Get Up and Go! for Jan. 23, 2014
January 23, 2014 9:21AM
Updated: February 24, 2014 1:06PM
Here are events worth getting out of the house for on Jan. 23.
Suggestions include Steger, Chicago Ridge and Tinley Park.
Chinese New Year: Steger-South Chicago Heights Library offers this Culture Club presentation from 5 to 6 p.m. at 54 E. 31st St., Steger. There will be food for attendees to sample as well as a small craft. Information: Michael Ayala at (708) 755-5040 or www.ssch.lib.il.us.
Dabbling With Dorothy: Chicago Ridge Public Library, 10400 Oxford Ave., presents this program for ages 18 and older from 6 to 8 p.m. Chicago Ridge resident Dorothy Norris will guide participants through the process of painting a seascape in January and a sunset in March. Canvas and seat space is limited. Cost is $25 per person per class and requires in-person registration. Information: (708) 423-7753 or chicagoridge.lib.il.us.
Movies & Books: Tinley Park Public Library, 7851 Timber Drive, focuses on F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby” (Scribner) at 7:30 p.m. at this program for teens and adults. Information: (708) 532-0160 or tplibrary.org.