Filtering by: 2019 August Events
Start and Keep Sewing Classes- Beginner/Intermediate
Jul
8
to Aug 12

Start and Keep Sewing Classes- Beginner/Intermediate

  • Singer Factory Distributor (map)
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This 6-week class is designed for the beginner and intermediate sewer. Classes meet once per week for 2 hours. You will learn to read and cut patterns, understand sewing concepts like fabric grain, basting, marking, proper measurement and fitting, and much more!

Students will have the opportunity to work on projects under the supervision of a qualified instructor.

Fee is $80 for the six-week class. Call to register, seats fill up quickly. 773-545-6834.

Supplies needed to bring to class:

1. Select a pattern:

Pattern*:Skirt - McCalls 3830 - size 6 thru 22
             Unisex Pants - Simplicity 8022   Sizes XS - XL and childs/teen XS_L
             Plus size pants - McCalls 5640 18w-32w

CHOOSE YOUR SIZE BASED ON YOUR HIP MEASUREMENT, NOT YOUR CLOTHING SIZE

*Patterns are available at Joanns, WalMart, Amazon, or the Simplicity or McCalls website.

2. Purchase Fabric and Notions:

3 yards of 45" wide cotton or cotton blend fabric, appropriate for a basic skirt class PREWASH FABRIC BEFORE CLASS. Fabrics can be purchased at Joanns, Vogue Fabrics, LZ's Textile Discount Outlet, or any number of online retailers.
Matching Thread
7" all-purpose zipper
Scissors for fabric
Tape Measure
Seam Ripper
6" ruler
Pins
Tracing paper and wheel
Tailor's chalk

Most supplies, except for fabric and the pattern, can be purchased here at the Singer Factory Distributor.


If you have any questions about the supplies needed, please call us at (773) 545-6834.

Skill Level:

Beginner

Skill Details:

Beginner to Intermediate

Instructor Name:

Nancy

Cost:

$ 80.00

Mon, Jul 8, 2019 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Mon, Jul 15, 2019 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Mon, Jul 22, 2019 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Mon, Jul 29, 2019 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Mon, Aug 5, 2019 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Mon, Aug 12, 2019 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

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Start and Keep Sewing Classes- Beginner/Intermediate
Jul
11
to Aug 15

Start and Keep Sewing Classes- Beginner/Intermediate

  • Singer Factory Distributor (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This 6-week class is designed for the beginner and intermediate sewer. Classes meet once per week for 2 hours. You will learn to read and cut patterns, understand sewing concepts like fabric grain, basting, marking, proper measurement and fitting, and much more!

Students will have the opportunity to work on projects under the supervision of a qualified instructor.

Fee is $80 for the six-week class. Call to register, seats fill up quickly. 773-545-6834.

Supplies needed to bring to class:

1. Select a pattern:

Pattern*:Skirt - McCalls 3830 - size 6 thru 22
             Unisex Pants - Simplicity 8022   Sizes XS - XL and childs/teen XS_L
             Plus size pants - McCalls 5640 18w-32w

CHOOSE YOUR SIZE BASED ON YOUR HIP MEASUREMENT, NOT YOUR CLOTHING SIZE

*Patterns are available at Joanns, WalMart, Amazon, or the Simplicity or McCalls website.

2. Purchase Fabric and Notions:

3 yards of 45" wide cotton or cotton blend fabric, appropriate for a basic skirt class PREWASH FABRIC BEFORE CLASS. Fabrics can be purchased at Joanns, Vogue Fabrics, LZ's Textile Discount Outlet, or any number of online retailers.
Matching Thread
7" all-purpose zipper
Scissors for fabric
Tape Measure
Seam Ripper
6" ruler
Pins
Tracing paper and wheel
Tailor's chalk

Most supplies, except for fabric and the pattern, can be purchased here at the Singer Factory Distributor.


If you have any questions about the supplies needed, please call us at (773) 545-6834.

Skill Level:

Beginner

Skill Details:

Beginner to Intermediate

Instructor Name:

Nancy

Cost:

$ 80.00

Thu, Jul 11, 2019 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Thu, Jul 18, 2019 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Thu, Jul 25, 2019 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Thu, Aug 1, 2019 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Thu, Aug 8, 2019 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Thu, Aug 15, 2019 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

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Start and Keep Sewing Classes- Beginner/Intermediate
Jul
13
to Aug 17

Start and Keep Sewing Classes- Beginner/Intermediate

  • Singer Factory Distributor (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This 6-week class is designed for the beginner and intermediate sewer. Classes meet once per week for 2 hours. You will learn to read and cut patterns, understand sewing concepts like fabric grain, basting, marking, proper measurement and fitting, and much more!

Students will have the opportunity to work on projects under the supervision of a qualified instructor.

Fee is $80 for the six-week class. Call to register, seats fill up quickly. 773-545-6834.

Supplies needed to bring to class:

1. Select a pattern:

Pattern*:Skirt - McCalls 3830 - size 6 thru 22
             Unisex Pants - Simplicity 8022   Sizes XS - XL and childs/teen XS_L
             Plus size pants - McCalls 5640 18w-32w

CHOOSE YOUR SIZE BASED ON YOUR HIP MEASUREMENT, NOT YOUR CLOTHING SIZE

*Patterns are available at Joanns, WalMart, Amazon, or the Simplicity or McCalls website.

2. Purchase Fabric and Notions:

3 yards of 45" wide cotton or cotton blend fabric, appropriate for a basic skirt class PREWASH FABRIC BEFORE CLASS. Fabrics can be purchased at Joanns, Vogue Fabrics, LZ's Textile Discount Outlet, or any number of online retailers.
Matching Thread
7" all-purpose zipper
Scissors for fabric
Tape Measure
Seam Ripper
6" ruler
Pins
Tracing paper and wheel
Tailor's chalk

Most supplies, except for fabric and the pattern, can be purchased here at the Singer Factory Distributor.


If you have any questions about the supplies needed, please call us at (773) 545-6834.

Skill Level:

Beginner

Skill Details:

Beginner to Intermediate

Instructor Name:

Nancy

Cost:

$ 80.00

Sat, Jul 13, 2019 at 10:00 am to Noon
Sat, Jul 20, 2019 at 10:00 am to Noon
Sat, Jul 27, 2019 at 10:00 am to Noon
Sat, Aug 3, 2019 at 10:00 am to Noon
Sat, Aug 10, 2019 at 10:00 am to Noon
Sat, Aug 17, 2019 at 10:00 am to Noon

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Start and Keep Sewing Classes- Beginner/Intermediate
Jul
13
to Aug 17

Start and Keep Sewing Classes- Beginner/Intermediate

  • Singer Factory Distributor (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This 6-week class is designed for the beginner and intermediate sewer. Classes meet once per week for 2 hours. You will learn to read and cut patterns, understand sewing concepts like fabric grain, basting, marking, proper measurement and fitting, and much more!

Students will have the opportunity to work on projects under the supervision of a qualified instructor.

Fee is $80 for the six-week class. Call to register, seats fill up quickly. 773-545-6834.

Supplies needed to bring to class:

1. Select a pattern:

Pattern*:Skirt - McCalls 3830 - size 6 thru 22
             Unisex Pants - Simplicity 8022   Sizes XS - XL and childs/teen XS_L
             Plus size pants - McCalls 5640 18w-32w

CHOOSE YOUR SIZE BASED ON YOUR HIP MEASUREMENT, NOT YOUR CLOTHING SIZE

*Patterns are available at Joanns, WalMart, Amazon, or the Simplicity or McCalls website.

2. Purchase Fabric and Notions:

3 yards of 45" wide cotton or cotton blend fabric, appropriate for a basic skirt class PREWASH FABRIC BEFORE CLASS. Fabrics can be purchased at Joanns, Vogue Fabrics, LZ's Textile Discount Outlet, or any number of online retailers.
Matching Thread
7" all-purpose zipper
Scissors for fabric
Tape Measure
Seam Ripper
6" ruler
Pins
Tracing paper and wheel
Tailor's chalk

Most supplies, except for fabric and the pattern, can be purchased here at the Singer Factory Distributor.


If you have any questions about the supplies needed, please call us at (773) 545-6834.

Skill Level:

Beginner

Skill Details:

Beginner to Intermediate

Instructor Name:

Nancy

Cost:

$ 80.00

Wed, Jul 10, 2019 at 10:00 am to Noon
Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 10:00 am to Noon
Wed, Jul 24, 2019 at 10:00 am to Noon
Wed, Jul 31, 2019 at 10:00 am to Noon
Wed, Aug 7, 2019 at 10:00 am to Noon
Wed, Aug 14, 2019 at 10:00 am to Noon

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6th Annual Old Irving Park Beer & BBQ Challenge
Aug
3
1:00 PM13:00

6th Annual Old Irving Park Beer & BBQ Challenge

Chicago's Old Irving Park neighborhood is hosting its 6th annual Old Irving Park Beer & BBQ Challenge on Saturday, August 3 from 1pm to 5pm in the St. Viator campus lot located at 3644 N, Kedvale Avenue.  The event has raised over $110,000 so far benefiting student programs, facilities, and athletics at St. Viator School & Parish. Tickets start at $65 and are available at www.beerbbqchallenge.com

The showdown will feature 20 pit-master and local craft brewer teams who will present unique BBQ pork and beer pairings for attendees to sample and then vote for their favorites. This year, teams will also compete for votes from expert judges like pit master and restauranteur Barry Sorkin of Smoque BBQ, chef and restauranteur Lisa Fosler Kelly, and craft beer pairing expert Jennifer Brechner of Brooklyn Brewery.  

Attendees and judges will cast their votes across 40 beer samples and 20 BBQ tastings for the best beer, BBQ, and beer & BBQ pairing!

See the 2018 video: https://youtu.be/FMeftYGI15w

Tickets Details

Both General Admission and VIP tickets are good for event entry (VIP is one hour early) plus one (1) BBQ sample from each of the 20 teams, one (1) beer pairings from each, one (1) additional beer offering, and a commemorative glass.

General Admission ticket holders ($65 advance purchase; $75 at the door) have an event entry of 1pm while VIP ticket holders ($100 advance purchase; $110 at the door) have an event entry of 12pm and are also the first to try the beer and BBQ, as well as mingle with the celebrity judges.

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2019 Fall Community Leaders Roundtable
Aug
8
8:30 AM08:30

2019 Fall Community Leaders Roundtable

  • BATL - Backyard Axe Throwing League (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Six Corners Association invites business owners and neighborhood stakeholders to our bi-annual Community Leaders Roundtable. The event will be held on Thursday, August 8, 2019 from 8:30a-10:00a at BATL, The Backyard Axe Throwing League. There will be a speaker from the Women's Business Development Center who will discuss writing a business plan while in business.

Please join us for a morning of networking, a light breakfast and learning!

Event sponsors: SSA 28, Women's Business Development Center, Wintrust Bank in Mayfair and BATL.

Purchase tickets here.

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Brewasana
Aug
10
10:00 AM10:00

Brewasana

Wildlight Yoga introduces our newest micro-adventure yoga series, Brew + Asana, where the poses and the beer will both flow freely as we take our mats out of the studio and into the bar. We're collaborating with Fischman Public House, 4058 N. Milwaukee, and will provide a 60-minute all levels Vinyasa class that will wrap up with a cold beer just in time for brunch.

what you need to know

  • Doors open 30 minutes prior to the event.

  • Bring your own mats.

  • Students will be required to sign a waiver prior to practice.

  • Students must be 21+ and have a valid ID present.

  • Students will receive a discount on a lunch special including soup, sandwich/salad, and may place their order before class begins. Orders may be prepared to go.

  • Students will receive their first drink free and complimentary snacks post-class.

  • Cost is $25 and includes one drink at each class.

Classes are held at Fischman Public House, 4058 N. Milwaukee Ave. No refunds or credits.

Purchase Tickets here.

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Jefferson Park Sunday Market
Aug
11
9:30 AM09:30

Jefferson Park Sunday Market

The summer market takes place every 2nd and 4th Sunday of June through October near the corner of Long Avenue and Lawrence Avenue in the beautiful Jefferson Memorial Park. A variety of vendors sell produce, meats, baked goods, cheese, specialty items, sauces, jams, handmade body products, crafts, dog food and treats, and a variety of outreach as well as prepared, ready to eat items.

There will be music from a different performer each week, as well as a children’s story-time at noon at our Ursborne book vendor. In addition, Wildlight Yoga will be conducting Farmer’s Market Yoga at 11:30am on each market date.

Details may be found at the Jefferson Park Sunday Market website..

Future Dates:

  • August 25

  • September 8, 22

  • October 13, 27


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Yoga at Independence Park Farmers Market
Aug
11
10:00 AM10:00

Yoga at Independence Park Farmers Market

Wildlight Yoga will bring its yoga practice out of the studio and into the neighborhood by offering free 60 minute community yoga classes at the Independence Park Farmers Market.

No experience necessary. Students should bring their own mats and will be asked to sign a waiver before class. Cash donations will be accepted to benefit the IPFM.

Purchase tickets here.

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Yoga at the Jeff Park Sunday Market
Aug
11
11:30 AM11:30

Yoga at the Jeff Park Sunday Market

Wildlight Yoga will bring its yoga practice out of the studio and into the neighborhood by offering free 60 minute community yoga classes at the Jefferson Park Sunday Market. 

Students should bring their own mats and will be asked to sign a waiver before class. Cash donations will be accepted to benefit the JPFM.

Click here to register!

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Brew + Asana: Yoga You Can Drink To
Aug
18
11:00 AM11:00

Brew + Asana: Yoga You Can Drink To

Wildlight takes yoga into the barrelroom this summer with Brew + Asana in a collaboration with Lake Effect Brewing Co. Wildlight will provide a 60-minute all levels Vinyasa class that will wrap up with a beer tasting and a free Lake Effect pint glass!

what you need to know

  • Doors open 30 minutes prior to the event.

  • Bring your own mats.

  • Students will be required to sign a waiver prior to practice.

  • Students must be 21+ and have a valid ID present.

  • Students will receive a complimentary beer sampling and a Lake Effect pint glass.

  • Cost is $25.

Class is held at Lake Effect Brewing Co., 4727 W. Montrose Ave. No refunds or credits.

Purchase Tickets Here.

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Jefferson Park Sunday Market
Aug
25
9:30 AM09:30

Jefferson Park Sunday Market

The summer market takes place every 2nd and 4th Sunday of June through October near the corner of Long Avenue and Lawrence Avenue in the beautiful Jefferson Memorial Park. A variety of vendors sell produce, meats, baked goods, cheese, specialty items, sauces, jams, handmade body products, crafts, dog food and treats, and a variety of outreach as well as prepared, ready to eat items.

There will be music from a different performer each week, as well as a children’s story-time at noon at our Ursborne book vendor. In addition, Wildlight Yoga will be conducting Farmer’s Market Yoga at 11:30am on each market date.

Details may be found at the Jefferson Park Sunday Market website..

Future Dates:

  • September 8, 22

  • October 13, 27


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