Coming Together in Skokie and Niles Township launched in January 2010.  The intention of the program is to build community with the diverse population of Skokie by  providing opportunities for residents to explore different cultures through book discussions, performances, cooking demonstrations, and much. These and other activities are held at Niles West High SchoolSkokie Public Library, and at various community organizations throughout Skokie and Niles Township. Each year focuses on a different ethnic or cultural community. Visit the Coming Together site for more information on events and resources


Coming Together themes by year

2016¡Viva!  A celebration of Latino and Hispanic cultures

2015- Voices of Race A reflection on the topic of race and how it impacts individual and collective lives

2014-  Korean Culture A celebration of Korean culture

2013-  Greek Culture A celebration of Greek culture

2012- Assyrian Culture A celebration of Assyrian culture

2011- Filipino Culture A celebration of Filipino culture

2010- Asian Indian Culture A celebration of Asian Indian culture