Calendar of Events

January 2015

Jan 27

Lap Sits

Tuesday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Parents and children 3 years old and under welcome.
Lapsits - The fourth Tuesday of the month.
Literacy-based group encounters provide you and your child a wonderful experience together. The primary goal is for you to interact with each other, although you will also enjoy the time with other families. Topic for the month is "Rain".
Please RSVP no later than 3pm on day before the class. Class closes 15 minutes after scheduled start time. Please be prompt.
Questions call 773-205-3637
Maryville Crisis Nursery
4015 N. Oak Park Ave., Building B
24 hour helpline:773-205-3637


Jan 29

38th Ward Candidate Forum

Thursday 7:00 PM
January 29th
St Patrick High School
5900 W Belmont
This event will be in the Stahl Family Theater and is being hosted by the Friends of Portage Park, Northwest Side Housing Center and Portage Park Chamber of Commerce. All candidates on the 2015 ballot for 38th Ward Alderman will be invited to participate in this forum. This event is open to the public and everyone is welcome. Questions for the candidates can be e-mailed to info@friendsofportagepark.org.


February 2015

Feb 6

Portage Park Family Valentine Dance

Friday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Come out and listen to great music played by the Portage Park Jazz Band. Enjoy dance contests, refreshments and fun for the whole family.
Portage Park
4100 North Long Avenue
Admission: $5
For more information please call the Portage Park Fieldhouse at 773-685-7235.


Feb 10

Baby Talk Classes

Tuesday 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Parents and children 3 years old and under welcome.
Come PLAY, SHARE, have QUESTIONS ANSWERED.
Parenting Issues class-The second Tuesday of the month.
Topic for the month is "Consequences If..Then" Please RSVP no later than 3pm on day before the class. Class closes 15 minutes after scheduled start time. Please be prompt.
Questions call 773-205-3637

Maryville Crisis Nursery
4015 N. Oak Park Ave., Building B
24 hour helpline:773-205-3637


Feb 10

Landlord-Tenant Matters: Effectively Managing the Court Process

Tuesday 11:30 AM
Free Senior Enrichment Seminars being presented by the Cook County Elder Justice Center.
Location: Courtroom 2005 - 20th Floor
The Richard J. Daley Center
50 West Washington Street
Chicago, IL

Further information regarding the Cook County Elder Justice Center and announcements of upcoming seminars can be viewed at
Cook County Court


Feb 15

St. Mary of Providence Pasta Fest

Sunday 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Food, Raffles and Music
Adults - $12.00
Children under 4 - $8.00
St. Mary of Providence
4200 N. Austin Ave.
Gymnasium Building - corner of Austin & Cullom
Tickets Sold in Advance and at the Door
For further inquires and Ticket Information call
773-545-8300


Feb 20

St. Edward Family Reading Night

Friday 7:00 PM
St. Edward Family Reading Night will be held on Friday, February 20th at 7PM in Buckley Hall, 4447 N. Lowell. Come spend an evening reading with your family! Please RSVP at events@stedwardschool.com


Feb 24

Mental Health Commitment Hearings

Tuesday 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Free Senior Enrichment Seminars being presented by the Cook County Elder Justice Center.
Location: Courtroom 2005 - 20th Floor
The Richard J. Daley Center
50 West Washington Street
Chicago, Illinois

Further information regarding the Cook County Elder Justice Center and announcements of upcoming seminars can be viewed at
Cook County Court