Nichols Middle School 800 Greenleaf St, Evanston, IL60202 Nichols Middle School has had lofty aspirations going back as far as its founding in 1929. A commitment to…More academics and passing on knowledge to the next generation is almost zealous here, and that's the core strength of the school. Aside from striving for the best when it comes to education, the school places a high value on service as well, and students participate in various sorts of Good Deeds programs.
Koi Chinese & Sushi 624 Davis St, Evanston, IL60201 Koi has been serving great Chinese cuisine to the town of Evanston for six years. Koi is a great place for casual…More dining, offering great food in a peaceful, serene environment. The large menu includes sushi, dumplings and the famous sesame plate. The restaurant offers cooking classes for $20, and after completing the class, participants receive a $20 Koi gift card. Koi is also known for giving back to the community, sponsoring many local schools and organizations.
Second Baptist Church 1717 Benson Ave, Evanston, IL60201 As the first Black church to be organized in Evanston, Second Baptist Church has a history stretching back to the second…More half of the 19th Century. Located conveniently on Benson Avenue in downtown Evanston, Second Baptist today has Sunday services, weekly Bible study, Vacation Bible School and many service-oriented activities aimed at improving the community. There are also men's and women's groups that meet regularly, as well as those for young adults, seniors and couples. The Reverend Mark A. Dennis, Jr. is the current Senior Pastor, the eleventh in the church's history.