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Revision as of 17:11, 3 August 2009

Skokie is a city in the Chicagoland area.

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Get in

Skokie is accessible by the CTA Yellow Line (the Skokie Swift) and the Edens Expwy (I-94). If you take the "Swift" to Skokie, check out the historic old Northshore Line train station adjacent to the Swift terminal.

Get around

PACE & CTA buses run through Skokie forming connections at Old Orchard, Skokie CTA Station and Downtown Skokie.

See

  • Emily Oaks Nature Center
  • North Shore Center for the Performing Arts [1]
  • Skokie Theater [2]]

Do

  • The Skokie Park District [3] has facilities such as the batting cages/mini golf
  • Oakton Pool
  • Skokie Public Library, 5215 Oakton Street, 847 673 7774, [4]. 9-9 m-f,9-6 sat.,noon-6 Sun. Award winning public library, cultural events, free internet access and more


Buy

  • Old Orchard Shopping Center
  • Village Crossing Shopping Center (Touhy Ave & Carpenter Ave)
  • Skokie Theatre Music Foundation, 7924 North Lincoln Ave., 847-677-7761, [5]. Jazz, Theater, Film events


Eat

There are restaurants galore! Just travel along Dempster Street.

Drink

Sleep

Get out

Routes through Skokie
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