8/3/16
LAKEVIEW EAST DINING GUIDE

Check out our brand new Lakeview East Dining Guide, with information and pictures of over 60 restaurants! Lakeview East is known for it's award-winning restaurants in a vibrant and diverse commercial district. The culinary offerings are a favorite amongst "foodies" and international diners. From farm to table to its own brewery, ice cream and roasting houses, Lakeview East is a must stop for dining. 

 
12TH ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS!
 
HEADLINES
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR THE 
LAKEVIEW EAST FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS

T he Lakeview East Chamber of Commerce is looking for energetic, friendly and dependable volunteers to help with varied activities
throughout our weekend festival, taking place on September 10 & 11 this year, with a special kick-off concert on the 9th! Some
volunteer jobs include working the gate, information booth and bars. For more information or to express interest, please send an email to FOTAvolunteer@gmail.com .


The City of Chicago Department of Business Affairs & Consumer Protection (BACP) offers FREE business workshops every Wednesday and Friday at City Hall, 8th Floor. To register for a workshop call 312-744-2086. You also can register by emailing BACPoutreach@cityofchicago.org.

LAKEVIEW EAST JOB OPPORTUNITIES

For a listing of job opportunities in Lakeview East, visit www.lakevieweast.com. The Job Board is updated weekly. 

LGBTQ JOB FAIR

Head to the Center on Halsted on Friday, September 16th for a LGBTQ Job Fair. The Fair takes place from 11am - 4pm. 
LITTLE WOK IS HIRING!

A new Lakeview East restaurant called Little Wok is hiring part-time and full-time positions: Servers, Hosts, Bartenders and Busboys. Email:  tandexin@yahoo.com if interested. 
ADVERTISE IN THE 2017 LAKEVIEW EAST BUSINESS DIRECTORY

Don't miss this great advertising opportunity to market your business, products and services to Lakeview residents and visitors all year long! Contact Laura Berbeka, with Town Square Publication, who is working in partnership with the Lakeview East Chamber of Commerce to produce the 2017 Lakeview East Business Directory. Laura can be reached at (847) 778-9336 or lberbeka@tspubs.com.
Congratulations to Next Door Cafe on their 5th Anniversary this month! Head over and pick up a cup of coffee or tea to help them celebrate. Remember Next Door Cafe has free financial advising appointments as well as community classes like Yoga and Social Media Marketing. They are located at  659 W Diversey.
 
 
WELCOME NEW CHAMBER MEMBER

E GA SALON AND SPA

EGA Salon and Spa is a boutique salon and spa located at 3009 N. Halsted St. They offer and specialize in a full range of beauty services including full hair services, nails, waxing, and facials. Their expert staff can take care of all of your beauty needs in their welcoming, friendly, and clean environment. Their goal is to offer the absolute best customer service, provided by experienced and knowledgeable staff educated in the latest styles and techniques. 
 
EGA's Grand Opening Specials
$49 No-Chip Manicure and Signature Pedicure (A $63 value)*
$69 Chemical Peel (A $109 value)*
$49 EGA Signature Facial (A $69 value)*
$44 Full Brazilian Wax (A $59 Value)*
FREE Deep Conditioning with any full priced haircut (A $24 value)*
FREE Haircut with any Color Service over $69 (A $49 value)*
Check out their Facebook for information about their upcoming "Fall Fiesta" on Saturday, September 24th from 1-4 PM, where there will be food and drink plus complimentary services.

 
NEIGHBORHOOD EVENTS

CRAM MARKET DAYS PARTY
AUGUST 11, 8 - 10PM

BOYSTOWN WALKING TOUR

Chicago for Chicagoans is hosting their second monthly walking tour, a lovely 1.5 hour tour of the Boystown neighborhood featuring special guest collaborator  Andie Mckenzie Meadows Beginning at the Belmont Red/Brown Line stop, the tour will cover the history, architecture, and landmarks of one of Chicago's most colorful neighborhoods. The afternoon will end with a meal at Nookie's Tree and an extra-special after party at The Closet. Come learn something new about your place in space! Sign up here.
BRENDAN'S PUB!

Brendan's Pub has daily specials and don't forget to ask about hosting private parties in lower broadway! The space holds up to 50 people for more information, call 773.929.2929.

Join Brendan's Pub for live music! Sarah Alysse will be performing on July 8th and 22nd and Bob Solone will be performing on July 19th.  "Jammin" Jackson will also be DJing on August 9th at 9pm.

NO COVER EVER!

Rocks  is hosting their Annual Golf Outing on August 19th. You can purchase tickets and register here
4TH ANNUAL FEEL GOOD FAIR

Join the Center on Halsted for the 4th Annual Feel Good Fair on Sunday, August 21st from 10am - 6:30pm. This fair is a day's woth of classes led by aread organizations, promoting healthy and active lifestyles for LGBT! and Allied communities. Many elements of wellness will be explored, including exercise, financial literacy, sexual health, meditation and more! Join them for a class to make connections, get active and meet some new friends along the way. All sessions occur at the Center on Halsted. Classes, descriptions and times are listed here . All classes are FREE. Register for classes HERE


OLMCA PLAYGROUND 
VOLUNTEER DAY
 
Our Lady of Mount Carmel is in need of 
Adult volunteers  on Saturday, August 20th from 8am - 10am to help put finishing touches on their new school park before the school year kicks off! They need help sanding and sealing wood structures.  They are looking to borrow any electric sanders or sanding tools. All other materials will be provided.  If you are available to help or offer the use of a sander, please email Miss Fischer at fischer@olmca.org
LADIES NIGHT OUT

The Paintbrush is bringing together a group of ladies who have what it takes to help you relax and unwind. Join in for a free evening of ladies-only fun and relaxation on Thursday, August 11 from 6pm - 8:30pm.



 
DEALS AND SPECIALS

ROOM RENTAL SPACE AT COMEDY SPORTZ

The CSz Education Training Center 12' x 16' room is climate-controlled, fits 10-12 people and is located at 3435 N. Sheffield Ave in Lakeview. Chairs, a dry erase board and markers are provided, and a table is available on demand.  Clean, accessible bathrooms are conveniently located next to the room. This space is great for a business meeting or special event as there is full daytime availability, seven days a week, as well as for a rehearsal, class, audition or performance.

The regular rental is $15/hour to rent the room at Comedy Sportz, but they are offering Lakeview area businesses a special rate of $10/hour.
 
To book this room,  click HERE  or email  cszspacemanager@gmail.com  with questions.
SUMMER SALE AT 


SPECIALS OF THE MONTH 


IRON AND OAR SOCIAL MEDIA RAFFLE

Over the next few weeks, Iron & Oar is hosting a social media raffle with sweets prizes and giveaways. Check in on Facebook or use their hashtag #ironandoar, #jointhecrew or #justkeeprowing when you post a pic of your workout on Instagram. Every time you post, you will receive another entry to win. At the end of the month, they will draw 7 tickets. The first 5 will receive a shirt, the sixth ticket will get a $50 Lululemon gift card, and the last one wins a $100 Lululemon gift card. Use at least one of the hashtags or tag @iron_oar so they can count your posts. They will pick the winners on Facebook live at 8:30pm on Monday, Sept. 5th.  

 
BELMONT THEATER DISTRICT
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FREE & DISCOUNTED BTD THEATER TICKETS

Free & Discounted (under $15) Theater Tickets available in the Belmont Theater District - Chicago's largest theater district with over 30 theaters located within a 1 mile radius. Be sure and check out our brand new BTD Theater Nights - great ticket deals, pre-show receptions and post-show discussions for a perfect night out at the theater!
BRAND NEW BTD THEATER NIGHTS

Check out brand new BTD Theater Nights! Enjoy great ticket deals, pre-show receptions and post-show discussions for a perfect night out at the theater! To purchase tickets, visit
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