Updated: February 21, 2014 6:09AM
Here are events worth getting out of the house for on Jan. 20.
Suggestions include Midlothian, Steger and Palos Heights.
Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Art Project: Midlothian Public Library’s Children’s Department, 14701 S. Kenton Ave., offers people the chance to share their dreams for their families, schools, countries or world and create a Dream Cloud for a group project from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Information: (708) 535-2027 or midlothianlibrary.org.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Trivia Contest: First- to fifth-graders can fill out trivia questionnaires from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Steger-South Chicago Heights Library, 54 E. 31st St., Steger. Participants with correct answers will be entered into a raffle to win a book of one’s choice (up to $20 value). Information: Cindi Gaz at (708) 755-5040 or www.ssch.lib.il.us.
Birthday Party For Martin Luther King Jr.: Ages 5 and older can hear stories, make a craft and have some cake in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday at 4 p.m. at Palos Heights Public Library, 12501 S. 71st Ave. Information: (708) 448-1473 or palosheightslibrary.org.