All avolkmann's Reviews
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Panera Bread - Evanston (3 days, 13 hours ago)

I went to this Panera once for lunch. It was pretty good, except for the fact that, like most other Paneras I've been to, they don't offer gluten free choices... Read More >
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Michael's Restaurant (4 days, 19 hours ago)

I remember coming here a long time ago for a birthday party. The food was good, from what I remember, and I remember having fun playing Pac Man in their... Read More >
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Metra (5 days, 17 hours ago)

I take the Metra once a week to and from work, and have ridden the trains many other times for various reasons. For the most part, I have had good... Read More >
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Arclight Cinemas - Glenview (5 days, 17 hours ago)

I came here a long time ago to see a movie. I don't remember why my family and I were in the area, since we usually don't go to Glenview... Read More >
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Writer's Theatre (5 days, 18 hours ago)

I was also at the presentation at this theater last year. Everyone was very interested in what the presenters had to say, and they asked good and thoughtful questions. I... Read More >
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Wrigley Field (1 week, 1 day ago)

I've been to Wrigley a few times for some Cubs games and I had a lot of fun, even though the Cubs lost every time I went. I was lucky... Read More >
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Walt Disney World Resort (1 week, 2 days ago)

I used to come here a lot when I was little, and would love to go back someday! I love Disney World, and it is truly a magical place. I... Read More >
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United Center (1 week, 3 days ago)

I've been to the United Center a few times for various events, but I haven't been there in a while. I remember the overall atmosphere was fun, especially during the... Read More >
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The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University (1 week, 4 days ago)

I came here a few times when I was little to see the annual Nutcracker performances. I remember the service being good, and the facilities were accommodating. However, the last... Read More >
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Six Flags Great America (1 week, 5 days ago)

I like going to Six Flags, even though I'm not really into the types of rides they mostly have there (I don't like rides that go upside down, and about... Read More >
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Rosemont Theatre (1 week, 5 days ago)

I've only been here a few times to see Christmas shows when I was little, but I remember enjoying my time there. The seats were comfortable, and the service was... Read More >
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Regal Lincolnshire 21 & IMAX (1 week, 5 days ago)

I go to this theater a lot, though not as much as the other movie theaters near me, due to the fact that this one is pretty far away from... Read More >
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Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum (1 week, 5 days ago)

I've only visited the museum once a long time ago, and I remember it being interesting, but I don't remember specific details. I've taken walks around the pond they have... Read More >
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Northeastern Illinois Public Safety Training Academy (2 weeks, 2 days ago)

I also was at the same presentation the other day. Everyone was very friendly and accommodating. I like how they provided lunch for us afterward, and we had wonderful conversations... Read More >
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Par-King Skill Golf (2 weeks, 2 days ago)

I played mini golf here a few years ago with my friends. It was fun, since I enjoy playing mini golf anyway. However, I did find a lot of the... Read More >
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North Shore Center for the Performing Arts (2 weeks, 5 days ago)

I came here once when I was little to see a performance. I remember liking it, but I don't remember much about the venue. I remember the facility was nice... Read More >
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Navy Pier (2 weeks, 5 days ago)

I used to come here a few times when I was little, but now that I'm older, I only come here when there's a special event going on. I like... Read More >
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Museum of Science and Industry (2 weeks, 5 days ago)

I wasn't there when the Disability Awareness Players were here for a training, but I'm glad to hear the staff was flexible and accommodating to them. Personally, I love going... Read More >
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Millenium Park (3 weeks, 2 days ago)

I love coming here whenever I'm in Chicago and the weather is nice. I like walking through the gardens and people watching. I also like their outdoor theater, and want... Read More >
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Marriott Theatre (3 weeks, 2 days ago)

I came here a few times when I was little, and one of those times was for my birthday one year. I remember the productions I saw being well done... Read More >
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Liberty Theater (3 weeks, 2 days ago)

I went to this theater once when I was a kid, and my experience there was okay. The theater was old, so it was very small, and didn't smell very... Read More >
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Lambs Farm (3 weeks, 5 days ago)

I haven't been here in a really long time, but I remember loving this place when I was little. I loved going to the petting zoo and riding the carousel... Read More >
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Lake County Discovery Museum (3 weeks, 5 days ago)

I remember coming here once with my fifth grade class. I don't remember much about it, but I do remember having fun here. Read More >
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Kroll's Fall Harvest Farm (4 weeks, 1 day ago)

I remember coming here at least once when I was little, but I haven't been back since. I remember having fun there, and I enjoyed helping my family pick our... Read More >
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Kohl Children's Museum (1 month ago)

I used to come here a lot when I was little, back when it was in Wilmette. I haven't been back since then, but I still remember having fun there... Read More >
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Hawthorn Lanes (1 month ago)

It's been a long time since I've been here, but I remember it being okay. I remember it being kind of dirty and smelled like old cigarettes, but other than... Read More >
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Harris Theater (1 month ago)

I wasn't there when JJ's List did a training here, but I remember going to see a dance performance at this theater once a long time ago. I remember it... Read More >
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Comcast (1 month ago)

I was at the same presentation, which was actually at a Pinstripes near where one of their offices is. Everyone was very friendly and welcoming, and they seemed really eager... Read More >
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Cadillac Palace Theatre (1 month ago)

i came hear a little over a year ago to see Aladdin, which was fantastic! I have also seen several other musicals here. As with most theaters, this is an... Read More >
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Bank of America Theatre (1 month ago)

I saw Hamilton at this theater, which is now called the CIBC Theater, and it was amazing! The show itself was fantastic, and the venue was beautiful. I remember taking... Read More >
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Allstate Arena (1 month ago)

I've visited this arena a few times over the years for various events, and I personally haven't had any negative experiences. It does get a little crowded and loud, but... Read More >
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Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum (1 month ago)

I remember going to this museum when it first opened, and have gone back a few times over the years. I find the museum to be interesting, and it gave... Read More >
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JJ's List (1 month, 1 week ago)

I've been involved with JJ's List for about 2 years now, and I believe this is a fantastic organization! I love how there are plenty of opportunities for people with... Read More >
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Harper College (1 month, 1 week ago)

I was also here for the same presentation back in October. Everyone was very friendly and accommodating. Read More >
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CVS Pharmacy- Sherman Ave., Evanston (1 month, 1 week ago)

I usually go to the CVS in Lake Forest, but I did go into this one once. It was a lot bigger than the one in Lake Forest, and they... Read More >
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Culver's - Libertyville (1 month, 1 week ago)

I don't usually eat at fast food places, but I have been to this Culver's a few times. The food's pretty good, and I like how they bring the food... Read More >
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Adler Planetarium and Museum (1 month, 1 week ago)

I've only been here once when I was really little, but from what I remember, it was okay. I remember it being small and not having a lot of exhibits... Read More >
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College of Lake County (1 month, 2 weeks ago)

I took a few classes here over my summer breaks when I was in college. My experiences in those classes were noting but positive. My professors were really nice and... Read More >
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Bar Louie Tavern & Grill - Evanston (1 month, 2 weeks ago)

I remember coming here for lunch a few years ago. The food was pretty good, and the service was also good. They were very accommodating, and the restaurant was wheelchair... Read More >
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Equestrian Connection (1 month, 2 weeks ago)

I volunteered here a few years ago, and I really like their mission. I like how they're able to provide services to everyone with disabilities, regardless of age or what... Read More >
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Great Lakes Adaptive Sport Association (1 month, 2 weeks ago)

I have not participated in the programs this organization has put on, but I have a friend who has. They seem to be very helpful and accommodating, and I like... Read More >
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Chicago Transit Authority (1 month, 2 weeks ago)

I've taken the CTA Purple, Red, and Yellow Lines a few times, once to a presentation in the city, and the other times to Cubs games and to get to... Read More >
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Search, Inc. (1 month, 2 weeks ago)

I went to Search's Mount Prospect office a few years ago to watch a presentation. Everyone was very friendly and accommodating. Read More >
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Lake View High School (1 month, 2 weeks ago)

I was also here for the same presentation. Everyone was nice and friendly. I like how they were trying to be inclusive by having the presenters help teach the students... Read More >
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Joseph Sears School (1 month, 2 weeks ago)

I was also at this school for the presentation. Everyone was really friendly, and the kids asked a lot of questions. Read More >
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Lake Forest Library (1 month, 3 weeks ago)

Sadly, I was not able to attend the presentation that was given here a few months ago. I'm disappointed because I come to this library a lot, considering the fact... Read More >
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Illinois Fire Inspectors Association (1 month, 3 weeks ago)

I also presented at this organization's conference last winter. The audience was very friendly and engaged, and had very interesting questions. We even got free keychains after the presentation, and... Read More >
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Evanston Township High School (1 month, 3 weeks ago)

I was also at the presentation here on Valentine's Day last year. The presentation was only for the school's faculty, but I'm sure the faculty taught their students some of... Read More >
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City Colleges of Chicago- Harry S. Truman (1 month, 3 weeks ago)

I was also at this school for the same presentation last year. Everyone was really nice and friendly. I wish the audience would have been a little more engaged, as... Read More >
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Brookfield Zoo (1 month, 3 weeks ago)

I also was here for a few presentations last year, and they both were great experiences. For one of them, I like how we had time after the presentation to... Read More >
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Adler University (1 month, 4 weeks ago)

I wasn't there for the presentation, but I did go to the building for a few meetings last fall. It's very accessible. The security guards are great about answering questions,... Read More >
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Wildlife Discovery Center (1 month, 4 weeks ago)

I used to come here a lot when I was younger, and still come back to visit every once in a while, since I often go to the nature preserve... Read More >
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Village of Northfield (1 month, 4 weeks ago)

This was one of the first trainings I did with the Disability Awareness Players. I remember everyone being so nice and friendly there. Read More >
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The Village of Wilmette (2 months ago)

I was also at their city hall for the same presentation last year. Everyone was really nice and accommodating, and the audience was very engaged and interested in what the... Read More >
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Plainfield Public Library District (2 months ago)

I came here with the Disability Awareness Players back in November. They were very flexible and accommodating with us. The training was supposed to be on their main level, but,... Read More >
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Lincoln Park Zoo (2 months ago)

I have participated in several Disability Awareness Trainings at this zoo, as well as having visited it several other times. It's a great zoo, mostly because it's one of the... Read More >
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Lake Forest Parks & Recreation (2 months ago)

I've lived in Lake Forest pretty much my whole life, so I'm very familiar with the city's Parks and Recreation services. Growing up, I used to love going to the... Read More >
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Independence Grove (2 months ago)

I love going to Independence Grove when the weather is cooperating. There are lots of activities to do there such as hiking, biking, boating, and even swimming. I like riding... Read More >
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City of Evanston (2 months ago)

Although I do not live in Evanston (yet), I do work in this city, and I think it's really nice. There's lots to do there, and I like the fact... Read More >
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Ravinia (2 months ago)

My family and I attend at least one concert here each year, since we've been members for a few years now. It can be a bit hard to navigate, mostly... Read More >
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Lyric Opera of Chicago (2 months ago)

I wasn't there when JJ's List did a training there, but I did go recently to see a show. The theater was very nice and beautiful! It was crowded when... Read More >
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Kartemquin Films (2 months, 1 week ago)

I did a training with the Disability Awareness Players here a few years ago, and it was one of the first ones I did. Everyone was very nice and friendly... Read More >
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Willis Tower (2 months, 1 week ago)

I haven't been here since the name change, but I remember going here as a kid. I remember liking the view, even though I couldn't see as far as they... Read More >
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Chicago Children's Museum (2 months, 1 week ago)

I also participated in the training back in April. The staff was very helpful and friendly. Everyone seemed to enjoy the presentation, and they were very interested in learning about... Read More >
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Wildwood IB Magnet School (7 months ago)

I was also at the event at this school back in March. The students were very involved and engaged, and listened to every word that was said. I like how... Read More >
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Vernon Area Public Library (7 months ago)

I was at this presentation a few weeks ago as well. Everyone was very friendly and seemed to enjoy the presentation. I liked how they asked about making the shelves... Read More >
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Forest Preserves of Cook County (7 months ago)

This review is a little late, but I also was at the presentations back in February/March. Everyone was very friendly and welcoming there. I liked that after one of the... Read More >
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Chicago Riverwalk (7 months, 2 weeks ago)

This is a fairly new feature along the Chicago River. It has many things to do, such as restaurants, kayaking, bike rentals, and guided tours. There is something to do... Read More >
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The Field Museum of Natural History (7 months, 2 weeks ago)

I've always been a bit of a history nerd, as well as liking to learn new things, so the Field Museum is a place in which I fit right in!... Read More >
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Shedd Aquarium (7 months, 2 weeks ago)

I've been to the Shedd Aquarium many times over the years, and continue to love it every time I go there. I like going and seeing the different aquatic life... Read More >
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Chicago Botanic Garden (7 months, 3 weeks ago)

I love coming here in all seasons! Each time I come here, I find something different to see! My favorite gardens are the English Walled Garden, the Japanese Garden, the... Read More >
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Bristol Renaissance Faire (7 months, 3 weeks ago)

I love coming here every summer! There's so much to do here! Shows, food, even just people watching! My favorite thing to do there is watching the jousting tournaments. It's... Read More >
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Art Institute of Chicago (8 months ago)

I've been to the Art Institute many times over the years, since my mom and grandma are members. I like the variety of art they have there, and enjoy attending... Read More >
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The School of Saints Faith, Hope, and Charity (8 months ago)

I was also at the training at this school. I loved attending the presentation! Both the staff and the students were very friendly and interested in the presentation. I liked... Read More >
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Wilmette Public Library (8 months, 1 week ago)

I also was at the training done here the other day. I really liked the library itself, it was very large (much larger than the library in my town), and... Read More >
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Disneyland Resort (8 months, 3 weeks ago)

I was last here a few years ago, and I regret not reviewing this truly "magical" place sooner. My experience here was beyond my expectations, in a good way. Everyone... Read More >