Skokie Backlot Bash This Weekend!
The Backlot Bash in Downtown Skokie is set for this Friday, August 26 from 6 to 10 p.m.; Saturday, August 27 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday, August 28, from noon to 8 p.m. The Backlot Bash features activities for all ages to enjoy, including live music, carnival rides, classic auto show, business expo, 5k run on Saturday, bingo, pancake breakfast on Sunday from 8 to 11 a.m., a community Bicycle Safety Fair at Oakton Community College on Sunday from 10 a.m. through 12 p.m. and an outdoor sidewalk sale.
New! Bicycle Safety Fair
Sunday, August 28, 10 a.m. to Noon
Grab your helmet, bike and safe riding knowledge and join us at the first Community Bicycle Safety Fair (formerly the Bicycle Rodeo) on Sunday, August 28 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the north parking lot at Oakton Community College, 7701 N. Lincoln Avenue. The event is sponsored by the Public Safety Commission and is in being held in conjunction with the Backlot Bash weekend.\
Environmental Sustainability Plan
The Sustainable Environmental Advisory Commission and the Board of Health recently collaborated on development of an environmental sustainability plan for the community that includes sections on Water Management, Air Quality, Energy Conservation, Transportation and Waste Management. Click here to view the plan.