Come out for a night of trivia, drink specials and Giordano's pizza on Thursday, February 20! Enjoy $5 select draft beers, $5 house wine, and $6 well drinks, and $3 of Giordano's pizza slices. Trivia starts at 7:30pm.
Enjoy a night out with friends in The Snug, the cozy back room at Celtic Knot Public House. Ayla Pizzo, local jewelry maker and owner of Ayla's Originals is leading a workshop to create a custom bracelet. Select a beverage, your favorite beads and relax while you learn a new skill!
Ticket includes beading material, instruction and a beer or glass of wine!
Celtic Knot Public House
626 Church St.
Curious about needle felting? Create an adorable gnome out of wool with Evanston artists Rachel Nador in the beautiful new lounge at Albion Evanston! In this beginner workshop, you will learn how to turn roving wool in a gnome with the help of a barbed needle. No experience required. Ages 14 and up.
Workshop costs $50 and includes materials, instruction and fun! Click below to purchase your ticket.
1500 Sherman Ave.
Take part in a 1-hour drum circle facilitated by Noah Plotkin, Evanston musician and founder of Life Rhythms, offering drumming programs designed to express the creative spirit, vent stress and re-establish a healthy and beneficial life rhythm. Noah will lead the group in drumming exercises to promote well-being, empower individuals and have fun!
Free event. It is bring your own drum but please reach out to email@example.com if you need one.
The event will take place at 700 Church St. at the corner of Orrington and Church, the former Market Fresh Books.
Learn how to make two cocktails with one of Whiskey Thief's mixologists and then enjoy the beverages with passed appetizers! $30 per person covers the drinks, food and instruction! Click below to buy tickets.
Learn how Hygge creates a relaxed atmosphere that is perfect for connection. This consciously cozy vibe is just what you need to alleviate stress and shift your mood. Tazima Parris, sex & intimacy coach and author of the forthcoming book Pleasure without Guilt, will help you use Hygge to slow down, take the edge off, and get turned on.
What's more cozy than wrapping yourself up in a sweater and enjoying a cup of hot cocoa? gigi BOTTEGA is having a sweater sale with a complimentary cup of hot chocolate to keep you even cozier!
As part of Hygge Fest, Downtown Evanston is taking over a vacant storefront at the corner of Orrington and Church Street to host an Open Jam Night. Musicians will have time to perform 1-2 songs with the back up music by Electric Brew (if so desired). Email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up to perform!
Join us for Puzzle Palooza, a jigsaw puzzle tournament hosted by Becky & Me Toys at the Hyatt House hotel. Sign up with your team of 3-4 people and see who can be the first to put together a 300 piece puzzle. Prizes will be awarded to the fastest team. Call Becky & Me Toys at 847-492-1030 to RSVP.
1515 Chicago Ave.
In this workshop, FlowersFlowers’ designers will teach you the basics of creating a handheld floral bouquet, including a discussion of color palette, flower shapes and structures, and then how to assemble the blooms together. Flowers will be picked from buckets, in a European style flower market fashion, similar to how they’re presented at FlowersFlowers’ brick and mortar shop.
The workshop includes flowers to create a medium sized arrangement, and a beverage from Smylie Brothers. What better way to embrace the joy in the Hygge attitude than with beautiful flowers and a great drink?
1615 Oak Ave.
Hanging out with friends and family, playing board games and drinking hot cocoa or tea sounds pretty cozy to us! Evanston Games & Cafe is leading an introduction to Kingdomino and offering 25% off all hot beverages to anyone that joins in to play. No experience necessary and no RSVPs required. Just show up!
Evanston Games & Cafe
1610 Maple Ave.
Not sure where to start on self-care this year? Let Aligned Modern Health introduce you to some options. Attend this complimentary event to take part in acupuncture ear seed demos, chair massages, learn about Functional Medicine approved snacks, and provide chiropractic movement analysis.
Aligned Modern Health
910 Davis St.