Toddler CPR & Safety

In addition to covering the basics of CPR and responding to choking, discussion topics include childproofing pitfalls, meal management tips, park/playground safety techniques, and how to use "time outs" safely. More than just a refresher course this workshop will bolster your confidence in spending time with toddlers.

Evanston Knitters Meet-up

Knitting in good company!
Knitters, grab a project and head over for an evening of creation and conversation. Each month we'll start with introductions and share ideas for additional meet-ups or group projects, then let the conversations go where it wants while we settle into working on whatever we have on our needles. Knitters of all levels are welcome.

Self Defense Workshop

Self Defense Workshop!
This Saturday, January 29 3:30-6:30 pm at theMcGaw YMCA.
There is no need to be afraid!  Learn basic self defense skills and build confidence.  This workshop will teach practical techniques you can use in case of crime or theft.
$50 for YMCA members, $75 for Non-Members
Workshop led by Peter Katris, 3rd degree black belt.

Chicagoland Homebirth Meet-up - Apartment birth/waterbirth

Our monthly get-togethers are a fun and informative way to meet like-minded individuals, and are also a wonderful opportunity to connect with local doulas and midwives. You do not need to be pregnant of have had a home-birth to attend - all are welcome! Each month's meetup begins with introductions, followed by a conversation about the topic of the month.

Introduction to Burlesque

Impress your lover/partner/husband/wife (or just a "close friend") with your new moves from this striptease workshop! In this one and a half hour class, you will learn some seductive ways to remove your clothes, master a simple vintage-style stripping routine to "What Lola Wants," and get your feet wet in the art of tease! There will be no nudity in this workshop.