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==Get around==
 
==Get around==
PACE & CTA buses run through Skokie forming connections at Old Orchard, Skokie CTA Station and Downtown Skokie.
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Pace & CTA buses run through Skokie forming connections at Old Orchard, Skokie CTA Station and Downtown Skokie and the Village Crossing Shopping Center.
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===CTA Bus Routes===
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*54A North Cicero/Skokie Blvd[http://www.transitchicago.com/riding_cta/busroute.aspx?RouteId=210]
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*97 Skokie[http://www.transitchicago.com/riding_cta/busroute.aspx?RouteId=262]
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*201 Central/Ridge[http://www.transitchicago.com/riding_cta/busroute.aspx?RouteId=304]
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*205 Chicago/Golf[http://www.transitchicago.com/riding_cta/busroute.aspx?RouteId=305]
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===Pace Bus Routes===
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*208 Golf Road[http://www.pacebus.com/sub/schedules/route_detail.asp?RouteNo=208]
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*210 Lincoln Avenue[http://www.pacebus.com/sub/schedules/route_detail.asp?RouteNo=210]
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*215 Crawford-Howard[http://www.pacebus.com/sub/schedules/route_detail.asp?RouteNo=215]
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*225 Central-Howard[http://www.pacebus.com/sub/schedules/route_detail.asp?RouteNo=225]
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*226 Oakton Street[http://www.pacebus.com/sub/schedules/route_detail.asp?RouteNo=226]
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*250 Dempster Street[http://www.pacebus.com/sub/schedules/route_detail.asp?RouteNo=250]
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*290 Touhy Avenue[http://www.pacebus.com/sub/schedules/route_detail.asp?RouteNo=290]
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*413 Niles South End Special[http://www.pacebus.com/sub/schedules/route_detail.asp?RouteNo=413]
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*422 Linden CTA-Glenview-Northbrook Court[http://www.pacebus.com/sub/schedules/route_detail.asp?RouteNo=422]
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*626 Skokie Valley Limited[http://www.pacebus.com/sub/schedules/route_detail.asp?RouteNo=626]
  
 
==See==
 
==See==
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==Do==
 
==Do==
* The '''Skokie Park District''' [[http://www.skokieparkdistrict.org/parks_facilities.asp]] has facilities such as the batting cages/mini golf  
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* The '''Skokie Park District''' [http://www.skokieparkdistrict.org/parks_facilities.asp] has facilities such as the batting cages/mini golf  
 
* '''Oakton Pool'''
 
* '''Oakton Pool'''
*<do name="Skokie Public Library" alt="" address="5215 Oakton Street" directions="" phone="847 673 7774" url="http://www.skokielibrary.info" hours="9-9 m-f,9-6 sat.,noon-6 Sun" price="" lat="" long="">Award winning public library, cultural events, free internet access and more</do>
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*<do name="Skokie Public Library" alt="" address="5215 Oakton Street" directions="" phone="+1 847 673 7774" url="http://www.skokielibrary.info" hours="M-F 9AM-9PM, Sa 9AM-6PM, Su noon-6PM" price="" lat="" long="">Award winning public library, cultural events, free internet access and more</do>
 
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==Buy==
 
==Buy==
 
* '''Old Orchard Shopping Center'''
 
* '''Old Orchard Shopping Center'''
 
* '''Village Crossing Shopping Center (Touhy Ave & Carpenter Ave)'''
 
* '''Village Crossing Shopping Center (Touhy Ave & Carpenter Ave)'''
*<buy name="Skokie Theatre Music Foundation" alt="" address="7924 North Lincoln Ave." directions="" phone="847-677-7761 " url="http://www.skokietheatre.com/" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Jazz, Theater, Film events</buy>
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* <buy name="Skokie Theatre Music Foundation" alt="" address="7924 N Lincoln Ave" directions="" phone="+1 847-677-7761 " url="http://www.skokietheatre.com" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Jazz, Theater, Film events</buy>
 
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==Get out==
 
==Get out==
  
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Latest revision as of 04:07, 6 April 2012

Skokie is a city in the Chicagoland area.

Get in[edit]

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[edit]

Pace & CTA buses run through Skokie forming connections at Old Orchard, Skokie CTA Station and Downtown Skokie and the Village Crossing Shopping Center.

CTA Bus Routes[edit]

  • 54A North Cicero/Skokie Blvd[1]
  • 97 Skokie[2]
  • 201 Central/Ridge[3]
  • 205 Chicago/Golf[4]

Pace Bus Routes[edit]

  • 208 Golf Road[5]
  • 210 Lincoln Avenue[6]
  • 215 Crawford-Howard[7]
  • 225 Central-Howard[8]
  • 226 Oakton Street[9]
  • 250 Dempster Street[10]
  • 290 Touhy Avenue[11]
  • 413 Niles South End Special[12]
  • 422 Linden CTA-Glenview-Northbrook Court[13]
  • 626 Skokie Valley Limited[14]

See[edit][add listing]

  • Emily Oaks Nature Center
  • North Shore Center for the Performing Arts [15]
  • Skokie Theater [16]]

Do[edit][add listing]

  • The Skokie Park District [17] has facilities such as the batting cages/mini golf
  • Oakton Pool
  • Skokie Public Library, 5215 Oakton Street, +1 847 673 7774, [18]. M-F 9AM-9PM, Sa 9AM-6PM, Su noon-6PM. Award winning public library, cultural events, free internet access and more  edit

Buy[edit][add listing]

  • Old Orchard Shopping Center
  • Village Crossing Shopping Center (Touhy Ave & Carpenter Ave)
  • Skokie Theatre Music Foundation, 7924 N Lincoln Ave, +1 847-677-7761, [19]. Jazz, Theater, Film events  edit

Eat[edit][add listing]

There are restaurants galore! Just travel along Dempster Street.

Drink[edit][add listing]

Sleep[edit][add listing]

Get out[edit]

Routes through Skokie
MilwaukeeWilmette  W noframe E  ChicagoGary
MilwaukeeWilmette  N noframe S  ChicagoTerre Haute





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