Get Up and Go! for Aug. 28, 2013
August 28, 2013 6:11AM
Here are events worth getting out of the house for on Aug. 28.
Suggestions include Palos Park, Frankfort and Homewood.
BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP: Palos Park Public Library, 12330 Forest Glen Blvd., will host this meeting at 11 a.m. Attendees will discuss “Life is a Gift: The Zen of Bennett” (Harper) by Tony Bennett. Information: (708) 448-1530, palosparklibrary.org.
FRANKFORT AREA GARDEN CLUB: This group meets at 7 p.m. at Founders Community Center, 140 Oak St., Frankfort. The group, which meets on the last Wednesday of every month, is open to anyone interested in gardens, arrangements and crafts regardless of where they live. Information: frankfortgardenclub.com.
SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP: Homewood Public Library, 17917 Dixie Highway, will present this meeting of science fiction and fantasy readers at 7 p.m. The featured title is “Divergent” (Katherine Tegen Books), the first in the trilogy, by Veronica Roth. On Sept. 25, the group discusses First Second Books titles “Foiled” and “Curses! Foiled Again” by Jane Yolen. Information: (708) 798-0121, homewoodlibrary.org.