Briefs: Lipinski to hold veterans fair
December 6, 2013 9:06PM
Updated: January 9, 2014 6:34AM
U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski is holding a Veterans Fair at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Johnson-Phelps VFW Post 5220, 9514 S. 52nd Ave., Oak Lawn.
Congressional staff members and officials from the state and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will be among those available to help veterans with matters including medical records, veterans’ claims and benefits, medals, veterans hospital billing among other things.
Call (312) 886-0481 or go to www.lipinski.house.gov. for more information.
‘Women and Islam’ program
Fulbright Scholar Rukhsana Hassan, Director of Gender Studies at Fatima Jinnah Women’s University, Pakistan, is scheduled to present an adult education program, “Women and Islam,” at B’nai Yehuda Beth Sholom at 2 p.m. Sunday in Homewood, according to a press release.
The temple is at 1424 West 183rd St. in Homewood. For more information, call (708) 799-4110.