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Park District's Winter Chilly Fest celebrates outdoor activities 2020-02-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 13, 2020, p. 1, 5 Hansen, Lee, White, Angie, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Newman, Grayson, Marban, Sindel, Winter Festival
Simon Gebremedhin, actor from Skokie 2019-10-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 10, 2019, p. 3 Plays, Fairs and festivals, Gebremedhin, Simon
Festival of Colors celebrates diversity in Skokie 2019-09-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 12, 2019, p. 1, 4 Skokie Festival of Colors, Bassett, Harper, Gonzalez, Alejandra, Ribay, Ramon, Multiculturalism, Bassett, Jed, Dantran, Laksha, Patel, Susan, Reid, Mike, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District
Backlot Bash takes sting out of the end of summer 2016-08-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August, 18, 2016, p. 6 Ohrlund, John, Fairs and festivals, Tuft, Michelle, Skokie Park District, Backlot Bash
Budget won't skimp on summer activities 2009-05-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 28, 2009, p. 5 Schmidt, William, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Schneiderman, Mark, Skokie Water Playground, Exploritorium, Backlot Bash, Devonshire Park, Skokie Park District - Budget and expenditures
Backlot Bash celebrates summer's final days in Skokie 2019-08-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 29, 2019, p. 1, 6 Backlot Bash, Merrill, Rondell, Skokie Police Department, Skokie Chamber of Commerce, Swaback, Eric, Skokie Public Library, Lantry, Heather, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Merrill, Elliana, Kodavatikanti, Jewel, Niles North High School, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools)
Backlot Bash closes out summer break 2018-08-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 30, 2018, p. 4 Zaleckas, Ethan, Yabloch, Sonya, Neumayer, Karl, Backlot Bash, Neumayer, Erik, Skokie Chamber of Commerce, Neumayer, Mary, Skokie Public Library, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Tuft, Michelle, Zacbe Trio, The, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools)
Morton Grove to celebrate interfaith peace fest to promote harmony 2019-08-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 22, 2019, p. 10 Jones, Elizabeth, Boss, Janyce, Fairs and festivals, Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center, Morton Grove, Religion, Chaudhry, Khaula
Niles Township District 219 on the lookout for substitute teachers 2019-08-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 8, 2019, p. 7 Fairs and festivals, Substitute Fair, Szczepaniak, Jim, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Teachers and personnel, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, Bhanpuri, Rosamin
Lincolnwood Fest beat the heat, thanks to volunteers 2019-08-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 01, 2019, p. 5 Lincolnwood, Lopez, Judith, Gomez, Ismael, Fairs and festivals
Skokie holds annual Festival of Cultures 2019-05-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 23, 2019, p. 1, 4 Zarinebaf, Nika, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Rotiwar, Anita, Safarov, Emin, Multiculturalism, Marquardt, Jon, Sahinoglu, Efe, Usmonova, Nisorakhlon
A celebration of 'diverse community' 2019-05-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 9, 2019, p. 6 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Multiculturalism, Hanna, David, Georges, Chris, Marquardt, Jon
Skokie Pride event set for June 9 2019-06-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 6, 2019, p. 6 Skokie Public Library, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Skokie Fire Department, MacKellar, Matt, Skokie Police Department, Schaeffer, Cassie, Marquardt, Jon, LGBTQ pride
Fun and friends at Fall Fest 2016-09-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 15, 2016, p. 12 Sullivan, Matias, Bradley, Karen, Huemmer, Robyn, Sullivan, Noelle, Padilla, Alexander, Johnson, Erica, Fall Fest, Jane Stenson Elementary School, Khiyo, Dima, Rubin, Lynn, Public School District 68, Fairs and festivals, O'Neil, Susan, Old Orchard Junior High School
Backlot Bash draws families to downtown Skokie 2017-09-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 7, 2017, p. 4 Otaki, Curtis, Fairs and festivals, Backlot Bash, Stemvosky, Frederick
Smaller crowd but still grand celebration 2017-05-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 25, 2017, p. 12 Mammapli, Akif, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Oakton Park, Soorya Dance School, Marquardt, Jon
Skokie's Backlot Bash draws thousands 2016-09-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 1, 2016, p. 6 Reid, Mike, Fairs and festivals, Backlot Bash
Rain doesn't ruin Backlot Bash fun and games 2014-08-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 28, 2014 , p. 17 Fairs and festivals, Backlot Bash
Village celebrates downtown Skokie for three days 2014-06-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 12, 2014 , p. 6 Downtown Skokie Merchants Association, Skokie Board of Trustees, Kalmes, Gloria, Fairs and festivals, Schlauder, Pat, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Marge's Flowers and Gifts Inc., Miles, Randy
Festival of Cultures celebrates 24th year 2014-05-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 22, 2014 , p. 7 Naghavi, Masako, Patel, Anuj, Muno, Adriela, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Patel, Hemal
Backlot Bash Blast: perfect weather blesses 2013 downtown Skokie fest 2013-08-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 29, 2013 , p. 6 Gopman, Ariana, Rodriguez, Bella, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Gopman, Benjamin, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Cavallari, Emilie
Backlot bash set for downtown Skokie this weekend 2013-08-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 22, 2013 , p. 36 Trais, Mia, Kim, Emmit, Ockrim, Kayla, Fairs and festivals, Michaelson, Marc, Backlot Bash
Festival of Cultures celebrates diversity and a taste of summer 2013-05-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 23, 2013 , p. 5 Rhodes, Lucy, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Verezub, Anastasiya, Rhodes, Sam, Dimitrova, Tatiana, Verezub, Rinat, Chung, Charlize, Martinez, Ruby, Verezub, Beny
Local cultures flash 2013-05-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 23, 2013 , p. 1 Ng, Mona, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Chung, Micki, Dance, Chinese Cultural and Educational Association, Lin, Michelle
Skokie's film roots celebrated 2012-08-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 23, 2012 , p. G52 Gorilla Tango Theatre, Fairs and festivals, Movies, Skokie Theatre, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie
Summer Party 2012-08-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 23, 2012 , p. 18 Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), MacDougal, Erin, Ruiz, Ernesto, Pattison, Capri, Maslow, Richard, Damron, Kelly, Liponi Foundation for Special Recreation, Leancu, Marioara, Fairs and festivals, Kaczmarek, Laura, Gebeck, Jennifer, Viaz, Gene
Backlot Bash returns to Skokie 2012-08-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 23, 2012 , p. 11 Skokie Public Library, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Renner, Emily, Backlot Bash, Reynolds, Holly, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Skokie Chamber of Commerce
Old Orchard art festival in expansive mode 2012-07-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 26, 2012 , p. 18B North Shore Festival of Art, Fairs and festivals
Guild promotes art through 51st fair 2012-07-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 19, 2012 , p. 7 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Art Fair, Skokie Art Guild
Family fun, fine art at Skokie festival 2012-07-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 12, 2012 , p. 19B Ruschman, Martha, Willerman, Barbara, Fairs and festivals, Warren, Pablo, Skokie Art Fair, Skokie Art Guild
Annual Festival of Cultures brings the world to Skokie 2012-05-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 24, 2012 , p. 7 Zhou, Yujin, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Tuft, Michelle, Wang, Xiaqiong, Shirataki, Kiyo, Selevant, Anton
Festival of Cultures slated for weekend 2012-05-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 17, 2012 , p. 5 Skokie Public Library, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Oakton Park, NorthShore University HealthSystem, Illinois Arts Council, Kiwanis Club of Skokie Valley, Skokie Valley Rotary Club, RCN Corporation
Jewish festival draws families for day of fun 2012-05-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 17, 2012 , p. 17 Fairs and festivals, Great Jewish Family Festival, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard
Mini Series brightens winter for Jewish fest fans 2011-11-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 3, 2011 , p. B1 Fairs and festivals, Lorge, Susie Fox, Skokie Theatre, Greater Chicago Jewish Festival Mini Series, Lorge, Michael
Backlot Bash ends summer season on right note 2011-09-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 1, 2011 , p. 13 Fairs and festivals, Fernandez, Elizabeth, Fowler, Jason, Montague, Grace, Fowler, Jayden, Backlot Bash
Bash serves up three days of original music 2011-08-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 25, 2011 , p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Tuft, Michelle, Backlot Bash
Backlot Bash a downtown party 2011-08-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 25, 2011 , p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Tuft, Michelle, Backlot Bash
Trustees clear way for fifth Backlot Bash 2011-08-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 11, 2011 , p. 5 Skokie Public Library, Skokie Board of Trustees, Youth Foundation of Skokie, Skokie Park District, Fairs and festivals, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Skokie Chamber of Commerce
North Shore festival draws art lovers from Skokie and beyond 2011-07-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 28, 2011 , p. 12 North Shore Festival of Art, Fairs and festivals, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard
Village Green dance turns back the clock 2011-06-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 16, 2011 , p. 10 Wednesdays on the Green, Homich, Barabra, Fairs and festivals, Koehler-Davis, Shane
Festival of Cultures featured global colors 2011-05-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 26, 2011 , p. 7 Vathananand, Bepondkum, Koo, Sualee, Nordon, Tenzin, Noryang, Zega, Tesring, Dhawa, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Pema, Khechok
Diverse cultures slated for spotlight during 21st festival 2011-05-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 19, 2011 , p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Tuft, Michelle
Skokie's Festival of Cultures runs for 21st year May 21-22 2011-05-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 12, 2011 , p. 9 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures
Back to the Backlot 2010-09-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 2, 2010 , p. 11 Dankha, Khaled, Dankha, Rams, Backlot Bash, Darlosan, Andrew, Michael, Grace, Neumayer, Erik, Darlosan, Andre, Dankha, Hanaa, Neumayer, Joe, Michael, Joanne, Darlosan, Alina, Fairs and festivals
Fest promises non-stop musical charge 2010-08-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 26, 2010 , p. 8 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Tuft, Michelle, Backlot Bash
Thousands expected at fourth Backlot Bash 2010-08-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 26, 2010 , p. 7 Skokie Public Library, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Skokie Chamber of Commerce
Skokie art scenes 2010-07-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 15, 2010 , p. 10 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Art Fair
Festival of Cultures draws thousands 2010-05-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 27, 2010 , p. 5 Patel, Anisha, Jaria, Isheeta, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Tuft, Michelle, Patel, Avni
History, photo project, fitness highlight event 2010-05-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 20, 2010 , p. 7 Kring, Karen, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Skokie Heritage Museum, Tuft, Michelle, Witry, Richard (Dick) J., Hanson, Amanda
Festival of Cultures returns for 20th year 2010-05-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 20, 2010 , p. 5 Skokie Rotary Club, Skokie Park District, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Tuft, Michelle, Oakton Park, Fairs and festivals
Backlot's best 2009-09-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 3, 2009, p. 7 Fairs and festivals, Backlot Bash, Ortiz, Zoria, Pilurs, Tom, Seplowin, Logan
Backlot Bash features fresh lineup of music 2009-08-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 27, 2009, p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Miles, Randy
Backlot Bash prepares for third year of family fun 2009-08-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 20, 2009, p. 7 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Miles, Randy
Visit Heritage Museum during Backlot Bash 2009-08-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 20, 2009, p. 16 Smith, Ron, Novello, William, Schwander, Carol, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Heritage Museum, Witry, Pat, Backlot Bash, Witry, Richard (Dick) J., Hanson, Amanda
Music for Backlot Bash set 2009-08-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 13, 2009, p. 6 Fairs and festivals, Tuft, Michelle, Backlot Bash
North Shore art show a hit again at Old Orchard 2009-07-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 30, 2009, p. 10 North Shore Art Festival, Fairs and festivals, Arts and crafts
Art show 2009-07-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 16, 2009, p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Art Fair, Arts and crafts, Mendoza, Andrew
Weekend of fun set to draw thousands 2009-05-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 14, 2009, p. 3 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Tuft, Michelle
Skokie commits to fests during downturn 2009-02-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 12, 2009, p. 7 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Backlot Bash
Backlot Bash fest surpasses inaugural year 2008-08-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 28, 2008, p. 7 Skokie Public Library, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Skokie Theatre, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Skokie Chamber of Commerce, Miles, Randy
Music, food, games mark Backlot Bash 2008-08-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 21, 2008, p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Backlot Bash, Clearwater, Eddy 'The Chief', Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Miles, Randy
Second Backlot Bash deserves 'annual' label 2008-08-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 21, 2008, p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Miles, Randy
North Shore Festival of Art set for weekend run 2008-07-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 24, 2008, p. 5 North Shore Art Festival, Fairs and festivals, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard
Eclectic music slated for Backlot Bash 2008-07-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 17, 2008, p. 6 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Tuft, Michelle, Backlot Bash, Clearwater, Eddy 'The Chief'
Backlot Bash will be back 2008-05-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 29, 2008, p. 8 Lockerby, John, Skokie Public Library, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Skokie Chamber of Commerce, Miles, Randy
Skokie gears up for Festival of Cultures 2008-05-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 8, 2008, p. 7 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Tuft, Michelle, Multiculturalism
Ice Man Cometh 2008-02-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 21, 2008, p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Winter Festival
Backlot Bash offering three fun-filled days 2007-08-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 23, 2007, p. 5 Walker, Jackie, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Backlot Bash, Van Dusen, George, Rick's Place, Gelder, Michael, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Perille, Donald, Miles, Randy, Zoning
Buzz begins for downtown fest 2007-08-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 9, 2007, p. 11 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Miles, Randy
North Shore Art Festival delights at Old Orchard 2007-07-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 12, 2007, p. 5 Art, North Shore Art Festival, Fairs and festivals, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard
Festival of Cultures set for weekend run 2007-05-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 17, 2007, p. 5 Kessler, Elizabeth, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Fairs and festivals, Tuft, Michelle, Multiculturalism
Downtown fest gets green light by board 2007-04-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 26, 2007, p. 6 Lockerby, John, Skokie Board of Trustees, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Tuft, Michelle, Schneiderman, Mark, Backlot Bash, Independent Merchants of Downtown Skokie, Skokie Chamber of Commerce, Miles, Randy
Indian dancer: young and 'Untamed 2006-05-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 18, 2006, p. B1 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Dance, SurTaal Dance Company
Skokie hosts 16th Festival of Cultures 2006-05-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 18, 2006, p. 13 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Oakton Park, Multiculturalism
After 16 years, chair of culture festival to guide last event 2006-05-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 11, 2006, p. 11 Kessler, Elizabeth, Skokie Public Library, Skokie Park District, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Multiculturalism
Festival's goals realized 2005-05-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 26, 2005, p. 8 Skokie Rotary Club, Tennes, Ann, Skokie Public Library, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Multiculturalism, Skokie Chamber of Commerce, Kessler, Elizabeth
Event has grown in past 15 years 2005-05-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 19, 2005, p. 5 Kessler, Elizabeth, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Fairs and festivals, Multiculturalism
Skokie readies park for Festival 2005-05-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 19, 2005, p. 5 Tennes, Ann, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Oakton Park, Reeder, Richard, Multiculturalism
Maxwell Street memories 2005-05-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 19, 2005, p. 16 Jasenof, Alexa, Jewish Maxwell Street Stories, Abram, Emily, Fairs and festivals, Temple Judea Mizpah
Back-to-school theme of Dist. 68 fest 2004-09-30 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 30, 2004, Sec. 1, p. 1 Ziarka, Brittany, Fairs and festivals, Zhang, Kathy, Public School District 68 - Student activities
Students' summer ends with carnival at Oakton Park 2004-09-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 2, 2004, p. 12 Fairs and festivals, Oakton Park, Skokie Park District, Students
Artistic observation 2004-07-15 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 15, 2004, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Public Library, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Art Fair, Art exhibitions
Teamwork 2004-06-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 17, 2004, p. 5 Kakon, Igil, Fairs and festivals, Kakon, Amir
Festive Day 2004-05-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 27, 2004, p. 6 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Multiculturalism
Skokie's Festival of Cultures a soggy but successful celebration 2004-05-27 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 27, 2004, Sec. 1, p. 4 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Multiculturalism
Around the world 2004-05-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 20, 2004, p. B3 Skokie Festival of Cultures, Fairs and festivals, One Heart, Many Cultures, Multiculturalism
Celebrating world culture 2003-05-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 15, 2003, p. B2 Kessler, Elizabeth, Fierz, Lauren, Goyal, Kuldip Rai, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Lee, Jin, Multiculturalism
Fest celebrates Jewish culture 2002-06-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 13, 2002, p. B3 Greater Chicago Jewish Folk Arts Festival, Jewish Production Organization for Cultural Events and Theater (POCET), Fairs and festivals, Arts and crafts, Religion - Judaism, Lorge, Michael
Skokie Festival of Cultures offers view of the world 2002-05-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 30, 2002, p. 5 Lema, Ruben, Pogonitz, Margalit, Hwang, Lydia, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Young, Leana, Multiculturalism
Cultures join hands in Skokie 2002-05-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 16, 2002, p. B3 Kessler, Elizabeth, Goyal, Kuldip Rai, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Fen-Lin, Tsai, Multiculturalism
Magical, mystical tour at a local hotel : Psychic fair entertaining despite competing for attention with playoff game 2002-01-24 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 24, 2002, Sec. 1, p. 1 Chicago Psychic and New Age Show, Venturi, Rick, Third Eye Psychic Institute, Fairs and festivals, Infinite Visions, Kurban, Mike
Celebrating cultures 2001-05-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 24, 2001, p. 10 Rodriguez, Alyssa, Rogers, Sara, Skokie Festival of Cultures, VOICES (Valuing Our Image Concerning Ethnicity in Skokie), Fairs and festivals, Gregerman, Dan, Goldstein, Mharie, Rodriguez, Sara, Multiculturalism, Take One
Cultures get to know each other at Skokie fest 2001-05-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 17, 2001, p. B3 Kessler, Elizabeth, Carandang, Angeles 'Jelly', Freer, Vicki, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, VOICES (Valuing Our Image Concerning Ethnicity in Skokie), Lee, Jin, Multiculturalism
Fest promises a whirlwind of sights, sounds and tastes 2001-05-17 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 17, 2001, Sec. 2, p. 1 Kessler, Elizabeth, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Fairs and festivals, Moreira, Margaret, Multiculturalism
Festival to celebrate Skokie's ethnic array 2001-05-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 10, 2001, p. 9 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Multiculturalism
Block parties: A little planning, a lot of fun 2001-05-10 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 10, 2001, Sec. 2, p. 1 Kirk/East Prairie Block Party, Berbard Avenue Block Party, Abrams, Jim, Abrams, Karen, Fairs and festivals, Yoshihara, Ellen, Inwegen, Bruce
Dance fest ends in 'Passion 2000-07-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 20, 2000, p. B1 American Spanish Dance Festival, Ensemble Espanol, Fairs and festivals, Dance, Flamenco Passion, North Shore Center for the Performing Arts
Coming together for good things 2000-06-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 8, 2000, p. B7 Greater Chicago Jewish Folk Arts Festival, Jewish Production Organization for Cultural Events and Theater (POCET), Bikel, Theodore, Fairs and festivals, Arts and crafts, Religion - Judaism, Lorge, Michael
You don't have to be Jewish to enjoy this fest 2000-06-08 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 8, 2000, Sec. 2, p. 1 Drucker, Lisa, Greater Chicago Jewish Folk Arts Festival, Rosenberg, Stuart, Fairs and festivals, Arts and crafts, Religion - Judaism, Lorge, Michael, Bark, Caryn
Culture festival draws record turnout 2000-05-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 25, 2000, p. 5 Schwartz, Philip, Fairs and festivals, Zukamnurt, Rocky, Sikora, Jim, Bacerra, Grace, Multiculturalism
Culture Fest starts Saturday 2000-05-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 18, 2000, p. 3 Kessler, Elizabeth, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Fairs and festivals, Multiculturalism, Glassner-LaMont, Sharon
Skokie fetes a decade of ethnic diversity 2000-05-18 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 18, 2000, Sec. 2, p. 1 Kessler, Elizabeth, Swenson, Roy, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Fairs and festivals, Multiculturalism
Fest a brilliant success 1999-12-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 16, 1999, p. 3 WXXY-FM, Hansen, Lee, Success National Bank, Festival of Lights, Emily Oaks Nature Center, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, AT&T
'Kidapalooza' comes to Skokie 1999-11-18 Skokie Review, Thursday, November 18, 1999, p. B3 Music, Steffens-Moran, Karla, Fairs and festivals, Koplin, Jodi, Children, Centre East for the Performing Arts, 'Kidapalooza'
Artistically, fair traditions stay strong 1999-06-03 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 3, 1999, Sec. 2, p. 1 57th Street Art Fair, Old Town Art Fair, Willerman, Barbara, Gold Coast Art Fair, Fairs and festivals, Floriano, Lynn, Skokie Art Guild, Art exhibitions
Around the world in Skokie : Fest celebrates diversity 1999-05-20 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 20, 1999, Sec. 2, p. 1 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Multiculturalism
Art guild show set 1998-07-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 9, 1998, p. 5 Willerman, Barbara, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Skokie Art Fair, Skokie Art Guild, Art exhibitions
Jewish festival Saturday 1998-06-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 11, 1998, p. 12 Greater Chicago Jewish Folk Arts Festival, Fairs and festivals, Arts and crafts, Religion - Judaism
Fest exceeds expectations 1998-05-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 21, 1998, p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Multiculturalism
World cultures celebrated 1998-05-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 14, 1998, p. B5 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Oakton Park, Multiculturalism
Cultural fest this weekend 1998-05-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 14, 1998, p. 5 Skokie Festival of Cultures, Oakton Park, Fairs and festivals, Hardy, Diane, Multiculturalism
Skokie Festival offers a world in a weekend 1998-05-14 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 14, 1998, Sec. 2, p. 1 Kessler, Elizabeth, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Oakton Park, Hardy, Diane, Multiculturalism
Park Board debates ambiance of Fall Fest 1998-01-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 22, 1998, p. 3 Alexander, Deborah, Greenberg, Morton, Fairs and festivals, Windy City Amusements, Skokie Park District
Smith Center gets a view of the world 1997-10-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 2, 1997, p. 13 Fairs and festivals, Magnuson, Sherrie, Aged, Albert J. Smith Activities Center
Fall Fest back at Oakton, draws 31,000 1997-09-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 18, 1997, p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Oakton Park, Fall Fest
Artistic variety spices Skokie Art Fair 1997-07-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 10, 1997, p. B1 Hunwick, Uwa, Fairs and festivals, Margolis, Ed, Skokie Art Fair, Skokie Art Guild, Art exhibitions
Festival of fun 1997-05-29 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 29, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 1 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Multiculturalism
Weather no barrier to culture fest goers 1997-05-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 22, 1997, p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Multiculturalism
Kids' health gets a fun checkup 1997-04-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 3, 1997, p. 12 MaineStay, H.A.V.E. Dreams, Kids' Health and Fitness Fair, Fairs and festivals, Health and fitness, Czaruk, Kim, Lucchesi, Peggy, Oakton Community College, Ron Sanders and Associates
Permanent site sought for downtown fall fest 1996-11-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 28, 1996, p. 3 Fairs and festivals, Pardis Gras, Skokie Park District, Surveys and studies
Pardis Gras draws 15,000 visitors 1996-09-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 12, 1996, p. 15 Fairs and festivals, Pardis Gras, Skokie Park District
Old Orchard prepares for annual fair 1996-08-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 29, 1996, p. B3 Old Orchard Art Festival, Fairs and festivals, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Blome, Erik, Art exhibitions
Thousands visit Culture Fest 1996-05-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 23, 1996, p. 22 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Multiculturalism
Skokie first in summer festival frenzy 1996-05-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 23, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 8 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Multiculturalism
Fallfest finds new home : Move to Lincoln a temporary one 1996-04-25 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 25, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Pardis Gras, Skokie Park District
Heritage, harmony blend at Niles North event 1996-04-25 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 25, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Fairs and festivals, Blekind, Anita, Niles North High School, Hussain, Syed, Balonovski, Stan, Multiculturalism, Fifth International Night, Kim, Sung
College fair focuses on students with special needs 1995-12-14 Skokie Review, Thursday, December 14, 1995, p. 27 Public School District 202, Adler, Cindy, Fairs and festivals, Murphey-Finnerty, Patricia, Colleges and universities, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), D'Egidio, Robert, Hadden, Brenda, Cohen, Bonita
Students accepted into music festival 1995-11-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 9, 1995, p. 28 Fisher, Julie, Paek, Shirley, Fairs and festivals, Reagan, Jessie, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), Matsuda, Jumpei, Tsai, Jian, Liebman, Judith, Kim, Cindy, Music, Molina, Alan
One big artistic family at Old Orchard 1995-09-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 7, 1995, p. B1 Burlini, Joseph, Burlini, Christopher, Old Orchard Art Festival, Burlini, Alfred, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Fairs and festivals, Art exhibitions
Hey, hey we're in Skokie 1995-08-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 17, 1995, p. 17 Music, Monkees, Fairs and festivals, Editorial
Fallfest features Monkees 1995-08-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 10, 1995, p. 20 Monkees, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District
Things old, new 'in' at craft fair 1995-05-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 25, 1995, p. B3 Annual Juried Old Orchard Craft Festival, Fairs and festivals, North Shore Art League, Robertson, Helen, Arts and crafts
Festival of Cultures draws record crowd 1995-05-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 25, 1995, p. 5 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Multiculturalism
Culture fest growing, set for weekend 1995-05-18 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 18, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Kessler, Elizabeth, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Fairs and festivals, Multiculturalism
Culture-fest focus : children 1994-05-19 The Skokie Festival of Cultures is scheduled to begin May 21. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 19, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 1 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Multiculturalism
Art is real and unreal at Old Orchard fest 1993-09-09 The Old Orchard Art Festival will be held soon. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 9, 1993, p. B3 Old Orchard Art Festival, Fairs and festivals, Art exhibitions
Country fun ready for 1993 Fall Fest 1993-09-09 The "Wild West" fest will take place in Oakton Park. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 9, 1993, p. 3 Fairs and festivals, Wild West
Village grabs Wild West to bid summer goodbye 1993-09-09 The "Wild West" fest will take place in Oakton Park. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 9, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Fairs and festivals, Wild West
Skokie fest to herald ethnic diversity 1993-05-20 The Third Annual Festival of Cultures is a tribute to cultural diversity. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 20, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 3 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Multiculturalism
Celebrating a culture woven from many threads 1991-08-08 A new art fair in Skokie, scheduled to be held August 10 and 11, will be in competition with the Gold Coast Art Fair. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 8, 1991, p. D3 Fairs and festivals, Art exhibitions
North Shore Festival to offer art and more 1991-08-08 More than 200 artists will exhibit their work at the North Shore Art Festival August 10-11. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 8, 1991, Sec. 1, p. 1 North Shore Art Festival, Fairs and festivals, Art exhibitions
Culture festival set 1991-06-06 Skokie's Festival of Cultures is set for June 15 -16 at Oakton Park. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 6, 1991, p. 13 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures, Multiculturalism
Festival crowds defy the big heat 1988-08-18 Village officials estimate that about 40,000 people attended Skokie's three-day Centennial Festival. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 18, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie - History, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Centennial Celebration, Anniversaries and birthdays
County fair made $, drew large attendance 1987-09-24 This year's County Fair was co-sponsored by the Skokie Park District and the Skokie Review. The Skokie Police Department estimated that between 20,000 and 30,000 people visited Oakton Park during the three days of the fair. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 24, 1987, p. 6 Skokie Review, Skokie Park District, Fairs and festivals
Arts fair to raise funds for disabled 1987-08-29 The Maine-Niles Association for Special Recreation is organizing an Art Fair to be held August 29 in Park Ridge. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, August 29, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 1 Recreation, Art, Fairs and festivals, Fundraising and fundraisers, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Disabled
Insurance costs could jeopardize county fair rides 1987-06-04 The rising cost of liability insurance may force the Skokie Park District to change operations at its annual fair. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1987, p. 8 Insurance, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District
Skokian represents village 1985-05-05 Sue Schwartz was chosen by Mayor Albert Smith to represent the village as general chairwoman of the ARTRAIN festival scheduled for early September. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, May 5, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 3 Fairs and festivals, Schwartz, Sue, Art exhibitions, ARTRAIN
Skokie art fair is July 21-22 1984-07-22 More than 60 artists will exhibit their works during the Skokie Art Guild's annual art fair. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, July 22, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Art Fair, Skokie Art Guild, Art exhibitions
Shots fired on handgun issue 1983-09-15 The controversial issue of a gun-ban in Skokie caused disagreements and disturbances last weekend at the Park District's otherwise successful County Fair '83. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 15, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 1 County Fair '83, Protests, demonstrations, etc., Ordinances, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District, Firearms
Bizaar' goings-on set for county fair 1983-09-08 County Fair '83, sponsored by the Skokie Park District, will be held on September 9, 10 and 11 and will include a variety of programs. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 8, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 3 County Fair '83, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District
Skokie are fair set 1982-07-01 The 22nd annual Skokie Art Fair will be held July 17 and 18 on the Village Green. The News, Thursday, July 1, 1982, p. 15 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Art Fair, Skokie Art Guild, Art exhibitions
Skokie art fair is on green this weekend 1981-07-16 The 21st annual Skokie Art Guild Art Fair will be on the Village Green on July 18 and 19. The News, Thursday, July 16, 1981, p. 9 Art, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Art Fair, Skokie Art Guild
Ethnic Fest draws 5,500 culture fans 1979-07-12 The first Skokie Ethnic Festival, sponsored by the Park District and the Village, had exhibits representing three nationalities. The News, Thursday, July 12, 1979, p. 3 Friedlander, Carol A., Skokie's Ethnic Festival, Fairs and festivals
Skokie Fair 1979-06-28 Skokie's Ethnic Festival, co-sponsored by the Park District and the Village, will be held July 7-8 at Oakton Park. The News, Thursday, June 28, 1979, p. 12 Skokie's Ethnic Festival, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District
To celebrate founders 1979-05-31 First Ethnic Festival is planned for July 7 and 8 by the Skokie Park District and Village of Skokie. The News, Thursday, May 31, 1979, p. 12 Skokie's Ethnic Festival, Fairs and festivals, Skokie Park District
Let's capitalize on ethnic mix 1978-08-03 Article on possibility of ethnic festival in Skokie as proposed by Mary Radmacher, Chief Librarian, Skokie Public Library. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 3, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 9 Fairs and festivals, Skokie Festival of Cultures