North Shore Community Resources

Community Websites

  • Evanston (
    Website with information for residents and visitors about Evanston’s arts and culture, transportation, dining and shopping, education, concerts and festivals, lakefront and beaches, the library, the farmer’s market, sports and leisure, and their wonderful parks and recreation department including the most recent Recreation and Arts Activity Guide. Information about government and business interests is included as well.
  • Wilmette (
    Information for residents and business owners on current events and activities in Wilmette. Includes information on shopping, dining, lakefront activities, the French Market, library programs and much more. For Wilmette Park District information go to
  • Kenilworth (
    Village news, government information, resident information, and park district programs.
  • Winnetka (
    Provides government-related information. For Winnetka parks and recreation information, including the ice arena, golf club, tennis center, and lakefront, go to



Evanston offers a unique blend of one-of-kind shops & boutiques and national retailers. Find more information about shopping in Evanston at the following sites: