Get Out: Adler Center Performance, Craft Fair
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It's Thursday and you have no idea what you're going to do this weekend. Patch is coming to the rescue. We've got the best bets for your done-with-work-outta-here time. Check out our picks for the activities to hit and new places to explore this weekend.
- Where/When: David Adler Music and Arts Center, 1700 N Milwaukee Ave., Libertyville, Friday, October 21, 07:00 p.m.
- Why Go?: The David Adler Music and Arts Center in Libertyville hosts an evening of student performances.
- Pricing: Free
- Where/When: 135 W. Church St., Libertyville, Saturday, October 22, 09:00 a.m.
- Why Go?: Ten Thousand Villages is coming to the Libertyville Civic Center with holiday crafts, ornaments, nativity scenes, alpaca knits, jewelry, scarves, musical instruments, and personal accessories.
- Pricing: Free
- Where/When: Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Historical Society, 361 E Westminster, Lake Forest, Saturday, October 22, 02:00 p.m.
- Why Go?: Adam Reed Tucker, LEGO artist and architect will discuss his work designing LEGO kits of the world's most renowned buildings. He will also have some of his larger LEGO models on hand. Children are invited to bring in their own LEGO structures and compete for the most original, most complex and tallest structure.
- Pricing: $30
- Where/When: Libertyville High School, 708 W Park Ave, Libertyville, Saturday, October 22, 03:00 p.m.; Sunday, October 23, 03:00 p.m.
- Why Go?: Boys in 5th-8th grade that plan to attend Libertyville High School can try out for the Junior Wildcats feeder basketball program. Boys must live within Libertyville High School District. Players are encouraged to attend both sessions. Registration begins 15 minutes before each grade's starting time. Bring a basketball and water bottle.
- Pricing: $25
- Where/When: 960 Corporate Woods Pkwy., Vernon Hills, Saturday, October 22, 09:00 a.m.
- Why Go?: The event will feature products from area artisans and crafters as well as in-home sales favorites such as Scenty and Tastefully Simple. All proceeds benefit the men and women served by Riverside Developmental Services.
- Pricing: $2
- Where/When: Grayslake Area Public Library, 100 Library Ln., Grayslake, Friday, October 21, 02:30 p.m.; Saturday, October 22, 09:30 a.m.; Sunday, October 23, 01:00 p.m.
- Why Go?: Find books at a discount and benefit the Grayslake Library.
- Pricing: Free
- Where/When: 350 N Waukegan Rd, Lake Forest, Friday, October 21, 04:30 p.m. and Saturday, October 22, 04:30 p.m.
- Why Go?: Citadel Theatre and Lake Forest Open Lands are again joining forces on a theatre trek for the whole family, staging the romantic true-life story of Edgar Allan Poe amidst the gorgeous fall backdrop of Lake Forest Open Lands’ Mellody Farm Nature Preserve.
- Pricing: $10
- Where/When: Grayslake Community Park District, 240 Commerce Dr., Grayslake, Saturday, October 22, 02:15 p.m.
- Why Go?: Kids ages seven to 12-years-old will learn simple rules for responsible self-care. They will be taught how to use a house key, how to properly answer the phone and the door and how to use the phone in an emergency. Kids will also learn safety precautions that will help to prevent fires. A Home Alone Activity Book and Certificate of Completion will be given to each participant.
- Pricing: $33
- Where/When: 906 Muir Ave., Lake Bluff, Sunday, October 23, 08:00 a.m.
- Why Go?: Proceeds benefit The 100 Club of Lake County, an organization that assists families of fire and law enforcement personnel who die in the line of duty. Registration is available online at www.knollwoodneighbors.org/5K-registration, or in person on race day. For additional information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Rick Young at 847-917-2894.
- Pricing: $15