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Art is back!

The Glenview Art League's Outdoor Summer Art Show returns from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 24-25, at Lyon School, 1335 Waukegan Road, Glenview. Nearly 50 fine artists are expected to display their work; there also will be entertainment, face painting and henna painting, as well as a split-the-pot fundraiser raffle to replace the traditional silent auction. Proceeds benefit the Youth Art Fair in February and a $1,000 scholarship for a local graduating senior planning to major in art. For tickets, visit Chicago Furniture Bank will be accepting gently used donations of wall art on Saturday; Rio Bamba's food truck will be on site on Sunday. For details, email or call (847) 724-4007.

Ask your legislator

State legislators Rep. Robyn Gabel, Sen. Laura Fine and Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz host a town hall meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, July 19, at Evanston Ecology Center, 2024 N. McCormick Blvd., Evanston. This end-of-session meeting will cover topics such as environmental initiatives, the economy and a state budget update. Registration is required. To RSVP, email To submit a question, email

It's the way we jam

There are still two more concerts in the Glenview Park District's summer music series, which was able to happen this year thanks to a generous sponsorship by the Kiwanis Club of Glenview-Northbrook. For details, visit or call (847) 724-5670.

• Miss Jamie's Farm stars in the final Little Bearfoot Children's Concert of the season at 10:30 a.m. July 22 at the Gallery Park Amphitheater, 2001 Patriot Blvd. The popular music show for young kids and their families shares values from life on the farm through songs both new and familiar.

• The Bearfoot in the Park concert series concludes with the Four C Notes at 7 p.m. July 28 at the Jackman Park Gazebo, 1930 Prairie St. The Four C Notes are the Midwest's only tribute re-creating the music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, whose rags-to-riches story is the basis of the smash hit Broadway musical, "Jersey Boys."

Volunteers needed

Glenview Park District's Historic Wagner Farm is looking for volunteers 13 and older to help out in the gardens from 9:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. For details, email

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