From Uptown United:
Food, Music, Crafts and More... Week Seven of farm fresh food, Argyle delicacies, unique entertainment and more... all in right in the neighborhood.
WHEN: THURSDAY, AUGUST 15, 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
WHERE: On Argyle Street, Kenmore to Sheridan (1/2 block east of Red Line)
- Karl's Craft Soup will be serving up Summer Gold (vegetarian) and Moroccan Chick Pea (vegan) this week.
- Click here for a full list of vendors.
- Singer-songwriter Zoya Brou will be performing at the Sheridan Road stage.
You Could Help Save a Life Today! Learn About Nina and Learn About Bone Marrow Donor Testing! Learn about the current effort to find a match for Nina Louie. Nina is of Thai descent and the mother of 2 year old son. She has been diagnosed with a severe case of lymphoma and has been given until the end of August to find a bone marrow match. Nina's chances are 1 in 20,000.You can read more about her and her case at www.SaveNina.com.
With just a few minutes of your time, you can find out if you are eligible to help not just Nina but anyone suffering from blood cancers or other related diseases. There is a severe shortage of minority donors in the national registry. All it takes is filling out a form and swabbing the inside of your cheek with a Q-tip. Learn about being a donor by visiting www.BeTheMatch.org or stopping by the Uptown United booth at the Night Market this week.
Calling All Knitters!!! Stop by the KNIT UP! TONIGHT!! Take part in this fun community art project designed to produce a two-mile long scarf to 'knit together' the Uptown & Edgewater communities. Knit or crochet a scarf for your neighbor! You pick the yarn, color, gauge, and design. Knit it as long as you want or can!
And... some nearby specials:
- Bring your Night Market receipt to Big Chicks just around the corner at 5024 N. Sheridan and receive $1.00 off any bar food entree! Valid same day only.
- Foremost Liquors, 1040 W. Argyle, is holding free samplings from their distributors on Night Market Thursdays from 5-8pm. Stop in and try something new!