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Teachers Worthwoods School Worth recently picked one student from each grade who has been time school since beginning year receive

Teachers at Worthwoods School in Worth recently picked one student from each grade who has been on time to school since the beginning of the year to receive a certificate and a Subway coupon. Pictured (from left) are Logan Zavala, Noor Abu-Shalbak, Adamary Panzo Morales, Heidi Venegas, Alissa Salgado and Philip Anglin. | Supplied Photo

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Updated: March 4, 2013 6:09AM



Sunday | 3

Open House: St. Patricia School, 9000 S. 86th Ave., Hickory Hills, will hold an open house for students in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday. Information: (708) 903-1737.

Chainmaille Art: McCord Gallery and Cultural Center, 9602 W. Creek Road, Palos Park, will host “The Fundamentals of Chainmaille Design and Patterns” with Katie Baum from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday. The cost is $40 for residents and $55 for nonresidents. Information: (708) 671-0648.

Supply Swap: Bridgeview Public Library, 7840 W. 79th St., holds an ongoing craft materials swap program. Patrons can bring craft items to the library and swap them for something of comparable value. Information: (708) 458-2880, Ext. 105.

Superbowl Party: St. Patricia Parish, 9050 S. 86th Ave, Hickory Hills, will host a Superbowl Party for adults age 21 and older at 3:30 p.m. Sunday. The cost is $30. Information: (708) 598-3671 or www.stpatriciaparish.com.

Library Move: Alsip-Merrionette Park Public Library will open its newly renovated building at 9 a.m. Feb. 25 at 11960 S. Pulaski Road, Alsip. The temporary facility at 12838 S. Cicero Ave. will be closed beginning Sunday. Patrons can use library cards at surrounding suburban libraries. Information: (708) 371-5666.

Book Sale: Palos Heights Public Library, 12501 S. 71st Ave., will hold a winter book and magazine sale from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday and Monday. Information: (708) 448-1473.

Vesper Worship: The Center, 12700 Southwest Highway, Palos Park, hosts vesper services at 12:30 and 4:30 p.m. Sundays in the Wayside Chapel. Vespers are nondenominational worship services of music, meditation and prayer. Information: (708) 361-3650.

Monday | 4

Tax Forms: Oak Lawn Public Library, 9427 S. Raymond Ave., will have federal and state tax forms available at the library’s Computer Center or at www.oaklawnlibrary.org. Copies made on the library’s photocopier or computers are 10 cents per page. Information: (708) 422-4990.

Teen Manicure: Green Hills Public Library, 8611 W. 103rd St., Palos Hills, will host a Teen Manicure Night at 6 p.m. Monday. Nail kits will be provided. The program is limited to 20 teens. Registration: (708) 598-8446 or www.greenhillslibrary.org.

Mock Interviewers: Moraine Valley Community College, 9000 W. College Parkway, Palos Hills, is seeking business people to participate in a Mock Interview Day from 2 to 5 p.m. Feb. 20. Information: (708) 974-5313 or jrc@morainevalley.edu.

Resume Readiness: Chicago Ridge Public Library, 10400 S. Oxford Ave., is hosting a free workshop titled “Resume Readiness: Show Your Value” at 7 p.m. Monday. Information: (708) 423-7753.

Driving Course: A Rules of the Road review course will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Monday at the Thornton Township Senior Center, 1420 Huntington Drive, Calumet City. Information: www.cyberdriveillinois.com.

Pinochle Club: The Worth Senior Pinochle Club meets from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the Worth Terrace Center, 11500 S. Beloit Ave., Worth. Games begin at noon, and lunch is available. Membership is free. Information: (708) 448-1181.

Tuesday | 5

First Ladies: Oak Lawn Public Library, 9427 S. Raymond Ave., will host a “Famous First Ladies” dramatization by Jenny Riddle at 7 p.m. Tuesday. First ladies Mary Todd Lincoln, Eleanor Roosevelt and Jackie Kennedy will be portrayed. Information: (708) 422-4990 or www.oaklawnlibrary.org.

Candy Class: Bridgeview Public Library, 7840 W. 79th St., will host a candy making class for children by Delicious Creations at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration: (708) 458-2880.

Blood Drive: Bridgeview Public Library,7840 W. 79th St., will hold a blood drive from 2 to 6 p.m. Tuesday. Donors must be age 17 or older, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in general good health. A photo ID is required. Appointments: (708) 458-2880, Ext. 105.

Lip Print: Palos Park Public Library, 12330 Forest Glen Blvd., will host “It’s All About You: What Your Palm and Lip Print Reveal About You” with Michael Katt at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Registration: (708) 448-1530 or www.palosparklibrary.org.

Lunch Program: The Center, 12700 Southwest Highway, Palos Park, will host “Bicycling Through Holland” from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday. The cost is $16 per person. Reservations: (708) 361-3650.

Story Time: Palos Park Public Library, 12330 Forest Glen Blvd., offers its Good Morning Story Time for children ages 2 to 5 at 10:15 a.m. Tuesdays through Feb. 26. Parents must remain in the library during story time. Registration: (708) 448-1530.

Needle Club: Palos Heights Public Library, 12501 S. 71st Ave., hosts its Needles Club for knitters and crocheters from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesdays. Information: (708) 448-1473.

Wednesday | 6

Story Hour: Green Hills Public Library, 8611 W. 103rd St., Palos Hills, will host a Valentine’s Day story hour at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Information: (708) 598-8446 or www.greenhillslibrary.org.

Film Discussion: Cine Verse will show the 1978 film “Pretty Baby” from 7 to 10 p.m. Wednesday at the Oak View Community Center, 4625 W. 110th St., Oak Lawn. Information: (708) 529-9028 or www.cineversegroup.blogspot.com.

Open House: The Oak Lawn Park District Preschool will host an open house for children ages 3 and 4 from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Little White Building, 9514 S. 54th Ave., Oak Lawn. Information: (708) 857-2200.

School Registration: Palos Heights School District 128 will hold kindergarten and preschool registration from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Indian Hill School, 12800 S. Austin Ave., Palos Heights. Information: (708) 597-1285.

Senior Club: The Palos Heights Senior Club is offering membership to all seniors age 55 and older with a Palos Heights mailing address through Feb. 28. Meetings are held at 1 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month at Moraine Valley Community Church, 6300 W. 127th St., Palos Heights. Information: Edna Craig, (708) 448-7498.

Thursday | 7

Comedy and Romance: Green Hills Public Library, 8611 W. 103rd St., Palos Hills, will show the 2012 movie “The Five-Year Engagement” at 7 p.m. Thursday. Free refreshments will be served. Information: (708) 598-8446 or www.greenhillslibrary.org.

Get Organized: Bridgeview Public Library, 7840 W. 79th St., will host “Organizing for Everyone with Beth Randall” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. Registration: (708) 458-2880, Ext. 105.

Open House: The Oak Lawn Park District Preschool will host an open house for its PlaySchool and PrepSchool programs from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Oak View Center, 4625 W. 110th St. Information: (708) 857-2200.

Story Time: Palos Park Public Library. 12330 Forest Glen Blvd., offers its Night Owl Story Time program for children ages 4 and 5 at 7 p.m. Thursdays through Feb. 28. Parents must remain in the library during story time. Registration: (708) 448-1530.

Business Networking: The Oak Lawn B2B Networking Group meets at 7:15 a.m. Thursdays at Les Brothers Restaurant, 8705 S. Ridgeland Ave. Information: www.oaklawnb2b.com.

Garden Club: The Garden Club of Evergreen Park meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Thursday of the month at Evergreen Park Public Library, 9400 S. Troy Ave. The annual fee of $20 is payable upon joining the group. Nonmembers may attend up to two meetings for a donation of $5. Information: bnjdonahue@hotmail.com.

Monthly Bingo: The Stickney Township Office on Aging hosts Super Bingo at 9:30 a.m. the first Thursday of the month at the Louis S. Viverito Senior Center, 7745 S. Leamington Ave., Burbank. The event includes games of bingo, prizes and lunch. Registration: (708) 636-8850.

Friday | 8

‘Roman Holiday’: Oak Lawn Public Library, 9427 S. Raymond Ave., will show the 1953 movie “Roman Holiday” at 10 a.m. Friday. Information: (708) 422-4990 or www.oaklawnlibrary.org.

Bird Paintings: The Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W. 111th St., Chicago, will host “38 Birds-Paintings by William Eckhardt Kohler” from Friday through March 10. A reception will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Feb. 10. Information: (773) 445-3838 or www.beverlyartcenter.org.

Live Bands: The Marrs-Meyer American Legion Post 991, 11001 S. Depot St., Worth, has live bands playing from 8 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. There is no cover charge. Information: (708) 448-7006 or (708) 448-6699.

Saturday | 9

Benefit Auction: The Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W. 111th St., Chicago, will host its Benefit Auction at 6 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $50. Information: (773) 445-3838 or www.beverlyartcenter.org.

Scrapbooking Event: Bridgeview Public Library, 7840 W. 79th St., will host a drop-in scrapbooking session from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Registration: (708) 458-2880.

Metal Clay: McCord Gallery and Cultural Center, 9602 W. Creek Road, Palos Park, will host “Intermediate Art Clay Copper Techniques” by Katie Baum from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday. The cost is $40 for residents and $55 for nonresidents. Information: (708) 671-0648.

T-Shirt Quilt: Chicago Ridge Public Library, 10400 S. Oxford Ave., will host a T-shirt quilt class from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. The cost is $10. Registration: (708) 423-7753 or www.chicagoridgelibrary.org.

Cabaret Singer: Palos Park Public Library, 12330 Forest Glen Blvd., will host cabaret singer Kym Frankovelgia at 2 p.m. Saturday. Registration: (708) 448-1530 or www.palosparklibrary.org.

Craft Fair: The Veterans Memorial Middle School’s Student Council is hosting a Craft Fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at 12320 S. Greenwood Ave., Blue Island. Admission is $2 for adults and $1 for children. Information: (708) 385-6630, Ext. 7316 or rzylman@district130.org.

Political Career: The League of Women Voters of the Palos-Orland Area will host retired state Sen. Ed Maloney at 9 a.m. Saturday at Palos Heights Public Library, 12601 S. 71st Ave. Information: palosorlandlwv.org.

Screenwriters Group: Oak Lawn Public Library, 9427 S. Raymond Ave., hosts a screenwriters group from 1 to 3 p.m. the second and fourth Saturdays of the month. Information: (708) 422-4990 or www.oaklawnlibrary.org.

Writers Group: Oak Lawn Public Library, 9427 S. Raymond Ave., hosts a general interest writers group from 10 a.m. to noon the second and fourth Saturdays of the month. Information: (708) 422-4990 or www.oaklawnlibrary.org.

Al-Anon Group: The Center, 12700 Southwest Highway, Palos Park, hosts Al-Anon meetings at 9 a.m. Saturdays in the main building. Information: (708) 361-3650.



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