Updated: July 4, 2014 2:10AM
Blast Off Vacation Bible School: Olympia Fields United Methodist Church, 20301 Western Ave., will hold its vacation Bible school from 6 to 8:30 p.m. July 11, 1 to 3:30 p.m. July 12, and 9 to 11 a.m. July 13. Classes are for kids from age 3 through eighth-graders. Information or registration: (708) 481-5928 or www.ofumc.com.
Workshop of Wonders Vacation Bible School: Pilgrim Faith United Church of Christ of Oak Lawn, 9411 S. 51st Ave., will hold its Workshop of Wonders vacation Bible school from 9 to 11:30 a.m. starting Monday and running through July 11. The program is for children from age 4 through fifth-graders. The cost is $5 per child. To register, visit 2014.cokesburyvbs.com/pilgrimfaithvbs or call (708) 422-4200.
Jewish Genealogical Society Meeting: The Illiana Jewish Genealogical Society will meet at 2 p.m. July 20 at B’nai Yehuda Beth Sholom, 1424 W. 183rd St., Homewood. Rabbi Michael N. Stevens will present the program, “My Thirty–Six Years as a Congregational Rabbi.” Members are free. Nonmembers: $2 donation. Information: ijgs.home.comcast.net.