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==See==
 
==See==
* [http://www.bahai.us/bahai-temple Baha'i House of Worship]
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*''' Baha'i House of Worship''', [http://www.bahai.us/bahai-temple].
* [http://www.wilmettetheatre.com/ Wilmette Theater] has movies and live performances
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* ''' Wilmette Theater''', [http://www.wilmettetheatre.com/] has movies and live performances.
  
 
==Do==
 
==Do==
*Go to [http://www.wilmettepark.org/gillson.cfm Gillson park] for beach, sailing, tennis, picnic, marina, playground, dog beach, and [http://www.wilmettepark.org/starlight.cfm Wallice Bowl Theater]
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* '''Gillson park''' [http://www.wilmettepark.org/gillson.cfm] for beach, sailing, tennis, picnic, marina, playground, dog beach.
*Go to [http://www.wilmettepark.org/centpool.cfm Centennial Pool]
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*''' Wallice Bowl Theater''', [http://www.wilmettepark.org/starlight.cfm].
*Go to [http://www.wilmettepark.org/centice.cfm Centennial Ice Rink]
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*''' Centennial Pool''', [http://www.wilmettepark.org/centpool.cfm].
*Go to the [http://www.wilmette.lib.il.us/ Wilmette Public Library]  
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*''' Centennial Ice Rink''',  [http://www.wilmettepark.org/centice.cfm].
*Go [http://yp.yahoo.com/py/ypMap.py?Pyt=Typ&tuid=13943191&ck=4268765342&tab=B2C&ycat=8110634&city=Wilmette&state=IL&zip=60091-1668&uzip=60091&country=us&msa=1600&cs=9&ed=xj3JXa160SxhTo2FxJ3WortFA6m0GZRBO126r.KhkdZqgjRUkA2H3UtakpwDz7Lcr20-&stat=:pos:0:regular:regT:20:fbT:0 bowling]
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*''' Wilmette Public Library''', [http://www.wilmette.lib.il.us/].
*Go golfing at [http://www.golfwilmette.com/page/190-5882.htm Wilmette's public golf course]
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*''' Wilmette's public golf course''', [http://www.golfwilmette.com/page/190-5882.htm].
*Go do gymnastics at the [http://www.wilmettepark.org/comrec.cfm Community Recreation Center]
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*Go do gymnastics at the ''' Community Recreation Center''',  [http://www.wilmettepark.org/comrec.cfm].
*Go to Chestnut Street Beach
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*'''Chestnut Street Beach'''
  
 
==Buy==
 
==Buy==
Souvenirs at the Crystal Cave.
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Souvenirs at the '''Crystal Cave'''.
  
 
==Eat==
 
==Eat==
*[http://www.thenoodlecafe.com/wilmette.htm The Noodle]
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* '''The Noodle''', [http://www.thenoodlecafe.com/wilmette.htm]
*[http://www.akaihanasushi.com/html/default.asp Akai Hana]
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* '''Akai Hana''', [http://www.akaihanasushi.com/html/default.asp]
*[http://www.homersicecream.com/ Homer's Ice Cream]
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* '''Homer's Ice Cream''', [http://www.homersicecream.com/ ]
*[http://metromix.chicagotribune.com/dining/32426,0,7508102.venue Ridgeview Grill]
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* '''Ridgeview Grill''', [http://metromix.chicagotribune.com/dining/32426,0,7508102.venue]
*[http://www.burhops.com/go/sophia/3330/en-US/DesktopDefault.aspx Burhops]
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* '''Burhops''', [http://www.burhops.com/go/sophia/3330/en-US/DesktopDefault.aspx]
*[http://www.loumalnatis.com/locations/suburbs_wilmette.html Lou Malnati's Pizza]
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* ''' Lou Malnati's Pizza''', [http://www.loumalnatis.com/locations/suburbs_wilmette.html]
  
 
==Drink==
 
==Drink==
*[http://www.javacharlie.com/ Charlie's Coffee House] has live music at night.
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*''' Charlie's Coffee House''', [http://www.javacharlie.com/] has live music at night.
*[http://cjarthurs.com/ C. J. Arthur's] has live music and great dinners.
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*''' C. J. Arthur's''', [http://cjarthurs.com/] has live music and great dinners.
  
 
==Sleep==
 
==Sleep==
At a friends, otherwise try hotels in [[Evanston]], [[Skokie]], or [[Glenview]].
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Try hotels in [[Evanston]], [[Skokie]], or [[Glenview]].
  
 
==Get out==
 
==Get out==
* Bicycle or run the [http://www.about-bicycles.com/green-bay-trail.htm Green Bay Trail] to [http://www.ravinia.org/ Ravinia]!
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* Bicycle or run the ''' Green Bay Trail''', [http://www.about-bicycles.com/green-bay-trail.htm] to ''' Ravinia''', [http://www.ravinia.org/]!
* Ride the trains to [[Evanston]] or [[Chicago]]
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* Ride the trains to [[Evanston]] or [[Chicago]].
  
 
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[[Wikipedia:Wilmette, Illinois]]
 
[[Wikipedia:Wilmette, Illinois]]

Revision as of 20:41, 30 June 2007

Wilmette [1] is located on the north shore in chicago, and is the location of the world's oldest still standing Bahá'í House of Worship.

Contents

Get in

  • Metra train from downtown Chicago (Ogilvie Transportation Center)
  • Close by Interstate I-90/94, known locally as the Edens Expressway.
  • By taxi, from O'Hare airport
  • By Pace bus from neighboring suburbs
  • Linden "L" train stop

Get around

  • Pace Bus
  • Metra Train
  • Car

See

  • Baha'i House of Worship, [2].
  • Wilmette Theater, [3] has movies and live performances.

Do

  • Gillson park [4] for beach, sailing, tennis, picnic, marina, playground, dog beach.
  • Wallice Bowl Theater, [5].
  • Centennial Pool, [6].
  • Centennial Ice Rink, [7].
  • Wilmette Public Library, [8].
  • Wilmette's public golf course, [9].
  • Go do gymnastics at the Community Recreation Center, [10].
  • Chestnut Street Beach

Buy

Souvenirs at the Crystal Cave.

Eat

  • The Noodle, [11]
  • Akai Hana, [12]
  • Homer's Ice Cream, [13]
  • Ridgeview Grill, [14]
  • Burhops, [15]
  • Lou Malnati's Pizza, [16]

Drink

  • Charlie's Coffee House, [17] has live music at night.
  • C. J. Arthur's, [18] has live music and great dinners.

Sleep

Try hotels in Evanston, Skokie, or Glenview.

Get out



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