2021 Community Building Equity Summit

2021 Community Building Equity Summit

2021 COMMUNITY BUILDING EQUITY SUMMITFriday, August 6Mason Park (Church/Florence in Evanston, IL)12pm-5pmPlease register online in advance 12:00pm Check-in & T-shirt Distribution12:15pm Lunch & Games1:00pm Welcome / Speaker Intro1:15pm Processing The Pandemic1:45pm Restorative Circles2:15pm Report Out2:30pm Break2:45pm Moving Your Mind/Brain Demo3:00pm Zumba3:45pm Nutrition4:15pm Restoring Your Peace: Restorative Yoga The Summit is made possible by support and collaboration between the following:Evanston Cradle to Career Student Advocates and Youth DelegratesCity of Evanston’s Youth & Young Adult DivisionLogan Consulting Services For more information, please contact (224) 307-0307 or kholmesross@evanstonc2c.org

Need help Completing the 2020 Census?

Need help Completing the 2020 Census?

The City of Evanston is working with volunteers from Evanston Township High School to help residents complete the 2020 Census at the following dates, times, and locations. No registration necessary! Monday, April 610am-2pmLevy Senior Center, 300 Dodge Avenue Tuesday, April 79am-NoonJacob Blake Manor, 1615 Emerson StORPrimm Towers, 1001 Emerson St 1pm-4pmPerlman Apartments, 1900 Sherman AveORWalchirk Apartments, 2300 Noyes Ct. Wednesday, April 89am-NoonJacob Blake Manor, 1615 Emerson StORPrimm Towers, 1001 Emerson St 1pm-4pmPerlman Apartments, 1900 Sherman AveORWalchirk Apartments, 2300 Noyes Ct. Thursday, April 910am-2pmLevy Senior Center, 300 Dodge Ave. For more information, call 847-448-8696aging@cityofevanston.org

Senior Services Update and 2020 Census Presentation

Senior Services Update and 2020 Census Presentation

City of Evanston will be on-site to discuss the 2020 Census and the City’s senior programs and services. Examples of questions that will be answered include: Evanston Benefit CardWhat is the Benefit Card?How does a person quality?Transportation and wheel TaxWhat’s the difference between the cab coupon and debit card programs?How do I file a complaint if I have a program?Can I get a discount on my wheel tax with the Benefit Card?When and how do I pay the Wheel Tax? Long- Term Card Ombudsman ProgramWhat is an Ombudsman?What are some of the right that a person has when they live Read more »

OPEN GYM BASKETBALL

OPEN GYM BASKETBALL

Men’s BasketballDrop-in men’s basketball program designed to provide competitive play, exercise and fun for adult men in a recreational setting. Athletic attire and gym shoes are required. Play is held on the second floor gymnasium. Half court.Age: 18 yrs. and up Fee:$ 5 per participant per sessionDates Day TimeMar 2 – June 2 Mon. Tues. 6:45- 8:00 pmMar 1 – Aug 30 Sun (Age 40+) 1:30 – 3:30 pm( Please check website for cancellations) Youth and High School If you are looking for competitive basketball games then drop-in basketball is just for you! Play is held on the second floor Read more »

Producemobile: FREE Fresh Fruits and Veggies (en español)

Producemobile: FREE Fresh Fruits and Veggies (en español)

Greater Chicago Food Depository’s FREE Producemobile Fresh Fruits & Vegetables in Evanston Gratis Alimentos Ambulantes – Vegetales y frutas frescas en Evanston, Illinois Location: Robert Crown Community Center, 1701 Main Street, Evanston, ILTime: 9:30am-11:30am When? 2nd Tuesday of Every Month/ El segundo Martes de cada mes 2/11/20203/10/20204/14/20205/12/2020 Numbers distributed on arrival! 10-20lbs of produce given per numberCook County residents onlyBathrooms and warm seating nearby Al llegar cada persona recibirá un númeroSe distribuyen 10-20 libras de productos de la huerta por númerosólo para residentes del municipio CookServicios y una área de asientos climatizada muy cerca For more information, call 847-475-1150 or Read more »

Community Business Academy

Community Business Academy

LOOKING TO START A BUSINESS? WANT TO GROW YOUR BUSINESS? OR KNOW SOMEONE WHO DOES? MEET A BUSINESS COACH! CONNECT WITH ENTREPRENEURS! LEARN ABOUT OUR COMMUNITY BUSINESS ACADEMY! GET STARTED ON YOUR BUSINESS GOALS! Learn more! Attend an Info Session! COMMUNITY BUSINESS ACADEMY (CBA) Spring 2020 Cohorts North, South, and West Sides Construction Trades Arts & Makers Classes start first week of March South Side Sunshine Enterprises 505 E 61st St. Chicago Info Session: 2/22/20 @ 10 AM West Side: In Partnership with New Covenant CDC Douglas Branch Library 3353 W 13th St, Chicago Info Session: 2/18/20 @ 6 PM Read more »

2020 Resume Writing Workshop

2020 Resume Writing Workshop

Open to the public and all ages welcome 1st Tuesday of every month Fleetwood Jourdain Community Center1655 Foster St, Evanston, IL 602013:00 PM – 5:00 PMUpcoming workshop dates:Tuesday, March 3Tuesday, April 7Tuesday, May 5Tuesday, June 2 If you don’t have a resume, please arrive by 3:30 pmIf you already have a resume, please email it to yourself for easy access and updating. Sponsored by the Youth Job Center and City of Evanstonyouthjobcenter.orgcityofevanston.org/youth

Free Evanston Library Events for Teens

Free Evanston Library Events for Teens

SEW FLY!!Wednesday, January 8, 4-5 PM In the teen LoftGet creative and Sew with us!Evanston Public Library 1703 Orrington ave, Evanston, IL, 60201EPL.ORG847-448-8600 VIRTUAL REALITY GAMINGDrop- in and try out an Oculus Rift Virtual Gaming RigMonday, Jan. 13 2:30 PMMain Library – The Loft Ages 13-18 Evanston Public Library 1703 Orrington ave, Evanston, IL, 60201 CARDBOARD HACKERSChallenge!Work with a team to build a tower and then we will test whose tower can support the most weight. Wednesday, January. 15, 1:30 PM Main Library – Falcon Room Grades 5- 6 Evanston Public Library 1703 Orrington ave, Evanston, IL, 60201 847-448-8625 WWW..EPL.ORG/TEENS Read more »

Free Soccer Sessions

Free Soccer Sessions

School of Soccer This program educates participants on how to play soccer and develop appreciation of the game. The coaches are licensed and sport safe trained. Players will focus on techniques with the ball. Participants will learn soccer tricks, develop physical health and emotional well-being in an inclusive environment. Participate in free sessions before School of Soccer sessions begin March 6th. For pre-registration, please contact the Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center at 847-448-8254 or visit cityofevanston.org/register Friday, February 7, 21, & 28Youth 5-9 years old Time: 5:30 -6:30 pmClass Number:412820-AO Youth 10-12 years old Time: 6:30 – 7:30 pmClass-Number-412820-BO Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center Read more »

Winter Fest

Winter Fest

Friday, December 20, 6-8 pm Admission: Free Join us at Gibbs-Morrison Cultural Arts Center for the third annual Fest! Come out and take pictures with Santa know what you want for Christmas. Enjoy hot chocolate while decorating cookies and doing arts and crafts. Pizza will be servedGibbs – Morrison Center1823 Church Street, Evanston847-448-8040cityofevanston.org/register