Get Up and Go! for Oct. 2, 2013
October 2, 2013 1:50AM
Updated: October 2, 2013 2:41AM
Here are events worth getting out of the house for on Oct. 2.
Suggestions include Park Forest and Oak Lawn.
“IT’S HALLOWEEN”: Vintage Halloween decorations such as Gurley Halloween candles, die-cut decorations and a boxed costume with mask are on display through Nov. 2 at the 1950s Park Forest House Museum, 141 Forest Blvd. (at Fir Street). The museum is open 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays or for groups by appointment. Admission is $5 for adults and free for ages 12 and younger with an adult. Information: Mike Gans at (708) 305-3308, Jane Nicoll at (708) 481-4252 or parkforesthistory.org.
“SWEENEY TODD”: Film discussion group CineVerse brings back Shocktober Theater with “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” at 7 p.m. at Oak View Center, 4625 W. 110th St., Oak Lawn. Directed by Tim Burton, the 2007 musical horror drama was chosen by CineVerse member Jeanne Johnson. The movie stars Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter and Alan Rickman. Rated R for graphic bloody violence, the film runs for 1 hour and 56 minutes. Information: cineversegroup.blogspot.com.