Get Up and Go! for Sept. 25, 2013
September 25, 2013 7:25AM
Here are events worth getting out of the house for on Sept. 25.
Suggestions include South Holland and Chicago Ridge.
COLLEGE & CAREER EXPO: South Suburban College, 15800 S. State St., South Holland, hosts this 24th annual Career Development System event from 5 to 7:30 p.m. in the Fitness Center. This free event is designed to provide grade school and high school students and their parents with information regarding educational opportunities across America. More than 120 exhibitors including universities, colleges, technical schools, the armed forces and construction trades will be featured. New this year is a student raffle for an Apple iPad and a $100 Visa gift card. Information: careerdevelopmentsystem.org or (708) 225-6021.
“PERSEPOLIS”: Chicago Ridge Public Library, 10400 S. Oxford Ave., presents this film, winner of the Jury Prize at the 2007 Cannes Film Festival, at 7 p.m. There will be a discussion of the film and Marjane Satrapi’s award-winning “Persepolis” (Pantheon), a memoir of growing up in Tehran during the Islamic Revolution, at 7 p.m. Thursday. High school students and adults are welcome. Information: (708) 423-7753.