Richards High School math teacher Debbie Swanson helps freshmen-to-be troubleshoot the computer code theyâve written on graphing calculators during Early Start, a three-week bridge program for new students. | Supplied photo
Updated: September 2, 2014 6:18AM
National Night Out: Oak Forest will mark its police-community partnership at the 17th annual National Night Out event, hosted by the crime prevention commission, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at the city hall, 15440 Central Ave.
Balance Class for Older Adults: Palos Community Hospital is offering a class designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults. The eight-week class, “A Matter of Balance,” emphasizes practical strategies to manage falls. It will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesdays from Tuesday to Sept. 23 at Palos Health & Fitness Center, 15430 West Ave., Orland Park. The cost is $50. Call (708) 226-2300 to register. For more information on the hospital’s programs, visit PalosCommunityHospital.org.
Sons of Italy Lodge Picnic: The Order Sons of Italy in America Leone D’Oro Lodge No. 2700 annual lodge picnic is set for noon Aug. 9 at Jaycee Grove, 16801 S. 80th Ave., Tinley Park. The picnic is free for members and their families. Guests are $5 each. Information: (708) 560-0632.