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Empowering Evanston youth

With a $100,000 investment, Northwestern launches a first-of-its-kind partnership for Evanston middle school students

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The Tempest

May 17 - May 26
Josephine Louis Theater

Shipwreck, magic & romance! See The Tempest, Shakespeare's late play with illusion & forgiveness.

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Northwestern Sports Camps

Summer 2024

Northwestern University is excited to announce the return of our Youth Summer Sports Camps! These camps are led by some of the nation's top intercollegiate coaches, offering a dynamic and engaging learning environment for young athletes of all ages. Participants will have the opportunity to deepen their understanding of their chosen sport, enhance their skills, and gain valuable insights from experienced coaches and current Northwestern student-athletes.

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Evanston 4th of July Parade

July 4, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Free
Central Street, Evanston, IL

The City of Evanston will host a parade along Central Street and fireworks along the lakefront, along with other traditional activities, on Thursday, July 4, as part of their annual Independence Day celebrations.

Northwestern's Dearborn Observatory

CIERA Astronomer Evenings

April - September, Fridays, 9PM - 11PM
Dearborn Observatory

Explore CIERA Astronomer Evenings at Northwestern's Dearborn Observatory. Meet experts, view through telescopes, and enjoy interactive demos. Free and open to all, no reservation required!

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