Archive for Levy Center

Alice Through the Looking Glass Auditions – Tues. Aug. 30

If your 8 year old to 8th grader wants to be in a show this fall, auditions for Alice Through the Looking Glass on Tuesday August 30th at the Levy Center, and Thursday September 1 at the Gibbs Morrison Center on Dodge and Church, both from 4 to 6pm.

Nothing to prepare or bring except themselves Performances are November 18,19 and 20.

Valentine’s Day Family Fun Fest – Sun. Feb. 15

Your family is invited to join us in celebrating Valentine’s Day at our Valentine’s Day Family Fun Fest! Families will enjoy dancing, games, and prizes, cookie decorating, art activities, face painting, and a balloon artist! A special photo area will be set up for families to take their own Valentine’s Day photo! Refreshments will also be served.

Register online here. Use class #442125A5. Questions? Please call Michelle Tompkins at 847-448-8681.

Date/Time: Sun. Feb. 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM
Levy Senior Center Gymnasium, 300 Dodge Ave, Evanston
Fee: $5 per person

Breakfast with Santa – Sat. Dec. 20


Share your Christmas wishes with Santa! You and your family are invited to join City of Evanston Recreation Division staff for a gala breakfast with Santa Claus! Children of all ages are invited to spend time sharing their Christmas wishes with Santa. Please register in advance and remember to bring a camera, so family members can take photos with Santa! To register, please call 847-448-4311. Please call Michelle Tompkins with any questions at 847-448-8681.

Location: Levy Senior Center Gymnasium, 300 Dodge Ave, Evanston
Fee: $10 per person, age 12+; $7 per person age 3-11; children under 3 are free

Evanston Children’s Theatre Presents: “The Hobbit” – Nov. 21-23

November 21-23   Evanston Children’s Theatre Presents: “The Hobbit” and will be performed by children age 8 through 8th grade. Locations are the Levy Senior Center, 300 Dodge Ave. and Fleetwood-Jourdain Center, 1655 Foster St. Levy Center shows: Friday, November 21 at 7 p.m.; Saturday, November 22 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Fleetwood-Jourdain Center show: Sunday, November 23 at 3 p.m. Admission: $6 in advance or at the door.

AYSO Soccer Registration

soccer ballRegistration for the American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) for next year–fall 2013/spring 2014–is now in progress.

Children between the ages of 4 and 18 as of July 31 of the year in which the fall season begins can play AYSO soccer.


CRITICAL DATES: May 1 to June 9: Online registration will be open!

Returning Players need only register and pay online at – This will complete your registration process.

First Time Players, New Volunteers, Scholarship Applicants MUST FIRST REGISTER and PAY ONLINE at AND ALSO attend one of our in-person registration sessions:

  • May 7th from 7:00 to 9:00 PM at the Evanston Civic Center
  • May 18th from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Levy Center
  • June 2nd from 12:30 to 4:30 at Robert Crown
  • June 9th from 11:30 AM to 4:00 PM at the James Park Field House

Important instructions, a step by step walk through, and FAQs regarding costs and what’s included are be posted to the website. Please check for details.

Please note that Scholarships are available. Everyone Plays!