Workshops & Events

Events at Monarch Thrift Shop will be located 2875 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60618 unless otherwise stated.

 Check back here for more events soon!



Community Yoga

We invite you to join us for Better Together community yoga! Session led by The Groove Chicago and held at Monarch Thrift Shop. All participants receive a 15% discount at Monarch Thrift Shop after yoga. Register HERE!

Co-Working in a community art gallery

Need a change in environment or pause in your work day? Head on over and join us in this Co-working with a Creative Pause space led by our partners One Heart One Soul in the gallery space. Art supplies provided.

Open Art Studio in Avondale Chicago



Thrifting + Coffee + Community.

Join avid thrifters and make new friends in this thrift shop walking tour shopping small-business thrift shops led by Monarch Thrift Shop!

What's included with your ticket:

  • Small cup of coffee from a local roaster
  • Free scarf from Monarch Thrift Shop because who doesn't love a scarf
  • Discounts from participating thrift shops
  • Guided tour across Avondale & Logan Square
  • Community!

Your participation helps support the work of Monarch Thrift Shop in Breaking Cycles of Youth Homelessness, Reducing Recidivism, Rebuilding Lives.


The Traveling Comedy Show at Monarch Thrift Shop! Purchase your tickets here to reserve your seat while helping to raise money for our mission!


Holiday Craft Class at Monarch Thrift Shop

Holiday PomPom Workshop


Holiday Fundraiser

Holiday Fundraiser Supporting Monarch Thrift Shop

This Holiday Season We Invite You To Create Holiday Greeting Cards For Incarcerated Women.

Create Holiday Cards for Incarcerated Women