Updated: February 8, 2014 6:07AM
Here are events worth getting out of the house for on Jan. 7.
Suggestions include Palos Park and Oak Forest.
A Day of Reflection For The New Year: The Center, 12700 Southwest Highway, Palos Park, offers this special event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Rev. Chris Hopkins and program director Lois Lauer will lead the program, which includes a guided meditation, a labyrinth walk and sharing, all to enter the new year in a mindful way. Participants are encouraged to dress warm for an outside walk to the labyrinth, or they may sit by the fireside and use a lap labyrinth. The program includes a New Year’s luncheon, which is $17 per person. Reservations are required. Information: (708) 361-3650.
Open House: South Suburban College hosts this event for its Paralegal Program from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in Room 5190 at the University & College Center, 16333 S. Kilbourn Ave., Oak Forest. Attendees can learn about a career that is expected to grow 18 percent through 2020 according to the U.S. Department of Labor. Information: Jason Cieslik at (708) 596-2000, Ext. 2579 or email@example.com.