Featured events

2nd Annual Independence Day Celebration & BBQ

Tuesday, July 4
2:00-7:00 PM
Hosted by Village members Raphael Kaplan, Hugh Brodkey and Bobbe Wolf (Lunt & Western)
Members-$10 & guests-$20

Come and enjoy some delicious BBQ and good company during the most festive holiday of the summer. Raphael Kaplan is graciously offering his backyard at his north side home across from the Indian Boundary Park. Our hosts will provide the BBQ dishes, guests are asked to bring a beverage to share.

Space is limited, so secure your spot(s) by completing your online registration today, or call the Village office at 773.248.8700 to register over the phone. The registration date for this event is Friday, June 30.

Wine and Cheese for Prospective Members

Friday, July 21
5:30 – 7:00 PM
Hosted by Village members Pam and Mel Washburn (Lakeview & Fullerton)

This informal wine and cheese gathering provides an opportunity to learn more about Village life and the chance to meet founding Village members and staff.

To register for this event, please call the Village Office 773.248.8700.

Tiny Theater: Relativity

Sunday, August 13
2:00 PM Performance
Lookingglass Theatre
821 N. Michigan Ave. at Water Tower
Members-$45 & guests-$50

Winner of four Jeff Awards, featuring Actors Gymnasium, and fresh off a national tour, the critically-acclaimed Moby Dick returns to the Lookingglass stage in this harrowing and intoxicating exploration of revenge, obsession, and destiny. Madness rages like the angry sea when man pits himself against leviathan in Herman Melville’s epic and poetic tale, furiously reimagined by director David Catlin (Lookingglass Alice).

Self-hosted dinner to follow the performance at Mity Nice Restaurant at Water Tower Place.

To register for this event by July 28, please call the Village Office 773.248.8700.

Little Italy Food Tour

Wednesday, August 16
12:00-3:00 PM
Tour begins at Davanti Enoteca
1359 W. Taylor
Members-$55 & guests-$65

Spend an afternoon in Little Italy. This walking food, culture and history tour features a progressive 5 course Italian meal from a mix of old and new Taylor Street eateries. We’ll visit Davanti Enoteca, Francesca’s, Turfano’s Vernon Park Tap, Fontano’s and Mario’s Italian Lemonade. In between courses, we’ll browse the National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame and walk the leafy cul de sacs north of Taylor Street through the beautiful Arrigo Park.

Please note that this walking tour may not be fully accessible.

To register for this event by August 7, please call the Village Office 773.248.8700.

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