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January 2015

Jan 31

Resurrection Preschool Open Winter Playdates

Saturday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Resurrection Preschool
1050 W. School St.

WHO: Families looking for a place to play!
* Children 5 and under accompanied by a parent
* Dads-give your wife the gift of some time alone!
* Moms- bring a cup of coffee and watch the children play!

WHERE: Resurrection Preschool in Lakeview
* 1050 West School Street at the corner of Seminary and School Avenue
* In our preschool space - blocks, crafts, sensory table, literacy center, gross motor area, pretend play area

WHEN:SATURDAYS
* January 31 2015
* No reservation necessary!

TIME: 10:00am-12:00pm


February 2015

Feb 1

Indoor Farmers Market

Sunday 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Temple Sholom
3480 North Lake Shore Drive

Stop by 3480 N. Lake Shore Drive (Temple Sholom) to find a wide range of seasonal, sustainably-produced goods from local farmers and vendors. Take home winter available produce, honey, cheeses, baked goods, beverages, and a wide variety of specialty items.

This event is co-sponsored by Temple Sholom and Broadway United Methodist Church - our second annual partnership. The timing could not be more perfect as the Super Bowl is that night. Stock up with munchies and more!

Easy access through public transit! Take the 36, 135, 145, 146, or 151 CTA buses. Located on Stratford between Broadway and the Inner Lake Shore Drive.


Feb 4

CAPS Beat 1923, 1924 & 1925 Meeting

Wednesday 7:00 PM - 8:55 PM
CAPS Beat 1923, 1924 & 1925 Meeting
19th District Town Hall Station
850 W. Addison
Chicago, IL 60657
312-744-0064
1st Wednesday of every month


Feb 7

Resurrection Preschool and Toddler Program Family Open House

Saturday 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Resurrection Preschool
1050 W. School St.

Resurrection Preschool will be hosting a Family Open House on Saturday, February 7 from 9:30am-Noon to discuss both their preschool and toddler programs geared towards children 2-5 years old. No reservations required.
http://rlclakeview.com/


Feb 12

Abraham Lincoln's Birthday/OFFICE CLOSED

Thursday
Celebrate the 16th President of the United States
Abraham Lincoln Biography


Feb 14

Feb 16

Presidents Day/OFFICE CLOSED

Monday

President's Day History


Feb 18

Feb 19

Feb 21

Queen of Hearts Senior Affair

Saturday 10:30 PM
All are invited to the Queen of Hearts Senior Casino and Dancing Day.
in partnership with Chicago Cares and 40 Volunteers.
Dress to impress!!

Britton Budd Apartments
501 W Surf
Chicago, IL 60657


Feb 22

George Washington's Birthday

Sunday

George Washinton's Biography


Feb 26

Lake View High School Spring Showcase Open House

Thursday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Please mark your calendar for 26 February at 7pm. Lake View High School and LVHS Partners are holding a special LVHS Spring Showcase to help the community and prospective students and their parents learn more about our premier neighborhood school.


March 2015

Mar 1

Chicago Polar Plunge

Sunday
North Avenue Beach
1603 N. Lake Shore Drive

Whether you go knee high, waist high or take the full Plunge, all are invited to join in the fun at the 15th Annual Chicago Polar Plunge on Sunday, March 1 at North Avenue Beach. It is sponsored by Special Olympics Chicago.

There is no registration fee and all fundraisers do receive a souvenir t-shirt and warm towel when exiting the water.
All participants are required to raise a minimum of $175. It?s quick and easy to register and set up a fundraising page. You will receive a link which you can send around to family and friends so that they can make secure online, tax deductible donations.


https://www.classy.org/chicago/events/chicago-polar-plunge/e39938


Mar 2

Casimir Pulaski Day/OFFICE CLOSED

Monday

Casimir Pulaski History


Mar 5

The Annual Wrigley Field Community Meeting

Thursday 6:25 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: TBD

The Wrigley Field Advisory Meeting is an opportunity for neighbors to hear reviews and reports of the past season from the Cubs and city departments such as the Chicago Police Department, Streets & Sanitation, the Department of Transportation and the Office of Emergency Management and Communication. It is also an opportunity for neighbors to voice any concerns, comments and suggestions they have regarding last season.


Mar 5

The Annual Wrigley Field Community Meeting

Thursday 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Save the date for the annual Wrigley Field Community Meeting. The location is still to be determined.


Mar 8

Daylight Savings Time Begins

Sunday

Daylight Savings Time Schedule


Mar 17

Mar 20

First Day of Spring

Friday

Spring Equinox


Mar 28

Recycle Event

Saturday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location to be determined.

Electronic Recycling and Paper Shredding
Hazardous Waste and Electronic Recycling


April 2015

Apr 4

Apr 11

Passover Ends

Saturday


Apr 15

Income Tax Returns Due by Midnight Post

Wednesday


May 2015

May 10

May 16

May 25

Memorial Day (Observed)/OFFICE CLOSED

Monday

The History of Memorial Day


June 2015

Jun 16

CPS Last Day of School

Tuesday


Jun 18

Jun 21

First Day of Summer

Sunday

The Summer Solstice


July 2015

Jul 3

OFFICE CLOSED

Friday


Jul 4

Independence Day/OFFICE CLOSED

Saturday

Independence Day History


September 2015

Sep 7

Labor Day/OFFICE CLOSED

Monday

Labor Day History


Sep 14

Rosh Hashanah

Monday


Sep 23

Yom Kippur

Wednesday


Sep 23

First Day of Autumn

Wednesday


October 2015

Oct 12

Columbus Day/OFFICE CLOSED

Monday

Columbus Day History


Oct 31

Halloween

Saturday


November 2015

Nov 1

Daylight Savings Time Ends

Sunday


Nov 11

Veterans Day/OFFICE CLOSED

Wednesday

Veteran's Day History


Nov 26

Thanksgiving/OFFICE CLOSED

Thursday

Thanksgiving History


December 2015

Dec 7

Pearl Harbor Day

Monday


Dec 7

Hannukah Begins

Monday


Dec 14

Hannukah Ends

Monday


Dec 22

First Day of Winter

Tuesday


Dec 25

Christmas Day/OFFICE CLOSED

Friday


Dec 26

Kwanzaa Begins

Saturday


Parking Information Street Cleaning 44th Ward Safety