Friday, October 30, 2009

fun on a rainy day

I don't know about you, but all this grayness and rain is getting to me. Needed a bit of fun to remedy that situation. Hope it does you a bit of good, too. TGIF!!!

Monday, October 26, 2009

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Evanston Public Library book sale

It's back again next weekend. The Evanston Public Library book sale will be happening Friday 10/23 thru Sunday 10/25. Want first pick? There's a special preview on Friday from 10 a.m. to noon, $5/person admission. Regular sale hours are Friday noon to 5:30, Saturday 10 a.m. to 5:30, and Sunday (1/2 price day) noon to 5:30.

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

drag queen bingo at Hamburger Mary's

Eat, drink, and be Mary (literally or otherwise) as I-GO and the Active Transportation Alliance co-sponsor an evening of high-spirited bingo, sequined sass, pub and grub, and fab prizes at Hamburger Mary's in Andersonville (5400 N. Clark St.). I-GO and Active Trans members get in free, and both orgs will be chipping in with discounted sign-ups for any sidekicks you bring along. The fun starts at 8 p.m. on Monday 10/19.

Monday, October 12, 2009

Historic Chicago Bungalow & Green Home Expo on 10/17

Stock up on advice and resources for bungalows, home restoration, and energy efficiency at the Merchandise Mart, 222 Merchandise Mart Plaza, Saturday 10/17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Click here for more info.

Friday, October 09, 2009

new I-Go locations

I-Go has added several new cars this week: 2 in Rogers Park, one at the Linden El station, and several others. Yeah!

funky Friday

Monday, October 05, 2009

Pullman house tour this weekend

The Pullman house tour is happening this weekend, Saturday and Sunday 10/10 and 10/11 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. It's an interesting look at historic preservation and home rehab. You might pick up some ideas for your own place. Click here for more info.