1201 Cedar Lane, Northbrook, IL 60062
On Sunday, November 17 from 2 - 4 p.m. you are invited to the Northbrook Historical Society Open House to celebrate the 112th birthday of Northbrook. Join the fun and good cheer with cake, refreshments and door prizes. No gifts necessary!!!
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If you missed our DIY Green Cleaning Solutions workshop, here are some easy recipes to make at home.
2 cups water
1/4 cup distilled white vinegar
1/2 tsp. Dr. Bronner's soap (optional)
Combine in a spray bottle.
1 gal. water
1/8 cup distilled white vinegar
1/8 cup liquid soap
10 drops essential oil (optional)
Combine all ingredients in a pail.
Toilet Bowl Magic
On November 4, the Park District will begin selling membership passes for the The Northbrook Dog Park at Coast Guard Park. The park is expected to open in late November. The park will open at 7 a.m. and close at sunset. On Mondays and Thursdays, the parkwill open at 9:30 a.m. after maintenance. Access to the dog park will require an annual membership, which will allow unlimited use of the park. The fee is $29 for first dogs, and $15 for additional dogs through June 2014. The yearly fee is $49/$25, starting July 14. Members will receive one dog park tag and one membership ID for entry.
The Northfield Township Food Pantry provides assistance to township residents who are unable to provide enough food for themselves and their families.The Northfield Township Food Pantry is seeking interested comunity members to serve on its Pantry Advisory Board. The Board communicates the needs and services of the Pantry to the community, advises on new Pantry programs and projects, and suggests and implements fundraising ideas. The Board conducts much of its business via email.
Northbrook Musical Theatre for Young Audiences presents "Pinkalicious The Musical. It can be seen at the Northbrook Theatre, 3323 Walters Ave. Tickets are $12. Performances are at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturdays, through Nov. 23. For details, call 847-291-2995 or go to www.nbparks.org
Do you have some down time in December and January?
Do you need to earn some service hours?
Do you just like to help out?
Yes? Perfect - because I have a job for you! All thoughout December and January we're going to have volunteer opportunities for teens. The Stuffed Animal Sleepover, Teen Techs, Book Buddies, Craft Swap, MLK Service Day and more!
Lubavitch Chabad of Northbrook invites children and their families to join an interactive Pre-Chanukah Menorah workshop on Sunday, November 24 to be held at Home Depot on Deerfield Rd. Receive a free workers apron and then craft your own unique Menorah from wood and a host of other supplies available at The Deerfield Home Depot on Lake Cook Road. You can also meet Jadah Maccabee and enjoy Chanukah refreshments. This is a no charge event. RSVP 847-564-8770. Open house between 4- 4 p.m.
Northbrook Community Nursery School located at 2700 WIllow Rd. in Northbrook will hold an open house on Saturday, November 2nd from 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Come and check out the classrooms and meet the staff. Children are welcome! For more information call 847-272-5430.
It's the 32nd Annual Holly Fair at Covenant Village, 2625 Techny Rd., Northbrook. Come on Saturday, November 2 from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. and shop the enormous inventory of one-of-a-kind items created by almost 200 Covenant Village artists, woodworkers, crafters and more. There will be boutiques for collectibles and homemade edibles. Proceeds benefit local public service agencies and projects selected by Covenant Village residents.