Baker Park Keeney St & Forest Ave, Evanston, IL60202 Baker Park is a smaller park near southeastern Evanston. It shares a border with the nearby Kelly tot lot. Its only…More features are an athletic field, playground and small field house with restrooms.
Evanston Gospel Chapel 639 Asbury Ave, Evanston, IL60202 For over 20 years now, the Evanston Gospel Chapel has been ministering to the faithful. Located in southern Evanston…More near the border of Chicago, the church attracts those who enjoy a lively, animated service with a great deal of singing. The chapel itself is small, but congregants say that services fill up the space to the point of bursting.
Pooch Park East of Canal between Oakton and Main Street, Evanston, IL60202
Pooch Park is a nearly three-acre dog park on the border of Evanston and Skokie. Visitors pay a small, annual fee…More (reduced for residents), and must have a permit.
Pooch Park has a separate area for small dogs and puppies. Water fountains are available for both people and pets.
Allowance for Good 1740 Ridge Ave, Evanston, IL60201 Allowance for Good seeks to educate and engage American teens in philanthropy to extend their perspectives beyond their…More borders, encouraging them to acknowledge poverty and lack of access to resources faced by youth in other parts of the world. For more information, visit the website provided.
Lovelace Park 2740 Gross Point Rd, Evanston, IL60201 Lovelace Park is a massive park located in northwestern Evanston. This beautiful park is one of the biggest in the…More region and shares a border with Evanston's neighboring suburb, Wilmette. Most every amenity is offered at Lovelace, including athletic fields, basketball courts, baseball diamonds, picnic pavillions, tennis courts and a manmade pond complete with fountain. Some activities, such as fishing and the use of certain fields, require permits and registration.
Lighthouse Landing is a park and historic site located in northeastern Evanston along the lakefront. It shares a…More border with Lawson Park and also provides beach access. Lighthouse Landing is a historic site that features a former light house, historical society, greenhouse and arts center.
There is a small parking lot on the site, and there is an effort to include a rotating public art piece on the grounds.
Leah Lomar Park Mulford St & Wesley Ave, Evanston, IL60202 Leah Lomar Park is a medium-sized park in southern Evanston near the border with Chicago. Built along the Skokie Swift…More line, one can hear the train whizzing quietly past from time to time. That's just about the only sound besides children at play in this sleepy, residential neighborhood. The park features a handcrafted bench, as well as a playground and athletic field.