Get Out: Guaranteed Weekend Fun
Enjoy the weekend with musical performances, a get-fit workshop and a rummage sale sure to turn up a few hidden treasures.
Annual Rummage Sale
Where/When: Glenview New Church School, 74 Park Dr., Glenview, Saturday April 9, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Why Go: Help benefit local youth and find some hidden treasures for yourself!
Pricing: Free to enter
The Musical "Rumpelstiltskin"
Where/When: Leisure Center and Senior Center, 3323 Walters Ave., Northbrook, Saturday April 9, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Why Go: The musical "Rumpelstiltskin" brings the classic fairy tale to life with singing and dancing. Presented by the Northbrook Musical Theatre for Young Audiences, "Rumpelstiltskin" is the story of a peasant girl's bargain with a funny green-haired man who helps her spin straw into gold. Children can meet with the characters after each show.
Pricing: $8 in advance, $10 online or at the door; Group discounts available
Exercise & Nutrition Workshop
Where/When: The Wellness Source, 1245 Milwaukee Ave., Glenview, Saturday April 9, 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Why Go: Join local doctors to learn valuable information regarding proper nutrition & exercise. A 45-minute educational workshop with a 20- to 30-minute workout promises to keep your fitness routine fresh, never dull. Plus, it’s FREE and FUN for EVERYONE! All ages welcome. Bring your workout gear - indoor/outdoor, weather pending.
Lunch with Bunny
Where/When: Niles Park District’s Howard Leisure Center banquets, 6676 W. Howard St., Niles. Saturday April 9, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Why Go: Because the Bunny always has sweets to give away. There will also be a lunch buffet, craft activity and photos with Bunny.
Pricing: $8-$12. Must RSVP.
Park Ridge Civic Orchestra’s Baroque Bash
Where/When: Pickwick Theatre, 5 S. Prospect, Park Ridge, Sunday April 10, 2:30 p.m.
Why Go: Victor Huls, cello, performs as part of the orchestra’s 2010-11 season of classical music symphonic performances.
Pricing: $25; $20 students and seniors, free for children under 18. Tickets may be purchased in advance.
“In The Park With Civic Strings”
Where/When: Indian Boundary Park, 2500 W. Lunt Ave., Chicago, Sunday April 10, 3 p.m.
Why Go: The Chicago Symphony Orchestra--for free! Recommended for families with kids ages 5 and up.
Pricing: Free, must get tickets.