Get Up and Go! for Aug. 30, 2013
August 30, 2013 10:16AM
Updated: October 1, 2013 6:13AM
Here are events worth getting out of the house for on Aug. 30.
Suggestions include Palos Park, Chicago Heights and Hickory Hills.
RUMMAGE SALE: The Children’s Farm at the Center hosts this event from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday and Saturday at 12700 Southwest Highway, Palos Park. The sale will feature a variety of housewares, hardware, toys, craft items, clothes, jewelry, books, electronic equipment, furniture, sporting goods and gardening supplies. Information: (708) 361-3650, thecenterpalos.org.
THE $100K CHALLENGE: South Suburban Humane Society will present Empty the Shelter from noon to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday at 1103 West End Ave., Chicago Heights, as part of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals and Rachael Ray challenge. All animal adoption fees will be waived. Information: (708) 755-7387.
ANNUAL FISHING DERBY: Hickory Hills Park District will conduct this free event for ages 6 and older at 5 p.m. at Martin Park Pond, 89th Place and 78th Avenue. A valid fishing license is required for ages 17 and older. Information: (708) 598-1233, hhparkdistrict.org.