The Mighty Twig 900 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL60202 The Mighty Twig is a library that was created by the Evanston Public Library Friends. This lending library operates on…More an honor system; there are no library cards and no fees or fines. In addition to lending books, the library also offers computers with Internet access to patrons. The library also offers programs to the community, including book groups, story times, author readings, special events and reading programs for children
Merrick Rose Garden Lake St & Oak Ave, Evanston, IL60201 The Merrick Rose Garden is truly a treasure of the Evanston community. Started in 1948 to honor attorney and second ward…More alderman Clinton Merrick, the garden has only grown since its inception. The Centennial Fountain is located inside features hundreds of rose bushes. The garden is lined with benches, and kids can play by the fountain and grass area. This is a popular location for wedding photos and special events.