Skate, Dance Friday at the Glenview Ice Center
See Jane Austen "live" at the library, donate blood with Our Lady of Perpetual Help or skate and dance at the Glenview Ice Center's "Friday Night Meltdown."
6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, at the Glenview Public Library, 1930 Glenview Rd., Glenview
Meet teachers, directors and providers from local childcare programs at this drop-in event.
Meet a Local Artist at the Y Community Gallery
6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 10, at the North Suburban YMCA, 2705 Techny Rd., Northbrook
Northbrook artist Allen Cohen displays new photography and talks about his technique in the North Suburban YMCA's community gallery. A portion of proceeds from the sale of artwork will benefit the Y.
Skate and Dance at the Glenview Ice Center
8:15 - 10:15 p.m. Friday, Jan. 10, at the Glenview Ice Center, 1851 Landwehr Rd., Glenview
Every week, the Glenview Ice Center hosts the "Friday Night Meltdown," a skate and dance party open to the public. $7.50 admission, $4.50 skate rentals.
Donate Blood at Our Lady of Perpetual Help
8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 1775 Grove St., Glenview
Our Lady of Perpetual Help hosts its annual LifeSource blood drive, which helps supply hospitals and emergency treatment facilities. Snacks provided; walk-ins are welcome.
See Jane Austen 'Live' in Performance
2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12, at the Glenview Public Library, 1930 Glenview Rd., Glenview
Historian and actress Leslie Goddard brings the novelist to life through monologues and portrayals of eight Austen characters. Register in advance online, by calling 847-729-7500 ext. 7600, or at the Reader Services Desk.