Get Up and Go! for June 24, 2013
June 24, 2013 11:55AM
Updated: July 25, 2013 6:12AM
Here are events worth getting out of the house for on June 24.
Suggestions include Lemont and University Park.
“BACK TO THE FUTURE”: Lemont Public Library District, 50 E. Wend St., screens this 1985 sci-fi and adventure comedy at 2 p.m. as part of Madcap Movie Mondays. Directed by Robert Zemeckis, the PG film stars Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd and Lea Thompson. Admission will be canned goods for local food pantries. Information: Mary Inman at email@example.com or (630) 257-6541.
POLITICAL LEADERSHIP THROUGH TURBULENT TIMES: Governors State University’s free Dynamic Leadership Lecture Series concludes with this program by U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly (D-Ill.) at 6:30 p.m. in the Center for Performing Arts, 1 University Parkway, University Park. The former state representative has extensive legislative experience. She also was the first black woman to serve as chief of staff for a constitutional officer in Illinois when she was in the Illinois State Treasurer’s Office. Kelly said consumer protection, economic development, crime victim protection and public safety are important. Information: (708) 534-5000, govst.edu.