The Niles North Fine Arts Parents and Patrons (NNFAPP) is hosting a rummage sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, September 28 in the Niles North parking lot, 9800 North Lawler, Skokie. Proceeds from the sale will benefit the Niles North Fine Arts department and fund student grants.
Gently used items for donation will be accepted on Friday, September 27 and Saturday, September 28 (before the sale begins). Electronic items and computers will not be accepted for donation.
Welcome to the workforce, new workers! Whether you’re beginning the career of a lifetime or just earning some extra money for the school year to come, there is one question that is likely to hit you when you see your first pay stub: “What is the FICA, and why is my paycheck less because of it?”
The Village of Skokie, together with the Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie (IMODS), the Skokie Chamber of Commerce and the Skokie Park District will co-present the Backlot Bash on Friday, August 23 from 6 to 10 p.m.; Saturday, August 24 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday, August 25, from noon to 8 p.m.
The event will be held in a closed-off, two-block portion of Oakton Street, between Lincoln and Laramie Avenues adjacent to Skokie Village Hall, 5127 Oakton Street.
Niles West Marching Band Rummage Sale Is August 9-10
The Niles West Marching Band will hold a rummage sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, August 9 and Saturday, August 10. The sale will take place in the main parking lot of the school, 5127 Oakton St. The sale will raise money to fund the band's planned performances of its upcoming show. Justin Johnson, second-year director of the band program, and his team created this year's show incorporating music from the beloved television series Dr. Who and the hit movie Inception.
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1) Curtain Call Children's Theatre - Auditions: Rapunzel Curtain Call Children's Theatre at Gorilla Tango’s Skokie Theatre - Performing and learning opportunity for children ages 5-12. Seeking: Ages 5-12, 7 leading roles, 4 secondary roles, plus ensemble. Description: Tv's “Friends” writers Marta Kauffman and David Crane along with composer Michael Skloff offer a new version on an old tale. Audition Date/time: August 23rd (5-7pm), August 24th (2-5pm), and August 25th (2-5) Audition Location: Skokie Theatre upstairs.
Featured will be live music on a main stage, carnival, an amusement park, 5K run, as well as a classic auto show, silent movies at the Skokie Theatre, a business expo and sidewalk sale, bingo, food and beer and teen activities.