required. 

The workshops will be held at One Rotary Center, 1560 Sherman Ave., Evanston. All workshops are listed below and the schedule is 5pm dinner; 5:30pm - 8pm program. Follow link below to register. 

January 22: Knowledge is Power: Investing in Your People is Investing in Your Mission 
February 18: Community Building: What is our Collective Story?
April 1: Connecting to the Mission: How is the Mission Part of My Own Story?
April 28: Nonprofit Financial Statements: The Intersection of Finance and Mission Advancement
October 21: Know Your Numbers: How Needs-Based Budgeting Leads to Investment-Level Gifts 
November 18: Agile Techniques for Nonprofit Team Building



Where: Evanston Community Foundation | One Rotary Center, 1560 Sherman Ave.
When: Wednesday, January 22, 2020
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Found Hosts Vinyl & Whiskey Night on Tuesdays

Found Hosts Vinyl & Whiskey Night on Tuesdays

Tuesday nights are Vinyl & Whiskey Night at Found! Bring in your own vinyl collection or choose something in-house... While you listen, whiskey aficionado Vanessa Villagomez will be on hand to drink and taste through our fun and fabulous whiskey list with you. 


Where: Found | 1631 Chicago Ave.
When: Tuesdays
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Found Hosts Burlesque Revue on January 23

Found Hosts Burlesque Revue on January 23

Found is thrilled to again host our Quarterly Burlesque Revue. Eva curates each show to be unique, the dances nor the costumes ever repeat!  The show consists of 4 dances and 3 dancers and run approximately 1 hour.  Reserved seating is available with a dinner reservation.  Please call 847-868-8945 and let us know that you want to have dinner before the show!

8:00pm doors, $20 cover. Reserved seating available with a dinner reservation

Where: Found | 1631 Chicago Ave.
When: Thursday, January 23, 8-10pm
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Koi Evanston Hosts Annual Lion Dance on Jan. 25

Koi Evanston Hosts Annual Lion Dance on Jan. 25

Celebrate the Chinese New Year at Koi's annual Lion Dance! Book your reservation to enjoy delicious food and traditional entertainment. 

Where: Koi Evanston | 624 Davis St.
When: Saturday, January 25, 7:30pm
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Viet Nom Nom & Sketchbook Host "Beers & Noms" on Jan. 25

Viet Nom Nom & Sketchbook Host "Beers & Noms" on Jan. 25

Beers + NOMs. Does it get any better?

Viet Nom Nom is partnering with Sketchbook Brewing to host a dinner pop-up in the brand spankin' new taproom. No tickets to attend, admission is FREE. Come one, come all for tasty brews and delicious NOMs!

Where: Sketchbook Brewing | 821 Chicago Ave.
When: January 25, 4-8pm
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Celtic Knot annual Robbie Burns Night on January 26

Celtic Knot annual Robbie Burns Night on January 26

Come out for the Celtic Knot's annual celebratory tribute to the life, works and spirit of the great Scottish poet, Robert Burns (1759-1796). Haggis will be served… Scotch will be drunk…Burns poetry will be read…and “Auld Lang Syne” will sung by all to close out the night!

Hosted by Frances Gillan

Reservations strongly recommended at 847-864-1679


Where: Celtic Knot Public House | 626 Church St.
When: Sunday, January 26, 6:30pm
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Start your Super Bowl Sunday with an amazing breakfast at Prairie Moon in Evanston.

Featuring a very special Tito’s Vodka Bloody Mary Bar. (Wisconsin-style with a 5oz lager)  $8 Build your own Bloody Mary with Tito’s Vodka and a plethora of tasty ingredients such as Large Shrimp, Andouille Sausage, Blackened Chicken, Bacon, Smoked Cheddar, Swiss, Pepperjack, Blue Cheese Olives, House Pickle, Celery Sticks, and all the spices & Hot sauces.

We’ll also have our Raw Bar open starting at 12pm.

Where: Prairie Moon | 1635 Chicago Ave.
When: Sunday, February 2, 10am-3pm
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Prairie Moon Super Bowl Supper Club on Feb. 2

Prairie Moon Super Bowl Supper Club on Feb. 2

The Super Bowl Sunday is going to be a very tasty event in Evanston at Prairie Moon’s Super Supper Club. Enjoy the Super Bowl in the bar or the dining room while you feast on a three course Super Bowl Supper Club dinner at your own pace.

Price is $19.95 per person, not including tax and tip. Specially priced Super Bowl draft beer, wine, and cocktails will also be available. Regular menu also available. 

Reservations are encouraged. For reservations call 847-864-8328.

Where: Prairie Moon | 1635 Chicago Ave.
When: Sunday, February 2, 4-10pm
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The Barn Offers Catering for Superbowl Sunday

The Barn Offers Catering for Superbowl Sunday

GAMEDAY CATERING MENU

Dinner Salad (baby greens and red wine vinaigrette)
¼ pan $25     ½ pan $44     full pan $80

Little Gem Salad (chopped egg, parmesan, pumpkin seeds, pickled onions, creamy dijon)
¼ pan $35     ½ pan $65     full pan $120

Lamb Meatballs (pistachio chimichurri, house-made mint yogurt)
$29 per dozen

Mini Tenderloin Sliders (2oz filet mignon, mayo-mustard, bun)
$44 per dozen

Mafalda’s Lasagna (fresh mozzarella, fennel sausage, tomato sauce)
¼ pan$68     ½ pan $125     full pan $239

Smoked BBQ Ribs
$22 per slab (about 1/3 slab per person) 

Mashed Potatoes
¼ pan $15     ½ pan $22.50     full pan $38

Gravy
medium $6(2 cups)     large $10 (4 cups)

Sizes 
¼ pan serves 4-6
½ pan serves 8-12
Full pan serves 16-20

Orders must be placed by Thursday, January 30

Questions? Please call Danielle at 586-436-0065 or email events@thebarnsteakhouse.com

Where: The Barn Steakhouse | 1016 Church St. (Rear)
When: Order by January 30
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Whiskey Thief Super Bowl Party on Feb. 2

Whiskey Thief Super Bowl Party on Feb. 2

Get out and watch the Super Bowl with plenty of drinks and food and a chance to win giveaways at half-time! 


Where: Whiskey Thief | 616 Davis St.
When: Sunday, Feb. 2
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