Get Up and Go! for Feb. 25, 2014
February 25, 2014 12:25AM
Updated: February 25, 2014 2:09AM
Here are events worth getting out of the house for on Feb. 25.
Suggestions include Palos Park and Lynwood.
“Early Movers & Shakers”: HFK Presents’ Terry Lynch performs at the Center, 12700 Southwest Highway, Palos Park. The event begins with a noon luncheon, which costs $17 per person and requires advance reservations. The 1 p.m. program will follow the luncheon. The audience will hear stories of the road to success of some famous local entrepreneurs. Discussed will be Marshall Field (department stores), Charles Walgreen (drugstores), William Wrigley (chewing gum), Ray Kroc (McDonald’s restaurants) and Frederick Maytag (appliances). Reservations and information: (708) 361-3650. HFK Presents information: (708) 218-7001 or hfkpresents.com.
Best Of The 70s: Read The Book, See The Movie: Glenwood-Lynwood Public Library hosts a discussion of 1970s fiction from 6 to 6:45 p.m. at 19901 Stony Island Ave., Lynwood. The film inspired by the literature will be screened from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 26. Information: glpld.org or (708) 758-0090.