Summer camp registration, outdoor ice skating, and more!

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Summer Camp Registration Now Open

Summer campers

Registration for Evanston summer camps is now open! View the 2019 Summer Camp Guide to browse the wide variety of program options available, including camps focused on the arts, sports, leadership, and much more. Registration is available online and at Evanston community centers.

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Enjoy Archery Camp this Summer


Learn and master the sport of archery in a safe environment this summer. Archery Camp at the Chandler-Newberger Center will be offered August 19 through 22 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for 7 to 9 year olds, and 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. for 10 to 12 year olds. (Class #622805)

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Enjoy Outdoor Ice Skating at Three Locations

Baker Park rink

Free outdoor ice skating is available at Ackerman Park, Arrington Lakefront Lagoon at Dawes Park, and Baker Park, as weather and ice conditions allow. Check the City's website for rink status updates.

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Skate Indoors at Robert Crown Center

Ice skates

Enjoy indoor ice skating at the Robert Crown Community Center all year long! In addition to daily skating opportunities, there are also several themed DJ Skate Nights, including a Valentine's Day skate this Fri., Feb. 15, from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.


Performers: Apply for Evanston's Summer Starlight Concert Series

Starlight Concert at Arrington Lakefront Lagoon

Evanston's 2019 Starlight Concert Series will feature nine free outdoor concerts at park locations throughout the city from June 4 through July 30. The City is accepting submissions from ensembles and artists for consideration to perform.

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Ecology Center Indoor Farmers' Market

Indoor Farmers' Market

Make your Saturday morning destination the Evanston Ecology Center Indoor  Farmers' Market! Come support Midwest vendors selling your winter favorites. The Market is open on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon through April 27.

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